BOARD

2019-11-19

Huma Khawar, Risham Hussain and Mahnoor Naseer Gondal present posters at ICPU, Punjab University, Lahore.

2019-05-27

Mahnoor Naseer Gondal, Samar Farrukh and Navaira Sherwani awarded SRP research grants by LUMS. Congrats!

2019-05-02

BIRL celebrates HEC TDF grant award in collaboration with Byonyks Inc!

2018-08-30

Summer research internship program concludes at BIRL!

2018-07-15

Chiragh series servers get upgraded!

2018-05-25

Summer research internship program kicks off at BIRL!

2018-03-18

Antimicrobial resistance situational awareness work covered by Business Recorder.

2018-02-06

Cancer Team's TISON project in the news.

2018-01-29

BIRL's Cancer and Health Informatics teams participate in Lahore Science Mela 2018.

2017-12-16

BIRL lands it's second DICE title as "Diagnia 2.0" stands 2nd at DICE 2017 - All Pakistan Information & Enabling Technologies (IET) Innovation competition.

2017-10-21

Diagnia 2.0 is released! Now supporting self-diagnosis for diabetes, cardiovascular disorders, hepatitis C and pneumonia along with pregnancy.

2017-08-31

CHIRAGH-III gets upgraded to prepare for rolling out of PERCEPTRON!

2017-07-20

Summer research program concludes with a workshop on Data Analytics & annual awards ceremony for star performers.

2017-07-08

Two network attached storages with capacities of upto 80 TB each are operationalized. Thanks HEC!

2017-06-23

BIRL inducts production servers DARVESH-I and DARVESH-II. Thanks HEC & ICT-R&D.

2017-05-29

Summer research internship program 2016 kicks off at BIRL.

2017-05-27

Fraz, Fizza and Zonaira (summer interns at BIRL) receive LUMS OSPR Summer Research Funding awards!

2017-05-21

Cancer and Proteomics teams take delivery of 6 state of the art development machines. Thanks ICT-R&D and HEC!

2017-04-02

BIRL turns four!

2017-03-29

MOU signed for data analysis with Ministry of Health!

2017-01-28

BIRL's Cancer and Health Informatics teams participate in Lahore Science Mela 2017.

2017-01-09

SOHRAB is born. SSE HPC's Windows component for BIRL is operationalized.

2017-01-17

The cancer modelling production server, CHIRAGH II, gets its second major upgrade to compute large scale cancer networks!

2017-01-02

BIRL starts 2017 with re-equipment of lab furniture, thanks to a grant from Dean SBASSE!

2016-12-22

"TISON" project gets the second position at DICE 2016, a mega innovation and entrepeneurship event.

2016-12-02

"Diagnia" receives the Best Poster Award at the Biosymposium-2016.

2016-12-02

"BALSA" and "TISON" project posters receive Honorable Mention at the Biosymposium-2016.

2016-11-15

BIRL's publishes "Diagnia", a self-diagnosis app for antenatal care, on Google Play Store!

2016-08-19

BIRL "Lab Awards 2016" held at SSE!

2016-08-19

Summer research internship program 2016 concludes at BIRL.

2016-07-21

Proteomics team wins 3rd prize in UET Electrical Engineering Senior Year Project Competition!

2016-07-18

The cancer modelling production server, CHIRAGH II, gets its first upgrade to compute large scale cancer networks!

2016-07-11

Our high performance computing collaborator, Dr. Waqar Nabi from University of Glasgow, visits BIRL!

2016-05-31

Maria Ahmed, a summer intern at BIRL, receives LUMS OSPR Summer Research Funding award!

2016-05-21

Summer research internship program 2016 kicks off at BIRL.

2016-05-20

BIRL wins a 15 Million PKR grant from ICT-R&D for cancer research.

2016-04-02

BIRL turns three! 

2016-03-28

Shareef Khalid, an undergraduate student at BIRL, gets admitted into Georgia Tech's MS Bioinformatics program.

2016-03-15

NVIDIA's Tesla K40 is inaugurated!

2016-03-07

BIRL moves to its new and spacious homebase 9-3C1 on SSE's 3rd Floor!

2016-02-29

Osama Shiraz Shah awarded the competitive UNIL summer internship at University of Laussane.

2016-02-26

Zohra Anwar wins the first prize in LUMS SSE PhD Colloquium.

2016-02-23

BIRL secures a hardware grant from NVIDIA Inc for cancer modelling.

2016-02-17

Dr. Amir Faisal joins BIRL as a Co-PI!

2016-02-11

BIRL secures a 5.6 Million PKR grant from HEC NRPU for proteomics research.

2016-01-29

We have twins! Proteomics and Cancer Systems Biology clusters "Chiragh-II" and "Chiragh-III" are born!

2016-01-23

Health informatics cluster "Chiragh - I" is born!

2015-11-21

Rashid Hussain stands 5th at the LUMS Marathon.

2015-02-26

BIRL operationalizes its first production server, NVIDIA Grid K2 cluster, the "Jafakash"!

2014-12-03

BIRL inducts its first GPU development server, the "Jafakash".

2014-09-30 Dr. Sadia Humera joins BIRL as a Co-PI.
 
2014-09-20 Antenatal healthcare platform participates in PAKATHON 2014 at UET Lahore.
 
2014-09-09 BIRL successfully delivers and deploys the official laboratory portals for the Department of Biology at LUMS.
 
2014-08-31 Summer 2014 internship program concludes! 
 
2014-07-15 The first of NVIDIA's Grid K2 GPU arrives at BIRL. 
 
2014-05-15
 
Summer 2014 internship program kicks off! 
2014-05-14 SLATE wins the 1st prize in the national software competition EMCOT2014 (held in Abbotabad).
 
2014-04-29 Dr. Waqar Nabi joins BIRL as a collaborator!
 
2014-04-13 Dr. Fayyaz Ahmad joins BIRL as a collaborator!
 
2014-04-13 Dr. Emad ud Din joins BIRL as a collaborator!
 
2014-05-12 SLATE wins the 1st prize at the at the ICT Vision2014. [Link]
 
2014-04-02
 
SLATE selected by ICT-R&D Fund for National Grassroots Research Initiative [Link]
2014-03-19 Dr. Aziz Mithani joins BIRL as a Co-PI.
 
2014-03-08 SLATE participates in SOFTEC 2014! 
 
2014-01-30 BIRL moves to LUMS SBASSE!
 
2014-01-20 Dr. Sameer Ahmed moves to NAMAL! 
 
2014-01-15 Dr. Safee Ullah Chaudhary moves to LUMS!
 
2013-12-19
 
SLATE selected to appear in the Punjab Youth Festival - 2013
2013-12-16
 
SLATE participates in 12th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology-2013 
 
2013-05-28

 
ELECANS noted by World Biomedical Frontiers as a potentially significant advancement in multi-scale modelling of cancer systems biology. [Link
2013-07-01
 
Dr. Sameer Ahmed joins the group as a Co-PI
2013-04-02
 
Biomedical Informatics Laboratory is born!