Research @ LPU

LPU researchers won a huge research grant worth 10.8 Millions through Indo Canadian Impact project from DBT, GOI

Industry Sponsored & Collaborated Labs

LPU has various industry partnerships aimed at promoting research.


Provide training to students in CCNA as per academy standards.



Oracle University offers certifications like OCP, OCA etc. for different oracle products through Oracle Cloud services.



Tie-up for joint MBA & BBA ‘Financial Market’ (FM) programs that provide practical knowledge and skills required to operate in the finance market.



Google Center of Excellence at LPU campus offers special Android certification as part of the syllabus.



University collaborated with EMC2 for advance career in storage and information management.



VLSI lab with Cadence (leading provider of EDA and semiconductor IP) builds technical and research skills.



Led by Stanford and Cambridge alumni, Safeducate brings international operational know-how of the supply chain logistics.


Microsoft Imagine Academy

Basic fundamentals and advanced concepts of IT to sustain in industry.

LPU Faculty Research Scholars


LPU Faculty received their doctorate degrees (Ph.Ds.) from His Excellency, Sh. Pranab Mukherjee on 8th University Convocation held on 2nd May 2017. Hailing from various academic disciplines, scholars achieved their feats, while as a part of the LPU family.

Ph.D Scholars Details

Research @ LPU

Research Papers

Hundreds Published in Scopus Indexed Journals

OVER 700 Publication Last Year

Lovely Professional University is committed to excelling in research and development in all the disciplines. Let the record speak for itself!

Our Publication Record
# Years No. of Publications Download
1 2014 425
2 2015 705
3 2016 1164

Intellectual Property Development

LPU is doing novel research in various fields. Give it a look...
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Square Hole Drilling Machine


A drilling machine consisting of a drill chuck, a floating head with a tool holder attached to the chuck, a guide 5 fixed to the pillar of the machine to guide the tool to cut a desired profile and a work-piece holder having a work piece and attached to the base of the machine.

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Media for invitro dissolution testing of polysaccharide based colon targeted formulations and method thereof


The present invention discloses a novel, probiotic based dissolution media for in vitro testing of drug release from colon specific polysaccharide based formulations comprising a mixture of nutrition sources and specific polysaccharide digesting microbe(s) added externally.

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Sugar Free Draksha Asava


Sugar free Draksha Asava is completely herbal fermented liquid preparation. It is free from sugars while it contains not more than 10% and not more than 3% of self generated alcohol. It has therapeutic value for piles, tastelessness, heart diseases, and many other diseases.

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SITABY: The Posture Proctor


Sitting is bliss to the human; it is posture which is most widely used by the people for work, travel, dinning, and entertainment. The correct posture affects our body systems a lot. SitAby is going to be a game changer in stance correction, ailment eradication and habit breaking of erroneous sitting.

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Improved coal tar formulation for treatment of dandruff and other scalp diseases and its method of preparation thereof

IN2764/DEL/2013 WO2015040637A1

The invention pertains to an improved, coal tar aqueous formulation and its method of preparation thereof. The formulation comprises coal tar, water and emulsifiers as the major ingredients. It offers distinct advantages of enhanced efficacy in treatment of diseases of scalp.

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Electric Shock Alarm System


This invention relates to prevent human beings from getting an electric shock by touching metal body of an appliance having a leakage current.The present invention uses an electronic circuit consisting of a bridge rectifier to drive a small speaker which works on DC and an LED to indicate the contact of phase with the metal body in case of any leakage.

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Bag-O-Moto is a simple collapsible and foldable gadget capable of easy movement within large campuses of Organisations or Universities where people are required to carry loads up to 15 Kg. The person can also ride the gadget alongwith the load strapped on to the gadget.

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Improved Oral Targeted Drug Delivery System

IN2220/DEL/2010 WO2012035561A2

The present invention discloses an Improved Oral Targetted Drug Delivery System (O-TDDS) particularly suited for delivery of drugs having activity against the diseases located in the colon e.g. colon cancer, ulcerative colitis, protozoal infections.

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The composition consists of an extract of at least one herb, bos indicus, and metallic nanoparticle. In one aspect, the at least one herb may comprise a terminalia arjuna, an allium sativum, a garcinia indica, a tamarindus indica, a cassia fistula, an elettaria cardamomum a glycyrrhiza glabra and alike. In another aspect, the metallic nanoparticle may comprise a gold nanoparticle, a silver nanoparticle, a copper or copper oxide nanoparticle, a zinc nanoparticle, an iron or iron oxide nanoparticle, and combination thereof.

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Disclosed is a plug gauge (100) for inspecting a diameter of a hole (402). In one embodiment, the plug gauge (100) comprises a first truncated cone (102), a second truncated cone (104), and a central bar (106) connecting the first truncated cone (102) and the second truncated cone (104). Further, the first truncated cone (102) and the second truncated cone (104) comprise a scale engraved on their lateral surface. During operation, at least one of the first truncated cone (102) and second truncated cone (104) is inserted in the hole (402) for inspecting the diameter of the hole (402).

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A method to increase the rate of enzymatic saccharification of biomass by electro-stimulation maintained inside the fungal co-cultures of lignin peroxidase and endo and exoglucanase and β-glucosidase producing strains of fungus. It maybe be understood that the electro-stimulation of enzymatic hydrolysis effects the enzyme based degradation of lingo-cellulose by increasing the pore size of biomass under the effect of phononic vibration of electric current

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A wearable device that provides a technological solution for overcoming the procrastination habit or problem which people tend to have while executing their exercise related daily routine. It may be understood that the wearable device ensures that the people should follow their exercise routine commitments, which are made earlier in the day or night. In one embodiment, the wearable device is a bracelet that may be wore around a wrist or an ankle. The wearable device comprising a Bluetooth™, a power source, a lockin motor, a vibrator, a beeper, and an Arduino controller. In order to overcome the procrastination habit, the wearable device is communicatively coupled with a smart phone.

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Disclosed is a monitoring system for monitoring hygiene level of food items kept in storage units such as refrigerators. The monitoring system comprises a plurality of sensors that monitors gases released from the spoiled food. After processing sensory information, captured from the plurality sensors, the monitoring system notifies a user on his/her smart phone about the degrading quality of the food items. In one aspect, the user may be notified in form of graphs and percentage, informing about the quality of the food items. In this manner the monitoring system, based on the integration of Internet of Things (IoT) devices with the plurality of sensors, improves the efficiency of the food items preservation in the storage units.

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Disclosed is a method for preparing a microsphere. The method comprises melting Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) and Chitin together to form a molten PEG-Chitin mixture. The method further comprises, adding propylene glycol in the molten PEG-Chitin mixture to form a PEG-Chitin-propylene glycol mixture. Further, the method comprises dispersing Ornidazole particles in the PEG-Chitin-propylene glycol mixture to form an Ornidazole-PEG-Chitin-propylene glycol mixture and forming a liquid paraffin mixture of a heavy liquid paraffin and a light liquid paraffin. Furthermore, the method comprises stirring a thin film of the Ornidazole-PEG-Chitin-propylene glycol mixture into the liquid paraffin mixture until a pre-defined time period for preparing a microsphere suspended in the liquid paraffin mixture.

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A biodegradable sachet for cleaning delicate clothes which includes detergent with fragrance and anti bacterial/ antifungal compounds

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A biofilter to remove permanent hardness from water. The technology is very simple and cost effective.

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Disclosed is a method for preparing a drug loaded oil-in-water macroemulsion. The method comprises processing a drug molecule using either a modified vapour pressure diffusion method and an anti-solvent precipitated method. The drug molecule may be processed using one of Curcumin, Adapalene, Fenugreek or Ginger. Further, the processed drug molecules are dispersed in an oil phase before emulsification. The oil phase comprises of a first non-volatile oil phase and a second non-volatile oil phase. The oil phase may then be added to the water phase along with a surfactant while constantly stirring using a low-shear size-reduction machinery such as magnetic stirrer and electric stirrer.

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Disclosed is a system for hassle free collection of baggage by passengers at an airport. The present system reduces the anxiety of the passengers standing around a conveyor belt for baggage collection along with the minimization of baggage loss at the airport. The present system further facilitates to reduce the annoyance at baggage collection counter and theft cases at airports.

Sponsored Projects

In collaboration with the industry & governments.

Corrosion Auditing

To carry out in situ corrosion auditing in oil & gas pipelines by implementing suitable economic methods to control corrosion

Novel Heterocyclic Scaffolds

Designing & combining components to Formulate the Novel Heterocyclic Scaffolds as potential anti-diabetic agents to reduce toxicity.

Self-focusing ultra-short pulses

By using strong focused laser profiles for producing exciting nonlinear phenomena, like harmonic generation, soft-x-ray in plasma under density transition.


Self nano emulsifying drug delivery systems formulates polypeptide-k, an oral phytoinsulin for the treatment of diabetes mellitus as an alternative to insulin.

Bi-layer Therapeutic System

Developing nano carrier bi-layer therapeutic system to ensure transportation of drug molecules to the affected area for the treatment of nail diseases.

molecule investigation

Analysing the transfer of radiations from cosmic objects using the collisional rate coefficients of H2CS and H2CC molecules.

Training for Ancillary Staff


Innovative low-cost green technology for treatment of wastewater discharging into tributaries and rivers.


Research conferences are a continuum at LPU
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Strategies for Global Competitiveness and Economic Growth - 2017

Dissemination of contemporary research on a wide range of strategic issues related to global competitiveness of business and holistic growth of economies.

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NICHE (Neo International Conference on Habitable Environments) - 2016

Taking cognizance of the concern for environment, LPU organizes NICHE to bring Architects, Environmentalists, Urban Planners, Academicians, and students for concerted efforts on creating Sustainable Habitats for the NextGen.

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RAFAS (Recent Advances Fundamental in Applied Sciences) - 2016

The Research initiatives at LPU are not confined to the labs. Through such conference, the academia joind hands with the industry to bring the innovative benefits of Applied Sciences to the common man.

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ICICS 2016 : International Conference on Intelligent Circuits and Systems

ICICS is an LPU endeavour to take congnizance of emerging technological advancements by bringing together the academians, technologists, and industry experts for ideation on communication systems and computing technology.

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International conference on Global Trends in teacher education

Education & Physical Education have organized the conference with the view have academicians, researchers and policy-makers deliberate enhancing the quality of teacher-education in India.

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National conference on technical advancements in civil engineering

The two day National Conference on Technical Advancements in Civil Engineering (NCTACE) 2016

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National conference on Amalgamation of recent Pharmaceutical Developments in Ayurveda

Aims to deliberate on the application of pharmaceutical tools and technologies in development of Ayurveda.

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Prospects and competitive challenges in Global Hospitality and Tourism Industry

Aimed to discuss challenges in global hospitality and tourism industry.

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Shannon 100- 3rd international conference on computing sciences

Propose new technologies, share experiences and discuss future solutions for design infrastructure for ICT.

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Emerging opportunities in pharmacy profession

The aim of the conference was to increase awareness regarding the different opportunities available for the pharmacy professionals

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Recent Trends in Pharma Industry: Bridging the Gaps in Pharmaceutical Education

To discuss crucial matters concerning innovative technologies used in drug delivery and diagnostics budding in the area of pharmaceutical sciences.

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Wilkes100-International Conference on Computing Sciences

Conducted in collaboration with INNS, ACRS & Elsevier. To celebrate the birth centenary of father of British computing and discuss real world problems and solutions in the area of computing.

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Bhartiya Vigyan Sammelan

BVS is a collaborative effort of Vijnana Bharti (VIBHA) with Lovely Professional University and Punjab Technology University with the theme Science for Global Development.

Research Enablement

How we help our researchers..

Research Appreciation Award

Research Excellence Awards are presented to the achievers during Teachers day celebration every year. Research appreciation Awards are presented to the achievers during Teachers day celebration every year. Award includes cash prize and an International visit.

University Scholarly Communication Grant (USCG)

The goals of USCG are to foster greater dissemination of the work of LPU Scholars, Showcase intellectual productivity of the University across the world and to support innovative models of scholarly publishing. This grant is available to LPU community where in University shares the article processing charges for publishing papers in journals of repute. (Journals indexed in WoS/Scopus).

Travel Grant

LPU is committed to increase the exposure of its faculty and staff by encouraging them to attend national and international conferences, collaborative research work, workshops, seminars and symposia for their professional growth and excellence. University provides support to its research community by providing them travel grant, which can be up to 60000 INR, to meet the expenses of attending research related events.

Monetary benefits to principal investigator of sponsored research projects

Principal and co-investigators of the externally sponsored research projects are provided 50% of overhead charges as well relaxation in the teaching load.

Leave point

The research contribution of the LPU faculty helps them to earn leave points which can be availed as leaves for attending research and academic related events.

Seed Money

Seed money is given to researchers for carrying out their preliminary research work. This amount can be utilized for small equipments, consumables, travel related to surveys, testing and analysis purpose.

Multidisciplinary Projects

LPU encourages faculty members to undertake multidisciplinary projects. Group of faculty members from different disciplines / Group of faculty members from different disciplines along with other research institutes/labs / Group of faculty members from different disciplines along with industry collaboration can avail multidisciplinary project grant.

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