Research and Development - Lovely Professional University
Research Research Research

26000+

Publications

157000+

Scopus Citations

130

H-Index

1800+

IPR Granted

9498+

Funded Projects (in lakhs)

550+

Tie-ups worldwide

About us

The Research and Development Cell at Lovely Professional University is dedicated to fostering a robust research environment that nurtures innovation and academic excellence. It serves as a hub for facilitating and supporting cutting-edge research across various disciplines, providing comprehensive assistance in securing external funding, managing intellectual property rights, and promoting interdisciplinary collaborations. The R&D Cell offers access to state-of-the-art laboratories and sophisticated instrumentation, ensuring that researchers have the resources needed to conduct high-impact studies. By organizing workshops, seminars, and conferences, the cell enhances the professional development of faculty and students, while also focusing on the commercialization of research outputs to contribute to societal and economic growth.

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Department of Sponsored
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Department of Research
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Department of Research
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Department of Research Impact
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Department of Intellectual
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Department of Central
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Corps d'elite

LPU faculty in top 2% scientists in world - 2023 as per Stanford University, USA

Dr. Monica Gulati
Dr. Monica
Gulati
Dr. Pranav K. Prabhakar
Dr. Pranav K.
Prabhakar
Dr Vijay Mishra
Dr. Vijay
Mishra
Dr. Gursharan Singh
Dr. Gursharan
Singh
Dr. Sachin K. Singh
Dr. Sachin K.
Singh
Dr. Gulshan Kumar
Dr. Gulshan
Kumar
Dr. Hitesh Vasudev
Dr. Hitesh
Vasudev
Dr. Ravinder Kumar
Dr. Ravinder
Kumar
Dr. Manik Rakhra
Dr. Manik
Rakhra
Dr. Praveen K. Sharma
Dr. Praveen K.
Sharma
Dr. Deepak Kumar
Dr. Deepak
Kumar
Dr. Naveen Gupta
Dr. Naveen
Gupta
Dr. Navjeet Kaur
Dr. Navjeet
Kaur
Dr. Akhil Gupta
Dr. Akhil
Gupta
Dr. Ravindra Jilte
Dr. Ravindra
Jilte
Dr. Komal Agrawal
Dr. Komal
Agrawal
Dr. Saurabh Satija
Dr. Saurabh
Satija
Dr. Rubiya Khursheed
Dr. Rubiya
Khursheed
Dr. Chander Prakash
Dr. Chander
Prakash
Dr. Dhriti Kapoor
Dr. Dhriti
Kapoor
Dr. Joginder Singh
Dr. Joginder
Singh

Sponsored projects

Thermal Energy Storage
Thermal Energy Storage
Integrating thermal energy storage for food/grain drying with CST/RE to lower pollution ( Indo-Australia Joint Project)
EU-SPIRIT
EU-SPIRIT
LPU leading a consortium of 11 universities to research sports education in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia under the Erasmus + project.
Efficient THz radiation
Efficient THz radiation
Develop a theoretical model for efficient THz generation during laser-plasma interaction.
programmes

Research oriented &
Industry driven Ph.D.
Programmes

Applications are invited for admission to Ph.D. Programmes under various disciplines. Admission to the Ph.D. Programmes will be through LPUNEST (Ph.D.) and Interview.

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resources

Access to state-of-the-art
facilities and equipment

Central Instrumentation Facility

A wide range of high-end instruments for pushing the boundaries of research in science and technology to higher level.

Central Instrumentation Facility
Central Instrumentation Facility
Central Instrumentation Facility

Industry sponsored & collaborated labs

Sai India
Train and guide prospective entrepreneurs on product knowledge along with honing technical, selling, and service skills.
Cisco
Provide training to students in CCNA as per academy standards.
NSE Academy
Joint MBA & BBA ‘Financial Market’ (FM) programs for providing practical knowledge and skills.
Google
Google Center of Excellence at LPU campus offers special android certification as part of the syllabus.
EMC2
University collaborated with EMC2 for an advanced career in storage and information management.
Safeducate
Led by Stanford and Cambridge alumni, Safeducate brings international operational know-how of the supply chain logistics.
Cadence
VLSI lab with Cadence (leading provider of EDA and semiconductor IP) builds technical and research skills.
Microsoft Imagine
Basic fundamentals and advanced concepts of IT to sustain in industry.
CMC
Collaborative work for rural health endeavors, institutional development, and promotion of technology for societal benefits.
Punjab Remote Sensing Centre
Enhancing research in the field of geo-spatial technologies and exploring feasibility of launching satellite-payload.
Niua
Research based collaboration that focuses on decentralized sanitation systems.
ICSI
Conducting specialized training programmes in LPU for faculty members, research scholars, and students.
Jeol
Research and development of processes, tools and techniques for joint academic research.
Academic Resources

Academic resources

LPU has a rich central library and 12 discipline-specific libraries that provides access to:

  • 29 Lakh+ books and e-books
  • 41000+ journals
  • 800+ e-magazines and
  • 11+ online databases through 24x7 free wifi and remote access
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Support

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)

The university has a full-fledged ecosystem to support innovation. The faculty and students are mentored right from the assimilation of ideas, prototyping, filing of IPR. The university has successfully granted patents both nationally and internationally.

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IPR
Consultancy

Consultancy

The university is providing consultancy and support in establishing various Micro, small & medium enterprises/industries and establishing academia-industry connect which is aligned to national priorities and missions like Make-in-India and Start-Up India etc.

Conferences

Conferences

The university is committed to giving students and faculty different platforms to gain exposure and have deliberations on current research and innovation in their specialised disciplines. In order to uphold its commitment, the university offers financial assistance for conferences, workshops, and seminars held both domestically and abroad.

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Research publications

Individual Aspirations - A Barrier for Second Career of Veterans
Individual Aspirations - A Barrier for Second Career of Veterans
This study is aimed on devising methods and standards to identify growing ambitions of veterans for a smooth transition into a second career.
Significantly enhanced electrostatic energy storage
Significantly enhanced electrostatic energy storage
Established a simple and effective strategy, for solution casting process able dielectrics with performance comparable to that of fillers prepared by the liquid phase method.
Natural Products, PGC-1 Alpha, and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Natural Products, PGC-1 Alpha, and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Summarizes the current knowledge on Duchenne muscular dystrophy, focusing on potential effects of natural compounds, acting as regulators of PGC-1α.

Funding agencies

LPU research work has been sponsored by all major national and international funding agencies to produce advancements in healthcare, medicine, environment, education, and industry.

Research enablement

Research Excellence Awards
Research Excellence Awards are presented to the achievers presented during the Teachers' Day celebration annually. Categories include "A++" (one-week visit to a top 200 international university) and other categories like A+, A, and B.
Travel Grant
LPU supports faculty and staff attending national and international conferences, workshops, and seminars by providing travel grants up to 1 lakh INR.
Monetary Benefits for Sponsored Research Projects
Principal and co-investigators of externally funded projects receive 25% of overhead charges and reduced teaching loads.
Intellectual Property Rights
The R&D cell aids in IP rights by identifying patentable work, assisting in patent filing, managing IP portfolios, conducting IP awareness programs, and facilitating licensing agreements and commercialization.