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UAEREP’s First Cycle Awardees Present Outstanding Final Project Results At the 3rd IREF Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 15 January 2019  

The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science’s 3rd International Rain Enhancement Forum (IREF) today featured the final project results of its 1st Cycle awardees at the 2019 Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW). In the presence of a distinguished audience of VIP dignitaries,...

Research Groups from the USA, China and Russia Awarded for the UAE Rain Enhancement Program USD$5 Million Grant -Thursday 18 January 2018  

The awardees of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science were announced during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2018.   In the presence of an audience comprising VIP dignitaries, ambassadors, stakeholders and leading scientists, three research teams from the USA, China and...

Finnish Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Professor Hannele Korhonen, from Finland, was awarded a grant this afternoon at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2017 for a research project on the role of aerosols in efficient precipitation enhancement. Professor Korhonen is a Research Professor at the Finnish Meteorological...

British Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Professor Giles Harrison, from the University of Reading in the UK, was awarded a grant at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017 for a research on the electrical properties of clouds and on rainfall modeling. Professor Harrison’s previous experimental work includes making some of the first...

US Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Dr Paul Lawson, from the USA, was awarded a grant this afternoon at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2017 for a research project that will investigate new approaches to rain enhancement that leverages ice production processes in cumulus clouds. Dr Lawson founded SPEC Incorporated in...

Research Groups from USA, Finland and UK Announced as Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million... -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Three research groups from USA, Finland, and UK were selected as awardees of the 5 million US dollar grant awarded for the Second Cycle of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science. His Excellency Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi, Deputy Minister of Presidential Affairs in the United Arab...