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Finnish Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 17th 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 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 17th 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 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 17th 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... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

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...