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Ahmed Al Harthi - UAE Pioneer

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, presented the award to Al Harethi and 42 other top Emirati achievers in the fields of education, research, health, economy, military, and sports, as part of the 43rd UAE National Day celebrations.


One Tree Hill

Sun coming up over a dune on an early morning sampling trip into the desert.

Auto Fluorescent Environmental Sample

Many of our environmental samples have naturally occurring auto fluorescent organisms.


Microbial and Environmental Chemical Engineering Laboratory


Characterization of desert microalgae species
Biodesalination: Light-Powered Salt Removal from Water
Biodegradable materials for soil regeneration
Characterization of camel gut microbes
Characterization of desert microbes
Characterization of Hydrocarbon Degrading Bacteria