Projects

Proposal Title College Department Principal Investigator (PI)

GCC Sovereign Wealth Fund Domestic Acquisitions: Impact on governance, performance, and cost of capital

College of Business & Economics

Economics & Finance

Jocelyn Grira

Political Risk and the Cost of Equity Capital: Lessons from the MENA Region

College of Business & Economics

Economics & Finance

Mohamed Belkhir

Vortex Tube Energy Separation Performance Under Different Tube Parameters

College of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mohammad Omar Hamdan

First-Principle Investigation of Suitable Materials for Detection of CO2

College of Science

Physics

Nacir Tit

Development of Fibrous Sorbents from Recycled Polymeric Waste and Thier Application in the Removal and Retrieval of Crude Oil Spills

College of Science

Chemistry

Mohamed Al-Azab

Development and Characterization of Gas Analyzers of Commercialization Potential

College of Science

Chemistry

Sayed Marzouk

Greenhouse and field evaluation of transgenic bentgrass stably expressing P SARK;ipt genes for drough tolerance

College of Food & Agriculture

Aridland Agriculture

shyam sreedhara kurup

Transforming water spinach (Ipomoea aquatica) with abiotic stress tolerant genes

Khalifa Center For Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology

N/A

Li Ling

Comparative analysis of various AOP-enzyme approaches for efficient aromatic pollutant degradation

College of Science

Chemistry

Syed Salman Ashraf

Evaluation of Concrete Non-Destructive Testing Instruments for Performance and Ability to Measure Properties Change Over Time

College of Engineering

Architectural Engineering

Omar J. Al-Khatib

Sero-negativity and microbiological burden of pertussis across all age groups, including pregnancy, in the city of Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Paediatrics

Hassib Narchi

Glycemic Control, Quality of Life, Associated Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases and Genetics of Emirati Patients with Type 1 Diabetes in Abu Dhabi – UAE

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Internal Medicine

Juma M Alkaabi

Characterization of the Anticancer Effects of Boswellia sacra Essential Oil in Combination with Common Chemotherapeutic Drugs

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Biochemistry

Farah Mustafa

Role of MCJ protein, an endogenous inhibitor of mitochondrial respiration, in cancer chemoresistance and metastasis

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Medical Microbology & Immunology

Basel Ramadi

Design, Synthesis and Pharmacological Evaluation of new Multipotent Anti-Alzheimer Disease Agents

College of Science

Chemistry

Mohammad Khasawneh

Targeting Histone Acetyl Transferases (HATs) in Breast Cancer by Carnosol, a Novel HAT Inhibitor and Transcriptome Analysis of Dysregulated Genes

College of Science

Biology

Rabah Iratni

PROMOTING SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY USING A MODEL OF INTEGRITY EVIDENCES FROM THE UAE, AUSTRALIA, TURKEY, AND ITALY

College of Business & Economics

Accounting

Nihel Chabrak

Policy Uncertainty and Stock Returns: Conditional Dependence and Spillover Effects

College of Business & Economics

Economics and Finance

Chiraz Labidi

ANTECEDENTS AND CONSEQUENCES OF NEW PRODUCT EXPLORATION WITHIN SMEs IN THE UAE

College of Business & Economics

Business Administration

Mumin Dayan

Camel Gelatin: A Potential Alternative to Pork Gelatin

College of Food & Agriculture

Food Science

Sajid Maqsood

Introducing Quinoa as a Strategic Crop to Achieve Food Security in United Arab Emirates

College of Food & Agriculture

Agribusiness & Consumer Science

Safdar Muhammad

USING MULTI-OBJECTIVE OPTIMIZATION FOR DESIGNING THE ULTRA-LOW-POWER AND RELIABLE CMOS STANDARD CELL LIBRARY

College of Information Technology

Computer System Design

Azam Beg

Cloud-Based end-to-end QoS enforcement in UAE Health Big Data value Chain

College of Information Technology

E-Commerce

Mohamed Adel Serhani

An Information Security and A Regulatory Framework for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in the UAE

College of Information Technology

Information Security Track

Ezedin S. Barka

Social Network based solution for obesity awareness, monitoring, and prevention in the UAE

College of Information Technology

Intelligent Systems

Saad Harous

Predictive Big Data Analytics and Real-Time Monitoring and towards Energy Conservation

College of Information Technology

Software Development

Salah Bouktif

Body size and expression and methylation analysis of developmental genes in the placenta and umbilical cord of newborns of biologically related and unrelated parents

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Internal Medicine

Srdjan Denic

Proteinuric Biomarkers in Chronic Kidney Disease: Clinical and Experimental studies

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Internal Medicine

Omran Bakoush

Seroprevalence of vaccine preventable diseases among students and staff of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences (UAE University)

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Institute of Public Health

Mohamud Sheek-Hussein

Screening of genetic causes and molecular basis underlying congenital disorders in UAE

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Paediatrics

Lihadh Al-Gazali

To study the role of food allergy and levels of different immune-regulatory and inflammatory cytokines in children’s with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) among UAE nationals

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Internal Medicine

Shirina Alsowaidi

Effects of the Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase p110δ Inhibitor Idelalisib on Influenza A Virus Infection in Murine Model

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Pediatrics

Ahmed Deemas Alsuwaidi

Analytical and Experimental Assessment of Performance Limit States for Seismic Loss Estimation of Concrete Buildings in the UAE

College of Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Aman Allah M. Mwafy

Finite Element Modeling and Fracture Prediction of Wide-Flange Steel Braces under Cyclic Loadings

College of Engineering

 

Madhar Haddad

Reinforcing Continuous Concrete Structures with Hybrid Steel-Composite Rods: Experimental Testing and Numerical Modeling

College of Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Tamer El Maaddawy

Improving luminous environment in museum buildings in UAE for more effective and protection of valuable artifacts displays

College of Engineering

Architectural Engineering

Khaled A. Al-Sallal

Metric Properties of Linear Operators

College of Science

Mathematical Sciences

Mohamed Salim

Inert Gas Condensation of Aluminum Nitride Nanoclusters for optoelectronic applications: UV- light emitting diodes (LEDs)

College of Science

Physics

Nasir Qamhieh

Development, characterization and application of multi-detector flow injection systems based on parallel and serial flow configurations for simultaneous determination of clinically important biochemicals.

College of Science

Chemistry

Jody Daniel Haddow

Optical Data Processing with Solions in Waveguide Arrays

College of Science

Physics

Usama Al Khawaja

Forced convection from a cylinder undergoing controlled circular motion Placed in a uniform stream

College of Science

Mathematical Sciences

Qasem Al-Mdallal

Estimation in restricted parameter spaces.

College of Business & Economics

Statistics

Othmane Kortbi

Labour Market Discrimination in UAE and Bangladesh: Evidence from Field Experiments

College of Business & Economics

Economics & Finance

Mrittika Shamsuddin

Antecedents & Consequences of Expatriate Adjustment: A study on the Adjustment of Expatriate Workers in the UAE

College of Business & Economics

Business Administration

Hanan Saber Mohammed Saeed Almazrouei

Technology and social inclusion of students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) in three primary schools in the UAE.

College of Education

Special Education

Efthymia Efthymiou

Effects of Camel Milk on plasma glucose responses and insulin sensitivity: an acute postprandial study

College of Food & Agriculture

Nutrition & Health

Ruqaiya Moosa Al Balushi

An appraisal of Al Ain’s consumers and farmers’ acceptance of treated wastewater resources.

College of Food & Agriculture

Agribusiness & Consumer Sciences

Tarik Chfadi

Anatomical and Morphological Study of Gastrointestinal tract of the Dromedary Camel (Camelus dromedarius)

College of Food & Agriculture

Veterinary Medicine

Ahmad Al Aiyan

Economic Study of Water Use in Date Palm Production in the UAE

College of Food & Agriculture

Agribusiness & Consumer Sciences

Dr Berhanu A. Degefa

The effects of comprehensive direct and indirect metalinguistic written corrective feedback on Emirati EAP students’ written accuracy and writing skills

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Linguistics

Khaled karim

The UAE A 21st Century Nation Brand: A Case Study of Etisalat Telecommunications Strategic Global Expansion Into Africa

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Mass Communication

Maha Bashri

Remote sensing of sabkha ecosystems in the United Arab Emirates

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Geography & Urban Planning

Abdelgadir Abuelgasim

Development of an assessment tool for oral skills in Emirati Arabic speaking children

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Linguistics

Alexandra Marquis

Consumerism and Socio-Economic Status in UAE

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Sociology

Mahmoud M Naamneh

Poetry, Possible World, and the Future of Ecological Engagement

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

English Literature

Jonathan Butler

Information and communications (ICT) curriculum in high schools in UAE: Issues, implications and the way forward.

College of Information Technology

security

Yousef Ali Mohamed Mubarak Al Hammadi

Effect of type 2 diabetes on postmenopausal bones.

College of Medicine & Health Sciences

Anatomy

sahar mohsin

Smart Nano-Photonic Structures for Vision and Solar Energy Harvesting

College of Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Faycal Saffih

Dynamic Stability of Elastic and Viscoelastic Aircraft Wings

College of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Tariq Taha Darabseh

Intelligent Home Energy Management System with Renewable Energy and Demand Response Enabled Appliances

College of Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Hussain Shareef

Sustainable Product Design and Manufacturing

College of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Aiman Ziout

Algebraic structure of crossed products

College of Science

Mathematical Sciences

Viktor Bodi

New hair test to determine Vitamin D status in Humans

College of Science

Chemistry

ILTAF SHAH

Growth of III-Nitride Nanowires (InGaN, InAlGaN, and GaN) via low cost photoelectrochemical method for photonic applications

College of Science

Physics

Adel Najar

Correlation of antioxidant and antiproliferative activities of five medicinal plants used in the United Arab Emirates with phenolic and flavonoid contents

College of Science

Chemistry

Dr. Bayan Al-Dabbagh

Molecular mechanisms controlling rostral migratory stream in mammalian brain

College of Science

Biology

Rasheed Al Hammadi

Apr 6, 2016