Developing Innovative & Sustainable Solutions

UAEU's research focus is aimed at developing innovative and sustainable solutions to many of the challenges facing the UAE, the wider region and the international community today. The UAE has prioritized seven key area of strategic importance. These are renewable energy, transportation, education, health, technology, water resources and space exploration. This research focus contributes to the realization of the UAE 2021 vision where innovation, research, science and technology form the basis of a productive and competitive knowledge-based economy.

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Projects & Impact

United Arab Emirates University Developed Pandemic Simulator

A team led by Prof. Nazar Zaki is currently working on a fully developed Pandemic Simulator to assist in understanding the effects of social distancing and isolation on the development of a pandemic.[...]

UAEU researchers develop largest longitudinal mother and child health study: The Mutaba'ah Study

The Institute of Public Health at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University established Mutaba'ah;[...]

AI and machine learning to help save energy in future smart cities

AI and machine learning to help save energy in future smart cities[...]

Groundbreaking cancer research proves more promising than chemotherapy

The treatment of liver cancer through the golden spice of saffron has proven effective through the work of researchers and students at the United Arab Emirates University. Ameera AlMansoori, a 25-yea[...]

Researchers in the UAE tackle water scarcity at its core

Water scarcity has long been an issue in countries such as the United Arab Emirates. But the country's National Water Center is providing solutions for the efficient exploration, development, use, st[...]

New housing model allows expandable and retractable homes

Resilient, expandable and environmentally-friendly homes are being developed by researchers at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU).[...]

UAEU PhD student studies Korean entertainment impact on young Emiratis

Young Emirati females and their interest in the Korean entertainment industry was studied in depth by a student at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU).[...]

United Arab Emirates University Obtains Patent for Cooling Technology With High Efficiency Electronic devices

The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) has obtained a patent for a new technology relating to cooling electronic devices[...]

Migration critical to survival of dolphin populations, genetic study shows

International Team of researchers from United Arab Emirates University, Murdoch University, University of New South Wales,[...]

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Research Centers & Institutes

The United Arab Emirates University has established research centers & Institutes of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments.

Science and Innovation Park

The UAEU Science and Innovation Park aims to become globally recognized for its innovative environment and for helping to enhance the diversification of the UAE economy. It also aims to support a knowledge economy through scientific research and the commercialization of innovative new products. Additionally, the SIP will play a leading role in developing the next generation of leaders.

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Government Innovation Lab

This lab is a platform for launching the creative ideas of the university community, the local institutions in Al Ain City, and anyone who wants to benefit from the laboratory’s capabilities. It provides an environment that supports innovation in all subjects and areas that may serve the State's strategy. Since UAEU is always pioneering in supporting the ideas and policies of the government, it has established this laboratory to make innovation a government practice and a strong institutional culture. It also aims to enhance the effectiveness of planning and implementation in all government areas, and find solutions to the challenges faced by the institutions and authorities of the State.


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Aug 26, 2022