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INNOVATIVE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT AWARD

1st Joint Place: Masdar Institute in Khalifa University

The Masdar Institute in Khalifa University presented a unique solution that uses a perforated black fabric placed under a solar collector to drive a HDH (Humidification de-humidification) solar desalination process. The use of this fabric helped overcome the barriers of low water production and high equipment costs associated with conventional HDH Systems.