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Qeeri develops cost-efficient desalination technology

Qeeri develops cost-efficient desalination technology

Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has developed a seawater desalination pilot plant which is showing higher efficiency than conventional technology – both in energy recovery to reduce thermal energy consumption, and cost effectivenes

QU centre begins annual monitoring of rare sea turtle nesting

QU centre begins annual monitoring of rare sea turtle nesting

The Environmental Science Center (ESC) at Qatar University (QU) has started the annual season to monitor the nesting of rare and endangered sea turtles for the 2021 season on the country's coasts and islands of the country.

BPS organises online orientation for Primary-I

BPS organises online orientation for Primary-I

The orientation programme for Primary-I was recently organised at Birla Public School (BPS). It was held online due to the pandemic with participation of Grade-I and II students, parents, and teachers.

QU industrial project highlighted in Nature Middle East

QU industrial project highlighted in Nature Middle East

A recent study conducted by Qatar University (QU) focussed on the oil/water separation properties by developed polymer nanocomposite membranes containing specialised nanomaterials that can resist biofouling.

Area 25 Toastmasters conduct confluence meeting

Area 25 Toastmasters conduct confluence meeting

Toastmaster International’s District 116 – Qatar – Area 25 recently conducted a virtual confluence meeting.

KSQ conducts annual blood donation camp

KSQ conducts annual blood donation camp

The Karnataka Sangha Qatar (KSQ) recently organised its annual blood donation camp at the Hamad Blood Donation Centre.

 8th High School Wooden Bridge Competition concludes

8th High School Wooden Bridge Competition concludes

The 8th High School Wooden Bridge Competition organised by the Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering at Qatar University, College of Engineering (QU-CENG) ended with a virtual closing award ceremony last week.

 QU marks Palestinian Land Day with talent competition

QU marks Palestinian Land Day with talent competition

In solidarity with the Palestinian Land Day which is marked on March 30, Qatar University’s (QU) Elia Club and Youth for Jerusalem Association organised a talent competition, encouraging all the artists of the community.

Qatar University hosts first meeting of Academic Network for Development Dialogue

Qatar University hosts first meeting of Academic Network for Development Dialogue

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) and Qatar University (QU), held the first annual meeting of the Academic Network for Development Dialogue (ANDD)

Research vessel begins three-day trip

Research vessel begins three-day trip

Janan, the research vessel under Qatar University's Environmental Science Centre (QU-ESC), on Sunday set off on a three-day research journey to study the marine environment in the Exclusive Economic Zone.

QU honours over 50 distinguished QU’s scientists

QU honours over 50 distinguished QU’s scientists

Qatar University (QU) hosted a honouring ceremony for distinguished scientists at QU who have made remarkable efforts and achieved outstanding recognition in their field of study.

QU students shortlisted for prestigious $1m startup award

QU students shortlisted for prestigious $1m startup award

Revive, a startup impact enterprise founded by Kateba al-Ghazali, Sumaya Yusuf and Nosheen Zehra from Qatar University has been shortlisted for the 2021 Hult Prize US$1m Challenge Regional Impact Summit.