Experts discuss key issues at International Rain Enhancement Forum

Emirates News Agency | Jan 25, 2021 at 7:44 PM
  • The virtual sessions of the fifth International Rain Enhancement Forum (IREF), which opened today under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, discussed a broad range of topics related to rain enhancement research.
  • Lining up prominent experts in rain enhancement science and technology, the two-day event is hosted by the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) through the UAE Research Programme for Rain Enhancement Science (UAEREP).
  • Sufian Farrah, Meteorologist and Cloud Seeding Expert at NCM, Prof István Geresdi from the University of Pécs in Hungary, and Dr. Roelof Bruintjes, Scientist at the US National Centre for Atmospheric Research, and Co-Principal Investigator of UAEREP’s second-cycle awardee Dr. Paul Lawson, participated in Part A.