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UOWD announces research grants for 2010

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010

UOWD takes great pleasure in announcing the successful research grants for 2010.

Grants were awarded in three categories:
NRF Enhancement FundingUOWD Research GrantsUOWD Industry and Community Linkage Grants
Congratulations to the following grant recipients:
Project Title
Principal Investigator(s)
Amount AED
UOWD Research GrantsTransformation of Emirati Managers Values during Rapid Modernization and EmiratisationDr. Michael Willemyns15,000Understanding Health Information Systems Assimilation in the UAE: A Multi-level ApproachDr. Kathy Shen, Prof. Mohamed Khalifa, Dr. David Van Over & Ms. Suzan Ahmed14,836Energy Efficient Internet in the UAEDr. Mohamed Salem & Dr. Mohamed Watfa13,500Energy Efficient Protocols and Software Tools for Sensor NetworksDr. Mohamed Watfa15,000UOWD Industry and Community Linkage GrantsComputer Vision–based Imaging System for Road Traffic MonitoringDr. Farhad Keissarian7,000Greening the Construction Industry Supply Chain in UAE: Modelling the Carbon FootprintDr. Balan Sundarakani, Dr. David Van Over & Dr. Arijit Sikdar10,000Computer-based System for Newborn Hearing Screening Test Information Storage, Retrieval and AnalysisDr. Catherine Todd, Dr. Rana Batterjee & Ms. Lubaina Sharafally 10,000Service Loyalty: Making it WorkDr. Melodena Balakrishnan, Dr. Naeem Muhammed &  Mr. Immanuel Moonesar10,000NRF Enhancement GrantsUser Adoption of e-Government in UAEDr. Jawahitha Sarabdeen & Dr. Gwendolyn Rodrigues15,000New Design Approach for Safer and Economical Structures in Seismic RegionsDr. Kamal Jaafar15,000Virtual Manipulation and Force Sensing during Inner Ear Surgery for Clinical ApplicationDr. Catherine Todd15,000Is the Level of Wealth Related to an Individuals Happiness? Indicators of Gross National Happiness in the United Arab EmiratesDr. Jayashree Payyazhi, Dr. Peter Hosie & Dr. Michael Thorpe15,000Identification and Verification of Predictors of International Managers PerformanceDr. Peter Hosie15,000