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Final deployment of light pole urban microclimate monitoring stations in Abu Dhabi

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 12:44
We have completed the deployment of a total of 25 urban microclimate monitoring stations in severla representative downtown districts of Abu Dhabi. The stations are operational and report the recorded data back to Masdar Institute on a daily basis. A

Masdar Institute participation in the EU project INDIGO (20 March 2017)

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 14:40
Masdar Institute is now officially a participant in the INDIGO Horizon 2020 project funded by the EU Commission. INDIGO involves the development of a highly efficient and intelligent district cooling system based on an optimized system management str

World Future Energy Summit (Abu Dhabi, 16-19 January 2017)

Thursday, 19 January 2017 14:18
The urban microclimate modeling project was presented at the WFES. A new video describing the research complemented the 3D models of the E3 district.

Technical meeting of the EU H2020 project INDIGO (Pavia, Italy)

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 03:15
The Consortium discussed the work done so far and planned the work to do in the next months. It was a fruitful meeting with very interesting discussions and brainstorming sessions. A technical visit was organized on the second day of the wo

Visiting researcher at AIST (Tsukuba, Japan)

Friday, 19 August 2016 06:39
During a month-long visiting researcher assignment at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) in Tsukuba, Japan, Prof. Afshari interacted with urban climate researchers of different Japanese uni

First ADM light pole weather station now operational

Monday, 08 August 2016 05:01
The first ADM light pole weather station is now operational and has produced a first batch of measured data. It is the most complete of our weather stations, able to measure vertical temperature gradient near the ground as well as radiation from neig