Dr. Maryam Rashed Al Shehhi
Dr. Maryam Rashed Al Shehhi Assistant Professor
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering

Dr. Maryam Al Shehhi obtained her PhD from Masdar Institute (UAE), in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA). She then continued her postdoctoral fellowship at MIT in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences. Currently, Dr. Al Shehhi she is a visiting scholar at MIT and an Assistant Professor at Khalifa University.

Education
  • PhD, Interdisciplinary Engineering, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (UAE) in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)
  • MSc, Water and Environmental Engineering, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (UAE) in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)
  • BSc, Chemical Engineering, United Arab Emirates University (UAE)
Teaching Areas
  • Data Analysis for Environmental Modelling
  • Remote sensing applied to the Environment
  • Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Engineering Design
Research Interests
  • Remote sensing and Earth observation applied to the environment, food security and climate change
  • Remote sensing and optical modeling
  • Management of water resources and coasts from space
  • Modeling and forecasting the ocean circulations, tides, and the biogeochemical properties
  • Mapping of urban areas and smart cities
  • Assessment of renewable energy resources using remote sensing
  • Mapping and monitoring of agriculture and vegetation fields from space
  • Mapping, monitoring, and forecasting of air and water pollution
  • Integrating artificial intelligent and remote sensing