Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid announces KU professor as scientific medal winner
Two leading scientists have been announced winners of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Medal for Scientific Excellence. Professor Rachid Yazami and Dr Lourdes Vega each received the prestigious accolade at a ceremony on Tuesday. Prof Yazami, from Morocco, has contributed to the development of lithium-ion batteries for mobile phones. Dr Vega is director of the Research and Innovation Centre on CO2 and Hydrogen at Khalifa University.