Dr. Mohamed DarwishPrincipal Investigator | Water Desalination and Reuse
Desalination, Seawater Reverse Osmosis Desalting system, Qatar Energy and water analysis, Solar Desalination
- Ph.D. in Mechanical engineering, Kansas State University, 1969.
He worked as a Mechanical Engineer at the Egyptian Atomic Energy Commission from 1960-1964 and from 1970-1974. Dr. Darwish then worked as an Associate Professor, first at El-Mansoura University, Egypt from 1974-1976 and then at King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia from 1976-1985. He became a Full Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Kuwait University in 1985 until 2009. He worked as a consultant to the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science from 2009-2011. He has 86 publications in peer reviewed journals.
- Award of Honor from International Desalination Association for Outstanding Contribution to the field of Desalination Science (U.K.)
- Award of Best Researcher, College of Engineering, Kuwait University, 1994.
- Recipient of Rashed Bin Hameed Prize for Science and Culture (8000 Dh) in the UAE, for his Research in Energy, Nov. 1996.
Books about Qatar
Mohamed Darwish (2013) Implementation of Solar Energy for 2% Electric Generation Qatar 2020
Mohamed Darwish, Hassan Abdel Rehem, ans Rabi Mohtar, Solar Power Desalting plant in Qatar