As Deputy Executive Director for the Institute of Advanced Technology Integration, Dr. Yasmeen Al Lawati joined the Research Council in 2015 with the mandate to strengthen the link between applied research and industry through turning innovative prototypes into scalable products. She has more than 20 years of experience in the Oil and Gas industry mainly as produced water management and treatment expert.
She re-structured the produced water strategy and aligned the water management deliverables with design control assurance framework in all PDO projects. She was also behind the Nimr Reed Bed Pilot and the concept of turning produced water from a liability into a resource in a region suffering from water scarcity.
Dr. Yasmeen Al Lawati has presented more than 20 Conference Papers in the field of Produced Water and Sustainable Development. She obtained her PhD from Imperial College of Science and Technology in June 2000 in the field of multiphase flow from the Chemical Engineering Department.