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Rabia Said

Country of origin: Nigeria Currently in: Nigeria, General field of specialization: Physics
OWSD Award
Academic Background


Research and Profession

Current Research Activities


Dust aerosol effects on climate, the atmospheric weather in the lower atmosphere and ionospheric interactions.


Energy Institute, UK
Women in Physics in Nigeria
New York Academy of Science
Prizes, Grants and Awards

OWSD Awards

Feb 2015
OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Award for Early Career Women Scientists
For her research that seeks to solve Nigerian environmental challenges, such as decreasing deforestation by turning carpenters' waste into briquettes to replace firewood. She is currently working on a government project to gather atmospheric data, and is a mentor in local and national science projects that encourage youth participation in science.

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