Prof. Marco Amabili is a Professor and holds the Canada Research Chair in Vibrations at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada....Read more
About AMRC and TII
The Advanced Materials Research Centre – one of the seven research centres at the Technology Innovation Institute (TII) in Abu Dhabi – is committed to innovation in the use of metals and composites including, meta, nano, smart, self-healing, energy absorbing and additive manufacturing materials.
Technology Innovation Institute (TII) is a pioneering global research centre that focuses on applied research and new-age technology capabilities. It serves as the dedicated ‘applied research’ pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC). The institute has seven initial dedicated research centres in Quantum, Autonomous Robotics, Cryptography, Advanced Materials, Digital Security, Directed Energy and Secure Systems.
The Institute’s agile approach ensures that it is unhindered by the barriers and bureaucracy often associated with research and development. TII advances research rapidly through a defined research roadmap, approved research funding and state-of-the-art-facilities.
By working with exceptional talent, universities, research institutions and industry partners from all over the world, the Institute connects an intellectual community and contributes to building an R&D ecosystem in Abu Dhabi and the UAE. The institute pursues the development of breakthrough technologies that have practical use-cases and global impact.
Technology Innovation Institute reinforces Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s status as a hub for innovation and contributes to the broader development of the knowledge-based economy.