News & Events

30 May

Newly Arrived Books at NSTIC

NSTIC is pleased to announce the arrival of the following books

To Borrow Books,

Please contact Mr. Walid A. Boulis, Ext: 9327 email: wboulus@kisr.edu.kw

For more information, contact

Ms. Shareefa AL- FreihExt: 9380. Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

No. Title

1         Infrastructure and Technology Management Contributions from the Energy, Healthcare and Transportation Sectors.

2         Coastal Ocean Observing: Platforms, Sensors and Systems Corredor, Jorge E.

3         Energy Security: Policy Challenges and Solutions for Resource Efficiency.

4         Weather & Climate Services for the Energy Industry.

5         Public-Private Partnerships :Managing the Challenges.

6         Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology.

7         Coastal Ecosystems of the Tropics – Adaptive Management.

8         Coastal and Marine Environmental Education.

9         Approaches to Enhance Industrial Production of Fungal Cellulases.

10       Toward Sustainable Relations Between Agriculture and the City.

11       Geopolymer Chemistry and Applications.

12       Physiology of Abiotic Stress in Plants.

13       Basic and Applied Phytoplankton Biology.

14       Understanding Cement: An introduction to cement production, Cement Hydrationand deleterious process in concentrate.

15       Scanning Electron Microscopy of Cement and Concrete.

16       Petroleum Science and Technology.

17       Applied Econometrics for Health economics: a practical guide/ Jones, Andrew.

18       Applied Econometrics for Health economics: a practical guide/ Jones, Andrew.C2

19       Bioinformatics: Sequences, structures, Phylogeny.

20       Application of Microalgae in Wastewater Treatment: v. 1, Domestic and Industrial Wastewater Treatment.

21       Microalgae – Based Biofuels and Bioproducts: from Feedback Cultivation to End- products.

22       Pore Structure of Cement-Based Materials: Testing, Interpretation and Requirements.

23       Functional Polymers.

24       Polymer Chemistry.

25       Corrosion Science and Engineering.

26       A practical Guide to Microstructural Analysis of Cementitious Materials.

27       Practical Manual on Marine Phytoplankton Identification.

28       Biotechnological utilization of mangrove resources.

29       Green Materials for Wastewater Treatment.

30       Groundwater Engineering: A Technical approach to hydrogeology, contaminant transport and ground water remediation.

31       Structural Materials: Properties and Selection.

32       Supercritical Water Processing Technologies for Environment, Energy and Nanomaterial Applications.

33       Supercritical Water Processing Technologies for Environment, Energy and Nanomaterial Applications.

34       Water Management and the Environment: Case Studies.

35       Anthropogenic Aquifer Recharge: WSP method in water resources evaluation series.

36       Building Theories: Heuristics and Hypotheses in Sciences.

37       Smart Infrastructure and Applications: Foundations for Smarter Cities and Societies.

38       Nanostructures and Nanomaterials for Batteries Principles and Applications.

39       Nanotechnology, Food Security and Water Treatment.

40       Integrated Water Resource Management: Cases from Africa, Asia, Australia, Latin America and USA.

19 April

Newly Arrived Books at NSTIC

NSTIC is pleased to announce the arrival of the following books

To Borrow Books,

Please contact Mr. Walid A. Boulis, Ext:9327 email: wboulus@kisr.edu.kw

For more Information, contact

Ms. Shareefa AL- FreihExt:9380. Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

No.      Title

1           Supplementary Cementing Materials in Concrete.

2          Concrete in Hot Environment

3          Concrete Technology for a sustainable development in the 21st century.

4          Aikali- Activated Cements and Concretes.

5          Manual of bio corrosion.

6          Encyclopyedia of Genetics , Genomics, proteomics and Bioinformatics:

7          Molecular Biology of the Cell (Sixth Edition).

8          World seas: an environmental evaluation,V. II.

9          Geotechnical practice for waste disposal

10         High Performance Concrete.

11         Future Foods: how modern science is transforming the way we eat

12         Bioremediation Technology for Plastic Waste.

13         Energy, Environment and Globalization: Recent trends, opportunities and challenges India.

14         Environmental Concerns and Sustainable Development Biodiversity, soil and waste management

15         Recycled Waste Material: Proceedings of EGRWSE 2018/ International Conference on Environmental Geotechnology, Recycled Waste material and Sustainable Engineering

16         Polymers for Agri-Food Applications.

17         Nanoscience for Sustainable Agriculture.

18         Food Preservation in Developing Countries: Challenges and Solutions.

19         Microcosm Manual for Environmental Impact Risk Assessment: from chemical to whole Effluent Toxicity (WET)

20        Emerging Technologies for Agriculture and Environment/select Proceeding of Its FEW 2018.

18 April

Innovation Brief (April – June 2021)

Innovation Brief (April – June 2021)

Innovation Brief is a quarterly publication, covering the latest developments in the science and technology innovation fields.

14 September

Newly Arrived Books at NSTIC

NSTIC is pleased to announce the arrival of the following books.

To borrow a book, please call Ext. 5047.

For more information,
please contact Ms. Shareefa Al Freih, Ext. 9380
Email: sfreih@kisr.edu.kw

No.Title
1Manual Sign Acquisition in Children with Developmental Disabilities
2The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers that Rule our World
3The Economist Guide to Economic Indicators: Making Sense of Economic
4Damodaran on Valuation: Security Analysis for Investment and Corporate Finance
5Investment valuation: Tools and Techniques for Determining the Value of any Asses
6Damodaran Narrative and Numbers: The Value of Stories in Business (Columbia Business School Publishing)
7Applied Econometric Time Series
8Marine Biotoxins and Seafood Poisoning
9Handbook of Algal Technologies and Phytocgnemicals
10Genomics and Genetics: From Molecular Details to Analysis and Techniques
11Econometrics Analysis of Cross Section and Panel Data, 2nd Edition
12Surface Chemistry of Aqueous Corrosion Process
13Handbook of Environmental Materials Management
14Biomimetic Lipid Membranes: Fundamentals Applications, and Commercialization
15Lea’s Chemistry of Cement and Concrete
16Concrete in Hot Environment
17Marine Benthic Dinoflagellates – Unveiling their Worldwide Biodiversity
18The Elgar Companion to Health Economics, 2nd Edition
19Comprehensive Biotechnology
20Magnesium Technology 2018
21Artificial Intelligence in Decision Support Systems for Diagnosis in Medical Imaging

24 August

Online Training Courses by ProQuest

NSTIC is pleased to announce a Series of Online Training Courses provided by ProQues.

Please click here for details.

19 February

Scholarly Communication Workshop

The National Scientific & Technological Information Center at Kuwait Institute for Research Scientific hosted a workshop entitled “Scholarly Communication Workshop” on the 13th of February, 2020 at KISR (Shuwaikh) Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah. This workshop aims to raise awareness on scholarly communication-related issues such as scientific publishing, copyrights, intellectual property rights, and open access, and how to overcome them. Moreover, an exhibition took place with the participation of a number of international publishers and organizations.

25 December

Scholarly Communication Workshop

The National Scientific & Technological Information Center at Kuwait Institute for Research Scientific is pleased to host a workshop entitled “Scholarly Communication Workshop.” This workshop aims to raise awareness on scholarly communication-related issues such as scientific publishing, copyrights, intellectual property rights, and open access, and how to overcome them. Moreover, an exhibition will take place with the participation of a number of international publishers and organizations. Please note that the event will take place at KISR (Shuwaikh) Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah Hall on the 13th of February, 2020, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Click here to register

3 December

Publishing Services @ NSTIC

The National Scientific and Technical Information Center (NSTIC) offered a presentation on Publishing Services @ NSTIC By Ms. Seham Al-Salim, Mr. Bassam Awadh, and Ms. Manal Al-Adwani, on Monday, 2 December 2019. It was held at 10:00 am at Al-Manhal Hall.

3 December

Certified Training Session on “Knovel and Engineering Village Database”

The National Scientific and Technical Information Center (NSTIC) held a certified training session on “Knovel and Engineering Village Database” By Mr. Hesham Nasser, Regional Manager, Engineering and Geoscience Solutions.

Session 1:

Monday, 11 November 2019

09:00 am – 11:00 am

Al-Manhal Hall (Shuwaikh) Session 2:

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Petroleum Research Center – Main Auditorium (Ahmadi)

7 November

Scopus Training Session (6-November 2019)

NSTIC has organized a training session on Scopus by Ms. Ozge Sertdemir at AlManhal hall.

The training session took  place on Wednesday, 6 November 2019, at 11:15 am