PhD DSc FInstP FRSC
Professor of Medical Physics, Physiology and Medical Physics
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
He is rewarded for his cutting-edge research on the development and implementation of solar water disinfection technology (SODIS) to combat waterborne diseases among people without access to safe drinking water in Africa and Asia. His approach to this research is unique and pioneering, not only in the laboratory, but especially in the field, among the communities most exposed to waterborne diseases in developing countries.
• Award ceremony
10 February 2020, African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during the African Union Heads of State Summit