Prince Faisal Center for Dead Sea, Environmental and Energy Research


The following are the major areas of research of the PFC-DSEER:

  1. Water and environmental research
  2. Energy research
  3. Dead Sea Phenomena
    • Dead Sea circulation
    • Hydrodynamics of the Dead Sea
    • Evaporation from the Dead Sea
    • Mass Transfer and Diffusion
  4. Dead Sea Analysis
    • Chemical Analysis
    • Biological Analysis
    • Salt Precipitation
    • Crystallization
    • Mud (medical treatment)
  5. Dead Sea bed studies
    • Geological studies
    • Geophysical studies
    • Ground water intrusion
  6. Research related to Dead Sea industries
    • Potash
    • Bromine
    • pharmaceutical products and cosmetic and others