Mr. Al Hareth Al Abdullah joined ICBA in 2010 as Senior Technician - Irrigation Technology and Automation. He is responsible for supporting the operation of a SCADA irrigation system under supervision of senior ICBA scientists. He also supports the maintenance and improvement of existing SCADA infrastructure.
He also collects data from data loggers and databases for the monitoring of operation of the SCADA system based on pre-defined lists, and maintains and collects data from a variety of sensors to be used in groundwater, soil moisture and evaporation monitoring. He provides an up-to-date overview of the software routines and algorithms that are used in the SCADA system and other automated data monitoring systems.