Research Interests

​Professor Amassian's research interests are in the area of molecular materials for electronic and solar energy applications. Such materials are of high interest due to their potential to become an inexpensive platform for manufacturing pervasive, disposable electronic and solar energy devices.


Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • PhD. Department of Engineering Physics, École Polytechnique de Montréal, QC, Canada, 2006
  • BSc. Department of Engineering Physics, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Qc, Canada, 2001

Professional Profile

  • July 2015 - Present: Associate Professor King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi-Arabia
  • 2009 - June 2015: Assistant Professor King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi-Arabia

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • (​MRS)
  • (SPIE)
  • (AVS)
  • (SVC)

Awards

  • NSERC Post-doctoral Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, Canada
  • Electronic Materials Post-doctoral Fellow Award (EMPD), American Vacuum Society (AVS)
  • NSERC Post-Graduate Research Scholarship, Canada
  • Best Instructor Award, Gala Méritas, Department of Engineering Physics, École Polytechnique de Montreal

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Solar Center (KSC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)