Research Interests

​Spray Coating of Perovskite solar cells, Coating Techniques and solution processing, Concentrated Solar Power Reflectors: Coating and Testing of Surface Mirrors for a High Efficiency, 

Selected Publications

  • Ralos Car: Solar Powered Car with a Hybrid Backup System
    D. Barrit, and Y. Salih-Alj
    The 2012 IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics & Applications (ISIEA2012), Ba..., (2012)

Education Profile

  • ​​Master degree in Sustainable Energy Management Engineering, Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane Morocco, 2013
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane Morocco, 2012

Professional Profile



  • KAUST Fellowship, 2013
  • ​Graduate as first-class honor from Al Akhawayn University

KAUST Affiliations

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