KAUST Solar Center
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Surface Analysis Laboratory
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KAUST Research Conference 2016
"Coffee-Ring Effect": Chance observation leads to significant development in polycrystals for improved semiconductors
Mar 07 2017
The chance observation of crystals forming a coffee-ring effect by Dr Liyang Yu has led to Prof. Amassian and co-workers at KSC making significant advances in controlling crystallization.
KSC welcomes Prof. Derya Baran
Feb 05 2017
Prof. Derya Baran joins KSC faculty team
Prof. Thomas Anthopoulos joins KAUST Solar Center
Jan 31 2017
This month we are delighted to welcome Prof. Thomas Anthopoulos who has joined KSC as Professor of Material Science and Engineering.
KSC Students won selection and organized prestigious Fall 2016 MRS student-led symposium
Jan 08 2017
KSC students were granted the opportunity to organize a student-led symposium at the recent MRS Fall 2016 conference. Congratulations to the KSC students who successfully ran the event and to all their guest speakers.
ACS Editorial Features Award Winners from KAUST Research Conference 2016
Dec 15 2016
ACS Energy Letters' editorial features the KAUST Research Conference held Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, 2016 and highlights the award recipients. Our congratulations to them all.
Maha A. Alamoudi awarded the best poster at 2016 MRS Fall Meeting
Dec 11 2016
Congratulations to Ph.D. student Maha Ahmed Alamoudi on her prize-winning poster at the MRS conference.
2016 Faculty Promotion Celebrated
May 10 2016
Last week at a recognition dinner, KAUST honored 12 members of its faculty who have been promoted to the ranks of associate professor and professor.
Prof. Osman Bakr awarded as this year’s Innovator under 35 in the Arab World
Apr 17 2016
We are pleased to announce that Prof. Osman Bakr was among the five winning Innovators under 35 in the Arab World this year.
Prof. Jean-Luc Bredas honored at the 251st American Chemical Society National Meeting
Mar 20 2016
We are pleased to announce that Prof. Jean-Luc Bredas honored at the 251st ACS National Meeting in San Diego, US on March 15, 2016.
SPERC success in the KAUST Startup Accelerator Showcase
Mar 13 2016
We are pleased to announce that LEVEL5, the first SPERC startup company, has won the first place in Kingdom Impact Award category in the KAUST Accelerator Showcase.
Prof. Iain McCulloch listed in Thomson Reuters 2015 Highly Cited Researcher
Feb 11 2016
We are pleased to announce that Prof. Iain McCulloch has been named in Thomson Reuters' list of 2015 Highly Cited Researcher.
KAUST Solar Future 2015 Symposium
Nov 15 2015
KAUST Solar Future 2015 Symposium took place on November 7 – 11, 2015, at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Jean-Luc Bredas wins ACS Award in the Chemistry of Materials, 2016
Aug 20 2015
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Jean-Luc Bredas, the Center Director of SPERC has been selected for ACS Award in the Chemistry of Materials, 2016.