George T. Harrison, Ph.D.

Research Scientists

Research Scientist in Fatayer Group

Research Interests

​Interested in the application of Scanning Probe Microscopy techniques to the understanding the structure energetic relationships of surfaces and interfaces of heterostructured organic systems.

Selected Publications

  • Bridging Hydroxyls on Anatase TiO2(101) by Water Dissociation in Oxygen Vacancies 
    Immad M. Nadeem, George T. Harrison, Axel Wilson, Chi L. Pang, Jörg Zegenhagen, and Geoff ...
    J. Phys. Chem. B, 122 (2), pp 834839, (2018)
  • Mechanism of Ethanol Photooxidation on Single-Crystal Anatase TiO2(101) 
    K. Katsiev, G. Harrison, H. Alghamdi, Y. Alsalik, A. Wilson, G. Thornton and H. Idriss
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 121 (5), pp 29402950, (2017)
  • Lepidocrocite-like TiO2 and TiO2(110)–(1 × 2) supported on W(100) 
    G. T. Harrison, M. C. Spadaro, C. L. Pang, D. C. Grinter, C. M. Yim, P. Luches and G. Thor...
    Materials Science and Technology, Volume 32, Issue 3, (2016)
  • Nanodiamond surface redox chemistry: influence of physicochemical properties on catalytic processes 
    Thomas S. Varley, Meetal Hirani, George Harrison and Katherine B. Holt
    Faraday Discussions, Volume 172, (2014)


  • ​Ph.D., Surface Science and Catalysis, University College London, 2017
  • M.Sc., Chemical Researcg, University College London, 2017
  • B.Sc., University of Manchester, 2012

Professional Profile

  • ​2017- 2022: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Surface Science Scanning probe microscopy Organic Heterostructures