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Ingo Pinnau named 2020 NAMS fellow

Jun 14, 2020

Founding Director of the Advanced Mem­branes and Porous Materials (AMPM) Center, Profesor lngo Pinnau, has been named a 2020 Fellow of the North American Membrane Society (NAMS).


Postdoctoral Fellow Focus: Mahmoud Abdulhamid

Mar 25, 2020

At KAUST, Abdulhamid is currently working on developing organic compounds to be used in manufacturing polymers with porous properties for organic solvent nanofiltration, oil removal and gas separation.


COMMENCEMENT 2019 - Congratulations to AMPM Center Graduates!

Dec 16, 2019

Here's a few highlights from the 10th KAUST Commencement ceremony! Congratulations once again to all our Ph.D. & Master graduates of #KAUSTclass2019.


RESEARCH SPOTLIGHT: Ultra-small metal nanoparticles make better catalysis.

Dec 03, 2019

​A collaborative work between three AMPM Center’s research groups led by Klaus-Viktor Peinemann, Suzana Nunes and Zhiping Lai has been recently published in Science Advances and highlighted in Nature Middle-east.


Ph.D. student Abdullah Almansouri featured on Saudi TV channel

Dec 02, 2019

AMPM Center’s Ph.D. student, Abdullah Almansouri, was interviewed on Rotana Khalijia TV (a popular local TV channel part of Rotana Group) for his most recent work in the development of a novel magnetic skin technology.


AMPM Center’s Professors Mohamed Eddaoudi and Yu Han listed as Highly Cited Researchers 2019

Nov 20, 2019

We are very delighted and proud to announce that Professors Mohamed Eddaoudi and Yu Han from the Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center at KAUST are listed as the world’s most-cited researchers for 2019.


AMPM Center's postdoctoral fellows win Young Scientist awards at Euroanalysis XX Conference

Oct 17, 2019

Eloise Bihar and Abdellatif Ait Lahcen, postdoctoral fellows from KAUST Professor Khaled Salama's Sensors Lab, recently won awards for their talks at the Young Scientist Competition, part of the Euroanalysis XX Conference.


Who Will Win The #ChemNobel?

Oct 08, 2019

​As chemistry lovers, we eagerly await tomorrow’s announcement of the 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry.


Professor Mohamed Eddaoudi has been awarded the Abdul Hameed Shoman Prize

Sep 11, 2019

AMPM center director, Professor Mohamed Eddaoudi has been awarded the Abdul Hameed Shoman Prize for Arab Researchers for this years’ topic 'Renewable Energy'.


Zhiping Lai, promoted to the rank of Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

May 09, 2019

Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Research Center congratulates Zhiping Lai for being promoted to the rank of Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering. On the evening of May 8, KAUST celebrated this promotion, amongst others, at a faculty recognition gala dinner.


AMPM PhD student Dong Guo wins the Best Poster Award at 2019 ICEES

May 07, 2019

​Dong Guo, a Ph.D. student working under the supervision of Professor Zhiping Lai at the AMPM Center, recently won the best poster award at the 2019 International Conference on Electrochemical Energy Systems (2019 ICEES) held in Shaoxin, China.