Basem Moosa , Ph.D.

Research Scientists

Research Scientist

Selected Publications

  • Electrostatic assembly/disassembly of nanoscaled colloidosomes for light-triggered cargo release 
    S. Li, B.A. Moosa, J.G. Croissant, N.M. Khashab
    Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 54, 6804-6808, (2015)
  • A photo-tunable membrane based on inter-particle crosslinking for decreasing diffusion rates. 
    S. Li, B.A. Moosa, Y. Chen, W. Li, N.M. Khashab
    Journal of Materials Chemistry B 3, 7, , 1221-1229 , (2015)


  • ​1995-1999      B. Sc./ Chemistry                              The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
  • 1999-2003      MSc /Organic Chemistry                  The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
    Thesis Title: Synthesis of some thiophene-fused azepino[5,4,3-cd]indoles and beta-Carbolines Supervisor: Prof Dr.  Mustafa El-Abadelah
  • 2005-2010   PhD. /Organic Chemistry                     (KFUPM), Dhahran, KSA.Thesis Title: Asymmetric Induction In 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Using Chiral Nitrones. Supervisor : Prof Dr. Shaikh A. Ali

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPMC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)