Ph.D. Students

Nawader AlQadhi

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Organic solvent nanofiltration, membrane technology, Water treatment, Sustainable Separations

Guanxing Li

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Characterization, Porous material, Nanocatalysis

Lubna Rehman

Chemical Engineering PhD Scholar

Research Interest: Materials engineering, Desalination, Simulation studies, Thermodynamics

Esraa Fakeih

Ph.D Student

Research Interest: Energy harvesting, Retinal prosthesis, MEMS, biosensors applications, Biomedical devices for point of care diagnostics

Shorooq Abdulrhman Alomar

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Renewable Energy, Photovoltaics, Quantum Dots, DSSCs, Co-sensitization, ​Organic semiconductors

Tengyue He

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Perovskites, Single crystal, Quantum Dots, Optoelectronic application

Rebecca Esposito

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Pervaporation, Polymers, polymers membrane, organic-organic separation

Quang-Thang Nguyen

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Software Defined Radios, RF energy harvesting

Jose Ilton De Oliveira Filho

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Embedded systems, Prototyping, Sensing platforms, Energy harvesting, Control Systems, Communication theory

Emmanuel Alonso

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Membrane Science, Gas separation, Water desalination, Polymeric Membranes

Dana Al Kelabi

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Drug delivery, Porous material, Organic Synthesis

Abdullah Bukhamsin

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Precision farming, Electro-chemical sensors, Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Micro-fabrication

Eyad Qasem

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Natural gas dehydration, Gas separation, ​Membrane separation

I-Chun Chen

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Membrane separation, Hydrogel-related biomaterials

Isaias de Sousa Barbosa Junior

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Analog ic design, Amplifier, Rectifier, Healthcare electronics, Embedded systems, Electrocnics

Joyce Cavalcante da Silva

​Ph.D. Students

Research Interest: membranes, Renewable Materials, Sustainable engineering

Mariia Ferree

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​MOF, BioMOF, Nanotechnology, Analysis, Analytical chemistry

Martin Gede

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Nanocomposite membranes, Microporous polymers, separation

Olga Krestinskaya

​Ph. D. Student

Research Interest: ​neuromorphic circuits and systems, neural network architectures

Rawan Al Natour

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: metal-organic frameworks, MOF design and synthesis, Gas separation, CO2 Capture, Catalysis

Salma Benzaria

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: adsorption, Gas Storage and Separation, Metal-Organic Framework, MOFs

Walaa Khushaim

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​3d electrodes, Quantum Dots, Microfluidics, biosesnsors, electrochemical sensing, POC

Xiting Yuan

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Metal-organic Framworks, Nanoclusters, Catalysis

Zhanibek Bizak

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Integrated Circuits, Emerging Technologies, TFT, OFET, Gas sensors

Haoze Yang

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Perovskite, nanomaterial, Semiconductor quantum dots

Ghada Ahmed

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Quantum Dots, Perovskites, Ultrafast Dynamics, Optoelectronic Devices

Noor Merdad

​Ph.D. Student

Razan Nughays

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Electron imaging, 4d S-UEM

Chen Yang

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Sola Cells, Hybrid Materials, Metal-Organic Framework

Jiahui Hu

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Material Science, Organic Solvent nanofiltration (OSN), Sustainable Separations, Machine Learning

Othman Alahmed

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Nanoparticles, Drug delivery

Cong Yang

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Green-based membranes, Natural polymers, Organic Solvent nanofiltration (OSN)

Aliyah Fakim

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​​Biochemistry, Drug delivery, Organic Synthesis, Supramolecular

Banan Alhazmi

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Membrane Science, Polymeric Membranes, Polymer Synthesis

Somayah Qutub

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Biotechnology, Drug delivery, Cancer vaccine

Xuanfu Zhu

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​​Polymer, Biomaterial, Drug delivery

Tingting Pan

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Porous materials, Water harvesting from air

Fadhilah Alduraiei

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Smart Materials, Polymer Synthesis, Membranes for separation

Ammar Aboalsaud

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: zeolites, Gas separation, Polymers, Nanoparticles, Emulsifiers, Emulsions, Interfacial Tension, Surface Tension

Ainur Sabirova

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Membrane Design, Membrane Fabrication

Gheorghe Falca

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Hollow fibers, Flat Sheet Membrane, Liquid Separation, Organic Solvent nanofiltration (OSN)

Ainur Yerzhankyzy

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: membrane gas separation, thin films, thermally rearranged polymer membranes

Mohammed Alalouni

Ph.D Student

Research Interest: mesoporous silica, zeolites, Catalysis, Metathesis Reaction, Dimerization Reaction, Cracking Reactions, Natural Gas, Petrochemicals, Hydrocarbons, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, ​Chemistry, High Throughput Experimentation

Sandra Aristizabal

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Functional Polymer Synthesis, High-Performance Polymeric Membranes, Smart Materials

Khalid Hazazi

Ph.D Student

Research Interest: Gas separation, Natural Gas, Carbon Molecular Sieve

Saravanan Yuvaraja

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Organic semiconductors, Pattern Rcognition, Gas sensors

Laila Elizabeth Khalil Cruz

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Porous materials, ​Supramolecular Chemistry, Macrocycles, Host-Guest

Maram Almalki

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: metal-organic frameworks, MOFs

Sheng Zhou

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Porous materials, metal-organic frameworks, membranes

Walaa Baslyman

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Supramolecular Cages, Catalysis, Porous Molecular Solids and Liquids

Zongyao Zhou

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Desalination, Wastewater Reuse, Novel Nanochannel Membranes, Thin Film Composite Polyamide Membranes, Covalent Organic Frameworks

Abdullah Almansouri

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Marine Ccology, Materials Modeling

Feng Xie

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Electron Microscopy, Catalysis, MOF synthesis, Nanomaterials

Mani Teja Vijjapu

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Material Growth, Interface Engineering, Device Characterization

Tutku Beduk

​Ph.D. Student

Lujain R. Alfilfil

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Chemistry, Catalysis, nanostructured materials

Mram Al-Yami

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Smart Materias, Hybrid Materials, Biomedical Applications, Organic Synthesis

Norah Alsadun

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: metal-organic frameworks, Gas Storage and Separation, Catalysis

Dong Guo

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Lithium sulfur batteries, membrane materials

Zeynabou Thiam

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Metal-organic frameworks (MOFs), MOFs synthesis, MOFs characterization (SXRD, PXRD, FT-IR, TGA, Sorption), Gas storage, Gas separation, Catalysis, Membrane, Organic Synthesis, Microfluidic, nanomaterial, Material modeling