Riyadh Alnasser, the research specialist at CCES starts his master's degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering at the Swiss federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. While at CCES, Riyadh was part of the team working on City Dynamics and City Schema.
Abdullah Alkhenani, the research specialist at CCES starts his master's degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan. While at CCES, Abdullah was part of the team working on Strategic Solar Desalination Network (SSDN).
Self-destruction mechanisms are not only a frequent feature of action movies, they are also the next big thing in nanomedicine. Think of tiny capsules that overcome complex barriers of the body and eventually dissolve, releasing substances to specific places – and at specific times.
Adah Almutairi is a polymer chemist.
CCES was honored to be visited by HRH Prince Turki al-Faisal Al-Saud at their offices at MIT. His highness was treated to a presentation outlining the mission, objectives, and research carried out by the Center and was pleased to see young Saudi researchers working hard at issues critical for the future welfare of the Kingdom.
CENM Director, Dr. Aws Alshamsan, and Deputy Director, Dr. Abdulaziz Almalik, were invited to give scientific talks in the “KAUST Research Conference: Applied Functional Materials Chemistry” that was organized in collaboration with the Americal Chemical Society.
Dr. Ramesh Rao visiting Riyadh 1st of November,
The Center Director, Charbel Farhat, was designated by the US Navy recruiters as a Primary Key-Influencer and flew with the Blue Angels on October 6, during Fleet Week 2014.
Mai Alzaidi and Riyad Alzhrani, two ATP trainees at CENM, presented their work in the 12th International Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery Symposium NanoDDS'14 conference at the University of North Carolina. Mai is currently developing a 3D gel platform to study neurodevelopment and Riyad is studying the uptake of Acetal-Dextran by macrophages.
Professor Peter P. Edwards has been elected to the American Academy of Arts as a Foreign Honorary Member. The Academy is one of America’s most prestigious honorary societies and a leading centre for independent policy research. The current membership includes more than 250 Nobel laureates and more than 60 Pulitzer Prize winners.