Research Interests

  • Heterogeneous catalysis, with a particular interest for processes related to green and sustainable energy.
  • Surface chemistry and surface characterization spectroscopy.
  • Study of catalytic processes using in-situ and operando spectroscopy.

Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Chemistry, Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan, 2001 – 2005.
  • D.E.A., Université HASSAN II, Casablanca, Morocco, 1995 – 1996.
  • B.Sc., Chemistry, Université HASSAN II, Casablanca, Morocco, 1995.

Professional Profile

  • Research Engineer, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Catalysis Centre, KSA, From 2010 to present.
  • Postdoctoral, Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, UK, 2006 - 2010.

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Catalysis Centre (KCC)

  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)