Zhaohui Liu

Alumni and Former Staff

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest

My research interest is to study the effects of mesopores in zeolites on the mechanism of MTH (methanol to hydrocarbons) reactions. And do further modification of the catalysts to reach high selectivity to the special products, especially aromatics and propene.


  • Ph.D., Chemistry, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2013-Current

  • M.Sc., Chemistry, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China, 2010-2013

  • B.Sc., Chemistry, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China, 2006-2010

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

catalysis zeolite Methanol to Hydrocarbons Reactions