Ph.D. Students

Abdullah Dakhil

Ph.D. Student

Abhay Dokania

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, CO2 Conversion, Catalyst design

Ahmed Alamer

MS/Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: petrochemicals, chemical process engineering, Petrochemical conversion

Aidana Gimnkhan

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Organic Chemistry Catalysis, Organic Synthesis

Ali Alkadhem

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Catalyst Modeling, Fluid Computational Dynamics

Alice Nanni

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Transition metal catalysis, photocacalysis, photoelectrocatalysis, Electrocatalysis

Amir I. Gizatullin

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Organic chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Bioinorganic chemistry, catalysis, structure

Artem Russkikh

​Ph. D. Student

Azimet Karluk

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Perovskites, X-ray Detector, Scintillator

Badriah Alamer

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Nanocluster

Basma Mahi

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Polymer synthesis, Drug Delivery, Micellar Systems

Bingyao Shao

MS/Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Perovskites, photovoltaic materials

Ci Lin

​Ph.D. Student

Claudia Filosa

PhD Student

Cristina Queiros da Silva

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Material Science, Nanotechnology, characterization, NH3-SCR of NOx, Chemical Synthesis

Daria Poloneeva

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Metal-organic framework, Materials Science, gas separation, Photophysics

Dominik Renn

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Biotechnology, Rational Protein Design, Biocatalysis, X-Ray Crystallography, Cryo-EM, mass spectrometry, Unnatural amino acids

Ekaterina Toshcheva

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: catalysis, DFT, Materials modeling, simulation

Faisal F. Alahmadi

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: reaction engineering, catalysis, simulation

Fatimah Algarni

Ph.D. Student

Fatimah Aldakheel

​Ph.D. Student

Feijie Li

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ROP of lactones, chemical science

Feng Xie

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Metal-organic framework, Porous material, separation, catalysis, Electron Microscopy

Genrikh Shterk

​Ph. D. Student

Research Interest: Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, surface science, catalysis, Heterogeneous catalysis, Material Characterization, Instrumentals, XPS, STM, TEM/STEM, in and ex-situ, operando

Gontzal Lezcano

​Ph.D. Student

Il Son Khan

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: catalysis, MOFs

Isa Al Aslani

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Fluid catalytic Cracking, Crude Oil, Hydrodynamics, reactor design, Equations of state

Jurjen O. Cazemier

​PhD Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, renewable chemicals

Khulud Almasabi

​Ph.D. Student

Layal F. Yaacoub

​PhD Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, SOMC, pincer complexes, Formic acid dehydrogenation

Liliana Panarone

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Catalyst deactivation and carbon nanotubes synthesis

Lujain Alrais

​Ph.D. Student

Maksim Sysoev

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Biomedicine, synthetic biology, molecular biology, biosensors

Marwan Alamro

Ph.D. Student

Mohamad Abou Daher

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Chemical Kinetics , Clean Fuels

Mohammad Misbahur Rahman

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: catalysis, Small molecule activation

Mohammed Alalouni

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Mesoporous silica, Zeolites, catalysis, metathesis, dimerization, natural gas, petrochemicals

Mohammed Albuali

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: CO2 utilization, CO2 Conversion, catalysis

Mohammed Alotaibi

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Perovskites, solar cells, Nanomaterial

Mohnnad Hussin Alabsi

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Waste Utilization (CO2 and plastic) to value added and upgraded chemicals through heterogenous catalysis, utilizing nano materials for waste stream treatment

Mona Almaghrabi

MS/Ph.D. Student

Moyu Yi

MS/Ph.D. student

Research Interest: catalysis

Mrudul Thaliyil Puthiyaveettil

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Polymers, catalysis

Mustafa Caglayan

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, reaction engineering, energy and environment

Nasser Alobaid

Ph.D. Student

Natalia Realpe

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: reactor design, process optimization, CFD, Transport Phenomena, Bio and Waste Refinery

Naydu Paola Zambrano Urrutia

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Crude to Chemicals, Waste upgrading, Analytical Chemistry

Nedah Alkattan

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Polymerization, Polyhomologation

Nibras Hijazi

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: reaction engineering, reactor design, Heterogeneous catalysis

Nikita Kolobov

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Photocatalysis

Noor A. Merdad

​Ph.D. Student

Nursaya Zhumabay

Ph.D. Student

Omar Abed

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Zeolites, Perovskites, CO2 utilization, High throughput testing

Orkhan Sayidov

MS/Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: CO2 utilization, Reactor engineering, reactor design, biofuels, Bio-process modelling and simulation, Separation processes, heterogenous catalysis, Catalyst design

Polina Lavrik

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, kinetics, spectroscopy, TEM

Prashant Shinde

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Organic Synthesis, Electro-organic Synthesis, Heterogeneous catalyst, Green Chemistry

Quaid Johar Virpurwala

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: computational fluid dynamics, Microkinetic Modelling, Activation & Deactivation of Catalyst

Razan Mal

Ph.D. Student

Reem D. Alghamdi

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Polymer synthesis

Ruofan Sun

​Ph.D. Student

Saidkhodzha Nematulloev

Ph.D. student

Research Interest: Copper Nanocluster, Crystallization, Photophysics, catalysis

Salman Alsharif

Ph.D. Student

Samiya Khaliq

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Perovskites, semiconductor, VOSviewer, quantum emitters

Serik Zhumagazy

Ph.D. Student

Shahad Sulaimani

​Ph.D. Student

Shatha bin Dawood

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: catalysis, pincer complexes

Talal Aldugman

MS/Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: reaction engineering, Reaction kinetics, Reactor Modelling, CFD

Taslim Melliti

MS/Ph.D. student

Research Interest: Organic Synthesis, organometallic compounds, catalysis

Tiziana Ricciardelli

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Bioinformatics, Machine learning

Tuiana Shoinkhorova

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Materials chemistry, zeolite, Crude Oil, synthesis and functionalization

Xuan Wei

​Ph.D. Student

Xuechun Zhang

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​2D TMDs

Xueqin Bai

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis

Yan Wang

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Nanoparticles, Catalyst design, Porous materials, Carbon based materials

Yongyi Hu

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​DFT (density functional theory)

Yuli Peng

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: Biocatalysis, Extremophiles, extremozymes, Biotechnology

Yuxuan Shang

MS/Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: SACs, NRR

Ziyun Zhang

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interest: ​Homogeneous catalysts