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10/2/2018
​Science as Art 2018 Competition​​​​
9/30/2017
​Science as Art 2017 has been announced
10/28/2015
This is the third seminar organized by MRS KAUST student chapter for MRS student members and whole research community.
7/8/2015

This is the second seminar organized by MRS KAUST student chapter for MRS student memebrs and whole research community.

5/10/2015
This is the first seminar organized by MRS KAUST student chapter for MRS student memebrs and whole research community.
1/20/2014
The poster of Idris Ajia, PhD Student in Materials Science and Engineering at KAUST, was selected in the Best Poster Nominees of 2013 MRS Fall Meeting. Then, he was invited to record a short presentation​ to Best Poster Presentations Session about his posterThe Effects of Grain Size on the Optical Properties of AlxGa1-xN/AlyGa1-yN MQW.

We in MRS Student Chapter congratulate Idris for this good news and we are proud that he is an active member in our chapter.

His record presentation​ can be watched from MRS OnDemand website:​
1/17/2014
​A new initiative from MRS Chapter at KAUST: "What is MSE Program?", a presentation and discussion session about Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) Program at KAUST. It was held during WEP 2014:

 

- Date/time/place: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 4:00PM to 5:00 PM, at Building 5 West (Seaside), level 5, room 5209. 

 

- Speaker: Maha Alamoudi, Secretary of MRS Chapter and Graduate Student at KAUST.

 

- Significance: Since there is no MSE undergraduate program at any Saudi university, MRS Chapter has a responsibility to introduce MSE to Saudi undergraduate students.

 

- Audience: Saudi Initiatives Department helped MRS Chapter to invite Saudi undergraduate students, who have Sciences or Engineering of Physics, Chemistry or related backgrounds.  


-Refreshments had been sponsored by Graduate Students.

 

-Photo:

11/30/2013
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10/31/2013
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3/17/2013
Systems in foil as enabler for Ambient Intelligence

Dago de Leeuw

Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research

Mainz, Germany

 

Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm

Place: Auditorium (Room 0215), Building 3 (between Build 2 and Build 3)

12/3/2012
Zero- to Three-Dimensional Carbon Nanomaterials for Energy Storage. By Yury Gogotsi. Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2012. Time:  2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Place: Auditorium, between buildings 2 and 3.
​To read abstract and biography, click on the title.​​​
11/25/2012
Mohammad Adnan Khan and Ahmed Mansour had successfully represented KAUST online in the panel discussion hold at  2012 MRS Sustainability Forum: Practical A​spects of Interdisciplinary Sustainable Development Research, Boston, Massachusetts! For more details and pictures, click on the title.​
11/24/2012
​Special Broadcast from the 2012 Fall MRS Meeting. 
Live from Boston! 
November 25-26, 2012. Fellowship Hall, Student Center. 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
11/15/2012
​Prof. Jillian Buriak (Associate Editor of ACS Nano) will be visiting KAUST on November 20, 2012.  One of the talks she will give may be very useful for students to attend.  She will clarify a number of points related to the paper submission and publishing process, particularly based on her experience as Editor at ACS Nano... For more details, please click on the title.​​​
7/25/2012
Halah Alhussain , who had been trained by Nuha Alhebshi, has won the first place for her paper and the second place for her presentation at Saudi Research Science Institute (SRSI) program in summer 2012.... Read more by clicking on the title.
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6/24/2012
Fatimah Al-Ajaji, who had been trained by Adnan Khan, has won the third place grand award (in Materials Category) at Intel’s International Science & Engineering Fair ( ISEF) in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. ... Read more by clicking on the title.