Research Interests

​Research interests revolve around membrane technology and engineering, particularly in the polymeric and mixed-matrix membrane development for gas and water vapor separation, as well as in the dynamics of penetrant induced in polymer films.


Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Chemical and Biological Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2018
  • M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, UET, Lahore, Pakistan, 2010
  • B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, 2008

Professional Profile

  • ​2019 - Present: Postdoctoral Fellow, WDRC, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2011-2014: Lecturer, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • North American Membrane Society (NAMS)
  • Euromembrane Society (EMS)

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Water Desalination and Reuse Center (WDRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division (BESE)