10 November, 2015

6th Annual CIAP Meeting

WDRC held its 6th CIAP Meeting on November 10-12, 2015. More than 40 participants participated in this three-day event at KAUST.

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28 September, 2015

Falling Walls Challenge

​WDRC student, Joline El Chakhtoura won the runner-up prize at the Falling Walls Challenge​ in Berlin.

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16 August, 2015

Ph.D. candidate, Gerald Matar, was awarded second place at the 250th ACS National Meeting

​Ph.D. student, Gerald Matar, was awarded second place best presentation in the 250th ACS National Meeting.​​​​​

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13 May, 2015

Best Poster Award at EDS 2015

WDRC's PhD student, Ryan Lefers, was awarded at the European Desalination Society EuroMed Conference on the best poster competition.

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20 January, 2015

WDRC members win WEP Research Poster Competitions

KAUST's Winter Enrichment Program (WEP) hosted a Graduate and Post doctoral Research Poster Competition on the University's campus.

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12 January, 2015

Desalination project wins Global Innovation Challenge at Saudi Water & Power Forum

Prof. Kim Choon's project on “Hybrid Multi-Effect Adsorption Desalination: An Emerging High Efficiency and Low Cost Desalination" was named a winner in this year's Global Technology Challenge at Saudi Water & Power Forum (SWPF).​​

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14 September, 2021

A cool solution for water collection

Nature Middle East features Professor Noreddine Ghaffour and Dr. Yong Jin's latest work! The team developed a salt-solution-infused thin-film condenser (SSTFC) system, which could contribute more than 50% energy savings compared with conventional defrosting systems.

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