Abdulaali Alharbi

Industry Specialists

Research specialist/ Pilot Engineer

Research Interests

Alharbi's focus lies on water treatment using Reverse Osmosis (RO) and Ultrafiltration (UF) systems. 


B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Yanbu Industrial College, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia, 2013 

Professional Profile

  • 2020-Present: Research Specialist, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2018-2020: R&D Technologist, DuPont Company, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2016-2018: R&D Technologist, The Dow Chemical Company, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2014-2015: QC inspector, Sinopec Company, Rabigh, Saudi Arabia
  • 2005-2007: Rig Operator, Saudi Aramco Company, Abqiq, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

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