Claudia L. Sánchez Huerta

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral fellow

Research Interests

  • ​Integration of conventional biological systems with membrane technology for wastewater treatment processes
  • Understanding of the removal and fate of organic micro-pollutants present in wastewater 
  • Environmental Biotechnology applied to wastewater treatment


  • ​Ph.D., Environmental Science and Engineering, KAUST, Saudi Arabia, 2022
  • M.Sc., Environmental Science and Engineering, KAUST, Saudi Arabia, 2016
  • B.Eng., Civil Engineering, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico 2013​

Professional Profile

  • ​​2023 - Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • 2013: Engineering Trainee, INTECH (S.A. de C.V.) Technological Innovation on Hydraulic Engineering Trainee, Mexico City, Mexico
  • 2012: Internship, Engineering Institute, National Autonomous University of México, Mexico City, Mexico

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

​Membrane bioreactor Biological wastewater treatments biotechnology, Organic micro-pollutants water reuse