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“At least it’s dry heat…”

I cannot count the number of times people have said this to me when I talk about how hot it is here. 314 more words


KAUST Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia for Fall 2017

Applications are invited for the Fall 2017 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia. This Fellowship is available to Saudi Arabian and International students enrolling in MS/Ph.D. 582 more words


Places: Saafa Golf Club

We don’t golf, but the golf course is beautiful!

The restaurant at the golf club is wonderful. It’s also one of the nicer restaurants on campus. 70 more words


Places: Discovery Square

Discovery Square is kind of the central hub of restaurants on campus.  The open area in the photo is usually teeming with people when the weather is nice. 89 more words


KAUST: Using Graphene Quantum Dots to Get More Energy from the Solar Spectrum

Graphene quantum dots can improve the efficiency of silicon solar cells.


A graphene quantum dot (white) on top of a solar cell formed by silicon (Si) insulating (ITO) and metal (Au) layers.  467 more words



The month of June is about to end. And I’m already a month here in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. I just came back last May 22. 687 more words