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The life of a grad student

Aloha everyone!  I haven’t posted any personal updates since my travels in December, so I wanted to post a quick update on what I have been up to in Saudi Arabia! 1,363 more words


Saudi tech incubator Badir wins Mohammed Bin Rashid award

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, awarded Badir Program for Technology Incubators, one the initiatives launched by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KAUST), Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Award for… 9 more words

Fieldwork at the fish farms

I am at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) on the west coast of Saudi Arabia getting my M.S. in marine science, which means that I have this amazing laboratory called the Red Sea at my doorstep. 1,010 more words

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'Smart' Orthodontic Technology from KAUST - Flexible microbattery enables smart dental braces

Flexible, non-cytotoxic battery concept. Optical images of an intra-oral implantable device that relies on millimeter-sized flexible, biocompatible lithium-ion battery as a rapid powering solution. (© Nature Publishing Group) 617 more words


Yanbu Liveaboard


As promised,  I want to share my incredible scuba diving experience with all of you guys.  The only way to describe the amazingness would be from video and photos because it is hard to put into words what the underwater world is like here in the Red Sea.  732 more words


A Day in the Life

Aloha everyone!

Friends and family have been asking me what a typical day is like at KAUST.  I usually blog mostly about my travels and adventures but I will give you guys a little insight about my normal life. 1,432 more words


Dubai on a budget

When I looked at a map of the Middle East and was brainstorming trips to take for our Saudi National Day break, I saw that Dubai wasn’t too far away. 2,341 more words