Research Interests

​Marine analytical chemistry, bio-optics, ocean colour remote sensing, biological oceanography, analysis of phytoplankton pigments (chlorophylls, carotenoids), method development, Red Sea optical properties.


Education Profile

  • ​M.Sc.; Technology and the Marine Environment (STEM), CHARME: Analytical chemistry and environmental modelling, Université de Toulon, France. (2018)
  • B.Sc.; Chemistry Speciality: chemical analysis applied to the environment,Université des sciences Montpellier 2,France (2006)

Professional Profile

  • ​2014-Present: Laboratory Engineer, Red Sea Research Center, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • 2009-2014: Assistant Analytical Engineer (marine analytical chemistry) CNRS, Observatoire Océanologique de Villefranche-sur-Mer, France.
  • 2007-2009: Analytical Engineer (biogeochemistry). CNRS, HydroSciences Montpellier, France 


KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Red Sea Research Centre (RSRC)
  • Division of Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE)