Research Interests

My research interest is studying the abundance of biotic factors such as viruses, bacteria and heterotrohic nanoflagellates, and how abiotic factors such as temperature, salinity and chlorophylla can affect their abundance on a shallow Red Sea ecosystem.


Education Profile

  • MSc., Bioscience, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2018
  • B.Sc., Genomics and biotechnology, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 2015

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - PRESENT: Ph.D. Student, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia​
  • 2015: Visiting student, KAUST, Thauwal, Saudi Arabia


KAUST Affiliations

  • Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)​​
  • Biological and environmental science and engineering division (BESE)