Afrah Alothman

Ph.D. Students

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

​I am interested in working on the marine ecosystem in the red sea and how climate change and other environmental factors such as temperature effect the marine organisms especially phytoplankton. 


  • ​MSc.; Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, 2017
  • BSc.; Biology, King Faisal University, Alahsa, Saudi Arabia, 2012

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE)

Research Interests Keywords

Marine Diatoms Iron Organic carbon Temperature