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365 Attend KSU Chair’s First Lecture Series and Workshop on Osteoporosis
365 Attend KSU Chair’s First Lecture Series and Workshop on Osteoporosis

King Saud University’s Prince Mutaib bin Abdullah Chair for Biomarkers Research on Osteoporosis recently held its First Lecture Series and Workshop Program, “Biomar ...


KSU's Dr. Awatef Bint Ahmad Hindi research recognized by Federation of Universities of the Islamic World
KSU's Dr. Awatef Bint Ahmad Hindi research recognized by Federation of Universities of the Islamic World

Dr. Awatef Bint Ahmad Hindi, a professor in KSU’s Department of Physics was recently awarded third place by the Executive Council of the Federation of Universities ...


Prince Sultan Chair exploring media's role in preserving environment and wildlife
Prince Sultan Chair exploring media's role in preserving environment and wildlife

The Prince Sultan Research Chair for Environment and Wildlife (PSRCEW) has made one of its goals to enhance the media’s role in raising environmental awareness, a v ...


Dr. Saeed Al-Zahrani wins 2011 Abdel Hameed Shoman Foundation Award for Engineering Sciences
Dr. Saeed Al-Zahrani wins 2011 Abdel Hameed Shoman Foundation Award for Engineering Sciences

This month, the Scientific Award Judging Committee of the Abdel Hameed Shoman Foundation has named KSU faculty member Dr. Saeed Al-Zahrani as the winner of the 201 ...


Internationally Acclaimed Eco-Toxicologist Giesy Lectures at KSU
Internationally Acclaimed Eco-Toxicologist Giesy Lectures at KSU

Professor John Giesy, world-renowned toxicologist and DNA authority, delivered three lectures in May while a guest of King Saud University’s Abdul Rahman Al-Jeraisy ...


Dr. Ebtesam Al-Olayan Wins Two Medals at the KIWIE 2011
Dr. Ebtesam Al-Olayan Wins Two Medals at the KIWIE 2011

Dr. Ebtesam Al-Olayan, assistant director of the zoology department of King Saud University's College of Science, earned two medals, a gold and a bronze, last May d ...


Saudi Researchers Deliver American Chemical Society Presentations
Saudi Researchers Deliver American Chemical Society Presentations

A King Saud University research team from the University’s Petrochemicals Research Chair (PRC) made two cutting-edge presentations last March at the 241st National ...


KSU team participates in Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference
KSU team participates in Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference

A King Saud University research team was among the participants at the Saudi International Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference held April 23-26 in ...


KSU team participates in Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference
KSU team participates in Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference

A King Saud University research team was among the participants at the Saudi International Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference held April 23-26 in ...


Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research expert speaking at Saudi biodiversity meeting
Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research expert speaking at Saudi biodiversity meeting

Members of King Saud University’s Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research     (CEBR) are to be featured speakers at the 26th Saudi Biological Society Meeting ...


Workshop focuses on Mathematics and Natural Sciences in Public Education
Workshop focuses on Mathematics and Natural Sciences in Public Education

The Chair of Sheikh Abdul-Rahman Obeikan for the Development of Science and Mathematics Education held its second scientific workshop for the Chair’s “Project of Cu ...


RTIC Receives Prominent UConn Researcher
RTIC Receives Prominent UConn Researcher

On Saturday, March 5, King Saud University’s Riyadh Technology Incubation Center (RTIC) welcomed Gregory Sotzing, a professor in the University of Connecticut’s Dep ...


Petrochemicals Research Chair honored for its distinction in academic publishing
Petrochemicals Research Chair honored for its distinction in academic publishing

Under the patronage of KSU Rector Dr. Abdullah Al-Othman, the Office of the Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research held its annual meeting for dis ...


Protein Research Chair laying foundation for excellence with help from husband-and-wife team
Protein Research Chair laying foundation for excellence with help from husband-and-wife team

Jerzy Jankun and Ewa Skrzypczak-Jankun are a husband-and-wife team who together have earned an international reputation in the field of protein research. Natives of ...


KSU establishes joint mathematics chair with Unversité Panthéon-Sorbonne
KSU establishes joint mathematics chair with Unversité Panthéon-Sorbonne

Cooperation between King Saud University and the prestigious Pantheon-Sorbonne University, signed by the Minister of Higher Education Dr. Khalid Al-Angari in 2008, ...


Petrochemicals Research Chair establishing strong ties with industry
Petrochemicals Research Chair establishing strong ties with industry

A delegation from Jazeera Pharmaceutical Industries (JPI) recently visited King Saud University’s Petrochemicals Research Chair (PRC),  which under the leadership o ...


KSU experts study earthquakes in unique project
KSU experts study earthquakes in unique project

Two King Saud University researchers are immersed in a two-year study observing the earthquake belt and assessing potential reaction to seismic activity in eastern ...


Dr. Entesar Al-Suhaibani wins Korean invention award
Dr. Entesar Al-Suhaibani wins Korean invention award

A discovery by King Saud University Professor Dr. Entesar Al-Suhaibani has garnered two international awards, including one by the prestigious Korea International T ...


KSU's Azzeer part of groundbreaking research team at Max Planck Institute
KSU's Azzeer part of groundbreaking research team at Max Planck Institute

An international team of physicists from the Laboratory for Attosecond Physics, led by Ferenc Krausz at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics has recently com ...


KSU registers new bacterial strains in international gene database
KSU registers new bacterial strains in international gene database

A team of researchers from King Saud University have isolated three new strains of bacteria that can be used in the disposal of industrial pollutants with high leve ...


Protozoan experts Dr. Alan Warren participates in Biotechnology Conference at KSU
Protozoan experts Dr. Alan Warren participates in Biotechnology Conference at KSU

Yesterday, under the direction of Rector  Abdullah Al-Othman, King Saud University began holding its fifth conference for exploring the current issues of biotechnol ...