Research Interests

Moisture cycles from natural weathering as well as manmade engineering coupled with thermo-chemo-mechanical processes result in dramatic changes in granular material properties.


Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2014-Present
  • M.Sc., Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2013-2015
  • B.Sc., Civil Engineering, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, USA, 2008-2013

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

KAUST Affiliations

  • Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)