KAUST Professor of Chemical Science, Niveen M. Khashab, has been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).
The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) is the United Kingdom's professional body for chemists and the largest organization in Europe for advancing the chemical sciences. The designation Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) is given to elected Fellows who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of chemical sciences, or to the advancement of the chemical sciences as a profession.
At KAUST, Professor Khashab is affiliated with the Advanced Membranes & Porous Materials Research Center.
"Professor Khashab's research interests focus on the synthesis, and applications of "smart" programmable assemblies that mimic natural designs. These nanomaterials are assembled using supramolecular tools with emphasis on the controlled release and delivery aspects for biomedical applications and molecular recognition with pore and surface engineering for industrial separations. Read Professor Khashab's full profile.