Rashid Altamimi

Dr. Rashid H. Altamimi is the deputy director for scientific affairs of the Materials Science Research Institute, at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST). He received his MSc degree from Syracuse University, USA, and PhD degree from the University of Akron, USA. He is leading a research group of some joint research projects run by KACST in cooperation with some international universities. He is currently working on nanostructured catalyst for direct selective oxidation of light alkanes to oxygenates.