Hamed Majdooa Algarni

King Khalid University

Dr. Hamed Majdooa Algarni is the Dean of Scientific Research at King Khalid University (KKU). He received his MSc in physics in 2007 from KKU, Saudi Arabia, and earned his PhD in 2014 from the University of York, the United Kingdom. Dr. Algarni received the Kathleen Mary Stott Prize for excellence in scientific research for the best PhD in 2013 from the University of York, UK. He received an academic distinction award (three times) from the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, Cultural Bureau, London. He specializes in condensed matter physics, nano-science and nanotechnology, which includes growth, properties, and applications of nanostructured and biomaterials and optoelectronic devices. He has authored and co-authored 90 research articles in highly reputed journals.