Rasha Abdul Halim

PhD Students

​PhD Student​


Research Interests

Rasha Halim currently working on synthesizing and characterizing MOFs as well as studying their topology. She is mainly interested in exploring their photoluminescent properties; in addition to their potential application in gas storage/separation.


  • 2010-current    PhD student, Department of Chemical Sciences, KAUST , Thuwal-KSA
  • M.Sc., Chemistry, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2010
  • B.Sc., Department of Chemistry, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2008

KAUST Affiliations

Advanced Membranes & Porous Materials Center (AMPM)
Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Metal Organic Frameworks MOF synthesis MOF characterization Organic synthesis X-Ray crystallography CO2 capture Gas sorption Membranes Gas storage