Abdullah A. Alhamoud

KAUST Directed Research Students


​Abdullah Ali Alhamoud is ambitious and enthusiastic Saudi professional with more than 5 years of deep technical experience in leading KACST knowledge transfer projects. An explorer personality seeking a new challenges and a value adding experiences.

I had my Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia at 2008. In 2014 I had Master Science degree in optical Nano technology, University of Kassel, Germany.

From 2009 to present work as Electrical Engineering in King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology(KACST). KACST is the biggest science focused organization in the region. I have participated and led several projects.

KACST Relative Big Scale Projects:

  • IC project with ICMIC Company in Malaysia.
  • MEMS Project with Si-Ware Company in Egypt.

Photonic project with King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).


Research Interests

​Photonics, GaN, Optoelectronics

Professional Profile

  • ​Thin film deposition and profilometry
  • Fabrication and characterization of FP optical filter
  • Thin films deposition and measurement
  • Fabrication of DBRs in PECVD and its analysis in optical spectrum analyzer (OSA)
  • CMOS Analog Integrated Circuit Design
  • Labview
  • Analog IC Design to tape out
  • CADSTAR 12 Fundamental
  • Low Noise Low Power Analog Integrated Circuit Design


​Distinguished Employee at 2011 in KACST

KAUST Affiliations

​Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering |  Electrical Engineering

Non-KAUST Affiliations

​Materials Science Research Institute, National Nanotechnology Research Center, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology(KACST).