Mohamed Eddaoudi

Mohamed Eddaoudi

Nationality : Morocco
Born : 1969
Position : Directo of Advanced Membranes & Porous Materials Center (AMPM), KAUST; Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE) Division, KAUST
Field of study : Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs), Metal-Organic Polyhedra (MOPs), and Covalent-Organic Frameworks (COFs)
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Prof. Mohamed Eddaoudi, Eddaoudi is a Distinguished Professor of Chemical Science, and Director of the Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He received his master's and doctorate in Chemistry from Denis Diderot University (Paris VII) in Paris, France. He is a member of the American Chemical Society (ACS), Materials Research Society (MRS), and a Fellow of the Royal Chemical Society (FRSC), the Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology in the Arab World (SASTA). He received the Outstanding Faculty Research Achievement Award (2004 and 2007) and the Chemistry Outstanding Teaching Award (2005 and 2008) from the University of South Florida. He was selected in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022 as Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher and world’s most influenced scientific minds (2014). Dr. Eddaoudi published over 300 publications with over 83000 citations and an h-index of 106 (Google Scholar). Dr. Eddaoudi has over 50 granted patents and give over 150 invited talks. He was awarded Almaraii Prize for Distinguished Scientist (November 2020). He was awarded the Abdul Hameed Shoman Prize for Arab Researchers, topic 'Renewable Energy'. (September 2019). He was awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Career Award in 2006. Dr. Eddaoudi has given more than 150 invited talks at conferences and universities since 2002. His contribution to the field of metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) has been highly visible in peer-reviewed journals, as evidenced by his recognition by ISI in 2007 as one of the top 100 most cited chemists of the past 10 years (ranked #68).

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