18 October, 2021People of KAUST: Fatema Alquraish
Fatema Alquraish is a student in the Stress Granule Lab of the Center for Desert Agriculture at KAUST. She is also an engaged community member and the first Saudi national to earn a leadership role in the KAUST Volunteer Fire Department (KVFD).
17 June, 2021KAUST CDA and MEWA Kick off Saudi Native Genome Project
Pilot research project samples desert species to combat desertification and promote biodiversity
03 November, 2020Groundbreaking AgriTech on campus
AgriTech startup Red Sea Farms thinks it has a sustainable, organic, and pesticide-free solution. Co-founders, Mark Tester and Ryan Lefers, have developed greenhouse technology that allows for the growing of crops on marginal land, using a fraction of the freshwater normally required.