Dr. Basma M. El Zein
Director of Research
Area of Expertise:
Nanotechnology , Electronics , Optoelectronics , Solar Cell , Nanowire Based Quantum Dot Solar Cell , Energy storage
Profile Summary

Basma El Zein, PhD. Is a consultant, a Research Scientist at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). she was an assistant professor at Dar Al Hekma University, Jeddah Saudi Arabia, and an associate researcher at the Institut D'Electronique, Microelectronique et Nanotechnologie (IEMN) France.
Dr. El Zein, attended the faculty of engineering in 1994 at the Lebanese University and graduated with a master degree in engineering (Electrical & Electronics Engineering). She got her PhD in 2012 from the University of Lille 1 –France in Micro and Nanotechnology.

Dr.El Zein, recent research interests include working on nanostructures (Nanowires and Quantum dots) for third generation solar cells , energy harvesting and energy storage , where she filed one patent .
She is a senior IEEE member since 2008, reviewer in IEEE transaction on Nanotechnology journal, the chair or co-chair and on the committee of many international conferences.
Dr. El Zein, has long experience in curriculum review and development , she has a diversified knowledge in various scientific streams, coupled with 14 years of experience of lecturing, Project management and research (some of her previous research include : Telecommunication, Artificial Intelligence, industrial engineering and Computer Vision). She also supervised around 194 theses (bachelor degree).
Conference Committee Involvement (1)
4 May 2015 |
Course Instructor
NON-SPIE: Introduction to nanotechnology
This course is an introduction to the concept of Nanotechnology starting from materials to applications
NON-SPIE: Data communication and networking
I taught this course more than 20 times
NON-SPIE: Database Management system
I taught this course more than 20 times
NON-SPIE: Capstone
This is a final year project course where i supervised more than 194 project since 2002
NON-SPIE: System Analysis and Design
I taught this course more than 20 times
NON-SPIE: Programming I and Programming II
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