KAUST Discovery highlights the most exciting research taking place at the different research centers in KAUST. The research highlights are informative articles that cover breakthrough research and are accessible to the wider science community and a general audience interested in science. With regular weekly updates, this is the place to keep up with the best research happening at KAUST.
February 26, 2017
Anonymously pairing network users could expand the capability of the next generation of wireless networks
A statistical technique for automatically cleaning erroneous data from weather-balloon observations will improve the accuracy of weather forecasting.
February 22, 2017
Africa now joins Southeast Asia in hosting parasites partially resistant to the first-line antimalaria drug, artemisinin.
February 20, 2017
Highly sensitive electron cameras allow researchers to see the atomic structure of metal-organic frameworks.
February 19, 2017
Access to valley-polarized charge carriers by magnetic doping could transform electronics.
Genome sequences of dinoflagellate algae indicate how they maintain their symbiotic relationship with corals.
February 12, 2017
An antibiotic resistant strain of bacteria found circulating in Jeddah’s municipal wastewater could have severe implications for public health.
Inscribing porous, carbonized patterns into a polymer creates sensitive electrodes that detect biological molecules.
February 10, 2017
The close association between corals and bacteria may help protect coral from heat stress and bleaching.
February 8, 2017
The high-quality sequencing of a quinoa genome brings new potential for global food security.