Abdulaziz Baras

Masters Students


Research Interests

  • ​​Studying the magnetic properties of Mn doped ZnO.
  • Developing doped ZnO nanowires used to increase solar cells efficiency.
  • Developed doped ZnO films for spintronic applications.


  • M.S. in Material Science and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), class of 2009 the founding and first graduating class.

Professional Profile

  • ​2009-Present, Researcher in solar energy, King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (K.A.CARE).


  • ​Abdulaziz has been awarded and nominated to be one of the top 10 solar pioneers in MENA region for 2014.

Research Interests Keywords

Nanomaterials and Thin Films Solar Energy Materials for  Spintronic applications Semiconductors