Tahani Hassan Felemban

PhD Students


Research Interests

  • ​Studying the role of impurities and point defects in ZnO by using photoluminescence (PL) for advanced optoelectronic and spint​ronic devices.
  • Optimizing vertically aligned ZnO by pulsed laser deposition for sensor applications and electrochemical deposition to prepare high quality ZnO film.


  • Ph.D. Candidate, Material Science and Engineering, KAUST, Saudi Arabia, 2011-Present.
  • M.S. in Solid State Theoretical Physics, Kind Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, 2005-2008.
  • BSc. in Physics, Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia, 1993-1996.

Professional Profile

  • Lecturer, Solid State of Physics, University of Dammam, Saudi Arabia, 2008-Present.
  • Summer Internship, Material Science Department, Imperial College, London, June-August 2012.
  • Assistant Teacher, Physics Department, University of Dammam, Saudi Arabia, 2004-2008.
  • Assistant Teacher, Faculty of Science, Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia, 2000-2004.
  • Physics Teacher, High School, Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, 1998-1999.

Research Interests Keywords

Spectroscopic and Microscopic imaging system Nanomaterials