Dr. Anissa Bendjeriou Sedjerari

Research Scientist,
KAUST Catalysis Center

Dr. Anissa Bendjeriou-Sedjerari, Research Scientist at KAUST Catalysis Center was awarded a PhD in Materials Science from the University of Science and Technology of Montpellier (FRANCE) followed by postdoc positions at CALTECH and Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon.

Her main topics deals with materials science more specifically on the Designs , Characterizations and applications of heterogeneous catalysts in Oil & Gas industry such as, but not limited to, hydrocarbon conversion, CO2 conversion, and N2 activation, ammonia synthesis…

Over the last years, she played key roles in several academic and industrial collaborations within KCC, KAUST and with international institutions including EPFL-Lausanne and UC-Davis, CALTECH, USA. Her broad research interests have been published in numerous international journals.

Besides, she is an active member of the MEPEC (Middle East Process Engineering Conference and Exhibition). She is also involved in all women forums with Aramco and promote female scientists’ not just at KAUST but also in the Middle-East in order to empower Women in Oil and Gas Industry, one of the challenge of the Saudi Vision 2030 program