Resume of Mohammed M Faiz

Education:

B.Sc. (Hons) University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka - 1981

M.Sc. in Physics University of Illinois at Chicago, USA - 1987

Ph.D. in Solid State Physics University of Illinois at Chicago, USA 1992

 

Experience:

Since June 2000 Associate Professor KFUPM, Saudi Arabia

Since June 1996 Visiting Scientist Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., USA

Sep.1994 June 2000 Assistant Professor KFUPM, Saudi Arabia

May 1992 - Aug.1994 Postdoctoral Fellow Argonne National Lab., USA

July 1987 - May 1992 Research Assistant University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Sep. 1985 - June 1987 Teaching Assistant University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

May 1983 - Aug.1985 Assistant Lecturer Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Oct.1981 - April 1983 Assistant Lecturer University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka

 

RECOGNITION:

  • National Merit Scholarship, Sri Lanka (1971-81)

 

  • Honorary Fellow at Synchrotron Radiation Center - University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA (1989-90)

 

  • Listed in the 15th edition of "Who's Who in the World (1998)"

 

  • Member of the International Advisory Committee for the 4th International symposium on Nuclear and Related Techniques (NURT 2003)

 

  • Coordinator of Surface Science Lab at KFUPM (2014 - )

 

  • 900 Citations

 

Specialization:

         Material Science

         Synchrotron Radiation & Surface Science

         X-ray and Gamma-ray Optics