State-of-the-art facilities, training and service
The Core Labs are a prominent feature of the interdisciplinary research ecosystem at the
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology.
The Core Labs provide state-of-the-art facilities, training and services to the KAUST research community, collaborators and industrial partners. These centrally organized, shared-user facilities provide direct access to specialized research equipment, operated by expert staff with advanced degrees in science and engineering. The Core Labs consists of ten laboratories that are strategically located throughout the academic campus enabling users to transition between labs in a matter of minutes.
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Learn about our specialized facilities
We provide services to academia, government and industry
We are always looking to add to our dynamic team
Experience a typical day in the Core labs, the next generation of research facilities. Our scientist support interdisciplinary research at KAUST and beyond.
Location: Saudi Arabia
Purpose: Shared user facilities
Director: Justin Lee Mynar
No. of staff: 158+
No. of nationalities: 38+
No. of Ms/Phd: 80+
Training, Independent Use, Collaboration, Full Service
No. of Labs: 10
Provide state-of-the-art facilities, training and service to the KAUST faculty, students, researchers and industrial partners