The Core Labs and Research Infrastructure


Excellence Fueled by Expertise and Technology

Welcome to the KAUST Core Labs and Research Infrastructure, a system of multidisciplinary, interconnected laboratories located on campus at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia. Our mandate is to promote the scientific ambitions of KAUST and of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by providing state-of-the-art facilities, services and training for KAUST faculty, researchers, students, our collaborators and our industrial partners. Our laboratories are all equipped with cutting-edge technologies and staffed by experts, many with advanced degrees in their disciplines.



To become an internationally recognized user facility that delivers scientific innovations and solutions to KAUST and  the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


Through stewardship and development of state-of-the-art facilities and technical expertise, we deliver research support, training and services to KAUST faculty, students, researchers and partners
1775 internal users
630 services offered
750 people trained per year
290 external users


Dr. Daniel Acevedo-Feliz (2020 – present)



Welcome to the KAUST Core Labs and Research Infrastructure. 

Through our mission, the Core Labs and Research Infrastructure supports the University’s vision to become a destination university for cutting-edge scientific and technological education and research, as well help advance research and scientific discovery within the Kingdom and globally.

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