Lujain Bashihab

Masters Students


Research Interests

living and controlled/living polymerization, Synthesis of functional multi-block copolymers


  • 2016 – 2020: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.
  • 2021-Present: M.S. in Chemical Science, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, KSA.


  • Acquired the Royal Society of Chemistry membership and AMRSC title, 2022.
  • Awarded with the KAUST Fellowship, 2021.
  • Received the Employee of the Year Award, 2021.
  • Achieved First Class Honors, University of Nottingham, 2020.
  • Recognized as the Student of the Year, 2014.
  • First-place winner in the College Den Competition, 2013.

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST  Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering Division (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Living Polymerization ATRP, ROP