We are a multidisciplinary team based in King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, devoting most of our research efforts for biochar related research. The group is the first research team that studies various aspects of biochar and activated carbon in Saudi Arabia and probably in the Arabic gulf region. The group welcomes local and international collaboration and knowledge exchange. For more information on this group, please contact Dr. Mohammad I. Al-Wabel at: malwabel@KSU.EDU.SA.
Our mission is to excel in the biochar and activated carbon related research and to observe their effects on the quality of air, soil, and water resources. We subsequently provide stakeholders with guidelines and cutting edge knowledge for production and usage in different agricultural, ecological, and industrial disciplines.
Creation of a regional platform for the dissemination of biochar and activated carbon technologies and research in order to enlighten the Saudi and neighbouring agricultural societies about their importance for climate change, soil enhancement, and water saving and remediation in arid and semi-arid regions.
To offer high quality researches can be applied for the specific following aspects of biochar and activated carbon:
Currently running funded projects:
Prof. Mohammad Al-Wabel, PhD, Principle
Prof. Abdurabrasoul Al-Omran, PhD, member
Dr. Ahmed Elnaggar, PhD, member
Dr Adel Rabie, PhD, member
Mr. Mahmoud Nadeem, Msc, member
Mr. Zaheer Ahmed, Msc, member
Mr Jamal Tajeldin, PhD student
Mr Khalid Alanazi, Master student