I have found KAUST to be a beacon of knowledge and inspiration, a meeting point for all those who are interested in furthering our physical and mathematical understanding of the world.

Machine learning is becoming more and more important with applications to a wide variety of fields.

Current Position

BS Electrical Engineering student at KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.


Abdullah Zayat received his B.S degree in Electrical Engineering King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia in 2019. He worked under the supervision of Professor Tareq Al-Naffouri as a visiting student at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology for two consecutive summers on Indoor localization, and wireless monitoring of heart and respiration rates.

Research Interest

Abdullah’s research interests are in the fields of machine learning (specifically in indoor localization systems), wireless communication and signal processing, with emphasis on biomedical signal processing.