Ammad Alvi


Research Engineer


Building 2 Level 2, Office 2280-WS03

Research Interests

Ammad's research interests are in the areas of energy and chemicals, simulations, clean fuels and carbon Capture focusing on cryogenic Carbon Capture, Hydro processing, desulphurization, and Tail Gas Treatment Processes. 


  • B.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University of the Punjab, Pakistan, 2008 

Professional Profile

  • 2024-present: Research Engineer, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

  • 2022-2023: Sr. Process Engineer, Worley, Khobar, Saudi Arabia

  • 2022-2022: Manager Process, Engro Corporation, Pakistan

  • 2015-2021: Process Engineer, Jacobs, Khobar, Saudi Arabia

  • 2009-2014: Process Concept Engineer, DESCON, United Arab Emirates & Pakistan 

Scientific and Professional Membership

Associated member of IchemE 


  • Aspen Plus Certified User
  • Value Engineering Champion SRU Project Berri Gas Plant
  • Process Cooling Technology Techno-economic evaluation Expert.

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)

  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Carbon Capture Clean Fuels Desulfurization Simulations Hydro processing Reaction Engineering