Badamasi Babaji

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D Student


Building 5 Level 4, Office 4203-WS07

Research Interests

My research focuses on system-level modeling of gas turbines and high-temperature fuel cell hybrid systems for automotive, aero, and marine applications. 


  • B.Sc. Aeronautical Engineering, University of Turkish Aeronautical Association, Ankara, Turkey, 2018

  • M.Sc. Aerospace Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2021

  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (present) 

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) student member

  • IEEE Student member 


  • Turkish government scholarships for outstanding students.

  • 25% Tuition fee waiver for successful students at UTAA 

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)

  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Gas Turbines Fuel Cells SOFC PEM Cells Wave Rotors