Frequently asked questions

We, the COHMAS team, are eager to meet you during the KAUST FutureComposites workshop. COHMAS is part of the Physical Science and Engineering Division at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Below you’ll find answers the most common questions, if you cannot find the answer below please contact us at

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST):

Is a research university near Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which was established in 2009. The university focuses on interdisciplinary collaborative research across its divisions. Click here for more details about the history and objectives of this university.






Physical Science and Engineering Division (PSE):

Is one of the three academic divisions of KAUST. It focuses on matter at all scales and forms with the goal to understand the matter and its interaction with external stimuli. This knowledge will be transformed into new technologies to address or even solve the great challenges of the world today. The Mechanical Engineering the faculties that our laboratory on Composite and Heterogeneous Material Analysis and Simulation is part of. See our website for more information.






Technical Support:

We understand that an online event will introduce new difficulties, but we are there to help you out. In the weeks leading up to the event contact information will be listed here. If you encounter problems with Zoom, you can reach us via Skype or a messaging service