John's research involves the use of satellite remote sensing to monitor and study phytoplankton dynamics across the Red Sea and Arabian Gulf. Currently, He is investigating how the timing and community structure of seasonal phytoplankton blooms in the Red Sea may be changing in relation to the regional physical environment and the broader climate regime.
"KAUST shall be a beacon for peace, hope and reconciliation, and shall serve the people of the Kingdom and the world."
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, 1924 – 2015
Thuwal 23955-6900, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Al-Khwarizmi Building (1)