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  • Phone:

    +966-13-849-9357

  • Email:

    galzohbi@pmu.edu.sa

  • Office No:

    F022

  • Gaydaa Al-Zohbi

  • Job Title :

    Assistant Professor

  • College :

    College of Sciences and Human Studies


  • Department :

    Mathematics & Natural Sciences


Dr. Gayda AlZohbi was born in Lebanon. She is currently an assistant professor in the College of Sciences & Human Studies at Prince Mohamed Bin Fahd University in Al Kho bar, KSA. She holds a Bachelor degree in pure Physics and a Master degree in Energetic from the Lebanese University in Lebanon. In 2011, she started a PhD at the Brussels school of Engineering, Université Libre de Bruxelles in Brussels, Belgium and she worked as a lecturer from 2012 to 2015. Her research focuses on the contribution to the development of wind energy in Lebanon and the related storage issues. In 2015, she received a PhD degree in Engineering Sciences and Technology from the Brussels school of Engineering, Université Libre de Bruxelles in Brussels, Belgium. She joined the department of Aero-Thermo-mechanics of Brussels of Engineering in 2015 as a postdoctoral researcher. Her research interests include energy storage (pumped hydro storage system and compressed air energy storage), building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV), energy efficiency and retrofit of building. In 2017, she worked as a research member in the International Energy Agency (IEA), PVPS Task 15-subtask B on the identification, benchmarking and development of business models of BIPV products in different regions and countries.


Conference

Gaydaa Al Zohbi , Fatimah Al Wuhayb, "Evaluation of Wind power energy potential in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia".


Renewable Energy, Energy Storage and Energy Efficiency and Retrofit of building