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  • Phone:

    +966-13-849-8579

  • Email:

    hsabbagh@pmu.edu.sa

  • Office No:

  • Haidar Sabbagh, Ph.D.

  • Job Title :

    Assistant Professor

  • College :

    College of Sciences and Human Studies


  • Department :

    Core Program


  • MBA -Technology, Entrepreneurship & Innovation: Joint MBA at the École des Ponts et Chaussées Business School, Paris, France) & Solvay School of Management, Brussels, Belgium (class of  2014)
  •  CQF (Certificate in Quantitative Finance - World-class professional training in practical financial engineering), completed in the summer of 2015.
  • Oct 96- June 2000:  University of Leeds (UK) at the Centre for Nonlinear Studies,PhD in Physics & Applied Mathematics (Chaos control, Nonlinear Dynamics of Spiral waves, Stochastic Dynamics, Nonlinear Physics of ratchets & Brownian motion). Supervisor: Prof. A.V. Holden, Advisor: Prof. P.V. McClintock (Non-linear Physics Group at Lancaster University).
  • Oct 92- Feb 1996: American University of Beirut (AUB), Master’s degree in Physics.
  • Oct 89- June 1992: AUB, BS degree in Physics (honor list).


  • Statistical Mechanics and Polymer Physics, integral equation theory and Vander Waals Equation of State, diffusion and modeling of polymer melts (in collaboration with Prof. BC Eu at McGill University, Montreal, Canada).
  • Nonlinear Dynamics, Spiral Waves in Excitable Media, Spiral breakup as a model for fibrillation and cardiac arrhythmia, Reaction-Diffusion models, Spatiotemporal Irregularity and Chaos, Complex Systems and Nonlinear Phenomena.
  • Large Fluctuations, Escape Problem and Ratchets, Brownian motion, Statistical Physics and Stochastic Dynamics.
  • More recently: MC simulations for option pricing (quantitative finance).