Salman Aboud

Visiting Fellows

Intern 2019 Now, PhD student at Islamic University of Medina



B5/L4 3204-WS10

Research Interests


Salman is currently enrolled in physics undergrad degree in IU in Madinah. He joined KPV-LAB as a visiting student. His research at KPV-LAB is focused on silicon heterojunction solar cells. During his visit, his research focus is educing the optical losses of such solar cells aiming improved power conversion efficiency. Moreover, Salman will be working on optical modeling of peroskite/silicon tandem solar cells. Salman loves the theoretical aspects of solar cells.


  • ​B.Sc. Physics, The Islamic University of Madinah, Madinah (current)

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​​KAUST Solar Center

Research Interests Keywords

Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells Transparent Conductive Oxides