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Research Wednesday Series

Research Wednesday Series is a series of biweekly research seminars highlighting cutting-edge research and innovation. Presented with a focused scientific objective, these seminars feature the scientific research and research centers at Qatar University, in addition to creating an environment for communication between the researcher or inventor and the public.


  • Clarify the importance of research to the society
  • Show excellence and diversity in scientific research.
  • Promote the current research issues through visual media and highlighting local and global issues.
  • Contribute to achieving the university’s vision and mission in research excellence and knowledge contribution.
  • Highlight published scientific researches, inventions, innovations, research achievements, projects, human and social research, students' research and activities.

These seminars will take place on three main online platforms: WebEx, Instagram, and Podcast.

Upcoming Episode


Season 2: Episode 4

Innovations in Water Treatment Technology & Importance of Academia Industry Collaboration: Advanced Membranes Fabrication Case Study

Time: 6:00-7:30 pm (Doha Local Time)
Language: English
Online: WebEx


Dr. Samer Adham
Manager Global Water Sustainability Center,
ConocoPhillips Qatar and Adjunct Professor, CAM, Qatar University
Dr Alamgir Karim
Dow Chair and Welch Foundation Professor,
Director of the International Polymer and Soft Matter Center at University of Houston
Prof Syed Javaid Zaidi
QAFAC Chair Professor, CAM, Qatar University
Dr. Mohammed Hassan
Assistant Professor, CAM, Qatar University
Dr Maryam Mohammed AlEjji
Assistant Professor, CAM, Qatar University


Dr. Aboubakr M. Abdullah
Hydro/Qatalum Chair Professor, CAM, Qatar University

Past Episodes

Here are links for recorded Past Episodes: