Research Interests

Abdullah is mainly interested in circulant structure matrices for tracking, correlation filters, deep learning for activity recognition, generative adversarial networks (GAN) and solar trackers. 

Education Profile

  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, 2017
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia, 2016

Scientific and Professional Memberships

​2015 –2016 Founder and president of KFUPM Innovation Club (+90 members) that won the best student organization.


  • December 2014: The first place winner in Nassir Bin Hamad international youth creativity award in science.
  • May 2014: top ten inventors in the fifth scientific conference for higher education in Riyadh with the invention titled "Smart Dust Cleaner & Cooler for solar PV panels".

KAUST Affiliations

  • Visual Computing Center (VCC)
  • Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering (CEMSE)