Making life friendlier with personal robots
Sharifa Alghowinem, a research scientist at the Media Lab, explores personal robot technology that explains emotions in English and Arabic.
Instructors & Students Inspired at Summer Program
IBK fellows join illustrious group of instructors for summer AI bootcamp.
Branch-shaped ZIF-8 for better H2 Separation
During her IBK Fellowship with Prof. Zach Smith, Dr. Fatimah Edhaim researched a branch-shaped zeolitic imidazole framework-8 (ZIF-8) nanoparticle.
Nouf Laqtom develops novel LysoTag mouse model, discovers Batten disease gene CLN3 function
Dr. Nouf Laqtom's research has led to a breakthrough in understanding Batten disease, a lethal neurodegenerative disorder in children. In an article in the September 2022 edition of Nature, Dr. Laqtom and her co-authors describe how they id...
Dr. AlShahrani develops Energy Innovation Program
Former IBK Fellow, Dr. Thamraa AlShahrani, is managing a new Master’s Program in Energy Innovation at Princess Nourah University (PNU) beginning in September 2022. "When I came back [from the IBK program]...a master's program in energy wa...
Dr. Eman Ageely joins Mass Eye & Ear
Congratulations to Dr. Eman Ageely who was hired as a postdoc at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) prior to her IBK Fellowship.
Dana Al-Sulaiman has developed a cheap, minimally invasive diagnostic test for cancer.
Dr. Fatima Adhaim: Mixed-Matrix Membranes Formed from Different Morphologies of Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks for Gas Separation
Dr. Sharifa Alghowinem: A Journey with Social Robots: Opportunities, Challenges, and the Future