Dr. Faisal Al Marzooqi is an Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering of the Chemical Engineering Department at Khalifa University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Interdisciplinary Engineering from the joint program of Masdar Institute and Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2015, with a focus in the application of membrane fabrication and nanotechnology in seawater desalination. Dr. Al Marzooqi obtained his Master's degree in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College London in 2009. His M.Sc. research focused on the use of ionic liquids in the determination of surface energies, which led him to receive the Lonza award in 2009.
He is a member of the Center of Membrane and Advanced Water Technology (CMAT) at Khalifa University and his research interests are in nano-transport phenomena in general with a focus on water applications.