• Mar 2020 – My research was featured on different websites including KAUST Discovery Magazine, IEEE GlobalSpec, Network World, News Break, E&T Engineering and Technology, and The Engineer.

  • Aug 2019 – I was lucky to get the First place at the second edition of the IEEE International Sensors and Measurement Systems Student Contest (IEEE IS&M-SC) at the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society's flagship conference, the IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC), held in Auckland, New Zealand, from May 20 to 23. My winning project demonstrated the development of a smart bracelet and gesture-capturer for people with Parkinson's disease (PD). Read more here.



  • Underwater communication systems


  • Reconfigurable and portable potentiostat


  • Neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) IoT sensing network


Honors and Awards

During my formal studies I have participated in different competitions and contests:

  • 2019 First place in IEEE Sensors & Measurement Student Contest. Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2019 First place in Cypress's April Fools Giveaway WICED Design Ideas Competition. (Online)
  • 2018 First place at Winter Enrichment at KAUST (WEP) Idea Competition. Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2016-2017 Excellence at Work as Team Member of AIESEC in Teresina. Teresina, Brazil
  • 2015 Best Design and Presentation at Demola's Final Spring Meeting- Present Process & Results. Budapest, Hungary
  • 2014-2015 Science Without Borders Full Scholarship. Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME), Hungary
  • 2014 First place in the 8th Prize of Science and Technology of Piauí. Teresina, Brazil