IEEE Circuits and Systems (CAS) Society Pre-Doctoral Scholarship Award

May 2014

IEEE CAS offers two pre-doctoral fellowships worldwide to recognize a young member enrolled in a PhD program.

65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

Aug 2015

650 among the most qualified young scientists worldwide are selected to participate in this yearly meeting with the Nobel Laureates at Germany.

IEEE CICC Outstanding Invited Paper Award

For the best-invited paper in the 2018 IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC)

Paper: M. A. Zidan and W. D. Lu, “RRAM fabric for neuromorphic and reconfigurable compute-in-memory systems,”IEEE CICC, San Diego, USA, 2018

CEMSE Dean Award


Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE), KAUST.

Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge (Finalist)

Oct 2013

Best Graduate Poster Award

Apr 2013

The Second Saudi International Electronics, Communications, Photonics Conference (SIECPC)