Undergrad Institution: Top University in Middle east but still unknown
BS in Physics
Overall GPA: 3.5/4
Major GPA: 3.35/4
Length of Degree: 4 years
MS in Physics
Major GPA: 3.75/4
Length of Degree: 2.5 years
Position in Class: top
Type of Student: international, male
TOEFL Total: 237/300
-Worked in a laser laboratory in my university for two consecutive semesters in a project for analyzing rocks and metals using Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS).
-Spent the summer training period and the semester after in another laboratory in the same university working in a project for automating a complete laser lab including all of its equipments (spectrometer – tunable pulsed ND-YAG laser – signal processor – high voltage power supply - oscilloscope) using LabVIEW.
-Worked in the same laboratory for another two semesters in a project funded by ARAMCO, one of the largest petroleum companies in the world, for developing a technique to reactivate catalysts that are used in refining crude oil using a hybrid system of plasma and laser.
-Currently working in the master thesis in a project to build a cavity ring down spectrometer (CRDS) to measure the concentration of NO3 gas.
Served as the president of the sciences club in my university for three consecutive semesters
Awards/Honors/Recognitions: The distinction certificate in academic assistance to the students in my university.
Applying to Where:
UMD - Physics Department - Exp AMO - REJECTED, March 20, email
OSU - Physics Department - Exp AMO - REJECTED, April 3, email
Arizona - Physics Department - Exp AMO - waiting
Texas A & M- Physics Department - Exp AMO - REJECTED, March 31, email
Colorado State - Physics Department - Exp AMO - waiting
Connecticut - Physics Department - Exp AMO - ACCEPTED, March 31, email
Kansas State - Physics Department - Exp AMO - ACCEPTED, March 5, email as a reply for my inquiry Offer Accepted
U of Waterloo - Physics Department - Exp AMO - ACCEPTED, Feb 28, email from professor