About KACST Impact

King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) is a scientific government institution that supports and enhances scientific applied research. It coordinates the activities of government institutions and scientific research centers in accordance with the requirements of the development of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

It also cooperates with the relevant authorities in identifying national priorities and policies to build a scientific and technological basis that serves development in various sectors. It also provides opportunities for the development of national competences and recruitment of highly qualified specialists to support development in the kingdom. KACST is home to laboratories, facilities and resources to enable and support scientists across the country.

KACST Impact is a new publication from KACST to highlight the latest cutting edge research being conducted at KACST. Our goal is to make the science accessible to a wider audience from different fields and disciplines, and also to general readers interested in science and innovation. The website is regularly updated with various stories that will range from exciting new scientific discoveries to the commercialization of innovative discoveries.