Dr. Mustafa Marafi
Affiliation(s) of Roundtable Panelist: Head of the KFAS Prizes Office , The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences & Professor of Physics-Kuwait University.
Roundtable Panelist Short Biography:
Education: PhD in atomic physics, 1976, the University of Michigan.
Employments: Retired professor, physics department, Kuwait University. Currently Director of the Office of Prizes at Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science.
Research interest: Collision-induced shifts of Rydberg states, atomic beam spectroscopy and collision theory.
Scientific production includes scientific papers, authorship and co-authorship of a number of high school texts in physics, translation of several popular science books, editing popular science books and articles, supervising production of a science-based series (30 episodes) and writing script for a number of scientific documentaries.
Memberships: APS, SPE, editorial Board of Aalm Al-Fiker,