Jose Ignacio Bielma Velasco

PhD Students (PhD)

PhD Student



Building 3, Level 4, 4255-WS16

Research Interests

Multi-zone Bed Reactors hydrodynamics.


  • Bachelor on Chemical Engineering graduated with honors at UNAM, Mexico City in 2014.
  • MS Degree in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Professional Profile

  • Process Engineer’s Intern at Sulfur Recovery Unit, Saudi Aramco, Fadhili Gas Plant, Saudi Arabia, 2022.
  • Head of Oven’s area (Production Engineer) in Austromex Abrasives, Mexico City, 2017-2021.
  • Production Engineer Jr. in Austromex Abrasives, Mexico City, 2014-2017.

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Chemical Engineering Program
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)