Haneen Mohammed

Alumna (former MS Student)

Visual Computing Center, Bldg. 1
4700 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Thuwal 23955-6900, Saudi Arabia

Research Interests

​Haneen’s research interests are mainly in Scientific Visualization, Scientific Computing, General-purpose computations, and Computer Systems & Networking

Education Profile

  • B.Eng., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Effat University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 2015

Professional Profile

  • Summer 2014: Student Internship, GE Power & Water, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
  • Spring 2014: Student Internship, Visualization, Multimedia, and Networking Lab, University of Missouri, Columbia, United States
  • 2013–2014: Computer Engineering Student Exchange Program, University of Missouri, Columbia, United States
  • Summer 2014: Student Internship, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia


  • 2013-2014: Global Undergraduate Exchange Program Scholarship
  • 2010-2013: Dean’s list College of Engineering for three years
  • 2010: Effat University Undergraduate Scholarship
  • 2010: Ministry of Higher Education Scholarship
  • 2010: Silver medal in Sixth Arab Chemistry Olympiad
  • 2009: First place in Saudi National Physics Olympiad
  • 2006: Third place in best research paper contest by Saudi science club

KAUST Affiliations

  • Visual Computing Center (VCC)
  • Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)

Recent Publications


Culling for Extreme-Scale Segmentation Volumes: A Hybrid Deterministic and Probabilistic Approach

J. Beyer, H. Mohammed, M. Agus, A. Al-Awami, H. Pfister, M. Hadwiger
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2018


Abstractocyte: A Visual Tool for Exploring Nanoscale Astroglial Cells

H. Mohammed, A. Al-Awami, J. Beyer, C. Cali, P. Magistretti, H. Pfister, M. Hadwiger
IEEE Scientific Visualization 2017