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Salwan Abou Salem

Salwan comes to IDKT with research and corporate engineering experience, and she uses these skills and mindset to assess and review technologies in the IP portfolio. She communicates with inventors for any matters related to their invention disclosures. She works with commercialization managers, helping assess and enhance the market potential for the technologies.


  • Mechanical Systems Site and Procurement Engineer in MEP Construction
  • Research assistant at Texas A&M University at Qatar’s Gas Electron Multiplier (thermal imaging)
  • Teaching Assistant for Calculus IV and V in Texas A&M University at Qatar’s Science Department
  • Automation Engineer at Siemens-QSTP
  • Quality Engineer in the Materials & Qualification Department of RasGas Limited

    Education and Certifications:
  • Master’s in engineering (chemical engineering), Texas A&M University at Qatar (TAMU-Q)
  • Bachelor’s in mechanical engineering (math minor), Magna Cum Laude, TAMU-Q
  • Registered mechanical engineer (License No. 16896), Ministry of Municipality and Environment, Qatar