Current Projects

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Connected Intelligence Engine

Complex systems are inherently multidisciplinary, interested entities approach problems differently and look at the same data from different perspectives. By jointly analyzing data...

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Urban Water Modeling

Water, food and energy generation are the pillars of modern society that form a complex, interdependent system that should best be evaluated and developed holistically to optimize overall performance...

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The Saudi eHealth Analytics (SeHA) Platform

The project aims to develop risk analysis models for advanced diagnostics in healthcare applications, and to design a decision support system (DSS) for healthcare resource allocation...

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Urban Water Management of Riyadh

Excessive water usage together with limited capacity of local hydrogeological environment to dispose excess water or waste water has emerged as a problem of water...

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Saudi Skill Space

In this project, we aim to develop the ‘Saudi Skill Space’ to help policy-makers at MLSD understand the dynamics of the Saudi labor market and the composition of its various jobs...

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Predictive Modeling for Saudi Healthcare

The healthcare system in the Kingdom is one of the most complex systems in the country. As the majority of the operationdecisions are taken...

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Power Demand Forecasting for Saudi Arabia

The electric demand of Saudi Arabia has increased significantly in the last decade. This trend can be explained as a response to population growth...

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GCC Electricity Market Trade Opportunities & Market Equilibrium Simulation

SUPER is a high-fidelity long-term strategic planning tool for renewable technologies in the Saudi power system...

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Extreme Weather Events Under a Changing Climate

This project aims to investigate extreme events of dust, floods and heat waves over the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the consequences of these events...

Previous Projects

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Complex Systems Computation Platform

The Center for Complex Engineering Systems (CCES) is a multidisciplinary research center where data scientists investigate problems from different domains.

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Computable General Equilibrium Regional Saudi Inclusive Wealth Model

According to the U.N. 2012 and 2014 reports, Saudi Arabia’s Inclusive Wealth (sum of Natural, Human and Produced Capital) is increasing, but its Inclusive ...

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Innovation Space

Knowledge is produced in a social, technological, and institutional context that affects the type and diffusion of that knowledge. Social interactions affect a scholar’s choice of problems ...

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Integrated Transportation System

The rapid economic and population growth of many cities in the modern age is posing new challenges. Concerns about future development and planning ...

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National Power Network System

Saudi Arabia is facing huge challenges with regards to its energy mix. From a purely economic standpoint, Saudi Arabia is winning market share at current energy prices ...

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Sustainable Desert Greening

Located in one of the warmest and driest regions in the world, Saudi Arabia’s harsh climate presents unique obstacles to meeting the energy and water needs of the country.

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City Dynamics

Many cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are experiencing rapid growth due to various factors such as natural population growth, urbanization, and immigration.

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Urban Energy Modeling

Saudi Arabia’s rapid development has been fueled by cheap energy. While successful in modernizing the country, this policy of low energy prices has also resulted ...

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City Schema

The world is experiencing a period of extreme urbanization. In the future, cities are expected to account for nearly 90% of global population growth ...

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Strategic Solar Desalination Network

Due to the scarcity of regenerative natural water resources, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has become heavily reliant on water desalination for providing fresh water for human use.

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Labor Market Decision Support System

Due to the scarcity of regenerative natural water resources, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has become heavily reliant on water desalination for providing fresh water for human use.

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Urban Traffic System

Rapid economic and population growth occurring throughout Saudi Arabia are posing new opportunities and changes for the Kingdom. In particular, the concomitant growth in the Kingdom’s capital, Riyadh ...

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Sustainable Infrastructure Planning System

For many countries experiencing rapid growth in demand for energy, water and other infrastructure services, one of the primary long-term challenges is how to coordinate these ...

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Integrated Energy Decision Support System

Saudi Arabia’s domestic oil consumption has rapidly increased in recent years, primarily for electricity production. Electricity sales are expected to reach 600 TWh by 2032 ...

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Cyber Security Initiative

There is a rapid growth in the number of Internet users in Saudi Arabia with current penetration at 14.7-million. Similarly, the country is undergoing an industrial growth in multiple sectors ...