Miguel Viegas

Research Group Staff
​Laboratory and Field Technician​​​​


Quantification of plankton biomass by Flow cytometry, Characterization of dissolved organic matter, Metabolic activity of bacterioplankton, Microcosmos experiments.

Research Interests

Marine Ecology


B.Sc., Marine Biology, Forpescas-Professional School, Olhao, Portugal, 1994.

Professional Profile

2015-now: Laboratory and Field Technician, Xelu Moran Group, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

2014-2015: Laboratory and Field Technician, Sammerk project, Burt Jones Group, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

2002-2014: Research Technician, CCMAR-Marine Research Center, Algarve University, Faro, Portugal 

KAUST Affiliations

​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)​​​​
Biological and environmental science and engineering division (BESE)​