Dr. Mohammad Mansoob Khan

Senior Assistant Professor


Educational Qualifications: BSc, MSc, PhD (AMU, Aligarh, India)

Research Interests

Inorganic Chemistry
  • Band gap engineering of metal oxide nanostructures for catalysis, photocatalysis and water splitting.
  • Synthesis of nanomaterials for hydrogen production, energy related applications such as Microbial Fuel Cells and environmental remediation.
  • Synthesis of nanocomposites for sensors (Enzymatic and non-enzymatic), optoelectronic devices and photoelectrodes


  • SC-1211 Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry
  • SC-3313 Organometallic Chemistry
  • SC-4311 Semiconductors as Photocatalysts

Research Publications

  • Saravanan, R. et al. ZnO/Ag/CdO nanocomposite for visible light-induced photocatalytic degradation of industrial textile effluents. J. Colloid Interface Sci.452, 126–33 (2015).

  • Khan, M. E., Khan, M. M. & Cho, M. H. Biogenic synthesis of a Ag–graphene nanocomposite with efficient photocatalytic degradation, electrical conductivity and photoelectrochemical performance. New J. Chem.39, 8121–8129 (2015).

  • Ansari, M. O., Khan, M. M., Ansari, S. A. & Cho, M. H. DC electrical conductivity retention and electrical compensation of polyaniline by TiO2 at higher loading percentages in polyaniline@TiO2 nanocomposites. Electron. Mater. Lett.11, 559–564 (2015).

  • Ansari, S. A., Khan, M. M., Ansari, M. O. & Cho, M. H. Silver nanoparticles and defect-induced visible light photocatalytic and photoelectrochemical performance of Ag@m-TiO2 nanocomposite. Sol. Energy Mater. Sol. Cells141, 162–170 (2015).

  • Saravanan, R. et al. ZnO/CdO nanocomposites for textile effluent degradation and electrochemical detection. J. Mol. Liq.209, 374–380 (2015).