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 different types 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.
  • Synthesis of graphene and graphene-based nanocomposites for various novel applications.


  • SC-1483 Chemistry in Everyday Life
  • SC-1211 Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry
  • SC-3313 Organometallic Chemistry
  • SC-4311 Semiconductors as Photocatalysts
  • SC-4290 BSc IV year Project
  • SR-5101 Advanced Research Skills 1

Research Publications

  • M. E. Khan, M. Mansoob Khan, B. K. Min, M. H. Cho, Microbial fuel cell assisted band gap narrowed TiO2 for visible lightinduced photocatalytic activities and power generation, Scientific Reports 2018, 8, 1723.
  • M. Mansoob Khan, M. H. Cho, Positively Charged Gold Nanoparticles for Hydrogen Peroxide Detection, BioNanoScience 2018,https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12668-018-0503-x
  • A. U. Khan, N. Malik, M. Khan, M. H. Cho, M. Mansoob Khan, Fungi-assisted silver nanoparticle synthesis and their applications, Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, 2018, 41, 1-20.
  • S. Parwaiz, K. Bhunia, A. K. Das, M. Mansoob Khan, and D. Pradhan, Cobalt-Doped Ceria/Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite as an Efficient Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalyst and Supercapacitor Material, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 20165–20176.
  • Saravanan, R. et al. ZnO/CdO nanocomposites for textile effluent degradation and electrochemical detection. J. Mol. Liq.209, 374–380 (2015).
  • M. E. Khan, M. Mansoob Khan, M. H. Cho, Ce3+ -ion, Surface Oxygen Vacancy, and Visible Light-induced Photocatalytic Dye Degradation and Photocapacitive Performance of CeO2-Graphene Nanostructures, Scientific Reports 2017, 7, 5928.
  • M. E. Khan, M. Mansoob Khan, M. H. Cho, Defected graphene nano-platelets for enhanced hydrophilic nature and visible light-induced photoelectrochemical performances, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 2017, 104, 233–242.
  • R. Saravanan, M. Mansoob Khan, F. Gracia, J. Qin, V. K. Gupta, and A. Stephen, Ce3+ -ion-induced visible-light photocatalytic degradation and electrochemical activity of ZnO/CeO2 nanocomposite. Scientific Reports 2016, 6, 31641.