Dr. Khan Maaz

PINSTECH

Dr. Maaz Khan is working as principal scientist in Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Science and Technology (PINSTECH). He has done his PhD from Quaid-i-Azam University, Pakistan, and postdoctorates from South Korea and China. His research interests include fabrication of nanomaterials by different chemical and electrochemical techniques. He is working on structural, magnetic, optical, and electrical characterization of various materials. He has authored more than 60 research articles in peer-reviewed journals, and he is the author and editor of many books. Dr. Maaz is working as editor in chief of Journal of Materials, Processing and Design and executive editor of International Journal of Nano Studies and Technology and is among the editorial board members of many journals including World Journal of Condensed Matter Physics, International Journal of Materials Science and Applications, Frontiers in Physics, and Advances in Alloys and Compounds.

Experience

  • 2012 - current

    PINSTECH

  • 2015 - 2016

    Chinese Academy of Science

Education

  • 1997 - 1999

    Science, PIEAS, Islamabad

    Engineering

  • 2004 – 2008

    Natural Science, Quaid-i-Azam University, ISLAMABAD

    Physics

Edited Books

  • Raman Spectroscopy and Applications NEW
    Raman Spectroscopy and Applications

    Raman spectroscopy has a number of applications in various fields including material science, physics, chemistry, biology, geology, and medicine. This book illustrates necessary insight and guidance in the field of Raman spectroscopy with detailed figures and explanations. This presents deep understanding of new techniques from basic introduction to the advance level for scientists and engineers. The chapters cover all major aspects of Raman spectroscopy and its application in material characterization with special emphasis on both the theoretical and experimental aspects. This book is aimed to provide solid foundation of Raman spectroscopy to the students, scientists, and engineers working in various fields as mentioned above.

  • Magnetic Materials

    This book reports on the recent progresses in theory, application, and characterization of magnetic materials. It covers a broad spectrum of topics on magnetic materials with different shapes and morphologies such as transition metals, cylindrical and 2D ferromagnetic nanowires, core-shell nanowires, monoatomic-layered nanostructures, and nanocrystals. This book addresses diverse groups of readers with general background in physics and material science and also covers topics for the specialists in the field of magnetism. It is believed that this book will be interesting for the readers and will provide a solid foundation about the topic for the students, scientists, and engineers working in the field of material science and condensed matter physics.

  • The Transmission Electron Microscope - Theory and Applications

    This book The Transmission Electron Microscope abundantly illustrates necessary insight and guidance of this powerful and versatile material characterization technique with complete figures and thorough explanations. The second edition of the book presents deep understanding of new techniques from introduction to advance levels, covering in-situ transmission electron microscopy, electron and focused ion beam microscopy, and biological diagnostic through TEM. The chapters cover all major aspects of transmission electron microscopy and their uses in material characterization with special emphasis on both the theoretical and experimental aspects of modern electron microscopy techniques. It is believed that this book will provide a solid foundation of electron microscopy to the students, scientists, and engineers working in the field of material science and condensed matter physics.

  • The Transmission Electron Microscope

    The book "The Transmission Electron Microscope" contains a collection of research articles submitted by engineers and scientists to present an overview of different aspects of TEM from the basic mechanisms and diagnosis to the latest advancements in the field. The book presents descriptions of electron microscopy, models for improved sample sizing and handling, new methods of image projection, and experimental methodologies for nanomaterials studies. The selection of chapters focuses on transmission electron microscopy used in material characterization, with special emphasis on both the theoretical and experimental aspect of modern electron microscopy techniques. I believe that a broad range of readers, such as students, scientists and engineers will benefit from this book.