Sher Bahadar Khan

King Abdulaziz University

Prof. Dr. Sher Bahadar Khan received his Ph.D from HEJ, Karachi University, Pakistan. After completion of his Ph.D, he started his post-doctoral career in nanochemistry and nanotechnology and continued to work as a post-doctoral research fellow to February 2010 at Yonsei University, South Korea. In March 2010, he joined the Center for Advanced Materials and Nano-engineering, Department of Chemistry, Najran University as an Assistant Professor and continued his work to 31 August 2011. He joined the Chemistry Department, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia as an Assistant Professor in September 2011. Currently he is Full Professor in the Chemistry Department, King Abdulaziz University and is doing research in nanochemistry and nanotechnology. He was honoured by receiving the top scientist award of KP Science & Technology in 2018. He was also honoured by the Deanship of Scientific Research awards at King Abdulaziz University for book, patent, and highly ranked scientific publication. He is the author of 320 research articles, twelve books, and six patents with almost 1000 ± 10 impact factor, 6665 citations, and 45 h-index.

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This book focuses on the applications of nanomaterials in the fabrication of gas sensors. It covers recent developments of different materials used to design gas sensors, such as conducting polymers, semiconductors, as well as layered and nanosized materials. The widespread applications of various gas sensors for the detection of toxic gases are also discussed. The book provides a concise but thorough coverage of nanomaterials applications and utilization in gas sensors. In addition, it overviews recent developments in and the fabrication of gas sensors and their attributes for a broad audience, including beginners, graduate students, and specialists in both academic and industrial sectors.

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