Zakir Khan was born in February 04, 1978 at Karak, Pakistan. He received his Master of Science in Chemical Engineering in 2005 from Friedrich-Alexander-UniversitÃ¤t (FAU) Erlangen-NÃ¼rnberg, Erlangen, Bayern, Germany. He did his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering in 2001 from N.W.F.P University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar, N.W.F.P, Pakistan. From 2006-2009, he served as Lecturer in the Department of Chemical Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Lahore, Pakistan. Currently, he is on study leave to pursue his PhD in the Department of Chemical Engineering, University Technology PETRONAS, Malaysia. Mr. Zakir Khan is a member of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC).