Profile of Zulfiqar Hasan Khan

... Name Zulfiqar Hasan Khan
Designation Assistant Professor
Last Degree M.S. ( DU), PhD (UTS. Australia)
   

Education:

PhD on Nanotechnology

University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Australia.

 

Bachelor of Science (Honors in Physics)

Department of Physics,

Faculty of Science,

University of Dhaka.

Degree Awarded: September 2009

Result: 1st class 3rd position (rank 3 among 96 students)

 

Masters of Science (Masters in Physics)

Department of Physics,

Faculty of Science,

University of Dhaka.

Degree Awarded: July 2011

Result: 1st class 1st position (rank 1 among 27 students)

Publications:

1.Mechanical and electromechanical properties of graphene and their potential application in MEMS, Z H Khan, A R Kermany, A Öchsner, F Iacopi, Journal of  Physics D: Applied Physics, 50(5):053003 (2017)

URL: http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1361-6463/50/5/053003/meta

2.Survey of the water bodies for ecotoxic metals by laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy, A.F.Y. Haider, B. Rahman, Z. H. Khan, K. M. Abedin, Environmental Engineering Science, 32:4, 284-291 (2015)

URL: http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/abs/10.1089/ees.2014.0170

3. Radiative lifetime measurement of excited neutral nitrogen atoms by time resolved laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy, A. F. M. Y. Haider, M. K. Ira, Z. H. Khan and K. M. Abedin, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry,29:8, 1385-1392 (2014)

URL: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2014/ja/c3ja50199j/unauth#!divAbstract

4. Detection of trace amount of arsenic in groundwater by laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy and adsorption, A.F.M.Y. HaiderM. Hedayet UllahZ.H. KhanFiroza KabirK.M. Abedin, Optics & Laser Technology,56, 299–303 (2014)

URL:  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0030399213003277

5.Elemental profiling and identification of eco-toxic elements in   agricultural soil by Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy, A. F.M.Y. Haider, Firoza Kabir, M. H. Ullah, Z.H. Khan, K. M. Abedin, Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, 1:4, 41-44 (2013)

URL: http://pubs.sciepub.com/aees/1/4/1/

6. Determination of Ca content of coral skeleton by analyte additive method using the LIBS technique, A.F.M.Y.  Haider, Z.H. Khan, Optics and Laser Technology, 44:6, 1654–1659 (2012)

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0030399212000345

7.  Identification of multiple rare earths and associated elements in raw monazite sands by laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy, K.M. Abedin, A.F.M.Y.  Haider, M. A. Rony, Z.H. Khan, Optics and Laser Technology,43:1, 45-49  (2011)

URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0030399210001209

Paper Presentation in the International Conference:

1. Z. H. Khan et al, SPIE Conference, 2016, San Diego, California, United States.

2. Z. H. Khan et al, 5th International Symposium on Graphene Devices, 2016, Brisbane, Australia.

3. Nanotechnology Entrepreneurship Workshop for Early Career Researchers (ECR) organized by Australian Nanotechnology Network (ANN), held at Griffith University, 2015, Goldcoast, Queensland.

4. Determination of lifetime of some excited states of Yb ion, Z.H. Khan, A.F.M.Y.  Haider, M.A. Rony and K.M. Abedin, talk in 'International conference on recent advances in physics', RAP 2010, March 27-29 2010, University of Dhaka, (Bangladesh).

5. Elemental analysis of skeleton of coral obtained from coastal areas of Bangladesh by LIBS technique,Z.H. Khan, S. E. Sadat, A.F.M.Y.  Haider and K. M. Abedin, poster presentation in 'International conference on recent advances in physics', RAP 2010, March 27-29 2010, University of Dhaka, (Bangladesh).

 Teaching Experience (Courses taught):

  1. Principles of Physics
  2. Quantum Physics of Atoms, Solids &Nuclei
  3. Properties of Matter
  4. Optics
  5. Method of Mathematical Physics
  6. Electricity and Magnetism
  7. Digital Electronics
  1. First prize in ‘3-minute presentation’ at School of Electrical and Data Engineering, University of Technology Sydney.
  2. Finalist in the HDR research showcase, 2017, for the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies.
  3. UTS President's Scholarship and International Research Scholarship, 2017.
  4. Travel grant by Griffith University Postgraduate Students Association (GUPSA) for visiting and working at Prof Reinhold H Dauskardt’s Laboratory at Stanford University, USA.
  5. Travel grant by Griffith University to attend SPIE Conference, 2016, San Diego, California, United States.
  6. Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship started for 2014-2016
  7. Griffith University International Postgraduate Research Scholarship 2014-2016
  8. Graduate Scholarship for M S in the University of Dhaka for placing 1st position in M. S. exam out of 27 students who were allowed to take thesis.
  9. “National Science & Information and Communication Technology (N. S. I. C. T.) Fellowship” given by Bangladesh Government for 2010-2011 fiscal year.
  10. Travel grant by Bangladesh Government to attend "Second Science Conclave: A congregation of Nobel Prize Winners" organized by Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad on 8-14 December, 2009.
  11. Under Graduate Scholarship for four years Honours in University of Dhaka for placing 3rd position in B. S. exam out of 96 undergraduate students.
  12. Azimpur Government Employees Community Center (Dhaka) Award-2004 for excellent result in Higher School Certificate (HSC) Exam.
  13. The Scholars Forum (Bangladesh) Scholarship-1998 for excellent result in eighth grade. 
  14. Special Award -1997 in the “Book Reading Program” arranged by Bishwo Shahitto Kendro (BSK), Bangladesh.

 Teaching Experience (Courses taught):

  1. Principles of Physics
  2. Quantum Physics of Atoms, Solids &Nuclei
  3. Properties of Matter
  4. Optics
  5. Method of Mathematical Physics
  6. Electricity and Magnetism
  7. Digital Electronics

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