Mohammad Mansoob Khan is a Research Professor at Nanobiotechnology Lab, School of
Chemical Engineering,Yeungnam University, South Korea. At present he is working in the
cutting edge area of Nanosciences and nanotechnology especially in the field of Inorganic
Nanohybrid materials such as synthesis of Gold, Silver nanoparticles, Nanocomposites and
band gap engineering of semiconductors (metal oxide) and their applications in the
hydrogen production, photocatalysis, sensor, peroxidase mimic and solar cell. About 50
publications in international peer-reviewed journals, conference proceedings, a book and
a book chapter having more than 525 citations with 15 h-index and 21 i10-index. 

Dr. Khan has worked in different countries (India, Ethiopia, Oman and South Korea) and
taught various courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 

Contributions to Books



PATENT 2: Method for degrading dye using visible light sensitive metal/metal oxide nanocomposite prepared by electrochemically active biofilm under visible light irradiation (with S. Kalathil, S. Ansari, J. Lee, and M. H. Cho) (2014)

The invention relates to the decomposition method of the dye under the visible ray irradiation...


PATENT 1: Method for synthesis of gold nanoparticles (with Thi Hiep Han, S. Kalathil, J. Lee, and M. H. Cho) (2013)

Green synthesis of gold nanoparticles using stainless steel.




Metal oxides as photocatalysts, Journal of Saudi Chemical Society (2015)

Metal oxides are of great technological importance in environmental remediation and electronics because of their...



ZnO/Ag/CdO nanocomposite for visible light-induced photocatalytic degradation of industrial textile effluents, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2015)

A ternary ZnO/Ag/CdO nanocomposite was synthesized using thermal decomposition method. The resulting nanocomposite was characterized...



ZnO/Ag/Mn2O3 nanocomposite for visible lightinduced industrial textile effluent degradation, uric acid and ascorbic acid sensing and antimicrobial activity, RSC Advances (2015)

A facile and inexpensive route has been developed to synthesize a ternary ZnO/Ag/Mn2O3 nanocomposite having...



Gold nanoparticles-sensitized wide and narrow band gap TiO2 for visible light applications: a comparative study, New Journal of Chemistry (2015)

Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs)-sensitized wide band gap TiO2 (Au/P-TiO2) and narrow band gap TiO2 (Au/M-TiO2) nanocomposites...



Improved electrode performance in microbial fuel cells and the enhanced visible light-induced photoelectrochemical behaviour of PtOx@M-TiO2 nanocomposites, Ceramics International41(2015) (2015)

Visible light active PtOx@M-TiO2 and PtOx@P-TiO2 (x = 0, 1 and 2) nanocomposites were fabricated...