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Department of Chemistry

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
Shakhawat H. Firoz Md. Shakhawat Hossain Firoz, D. Engg.
Professor, Department of Chemistry
 Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)

Phone: 88-01730 713767

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The nano-Chemistry Research team in Department of Chemistry, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) is a group of researchers dedicated to:

·  Synthesis of metal oxide nanomaterials based on low cost gel formation method for their application in water treatment

·  Synthesis of multivalent inorganic materials on graphene for their application in energy storage and removal of organic pollutants

·  Development of nanocrystalline cellulose based functionalized materials for their different bio-related applications

The team headed by Dr. Shakhawat H. Firoz, is a Professor in Department of Chemistry, BUET. Dr. Firoz has completed his Bachelor of Science (Hons) and Master of Science in Chemistry from University of Dhaka. He did his Doctor of Engineering degree in Material Engineering from Tokyo Institute of Japan. Dr. Firoz worked as a Researcher in National Metrology Institute of Japan for around four years. Prior to join in BUET as Assistant Professor Dr. Firoz worked in Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR), Dhaka as a Scientific Officer, Assistant Professor in Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology and Assistant Professor in Jagannath University.


Members of nanoChem group Alumni
S A Monim S A Monim
Ph.D. Student
Assistant Manager
R&D, BioTech Division
Incepta Pharmaceuticals
Atique Ullah Atique Ullah
Scientific Officer, Bangladesh Atomic Energy Comission, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Elias Md. Elias
M. Phil. student
Lecturer, Jagannath University
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Abu Hasan Abu Hasan Hawlader
Ph.D. student (Presidential Fellow) at Florida International University
Assistant Professor, BUET
Zidnia Zidnia Rahman
M.Phil. Student
Parvez Khalid Hasan Parvez
Research Chemist
BCSIR, Rajshahi
Nipa Roy Nipa Roy
M.Phil. Student
Azim Anwarul Azim
Abu Bakar Siddique
M.Phil. Student  &
Scientific Officer, BCSIR, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Mozammel Mohammad Mozammal Hosen
Imon Mohammad Motiur Rahman Imon
M.Sc. Student
No Image Shahanaz Yeasmin
Sumon Nur A Alom Siddique
M.Sc. Student
Ratan Kumar Paul Ratan Kumar Paul
Assistant Professor
Pabna University of Science and Technology