Dr. Muhammad Nawaz Tahir received his PhD in 2006 from Johannes Gutenberg University (JGU) of Mainz, Germany with distinction “Summa Cum Laude” under the supervision of Prof. Wolfgang Tremel. Later, as post-doctoral fellow, he underwent many research projects funded by DFG, MWFZ and Max Plank Society. In 2010, he joined the Institute of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry JGU Mainz, as senior scientist. Since September, 2017 he joined the Chemistry Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals as assistant Professor. His research interests involve synthesis of innovative nanomaterials, characterization, surface functionalization, for biomedical and energy storage applications.