S Khan City University London

By | 16th May 2017

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S Khan City University London

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Professor Sanowar Khan

Deputy Dean, Professor of Instrumentation and Sensors

School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering, Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Professor Khan graduated and received his MSc degree (first degree) with Distinction in electromechanical engineering in 1983 (1976-1983, including one-year language course) from Peter the Great St Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPPU), St Petersburg, Russia. He received his PhD degree in electrical engineering from SPPU in 1988. He has been with the School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering since 1989 where he is currently a Professor.

Professor Khan’s research interests include: mathematical modelling and CAD of sensors, actuators and devices, computational electromagnetics, magnetic shape memory smart materials, finite element modelling and numerical methods, forward and inverse problems in tomographic imaging.

Professor Khan is an Honorary Professor of SPPU, a Fellow of The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the Institute of Measurement and Control (InstMC), a member of the IEEE, IEEE Magnetics, Engineering in Medicine and Biology, and Instrumentation and Measurement societies. He has been a Vice-President (Membership) of InstMC (2008-2011). He is also a Founder Member of the International Compumag Society (ICS) and a member of the Journal Editorial Committee of Measurement and Control. He is an Associate Editor of the Journal Measurement, and the International Journal on Measurement Technologies and Instrumentation Engineering. He is also a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers, a member of its Education Committee, an Apprentice Master of the Livery and a Freeman of the City of London.

He has published many papers in journals, conferences, and in books.

Qualifications

  1. PhD, Electrical Engineering, Peter the Great St Petersburg Polytechnic University, St Petersburg, Russia, 1984 – 1988
  2. MSc (First Degree) with Distinction, Electrical Engineering, Peter the Great St Petersburg Polytechnic University, St Petersburg, Russia, 1976 – 1983

Fellowships

  1. Fellow, Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), 2006 – present
  2. Fellow, Institute of Measurement and Control, 2006 – present

Languages

Bengali, English and Russian.