Professor Sheikh Akbar
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Faculty member at Ohio State since December 1987
- MS in Solid State Physics
- PhD in Materials Engineering
- Post-doc at Purdue University (1985-87)
Areas of Interest
- Ceramic material
- Electronic materials
- Energy applications
Professor Akbar's research areas and areas of expertise
My expertise is electronic and ionic transport in oxides. Examples of my current work involves synthesis-microstructure-property relationship of ceramic bulk, thin-film and nanostructures for electrochemical devices (sensors, fuel cells) and biomedical applications.
What you might not know about Professor Akbar
I love sports and traveling.