Editors

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Alamgir Karim, University of Houston, USA
E-Mail: akarim3@central.uh.edu

ASSOCIATE EDITORS-IN-CHIEF
Mariam Al-Ali Al-Maadeed, Qatar University, Qatar
Huseyin Cagatay Yalcin, Qatar University, Qatar


MANAGING EDITOR
Kishor Kumar Sadasivuni, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar
E-Mail: kishorkumars@qu.edu.qa & emergent-material@qu.edu.qa.


TOPIC 1. RENEWABLE AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY MATERIALS
CHIEF EDITORS
Shahzada Ahmad, Basque Center for Materials Application & Nanostructures, Spain
Aboubakr M. Abdullah, Qatar University, Qatar

ASSOCIATE EDITORS
Gautam Gupta, Los Alamos National Lab, University of Louisville, USA
Ilias Belharouk, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA


TOPIC 2. WATER TREATMENT & DESALINATION
CHIEF EDITOR
Ahmed Fauzi Ismail, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

ASSOCIATE EDITORS
G. Arthanareeswaran, National Institute of Technology, India
Samer S. Adham, Qatar Science Technology Park, Qatar


TOPIC 3. BIOMATERIALS (Engineering and Medical applications)
CHIEF EDITOR
J. Carson Meredith, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA

ASSOCIATE EDITORS
Pinar Yilgor Huri, Ankara University, Turkey
Peter Kasak, Qatar University, Qatar


TOPIC 4. INORGANIC, HARD AND SOFT MATERIALS
CHIEF EDITOR
Lei Zhu, Case Western Reserve University, USA

ASSOCIATE EDITORS
Ahmed Elzatahry, Qatar University, Qatar
Christopher Stafford, National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA

TOPIC 5. HIGH TECH. DEVICES AND APPLICATIONS
CHIEF EDITOR
Xiong Gong, University of Akron, USA

ASSOCIATE EDITORS
Nihar Pradhan, Jackson State University, USA
Levent Trabzon, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

EDITORIAL BOARD
Ahmed Abdel-Wahab, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Doha, Qatar
Pulickel M Ajayan, Department of Chemistry, Houston, Rice University, USA
Noora Al-Thani, Qatar University, Qatar
Mat Uzir Bin Wahit, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Robert Briber, College Park, University of Maryland, USA
David Bucknall, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburg, UK
Alper Erturk, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Geir Martin Haarberg, NTNU University, Trondheim, Norway
Abdelmagid Hamouda, Qatar University Qatar
Samiul Haque, Nokia Technologies, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Rong-Ming Ho, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Bijan Kermani, KeyTech, Camberley, United Kingdom
Tahir Irfan Khan, University of Bradford, United Kingdom
Sanat K Kumar, Department Chair, Columbia University, USA
Mohamed Lahcini, Universite Cadi Ayyad, Morocco
Zhiqun Lin, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Tobin Jay Marks, Northwestern University, USA
Fatima Montemor, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal
Takeo Ohsaka, Kanagawa University, Yokohama, Japan
Mabrouk Ouederni, Head of Research & Development, Qatar Petrochemical Company, Doha, Qatar
Thomas P. Russell, Conte Research Center, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
Loredana Santo, Universita degli Studi di Roma “Tor Vergata”, Italy
Pradeep Sharma, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Physics, Houston, USA
Sabu Thomas, Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University, India
Ajayan Vinu, University of South Australia, Australia



SPRINGER SENIOR EDITOR
Nabil Khélifi
Springer, Heidelberg, Germany
E-Mail: Nabil.Khelifi@springer.com