Kazi R. Javed

Associate Professor of Chemistry College of Humanities and Social Sciences School of Mathematics and Computer Sciences
Carver HallRoom 130400 E. Main St.Frankfort, KY 40601(502) 597-6722(502) 597-6826 (fax)

Biography

Kazi Javed is an associate professor of chemistry at KSU. He holds a PhD and MS in chemical engineering from Clarkson University, and a BS in physics and chemistry from Dickinson College.  He has worked as an engineer for the University of Kentucky Water Resources Research Institute, overseeing and monitoring environmental remediation and restoration activities at the U.S. Department of Energy nuclear processing plant in Paducah, Kentucky. Javed’s work in hazardous and radioactive waste treatment technology included the use of a new process to immobilize radioactive components and prevent leaching during long-term storage.  His current research interest is in the area of carbon nanotechnology and membrane platforms for environment and energy applications.