Dr. Anwar Ahniyaz is a Senior Researcher at SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden. He worked as Senior Project Manager for the department of nanotechnology, Chemistry, Materials and Surfaces, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden, Stockholm. Dr. Ahniyaz worked as an Area Manager in the Institute for Surface chemistry, Sweden. He received his PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from Tokyo Institute of Technology in 2002, Japan. He lead several industrial projects on synthesis, surface-modification, self-assembly of nanoparticles. Dr. Ahniyaz current research focus is surface engineering of nanoparticles, porous materials and their applications in coatings, batteries, supercapacitors, electroceramics, sensors, water/air purifications, catalysts and hybrid nanomaterials.