Mohibul Kabir

Mohibul Kabir

Mohibul Kabir


Contact details

Phone: +61 2 9065 2614


Room 722, Hilmer Building, UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052

Biographical Details

Dr Mohibul Kabir is an ARC DECRA Fellow at UNSW's School of Chemistry. His current research is focused towards the development of a develop a high-performance, cost-effective, palm-portable differential ion mobility spectrometer for universal chemical analysis that operates at atmospheric pressure and consumes minimal power.. Dr Kabir has expertise in highly interdisciplinary research fields of microelectronics, microfabrication, radio frequency engineering and materials chemistry. He was awarded RMIT University’s Vice Chancellor's Award for Research Excellence HDR in 2016 as a recognition of “achieving the highest levels of excellence in research during the completion of his PhD degree” in the field of microsensors development for toxic chemical detection. 

Academic Qualifications

  • PhD (Field of Research: Chemical Sensor Technology), 2013-2016, Department of Applied Chemistry, School of Applied Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia




  • MSc in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, 2011-2013, Islamic University of Technology, Bangladesh
  • BSc (Hons.) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, 2005-2009, Islamic University of Technology, Bangladesh

Research Grant

Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Australian Research Council (2019-2022): $401K

Project Title: High-performance, portable ion-mobility surface-acoustic wave spectrometry

Research Interests

  • Microfabrication
  • Microsensors
  • Ion Seperation
  • Differential Ion Mobility Spectrometry (DMS)
  • Field Asymmetric Ion Mobility Spectrometry (FAIMS)
  • Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) sensor
  • Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM) sensor
  • Chemiresistive sensor


Complete list of publications is available in Google Scholar Profile