Dr. Sanaz Pourmand received her MSc in analytical chemistry from Islamic Azad University, and PhD in applied chemistry from Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran in 2015. She is currently working as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Composite Research Lab (CRLab) at New Technologies Research Center in Amirkabir University of Technology. Her research interests include fabrication and characterization of carbon nano structure membranes for oil spills and other pollutants removal from water as well as industrial waste water treatment by using different materials with photocatalytic properties. Also she is interested in polymer analysis and fabrication and characterization of polymer compounds. She has authored 6 research articles, 6 conference papers, 6 translated books and 1 patent.