Expert Databases: Explore key databases for your institution from the researcher’s perspective – Presented by Mikail Shaikh, Material Scientist and Senior eProduct Manager at Springer.

Databases offer quick, granular data that's efficient for both researchers and librarians, but which databases are right for your patrons? Material Scientist and Springer’s in-house expert, Mikail Shaikh will take you on an exploration of key databases with the insight of a researcher. Discover databases that fit the needs of your institution and how they can help your patrons in physics, chemistry, biology and math.

Mikail Shaikh applies his professional knowledge and interest in Materials Science to his role at Springer, where he is currently the Senior eProduct Manager for their Expert Databases. As a researcher he specialized in the physics and chemistry of thin film semiconductors and nanomaterials, and has worked at prestigious research facilities like the National Chemical Laboratory in India and the Organic Electronics Laboratory at the University of Florida. He has a graduate degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Florida, and a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pune.

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