Khan is one of the brilliant scientists who was responsible for the
creation of Melfina, and the Outlaw Star (originally called the XGP).
Gwen is obsessed with the collection of knowledge; his desire to have
knowledge is the only thing that is keeping him alive. After discovering
that Gene had found the Outlaw Star and Melfina, he immediately plots
to aid him in his quest to reach the Galactic Leyline. Gwen deactivates
Melfina, and forces Gene to recover the coordinates of the Leyline
from the gravity prison. The crew members of the Outlaw Star soon
becomes tired of Khan, and force him out of the ship at their next
stop. Soon after, Gwen teams up with the MacDougall brothers and the
three manage to reach the Galactic Leyline just as the Outlaw Star
Finally, after years of searching Gwen is given the chance to access
the power of the Leyline. After the maiden of the Leyline grants him
his wish for ultimate knowledge, he loses the will to live, and dies.