Faculty Profile

Dr. Muhammad Faryad

Assistant Professor

Department Of Physics

Research Interests

plasmonics, surface electromagnetic waves, nanoengineered metamaterials, nanophotonics, thin-film solar cells, optical sensing

TitlePublicationAuthorYear
Differentiating surface plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes guided by interfaces with one-dimensional photonic crystalsApplied Physics A: Materials Science and ProcessingFaryad M.2018
A highly sensitive multiplasmonic sensor using hyperbolic chiral sculptured thin filmsJournal of Applied PhysicsAbbas F., Faryad M.2017
Multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided by a chiral sculptured thin film grown on a metallic gratingJournal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical PhysicsErten S., Faryad M., Lakhtakia A.2017
Excitation of the Uller-Zenneck electromagnetic surface waves in the prism-coupled configurationPhysical Review ARasheed M., Faryad M.2017
Multiple surface electromagnetic waves guided by the planar interface of a rugate filter and a hyperbolic columnar thin filmOptikManzoor H.U., Maab H., Faryad M.2017
Corrigendum to ???On the Huygens principle for bianisotropic mediums with symmetric permittivity and permeability dyadics??? (Physics Letters A (2017) 381(7) (742???746) (S0375960116312737) (10.1016/j.physleta.2016.12.009)Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State PhysicsFaryad M., Lakhtakia A.2017
Photonic band structures of one dimensional multilayered dielectric-magnetic photonic crystalsPhotonics and Nanostructures - Fundamentals and ApplicationsIqbal Y., Faryad M.2017
On the Huygens principle for bianisotropic mediums with symmetric permittivity and permeability dyadicsPhysics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State PhysicsFaryad M., Lakhtakia A.2017
Surface electromagnetic waves guided by non-metallic interfacesNATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and BiophysicsFaryad M.2017
Enhancement of Dynamic Sensitivity of Multiple Surface-plasmonic-polaritonic Sensor Using Silver NanoparticlesPlasmonicsAbbas F., Faryad M., Swiontek S.E., Lakhtakia A.2016
On the mapping of dirac-like cone dispersion in dielectric photonic crystals to an effective zero-index mediumJournal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical PhysicsAshraf M.W., Faryad M.2016
Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells with homogeneous and nonhomogeneous intrinsic layersJournal of Photonics for EnergyAnderson T.H., Faryad M., Mackay T.G., Lakhtakia A., Singh R.2016
Multiplasmonic Optical Sensor Using Sculptured Nematic Thin FilmsPlasmonicsAbbas F., Naqvi Q.A., Faryad M.2015
Buffer layer between a planar optical concentrator and a solar cellAIP AdvancesSolano M.E., Barber G.D., Lakhtakia A., Faryad M., Monk P.B., Mallouk T.E.2015
Spectral hole filters using tilt-modulated chiral sculptured thin filmsOptics CommunicationsMuhammad Z., Naqvi Q.A., Faryad M.2015
Erratum: Periodically multilayered planar optical concentrator for photovoltaic solar cells (Appl. Phys. Lett. (2013) 103 (191115))Applied Physics LettersSolano M.E., Faryad M., Monk P.B., Mallouk T.E., Lakhtakia A.2015
Erratum: Optimization of the absorption efficiency of an amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by a metallic surface-relief grating (Applied Optics (2013) 52 (966-979))Applied OpticsSolano M., Faryad M., Hall A.S., Mallouk T.E., Monk P.B., Lakhtakia A.2015
Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells - Preliminary resultsProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical EngineeringAnderson T.H., Faryad M., Mackay T.G., Lakhtakia A., Singh R.2015
Adequacy of the rigorous coupled-wave approach for thin-film silicon solar cells with periodically corrugated metallic backreflectors: Spectral analysisJournal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics and Image Science, and VisionShuba M.V., Faryad M., Solano M.E., Monk P.B., Lakhtakia A.2015
Optimization of a spectrum splitter using differential evolution algorithm for solar cell applicationsJournal of Photonics for EnergyFan L., Faryad M., Barber G.D., Mallouk T.E., Monk P.B., Lakhtakia A.2015
Experimental excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a one-dimensional photonic crystal atop a two-dimensional metal gratingJournal of NanophotonicsLiu L., Faryad M., Hall A.S., Barber G.D., Erten S., Mallouk T.E., Lakhtakia A., Mayer T.S.2015
An optical-sensing modality that exploits Dyakonov???Tamm wavesPhotonics ResearchAbbas F., Lakhtakia A., Naqvi Q.A., Faryad M.2015
Dirac-like cone dispersion in two-dimensional core-shell dielectric photonic crystalsJournal of NanophotonicsAshraf M.W., Faryad M.2015
Dyakonov-Tamm waves guided by the planar interface of a rugate filter and a columnar thin filmJournal of Electromagnetic Waves and ApplicationsMaab H., Manzoor H.U., Faryad M.2015
Errata: Enhancement of light absorption efficiency of amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell due to multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves in the near-infrared spectral regimeOptical EngineeringFaryad M., Lakhtakia A.2014