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

Title Publication Author Year
A highly sensitive multiplasmonic sensor using hyperbolic chiral sculptured thin films Journal of Applied Physics Abbas F., Faryad M. 2017
Multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided by a chiral sculptured thin film grown on a metallic grating Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics Erten S., Faryad M., Lakhtakia A. 2017
Excitation of the Uller-Zenneck electromagnetic surface waves in the prism-coupled configuration Physical Review A Rasheed M., Faryad M. 2017
Multiple surface electromagnetic waves guided by the planar interface of a rugate filter and a hyperbolic columnar thin film Optik Manzoor 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 Physics Faryad M., Lakhtakia A. 2017
Photonic band structures of one dimensional multilayered dielectric-magnetic photonic crystals Photonics and Nanostructures - Fundamentals and Applications Iqbal Y., Faryad M. 2017
On the Huygens principle for bianisotropic mediums with symmetric permittivity and permeability dyadics Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics Faryad M., Lakhtakia A. 2017
Surface electromagnetic waves guided by non-metallic interfaces NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics Faryad M. 2017
Enhancement of Dynamic Sensitivity of Multiple Surface-plasmonic-polaritonic Sensor Using Silver Nanoparticles Plasmonics Abbas 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 medium Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics Ashraf M.W., Faryad M. 2016
Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells with homogeneous and nonhomogeneous intrinsic layers Journal of Photonics for Energy Anderson T.H., Faryad M., Mackay T.G., Lakhtakia A., Singh R. 2016
Multiplasmonic Optical Sensor Using Sculptured Nematic Thin Films Plasmonics Abbas F., Naqvi Q.A., Faryad M. 2015
Buffer layer between a planar optical concentrator and a solar cell AIP Advances Solano 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 films Optics Communications Muhammad 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 Letters Solano M.E., Faryad M., Monk P.B., Mallouk T.E., Lakhtakia A. 2015
An optical-sensing modality that exploits Dyakonov???Tamm waves Photonics Research Abbas F., Lakhtakia A., Naqvi Q.A., Faryad M. 2015
Dyakonov-Tamm waves guided by the planar interface of a rugate filter and a columnar thin film Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications Maab H., Manzoor H.U., Faryad M. 2015
Adequacy of the rigorous coupled-wave approach for thin-film silicon solar cells with periodically corrugated metallic backreflectors: Spectral analysis Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics and Image Science, and Vision Shuba M.V., Faryad M., Solano M.E., Monk P.B., Lakhtakia A. 2015
Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells - Preliminary results Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering Anderson T.H., Faryad M., Mackay T.G., Lakhtakia A., Singh R. 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 Optics Solano M., Faryad M., Hall A.S., 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 grating Journal of Nanophotonics Liu L., Faryad M., Hall A.S., Barber G.D., Erten S., Mallouk T.E., Lakhtakia A., Mayer T.S. 2015
Dirac-like cone dispersion in two-dimensional core-shell dielectric photonic crystals Journal of Nanophotonics Ashraf M.W., Faryad M. 2015
Optimization of a spectrum splitter using differential evolution algorithm for solar cell applications Journal of Photonics for Energy Fan L., Faryad M., Barber G.D., Mallouk T.E., Monk P.B., Lakhtakia A. 2015
Multiple surface plasmon-polariton waves guided by the interfaceof a metal and a periodically nonhomogeneous magnetic material Optics Communications Abbas F., Naqvi Q.A., Faryad M. 2014
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 regime Optical Engineering Faryad M., Lakhtakia A. 2014
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Photonics Fundamentals 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Electrodynamics 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Electrodynamics 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Photonics Fundamentals 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Graduate Physics Lab 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Electrodynamics I 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Experimental Physics Lab-II 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1603
Summer Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1603
Summer Semester 2016-17 Experimental Physics Lab I 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Modern Physics 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Electricity and Magnetism 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Experimental Physics Lab I 1601
Summer Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1503
Summer Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1503
Spring Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Electrodynamics II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Experimental Physics Lab I 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Electrodynamics I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Introduction to Photonics 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Optics and Special Relativity 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Electrodynamics II 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Electrodynamics I 1401