Faculty Profile

Dr. Muhammad Faryad

Assistant Professor

Physics

Research Interests

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

    • Article
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Cylindrical reflector in chiral medium supporting simultaneously positive phase velocity and negative phase velocity . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). On surface plasmon-polariton waves guided by the interface of a metal and a rugate filter with a sinusoidal refractive-index profile . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). High frequency expressions for the field in the caustic region of a cylindrical reflector placed in chiral medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Fractional rectangular waveguide . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). The circular Bragg phenomenon . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Fractional curl operator and fractional chiro-waveguide . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Broadband light absorption with multiple surface plasmon polariton waves excited at the interface of a metallic grating and photonic crystal . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Focal region field of a paraboloidal reflector coated with isotropic chiral medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided by the periodically corrugated interface of a metal and a periodic multilayered isotropic dielectric material . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Multiple trains of same-color surface plasmon-polaritons guided by the planar interface of a metal and a sculptured nematic thin film. Part IV: Canonical problem . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Grating-coupled excitation of multiple surface plasmon-polariton waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Field around the focal region of a paraboloidal reflector placed in isotropic chiral medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Observation of the Dyakonov-Tamm wave . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Paraboloidal reflector in chiral medium supporting simultaneously positive phase velocity and negative phase velocity . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). High frequency expressions for the field in the caustic region of a parabolic reflector coated with isotropic chiral medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Optimization of the absorption efficiency of an amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by a metallic surface-relief grating . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). On surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided by the interface of a metal and a rugate filter with a sinusoidal refractive-index profile. Part II: high-phase-speed solutions . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). 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 . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Propagation of surface waves and waveguide modes guided by a dielectric slab inserted in a sculptured nematic thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Surface electromagnetic waves supported by the interface of two semi-infinite rugate filters with sinusoidal refractive-index profiles . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Surface plasmon-polariton wave propagation guided by a metal slab in a sculptured nematic thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Fractional waveguide with impedance walls . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Fractional duality in homogeneous bi-isotropic medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Experimental excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a one-dimensional photonic crystal atop a two-dimensional metal grating . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Periodically multilayered planar optical concentrator for photovoltaic solar cells . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Grating-coupled excitation of Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Experimental excitation of the Dyakonov-Tamm wave in the grating-coupled configuration . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Specific biomimetic hydroxyapatite nanotopographies enhance osteoblastic differentiation and bone graft osteointegration . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves using a compound surface-relief grating . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Enhanced absorption of light due to multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Rugate-filter-guided propagation of multiple Fano waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Prism-coupled excitation of Dyakonov-Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Analysis of high frequency field of perfect electromagnetic conductor (PEMC) parabolic reflector placed in homogenous chiral medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Parametric investigation of prism-coupled excitation of Dyakonov-Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). On multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided by the interface of a metal film and a rugate filter in the Kretschmann configuration . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves localized to a metallic defect layer in a sculptured nematic thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Fractional dual solutions using calculus of differential forms . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Theory of optical sensing with Dyakonov-Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Prism-coupled excitation of multiple Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Implementing smart antenna system using genetic algorithm and artificial immune system . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). An optical-sensing modality that exploits Dyakonov-Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Comparison of rigorous coupled-wave approach and finite element method for photovoltaic devices with periodically corrugated metallic backreflector . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Surface plasmonic polaritonic sensor using a dielectric columnar thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Optical and electrical modeling of an amorphous-silicon tandem solar cell with nonhomogeneous intrinsic layers and a periodically corrugated back-reflector . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Multiple trains of same-color surface plasmon-polaritons guided by the planar interface of a metal and a sculptured nematic thin film. Part V: Grating-coupled excitation . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Buffer layer between a planar optical concentrator and a solar cell . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Dyakonov-Tamm waves guided by a phase-twist combination defect in a sculptured nematic thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Fractional dual parabolic cylindrical reflector . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Spectral hole filters using tilt-modulated chiral sculptured thin films . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Optimization of the absorption efficiency of an amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by a metallic surface-relief grating: erratum . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Multiple surface plasmon-polariton waves guided by the interfaceof a metal and a periodically nonhomogeneous magnetic material . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Suppression of circular Bragg phenomenon in tilt-modulated chiral-sculptured thin films at oblique incidence . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Grating-coupled excitation of the Uller-Zenneck surface wave in the optical regime . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Dyakonov-Tamm waves guided by the planar surface of a chiral sculptured thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Multiple trains of same-color surface-plasmon-polaritons guided by the planar interface of a metal and a sculptured nematic thin film. Part VI: Spin and orbital angular momentums . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Optimization of a spectrum splitter using differential evolution algorithm for solar cell applications . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Towards numerical simulation of nonhomogeneous thin-film silicon solar cells . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Effect of grating period on the excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided by the interface of a metal grating and a photonic crystal . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Enhancement of dynamic sensitivity of multiple surface-plasmonic-polaritonic sensor using silver nanoparticles . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Adequacy of the rigorous coupled-wave approach for thin-film silicon solar cells with periodically corrugated metallic backreflectors: spectral analysis . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Dirac-like cone dispersion in two-dimensional core-shell dielectric photonic crystals . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). 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 . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Dyakonov-Tamm waves guided jointly by an ordinary, isotropic, homogeneous, dielectric material and a hyperbolic, dielectric, structurally chiral material . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves guided jointly by a metal and a hyperbolic, dielectric, structurally chiral material . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Evolution of surface-plasmon-polariton and Dyakonov-Tamm waves with the ambichirality of a partnering dielectric material . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Efficiency enhancement of amorphous-silicon tandem solar cell due to multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). On the mapping of Dirac-like cone dispersion in dielectric photonic crystals to an effective zero-index medium . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells with homogeneous and nonhomogeneous intrinsic layers . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Dyakonov-Tamm waves guided by the planar interface of a rugate filter and a columnar thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells: preliminary results . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Dyakonov-Tamm waves-based optical sensing using sculptured nematic thin film . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Erratum:"Periodically multilayered planar optical concentrator for photovoltaic solar cells"[Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 191115 (2013)] . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a 1D photonic crystal atop a 2D metal grating . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Shift happens: optical sensing with Dyakonov-Tamm waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Coupled Tamm waves guided by an isotropic and homogeneous dielectric layer in a rugate filter . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Nanostructures for improving the spectral response of photovoltaic cells . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Grating-coupled excitation of Tamm waves: erratum . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Propagation and excitation of multiple surface waves . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Coupled surface-plasmon-polariton waves in a sculptured nematic thin film with a metallic defect layer . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). Elementary Fractional Dipole in Homogenous and Reciprocal Chiral Media . ,
      • Faryad, M. .(1999). PERFORMANCE OF RCWA AND A FE METHOD IN SIMULATIONS OF PHOTOVOLTAIC DEVICES . ,
    • Journal Articles
      • Faryad, M. .(2015). Spectral hole filters using tilt-modulated chiral sculptured thin films . Optics Communications , Elsevier
      • Faryad, M. .(2015). Experimental excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a 1D photonic crystal atop a 2D metal grating . Journal of Nanophotonics , SPIE
      • Faryad, M. .(2015). An optical-sensing modality that exploits Dyakonov--Tamm waves . Photonics Research , OSA , pp. 4
      • Faryad, M. .(2014). Suppression of circular Bragg phenomenon in tilt-modulated chiral sculptured thin films at oblique incidence . Optical Engineering , SPIE , pp. 6
      • Faryad, M. .(2014). Theory of optical sensing with Dyakonov--Tamm waves . Journal of Nanophotonics , SPIE , pp. 12
      • Faryad, M. .(2014). Observation of the Uller-Zenneck wave . Optics Letters , OSA , pp. 5
      • Faryad, M. Multiplasmonic optical sensor using sculptured nematic thin films . Plasmonics , Springer
    • Conference Papers
      • Faryad, M. .(2014). Shift happens: Optical sensing with Dyakonov–Tamm waves . Proceedings of SPIE , SPIE , pp. 11
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