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
SemesterTitleCode
Fall Semester 2018-19Relativistic Electrodynamics1801
Fall Semester 2018-19Master's Thesis1801
Fall Semester 2018-19Master's Thesis1801
Fall Semester 2018-19Optics and Special Relativity1801
Fall Semester 2018-19Classical Mechanics1801
Summer Semester 2017-18Doctoral Thesis Research1703
Summer Semester 2017-18Doctoral Thesis Research1703
Spring Semester 2017-18Master's Thesis1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Doctoral Thesis Research1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Doctoral Thesis Research1702
Fall Semester 2017-18Photonics Fundamentals1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Electrodynamics1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Electrodynamics1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Master's Thesis1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Photonics Fundamentals1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Doctoral Thesis Research1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Doctoral Thesis Research1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Graduate Physics Lab1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Electrodynamics I1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Experimental Physics Lab-II1701
Summer Semester 2016-17Doctoral Thesis Research1603
Summer Semester 2016-17Doctoral Thesis Research1603
Summer Semester 2016-17Experimental Physics Lab I1603
Spring Semester 2016-17Doctoral Thesis Research1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Modern Physics1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Doctoral Thesis Research1602
Fall Semester 2016-17Doctoral Thesis Research1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Doctoral Thesis Research1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Electricity and Magnetism1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Experimental Physics Lab I1601
Summer Semester 2015-16Doctoral Thesis Research1503
Summer Semester 2015-16Doctoral Thesis Research1503
Spring Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Electrodynamics II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Doctoral Thesis Research1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Doctoral Thesis Research1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Experimental Physics Lab I1502
Fall Semester 2015-16Master's Thesis I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Electrodynamics I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Introduction to Photonics1501
Spring Semester 2014-15Optics and Special Relativity1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Electrodynamics II1402
Fall Semester 2014-15Electrodynamics I1401