Curriculum Vitae

DR. MOHAMMAD AMINUL ISLAM

Senior Lecturer
  • Department of Electrical Engineering
    Faculty of Engineering

AREAS OF EXPERTISE


  • SEMICONDUCTOR MATERIALS
  • OPTICAL MATERIAL
  • ENERGY TRANSPORTATION
  • SOLAR ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
  • NANO MATERIALS

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION


  • PhD (Renewable Energy), (Renewable Energy)
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • MSc (Electric, Electronic & Systems Engineering), (Kejuruteraan Elektrik, Elektronik dan Sistem)
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • MSc (Physics), (Fizik)
    University of Chittagong
  • BSc (Hons)(Physics), (Fizik)
    University of Chittagong

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES


  • Supervisor
    01 Jul 2021 - 30 Jun 2023 (Department)
  • Coordinator
    01 Nov 2021 - 31 Oct 2022 (University Malaya)
  • UM Representative of the MoHe Intel Elite Internship Program
    01 Aug 2021 - 01 Oct 2021 (National)

MEMBERSHIPS


  • ARPN JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCES, EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBER
    Since 2018 (International)
  • SUSTAINIBILITY, OTHERS
    2020 to 2021 (International)
  • THE INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERS (IEEE), RESEARCH
    2020 to 2021 (International)

PUBLICATIONS


Article in Journal
WoS
  1. Amin, Nowshad; Santhiran, Sathiswary; Kassim, Nabilah Mat; Alkahtani, Ammar Ahmed; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Mohd Yusof, Mohd Yusrizal (2023). Impact Analysis of Metallization Design and Recombination Losses on Performance of Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells, ENERGIES. 16(18). doi:10.3390/en16186505
  2. Azri, A. A. Khairul; Jasni, M. S. Mohd; Hatta, S. F. Wan Muhamad; Islam, M. A.; Wahab, Y. Abdul; Mekhilef, S.; Ker, P. J. (2023). Advancement in thermophotovoltaic technology and nanoparticle incorporation for power generation, SOLAR ENERGY. 259, 279-297. doi:10.1016/j.solener.2023.05.018
  3. Chowdhury, Tanzi Ahmed; Bin Zafar, Md. Arafat; Sajjad-Ul Islam, Md.; Shahinuzzaman, M.; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin (2023). Stability of perovskite solar cells: issues and prospects, RSC ADVANCES. 13(3), 1787-1810. doi:10.1039/d2ra05903g
  4. Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Nawi, S. N. Mat; Lam, S. E.; Sani, S. F. Abdul; Islam, Mohammad Amirul; Islam, M. A.; Naseer, K. A.; Osman, Hamid; Bradley, D. A. (2023). Thermoluminescent characterization and defect studies of graphite-rich media under high dose neutron exposure, APPLIED RADIATION AND ISOTOPES. 196. doi:10.1016/j.apradiso.2023.110771
  5. Miah, Md. Helal; Rahman, Md. Bulu; Khatun, Fatema; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Hatta, Sharifah Fatmadiana Wan Muhammad; Soin, Norhayati Binti; Islam, Mohammad Aminul (2023). Optimization and detail analysis of novel structure Pb-free CsGeI3-based all-inorganic perovskite solar cells by SCAPS-1D, OPTIK. 281. doi:10.1016/j.ijleo.2023.170819
  6. Miah, Md. Helal; Rahman, Md. Bulu; Nur-E-Alam, Mohammad; Das, Narottam; Soin, Norhayati Binti; Hatta, Sharifah Fatmadiana Wan Muhammad; Islam, Mohammad Aminul (2023). Understanding the Degradation Factors, Mechanism and Initiatives for Highly Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells, CHEMNANOMAT. . doi:10.1002/cnma.202200471
  7. Nur-E-Alam, Mohammad; Maurya, Devendra Kumar; Yap, Boon Kar; Rajabi, Armin; Doroody, Camellia; Bin Mohamed, Hassan; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Kiong Tiong, Sieh (2023). Physical-Vapor-Deposited Metal Oxide Thin Films for pH Sensing Applications: Last Decade of Research Progress, SENSORS. 23(19). doi:10.3390/s23198194
  8. Rahman, Md. Bulu; Noor-E-Ashrafi; Miah, Md. Helal; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Islam, Mohammad Aminul (2023). Selection of a compatible electron transport layer and hole transport layer for the mixed perovskite FA(0.85)Cs(0.15)Pb (I0.85Br0.15)(3), towards achieving novel structure and high-efficiency perovskite solar cells: a detailed numerical study by SCAPS-1D, RSC ADVANCES. 13(25), 17130-17142. doi:10.1039/d3ra02170j
  9. Zaidi, Asad A.; Khan, Sohaib Z.; Naseer, Muhammad Nihal; Almohammadi, Hamad; Asif, Muhammad; Wahab, Yasmin Abdul; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Johan, Mohd Rafie; Hussin, Hanim (2023). Optimization of Cobalt Nanoparticles for Biogas Enhancement from Green Algae Using Response Surface Methodology, PERIODICA POLYTECHNICA-CHEMICAL ENGINEERING. . doi:10.3311/PPch.20375
  10. Akhtaruzzaman, Md; Hossain, Mohammad Ismail; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Shahiduzzaman, Md; Muhammad, Ghulam; Hasan, A. K. Mahmud; Tsang, Yuen Hong; Sopian, Kamaruzzaman (2022). Nanophotonic-structured front contact for high-performance perovskite solar cells, SCIENCE CHINA-MATERIALS. 65(7), 1727-1740. doi:10.1007/s40843-021-1973-y
  11. Dhiman, Gaurav; Juneja, Sapna; Mohafez, Hamidreza; El-Bayoumy, Ibrahim; Sharma, Lokesh Kumar; Hadizadeh, Maryam; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Viriyasitavat, Wattana; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin (2022). Federated Learning Approach to Protect Healthcare Data over Big Data Scenario, SUSTAINABILITY. 14(5). doi:10.3390/su14052500
  12. Dhiman, Gaurav; Juneja, Sapna; Viriyasitavat, Wattana; Mohafez, Hamidreza; Hadizadeh, Maryam; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; El Bayoumy, Ibrahim; Gulati, Kamal (2022). A Novel Machine-Learning-Based Hybrid CNN Model for Tumor Identification in Medical Image Processing, SUSTAINABILITY. 14(3). doi:10.3390/su14031447
  13. Habib, Shaimaa A.; Saafan, Samia A.; Meaz, Talaat M.; Darwish, Moustafa A.; Zhou, Di; Khandaker, Mayeen U.; Islam, Mohammad A.; Mohafez, Hamidreza; Trukhanov, Alex, V; Trukhanov, Sergei, V; Omar, Maha K. (2022). Structural, Magnetic, and AC Measurements of Nanoferrites/Graphene Composites, NANOMATERIALS. 12(6). doi:10.3390/nano12060931
  14. Hasan, Abdulwahab A. Q.; Alkahtani, Ammar Ahmed; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Alsariera, Yazan A.; Sathiswary, Santhiran; Kassim, Nabilah M.; Hossain, Mohammad Ismail; Ishikawa, Yasuaki; Amin, Nowshad (2022). Impact Analysis of Potential Induced Degradation on Crystalline Silicon Solar Cell Performance by Correlating Practical Diagnosis with MATLAB Simulation, MATERIALS. 15(22). doi:10.3390/ma15228056
  15. Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Sarkar, Dilip Kumar; Shahinuzzaman, Md; Wahab, Yasmin Abdul; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Tamam, Nissren; Sulieman, Abdelmoneim; Amin, Nowshad; Akhtaruzzaman, Md (2022). Green Synthesis of Lead Sulphide Nanoparticles for High-Efficiency Perovskite Solar Cell Applications, NANOMATERIALS. 12(11). doi:10.3390/nano12111933
  16. Kour, Kanwalpreet; Gupta, Deepali; Gupta, Kamali; Dhiman, Gaurav; Juneja, Sapna; Viriyasitavat, Wattana; Mohafez, Hamidreza; Islam, Mohammad Aminul (2022). Smart-Hydroponic-Based Framework for Saffron Cultivation: A Precision Smart Agriculture Perspective, SUSTAINABILITY. 14(3). doi:10.3390/su14031120
  17. Sameera, Jannatun Noor; Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Islam, Saiful; Hossain, Tasnia; Sobayel, M. K.; Akhtaruzzaman, Md; Amin, Nowshad; Rashid, Mohammad Junaebur (2022). Cubic Silicon Carbide (3C-SiC) as a buffer layer for high efficiency and highly stable CdTe solar cell, OPTICAL MATERIALS. 123. doi:10.1016/j.optmat.2021.111911
  18. Shahinuzzaman, M.; Afroz, Sanjida; Mohafez, Hamidreza; Jamal, M. S.; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Sulieman, Abdelmoneim; Tamam, Nissren; Islam, Mohammad Aminul (2022). Roles of Inorganic Oxide Based HTMs towards Highly Efficient and Long-Term Stable PSC-A Review, NANOMATERIALS. 12(17). doi:10.3390/nano12173003
  19. Akhtaruzzaman, M., Shahiduzzaman, M., Amin, N., Muhammad, G., Islam, M. A., Bin Rafiq, K. S., & Sopian, K. (2021). Impact of Ar Flow Rates on Micro-Structural Properties of WS2 Thin Film by RF Magnetron Sputtering. Nanomaterials, 11(7), 16. doi: 10.3390/nano11071635
  20. Aljohani, Faizah S.; Elsafi, Mohamed; Ghoneim, Nourhan I.; Toderas, M.; Sayyed, M. I.; Mohafez, Hamidreza; Islam, Mohammad A.; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; El-Khatib, Mostafa (2021). Water Treatment from MB Using Zn-Ag MWCNT Synthesized by Double Arc Discharge, MATERIALS. 14(23). doi:10.3390/ma14237205
  21. Arafat, M. Y., Islam, M. A., Bin Mahmood, A. W., Abdullah, F., Kiong, T. S., & Amin, N. (2021). Study of Black Silicon Wafer through Wet Chemical Etching for Parametric Optimization in Enhancing Solar Cell Performance by PC1D Numerical Simulation. Crystals, 11(8), 11. doi: 10.3390/cryst11080881
  22. Arafat, M. Y., Islam, M. A., Bin Mahmood, A. W., Abdullah, F., Nur-E-Alam, M., Kiong, T. S., & Nowshad. (2021). Fabrication of Black Silicon via Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching-A Review. Sustainability, 13(19), 18. doi: 10.3390/su131910766
  23. Hasan, A. A. Q., Alkahtani, A. A., Shahahmadi, S. A., Alam, M. N. E., Islam, M. A., & Amin, N. (2021). Delamination-and Electromigration-Related Failures in Solar Panels-A Review. Sustainability, 13(12), 23. doi: 10.3390/su13126882
  24. Islam, M. A., Low, F. W., Tiong, S. K., Said, S. B. M., Muhammad, G., Akhtaruzzaman, M., & Amin, N. (2021). The viability of alternative and nontoxic chlorine containing compounds for thermal treatment of ultrathin CdTe (<= 1.0 mu m) films. International Journal of Energy Research, 45(9), 13771-13785. doi: 10.1002/er.6705
  25. Islam, M. A., Wahab, Y. A., Khandaker, M. U., Alsubaie, A., Almalki, A. S. A., Bradley, D. A., & Amin, N. (2021). High Mobility Reactive Sputtered CuxO Thin Film for Highly Efficient and Stable Perovskite Solar Cells. Crystals, 11(4), 13. doi: 10.3390/cryst11040389
  26. Islam, M. S., Sobayel, K., Al-Kahtani, A., Islam, M. A., Muhammad, G., Amin, N., . . . Akhtaruzzaman, M. (2021). Defect Study and Modelling of SnX3-Based Perovskite Solar Cells with SCAPS-1D. Nanomaterials, 11(5), 14. doi: 10.3390/nano11051218
  27. Islam, Mohammad Aminul; Mohafez, Hamidreza; Sobayel, Khan; Wan Muhamad Hatta, Sharifah Fatmadiana; Hasan, Abul Kalam Mahmud; Khandaker, Mayeen Uddin; Akhtaruzzaman, Md.; Muhammad, Ghulam; Amin, Nowshad (2021). Degradation of Perovskite Thin Films and Solar Cells with Candle Soot C/Ag Electrode Exposed in a Control Ambient, NANOMATERIALS. 11(12). doi:10.3390/nano11123463
  28. Naseer, M. N., Zaidi, A. A., Khan, H., Kumar, S., bin Owais, M. T., Wahab, Y. A., . . . Alrobei, H. (2021). Statistical Modeling and Performance Optimization of a Two-Chamber Microbial Fuel Cell by Response Surface Methodology. Catalysts, 11(10), 12. doi: 10.3390/catal11101202
  29. Rakib, M. R. J., Al Nahian, S., Alfonso, M. B., Khandaker, M. U., Enyoh, C. E., Hamid, F. S., . . . Islam, M. A. (2021). Microplastics pollution in salt pans from the Maheshkhali Channel, Bangladesh. Scientific reports, 11(1), 10. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-02457-y
  30. Yasmin, S., Khandaker, M. U., Nawi, S. N. M., Sani, S. F. A., Bradley, D. A., & Islam, M. A. (2021). The potential of decorative building materials (marble) for retrospective thermoluminescence dosimetry. Applied Radiation and Isotopes, 175, 9. doi: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2021.109782
Scopus
  1. Naseer, M. N., Zaidi, A. A., Khan, H., Kumar, S., Owais, M. T. B., Wahab, Y. A., . . . Alrobei, H. (2021). Statistical modeling and performance optimization of a two-chamber microbial fuel cell by response surface methodology. Catalysts, 11(10). doi: 10.3390/catal11101202
Others
  1. Dhiman, G., Juneja, S., Viriyasitavat, W., Mohafez, H., Hadizadeh, M., Islam, M. A., ... & Gulati, K. (2022). A Novel Machine-Learning-Based Hybrid CNN Model for Tumor Identification in Medical Image Processing. Sustainability, 14(3), 1447.
  2. Habib, S. A., Saafan, S. A., Meaz, T. M., Darwish, M. A., Zhou, D., Khandaker, M. U., ... & Omar, M. K. (2022). Structural, Magnetic, and AC Measurements of Nanoferrites/Graphene Composites. Nanomaterials, 12(6), 931.
  3. Sameera, J. N., Islam, M. A., Islam, S., Hossain, T., Sobayel, M. K., Akhtaruzzaman, M., ... & Rashid, M. J. (2022). Cubic Silicon Carbide (3C SiC) as a buffer layer for high efficiency and highly stable CdTe solar cell. Optical Materials, 123, 111911.
  4. Akhtaruzzaman, M., Shahiduzzaman, M., Amin, N., Muhammad, G., Islam, M. A., Sobayel Bin Rafiq, K., & Sopian, K. (2021). Impact of Ar Flow Rates on Micro-Structural Properties of WS2 Thin Film by RF Magnetron Sputtering. Nanomaterials, 11(7), 1635.
  5. Arafat, M. Y., Islam, M. A., Mahmood, A. W. B., Abdullah, F., Kiong, T. S., & Amin, N. (2021). Fabrication of Black Silicon via Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching A Review. Sustainability, 13(19), 10766.
  6. Bahari, A. M. S., Othman, S. Z., Fadli, M. F. M., Zulkifli, M. Z. A., Biyamin, S. A., Islam, M. A., ... & Misran, H. (2021). nnFacile synthesis of Zr-based Metal-Organic Gel (Zr-MOG) using green sol-gel approach. Surfaces and Interfaces, 101469.
  7. Hasan, A. A., Ahmed Alkahtani, A., Shahahmadi, S. A., Alam, N. E., Islam, M. A., & Amin, N. (2021). Delamination-and Electromigration-Related Failures in Solar Panels A Review. Sustainability, 13(12), 6882.
  8. Islam, M. A., Low, F. W., Tiong, S. K., Said, S. B. M., Muhammad, G., Akhtaruzzaman, M., & Amin, N. (2021). The viability of alternative and nontoxic chlorine-containing compounds for thermal treatment of ultrathin CdTe ( 1.0 m) films. International Journal of Energy Research.
  9. Rakib, M., Jahan, R., Al Nahian, S., Alfonso, M. B., Khandaker, M. U., Enyoh, C. E., ... & Islam, M. A. (2021). Microplastics pollution in salt pans from the Maheshkhali Channel, Bangladesh. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 1-10.
  10. Foo Wah Low, Goh Chin Hock, Muhammed Kashif, Nurul Asma Samsudin, Chien Fat Chau, Amaliyah Rohsari Indah Utami, Mohammad Aminul Islam , Cheng Yong Heah, Yun Ming Liew, Chin Wei Lai, Nowshad Amin and Sieh Kiong Tiong, Influence of sputtering temperature of tio2 deposited onto reduced graphene oxide nanosheet as efficient photoanodes in dye-sensitized solar cells, Molecules, 25, pp. 4852-4870, (2020).
  11. Hossain, M. I., Hasan, A. K., Qarony, W., Shahiduzzaman, M., Islam, M. A., Ishikawa, Y., Tsang, Y. H. (2020). Electrical and Optical Properties of Nickel Oxide Films for Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells. Small Methods, 2000454. DOI:10.1002/smtd.202000454
  12. Islam, M. A., Hatta, S. W. M., Misran, H., Akhtaruzzaman, M., & Amin, N. (2020). Influence of Oxygen on Structural and Optoelectronic Properties of CdS Thin Film Deposited by Magnetron Sputtering Technique. Chinese Journal of Physics.
  13. Islam, M. A., Sobayel, K., Misran, H. A. L. I. N. A., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Techato, K., Muhammad, G., & Amin, N. O. W. S. H. A. D. (2020). Tailoring of the Structural and Optoelectronic Properties of Zinc-Tin-Oxide Thin Films via Oxygenation Process for Solar Cell Application. IEEE Access.
  14. KOTHANDAPANI, Z., ISLAM, M. A., REZA, Y., HASAN, ABDULWAHAB A. Q., ALKAHTANI, A. A., AMIN, N. (2020). OPTIMIZATION OF Cu2O AND CuSCN AS HTL OF PLANAR PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELLS VIA NUMERICAL SIMULATION. Journal of Ovonic Research, 16(6), 369 377.
  15. Mahjabin, S., Haque, M. M., Sobayel, K., Jamal, M. S., Islam, M. A., Selvanathan, V., ... & Akhtaruzzaman, M. (2020). Perceiving of Defect Tolerance in Perovskite Absorber Layer for Efficient Perovskite Solar Cell. IEEE Access, 8, 106346-106353.
  16. Haque, F., Rahman, K. S., Islam, M. A., Yusoff, Y., Khan, N. A., Nasser, A. A., & Amin, N. (2019). Effects of growth temperatures on the structural and optoelectronic properties of sputtered zinc sulfide thin films for solar cell applications. Optical and Quantum Electronics, 51(8), 278.
  17. Islam, M. A, Matsuzaki, M, Okabayashi, H, Ishikawa, Y, (2019). Transient carrier recombination dynamics in potential induced degradation p type single crystalline Si photovoltaic modules, Prog. Photovolt Res Appl. (1) 1 11
  18. Islam, M. A., Nguyen, D. C., & Ishikawa, Y. (2019). Effective minority carrier lifetime as an indicator for potential-induced degradation in p-type single-crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 58(10), 106507.
  19. Islam, M. A., Rahman, K. S., Misran, H., Asim, N., Hossain, M. S., Akhtaruzzaman, M., & Amin, N. (2019). High mobility and transparent ZTO ETM prepared by RF reactive co-sputtering for perovskite solar cell application. Results in Physics, 14, 102518.
  20. Afroze, J. D., Abden, M. J., & Islam, M. A. (2018). An efficient method to prepare magnetic hydroxyapatite functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes nanocomposite for bone defects. Materials Science and Engineering: C, 86, 95-102.
  21. Dong, N. C., Islam, M. A., Ishikawa, Y., & Uraoka, Y. (2018). The influence of sodium ions decorated micro-cracks on the evolution of potential induced degradation in p-type crystalline silicon solar cells. Solar Energy, 174, 1-6.
  22. Hossain, M. S., Rahman, K. S., Islam, M. A., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Misran, H., Alghoul, M. A., & Amin, N. (2018). Growth optimization of ZnxCd1-xS films on ITO and FTO coated glass for alternative buffer application in CdTe thin film solar cells. Optical Materials, 86, 270-277.
  23. Islam, M. A., Oshima, T., Kobayashi, D., Matsuzaki, H., Nakahama, H., & Ishikawa, Y. (2018). Carrier dynamics in the potential-induced degradation in single-crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 57(8S3), 08RG14.
  24. Islam, M. A., Rahman, K. S., Sobayel, K., Enam, T., Ali, A. M., Zaman, M., ... & Amin, N. (2017). Fabrication of high efficiency sputtered CdS: O/CdTe thin film solar cells from window/absorber layer growth optimization in magnetron sputtering. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 172, 384-393.
  25. Islam, M. A., Haque, F., Rahman, K. S., Dhar, N., Hossain, M. S., Sulaiman, Y., & Amin, N. (2015). Effect of oxidation on structural, optical and electrical properties of CdS thin films grown by sputtering. Optik, 126(21), 3177-3180.
  26. Islam, M. A., Khandaker, M. U., & Amin, N. (2015). Effect of deposition power in fabrication of highly efficient CdS: O/CdTe thin film solar cell by the magnetron sputtering technique. Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 40, 90-98.
  27. Islam, M. A., Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Khan, N. A., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Alam, M. M., ... & Amin, N. (2015). Effect of Sn doping on the properties of nano-structured ZnO thin films deposited by co-sputtering technique. Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, 15(11), 9184-9191.
  28. Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Khan, N. A., Islam, M. A., Alam, M. M., Alothman, Z. A., ... & Amin, N. (2014). Effect of CdCl 2 treatment on thermally evaporated CdTe thin films. Chalcogenide Letters, 11(3), 129-139.
  29. Salim, M., Chowdhury, M. S. H., Hossain, M. S., & Islam, M. A. (2015). A micro-review on prospects and challenges of perovskite materials in organic-inorganic hybrid solar cell applications. Digest journal of nanomaterials and biostructures, 10(4), 1289-1302.
  30. Aliyu, M. M., Islam, M. A., Huda, Q., Rahman, S., & Amin, N. (2014). Influence of RF power in the growth of aluminium zinc oxide (AZO) thin films by RF sputtering. In Advanced Materials Research (Vol. 925, pp. 295-299). Trans Tech Publications Ltd.
  31. Dhar, N., Chowdhury, T. H., Islam, M. A., Khan, N. A., Rashid, M. J., Alam, M. M., ... & Amin, N. (2014). EFFECT OF N-TYPE TRANSITION METAL DICHALCOGENIDE MOLYBDENUM TELLURIDE (N-MoTe2) IN BACK CONTACT INTERFACE OF CADMIUM TELLURIDE SOLAR CELLS FROM NUMERICAL ANALYSIS. Chalcogenide Letters, 11(6).
  32. Haque, F., Rahman, K. S., Islam, M. A., Rashid, M. J., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Alam, M. M., ... & Amin, N. (2014). Growth optimization of ZnS thin films by RF magnetron sputtering as prospective buffer layer in thin film solar cells. Chalcogenide Lett, 11(4), 189-197.
  33. Imamzai, M. N., Islam, M. A., Rashid, M. J., Chowdhury, T. H., Alam, M. M., Alothman, Z. A., ... & Amin, N. (2014). OPTIMIZATION OF GRADED BANDGAP Cd 1-x Zn x Te THIN FILM SOLAR CELLS FROM NUMERICAL ANALYSIS. Chalcogenide Letters, 11(11).
  34. Islam, M. A., Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Alam, M. M., Alothman, Z. A., ... & Amin, N. (2014). Properties of low temperature vacuum annealed CZTS thin films deposited on polymer substrate. Chalcogenide Letters, 11(5), 233-239.
  35. Islam, M. A., Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Dhar, N., Salim, M., Akhtaruzzaman, M., ... & Amin, N. (2014). Opto-electrical properties of in doped CdS thin films by co-sputtering technique. Journal of Ovonic Research Vol, 10(5), 185-190.
  36. Hossain, M. S., Islam, M. A., Aliyu, M. M., Chelvanathan, P., Razykov, T., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2013). Effect of annealing on the properties of ZnxCd1-xS thin film growth by RF magnetron co-sputtering. Energy Procedia, 33, 214-222.
  37. Hossain, M. S., Islam, M. A., Huda, Q., Aliyu, M. M., Razykov, T., Alam, M. M., ... & Amin, N. (2013). Growth optimization of ZnxCd1 xS thin films by radio frequency magnetron co-sputtering for solar cell applications. Thin Solid Films, 548, 202-209.
  38. Islam, M. A., Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Chelvanathan, P., Huda, Q., Karim, M. R., ... & Amin, N. (2013). Comparison of structural and optical properties of CdS thin films grown by CSVT, CBD and sputtering techniques. Energy Procedia, 33, 203-213.
  39. Islam, M. A., Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Karim, M. R., Razykov, T., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2013). Effect of CdCl2 treatment on structural and electronic property of CdTe thin films deposited by magnetron sputtering. Thin Solid Films, 546, 367-374.
  40. Islam, M. A., Huda, Q., Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Karim, M. R., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2013). High quality 1 m thick CdTe absorber layers grown by magnetron sputtering for solar cell application. Current Applied Physics, 13, S115-S121.
  41. Aliyu, M. M., Islam, M. A., Hamzah, N. R., Karim, M. R., Matin, M. A., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2012). Recent developments of flexible CdTe solar cells on metallic substrates: issues and prospects. International Journal of Photoenergy, 2012.
  42. Husna, J., Aliyu, M. M., Islam, M. A., Chelvanathan, P., Hamzah, N. R., Hossain, M. S., ... & Amin, N. (2012). Influence of annealing temperature on the properties of ZnO thin films grown by sputtering. Energy Procedia, 25, 55-61.
  43. Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Matin, M. A., Islam, M. A., Karim, M. R., Razykov, T., ... & Amin, N. (2011). EFFECT OF DIFFERENT BSR IN FRONT AND BACK CONTACTS FOR ZnxCd1-xS/CdTe SOLAR CELL. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, 6(3), 350-355.
  44. Islam, M. A., Sulaiman, Y., & Amin, N. (2011). A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF BSF LAYERS FOR ULTRA-THIN CdS: O/CdTe SOLAR CELLS. Chalcogenide Letters, 8(2).
Books
  1. Islam, M. A., Kassim, N. M., Alkahtani, A. A., & Amin, N. (2021). Assessing the impact of spectral irradiance on the performance of different photovoltaic technologies. In Solar Radiation-Measurement, Modeling and Forecasting Techniques for Photovoltaic Solar Energy Applications. IntechOpen.
Chapter in Books
  1. Islam, M. A., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Amin, N., & Sopian, K. (2021). Commercial viability of different photovoltaic technologies. In M. Akhtaruzzaman & V. Selvanathan (Eds.), Comprehensive Guide on Organic and Inorganic Solar Cells-Fundamental Concepts to Fabrication Methods (1st ed., pp. 347-393). Elsevier Publications.
Article in Proceeding
  1. Islam, M. A., Abou Hashish, M. D., Hatta, S. M., Soin, N. B., Khan, S., & Amin, N. (2023, February). Device Optimization of a Pb-Free All Perovskite Tandem Solar Cell with 29.59% Power Conversion Efficiency. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 1278, No. 1, p. 012005). IOP Publishing.
  2. Mostofa, K. Z., & Islam, M. A. (2022). Development of Low-cost Real Time Solar PV Power Monitoring System using IoT. AIJR Proceedings, 215-221.
  3. Low, F. W., Heah, C. Y., Liew, Y. M., & Islam, M. A. (2021, December). Titanium Dioxide Loaded Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite Film as Counter Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 945, No. 1, p. 012051). IOP Publishing.
  4. Islam, M. A., Oshima, T., Nakahama, H., & Ishikawa, Y. (2017). Study on potential-induced degradation and recovery of bifacial n-type single crystalline Si photovoltaic modules. In 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition. Amsterdam, Netherlands (pp. 1730-1733).
  5. Rashid, H., Ahmed, I. U., Reza, S. T., & Islam, M. A. (2017, February). Solar powered smart ultrasonic insects repellent with DTMF and manual control for agriculture. In 2017 IEEE International Conference on Imaging, Vision & Pattern Recognition (icIVPR) (pp. 1-5). IEEE.
  6. Islam, M. A., Noguchi, K., Nakahama, H., & Ishikawa, Y. (2016, June). Localized defect study of laboratory PID tested module. In 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC) (pp. 0885-0888). IEEE.
  7. Noman, M. A. A., Islam, M. S., Abden, M. J., Arifuzzaman, M., & Islam, M. A. (2016, October). Effect of acceptor concentration on performance of CdTe solar cell from numerical analysis. In 2016 International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology (ICISET) (pp. 1-4). IEEE.
  8. Islam, M. A., Khan, N. A., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Rahman, K. S., Aghaei, M. A. R. M., Alamoud, Sopian, K., Amin, N. (2015). Fabrication of CdTe Ultra Thin Film Solar Cell with Wide Bandgap Window Layer of CdS:O by Magnetron Sputtering. In 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (pp. 1333-1335).
  9. Islam, M. A., Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Rashid, M. J., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Sopian, K., ... & Amin, N. (2015, May). Nanostructured and wide bandgap CdS: O thin films grown by reactive RF sputtering. In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 1660, No. 1, p. 070048). AIP Publishing LLC.
  10. Khan, N. A., Rahman, K. S., Aghaei, M., Haque, F., Islam, M. A., Alamoud, A. R. M., ... & Amin, N. (2015). Comparative Study of Thermal Annealed and Laser Annealed CdTe Thin Films Grown by RF Magnetron Sputtering. In 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (pp. 1339-1341).
  11. Nadi, S. A., Chelvanathan, P., Yusoff, Y., Islam, M. A., Amin, N., & Sopian, K. (2015, May). Effects on crystal structure of CZTS thin films owing to deionized water and sulfurization treatment. In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 1660, No. 1, p. 070060). AIP Publishing LLC.
  12. Khan, N. A., Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Dhar, N., Islam, M. A., Akhtaruzzaman, M., ... & Amin, N. (2014, December). Design optimization of CdTe thin film solar cells from numerical analysis. In 8th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (pp. 508-511). IEEE.
  13. Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Khan, N. A., Islam, M. A., Alam, M. M., AlOthman, Z. A., ... & Amin, N. (2014, May). Influence of thermal annealing on CdTe thin film deposited by thermal evaporation technique. In 2014 3rd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET) (pp. 1-4). IEEE.
  14. Haque, F., Rahman, K. S., Islam, M. A., Chelvanathan, P., Chowdhury, T. H., Alam, M. M., & Amin, N. (2013, December). A comparative study on ZnS thin films grown by thermal evaporation and magnetron sputtering. In 2013 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Developement (pp. 260-264). IEEE.
  15. Huda, Q., Aliyu, M. M., Islam, M. A., Hossain, M. S., Alam, M. M., Karim, M. R., ... & Amin, N. (2013, June). CdZnTe thin films growth by RF sputtering for CdTe solar cells. In 2013 IEEE 39th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC) (pp. 3480-3483). IEEE.
  16. Islam, M. A., Aziz, A., Witjaksono, G., & Amin, N. (2013, December). Structural electrical and optical properties of Zn rich CZTS thin film. In 2013 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Developement (pp. 90-93). IEEE.
  17. Rahman, K. S., Haque, F., Islam, M. A., Alam, M. M., Alothman, Z. A., & Amin, N. (2013, December). Effect of growth techniques on the properties of CdTe thin films for photovoltaic application. In 2013 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Developement (pp. 265-268). IEEE.
  18. Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Matin, M. A., Islam, M. A., Sopian, K., Karim, M. R., & Amin, N. (2012, January). Prospects of Zn x Cd 1 x S window layer in CdTe thin film solar cells from numerical analysis. In 2nd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET 2012) (pp. 1-4). IEEE.
  19. Hossain, M. S., Islam, M. A., Aliyu, M., Zaidi, S. H., Razykov, T., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2012, June). An analysis on structural and optical properties of Zn x Cd 1 X S thin film deposited by RF magnetron sputtering. In 2012 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (pp. 000156-000159). IEEE.
  20. Islam, M. A., Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Husna, J., Karim, M. R., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2012, June). Effects of thermal annealing on structural and optical properties of sputtered CdS thin films for photovoltaic application. In 2012 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (pp. 000151-000155). IEEE.
  21. Islam, M. A., Hossain, M. S., Aliyu, M. M., Sulaiman, Y., Karim, M. R., Sopian, K., & Amin, N. (2012, December). Comparative study of ZnS thin films grown by chemical bath deposition and magnetron sputtering. In 2012 7th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (pp. 86-89). IEEE.
  22. Islam, A., Matin, M. A., Aliyu, M. M., Sulaiman, Y., & Amin, N. (2009, December). A numerical analysis on CdS: O window layer for higher efficiency cdte solar cells. In 2009 1st International Conference on the Developements in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET) (pp. 1-4). IEEE.
Other Publications
  1. Ghosh, S., Basher, M. K., Islam, M. A., Das, N., & Nur-E-Alam, M. (2023). Design and concept of renewable energy driven auto-detectable railway level crossing systems in Bangladesh. Future transportation, 3(1), 75-91. - Original Writing

RESEARCH PROJECT


National
  1. 2022 - 2025, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
    Study On Strategies In Reengineering Polymer Substrates To Achieve High Efficiency And Highly Stable Flexible Perovskite Solar Cells (f-pscs) ( Co-Researcher)
  2. 2020 - 2024, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
    Correlating The Stability Limit With Cds Thin Films As Hole Blocking Layer In Graphite Electrode Incorporated Perovskite Solar Cells ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  3. 2020 - 2023, Long Term Research Grant Scheme (LRGS)
    Development of Silicon-Perovskite Tandem based Third Generation High Efficiency Solar Cell ( Consultant)
  4. 2019 - 2021, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
    Exploring Electromigration and Delamination Related Failures in Solar Panels under Long-Term Exposure ( Consultant)
  5. 2019 - 2021
    Exploring Electromigration and Delamination Related Failures in Solar Panels under Long-Term Exposure, Universiti Tenaga Nasional ( Co-Researcher)

CONSULTANCY PROJECT


  • Cost-Efficiency Enhancement of Large Scale Solar (Lss) Farms by Artificial Intelligence-Based Forecasting Mechanism & Fault Detection, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Consultant
    03 May 2021 - 30 Nov 2022 (National)

PAPER PRESENTED


INVITED SPEAKER
  1. Synthesis of Lead Sulphide Nanoparticles by Modified and Green Chemical Precipitation Method for Perovskite Solar Cell Application , 1st MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOTECHNOLOGY AND CATALYSIS- A NEW DAWN OF INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY, NANOCAT RESEARCH CENTRE, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (International) (01 Sep 2021 - 03 Sep 2021)
  2. A Detail Study on Failure Mechanism of Si-Photovoltaic: Encapsulante to Solar Cells, The 77th JSAP Autumn Meeting, Japan Society of Applied Physics (National) (13 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016)
ORAL PRESENTER
  1. Identifying Outliers, Defective Areas, and Performance Evaluation of a PV Module using EL Image Processing: A Variational Autoencoder Approach, 4th International Conference on Innovations in Power & Advanced Computing Technologies, jointly organized by Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia & School of Electrical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India. (International) (08 Dec 2023 - 10 Dec 2023)
  2. Simulation Case Studies on New Approaches to Energy Safeguarding: Empowering Remote Areas with Sustainable Power, 4th IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Power and Advanced Computing Technologies, jointly organized by Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia & School of Electrical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India (International) (08 Dec 2023 - 10 Dec 2023)
  3. High Mobility Spin Coated MoO3 Thin Film for Highly Efficient Lead Free Perovskite Solar Cell Application, International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC 33), Nagoaya, japan, The Japan Society of Applied Physics (International) (13 Nov 2022 - 17 Nov 2022)
  4. Device Optimization of a Lead-Free All Perovskite Tandem Solar Cell with 29.59% Power Conversion Efficiency, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE, RENEWABLE & ENERGY EFFICIENCY, SERI, UKM (International) (07 Nov 2022 - 08 Nov 2022)
POSTER PRESENTER
  1. Investigation of the EVA degradation and prediction of reliability by the Raman spectroscopy, 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, EU PVSEC Scientific Committee (International) (24 Sep 2017 - 26 Sep 2017)
  2. Localized defect study of laboratory PID tested module, 43rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), IEEE USA Section (International) (05 Jun 2016 - 10 Jun 2016)
PRESENTER
  1. Study on potential-induced degradation and recovery of bifacial n-type single crystalline Si photovoltaic modules, 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (25 Sep 2017)
  2. Solar powered smart ultrasonic insects repellent with DTMF and manual control for agriculture., IEEE International Conference on Imaging, Vision & Pattern Recognition (icIVPR) (13 Feb 2017)
  3. Effect of acceptor concentration on performance of CdTe solar cell from numerical analysis, International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology (ICISET) (28 Oct 2016)
  4. Localized defect study of laboratory PID tested module, 43rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC) (25 Jun 2016)
  5. Investigation of the EVA degradation and prediction of reliability by the Raman spectroscopy, 32nd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, EU PVSEC Scientific Committee (International) (20 Jun 2016 - 24 Jun 2016)
  6. Fabrication of CdTe Ultra Thin Film Solar Cell with Wide Bandgap Window Layer of CdS:O by Magnetron Sputtering, 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition 2015. (14 Sep 2015)
  7. Comparative Study of Thermal Annealed and Laser Annealed CdTe Thin Films Grown by RF Magnetron Sputtering, 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition 2015 (14 Sep 2015)
  8. Design optimization of CdTe thin film solar cells from numerical analysis, 8th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (20 Dec 2014)
  9. Nanostructured and wide bandgap CdS: O thin films grown by reactive RF sputtering, International conference on mathematics, engineering and industry application 2014 (28 May 2014)

ACADEMIC/PROF. SERVICES


Evaluation
  1. (2022) Guest Editor, International, (Internal Examiner)
  2. (2021) Evolution of Corrosive Potential Induced Degradation At The Rear Side of Bifacial Perc Solar Cells, International, (Reviewer)
  3. (2021) Efficient Silicon Solar Cells With Wet Etch-Back Emitter and Sio2/Tio2 Double Arcs Layer for Low-Cost Fabrication, International, (Reviewer)
Contribution to event
  1. (2021) Guest of Honor, International, (Course Facilitator)
  2. (2021) Invited Speaker, International, (Course Facilitator)
  3. (2021) Invited Speaker " Synthesis of Lead Sulphide Nanoparticles by Modified and Green Chemical Precipitation Method for Perovskite Solar Cell Application, International, (Panelist/Moderator)
  4. (2021) Session Chair, International, (Panelist/Moderator)
  5. (2021) National Advisory Committee Member, National, (Panelist/Moderator)
  6. (2021) International Advisory Committee Member, International, (Panelist/Moderator)

SUPERVISION


Postgraduate Student
PhD/ Doctoral
  1. (2023) Reliability Assessment of PV Modules: Investigating Accelerated Testing Methods for Identifying Short- And Long-Term Failures Under Malaysian Climate Conditions, Hasan Abdulwahab Ahmed Qaid (Universiti Tenaga Nasional)
  2. (2023) STUDY ON STRATEGIES IN REENGINEERING POLYMER SUBSTRATES TO ACHIEVE HIGH-EFFICIENCY FLEXIBLE PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELLS (F-PSCS), MD YASIR ARAFAT
  3. (2023) FABRICATION OF FLEXIBLE PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELL TOWARDS BIPV APPLICATION, ISMAT JAHAN
  4. (2023) Development of Graphene Oxide (GO)-Metal Oxide [GO-Fe3O4] Membrane for Water Desalination Technology, FATEMA KHATUN
  5. (2023) DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF FALLING OBJECT BASED SPEED OVER GROUND (SOG) MEASUREMENT SENSOR FOR WATER AND AIR VEHICLES, JAKARIA MAHDI IMAM
  6. (2023) DEVELOPMENT ON HOLE TRANSPORT MATERIAL (HTM) FREE PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELL TOWARDS HIGHER STABILITY, MD JAKIR HOSSEN
  7. (2023) synthesis of cds thin film incoporationg with perovskite solar cells, HAIRUL MARDIAH HAMZAH
  8. (2021) Large Scale Solar / Roof-Top Solar by Artificial Intelligence Based Forecasting Mechanism in Peninsular Malaysia, Nabilah Binti Mat Kassim (Universiti Tenaga Nasional)
Master
  1. (2023) DEVELOPMENT OF NANOMATERIAL QUANTUM DOTS (QDS) FOR THIRD GENERATION PHOTOVOLTAICS (PV) APPLICATION, MUHAMMAD AMIR FAIZAL BIN ABDUL RAHIM
  2. (2023) Interference Filters for Sensor and Laser Application, YANG YAOXIAN
  3. (2022) TO DESIGN AND DEVELOP AN ENVIRONMENT NON-DEPENDENT CONTACTLESS STANDALONE ONBOARD SPEED SENSOR WHICH CAN DIRECTLY MEASURE THE SPEED OF SHIPS SUBMARINES AND AIRCRAFTS WITH RESPECT TO THE GROUND, JAKARIA MAHDI IMAM
  4. (2021) DEVELOPMENT OF A SMART AND AUTOMATED STAND-ALONE PV BASED IRRIGATION SYSTEM, QU TIENUO
  5. (2019) Exploring electromigration and delamination related failures in solar panels under long term exposer, Abdulwahab Ahmed Qaid Hasan (Universiti Tenaga Nasional)
Under Graduate Students
  1. (2021) The feasibility study of installing a solar photovoltaic (PV) system on the roofs of engineering tower towards achieving net-zero energy building
  2. (2021) STUDY THE IMPACT OF INTERFACE DEFECTS ON PERFORMANCE OF CDS/CDTE HETEROJUNCTION SOLAR CELL VIA NUMERICAL SIMULATION
  3. (2021) STUDY OF ULTRA-THIN MoO3 AS A TRANSPARENT CONDUCTIVE ELECTRODE (TCE) FOR SEMITRANSPARENT SOLAR CELL APPLICATION
  4. (2021) STUDY OF MAGNESIUM DOPING EFFECT ON THE PROPERTIES OF MAGNESIUM ZINC OXIDE THIN FILMS PREPARED BY CO-SPUTTERING FOR CDTE-BASED SOLAR CELLS
  5. (2021) Smart Solar Energy Monitoring System for PV Plants using IoT
  6. (2021) INVESTIGATION OF HUMIDITY RESISTANCE PROPERTIES OF PEROVSKITE THIN FILM AND SOLAR CELLS DEPENDING ON ANTI SOLVENT MATERIALS
  7. (2021) IMPACT OF RECOMBINATION IN PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELLS: SIGNIFICANCE OF TRAP POSITIONS, INTERFACE TRAPS, AND TRAP DENSITY
  8. (2021) Device simulation of highly efficient lead-free all-perovskite tandem solar cell
  9. (2021) DC-DC converter for an EV fast-charging station powering from a PV Plant
  10. (2021) COMPARATIVE STUDY OF PLANAR HETEROJUNCTION PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELL BASED ON ZNO, SNO2, CDS, AND CDO INDEPENDENT OR BUFFERED ELECTRON TRANSPORT LAYER VIA NUMERICAL SIMULATION
  11. (2021) Co DOPED NICKEL OXIDE THIN FILM AS A HOLE TRANSPORT MATERIAL FOR APPLICATIO IN HIGH EFFICIENCY AND STABLE INVERTED PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELLS

TEACHING


Master
  1. (2021) KQC7010 - Microelectronics Technology
  2. (2020) KQC7010 - Master
  3. (2020) KQC7011 - Master
  4. (2020) KQF7018 - Master
  5. (2019) KQC7010 - Master
Bachelor
  1. (2021) KIX1001 - Engineering Mathematics 1
  2. (2021) KIE3008 - Power Electronics
  3. (2020) KIE3008 - Bachelor/First Degree
  4. (2020) KIE4011 - Bachelor/First Degree
  5. (2019) KIE4011 - Bachelor/First Degree

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES


  • Preset as a Guest of Honor and Presented Research Work On The Online International Workshop On Role of Power Electronics, Drives and Facts Devices in Sustainable Development, (23 Nov 2021 - 25 Nov 2021) (International)