PERSONAL DETAIL


DR. HAROON RASHID

Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Photonics Research Centre
Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation) Office
 
  03-79676770
  haroon@um.edu.my
 Photonics Research Centre, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation) Office, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
Homepage
  http://www.iamharoon.com/
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/O-1387-2018
Scopus ID Link
  http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=55542912700
PubMed ID Link
  https://publons.com/a/1536759

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Haroon Rashid is an engineer, researcher, lecturer and trainer. Currently, he is attached with Photonics Research Centre (An HICoE - Higher Institution Centre of Excellence) of University of Malaya as Research Fellow. He completed his postgraduate studies with PhD in Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) - Malaysia, M.Sc. in Microelectronics Engineering from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) - Malaysia, B.Eng. (Honours) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University of Sunderland (UOS) - United Kingdom and B.Sc. in Mathematics from the University of Punjab - Pakistan. He has worked with various highly reputed organizations and institutions of higher learning locally and abroad.

He is a senior member and an active volunteer of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - USA, Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) - United Kingdom and National Academy of Young Scientists (NAYS) - Pakistan. Currently, he is serving as the Chair of IEEE Young Professionals Malaysia, Vice Chair of IEEE Consultants Network Malaysia, Executive Committee Member of IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) Malaysia Chapter, IEEE Malaysia Section Sensors and Nanotechnology Joint Council and IEEE Professional Activities Committees for Engineers (PACE), Malaysia. He is also a founder of IEEE Malaysia Section Blockchain Group. He has been a mentor of various undergraduate and postgraduate students. He has given several talks and trainings on different topics at various organizations as invited speaker. His current research interests are in the areas of novel 2D-TMD materials for optoelectronic applications, thin films fabrication and characterization, nanotechnology, solar photovoltaics and renewable energy applications.


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member, 2014 to 2020, (International)
  • IEEE Young Professionals, Member, 2014 to 2020, (International)
  • IEEE Communications Society, Member, 2014 to 2014, (International)
  • IEEE Power & Energy Society, Member, 2015 to 2020, (International)
  • IEEE Nanotechnology Council, Member, 2015 to 2020, (International)
  • IEEE Consultants Network Malaysia, Executive Committee Member, 2016 to 2021, (National)
  • IEEE Consultants Network, Member, 2016 to 2020, (International)
  • IEEE Young Professionals Malaysia, Executive Committee Member, 2018 to 2021, (National)
  • IEEE Consultants Network Malaysia, Vice President, 2019 to 2021, (National)
  • IEEE Electron Devices Society, Member, 2019 to 2020, (International)
  • The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), Member, 2019 to 2021, (International)
  • IEEE Malaysia Section Blockchain Group, Founding Chairman, 2019, (National)
  • IEEE Photonics Society, Member, 2020 to 2020, (International)
  • IEEE Power and Energy Society Malaysia Chapter, Executive Committee Member, 2020 to 2021, (National)
  • IEEE Malaysia Section Sensors and Nanotechnology Joint Councils, Executive Committee Member, 2020 to 2021, (National)
  • IEEE Young Professionals Malaysia, Chairman, 2020 to 2022, (National)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Micro Electro-Mechnical System(Mems)
  • Device Fabrication and Process Simulation (Thin Film Photovoltaic Solar Cells, Photodetectors, Biosensors)
  • Photonics Materials (2D Materials, Transition Metal Dichalcogenides (MoS2, WS))
  • Optoelectronic Materials (MoS2, WS2)
  • Semiconductor Materials (MoS2, WS2)
  • Nano Materials
  • Solar Energy Technology


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2016
  • Andanastuti Muchtar, Romlah Jaffar, Nasharuddin Zainal, Ashinida Aladdin, Haroon Rashid, Mustafa Anwar and Muhammed Ali S.A. 2016. "1st International Research Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities 2016 Proceedings (Uniting Global Minds in Academic and Industry via Research)", published by UKM Graduate Centre, November 09-10, 2016. ISBN: 978-967-14519-2-2. 

2013
  • Haroon Rashid and Mamoon Rashid. 2013. "Telephone Activated Remote Access Switch: A novel technique to operate electronic appliances", published by LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, September 20, 2013. ISBN: 978-3-659-38533-9. 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Ahmad, H., Rashid, H., & Ismail, M. F. (2019). Investigation of Structural and Optoelectronic Properties of n-MoS2/p-Si Sandwiched Heterojunction Photodetector. Optik. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rashid, H., Rahman, K. S., Hossain, M. I., Nasser, A. A., Alharbi, F. H., Akhtaruzzaman, M., & Amin, N. (2019). Physical and Electrical Properties of Molybdenum Thin Films Grown by DC Magnetron Sputtering for Photovoltaic Application. Results in Physics, 102515. (ISI-Indexed)
  • H. Ahmad, H. Rashid, M. Ismail, and K. Thambiratnam, "Tungsten-disulphide-based heterojunction photodetector," Appl. Opt. 58, 4014-4019 (2019). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ahmad, H., Rashid, H., Ismail, M. F., & Thambiratnam, K. (2019). Fabrication and Characterization of Tungsten Disulphide/Silicon Heterojunction Photodetector Illuminated Near Infrared. Optik. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rashid, H., Ramli, R., & Ahmad, H. (2019, July). Optoelectronic Characteristics of Tungsten Disulphide Based Visible Range Photodetector. In 2019 IEEE 9th International Nanoelectronics Conferences (INEC) (pp. 1-5). IEEE. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ahmad, H., & Rashid, H. (2019). 405 nm ultraviolet photodetector based on tungsten disulphide thin film grown by drop casting method. Journal of Modern Optics, 66(18), 1836-1840. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Haroon Rashid, Kazi Sajedur Rahman, Mohammad I. Hossain, Norazlynda Samsudin, Siti Nurlieza Mustafa, Badariah Bais, Md Akhtaruzzaman and Nowshad Amin. 2017. “Growth of MoOx nanobelts from molybdenum bi-layer thin films for thin film solar cell application”, Thin Solid Films, published by Elsevier. Vol. 621, pp. 240-246, 2017. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Haroon Rashid, Kazi Sajedur Rahman, Mohammad I. Hossain, Nouar Tabet, Fahhad H. Alharbi and Nowshad Amin. 2014. “Prospects of Molybdenum Disulfide (MoS2) As An Alternative Absorber Layer Material In Thin Film Solar Cells From Numerical Modeling”, Chalcogenide Letters, published by National Institute R and D of Materials Physics. Vol. 11, No. 8, pp. 397-403, 2014. (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Haroon Rashid, Md. Mamun, Md. Syedul Amin and Hafizah Husain. 2013. “Design of a Low Voltage Schmitt Trigger in 0.18 um CMOS Process With Tunable Hysteresis”, Modern Applied Science Journal, published by The Canadian Center of Science and Education. Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 47-55, 2013. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Nseaf A.K., Jaafar A., Rashid H., Sulaiman R., Rahmat R.W.O.K. (2013) Design Method of Video Based Iris Recognition System (V-IRS). In: Zaman H.B., Robinson P., Olivier P., Shih T.K., Velastin S. (eds) Advances in Visual Informatics. IVIC 2013. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 8237. Springer, Cham (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2012
  • Wassan M. Kader, Haroon Rashid, Md. Mamun and Mohammad Arif Sobhan Bhuiyan. 2012. “Advancement of CMOS Schmitt Trigger Circuits”, Modern Applied Science Journal, published by The Canadian Center of Science and Education. Vol. 6, No. 12, pp. 51-58, 2012. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Proceeding

2019
  • Haroon Rashid, Rizal Ramli and Harith Ahmad. 2019. “Optoelectronic Characteristics of Tungsten Disulphide Based Visible Range Photodetector”, 9th IEEE International Nanoelectronic Conference (INEC) 2019, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, July 03-05, 2019. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2018
  • Haroon Rashid, Fahad H. Alharbi, Nouar Tabet & Nowshad Amin. (2018).Effects of Substrate Temperature on the Properties of Molybdenum Disulfide Thin Films for Photovoltaic Applications. In The 8th International Conference on Postgraduate Education 2018 (ICPE-8), Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT), 21030 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2017
  • Haroon Rashid, Kazi Sajedur Rahman, Mohammad I. Hossain, Fahhad H. Alharbi, Nouar Tabet, M. A. Islam and Nowshad Amin. 2017. “Effects of Sulfurization Time on MoS2 Absorber Layer for Thin Films Solar Cells Applications”, 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 25-29, 2017. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2016
  • M. Rashid, H. Rashid, M. Anward, and M. A. S.A., "A Brief Overview of Various Wafer Bonding Techniques Used in the Fabrication of Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems Devices," in 1st International Research Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities 2016 (IRCESH 2016), 2016: UKM Graduate Centre, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, pp. 146-147. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Ieee Senior Member Grade Elevation, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2019, (International)
  • Best Paper Presenter Award (Category: Overall), The 8th International Conference On Postgraduate Education (Icpe-8) 2018, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, 2018, (International)
  • Best Paper Presenter Award (Category: Applied Science), The 8th International Conference On Postgraduate Education (Icpe-8) 2018, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, 2018, (International)