Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. MUHAMMAD SHAKEEL AHMAD

  • Post Doctoral Research Fellow

  • Um Power Energy Dedicated Advanced Centre (UMPEDAC)
    Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation)
  •   muhammadshakeel@um.edu.my

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PHD (SOLAR ENERGY), EKONOMI TENAGA, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MSC (MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGINEERING), SAINS MATERIAL, INSTITUTE OF SPACE TECHNOLOGY
  • BSC (ENGINEERING), KEJURUTERAAN, UNIVERSITY OF THE PUNJAB, PAKISTAN
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
WoS
2021
  • Ahmad, M. S., Abd Rahim, N., Shahabuddin, S., Mehmood, S., & Khan, A. D. (2021). Effect of WS2 nano-sheets on the catalytic activity of polyaniline nano-rods based counter electrode for dye sensitized solar cell. Physica E-Low-Dimensional Systems & Nanostructures, 126, 6. doi: 10.1016/j.physe.2020.114466
2020
  • Ahmad, M. S., Pandey, A. K., Abd Rahim, N., Tyagi, V. V. (2020). Pt-TCO free sn-ag-cu ternary alloy as cost effective counter electrode layer for dye sensitized solar cell. Optik, 206, 6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijleo.2020.164317
  • Fayaz, H., Ahmad, M. S., Pandey, A. K., Abd Rahim, N., Tyagi, V. V. (2020). A Novel nanodiamond/Zinc nanocomposite as potential counter electrode for flexible dye sensitized solar cell. Solar Energy, 197, 1-5. doi: 10.1016/j.solener.2019.12.072
  • Rehman, S. U., Noman, M., Khan, A. D., Saboor, A., Ahmad, M. S., Khan, H. U. (2020). Synthesis of polyvinyl acetate /graphene nanocomposite and its application as an electrolyte in dye sensitized solar cells. Optik, 202, 7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijleo.2019.163591
  • Afrasiab, Khan, A. D., Subhan, F. E., Khan, A. D., Khan, S. D., Ahmad, M. S., . . . Noman, M. (2020). Optimization of efficient monolithic perovskite/silicon tandem solar cell. Optik, 208, 9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijleo.2020.164573
Refereed Journals
2021
  • Ahmed, W., Chowdhury, Z. Z., Kazi, S. N., Johan, M. R. B., Abdelrazek, A. H., Fayaz, H., ... & Khan, T. Y. (2021). Experimental evaluation and numerical verification of enhanced heat transportation by using ultrasonic assisted nanofluids in a closed horizontal circular passage. Case Studies in Thermal Engineering, 26, 101026. (WoS)
  • Butt, O. M., Ahmad, M. S., Che, H. S., & Rahim, N. A. (2021). Usage of on-demand oxyhydrogen gas as clean/renewable fuel for combustion applications: a review. International Journal of Green Energy, 1-25. (WoS)
  • Ahmad, M. S., Ali, M. S., & Abd Rahim, N. (2021). Hydrogen energy vision 2060: Hydrogen as energy Carrier in Malaysian primary energy mix Developing P2G case. Energy Strategy Reviews, 35, 100632. (WoS)
  • Ahmad, M. S., Han, S. S., Zafar, A., Ghafoor, U., Rahim, N. A., Ali, M. U., & Rim, Y. S. (2021). Indoor and Outdoor Performance Study of Metallic Zinc Particles in Black Paint to Improve Solar Absorption for Solar Still Application. Coatings, 11(5), 536. (WoS)
  • Ahmed, W., Kazi, S. N., Chowdhury, Z. Z., Johan, M. R. B., Mehmood, S., Soudagar, M. E. M., ... & Ahmad, M. S. (2021). Heat transfer growth of sonochemically synthesized novel mixed metal oxide ZnO+ Al2O3+ TiO2/DW based ternary hybrid nanofluids in a square flow conduit. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 145, 111025. (WoS)
  • Ahmad, M. S., Butt, T. Z., Pandey, A. K., & Abd Rahim, N. (2021, March). PV integrated on-demand water electrolysis system for HHO generation and it application as primary fuel in combustion. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 1127, No. 1, p. 012022). IOP Publishing. (SCOPUS)
  • Butt, O. M., Ahmad, M. S., Che, H. S., & Abd Rahim, N. (2021, March). Design of a small scale fluidized-bed incinerator for MSW with ability to utilize HHO as auxiliary fuel. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 1127, No. 1, p. 012040). IOP Publishing. (SCOPUS)
  • Ghafoor, U., Aqeel, A. B., Zahid, T., Noman, M., & Ahmad, M. S. (2021). Effect of Molybdenum Disulfide on the Performance of Polyaniline Based Counter Electrode for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Applications. Energies, 14(13), 3786.
  • Ahmad, M. S., Pandey, A. K., Abd Rahim, N., Aslfattahi, N., Mishra, Y. K., Rashid, B., & Saidur, R. (2021). 2-D Mxene flakes as potential replacement for both TCO and Pt layers for Dye-Sensitized Solar cell. Ceramics International.
  • Ahmad, M. S., Abd Rahim, N., Mehmood, S., & Khan, A. D. (2020). Effect of WS2 nano-sheets on the catalytic activity of Polyaniline nano-rods based counter electrode for dye sensitized solar cell. Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures, 114466 (WoS)
2020
  • Khan, A. D., Subhan, F. E., Khan, A. D., Khan, S. D., Ahmad, M. S., Rehan, M. S., & Noman, M. (2020). Optimization of efficient monolithic perovskite/silicon tandem solar cell. Optik, 164573 (WoS)
  • Ahmad, M. S., Pandey, A. K., Abd Rahim, N., & Tyagi, V. V. (2020). Pt-TCO free sn-ag-cu ternary alloy as cost effective counter electrode layer for dye sensitized solar cell. Optik, 206, 16431 (WoS)
  • Fayaz, H., *Ahmad, M. S., Pandey, A. K., Rahim, N. A., & Tyagi, V. V. (2020). A Novel nanodiamond/Zinc nanocomposite as potential counter electrode for flexible dye sensitized solar cell. Solar Energy, 197, 1-5 (WoS)
  • ur Rehman, S., Noman, M., Khan, A. D., Saboor, A., Ahmad, M. S., & Khan, H. U. (2020). Synthesis of polyvinyl acetate/graphene nanocomposite and its application as an electrolyte in dye sensitized solar cells. Optik, 202, 163591. (WoS)
2019
  • Rehman, Q., *Khan, A. D., Khan, A. D., Noman, M., Ali, H., Rauf, A., & Ahmad, M.S. (2019). Super absorption of solar energy using a plasmonic nanoparticle based CdTe solar cell. RSC Advances, 9(59), 34207-34213. (WoS)
2018
  • Ahmed, U., Alizadeh, M., Rahim, N. A., Shahabuddin, S., Ahmed, M. S., & Pandey, A. K. (2018). A comprehensive review on counter electrodes for dye sensitized solar cells: A special focus on pt-TCO free counter electrodes. Solar Energy, 174, 1097-1125. doi:10.1016/j.solener.2018.10.010 (WoS)
  • Ahmad, Muhammad Shakeel, *A. K. Pandey, and Nasrudin Abd Rahim. "Advancements in the development of TiO 2 photoanodes and its fabrication methods for dye sensitized solar cell (DSSC) applications. A review." Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 77 (2017): 89-108. (WoS)
  • Ahmad, Muhammad Shakeel, *A. K. Pandey, Nasrudin Abd Rahim, Syed Shahabuddin, and S. K. Tyagi. "Chemical sintering of TiO2 based photoanode for efficient dye sensitized solar cells using Zn nanoparticles." Ceramics International (2018). (WoS)
  • Ahmad, M. S., A. K. Pandey, and N. A. Rahim. "Effect of Germanium on the TiO2 Photoanode for Dye Sensitized Solar Cell Applications. A Potential Sintering Aid." IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. Vol. 358. No. 1. IOP Publishing, 2018 (WoS)
  • *Pandey, A. K., Shahabuddin, S., Kaur, J., Saidur, R., Ahmad, M. S., Abd Rahim, N., & Tariq, S. (2018, October). Preparation of Fuel Pellets and Extraction of Natural Dyes from Falling Leaves to be used as Sensitizer in Dye Sensitized Solar Cell. In 2018 International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Green Energy for Sustainable Development (ICUE) (pp. 1-5). IEEE. (SCOPUS)
  • *Ahmad, M. S., Pandey, A. K., & Abd Rahim, N. (2018, August). Enhanced Current Density Through Addition of CdTe in TiO 2 Based Photoanode for DSSCs. In 2018 International Conference on Intelligent and Advanced System (ICIAS) (pp. 1-3). IEEE. (SCOPUS)
2017
  • Ahmad, Muhammad Shakeel, *A. K. Pandey, and Nasrudin Abd Rahim. "Towards the plasmonic effect of Zn nanoparticles on TiO 2 monolayer photoanode for dye sensitized solar cell applications." Materials Letters 195 (2017): 62-65 (WoS)
  • Ahmad, Muhammad Shakeel, A. K. Pandey, and Nasrudin Abd Rahim. "Effect of Nanodiamonds on the Optoelectronic Properties of TiO2 Photoanode in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell." Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering(2017): 1-5. (WoS)
  • Ahmad, Muhammad Shakeel, Nasrudin Abd Rahim, and *A. K. Pandey. "Improved electron transfer of TiO 2 based dye sensitized solar cells using Ge as sintering aid." Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics (2017). (WoS)
  • Pandey, A. K., M. S. Ahmad, et al. "Improved electron density through hetero-junction binary sensitized TiO2/ CdTe / D719 system as photoanode for dye sensitized solar cell." Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures (2018). (WoS)
2016
  • U.Farooq, *M.S. Ahmad, T.Subhani, A.A.Khurram, S.A.Rakha and N.Ali. Interfacial Mechanical Performance of Composite Honeycomb Sandwich Panels for Aerospace Applications . Arab J SciEng. Pp. 1-8. Spt 2016 (WoS)
2015
  • Ahmad MS, Farooq U, Subhani T. Effect of Muli Wall Carbon Nanotubes on the Ablation Properties of Carbon Fiber Epoxy Matrix Composite Arab J SciEng, vol., 40, pp 1529-1538, 2015. (WoS)
  • Ahmad MS, Farooq U, Subhani T. Thermal and ablative properties of binary carbon nanotube and nanodiamond reinforced carbon fibre epoxy matrix composites . Journal of plastics, rubbers and composites, Vol 44;10, pp. 397-404, July 2015 (WoS)
2014
  • Ahmad MS, Farooq U, Subhani T. Post-ablation micro-structural analysis of nanoparticle reinforced carbon fiber epoxy matrix composite , JST, vol. 4, pp. 101-107, 2014. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
2013
  • Farooq, U.; Khurram, A.A.; Ahmad, M.S.; Rakha, S.A.; Ali, N.; Munir, A.; Subhani, T., "Optimization of the manufacturing parameters of honeycomb composite sandwich structures for aerospace application,"AerospaceScience & Engineering (ICASE), 2013 International Conference on , vol., no.,pp.1,4, 21-23 Aug. 2013. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
2012
  • T.Z. Butt, M.S. Ahmad & Mohsin Azhar characterization for gas tungsten arc welding AISI 316 to AISI 316 & SA 516 grade 70 steels with welded & pre-welded annealing conditions published by Journal of Quality and Technology Management Volume VIII, Issue II, page 119-133, December 2012. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
Book Chapter
2021
  • Ahmad, M. S., Hamdan, K. S., & Abd Rahim, N. (2021). Towards the Conducting Polymer Based Catalysts to Eliminate Pt for Dye Sensitized Solar Cell Applications. In Advances in Hybrid Conducting Polymer Technology (pp. 311-326). Springer, Cham.
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
UM Living Lab Grant Programme - SUS (Sustainability Science)
  • Flexible Glass Solar Photovoltaic Thermal Cooling System With Phase Change Material, Co-Researcher, 01/01/2021 to 31/12/2021, Research University (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Other
    • Development of robust electro catalyst for direct Sea Water Splitting, Shanmuga Priya S, University of Malaya (PhD)
    Ongoing
    • Design and Development of a Novel Anion Exchange Membrane for Sea Water Electrolysis, Abdul Qayoom, University of Malaya (PhD)
    PATENT/IPR
    (Product Name),(Type),(Level)
    • ANTI-VIRAL SURFACE COATING COMPOSITION AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THEREOF, PATENT