People: Members

Dr Waleed Mohammed

Faculty member


Dr. Mohammed graduated from the department of electronics and electrical communications, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt on 1996 with a major in control systems. In 1997, he joined the Lasers institute (NILES), Cairo University as a teaching assistant. He received M.Sc. degree from the department of computer engineering, Cairo University under the supervision of Prof. Adel El-Nadi and Prof. Ali Fahmy in 1999. In the same year he joined the College of optics and photonics/CREOL, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA as a research assistant. In 2001, he received M.Sc. degree in optics in 2001. He completed his Ph.D. work in 2004 and his thesis was titled “nano/micro optical elements for mode coupling applications. In 2004, he joined Prof. P. W. E. Smith’s ultra-fast photonics laboratory (UPL), Electrical and Computer Engineering department, University of Toronto, as a postdoctoral fellow. In 2005, he joined Prof. Li Qian’s group at the same University. In 2007 Dr. Mohammed joined the International school of engineering, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand as an instructor in the nano-engineering department. He taught optoelectronics, fundamental of optics, numerical modeling, nano-electronics and research methodology. As of September 2010, He joined the school of Engineering, Bangkok University as a research scholar.

Research areas

Optoelectronics, Nanotechnology, Sensor and Sensors Networks,

Publications with BU-CROCCS

  1. H. Rafis Bin Abdul Rahim, M. Quisar Bin Lokman, S. Wadi Harun, J. Dutta, W. S. Mohammed , Temperature sensing by side coupling of lightthrough Zinc Oxide nanorods on optical fibers, Accepted for J. of Sensors and Actuators A.(2017)
  2. W. Kam, Y. S. Ong, S.W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed and R.Zakaria , Fabrication and Simulation Studies on D-shaped Optical Fiber Sensor via Surface Plasmon Resonance, Accepted for J. of Modern Optics (DOI 10.1080/09500340.2017.1293858)(2017)
  3. Manjunath Somarapalli, Kartik Koul, Rimli Lahon, Sakoolkan Boonruang and Waleed S. Mohammed , Demonstration of low cost and compact SPR optical transducer through edge light coupling, Accepted for IET Micor and nano letters(2017)
  4. Simran Agarwal, Romuald Jolivot, Michael Komodromos, Waleed Mohammed , Optical Beam Shaping Design through Optimization of a Radial Phase Mask, Accepted for ECTI CON 2017, Thailand(2017)
  5. Yong Sheng Ong, Ian Grou, Waleed Mohammed, Elfid Lewis , Programmable logic based current control of light emitting diodes using sigma-delta modulation, Accepted for ECTI CON 2017, Thailand(2017)
  6. Yong Sheng Ong, Ian Grou, Waleed Mohammed, Elfid Lewis , Optical Fiber Sensor System Design Utilizing The Field Programmable Gate Array, Accepted for ECTI CON 2017, Thailand(2017)
  7. Boonrasri Seeleang,Sakoolkan Boonruang, Romuald Jolivot, Waleed Mohammed, Chamras Promptmas , Label­free Guided Mode Resonance Sensor For Detection Of Glycated Hemoglobin, Accepted for CLEO Pacific Rim, Singapore 2017(2017)
  8. Charusluk Viphavakit; Wisarn Patchoo; Sakoolkan Boonruang; Christos Themistos; Michael Komodromos; Waleed S. Mohammed; B. M. Azizur Rahman , Demonstration of polarization-independent surface plasmon resonance polymer waveguide for refractive index sensing, J. Light wave tech. , issue 99(2017)
  9. W Kam, K O Sullivan, WS Mohammed, E Lewis , Low cost portable sensor for real-time monitoring of lower back bending, Optical Fiber Sensors Conference (OFS), 2017 25th, 1-4(2017)
  10. Yong Sheng Ong, Ian Grou, Waleed Mohammed, Elfid Lewis , Surface Plasmon sensor readout system based on the field programmable gate arrays, International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres (POF) 2017, 26th(2017)
  11. Wern Kam, Kieran O Sullivan, Mary O Keeffe , Sinead O Keeffe, Waleed S Mohammed, Elfed Lewis , Low Cost Portable 3-D Printed Optical Fiber Sensor for Real-Time Monitoring of Lower Back Bending, Accepted for Sensors and Actuators A Physical(2017)
  12. Wern Kam, Gabriel.Leen, Mary.okeeffe, Kieran.O Sulliv., Sinead O Keeffe, Waleed S Mohammed, Elfed Lewi , Compact and Low Cost Optical Fiber Respiratory Monitoring Sensor based on Intensity Interrogation, Accepted for IEEE J Lightwave technology(2017)
  13. S. D. Emami, R. Penny, H. A. A. Rashid, W. S. Mohammed, B. M. A. Rahman , Fano resonance in plasmonic optical antennas, Book chapter, Reviews in Plamonics 2015, Springer(2016)
  14. S Nodehi, WS Mohammed, H Ahmad, SW Harun , Fabrication and characterization of high order filter based on resonance in hybrid multi-knots microfiber structure, Optics & Laser Technology 78, 120-124(2016)
  15. S. Nodehi, W.S. Mohammed, H. Ahmad, S.W. Harun , Realization of Spectral Tunable Filter Based on Thermal Effect in Microfiber Structure, Optical Fiber Technology, Volume 28, March 2016, Pages 38–41(2016)
  16. S. Nodehi, W.S. Mohammed, H. Ahmad, S.W. Harun , Demonstration of a periodic pass-band filter based on coupled microfiber knots, IEEE, Photonics Tech. Letters, DOI (identifier) 10.1109/LPT.2016.2528504(2016)
  17. Farzia Karima, Tanujjal Boraa, Mayur Chaudharia, Khaled Habib, Waleed Mohammed, Joydeep Dutta , Measurement of aluminium oxide film by fabry?perot interferometry and scanning electron microscopy, Accepted at Journal of Saudi Chemical Society, doi:10.1016/j.jscs.2016.02.001(2016)
  18. C.Viphavakit, S. Boonruang, M. Komodromos, Themistos, W. S. Mohammed and B. M. Azizur Rahman , Surface plasmon resonance-enhanced light interaction in an integrated ormocomp nanowire, Accepted at Optical and Quantum Electronics(2016)
  19. Hazli R. B. A. Rahim, M. Somarapalli, H. Fallah; S. Thokchom; S. W. Harun; W. S. Mohammed; L. G. Hornyak, J Dutta , Side coupling of multiple optical channels by spiral patterned zinc oxide coatings on large core plastic optical fibers, IET Micro & Nano Letters, Volume: 11, Issue: 2, PP 122 - 126(2016)
  20. M. Perrot, R. Jolivot, W. S. Mohammed , Detection of facial areas for digital make-up application on a 3-view display, International Conference on Engineering Science and Innovative Technology (ESIT)(2016)
  21. M. Somarapalli, C. Viphavakit, S. Boonruang, W. S. Mohammed , Demonstration of a robust and portable polymer nano-wire based test bench towards sensing applications, Proceedings of ECTI-CON , 28 June-01 July, Chiang Mai, Thailand(2016)
  22. Hazli Bin Abdul Rahim, Muhammad Bin Lokman, Sulaiman Harun, Karel Sterckx, Gabor Hornyak, Waleed Mohammed, and Joydeep Dutta , Applied light side coupling with optimized spiral patterned zinc oxide nanorod coatings for multiple optical channel alcohol vapor sensing, J. Nanophotonics,Volume 10, Issue 03, 036009(2016)
  23. Hoorieh Fallah, Karel Sterckx, Poompat Saengudomlert, Waleed Mohammed , Plastic Optical Fiber for Wide Field-of-View Optical Wireless Receiver, SPIE Optical Engineering 55 (10), 106104-106104(2016)
  24. Muhammad Lokman ; Hazli Bin Abdul Rahim ; Sulaiman Wadi Harun ; Louis Hornyak ; Waleed Mohammed , Light Backscattering (e.g. Reflectance) by Zinc Oxide Nanorods on Tips of Plastic Optical Fibers with Application for Humidity and Alcohol Vapor Sensing, Accepted for IET Micor and nano letters(2016)
  25. Aming, Asmar; Uthman, Muhammad; Chitaree, Ratchapak; Mohammed, Waleed; Rahman, B M A. , Design and Characterization of Porous Core Polarization Maintaining Photonic Crystal Fiber (PCF) for THz Guidance, Accepted for IEEE J. Lightwave Tech(2016)
  26. S. D. Emami, M. R. K. Soltanian, A. Attaran, H.A. Abdul-Rashid, R. Penny, M. Moghavvemi ,S. W. Harun, H. Ahmad and W.S. Mohammed , Application of Fano resonance effects in optical antennas formed by regular clusters of nanospheres, Applied Physics A(2015)
  27. Thanit Apiwattandej, Waleed Mohammed, Pornpimol Sritongkham , The Scattering Pattern study of Zinc Oxide Nanorod on Silica Glass Substrate for Protein Immobilization Platform, ISERD - First International Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering (ICMBE), Bangkok, Thailand(2015)
  28. N. Pintuperakovit, W. Mohammed, P. Visuttipitukul , S. Sukkasi, Y. Boonyongmaneerat , The Influence of Current Density for Zinc Electrodeposition on Color Appearance of Black Trivalent Chromate Conversion Coatings, The 8th Thailand Metallurgy conference (TMEC-8), Bangkok, Thailand(2015)
  29. C.Viphavakit, K. Kalli, M. Komodromos, Themistos, W. S. Mohammed and B. M. Azizur Rahman , Optimization of a horizontal slot waveguide biosensor to detect DNA hybridization, Applied Optics, Vol. 54, No. 21(2015)
  30. N. Pintuperakovit , W. Mohammed Y. Boonyongmaneerat, P. Visuttipitukul , The Influence of Current Density for Zinc Electrodeposition on Color Appearance of Black Trivalent Chromate Conversion Coatings, Key Engineering Materials Vol 658 (2015) pp 161-166(2015)
  31. S. Nodehi.W. S. Mohammed, H. Ahmad and S. W. Harun , Investigation of Thermal Effects in a Resonance Condition of Microfiber Double-Knot Resonators as High- order Filter, Accepted for publication at micro and nano letters (2015)
  32. SC Koli, CA Pandey, GL Hornyak, WS Mohammed , Theoretical modeling of index contrast towards all-optical switching in fiber Bragg grating, International Conference on Photonics Solutions(2015)
  33. Chandan A Pandey, Rafis Rahim, S Manjunath, Gabor L Hornyak, Waleed S Mohammed , Synthesis and characterization of hydrothermally grown zinc oxide (ZnO) nanorods for optical waveguide application, International Conference on Photonics Solutions(2015)
  34. Waleed S. Mohammed , On the Side Coupling to Optical Fiber Using Zinc Oxide Nanorods, ECTI E-magazine: Vol. 9, No. 1, pp 1-12, Jan-Mar (2015)
  35. Prerona Majumder, Ishtiaque Syed, Waleed S. Mohammed, Louis Hornyak , Optical property simulation of metal/semiconductor/oxide nanocomposites by modified effective index theories, International Conference on Photonics Solutions(2015)
  36. Zain Zia, Prerona Majumder, Waleed S. Mohammed, Louis Hornyak , Optical characterization of nanoscale zinc oxide layers on glass substrate and comparison to effective medium theory simulation, International Conference on Photonics Solutions(2015)
  37. Pulak Bhushan, Shantanu Bhattachaya, Waleed S. Mohammed, G. Louis Hornyak , Developing of whispering gallery mode optical biosensor for real time detection of bovine serum albumin, International Conference on Photonics Solutions(2015)
  38. Sakoolkan Boonruang, Waleed S. Mohammed , Multiwavelength guided mode resonance sensor array, Applied Physics Express, IOP, 8 092004(2015)
  39. H. Rafis, S. Manjunath, Hoorieh Fallah, S.W.Harun, Waleed S. Mohammed, G. Louis Hornyak, Joydeep Dutta , Spiral Structured Growth of ZnO on Plastic Optical Fiber Towards Light Side Coupling, International Symposium on Modern Optics and Its Applications (ISMOA 2015) in Bandung, Indonesia(2015)
  40. Y. S. Ong, W. Kam, S.W. Harun, R.Zakaria, and Waleed S. Mohammed , Low-Cost Transducer Based On Surface Scattering Using Side-Polished D-shaped Optical Fibers, Photonics Journal, IEEE, Volume 7, Issue 5(2015)
  41. P. Saengudomlert, K.L. Sterckx, W.S. Mohammed, N. Nimpitiwan, and P. Ubolkosold , Application of software defined communication systems to transmit data through LED lamps for smart museums, in Proc. EECON 2015, Thailand, 18–20 November(2015)
  42. H. H. Kyaw, S. Boonruang, W. S. Mohammed, J. Dutta , Design of Electric-Field assisted Surface Plasmon Resonance System for the Detection of Heavy Metal ions in Water, AIP ADVANCES 5, 107226(2015)
  43. S Nodehi, WS Mohammed, H Ahmad, SW Harun , Investigation of thermal effects in a resonance condition of microfibre double-knot resonators as high-order filter, Micro & Nano Letters, IET 10 (10), 580-582(2015)
  44. Shah Alam, Waleed S. Mohammed, Joydeep Dutta , Multilayered gold/silica nanoparticulate bilayer devices using layer-by-layer self organisation for flexible bending and pressure sensing applications, App. Phy. Lett. 104, 073106(2014)
  45. K. Choosak, R. Silapunt, W. S. Mohammed , Study of Localized Surface Plasmon Properties on Metallic Nano-Rods Towards Optical Antennas, Proc. iEECON 2014, Thailand, 19-21 Mar(2014)
  46. M. A. Galle, S. S. Saini,P. Sillard, Waleed S. Mohammed, and Li Qian , Simultaneous Dispersion Measurements of Multiple Fiber Modes using Virtual Reference Interferometry, Optics Express Vol. 22, Iss. 6, pp. 6391–6399(2014)
  47. C. Viphavakit, S. Boonruang, C. Themistos, M. Komodromos, W. S. Mohammed , "Characterization of polymer nanowires fabricated using the nanoimprint method,, SPIE Photonics Europe(2014)
  48. M. A. Galle, E. Y. Zhu, S. S. Saini, W. S. Mohammed, L. Qian , Characterizing short disperision-length fiber via dispersive virtual reference interferometry,, Optics Express 22 (12), 14275-14284(2014)
  49. S. Banti Dutta Borah, S. Baruah, , W. S. Mohammed, J. Dutta , Heavy Metal Ion Sensing By Surface Plasmon Resonance On Gold Nanoparticles, IJET- ADBU Journal of Engineering Technologies(2014)
  50. C. Viphavakit, N. Atthi, S. Boonruang, C. Themistos, M. Komodromos, W. S. Mohammed, and B. M. Azizur Rahman , Realization of a polymer nanowire optical transducer by using the nanoimprint technique, App. Opt. Vol. 53, No. 30(2014)
  51. K. Choosak, R. Silapunt, W. S Mohammed , Study of Localized Surface Plasmon properties on metallic nano-rods towards optical antennas, Electrical Engineering Congress (iEECON)(2014)
  52. A Sabah, P Kumar, WS Mohammed, J Dutta , Visible?Light?Induced Directed Gold Microwires by Self?Organization of Nanoparticles on Aspergillus Niger, Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, Vol 30 Issue 5(2013)
  53. C. Viphavakit, C. Themistos, M. Komodromos, N. Atthi, S. Boonruang, W. S. Mohammed, J. Dutta , Development of Integrated Microfluidic Devices for Optical Flow rate Sensting, The Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers (JCSC)(2013)
  54. H. Fallah, M. Chaudhari, T. Bora, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed, and J. Dutta , Demonstration of Side Coupling to Cladding modes through Zinc oxide Nanorods grown on Multimode Optical Fiber, Optics letters Vol 38 Issue 18(2013)
  55. Farzia Karim, Tanujjal Bora, Mayur B. Chaudhari, Khaled Habib, Waleed S. Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta , Optical fiber-based sensor for in situ monitoring of cadmium sulfide thin-film growth, Optics letters Vol. 38, No. 24(2013)
  56. A. Sabah, I Dakua, P. Kumar, W. S. Mohammed, and J. Dutta , Growth of Templated Gold Microwires by Self Organization of Colloids on Aspergillus Niger, Digest J. of Nanomaterials and Biostructures. Vol 7, No. 2(2012)
  57. Michael A. Galle, Simarjeet S. Saini, Waleed S. Mohammed, and Li Qian , Chromatic Dispersion Measurements using a Virtually Referenced Interferometer, Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 10, pp. 1598-1600(2012)
  58. M.B. Chaudhari1, W.S. Mohammed, G.L. Hornyak, J. Dutta , Chromatic tuning of plasmon resonance of tri-layered composites: silver, gold and copper nanoparticles for optical thin film color filter, Micro & nano letters, IET, 2, 146-148 (2012)
  59. B. Chantaramolee, J. Vongkulbhisal, Y. Zhao, and W. S. Mohammed , A fingerprinting-based indoor localization system using intensity modulation of light emitting diodes, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters 54 (5), 1218-122(2012)
  60. Saabah Bin Mahbub, Joydeep Dutta , Gabor L. Hornyak and Waleed S. Mohammed , Optimization of Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS)’s hotspots implementing 2-D Scattering Matix Method (SMM), Nano-Thailand (2012)
  61. Nithi Atthi, Sakoolkan Boonruang, Waleed Mohammed, Wutthinan Jeamsaksiri, Charndet Hruanun, and Amporn Poyai , Design and Fabrication of Diffractive Phase Element for Minimizing the Focusing Spot Size beyond Diffraction Limit, 7th Annual IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (IEEE-NEMS)(2012)
  62. Pimrapat Thanusutiyabhorn, Waleed S Mohammed, Poompat Saengudomlert , Optical datalink between display monitor and web camera, Electron Devices and Solid State Circuit (EDSSC), 2012 IEEE International Conference on(2012)