Publications

An updated list can be found here:

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Patents:

1. J. L. Volakis, Alan Olson and M. A. Islam, “Wideband Microwave Technology for Detecting Buried Pipes,” US provisional patent in progress.

Journal Papers:

1. M. A. Islam and J.L. Volakis, “An Error Tolerant High Speed Microwave Imaging Method,” to be submitted to IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation.

2. M. A. Islam and J.L. Volakis, “Accurate Dielectric Permittivity Extraction using an Efficient Microwave Imaging Sensor for Skin Cancer Detection,” to be submitted to IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engg.

3. M. A. Islam, A. Kiourti and J.L. Volakis, “A Novel Method to Mitigate Real-Imaginary Permittivity Image Imbalance in Microwave Tomography,” under review in IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters.

4. M. A. Islam, A. Kiourti and J.L. Volakis, “A Modified Gauss-Newton Method for High-Speed Microwave Imaging with Near-Field Probes,” Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Feb. 2017.

5. M. A. Islam, A. Kiourti and J.L. Volakis, “A Novel Method of Deep Tissue Biomedical Imaging Using a Wearable Sensor,” IEEE Sensors Journal, 2015.

6. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “Ultralarge Negative Dispersion Single-polarization Photonic Crystal Fiber,” Optical Engineering, vol. 53, no. 9, 2014.

7. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “Equiangular Spiral Photonic Crystal Fibers with Low Bending Loss,” Optical Engineering, vol. 52, no.10, Oct 2013.

8. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “Bend Insensitive Single Mode Photonic Crystal Fiber with Ultralarge Effective Area for Dual Applications,” Optical Engineering, vol. 52, no.5, May 2013.

9. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “An Extremely Large Mode Area Microstructured Core Leakage Channel Fiber with Low Bending Loss,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Sep. 2013.

10. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “Design of a Polarization Maintaining Equiangular Spiral Photonic Crystal Fiber for Residual Dispersion Compensation Over E+S+C+L+U Wavelength Bands,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 24, no. 11, pp. 930-932, June 2012.

11. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “Design Optimization of Equiangular Spiral Photonic Crystal Fiber for Large Negative Flat Dispersion and High Birefringence,” IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 30, no. 22, pp. 3545-3551, Nov. 2012.

Selected Conference Presentations:

1. M. A. Islam, A Kiourti, and J.L. Volakis, “A Novel Body-Worn RF Sensor for Deep Tissue Imaging,” 2015 IEEE Int. Symp. Antennas and Propagation (APS/URSI), Vancouver, Canada, 19-25 Jul. 2015.

2. M. A. Islam, A Kiourti, and J.L. Volakis, “Conformal Sensor Accuracy for Deep Tissue Biomedical Imaging,” 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, Jan 4-7, 2016.

3. M. A. Islam, A Kiourti, and J.L. Volakis, “A Novel Body Worn RF Sensor for Deep Tissue Imaging,” 2015 IEEE MTT-S 2015 International Microwave Workshop Series on RF and Wireless Technologies for Biomedical and Healthcare Applications (IMWS-BIO), Taipei, Taiwan, Sep 15-19, 2015.

4. M. A. Islam and M. S. Alam, “A Liquid Crystal Infiltrated Single Polarization Spiral Photonic Crystal Fiber with Large Negative Flat Dispersion,” Proceedings of the 7 th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec 20-22, 2012.

5. M. A. Islam and M. A. Kabir, “Neural Network Based Maximum Power Point Tracking of Photovoltaic Arrays,” Proceedings of the IEEE Region 10 Conference, TENCON 2011, Bali, Indonesia, November 21-24, 2011.

6. M. A. Islam, A. B. Talukdar, Nur Mohammad, and P.K. Shadhu Khan, “Maximum Power Point Tracking of Photovoltaic Arrays in Matlab Using Fuzzy Logic Controller”, Proceedings of the Annual IEEE India Conference, INDICON 2010, Kolkata, India.

7. M. A. Islam, Nur Mohammad, and P.K. Shadhu Khan, “Modeling and Performance Analysis of a Generalized Photovoltaic Array in Matlab”, Proceedings of the Joint IEEE Conference on Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems, Delhi, India, 2010.