Publications

Citations: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=CnJG4HoAAAAJ&hl=en

Book (Authored):

  • M. Zubair, M. J. Mughal, Q.A. Naqvi (Authors), “Electromagnetic Fields and Waves in Fractional Dimensional Space”, Springer, 2012. (ISBN 978-3-642-25357-7)

Invited Book Reviews:

  1. M. Zubair, “Book Review: Fundamental and Applied Nano-Electromagnetics”, Taylor & Francis: Contemporary Physics, Vol. 58, Issue 4, pp. 374-375, 2017 [DOI:10.1080/00107514.2017.1371236]
  2. M. Zubair, "Book Review: Advanced Free Space Optics (FSO) A Systems Approach", Taylor & Francis: Contemporary Physics, Vo. 59, Issue 1, pp. 83, 2018. [DOI:10.1080/00107514.2017.1384065 ]
  3. M. Zubair, “Book Review: Physics of Electronic Materials: Principles and Applications”, Taylor & Francis: Contemporary Physics, Vo. 59, Issue 2, pp. 211, 2018 [DOI:10.1080/00107514.2018.1448442]
  4. Zubair, “ Book Review: Fractional Diffusion Equations & Anomalous Diffusion.”, Taylor & Francis: Contemporary Physics, 2018 [DOI: 10.1080/00107514.2018.1515252]
  5. Zubair, “ Book Review: Medical and Biological Microwave Sensors and Systems”, Taylor & Francis: Contemporary Physics, 2019. [DOI: 10.1080/00107514.2019.1608311]

Peer-Reviewed International Journal Publication:

  1. A. Zubair, M. Zubair (Shared First & Corr. Author), A. Danner and M. Q. Mehmood, "Engineering multimodal spectrum of Cayley tree fractal meta-resonator supercells for ultrabroadband terahertz light absorption", Nanophotonics (accepted, in-press)
  2. A. Rana, M. Zubair (Co-Corr. Author), S. Anwar, M. Saleem, M. Q. Mehmood, "Engineering the Absorption Spectra of Thin Film Multilayer Absorbers for Enhanced Color Purity in CMY Color Filters ", Optical Materials Express (accepted, in-press)
  3. M. A. Aslam, K. Riaz, M. Q. Mehmood, M. Zubair (Co-Corr. Author), "Hybrid analytical-numerical approach for investigation of differential effects in normal and cancer cells under electroporation", RSC Advances, 2019,9, 41518-41530 [Available Online]
  4. M. M. Saleem, H. Nawaz, M. U. Masood, J. Iqbal, M. Zubair (Co-Corr. Author), "Surface Roughness Effects on Electromechanical Performance of RF MEMS Capacitive Switches", Microelectronics Reliability, Volume 104, January 2020, 113544. [Available Online]
  5. [Front Cover] M. A. Ansari, I. Lim, I. D. Rukhlenko, M. Zubair, S. Yerci, T. Tauqeer, M. Q. Mehmood and J. Rho, "Engineering spin and antiferromagnetic resonances to realize an efficient direction-multiplexed visible meta-hologram", Nanoscale Horizons, 2020, 5, 57-64, DOI: 10.1039/C9NH00460B
  6. A. Arif, M. Zubair, M. Ali, M. U. Khan and M. Q. Mehmood, A Compact, Low-Profile Fractal Antenna for Wearable On-Body WBAN Applications, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 18 (5), 981-985. DOI: 10.1109/LAWP.2019.2906829, 2019.
  7. Mahmood N, Jeong H, Kim I, Mehmood MQ, Zubair M, Akbar A, Saleem M, Anwar MS, Tahir FA, Rho J. "Twisted Non-Diffracting Beams through All Dielectric Meta-Axicon", Nanoscale. 2019. DOI:10.1039/C9NR04888J
  8. M. A. Ansari, I. Lim, M. H. Waseem, H. Jeong, M. Zubair, N. Mahmood, D. Lee, S. Yerci, T. Tauqeer, M. Q. Mehmood*, J. Rho, "Spin-encoded All-dielectric Metahologram for Visible Light", Laser & Photonics Reviews 13.5 (2019): 1900065.
  9. [Editor's Pick] M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, K. J. A. Ooi, and L. K. Ang, Fractional Fresnel coefficients for optical absorption in femtosecond laser-induced rough metal surfaces, AIP: Journal of Applied Physics, 124, 163101, 2018. [PREPRINT AVAILABLE]
  10. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, “Thickness dependence of space-charge-limited current in spatially disordered organic semiconductors”, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, Volume 65, Issue 8, pp 3421-3429, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/TED.2018.2841920; [preprint available]
  11. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, and L. K. Ang, "Fractional Fowler-Nordheim Law for Field Emission from Rough Surface with Nonparabolic Energy Dispersion", IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, Volume: 65, Issue 6, pp 2089-2095, 2018. [preprint available]
  12. A. Shamim, M. Noman, M. Zubair, A.D. Khan, S. Saher, A facile approach to determine the unknown refractive index (n) and extinction coefficient (k) of novel encapsulant materials used in Back contact PV modules, Springer: Applied Physics A, 124: 542, 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s00339-018-1974-x
  13. N. Mahmood, I. Kim, M. Q. Mehmood, H. Jeong, A. Akbar, D. Lee, M. Saleem, M. Zubair, M.S. Anwar, F. A. Tahir and J. Rho, "Polarization Insensitive Multifunctional Metasurfaces Based upon all Dielectric Nanowaveguides", Nanoscale, 10, 18323-18330, 2018. DOI: 10.1039/C8NR05633A
  14. Z. Khan, A. Razzaq, J. Iqbal, A. Qamar, and M. Zubair (corr. auth.), Double Circular Ring Compact Antenna for Ultra-Wideband Applications, IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, 2018. DOI: 10.1049/IET-MAP.2018.5245 [PREPRINT AVAILABLE]
  15. S. Younis, M. M. Saleem, M. Zubair, S. M. T Zaidi, "Multiphysics design exploration and optimization of RF-MEMS switch using response surface methodology", Microelectronics Journal, Volume 71, Pages 47–60, 2018. [available online]
  16. Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, and L. K. Ang, “Relativistic space charge limited current in Dirac solids”, Physical Review B, 95, 165409, 2017.
  17. M. Zubair, L. K. Ang, “Fractional-dimensional Child-Langmuir Law for a rough cathode”, Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 23, Issue 7, 2016.
  18. M. Zubair, M. A. Francavilla, F. Vipiana, D. Zheng, G. Vecchi, “Dual-Surface Electric Field Integral Equation Solution of Large Complex Problems”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 64 No. 06, 2016.
  19. Q.A. Naqvi, M. Zubair, “On cylindrical model of electrostatic potential in fractional space”, Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, 127(6), 3243-3247, 2016.
  20. H. Asad, M. J. Mughal, M. Zubair, and Q. A. Naqvi, “Electromagnetic Green's function for fractional space”, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, Vol. 26, Issue 14-15, 1903-1910, 2012.
  21. H. Asad, M. Zubair, and M. J. Mughal, "Reflection and transmission at dielectric-fractal interface," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 125, 543-558, 2012.
  22. M. Zubair, M. J. Mughal, and Q.A. Naqvi, “An exact solution of spherical wave in D-dimensional fractional space.” Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, Vol. 25, 1481–1491, 2011.
  23. M. Zubair, M. J. Mughal, Q.A. Naqvi , “On electromagnetic wave propagation in fractional space,” Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, 2011, Vol. 12, Issue 5, 2844-2850, 2011.
  24. M. Zubair, M. J. Mughal, Q.A. Naqvi and A.A. Rizvi “Differential electromagnetic equations in fractional space.” Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 114, page 255-269, 2011.
  25. M. Zubair, M. J. Mughal, and Q.A. Naqvi, “An exact solution of cylindrical wave equation for electromagnetic field in fractional dimensional space.” Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 114, page 443-455, 2011.
  26. M. Zubair, M. J. Mughal, and Q.A. Naqvi, “The wave equation and general plane wave solutions in fractional space.” Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 19, 137-146, 2010.
  27. [*] Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, K. J. A. Ooi, and L. K. Ang, Generalized Fowler-Nordheim field-induced vertical electron emission model for two-dimensional materials, Physical Review Applied, (in-review) 2019. [PREPRINT AVAILABLE]
  28. [*] Siddique, M. Zubair, and M. Q. Mehmood, "Split-Ring-Resonator-based Bi-functional Metalenses in Microwave Regime", IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation (under review, 2019)
  29. [*] M. A. Ansari, T. Tauqeer, M. Zubair a and M. Q. Mehmood, Breaking Polarization-Bandwidth Trade-off in Dielectric Metasurface for Unpolarized White Light, Nanoscale (under review, 2019)

[*] Under review

International Conference Proceedings:


  1. M. A. Hussain, M. U. Farooq, T. A. Ali, M. Q. Mehmood, M. Zubair, "Hand-Held Non-Invasive NIR Device for Early Stage Breast Cancer Pre-Screening”, IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits and Systems (APCCAS), Bangkok, 11-14 Nov 2019 (Accepted, Full Paper, Oral Presentation)
  2. Ahsan Sarwar Rana, Taimoor Naeem, Muhammad Zubair, Muhammad Qasim Mehmood, “Tungsten Based Optical Absorber” 17th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology, IBCAST (2020).
  3. Aima Zahid, Saad Khaliq, Muhammad Zubair, Tauseef Tauqeer, Muhammad Qasim Mehmood, “Asymmetric Transmission through Single-Layered All-Dielectric Metasurface” 17th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology, IBCAST (2020).
  4. Ali Arif, Muhammad Rizwan Akram, Muhammad Zubair, Muhammad Qasim Mehmood, “Koch Fractal Based Wearable Antenna Backed with EBG Plane” 17th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology, IBCAST (2020).
  5. Aqsa Ehsan, Muhammad Zubair, Tauseef Tauqeer and Muhammad Qasim Mehmood, “Optical Trapping of Nanoparticles through Artificially-Engineered Flat Materials” 17th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology, IBCAST (2020).
  6. A. Zubair, M. Q. Mehmood, M. Zubair, “Design of a Fractal Metasurface Based Terahertz Broadband Absorber”, In: Proc. of The 41st Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Rome Italy, 2019. (Full Paper, Oral Presentation)
  7. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, "Space-charge-limited transport in spatially disordered organic materials: a fractional-dimensional approach", in Proceedings of the SPIE, presented at SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco 2019; Proceedings Volume 10915, Organic Photonic Materials and Devices XXI; 109150Y (2019) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2509303
  8. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, Novel Fractional-dimensional Approach to Electromagnetics, In Proc. The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. (Full Paper, Oral Presentation) [Available Online].
  9. G. Caragnano, M. A. Francavilla, G. Giordanengo, M. Righero, P. Ruiu, O. Terzo, F.Vipiana, M. Zubair, G. Vecchi, “Empirical study of a reduced order model for electromagnetic scattering problems”, in Proc. International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA-IEEE APWC 2015), Turin-Italy, September, 2015.
  10. M. Zubair, M. A. Francavilla, M. Righero, G. Vecchi, L. Dal Negro, “Fast analysis of electrically large plasmonic arrays with aperiodic spiral order”, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Computational Electromagnetics (ICCEM 2015), City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, February 2-5, 2015.
  11. M. Zubair, M. A. Francavilla, M. Righero, G. Vecchi, F. Vipiana, “Using Entire-Domain Linear-Phase Basis Functions to Determine Induced Current and Scattered Field of Structures with Large Flat Faces and Details”, in Proc. 8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP 2014), Hague, Netherlands, on April 6-11, 2014.
  12. Scannavini, L. Scialacqua, J. Zhang, L. Foged, M. Zubair, J. L. A. Quijano, G. Vecchi, “MIMO 2x2 Reference Antennas – Measurement Analysis Using the Equivalent Current Technique”, International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP2013), Nanjing, China on October 23-25, 2013.
  13. M. J. Mughal, M. Zubair, "Fractional space solutions of antenna radiation problems: An application to Hertzian dipole”, IEEE 19th Conference on Signal Processing and Communications Applications (SIU 2011), Turkey, 20-22 April 2011.


International Conference Abstracts/ Presentations:

  1. L. K. Ang, Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, "Fractional models in solving Maxwell equations and applications", In: 2019 IEEE Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Conference (PPPS 2019), Orlando, FL, USA, 23-28 June, 2019 [Abstract].
  2. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, Modelling of Field-induced Electron Emission from Rough Surfaces: A Fractional Calculus Approach, The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. [Abstract]
  3. F. Akhtar, M. M. Saleem, M. Zubair, and M. Ahmad, Design Optimization of RF-MEMS Based Multiband Reconfigurable Antenna Using Response Surface Methodology, The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. (Full Paper, Oral Presentation) [Available Online]
  4. A. Arif, M. Q. Mehmood, M. Ali, A. S. Rana, and M. Zubair, A Novel Triangular Patch Antenna Deploying Koch Fractal Geometry for Biomedical Applications, The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. [Abstract]
  5. Y. Siddique, M. Q. Mehmood, M. M. Ali, A. S. Rana, and M. Zubair, Highly Efficient Ultrathin Metalens for Microwave Regime, The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. [Abstract]
  6. Abdullah Madni, Muhammad Qasim Mehmood, Muhammad Zubair, Ahsan Sarwar Rana, and Muhammad Rizwan Akram, A Compact MIMO Antenna for UWB Applications, The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. [Abstract]
  7. Ahsan Sarwar Rana, Muhammad Qasim Mehmood, and Muhammad Zubair, Broadband Fractal Absorbers for Visible Regime, The 40th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama Japan 2018. [Abstract]
  8. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, Fractional model of field emission from rough surface with nonparabolic energy dispersion, International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference (IVNC), Tokyo, July 2018. [Abstract]
  9. [INVITED TALK] M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang,” Recent Advances in Electrodynamics in Fractional Dimensions: Theory and Applications”, in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Singapore, 2017. [Abstract]
  10. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang,” Analytical Model of Laser Absorption on Rough Metal Surface: A Fractal Electrodynamics Approach”, accepted in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Singapore, 2017. [Abstract]
  11. Samuel Y. W. Low, S. Athalye, Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, and L. K. Ang,” Numerical and Experimental Study on Electrostatic Properties of 3D Printed Fractal Capacitors”, in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Singapore, 2017. [Abstract]
  12. S. Athalye, Samuel Y. W. Low, Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, and L. K. Ang,” Electrostatic Properties of Heterogeneous Medium with Inclusion of Fractal Geometry”, in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Singapore, 2017. [Abstract]
  13. S. Athalye , Samuel Y. W. Low , M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang , and L. K. Ang , Dielectric Properties of Heterogenous Media with Inclusion of Fractal Geometry, COMSOL Conference 2017, Singapore (Poster Online)
  14. Samuel Y. W. Low, S. Athalye, Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, and L. K. Ang, Numerical and Experimental Study on Electrostatic Properties of Fractal Capacitors, COMSOL Conference 2017, Singapore (Poster Online)
  15. [INVITED TALK] M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, “Thickness dependence of space-charge-limited currents in spatially disordered organic semiconductors”, Institute of Physical Singapore (IPS) Annual Meeting, Yale-NUS College, 23-25 Feb 2017. [Abstract]
  16. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, “Modeling space-charge-limited current in spatially disordered organic semiconductors”, American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, New Orleans-USA, 2017. [Abstract]
  17. M. Zubair, Y. S. Ang, L. K. Ang, “Electromagnetic field computation at fractal dimensions”, American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, New Orleans-USA, 2017. [Abstract]
  18. Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, L. K. Ang, “Schottky diode model for non-parabolic dispersion in narrow-gap semiconductor and few-layer graphene”, American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, New Orleans-USA, 2017. [Abstract]
  19. Y. S. Ang, M. Zubair, L. K. Ang, “Relativistic space-charge-limited transport in Dirac materials”, American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, New Orleans-USA, 2017. [Abstract]
  20. M. Zubair, L. K. Ang, “Theory of Space Charge Limited Current in Fractional Dimensional Space”, American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, Baltimore-USA, 2016. [Abstract]
  21. M. Zubair, L. K. Ang, “Theory Modeling of Electromagnetic Phenomenon in Fractional Dimensional Space”, American Physical Society (APS) March Meeting, Baltimore-USA, 2016. [Abstract]
  22. L. K. Ang, M. Zubair, “Fractional Model of Space Charge Limited Current”, IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS), 2016. [Abstract]
  23. M. Zubair, L. K. Ang, “A Space-Fractional Model of Space Charge Limited Current”, IPS Meeting Singapore, March 2016. [Abstract]
  24. M. Zubair, M. A. Francavilla, M. Righero, G. Vecchi, L. Dal Negro, “A fast algorithm for the analysis of electrically large arrays of plasmonic nanoparticles with aperiodic spiral order”, in Proc. 9th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP 2015), Lisbon, Portugal, on 12-17 April, 2015.