Dr. Mohamed Hussein

academic title

Assistant Professor, 

Center for Photonics and Smart Materials (CPSM)
 

Position

Assistant Professor, Center for Photonics and Smart Materials (CPSM)

Contact Information

Email: mhussein@zewailcity.edu.eg

 

About

Education: 

Doctor of Philosophy in physics degree under a joint supervision scheme between Ain Shams University and Mansoura University

 

Research Areas: Photonics, Renewable Energy, nanoantennas

 

Research Interests: Nanophotonics, nanoantennas, Computational modeling, Solar Energy

 

Keywords: photonics, plasmonics, solar cells, computational modeling

 

1) Mohamed Elsaid, Korany R. Mahmoud, Mohamed F. O. Hameed and Salah S. A. Obayya, Mohamed Hussein,” Broadband Directional Rhombic Nanoantenna for Optical Wireless Communications Systems”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (JOSA B), Vol. 37 (4), 1183-1189, April  2020.
 
2) Mohamed Hussein, Amr Hisham Mahmoud, Mohamed Farhat O. Hameed, H. Abdelhamid, and Salah Obayya,” Electrical Characteristics of Modified Truncated Cone Nanowire for Efficient Light Trapping”, J. Photonics and Nanostructures - Fundamentals and Applications, Vol. 38 (2020), Feb 2020.
 
3) B. Younis, A. M  Heikal,  Mohamed Hussein, Mohamed Farhat O. Hameed, and S. S. A. Obayya, “Hybrid Si-VO2 Modulator with Ultra High Extinction Ratio based on Slot TM Mode”, Optics Express,  Vol. 27 (26), December 2019.
 

Grants

1) Self-Organised nanostructures for solar energy Harvesting, STDF/ Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT)

2) Solar energy alliance, STDF fund

3) Highly-efficient nano-structure solar cells for energy security, Institutional links project , Newton Mushrafa Fund

1) Elected Senior Member of the institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), USA.                             2020
 
2) Elected by the African Academy of Science (AAS) as affiliated member among 40 young promising and active scientists in Africa. 2020

3) Medal of Excellence from President AbdelFatah Elsisi, due to outstanding research effort in solar energy harvesting.                         2020

4) State Encouragement Award for Engineering Sciences from the Egyptian Government, Egypt. Only 1 scientist awarded this prestigious award/year in Engineering Physics.   2019

5) Elected by the Minister of Higher Education and Research in Egypt as a member of the Egyptian Young Academy of Science (EYAS) 2019/2022, Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Egypt; within a team of 15 young promising, and active scientists in Egypt in their fields. 2019

6) Elected by the Minister of Higher Education and Research in Egypt as a member of the National Council for Communications and Information Technology 2019/2022, Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Egypt; within a team of 15 members of the most prominent scientists in Egypt in their fields. 2019

7) Best Ph.D. thesis award from Ain Shams University for my work on Design, Simulation, and Characterization of Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting Devices. 2017