Full Name:
Khaled Abdel Wahab Kirah
Academic Rank:
Professor
ASU Email:
khaled.kirah@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Engineering Physics and Mathematics
Graduation Year:
1985


Degrees:
6/30/2014
Awards:
Not Available
Books:
S. Abdellatif, K. Kirah, H. Ghali, and W. Anis, "Study of the Photovoltaic Behavior of Coaxial Nanowires", LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN-13: 978-3-659-88136-7, May 2016.
Published Research:
* S. Abdellatif, K. Kirah, R. Ghannam, A. S. G. Khalil, and W. Anis, "Modelling Various Solar Cells Materials Using Lorentzian-Drude Coefficients", International Journal of Recent Contributions from Engineering, Science & IT (iJES), Vol. 4, Issue 4, 2016.

* A. O Zaki, K. Kirah, and M. A. Swillam, "Integrated optical sensor using hybrid plasmonics for lab on chip applications", Journal of Optics, Vol. 18, Issue 8, pp. 85803-85810, 2016.

* A. O Zaki, K. Kirah, and M. A. Swillam, "Hybrid plasmonic electro-optical modulator", Applied Physics A, Vol. 122, Issue 4, 2016.

* S. Abdellatif, K. Kirah, R. Ghannam, A. S. G. Khalil, and W. Anis, " Enhancing the absorption capabilities of thin film solar cells using sandwiched light trapping structures", Applied Optics Vol. 54, Issue 17, pp.5534-5541(2015).

* H. Abdel Rahman, K. Kirah, H. Ghali, W. Anis, ”Simulation of an asymmetric contacted carbon nanotube for solar energy harvesting”, Applied Optics Vol. 53, Issue 6, pp. 1237–1241 (2014).

* S. Abdellatif, K. Kirah, “Nanowire Photovoltaic Efficiency Enhancement Using Plasmonic Coupled Nano-Fractal Antennas”, Optics Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 18, pp. 3680-3683 (2013).

* S Abdellatif, K. Kirah, “Numerical modeling and Simulation for a Radial p-i-n Nanowire Photovoltaic Device”, Energy Procedia 36, 488-491 (2013).

* S. Abdellatif, K. Kirah, H. Ghali, and W. Anis, “Spectral and spatial distribution effects on nanowires inside nanoring optical antennas for photovoltaic arrays”, Optical Material Express, Vol. 2, No. 10, pp. 1432-1436 (2012).

* K. Kirah, “Modeling of the Stress Induced Leakage Current in Short Channel n-MOSFET’s”, Electronic Letters, Vol. 48, No. 7, 29th March 2012, pp. 404-405.

* M. I. Ossaimee, S. H. Gamal, K. A. Kirah, O. A. Omar, "Studying of Ballistic Transport in Schottky Barrier Carbon Nanotube FETs", Electronic Letters, Vol. 44, No. 5, 28 February 2008, pp. 336-337.

* A. H. Phillips, N. A. I. Aly, K. Kirah, H. E. El-Sayes, "Transport Characteristics of Mesoscopic Radio-Frequency Single Electron Transistor", Chin. Phys. Lett., Vol. 25, No. 1 (2008) 250.

* M. Ossaimee, K. Kirah, W. Fikry, A. Girgis and O. A. Omar, “Simplified Quantitative Stress Induced Leakage Current (SILC) Model for MOS-Devices”, Microelectronics Reliability 46 (2006) 287-292.

* N. W. Duffy, K. Kirah, L. M. Peter and S. Ushiroda, “Frequency response analysis of the potential modulated microwave reflectivity response of p-type silicon during anodic dissolution in Ammonium Fluoride solutions”, Zeitschrift fuer Physikalische Chemie (Z. Phys. Chem.) 217 (2003) 333- 350.

* M. J. Case, N. W. Duffy, K. Kirah, L. M. Peter, S. R. Pennock, S. Ushiroda and A. B. Walker, “ Applications of microwave reflectance methods to the study of p-Si in fluoride solutions”, Journal of Electroanalytical Chimistry 538-539 (2002) 191-203.


* K. Kirah, A. Zikry, H. F. Ragaie, W. F. Fikry, “Modeling of the transient behavior of anodic oxides formed in Si/ HF electrolyte systems”, J. Of Electrochemical Society, Vol. 145, No. 1, January 1998.





Published Research in Confernces:
* A. Zaki, K. Kirah, M. Swillam, "Silicon plasmonic microring modulator using embedded conducting oxides", Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 10107, p. 101070O-1, 2017.

* A. O. Zaki, K. Kirah, and M. A. Swillam, "High Sensitivity Hybrid Plasmonic Rectangular Resonator for Gas Sensing Applications", Frontiers in Optics conference, OSA, JW2A. 2, 2015, 18 - 22 Oct 2015, San Jose, California, USA.

* A. O. Zaki, K. Kirah, and M. A. Swillam, "Hybrid plasmonic electro-optical modulator", META 2015 conference, 4 – 7 August 2015, New York, USA.

* K. Kirah, “Simulation of a silicon nanowire array texturing structure for photovoltaic device”, Fourth International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, 10th-12th July 2013, Gold Coast, Australia, Proc. SPIE 8793, 87931P (August 9, 2013); doi: 10.1117/12.2026775.

* S Abdellatif, K Kirah, “Numerical modeling and Simulation for a Radial p-i-n Nanowire Photovoltaic Device”, TerraGreen13 International Conference, Advancements in Renewable Energy and Clean Environment, 15-17 February 2013, Beirut-Lebanon.

* S Abdellatif, K Kirah, H Ghali and W Anis, “A Comparison Between Si and GaAs Nanowire-Based Photovoltaic Devices”, SPIE Smart Nano-Micro Materials and Devices Symposium, Melbourne, Australia, 5-7 December 2011. Proc. SPIE 8204, 820412 (2011); doi:10.1117/12.921047.

* K. Kirah, "The Study of a New Spatial Arrangement for Carbon Nanotube Photovoltaic Array," Quantum Electronics Conference & Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/IQEC/PACIFIC RIM), Sydney, Australia, 28 August- 1 September 2011 (Optical Society of America), 10.1109/IQEC-CLEO.2011.6193715, pp: 1475 - 1477.

* H. Abdel Rahman, K. Kirah, “Fractal Topologies for Efficient Solar Energy Harvesting Systems”, International Conference on Thermal Issues in Emerging Technologies, ThETA 3, Cairo, Egypt, Dec 19-22nd, 2010. 10.1109/THETA.2010.5766388, pp: 123-126


* H. Abdel Rahman, K. Kirah, H. Ghali, W. Anis, “Simulation of Carbon Nanotube Photovoltaic Arrays”, International Symposium on SPIE Optics + Photonics, San Diego, California, United States, August 1-5, Proc. SPIE 7761, 77610S (2010).

* N. W. Duffy, K. Kirah, L. M. Peter, “ Time Resolved Microwave (Photo)electrochemistry”, The Joint International Electrochemical Society Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, October 17-22, 1999.

* K. Kirah, L. M. Peter, G. Schlichthorl, “ A Potential Modulated Microwave Reflectivity Study of the Anodic Dissolution of p-Si in NH4F ”, The Joint International Electrochemical Society Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, October 17-22, 1999.

* N. Duffy, K. Kirah, L. M. Peter, “Microwave (Photo)electrochemistry”, The 50 th Annual International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE) Meeting, Pavia, Italy, September 5-10, 1999.

* K. Kirah, L. M. Peter, “Microwave measurements on Si/ HF interfaces”, The Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) Meeting Electrochem 98, University of Liverpool, England, 2-4th September 1998.

* K. Kirah, A. Zikry, H. F. Ragaie, W. F. Fikry and R. Basily, “Characterization of charged species inside anodic oxides formed in Si/HF electrolyte system”, The 4th International Conference of Solar Energy and Applied Photochemistry, Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 1997.


Educational and Research Projects:
1- STDF Project ID: 26134, senior researcher
Title: Enhancement of Photovoltaic and Wind Turbine Performance for High Temperature and Low Wind Speed Environments



Consulting and Engineering Projects:

Supervised Thesis:
I have co-supervised 5 MSc and 5 PhD theses
Other:
Not Available