Akhlesh Lakhtakia

    • 17174 Citations
    • 53 h-Index
    1981 …2020

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    Research Output

    2018

    Information carried by a surface-plasmon-polariton wave across a gap

    Agrahari, R., Lakhtakia, A. & Jain, P. K., Aug 7 2018, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 124, 5, 053104.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Metasurfaces with thermal hysteresis

    Clemente-Arenas, M., Urbina, J. & Lakhtakia, A., Nov 1 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 20th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 296-298 3 p. 8520495. (Proceedings of the 2018 20th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2018).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    On optical-absorption peaks in a nonhomogeneous thin-film solar cell with a two-dimensional periodically corrugated metallic backreflector

    Ahmad, F., Anderson, T. H., Civiletti, B. J., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 12, 1, 016017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations

    Optimization approach for optical absorption in three-dimensional structures including solar cells

    Civiletti, B. J., Anderson, T. H., Ahmad, F., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., May 1 2018, In : Optical Engineering. 57, 5, 057101.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations

    Optimization of light trapping in ultrathin nonhomogeneous CuIn1-ξGaξSe2 solar cell backed by 1D periodically corrugated backreflector

    Ahmad, F., Anderson, T. H., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2018, Nanostructured Thin Films XI. Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, 107310L. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10731).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    4 Scopus citations

    Optimization of nonhomogeneous indium-galliumnitride Schottky-barrier thin-film solar cells

    Anderson, T. H., Lakhtakia, A. & Monk, P. B., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Photonics for Energy. 8, 3, 034501.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations
    5 Scopus citations

    Planewave scattering by topologically insulating surface states on a spherical surface

    Faryad, M. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2018, 2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2411-2412 2 p. 8608562. (2018 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, APSURSI 2018 - Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Polymer Surface Textured with Nanowire Bundles to Repel High-Speed Water Drops

    Li, Y. P., Li, X. Y., Zhu, X. P., Lei, M. K. & Lakhtakia, A., May 22 2018, In : Langmuir. 34, 20, p. 5871-5879 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations
    4 Scopus citations

    Scattering characteristics of relativistically moving concentrically layered spheres

    Garner, T. J., Lakhtakia, A., Breakall, J. K. & Bohren, C. F., Feb 6 2018, In : Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics. 382, 5, p. 362-366 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Simultaneous existence of amplified and attenuated Dyakonov surface waves

    Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Nov 15 2018, In : Optics Communications. 427, p. 175-179 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Simultaneous existence of amplified and attenuated surface-plasmon-polariton waves

    Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Optics (India). 47, 4, p. 527-533 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Surface multiplasmonics with periodically nonhomogeneous thin films

    Faryad, M. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2018, Optical Thin Films and Coatings: From Materials to Applications. Elsevier, p. 449-486 38 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Temperature-mediated invocation of the vacuum state for switchable ultrawide-angle and broadband deflection

    Serebryannikov, A. E., Lakhtakia, A., Aalizadeh, M., Ozbay, E. & Vandenbosch, G. A. E., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 15044.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Thermally sensitive scattering of terahertz waves by coated cylinders for tunable invisibility and masking

    Serebryannikov, A. E., Alici, K. B., Ozbay, E. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 8 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 1, p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Toward multicontrollable metasurfaces

    Chiadini, F. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2018, Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication VIII. Lakhtakia, A. (ed.). SPIE, 1059307. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10593).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2017

    Asymmetries in surface waves and reflection/transmission characteristics associated with topological insulators

    Mackay, T. G., Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Nanostructured Thin Films X. Mackay, T. G., Jen, Y-J. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 10356. 103560H

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Asymptotic model for finite-element calculations of diffraction by shallow metallic surface-relief gratings

    Rivas, C., Solano, M. E., Rodríguez, R., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics and Image Science, and Vision. 34, 1, p. 68-79 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Bilaterally asymmetric reflection and transmission of light by a grating structure containing a topological insulator

    Diovisalvi, A., Lakhtakia, A., Fiumara, V. & Chiadini, F., Sep 1 2017, In : Optics Communications. 398, p. 67-76 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Bioinspired multicontrollable metasurfaces and metamaterials for terahertz applications

    Lakhtakia, A., Wolfe, D. E., Horn, M. W., Mazurowski, J., Burger, A. & Banerjee, P. P., Jan 1 2017, Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication 2017. Lakhtakia, A., Knez, M. & Martin-Palma, R. J. (eds.). SPIE, 101620V. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10162).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    5 Scopus citations

    Coloration and Structure of the Wings of Chorinea sylphina Bates

    Dushkina, N., Erten, S. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society. 71, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Dielectric properties of and charge transport in columnar microfibrous thin films of Parylene C

    Khawaji, I. H., Chindam, C., Awadelkarim, O. O. & Lakhtakia, A., Aug 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices. 64, 8, p. 3360-3367 8 p., 7945486.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Electromagnetic pulse scattering by a spacecraft nearing light speed

    Garner, T. J., Lakhtakia, A., Breakall, J. K. & Bohren, C. F., Aug 1 2017, In : Applied Optics. 56, 22, p. 6206-6213 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Enhanced efficiency of Schottky-barrier solar cell with periodically nonhomogeneous indium gallium nitride layer

    Anderson, T. H., Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Photonics for Energy. 7, 1, 14502.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    12 Scopus citations

    Giant enhancement of the controllable in-plane anisotropy of biased isotropic noncentrosymmetric materials with epsilon-negative multilayers

    Valagiannopoulos, C. A., Tsitsas, N. L. & Lakhtakia, A., Feb 14 2017, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 121, 6, 063102.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    High-phase-speed Dyakonov-Tamm surface waves

    Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 3, 030501.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    High-resolution topograms of fingerprints using multiwavelength digital holography

    Abeywickrema, U., Banerjee, P., Kota, A., Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Mar 1 2017, In : Optical Engineering. 56, 3, 034117.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations

    How much topological insulation does one need? how much can one get?

    Lakhtakia, A., Mackay, T. G., Chiadini, F., Diovisalvi, A., Fiumara, V. & Scaglione, A., Oct 11 2017, Proceedings of the 2017 19th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 729-732 4 p. 8065351

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations

    Introduction

    Lakhtakia, A. & Furse, C. M., Aug 8 2017, The World of Applied Electromagnetics: In Appreciation of Magdy Fahmy Iskander. Springer International Publishing, p. 1-3 3 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

    Lorentz invariance of absorption and extinction cross sections of a uniformly moving object

    Garner, T. J., Lakhtakia, A., Breakall, J. K. & Bohren, C. F., Nov 20 2017, In : Physical Review A. 96, 5, 053839.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations
    3 Scopus citations

    Nonexhibition of Bragg phenomenon by chevronic sculptured thin films: Experiment and theory

    Vepachedu, V., McAtee, P. D. & Lakhtakia, A., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 3, 036018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    Non-exhibition of Bragg phenomenon by chevronic sculptured thin films

    Vepachedu, V., Mcatee, P. D. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Nanostructured Thin Films X. Mackay, T. G., Jen, Y-J. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, 103560W. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10356).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    On optical-absorption peaks in a nonhomogeneous dielectric material over a two-dimensional metallic surface-relief grating

    Ahmad, F., Anderson, T. H., Civiletti, B. J., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Nanostructured Thin Films X. Mackay, T. G., Jen, Y-J. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, 103560I. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10356).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    3 Scopus citations
    3 Scopus citations

    Optimal indium-gallium-nitride Schottky-barrier thin-film solar cells

    Anderson, T. H., Lakhtakia, A. & Monk, P. B., Jan 1 2017, Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion VIII. Conibeer, G. & Sulima, O. V. (eds.). SPIE, 103680A. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10368).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations

    Optimization of charge-carrier generation in amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by two-dimensional metallic surface-relief grating

    Civiletti, B. J., Anderson, T. H., Ahmad, F., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion VIII. Conibeer, G. & Sulima, O. V. (eds.). SPIE, 1036809. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10368).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations

    Parylene-C microfibrous thin films as phononic crystals

    Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A. & Awadelkarim, O. O., Jun 6 2017, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 27, 7, 075012.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Periodically nanoarchitectured photovoltaic solar cells and planar optical concentrators

    Lakhtakia, A., Oct 11 2017, Proceedings of the 2017 19th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 852-854 3 p. 8065385

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Periodicity effects on compound waves guided by a thin metal slab sandwiched between two periodically nonhomogeneous dielectric materials

    Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 4, 043507.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Polarization-state-dependent attenuation and amplification in a columnar thin film

    Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Optics (United Kingdom). 19, 12, 12LT01.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations

    Progress on bioinspired, biomimetic, and bioreplication routes to harvest solar energy

    Martín-Palma, R. J. & Lakhtakia, A., Jun 1 2017, In : Applied Physics Reviews. 4, 2, 021103.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    13 Scopus citations
    8 Scopus citations
    3 Scopus citations

    Signatures of thermal hysteresis in Tamm-wave propagation

    Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Mackay, T. G., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 34, 10, p. 2155-2160 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Special section guest editorial: Nanostructured thin films IX: Design, fabrication, characterization, and modeling

    Lakhtakia, A., Mackay, T. G. & Suzuki, M., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 4, 043501.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Structural colours of nickel bioreplicas of butterfly wings

    Tolenis, T., Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Apr 28 2017, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 64, 8, p. 781-786 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    Temperature-mediated transition from Dyakonov-Tamm surface waves to surface-plasmon-polariton waves

    Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Mackay, T. G., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Optics (United Kingdom). 19, 8, 085002.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    10 Scopus citations