Akhlesh Lakhtakia

    • 17174 Citations
    • 53 h-Index
    1981 …2020

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    Research Output

    2015

    Columnar-Thin-Film-Assisted Visualization of Depleted Sebaceous Fingermarks on Nonporous Metals and Hard Plastics

    Williams, S. F., Pulsifer, D. P., Lakhtakia, A. & Shaler, R. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 60, 1, p. 179-185 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Combined optical-electrical finite-element simulations of thin-film solar cells - Preliminary results

    Anderson, T. H., Faryad, M., Mackay, T. G., Lakhtakia, A. & Singh, R., Jan 1 2015, Thin Films for Solar and Energy Technology VII. Eldada, L. A. & Heben, M. J. (eds.). SPIE, 956102. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9561).

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

    Comparison of the Columnar-Thin-Film and Vacuum-Metal-Deposition Techniques to Develop Sebaceous Fingermarks on Nonporous Substrates,

    Williams, S. F., Pulsifer, D. P., Shaler, R. C., Ramotowski, R. S., Brazelle, S. & Lakhtakia, A., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 60, 2, p. 295-302 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    13 Scopus citations

    Detecting emerald ash borers (Agrilus planipennis) using branch traps baited with 3D-printed beetle decoys

    Domingue, M. J., Pulsifer, D. P., Lakhtakia, A., Berkebile, J., Steiner, K. C., Lelito, J. P., Hall, L. P. & Baker, T. C., Jun 18 2015, In : Journal of Pest Science. 88, 2, p. 267-279 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20 Scopus citations
    19 Scopus citations

    Electrical studies on Parylene-C columnar microfibrous thin films

    Khawaji, I. H., Chindam, C., Orfali, W., Awadelkarim, O. O. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, Semiconductors, Dielectrics, and Metals for Nanoelectronics 13. Kar, S., Misra, D., Kita, K. & Landheer, D. (eds.). 5 ed. Electrochemical Society Inc., p. 113-119 7 p. (ECS Transactions; vol. 69, no. 5).

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

    2 Scopus citations

    Engineered multifunctionality and environmental sustainability

    Lakhtakia, A. & Johari, W., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences. 5, 4, p. 732-734 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Erratum: Optimization of the absorption efficiency of an amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by a metallic surface-relief grating (Applied Optics (2013) 52 (966-979))

    Solano, M., Faryad, M., Hall, A. S., Mallouk, T. E., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 20 2015, In : Applied Optics. 54, 3, p. 398-399 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    4 Scopus citations

    Erratum: Periodically multilayered planar optical concentrator for photovoltaic solar cells (Appl. Phys. Lett. (2013) 103 (191115))

    Solano, M. E., Faryad, M., Monk, P. B., Mallouk, T. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Feb 16 2015, In : Applied Physics Letters. 106, 7, 079901.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Experimental excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a one-dimensional photonic crystal atop a two-dimensional metal grating

    Liu, L., Faryad, M., Hall, A. S., Barber, G., Erten, S., Mallouk, T. E., Lakhtakia, A. & Mayer, T. S., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 9, 1, 093593.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    22 Scopus citations

    Experimental investigation of circular Bragg phenomenon exhibited by a mirror-backed chiral sculptured thin film

    Erten, S., Swiontek, S. E., Graham, C. M. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 9, 1, 090599.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations
    14 Scopus citations

    From bioinspired multifunctionality to mimumes

    Lakhtakia, A., Sep 1 2015, In : Bioinspired, Biomimetic and Nanobiomaterials. 4, 3, p. 168-173 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    12 Scopus citations

    Generation of DNA profiles from fingerprints developed with columnar thin film technique

    Plazibat, S. L., Roy, R., Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Dec 1 2015, In : Forensic science international. 257, p. 453-457 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Influence of silver-nanoparticle layer in a chiral sculptured thin film for surface-multiplasmonic sensing

    Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, Nanostructured Thin Films VIII. Suzuki, M., Lakhtakia, A. & Mackay, T. G. (eds.). SPIE, 95580P. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9558).

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

    2 Scopus citations

    Light emission from compound eye with conformal fluorescent coating

    Martín-Palma, R. J., Miller, A. E., Pulsifer, D. P. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 9429, January, 94290C.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    Metamaterial models of curved spacetime

    Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, Metamaterials, Metadevices, and Metasystems 2015. Engheta, N., Zheludev, N. I., Noginov, M. A. & Zheludev, N. I. (eds.). SPIE, 95442K. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9544).

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

    2 Scopus citations
    15 Scopus citations

    Modern analytical electromagnetic homogenization

    Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Jul 1 2015, Morgan and Claypool Publishers. 140 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    30 Scopus citations

    Optimization of a spectrum splitter using differential evolution algorithm for solar cell applications

    Fan, L., Faryad, M., Barber, G., Mallouk, T. E., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Photonics for Energy. 5, 1, 055099.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Pockels cover for switchable control of the reflection from a grounded, isotropic, lossy dielectric slab

    Valagiannopoulos, C. A., Tsitsas, N. L., Lakhtakia, A. & Burger, A., Feb 28 2015, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 117, 8, 083105.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    1 Scopus citations

    Relative permittivity of bulk Parylene-C polymer in the infrared regime

    Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A., Awadelkarim, O. O. & Orfali, W., Nov 2 2015, In : Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications. 29, 16, p. 2139-2146 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Simpler Mass Production of Polymeric Visual Decoys for the Male Emerald Ash Borer (AgriAgrilus planipennis)

    Gupta, T., Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of Bionic Engineering. 12, 2, p. 263-269 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    Special Section Guest Editorial-Nanostructured Thin Films: Evolving Perspectives

    Lakhtakia, A., MacKay, T. G. & Suzuki, M., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 9, 1, 093501.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Surface energy of Parylene C

    Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A. & Awadelkarim, O. O., Aug 15 2015, In : Materials Letters. 153, p. 18-19 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    The artificial beetle, or a brief manifesto for engineered biomimicry

    Bartl, M. H. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 9429, January, 94290B.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    1 Scopus citations

    The circular Bragg phenomenon for oblique incidence

    Erten, S., Lakhtakia, A. & Barber, G., Jan 1 2015, Photonic and Phononic Properties of Engineered Nanostructures V. Scherer, A., Adibi, A. & Lin, S-Y. (eds.). SPIE, 93710J. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9371).

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

    Vacuum-metal-deposition and columnar-thin-film techniques implemented in the same apparatus

    Swiontek, S. E. & Lakhtakia, A., Mar 1 2015, In : Materials Letters. 142, p. 291-293 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations

    Visualization of partial bloody fingerprints on nonporous substrates using columnar thin films

    Williams, S. F., Pulsifer, D. P., Lakhtakia, A. & Shaler, R. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the Canadian Society of Forensic Science. 48, 1, p. 20-35 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    White-light vs. short-wavelength ultraviolet illumination of fingerprints developed with columnar thin films of Alq3

    Plazibat, S. L., Swiontek, S. E., Lakhtakia, A. & Roy, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the Canadian Society of Forensic Science. 48, 4, p. 190-199 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations
    2014

    Acoustic scattering from microfibers of Parylene C

    Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A., Awadelkarim, O. O. & Orfali, W., Oct 7 2014, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 116, 13, 134905.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    A fellow's journey to Mongolia

    Lakhtakia, A., Jan 2014, Optics and Photonics News, 25, 1, p. 20-21 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Bioreplicated visual features of nanofabricated buprestid beetle decoys evoke stereotypical male mating flights

    Domingue, M. J., Lakhtakia, A., Pulsifer, D. P., Hall, L. P., Badding, J. V., Bischof, J. L., Martín-Palma, R. J., Imrei, Z., Janik, G., Mastro, V. C., Hazen, M. & Baker, T. C., Sep 30 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 39, p. 14106-14111 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17 Scopus citations

    Comparison of bioinspired hillock and pit textures for silicon solar cells

    Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2014, Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication 2014. SPIE, 90550T. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9055).

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

    9 Scopus citations
    4 Scopus citations

    Emerging role of photovoltaics for sustainably powering underdeveloped, emerging, and developed economies

    Singh, R., Asif, A. A., Venayagamoorthy, G. K., Lakhtakia, A., Abdelhamid, M., Alapatt, G. F. & Ladner, D. A., Nov 24 2014, 2014 2nd International Conference on Green Energy and Technology, ICGET 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-8 8 p. 6966651. (2014 2nd International Conference on Green Energy and Technology, ICGET 2014).

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

    12 Scopus citations
    1 Scopus citations

    Excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a 1D photonic crystal atop a 2D metal grating

    Liu, L., Faryad, M., Hall, A. S., Barber, G. D., Erten, S., Mallouk, T. E., Lakhtakia, A. & Mayer, T. S., Jan 1 2014, Nonimaging Optics: Efficient Design for Illumination and Solar Concentration XI. Winston, R. & Gordon, J. M. (eds.). SPIE, 919104. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9191).

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

    7 Scopus citations

    Experimental excitation of the Dyakonov-Tamm wave in the grating-coupled configuration

    Pulsifer, D. P., Faryad, M., Lakhtakia, A., Hall, A. S. & Liu, L., Apr 1 2014, In : Optics Letters. 39, 7, p. 2125-2128 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17 Scopus citations

    Fine-scale features on bioreplicated decoys of the emerald ash borer provide necessary visual verisimilitude

    Domingue, M. J., Pulsifer, D. P., Narkhede, M. S., Engel, L. G., Martín-Palma, R. J., Kumar, J., Baker, T. C. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2014, Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication 2014. SPIE, 905507. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9055).

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

    3 Scopus citations

    Frequency- and temperature-dependent storage and loss moduli of microfibrous thin films of Parylene C

    Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A., Brown, N. R., Orfali, W. & Awadelkarim, O. O., Feb 1 2014, In : Materials Letters. 116, p. 296-298 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    10 Scopus citations

    Grating-coupled excitation of the Uller-Zenneck surface wave in the optical regime

    Faryad, M. & Lakhtakia, A., Jul 1 2014, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 31, 7, p. 1706-1711 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations
    3 Scopus citations

    Mimumes for SUBTLE applications

    Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2014, Nanostructured Thin Films VII. Lakhtakia, A., Mackay, T. G. & Suzuki, M. (eds.). SPIE, 91720V. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9172).

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

    3 Scopus citations