Islam Muhammad Monirul

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Islam Muhammad Monirul
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Job title
Assistant Professor

Academic & Professional Experience

Dec 2017
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Published Papers

Jpn. J. Appl. Phys.   57(8) 08RC08   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
To understand the effect of bandgap grading on carrier recombination for Cu(In,Ga)Se<inf>2</inf>(CIGS)-based solar cells in detail, samples with different bandgaps at the CIGS surface were fabricated by changing the Ga/(Ga + In) (GGI) ratio from 0...
Abdellaou, Imane;Islam, Muhammad Monirul;Takeaki, Sakurai;Hamzaoui, Saad;Akimoto, katsuhiro
Hydrometallurgy   179 207-214   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
This study presents a novel chemical process for the extraction of high purity silica from diatomite. The process involves leaching of raw diatomite with acid prior to alkali extraction, solubilization of treated diatomite with alkali solution to ...
Ikeda, Shigeru;Kawaguchi, Takato;Higuchi, Yui;Kawasaki, Naoto;Harada, Takashi;Remeika, Mikas;Islam, Muhammad Monirul;Takeaki, Sakurai
Frontiers in Chemistry   6    Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Effects of zirconium (Zr) doping into BiVO4 powder on its structural properties and photocatalytic activity for O-2 evolution were examined. The formation of BiVO4 powder crystallized in amonoclinic scheelite structure (ms-BiVO4) was achieved when...
Electrodeposition of Si-layer through reduction of diatomaceous earth for the application of solar-cells
Monirul, Islam Muhammad;SAKURAI, TAKEAKI;I. Abdellaoui, S. Hamzaoui;秋本克洋
Proceeding of the IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC-44)      Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Study of defect properties in CuGaSe2 thin-film solar-cells using Admittance Spectroscopy
Monirul, Islam Muhammad;S. Ishizuka, H. Shibata, S. Niki;秋本克洋;SAKURAI, TAKEAKI
Proceeding of the IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC-44)      Jun 2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

Polycrystalline Films: Characteristics, Applications and Research
Islam, Muhammad Monirul;Sakurai, Takeaki;Akimoto, Katsuhiro (Part:Contributor, Characterization of Polycrystalline Cu2ZnSn(SxSe1-x)4 Thin-films and Solar-cells)
Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York   Jan 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

Influence of potassium treatment on electronic properties of Cu(In1-xGax)(Se1-ySy)(2) solar cells studied by steady state photo-capacitance and admittance spectroscopy
Wang, Shenghao; Hao, Xia; Islam, Muhammad Monirul; Kato, Takuya; Sugimoto, Hiroki; Akimoto, Katsuhiro; Sakurai, Takeaki
27th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC)   12 Nov 2017   
Relationship between bandgap grading and carrier recombination for Cu(In,Ga)Se-2-based solar cells
Ando, Yuta; Ishizuka, Shogo; Wang, Shenghao; Chen, Jingdong; Islam, Muhammad Monirul; Shibata, Hajime; Akimoto, Katsuhiro; Sakurai, Takeaki
27th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC)   12 Nov 2017   
Synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic behaviour of noble metals doped Titania thin films
Moslah, Cherif;Islam, Muhammad Monirul;Geogria Petropolou, Nagia S.Tagiara, Maria Kandyla, Mohamed Ksibi, George A.Mousdis
The 3rd ICIEM 2018, International Conference on Integrated Environmental Management for Sustainable Development   2 May 2018   
Photocatalytic properties of TiO2 thin films doped with noble metals (Ag, Au, Pd and Pt)
G. Petropoulou, Cherif Moslah;Islam, Muhammad Monirul;M. Kandyla, G. Petropoulou, Mohamed Ksibi and George A. Mousdis
The COST TO-BE Spring Meeting 2018, Sant Feliu, Spain, March 12-14, 2018   12 Mar 2018   
Influence of the wavelength of incident light on open-circuit voltage for Cu(In,Ga)(S,Se)2 based solar cells
J. Chen, S. Wang, X. Hao;Monirul, Islam Muhammad;秋本克洋;Takuya Kato, Hiroki Sugimoto;SAKURAI, TAKEAKI
International Workshop of High Efficiency CIGS Solar Cells(平成29年度応用物理学会「多元系化合物・太陽電池研究会」年末講演会)   18 Nov 2017   応用物理学会多元系化合物・太陽電池研究会

Teaching Experience


Research Grants & Projects

Study of group-IVB metal doped BiVO4 thin-films for development of a highly efficient Z-Scheme photocatalyst
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science/Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C): 
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Muhammad Monirul Islam
Electrodeposition of silicon-metal(Ni, Fe) nanocomposites for application as anode in lithium-ion batteries
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Muhammad Monirul Islam