A Solar Green Earth

Visioned by Nowshad Amin

All the international, regional conference proceedings and keynote/invited talks are listed here with contributions......

1. Keynote/Invited Lectures:

  1. Keynote speech on title “Solar Photovoltaic Energy for a RE(Renewable Energy)-enriched, Sustainable World with Versatility in Applications” at the International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology 2016 (ICISET 2016) held at International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) on 28-29 Oct. 2016, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  2. Keynote speech on title “Solar Photovoltaic Energy towards 100% Renewable & Greener Earth” at the 3rd International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology (iCEEiCT 2016) held at Military Institute of Science & Technology (MIST) on 22-24 Sept. 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  3. Seminar Talk on “Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) Thin Film Photovoltaics: A Tale Towards MWp Scale Commercialization and Solar Farms”, Sponsored by IEEE and OSA, City University of London at City University of London, London, UK on 1st August 2016.
  4. Seminar Talk on “High Impact Research & Plagiarism in Publication”, at the Dept. of EEE, Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET), Chittagong, Bangladesh on 16 May 2016.
  5. Invited Speech at the 5th IEEE International Conference on Informatics, Electronics and Vision (ICIEV) on title “Can Solar Photovoltaic Energy Take Over Nuclear Energy for Electricity Generation?” at Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 13-14 May, 2016.
  6. Keynote Sspeech at International Symposium on Multidisciplinary Engineering (ISMDE 2016) on title “Solar Photovoltaic Energy: The Utmost Hope Over All Others to Re-Greenify Earth” on 11 & 12 May 2016 at IUBAT University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 
  7. Invited Speech on “Solar Photovoltaic Energy: The Utmost Hope Over All Others to Re-Greenify Earth” at The International Seminar On Nanoscience And Nanotechnology 2016 (NANO-scitech 2016), 27 February 2016, UITM, SHAH ALAM, Malaysia,
  8. Invited Talk on “Prospects of Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Technology for a Greener Earth” at the 5th Anniversary of ANSOLE: International Conference on Renewable Energy, 3-6 February 2016, Zewail City, Cairo, Egypt.
  9. Keynote Speech on “The Great Hope of Solar Photovoltaic Technologies with Versatility in Sustainable Energy Resource for Mankind” at the 3rd International Conference of Global Network for Innovative Technology 2016, 27-29 January 2016, Penang, Malaysia.
  10. Public Lecture on “Original Research – Do We Really Need to Care About Plagiarism?”, Organized by Graduate Center, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, UKM, Malaysia, 22nd January 2016.
  11. Keynote Speech on “Prospects and Promises of Thin Film Photovoltaics for A Greener Earth” at the International Conference on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 4-6 Nov. 2015, RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
  12. Keynote Speech on “Solar Photovoltaic Energy Technology” at BCSIR (Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research), organized by Solar Energy Technology Research Laboratory, Institute of Fuel Research and Development, BCSIR, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 13 Sept. 2015.
  13. Keynote Speech on “Solar photovoltaics: Current Status of All Generations” at 3rd Int`l conference on green energy & technology (ICGET), 11-12 September 2015, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  14. Invited Speech on “Thin Film Solar Cells: Reality or Mere Transition to 3rd Generation?” at IEEE Photonics Society, Malaysia Chapter will be organizing Topical Meeting on Photonics 2015 (TMP2015) on 17 August 2015 at Puri Pujangga, UKM, Selangor, Malaysia.
  15. Key Speaker at the “WORKSHOP on Renewable Energy System” held at The International Islamic University Chittagong, Bangladesh, 5-6 August 2015.
  16. Public Lecture on “Academic Research: Caring Trees for Better Fruits”, organized by the UKM Graduate Center for Public Lecture Series 10/2015 on 19th June 2015, UKM, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia.
  17. Invited Speech on “Solar Photovoltaics: Generations of Evolution from the Perspective of Technologies and Applications” at the 8th ASIAN School of Renewable Energy” 1-5 June 2015, KualaLumpuer, Malaysia.
  18. Keynote Lectures given on “Solar Photovoltaics: Hopes of Thin Film Technologies and Beyond” and “CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells: Pathways to Successful Commercialization” at College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 25-26 May 2015.
  19. Keynote speech at The First International Conference on Solar Energy (INCONSOLE 2015) on title “CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells: Pathways to Successful Commercialization”, Bachir EI Ibrahimi University, Borj Bouarrerij Algeria, 4-5 May 2015.
  20. Keynote speech in IEEE RAS Malaysia section & IEEE UNISEL SB organized IEEE Industrial Seminar talk on title “Exploration of Solar Photovoltaic Technology Potential Towards Solar-Green-Earth”, at Universiti Selangor on 26 March 2015, Selangor, Malaysia.
  21. Invited talk at IC-NET 2015, Feb 28-March 2, 2015 at UiTM, ShahAlam, Malaysia.
  22. Invited Panel Talk on “Research and Publications”, Organized by Institute of Space Science, The National University Malaysia on 9 December 2014.
  23. Keynote Speech on “The Place of Solar Photovoltaic (PV) technology as the Front-Runner Renewable Energy Resource”, 12 November 2014; Organized by IEEE Student Branch of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia.
  24. Public Lecture on “Research and Publications: Ways to Target Higher”, Organized by Graduate Center, The National University of Malaysia, on 1st October 2014.
  25. Keynote Speech on “Solar photovoltaics: hopes of thin film technologies and beyond” at 2nd Int`l conference on green energy & technology (ICGET), 5-6 September 2014, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  26. Keynote speech on “Thin Film Photovoltaics: Potentials of Cadmium Telluride”, at the International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology (iCEEiCT), IEEE Comm. Soc. BD, held at MIST, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 10 April 2014.
  27. Invited talk on “Nano-Materials in Thin Film Solar Cells: CdTe and Others” at Nano SciTech 2014 & IC-NET 2014, Organized by Nano SciTech center, UiTM, Shah Alam, Malaysia on 1-2 March 2014.
  28. Invited Speech on “Progress on Eco-energy Development for sustainability” in Workshop on EcoEnergy Resources for Sustainable Development 2013, organized by School of Engineering and Information Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia on 7 Nov., 2013.
  29. Keynote Speech on “Cutting-edge R&D in Malaysia”, 1st August 2013; Organized by IEEE Student Branch of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia.
  30. Keynote Speech on “Establishment of Silicon Based Solar Cell Fabrication Facility” at Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC), Agargaon, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 26 July 2013.
  31. Invited Speaker on “Solar Photovoltaic Technology” in Sixth Asian School on Renewable Energy: Advanced Micropower Systems, organized by Solar Energy Research Institute (SERI), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia on 1-5th July, 2013.
  32. Keynote Speech on “Exploration of Solar Photovoltaic Technologies Towards Solar Green Bangladesh”, at Dhaka University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 19 May 2013.
  33. Invited Speaker at the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Informatics, Electronics and Vision (ICIEV) on title “Detection of Cracks and Physical Defects in Solar Cells Prior to Lamination by Low Cost and Efficient Machine Vision Application”, 17-18 May, 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  34. Daylong Workshop on “Solar Photovoltaic Technology: Basics and Prospects”, delivered to the Department of Electrical Electronic Engineering of the Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET) on 30th Dec. 2012
  35. Invited Lecture titled “Future Energy of Bangladesh: Nuclear or Solar?” at Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET) on 27th Dec. 2012.
  36. A public lecture on “Fabrication of High Efficiency CdTe Ultra Thin Film Solar Cells by Close-Spaced Sublimation” on 13 Oct 2012 at The center of excellence for research in engineering materials (CEREM), College of Engineering, King Saud University
  37. Invited Lecture titled “CdTe: From the Perspective of R&D to Large Scale Thin Film Solar Cell Manufacturing Potentials” at the 3rd International Conference on Photonics 2012 (ICP2012), Oct 1-3, 2012, Penang, Malaysia.
  38. Invited Lecture titled “Prospects of Solar Photovoltaic Technology” at The 5th Asian School on Renewable Energy: Advanced Micropower Systems, 9th July 2012, Selangor, Malaysia. (ISBN: 978-967-5878-72-7).
  39. Plenary Lecture titled “PV Basics and Promises” at the Seminar on “Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Energy in Bangladesh: Practices and Prospects, 23 June 2012, Chittagong Chamber of Commerce, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  40. A public lecture on “All About CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells” on 23 May 2012 at The center of excellence for research in engineering materials (CEREM), College of Engineering, King Saud University.
  41. Plenary Lecture titled “CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells: Possibilities of Continuous Fabrication Process” at the International Conference on Frontiers in Materials Science for Energy and Environment (ICFMS 2012), 11-13 January 2012, Chennai, India.
  42. Plenary Lecture titled “The Place of Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) as the Prospective Candidate in Thin Film Solar Cells” at “2nd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET 2012)”, Jan 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  43. Plenary Lecture titled “Gateway to Renewables: Adoption-Adaption” at South Asian Youth Environment Meet (SAYEM) 2011, 19 Nov 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  44. Half day workshop on “Potentials of Silicon Based Solar Cell Manufacturing Technology” at Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission at Savar, 19 Nov 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  45. A public lecture on “Prospects of Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells for Giga Watt Level PV Production” on 29 Oct 2011 at The Center of Excellence for Research in Engineering Materials (CEREM), College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  46. A public lecture on “Towards Green Malaysia: From photovoltaic energy adoption-adaption perspective” on 20 June 2011 at The center of excellence for research in engineering materials (CEREM), College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  47. Keynote lecture as a Panelist on "Photovoltaic Technology: Emerging Energy Sources”, Title of talk “Comparison between First Generation PV vs. Second Generation PV”; MESCORP Conference 2010/2011, Multimedia University, 26 March 2011, Cyberjaya, Malaysia.
  48. A public lecture on “Climate Change & Bangladesh: Mission’s Vision on Solar Energy Technology in Building SOLARGREEN BANGLADESH” on Mission Group’s Renewable Energy Deployment Ceremony at Dhaka Sheraton Hotel, 8th January 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  49. Half day plenary talk on “Promises of Solar PV Technology” at the Institute of Information and Communication Technology (IICT), Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) on 9th January 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  50. A one day workshop on “Solar Photovoltaic Technology: Potential Devices and System Design” at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, North South University, 29th Dec. 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  51. A Half day Seminar Talk on “Solar Technology” at the Southern University, on 13th Dec., Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  52. A Half day Seminar Talk on “Promises of Solar Photovoltaic Technology” at Comilla Cadet College, on 17th December 2010, Comilla, Bangladesh.
  53. A Half day Seminar Lecture on “All about Silicon Solar Cells and Module Fabrication” at Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology on 23rd Dec. 2010, Chittagong, Bangladesh,
  54. 3 day Workshop on Photovoltaic Technology at the Center of Excellence for Research in Engineering Materials (CEREM), College of Engineering, King Saud University, 3-5th Oct. 2010, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  55. Invited lecture to The Second Energy-GCOE CDP Forum - “Future Social Standing of Energy Science Doctors”; 8th March 2010, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
    Title: Career by Choice, not by Chance
  56. Invited lecture to Solar Cell Laboratory (Yamada Lab.) of the Dept. of Physical Electronics, 5th March 2010, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
    Title: CdTe Thin Film Photovoltaics - Facts & Way Forward.
  57. Invited lecture to Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET), Chittagong, Bangladesh; 12th Aug 2009.
    Title: Prospects of Photovoltaics as Cottage Industry.
  58. Invited lecture to Centre for Solar Energy Research - OpTIC Technium (Opto-electronics Technology and Incubation Centre) Denbighshire, Wales, UK;  11 June 2008.
    Title: High Efficiency CdTe Ultra Thin Film Solar Cells by Close-Spaced Sublimation.
  59. Invited lecture to the Semiconductor Device Laboratory, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA; July 2007.
    Title: Renewable Energy - Energy Choice of the East.

2. International conference proceedings:

1.       Tamotsu Okamoto, Nowshad Amin, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai, "Photoluminescence Evaluation of Highly Efficient CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells", Applied Physics Conference, Akita, Japan October 1997. SCOPUS listed.

2.       Nowshad Amin, Tamotsu Okamoto, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai, "Study on Thin Film CdTe Solar Cell", Applied Physics Conference, Tokyo, Japan March 1998, SCOPUS listed.

3.       Nowshad Amin, Tamotsu Okamoto, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai, "Photoluminescence Evaluation of Highly Efficient CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells (II) ", Applied Physics Conference, Akita, Japan October 1997. SCOPUS listed.

4.       Nowshad Amin, Tamotsu Okamoto, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai, "Thickness Reduction to 1 µm of CdTe Thin-Film Solar Cells", Applied Physics Conference, Tokyo, Japan March 1999.

5.       Nowshad Amin, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai, "ZnTe Insertion at the Back Contact of 1 µm Thick CdTe Absorbers", Applied Physics Conference, Tokyo, Japan March 2000. SCOPUS listed.

6.       Tamotsu Okamoto, Nowshad Amin, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai,
"Photoluminescence Study of Highly Efficient CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells",
26th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, Anaheim, CA, USA (1997). SCOPUS listed.

7.       Nowshad Amin, Tamotsu Okamoto, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai,
"New Approaches on Thinner CdTe Thin-Film Solar Cells",
2nd World Conference and Exhibition on Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conversion, July 1998, Vienna, Austria, pp. 1081-1084. SCOPUS listed.

8.       Tamotsu Okamoto, Nowshad Amin, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai,
"Effects of CdCl2 Treatment on the Properties of CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells Prepared by Closed-Spaced Sublimation", 2nd Korea-Japan Joint Seminar on Photovoltaics, September 1998, Cheju, Korea, pp. 159-164.

9.       Nowshad Amin, Takayuki Isaka, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai,
"Highly Efficient 1 µm Thick CdTe Solar Cells with Textured TCOs", 11th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference, September 20-24, 1999, Hokkaido, Japan, pp. 837-838.

10.   Nowshad Amin, Akira Yamada and Makoto Konagai, "ZnTe Insertion at the Back Contact of 1 µm CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells", 28th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, September 17-22 2000, Alaska, USA. SCOPUS listed.

11.   Akira Yamada, Tamotsu Okamoto, Nowshad Amin, Shinji Kitamoto and Makoto Konagai, "Characterization and Fabrication of Highly Efficient CdTe Thin-Film Solar Cells", 3rd Korea-Japan Joint Seminar on Photovoltaics, October 30-31, 2000, Busan, Korea.

12.   Nowshad Amin, Puah Weng Lin, “Anti-collision Protocol Development for Passive RFID Tags”, Proceedings of the 7th WSEAS International Conference on Applied Informatics and Communications, August 24-26, 2007; Athens, Greece, ISSN:1790-5117; ISBN: 978-960-6766-01-5. SCOPUS listed.

13.   M. S. Bhuyan, Nowshad Amin, Md. Azrul Hasni Madesa, Md. Shabiul Islam, “An Efficient VLSI Implementation of Lifting Based Forward Discrete Wavelet Transform Processor for JPEG2000”, Proceedings of the 7th WSEAS International Conference on Signal, Speech and Image Processing, Beijing, China, September 15-17, 2007; ISSN: 1790-5117, ISBN: 978-960-6766-07-7. SCOPUS listed.

14.   Nowshad Amin, “Basics of Photovoltaics, Grid Connected and Off Grid Photovoltaic Systems”, Workshop On Renewable Energy Applications For Rural Population, ISESCO, National University of Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia, 22 – 26 October 2007. ISBN 978-967-5048-03-6.

15.   Nowshad Amin, Chin Wen Lung and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “A Practical Field Study of Various Solar Cells on Their Performance in Malaysia”, Proceedings of the 2007 World Renewable Energy Conference – Pacific Rim Region, Taipei Taiwan, Oct 29 – Nov1, 2007; “Development and Applications of Renewable Energy”, page 108, ISBN 978-986-01-1108-8

16.   Nowshad Amin, Wong Chin Yung and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Low Cost Single Axis Automated Sunlight Tracker Design for Higher PV Power Yield”, Proceedings of the 2007 World Renewable Energy Conference – Pacific Rim Region, Taipei Taiwan, Oct 29 – Nov1, 2007,  “Development and Applications of Renewable Energy”, page 137, ISBN 978-986-01-1108-8.

17.   Tjukup Marnoto, Wan Ramli Wan Daud, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, M. A. Alghoul and Nowshad Amin, “Grid Connected Photovoltaic Solar Hydrogen Production System”, Proceedings of the 2007 World Renewable Energy Conference – Pacific Rim Region, Taipei Taiwan, Oct 29 – Nov1, 2007. “Development and Applications of Renewable Energy”, page 194, ISBN 978-986-01-1108-8.

18.   Salwan Samir, Kamaruzzaman Sopian and Mohd Yusof Othman, Nowshad Amin and Mohamad AlGhoul, SIMULATION OF SOLAR PV HYDROGEN SYSTEM FOR RESIDENTIAL APPLICATION, World Renewable Energy Regional Congress & Exhibition (WRERCE) 2007 in Jakarta, November 5 – 7.

19.   Nowshad Amin, Woon Wen Hui and Masuri Othman, “Fuzzy Logic Based Efficient Airbag Controller Design”, International Conference on Robotics, Vision, Information and Signal Processing, ROVISP 07, 28-30 Nov. 2007, Penang, Malaysia. Proceedings of the International Conference on Robotics, Vision, Information and Signal Processing ROVISP2007, pages 102-106, ISBN: 978-983-43178-1-2.

20.   Nowshad Amin, Ng Wen Jye, and Masuri Othman, “A BPSK Backscatter Modulator Design for RFID Passive Tags”, 2007 IEEE International Workshop on Radio-Frequency Integration Technology (RFIT 2007), Singapore, Dec 9-11, 2007. Proceedings of the RFIT2007-IEEE International Workshop on Radio-Frequency Integration Technology, Pages 262-265. SCOPUS listed.

21.   Almas Uddin Ahmed, Nowshad Amin, Md. Shabiul Islam, Hafizal Mohamad and Nor Azhar Mohd Arif , “Performance of Cyclic Code with Space Time Block Code for Multiple Antenna System”, BWCCA-2007: 2nd International Workshop on Broadband and Wireless Computing, Communication and Application, Jakarta, Indonesia, Dec 3-5, 2007. (in press).

22.   Nowshad Amin, Lam Zi Yi and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Cost Efficient Automated Sunlight Tracker for Higher Power Yield of the Large Area Solar PV Power Stations”, 17th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference - PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, Dec 3 -7, 2007. Technical Digest of the International PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, 2007; Pages 1006-1007.

23.   Nowshad Amin, Michael Tang and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Numerical Analysis of Thickness and Temperature Effect on Copper-Indium-Selenium (CIS) Based Solar Cells with Various Buffer layers”, 17th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference - PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, Dec 3 -7, 2007. Technical Digest of the International PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, 2007; Pages 819-820.

24.   Tjukup Marnoto, Wan Ramli Wan Daud, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Rozli Zulkifli, Mohd Nizam Ab Rahman, M. AlGhou and Nowshad Amin. “PERFORMANCE OF A GRID CONNECTED SOLAR HYDROGEN PV SYSTEM IN MALAYSIA”. 17th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference - PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, Dec 3 -7, 2007. Technical Digest of the International PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, 2007; Pages 669-670.

25.   Tjukup Marnoto, Wan Ramli Wan Daud, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Mohd Nizam Ab Rahman, Rozli Zulkifli, M AlGhoul and Nowshad Amin; “ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF A GRID CONNECTED SOLAR HYDROGEN PVSYSTEM”, 17th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference - PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, Dec 3 -7, 2007. Technical Digest of the International PVSEC-17, Fukuoka, Japan, 2007; Pages 909-910.

26.   Nowshad Amin, Michael Tang and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Numerical Modeling of the Copper-Indium-Selenium (CIS) based Solar Cell Performance by AMPS-1D”, The 5th Student Conference on Research and Development – SCOReD 2007, 11-12 December 2007, Selangor, Malaysia. ISBN: 1-4244-1470-9.

27.   Nurul Hidayah Mohamad Nor and Nowshad Amin, “Design and Optimization of Power Rectifiers for Passive RFID Systems in Monolithic CMOS Circuit”, The 5th Student Conference on Research and Development – SCOReD 2007, 11-12 December 2007, Selangor, Malaysia. ISBN: 1-4244-1470-9.

28.   Almas Uddin Ahmed, Nowshad Amin, Md. Shabiul Islam,  “A class of orthogonal space-time block codes and linear block codes for multiple antenna systems”, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communication and Sensor Networks (WCSN), India, Dec., 2007 (in press). SCOPUS listed.

29.   Nowshad Amin and Md. Shajib Khadem, “Interface Development for Cost Effective Automated IC Orientation Checking Systems”, 10th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology: ICCIT 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec 27-29, 2007. proceedings ISBN: 1-4244-1550-0, pages 390-395. SCOPUS listed.

30.   M. S. Bhuyan, Nowshad Amin, Md.Azrul Hasni Madesa and Shabiul Islam, “VLSI Implementation of Inverse Discrete Wavelet Transform for JPEG 2000”, 10th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology: ICCIT 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec 27-29, 2007. Proceedings ISBN: 1-4244-1550-0, pages 454-458. SCOPUS listed.

31.   Md. Shabiul Islam, Nowshad Amin, Mukter Zaman, and M.S. Bhuyan. 2007. “Design and Synthesis of PID Controller Based on Fuzzy”. Proceedings of the 6th WSEAS International Conference on Circuits, Systems, Electronics, Control & Signal Processing (CSECS), 29-31 December, Cairo, Egypt. SCOPUS listed.

32.   N. Amin and K. Sopian, “An Analytical Performance Study of GaAs Based Single and Multi Junction Solar Cells by AMPS”, Proceedings of the 3rd International Solar Cities Congress 2008; Adelaide, Australia, Feb 17-21, 2008; ISBN 978-0-9803168-7-2, pages 165-174.

33.   Md. Shabiul Islam, Nowshad Amin, Mukter Zaman, K.A.A. Rafi, M.S. Bhuyan, “Development of Handwritting Recognition Algorithm Using Fuzzy Intelligency”; Second International Conference on Information Systems, Technology and Management (ICISTM), 2008, 6-8 March, 2008, IMT, Dubai.

34.   M. B. I. Reaz, Nowshad Amin, M. I. Ibrahimy, F. Mohd-Yasin, A. Mohammad, “Zero Skew Clock Routing for Fast Clock Tree Generation”, IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering 2008 (CCECE'08) - Circuits, Devices and Systems, May 4-7, 2008, Ontario, Canada. Proceedings, Pages 000023-000027. SCOPUS listed.

35.   Nowshad Amin and Goh Chit Guan, “An Efficient First Order Sigma Delta Modulator Design”, IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering 2008 (CCECE'08) - Signal and Multimedia Processing, May 4-7, 2008, Ontario, Canada. Proceedings pages 000029-000032. SCOPUS listed.

36.   Nowshad Amin, Md. Anwarul Azim and Kamaruzzaman Sopian,Development of Cost Effective Charge Controller with Data Acquisition Options for PV Powered Sensor Nodes”; 33rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), May 11-16, 2008, San Diego, California, USA. SCOPUS listed.

37.   Fairborz Jahanshah, Rajiv Prinja, John Anderson, Ron Manginell, Nowshad Amin, K. Sopian and Saleem H. Zaidi, “ An Investigation of Three-Dimensional Texturing in Silicon Solar Cells for Enhanced Optical Absorption”; 33rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), May 11-16, 2008, San Diego, California, USA. SCOPUS listed.

38.   Rajiv Prinja, John Anderson, Ron Manginell, J.W. Tringe, K. Sopian, Nowshad Amin and Saleem H. Zaidi, “Absorption Enhancement in Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells in SOI Configuration using Physical and Geometrical Optics”; 33rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), May 11-16, 2008, San Diego, California, USA. SCOPUS listed.

39.   Rajiv Prinja, David Modisette, Rich Winder, Nowshad Amin, K. Sopian and Saleem H. Zaidi, “Plasma Implantation of Silicon Solar Cells for Emitter and Localized BSF Formation”; 33rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), May 11-16, 2008, San Diego, California, USA. SCOPUS listed.

40.   G. Begay, T. Cordova, D. Modisette, B. Stuart, A. Ibrahim, K. Sopian, Nowshad Amin and Saleem H. Zaidi, “Can Silicon Photovoltaics be a Cottage Industry?”; 33rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), May 11-16, 2008, San Diego, California, USA. SCOPUS listed.

41.   Nowshad Amin, Ang Ye Cheah, Zainudin Kornain, and Ibrahim Ahmad,  “The Effect of Clean and No-Clean Flux in Enhancing the Wettability of Eutectic Solder Bump Flip Chip PBGA”,  Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 25-27 November, 2008; Pages 345-3497. SCOPUS listed.

42.   Nowshad Amin and Lam Zi Yi, “A Practical Investigation on the Root Causes of the Mechanical Damages of Pogo Pin Type Test Sockets to IC packages in Final Test”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 25-27 November, 2008; Pages 350-354. SCOPUS listed.

43.   Zainudin Kornain, Nowshad Amin, Azman Jalar, Ang Ye Cheah and Ibrahim Ahmad, “Effect of Treated Silver Nanoparticles to Electrical Conductivity Improvement of Electrically Conductive Adhesive (ECA)”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 25-27 November, 2008; Pages 511-515. SCOPUS listed.

44.   Nowshad Amin, Ang Ye Cheah, Lam Zi Yi and Zainudin Kornain, "Implementation of Novel Reflow Profile of No-Clean Fluxes to Enhance Flux Stability And Oxide Layer Removal of the High Lead Solder Bump", 33rd International Electronics Manufacturing Technology Conference (IEMT 2008) Nov 4-6th, 2008, Penang Malaysia,  Session D1.4:Material Reliability I. SCOPUS listed.

45.   Zainudin Kornain, Nowshad Amin, Ang Ye Cheah and Azman Jalar, “An Approach on Underfill Material Selection for the Low-k Flip Chip Plastic Ball Grid Array (FCPBGA)”, Proceeding of the IEEE 2008 International Electronic Manufacturing Technology, Penang Malaysia, Nov 4-Nov 6, 2008. SCOPUS listed.

46.   Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Tjukup Marnoto, Wan Ramli Wan Daud, M. A. Alghoul, A. Zaharim, Nowshad Amin and M.Yahya, “Grid Connected Solar Hydrogen Production System”, 2nd WSEAS/IASME International Conference on RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES (RES'08) Corfu, Greece, October 26-28, 2008, pp.105-111. SCOPUS listed.

47.   Nowshad Amin, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, M. Yahya and A. Zaharim, “Significance of Absorber Thickness Reduction in CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells for Promising Terrestrial Usage – From the Perspective of Numerical Analysis”, Proceedings of the 8th WSEAS International Conference on POWER SYSTEMS (PS 2008) Santander, Cantabria, Spain, September 23-25, 2008,ISSN: 1790-5117, ISBN: 978-960-474-006-2. pp 299 – 305. SCOPUS listed.

48.   Dihrab, SS; Sopian, K; Amin, N, et al., “Solar powered unitized regenerative fuel cell system”, 3rd IASME/WSEAS International Conference on Energy and Environment, Date: FEB 23-25, 2008 Univ Cambridge, Cambridge England, Proceedings Of The 3rd IASME/WSEAS International Conference On Energy & Environment, Pages: 495-499   Published: 2008. SCOPUS listed.

49.  Md. Fokhrul Islam, Mohd Alauddin Mohd Ali, Burhanuddin Yeop Majlis & Nowshad Amin. “RF MEMS Tunable Filter: Design, Simulation and Fabrication Process”. 5th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, ICECE2008 Proc. pp. 247-250, 20-22 December 2008, Bangladesh. SCOPUS listed.

50.  Nowshad Amin, M. I. Kabir and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Effect Of Structural Variations In Amorphous Silicon Based Singleand Multi Junction Solar Cells From Numerical Analysis”, 18th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exibition, Jan 18-23, 2009, Kolkata, India.

51.  Nowshad Amin, Mahmud A. Matin and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Prospects Of Novel Front And Back Contacts For High Efficiency Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells From Numerical Analysis”, 18th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exibition, Jan 18-23, 2009, Kolkata, India.

52.   Nowshad Amin, Mohd Fadhirul Nazeri and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Cost Effective Inverter Development For One-Panel-House Application In Developing Countries”, 18th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exibition, Jan 18-23, 2009, Kolkata, India.

53.  Nowshad Amin, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, S. Salwan and M.A. Alghoul, “PV Power Unitized Regenerative Fuel Cell System Performance In Malaysia”, The Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo North America, March 10-12, 2009, Las Vegas, NV, USA.

54.  Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Ahmad Fudholi, Mohd Hafidz Ruslan, Mohd Yusof Sulaiman, Mohammad Ahmed Alghoul, Muhammad Yahya, Nowshad Amin, Lim Chin Haw and Azami Zaharim, “Hydrogen Production from Combined Wind/PV Energy Hybrid System in Malaysia”, 4th IASME / WSEAS International Conference on Energy & Environment (EE`09), Cambridge, UK, February 24-26, 2009, ISBN: 978-960-474-055-0

55.  Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Ahmad Fudholi, Mohd Hafidz Ruslan, Mohd Yusof Sulaiman, Mohammad Ahmed Alghoul, Muhammad Yahya, Nowshad Amin, Lim Chin Haw and Azami Zaharim, “Optimization of a Stand-Alone Wind/PV Hybrid System To Provide Electricity for a Household in Malaysia”, 4th IASME / WSEAS International Conference on ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT (EE`09), Cambridge, UK, February 24-26, 2009, ISBN: 978-960-474-055-0.

56.  Nowshad Amin, Mahmud Abdul Matin Bhuiyan, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Investigation Of Different Buffer Layers, Front And Back Contacts For CdS/CdTe Pv From Numerical Analysis”, 34th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC); June 7-12, 2009, Philadelphia, USA, Art. No. 5411396, pp. 001628-001631. SCOPUS listed.

57.  Nowshad Amin, Lam Zi Yi, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Microcontroller Based Smart Charge Controller for Stand-alone Solar Photovoltaic Power Systems”, 34th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC); June 7-12, 2009, Philadelphia, USA. Art. No. 5411210, pp. 001094-001097. SCOPUS listed.

58.  Rajiv Prinja, Nowshad Amin, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Saleem H. Zaidi, “ELECTROPLATING OF PLASMA DOPED BACK SURFACE CONTACT SILICON SOLAR CELLS”; June 7-12, 2009, Philadelphia, USA, Art. No. 5411487, pp. 002009-002012. SCOPUS listed.

59.  Fariborz Jahanshah, Muhammad Khizar, Dave Modisette, Ron Manginell, John Anderson, Nowshad Amin, kamaruzzaman Sopian, Saleem H. Zaidi, “INVESTIGATION OF OPTICAL ABSORPTION IN THIN-FILM SI/GE SOLAR CELLS”; IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, June 7-12, 2009, Philadelphia, USA, Art. No. 5411608, pp. 000608-000611. SCOPUS listed.

60.  Cheow Siu Leong, Nowshad Amin, M.Y. Sulaiman, Azami Zaharim, K.Sopian And Saleem H. Zaidi, “Some Key Issues In the Processing and Fabrication of Higher Efficiencies Silicon Solar Cells”, Proceedings of the 3rd WSEAS Int. Conf. on RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES Tenerife Canary Island, Spain, July 1-3 2009, ISSN: 1790-5095,pp304-307. SCOPUS listed.

61.  M.A.M. Sobri, N. Amin, S. Sapeai, A. Zaharim and K. Sopian, “Effect of Different Lamination Temperature on the Quality of Solar Module”, Proceedings of the 3rd WSEAS Int. Conf. on RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES Tenerife Canary Island, Spain, July 1-3 2009, ISSN: 1790-5095, pp 272-276. SCOPUS listed.

62.  M. I. Kabir, Nowshad Amin, Azami Zaharim And Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Effect Of Energy Bandgap Of The Amorphous Silicon Carbide (A-SiC:H) Layers On A-Si Multijuntion Solar Cells From Numerical Analysis”; Proceedings of the 8th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Non-Linear Analysis, Non-Linear Systems and Chaos, Tenerife Canary Island, Spain, July 1-3 2009; ISSN: 1790-2769,pp334-337. SCOPUS listed.

63.  M. A. Matin, Nowshad Amin, Azami Zaharim and Kamaruzzaman Sopian; “Ultra thin high efficiency CdS/CdTe thin film solar cells from numerical analysis”; Proceedings of the 8th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Non-Linear Analysis, Non-Linear Systems and Chaos, Tenerife Canary Island, Spain, July 1-3 2009; ISSN: 1790-2769, pp338-344. SCOPUS listed.

64.  Mahmud Abdul Matin Bhuiyan, M. I. Kabir, Nowshad Amin and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Effect of Structural Variation In Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells from Numerical Analysis”, 24th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Sept 19-25, 2009, Hamburg, Germany.

65.  Nowshad Amin and Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, “Performance Analysis of CIGS Solar Cells with Various Buffer Layers by SCAPS”, 19th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exibition, Nov 9-13, 2009, Cheju, South Korea.

66.   Nowshad Amin, Lam Zi Yi and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Development of Cost Efficient Automated Charge Controller with Real-Time Monitoring Features for Standalone Solar PV Systems”, 19th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exibition, Nov 9-13, 2009, Cheju, South Korea.

67.  M. I. Kabir, Norhayati Mohd Zainee and Nowshad Amin, “Analysis of High Efficiency Amorphous Silicon Single and Multijunction Solar Cells”, 1st International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology [ICDRET'09], Dhaka, December 17-19, Bangladesh. Pages 185-189, ISBN: 987-984-33-0616-6. SCOPUS listed.

68.  Aminul Islam, M. A. Matin, Mohammed Mannir Aliyu, Yusuf Sulaiman and Nowshad Amin, “A Numerical Analysis on CdS:O Window Layer for Higher Efficiency CdTe Solar Cells”, 1st International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology [ICDRET'09], Dhaka, December 17-19, Bangladesh, ISBN: 987-984-33-0616-6, Art. No. 5454223, pp. 181-184. SCOPUS listed.

69.  M. A. Matin, Azliza Binti Azlan, and Nowshad Amin, “Enhancing the Efficiency of CdTe Thin Film Solar cells by inserting novel Back contact buffer layers”, Proceedings of 1st International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology [ICDRET'09], Dhaka, December 17-19, Bangladesh, ISBN: 987-984-33-0616-6, Art. No. 5454211, pp. 190-193. SCOPUS listed.

70.  Z.Y. Lam, H.W. Koay and Nowshad Amin, “Semiconductor Final Test Fixture Design with Microstructure Alloy Contacts using Finite Element Analysis”, 11th IEEE Electronics Packaging Technology Conference 2009, Dec. 2009, Singapore. SCOPUS listed.

71.  E. P. Leng, W.T. Ling, N. Amin, I. Ahmad, T. Y. Han, C. W. Chiao and A.S.M.A. Haseeb, “BGA lead-free C5 Solder System Improvement by Germanium Addition to Sn3.5Ag and Sn3.8Ag0.7Cu Solder Alloy”, Proceedings of the Electronic Packaging Technology Conference, EPTC 2009, Art. No. 5416568, pp. 82-91. SCOPUS listed.

72.  A. Islam, M. M. Aliyu, M. A. Matin, N. R. Hamzah, Nowshad Amin, M.Y. Sulaiman and K. Sopian, “Investigation of CdS:O/CdTe solar cell structures from numerical analysis”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Renewable Energy Technologies 6-7 July 2010, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, ISBN:9189675770067

73.  Eman S. M. Ashour, M. Y. Sulaiman, M. Alghoul, Z. Ibarahim, N. Amin, “Optimization of whole heterostructure InAs QDs solar cell simulated using SCAPS”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Renewable Energy Technologies 6-7 July 2010, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, ISBN: 9189675770067.

74.  M. A. Matin, M. M. Aliyu, M. R. Karim, M. Y. Sulaiman, K.Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Towards ultra thin and high efficiency CdTe solar cell”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Renewable Energy Technologies 6-7 July 2010, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, ISBN:9189675770067

75.  M. M. Aliyu, A. Islam, N. R. Hamzah, M. R.Karim, M. A. Matin, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “CdTe-based flexible solar cells on metallic substrates: issues and prospects”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Renewable Energy Technologies 6-7 July 2010, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, ISBN: 9189675770067

76.  Cheow Siu Leong, M. Y. Khairy, A. W. Shahrul,
N. Amin, K. Sopian, Saleem H. Zaidi, “Emitter formation through POCl3 diffusion in crystalline silicon solar cell”, Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Renewable Energy Technologies 6-7 July 2010, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, ISBN: 9189675770067.

77.  S. M. A. Motakabber, Mohd Alauddin Mohd Ali, Nowshad Amin, M. B. I. Reaz, RFID Reader Design: Diminutive Dependency of Antenna Orientation Exploiting Revolving Field, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on RFID-Technology and Applications, Guangzhou, China, 17 - 19 June 2010, pages: 124-127. SCOPUS listed.

78.  N. Amin, M. I. Hossain, P. Chelvanathan, M. R. Karim, T. Razykov and K. Sofian, “ADVANTAGES OF INDIUM SULPHIDE AS AN ALTERNATIVE BUFFER LAYER IN CIGS SOLAR CELLS FROM NUMERICAL ANALYSIS”, 35th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, Hawaii, USA, June 20-25, 2010. SCOPUS listed.

79.  Salvador Guel Sandoval, M. Khizar, D. Modisette, J. Anderson, Ron Manginell, Nowshad Amin, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, and Saleem H. Zaidi, “OPTICAL ABSORPTION IN MICROSTRUCTURED CRYSTALLINE SILICON THIN FILMS”, 35th IEEE PV Specialist Conference, 20 -25 June 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. SCOPUS listed.

80.  T.M.Razykov, N. Amin, G.Contreras-Puente, B.Ergashev, C.S.Ferekides, D. Y.Goswami, M.K.Hakkulov, A.Hubbimov, S.Jimenez-Sandoval, K.M.Kouchkarov, K.Sopian, H.S.Ullal, H.M.Upadhyaya, “IS CdCl2 TREATMENT NECESSARY FOR THIN-FILM CdS-CdTe SOLAR CELLS?”, 35th IEEE PV Specialist Conference, 20 -25 June 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. SCOPUS listed.

81.  Salvador Guel Sandoval, M. Khizar, J. Anderson, R. P. Manginell, G. M. Peake, N. Amin, K. Sopian, T. Rotter, G. Balakrishnan, S. R. J. Brueck, and Saleem H. Zaidi, “CHARACTERIZATION OF THIN GaAs FILMS GROWN ON NANOSTRUCTURED SILICON SUBSTRATES”, 35th IEEE PV Specialist Conference, 20-25 June 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. SCOPUS listed.

82.  A.W. Shahrul, S.L. Cheow, M.Y. Khairy, N. Amin, A. Zaharim And K. Sopian, “Effect of rapid thermal annealing in the performance of si solar cell”, Proceedings of the WSEAS International Conferences, 9th WSEAS International Conferences on System Science and Simulation in Engineering (ICOSSSE '10), Iwate Prefectural University, Japan, pp: 424-427. SCOPUS listed.

83.  Tamer T N Khatib, A Mohamed, N Amin, K Sopian, “An improved indirect maximum power point tracking method for standalone photovoltaic system”, 9th WSEAS International Conference on Applications of Electrical Engineering, ISBN: 9789604741717, PP: 56-62. SCOPUS listed.

84.  Nowshad Amin, Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, M. R. Karim and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Benefits of CIGS/CdTe Hetero-Structure Based Solar Cells by SCAPS”, World Renewable Energy Congress XI, 25-30 September 2010, Abu Dhabi, UAE. ISBN: 9780956151612, pages: 1172-1177.

85.  N. Amin, M. A. Matin, M. M. Aliyu, A.S.M M. Zaman, K. Sopian and M. Y. Sulaiman, “Ultra Thin Absorber Layer with Novel Back Contact for High Efficiency CdS/CdTe Solar Cell”, World Renewable Energy Congress XI, 25-30 September 2010, Abu Dhabi, UAE. ISBN: 9780956151612, pages: 1178-1183

86.  Nowshad Amin, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, M. R. Karim and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Investigation of Band Gap Grading in Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells by Numerical Modeling”, Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress XI, 25-30 September 2010, Abu Dhabi, UAE. ISBN: 9780956151612, pages: 1148-1153

87.  Nowshad Amin, M. I. Kabir, N. R. Hamzah, Zahari Ibarahim and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Effect of Hydrogenated Microcrystalline Silicon Oxide (mc-SiO:H) in Amorphous Si Based Thin Film Solar Cells”, Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress XI, 25-30 September 2010, Abu Dhabi, UAE. ISBN: 9780956151612, pages: 1154-1159

88.  N. Amin, M. M. Aliyu, M. A. Matin, A. Islam, M. R. Karim, M. Y. Sulaiman and K. Sopian, “Prospects of Ternary CdZnTe in a Graded Bandgap Thin film Solar Cells”, Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress XI, 25-30 September 2010, Abu Dhabi, UAE. ISBN: 9780956151612, pages: 1166-1171

89.  Nowshad Amin, Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, A.S.M. Mukter Uzzaman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Prospects of Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) Solar Cells from Numerical Analysis”, 6th IEEE International Conference on Electrical and
Computer Engineering, ICECE 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh;
pp 730-733. SCOPUS listed.

90.  Nowshad Amin, “PV Status: Towards Green Malaysia”, 7th Workshop on the Future Direction of Photovoltaics, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), The 175th Committee on Innovative Photovoltaic Power Generating Systems, March 3-4, 2011, Tokyo, Japan.

91.  Nowshad Amin, Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, Nur Radhwa Hamzah and Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, “Physical and optical properties of In2s3 thin films deposited by thermal evaporation technique for CIGs solar cells”, 2011 IEEE First Conference on Clean Energy and Technology, CET 2011; pp 63-67, ISBN: 9781457713521. SCOPUS listed.

92.  Md. Sharafat Hossain, Nowshad Amin, Nur Radhwa Hamzah, M.M. Aliyu, M.A. Matin1, T. Razykov and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Investigation of buffer layers, front and back contacts for ZnxCd1-xS/CdTe photovoltaic”, 2011 IEEE First Conference on Clean Energy and Technology, CET 2011; pp 237-241, ISBN: 9781457713521. SCOPUS listed.

93.  Nowshad Amin, Jamilah Husna, N. Radhwa Hamzah, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Aminul Islam and M. Mannir Aliyu, “Annealing Effect on the Physical Properties of ZnO Thin Film Grown by Physical Vapor Deposition for Photovoltaic Applications”, International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies 2011 (ICMAT 2011), June 2011, Singapore. SCOPUS listed.

94.  Nowshad Amin, M. Sharafat Hossain, M. M. Aliyu, M. A. Matin, T. Razykov, K. Sopian, M. K. Siddiki, “ZnxCd1-XS As Prospective Window Layer In CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells From Numerical Analysis”, PVSC 37, Washington, USA, June 19-24, 2011. ISI listed.

95.  Md. Sharafat Hossain, M.M. Aliyu, M.A. Matin, T. Razykov, K. Sopian and Nowshad Amin, “Numerical Analysis on ZnxCd1-xS/CdTe Solar Cells with Different Buffer Layers, Front and Back Contacts”, IEEE-RSM2011 Proc., 2011, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia; pp 82-86, ISBN: 9781612848457. SCOPUS listed.

96.  Zahra Ehtiatkar, Salman Basiri, Nowshad Amin, “Mechanical Design and Analysis of Innovative Integrated Circuit Test Socket”, IEEE-RSM2011 Proc., 2011, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia; pp 87-91 , ISBN: 9781612848457. SCOPUS listed.

97.  Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Mukter Zaman and Nowshad Amin; “Annealing Effects On Physical And Optical Properties Of Evaporated Indium Sulphide Buffer Layers For CIGS Based Thin Film Solar Cells”, The 21st International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference November 28th - December 2nd, 2011, Fukuoka, Japan.

98.  Mannir M. Aliyu, Aminul Islam, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Yusuf Sulaiman and Nowshad Amin; “The Impact Of RF Power In Deposition Of High Quality ITO Film By Magnetron Sputtering”, The 21st International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference November 28th - December 2nd, 2011, Fukuoka, Japan.

99.  P. Chelvanathan, M. I. Hossain, N. R. Hamzah, J. Husna, M. Zaman and N. Amin; “Effects Of Transition Metal Dichalcogenide MoS2 Layer Formation In Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) Solar Cells From Numerical Analysis”; The 21st International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference November 28th - December 2nd, 2011, Fukuoka, Japan.

100.       M. S. Hossain, M. M. Aliyu, M. M. Matin, M. A. Islam, K. Sopian, M. R. Karim and N. Amin, “Prospects of ZnxCd1-xS Window Layer in CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells from Numerical Analysis”, 2nd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology [ICDRET' 2012], Dhaka, January 5-7, Bangladesh. Pages 04-08, ISBN: 987-984-33-4202-7. SCOPUS listed.

101.       M. Mannir Aliyu, N. R. Hamzah, Aminul Islam, M. A. Matin, M. R. Karim, K. Sopian and Nowshad Amin, “The Significance of Substrate Surfaces in Flexible Thin Film CdTe Solar Cells Fabrication”, 2nd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology [ICDRET' 2012], Dhaka, January 5-7, Bangladesh. Pages 13-16, ISBN: 987-984-33-4202-7. Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology, ICDRET 2012. 2012:13-16:[6153475]. SCOPUS listed.

102.       Mannir M. Aliyu, Sharafat Hossain, Md. Aminul Islam, N. R. Hamzah, M. R. Karim, K. Sopian and Nowshad Amin, “Evaluation of the Effects and Impacts of the CdSTe Interlayer in CdS/CdTe Solar Cells through Modeling and Simulations”, 2nd International Conference on the Developments in Renewable Energy Technology [ICDRET' 2012], Dhaka, January 5-7, Bangladesh. Pages 17-21, ISBN: 987-984-33-4202-7. SCOPUS listed.

103.       Md. Ibrahim Khalil; Md. Mosaddek Hossain Adib; Arshad M. Chowdhury; Md. Saifuddin Faruk; Abdullah Al Amin; Gee-Kung Chang; Nowshad Amin; “Low complexity non decision directed blind carrier phase recovery algorithm for 16-QAM optical coherent receiver”, ICP 2012 - 3rd International Conference on Photonics 2012, Proceedings. 2012:400-403.

104.       Nowshad Amin; Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan; M. Istiaque Hossain; Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Numerical modelling of ultra thin Cu(In,Ga)Se 2 solar cells”; Energy Procedia. 2012;15:291-298.

105.       Md. Mosaddek Hossain Adib; Tahsin Uddin Mullick; Md. Ibrahim Khalil; Arshad M. Chowdhury; Gee-Kung Chang; Nowshad Amin; “Optical absorption enhancement in slanted micro-hole C-Si for photovoltaic applications”, Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACP. 2012.

106.       Md. Mosaddek Hossain Adib; Arshad M. Chowdhury; Gee-Kung Chang; Nowshad Amin; “Absorption performance of the micro concentrating photovoltaic with multimode waveguide and slanted micro-hole cell”; Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference. 2012:2038-2041:[6317999]. 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC 38), June 3-8, 2012, Austin, Texas, USA.

107.       M. Sharafat Hossain, M. Aminul Islam, M. Mannir Aliyu, Saleem H. Zaidi, Takhir Razykov, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin; “An Analysis on Structural and Optical Properties of ZnxCd1-XS Thin Film Deposited by RF Magnetron Sputtering”, 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC 38), June 3-8, 2012, Austin, Texas, USA, Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference. 2012:156-159:[6317590]. ISI listed.

108.       M. Aminul Islam, M. Sharafat Hossain, M. Mannir Aliyu, Jamilah Husna, M. Rezaul Karim, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Effects of Thermal Annealing on Structural and Optical Properties of Sputtered CdS Thin Films for Photovoltaic Application”, 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC 38), June 3-8, 2012, Austin, Texas, USA, Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference. 2012:151-155:[6317589]. ISI listed.

109.       M. Mannir Aliyu, M. Sharafat Hossain, Jamilah Husna, Nripen Dhar, M. Qamarul Huda, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “High Quality Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) Film Growth by Controlling Deposition Pressure in RF Magnetron Sputtering”, 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC 38), June 3-8, 2012, Austin, Texas, USA. Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference. 2012:2009-2013:[6317992]. ISI listed.

110.       Md. Mosaddek Hossain Adib, Arshad M. Chowdhury, Gee-Kung Chang, Nowshad Amin, “Absorption Performance of the Micro-Concentrating Photovoltaic with Multimode Waveguide and Slanted Micro-Hole Cell”, 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC 38) 2012:2038-2041:[6317999], June 3-8, 2012, Austin, Texas, USA. ISI listed.

111.       M. A. Islam, M. S. Hossain , M. M. Aliyu, M. R. Karim, T. Razykov, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Effect of CdCl2 Treatment in Quality Improvement of CdTe Thin Films Deposited by Magnetron Sputtering”, International Union of Materials Research Society - International Conference in Asia, IUMRS-ICA2012, August 26-30, 2012, Busan, Korea.

112.       M. M. Aliyu, M. S. Hossain, M. A. Islam, J. Husna, N. Dhar, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Effect of Annealing on the Optical and Electrical Properties of ITO Films Grown by RF Magnetron Sputtering” International Union of Materials Research Society - International Conference in Asia, IUMRS-ICA2012, August 26-30, 2012, Busan, Korea.

113.       M. Ikbal Kabir, Zahari Ibarahim, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Amorphous Silicon (a-Si) Thin Films Deposition by Magnetron Sputtering for Solar Cell Application”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment (ENGE 2012), Sept 16-19, 2012, Jeju, Korea.

114.       M. Sharafat Hossain, M. Aminul Islam, Mr. Mohammed M. Aliyu, Takhir Razykov, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “HIGH QUALITY ZnxCd1-xS THIN FILM GROWTH BY RF MAGNETRON SPUTTERING”. International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment (ENGE 2012), Sept 16-19, 2012, Jeju, Korea.

115.       Mohammed M. Aliyu, Md Sharafat Hossain, Mahmud Abdul Matin, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Influence of Anneal Temperature on the Optical and Electrical Properties of ITO Films Grown by RF Magnetron Sputtering”. International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment (ENGE 2012), Sept 16-19, 2012, Jeju, Korea.

116.       M. A. Islam, M. S. Hossain, M. M. Aliyu, J. Husna, Q. Huda, M. R. Karim, K. Sopian and N. Amin; “Growth of Wide Bandgap CdS Thin Films as Window Layers of Ultra Thin CdTe Solar Cells”, The 22nd International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference, November 05-09, 2012, Hangzhou, China.

117.       M. M. Aliyu, M. S. Hossain, Q. Huda, M. R. Karim, T. Razykov, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Fabrication of Ultra Thin (<1um) CdTe Films by RF Sputtering for CdTe Solar Cells”, The 22nd International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference, November 05-09, 2012, Hangzhou, China.

118.       M. A. Islam, M. S. Hossain, M. M. Aliyu, Y. Sulaiman, M. R. Karim, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ZnS THIN FILMS GROWN BY CHEMICAL BATH DEPOSITION AND MAGNETRON SPUTTERING”, International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE 2012), December 20-22, 2012, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

119.       Q. Huda, M. M. Aliyu, M. A. Islam, M. S. Hossain, M. M. Alam, M. R. Karim, M. A. M. Bhuiyan, K. Sopian and N. Amin; “CdZnTe Thin Films Growth by RF Sputtering for CdTe Solar Cells”, 39th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Florida, USA. June 16-21, 2013.

120.       A. A. Zulkefle, M. Zainon, Z. Zakaria, S. A. Shahahmadi, M. A. M. Bhuiyan, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian and N. Amin; “Effects of Germanium Layer on Silicon/Germanium Superlattice Solar Cells”, 39th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Florida, USA. June 16-21, 2013.

121.       N. Dhar, P. Chelvanathan, K. S. Rahman, M.A. M. Bhuiyan, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian1 and N. Amin; “Effect of p-type Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Molybdenum Ditelluride (p-MoTe2) Layer Formation in Cadmium Telluride Solar Cells from Numerical Analysis”, 39th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Florida, USA. June 16-21, 2013.

122.       Md. Ibrahim Khalil, Atiqur Rahman, Arshad M Chowdhury, Nowshad Amin, Gee-Kung Chang; “Broadband Photon Harvesting Capability Enhancement with Plasmonic Inspired Nanostructure based Solar Cell”, 39th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Florida, USA. June 16-21, 2013.

123.       Mohammadreza Aghaei; Yasmin Hanum Md Thayoob; Mohammadnoor Imamzai; Paria Piyous; Nowshad Amin; “Design of a cost-efficient solar energy based electrical power generation system for a remote Island - Pulau Perhentian Besar in Malaysia”; Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE 7th International Power Engineering and Optimization Conference, PEOCO 2013. 2013:203-208.

124.       M.A. Islam, M.S. Hossain, M.M. Aliyu, P. Chelvanathan, Q. Huda, M.R. Karim, K. Sopian, N. Amin; “Comparison of Structural and Optical Properties of CdS Thin Films Grown by CSVT, CBD and Sputtering Techniques”; PV Asia Pacific Conference 2012, Singapore; published in Elsevier Publication’s Energy Procedia 33 ( 2013 ) 203 – 213, doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2013.05.059.

125.       M. A. Islam, M. S. Hossain, M. M. Aliyu, Yusuf Sulaiman, T. Razykov, K. Sopian And N. Amin; “Structural, optical and electrical properties of in doped CdS thin films prepared from co-sputtering technique”, 7th WSEAS International Conference on Renewable Energy Sources (RES`13) - Latest Trends in Renewable Energy and Environmental Informatics, Kualalumpur, Malaysia. ISBN: 9781618041753

126.       M.S. Hossain, M.A. Islam, M.M. Aliyu, P. Chelvanathan, T. Razykov, K. Sopian, N. Amin; “Effect of Annealing on the Properties of ZnxCd1-xS Thin Film Growth by RF Magnetron Co-sputtering; PV Asia Pacific Conference 2012, Singapore; published in Elsevier Publication’s Energy Procedia 33 (2013) 214 – 222; doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2013.05.060.

127.       N. Dhar, P. Chelvanathan, M. Zaman, K. Sopian, N. Amin; “An Investigation on Structural and Electrical Properties of RF-Sputtered Molybdenum Thin Film Deposited on Different Substrates”; PV Asia Pacific Conference 2012, Singapore; published in Elsevier Publication’s Energy Procedia 33 ( 2013 ) 186 – 197; doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2013.05.057.

128.       Mohammed Mannir Aliyu and Nowshad Amin; “Influence of RF Power in the Growth of Aluminium Zinc Oxide (AZO) Thin Films by Sputtering”, BOND21-Joint International Conference on Nanoscience, Engineering and Management, Penang, Malaysia, 19-21 August 2013.

129.       Mohammed Mannir Aliyu, M. Sajedur Rahman, Towhid H. Chowdhury, Jessie Siaw, Kok-Keong Chong, Kamaruzzaman Sopian and Nowshad Amin, “The Effect of Temperature on the Growth of High Quality Al-doped Zinc Oxide Thin Films by RF Magnetron Sputtering”, 28th European PV Solar Energy Conference (EU PVSEC 2013), 30 Sept. to 4 Oct., 2013, Paris, France.

130.       K.S. Rahman, M.A. Islam, M.S. Hossain, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian and N. Amin; “The Effect of Cu2Te as the Back Surface Field Layer in CdS/CdTe Solar Cell”, Solar Asia-2013 (22-14 August 2013), CIUM, Kualalumpur, Malaysia; Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Solar Energy Materials, Solar cells and Solar Energy Applications; Page 61-68.

131.       N. Akter, M. A. Matin and N. Amin; High performance InxGa1-xN tandem solar cells designed from numerical analysis; 2013 IEEE Conference on Clean Energy and Technology (CEAT), Malaysia; ISBN: 9781479932382; pp; 457-460.

132.        S. A. Nadi, P. Chelvanathan, , M. M. Alam, M. Akhtaruzzaman, K. Sopian, A.S.M. Mukter Uzzaman and N. Amin; Effect of substrate temperature on the growth of CZTS thin films by RF magnetron sputtering; 2013 IEEE Conference on Clean Energy and Technology (CEAT); ISBN: 9781479932382; PP: 466-468.

133.       M. I. Hossain, P. Chelvanathan, M. M. Alam, M. Akhtaruzzaman, K. Sopian and N. Amin; “Potential buffer layers for Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) solar cells from numerical analysis”, 2013 IEEE Conference on Clean Energy and Technology (CEAT); ISBN: 9781479932382; pp: 438-442.

134.       E S M Ashour, M Y Sulaiman, N Amin, and Z Ibrahim; “Silicon nitride passivation of silicon nanowires solar cell”, Journal of Physics : Conference Series (3rd ISESCO International Workshop and Conference on Nanotechnology 2012 IWCN 2012);431:012021; ISBN: 17426596; DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/431/1/012021

135.       Victor C.H. Lim, A.W.Azhari, Nowshad Amin, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, and Saleem H. Zaidi; “Investigation of laser-fired aluminum foil back-contact in silicon solar cells”, The 23nd International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-23), Oct 28-Nov 1, 2013, Taipei, Taiwan.

136.       N. Amin, F. Arith, P. Chelvanathan, S. Ahmed Nadi, K. Sopian, M. M. Alam and Z. A. ALOthman, “An Investigation on Structural and Electrical Properties of  RF-Sputtered Molybdenum Thin Films”, The 23nd International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-23), Oct 28-Nov 1, 2013, Taipei, Taiwan.

137.       M. A. Islam, K. S. Rahman, F. Haque, M. Akhtaruzzaman, M. M. Alam, Z. A. Alothman, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Wide Bandgap CdS:O Thin Films Grown by Reactive RF-Sputtering”, The 23nd International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-23), Oct 28-Nov 1, 2013, Taipei, Taiwan.

138.       A. M. Ali, M. A. Islam, K Sopian, S. Radiman, M. M. Alam, Z. A. ALOthman and N. Amin, “The Structural and Optical Properties of Vacuum Annealed CdS Thin Films Prepared by Thermal Evaporation”, The 23nd International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-23), Oct 28-Nov 1, 2013, Taipei, Taiwan.

139.       S. A. Nadi, P. Chelvanathan, M. M. Alam, Z. A. ALOthman, K. Sopian, N. Amin, “Investigation on Nano-scale Growth of CZTS Thin Films by RF-sputtering for Solar Cells”, Nano and Giga Challenges in Electronics, Photonics and Renewable Energy (NGC'14), March 10-14, 2014; Tempe, Arizona, USA.

140.       Sayyed A. Shahahmadi, B. Yeganeh, Nilofar Asim, M. M. Alam, Z. A. Alothman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Properties of a-SiGe thin films on glass by co-sputtering for photovoltaic absorber application”,  International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140601-1574)

141.       Haroon Rashid, Kazi S Rahman, Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, Fahhad H Alharbi, Nouar Tabet, Nowshad Amin, “Prospects of Hetero-Junction WS2 Based Thin Film Solar Cells from Numerical Modeling” International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140616-2308)

142.    M Aminul Islam, Kazi Sajedur Rahman, Faiazul Haque, Naveed A Khan, Md Akhtaruzzaman, Mohammad M Alam, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Effect of sn doping on the properties of nano-structured zno thin films deposited by co-sputtering technique”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140530-1067).

143.    Nurul Huda Abdul Razak, Nowshad Amin, Zeid A AlOthman , “Impact of Surface Texturing by Pulsed Nd:YAG Laser on Monocrystalline Silicon Solar Cell, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140616-2305).

144.    Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Yulisa Yusoff, Ameen M Ali, Iskandar Yahya, Norhana Arshad, Mohammad M Alam, Nowshad Amin, Zeid A AlOthman, “Prospects of i-ZnO/ZnS Bi-layer buffer in thin film solar cells”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea.  (Abstract ID: A20140602-1624).

145.    Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Yulisa Yusoff, Mohammad Istiaque Hossain, Md Akhtaruzzaman, M Mezbaul Alam, Zeid A AlOthman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Structural and optical property evolution of RF-Sputtered ZnS thin film”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea.

146.    Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Yulisa Yusoff, Samia A Nadi, Towhid H Chowdhury, Mohammad J Rashid, Md Akhtaruzzaman, Nowshad Amin, “Formation of MoOx nanobelts from cost effective annealing of DC-sputtered Bi-layer molybdenum thin films”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140601-1564).

147.    Yulisa Yusoff, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan, Qamar Huda, Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Mohammad M. Alam , Zeid A. Al-Othman, Nowshad Amin, “ High Quality CdS Thin Film Growth by Avoiding Anomalies in Chemical Bath Deposition for Large Area Thin Film Solar Cell Application”,  (Abstract ID: A20140601-1564).

148.    Faiazul Haque, Kazi S Rahman, Naveed A Khan, Mohammad A Islam, Md J Rashid, Mohammad Salim, Md Akhtaruzzaman, M M Alam, Nowshad Amin, “A comprehensive study on undoped and in-doped zns thin films grown by co-sputtering technique”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140530-1079).

149.    Kazi S Rahman, Faiazul Haque, Naveed A Khan, Mohammad A Islam, Mohammad M Alam, Md Akhtaruzzaman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nowshad Amin, “Properties of cu incorporated CdTe thin films for photovoltaic application”, International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment Nov. 16-19, 2014 Jeju, Korea. (Abstract ID: A20140530-1079).

150.    Z. Zakaria, P. Chelvanathan, M. J. Rashid, M. Akhtaruzzaman, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian, N. Amin,  “Effect of Sulphurization on Cu2ZnSnS4 Thin Films Deposited by Single Source Thermal Evaporation Method”, 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-6), Nov. 23-27, 2014, Kyoto, Japan.

151.    N. A. Khan, M. A. Islam, K. S. Rahman, F. Haque, P. Chelvanathan, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Study on Laser Annealed CdTe Thin Films Deposited by Thermal Evaporation Technique”, 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-6), Nov. 23-27, 2014,  Kyoto, Japan.

152.    Afida Ayob, A. M. Buhari, M. Shakeri, C. Puvaneswaran, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Two-Mode Multi-Channel High Accuracy Real-Time Data Logger for Photovoltaic Energy Harvesting Systems”, 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-6), Nov. 23-27, 2014, Kyoto, Japan.

153.    P. Chelvanathan, F. Arith, M. M. Alam, Z. A. AlOthman, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Thickness Dependent Properties of Molybdenum Thin Films Induced by Growth Parameters in Magnetron Sputtering”, 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-6), Nov. 23-27, 2014, Kyoto, Japan.

154.    P. Chelvanathan, Z. Zakaria, N. Asim, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Growth and Characterization of Tin Sulphide (SnS) Thin Films for Potential Photovoltaic Absorber Layer Application”, 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-6), Nov. 23-27, 2014, Kyoto, Japan.

155.    P. Chelvanathan, M. Shakeri, M. A. Alghoul, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “GPS Assisted Open Loop Circuitry Based Solar Tracker”, 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-6), Nov. 23-27, 2014,  Kyoto, Japan.

156.    N. A. Khan, K. S. Rahman, F. Haque, N. Dhar, M. A. Islam, M. Akhtaruzzaman, K. Sopian and N. Amin, “Design optimization of cdte thin film solar cells from numerical analysis”, 8th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, 20-22 December, 2014, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (ISSN: 9781479941667, PP508-511, DOI: 10.1109/ICECE.2014.7026862).

157.    F. Haque, N.A. Khan, K.S. Rahman, M.A. Islam, M. M. Alam, K. Sopian and N.Amin, “Prospects of zinc sulphide as an alternative buffer layer for CZTS solar cells from numerical analysis”, 8th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, 20-22 December, 2014, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (ISSN: 9781479941667, PP504-507, DOI: 10.1109/ICECE.2014.7026855).

158.    M. A. Islam, N. A. Khan, M. Akhtaruzzaman, K. S. Rahman, M. Aghaei, A. R. M. Alamoud, K. Sopian, and N. Amin , 2015 Pengarang, , FABRICATION OF CdTe ULTRA THIN FILM SOLAR CELL WITH WIDE BANDGAP WINDOW LAYER OF CdS:O BY MAGNETRON SPUTTERING, Proceeding of the 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Hamburg, Germany. 

159.    M. S. Hossain, M. A. Islam, A. M. Ali, M. Aghaei, M. M. Alam, A. R. M. Alamoud, K. Sopian and N. Amin , 2015 Pengarang, EFFECT OF SUBSTRATE TEMPERATURE OF ZnxCd1-xS THIN FILM GROWTH BY RF MAGNETRON SPUTTERING, Proceedings of the 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Hamburg, Germany, Sept. 14-18, 2015. 

160.    N. A. Khan, K. S. Rahman, M. Aghaei, F. Haque, M. A. Islam, A. R. M. Alamoud, K. Sopian and N. Amin , 2015 Pengarang, COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THERMAL ANNEALED AND LASER ANNEALED CDTE THIN FILMS GROWN BY RF MAGNETRON SPUTTERING, Proceedings of the 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Hamburg, Germany, 14-18 Sept 2015. 

161.    Ahmad Aizan Zulkefle, Maslan Zainon, Zaihasraf Zakaria, Mohd Ariff Mat Hanafiah, Nurul Huda Abdul Razak, Seyed Ahmad Shahahmadi, Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian and Nowshad Amin, A Comparative Study between Silicon Germanium and Germanium Solar Cells by Numerical Simulation, Applied Mechanics and Materials 2015, 761. 

162.    N. A. Khan, K. S. Rahman, T. H. Chowdhury, K. Sopian, A. M. Ali, M. M. Alam, N. Amin , Influence of Laser Wavelength Variation on the Laser Annealed CdTe Thin Films Grown by Thermal Evaporation , IEEE Regional Symposium on Nanoelectronics (RSM), 2015 K. Terengganu, Malaysia.

163.    K. S. Rahman, N. A. Khan, M. N. Imamzai, M. Akhtaruzzaman, K. Sopian, Z. A. Alothman, N. Amin , Investigation of the Annealing Time Effects on Cu Deposited CdTe Thin Films for Photovoltaic Application , RSM2015 Proc. 2015, K. Terengganu, Malaysia. 

164.    P. Chelvanathan, Z. Zakaria, Y. Yusoff, M. Akhtaruzzaman, N. Amin , Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films solar cells fabricated by sulphurization of single quaternary compound target RF-sputtered precursors , PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

165.    M. S. Hossain, N. A. Khan, M. Akhtaruzzaman, A. R. M. Alamoud, N. Amin , Fabrication and Characterization of ZnxCd1-xS/CdTe Thin film solar cells on ITO and FTO coated glass substrates , 25TH International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

166.    K. S. Rahman, H. Rashid, M. I. Hossain, N. Tabet, F. H. Alharbi, N. Amin , Growth and Characterization of RF-sputtered Tungsten (W) Thin Films Deposited at Various Substrate Temperatures , PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

167.    Haroon Rashid, K. S. Rahman, Mohammad I. Hossain, F. H. Alharbi, Nouar Tabet, Nowshad Amin, Deposition and Characterization of ultra-thin layer of Molybdenum by DC Magnetron Sputtering for Photovoltaic Applications , PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

168.    M. A. Islam, N. A. Khan, A. M.O. Sulaiman, M. S. Hossain,
M. Akhtaruzzaman, A.R.M. Alamoud, K. Sopian and N. Amin , Growth optimization of CdTe thin films by sputtering for CdS:O/CdTe solar cells , PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

169.    Yulisa Yusoff, Aisha M.O. Sulaiman, Ameen A. Ali, M. Mezbaul Alam,
A.RA. Alamoud, M. Akhtaruzzaman & N. Amin, Atmospheric pressure CVD of ZnS thin films - an alternative and potential deposition method for PV applications, PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition, 15/11/2015-20/11/2015, Busan, South Korea.

170.    T. H. Chowdhury, M. Aizat, A. K. M. Hasan, A. Islam, M. Idriss, N. Amin, M. Akhtaruzzaman , 2015 , Design and synthesis of new organic dyes for dye-sensitized solar cells for indoor light harvesting applications, PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

171.    Ahmad Aizan Zulkefle, Maslan Zainon, Zaihasraf Zakaria, Nurul Huda Abdul Razak, Kamaruzzaman Sopian and Nowshad Amin, Influence of laser annealing on amorphous sige thin film deposited by rf magnetron co-sputtering technique for solar cell application , PVSEC25: 25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

172.    P. Chelvanathan, Z. Zakaria, Y. Yusoff, M. Akhtaruzzaman, N. Amin, Influence of sulphurization process on the structural and optoelectronic properties of RF-sputtered Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films , PVSEC25:25th international Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference and Exhibition , 15/11/2015-20/11/2015 , Busan, South Korea.

3. Regional/National/Local conference proceedings:
  1. Nowshad Amin and Makoto Konagai, "Cost Effective, Environment Friendly 1µm-Thick Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells as a Renewable Energy Source for Terrestrial Usage", National Seminar on Energy in Buildings 2005, Malaysia, May 2005.
  2. Nowshad Amin and Makoto Konagai, “Significance of Absorber Thickness Reduction in CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells for Promising Terrestrial Usage – From the Perspective of Numerical Analysis”, Seminar on Advances in Malaysian Energy Research 2005, Malaysia, December 2005.
  3. Nowshad Amin and Shahrul Anizan, “The current energy scenario and prospects of alternative, renewable energy sources in Malaysia” National Seminar on Science, Technology and Social Sciences 2006, Kuantan, Malaysia, May 2006.
  4. Nowshad Amin and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Performance Analysis Of High Efficiency Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells By AMPS-1D”, Proceedings of EnCon2007, 1st Engineering Conference on Energy & Environment, December 27-28, 2007, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, ENCON2007-022.  Pages 69-73, ISBN: 983-9257-34-XXXXX.
  5. M.A. Alghoul, K. Sopian, N. Amin, and M.A.M. Teridi, “Prospects of Photovoltaic Powered Crop Production Greenhouse – An Optimistic Case Study for Aqaba in Jordan”, Proceedings of EnCon2007, 1st Engineering Conference on Energy & Environment, December 27-28, 2007, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, ENCON2007-132. Pages 442-450. ISBN: 983-9257-34-XXXXX.
  6. Wong Tzu Ling, Nowshad Amin, Eu Poh Leng and Ibrahim Ahmad, “Intermetallic Compound Microstructure and Solder Joint Strength Characterization of SnAgCu and SnAg Lead-Free Solder Sphere on FCPBGA”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-117.
  7. Zainudin Kornain, Nowshad Amin and Azman Jalar, “Effect of Underfill Properties on Solder Bump Reliability under Accelerated Temperature Cycling in HiCTE Ceramic Flip Chip Ball Grid Array (FC-CBGA)”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-207.
  8. Lam Zi Yi, Nowshad Amin and Ang Ye Cheah, “Integrated Circuit Test Fixture Limitation Analysis from Experimental and Simulation Approach”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-208.
  9. Nowshad Amin, Puvaneswaran Chelvanathan and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Effect of Thickness and Operating Temperature on Copper-Indium-Selenium (CIS) Solar Cells with Various Buffer Layers from Numerical Analysis”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-209.
  10. Mahmud Abdul Matin Bhuiyan, Nowshad Amin and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “Effects of Absorber and Window Layer Thickness on CdS/CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells from Numerical Analysis by SCAPS 1D”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-210.
  11. S. M. A. Motakabber, Nowshad Amin and Mohd Alauddin Mohd Ali, “Antenna Design for RFID Systems Using Planer Inductor”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-214.
  12. Fariborz Jahanshah, Nowshad Amin, Nilofar Asim, Kamaruzzaman Sopian and Saleem H.Zaidi, “Implantation Impact on Silicon Solar Cells with Two-dimensional Texturing”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-215.
  13. Ye Cheah Ang, Nowshad Amin and Zi Yi Lam, “Effect of Plasma Cleaning Process in the Wettability of Flip Chip PBGA Substrate”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-216.
  14. Wong Tzu Ling, Nowshad Amin, Eu Poh Leng and Ibrahim Ahmad, “Lead Free Solder Wrinkle Surface Improvement on FCPBGA”, 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-217.
  15. M. I. Kabir, Nowshad Amin, and Kamaruzzaman Sopian, “A Comparative Study on Amorphous Silicon based Thin Film Solar Cells by AMPS-1D” 2008 Regional Student Conference on Research and Development, SCOReD 2008, IEEE, UTM Malaysia, November 26-27, ISBN: 978-1-4244-2869-4, page-228.
  16. Zainudin Kornain, Nowshad Amin and Ibrahim Ahmad, “Proceeding of the 15th Regional Symposium on Chemical Engineering in conjunction with the 22nd Symposium of Malaysia Chemical Engineers, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Dec 2 –Dec 3, 2008, vol 2, page 981, ISBN 978-983-2982-23-4.
  17. M. I. Kabir, Chan Yin Meng And Nowshad Amin, “High Efficiency Triple Junction Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Solar Cell Design and Analysis By AMPS-1D”, Proceedings of Seminar on Progress of Solar Energy Research & Development 2008, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 21 & 22 October, 2008; Pages 119-124, ISBN 978-967-5048-31-9.
  18. Mahmud Abdul Matin Bhuiyan, Lu Hwei Fong And Nowshad Amin, “Effects of Bi-Layer Insertion to High Efficiency Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells from Numerical Analysis”,  Proceedings of Seminar on Progress of Solar Energy Research & Development 2008, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 21 & 22 October, 2008; Pages 125-130, ISBN 978-967-5048-31-9.
  19. Subiyanto, Azah Mohamed, Nowshad Amin, Muhammad Nizam, “Dynamic Models of A Stand-Alone Photovoltaic System”, Proceedings of Seminar on Progress of Solar Energy Research & Development 2008, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 21 & 22 October, 2008; Pages  217 228, ISBN 978-967-5048-31-9.
  20. Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Abdul Latif Ibrahim, Nilofar Asim , Nowshad Amin, And Saleem H. Zaidi, “Can A High-Tech Silicon Photovoltaic (PV) be A Cottage Industry?”, Proceedings of Seminar on Progress of Solar Energy Research & Development 2008, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 21 & 22 October, 2008; Pages 301-308, ISBN 978-967-5048-31-9.
  21. M. Yusof Sulaiman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, M. A. Alghoul, Nowshad Amin, Zahari Ibarahim, “Increasing Solar Cell Efficiency”, Proceedings of Seminar on Progress of Solar Energy Research & Development 2008, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 21 & 22 October, 2008; Pages 337-353, ISBN 978-967-5048-31-9.
  22. Subiyanto, Azah Mohamed, Nowshad Amin, Muhammad Nizam, “Dynamic Models of a Standalone Photovoltaic System”, Proceedings of Seminar on Progress of Solar Energy Research & Development 2008, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 21 & 22 October, 2008; Pages 217-228, ISBN 978-967-5048-31-9.
  23. S.M.A. Motakabber, Nowshad Amin and Mohd Alauddin Mohd Ali, “Active Notch Filter Design For 13.56 Mhz RFID Systems”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, page-29.
  24. Mahmud Abdul Matin Bhuiyan, Lu Hwei Fong and Nowshad Amin, “Effect of Window Layer in High Efficiency Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, page-30.
  25. M. I. Kabir, Chan Yin Meng and Nowshad Amin, "Performance Analysis of a Single Junction Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Solar Cell by AMPS-1D”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, page-31.
  26. Z.Kornain, Y.C.Ang, Z.Y.Lam, N. Amin and A.Jalar, “The Investigation of Die Back Edge Cracking in Flip Chip Ceramic Ball Grid Array Package (FC-CBGA)”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, page-33.
  27. Mohd Rusli Ibrahim and Nowshad Amin, “The Challenges of Fine Pitch Wire Bonding In
    Semiconductor Packaging”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, page-34.
  28. Ang Ye Cheah, Nowshad Amin, Zainudin Kornain and Lam Zi Yi, “Study on Various Types of Clean and No-Clean Flux on the Flux Stability by Using Thermal Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA)”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, 2008, page-36.
  29. Z.Y. Lam, Z. Kornain, Y.C. Ang and N. Amin, “Practical Analysis on POGO PIN Test Fixture Induced Mechanical Damages and Its Root Causes”, Engineering Postgraduate Conference (EPC) 2008, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, October 21-22, page-38.
  30. Zi Yi Lam, H. W. Koay and Nowshad Amin, “FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS ON AN NOVEL DESIGN OF SEMICONDUCTOR FINAL TESTING TEST FIXTURE”, Regional Engineering Postgraduate Conference 2009, 21 - 20 October 2009, Putrajaya, Malaysia.
  31. Tamer T N Khatib, Azah Mohamed, Nowshad Amin, “An efficient standalone photovoltaic system design for mobile communication transceivers”, Regional Engineering Postgraduate Conference 2009, 21 - 20 October 2009, Putrajaya, Malaysia.
  32. M. I. Kabir, Abrar H. Quadery, Mohammad Aminul Islam, Zahari Ibarahim and Nowshad Amin, “Performance Analysis of Amorphous Silicon Oxide (a-SiO:H) Single Junction Thin Film Solar Cells Using AMPS-1D”, Environmental Science and Technology Conference 2009 (ESTEC ’09), Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, December 7-8, 2009, Malaysia. Pages 1-6.
  33. M. Ayub, Mohd Jailani Mohd Nor, Nowshad Amin, Rozli Zulkifli, Azli Arifin; Development of an automated acoustic absorber panel using coir fiber, The 3rd Regional Conference on Noise, Vibration and Comfort (NVC 2010), 28-30th June, 2010

  34. M. Ayub, M. J. M. Nor, N. Amin, M. Hosseini Fouladi, R. Zulkifli, Analytical modeling technique for the prediction of coir fiber acoustical behavior, The 3rd Regional Conference on Noise, Vibration and Comfort (NVC 2010), 28-30th June, 2010