Dr. Muhammad Numan

  • Dr. Muhammad Numan

    Weyandt Hall 306A
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    Indiana, Pennsylvania. 15705
    724-357-2318

    mznuman@iup.edu

    Education

    PhD College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, 1982, Experimental Solid State Physics
    BSc (Honors), Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 1972

    Teaching

    Graduate and undergraduate level. Distance education courses. Experimental labs.

    Research

    • Materials characterization using Rutherford Backscattering and Channeling, Transmission and Scanning Electron Microscopy. Material modification using ion implantation for device application.
    • Electrical transport measurements, electrical carrier profiling of ion implanted shallow junctions in silicon nanostructures. Oxidation studies for silicon micro and nanotechnology. Characterization of metal-semiconductor interface.
    • Optical Characterization of semiconductor materials. Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Ellipsometry.
    • Physics education research.