2013 Publications

Journal & Conference Proceedings

  1. D.N.A. Zaidel, S.K.A Rahim, N. Seman, C.L. Chew and N.H. Khamis, “A Design of Octagon Shaped 3-dB Ultra Wideband Coupler Using Multilayer Technology”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol.55, No.1, pg 127-130, 2013. (Impact Factor 0.618).
  2. O.Ahmad Mashaal, S. K. A. Rahim, A. Y. Abdulrahman, M. I. Sabran, M. S. A . Rani and P.S.Hall, “A Coplanar Waveguide Fed Two Arm Archimedean Spiral Slot Antenna with Improved Bandwidth, IEEE. Transaction on Antenna and Propagation, Vol.61, No.2, 2013. (Impact Factor 2.151)
  3.  M. S. A. Rani, S. K. A. Rahim, H. Rezaie, F. D. Dahalan, M. I. Sabran, M. Z. M. Nor, and A. Zainal, “Directional Uwb Antenna with A Parabolic Ground Structure and Split Ring Resonator for A 5.8 GHz Band Notch”, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Application (JEMWA),Vol.27, No.1, 2013. (Impact Factor 2.965).
  4. M. Z. M. Nor, S. K. A. Rahim, M. I. Sabran and F. Malek, “Dual-Band, Parabolic, Slotted Ground Plane Directive Antenna for WLAN Applications”, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Application (JEMWA), Vol. 27, No.2, 2013. (Impact Factor 2.965).
  5. T. L. Yim, S. K. A. Rahim, and R. Dewan, “Reconfigurable Wide Band And Narrow Band Tapered Slot Vivaldi Antenna With Ring Slot Pairs”, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Application (JEMWA), Vol. 27, No.3, 2013. (Impact Factor 2.965).
  6. S. M. Noghabaei, S. K. A. Rahim, P. J. Soh, M. Abedian, G. A. E. Vandenbosch, “A Dual-Band Circularly-Polarized Patch Antenna with a Novel Asymmetric Slot for WiMAX Application”, Radio Engineering Journal, Vol. 22, No.1, 2013. (Impact Factor 0.739).
  7.  Muhammad Z. B. M. Nor, Sharul K. A. Rahim, Mursyidul I. B. Sabran, and Mohd S. B. A. Rani, “Wideband  Planar  Wilkinson  Power  Divider Using Double-Sided Parallel-Strip Line Technique”, Progress in Electromagnetic Research PIER C, Vol. 36, 181-193, 2013. (SCOPUS)
  8. Fadalia D. Dahalan, Sharul K. A. Rahim, Mohamd R. Hamid, Muhammad Z. M. Nor, Mohd S. A. Rani, and Peter Hall, “Archimedean   Spiral   Antenna   With   Band Notched Characteristics”, Progress in Electromagnetic Research PIER C, Vol. 37, 83-94,2013. (SCOPUS)
  9. Kesavan Ulaganathen, Tharek Abdul Rahman, Sharul Kamal Abdul Rahim, and Rafiqul Md Islam, “Review of Rain Attenuation Studies in Tropical and Equatorial Regions in Malaysia – An Overview,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Vol.55, No. 1,2013. (Impact Factor 0.968).
  10. A. M. IBRAHIM, S. K. A. RAHIM, A. Y. ABDULRAHMAN, K. G. TAN, A. W. REZA, Multi-Beamwidth Antenna Beamforming Network Using Butler Matrix, Optoelectronics And Advanced Materials-Rapid Communications, Vol. 7, no. 3-4, 2013.(Impact Factor 0.304).
  11. Ashraf A. Adam, Sharul Kamal Abdul Rahim ,Kim Geok Tan, Ahmed Wasif Reza, “Design of 3.1–12 GHz Printed Elliptical Disc Monopole Antenna with Half Circular Modified Ground Plane for UWB Application”, Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 69, pp. 535 549, 2013. (Impact Facror 0.458)
  12. N. S. Muklas, S. K. A. Rahim, N. Seman, D. N. A. Zaidel, K. G. Tan, and A. W. Reza, “A design of compact ultra wideband coupler for Butler Matrix”, Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 70, no. 2, pp. 915-926, 2013. (Impact Factor 0.458).
  13. B.M. Sa’ad, S.K.A.Rahim and Raimi Dewan, “Compact Wide-Band Branch-Line Coupler With Meander Line, Cross And Two-Steps Stubs”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol.55, No.8, 2013. (Impact Factor 0.618).
  14. D. N. Abang Zaidel, S. K. A. Rahim, N. Seman, A.S. Ashraf Abdulrahman, T. A. Rahman, P.Hall, “Compact Multilayer 3db Directional Coupler Design For Uwb Applications And Its Analysis On Misalignment For Coupler Performances”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 2013. (Impact Factor 0.618).
  15. R. Dewan, S. K. A. Rahim, S. F. Ausordin, F. Malek, S.N.Azemi, A.Y. Abdulrahman, “A Dual-Band Array Using Dome-Shaped Patches”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 2013. (Impact Factor 0.618).
  16. Suhanya Jayaprakasam, Sharul K. A. Rahim and Chee Y. Leow, “A Pareto Elite Selection Genetic Algorithm for Random Antenna Array Beamforming with Low Sidelobe Level”, Progress in Electromagnetic Research PIER B, 2013. (SCOPUS)
  17. Raimi Dewan, Sharul K. A. Rahim, Siti F. Ausordin, and Teddy Purnamirza, “The Improvement Of Array Antenna Performance With The Implementation Of An Artificial Magnetic Conductor (AMC) Ground Plane And In-Phase Superstrate”, Progress in Electromagnetic Research PIER, Vol. 140, 147-167, 2013. (Impact Factor 5.298)
  18. N. M. Jizat, S.K.A.Rahim, M. Z. M. Nor, A. Y. Abdulrahman, M. F. Jamlos, M. I. Sabran, “Beamforming Network Using Dual Band- Dual Beam Reduced Size Butler Matrices”, Radio Engineering Journal, 2013 (Accepted).(Impact Factor 0.739).
  19. D.N.A. Zaidel, S.K.A. Rahim, N. Seman, T.A. Rahman, R. Dewan, S.F. Ausordin, P.S. Hall, “The Effect of Edges in the Performance of a Novel Design of Mountain Shaped Coupler for Ultra Wideband Beamforming”, Radio Engineering Journal, 2013 (Accepted). (Impact Factor 0.739).
  20. S. N. A. M. Ghazali, N. Seman, M. K. A. Rahim and S. K. A. Rahim, “Wideband Quadrature Hybrid Coupler using Microstrip-to-Slot Transition with Multilayer Technology”, Journal of Basic and Applied Physics, 2013. (Scopus)
  21. Hadibah Ramli, Sharul Kamal Abdul Rahim, Tharek Abd Rahim, Muhammad Muhaimin Aminuddin, “Optimization Of Zinc Sulfide (Zns) Electron Affinity In Copper Indium Sulfide (Cis) Based Photovoltaic Cell” Chalcogenide Letters, Vol. 10, No.5, 2013.(Impact Factor 0.835)
  22. Siti Nor Ain Mohamed Ghazali, Norhudah Seman,Mohamad Kamal A. Rahim, Sharul Kamal Abdul Rahim, Khairul Huda Yusof, “Design of Wideband Rectangular-Shaped Coupler with Virtual Short Stubs for Wireless Communication Applications”, Wireless Personal Communications, 2013.(Impact Factor 0.458).