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Dr Mikhail Vasiliev

Research Fellow

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 6304 5809, Mobile: +61863045302, Email: m.vasiliev@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO23.243
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  6304 5809  
Mobile: +61863045302  
Email: m.vasiliev@ecu.edu.au   
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO23.243  

 

Background

  • 2008-present: Senior Research Fellow, ESRI, ECU
  • 2005-2008: Research Fellow, ESRI, ECU
  • 2002-2004: Physicist, Optoelectronics Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria
  • 2001:  Development Engineer, JDS Uniphase Pty Ltd, Sydney, NSW

Research Areas and Interests

  • Nanotechnology and micro/nanofabrication process development
  • Optics and photonics
  • Optical fibre technology
  • Materials science (synthesis and characterisation of new materials for applications in nanophotonics)
  • Magneto-optic materials and their applications
  • Development and characterisation of nanostructured material systems

Staff Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Victoria University .

Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Advanced Glazing Systems for Solar Energy Harvesting and Radiation Control,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Linkage (Projects),  2013 - 2016,  $1,236,173.
  • Further Design and Development of Selective Sunshine Glazing (SSG) Systems to Use in Glass Window Panels Capable of Heat Protection Simultaneous with Harvesting of the Incident Solar Energy,  Tropiglas Technologies Ltd.,  Grant,  2012,  $877,647.
  • Advanced solar control coatings for energy-saving and energy-harvesting windows,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2013,  2013,  $119,902.
  • Feasibility study, design and development of Selective Sunshade Glazing (SSG) systems for use in glass window panels capable of heat protection simultaneous with harvesting of the incident solar energy,  Tropiglas Technologies Ltd.,  Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $302,450.
  • Manufacture and Characterisation of Novel Diffusion-Doped Electro-Optic Patterned Waveguide Structures on Lithium Niobate Substrates,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2009 - 2010,  $60,000.
  • Ultra-high-speed Infrared Light Modulators and Magneto-Optic Light Controllers for Telecommunications Industry Applications,  Nortel Networks,  Grant - Development,  2009 - 2010,  $25,000.
  • Magnetics-based Telemetry System for the Core Level Indicator System (CLIS),  Coretrack Limited,  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $35,000.
  • LiveLens,  Live Technologies Ltd,  Grant,  2007 - 2009,  $122,176.
  • Application-specific nanostructured optical coatings for novel nanophotonic sensors and improving the performance of VCSELs, optical interconnects and photovoltaic solar panels,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2008,  $20,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Shaposhnikov, A., Prokopov, A., Karavainikov , A., Berzhansky, V., Mikhailova, T., Kotov, V., Balabanov, D., Sharay, I., Salyuk, O., Vasiliev, M., Golub, V., (2014), Modification of Bi:YIG film properties by substrate surface ion pre-treatment. Materials Research Bulletin, 55(7), 19-25, Netherlands, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.materresbull.2014.03.035.
  • Belotelov, V., Kreilkamp, LE., Kalish, AN., Akimov, I., Bykov, D., Kasture, S., Yallapragada, V., Gopal, A., Grishin, AM., Khartsev, SI., Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Doskolovich, L., Yakovlev, D., Alameh, K., Zvezdin, AK., Bayer, M., (2014), Magnetophotonic intensity effects in hybrid metal-dielectric structures. Physical Review B, 89(4), 19, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.89.045118.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2014), Growth, Characterization, and Properties of Bi1.8Lu1.2Fe3.6Al1.4O12 garnet films prepared using two different substrate temperatures. International Journal of Materials Engineering Innovation.
  • Belotelov, V., Kreilkamp, LE., Akimov, I., Kalish, A., Bykov, D., Kasture, S., Yallapragada, V., Gopal, A., Grishin, AM., Khartsev, SI., Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Doskolovich, L., Yakovlev, D., Alameh, K., Zvezdin, AK., Bayer, M., (2013), Plasmon-mediated magneto-optical transparency. Nature Communications, 4(N/A), 1-7, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms3128.
  • Pohl, M., Kreilkamp, LE., Belotelov, V., Akimov, I., Kalish, A., Khokhlov, N., Yallapragada, V., Gopal, A., Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Yakovlev, D., Alameh, K., Zvezdin, A., Bayer, M., (2013), Tuning of the transverse magneto-optical Kerr effect in magneto-plasmonic crystals. New Journal Of Physics, 15(Article number 075024), 1-14, DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/15/7/075024.
  • Kotov, V., Popkov, A., Soloviev, SV., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Alam, M., Balabanov, DE., (2012), Magnetic heterostructures with low coercivity for high-performance magneto-optic devices. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 46(3), Article number035001, England, DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/46/3/035001.
  • Abdelrahman, A., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2011), The macroscopic quantum phase of ultracold degenerate gases in the asymmetrical two-dimensional magnetic lattice. Solid State Communications, 151(11), 859-863, DOI: 10.1016/j.ssc.2011.03.010.
  • Nguyen, L., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2011), Three-wave fiber Fabry-Perot interferometer for simultaneous measurement of temperature and water salinity of seawater. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 23(7), 450-452, United States, DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2011.2109057.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Kotov, V., (2011), Synthesis of high-performance magnetic garnet materials and garnet-bismuth oxide nanocomposites using physical vapor deposition followed by high-temperature crystallization. Pure and Applied Chemistry, 83(11), 1971-1980, DOI: 10.1351/PAC-CON-11-02-02.
  • Das, N., Karar, A., Tan, CL., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Lee, YT., (2011), Metal-semiconductor-metal (MSM) photodetectors with plasmonic nanogratings. Pure and Applied Chemistry, 83(11), 2107-2113, DOI: 10.1351/PAC-CON-11-01-13.
  • Vasiliev, M., Nur E Alam, N., Alameh, K., Premchander, P., Lee, Y., Kotov, VA., Lee, YP., (2011), Annealing behaviour and crystal structure of RF-sputtered Bi-substituted dysprosium iron-garnet films having excess co-sputtered Bi-oxide content. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 44(7), art. no. 075002 , England, DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/44/7/075002.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Kotov, V., (2011), Physical Properties and Behaviour of Highly Bi-Substituted Magneto-Optic Garnets for Applications in Integrated Optics and Photonics. Advances in Optical Technologies, 2011(Article number 971267), 7p., DOI: 10.1155/2011/971267.
  • Das, N., Karar, A., Vasiliev, M., Tan, CL., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2011), Analysis of nano-grating-assisted light absorption enhancement in metal-semiconductor-metal photodetectors patterned using focused ion-beam lithography. Optics Communications, 284(6), 1694-1700, DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2010.11.065.
  • Abdelrahman, A., Kang, HS., Yim, SY., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2011), Spatially resolved inhomogeneous depressions of the excitons Zeeman splitting in an integrated magnetic-multiple quantum wells system. Journal of Applied Physics, 110(1), 5, United States, DOI: 10.1063/1.3603000.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Kotov, VA., Alameh, K., (2011), Highly bismuth-substituted, record-performance magneto-optic garnet materials with low coercivity for applications in integrated optics, photonic crystals, imaging and sensing. Optical Material Express, 1(3), 413-427.
  • Abdelrahman, A., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Hannaford, P., (2010), Asymmetrical two-dimensional magnetic lattices for ultracold atoms. Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics), 82(1), 6p, USA, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.82.012320.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2010), Nano-structured magnetic photonic crystals for magneto-optic polarization controllers at the communication-band wavelengths. Optical and Quantum Electronics, 41(9), 661-669, United States, DOI: 10.1007/s11082-010-9374-2.
  • Das, N., Karar, A., Vasiliev, M., Tan, CL., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2010), Analysis of nano-grating-assisted light absorption enhancement in metal?semiconductor?metal photodetectors patterned using focused ion-beam lithography. Optics Communications, n/a(n/a), 7p., DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2010.11.065.
  • Vasiliev, M., Nur E Alam, N., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., Belotelov, V., Burkov, V., Zvezdin, A., (2009), RF magnetron sputtered (BiDy)?(FeGa)?O??:Bi?O? composite garnet-oxide materials possessing record magneto-optic quality in the visible spectral region. Optics Express, 17(22), 19520-19535, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.019519.
  • Wo, P., Munroe, P., Vasiliev, M., Xie, Z., Alameh, K., Kotov, V., (2009), A Novel Technique for Microstructure Characterization of Garnet Films. Optical Materials, 32(2), 315-322, The Netherlands, DOI: 10.1016/j.optmat.2009.07.025.
  • Vasiliev, M., Wo, P., Alameh, K., Munroe, P., Xie, Z., Kotov, V., Burkov, V., (2009), Microstructural characterization of sputtered garnet materials and all-garnet magnetic heterostructures: establishing the technology for magnetic photonic crystal fabrication. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 42(13), Article number 135003, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/42/13/135003.
  • Vasiliev, M., Alam, M., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., Belotelov, V., Burkov, V., Zvezdin, A., (2009), RF magnetron sputtered (BiDy)3(FeGa)5O12:Bi2O3 composite garnet-oxide materials possessing record magneto-optic quality in the visible spectral region. Optics Express, 17(22), 19519-19535, United States.

Conference Publications

  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., (2013), Recent Developments in magneto-optic garnet-type thin-film materials synthesis. Procedia Engineering, at press(30 June - 5 July 2013), 11p, Netherlands.
  • El Mouedden, Y., Alghamedi, R., Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2012), Thin Film Coatings for Solar and Thermal Radiation Control Prepared by Physical Vapour Deposition. Thin Film Coatings for Solar and Thermal Radiation Control Prepared by Physical Vapour Deposition , 83-86.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2012), Effect of substrate temperature on the magneto-optic properties of Bi1.8Lu1.2Fe3.6Al1.4O12 garnet films prepared by RF sputtering. Advanced Nano Materials for Industrial Applications, 85-90.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., (2012), Garnet nanocomposite for use in magnetic photonic crystals prepared by composition adjustment in the Bi?Fe?O???Bi?Dy?Fe?Ga? O?? material system. Applications of Nano Materials: Electronics, Energy and Environment, 143?148.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2012), New Class of Garnet Nanocomposites for Use in Magnetic Photonic Crystals Prepared by RF Magnetron Co-sputtering. Proceedings of the 2012 9th International Conference on High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 184-187, Piscataway, N. J., DOI: 10.1109/HONET.2012.6421460.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., (2011), Garnet Multilayer Thin Film Structure with Magnetostatically-Altered andImproved Magnetic Properties prepared by RF Magnetron Sputtering. High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2011, 177-181, Piscataway, N. J..
  • Abdelrahman, A., Kang, H., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2011), Magnetic Micro-Trapping of Excitons in Multiple Quantum Wells System Using Local Field Minima. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering , 7937(23-26 January 2011), Article number 793722, Piscataway, NJ, USA, DOI: 10.1117/12.888716.
  • Abdelrahman, A., H. Kang, H., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2011), Inhomogeneous Spin-Dependent Spatial Distribution of Excitons in An Integrated Magnetic-Multiple Quantum Wells System. Ultrafast Phenomena in Semiconductors and Nanostructure Materials XV (Proceedings Volume) Proceedings of SPIE Volume: 7937, 7937(23-26 January 2011), art no 793723, DOI: DOI: 10.1117/12.888719.
  • Kotov, VA., Burkov, VI., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Balabanov, DE., Shavrov, VG., Koledov, VV., (2010), RF-sputtered ultrathin iron-garnet films on glass substrates: transitional layers. IIIrd International Conference "Crystal Materials' 2010" ICCM' 2010 Program and abstract book, 177, Kharkov, Ukraine.
  • Kotov, V., Alameh, K., Balabanov, DE., Burkov, VI., Vasiliev, M., Koledov, VV., Shavrov, VG., Vetoshko, PM., (2010), Magnetic photonic crystals - technological considerations., 48-49, Donetsk, Ukraine.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Valli, C., (2010), Magneto-optical visualisation for high-resolution forensic data recovery using advanced thin film nano-materials. Proceedings of the 2010 International Cyber Resilience Conference, 78-82, Joondalup, WA.
  • Das, N., Karar, A., Vasiliev, M., Tan, CL., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2010), Groove Shape-Dependent Absorption Enhancement of 850 nm MSM Photodetectors with Nano-Gratings. Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), 2010 10th IEEE Conference on, 289-293, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/NANO.2010.5697754.
  • Vasiliev, M., Nur E Alam, N., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., (2010), High-performance thin-film garnet materials for magneto-optic and nanophotonic applications. High-performance thin-film garnet materials for Magneto-Optic and nanophotonic applications, 91-92, USA, DOI: 10.1109/COMMAD.2010.5699797.
  • Vasiliev, M., Nur E Alam, N., Kotov, V., Alameh, K., (2010), The properties of nanocomposite (BiDy)?(FeGa)?O??:Bi?O? magneto-optic garnet films for applications in nanophotonics, ultrafast switching and integrated optoelectronics. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 258-261, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/HONET.2010.5715785.
  • Das, N., Karar, A., Tan, CL., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2010), MSM Photodetectors with Plasmonic Nano-Gratings. Proceedings of International Conference on Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (NANO- 2010), 377-382, India.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Kotov, VK., Alameh, K., (2010), High-quality RF-sputtered Magneto-optic Garnet Films of Bi1.8Lu1.2Fe3.6Al1.4O12 with Low Coercivity for Applications in Integrated Optics, Imaging and Sensing Devices. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2010, 62-66, Online, DOI: 10.1109/HONET.2010.5715793.
  • Kotov, V., Burkov, V., Vasiliev, M., Nur E Alam, N., Alameh, K., Balabanov, D., Belotelov, V., Shavrov, V., Zvezdin, K., (2009), Sputtered bismuth iron garnet composite films with record magnetooptical quality and uniaxial magnetic anisotropy. Sputtered bismuth iron garnet composite films with record magnetooptical quality and uniaxial magnetic anisotropy, 198, Simferopol, Crimea, Ukraine.
  • Abdelrahman, A., Hannaford, P., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2009), Multipartite Entanglement in a Discrete Magnetic Bands Magnetic Lattice. Communications and Photonics Conference and Exhibition (ACP), 2009 Asia, ThEE4, USA.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2009), Novel Thin-film Garnet Materials for Magneto-Optic Device Applications. The 10th Postgraduate Electrical Engineering & Computing Symposium.
  • Alam, M., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Kotov, VA., (2009), RF-Sputtered Bi-Substituted Iron Garnet Composite Films for Visible-Range Magnetooptics. Asia Communications and Photonics 2009, 7631, 76311F(2 Nov 2009), 76311F-1, SPIE.
  • Alam, M., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2009), Nano-Structured Magnetic Photonic Crystals for Magneto-Optic Polarization Controllers at the Communication-band Wavelengths. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelecteonic Devices NUSOD2009, 5-6, Piscataway, NJ., DOI: 10.1109/NUSOD.2009.5297226.
  • Alam, M., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Kotov, V., (2009), RF-Sputtered Bi-Substituted Iron Garnet Composite Films for Visible-Range Magnetooptics. Asia Communications and Photonics Conference and Exhibition ACP 2009, ThEE 1.
  • Kotov, V., Burkov, V., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Balabanov, D., Belotelov, V., Shavrov, VG., Zvezdin, K., (2009), Magnetooptics of ultrathin iron-garnet films and transitional layers with thickness down to 1 nm. Magnetooptics uf ultrathin iron-garnet films and transitional layers with thickness down to 1 nm, Book of Abstracts(Oct 5-10, 2009), 199, Taurida National V.I. Vernadsky University, Simferopol, Crimea, Ukraine.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., (2009), Nano-Structured Magnetic Photonic Crystals for Magneto-Optic Polarization Controllers at the Communication-band Wavelengths. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelecteonic Devices NUSOD2009, 5-6, Piscataway, NJ., DOI: 10.1109/NUSOD.2009.5297226.
  • Nur E Alam, N., Vasiliev, M., Alameh, K., Kotov, V., (2009), RF-Sputtered Bi-Substituted Iron Garnet Composite Films for Visible-Range Magnetooptics. Proceedings of SPIE. Optoelectronic Materials and Devices IV, 7631(2-6 Nov 2009), 76311F-1 to 76311F-8, United States.

Research Student Supervision

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Master of Engineering Science,  Silver (ag) Nanoparticle Based Masks For The Development Of Antireflection Subwavelength Structures In Gaas And Si Solar Cells.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  High Performance Magneto-optic Garnet Materials For Integrated Optics And Photonics.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Magnetic Micro-confinement Of Quantim Degenerate Gases: An Approach To Quantum Computing.

Associate Supervisor

  • Opto-vlsi Processing For Reconfigurable Optical Devices.
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