H. M. Srivastava (Hari Mohan Srivastava) has held the position of Professor Emeritus in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Victoria in Canada since 2006, having joined the faculty there in 1969, first as an Associate Professor (1969–1974) and then as a Full Professor (1974–2006). He began his university-level teaching career right after having received his M.Sc. degree in 1959 at the age of 19 years from the University of Allahabad in India. He earned his Ph.D. degree in 1965 while he was a full-time member of the teaching faculty at the J. N. V. University of Jodhpur in India. He has held numerous visiting research and honorary chair positions at many universities and research institutes in different parts of the world. Having received several D.Sc. (honoris causa) degrees as well as honorary memberships and honorary fellowships of many scientific academies and learned societies around the world, he is also actively associated editorially with numerous international scientific research journals. His current research interests include several areas of Pure and Applied Mathematical Sciences such as (for example) Real and Complex Analysis, Fractional Calculus and Its Applications, Integral Equations and Transforms, Higher Transcendental Functions and Their Applications, q-Series and qPolynomials, Analytic Number Theory, Analytic and Geometric Inequalities, Probability and Statistics, and Inventory Modelling and Optimization. He has published 26 books, monographs and edited volumes, 30 book (and encyclopedia) chapters, 45 papers in international conference proceedings, and more than 1,100 scientific research articles in peer-reviewed international journals, as well as Forewords and Prefaces to many books and journals, and so on. In the year 2015 he was named Thomson-Reuters Highly Cited Researcher. Further details about his other professional achievements and scholarly accomplishments, as well as honors, awards and distinctions, can be found at the following Web Site: URL: http://www.math.uvic.ca/faculty/harimsri/
Dr. Cody P Coyne is Professor of Molecular Pharmacology and Immunology in the department of basic science at Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine at Wise Center. His research interests are Pharmaceutical design, Pharmaceutical synthesis, Chemotherapy / Oncology, Immunology. He is a veterinary doctoral graduate from the University of California. He is elected as Robert Holland Faculty Senate President at Mississippi State University. He is Faculty Organization President in the college of veterinary medicine, Mississippi State University.
Mr. Karre has about 13 years of experience as Process Engineer in the Refinery and Chemical industry. He has completed Masters in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University and presently working as a "Lead Process Engineer" in Worley Group. He has worked on a range of assignments including grassroots process design, process debottleneck studies, process feasibility studies, and process safety analysis. He has experience in crude-vacuum (CDU-VDU), fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) and light crude fractionation, amine recovery unit (ARU), sour water stripper unit (SWS), hydrocracker, sulfur recovery and tail gas treatment (SRU & TGTU), Kerosene (Jet) treater, plant utilities (boiler, cooling tower, ion exchange, neutralization system, water softeners, deaerators, filtration, steam and condensate system, air, and nitrogen), offshore gas processing, wellhead operations, aromatic recovery unit (sulfolane process), reformer feed preparation, hydrotreating of Naphtha, Benzene and Toluene separation, and refinery tank farm operations. He is proficient in the latest process simulation software packages such as PRO-II, Promax 4.0, Aspen HYSYS, heat exchanger design software HTRI (XIST), tray design using KG Tower and Sulcol softwares, AFT Fathom/Arrow, Fisher specification manager, and Flarenet. Management responsibilities included monitoring schedule by process activity, and coordinating with other disciplines, workshare office, and clients.
Apart from the full-time work, Mr. Karre is also contributing to the chemical engineering and petroleum research industry. He has done extensive research in Fischer-Tropsch catalysis and published two scientific Journal Papers in Catalysis Today. He is actively involved in peer-review of scientific Journal Papers and actively participating in several technical conferences in chemical/petroleum fields.
Topwe Milongwe Mwene-Mbeja
University of Lubumbashi Democratic Republic of the Congo
University of Lubumbashi Democratic Republic of the Congo
Topwe Mwene-Mbeja currently works as a professor of organic chemistry at the Department of chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Lubumbashi, D. R. Congo. He received Ph.D. in Organic chemistry at Laval University, Quebec, Canada. He is a member of the association of graduates of Laval University. He is also a member of University of Manitoba Alumni Association, Manitoba, Canada, and a Representative of Lubumbashi University to Canadian Universities. He is a researcher at Hydro-Quebec Institute in environment, development and society of Laval University, Quebec, Canada. Topwe Mwene-Mbeja does research in Medicinal Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry and Organic Chemistry. His group is interested in the discovery of biologically active natural products possessing properties against cancer. His group is also interested in green chemistry projects related to the prevention of pollution of the environment and sustainable development.
Dr. Hongwei Wu has holds a first degree and Doctorate in Mechanical and Thermal Engineering (Thermofluids). Prior to his current appoint as the Senior Lecture in School of Engineering and Technology at University of Hertfordshire, UK, Dr. Wu has an academic/research profile previously developed at Northumbria University, University of the West of Scotland, Birmingham University and Brunel University London in UK, University of British Columbia & University of Alberta in Canada, as well as Beihang University in China. He has nearly twenty years’ research experiences in the energy & flow physics with particular emphasis on renewable energy sources such as solar energy; energy storage and heat recovery; development and application of modelling techniques and control strategies for the thermal design, performance prediction and optimization; and heat transfer and heat exchangers. He has an international profile with more than 110 peer-reviewed journal and conference publications in his academic career.
Dr. Osman Adiguzel graduated from Department of Physics, Ankara University, Turkey in 1974 and received PhD- degree from Dicle University, Diyarbakir-Turkey. He studied at Surrey University, Guildford, UK, as a post doctoral research scientist in 1986-1987, and his studies focused on shape memory alloys. He worked as research assistant, 1975-80, at Dicle University and shifted to Firat University in 1980. He became professor in 1996, and he has already been working as professor. He published over 50 papers in international and national journals; He joined over 100 conferences and symposia in international and national level as participant, invited speaker or keynote speaker with contributions. He served the program chair or conference chair/co-chair in some of these activities. In particular, he joined in last four years (2014 - 2018) over 50 conferences as Speaker, Keynote Speaker and Conference Co-Chair organized by South Asian Institute of Science and Engineering (SAISE), web: http://saise.org/, Science and Engineering Institute (SCIEI), web: http://www.sciei.org, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology, web: http://www.iacsit.org/, Scientific Federation, web: https://scientificfederation.com/, The Academic World Education and Research Center (AWER-Center), web: http://www.awer-center.org/, and other institutes and companies.
Dr. Adiguzel served his directorate of Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Firat University in 1999-2004. He supervised 5 PhD- theses and 3 M.Sc theses. He is also Technical committee member of many conferences. He received a certificate which is being awarded to him and his experimental group in recognition of significant contribution of 2 patterns to the Powder Diffraction File – Release 2000. The ICDD (International Centre for Diffraction Data) also appreciates cooperation of his group and interest in Powder Diffraction File.
Scientific fields of Dr. Adiguzel are as follow: Shape memory effect and displacive phase transformations in shape memory alloys and other alloys, molecular dynamics simulations, alloy modeling, electron microscopy, electron diffraction, x-ray diffraction and crystallography.
Prof Hermis Iatrou has received his PhD in University of Athens, Chemistry Department on December 1993. Currently, he is working as a Professor and Director of the Industrial Chemistry Lab in the University of Athens. He has successfully completed his Administrative responsibilities as Director of Section II of the Chemistry Department of the University of Athens .He is serving as an editorial member of several reputed journals like Journal of Materials, Hindawi. He has authored 120 research articles/books. He is a member of Hellenic Polymer Society as well as the Hellenic Society of Applications of Nanomedicine.
Ahmed Hegazi is currently a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology in the National Research Center, Egypt. Prof. Hegazi received his master’s degree in 1979 and his PhD in 1981. Hegazi's research work has been focused lately on bee products and their therapeutic effects.
Hegazi organized and contributed to national and international research projects since 1977 and up till now; he has been the principal investigator on multiple research projects within the National Research Center. He has published 222 scientific papers and articles in national and international journals. He also served on the board of multiple national and international scientific journals.
Dr. Hegazi is also the president of the Egyptian Environmental Society for Uses and Production of Bee Products, secretary of the Egyptian Society of Apitherapy, secretary general of the African Federation of Apiculture Associations, and a member of the International Apitherapy Commission (APIMONDIA).
Ahed J Alkhatib
Jordan University of Science and Technology
Jordan University of Science and Technology
Dr. Ahed Alkhatib has finished his PhD from Cambell State University in 2011. I am currently working as a clinical researcher at faculty of medicine, Jordan University of Science and technology. Over the time, I have published more than 200 articles in various medical fields including neurosciences, pharmacology, and diabetes. My approaches in research include the involvement of philosophy of science in research which gives looking, and thinking in depth. I have developed several hypotheses in medicine such as the role of white matter in initiating diseases such as diabetes. In microbiology, I have demonstrated that prokaryotic cells and eukaryotic cells are similar in producing cell cycle proteins which can participate in autoimmunity diseases.
Professor Dr. Luisa Maria Arvide Cambra, Spanish is now Professor with Chair at the University of Almería (Spain) and she was Assistant Professor and Associate Professor at the University of Granada from 1979 on.
Forty nine years of the teaching and researching experience. She is the Director of Research Group HUM113-Estudios Filológicos from Program of Research of Andalusian Government, where she has managed and directed several academic and scientific contracts and research projects, as well as a Member of European Scientific Institute (ESI) Team, Athens Institute for Education & Research (ATINER) in Greece, The Academic Genesis Platform (UAGP) in UK&Turkey and Experts of Academic Excellence Research Centre (EAERC) in Jordan; GI Social Sciences Forum (GISSF), in Malaysia; Akademica Nusa International Association of Social Sciences and Humanities, in UAE; Science Research Association (SCIREA); Academic Fora; Foundation for Social Sciences and Education Research (FSSER); etc.
She is author of a many works on several aspects of the Arabic science and literature in the Middle Ages, as well as Arabic language and linguistics. She has also participated in different prestigious international scientific Conferences. She has visited a many universities and academic institutions of Europe, United States and Arab countries in order to teach and research. Among her works, we have the study and the translation to Spanish of some treatises of Kitab al-tasrif´s Al-Zahrawi, Ibn Qutayba´s texts, Maqamas of Al-Hariri, The Sicilian Questions of Ibn Sab´in, and the book on the plague by Ibn Khatima.
Dr Antony is an Associate Professor at the School of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Leeds. His primary research interest is in the area of Particulate Mechanics and Physics, especially on the bulk behaviour of powders and grain under industrial process conditions as a function of particle-scale properties. He performs a number of inter-disciplinary research projects including in the area of biosensing of human eye. He uses a wide range of computational tools such as DEM, FEM, theoretical and experimental procedures in his research. He has obtained the prestigious MIT Young Researcher Fellowship Award for Exemplary Research in Computational Mechanics. He has made several publications in reputed international journals and conference proceedings. He serves as a member of editorial boards for many international journals in his filed including Journal of Nanotechnology and Research Letters in Nano Technology. Also, he serves as a regular referee for several international journals, including Physical Review Letters and Physical Review E. He has served as a guest editor for the Jl. Granular Matter and the lead editor of the book ‘Granular Materials: Fundamentals and Applications’, published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, London in 2004. He is a member of many professional bodies worldwide. His research sponsors include EPSRC, Royal Society, DTI, ICI, BNFL, P&G, Pfizer, Borax Hosakawa Micron, Bridon International Ltd, Merck Sharp & Dohme, DuPont and Kayser-Threde. His biography is included in the Edition of Marquis Who's Who in the World and the Directory of International Biography Centre, Cambridge.
Dr. Pow-Seng Yap is currently a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China. He graduated with BEng (1st Class Hons) (Environmental Engineering) from the University of Malaya (UM) as the top student. He obtained his MSc (Environmental Science and Engineering) (Singapore Stanford Partnership Programme) from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. He received his PhD (Environmental Engineering) degree from NTU. He has received scholarships for all his bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degrees studies. He also has working experience in both industry and R&D. He has taught undergraduate and postgraduate students from more than 35 different countries, in the fields of environmental engineering, chemical engineering, and civil engineering. He has won several local and international awards. He has published various journal articles and presented his research work in international conferences. He is an active reviewer for several journals in environmental engineering and chemical engineering. His areas of research interests are advanced oxidation processes, adsorption processes, membrane separation processes, nanotechnology, environmental catalysis, renewable and sustainable energy and clean technology.
Prof. Dr. Talaat I. El-Emary
Born in Cairo (Egypt) in 1955. He graduated from Cairo University in 1978. In 1983, he acquired M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry) under supervisor Prof. Dr.Hussein El-Kashef (Assiut University)(Egypt). PhD (1994) was acquired from Assiut university (Egypt) – KFA institute of Nuclear Chemistry (Germany) (Channel system) under supervision by prof. Dr. Saoud Metwally (Egypt); Prof. Dr. Galal ElNaggar (Egypt) and Prof. Dr. G. Stockline (Germany). Assistant Prof. of Organic Chemistry in Assiut University(Egypt) 1995-2000. Full Prof. of Organic Chemistry (Egypt) 2013-Now. More than 100 publication and International conference attendance.
Dr. Mohammed Mahmudur Rahman is an Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry,
Jagannath University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dr. Rahman earned his PhD in Chemistry from the
University of Edinburgh, UK. He was awarded EaStCHEM scholarship from the University of
Edinburgh, UK for his PhD to develop zwitterionic catalyst for alkene polymerization using 6-
aminofulvene-2-aldiminate (AFA) ligand by mimicking cationic Brookhart catalyst. Dr. Rahman
gained his MSc degree in Chemical Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology, the
Netherlands. He did internship on fluid cracking catalysts in Albemarle Catalysts Company BV,
Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He completed his BSc (Hons) & MSc degree in Chemistry from
Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh. Dr Rahman has experience
on synthesis of organometallic complexes and catalysis, and catalytic pyrolysis of waste plastics
into liquid hydrocarbon.
Dr. Athir Haddad, 51 years old, is a Professor working at University of Basrah.
He received his Master and Ph.D. degree in Polymer Chemistry in 1994 and in
2002, respectively. During his PhD period, he has focused his research on the
Preparation of Hydrogel polymers for soil stabilizer , slow released fertilizers and
Polymer drug delivery. He joined the Professor Mauro Angelitti group
(University of Camerino, Italy in 2006. From 2007 to 2008, he was focus his
research on the Preparation of polymers via ROP, ATRP, RAFT and Click
Chemistry with Professor Andrew Whittaker (AIBN, University of Queensland,
Australia. At 2011, He worked on the preparation of Janus polymers at University
of Michigan/ USA. From October 2015 till now, hisresearch activities are mainly
centered on the Preparation of poly lactide nanofibers, Preparation of water
soluble perylene copolymers and their IPN’s for removal of heavy metal and
some biomaterials (University of Manchester/UK).
A.V. Raghu has received his Ph.D. in Polymer Science from the Karnatak University, Dharwad, Karnataka, India, He served as a Postdoctoral at the Department of Chemistry, Energy Harvest-Storage Research Center, University of Ulsan, Republic of Korea. Manager, Solar Cell Division, Reliance Technology Group, Reliance Industries Limited, Mumbai, India
Assistant Professor, Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research (PPISR), Bangalore, India,
Lecturer, Centre of Excellence in Polymer Science, Karnatak University, Dharwad, India
Presently working as Professor, Department of Basic Science, CET, School of Engineering Technology, Jain University, India