Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science, China
Prof. Hui-Ming Cheng is a member of Chinese Academy of Sciences and a fellow of TWAS. He is Professor and the founding director of both the Low-Dimensional Material and Device Laboratory of the Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute, Tsinghua University since 2016, the executive director of Shenzhen Geim Graphene Center since 2018, and the Advanced Carbon Research Division of Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science, Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMR CAS), since 2001. He graduated from Hunan University, China in 1984 and received his Ph. D from IMR CAS in 1992. He was a Guest Researcher at Kyushu Research Institute for Industrial Technology, AIST, Japan from 1990 to 1992 and a formal Research Associate at Nagasaki University, Japan from 1992 to 1993. He was a senior visiting scientist at MIT, USA, from 1997 to 1998, and is an honorary professor of the University of Queensland, Australia since 2006 and a Vice Chancellor’s Fellow of the University of Surrey, UK since 2019.
Prof. Dr. Erhard Kemnitz
1951 January 6th born in Vietgest (Mecklenburg, Germany)
1969 chemistry studies at the Humboldt-University of Berlin,
1973 Diploma thesis at the Humboldt-University of Berlin
1977 DoctorÂ´s degree at Humboldt-University of Berlin with Prof. Dr. D. Hass;
1986 â€œHabilitationâ€ in Inorganic Chemistry at Humboldt-University of Berlin
1988 Assistant Professor for Inorganic Chemistry
1993 Full University Professor for Inorganic Chemistry at Humboldt-University of Berlin
2001-2004 Head of the Chemistry Department at Humboldt University
Member in boards of international journals
1998-2001 advisory board of â€œGreen Chemistryâ€ RCS, U.K.
since 2001 advisory board of Journal Fluorine Chemistry, Elsevier
1978 Humboldt-award for the doctoral thesis
2018 Award from the American Chemical Society for Creative Work in Fluorine
2019 Professoris Honoris Causa of the Moscow State University
ca. 500 publications, 5 books, 5 book chapters, 11 review articles, 15 patents
supervised so far ca. 50 PhD-graduations
inorganic fluorine chemistry, heterogeneous catalysis, materials chemistry, nano sciences
Dr. Will Whittow received the B.Sc. degree in Physics (2000) and the Ph.D. degree in Computational Electromagnetics (20004) from the University of Sheffield, UK. He became a Research Associate (2004), Lecturer (2012), a Senior Lecturer (2014) and a Reader (Associate Professor) in Radiofrequency Materials (2018), in the Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering at Loughborough University, UK. He has authored more than 220 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers in topics related to electromagnetic materials, dielectric measurements, 3D-printing, metamaterials, and heterogeneous substrates. Approximately 70 of his journal papers can be freely downloaded here:
Dr Yan Huang leads metallic biomaterials and metal matrix nanocomposites research at Brunel University London, with interests in structural and biomedical applications. He is a founding member and co-investigator of the UK government EPSRC Future Liquid Metal Engineering HUB where he leads the activities on light alloy processing involving both solidification and plastic deformation. He has extensive experience in process innovation for combined solidification and thermomechanical processing, solid state joining and severe plastic deformation for light alloys and light metal matrix composites. He has long-term interests in the characterization of microstructure and texture evolution during thermomechanical processing and fundamental issues of strengthening, plastic deformation and grain boundary migration. He has published over 100 papers and filed 3 patents with an h-index of 22 and a total of 1894 citations.
Ik Jin Kim, In 1991 he earned his Dr.-Ing at GHI, Technical University of Aachen, RWTH, Germany. Since March 1994, he is a Professor at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Hanseo University, and concurrently director of the Institute for Processing and Application of Inorganic Materials(PAIM). He was the director of the Institute of Advanced Ceramics for Semiconductor(IACS) at BIEMT Ltd. He is the author and co-author of over 250 journal publications and presented numerous international conference papers. From 2007-2008, he was a guest Professor at ETH in Zurich, Switzerland.
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.
Dmitriy Khrapov has completed his bachelor's and master's degree from Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU), Russia. Currently, he is doing his Ph.D. at Physical Materials Science and Composite Materials Centre, Research School of Chemistry & Applied Biomedical Sciences, TPU. His research topics are related with additivly manufactured low-modulus Ti-Nb alloys and porous scaffolds with gradient structure for biomedical application. Research projects are carried out within the collaboration with research teams from Sweden, Germany and England.
Dr Eva Maria Perez Soriano got her Diploma in Industrial Engineering at the University of Seville (Spain). After working for several years for private companies, she came back to the University to get her master's degree in Science and Technology of New Materials and defend her PhD in controlled-size porosity for LHPs. She is currently a lecturer and researcher at the Department of Materials Science and Transport and Engineering in this University, and researches on lightweight metal matrix composites (TMCs) reinforced with ceramic particles in order to produce in-situ secondary phases, and, more recently, in Additive Manufacturing techniques.
Dr. Habil. Vaidotas KAŽUKAUSKAS is a Professor at the Faculty of Physics of Vilnius University, Lithuania. He was awarded Dr. Habil. degree in 1999. The topics of his research work are carrier transport, generation, recombination and trapping phenomena in advanced materials and structures for (opto-)electronic and photovoltaic applications. Prof. V. Kažukauskas is/was involved as a team leader into the six large-scale international projects and other numerous projects. He was awarded the National Science Award of Lithuanian Republic, the National Science Award for the Distinguished Scientist, the Science Award of the Rector of Vilnius University and others. V. Kažukauskas has more than 380 publications, had delivered more than 60 invited lectures at the international conferences, and authored three textbooks.
University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Iuliu Hatieganu" Cluj-Napoca, Romania
University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Iuliu Hatieganu" Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Gheorghe Melinte has completed his Master Degree in Pharmacy at â€œIuliu Hatieganuâ€ University of Medicine and Pharmacy from Cluj-Napoca, Romania and is currently a second year PhD student at the same University. His main areas of interest are Analytical chemistry and Electrochemistry.
Dr. Henry Chinedu Obasi received his PhD in Polymer Science from Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria in 2013. He joined the university as a graduate assistant in 2005 and now serves as a senior lecturer in the Department of Polymer and Textile Engineering where he enjoys balancing his professional time between teaching and mentoring, nurturing scientists and engineers and as well working on scientific research projects. He did his post-doctoral study at the Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Biomedical Materials, CIIT, Lahore, in 2015. His research interests cover biobased polymer composites, rubber blends, biomaterials for tissue engineering, antimicrobial polymer blends. He has published more than 40 research articles in the field of polymer science and engineering. He is a member of editorial board to some international journals. In his spare time, Dr. Obasi pleasures exploring the outdoors, listening to music, and spending time with his family, and friends.
Mahyar Panahi-Sarmad is a researcher at the Applied Biotechnology Research Centre in the Baqiyatallah University of Medical Science. He received his MSc degree from the polymer engineering department at Tarbiat Modares University (2018) and a BSc degree from Azad University at Science & Research Branch (2016). He is currently seeking a suitable doctorate position. Mahyar has over three years of experimental research in the filed energy conversion and storage, as well as interfacial and surface sciences. Mahyar's research has been centered on the understanding of the microstructure-property relationships in polymers. In particular, his research interests include aerogels, smart materials, polymer composites, electro- and thermo-mechanical properties (especially dielectric elastomers and shape memory polymers), as well as interfacial engineering. His work in the use of carbon derived nanocomposites has been published in numerous top tier articles. Mahyar's contributions to the field of aerogel phenomena with the aid of thermal insulation analysis as well as novel smart composites have also been featured in numerous journal articles and scientific news media.
Dr. Seung-Yeop Kwakobtained his BS (1987) in Textile Engineering at Seoul National University and PhD (1992) in Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron, and currently serves as a professor at Seoul National University.
His research interests cover the industrial design of green plasticization and green chemistry for sustainable technology through innovation, includingpolymer (advanced plasticizer and its new application for natural polymer), separations (novel strategies for separation and purification using membrane science) and porous hybrid material (selective adsorption and removal of contaminant in water and oil)
K. Mech born in Rzeszów, Poland in 1986. He studied Metallurgy of Non-Ferrous Metals and Materials Engineering at AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków. He continued my education in the field of Electrochemistry at the same university and received his PhD in 2015. His PhD thesis was focused on analysis of kinetics and mechanism of electrochemical deposition of transition group metal alloys and its application in electrocatalysis. Since 2014 he is working in Academic Centre for Materials and Nanotechnology in Metallic and Semiconductors Materials, Nanoengineering Group. His experience and scientific interests are related to application of electrochemical methods for synthesis and complex characterization of metallic, composite and semiconducting materials.