Dr.Han-Yong Jeon is a Professor of geosyntheics and technical organic materials,Division of Nano-Systems Engineering,INHA University, South Korea. He achieved Ph.D. from the Hanyang University, Korea (1989). As a professor, he has worked since 1982 and now works for the Inha University, Korea (South). He worked in the International Geosynthetics Society as Council member (2006-2012) and he was the 6th president of the Korean Geosynthetics Society (2011–2013). Also, he was the 32nd President of the Korean Fiber Society (2014-2015). Dr.Han-Yong Jeon has published more than 782 papers in domestic and international conferences. He wrote 18 textbooks including "Geosynthetics" and also published 118 papers in domestic and international journals. He has awards of Marquis Who's Who - Science and Engineering in 2003-2015 and Top 100 Scientists in the World: 2005/2011 of IBC (International Biographical Centre, UK).
Dr.Mohamed El-Far is a professor at Mansoura University,Egypt. He has 40 years of experience in biochemistry field.He also served as a visiting professor to Cardiff and Swansea Universities, UK. Dr. El-Far served as visiting professor to University of California as well as Utah laser center also Mayo clinic for several years.He published over 90 peer-reviewed papers. He received Fullbright and British council fellowships several times as well as German DAAD grant to establish PDT Program at Munchen, also received US-AID grant to establish PDT unit in Egypt. He acts as UNESCO expert in science and technology. He is a member of International Photodynamic Association and Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. Dr. El-Far was selected recently as an expert and consultant for biochemistry in the National committee of suprime council of Universities in Egypt, which is the highest nation honor.He was Selected by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England to be among top 100 scientists in 2012.Dr.Mohamed El-Far was selected as Mansoura Universisty Person of the year 2017( as Top Scientist).
Manoj Gupta is currently associated with Materials Division of the Mechanical Engineering Department of National University of Singapore (Asia’s top university as per international ranking). He did his Ph.D. (Materials Science) from University of California, Irvine, USA (1992), and postdoctoral research at University of Alberta, Canada in the same year. Previously, he served as Director designate of Materials Science and Engineering Initiative at NUS and as Head of Materials Division of Department of Mechanical Engineering. His current research interests include processing, microstructure and properties evaluation of advanced light weight structural materials. Based on largest social networking site for researchers - ResearchGate (Germany), Prof Gupta is among top 2.5% of researchers worldwide. According to EKOS (Canada) 2016 analysis, he is an author of one of the top 1% most highly cited papers in his field worldwide. Prof Gupta has published over 435 peer reviewed research papers in various peer reviewed international journals and owns two US patents related to development of processing techniques and advanced materials. His current h-index is 54, RG index is 46 and citations are greater than 10000. He has also co-authored five books published by John Wiley and Springer. He is Editor-in-chief of three international journals and hold important editorial positions in 12 other journals. He is also peer reviewer of more than 35 international journals related to materials science. Dr Gupta has the working experience in various countries such as USA, Canada and India besides Singapore. Prof Gupta also received in Dec. 2015 Distinguished Scientist in Engineering Materials award from Venus International Foundation based in Chennai, India. In addition he also received Rashtriya Gaurav Award in 2016 and Abdul Kalam Excellence Award in Jan. 2017 from IIFS, India. Dr Gupta has the working experience in various countries such as USA, Canada and India besides Singapore. For his research excellence he was invited by IIT-Chennai, India, University of Lille, France, Kobe University, Japan and King Saud University, Saudi Arabia in recent past in the capacity of invited researcher and visiting professor.
Dr.Thomas J Webster is the Chemical Engineering Art Zafiropoulo Chair at Northeastern University. His lab group published 9 textbooks, 48 book chapters, 403 articles, and 32 provisional/full patents. He has received numerous honors, 2012, Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering; 2013, Fellow, Biomedical Engineering Society; 2015, Wenzhou 580 Award; 2015, Zhejiang 1000 Talent Program; 2016, IMRC Chinese Academy of Science Lee-Hsun Lecture Award; 2016, Fellow, Biomaterials Science and Engineering; and 2016, Acta Biomaterialia Silver Award. Dr.Thomas regularly appeared on BBC, NBC, ABC, Fox, National Geographic, and many other news outlets. 144 students have graduated under him. His Research & Scholarship Interests design, synthesis, and evaluation of nanomaterials for various medical applications, including self-assembled chemistries, nanoparticles, nanotubes and nanostructured surfaces.
Dr. Vinod Kumar Gupta is professor at Indian Institute of Roorkee, India. His research interests are Environmental Engineering, Electro-analytical Chemistry, Chemical sensors and Waste Management. He received his Ph.D on Physical Chemistry University of Roorkee in 1979. Dr.Gupta published books on Nano Chromatography and Environmental Water, Editor of various international Journals, presented various National and International conferences. He was Highly Cited Researcher in Ecology and Environmental Engineering as per Thomson ISI, Life Member Indian National Science Congress Association, Elected Member of Chemistry Sectional Committee for 89th Session of ISCA (2001-2002), Life Member Indian Society for Electro analytical Chemistry (ISEAC), Member International Society of Electrochemistry with H index of 144.
Dr.Marc Madou is Chancellor's Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at University of California, USA with google scholar H index of 70. His research interests are Miniaturization science (MEMS and NEMS) with emphasis on chemical and biological applications. Current projects include polymer actuators (for drug delivery), C-MEMS and CD based fluidics. Besides miniaturization techniques and materials choices, scaling laws are considered.
Deji Akinwande is an Endowed Faculty Fellow and Associate Professor at the University of
Texas at Austin. He received the PhD degree from Stanford University in 2009. Prof. Akinwande
has been honored with the 2018 Fulbright Specialist Award, 2017 Bessel-Humboldt Research
Award, the U.S Presidential PECASE award, the inaugural Gordon Moore Inventor Fellow
award, the inaugural IEEE Nano Geim and Novoselov Graphene Prize, the IEEE “Early Career.Award” in Nanotechnology, the NSF CAREER award, several DoD Young Investigator awards,and was a past recipient of fellowships from the Kilby/TI, Ford Foundation, Alfred P. SloanFoundation, 3M, and Stanford DARE Initiative. His research achievements have been featuredby Nature news, Time magazine, BBC, Discover magazine, and many media outlets. He servesas an Editor for the IEEE Electron Device Letters and Nature NPJ 2D Materials and Applications. He Chairs the 2019 Device Research Conference (DRC). He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS).
Prof. Nadezhda S. Kudryasheva is a professor at Institute of Biophysics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch, Krasnoyarsk, Russia.Her main research interests are Spectroscopy, structure of molecules, chemiluminescence, bioluminescence, physico-chemical processes in biological systems, bioassays, toxic mechanisms, radiotoxicity, low-dose effects, hormesis, antioxidant activity, carbon nanoparticles, fluorescent proteins. Prof. Nadezhda is member of International Humic Substances Society (IHSS), coordinator of Siberian Sub-division, Russian Branch of Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), member of Scientific Council on Ecology, Russia and expert of Russian Foundation for Basic Research.
Dr. Rafi Tarefder is a Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering and a Regent’s Lecturer
at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Tarefder has conducted research on a range of pavement
engineering problems with emphasis on pavement design, materials, and sustainability. This
work has resulted in over 200 refereed publications. Currently, He serves as an Associate
Director of two federally funded transportation centers: Southern Plain Transportation Center
(SPTC), and Safety and Operations of Large-Area Rural/Urban Intermodal Systems (SOLARIS).
He is the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Advances in Civil and Environmental Engineering,
Associate Editor of the ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering and Lead Editor of
IACMAG Newsletter. He has received several awards for his scholarship including the
prestigious NSF CAREER award, Regent’s Award, John Booker Excellent Medal.
Dr.J. Ping Liu is a Distinguished Professor at Department of Physics, University of Texas at Arlington, USA. He completed his Ph.D. in April, 1994, Applied Physics, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.He is a Fellow of American Physical Society, 2013 and received Outstanding Research Achievement Award, University of Texas at Arlington, 2008.Dr.J. Ping Liu's Research Interests are Nanostructured bulk magnetic materials, Ultra-thin magnetic films and Magnetic nanoparticles.
Jau Tang is a distinguished professor in the Institute of Technological Sciences at Wuhan University in China. His research areas include nanoscience, 4D electron
microscopy, ultrafast phenomena, single-molecule spectroscopy, phase transitions, plasma hydrodynamics, optoelectronics, synthetic diamond growth, photochemistry
and electron transfer reactions. He received his PH.D. degree from UC Berkeley (1981), and has worked at Argonne National Lab, Bell Labs, Caltech prior to joining
Wuhan University as a distinguished professor.