Distinguished Professor& Senior researcher, Pierre-and-Marie-Curie University
Pr. M.P Pileni is a Distinguished Professor at University P&M; Curie and Senior Researcher in Nuclear and Environmental Center, France. She is a member (1999- at present) and chair (2004-2010) of Institut Universitaire de France, IUF, which favors the development of high quality research and interdisciplinary projects among French universities. She has published more 450 articles with 20,241citations, 50 average citations per item and h factor of 73. Prof. Pileni research has been highly interdisciplinary over her entire scientific career, starting from biophysics to solar energy and developing nanoreactors to reach nano structures. Her recent major breakthroughs are related to chemical and physical properties of nanocrystals differing by their crystalline structures and/or self assembled in 3D superlattices. Over her carreer, she received significant awards and prizes: the Langmuir award of the American Chemical Society, the lecture award of the Japanese Chemical Society, the research award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany, the Descartes-Huygens prize of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts, Science and Emila Valori prize from the French Academy of Sciences, CatalÃ¡n-Sabatier Lectureship award from the Royal Society of Chemistry of Spain, Life Achievement award from Journal Colloid Interface Science, Pierre SÃ¼e prize from the French Chemical Society and Chalmers Lecture award. In addition, she received the French citation award laureate from the Institute of Scientific Information for most quoted French scientist between 1981 and 1998. She is a member of various European scientific academies. She is a commandor in â€œ lâ€™Ordre National de la LÃ©gion dâ€™Honneurâ€.
National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Shen-Ming Chen received his PhD degrees in chemistry from National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. He was a visiting postdoctoral fellow with the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany in 1997. He had been an associate professor of Department of Chemical Engineering, National Taipei Institute of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan from 1991 to 1997. Since August 1997, he has been a professor of Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan. From 2010, he has been a Distinguished professor of Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan. He has been the Dean(Curator) of library, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan from 2000 to 2006 and the Director of Extracurricular Activity, office of student affairs, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan from 1995 to 2000.His research interest includes Nanocomposite materials research, organic electrochemistry, bioelectrochemistry, conducting polymer Electrochemistry, Nanoelectrochemistry, chemical sensors, biosensors, electrocatalysis and electroanalysis.
Australian National University
Qing-Hua Qin received his Bachelor of Engineering degree in mechanical engineering from Chang An University, China, in 1982, and his Master of Science and PhD degrees from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China, in 1984 and 1990, respectively. Both MS and PhD are in applied mechanics. He joined the HUST Department of Mechanics as an associate lecturer in 1984, and was promoted to lecturer of mechanics in 1987 during his PhD candidature period. After spending ten years lecturing at HUST, he was awarded a DAAD/K.C. Wong research fellowship in 1994, which enabled him to work at the University of Stuttgart in Germany for nine months. In 1995 he left HUST to take up a postdoctoral research fellowship at Tsinghua University, China, where he worked until 1997. He was awarded a Queen Elizabeth II fellowship in 1997 and a Professorial fellowship in 2002 at University of Sydney and stayed there till December 2003, both by the Australian Research Council. He is currently working as a professor in the Research School of Engineering at the Australian National University, Australia. He was appointed a guest professor at HUST in 2000 and was a recipient of the J.G. Russell Award from the Australian Academy of Science. He has published over 300 journal papers and six monographs.
Aix-Marseille University, CNRSFrance
Pr. Knauth received his PhD in Physical Chemistry in 1987 at the Saarland University, Germany. After two years postdoctoral fellowship at the Centre for Thermodynamics and Microcalorimetry, France, and one year in industry at Bayer Co., he became CNRS researcher in 1990. He got his habilitation in 1996 and a Full Professor position at Aix Marseille University in 1999, where he is currently director of the Chemistry Department. He has published more than 180 research articles in international journals and serves as editorial board member for the Journal of Nanomaterials, the Journal of Electroceramics and Membranes. His H-index is 43
University of Bolton
Prof. Jack Luo joined the University of Bolton in January 2007 as a professor. His current research interests include nanomaterials and nanodevices, physical and biochemical sensors, microactuators, microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip, flexible electronics and energy harvesting technologies. Jack Luo received his PhD degree from the University of Hokkaido, Eng. Faculty, Japan in 1989 on "Preparation and Electrical Characterization of InGaAs and InP Field Effect Transistor Structures". He worked as a process engineer (1990) at Hoxan Co. Sapporo, Japan, to develop high efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells. He then be a research associate (1990) and senior research (1993) fellow at Cardiff University, U.K, working on III-V compound semiconductor devices. During 1995 and 2002, he worked in industry as an Engineer, Senior Engineer and Manager at Newport Wafer Fab. Ltd, Philips Semicond. Co. and Cavendish Kinetics Ltd, respectively, developing CMOS and MEMS products and processes, gained substantial experiences in R&D;, project and team management. In 2002, he re-joined academe, and was a Senior Research Associate in Engineering Department, Cambridge University with responsibility for MEMS activities.
Maria Luisa Di Vona
University of Rome Tor Vergata
Professor Maria Luisa Di Vona is author of about 100 papers on international journals on materials synthesis and characterisation, multifunctional inorganic and organic-inorganic materials, formation and study of nanocomposites materials, characterization by means of multinuclear NMR spectroscopy. Her current research interest is in the field of ion exchange membranes for energy application and storage. Her H-index is 34
Pavel G. Baranov
A.F. Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute, RASRussia
Dr. Habil. Vaidotas KAÅ½UKAUSKAS 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. KaÅ¾ukauskas 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. KaÅ¾ukauskas has more than 380 publications, had delivered more than 60 invited lectures at the international conferences, and authored three textbooks.
Fujian University of Technology
Wei-Guo Wang is a full professor of School of Materials Science and Engineering at Fujian University of Technology, Fuzhou, China. He received his Bachelor of metal physics from Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China, in 1988, and his Master and PhD degrees of materials science from Nuclear Power Institute of China (NPIC), Chengdu, China, in 1994 and 1998, respectively. He was a visiting scientist at the National Research Institute of Metals (NRIM, currently the National Institute of Materials Science, NIMS), Tsukuba, Japan, from Oct. 2000 to Mar. 2001. He was a visiting professor at Tsinghua University (Beijing, China, from Sept. 2009 to Aug. 2010) and Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburg, USA, from Sept. 2010 to Aug. 2011). He is the member of Chinese Electron Microscopy Society (CEMS) and the director of professional board of Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and Electron Backscatter Diffraction (EBSD) which is affiliated to CEMS. His current research interest is focused on the structure characterization of grain boundaries via transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and EBSD based five parameter analysis (FPA) methods, and on the property manipulation of polycrystalline materials via grain boundary engineering (GBE).
The University of Tokyo, Japan
H Index- 36
Bunshi Fugetsu is Project Professor of Institute for Future Initiatives at the University of Tokyo, where he has been serving since 2015. During 2013-2017, he was a Visiting Scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, U.S.) under Professor Mildred Dresselhausâ€™ supervision. He received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Nagoya University (Nagoya, Japan) in 1993. From 2005 to 2015 he worked at Hokkaido University (Sapporo, Japan), as a professor. His research areas include nanomaterials and nanotechnologies for i) environmental remediation, ii) energy storage and iii) wearable & washable vital sensors. He received the 4th (2012) National Technology Innovation Award from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, for his outstanding achievement of developing the smart yarns by dye-printing yarns with the mono-dispersed carbon nanotubes.
Dr. Vesselin Dontchev is associate professor in the Faculty of physics, Sofia University (Bulgaria) where he is heading the Department of Condensed Matter Physics. He received a M.S. (1985) and a PhD (1991) from Sofia University. His research interests include electronic, optical and photoelectrical properties of semiconductor materials and nano-structures for optoelectronic and photovoltaic applications. He was principal investigator and co-investigator of several national research projects and active participant in COST Action MP1406 MultiscaleSolar. V. Donchev was member of the Expert Commission for Physics of the National Science Fund in Bulgaria (2005-2009). He has good communication skills, lecturing, and training experience gained at Sofia University and the European Commission, among others. V. Donchev was project officer in the European Commission (2010-2013) where he dealt with programme implementation in the field of nanoelectronics and microsystems, research project administration, dissemination and constituency building, and international cooperation.
Wakshum M. Tucho
University of Stavanger, Stavanger
Wakshum Mekonnen Tucho received his PhD in 2009 in physics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway. He has studied Pd-based materials for hydrogen separation for his thesis project. As a postdoctoral fellow in the same university during 2009/2010, he has studied nanostructured materials for applications of hydrogen storage. Between 2011 and 2015, he worked as a product engineer with Emerson Automation Solutions. Since 2016 he is working as a senior engineer in electron microscopy at the University of Stavanger, Norway. Prior to moving to Norway, he served as a lecture for several years in the Addis Ababa University and in other colleges in Ethiopia. His main research interests include, 3D printed metallurgical metals/alloys, nanostructured materials and renewable energy materials.
Masahiro Goto is Full Professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Oita University, where he has been since 1984. During April to September 1996 he was a Visiting scientist at University of Cambridge in UK. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Kyushu University at Fukuoka Japan in 1984. His research work is mainly concerned with fatigue of metallic materials, such as carbon steels, low alloy steels, aluminum alloys, Ni-base superalloys, titanium alloys, and applying fracture mechanics to fatigue crack problems. He has published more than 170 scientific papers, most of them in peer-reviewed journals. His resent interest is on the microstructure and fatigue strength of copper alloys and ultrafine grained copper.
Slovak Academy of Sciences
Arun Gopinathan is the PhD student of Institute of Materials & Machine Mechanics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia and has completed postdoctoral studies from Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania. He has published the paper titled â€Study of Telescopic Intermediate steering shaft joint problemsâ€ at Transport Means - 2016, Juodkrante, Lithuania.
Burdur Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Burdur
Derya KILIÃ‡ has completed her PhD from Faculty of Arts and Science, Department of Chemistry, Burdur Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, TURKEY. She has published 3 papers in peer reviewed journals.
Nilgun Kalaycioglu Ozpozan
Nilgun Kalaycioglu Ozpozan completed her undergraduate studies at Middle East Technical University and completed her graduate studies at Erciyes University Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry. There are 50 SCI-SCI expanded scientific publications. She took part in 40 projects as an executive. He trained many postgraduate students. There are many awards in research and development projects.
SÃlvia Rodrigues Gavinho
University of Aveiro
S.R. Gavinho is PhD student of the Physics Department at University of Aveiro-Portugal. She has been research fellow at this University since 2017. She has a Masterâ€™s degree in Biophysics and Bionanosystems obtained at the University of Minho- Portugal. In the last two years she has published a chapter and an article as first author and two articles as co-author. Nowadays, her interest area are Biophysics and Bionanosystems, development of nanodevices for medical application, production of ceramic and non-ceramic materials (bioglass), methods of synthesis of micro and nano structured materials and electrical, magnetic and biological characterization of biomaterials. The domain area of the last project was the synthesis of bioglass with antibacterial properties for tissue engineering applications.
Rabnawaz Khan, PhD in Finance from school of Finance. I did my Mphil. in Finance and MBA in Finance with five year world Bank expereience. I have already published 10 years research paper with 1 SCI paper.
Beirut Arab University
Zouheir Bitar is researcher in physics department of Beirut Arab University, Lebanon. Currently, he is working on researches related to nanomaterials in the materials laboratory of Beirut Arab University. He received a B.S. in 1997, M.S. in 2013 and Ph.D. in 2018 from Beirut Arab University. In addition to his research work, he works as educational counselor.