Dr. Jayesh J. Ahire is a Research Scientist in the Center for Research and Development, Unique
Biotech Limited, Hyderabad, India. He received Ph.D. Microbiology (2013) in the field of
probiotics and its biogenic metabolites from North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, India. Later,
from March 2013 to April 2018, Dr. Ahire worked as a postdoctoral researcher in the
Department of Microbiology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa and explored
research on Nanotechnology and Microbiology. He has around 5 years of research experience in
field of Bio-nanotechnology. Dr. Ahire published several research articles in peer-reviewed
journals and serving as a reviewer for peer-reviewed journals. To date, Dr. Ahire reviewed 44
articles for Current Nanoscience, 10 for Micro and Nanosystems and 1 for Recent Patents on
Biotechnology. Dr. Ahire’s professional interests are in the area of Nano-biotechnology.
P. Bocchetta University of Salento Lecce Italy
Dr. Patrizia Bocchetta received Chemical Engineering Degree from University of Palermo in the year 1999 and the PhD in 2003 from Politecnico of Milano. In 2012, she became an Assistant Professor of Applied Electrochemistry at the Engineering Faculty of the University of Salento. Her main research interests focuses on (i) electrocatalytic materials for oxygen reduction reaction; (ii) novel proton exchange membranes for H 2 /O 2 fuel cells; (iii) porous anodic alumina; (iv) in-situ spectroelectrochemistry; (v) synthesis and characterization of nanostructured materials; (vi) conductive and bio-compatible polymers; (vii) zn-air batteries; (viii) chitosan-based materials for energy conversion and sensors.
B.A. Sava National Institute of Plasma, Radiation and Lasers Physics - INFLPR Bucharest Romania
Dr. Bodgan Alexandru Sava (M) is a senior researcher with vast experience in new methods; laser glass, Ms, PLD , plasma chemical and microwave, sol-gel, coprecipitation; nano structured materials; materials for optoelectronics, nonlinear optics, magneto-optics and electronics; high purity materials; optical glasses and optical glass filters; glass-ceramics; quartz glasses and doped quartz glasses. He was involved in 29 international and national research projects as coordinator or responsible, from whom 8 in last 10 years; 51 articles published in ISI indexed Journals, 6 articles published in other databases Journals, 33 contributions in ISBN volumes, 4 patents, 13 international awards.
L. Wang Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai P.R. China
Dr. Liqiang Wang is an associate professor in Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He got his BS and MS degrees both from Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology in materials science in 2006. Then he became a graduate student in department of materials science and engineering in Shanghai JiaoTong University, where he got his Ph.D. in 2009. His research focus is towards preparing, processing and analyzing of biomedical titanium alloys and titanium matrix composites. He has been a member of many national and international committees and associations. To-date, he has contributed more than 70 journal, book and conference publications, including 10 plenary, keynote and invited talks, 5 book chapters.
H. Wu Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) Xi’an P.R. China
Hongjing Wu is an associate professor of Materials Physics and Chemistry at the School of Science of
Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU), Xi’an, China. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees at Applied
Chemistry and Chemistry of China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) in 2007 and 2010. He earned his Ph.D.
degree at Materials Physics and Chemistry, NPU, in 2014. During 2012 and 2013, he worked as a visiting
scholar at Institute of Nanostructured Materials, Italian National Research Council (CNR-ISMN), supported by
China Scholarship Council. In 2014, he was appointed as an associate professor at School of Science of NPU.
His current research activities center on design, characterization and application of nano-oxide based
materials with the focus on environmental catalysis, Li-ion battery energy storage, and electromagnetic wave
absorbing properties of nano-oxide based materials. He authored and co-authored 85 scientific papers
published on ISI journals in the field of materials science and energy. Publications were cited by Google
scholar for more than 2978 times, H-index: 32.
X. Zhao Northeast Forestry University, Harbin P.R. China
Dr. Xiuhua Zhao is a Research Professor at the Ministry Education Key Laboratory of Forest Plant Ecology, Northeast Forestry University. He did his Ph.D. in Botany from Northeast Forestry University, Harbin city, Heilongjiang in the year 2009. His Research interests are (a) Extraction, separation of and purification of native compounds (b) Nanomedicine (c) Design and evaluation of drug delivery (d) bioavailability or bioaccessibility enhancement of poorly soluble drugs by nanotechnology (e) Biomaterials.
Prof. Dae Joon Kang Sungkyunkwan University Suwon South Korea
Dr. Dae Joon Kang is a Professor in Sungkyunkwan University, Korea. He obtained his Ph.D. (Condensed Matter Physics) from University of Cambridge, UK in 1999. He completed his M.S. (Materials Science and Engineering) from University of Florida, USA in 1991.
He has been awarded with various Honors and Awards:
Innovative Research Award from Nano Korea 2013 International Symposium
Marquis Who′s Who in Asia 2012
The Best Paper Award from Natural Science College, SKKU, 2010
Marquis Who′s Who in the World 2009 and 2014