Dragana T. Pilipović University of Novi Sad Novi Sad (Serbia)
Dragana Tomašević Pilipović received his Ph.D. in Environmental Protection Science, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia. She is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia. Her research field revolves around water, soil and sediment analysis, treatment of wastewater and water processes, treatment of sediment and different waste contaminated with toxic metals and effectiveness assessment of applied treatments, and environmental risk assessment. She has published some articles and chapters in well-reputed journals.
Wenxiu Que Xi'an Jiaotong University Xi'an (China)
Wenxiu Que received his Ph.D. in Electronic Science and Technology from Xi’an Jiaotong University, P. R. China. Currently, he is a Professor at the School of Electronics and Information Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, P. R. China. Dr. Que has published more than 270 SCI international journal papers, more than 80 international conference papers, 2 books, 8 book chapters, and granted 28 patents. His research interests cover transparent laser ceramics, organic-inorganic hybrid materials for photonic applications, semiconductor compound, and organic thin-film solar cells, organic-inorganic hybrid perovskite solar cells, solar-thermal seawater desalination, and sewage purification, photocatalytic water splitting and organics degradation, electrocatalytic water splitting, as well as 2D MXenes for supercapacitors.
Mahesh P. Suryawanshi School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering (SPREE) University of New South Wales Sydney (Australia)
Dr. Mahesh P. Suryawanshi is an ARC DECRA Fellow in the School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering (SPREE) at UNSW Sydney. He graduated with a BSc in Physics from the Shivaji University, followed by an MSc in Physics (Energy Science) also from the Shivaji University, India. He joined for Ph. D. at Shivaji University in 2011 and moved to Chonnam National University, South Korea under 'Doctoral Exchange Program' to work on earth-abundant compounds for solar energy conversion applications. He started a solar fuels research subgroup with Prof. Kim to investigate earth-abundant photo electrodes and catalysts for solar-driven hydrogen generation.
Chatchawal Wongchoosuk Department of Physics, Faculty of Science Kasetsart University Bangkok (Thailand)
Dr Chatchawal Wongchoosuk received a PhD in Physics from the Mahidol University. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the Physics Department, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University. His research interests and experiences include a) Quantum calculations and molecular dynamic simulation for the nanoscale systems, i.e. Density functional theory (DFT), Semiempirical methods, Density Functional based Tight Binding (DFTB), MD simulation, DFTB/MD, MM, etc. b) Synthesis of nanomaterials, i.e. ZnO nanostructures, Carbon nanotube, SiC nanotube, Graphene, 3D nanostructures etc. c) Fabrication of molecular devices, i.e. Hybrid gas sensors, FET, Printed electronics, Electroluminescence display, Chemiluminescence. d) Electronic Nose, i.e. Desktop E-Nose, Portable E-nose and Networked E-nose. And e) Intelligent Systems, i.e. Smart Farm, Smart Cars, and Smart Home. He has received over 25 research awards. He has served as a reviewer for several scientific journals. He has published several dozens of articles in reputed journals and proceedings as well as book chapters with patents & copyrights.
Richard Yang School of Engineering Western Sydney University Penrith (Australia) Biography
Biography of Richard Yang
Professor Richard C. Yang is an Associate Dean Research and HDR, Discipline Leader Mechanical, Mechatronics and Robotics and a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Smart Structures at the School of Engineering (SoEng), Western Sydney University (WSU), Australia. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Hong Kong (HKU) in 2002. His main research interests include advanced engineering materials, advanced manufacturing, Industry 4.0, multi-scale modelling and simulations of advanced engineering materials and structures, etc. He has published more than 200 scientific/conference papers and confidential reports for industrial partners in his main fields of research i.e mechanical engineering and materials engineering.