Jinde Cao Research Center for Complex Systems and Network Sciences Southeast University Nanjing China Biography
Biography of Jinde Cao
Professor Cao is a Fellow of IEEE, a Member of the Academy of Europe, a Foreign member of Russian Academy of Engineering, a Member of European Academy of Sciences and Arts etc. He is an Endowed Chair Professor, the Dean of the School of Mathematics, the Director of the Jiangsu Provincial Key Laboratory of Networked Collective Intelligence of China and the Director of the Research Center for Complex Systems and Network Sciences at Southeast University and the Dean of the School of Mathematics at Southeast University. So far, Professor Cao has published 995 ISI journal papers, 50 conference papers and 5 edited books since 1996. He is principal/co-principal investigator of 22 conducted research projects. His published papers have received more than 49897 citations with H-index of 112 according to ISI-Web of Science, and received 59122 citations with H-index of 124 according to Google Scholar. He has received, among others, National Innovation Award of China, Gold medal of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Obada Prize, The State Council Special Allowance of China, Thomson Reuters Research Fronts Award, the First Class Science and Technology Award of China Jiangsu, and the Second Class Natural Science Awards of Ministry of Education of China.
Honorary Senior Advisor
Ferid Murad (Nobel Laureate) Stanford University Stanford, CA USA
Atta-ur-Rahman, FRS (32052 citations) (Academician, Chinese Academy of Sciences) Honorary Life Fellow Kings College University of Cambridge Cambridge UK Biography
Biography of Atta-ur-Rahman
Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman, Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Kings College, University of Cambridge (1968), has 1235 international publications in several fields of organic chemistry including, 349 books published largely by major U.S. and European presses. He was elected as Fellow of Royal Society (London) (2006) and won the prestigious UNESCO Science Prize (1999).
Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman was conferred honorary D.Sc. degrees by many leading world universities including the University of Cambridge and appointed an Honorary Life Fellow of Kings College, University of Cambridge. The Austrian government honoured him with its high civil award (“Grosse Goldene Ehrenzeischen am Bande") (2007). He is Professor Emeritus at the University of Karachi, Pakistan. Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman was appointed Academician (Foreign Member) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (2015). He won the “Friendship Award of China” (2014) and was conferred the highest scientific award of China, the International Science & Technology Cooperation Award, by President Xi Jinping (2020). He was bestowed with the International Scientific Corporation Award (2014) and the “Einstein Professorship” by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) (2013). He was also elected as Foreign Member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology. Research Institutes have been established in his name in China, Malaysia and Pakistan.
Fangming Jiang Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion of the Chinese Academy of Sciences Guangzhou China Biography
Biography of Fangming Jiang
Dr. Jiang received his BE (1995) and MS (1998) in in Thermal Science and Engineering from Chongqing University. After obtaining his Ph.D. from Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, CAS in 2001, he worked for IMM GmbH (2002-2004, Germany), University of Aveiro (Portugal, 2004-2006), University of New Brunswick (Canada, November 2005), and the Pennsylvania State University (USA, 2006-2012). In October 2010 he began to work for Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion (GIEC), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). He has authored or co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed journal papers, 22 invention patents, and 18 computational softwares.
Loganathan Karthik East China University of Science and Technology Shanghai China Biography
Biography of Loganathan Karthik
Dr. L. Karthik is presently an Post Doctoral Scientist in ECUST, Shanghai, China under the guidance of eminent scientist Prof. Lixin Zhang. His interest, as a postdoctoral fellow at ECUST, is to develop the CRISPR/Cas12a assisted tools for metabolic engineering. He had published around 70 research papers in international and national peer reviewed journals He is Communication committee member of International chemical biology society. In 2016, he got Prestigious “Young Scientist Award” from Indian Association of Applied Microbiologists for his outstanding research work. and also he got Best Research scholar award-2012 from VIT University. He got 200 young scientist-2012 fellowship (DST) for to attend International conference.
P. Moore Lanzhou University Lanzhou China Biography
Biography of P. Moore
Dr Philip Moore has been awarded Doctor of Engineering degree by the Graduate School of Engineering at Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan. He is a Master Supervisor and Adjunct professor at the School of Information Science and engineering, Lanzhou University and a Guest Professor at Shandong Normal University. He has worked with many international conferences, has worked as a project consultant on international projects, and serves on the editorial board on a number of international Journals and has edited books and journal special issues. His work has been published in international conference proceedings, journals, and books.
J. Shen Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics Nanjing China Biography
Biography of J. Shen
Jun Shen received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from Southeast University, Nanjing, China, in 2008 and 2011, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, in 2015. Since 2016 he is an Associate Professor in the College of Automation Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China. His current research interests include positive systems, monotone systems, fractional order systems, model reduction, and robust control and filtering.
Y. Zhang Changzhou University Changzhou China Biography
Biography of Y. Zhang
Dr. Zhang is a professor in College of Mechanical Engineering, Changzhou University, China. He has done researches in tribology (lubrication, friction and wear) for more than 20 years, and published more than one hundred papers in this field. He has developed the flow equation for a nanoscale fluid flow and the theory of mixed rheologies elastohydrodynamic lubrication. He has also authored fourteen invention patents, a lot of which have been transferred to enterprises
Section: Electromagnetic properties of materials
Z. Abbas Universiti Putra Malaysia Serdang Malaysia Biography
Biography of Z. Abbas
Dr. Zulkifly bin Abbas received the B.Sc. degree with honours in Physics from the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur in 1986, the M.Sc. degree in Microwave Instrumentation from the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang, in 1994, and the PhD degree in Electronic and Electrical engineering from the University of Leeds, Leeds, U.K., in 2000. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Physics, UPM, where he has been a faculty member since 1987. Dr. Zulkifly is a member of several international engineering institutions. He is also a reviewer or referee for more than 300 research articles published by various international high impact factor journals. He has been an RF consultant for several companies where his area of expertise is in the theory, simulation, measurement and industrial application of electromagnetic waves.
Section: Civil Engineering
T. Abdelouahed University of Sidi Bel Abbes Sidi Bel Abbes Algeria Biography
Biography of T. Abdelouahed
Prof. Tounsi Abdelouahed is currently working in the Department of Civil Engineering (Faculty of Technology) at University of Sidi-Bel-Abbes, Algeria. His specialization is in Mathematical Modeling of Mechanical behavior of Composite Structures. Moreover, his research interests lie in the areas of Non-local Elasticity, FEM, Composite Structures, Functionally graded Materials, Nanostructures and Nano-Biology. Prof. Abdelouahed is the editorial board member of 7 renowned scientific journals. He, as an author/co-author, has published more than 200 articles in various journals.
Section: Telecommunication Engineering
F. Benedetto University of Roma Rome Italy Biography
Biography of F. Benedetto
Dr. Francesco Benedetto is currently the Chair of the IEEE 1900.1 Working Group on "Definitions and Concepts for Dynamic Spectrum Access: Terminology Relating to Emerging Wireless Networks, System Functionality, and Spectrum Management". Since 2008, he has been an Assistant Professor of Telecommunications at the Third University of Rome, where he currently teaches the courses of "Elements of Telecommunications", "Software Cognitive Radio", and “Cognitive Communications”. He is a Senior Member of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), and a member of: IEEE Standard Association, IEEE Young Professionals, IEEE Software Defined Networks, IEEE Communications, IEEE Signal Processing, IEEE Vehicular Technology.
Section: Computer Engineering
P. Borne Northern Industrial Institute Courbevoie France Biography
Biography of P. Borne
He is an engineer graduated from the Northern Industrial Institute, a doctor in automatic
and physical control and an outstanding class teacher at the École Centrale de Lille. He was the scientific
director of this establishment from 1982 to 2005 .He participated in the creation of the Laboratory of
Automation, Computer Engineering and Signal 4.He was president of the French section of the IEEE 3
from 2011 to 2013. In 1994 he was awarded the Kuhlmann Prize for his research. He has been
Commander of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques since 2007.
Section: Architectural Engineering
R. Capozucca Polytechnic of Marche Ancona Italy Biography
Biography of R. Capozucca
Confirmed Associate Professor of Structural Engineering – Vice Director Dept. DICEA Faculty of Engineering, University Polytechnic of Marche, Ancona, Italy Author of approximately 140 scientific publications in the following main fields of research: masonry structures; damage in reinforced concrete beams; composite materials in civil structures. Participation of scientific committees of Conferences and Organizer of sessions. Member of Int. Council Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB) as masonry structure expert in Commission W023 - Wall Structures. Elected Convenor of Seismic Work Group in 2013 – CIB Commission W023 - Wall Structures. Reviewer of international scientific journals and Editorial board member.
C. Cheng Free University of Berlin Berlin Germany Biography
Biography of C. Cheng
Chong Cheng is a DRS and AvH postdoc researcher in Freie Universität Berlin. He obtained his BS degree in Biomedical Engineering, Sichuan University. Then, he pursued his Ph.D. degree under the supervision of Prof. Changsheng Zhao. From 2013, he had been doing research works at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor with Prof. Nicholas A. Kotov as Joint-Training Ph.D. student. After finishing his Ph.D studies, he joined the group of Prof. Dr. Rainer Haag as a DRS POINT and Alexander von Humboldt postdoctoral researcher in the Institute of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Freie Universität Berlin.
Section: Architectural Engineering
M. D'Aniello University of Naples Naples Italy Biography
Biography of M. D'Aniello
Assistant Professor in Structural Engineering at the University of Naples “Federico II” since 2010. He graduated with a first class honors degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Naples and awarded PhD in Construction Engineering. He was a Member of the COST Action C26 on “Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic Events” and contributed to the COST Action C25“Sustainability of Constructions: Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering”. He actively works in both national and international research projects in the field of Structural Engineering. In particular, he has been member of several European projects such as: PROHITECH (2005 – 2009), HSS SERF (2009-2013) DUAREM (2010-2013) and EQUALJOINTS (2013-2016). He is Author of more than 100 papers, published in Proceedings of both National and International Conference, chapters of Books and Journals. These papers deal with several subjects in the following fields: seismic response of steel structures, seismic response analysis and retrofitting of existing RC buildings, vulnerability of ancient metallic structures, riveted connections, and composite materials.
Section: Geotechnical Engineering
P. Fuschi University Mediterranea of Reggio Calabria Reggio Calabria Italy Biography
Biography of P. Fuschi
Full Professor in Structural Mechanics and Engineering at University Mediterranea of Reggio Calabria,, Italy.. Post Doctorate fellowship in Structural Engineering,, University of Palermo,, Italy,, Faculty of Engineering,, Department of Ingegneria Strutturale e Geotecnica.. Ph..D in Structural Engineering,, Uniiverrsiitty off Napollii "Federico II",, Italy;; University of Swansea,, Wales,, U..K.. Member of the National (Italian) Academic Committee of Solids and Structural Mechanics group..The research activity is witnessed by more than 100 publications in international journals,, scientific monographs and proceedings of national and international conferences as well as by the participation and/or organization of international conferences and scientific meetings.
Section: Natural Resources Engineering
D. Gao Harbin Institute of Technology Harbin China Biography
Biography of D. Gao
Dr. Gao is professor in the Department of Environmental Science and Engineering of Harbin Institute of Technology, China. His major research interests include biological wastewater treatment, membrane technology, fate and transport of pollutants in environment, environmental biotechnology, microbial ecology. Dr. Gao is an investigator of more than 20 research projects. He has published over 100 papers in high-quality international journals and 16 national innovation patents. He is an associate editor of Water Science and Technology, and editorial board member for five international journals.
İnan Güler graduated from Erciyes University in 1981. He took his M.S. degree from Middle East Technical University in 1985, and his Ph.D. degree from İstanbul Technical University in 1990, all in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He is a Professor at Gazi University where he is Head of Electronics. His interest areas include biomedical systems, biomedical signal processing, biomedical instrumentation, electronic circuit design, neural networks, and artificial intelligence. He has written more than 300 articles on his interest areas. He is Editorial Board member of Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence since 2006.
Section: Sustainable Engineering
J. Huang Southwest University Chongqing China Biography
Biography of J. Huang
I am Jin Huang, and obtained the Ph.D degree in Wuhan University and is working as full-professor in Southwest University (China) now. I have carried out the scientific research at Institute of Chemistry (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Wuhan University of Technology, Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble, EastChina Normal University, and so on. My research field focuses on sustaining chemistry and engineering based on high-value utilization of bio-resources, and chemical processing technologies towards materials including nanoparticles modification and macromolecular nano-assembly in large scale. So far, I have published over 150 peer-reviewed paper, and edited three monograph and wrote eight book chapters.
Section: Genetic Engineering
T. Huang Chinese Academy of Sciences Shanghai China Biography
Biography of T. Huang
Tao Huang is an Associate Professor and Director of Bioinformatics Core Facility at Institute of Health Sciences, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He completed his post-doctoral research at Department of Genetics and Genomics Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, USA. His research interests include bioinformatics, machine learning and big data research. He has published over 150 articles. His works have been cited for 5261 times with an h-index of 32 and an i10-index of 99.
Section: Metallurgical Engineering
F. Liang Kunming University of Science and Technology Kunming City China Biography
Biography of F. Liang
Feng Liang is an Associate Professor at State Key Laboratory of Complex Nonferrous Metal Resources Clean Utilization, Kunming University of Science and Technology, China. Prior to this, Dr. Liang received his Ph.D. from Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT), Japan. After his Ph.D., he worked as postdoctoral fellowship in TIT. He has published more than 40 papers. He is an advisory panel member of Nanotechnology (IF: 3.4)(2017.01-2018.12), editorial board member of Ctalysts, Innovations in Corrosion and Materials Science, Open Chemistry Journal. His research topic includes electrochemical energy storage and conversion devices (sodium-air battery, Sodium-CO2 battery, solid state battery), solid electrolyte, carbon nanomaterials (graphene, carbon nanohorn) synthesis and their application for energy storage, plasma technology for nanomaterial synthesis and modification.
Section: Computer Engineering
H. Liao Sichuan University Sichuan China Biography
Biography of H. Liao
Dr. Huchang Liao received his Ph.D. degree in Management Science and Engineering from the Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, in 2015. He is an Associate Researcher in the Business School at Sichuan University, Chengdu, China. His skills and expertise mainly lie in the subject areas of Artificial Intelligence, Applied Mathematics, Information Science, Management Science, Decision Analysis, Fuzzy Set Theory, AHP, Quantitative Research, and Decision Making. Dr. Liao, as an author/co-author, has published more than 60 articles in various journals, having total citations of over 1,235.
H. Lin University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Chengdu China Biography
Biography of H. Lin
Dr. Hao Lin is a Professor of Center for Informational Biology at University of Electronic Science and Technology of China. He received his Ph.D. from Inner Mongolia University, P.R. China in 2007. His researches are focused on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology. He has published over 120 peer-reviewed papers in SCI-indexed journals. His publications have been cited over 6,000 times with H-index of 40 in Google Scholar (update in 2018.9). Homepage is http://lin-group.cn/.0
Section: Cryogenic Engineering
Z. Ma University of Wollongong Wollongong Australia Biography
Biography of Z. Ma
Dr Zhenjun Ma obtained his BEng and MSc degrees in Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, in 2001 and 2004 respectively, and received his PhD degree in Building Energy Efficiency and Automation from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2008. He is now a Senior Lecturer at Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC), University of Wollongong, Australia. His has been working extensively on building energy efficiency and sustainable building energy technologies and has published over 60 journal articles and 35 conference papers.
C.K. Maiti SOA University Bhubaneswar India Biography
Biography of C.K. Maiti
Professor Chinmay K. Maiti received his MSc (by Res.) in Microelectronics (1976) from the Loughborough University, UK, and PhD (Eng.) in Microwaves (1984) from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT),India. He served at IIT-Kharagpur (1976 -2014) in various academic positions and was also the head of department (2009- 2012). Dr. Maiti was a visiting professor at Queen’s University, Belfast, UK (2004-2006). He joined the SOA University in 2015 where he is currently a visiting Professor. Dr. Maiti has won the INSA-Royal Society (UK) Exchange of Scientists Fellowship in 2003, the CDIL Award for Industry of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers for the best paper in 1997. He is a Life Senior Member of the IEEE, USA. Dr. Maiti has a teaching and research experience of about 45 years in CAD technology of semiconductor devices, flexible electronics, and strain-engineering in micro- and nanoelectronics areas. He has published more than 400 technical papers, authored/co-authored/edited 8 books and monographs, and 6 book chapters. He has edited the “Selected Works of Professor Herbert Kroemer”, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2000 (World Scientific, Singapore, 2008).
Section: Natural Resources Engineering
Mehdi Mehrpooya University of Tehran Tehran Iran Biography
Biography of Mehdi Mehrpooya
Prof. Mehrpooya is associate professor at Renewable Energies and Environmental Department, University of Tehran. He is head of hydrogen and fuel cell laboratory. In this laboratory they research on micro fuel cell manufacturing and nano-structured electrocatalysts. He has more than 10 years of experience in design and optimization of integrated renewable and non-renewable processes like fuel cell power plants, hydrogen production and liquefaction, high temperature solar thermal hybrid energy systems, CO2 capturing processes and cryogenic processes. Prior to joining Renewable Energies and Environment Department he worked on various kinds of production processes especially in energy systems and catalytic processes in oil gas industries. Dr. Mehrpooya holds a PhD in chemical engineering from chemical engineering department at University of Tehran, Iran.
Section: Aeronautical engineering
H. Meng Zhejiang University Hangzhou China Biography
Biography of H. Meng
Dr. Hua Meng is a professor in School of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Zhejiang University, China. He received his Ph.D. from Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA, in 2001. His research focuses on supercritical-pressure heat transfer, supercritical-pressure combustion, and PEM fuel cell modeling. He is an Associate Fellow of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
Section: Structural Engineering
A.M. Rashad Housing & Building National Research Center (HBRC) Cairo Egypt
Section: Structural Engineering
E.J. Sapountzakis University of Athens Athens Greece Biography
Biography of E.J. Sapountzakis
Dr. Evangelos Sapountzakis is Civil Engineer, Professor at the Institute of Structural Analysis and Antiseismic Research of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). Diploma from NTUA (1984), MSc and DIC degrees from Imperial College, London (1985), PhD degree from NTUA (1991). Apart from NTUA, he is also Professor of Structural Analysis at the School of Corps of Engineers of the Hellenic Army and the Hellenic Open University. His published research comprises 105 original papers in international journals, 143 papers in international conference proceedings, 12 Chapters in books and 5 educational books, while he is the editor of 4 Books or Conference Proceedings. Honorary Editor, Editor-in-Chief, Academic Editor, Regional Editor and Associate Editor of international journals. He has extensive experience (30 years) in the design and analysis of bridge and other large scale structural projects.
M. Sheikholeslami Babol Noshirvani University of Technology Babol Iran Biography
Biography of M. Sheikholeslami
Dr. Mohsen Sheikholeslami works at the Babol Noshirvani University of
Technology’s Department of Mechanical Engineering in Iran. He is head of
Renewable energy systems and nanofluid applications in heat transfer Laboratory
at Babol Noshirvani University of Technology. His research interests are Nanofluid,
CFD, simulation, Mesoscopic modeling, Nonlinear Science,
Magnetohydrodynamic, Ferrohydrodynamic, Electrohydrodynamic and Heat
exchangers. He has written several papers and books in various filed of
mechanical engineering. He is also the first author of the books "Applications of
Nanofluid for Heat Transfer Enhancement", "Application of semi analytical methods
for nanofluid flow and heat transfer", "Hydrothermal Analysis in Engineering Using
Control Volume Finite Element Method" and "External Magnetic Field Effects on
Hydrothermal Treatment of Nanofluid" which are published in ELSEVIER.
According to the reports of Thomson Reuters (Clarivate Analytics), he has been
selected as a Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher (Top 0.01%) in 2016 and
Giovanni Vozzi was graduated in Electronic Engineering in 1998 at the University of Pisa. In 2002 got the PhD in Bioengineering at Polytechnic of Milan. From 1/05/2006 to 28/12/2014 he was Assistant Professor of Industrial Bioengineering at the Department of Ingegneria dell’Informazione of University of Pisa. Actually he is Associate Professor of Bioengineering at the Department of Ingegneria dell’Informazione of University of Pisa He is member of Directors board of International Society for Biofabrication, of IEEE and Of National Group of Bioengineering. His research interests are: 1)development of new micro and nanofabrication techniques; 2) development of bioreactors; 3) mechanical, chemical and cell characterisation of new biomaterials; 4) development of cell models through the fusion of Automatic Controls principles and of cell biochemical reactions.
Q.-G. Wang University of Johannesburg Johannesburg South Africa Biography
Biography of Q.-G. Wang
Dr. Qing-Guo WANG earned his B. Eng. in Chemical Engineering in 1982.He further received M. Eng. in 1984 and Ph.D. in 1987 both in industrial automation from Zhejiang University, PR China. He held Alexander-von Humboldt Research fellowship of Germany from 1990 to 1992. He served with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the National University of Singapore as a full professor from 1992 to 2015. He is currently a member of Academy of Science in South Africa. His present research interests are mainly in modeling, estimation, prediction, control, optimization and automation for complex systems. He has published over 270 international journal papers and 7 books. He received over 12000 citations with h-index of 63.
Guosong Wu is presently a professor of Hohai University (China). He received his Ph.D. in materials processing engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) in 2007. Before he joined Hohai University, he has worked as a researcher in Chinese Academy of Sciences, City University of Hong Kong and Kwangwoon University (South Korea) for about 10 years. His research interests include surface engineering, corrosion science and plasma related technologies. He has published more than 70 international journal papers that have been cited over 1900 times (H-index=30). Also, he is working as an editorial board member for 4 international journals.
K. Yan Sun Yat-Sen University Guangzhou China Biography
Biography of K. Yan
The group of Prof. Yan concentrates on the environmentally friendly catalysis based on nanomaterials and the research interests span in heterogeneous conversion of biomass and biomass-derived monomers into value-added chemicals and biofuels, electro catalytic energy conversion and storage, catalytic degradation of solid waste and heavy metals.
Section: Marine Engineering
Tiangui Ye Harbin Engineering University Harbin China Biography
Biography of Tiangui Ye
Tiangui Ye is the Associate Professor of Marine Engineering and Power Engineering at Harbin
Engineering University, China. He graduated in Marine Engineering in 2012 and obtained a Ph.D.
in Marine Engineering in 2017 at Harbin Engineering University.
Ye has been author and coauthor of about 60 papers on the topics of Structural dynamics,
Acoustics of composite and laminated Structures, Ship vibration and noise reduction techniques
and Plate and shell theories, most of which have been published in first rate international
journals. He was honored with Science and Technology Award of Heilongjiang Province in 2017
and Preeminent Innovation Scholarship of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology in
Section: Construction Management
F.K. Yuen University Sains Malaysia Pulau Pinang Malaysia Biography
Biography of F.K. Yuen
Dr. Foo Keng Yuen is a lecturer and researcher of River Engineering and Urban Drainage Research Centre, Universiti Sains Malaysia. His research interests are environmental engineering, waste utilization, water treatment technology, catalysis, food security and toxicology, and environmental health. Foo has a Web of Science Hirsch index of 31. He has authored more than 100 publications in reputed international, high-impact and proceeding journals, and book chapters, with the total citations of exceeding 4,000 times. He serves as Editor, Editorial Board Members, Scientific Adviser, Technical Committee, Review Committee, Keynote and Invited Speakers in several international scientific journals, conferences, and research seminars.
Section: Metallurgical Engineering
J. Zhang Huazhong University of Science and Technology Wuhan China Biography
Biography of J. Zhang
Jingdong Zhang is currently a professor at School of Chemistry and Chemical
Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. He received his Ph.D.
degree from Hunan University (China) in 2000, and then carried out postdoctoral
studies at Chonbuk National University (South Korea), Kwansei Gakuin University
(Japan), Kyoto University (Japan) and Jackson State University (USA) during 2001-
2006. His research spans analytical chemistry and environmental chemistry. He is
interested in electroanalytical chemistry, environmental electrochemistry, pollutant
determination and removal, and photoelectrochemical materials. He has published
more than 100 research papers in peer reviewed journals and 4 book chapters.
Editorial Board Members
A.K. Barisal College of Engineering and Technology Bhubaneswar India Biography
Biography of A.K. Barisal
A.K. Barisal received his BE in Electrical Engineering from VSSUT Burla, his
ME (Eng.) in Power systems from IIEST, Shibpur, Howrah and his PhD (Eng.)
from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. He has published over 100 articles in
different journals and conferences. His research interests include economic load
dispatch, Hydrothermal Scheduling and soft computing applications to power
system operation and control. He is currently working as a Professor in the
Department of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering and Technology,
Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.
Y. Chen Institute of Engineering Safety and Disaster Prevention of Hohai University Nanjing China Biography
Biography of Y. Chen
Prof. Yumin Chen is presently serving as a Director of Institute of Engineering safety and Disaster prevention. He has completed his BS from China University of Mining and Technology - Xuzhou, China. He further obtained PhD from Hohai University, Nanjing China. His research interest include Soil liquefaction and induced large deformation, Liquefaction mitigation: drainage pile, desaturation and biological reinforcement, Soft soil improvement, Disaster prevention in Offshore Engineering and Numerical analysis for Geotechnical Engineering. He has contributed his publications in different scientific journals.
H.C. Chien Ming Chuan University Taipei Taiwan Biography
Biography of H.C. Chien
Hung-Chun Chien received the BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Yuan-Ze University (YZU),
Chung-Li, Taiwan, in 2000, and the MS (Electrical Engineering) and PhD (Electronic Engineering) degrees
from National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), Taipei, Taiwan, in 2002 and 2007,
respectively. From 2007–2008, he served as a post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Electronic
Engineering of National Taiwan University of Science and Technology. Since 2018, he was with the
Department of Electronic Engineering, Ming Chuan University (MCU), Taoyuan City, Taiwan, as an
Assistant Professor. Prof. Chien teaching and research interests are in the areas of analog circuits and
systems, circuit theory, active-RC circuit designs, and current-mode signal processing.
M. Cui Dalian University of Technology Dalian China
G. Dhiman Govt. Bikram College of Commerce Patiala India Biography
Biography of G. Dhiman
Gaurav Dhiman received his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from Thapar
Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. He has completed his Master
Degree of Computer Applications from Thapar Institute of Engineering &
Technology, Patiala. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor with the
Department of Computer Science, Government Bikram College of Commerce,
Patiala. He was selected as an outstanding reviewer from Knowledge- Based
Systems (Elsevier). He has published more than 25 peer-review research papers
(indexed in SCI-SCIE). He is also in editorial board member of Artificial
Intelligence Evolution journal. His research interest includes Single-, Multi-,
Many-objectives optimization (Bio-inspired, Evolutionary and Quantum), Soft
computing (Type-1 and Type-2 fuzzy sets), Power systems, and Change
detection using remotely sensed high-resolution satellite data. His research
articles can be found in Knowledge-Based Systems (Elsevier), Advances in
Engineering Software (Elsevier), Applied Intelligence (Springer), Journal of
Computational Science (Elsevier), Engineering with Computers (Springer),
Applied Soft Computing (Elsevier), Engineering Applications of Artificial
Intelligence (Elsevier), and so on.
H. Djojodihardjo Universiti Putra Malaysia Selangor Malaysia Biography
Biography of H. Djojodihardjo
Prof. Harijono Djojodihardjo (Sarjana Teknik Mesin, Institut Teknologi Bandung, 1962; M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, 1964; Mech.E. 1965, S.M. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 1966 and Sc.D. in Aerodynamics and Gas Dynamics, 1968, all from Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Insinyur Professional Utama (IPU, Prime Professional Engineer) certification was conferred by the Indonesian Institution of Engineers (PII) in 2009 and ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer in September 2010 by the ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer. He is an Academician of the International Academy of Astronautics (since 2008). In 2009 he was appointed as the AIROD Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra. Formerly he was Professor of Aerospace Engineering at Universiti Sains Malaysia (2004-2008), Universitas Al-Azhar Indonesia (2005-2010) and Institut Teknologi Bandung (1989-2005), and Visiting Professor at Technische Unversitaet Muenchen (2002) and Toyohashi University of Technology (2002 - 2003), Chairman, Indonesian National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (Lembaga Penerbangan dan Antariksa Nasional – LAPAN), and Secretary, Indonesian National Council for Aeronautics and Space (DEPANRI - Feb.1999-June.2000), Adviser for Aerospace Affairs to the Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia, April-June 1998, Inspector General for Development, Technology and Strategic Industries, at the Office of the President of the Republic of Indonesia (June 1998 – January 1999), Deputy Chairman for Technology Development, The Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology/ Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi (1991-1998). He has devoted a combined teaching, research, industrial and management experience totaling of 51 years since, which is a manifestation of his career objectives, strong interest, dedication and commitments in education, science and technology.
Dr. Zihe Gao is a lecturer at the School of Civil Engineering, Zhengzhou University (ZZU). His research interests include heat and heat transfer behavior and mechanism in tunnel-like structures and high-rise buildings, natural and mechanical ventilation, buoyancy plume and ceiling jet flows. He has published more than 20 SCI-indexed papers in the International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Applied Thermal Engineering, etc. Besides, Dr. Gao is the recipient of the IAFSS (International Association for Fire Safety Science). He received the Best Thesis Award “Excellence in Research” in 2017, the Best Poster Award of China National Symposium on Combustion in 2017 and the Best Paper Award of China National Symposium on Combustion in 2018.
P. Gao Northwestern Polytechnical University Xi'an Shaanxi China Biography
Biography of P. Gao
Pengfei Gao is an associate professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering of
Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU). He received his Bachelor degree and Ph. D degree in
2010, and 2015, respectively, from NPU. He won the Young Elite Scientists Sponsorship Program by
CAST and the Hong Kong Scholar Program in 2018. His research interest is the prediction and control
of macro-defect, microstructure and mechanical property in the plastic forming of metals, including
the hot forging and spinning of titanium alloy, superalloy and aluminum alloy components.
Lei Guo School of Material and Chemical Engineering Tongren University Tongren China Biography
Biography of Lei Guo
Professor Lei Guo received his PhD in Chemical Engineering and Technology from Chongqing University, China in 2015. He is currently working as a Professor in Department of Materials and Chemical Engineering, Tongren University, China. He has conducted a series of studies in various areas of the field of chemical & materials engineering: electrochemistry, anti-corrosion technology, theoretical simulation. He recently focuses on metal-air batteries and organic corrosion inhibitors. He has authored over 150 papers published in international journals, 5 book chapters and 100 patents. He is also a member of the editorial board of 5 international journals.
J. Guo Huazhong University of Science and Technology Wuhan China Biography
Biography of J. Guo
Jiajie Guo (M’12) received the B.S. degree in theoretical and applied mechanics from the Department of Engineering Mechanics and Science, Peking University, Beijing, China, in 2006, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA, in 2009 and 2011, respectively.,He is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China. His research interests include mechatronics, robotics, and system dynamics/control. .
R. He Southwest University Chongqing China Biography
Biography of R. He
Dr. He has finalized his PH. D. from Sichuan University, College of Chemistry in 2006. He currently holds the position of Professor & Doctoral Supervisor at School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Southwest University China. His recent area of research mainly includes Material Science and Engineering, electrochemical catalysis and so on.
W. He East China of Science and Technology University Shanghai China Biography
Biography of W. He
Dr. Wangli He is currently a Professor with the School of Information Science and Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology. Her current research interests include cooperative control of multi-agent systems, networked nonlinear systems, security of cyber-physical systems. She is the Chair of Technical Committee on Networked-based Control Systems and Applications of IES. She was the Visiting Associate Professor of Tokyo Metropolitan University (2015-2017). She was the recipient of Excellent Doctoral Thesis Award of Jiangsu Province in 2001, Young Elite Scientist of CAST in 2017, Young Rising Star Award of Shanghai Science and Technology Commission in 2018.
F. Huang China Earthquake Network Center Beijing China Biography
Biography of F. Huang
Dr. Huang completed her PH. D. in 2008 from the Institute of Geophysics, China. She is been working in the field of seismology for so many years. Currently she is holding the position of Research Fellow at China Earthquake Network Center. Her main research area involves Hydrogeology, Engineering geology, Structural geology, Tectonophysics, Petro-geology, Geochemistry, Earthquake hydrology & hydro-seismology, Induced seismicity, especially in the Interaction between fluids and rocks and its role during earthquake preparation and occurrence aimed at Earthquake Prediction, and so on.
Q. Huang Huaqiao University Xiamen China Biography
Biography of Q. Huang
Dr Qunxian Huang is an associate professor in the College of Civil Engineering at Huaqiao University (HQU), Xiamen, China, where he received his PhD in structural engineering. He currently serves as the director of the experimental centre of civil engineering, HQU. His research focuses on seismic analysis and design of structural concrete, seismic performance assessment of structures, seismic strengthening and retrofitting of RC buildings, as well as disaster prevention and mitigation of rural buildings. Dr Huang was a visiting scholar of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at HKUST during March-August 2015.
J. Jiao South China University of Technology (SCUT) Guangdong Sheng China Biography
Biography of J. Jiao
Dr. Jialong Jiao currently works as a lecturer in the Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, South China University of Technology, China. He received his bachelor’s degree and doctoral degree in the major of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering from Harbin Engineering University, China in 2012 and 2016, respectively. His research interests include ship seakeeping performance, wave-induced loads and slamming loads, hydroelastic responses of flexible ships and offshore structures. He has more than 30 first-author papers published/accepted in famous professional journals, and some of the papers are recommended and cited by the International Towing Tank Conference (ITTC) Seakeeping Committee and the International Ship and Offshore Structures Congress (ISSC) Loads Committee.
Yew M. Kun Department of Civil Engineering Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering and Science Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Biography
Biography of Yew M. Kun
Dr. Yew has been appointed Assistant Professor under the Department of Civil Engineering,
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman. He actively participated in several projects, award-winning
products, patents, and the creation of “Green & Sustainable Building Materials”. He has filed
seven (7) intellectual property rights (3 International and 4 National). He has published >40 technical papers and >5 books mainly on sustainable construction materials. He serves as
reviewer for several journals: Engineering Structures, Journal of Building Engineering,
Construction and Building Materials (Elsevier) etc. He participates actively in several
professional bodies (ACI Malaysia, IEM, BEM, MBOT and IET) and serves as the Conference
A. Leung City University of Hong Kong Kowloon Hong Kong Biography
Biography of A. Leung
Professor Andrew Leung taught in HKU and Manchester U and is now associating with HK City
University. He is honorary/guest professor of 15 universities internationally and is the President
of Asian Institute of Intelligent Buildings, Chairman of the Chinese Green Building (HK)
Council, a member of The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors HK Board, the Join Structural
Division Committee HKIE & IStructE, a Special Fellow of CIOB and HK BEAM Faculty.
X.T. Li Northeast Normal University Jilin China Biography
Biography of X.T. Li
I received the M.Eng, and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Northeast Normal University (NENU), Jilin,
China, in 2012, and 2015, respectively. Currently, I’m an associate professor in School of Computer Science,
Northeast Normal University, Jilin, China. From 2015/11 to 2016/11, I visited the University of Surrey as an
academic visitor. I am now working as senior research associate at the City University of Hong Kong. I am
particularly interested in bioinformatics, computational intelligence, and system biology.
H. Liu Harbin Institute of Technology Harbin China Biography
Biography of H. Liu
Dr. Liu finalized his PH. D. from School of Materials Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology in 2002 with the Major in Study of diffusion Bonding Mechanism and Reaction Layer Growth Behavior of SiC Ceramic to TiAl Alloys. Currently he helds the position Professor at School of Materials Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin. His main research area covers Friction Stir Welding Mechanism and Hybrid Technology, Joining Technology of Advanced and Dissimilar Materials, Control of Welding Equipment and Welding Quality and many more.
J.M. Liu Xi’an Jiaotong University Shaanxi China Biography
Biography of J.M. Liu
Dr. Junmin Liu Ha s finalized hi PH. D. from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Shaanxi. Most recently he helds the position of Associate Professor at Department of Information Science, Xi’an Jiaotong Universit. His Research interest mostly includes Remote Sensing Image Processing, Subspace Clustering, Intelligent Information Processing, along with nonnegative matrix factorization, deep learning, etc. He has also received a number of Grants & Awards some of which are Xu Zongben Applied Mathematics Prize, 2013, Scholarship of Huawei, 2013, Excellent Graduate Student of Xi’an Jiaotong University, 2012, First-class Scholarship of Xi’an Jiaotong University, 2012-2013, Scholarship Award for Excellent Doctoral Student of Ministry of Education, 2011, and so on.
X.J. Lu Central South University Changsha China
Y.E. Ma Northwestern Polytechnical University Shaanxi China Biography
Biography of Y.E. Ma
Dr. Yu E. Ma finalized her PH. D. in 2006 from Northwestern Polytechnical University. She now holds the position of Professor of Solid Mechanics at Northwestern Polytechnical University since 2014, As a professor in Structural Integrity and Durability, she focuses her research interests on three aspects; the first one is structural (including welded structure) fracture and fatigue, damage tolerance and durability analysis and design, structural reliability; the second one is composite mechanics and composite structural design; the last one is nonlinear thermal-mechanical analysis method and thermal structural design. Her research involves modeling, analysis and design solutions in the context of structural durability and damage tolerance with the aim of designing safer and lighter structures. She also performs experimental tests to validate the models.
Y. Mao Xi’an Jiaotong University Shaanxi China Biography
Biography of Y. Mao
Dr. Mao Completed his PH. D. from School of Energy and Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University in 2007. Ever since he has been working on the field of Power and Energy. He currently holds the position of Associate Professor at the School of Energy and Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University since 2017. His Current Research area revolves around Turbomachinery Flow and Noise among others.
W.Q. Niu Shanghai Maritime University Shaghai China Biography
Biography of W.Q. Niu
Dr. Niu works as an Associate Professor at Shanghai Maritime University since 2008. He completed his PH. D. from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, 2004 with his major as Control Theory & Control Engineering. He teaches courses of Modern Measurement Theory and Technology, Fieldbus Technology, Modern Sensors Technology to MS students. His main Research area comprises of Control of hybrid ships and cranes, wireless power transfer (WPT), prognostics and health management (PHM) and etc.
Dr. Ren received his PhD degree of the electrical engineering from the University of Hong Kong,
where now he is an associate professor at Anhui University, China. His research interest includes
the nano-optics, optoelectronics, electromagnetics, photovoltaics, plasmonic. He has published
more than 30 peer-reviewed paper and received more than 1000 citations.
S.W. Sharshir Huazhong University of Science and Technology Wuhan China Biography
Biography of S.W. Sharshir
Dr. Swellam Wafa Abdellatif Ali Sharshir obtained his PhD. degree in "Thermal Power Engineering"from School of Energy and Power Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China in 2017. Currently, he is a Lecturer (Assistant professor) at the Faculty of Engineering, Kafrelsheikh University, Egypt. His research interests are (a) Solar Energy Applications (b) Solar Desalination (c) Nanofluid Properties and Applications (d) Energy Storage (e) Management of Energy Resources and Renewable Energy (f) Computer Aided Analysis, Experimental and Design of Renewable Energy (g) Computer Aided Analysis, Experimental and Design of Air Conditioning by Solar Energy.
T. Sibalija Belgrade Metropolitan University Belgrade Serbia Biography
Biography of T. Sibalija
Prof. Dr. Tatjana Sibalija (BSc, MSc, PhD in Mechanical Engineering, from Faculty of
Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade) is Full Professor at the Belgrade Metropolitan
University. Her research interest includes production and industrial engineering, applied artificial
intelligence, intelligent manufacturing, digital / smart factories, process modelling, design and
optimisation, information systems.
She has edited three books and authored 5 books, 7 book chapters and over 120 papers published
in peer-reviewed international journals / presented at refereed international conferences. She has
served as a chair of many conference sessions and workshops, a member of over 30 international
conference program committees, and a member of the editorial board and guest editor of several
international scientific journals.
She is the vice-president of the national team of European Technology Platform for Future
Manufacturing Technologies, a member of the Managing Board of the National Organisation for
Quality, and the president of the National Committee for Six Sigma. She has been coordinating
and participating in several international research projects and projects for industry.
She has delivered many invited speeches in Europe and Asia, and has been awarded with seven
awards. Since 2009, she has been appointed as FP7 / Horizon 2020 (EU Research Framework
H. Togun University of Thi-Qar Nassiriya Iraq Biography
Biography of H. Togun
Dr. Eng. Hussein Togun received his BSc. and MSc. degree in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq. Also, he received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Malaya, Malaysia. He was the Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering from 2015-2019. He is a member of the editorial board of 25 international scientific journals. His research interests include Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Nanofluids, CFD Simulation, and Modeling (Ansys-Fluent- ICEM). His current research is based on Numerical and Experimental Investigations of Nanofluids and hybrid nanofluids flow for increasing heat transfer. Dr. Togun has published 35 papers in considered international journals and 13 international conferences with two book chapters.
H. Tong Tsinghua University Beijing China Biography
Biography of H. Tong
Dr. Hao Tong Has Finished his PH. D. from Mechanical Manufacturing and Automation, Harbin Institute of Technology in2008. He is currently an associate professor in Institute of Manufacturing Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China. During 2008-2010, he worked at Tsinghua University as a Postdoctoral Fellow. His area of research includes Researches focus on micro/nano machining technology and system including micro EDM, micro ECM, intelligent servo control, CNC system, etc.
W.D. Wang Lanzhou University of Technology Lanzhou China Biography
Biography of W.D. Wang
Dr. Wang finalized his PhD in Structural Engineering from School of Civil Engineering, Fuzhou University, in 2006. He is currently holding the position of Professor in Structural Engineering at School of Civil Engineering Lanzhou University of Technology. His recent research areas includes Steel & Concrete Composite Structures, Structures Fire Resistance of China Architecture Societyand so on.
L. Wang Beihang University Beijing China Biography
Biography of L. Wang
Dr. Lei Wang has finished his PH.D. from Beihang University, Solid Mechanics 2015/7. He is currently holding a position as a Lecturer at School of Aeronautic Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, he has also received Grants Awards some are 1. National Nature Science Foundation of the P. R. China 11602012, Research on Reliability-based Design Optimization of Porous Material Structure Subjected to Preparation Instability. 2017.1-2019.12, PI, 2. Pre-research Field Foundation of Equipment Development Department of China 61402100103 New method of vibration and noise control. 2017.1-2018.12. PI, 3. China Postdoctoral Science Foundation 2016M591038 Research on Non-probabilistic Set-method for Static and Dynamic Reliability Analysis of Composite Laminated Structure. 2015.09~2017.09. PI. His research interst includes Uncertainty quantification (UQ) analysis, Structural reliability analysis Optimization design under uncertainty, Reliability-based topology optimization (RBTO), Inverse problems in mechanics, Noise prediction and active vibration control.
H. Wang Qinghai University Qinghai China Biography
Biography of H. Wang
Dr. Hongyu Wang is currently a Visiting Scholar at the University of Delaware and an Associate professor in the School of Mechanical and Engineering, Qinghai University. He did D.E. in Materials Science from the School of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University in 2016. Dr. Wang has numerous publications to his credit.
F. Wei Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Shanghai China Biography
Biography of F. Wei
Dr. Wei Fan obtained her Doctor of Optics degree from Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics in 2004. Currently, she is a Professor in Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics. As a team leader of the front-end research group and a professor in National Laboratory on High Power Lasers and Physics in Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine mechanics, her research mainly focused on global laser control technology to improve the control ability and reliability of high power laser systems.
Y. Wenbin Shandong University Jinan China Biography
Biography of Y. Wenbin
Currently, Dr. Yu Wenbin is a full professor in School of Energy and Power Engineering, Shandong University. Before then, he worked as a Senior Research Fellow at National University of Singapore for 7 years. He mainly focuses onCombustion in engines,Electronic control for engines, Fluid dynamics and CFD modeling, Spray, etc. He has published more than 70 articles and more than 15 patents. He is now the editorial board member of International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering. As a reviewer of more than 20 world top journals, he obtained theOutstanding Contribution in Reviewing Award in many journals.
W. Wu Shanghai Maritime University Shanghai China Biography
Biography of W. Wu
Weimin Wu (M’16) received Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the College of
Electrical Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2005.
Since July, 2006, he has been a Faculty Member at Shanghai Maritime University,
where he is currently a Full Professor in Department of Electrical Engineering. He has
coauthored over 100 papers and holds eight patents. His areas of interests include power
converters for renewable energy systems, power quality, smart grid, and energy storage
technology. Dr. Wu serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON
F.J. Wu Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) Harbin China Biography
Biography of F.J. Wu
Dr. Wu finalized his PH. D. from Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) in 2007. He currently holds the position of Associate Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China since 2012.
His Research Interests consists upon Solid state transformer technologies and application, including the multistage topologies and single stage matrix converter based AC-AC and AC-DC topologies, New inverter topology and control algorithm for grid-connected renewable energy generation system aiming to enhance efficiency, extend operation range and reduce grid current THD, Phase-locked loop technologies for estimating the synchronous information of utility grid, Maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithm of PV and wind turbine generator and so on.
X. Xiao South China Normal University Guangzhou China Biography
Biography of X. Xiao
Biography: Dr. Xin Xiao is currently a chemistry professor at South China Normal University in China. He received his Ph.D. from South China University of Technology in 2011. His research interests include nanomaterials, photocatalysis, energy storage, and water treatment. He has published more than 60 SCI papers, and these papers have been cited nearly 2,000 times.
Weikai Xu (S'10-M'12) received the B.S. degree in electronic engineering from Three Gorges College, Chongqing, China, in 2000, the M.Sc. degree in communication and information system from the Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Chongqing, China, in 2003, and the Ph.D. degree in electronic circuit and system from the Xiamen University of China, Xiamen, China, in 2011. From 2003 to 2012, he was a Teaching Assistant, and Assistant Professor in Communication Engineering of Xiamen University. He is now an Associate Professor in Information and Communication Engineering of Xiamen University. His research interests include chaotic communications, underwater acoustic communications, channel coding, cooperative communications and ultra-wideband.
J. Xu Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai China Biography
Biography of J. Xu
Dr. Jinyang Xu is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. He received his Ph.D. from Arts et Métiers ParisTech, France, in 2016 and his M.S. from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, in 2013. His current research interests concern composites machining, numerical modeling, and surface texturing. He has published over fifty peer-reviewed articles and edited four special issues in international journals/conferences. He is serving as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Coating Science and Technology and the Editorial Board Members of International Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, and Current Materials Science.
W. Xu Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) Wuhan China Biography
Biography of W. Xu
Prof. Dr Xu received the double B.E. degree from Tianjin University
(TJU), China, in July 2002, and M.E. degree from TJU in March 2005,
and the Ph.D. degree from Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese
Academy of Sciences (IEECAS), in July 2008, respectively, all in
electrical engineering. From 2008 to 2011, he had been one Postdoctoral
Research Fellow with the School of Electrical, Mechanical and
Mechatronic Systems, Faculty of Engineering and Information
Technology, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), Australia. His
academic research activities in this period mainly included drive
machines for linear metro and plug-in hybrid electrical vehicle (PHEV),
which were financially supported by the UTS Vice Chancellor Research
Fellowship (one-year), the UTS Early Career Researcher Grant, and two
international research grants in China. From 2011 to 2013, Dr Xu had been appointed as one Royal
Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University Vice Chancellor Research Fellow with School of
Electrical and Computer Engineering in RMIT University.
Since March 2013, he has been appointed as one Full Professor with School of Electrical and
Electronic Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China, which is one
of Top Three Universities in the field of China Electrical Engineering. Now he is leading one group (4
Staff, 2 Postdoctoral Fellows, and more than 40 PhD/ME students) for the development on high
performance of drive machines and systems, converters, inverters, and so on.
Dr. Jianghong Xue completed his PH. D. in 2002 from University of Akron, OH, USA. He is holding the position of Professor at Jinan University since 2010. HIs research area mostly includes Nonlinearly Mechanics of Offshore Structures, Mechanics of Composite Materials, Constitutive Equation for Thermo-viscoelastic Material, Structural Integrity Analysis for Plates and Shells, Finite Element Analysis and so on.
L. Yang Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology Xi’an China Biography
Biography of L. Yang
Dr. Lei Yang has obtained his PhD at Uppsala University with Professor Anders Hagfeldt, and
then worked as a research fellow at Monash University with Professor Udo Bach. Currently, he is
selected in the “Hundred Talent Program of Shaanxi Provence” by Chinese government, working
as an Associate Professor at Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology. He has published
more than 30 papers in SCI journals, such as JACS, Appl. Catal. B- Environ., ACS Appl. Mater.
Inter., J. Phys. Chem. Lett., Chem. Eng. J., Water Res., J. Hazard. Mater., etc. The total citation
has exceeded 1300 for an H-index of 12.
Y. Yang Sichuan University Sichuan China Biography
Biography of Y. Yang
Dr. Yi Yang is presently serving as a Professor at School of Manufacture Science and Engineering Sichuan University, China. He completed his BS and MS in casting from the Wuhan Institute of Technology, China and Shenyang Polytechnic University Shenyang, China respectively. He has been recognized with awards and honors such as Second award for scientific and technological progress of Sichuan province, First prize of excellent graduation design, The outstanding experts with special contributions and many others. He has also contributed his publication in different scientific journals.
B. Yousaf University of Science and Technology of China Hefei China Biography
Biography of B. Yousaf
Balal Yousaf currently works as a Assistant Professor/Associate Researcher at the School of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei in (Anhui) China. He has an academic background in Environmental Geochemistry & Pollution combined with a practical work experience in Biochar Science. His research interests include Soil and Water Remediation, Transformation Mechanism and Fate of Environmental Contaminants, Minerals Interaction with Environmental Contaminants, Green Synthesis, Biowaste Conversion, Bioenergy and Environmental Pollution Control. He is particularly interested in how “modifications and advancements in pyrolyzed feed materials affect the product characteristics during thermochemical conversion and/or its Environmental Applications.”
C. Zhang Qingdao University of Technology (QUT) Qingdao China Biography
Biography of C. Zhang
Dr. Chunwei Zhang currently works at Qingdao University of Technology (QUT). He is the Chair Professor, Ph.D. Supervisor, and Discipline Leader of Civil Engineering at QUT. He is the Foundation Director of Structural Vibration Control group, Chair Professor of “first-class discipline: Civil Engineering” for Shandong Province. He received the Ph.D. degree in 2005 from the Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT). His research interest includes structural vibration control, structural health monitoring, prefabricated structures, structural anti-blast, and protective structures, etc. He has supervised and co-supervised 11 Ph.D. students and 27 master students to their successful completion. He has published six books, one book chapter, and five design codes and standards. He has delivered five keynote lectures at international conferences. Dr. Zhang is the author or co-author of 136 Journal publications (majority in SCI or EI indexed journals) and more than 80 conference publications. Besides, he is the owner of 25 patents.
H. Zhang Northeastern University Shenyang China Biography
Biography of H. Zhang
Dr. Zhang finalized his PH. D. from Heat and Mass Transfer Technological Center, Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Major in Thermal Engineering in 2014. He currently holds the position of Associate Professor at School of Metallurgy, Northeastern University, Shenyang. His current research interests focus on the computational particle technology mainly in three fields: (i) Process metallurgy; (ii) Air pollution controlling and environmental protection; (iii) Efficient and quality conversion of renewable energy. In the past decade, he has had profound experience of using various particle-based numerical schemes like LBM, DEM and SPH on >10 projects. As a result, he is the author of >80 publications, half of which were published in reputed international journals. He serves as the Youth Director of Chinese Society of Particuology.
X.M. Zhang University of Science and Technology Hefei China Biography
Biography of X.M. Zhang
Xinming Zhang received the B.E. and M.E. degrees in electrical engineering from China
University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou, China, in 1985 and 1988, respectively, and
the Ph.D. degree in computer science and technology from the University of Science and
Technology of China, Hefei, China, in 2001.
Since Mar. 2002, he has been with the faculty of the University of Science and Technology of
China, Hefei, China, where he is currently a Professor with the School of Computer Science
and Technology, also with the School of Data Science. He is also with the National Mobile
Communications Research Laboratory, Southeast University, Nanjing, China.
From Sept. 2005 to Aug. 2006, he was a visiting Professor with the Department of Electrical
Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea.
J. Zheng Southwests Jiaotong University Chengdu China Biography
Biography of J. Zheng
Jun Zheng received the B.E. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU), Chengdu, China. She is currently an Associate Professor at the State Key Laboratory of Traction Power of SWJTU in Chengdu, China. She was awarded the Endeavour Research Fellowship of Australian Government as a Visiting Honorary Fellow at the University of Wollongong in 2013. Her research focuses on high temperature superconducting electromagnetic characteristics, HTS magnet and superconducting magnetic levitation technology. Up to now, she has authored or co-authored 106 SCI-indexed papers and granted 15 Chinese patents.
C. Zhou North China Electric Power University Beijing China Biography
Biography of C. Zhou
Dr. Zhou completed his PH. D. from Wuhan University on 2010. He currently holds the position of Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering, School of Energy, Power and Mechanical Engineering, North China Electric Power University. His research interests includes Rain-wind Induced Vibration of High-Voltage Transmission Tower-lines System, Downburst Induced Vibration of Transmission Tower-lines Structure, Finite element method and vibration theory and so on.
Dr. Xiaotao Zhu received a PhD degree in Material Science from the Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the School of Environmental and Material Engineering, Yantai University, China. His research interests include Non-wettable surfaces and their applications for self-cleaning, anti-corrosion, and oil-water separation. Moreover, he has published several articles in well-reputed national/international journals. Dr Zhu has also received awards such as Outstanding President Award by Chinese Academy of Science and Zhuliyuehua Award by Chinese Academy of Science.
Y. Zhu Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics Nanjing China Biography
Biography of Y. Zhu
Dr. Zhu Yuchuan is currently a Professor at the School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics(NUAA), Nanjing, china. His research areas are (1) Model prediction and inverse compensation of smart materials-based actuators; (2) Temperature field, electromagnetic field distribution and multi-field analysis of Magnetostrictive actuators; (3) Magnetostrictive actuators-driven Electro-hydraulic servovalve, Magnetostrictive actuator-powered Electro-hydraulic pump and Compact hybrid actuators; (4) Mechanically and fluidly amplified devices of smart materials-based actuators.
Cui Junjia is an Associate Professor and Doctoral Supervisor at Hunan University. He is a key member of the State Key Laboratory of Advanced Design and Manufacturing for Vehicle Body. Prof Cui's main research direction is the design and manufacture of the lightweight vehicle body. He hosted several important research projects including the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), National Key Research and Development Project, Hunan Provincial Key Research and Development Project and Hunan Provincial Outstanding Youth Science Foundation. So far, Prof. Cui has produced over 40 research papers.
J. Gao University of Leeds Leeds United Kingdom Biography
Biography of J. Gao
Jianbing Gao obtained Ph.D from Beijing Institute of Technology on July 2017, then joined University of Surrey, as a postdoctor. From January 2019, he has been a postdoctor of University of Leeds. His research interests cover exhaust emission control of internal combustion engines; opposed rotary piston engine and physicochemical properties of particulate matter form internal combustion engine.
J. He Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai China Biography
Biography of J. He
Professor He explores the boundaries of materials processing technology, solid mechanics, and material microscopy, in order to provide game-changing manufacturing
solutions to high-performance challenges.
Ji does research in Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and
Materials Engineering. His group at SJTU mainly focuses on:
developing new material testing methods and precise material models for
employing these methods to improve the physical understanding of the plastic
deformation, damage and necking failure, phase transformation from the Micro to
creating new manufacturing processes design based on this improved
L. Ma Harbin Institute of Technology Weihai China Biography
Biography of L. Ma
Ph.D Liyong Ma is currently an Associate Professor at Harbin Institute of Technology, Weihai, China. His main research areas include machine learning, intelligent information processing, biomedical imaging and image processing. In recent years, more than 30 papers have been published, of which more than 20 articles have been retrieved by EI and SCI.
Y. Qi Northwest A&F University Shaanxi China Biography
Biography of Y. Qi
Dr. Yanbing Qi is an associate professor at the College of Natural Resources and Environment, Northwest A&F University. He received his Ph.D. from Northwest A&F University, Yangling Shaanxi, China. He has ever been a Post Doctor in the Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Science. His main research interests include remote sensing-based natural resources and environment monitoring and evaluation, soil process modeling and classification, desertification and revegetation assessment. Dr. Qi has published more than 50 peer-reviewed papers in renowned journals.
W. Shen Huazhong University of Science and Technology Wuhan China Biography
Biography of W. Shen
Dr. SHEN Wenai is an Associate Professor in the School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics
at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China). He received his Ph.D. degree in
Structural Engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has published over
30 peer-reviewed journal papers and conference papers. His major research interests include
structural vibration control, smart materials and structures, and energy harvesting.
B. Singh Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology Sultanpur India
Y. Zhou Central South University Changsha China Biography
Biography of Y. Zhou
Dr. Yuansheng Zhou (周元生) is an associate professor of Central South University
(CSU), Changsha, Hunan, and the Vice-Director of Department of Vehicle
Engineering, College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering in CSU. He also works
as a senior member of the gear research group in State Key Laboratory of High
Performance Complex Manufacturing. He obtained his Ph.D. degree of Mechanical
Engineering from Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, in 2015. His research
topic includes Gear Design and Manufacturing, CAD/CAM/CAE, CNC Machining,
Measurement, CNC Machine Tools.
Yaguang Zhu, Associate Professor of Chang’an University, China. He obtained Ph.D. in
mechatronic engineering at Zhejiang University, China. His research interests include robotics,
robot navigation, Behavior Control and Neural Control. He has been PI of 13 different projects on
robot and control systems, and participated in 12 other projects. He published over 40 articles and
got 18 patents. He is selected as " Young Scholar of Chang’an " at Chang' an University in 2018.
He is founder and head of Biomimetics & Collaborative Robotics Lab and is also the Co-PI of
Advanced Control and Robotics Institute, Chang’an University, China.
Executive Guest Editor
P. Gong Beijing Institute of Technology Beijing China Biography
Biography of P. Gong
Dr. Peng Gong received his PhD and MS in Information and Telecommunications Engineering from the Inha University, Inchon, Korea. Previously, he obtained his B.E from the Department of Mechatronics Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, China. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the National Key Laboratory of Mechatronic Engineering and Control, School of Mechatronics Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, China. His research Interests include RRM in wireless networks, Cooperative transmission, Network security, and Next-generation wireless systems. Moreover, he has published more than 20 scientific and conference papers in distinguished journals.
A.L. Herrera-May Veracruzana University Xalapa Mexico Biography
Biography of A.L. Herrera-May
Dr. Agustín L. Herrera-May received a B.S. degree in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering from Veracruzana University, Veracruz, Mexico, in 2000 and M.E. and Doctor of Engineering degrees from Guanajuato University, Guanajuato, Mexico, in 2002 and 2011, respectively. He is a Research Scientist at the Micro and Nanotechnology Research Center (MICRONA) from Veracruzana University. He has served as a Reviewer of the Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Microsystems & Nanoengineering, Sensors and Actuators A, IEEE Electron Device Letters, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems and many more. He is author/co-author of more than 68 peer-reviewed journal papers. His research interests include microelectromechanical and nanoelectromechanical systems, mechanical design, magnetic field sensors, microgripper, energy harvesting, mirror, microphone, resonators, and finite-element method.
A.M. Mosa Al- Mansour University Baghdad Iraq Biography
Biography of A.M. Mosa
Ahmed Mancy Mosa received a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia in 2013. Currently, he is a Senior Lecturer at the Al-Mansour University Baghdad. He is a reviewer for several Journals and Conferences. Also, he has reviewed more than 61 articles and published several scientific papers in well-reputed journals.
R.Y. Qassim The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro Brazil Biography
Biography of R.Y. Qassim
Dr Raad Yahya Qassim received B.Sc. (1966), M.Sc. (1967), and Ph. D. (1970) from the Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine, all in Chemical Engineering. Currently, he is a Professor of Nuclear Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, and Ocean Engineering, at the Coppe, The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. He is also a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Nuclear Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine. Moreover, he has presented in more than 60 conferences and has published 50 papers in distinguished journals.
Y. Qi Northwest A&F University Yangling District China Biography
Biography of Y. Qi
Dr. Yanbing Qi is an associate professor at the College of Natural Resources and Environment, Northwest A&F University. He received his Ph.D. from Northwest A&F University, Yangling Shaanxi, China. He has ever been a Post Doctor in the Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Science. His main research interests include remote sensing-based natural resources and environment monitoring and evaluation, soil process modeling and classification, desertification and revegetation assessment. Dr. Qi has published more than 50 peer-reviewed papers in renowned journals.
T.A. Sands Naval Postgraduate School Monterey, CA USA Biography
Biography of T.A. Sands
Dr. Timothy A. Sands is presently serving as an Associate Dean and Associate Professor, present, Naval Postgraduate School, USA. He completed his MS in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, May 2016. He further obtained a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, May 2016, USA. He has been a researcher (underwater systems, space systems, technical translation, and social sciences), and an educator in electrical, mechanical, and astronautical engineering (at the Naval Postgraduate School and the Air Force Institute of Technology).