West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland
Dariusz GRZESIAK received his PhD degree in 2014 from the West Pomeranian University of Technology Szczecin (Composites Mechanics). He is currently working in a position of Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics, where he also is head of Laboratory of Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing. His research focuses on Additive Manufacturing, especially Selective Laser Melting technology. Recently, he is working on additively obtained metal matrix composites and high entropy alloys.
Steven Y. Liang
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
APh.D. in Mechanical Engineering from University of California at Berkeley, and Morris M. Bryan, Jr. Professor for Advanced Manufacturing Systems at Georgia Institute of Technology, USA. Served as President of WalsinLihwa Corp., publicly-traded manufacturing entity with revenue over USD6 billions. Research interests focus on modeling, monitoring, control, and optimization of precision manufacturing, specifically metal machining and additive manufacturing. Supervised over 90 post-doctoral studies, Ph.D. dissertations, and M.S. theses. Authored in excess of 450 book chapters, archival journal papers, and professional conference articles. Delivered more than 60 keynotes and invited seminars in over 20 countries. Served as President of North American Manufacturing Research Institution (NAMRI) and Chair of Manufacturing Engineering Division of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (MED/ASME). Currently Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing (MDPI) and Technical Editor of International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing (Springer). Recipient of Robert B. Douglas Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award of SME, Ralph R. Teetor Education Award of SAE, Blackall Machine Tool and Gage Award of ASME, Milton C. Shaw Manufacturing Research Medal of ASME, etc. Fellow of both ASME and SME.
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Barcelona, Spain
Mechanical Engineer and PhD in Industrial Engineer. Professor in the Mechanical Engineering department of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, in the Manufacturing Engineering area. Member of the research group Manufacturing Technologies (TECNOFAB), with two important lines of work: The super-finishing of surfaces through vibration-assisted burnishing process and additive manufacturing, specifically, fused filament fabrication. More than 30 papers published in scientific journals of these areas and more than 40 presentations in national and international scientific conferences. He works as a researcher in several research projects financed by national entities and the European Union, and is the coordinator of some of them.
De Montfort University, England
Among the forefront of Industrial revolution 4.0 Suneel Kashyap is a fully accomplished, results driven and technically sophisticated professional with over 18 years of multi-disciplinary experience in UK, UAE & INDIA, focusing on Offering Solutions in Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing in Metals, Plastics and Concrete.
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Jinqiang Ning obtained his BS, MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, MA and Northwestern University, IL. He is finishing his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, GA. His research focuses on the analytical modeling of manufacturing processes including metal additive manufacturing and precision machining. Jinqiang has 14 publications with 12 leading author publications and 4 patents. He also serves as a committee member for 2 conferences and a journal reviewer for 21 journals in the manufacturing area including Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering ASME, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, etc.
Institute of Polymer Sciencey and Technology (ICTP-CSIC) - Spain
Juan Rodríguez Hernández is Tenured Scientist at the Chemisty and Properties of Polymeric Materials department (Institute of Polymer Science and Technology-ICTP-CSIC) since 2008. He carried out his PhD thesis at the Max-Planck Institute for Polymer research in Mainz-Germany (2003) and worked as tenured scientist at the CNRS-France between 2003 and 2008. His main interests are related with the polymer synthesis, design and fabrication of hierarchically patterned polymeric surfaces with controlled functionality. Such structures have already applied for the preparation of surfaces with controlled wettability or in bio- and nanotechnological applications such as protein recognition, the selective immobilization of bacteria or biocatalysis.
University of Munich, Germany
Prof. Dr. med. Christian Krettek, FRACS, FRCSEd came in 1982 after studying and after two years of studies at the Institute of Pharmacology, University of Munich at the Hannover Medical School , and even went through the classic wide surgical training in the clinics of the professors Tscherne, Pichlmayr and bristle. There was a clear clinical and academic focus on severe trauma and musculo-skeletal problems from the beginning. After the habilitation and apl. Professorship, most recently as chief medical officer, offers followed on full-time positions in Germany and overseas. In 1999 he accepted the call for the first professorship of its kind in Australia as a professor of traumatology at Monash Universityin Melbourne and quickly expanded the newly acquired trauma clinic at the Alfred Hospital to the largest trauma provider on the 5th continent.
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
"Elham Mirkoohi's career in mechanical engineering began in 2011 with her bachelor’s coursework and research in advance manufacturing technologies at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tehran. During this time, she developed an extensive skillset focusing mostly on mechanics modeling of advanced manufacturing technologies. After completing her B.Sc., she received a fully-funded Master’s admission from Oregon State University to continue her research with the main focus on sintering processes. In 2017, she received her M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering followed by a fully-funded Ph.D. admission from Georgia Institute of Technology to further continue her research in the field of mechanical engineering. Her main research interests are in the areas of analytical mechanics modeling of advanced manufacturing technologies, with a special focus on precision machining and metal additive manufacturing processes. Elham has published over 15 peer-reviewed papers in leading journals and conferences of her field. She served as a reviewer at many Journals such as Journal of Manufacturing Processes, Journal of Results in Physics, Journal of Mechanics of Material, and so forth. She also served as an editor in the Journal of Engineering Science & Technology. "
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
Dra. Jasmina Casals-Terré. Received the M.S. degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from the University of California, Irvine, in 2002 and in 2007 a Ph.D. in design, fabrication, and testing of bistable MEMS switches. She joined the Faculty of UPC-BarcelonaTech in 2007 and became Associate Professor in 2009 in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. She has stablished the Microfluidics reasearch group in UPC, where her research interests focuses in RF MEMS, biomicrofluidcs for medical diagnosis and optimized tribology. She has more than 5 years of experience in research project management (Leadering 1 European Project and 1 Spanish Project and 2 regionals projects) and She has authored more than 25 peer-reviewed papers (20 of them Q1 and received 611 citations (h-index 11-google)). She holds 5 patents (3 of them licensed and with international extension) and more than 40 conference presentations. She is Editorial Board Member from Asian-Pacific Chemical Engineering Journal.
De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
Dr Iulia Salaoru received a BSc (Physics), MSc (Physics) degree from the "Al. I. Cuza" University, Iasi, Romania, where she also awarded a PhD degree for her work on AIIBVI semiconducting compounds. Since completing her PhD, she has worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher at: Emerging Technologies Research Centre (EMTERC), De Montfort University, Leicester, UK; Centre for Bio-inspired Technology/Imperial College London, UK; Nanofabrication Centre/University of Southampton, UK; Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG)/University of Warwick, UK. Currently, Dr Iulia Salaoru is a Senior Lecturer in Engineering and Sustainable Development, Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Media at De Montfort University, Leicester, UK.
Rey Juan Carlos University, Madrid, Spain
Graduate in Materials Engineering (2016) and Master in Materials Processing Technologies (2017) at Rey Juan Carlos University. Currently, PhD student in the 3D printing field. His research is focused on development of 3D printing inks based on multifunctional composite materials whose feasible applications are electronic circuits, anti-icing and de-icing systems (ADIS) by Joule effect heating, structural health monitoring, rapid tooling with high thermal conductivity, etc.
California South University, Irvine, California, USA
Prof. Dr. Alireza Heidari, Ph.D., D.Sc. is a Full Distinguished Professor and Academic Tenure of Chemistry at California South University (CSU), Irvine, California, USA. He has got his Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees from California South University (CSU), Irvine, California, USA. Furthermore, he has double postdocs in Project Management, Oncology, Human Cancer Tissues and Synchrotron Radiation from Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and also in Nanochemistry and Modern Molecular Electronic–Structure Computations Theory from California South University (CSU), Irvine, California, USA. His research interests include Biophysical Chemistry, Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Quantum Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Modern Electronic Structure Computations, Theoretical Chemistry, Mathematical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry, Vibrational Spectroscopy, Molecular Modelling, Ab initio & Density Functional Methods, Molecular Structure, Biochemistry, Molecular Simulation, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Oncology, Synchrotron Radiation, Synchrocyclotron Radiation, LASER, Anti–Cancer Nano Drugs, Nano Drugs Delivery, ATR–FTIR Spectroscopy, Raman Spectroscopy, Intelligent Molecules, Molecular Dynamics, Biosensors, Biomarkers, Molecular Diagnostics, Numerical Chemistry, Nucleic Acids, DNA/RNA Monitoring, DNA/RNA Hypermethylation & Hypomethylation, Human Cancer Tissues, Human Cancer Cells, Tumors, Cancer Tissues, Cancer Cells, etc. He has participated at more than four hundreds reputed international conferences, seminars, congresses, symposiums and forums around the world as yet. Also, he possesses many published articles in Science Citation Index (SCI)/International Scientific Indexing (ISI), Medline/PubMed and Scopus Journals. It should be noted that he has visited many universities or scientific and academic research institutes in different countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, Ireland, Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Greece, Russia, Estonia, Ukraine, Turkey, France, Swiss, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, South Africa, Egypt, Brazil, Spain, Portugal, Mexico, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea, China, India, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, etc. as research fellow, sabbatical and volunteer researcher or visitor and so on heretofore.
Drexel University, USA
Sun is a chair professor in the College of Engineering and director of both the Biofabrication Laboratory and Drexel's research center at the Shanghai Advanced Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research focuses on computer-aided tissue engineering, solid free-form fabrication and design and modeling of nanodevices.
Ana Pilar Valerga Puerta
university in Cádiz, Spain
Ana Pilar Valerga currently works at the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Design at Universidad of Cádiz. She does research in Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Engineering, in particular Additive Manufacturing process. She is member of research group of Materials and Manufacturing Engineering and Technology. Their current project is 'Analysis and Evaluation of the performance of Manufacturing and Materials Processing Technologies in Additive Manufacturing'. Their most recent publication is related to the study of parameters in Fused Deposition Modelling. She is currently a member of the research team of the "Thematic Network in Engineering and Additive Manufacturing Technologies (INTEFADIT)"
university in Florence, Italy
Associate Professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Florence. In 2017 he obtained the National Academic Qualification as Full Professor. He is a member of the European Cluster "Nano and Advanced Materials for Cultural Heritage" leading the Working Group "Innovative Technologies and Tools". He is also Project Manager for the FP7 IMAT project. His main scientific interests are: development of artificial vision systems, Computer Vision applications, Artificial Neural Networks, Colorimetry, Reverse Engineering, Computational Geometry. He is author of more than 80 publications. Some latest works described methods for 3D reconstruction from single images and from orthographic projections, color assessment of textiles and ANN-based systems for industrial applications.
University in Rennes, France
Maxime HARNOIS received his Ph.D. degree in 2008 from the University of Rennes (IETR Microelectronics & Micro sensors group). He has joined CNRS in 2009 in BioMEMS group of the University of Lille (IEMN BioMEMS group). He is currently working at CNRS in Microelectronic & Micro sensors group (IETR RENNES). His research interests include all the aspects of materials science and engineering. He has especially worked on: i) biosensor devices, ii) materials and interfaces engineering for omniphobic coating, iii) materials and methods for flexible, stretchable and conformal electronics and iv) additive manufacturing. Recently, he specializes in additive manufacturing. He is focusing on inkjet printing technology and has developed new additive manufacturing concepts such as Water Transfer Printing for 3D electronics. He is authors of more than 40 publications in international journals & conferences.
ELSAYED AHMED ELNASHAR
Kaferelsheikh University, Egypt
Full-Professor of textiles Apparel, Kaferelsheikh University, Egypt. Born in 19 /8/1965. Have Ph.D. 2000, Msc.1995, Bsc.1989, Helwan University. Diploma1985advanced industrial textiles institute. He holds several academic administrative positions: Dean, Vice Dean, Head of Department, He has many textiles patents, Member of international scientific committees. Development of Faculties of Education, commissioned of Supreme Council of Egyptian Universities. Has design books published in Germany and Ukraine. Has published over 185 scientific Articles. Editorial board member & Reviewer for more 85 journals, organizer for more than 30 conference and workshop over the world, Founder and editor two scientific journals. And Smartex Conference Egypt. Member of the editorial board of several international journals and conferences, He has made many scientific agreements with European &Africa universities
Paulo Jorge Bártolo
University of Manchester, UK
Professor on Advanced Manufacturing at the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering (MACE), University of Manchester (UK), Visiting Professor at Nanyang University (Singapore), Visiting Professor at the Institute of Technology in Bandung (Indonesia), Professor of Biomaterials (Cathedra UNESCO) at the University of Habana (Cuba), Collaborator Professor of the Advanced Manufacturing Group at the Tecnologico de Monterrey (Mexico); Collaborator Professor of the Design Group of CIAUD (The Research Centre for Architecture, Urbanism and Design) a Centre of Excellence of the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology based at the University of Lisbon (Portugal); and Director of the Manchester Biomanufacturing Centre.
Amer A. Taqa
University of Mosul College of Dentistry, Iraq
Professor at Dental Basic Science, College dentistry, Mosul University, Iraq. Have PhD degree in Dental chemistry. He has published more 100 researches papers in national and international academic journals and authored 22 books. His research interests include dental chemistry, medical chemistry, and inorganic chemistry. He is editorial member in more than 140 international journals. He Nominated as a member of the organizing committees for a number of international and local conferences.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), Saudi Arabia
Bandar AlMangour is currently a Researcher at SABIC Company, Saudi Arabia, after pursuing his Postdoctoral Fellowship at Harvard University. Dr. AlMangour received his Ph.D. and Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from UCLA in 2017 and 2014 respectively, a Master of Engineering in Materials Engineering from McGill University in 2012, and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) in 2005. AlMangour has served in multiple operation and research roles within SABIC during 2005-2009. He serve as anEditorial Board Member for several journals, Editorial Advisory Board Member at Cambridge Scholars Publishing, and Committee Member in the Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance (JMEP), ASM International. Dr. AlMangour is still a member for several professional organizations and he served as a reviewer in several internationally recognized journals.