Vladimir Sergeevich BYSTROV – PhD, Dr. Habil. Phys. (University of Latvia, Riga), Dr.Sci. Phys.&Math. (Russian Academy of Sciences) since 1993 – has expertise in various fields of the Computational Molecular Modeling and Material Sciences: ferroelectrics polymer PVDF/PVDF-TrFE thin films, graphene/oxide graphene and composite nanomaterials; amino-acids nanocrystals, peptides nanotubes, hydroxyapatite, etc. Computational studies of nanostructures were made using various methods (ab initio, DFT, semi-empirical methods, molecular mechanics), molecular dynamics on the base of HyperChem, AIMPRO, VASP, etc. He is Head of Group for Computer Modeling of Nanostructures and Biosystems of IMPB-KIAM RAS.
M. Aresta. Doctor Industrial Chemistry, University of Milan; PhD Engineering HC, University of Bath, Bath, UK; Honorary Pofessor University of Tianjin, Tianjin, China; Honorary Chair of the International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization-ICCDU. Founder and CEO of the Start-up Innovative Catalysis for Carbon Recycling-IC2R srl. Chair of the Scientific Council of the Interuniversity Consortium on Chemical Reactivity and Catalysis-CIRCC.
Prof. Hee-Je Kim got PhD of Energy Conversion, Kyushu University, Fukuoka city, Japan. (1990, March) At present he is professor of Department of Electrical Engineering in Pusan National University (Busan, South Korea). And the group leader of BRL (Basic Research Lab.). He is currently working as an Associate Editor of NJC (New Journal of Chemistry)-RSC shared and Editorial Board Member of Journal [Energies].
Prof. Gianaurelio Cuniberti holds since 2007 the Chair of Materials Science and Nanotechnology at the Dresden University of Technology. He leads the Nanobiomaterials Department of the Max Bergmann Center of Biomaterials Dresden and is the founding director of the Dresden Center for Computational Materials Science (DCCMS). He studied Physics at the University of Genoa and at the University of Hamburg and was visiting scientist at MIT and the Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems Dresden. From 2003 to 2007 he was at the head of a Volkswagen Foundation Junior Research Group at the University of Regensburg. Prof. Cuniberti has made lasting contributions to a wide range of areas from quantum dots, nanowires and nanotubes to biosystems, addressing transport phenomena, structural stability with important contributions to the theory and modeling of the electronic and structural properties of bottom up nanoscale materials. His activity addresses four main lines: (i) molecular and organic electronics, (ii) bionanotechnology, (iii) nanostructures, (iv) methods development. His research activity is internationally recognized in more than 200 scientific papers to date. He initiated and organized numerous workshops, and school-conferences and took part in international research training networks, offering extensive opportunities for young scientists. He has given plenary and invited talks at numerous international meetings. He received several talent scholarships and in 2001 the Max Planck Society Schloessmann award fellowship. He is distinguished visiting Distinguished Professor at the Division of IT Convergence Engineering of POSTECH, the Pohang University of Science and Technology and Adjunct Professor for the Department of Chemistry at the University of Alabama.
Prof Ahmed Elmarakbi obtained his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from University of Toronto, Canada in 2004. After a couple of successful postdoctoral fellowships in Canada and Japan, he moved to the University of Sunderland in 2007, where he is currently Professor of Automotive Engineering. His research interests lie in the area of energy-efficient and safe vehicles including low carbon vehicles and advanced composite materials, including graphene, for automotive applications. Prof Ahmed Elmarakbi recently published the book Advanced Composite Materials for Automotive Applications: Structural Integrity and Crashworthiness (Wiley, UK) and has 15 years of experience managing national and international projects, including multi-disciplinary collaborative projects with Europe, USA, Canada, China, Japan, and Brazil. Ahmed has an extensive track record of collaboration with the automotive industry and world-class academic institutions over the last 15 years
Radek Zbořil is a general director of Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials at the Palacký University in Olomouc (Czech Republic) and visiting scientist at the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen. After finishing PhD studies (in 2000), he absolved stays in Delaware, Tokyo or Johannesburg. He has published over 420 papers, which received over 20 000 citations. He is ranked among TOP 3 most cited Czech scientists (h-index=70/62; Google Scholar/Scopus). In 2018, prof. Zbořil was assigned as Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics. He is an editorial board member of Applied Materials Today (Elsevier) and other journals published by Wiley and Nature family
Dr. Sc. Albert G. Nasibulin is a Professor at Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology and an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Applied Physics of Aalto. He got his PhD in Physical Chemistry (1996) at Kemerovo State University (Russia) and Doctor of Science (Habilitation, 2011) at Saint-Petersburg Technical State University (Russia). He has specialized in the aerosol synthesis of nanomaterials (nanoparticles, carbon nanotubes and tetrapods), investigation of their growth mechanism and their applications. He has a successful background in an academic research with more than 220 peer-reviewed scientific publications and 23 patents.
Dr. R.B. MATHUR has been associated with the CSIR- National Physical laboratory, New-Delhi, India, since 1977 before superannuation as Emeritus scientist in the year 2017. He specializes in Solid state Physics, X-ray spectroscopy; Advanced carbon products e.g. Carbon fibres;Carbon nanotubes, Graphene and polymer and carbon-carbon composites etc. During his active four decades of active R&D in the development of advanced carbon materials he has Published more than 160 research papers in peer reviewed SCI journals, Presented more than 200 papers in National/International conferences, Dr. R.B. MATHUR Written one Book on Carbon Nanomaterials, (Taylor & Francis Publications, 2017)
Dr. Genda Chen is Professor and Abbett Distinguished Chair in Civil Engineering and Director of INSPIRE University Transportation Center at Missouri S&T. He received his Ph.D. degree from the University at Buffalo in 1992 and joined Missouri S&T in 1996 after three years of consulting practices. He was granted 3 patents and authored over 350 publications in structural health monitoring, smart structures, interface mechanics and deterioration, and multi-hazard engineering. He is Section Editor of “Intelligent Sensors” and Associate Editor of the “Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring.” He was elected to be American Society of Civil Engineers Fellow in 2007
Professor Yung Joon Jung received his Ph.D. in MSE, RPI in 2003. He worked as Postdoctoral Fellow at Rensselaer from 2003-2005, and joined Northeastern at 2005, working in Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. His research focuses on investigating new synthetic routes for 1-2D nanomaterials and engineering their molecular structures. His group develops nanomanufacturing processes for chemical, ion & radiation sensors and energy storage applications supported by NSF, Materials Genome Initiative (DMREF), US Army, Republic of Korea etc. He is also co-faculty director at Kostas Advanced Nano-characterization Center at Kostas Homeland Security Institute. He published over 60 articles in journals.
Adewole O has vast & strong expertise in numerical and computational methods, models, he also has strong and intense passion for material science, biochemical engineering, systems biology and imaging. He has wide and broad research experiences covering computational and numerical methods, models, stochastics and economics, Literature Arts, material sciences and quantum mechanics. He is currently the founder, manager and overseer of “Campagna Global Literary Edifice”, which was fully incorporated in Lagos in March, 2017. Other recent research areas include a task to unravel more frontiers in the field of ‘bio-ethanol, fermentation & chemical processing’ and develop numerical based results in this filed in the nearer future. More results would be made available in this field in upcoming events and the nearest future.
Dr. Niloufar RaeisHosseini (Nellie), is a research associate in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE), Imperial College London, where she conducts her research in a multi-disciplinary team of “Circuit and Systems”. She is an awardee of “Newton International Fellowship” offered by the “Royal Society”. She has fulfilled her first postdoctoral fellowship by awarding a professional research grant from the National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Korean government by joining in “Nanoscale Photonics & Integrated Manufacturing” group at “Pohang University of Science and Technology” (POSTECH), soon after receiving her Ph.D. in “Nanoelectronic Materials and Devices” from the same university. POSTECH as a world-leading research-based university was a place where she gained more than seven years of successful experiences in thin film semiconductor processing, subwavelength nanofabrication, and development of nanoelectronic focusing on Nonvolatile Memories (NVMs), and Neuromorphic Devices. In addition to obtaining practical skills in the fabrication of nanoelectronics, optoelectronics, and nanophotonic devices under a cleanroom environment, she fabricated chalcogenide-based metadevices and realized the origin of switching phenomena using conductive atomic force microscopy (c-AFM) in atomic scale
Gagik Shmavonyan has completed his PhD from National Polytechnic University of Armenia and postdoctoral studies from National Taiwan University. He is Professor at National Polytechnic University of Armenia. He was Visiting Professor at the University of Hull, Polytechnic of Milan, University of Bremen, Free University Berlin, Trinity College Dublin, University of Santiago de Compostela, University of Cergy-Pontoise and National Center for Research "Demokritos" Athens. He has published 100 papers, 20 patents, 4 books, a chapter in international textbook and has been serving as an editorial board member. His most significant awards are: Cleantech Oscar (Silicon Valley, USA) and ARPA (USA)
Gerard Tobias obtained the degree in Chemistry (with Honours) from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (2000), Master in Materials Science and Ph.D. with European mention (UAB, ICMAB, 2004). He was a research visitor at Ames Laboratory (USA) and EMAT (Belgium). Between 2004-2009 he was at Oxford University (UK). Since 2009 he leads research on "Nanoengineering of Carbon and Inorganic Materials" at the Materials Science Institute of Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC). Dr. Tobias has coordinated the FP7 European network RADDEL and has been recently granted an ERC Consolidator Grant (NEST, 725743).
Prof. Dr Irina V. Antonova graduated from the Novosibirsk State Technical University (Department of Physics and Engineering) in 1979. Since 1981 she has been working at the Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Science. Presently, I.V. Antonova occupies a leading researcher position at the Laboratory of Three-Dimensional Nanostructures, ISP SB RAS. I.V. Antonova received her Ph. D. in semiconductor physics in 1990 for the investigation of inhomogeneous distributions of defects and impurities in silicon. In 2009, I.V. Antonova successfully defended her doctoral dissertation. Her activity was connected with transport and recharging phenomena in nanocomposite layers (Si, Ge nanocrystals in dielectric matrix), and localized states in heterostructures and at interfaces (silicon-on-insulator, SiGe quantum wells and quantum dots), high-pressure-related effects, surface passivation phenomena. Nowadays I.V. Antonova heads a group of researchers dedicated to investigation of graphene and its derivatives. The scope of current research and professional activities of Prof. Dr I.V. Antonova include chemical functionalization of graphene, fabrication of graphene / fluorographene heterostructures and arrays of graphene quantum dots embedded in a fluorographene matrix, 2D printed technologies with graphene based materials, study of transport and recharging phenomena in nanocomposite layers and localized states in heterostructures,. Presently, Prof. Dr Irina V. Antonova has above 280 papers. Sum of the times cited is above 1000, h-index is equal to 14.
Dr. Abdeen Mustafa Omer (BSc, MSc, PhD) is an Associate Researcher at Energy Research Institute (ERI). He obtained both his PhD degree in the Built Environment and Master of Philosophy degree in Renewable Energy Technologies from the University of Nottingham. He is qualified Mechanical Engineer with a proven track record within the water industry and renewable energy technologies. He has been graduated from University of El Menoufia, Egypt, BSc in Mechanical Engineering. His previous experience involved being a member of the research team at the National Council for Research/Energy Research Institute in Sudan and working director of research and development for National Water Equipment Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Sudan. He has been listed in the book WHO’S WHO in the World 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2010. He has published over 300 papers in peer-reviewed journals, 200 review articles, 7 books and 150 chapters in books.
Dr. Mineo Hiramatsu is a Full Professor of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and the Director of Research Institute, Meijo University, Japan. He served as the Director of The Japan Society of Applied Physics. His main fields of research are plasma diagnostics and plasma processing for the synthesis of thin films and nanostructured materials. He served as chairman and member of organizing and scientific committees of international conferences on plasma chemistry and plasma processing. He was awarded the Japan Society of Applied Physics Fellow in 2017.
Dr. Antaryami Mohanta has completed his PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, INDIA and postdoctoral studies from National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan, The University of Alabama, USA and Purdue University, USA. He has also worked as Postgraduate Research Program Participant at U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center (AMRDEC), Redstone Arsenal, AL, USA. He has published more than 23 papers in reputed journals and has currently been working as scientist at EMPA–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Thun, Switzerland.
Vladimir Mordkovich has completed his PhD from Moscow State University, Russia and then Dr.Sci. from Institute for Materials Science Problems, Ukraine. He spent 11 years in Japan as a senior researcher in governmental and corporate projects and then returned to Russia to become a head of a New Chemical Technologies and Nanomaterials department at Technological Institute for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials and also a CTO of INFRA Technology Ltd., an international technology company in gas-to-liquid and gas-to-solid technologies. He has published more than 150 papers in reputed journals and authored 52 patents.
Chandu Venkata Veera Muralee Gopi received his Ph.D degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Pusan National University (South Korea) in 2018 under the guidance of Prof. Hee-Je Kim. He is now a Postdoctoral researcher in Pusan National University. His current scientific interests focus on design, synthesis and application of nanomaterials for applications in energy conversion/storage. He has published over 66 papers is reputed journals
Professor Ewa Kicko-Walczak graduated from Polytechnic University in Warsaw, Chemical Faculty (Technology and Modification of Polymer Materials). In 1979 started working in Industrial Chemistry Research Institute ( ICHRI) in Warsaw. Since 1984 Prof.Ewa Kicko-Walczak-Head of Laboratory of Thermoset Resins in above Institute. In 1985 receipt of Doctor Technical Science title from Institute ICHRI ( with special distinguish) and in 2012 she received a D.SC.in technology chemistry from Engineering and Technology Chemistry Faculty of Cracow University of Technology. She completed International Centre of Physics and Chemistry in Ferrara, Naples and Roma (Italy) and International Professional Course for Managers of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry in Copenhagen (Denmark) –Washington US. Since 2010 Prof. Ewa Kicko-Walczak started to cooperate with the Institute for Engineering of Polymers Materials and Dyes. Prof. Ewa Kicko-Walczak is the author ( co-author) more than 82 original research publications, author 6 polymeric monograph, and author more than 90 scientific presentations on international Conferences and Congress. She is author or co-author 65 patents/patents application. She is also coordinated polish and international 25 research projects oriented towards new polymer materials.
Dr. Hyunyoung Jung is now an assistant professor in the Department of Energy Engineering at the Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology. His ongoing researches focus on energy conversion and storage devices of engineered nanomaterials and composites, aerogel for energy and environment, and optoelectronics. He has worked as a Research Associate from 2010 to 2015 in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the Northeastern University. Prior to this, He worked as a Research Associate in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the Carnegie Mellon University in 2009. He completed his Ph.D. in the Department of Chemistry from Seoul National University in 2008.
Prof. Ramaprabhu has completed his PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India. He received Alexander Von Humboldt-Stiftung, DAAD fellowships and worked in Darmstadt, Germany. Further he has done a postdoctoral study in University of Geneva, Switzerland. He is at present Institute Chair Professor of Physics Department, IITM, Chennai, India. He has published more than 335 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of reputed international journals. He has 45 international/Indian patents
Tanja Kallio is professor in Aalto University and she develops ecological, safe and affordable materials for batteries and electrocatalysts. she always been interested in raw materials and their characteristics from the school of chemical technology. Ms Kallio and her research group search for materials that could improve the functioning, safety and eco-friendliness of lithium -ion batteries and electrocatalysts. Batteries are a part of most everyone's daily lives - they are found e.g. in mobile devices. Electrocatalysts, on the other hand, are needed for storage of electricity e.g. when using renewable energy.
Xuecheng Chen has completed his PhD from Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China and postdoctoral studies from West Pomeranian University of Technology, Poland. Now he is the professor of Nanomaterials Physicochemistry Department in West Pomeranian University of Technology. His research is focusing on the preparation of porous carbon materials and the applications in electrochemical energy stroage, for example, lithium ion battery and supercapacitor. He has published more than 70 papers in reputed journals
Young Lae Kim has completed his PhD from Northeastern University, USA and worked in PTD research group at Intel Corporation, USA. He is assistant Professor at Gangneung-Wonju National University, South Korea. He has published more than 15 papers in reputed journals
Merle Orth has completed her M.Sc. at RWTH Aachen University, Germany and performs her PhD studies at Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University, Germany. She develops new devices to improve the melt spinning process.
Artem I. Ivanov graduated from the Novosibirsk State Techniсal University (Master of Engineering and Technology), Russia, and nowadays he is a postgraduate student of A.V. Rzhanov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia. Currently, Artem studies the properties of functionalized graphene-based materials including fluorinated graphene, layered and composite films of these materials and the resistive switching effect for the use in printed technologies and flexible electronics He has published 5 papers in reputed journals and took part in 7 international and Russian conferences.
Michael Schmidt has completed his PhD from Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt / Germany and University of Arlington Texas, USA. He is the CEO and founder of Quantonics Crystals, a supplier and development company of Nanomaterials and organic semiconductors.
Doctoral in Chemical Engineering/Masters of Mechanical Engineering-emphasis in Materials Science/Bachelor degree in Physics-Solid state/Bachelor degree in Industrial Chemistry/Bachelor degree in Chemistry/ Specialist in the teaching of Mathematics by IMPA/UFPB/ Specialization course in Chemistry EDX/MITX from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology/ 22 courses Human Resources in Oil and Natural Gas Program (PRH-28), National Petroleum Agency-Natural Gas (ANP) PETROBRAS (Brazil). More than 60 publications on international and national journals (Environment, Education and Technology of Petroleum)/Reviewer international journal of Elsevier/National scientific Journals and Participation of International Congresses of OMICS on Petrochemicals and Chemical Engineering on 2013 San Antonio / 2014 in Las Vegas/Part of the organizing committee of the World Conference and Expo on Petrochemicals and Natural Resources 2018 Prague/Two Books with ISBN/ An International Patent in Catalyst Area
Reza Jamshidi Rodbari, Ph.D. in Material Science and Engineering at the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Brazil. Member of the board, Executive Director at R & C Jam Catalyst Industrial Group, in the sector of energy sustainability and petrochemical industry. Participation of International OMICS Congresses on Petrochemicals and Chemical Engineering in 2013 San Antonio/2014 in Las Vegas/Part of the organizing committee of the World Conference and Expo on Petrochemicals and Natural Resources 2018 Prague/Two Books with ISBN/An International Patent in the Catalyst Area, and 35 articles publications.
Mara Di Giulio, microbiologist. She is PhD in Cytomorphologic and Biomedical Sciences at the University of “G. d’Annunzio” Chieti-Pescara, Italy. She is currently a Researcher senior in Microbiology at the Department of Pharmacy, University of “G. d’Annunzio”. She has published 50 peer reviewed papers and her research interest focus on the evaluation of the antimicrobial, anti-biofilm and anti-virulence activities of natural substances, compounds deriving from essential oils, semi-synthesis compounds, innovative biomaterials such as silver nanoparticles, Graphene-based materials: Graphene-loaded liposomes, Graphene-oxide on etiologically relevant microorganisms. She published two recent papers on Graphene against wound-related microrganisms.
Peter Wick studied and received his PhD in cell- and molecular biology at the University in Fribourg (Switzerland). Thereafter (2002) he moved to Empa and began his research in nanosafety. Since 2010 he heads the research laboratory for Particles-Biology Interactions, has over 100 peer-reviewed publications in reputed journals, is member of the advisory board of the Swiss Action Plan on Nanomaterials as well as Associated Editor of NanoImpact and coordinates the Swiss Contact Point for safe handling, regulation and transfer of nanomaterials.
Dr. Yedluri Anil Kumar got Master’s degree of Electrical Engineering (Energy storage application), Pusan National University, Busan city, South Korea. At present he is doctoral student of Department of Electrical Engineering in Pusan National University (Busan, South Korea). He has published more than 5 papers in reputed journals on supercapacitor applications and energy storage applications
S.A.Urvanov has completed his PhD from Moscow state University, Russia. He is the research scientist of Technological Institute for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials, a premier Russian organization in development of carbon materials. He has published more than 7 papers in reputed journals
Svetlana Smagulova has completed her Ph.D. from Institute of Semiconductor Physics in Novosibirsk, Russia. Nowadays, she is the head of laboratory “Graphene Nanotechnology” in the North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk in Russia. She has more than 100 papers in reputed journals.
Dr. Lixin Xu is now working at Zhejiang University of Technology, China, as a full professor. He has completed his PhD from Zhejiang University, China, and postdoctoral studies from Laurentian University, Canada. He is the director of Institue of Advanced Materials of Zhejiang University of Technology (Pinghu), a deputy director of Institute of Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. In the past decade, he has been concentrating the researches on the production and surface functionalizations of carbon nanomaterials with hyperbranched polymers, and has published more than 35 papers in peer-reviewed reputed journals, with 10 chinese patents.
Sebastian Funke studied at the University of Applied Sciences in Göttingen. After finishing he started working as Application Specialist for 2D-materials at Accurion GmbH. Accurion provides microscopic thin film analysis tools. During numerous talks on different Graphene conferences he presented the results of the research in applying imaging ellipsometry on 2D-materials.
Prof. Chiashian Chuang has completed his PhD from National Taiwan University, Taiwan and was a JSPS foreign postdoctoral fellow from Graduate of School of Engineering, Chiba University, Japan. He currently is an assistant professor at department of electronic engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University. He has published 30 SCI papers in reputed journals with hindex 9 and more than 200 citations.
Md Shahabuddin is an Assistant Professor in the department of Physics at Allama Iqbal College, Magadh University, India since 2009. He received his PhD in Condensed matter physics from Veer Kunwar Singh University, India in 2008. During 2010-11, he worked as a post-doctorate research associate with Professor Vinay Gupta at the Department of Physics and Astrophysics, University of Delhi, India. Dr. Shahabuddin received the Young Alumni Achievement Award granted by the Veer Kunwar Singh University in 2016. His field of research interest is in the area of condensed matter physics and is focused on synthesis and characterization of Ceramics, thin composite films of metal oxides, polymers and growth of nanostructures for gas sensing and energy storage applications. He is reviewer and editorial board member of scientific journals.
Dr. Tannenbaum is a professor in the Department of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering and a member of the Stony Brook Cancer Center at Stony Brook University in New York. To date she has published over 200 peer-reviewed articles, reviews and conference proceedings. She is the recipient of numerous awards, she serves on the Advisory Board of several professional journals and is a member of several national and international professional societies. Dr. Tannenbaum’s areas of interest are soft condensed matter and complex fluids, bio-based functional nanomaterials, and bio-nanostructures tissue imaging and targeted drug delivery
Dr. Hiroki Kondo is an associate professor of department of electrical engineering, graduate school of engineering, Nagoya University, Japan. He is also one of member of Plasma nanotechnology research center, Nagoya University. His main research fields are plasma nanoprocessing, nanomaterial science and surface physics. He served as members of international conferences and scientific committees of plasma science and technology, and semiconductor physics
Associate Professor Dr. Sonny Irawan completed his PhD from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia. He has commendable expertise on Material and Drilling Fluids Engineering, Formation Damage and Alternative Energy (Geothermal and Coal Bed Methane). He has published more than 100 papers in reputed journals and conferences. He graduated with BSc in Petroleum Engineering in 1991 from Universitas Pembangunan Nasional-Jogyakarta Indonesia. In 1997, He earned his MSc. In Petroleum Engineering from ITB – Bandung, Indonesia. During his early years as a graduate, he worked as a Drilling and Production Engineer in PT. Caltex Pacific Indonesia (Now PT. Chevron Pacific Indonesia) for four years
Maurizio Sansotera has completed his PhD from Politecnico di Milano, Italy, spending part of his postdoctoral studies at Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy and at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. He recently became the head of Fluoritech - Laboratory of Fluorine Chemistry and Fluorinated Materials at Politecnico di Milano. He has published more than 40 papers in reputed journals.
Dr. Zaira Zaman Chowdhury is presently working as an Assistant Professor and Industrial Training Coordinator in Nanotechnology & Catalysis Research Centre (NANOCAT), a potential National HICOE and UM COE, University Malaya, Malaysia. She has conducted some research to illustrate the catalytic application of carbon as well as extraction of nano and micro dimensional cellulose. She has contributed more than 65 papers in ISI-Scopus top ranking journals with 63 international Conference Proceedings. Dr. Zaira has received several esteemed award such as Outstanding Nano-scientists Awards in 2018 from India, ISPA Gunasekaran Award-2017 from Indian Spectro-physics Association in 2018, Best article Trophy received from Trophy received for “The Fourth Generation of Antioxidant; Super para-magnetic Nano-antioxidant” International Institute of Engineers & Researchers, New Zealand in 2016, Elsevier’s Atlas award in 2015, Gold Award and Silver Award from Malaysian Inventions and Design Society (MINDS) and University Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP, 2013). She has received CIMA Appreciation Award from Malaysian Inventions and Design Society (MINDS) and University Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP, 2013). She has received Bronze Award from International Engineering Innovation and Invention Exhibition (IENVEX), Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP 2014). Recently she has received trophy from International Institute of Engineers & Researchers, New Zealand in 2016 for Nano-oxidant preparation and Application.