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April 14-16, 2022
Honorary ChairNational Science FoundationUSA
Professor Eduard Babulak, is accomplished international scholar, researcher, consultant, educator, professional engineer and polyglot, with more than thirty years of experience. He served as successfully published and his research was cited by scholars all over the world. He serves as Chair of the IEEE Vancouver Ethics, Professional and Conference Committee. He was Invited Speaker at the University of Cambridge, MIT, Purdue, Yokohama National University and University of Electro Communications in Tokyo, Japan, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Sungkyunkwan University in Korea, Purdue, Penn State in USA, Czech Technical University in Prague, University at West Indies, Graz University of Technology, Austria, and other prestigious academic institutions worldwide. His academic and engineering work was recognized internationally by the Engineering Council in UK, the European Federation of Engineers and credited by the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers and APEG in British Columbia in Canada. He was awarded higher postdoctoral degree DOCENT - Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) in the Czech Republic, Ph.D., M.Sc., and High National Certificate (HNC) diplomas in the United Kingdom, as well as, the M.Sc., and B.Sc. diplomas in Electrical Engineering Slovakia. He serves as the Editor-in-Chief, Associate Editor-in-Chief, Co-Editor, and Guest-Editor. He speaks 16 languages and his biography was cited in the Cambridge Blue Book, Cambridge Index of Biographies, Stanford Who’s Who, and number of issues of Who’s Who in the World and America. Fellow of the Royal Society RSA, London, UK;Chartered Professional IT Fellow, Mentor and Elite Group Member of British Computer Society, London, UKInvited Panel Member for National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program, USAExpert Consultant for EU HORIZON2020 & CORDIS FP6 - FP7 European Commission, Brussels, BelgiumMentor and Senior Member of the IEEE and ACM, USANominated Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, London, UK and Distinguished Member of the ACM, USAChartered Member of the IET, London, UKProfessional Member of American Society for Engineering Education, American Mathematical Association, and Mathematical Society of America, USA EDUCATION: 1) D.Sc., University of Pardubice (Czech Republic), 2008 2) Ph.D., Staffordshire University (United Kingdom), 2003 3) M.Sc., University of East London, (United Kingdom), 1991 4) High National Certificate, Brighton College of Technology (United Kingdom), 1990 5) M.Sc., Technical University of Kosice (Slovakia), 1982 o High National Diploma, Electro-technical College (Slovakia), 1976
Moscow State University
Sergey Suchkov graduated from Astrakhan State Medical University and awarded with MD, then in 1985 maintained his PhD at the Sechenov University and in 2001, maintained his Doctorship Degree at the Nat Inst of Immunology, Russia.From 1987 through 1989, he was a senior Researcher, Koltzov Inst of Developmental Biology. From 1989 through 1995, he was a Head of the Lab of Clinical Immunology, Helmholtz Eye Research Institute in Moscow. From 1995 through 2004, a Chair of the Dept for Clinical Immunology, Moscow Clinical Research Institute (MONIKI.Dr Suchkov has been trained at: NIH; Wills Eye Hospital, PA, USA; Univ of Florida in Gainesville; UCSF, S-F, CA, USA; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA.He was an Exe Secretary-in-Chief of the Editorial Board, Biomedical Science, an international journal published jointly by the USSR Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. At present, Dr Sergey Suchkov is a Chair, Dept for Personalized and Translational Medicine, I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University. He is a member of the: New York Academy of Sciences, USA; American Chemical Society (ACS), USA; American Heart Association (AHA), USA; EPMA (European Association for Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine), Brussels, EU; ARVO (American Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology); ISER (International Society for Eye Research); PMC (Personalized Medicine Coalition), Washington, USA.
Vice President of IDSAI China
Professor Vladimir G. Chigrinov is Professor of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology since 1999. He is an Expert in Flat Panel Technology in Russia, recognized by the World Technology Evaluation Centre, 1994, and SID Fellow since 2008. He is an author of 6 books, 31 reviews and book chapters, about 317 journal papers, more than 668 Conference presentations, and 121 patents and patent applications including 36 US patents in the field of liquid crystals since 1974. He got Excellent Research Award of HKUST School of Engineering in 2012. He obtained Gold Medal and The Best Award in the Invention & Innovation Awards 2014 held at the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 2014, which was hosted in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 20-22 Feb 2014. He is a Member of EU Academy of Sciences (EUAS) since July 2017. He got A Slottow Owaki Prize of SID in 2018. He is 2019 Distinguished Fellow of IETI (International Engineering and Technology Institute). Since 2018 he works as Professor in the School of Physics and Optoelectronics Engineering in Foshan University, Foshan, China. 2020-2024 Vice President of Fellow of Institute of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (IDSAI) Since 2021 distinguished Fellow of Institute of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
Swinburne University of Technology Australia
David J. Moss is Director of the Optical Sciences Centre at Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia, since 2016. Before that he was with the University of Sydney and from 1998-2003 was a manager and senior scientist at JDS Uniphase in Ottawa Canada. He received his PhD from the University of Toronto in Physics and BSc from the University of Waterloo. He won the 2011 Australian Museum Eureka Science Prize and Google Australia Prize for Innovation in Computer Science. He is a Fellow of the IEEE Photonics Society, the Optical Society (Optica) and the International Photonics Society (SPIE). His research interests include integrated nonlinear optics, optical microcombs, quantum optics, microwave photonics, optical neural networks, optical networks and transmission, 2D materials including graphene oxide for nonlinear optics, optical signal processing, nanophotonics, biomedical optics, and other areas.
Xi'an Jiaotong UniversityChina
Yang Yue received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering and optics from Nankai University, China, in 2004 and 2007, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California, USA, in 2012. He is a Professor with the School of Information and Communications Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China. Dr. Yue’s current research interests include intelligent photonics, optical communications and networking, optical interconnect, detection, imaging and display technology, integrated photonics, free-space and fiber optics. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed journal papers (including Science) and conference proceedings with >9,000 citations, four edited books, >50 issued or pending patents, >100 invited presentations (including 1 tutorial, >10 plenary and >30 keynote talks). Dr. Yue is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE). He is an Associate Editor for IEEE Access, and an Editor Board Member for three other scientific journals. He also served as Guest Editor for eight journal special issues, Chair or Committee Member for >60 international conferences, Reviewer for >60 prestigious journals.
City University of Hong KongHong Kong
Professor C.W. Lim Currently a fellow of ASME, ASCE, EMI and HKIE, Ir Professor Lim received BEng from University of Technology of Malaysia, MEng and PhD from National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University, respectively. Prior to joining City University of Hong Kong, he was a post-doctoral research fellow at The University of Queensland and The University of Hong Kong. Professor Lim has expertise in theory of plates and shells, dynamics of smart piezoelectric structures, nonlinear dynamics, nanomechanics, symplectic elasticity and metamaterials. He is one of the editors for JoMMS, Assoc Editor for JVET, IJBC, JTS, subject editor for AMM, JSV, and on the editorial board of some top-ranked international journals. He has published one very well-selling title in Engineering Mechanics entitled “Symplectic Elasticity”, co-authored with W.A. Yao and W.X. Zhong, as recorded in April 2010 by the publisher, World Scientific. He has published more than 330 international journal papers, accumulated about 12,000 citations and has a Google Scholar H-index 56. One of his papers that generalizes two separate models, the nonlocal elasticity and strain gradients, to a generalized nonlocal strain gradient theory has been cited more than 800 times since it was first published in JMPS in 2015. It is also one of themost highly cited papers in the journal. Another paper was granted the IJSS 2004-2008 most cited article award. He was also awarded Top Referees in 2009, Proc. A, The Royal Society. Professor Lim is a registered professional engineer in HK. He holds one registered finite element software and three patents. Recently Professor Lim was awarded the prestigious 2020 JN Reddy Medal as a recognition “for significant and original contributions to vibration of plates and shells, smart piezoelectric structures, nanomechanics, and symplectic elasticity”.
Dr. Habil. Vaidotas KAŽUKAUSKAS is a Professor at the Faculty of Physics of Vilnius University, Lithuania. He was awarded Dr. Habil. degree in 1999. The topics of his research work are carrier transport, generation, recombination and trapping phenomena in advanced materials and structures for (opto-)electronic and photovoltaic applications. Prof. V. Kažukauskas is/was involved as a team leader into the six large-scale international projects and other numerous projects. He was awarded the National Science Award of Lithuanian Republic, the National Science Award for the Distinguished Scientist, the Science Award of the Rector of Vilnius University and others. V. Kažukauskas has more than 380 publications, had delivered more than 60 invited lectures at the international conferences, and authored three textbooks.
Podolsk City Clinical Hospital
Vladimir Dodtievich Bitsoev, born in 1943, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Academician of the Academy of Medical and Technical Sciences, doctor of the highest category, graduated from the Military Medical Faculty of the Gorky State Medical Institute, specialty "General Medicine".
From 1971 to 1995, he served in the Armed Forces of the USSR. Then he worked in Russia as a neurologist, Head of the Neurological Department in military hospitals, chief physiotherapist of the Moscow Military District.
From 1995 to 1996, he was a physiotherapist at City Hospital No. 5.
From 1996 to 2002, the Head of the Physiotherapy Department, a physician and physiotherapist at the Central Polyclinic of the State Tax Service.
From 2002 to September 2016, Head of the Physiotherapy Department, Head of the Restorative Treatment Department, Physiotherapist of the State Budgetary Institution "Municipal Polyclinic No. 69 of the Moscow City Healthcare Department".
From 2017 to the present day, a physiotherapist at the State Budgetary Institution of Moscow Region "Podolsk City Clinical Hospital". On specialties of physiotherapy has sufficient practical experience. In 1989 V.D. Bitsoev was awarded the highest qualification category in the specialty "Physiotherapy", later it was repeatedly confirmed.
Soshu Kirihara is a doctor of engineering and a professor of Joining and Welding Research Institute (JWRI), Osaka University, Japan. In his main investigation “Materials Tectonics” for environmental improvements of “Geotechnology”, multi-dimensional structures were successfully fabricated to modulate energy and materials flows effectively. Ceramic and metal components were fabricated directly by smart additive manufacturing, design and evaluation (Smart MADE) using high power ultraviolet laser lithography. Original stereolithography systems were developed, and new start-up company “SK-Fine” was established through academic-industrial collaboration.
Senior Principal Scientist
Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute
Dr. Mrinal Pal obtained his M.Sc. degree in Physics from Calcutta University with First Class (1990 batch, result published 1991). He joined as a Junior Research Fellow at Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS), Kolkata in 1992 by clearing the required National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by CSIR, India. He carried out his research work there and got Ph.D. degree in 1997. He started his Post-Doctoral venture with a short term assignment at University of Roma, Italy under the framework of an Indo-Italy exchange project. He successfully completed the prestigious Science and Technology Association (STA) fellowship of Govt. of Japan during 1998-2000. He also made a short term visit to Kotel’nikov Institute of Radio-engineering and Electronics, MOSCOW under an Indo-Russian exchange project to carry out some research work on Microwave absorption study of some perovskite based functional nanocomposites prepared by chemical route.
Dr. Pal joined as a Lecturer in Physics at The University of Burdwan in May 2002 in Solid State Physics group and prompted to Senior Lecturer, Assistant Professor (grade three) in the same Department. He moved to CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-CMERI), Durgapur, a premier research institute, in 2010 as Principal Scientist (senior scale). Presently, he is a Senior Principal Scientist (Professor) at CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute (CSIR-CGCRI), Kolkata and fully involved in various activities in the area of nanomaterials based semiconductor gas sensors prepared by chemical route for monitoring environment and human health.
For around 25 years he has been doing research in the area of Nanomaterials precisely functional nanocomposites including multiferroic nanocomposites, magnetic nanocomposites, spintronics material, perovskite, glass and glass-ceramics. In these fields, so far, he has published more than 110 research articles in the International Journals of high repute. Dr. Pal has supervised 7 Ph.D.’s, 2 candidates are in the pipelines. He completed 7 Major Research Projects and 3 are ongoing sanctioned by National funding agencies like Department of Science and Technology (DST), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India, New Delhi. He contributed 5 Chapters in the different important books including Encyclopaedia on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. He has also delivered several Plenary talks in the conferences, acted as a Chairman for various technical sessions and also organised many conferences in various capacities.
He has been serving as one of the potential Referees to various International leading Journals of ACS, RSC, Elsevier, Springer-verlag, Wiley and many Indian journals. He is Life member of several research society and serving /served as key members in various research bodies. To mention few, he has served as an Advisory Board member of South African Nanoscience Initiative (SANi). Also, he was an important Executive committee member of West Bengal State Council of Science and Technology. Dr. Pal served as Member in Apex body (court) of The University of Burdwan, Planning committee member of West Bengal State Council of Science and Technology.
He received Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) Medal in 2016. Dr. Pal became a Fellow of West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology in 2018.
A.A. Galkin Donetsk Institute for Physics and Engineering Ukraine
Vladimir V. Rumyantsev is Head of Department of Theory of Complex Systems Dynamic Properties at A.A. Galkin Donetsk Institute for Physics and Engineering (DonIPE). He is Professor of Theoretical Physics and Nanotechnology Department at Donetsk National University (DonNU). He received PhD in Theoretical Physics (1988) from DonNU and Dr. Sci. in Condensed Matter Physics (2007) from DonIPE. Prof. Rumyantsev has authored/co-authored 4 books, 2 chapters in books and more than 300 scientific publications. He is a member of the American Physical Society as well as Mediterranean Institute of Fundamental Physics (MIFP, Italy) and Editor-in-Chiff of Journal of Photonic Materials and Technology (Science PG, USA). Research Interest Current research interests include various aspects of solid state physics, crystallooptics, photonics; more particularly - theoretical study of the effects of disorder in quasi-two-dimensional nanofilms and layered structures caused by the propagation of electromagnetic and acoustic excitations, photonics of imperfect structures and dispersion of electromagnetic excitations in non-ideal lattices of coupled microcavities containing quantum dots.
University of Technology of TroyesFrance
Thomas Maurer is professor at the University of Technology of Troyes. He has been developing a research activity at the interface of nanotechnology, mechanics and optics, which can be designed as mechanoplasmonics. He is the holder of the UTT chair Nanosensor Innovation funded by companies interested in developing the integration of innovative functionalities into materals. In parallel of his research activities, Thomas Maurer is UTT Education vice-president.
Dr. Fabian Schütt received his PhD in 2018 (highest honours) from Kiel University, Germany. He is currently working as a research group leader at the chair of Functional Nanomaterials at the Institute for Materials Science at Kiel University, Germany. His current research is focused on the synthesis and characterization of multi-scale material systems based on 1D and 2D nanomaterials, such as graphene, hexagonal boron nitride and carbon nanotubes and their application in the fields of photonics, hybrid composites, gas sensing and energy conversion and storage, with more than 35 publications in high-ranked journals He has a broad experience in applied Graphene research and is involved in several international research collaborations and projects, such as the Graphene Flagship. In 2021 he received the Young Talent award from the German Materials Society (DGM)
University of Aveiro Portugal
Joana Rodrigues received her PhD (2015) degree in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology from the University of Aveiro (UA), Portugal. During this time, she integrated the i3N – Institute for Nanostructures, Nanomodelling and Nanofabrication since 2010, where she conducted her PhD work devoted to the synthesis and characterisation of nanostructures for optoelectronics based on wide-bandgap semiconductors, particularly metal oxides and group-III nitrides. After her PhD completion, she worked as a R&D Engineer at Bosch Thermotechnology in an exploratory project dedicated to the development of new technologic solutions for water treatment and quality monitoring in the household environment. In 2017, she returned to UA and i3N and is currently working as a Researcher in the Department of Physics. Her research interests focus on the field of materials' growth using laser-assisted techniques and on the optical characterisation of various nanostructured materials, in particular wide-bandgap semiconductors, metal oxides, nanocomposites and other functional materials. Presently, her research is devoted to the development of nanomaterials to be used as transducer platforms in cost-effective and highly sensitive sensors for the detection of relevant biomedical analytes and environmental-related parameters.
The Chinese University of Hong KongChina
CAIMING SUN received the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China, in 2002 and 2005, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in electronic engineering from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Hong Kong, China, in 2008. He has more than 10 years of R&D experience of optoelectronics, optical communications, nanophotonics, and nanofabrication. He is currently a researcher at Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Manufacturing (IRIM), the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Shenzhen, China, and an associate professor at Peng Cheng Laboratory (PCL), Shenzhen, China. His research interests include nanophotonic phased arrays, optical wireless communications, and Si photonics.
University of Milano-BicoccaItaly
Dr. Jacopo Perego received his graduate degree in Materials Science at the University of Milano-Bicocca in Milan, Italy (2016, cum laude). He joined the Ph.D. program in Materials Science and Nanotechnology under the supervision of Prof. A. Comotti, working on the synthesis and characterization of advanced microporous solids, specifically Porous Organic Frameworks (POFs) and Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs). During this period, he spent 6 months as visiting student at Bernal Institute (Limerick, Ireland) under the supervision of Prof. M. Zaworotko and got his Ph.D. title in 2020 (cum laude). He is currently a post-doc researcher at University of Milano-Bicocca. He published 15 papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented his research in more than 15 international conferences. He was awarded the Young Talent Award from University of Milano-Bicocca in 2020 for his creative contribution in the synthesis of luminescent porous materials. His research interests cover the synthesis and structural and textural characterization of porous materials. Particular attention is dedicated to the preparation of porous materials endowed with local and global dynamics (molecular rotors and motors), stimuli and light-switching porous materials and highly luminescent porous materials for photonic and scintillation applications. Specifically, highly emissive and upconverting porous organic frameworks nanoparticles (ePAFs) were developed to display upconversion quantum yield as high as 0.15, a record value for solid-state materials; moreover, nanocrystalline high-Z metal-organic frameworks were prepared under controlled conditions and proposed as innovative scintillating materials for high-energy particles detectors.
Hebrew University of JerusalemIsrael
Dr. Parvinder Kaur Gill received Master of Technology (M. Tech.) in Applied Optics and Ph.D. in Optics from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India, in 2012 and 2019, respectively. She is an early carrier member of Optica. Currently, she is a postdoc researcher in the Photonic device’s lab, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. Her research interests consist of theoretical and simulation aspects of integrated optical waveguide-based components for sensing and switching applications. Design, fabrication, and characterization of the polymer optical waveguide-based photonic devices, using two-photon polymerization phenomenon based direct laser writing. On-fiber tip photonic devices for sensing applications.
Mohammad Navvabpour has completed his PhD at the age of 30 years from University of Technology of Troyes (utt) in France. He is the Director of characterization team of Lorraine university in France. He has published more than 4 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of repute.
Krasnoyarsk Scientific Center Russia
Prof. Almas Sadreev received the first Doctor degree in condensed matter theory from Kazan State University in 1974, the second Doctor degree in condensed matter theory from L.V. Kirensky Institute of Physics, Krasnoyarsk, USSR in 1990 and Honourus Causa Doctor from Linkoping University, Sweden in 2002. Currently he works in the position of the Head of laboratory of theory of nonlinear processes in L.V. Kirensky Institute of Physics, Krasnoyarsk, Russia. His research includes: first of all, bound states in the radiation continuum in acoustic, electromagnetic and photonic structures; spontaneous breaking of symmetry in photonic structures owing to the Kerr effect; engineering of high quality factor in photonic resonators; resonant optical manipulation, optical forces sorting and deformation of dielectric particles; acoustic transmission.
National Iranian Gas CompanyIran
Hedayat Omidvar Graduated in Industrial Engineering (MSc) in 2002&DBA in oil and gas strategy (Dr) in 2018. He has been working since 1992 as Natural Gas consumption expert in Corporate Planning Dept., National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), responsible for treatment, transmission, storage and distribution of natural gas. At present, he is Head of Project Planning and Control, Research & Technology Dept. Member of Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) since 1992 Member of American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) since 1994 Member of Iran Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIIE) since 2001 Member of Programme Committee A (PGC A) “Sustainable Development” of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2003-2006 Member of Marketing and Communication Committee (PGC E) of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2006-2012 Member of Gas Advocacy Task Force (TF2) of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2012-2015 Secretary of Utilization Committee of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2015-2018 Member of Marketing and Communication committee of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2015-2018 Member of Executive Committee of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2015-2018 Chair of Energy Policy Task Force (TF3) of the International Gas Union (IGU) 2018-2021 Member of Group of Experts on Gas of United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) from 2016 Letter of Commendation As the Exemplary Research Expert Received From the Deputy Petroleum Minister & Managing Director of NIGC 2008 Letter of Commendation Received From the Deputy Petroleum Minister & Managing Director of NIGC 2011 Letter of Commendation Received From the Deputy Petroleum Minister & Managing Director of NIGC 2013 Letter of Commendation Received From the Deputy Petroleum Minister & Managing Director of NIGC 2021 Diploma in recognition of the services rendered to the International Gas Union as Secretary of Utilisation Committee 2015-2018 Diploma in recognition of the services rendered to the International Gas Union as Member of Executive Committee 2015-2018
Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology
Dr Fozia Z. Haque is associate professor and Head of the Department of Physics and presently serving as Head of the Department of Physics at M.A.N.I.T. Bhopal. She is MSc, Phd in Physics from D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur UP. She is NET-JRF of UGC-CSIR. She is working in the field of Nanoscience and nanotechnology since 2006 when they started M.Tech. Nanotechnology in 2006 in the Deaprtment of Physics at MANIT.
National school of Applied sciences of SafiMorocco
Mr. Abdelkrim ABOURRICHE is a Professor in the Industrial Engineering Department at National School of Applied Sciences in Safi, Morocco. Abourriche’s specialist areas are the development of original natural resources such as Moroccan oil shale. He also worked as Project Manager entitled: Solvent Extraction of organic matter of oil shale. Study and Promotion of the oils produced. This project is funded by Hassan II Academy of Science and Technology. In 2008 he took on the role of Head of the Industrial Engineering Department at National School of Applied Sciences Safi. He is the author of over 50 publications in international journals and conference proceedings refereed and a hundred oral presentations or by posters. He is the member of scientific and organizing committees of several national and international conferences
Dr. Xianguang Yang received his Bachelor’s degree in Optics from Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU) in 2012, and completed his Doctorate in Optical Engineering with the theoretical and experimental combination of nanowire and nanoparticle photonics at the State Key Laboratory of Optoelectronic Materials and Technologies affiliated with SYSU in 2016 under the guidance of Prof. Baojun Li (Changjiang Scholar). He received National Postgraduate Scholarship in 2016. He became an Assistant Professor of the Institute of Nanophotonics at the Jinan University in 2016 and became an Assistant to the Dean since 2018, then promoted to Associate Professor in 2019. He has mentored 4 MS students. His main research interests include photonics, plasmonics, nano-optics, detectors, optoelectronics and optothermal mechanisms, which were supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC). Dr. Yang has published 2 Book chapters, and 30 peer-reviewed journal publications, such as Nano Letters, ACS Nano, Nanophotonics, Nanoscale, ACS Photonics, and etc. He has been an Editorial Board Member of Optics in 2018 and to be a member for RSC Advances Reviewer Panel since 2020. In 2021, he has been appointed as guest editor of Frontiers in Materials (IF 2.705), managing the research topic of Photo-Sensitive Materials and Devices for Nanophotonics, Optoelectronics and Photoelectrocatalysis. He is a member of American Chemical Society (ACS), Optical Society of America (OSA), Chinese Optical Society (COS) and Chinese Society for Optical Engineering (CSOE). His google scholar: h-index is of 11.
University of AveiroPortugal
Mário F. S. Ferreira graduated in Physics from the University of Porto, Portugal, and received the Ph.D. degree in Physics in 1992 from the University of Aveiro, Portugal, where he is now a Professor at the Physics Department. Between 1990 and 1991 he was at the University of Essex, UK, performing experimental work on external cavity semiconductor lasers and nonlinear optical fiber amplifiers. His research interests have been concerned with the modelling and characterization of multi-section semiconductor lasers for coherent systems, quantum well lasers, optical fiber amplifiers and lasers, soliton propagation, polarization and nonlinear effects in optical fibers. He is actually the leader of the Optics and Optoelectronics Group of the I3N – Institute of Nanostructures, Nanomodelling and Nanofabrication. He has written about 400 scientific journal and conference publications, and several books, namely: “Optics and Photonics” (Lidel, 2003, in Portuguese), “Topics of Mathematical Physics” (Editora Ciência Moderna, 2018, Brazil, in Portuguese), “Optical Fibers: Technology, Communications and recent Advances” (Ed., NOVA Science Publishers, 2017), “Advances in Optoelectronic Technology and Industry Development” (CRC Press, 2019), “Nonlinear Effects in Optical Fibers” (John Wiley & Sons, OSA, 2011) and “Optical Signal Processing in Highly Nonlinear Fibers” (CRC Press, 2020). He was the Guest Editor of four Special Issues of “Fiber and Integrated Optics” (Taylor & Francis): “Fiber Optics in Portugal” (2005), “Nonlinear Fiber Optics” (2015), “Optical Fiber Sources and Amplifiers” (2020) and “Quantum Communications” (2020), a joint Special Issue of “Optics Express” and “Applied Optics” (OSA) on “Optical Sensors and Sensing 2019”, and a Special Issue of “Fibers” (MDPI) on “Optical Fiber Communications” (2020). He is a Senior Member and a Travelling Lecturer of both of the Optical Society of America (OSA) and SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, He served in various committees of OSA and of SPIE, as well as in the organizing and scientific committees of various international conferences. Actually, he serves also as an Associate Editor or as an Advisor Board Member of several international journals in the area of optics and photonics.
University Of BoumerdesAlgeria
Yahia CHERGUI is an assistant Professor in Electrical & Electronics Engineering Institute, Boumerdes Algeria. He has completed his PhD from Badji Mokhtar University in Annaba, Algeria. He did all his PhD work in Cardiff University in UK. His research field is Physics(condensed matter, and soft matter simulation by molecular dynamics). He has many published articles and international conferences. He has been serving as a referee with condensed matter journal (IOP), Energy journal (Elsevier), and American Journal of Modern Physics.
Birla Institute of Technology and ScienceIndia
Dr. Pankaj Arora is working as an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus (India) since 2018. Prior to that, he was a Post-doctoral research fellow in the Department of Applied Physics, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem (Israel). His research interest includes plasmonic nanostructure based optical sensors, imaging microscopy and silicon photonics.
Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra Dominican Republic
Dr. Denia Cid finished her doctoral degree in 2016 which focused on Physics and Quantum Technology at the University of Calabria, Italy. From a very young age, she has been involved in science and education outreach activities through radio and tv at the local level in the Dominican Republic. Currently, she works at Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra as a researcher and is the scientific advisor of the National Council for Climate Change and Clean Development Mechanism in the Dominican Republic, is very active in the formation of Central American and Caribbean networks of researchers for the development of the natural sciences, and her research interest include the customization of adsorbent nanomaterials for the removal of specific water pollutants, the potential application of these materials in industrial applications and climatic change.