Organizing Committee

Professor Loh Kian Ping

Provost’s Chair Professor, Chief Scientist of Carbon Convergence Technology Laboratory, National University of Singapore. His research interests include: 2-D Covalent Organic Framework, graphene and 2-D Materials, Surface Science, hybrid organic-inorganic materials, eg. 2-D Perovskites, energy Storage, photocatalysis, porous membrane for separation.

Professor Chennupati Jagadish AC

Professor Chennupati Jagadish is curently serving as President of Australian Materials Research Society and President of IEEE Photonics Society. He is serving as Editor-in-Chief of Progress in Quantum Electronics. His research interests include compound semiconductor optoelectronics, nanotechnology, photovoltaics and neuroscience and neurotechnology.

Professor Dayong Jin

ARC Future Fellow, in biophotonics, nanotechnology & medical biotechnology. Director, ARC Research Hub for Integrated Device for End-user Analysis at Low-levels (IDEAL Hub), 2016–2021. Director, Institute for Biomedical Materials & Devices (IBMD), School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS).

Professor Shixue Dou

Distinguished Professor and Director: Institute for Superconducting & Electronic Materials at the Australian Institute of Innovative Materials, University of Wollongong He is program leader for ongoing Automotive CRC 2020 and ARENA Smart Sodium Storage System program. He has supervised more than 90 PhD students to completion and more than 60 postdoctoral and visiting fellow who have been widely spread within five continents.

Professor Cuie Wen

Distinguished Professor at RMIT University. Cuie specializes in new biocompatible titanium, magnesium, zinc, iron and their alloys and scaffolds for biomedical applications, surface modification, nanostructured metals, alloys and composites, metal foams and nanolaminatesn.

Professor Bo Zhu

Professor, Shandong University

Professor Minghui Hong

Professor in National University of Singapore. Prof. Hong Minghui specializes in laser microprocessing & nanofabrication, optical engineering and applications.

Professor Huiming Cheng

Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science, Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Professor Paul Mulvaney

Paul Mulvaney is the Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science and Professor of Chemistry in the School of Chemistry and Bio21 Institute at the University of Melbourne. The goal of his research is to create a team that can discover and develop new ways to harness sunlight for energy storage; develop more energy efficient devices for light generation such as LEDs; and also look at optical sensors for security and environmental applications.

Professor Boris Chichkov

Professor at Leibniz Universität Hannover. His scientific interests span through the following disciplines: laser physics and laser applications, quantum and nonlinear optics, nano- and biophotonics, nanoengineering, biomedical implants and devices, biofabrication, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine.

Professor Bingqing Wei

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Delaware

A/Professor Alessandro Martucci

Associate Professor Materials Science Engineering, Padova University.

A/Professor Chenghua Sun

Dr Chenghua Sun graduated from Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2007 and then joined the University of Queensland as postdoc fellow. In 2013, Dr Sun joined the School of Chemistry, Monash University as a lecturer and established his group on Computer-Aided Catalyst Design. Later, Dr Sun was awarded ARC Future Fellow and joined Swinburne University of Technology in 2017. His research focuses on catalyst design for clean energy and environment applications, particularly for ammonia synthesis at room temperature, efficient methane combustion and biomass conversion.

A/Professor Qiaoliang Bao

Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering & ARC Future Fellow, Monash University. Qiaoliang Bao has over 150 peer-review publications in many prestigious journals such as Nature Photonics (1), Nature Chemistry (1), Nature Communications (4), Advanced Materials (6), Advanced Functional Materials (9), Light: Science and Applications (1), JACS (4), ACS Nano (14), 2D Materials (2), Nanoscale (4) and Chemistry of Materials (6). Overall citations ~15000, with an H-index of 50 (Google Scholar). 1 Book, 3 book chapters, 1 US patent and 50 international conference presentations.

Dr. Daniel Jaque

Universidad Autonoma de madrid, Spain