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27th International Conference on Advanced Materials Science and Engineering

Sep 29-30, 2023


Paris, France


Welcome Message:

The 27th International Conference on Advanced Materials Science and Engineering, with the theme "Research and Development in Material Science and Engineering," is being called for attendees by LexisConferencesConferences. It will occur in Paris, France, from Sept. 29-30, 2023.

A technical event called Material Congress 2023 will highlight keynote presentations, general oral presentations, panel discussions, and networking events for experts in engineering, material science, electronics and electrical engineering, biomaterials, nanomaterials, sensors, electronic phonics, physics, chemistry, polymers, as well as other related fields.

The main objective of the convention is to represent as a conference for academics, scientists, researchers, business executives, industrial professionals, and college students to present all of their research and to create a discussion forum where individuals can exchange thoughts and opinions about how to solve this problem that our globe will present to us in the future. In Material Congress 2023, the factor of emerging strategies and technology emphasises the need to invigorate novel technical solutions with the best ability to address contemporary issues. As a consequence, this will be a nice environment for networking and a strong foundation for long-lasting bonds among peers.

We invite you all on behalf of our cherished Organizing Committee, to this carried out discussion board related to the duly participation of famed researchers, scientists, and different allied humans from numerous nations all around the globe sharing their exciting, trending consequences bearing on the Material Science.                                                                                                 

Reason to attend?

  • Strengthen your network
  • Great chance to be a part of expert gathering Worldwide
  • Acquire designated Expertise
  • Spot yourself as an Expert
  • Explore new Innovations
  • Exchange your Ideas
  • Achieve new Sponsors and Collaborations
  • Share your Recent research and innovations
  • Explore Italy with your friends and family


Targeted Audience

  • Materials Scientists/Research Professors
  • Physicists/Chemists
  • Junior/Senior research fellows of Materials Science/ Nanotechnology/ Polymer Science/
  • Biotechnology/ Biomaterials/ Biomaterials/ Electronic Materials
  • Materials Science Students
  • Directors of chemical companies
  • Materials Engineers
  • Members of different Materials science associations.
  • Polymer Companies.


Benefits of attending Materials Congress 2023:

  • Broaden your knowledge
  • Opportunity to receive feedback on an early version of your latest work
  • Engage in high-level debates
  • Cross-pollinate ideas
  • Meet your academic and business experts
  • Career advancement
  • Re-ignite passion
  • Showcase your research
  • Full length Article  publications


Material Congress 2022 | Young Scientist Awards

The Material Congress 2023 Committee is responsible with trying to present prestigious awards to excellent Young scientists, Young Investigators, Post-Graduate students, Post-doctoral fellows, Trainees, as well as Junior Schools for their contributing significantly that are more strongly related to the convention theme. The Young Scientist Award make every attempt provide the early years academicians with a strong professional development chance by bringing experts together to discuss and exchange their experiences across the board.

Only 25 presentations are suitable for the Material Congress 2023 Younger Studies Forum. Young Research's Awards during Material Congress 2023 for the Nomination: Young Researcher Forum - Outstanding Masters/Ph.D./Post Doctorate thesis work Presentation. 


Market Analysis

Every day, materials science makes incremental advancements. The Materials Congress 2023 Conference is a partner degree acclaimed topic, the area of innovation that encompasses the variety of material assortments as well as the great method to use them in manufacturing and growing in recent years to surround polymers, ceramics, glass, composite materials, and biomaterials. The market for automobile interior materials is estimated to be worth USD 46.63 in 2018 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.5% to reach USD 55.41 billion by the end of 2024. The event inside the performance is thought to be pushed by means of the expanding interest in aerogel materials made from oil and gasoline and development programmes. The North American region continues to be the most significant market, followed by the Asia-Pacific region. Europe is considered to be progressing at an ongoing rate toward regional economic recovery amidst rising concerns over the creation of energy and safety reserve funds. Every year, the U.S. Bureau of Labour Statistics (BLS) publishes compensation ranges for very much 800 character jobs. Figures for the 2012 area BLS Code 19-2032, which is associated to accumulating near drug researchers and is the 82nd region in terms of earnings, have just been released. The total, which includes 7,970 representatives nationwide, indicates a median annual salary of $89,740.

Market Value:

The global market is anticipated to reach $6,000 million by 2020 and have a CAGR of 10.2% between the years of 2015 and 2020 as a way of value. Increased attributes including long weak point life, top quality, modulus, faded weight, acoustic protection, and partner degree erosion resistance have led to an increase in demand. Unpredictability in the price of raw materials and the recyclability of composites pose an unprecedented risk to the expansion of the market.

Market Growth of Material Science Research in the last and upcoming ten years:

Forecasts indicate that the global market will grow at a CAGR of 10.2% from 2015 to 2020, reaching $6,000 million. Improved qualities such lengthy weak point life, high peak quality, modulus, faded weight, acoustic protection, and companion degree erosion resistance have boosted demand. The volatility of raw material prices and the non-recyclability of composites pose an unprecedented danger to the industry's expansion. The global industrial market for development based on material physics is expected to rise from USD 1.19 Billion in 2016 to USD 2.25 Billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 9.77% from 2017 to 2024.

The global semiconductor market is going through a fascinating phase right now, and it's giving businesses involved in the industry a tonne of opportunity. Despite a decline in revenue as a result of the global economic crisis, the market is anticipated to maintain high growth momentum over the next several years due to rising demand for electronics devices and requirements in new application fields. RNCOS' researchers discovered and analysed the market dynamics in significant segments for their most recent research paper, "Global Semiconductor Market Outlook to 2017," in order to clearly highlight the areas giving potential opportunities for businesses to accelerate their growth. The market, with an estimated 2012 value of US$ 289.9 billion, is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 7.6% from 2013 to 2017. The rising demand for is what's fueling the revenue's strong growth. Especially iOS, smart watches, tablets and smartphones. The study examines the global semiconductor market in-depth in three key areas, including players, regions, and applications. With a CAGR of 6.7%, the worldwide semiconductor industry will grow from $342.7 billion in 2015 to $655.6.

You can learn new information at the conference that will be very helpful for improving your understanding of materials physics and materials science as well as for generating fresh ideas on how to better yourself and your professional life. The committee is excited to plan a special gathering with engaging programmes, lively discussions, and opportunities to meet new people who share your interests.

Value of Materials Science Research Market

The market for composites is being driven by a rise in demand from end-user industries. Demand has increased as a result of enhanced characteristics such long fatigue life, high strength and modulus, less weight, acoustic insulation, and corrosion resistance. The price volatility of raw materials and the non-recyclability of composites

The study divides the composites market into groups based on the type of fibre, resin, production method, and application. The market is segmented into carbon fibre composites, glass fibre composites, and others based on the kind of fibre used. The market is divided into thermosetting composites and thermoplastic composites depending on the type of resin used. The market is divided into layup, filament, injection moulding, pultrusion, compression moulding, RTM, and others based on the kind of production process. The transportation, aerospace & defence, electrical & electronics, construction, wind energy, pipelines and tanks, marines, and other application segments make up the market. For each of the aforementioned segments, a geographical breakdown and in-depth analysis are provided for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA. Expansion of the infrastructure, construction, and electronics industries.

This research also includes in-depth competition analyses and profiles of significant market participants like Hexcel Corporation, Huntsman Corporation, Toray Industries, Teijin Limited, and Owens Corning. Automotive, aerospace, construction, and wind energy-related businesses including BMW, Ford, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Mercedes-Benz, and Vestas.

The construction industry

The carbon fibre market had a 2014 value of $1.8 billion, and it is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 11.4% from 2015 to 2020, reaching a value of $3.5 billion. With a market value of $17.3 billion in 2014, carbon fibre reinforced plastics are expected to grow at a CAGR of 12.3% during the subsequent five years (from 2015 to 2020), reaching $34.2 billion. In the global market for carbon fibre and carbon fibre reinforced plastic, there is intense competition among a restricted group of significant companies, including Toray Toho, Mitsubishi, Hexcel, Formosa, SGL carbon, Cytec, Aksa, Hyosung, and Sabic.

Benefits for Materials' Stakeholders

This research includes a thorough quantitative analysis of the present market and projections for the years 2014 to 2022, which helps to pinpoint the most lucrative prospects.

Understanding the many types of composites that are currently being used as well as the variations that will become more popular in the future is made possible by a thorough research of the global composites market by type.

Key dynamic elements that forecast market behaviour are offered together with an in-depth examination of current research and clinical advancements in the composites market.

Following key product positioning and keeping an eye on the leading rivals within the market framework allows for thorough analysis.

This study profiles the major market participants in the composites sector and carefully examines their business models to assess the competitive landscape of the global composites industry. The global composites market's current and future dynamics and trends are thoroughly examined in this study. This report's in-depth study was accomplished by developing market projections for the major industry categories between 2014 and 2022.

At a CAGR of 9.77% from 2017 to 2024, it is anticipated that the global industrial market for development based on material physics will increase from USD 1.19 billion in 2016 to USD 2.25 billion by 2025. Fundamental materials now contribute much more to the wind energy, aerospace, marine, transportation, construction, and other industries. In this field of development, the top manufacturers of core materials, including Hispano-Suiza (Spain), Evonik Industries AG (Germany), Plascore Incorporated (U.S.), Euro-Composites S.A. (Luxembourg), Diab Group (Sweden), 3A Composites (Switzerland), Gurit Holding AG (Switzerland), Hexcel Corporation (U.S.), and The Gill Corporation (U.S.).

A CAGR of 63.1% is predicted between 2017 and 2025 for the market value of metamaterials, which is expected to be close to USD 4,634.8 million. Invisibility cloaks for stealth aircraft, anti-glare coating applications, and the growing problem with variety in design functionality are key factors in the growth of the metamaterial industry. Electronics' use of new materials and technologies highlights how old ones need to be changed in order to operate better. The market for new innovations will continue to grow in this digitally transformed world as a result of expanding end-use applications and high demand for these developments from both developed and underdeveloped regions.

This section gives businesses advice on how to create their company plans and offers them crucial information to accelerate their upward trajectory. This will make it much easier to recognise and highlight the market segment that presents the most development potential.

An esteemed scientific field, materials science and engineering now include polymers, ceramics, glass, composite materials, and biomaterials. New material development is a component of materials science and engineering. Major advances in materials science are therefore expected to have a substantial impact on the future of technology since many of the most important scientific issues that humans today face are caused by the constraints of the materials that are currently available. Understanding how a material's history affects its structure, and subsequently its qualities and performance, is important to materials scientists. Everything that is engineered, from cars to computers, from musical instruments to aeroplanes, from artificial tissues to computer chips.

The field of materials science and engineering is highly regarded, and it has recently expanded to include polymers, ceramics, glass, composite materials, and biomaterials. Discovery is a key component of materials science and engineering, which will have a significant impact on future generations. Comparing it to IT and the Internet, it is the third most successful industry. The industrial and information technology revolutions were both revolutionary forces for business, but nanotechnology has the potential to be even more so. In fact, many people think that the combined effects of the industrial and information revolutions may be comparable to the potential scope of change brought about by the commercialization of nanotechnology. Research is being conducted in industrialised nations to lighten materials while boosting their strength.

Materials Engineering is an interdisciplinary field that is commonly referred to as Materials Science and Engineering. It deals with the development of novel materials with a focus on solids. Today's materials science research uses theoretical, practical, or computational methods as probes to attempt to understand and control the behaviour of materials at a variety of sizes, from the atomic to the macroscopic. Nanoscience, biological materials, high-temperature materials, the interaction of laser materials, and electrochemical methods are some of the experimental researches with numerous applications from medical to renewable energy.

One of the top trading and processing companies for materials in Eastern Europe is Materials Services. together with sales offices in Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Turkey,Crotatia and Lithuania

Importance & Scope:

The goal of materials science is to establish a dialogue between businesses and educational institutions and to facilitate the transition of data from evaluation to trade. It is intended to deliver comprehensive periods that cover the most recent advancements related to new methods for the development of contemporary materials for international needs. The 2016 edition of Materials Science examines the fields of Materials Science and Engineering, Energy Materials, Mining and Science, Surface Science and Engineering, Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Materials Chemistry, chemical compound Technology, growing fields in Materials Science, and implemented science. All of this has been made possible because to the numerous discoveries and advancements that have resulted from the development of various applications. The main objective of the 2019 Materials Science Convention is to present a risk for the attendees to accept, act upon, and modify. 

The increasing investment in research and development, the improving quality of nanomaterials in various application industries, and the marvellous physio-chemical properties of nanomaterials, according to the viewpoint of leading firms, are the factors that fuel demand for nanomaterials in a variety of end-user industries. Usually, nanomaterials are added in very small amounts to improve the performance of the base material. However, considerations including strict environmental regulations and the high cost of nanomaterials could limit market expansion. The primary end-user markets for nanomaterials at the moment are the paints and coatings, adhesives and sealants, physics and products, and private care divisions.

About Paris

With an expected 2,165,423 residents in 2019 in an area of more than 105 km2 (41 sq mi), Paris (French pronunciation: [pai] (listen)), the capital and most populous city of France, can rank as the 34th most densely populated city in the world in 2020. Since the 17th century, Paris has been one of the principal hubs for science, trade, fashion, diplomacy, and gastronomy. It earned the moniker "the City of Light" in the nineteenth century due to its prominence in the arts and sciences and its extremely early implementation of a street lighting system.  It was sometimes referred to as the capital of the world, just like London had been before the Second World War.

Walied Moussa
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Alberta


Dr. Walied A. Moussa is the director of the MEMS/NEMS Advanced Design Laboratory (ADL) at the University of Alberta (UofA); researching and developing MEMS/NEMS-based sensors used in biomedical diagnostic systems, wireless micro switches, civil, automotive and aerospace health and performance monitoring micro-systems. He is currently a Professor at the Mechanical Engineering Department with joint appointment in both Departments of Surgery and Biomedical Engineering at the UofA. His research group is composed of 20 graduate students, Postdoctoral fellows and visiting scholars. He collaborates with various researchers in Canada, USA, Europe and the Middle East; and, his team is funded by Provincial, Federal and global granting agencies and industries. Dr. Moussa is the founder the program director for the International Conference on MEMS, NEMS and Smart Systems from 2003-2005; and, he serves on the editorial board for a number of related journals in MEMS, Sensors and Nanoscience.

Researches :

  • MEMS/NEMS bases sensory solutions in multidiscipline applications, Energy harvesting, Health Monitoring on Aging systems and BioMEMS technology.
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of New Jersey



Dr. Zhixiong Guo is a full Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, USA. He receiveda Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Polytechnic Institute of NYU in 2001; and then joined the faculty at Rutgers. His research interests include heat transfer and applied optics, with notable expertise in radiation-matter interactions, laser applications in biomedicine and material processing, molecular and nanoscale optical sensing, and thermal radiation. Currently he is focusing on integrating photonics and heat transfer with bio-nanotechnology, and conducting emerging technological applications such as MEMS/NEMS sensors, micro/nanoscale material processing, ultrafine measurement, and biological sensing at the molecular level. His research is funded by the National Science Foundation, NASA/NJSGC, USDA, MTF, NIH, New Jersey Nanotechnology Consortium, Charles and Johanna Busch Memorial Funds Awards, and other sources. He also received a teaching award from Rutgers Vice President Office for Undergraduate Education in 2002. He is the author or co-author of over 80 articles in archival journals and the citations of his publications are over 1100 times as of September 2013 according to SCI, with an h-index 21. Dr. Guo is an elected Fellow of ASME. He currently serves as K-18 technical committee Chair in HTD ASME (2009-2015).He is an Associate Editor of ASME Journal of Heat Transfer and the international journal Heat Transfer Research, and an Editor for Journal of Optical Engineering and Applications.

Researches :

  • Laser-matter interactions and applications in biomedicine and material processing, Thermal radiation and management, Measurement and sensing technologies, Micro/nanoscale energy transport and phenomena.
Jagvir Singh
Associate Professor
Laurentian University
Chemistry Biochemistry Department


Jagvir Singhis a reasearcher of Chemistry & Biochemistry Department in Laurentian University, Canada. He completed his MSc and MBA from GJ University of Science & Technology, India in 1998, 2000 respectively.He received his Ph.D in Nanotechnology from University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology,Panjab University, India in 2015.He done his Project Management & also secured Leadership Certificate from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT), Edmonton in 2015.

Researches :

  • Gasotransmitters on human physiological processes, study of post-translational modifications of proteins and their impact on biological pathway, study the molecular mechanism for interaction of H2S with proteins.
A Heidari
California South University


Dr. A. Heidari, Ph.D., D.Sc. is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Chemistry. He has got his Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees form California South University (CSU), Irvine, California, USA. Furthermore, he has double postdocs in Project Management and also in Nanochemistry and Molecular Structure Theory. His research interests are Biophysical Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Quantum Chemistry, Biomolecular and Vibrational Spectroscopy, Molecular Modeling and Structure, Theoretical, Computational and Mathematical Chemistry, Ab initio and Density Functional Methods. He has participated at more than fifty 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 Index (ISI) 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, Netherlands, Russia, France, Swiss, Germany, Sweden, Spain, Portugal, South Korea, China, etc. as research fellow, sabbatical and volunteer researcher or visitor heretofore. He has a history of several years of teaching for college students and various disciplines and trends in different universities. Moreover, he has been a senior advisor in various industry and factories. He is expert in many computer programs and programming languages. Hitherto, he has authored more than ten books in Chemistry. Syne, he has been awarded more than two hundreds reputed international awards, prizes, scholarships and honors. Heretofore, he has multiple editorial duties in many reputed international journals. Hitherward, he is a member of more than one hundred reputed international academic–scientific–research institutes around the world.

Researches :

  • Biophysical Chemistry, Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Quantum Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, Mathematical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry, Vibrational Spectroscopy, Molecular Modelling, Ab initio & Density Functional Methods, Molecular Structure
Lihong Su
Proffesor in materialscience
School of Science Northwestern Polytechnical University,


Research field Extensive experiment in Material science and Chemical-Engineering with emphasis on: Research field include: Nanometer powder preparation, application. Main research filed series of NTC semicondutor nanometre powder, Polymer and nanometer powder composite. The nanometer scale theory on nanometer material. Education:   PhD.    Material Science and Engineering,  Northwestern Polytechnical University,  2005. M.S     Chemical-Engineering,           Northwestern University,               1997. B.S     Chemical-Engineering,           Northwestern University,               1992. Work experience: 2019-present as a professor in Dongguan Integration Innovation Institute. 2008-present, as an Associate-professor work at college of chemistry and chemical-engineering Northwestern Polytechnical University. 1997-2000, as a Lecturer work at department of chemical-engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University. 1992-1994, as an assistant Engineer work at Xi’An Fine Chemical Factory.   EXPERIENCE Journal of Nanomaterials & Molecular Nanotechnology,  Eitorial Board Member. International Journal of Nanoparticles & Nanotechnology        Eitorial Board Member      2018.9                                                     Material research society               Member                 2012-2014 Published  Books:《Chemical Reaction Engineering》Press of northwestern polytechnical university. 2012,first edition. Member of American MRS,ACS, Europe composite material society et al. 2012 MRS FALLING MEETING TT9 Chairman.    PUBLICATIONS Representative of papers include: Journal Publications: Su.Lihong. et al. Hybrid Graphene Oxide and NTC Semiconductor Material Absorbs and Transform Light Energy via a Novel SurfaceNanoscale Plasmon Mechanical[J].Plasmonic. vol11, 2016.  Su.Lihong. et al. Piezochromic Phenomena of Nanometer Voids Formed by Mono-Dispersed Nanometer Powders Compacting Process[J]. PLoS One. 2013; 8(10): e72964. Su.Lihong. et al. A New Expander Mechanism of an Infrared Laser Based on Different Nanometre Quantum Dot Particles[J]. J Nanomater Mol Nanotechnol. Vol6. 2017 Su.Lihong. et al. Development and Applications of Nano-Powder Patents ---- A Review in Patents[J]. Recent patent on nanotechnology, vol3, 2011 Su.lihong et al. The Mechanism Research on Agglomeration and dispersion of nanometer powder [e]., 2007. August. PATENTS AND APPLICATION Applied 15 invent patents, As the First inventor. Represent patents: 1. CN201710088404.4, A new NTC semiconductor Nano-powder phosphor excitation spectra of modulation method. 2. CN201510328913.0, Hybrid Graphene with NTC semiconductor oxide solar energy-absorbing materials and preparation method 3. CN201710167622.7, Powder preparation of high-temperature thermal decomposition of the air impulse processing method and device. REVIEWER FOR JOURNAL/TECHNICAL CONFERENCES Reviewer of Journal of Material Research Reviewer of Journal of applied polymer Science. Reviewer of Journal of New Materials for Electro chemical Systems. Reviewer of Journal of electro-ceramics. Reviewer of  ICCE-13,14,15,16,17. Chairman Reviewer of Micro&nano letter Reviewer of Europe Chemical-Engineering conference.

Amarchand Sathyapalan
Assistant Professor
Department of Metallurgical Engineering
University of Utah


Amarchand Sathyapalan is currently working as a Research Assistant Professor at Metallurgical Engineering Department, University of Utah. His major research areas are the design and synthesis of new molecules for extraction, separation, selective electrodes, catalysis and sensors. Other interesting projects are Green energy efficient nano size titanium production and recovery of reagents, new catalysts for biodiesel separations, chemical degradation of natural materials for energy, new organic molecules for photovoltaics, new sensor materials for ketone body detection, hydrometallurgy, metal leaching etc.

Researches :

  • Design and synthesis of new molecules for extraction, separation, selective electrodes, catalysis and sensors, Green energy efficient nano size titanium production and recovery of reagents, new catalysts for biodiesel separations, chemical degradation of natural materials for energy, new organic molecules for photovoltaics, new sensor materials for ketone body detection, hydrometallurgy, metal leaching.
Dr Simona Raneri
c researcher
Department of Earth Science
University of Pisa,


Dr. Simona Raneri is a Conservator Scientist for Cultural Heritage and Geologist; she has got her Ph.D. in Earth Science cum laude at the Dept. of Bio., Geo. and Env. Science of the University of Catania in 2016 (Italy) with a project devoted to (i) inspect the surface texture and sub-surface structure changes due to degradation processes in natural building stones employed in Cultural Heritages and (ii) investigate the efficiency of innovative nano-structured products for stone protection and conservation. In detail, a theoretical and empirical approach based on innovative and non-destructive methods has been applied in order to: highlight the potential of classical and innovative complementary methods in quantifying the structural changes in porous materials due to degradation processes and conservative treatments, explain how they help to facilitate the understanding of stone weathering and validate the use of geometrical models in describing complex pore systems. During her graduate training, part of her research was presented in several international conferences and published in specialized journals. She was fortunate enough to perform several training periods and experimental sessions at Italian and foreign Research Institutes, deepening her knowledge in the use of novel analytical techniques such as NMR, SANS, X-ray and neutron imaging. In these frameworks, she also acquired skills and expertise in the acquisition and processing data as well as in the statistical treatment of several datasets in order to compare and merge results getting from different analytical methods. Beside the main research topic focused on natural stones, the competences acquired in the application of both classical and innovative and non-invasive methods allowed supporting several scientific research projects promoted by several research groups, mainly focused on archaeometry. She widely collaborated with other research groups, specialized in several scientific disciplines (i.e., Geology, Archaeology, Material Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, etc.). She delivered numerous research papers (32 article in peer reviewed journals) and conference presentations (about 40), ensuring the dissemination of the results of her researches. She is really open-minded and keen to incorporate findings from different methods into research; she is a very active researcher, not afraid of huge workloads and mastering new research areas.


Researches :

  • Thin section analysis (OM); Scanning electron microscopy (SEM-EDS); X-ray diffraction (XRD); X-ray fluorescence (XRF; laboratory and portable apparatus); ICP-MS and LA-ICP-MS; Raman spectroscopy (laboratory and portable apparatus); FT-IR Spectroscopy; Mercury Intrusion Porosimetry (MIP); nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and portable NMR; X-ray computed tomography (µ-CT); neutron radiography and tomography; small angle neutron scattering (SANS); 3D surface digital microscope.
Dr Zuhailawati Hussain
Materials and Mineral Resources Engineering
Universiti Sains Malaysia USM


Dr. Zuhailawati Hussain is a professor in Materials Engineering Programme specialized in metallurgy and the dean ofSchool of Materials and Mineral Resources Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). She completed B.Eng in Materials Engineering (1997), MSc (1998) and PhD (2004) in Materials Engineering (Metallurgy) from USM. Her research on new alloys and nano composite materials, modification of microstructure of light weight alloys and advanced welding techniques including spot, friction stir and laser welding are published in more than 100 scientific articles in international and local journals, 4 book chapters and 2 books with 3 intellectual property rights registered locally and internationally. Because of her achievement in research on metallurgy, she is being appointed as a technical expert by MOSTI, Chilean Government Commission for Scientific and Technological Development and the Qatar National Priorities Research Program for grant assessor. She also contributes as editorial boards including for International Journal of the Institute of Materials Malaysia, ASEAN Engineering Journal and International Journal of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering. She provide consultation to industries and government agencies for future direction of advanced metallurgy research related to the manufacturing of new metals and their process technology. She is a scientific advisor for Coraza Systems Malaysia Sdn Bhd, a sheet metal industry located in Penang advising them improving product marketability in Europe. Dr. Zuhailawati also dedicates herself as treasurers in Transkrian Hope Association Malaysia (TRAM) with aspire to improve educational and economic quality of the poor people as motivated by the National agenda, Wawasan 2020.


Researches :

  • New alloys and nano composite materials, modification of micro structure of light weight alloys and advanced welding techniques including spot, friction stir and laser welding
Prof Fabrizio Quadrini
Associate professor
Department of Industrial Engineering
The University of Rome Tor Vergata


Prof. Fabrizio Quadrini (m), PhD, is associate professor in Manufacturing Technologies in the Department of Industrial Engineering of the University of Rome Tor Vergata. During his career, he collaborated with several industrial partners to design and optimize new processes and products. He has been S&T manager of a project which has been founded by the European Comunity: the name of the project is SMART (Sustainable Moulding of Articles from Recycled Tyres). Currently he has a similar role in the European Project Green Pack (Fully recyclable 100% PET package for food contact with O2 barrier, improved transparency and low CO2 footprint) and is Coordinator of the research unit of his University in the H2020 project SMARTFAN (Smart by Design and Intelligent by Architecture for turbine blade fan and structural components systems). He is author of over 150 manuscripts accepted in international journals and conferences. One of his works has been selected for an experiment on the International Space Station during the last mission of the Space Shuttle Endeavour and was repeated in a Mission of Soyouz (BION-M1). He is member of ASME/MED Manufacturing Processes Technical Committee (MPTC). His main scientific interests deal with laser processing of metals and plastics, forming and machining of metals, composite materials, manufacturing processes, additive manufacturing, smart and shape memory materials, technologies for recycling.

Researches :

  • laser processing of metals and plastics, forming and machining of metals, composite materials, manufacturing processes, additive manufacturing, smart and shape memory materials, technologies for recycling.
Samuel Frimpong
Professor and Chair Department
Department of Mining and Nuclear Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology


Frimpong is Professor and Robert Quenon Endowed Chair of Mining and Nuclear Engineering and the Director of the Heavy Mining Machinery Laboratory at Missouri S&T. He holds PhD (1992) from University of Alberta, MS (1988) from University of Zambia, and Postgraduate Diploma (1986) and BS (1985) from Ghana University of Science and Technology. Frimpong has over 25 years of experience in research, education, consulting, and industry practice. He previously worked as Professor and Associate Professor (University of Alberta), Assistant Professor.He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Canada, and a member of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, American Society of Civil Engineers, and the Society for Modeling and Simulation International.

Researches :

  • Shovel Crawler Dynamics and Fatigue in Oil Sands Formation Excavation Discrete Element Modeling of Formation Failure in Dragline Excavation Discrete Element Modeling of Formation Failure in Shovel Excavation Monitoring of Stress, Fatigue and Crack Propagation in Shovel Excavation Mechanics of HISLO Impulse Force Dynamics Reduction China’s Rare Earth Elements Development Strategy for the Global Economy
Chintalapalle V Ramana
Professor, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Director
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas


Dr. Ramana is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). Dr. Ramana's research expertise is towards developing and/or engineering advanced structural materials for application in energy production, storage and conversion, utilization, and management. Dr. Ramana's extensive contributions are towards a deeper understanding of the multifunctional materials' physical/chemical/electronic behavior, manufacturing and associated mechanics at the reduced (micro/nano) dimensionality. Materials/device fabrication, characterization and performance evaluation plays a significant role in his research. His research also focuses on the thin-films/surfaces/interfaces growth and plasma-based advanced manufacturing of next-generation advanced materials, which will have direct applications in power generation system, batteries, fuel cells, and photovoltaics. He has been involved with various research projects related to nanomaterials, ceramic coatings, and surface/interface engineering of advanced materials. He has successfully managed several research grants and projects. Ongoing research related to nanomaterials, ceramic coatings, surface engineering, hydrogen turbines, and sensors for coal-gasification is funded by the Department of Energy (DOE), National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), National Science Foundation (NSF), Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and several industries.

Abdessattar Abdelkefi
Associate Professor of Mechanical Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical Aerospace Engineering
New Mexico State University


Dr. Abdelkefi earned his Ph.D. in Engineering Mechanics from the Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics at Virginia Tech in 2012 and a Master of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from Tunisia Polytechnic School in 2009. His research interests are in the fields of nonlinear dynamics, aeroelasticity, energy harvesting, perturbation techniques, experimental identification, reduced-order modeling, vibration and control, and fluid-structure interactions. He is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics at Virginia Tech.

Marta I Litter
Senior Researcher
National Research Council CONICET and University of General San Martn


Litter is Doctor in Chemistry from the Buenos Aires University, Argentina (1974) with Postdoctoral stage at the University of Arizona, USA (1983). She is Senior Researcher of the National Research Council (CONICET) and Full Professor at the University of General San Martín, Argentina. She was Principal Researcher and Head of the Environmental Chemistry Remediation Division at the National Atomic Commission. Main research interests: treatment of organic and inorganic contaminants in water and air by innovative advanced technologies, especially heterogeneous photocatalysis and use of iron nanomaterials. She authored more than 250 scientific publications in international journals, books and chapters of books. She received the Mercosur Prize twice in 2006 and 2011. She was President of the Organizing Committee of the 5th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2014. She was designated pioneer on photocatalysis in Argentina (2016). She received the Eduardo Charreau Prize 2021 Edition

Associate Professor
Nanotechnology Catalysis Research Centre
University of Malaya


Dr. Lai [PhD, BEng(Hons) | PEng, PTech, CEng (UK), MIEM, MIMechE (UK)] is currently an associate professor in Nanotechnology & Catalysis Research Centre, University of Malaya. Lai’s main research interests are in the areas of chemically modified metal oxide photocatalysts, functionalized nanomaterials/ nanocomposite and carbon graphene materials, especially apply in environmental pollution management and solar energy technology. As a scholar and an indication of the global impact of research work, Lai’s works have been published in more than 220 refereed international top-tier journals with Scopus h-index of 34, 75 book chapters, and 100 international proceedings in materials science, physics, chemistry, and renewable energy researches. In all, Lai has reviewed more than 850 papers in the past few years, mainly for top international journals / conferences and now serving as associate editors, guest editors, topic editors and editorial board members for several prestigious international journals. Lai served as section editor for a book entitled “Encyclopedia of Energy Storage: Capacitors/ Supercapacitors 2022” (Elsevier ISBN: 978-0-12-819730-1) and “Encyclopedia of Green Materials: Green Materials for Additive Manufacturing” (Springer ISBN: 978-981-16-4921-9). Lai’s research has been funded by the Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia, MOHE (FRGS, HIR-MOHE); Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Malaysia, MOSTI (E-Science fund, National Nanotechnology Development), internal University funding (University of Malaya Research Grant, Impact-Oriented Interdisciplinary Research Grant as well as University Malaya Research Fund Assistance), international funding and industry grants (consultation services). Meanwhile, Lai is appointed as university, national and international peer evaluation panel for Impact-Oriented Interdisciplinary Research Grant Programme (IIRG), Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Trans-disciplinary Research Grant Scheme (TRGS), Eurostars 3 (ESTARS3)- a joint program between the EUREKA network and the European Commission, Innovation Fund Denmark Applications & Qatar National Research Fund since 2020. Being a reputable researcher, his enthusiasm and dedication towards research work, Lai has won numerous special awards or medal winners in International exposition on research innovation, invention & solution. Through his work nanomaterials and catalysis field, Lai was awarded as JCI TOYM - Ten Outstanding Young Malaysians 2021 (Academic Leadership and Accomplishment), National Young Scientist Award 2019 by The Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC), MASS Young Researcher Award 2018 by Malaysian Solid State Science & Technology Society (MASS), a finalist of National Young Scientist Award 2018 by Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Malaysia (MOSTI) and University of Malaya Excellence Awards 2015 in the category of outstanding researcher - UM Young Researcher (Sciences Discipline). Lai’s scholastic achievement and thought leadership are recognized locally and internationally. He has been appointed as the "Adjunct Research Advisor" for Shoolini University, India and "Foreign Expert/Professional" for Shanghai JiaoTong University, China since 2022. Lai is honoured to be listed among the top two percent scientists in a global list since 2020 till up to date (2022) compiled by the prestigious Stanford University from the United States (US) and awarded as Top Peer Reviewer in Cross-Field & Materials Science powered by Publons (Top 1% of Reviewers) since 2019. On professional qualifications, Lai successfully registered as a Professional Engineer (PEng) in Material Engineering discipline with the Board of Engineers (BEM) and registered as a Chartered Engineer (CEng) with the Engineering Council, UK as well as registered as a Professional Technologist (PTech) in Nanotechnology discipline with the Malaysia Board of Technologists (MBOT). Meanwhile, Lai is an active member in The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM, MAL), Energy Institute (EI, UK), Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE, UK) and Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC, UK). He is recognised as among the calibre and outstanding young scientists in the country who have the potential of advancing the scientific ecosystem in Malaysia.

V Kaukauskas
Professor at the Faculty of Physics
Vilnius University


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. 

Ramesh Agarwal
The William Palm Professor of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Materials Science
Washington University


Prior to joining the faculty at Washington University in 2001, Professor Agarwal was the Chair of the Aerospace Engineering Department at Wichita State University from 1994 to 1996 and the Executive Director of National Institute for Aviation Research from 1996 to 2001. From 1994 to 2001, he was also the Bloomfield Distinguished Professor at Wichita State University.

From 1978 to 1994, Professor Agarwal worked in various scientific and managerial positions at McDonnell Douglas Research Laboratories in St. Louis. He became the Program Director and McDonnell Douglas Fellow in 1990. From 1976 to 1978, Professor Agarwal worked as a NRC Research Associate at NASA Ames Research Center and as a Principal Research Engineer at Rao and Associates in Palo Alto, California from 1975 to 1976.

Over a period of 45 years, Professor Agarwal has worked in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Computational Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) and Electromagnetics, Computational Aeroacoustics, Multidisciplinary Design and Optimization, Rarefied Gas Dynamics and Hypersonic Flows, Bio-Fluid Dynamics, and Flow and Flight Control. More recently, he has devoted some of his efforts in nanotechnology and renewable energy systems - in particular wind, solar and biomass. He is the author and coauthor of over 600 publications and serves on the editorial board of more than 20 journals. He has given many plenary, keynote and invited lectures at various national and international conferences in over 60 countries worldwide. Professor Agarwal continues to serve on many professional, government, and industrial advisory committees.

Professor Agarwal is a Fellow of 23 societies including: American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), American Physical Society (APS), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), American Academy of Mechanics (AAM), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics (CSAA), Institute of Pysics (IOP), UK, Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), Energy Institute (EI), Australian Institute of High Energetic Materials, American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), Academy of Science of St. Louis, Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), etc. and World Innovation Foundation (WIF). He has received many honors and awards for his research contributions including the ASME Fluids Engineering Award (2001), ASME Charles Russ Richards Memorial Award (2006), Royal Aeronautical Society Gold Award (2007), AIAA Aerodynamics Award (2008), AIAA/SAE 2009 William Littlewood Lecture Award (2009), James B. Eads Award of Academy of Science of St. Louis (2009), ASEE/AIAA John Leland Atwood Award (2009), SAE Clarence Kelly Johnson Award (2009), SAE Franklin W. Kolk Award (2009), AIAA Lindbergh Award (2010), SAE Aerospace Engineering Leadership Award (2013), SAE Excellence in Engineering Education Award, SAE International Medal of Honor (2015) and AIAA Reed Aeronautics Award (2015) among many others.

Oleg Figovsky
Director RD of INRC Polymate Israel
International Science and Technology Conference Institute


Prof. Oleg L. Figovsky is the founder, Director R&D of INRC “Polymate” (Israel), where he is carrying now research works in nanostructured corrosion resistant composite materials and protective coatings based on polymer and silicate matrix. In 1982 he elaborated the first nanostructured anticorrosion composite materials based LG-matrix, where nanoparticles are forming during technological process by hydrolysis of TFS. Last his elaborations are nanostructured nonisocyanate polyurethanes, nanocellulose and producing membranes by the SDP-method. Novel nanotechnologies invented by Prof. Figovsky were a base for establishing a few of industrial production in USA, Canada, China, Mexico, Russia and Israel. He is also the President of IAI (Israel), member of European Academy of Sciences and Russian Academies of Sciences (REA & RAACS), the chairman of the UNESCO chair “Green Chemistry”. Prof. Figovsky is also Director R&D of US company “NanoTech Industries, Inc.”. Prof. Oleg L. Figovsky has received the Gold Angel Prize (2016); NASA Nanotech Briefs®’ Nano 50™ Award (2007) and US Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award (2015). He has more than 500 patents in Corrosion & Materials Sciences. He is author of more than 20 book, last of them: "Advanced Polymer Concretes and Compounds" (2014) and "Nanomaterials based on Soluble Silicates"(2014)

Computational Materials Science, AI Design
Sungkyunkwan University

Alex Kalamkarov

Abdessattar Abdelkefi
Associate Professor

Yong Zhang

Researches :

  • beyond lithium-ion” batteries, and next-generation molten salt nuclear reactors.
Ching-Ting Lee
Visiting Chair Professor
Department of Photonics

Makoto Ogawa
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
School of Energy Science and Engineering ESE

Dermot Brabazon
Primary Department
School of Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering


Dermot Brabazon holds a Full Professorship of Materials Science and Engineering in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Dublin City University (DCU). He received his BEng (Mechanical Engineering) and PhD (Materials Science) from University College Dublin. From 1995 to 2000 he worked with Materials Ireland, a state materials science research centre.  He was appointed as a Lecturer in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at Dublin City University at the start of 2000, promoted to Senior Lecturer and Deputy Head of School in 2007, to Associate Dean for Research in 2009, and to Professor in 2014. Dermot was conferred with the President’s Award for Research in 2009, Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineering in 2015, received Invent Commercialization awards in 2015 and 2017, and the AMPT Gold Medal for Contributions to Materials Processing Research and Education in 2018. He is currently Director for the Advanced Processing Technology Research Centre at DCU; co-founder and Deputy Director for the I-Form Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, and is Director (RoI) of the Advanced Metallic Systems Centre for Doctoral Training. His teaching and research activities are focused in the areas of materials and processing technologies with a particular emphasis on the development of advanced technologies to enable improved advanced materials science and  engineering knowledge to enable improved product and production,  capability and quality, for the benefit of companies and the broader society.

Farida Selim
Assistant Professor
Physics and Astronomy Department

Ibrahim M El-Sherbiny
Director of Nanoscience Program, Director of the Center for Materials Science
Professor of Nanomaterials Nanomedicine
University of Science and Technology

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