Applied Sciences — Journal Editorial Boards

Editors

Prof. Dr. Takayoshi Kobayashi
Editor-in-Chief
Advanced Ultrafast Laser Research Center, The University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1, Chofugaoka, Chofu, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan
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Interests: ultrafast and nonlinear optical processes; quantum optics; quantum photobiology
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Prof. Dr. Andrea Prati
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Engineering and Architecture, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 181/A, Parma I-43124, Italy
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Interests: Computer vision, image processing, multimedia systems, mobile programming, pattern recognition, machine learning
Prof. Dr. Frede Blaabjerg * Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg 9220, Denmark
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Interests: power electronics and its applications in motor drives; wind turbines; PV systems; harmonics; reliability of power electronic systems
* Section EiC of Energy
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Prof. Dr. Dimitrios G. Aggelis *
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Mechanics of Materials and Constructions, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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Interests: structural health monitoring (shm); non-destructive evaluation (nde); acoustic emission (ae); ultrasonic testing (ut); scattering; dispersion; attenuation; material evaluation; concrete
* Section EiC of Acoustics
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Prof. Dr. Philippe Lambin *
Section Editor-in-Chief
Physics Department, University of Namur, Rue de Bruxelles 61, B-5000 Namur, Belgium
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Interests: theoretical solid-state physics; nanosciences; structural; mechanical and electronic properties of carbon nanomaterials
* Section EiC of Nanotechnology and Applied Nanosciences
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Prof. Dr. Totaro Imasaka *
Section Editor-in-Chief
Division of International Strategy, Center of Future Chemistry, Kyushu University, 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
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Interests: analytical chemistry; analytical instrumentation; analytical science; trace analysis; lasers; non-linear optics; spectrometry
* Section EiC of Optics and Lasers
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Prof. Dr. Samuel B. Adeloju *
Section Editor-in-Chief
School of Chemistry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
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Interests: nanobiosensors; nanomaterials; conducting polymers; electroanalytical chemistry; environmental chemistry; microbial fuel cells
* Section EiC of Chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Peter Van Puyvelde *
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Chemical Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Celestijnenlaan 200f-box 2424, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
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Interests: applied materials; rheology; polymer processing; additive manufacturing
* Section EiC of Materials
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Prof. Dr. Filippo Berto *
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
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Interests: fatigue of advanced and traditional materials; fracture mechanics; solid mechanics; structural integrity; additive materials
* Section EiC of Mechanical Engineering
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Dr. Tomislav Dragicevic
Associate Editor
The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Department of Energy Technology Power Electronic Systems, Aalborg University, Aalborg 9220, Denmark
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Interests: Micro Grids, Marine Technology, Renewable Integration, Energy Storage, Distributed Control
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Editorial Board

Dr. Raed Abu-Reziq
Institute of Chemistry and Casali Center of Applied Chemistry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Edmond J. Safra Campus, Givat Ram, 91904 Jerusalem, Israel
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Interests: nanochemistry; sol-gel chemistry; organometallic chemistry; catalysis; green chemistry; micro- and nanoencapsulation
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Magnetic Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Properties and Applications
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Bridging Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis
Prof. Dr. Sondipon Adhikari
College of Engineering, Swansea University, Bay Campus, Swansea, SA1 8EN, UK
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Interests: Uncertainty quantification in computational mechanics Mechanics of nanotubes, graphene and 2D materials, mechanical metamaterials, Dynamics of complex systems, Inverse problems for linear and nonlinear dynamics (damage detection, system identification, nano-mechanical sensors), vibration of wind turbines, vibration energy harvesting
Dr. Bettina Albrecht
Tüllinger Strasse 48 B, 79541 Lörrach, Germany
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Interests: chemical sensors; nanobiosensors; DNA and protein immobilization techniques; development of rapid detection systems for environmental monitoring; development of rapid detection systems for early monitoring of mold in food and feed rapid detection systems for food allergens; fish-species identification
Prof. Dr. Andy Alderson
Materials and Engineering Research Institute, Faculty of ACES, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield S1 1WB, UK
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Interests: auxetic materials; negative Poisson's ratio materials; smart materials; mechanical properties; polymers; composites; cellular solids
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Special Issue in Materials: Auxetic Materials 2017
Prof. Dr. Faris Ali
School of the Built Environment, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Newrownabbey BT37 0QB, UK
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Interests: fire; steel; concrete; thin walled structures; finite element method
Prof. Dr. Francesc Alías
GTM—Grup de recerca en Tecnologies Mèdia, La Salle—Universitat Ramon Llull, Quatre Camins, 30, 08022 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: Audio and Speech processing, Speech Synthesis, Environmental acoustics, Real-time Signal Processing, Numerical Voice Simulation, Human-Computer Interaction
Dr. Rafael Pous Andrés
Department of Information and Communication Technologies, Ubiquitous Computing Applications Lab (UbiCALab), Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona 08002, Spain
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Interests: Ubiquitous Computing, Internet of Things, RFID, antenna design, fractal antennas, electromagnetic simulation
Prof. Dr. David L. Andrews
School of Chemistry, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
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Interests: Quantum Optics, Nonlinear Optics, Photophysics, Structured Light, Optical Polarization, Chirality, Optical Forces, Resonance Energy Transfer, Quantum Electrodynamics, Multiphoton Processes
Prof. Dr. Jerome Antoni
Laboratoire Vibrations Acoustique, University of Lyon, 25bis av. Capelle, 69621 Villeurbanne, France
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Interests: Health monitoring; (Operational) modal analysis; Source identification; Acoustic imaging; Inverse problems; Signal processing; Machine learning
Prof. Dr. Takao Aoyagi
Department of Materials and Applied Chemistry, Nihon University, 1-8-14, Kanda-Surugadai, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8308, Japan
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Interests: Biomaterials, Smart Polymers, Biodegradable Polymers, Shape Memory Materials, Self-Healing Materials, Nanoparticles, Drug Delivery
Prof. Dr. Miguel Yus Astiz
Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Institute of Organic Synthesis (ISO), University of Alicante, Apdo.99, 03080 Alicante, Spain
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Interests: organic synthesis; asymmetric catalysis; active metals; enantioselective reactions
Prof. Dr. Hasan Ayaz
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
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Interests: Neuroergonomics; Functional Neuroimaging; Biomedical Signal Processing; Neuroengineering; Functional Near Infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS); EEG; Brain Computer Interfaces (BCI)
Prof. Dr. Renaud Bachelot
Laboratory of Nanotechnology, Instrumentation and Optics (LNIO), University of Technology of Troyes, 12 Rue Marie Curie, 10300 Troyes, France
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Interests: nanospectroscopy; molecular plasmonics and nanophotochemistry; nano-photonics; nano-biophotonics; nanomanufacturing
Prof. Dr. Costas Balas
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Chania 73100, Greece
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Interests: hyper-multi-spectral imaging; chemical imaging; optical spectroscopy; mid-IR imaging spectroscopy; biophotonics; biomedical optical imaging; dynamic contrast enhanced bio-imaging; fluorescence microscopy; optical diagnosis of neoplasia; in silico modeling of bio-optical processes; biomedical device instrumentation; imaging systems and methods for nondestructive analysis
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Hyper- and Multi-Spectral Imaging
Prof. Dr. Andrew D. Ball
Department of Computing and Engineering, The University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, UK
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Interests: detection and diagnosis of faults in mechanical; electrical and electro-hydraulic machines; data analysis and signal processing
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Special Issue in Machines: Machinery Diagnostics and Prognostics
Prof. Dr. Luis Bañares
Centre for Ultrafast Lasers, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), 28040 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: reaction dynamics; quantum control; ultrafast lasers; ion imaging
Prof. Amit Bandyopadhyay, Ph.D.
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-2920, USA
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Interests: additive manufacturing; biomaterials; laser processing; biotribology
Prof. Dr. Allen M. Barnett
AmberWave, Inc., 45 Northwestern Drive Salem, NH 03079, United States
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Interests: creating innovative concepts for sustainable electricity generation based on rigorous, quantitative, and predictive models. Specific work includes the design, fabrication, and analysis of high-efficiency solar cells, modules, and systems; new high efficiency solar cell modules; thin crystalline silicon (20+%) and tandem solar cells on silicon (30+%)
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Next Generation Photovoltaic Solar Cells
Prof. Paulo Bártolo
School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
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Interests: additive manufacturing; biomanufacturing; biomaterials; tissue engineering
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Special Issue in Materials: Electro-Active Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering
Dr. Wilhelm Becker
Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short-Pulse Spectroscopy, Max-Born-Straße 2a, Berlin 12489, Germany
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Interests: atoms in intense fields, multiphoton processes, quantum optics, free-electron lasers, quantum electrodynamics in intense laser fields
Prof. Dr. Steve Beeby
Electronics and Electrical Engineering Group, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
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Interests: energy harvesting, smart fabrics, MEMS, sensor systems and smart materials
Prof. Dr. Jose J. Benedito
Group of Analysis and Simulation of Agrofood Processes, Food Technology Department (3F), Universitat Politècnica de València, Camino de Vera s/n, Valencia 46022, Spain
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Interests: Food processing, ultrasound, supercritical fluids, non-destructive testing, food modelling
Prof. Dr. Philippe Bergonzo
Bergonzo CEA (The French Atomic Energy Commission), LIST Institute, University Paris-Saclay, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
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Interests: Elecronic materials, Sensors, Carbon and related materials and devices, Diamond
Prof. Dr. Bharat Bhushan
Nanoprobe Laboratory for Bio- & Nanotechnology and Biomimetics (NLB2), Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210-1142, USA
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Interests: nanotechnology; bio/nanotechnology, biomimetics, bioinspired surfaces, nanotribology; AFM-based data recording; beauty care; aging in Li-ion batteries
Dr. Giorgio Biasiol
AMD - Advanced Material and Devices group, CNR-IOM, TASC Laboratory Laboratory, S.S. 14, Km 163.5 in Area Science Park, 34149 Basovizza (Trieste), Italy
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Interests: compound semiconductor thin films and nanostructures; crystal growth and epitaxy; kinetics of epitaxial growth; photoemission spectroscopy and microscopy; coherent transport
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Special Issue in Materials: Epitaxial Materials
Prof. Dr. Christopher W. Bielawski
lsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Departments of Chemistry and Energy Engineering, UNIST-gil 50, Ulju-gun, Ulsan 44919, Korea
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Interests: macromolecular and polymer chemistry; carbon and carbon-based materials; catalysis; polymeric composites; electrochemistry; photochemistry​
Prof. Dr. Elza Bontempi
INSTM and Chemistry for Technologies Laboratory, University of Brescia, via Branze 38 - 25123 Brescia, Italy
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Interests: heavy metals, fly ash, waste stabilization, eco-materials
Prof. Dr. Nicola Bosso
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, 10129 Torino, Italy
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Interests: railway vehicles (design and simulation); wheel/rail contact; railway dynamics; vehicle monitoring and diagnostics; heavy vehicles; multibody codes; machine design; experimental mechanics
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Fault Detection and Diagnosis in Mechatronics Systems
Prof. Dr. Ayache Bouakaz
Inserm Imaging and Brain UMR U930, Université Francois Rabelais (UFR) Médecine, Boulevard Tonnellé, 37032 Tours Cedex 1, France
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Interests: ultrasound imaging; ultrasound therapy; transducers; ultrasound propagation
Prof. Dr. Christos Bouras
Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics, University of Patras, Patras 265 04, Greece
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Interests: analysis of performance of networking and computer systems, computer networks and protocols, mobile and wireless communications
Dr. Agustín Bueno-López
Inorganic Chemistry Department, University of Alicante, Ap. 99, E03080, Alicante, Spain
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Interests: materials science; catalysis; gas pollution control; deNOx; deSoot; deN2O; zeolytes; mixed oxides; monoliths
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Ceria-based Catalysts
Prof. Clemens Burda
Department of Chemistry, and Macromolecular Science & Engineering, College of Arts and Science, Case Western Reserve University, Millis Science Center, Office 223 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
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Interests: ultrafast laser spectroscopy, photoscience, nanoscience, materials science, bio- and energy applications, photomedicine
Prof. Dr. Luisa F. Cabeza
GREA Innovació Concurrent, Universitat de Lleida, Pere de Cabrera s/n, 25001 Lleida, Spain
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Interests: thermal energy storage; energy efficiency; solar energy; buildings; industry
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Special Issue in Materials: Development and Characterisation of Encapsulated PCM: Nano-, Micro-, and Macro-Encapsulation
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Phase Change Material (PCM) 2017
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Materials for Thermal Energy Storage
Prof. Dr. Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon, Campus de Caparica, 2829-516 Monte Caparica, Portugal
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Interests: Collaborative Networks; Virtual Enterprises; Virtual Organizations; Intelligent Manufacturing; Multi-Agent Systems
Prof. Dr. Juan-Carlos Cano
Department of Computer Engineering, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Camino de vera S/N Valencia, Spain
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Interests: Mobile adhoc networks, Vehicular networks, an Mobile Communication
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Special Issue in Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks: Connected Vehicles
Special Issue in Sensors: Enabling the Move from Wireless Sensor Networks to Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Carlotti
Condensed Matter Physics, Università degli Studi di Perugia, 06123 Perugia PG, Italy
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Interests: condensed matter physics; brillouin light scattering
Prof. Dr. Andrea Carpinteri
Department of Engineering and Architecture, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze, 181/A, 43124 Parma, Italy
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Interests: theoretical and numerical modelling of materials and structures; fracture mechanics for building materials; fatigue
Prof. Dr. Carlo S. Casari
Associate Professor of Physics of Matter, Department of Energy, Politecnico di Milano, via Ponzio 34/3, 20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: nanostructured material growth; carbon nanostructures; structure, vibrational and electronic properties; nanostructured oxides for energy applications
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Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Transparent Conducting Materials
Prof. Dr. Louis Cattafesta
Department of Mechanical Engineering, FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
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Interests: aeroacoustics; experimental acoustics; measurement techniques
Dr. Chiara Cavaliere
Department of Chemistry, SAPIENZA Università di Roma, P.le A. Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Interests: Analytical chemistry; Liquid chromatography - mass spectrometry; Trace analysis; Extraction methods; Contaminant determination in food and environmental matrices; Characterization of natural products in plant matrices
Prof. Giulio Cerullo
Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: nonlinear optics, ultrafast optics, ultrafast spectroscopy, photochemistry, photobiology
Prof. Dr. Mohammed Chadli
HDR, University of Picardie-Jules-Verne, Amiens 80025, France
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Interests: fuzzy control; fault diagnosis; fault tolerant control; vehicle dynamics
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Special Issue in Sensors: Sensors for Fault Detection
Prof. Dr. Ioannis Chatzigiannakis
Department of Computer, Control, and Management Engineering Antonio Ruberti, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome 00185, Italy
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Interests: Internet of Things; pervasive systems; distributed computing; algorithmic engineering
Dr. Mohamed M. Chehimi
Institut de Chimie et des Matériaux Paris-Est (ICMPE), CNRS, 2-8 rue Henri Dunant, 94320 Thiais, France
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Interests: surface chemical modification; polymer grafts; polymer composites; sensors; adsorbents; surface analysis; XPS
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Special Issue in Polymers: Biomimicry through Molecular Imprinting: From Polymer Design to Devices
Prof. Dr. Daniel X.B. Chen
Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N5A9, Canada
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Interests: biofabrication; tissue engineering scaffolds; mechanical properties; 3D printing
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Special Issue in Journal of Functional Biomaterials: Mechanical Properties of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Biomaterials and Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering Applications and Cancer Therapies
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Biomaterials and Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering Applications and Cancer Therapies 2018
Prof. Aicheng Chen
Electrochemical Technology Centre, Department of Chemistry, University of Guelph, 50 Stone Rd E, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1, Canada
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Interests: electrochemistry; green chemistry; materials science; nanomaterials; nanoscience
Prof. Xiaobo Chen
Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Missouri - Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
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Interests: Nanomaterials, photocatalysis, water splitting, CO2 reduction, hydrogen production, rechargeable batteries, superhydrophobic/hydrophilic surface, microwave absorption, environmental pollutant removal
Dr. Luca Chiaraviglio
Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale del Politecnico, 00133 Rome, Italy
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Interests: 5G networks; Internet for rural and low-income areas; sustainable cloud data centers; optimization techniques
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Special Issue in Sensors: Green Communications and Networking for IoT
Prof. Dr. Alessandro Chiolerio
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Center for Sustainable Future Technologies, Torino, Italy
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Interests: liquid robotics; colloidal energy harvesting; nanocomposites; electromagnetic properties of condensed matter; printed electronics; resistive switching devices; silver nanoparticles; ferrofluids
Prof. Hyung Hee Cho
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, 120-749, Korea
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Interests: heat transfer in nanostructure materials; Boiling heat transfer on micro-nano structures; Heat transfer in high temperature gas turbine; Thermal design of electronic device; Thermal design of CCS (Carbon Capture Sequestration) using fluidization
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Special Issue in Inventions: Heat Transfer and Its Innovative Applications
Prof. Dr. Byoung-Kwan Cho
Nondestructive Bio-Sensing Laboratory, Department of Biosystems Machinery Engineering, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, 34134, Korea
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Interests: hyperspectral imaging; spectral analysis; chemometrics; nondestructive sensing
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Application of Hyperspectral Imaging for Nondestructive Measurement
Prof. Dr. In Sun Cho
Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
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Interests: nanomaterials for energy and catalysis; anisotropic properties of nanomaterials; artificial photosynthesis; solar cells
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yosoon Choi
Department of Energy Resources Engineering, Pukyong National University, Busan 608-737, South Korea
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Interests: mine planning and design; open pit mining operation; mine safety; Geographic Information Systems; 3D geo-modeling and geostatistics; hydrological analysis; energy analysis and simulation; design of solar energy conversion systems; renewable energy systems
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Solar Power System Planning & Design: Resource Assessment, Site Evaluation, System Design, Production Forecasting and Feasibility Studies
Prof. Dr. Kwang-Ho Choo
Kyungpook National University, Department of Environmental Engineering, Daegu 702-701, Korea
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Interests: membrane bioreactor; electrocatalysis; photocatalysis; metal oxide; quorum quenching
Prof. Dr. Alexander Chroneos
Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, United Kingdom
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Interests: atomistic modelling; solid oxide fuel cells; semiconductors; Lithium batteries; nuclear materials
Prof. Dr. George Chryssolouris
Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems and Automation (LMS), Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics, University of Patras, Patras 26504, Greece
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Interests: Manufacturing, design, systems, engineering
Prof. Dr. Nicola Cioffi
Chemistry Department, University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, 4 via Orabona, 70126, Bari, Italy
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Interests: Surface science, Nanoantimicrobials, (nano)Catalysts, Chem- & Bio-sensors; Spectroscopy for chemical analysis
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Special Issue in Molecules: Nano-catalysts and Nano-technologies for Green Organic Synthesis
Special Issue in Molecules: Metal Nanocatalysts in Green Synthesis and Energy Applications
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials for Mass Spectrometry Applications
Prof. Dr. Francesco Colangelo
Department of Engineering, University of Naples Parthenope, Naples, Italy
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Interests: ferrous metals; durability of iron; metallic waste recycling; innovative materials for civil applications; metallic fibers; 3D printing; FRP; FRC; SCC; geopolymer; sustainability of construction materials; the application of Life Cycle Assessment methodology to different processes for preparation of innovative building material; sustainability of construction
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Special Issue in Materials: Recycled Materials, Eco-design and 3D Printing
Prof. John Costello
School of Physical Sciences, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
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Interests: intense laser matter interaction; photoionization processes; XUV and X-ray Free Electron Laser (FEL)
Dr. Efrem Curcio
Department of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, University of Calabria, via P. Bucci CUBO 45A, 87036 Rende, Cosenza, Italy
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Interests: Membrane systems for desalination, Membrane Distillation, Reverse Electrodialysis, Salinity Gradient Power, Membrane Contactors, Membrane Bioreactors
Prof. Dr. Kevin Curran
School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, Ulster University, Northland road, Derry BT48 7JL, UK
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Interests: security; network security; computer networks; RFID; indoor positioning; internet of things; cloud computing; hacking; peer to peer networks wireless
Prof. Antonello Cutolo
Optoelectronics Group, University of Sannio, Via Traiano, 3, 82100 Benevento BN, Italy
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Interests: photonics for industrial applications, photonics for safety and security, optical fibre sensors
Prof. Dr. Giacomo Cuttone
INFN-LNS, Via S. Sofia 62, Catania 95123, Italy
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Interests: application of nuclear and particle physics in health science; environment and sea science; particle detectors; accelerator physics and their application in medicine and biology
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Dattoli
ENEA Centro Ricerche Frascati, Frascati, Italy
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Interests: free electron lasers; optics and photonics; quantum mechanics
Prof. Dr. Costantino De Angelis
Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Piazza del Mercato, 15, 25121 Brescia BS, Italy
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Interests: integrated optics; plasmonics; optical antennas; nonlinear optics; microwaves; energy harvesting; photonics; telecommunications
Prof. Dr. Jorge de Brito
Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georresources, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001 Lisbon, Portugal
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Interests: sustainable construction (recycled aggregates in concrete and mortars); bridge and building management systems; buildings service life (prediction); construction technology; cementitious materials; life cycle analysis
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: New Trends in Recycled Aggregate Concrete
Prof. Dr. Philip De Goey
Combustion Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Den Dolech 2 Eindhoven, Netherlands
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Interests: combustion science; technology and innovation; energy systems; conversion and carriers
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Special Issue in Energies: Advancement in Combustion Sciences and Technology
Prof. Michel De Paepe
Department of Flow, Heat and Combustion Mechanics, Ghent University, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Interests: thermodynamics, heat exchangers, two phase flow, electronics cooling; thermal energy storage, HVAC&R
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Waste Heat Recovery
Prof. Dr. M. Jamal Deen
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Faculty of Engineering, Hamilton, Canada
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Interests: Microelectronics, Nanoelectronics and Opto-electronics
Prof. Dr. Yulin Deng
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Renewable Bioproducts Institute, Georgia Institute of Technology, 500 10th Street N.W., Atlanta, GA 30332-0620, USA
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Interests: Nanomaterial synthesis and self-assembling; biofuel and biomass materials; colloid and interface science and engineering polymer synthesis; papermaking and paper recycling
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Special Issue in Fibers: Current Developments in Cellulose Based Nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Yulong Ding
School of Chemical Engineering, Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
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Interests: thermal energy storage; liquid air energy storage; phase change materials; heat transfer intensification; nanofluids
Prof. Dr. Bahram Djafari-Rouhani
Institut d'Electronique, Microélectronique et Nanotechnologie, Université de Lille, Siences et Technologies, Villeneuve d'Ascq 59652, France
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Interests: phononic crystals; acoustic metamaterials; supelattices; optomechanic crystals; brillouin scattering; acousto-optic interaction; surface and interface waves
Dr. Bernabe Dorronsoro
Computer Science Engineering, Department Engineering School, University of Cadiz, Spain
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Interests: metaheuristics; optimization; multi-objective optimization; mobile ad hoc networks; cloud computing
Prof. Dr. Vladimir P. Drachev
Department of Physics and Advanced Materials Manufacturing Processing Institute, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203, USA
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Interests: optics, nonlinear optics, spectroscopy, plasmonics, nanophotonics, nanofabrication, plasmonic applications in biosensing and metamaterials, microwave photonics
Prof. Dr. Stanislaw M. Dubiel
Faculty of Physics and Applied Computer Science, AGH University of Science and Technology, al. Mickiewicza 30, PL-30-059 Krakow, Poland
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Interests: experimental solid state physics; iron-alloys and compounds; magnetism; electronic structure; spin-density waves; sigma-phase; phase decomposition; iron in living organisms; Moessbauer spectroscopy
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Frank-Kasper Phases
Prof. Dr. Sherif A. El-Safty
Faculty of Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing, University of Sunderland, St Peter's Campus, Sunderland, SR6 0DD, United Kingdom
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Interests: mesoporous; nanoengineering designs; nanoscience; optical sensors, removal, detection, green chemistry; catalysts, nonofilters; chemotherapy
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Special Issue in Chemosensors: Nanosensors
Dr. Nesimi Ertugrul
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
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Interests: power electronicsemerging, magnetic materials in electrical machines, energy storage, renewable energy systems
Prof. Dr. Antonio Facchetti
Northwestern University, Department of Chemistry, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, Illinois 60208-3113, USA
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Interests: plastic electronics; organic photovoltacis; metal oxide/transparent electronics; electro-optic materials and devices; organic materials for multiphotonics; contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
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Special Issue in Materials: Conjugated Polymers 2012
Prof. Dr. Patrick A. Fairclough
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield S1 3JD, UK
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Interests: Composites and Polymers: nanocomposites, stability and durability of polymers, composites with natural fibres; polymer networks, diffusion and permeability in polymers. Structural Colour and biomimicry; Algae processing, biofuels and their interactions with polymers, Small Angle X-ray and Neutron Scattering
Prof. Dr. Kuang-Chao Fan
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei 10617, Taiwan
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Interests: precision metrology, precision machine design, machine tool accuracy
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Design and Applications of Coordinate Measuring Machines
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Precision Dimensional Measurements
Prof. Dr. Antonio Fernández-Caballero
Departamento de Sistemas Informáticos, Escuela de Ingenieros Industriales, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Campus Universitario, Albacete 02071, Spain
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Interests: image processing; cognitive vision; robot vision; multisensor fusion; multimodal interfaces; ambient intelligence
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Special Issue in Journal of Imaging: Artificial Intelligence in Image Processing
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Socio-Cognitive and Affective Computing
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Body Area Networks
Prof. Dr. Francisco Jesus Fernandez-Morales
Institute of Chemical and Environmental Technologies (ITQUIMA), University Castilla-La Mancha, Department of Chemical Engineering, Ave. Camilo Jose Cela S/N, Ciudad Real, 13071, Spain
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Interests: Anaerobic digestion; Biogas; Anaerobic fermentation; Bio-hydrogen; Microbial fuel cell; Bio-electro systems; Bioelectrochemistry; Energetic valorisation of wastes
Prof. Dr. Gianluigi Ferrari
Department of Engineering and Architecture, University of Parma, Italy, Parco Area delle Scienze, 181/A, 43124 Parma, Italy
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Interests: communications; networking; signal processing; Internet of Things; smart systems
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Special Issue in Sensors: Sensor Networks for Smart Roads
Special Issue in Sensors: I3S 2018 Selected Papers
Prof. Rute A S Ferreira
Physics Department, University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
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Interests: luminescence; green photonics; solid state lighting; luminescent solar concentrators; integrated optics; spectroscopic ellipsometry; organic-inorganic hybrids; lanthanide ions
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Special Issue in Energies: Building-Integrated Photovoltaics/Luminescent Solar Concentrators
Prof. Dr. Antonio Ficarella
Department of Engineering for Innovation, University of Salento, Lecce 73100, Italy
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Interests: propulsion; combustion; burners; applied fluid-dynamics; active control of flow; turbomachinery; fluid machinery; energy systems; innovative propulsion systems
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Special Issue in Energies: Combustion and Propulsion
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Active Flow Control Technologies for Energy and Propulsive Systems
Prof. Dr. Christophe Finot
Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire CARNOT de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS, Université de Bourgogne-Franche Comté, Faculté des Sciences Mirande, 9 Av. Alain Savary, BP 47 870, 21 078 Dijon CEDEX, France
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Interests: fiber optics; nonlinear effects in fiber; optical rogue waves; parabolic pulses; pulse shaping; ultrashort pulse generation and characterization in fiber; fiber amplification
Prof. Dr. Stefan Fischer
Director of Institute of Telematics, University of Luebeck, Lübeck 23562, Germany
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Interests: Internet of Things; sensor networks; nanoscale communications; internet protocols; distributed systems
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Special Issue in Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks: Feature Papers
Prof. Dr. Vladimir M. Fomin
Institute for Integrative Nanosciences (IIN), Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research (IFW) Dresden, Helmholtzstraße 20, D-01069 Dresden, Germany
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Interests: Nanophysics, Quantum Rings, Optical Properties of Quantum Dots, Strain-Induced Micro- and Nanoarchitectures, Topology-Driven Effects in Micro- and Nanoarchitectures, Topological States of Light and Spin-Orbit Coupling in Microcavities, Vortex Matter in Micro- and Nanoarchitectures and Patterned Superconductors, Thermoelectric Properties of Semiconductor Nanostructures, Phonons, Vibrational Excitations and Polaronic Effects in Nanostructures
Prof. Dr. Giancarlo Fortino
Computer Engineering, DIMES-Department of Informatics, Modeling, Electronics, and Systems, University of Calabria, Rende 87036, Italy
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Interests: Internet of Things; body area networks; agent-based computing
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Special Issue in Sensors: Advances in Body Sensor Networks: Sensors, Systems, and Applications
Special Issue in Big Data and Cognitive Computing: Cognitive Services Integrating with Big Data, Clouds and IoT
Special Issue in Sensors: Pervasive Intelligence and Computing
Prof. Dr. Nora Fung-yee TAM
Department of Biology and Chemistry, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
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Interests: Constructed wetland for wastewater treatment, bioremediation, wetland ecology and conservation, microalgae
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Galdi
Department of Engineering (DING), University of Sannio, Benevento 82100, Italy
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Interests: electromagnetics; metamaterials; metasurfaces; nanophotonics; plasmonics; antennas; microwaves
Prof. Dr. Costas Galiotis
1. Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials Laboratory, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, Stadiou Street, Platani, GR-265 04 Patras, Greece
2. Composites & Nano Materials Laboratory, Foundation for Research and Technology, Hellas (FORTH)/Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences (ICE-HT) Stadiou Str., Platani, GR-265 04 Patras, Greece
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Interests: graphene; carbon nanotubes; composites; polymers
Prof. Bin Gao
Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida, 285 Frazier Rogers Hall, P.O. Box 110570, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
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Interests: environmental nanotechnology; biochar technology; contaminant hydrology
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Special Issue in Agriculture: Effects of Biochar on Soil Fertility and Crop Production
Special Issue in Clean Technologies: Biochar Technology for Waste Reclamation
Dr. Pilar Gayán Sanz
CSIC - Instituto de Carboquimica (ICB), Department of Energy and Environment, Zaragoza, Spain
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Interests: captura de CO2; combustion; lechos fluidizados
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Advances in Oxygen Carrier for Energy Applications
Prof. (Em.) Aharon Gedanken
Department of Chemistry, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan 52900, Israel
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Interests: NanoChemistry, Sonochemistry, Sonochemical Coatings, Antibacterial Nanoparticles, Reactions under Microwave Radiation, Conversion of Biomass to Biofuels, Carbon-Dots, Metal Doped Carbon Dots
Dr. Patrice Genevet
Centre de Recherche sur l'Hétéro-Epitaxie et ses Applications, Rue Bernard Grégory, 06560 Sophia-Antipolis, France
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Interests: nanophotonics, metamaterials, metasurfaces, flat optics, transformation optics, nonlinear optics
Dr. Vasilios Georgakilas
Department of Materials Science, University of Patras, Rio 26504, Greece
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Interests: carbon nanostructures, graphene, carbon nanotubes, fullerenes, carbon dots, chemical functionalization of carbon nanomaterials, metallic nanoparticles, chemistry of nanomaterials, nanocomposites, nanohybrids
Dr. Filippo Giannazzo
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche –Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystems (CNR-IMM), Strada VIII, 5 I-95121 Catania, Italy
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Interests: graphene, 2D materials, wide-bandgap semiconductors (SiC, GaN), high power and high frequency electronics, scanning probe microscopy
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Special Issue in Crystals: Integration of 2D Materials for Electronics Applications
Dr. Jean-Marc Greneche
Institute of Molecules and Materials, IMMM UMR CNRS 6283 University Le Mans, Avenue Olivier Messiaen, 72085 Le Mans, France
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Interests: magnetic materials; magnetic nanomaterials; nanomagnetism; Mössbauer spectrometry; materials science
Dr. Ruediger Grunwald
Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy, Max-Born-Straße 2A, 12489 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: nondiffracting beams, beam shaping, wavefront sensing, microoptics, nanooptics, structured light, orbital angular momentum, ultrashort pulse applications
Prof. Dr. Claudio Guarnaccia
Civil Engineering Department, University of Salerno, 4084 Fisciano SA, Italy
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Interests: acoustics; environmental acoustics; room acoustics; field measurements; modelling and simulation; data analysis
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Modelling, Simulation and Data Analysis in Acoustical Problems
Dr. Sebastien Guenneau
Institut Fresnel, Aix-Marseille University, CNRS, F13397 Marseille cedex 20, France
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Interests: metamaterials; waves; asymptotic methods; finite elements
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Seismic Metamaterials
Prof. Dr. Josep M. Guerrero Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
Microgrid Research Programme, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University Pontoppidanstraede 111, room 25, 9220 Aalborg, Denmark
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Interests: microgrids; minigrids; islanded energy systems; distributed generation; renewable energy; hierarchical control; distributed control; maritime microgrids, onboard grids
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Special Issue in Energies: Microgrids
Special Issue in Energies: Microgrids 2016
Special Issue in Inventions: New Technologies for Maritime Power Systems
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Advances in Integrated Energy Systems Design, Control and Optimization
Special Issue in Inventions: Microgrids 2018
Special Issue in Energies: Microgrids-2018
Dr. Eric Guibal
Ecole des mines d'Alès, Centre des Matériaux des Mines d'Alès (C2MA), 6, avenue de Clavières, 30319 Alès cedex, France
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Interests: biopolymers; wastewater treatment; metal ion interactions with biopolymers; biopolymer conditioning; supported catalysis; encapsulation processes; ionic liquids
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Special Issue in Molecules: Heterogeneous Catalysis
Special Issue in Materials: Sorption Materials for Environment Purification
Prof. Yurii K. Gun'ko
School of Chemistry, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Interests: quantum dots; magnetic nanomaterials; carbon nanomaterials; nano-bio-technology; biological imaging
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Magnetic Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanoparticles in Bioimaging
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Biological Applications of Magnetic Nanoparticles
Topical Collection in Nanomaterials: Applications of Magnetic Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Applications of Quantum Dots
Dr. Rahul Kumar Gupta
School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Interests: Nanotechnology and Materials Engineering- Polymers for biomedical applications, recycled plastics, Nanocomposites, Bio-nanocomposites, Rheology
Prof. Manoj Gupta
Materials Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NUS, 9 Engineering Drive 1, 117576 Singapore
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Interests: processing; characterization; lightweight materials; nanocomposites
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Special Issue in Metals: Magnesium Technology
Special Issue in Technologies: Microwave Energy Applications
Special Issue in Metals: 3D Printing of Metals
Special Issue in Metals: Metal Matrix Composites
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: 3D Printing of Metals
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Metal Matrix Composites
Special Issue in Technologies: Reviews and Advances in Materials Processing
Prof. Dr. Vitalyi E. Gusev
Laboratoire d’Acoustique de l’Université du Maine, LAUM UMR-CNRS 6613, Le Mans Université, 72085 Le Mans, France
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Interests: laser ultrasonics; ultrafast light–matter interactions; nonlinear acoustics
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Laser Ultrasonics
Prof. Dr. Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli
Department of Engineering, University of Massachusetts Boston, MA 02125, USA
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Interests: nanobiotechnology, bio-nano interfaces, nanomedicine, nanomaterials for rapid diagnostics
Prof. Dr. Poul Erik Hansen
Department of Science, Systems and Models, Roskilde University, P.O. Box 260, DK-4000 Roskilde, Denmark
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Interests: isotope effects; NMR structural studies of proteins, nucleic acids and biomolecules; H- and metal tautomerism; natural products
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Special Issue in Molecules: Isotope Effects
Prof. Dr. Jesper Henri Hattel
Section for Manufacturing Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Building 425, DK-2800, Denmark
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Interests: Multiphysics modelling of manufacturing processes, e.g. casting, welding, 3D printing and moulding of composites. Disciplines include numerical heat transfer, CFD, computational solid mechanics as well as computational materials science.
Prof. Dr. Christoph Peter Hauri
Paul Scherrer Institute, 5232 Villigen-PSI, Switzerland
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Interests: high-harmonic generation; Terahertz spectroscopy; ultrafast magnetization dynamics; electron photoemission; electron fieldemission; ultrafast and nonlinear optics
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Frontiers in Terahertz Science and Technology
Prof. Joseph W. Haus
Department of Electro-Optics and Photonics, LADAR and Optical Communications Institute, University of Dayton Dayton, OH 45469-2951, USA
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Interests: fiber sensors; nanophotonics; nonlinear optics; fiber lasers and coherent lidar; Quantum and nonlinear optics phenomena in heterogeneous systems, especially propagation in photonic crystals and optical metamaterials
Prof. Dr. David He
1. School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Northeastern University, Shenyang 110004, China
2. Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MC 251), University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60661, USA
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Interests: Equipment health monitoring and fault diagnosis, Prognostics and health management (PHM), Failure analysis, Reliability and quality engineering, Manufacturing systems, Signal processing, Acoustic emission
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Deep Learning Based Machine Fault Diagnosis and Prognosis
Prof. Dr. Ralf Hellmann
Applied Laser and Photonics Group, University of Applied Science Aschaffenburg, Wuerzburger Strasse 45, D-63743 Aschaffenburg, Germany
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Interests: applied optics and lasers; Bragg Grating based sensors; laser material processing; additive manufacturing; nanotechnology; applied materials
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Fiber Bragg Gratings: Fundamentals, Materials and Applications
Dr. Petr Heneberg
Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Ruska 87, CZ-10000 Prague, Czech Republic
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Interests: signal transduction, asthma and allergy, diabetes, phylogenetics, zoology
Dr. Annika Marie Hinze
Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand
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Interests: semantic web, semantic search, digital libraries, event-based systems, complex event processing, Internet of Things, context awareness, location-based services
Dr. Huey Hoon Hng
School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Block N4.1, Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798, Singapore
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Interests: thermoelectric materials; energy storage materials; energetic materials; nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Won Ho Park
Department of Organic Materials & Engineering, College of Engineering, Chungnam National University, South Korea
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Interests: Modification and Functionalization of Biopolymers; Environmental Friendly and Biomedical Polymers; Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering; Polymer Hydrogels for Drug Delivery; Functional Nanofibers and Nanoparticles
Dr. Anming Hu
509 Dougherty Engineering Building, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
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Interests: ultrafast laser materials interaction and processing; laser micro-nano manufacturing; laser 3D printing; nano-photonics; nanotechnology for electronics; sensing, energy and environmental applications
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Selected Papers from the NMJ2018
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Laser Processing and Advanced Manufacturing of Microscale Energy Storage Devices
Prof. Dr. Chih-Ching Huang
Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, National Taiwan Ocean University, 2 Pei-Ning Road, Keelung 20224, Taiwan
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Interests: DNA separation; protein analysis; enzyme assays; biosensors; biomolecules assays; synthesis and applications (sensor, catalysis, and separation) of nanoparticles; fabrication of nanodevices
Dr. Helmut Martin Hügel
School of Applied Sciences (Chemistry), RMIT University, PO Box 2476V, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia
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Interests: clinical and medicinal chemistry; chinese herbal medicine; chemical synthesis of natural and bioactive products; greener chemistry; sustainable chemistry; fragrance chemistry; microwave chemistry
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Organo-Fluorine Chemical Science
Dr. Gino Iannace
Department of Architecture and Industrial Design, Second University of Naples - Borgo San Lorenzo, 81013 Aversa (Ce), Italy
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Interests: vibration and damping; green materials; room acoustics; acoustic measurements; archaeological acoustics
Dr. Faisal Ibney Hai
Strategic Water Infrastructure Laboratory, School of Civil, Mining and Environmental Engineering, The University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
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Interests: water/wastewater treatment/reuse-membrane, biological and adsorption technologies; groundwater management; waste management and energy recovery
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Wastewater Treatment and Reuse Technologies
Dr. Sang Hyuk Im
Department of Chemical and Bilological Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, 02841, Korea
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Interests: perovskite, solar cells, quantum dots, hybrid solar cells, optoelectronic devices, TFT, detectors, perovskite LED, lightings, perovskite memory, functional nano-materials, shape, size, structure, morphology, metal nanoparticles, polymer nanoparticles, metal oxides nanoparticles, semi-conductor nanoparticles, multi-scale architecturing, electrons, phonons, photons, 0D, 1D, 2D, 3D
Prof. Dr. Ing. Stefano Invernizzi
Department of Structural, Geotechnical and Building Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy
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Interests: structural mechanics; fracture mechanics; contact mechanics; damage analysis in structures and quasi-brittle materials (concrete, masonry and rocks, wood, adobe); non-destructive testing (NDT); acoustic emission; numerical modelling of historical structures; retrofitting of historical structures
Prof. Dr. Ho Won Jang
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul 08826, Republic of Korea
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Interests: materials for solar water splitting, chemical sensors, meristors, plasmonics, metal-insulator transition, and ferroelectricity
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: 2D Nanomaterials: Graphene and Beyond Graphene
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Nanomaterials for Solar Water Splitting
Prof. Dr. Koen Janssens
Department of Chemistry, Universiteit Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium
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Interests: non destructive analysis, mobile instrumentation, scanners, photocatalysis, photodegradation, pigments, artists materials, X-ray methods, synchrotron radiation, micro analysis, hyperspectral imaging
Prof. Jacek Jasieniak
Monash Energy Materials and Systems Institute, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3800, Australia
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Interests: nanoscale optical gain media; optoelectronic nanomaterials; microcavities; materials science
Prof. Dr. Suwan N. Jayasinghe
UCL Centre for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, UCL Department of Mechanical Engineering and UCL Institute of Healthcare Engineering, University College London, Torrington Place, London WC1E 7JE, UK
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Interests: Bio-electrosprays (BES); Cell electrospinning (CE); Aerodynamically assisted jets/threads; Aerodynamically assisted bio-jets/threads (AABJ/T); Pressure assisted spinning (PAS); Pressure driven spinning; Electrospraying living cells; Electrospinning living cells; Tissue engineering and regenerative biology/medicine; Controlled and targeted advanced therapeutics
Prof. Dr. Jega Veeriah Jegatheesan
School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne 3000, Australia
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Interests: water (treatment, distribution, modelling); wastewater (MBR, membranes in agriculture, aquaculture); salt water intrusion; resource recovery (mine tailing ponds, dye and salt from textile effluent); novel technologies (forward osmosis, membrane distillation)
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Special Issue in Membranes: Membranes: Fouling, Scaling and Aging
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Wastewater Treatment and Reuse Technologies
Prof. Dr. Hanqing Jiang
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ 85281, USA
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Interests: Origami Flexible; Electronics Stretchable; Electronics Lithium-ion Batteries; Nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Saulius Juodkazis
Centre for Microphotonics, Swinburne Univ. of Technology Hawthorn, Australia
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Interests: light-matter interactions in small space (nanoscale) and time (sub-picoseconds) domains; laser tweezers; solar hydrogen; solar cells; SERS and SEIRAS sensors
Prof. Dr. Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh
School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
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Interests: metal oxides; two dimensional materials; conductive polymers; electronic materials; liquid metals
Prof. Dr. Serafim Kalliadasis
Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College, South Kensington Campus, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
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Interests: general applied mathematics; micro-scale fluid mechanics and interfacial phenomena; pattern formation driven by coupled hydrodynamic and reaction-diffusion instabilities
Prof. Dr. Malte C. Kaluza
1. Institute of Optics and Quantum Electronics, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Max-Wien-Platz 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
2. Helmholtz-Institute Jena, Fröbelstieg 3, 07743 Jena, Germany
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Interests: POLARIS-a diode-pumped laser system of the petawatt-class; laser-induced electron acceleration; generation of secondary radiation pulses with laser-accelerated electrons; laser-induced ion acceleration; optical diagnostics of relativistic laser-plasma interactions; development of few-cycle pulses in the mid-IR for ultra-fast probing of plasma wakefield accelerators; new laser materials and development of new amplifier designs
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Diode-Pumped, Ultra-Short Pulse Lasers
Dr. Satyabrata Kar
Centre for Plasma Physics, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN, UK
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Interests: High power laser plasma interaction, particle acceleration, radiation sources and beam transport
Prof. Dr. Laurens Katgerman
Materials Science & Engineering (MSE), Delft University of Technology, 2628 CD Delft, the Netherlands
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Interests: metals processing in particular aluminium processing; computer modelling of casting and solidification of metals; modelling of metals processing; aluminium technology
Prof. Dr. Yoshimasa Kawata
Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University, Johoku, Naka, Hamamatsu 432-8561, Japan
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Interests: laser microscopy, three-dimesinsional imaging theory, photorefractive optics, three-dimensional memory, nonlinear optics
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optical Memory
Prof. Dr. Mohamed Khayet
1. Department of Applied Physics I, Faculty of Physics, Complutense University of Madrid, Avda. Complutense s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
2. Madrid Institute of Advanced Studies of Water (IMDEA Water Institute), Avda. Punto com nº 2, Alcalá de Henares, 28805 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: polymeric membrane modification; polymeric membrane processes and theoretical models; polymeric nano-fibers and hollow fibers; polymer nanocomposites; phase separation; fabrication, modification and characterization of polymeric membranes for liquid and gas separations; flat-sheet membranes; hollow-fiber membranes; nano-fiber membranes; composite membranes; membrane processes: ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, reverse osmosis, membrane distillation, pervaporation, gas separation, etc.; different membrane characterization techniques (SEM, AFM, etc.)
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Special Issue in Polymers: Polymeric Fibers
Special Issue in Membranes: Membrane Distillation for the Treatment of Brackish, Seawater and Brines Effluents
Special Issue in Polymers: Electrospinning of Nanofibres
Special Issue in Membranes: Advanced Nanofiltration Membranes
Special Issue in Polymers: Hollow Fiber
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johannes Kiefer
Technische Thermodynamik, Universität Bremen, Badgasteiner Str. 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
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Interests: spectroscopy; process analysis; material characterization; ionic liquids; combustion
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optics and Spectroscopy for Fluid Characterization
Prof. Dr. Jin H. Kim
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Chonnam National University, Gwangju 61186, South Koread Engineering, Chonnam National University, South Korea
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Interests: Thin Film Solar Cell, Cu2ZnSnS4, Cu(In,Ga)S2, Hydrothermal Synthesis, Water Splitting, Nano-Particle
Prof. Dr. Kwang S. Kim
Department of Chemistry, School of Natural Science, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), (Bldg. 103) 50 UNIST-gil, Ulsan 44919, Korea
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Interests: computational solid-state physics; quantum chemistry; nanosciences; structural and electronic properties of molecules and nanonanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Chulhong Kim
Department of Creative IT Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang, Gyeongbuk 37673, Korea
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Interests: photoacoustic imaging; optoacoustic imaging; ultrasound imaging; acousto-optic imaging; theranostics; clinical translation
Prof. Dr. Sang Sub Kim
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Inha University, 100 Inha-ro, Incheon 22212, Republic of Korea
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Interests: Synthesis and application of nanomaterials including nanowires and nanofibers; Thin film processing; Surface and interface analysis; Chemical gas sensor
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Special Issue in Sensors: Chemiresistive Sensors
Prof. Dr. Dong-Won Kim
Department of Chemical Engineering, Hanyang University, 222 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul 04763, Korea
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Interests: Rechargeable Lithium Batteries; Electrochemical Capacitors; Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells; Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel cells
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Advanced Materials for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries
Prof. DaeEun Kim
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Yonsei University, Shinchon, Seoul, 03722, South Korea
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Interests: biologically inspired robotics; mobile robots; biosensors; neural networks; evolutionary computation
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Advanced Mobile Robotics
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Intelligent Imaging and Analysis
Prof. Kiseon Kim
MT-IT Collaborations Center, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), Gwangju 500-712, Korea
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Interests: interdisciplinary engineering; wireless communications; underwater communications and networks; acoustic system design
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Underwater Acoustics, Communications and Information Processing
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Fishery Acoustics, Applied Sciences and Practical Applications
Prof. Dr. Guntae Kim
School of Energy and Chemical Engineering, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST), Ulsan 44919, Korea
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Interests: Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) and Solid Oxide Electrolyzer (SOE); Metal Air Batteries (Metal: Zn, Li, Al, Na); Electrochemistry & Solid-State Chemistry; Oxygen Membrane Reactor; Proton Conducting Oxides; Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFCs)
Prof. Dr. Bumjoon J. Kim
Polymer Nano Electronics (PNEL) Laboratory, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon 34141, South Korea
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Interests: Polymer-Based Hybrid Materials; Polymer Electronics; Polymer Solar Cells; Conjugated Polymers; Block Copolymer Particles; Smart Polymer Particles; Smart Sensing Systems
Prof. Yoong Ahm Kim
School of Polymer Science and Engineering, Alan G. MacDiarmid Energy Research Institute, Chonnam National University, Korea
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Interests: carbon nanotube, graphene, carbon nanofiber, carbon fiber, porous carbon
Prof. Sungjee Kim
Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science & Technology, 77 Cheongam-Ro, Namgu, Pohang, South Korea
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Interests: nanophotonics, nanoplasmonics, nanobiotechnology
Prof. Dr. Woochul Kim
School of Mechanical Engineering Yonsei University, Seoul 04389, Korea
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Interests: Thermal transport in solids, Heat transfer, Thermoelectric energy conversion, Thermal energy
Prof. Dr. Kerry Kirwan
Department of Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing, Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG), University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
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Interests: sustainability; sustainable materials; sustainable manufacturing; polymers; composites
Prof. Dr. Johann Michael Köhler
Department of Physical Chemistry and Microreaction Technology, Institute for Micro- and Nanotechnologies/Institute for Chemistry and Biotechnology, Weimarer Str. 32, D-98693 Ilmenau, Germany
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Interests: microfluidic synthesis of metal nanoparticles, electrical properties of nanoparticles, non-spherical and composite nanoparticles, nanoparticles in sensing and labelling
Dr. Michalis Konsolakis
School of Production Engineering and Management, Technical University of Crete, Chania, GR-73100 Crete, Greece
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; surface science; materials science; rational design of metal oxides; nanocatalysis; promotion in catalysis; metal-support interactions; structure-property relationships
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Surface Chemistry and Catalysis
Special Issue in Catalysts: Rational Design of Non-Precious Metal Oxide Catalysts by Means of Advanced Synthetic and Promotional Routes
Prof. Dr. Yang Kuang
School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
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Interests: mathematical and computational biology and medicine; delay differential equations; mathematical models; applied mathematics
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Prof. Dr. Jun Kubota
Department of Chemical Engineering, Fukuoka University, 19-1 Nanakuma 8-Chome, Jonan-ku, Fukuoka 814-0180, Japan
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Interests: Catalyst surfaces, electrocatalysis, surface chemistry, surface spectroscopy, reaction mechanisms at surfaces, fuel cells, energy conversion catalysis
Dr. Giuseppe Lacidogna
Department of Structural, Geotechnical and Building Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Torino 10129, Italy
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Interests: Structural Mechanics; Static and dynamic analysis of high-rise buildings; Fracture Mechanics; Damage Analysis in Structures and Quasi-brittle Materials (Concrete, Masonry and Rocks); Critical Phenomena in Structural Mechanics; Critical Phenomena in Geophysics; Non-destructive testing (NDT); Acoustic Emission; Electromagnetic Emission; Neutron Emission; Opto-Acoustic Methods; Raman Spectroscopy; Bioengineering
Prof. Dr. José María Lagarón
Institute of Agrochemistry and Food Technology (IATA)-CSIC, Avda. Agustín Escardino, 7, Paterna 46980, Spain
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Interests: Biopolymers, Nanomaterials, Antimicrobials, Encapsulation, High Barrier Materials
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials to Enhance Food Quality, Safety, and Health Impact
Prof. Dr. Peter Gorm Larsen
Aarhus University, Department of Engineering | Finlandsgade 22, room 220 | DK - 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
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Interests: cyber-physical systems, formal methods, systems of systems, VDM and tool building
Dr. Vincent Laude
Institut FEMTO-ST, Univ. Bourgogne Franche-Comté, CNRS, Besançon 25000, France
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Interests: brillouin light scattering in optical fibers and microwires; optomechanical structures; acousto-optics; opto-acoustics; phononic crystals; acoustic metamaterials; phoxonic crystals; surface acoustic waves
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Brillouin Scattering and Optomechanics
Prof. Andrei Lavrinenko
Metamaterials Group, DTU Fotonik - Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Anker Engelunds Vej 1 Bygning 101A, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
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Interests: metamaterials; plasmonics; photonic crystals; quasicrystals and nanophotonic circuits; numerical methods in photonics and electromagnetism, nanofabrication, sensing
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Lazzara
Department of Physics and Chemistry, University of Palermo, Palermo 90128, Italy
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Interests: nanocomposites; nanoclay; cultural heritage; drug delivery; halloysite nanotubes; supramolecular chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Heejo Lee
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Korea University, Seoul 02841, Korea
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Interests: IoT security, software security and malware analysis
Prof. Dr. T. Randall Lee
Cullen Distinguished University Chair and Associate Dean for Research College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-5003, USA
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Interests: applied nanomaterials; including nanoscale organic and polymeric coatings that inhibit corrosion and resist biofilm formation and magnetic and photonic nanoparticles for biomedical and energy applications
Dr. Sander Leeuwenburgh
Department of Biomaterials, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen 6534 AT, The Netherlands
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Interests: biomaterials; composites; tissue engineering; bone regeneration
Dr. Yuxin Leng
Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Shanghai 201800, China
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Interests: ultra-intense and ultra-short laser and its applications; nonlinear optics; MIR ultra-fast intense laser; pump-probe techniques in materials
Prof. Dr. Bertrand Lenoir
Jean Lamour Institute, Lorraine University, Parc de Saurupt, 54011 Nancy, France
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Interests: thermoelectric materials; transport properties; small-band gap semiconductors; thermoelectric conversion
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Recent Progress in the Development of Thermoelectric Materials
Prof. Dr. Dennis Y.C. Leung
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
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Interests: renewable energy; bioenergy; electrochemical energy; hydrogen
Prof. Dr. Ren-Ke Li
Department of Surgery Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto Medical Discovery Tower, Room 3-702, 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, Canada
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Interests: Tissue Engineering, Biomaterial, Stem Cells, Heart Failure, Heart Regeneration, Animal Model
Dr. Weiyang(Fiona) Li
Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, 14 Engineering Drive, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
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Interests: functional nanomaterials design and synthesis; structure-property correlations; electrochemical engineering; energy storage and conversion devices; electrocatalysis
Prof. Dr. Andrea Li Bassi
Department of Energy, Politecnico di Milano, via Ponzio 34/3, 20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: nanostructured materials growth; nanostructures for photoconversion and energy applications; carbon nanostructures; nanostructured oxide thin films; structure, vibrational and electronic properties
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Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Transparent Conducting Materials
Prof. Dr. Christoph Lienau
Ultrafast Nano-Optics Research Group, Department of Physics, University of Oldenburg, 26129 Oldenburg, Germany
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Interests: quantum dynamics in nanostructures, ultrafast nano-optics
Prof. Dr. Harri Lipsanen
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, Tietotie 3, FI-00076 Espoo, Finland
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Interests: optoelectronics, nanotechnology and nanoscience, new materials
Prof. Dr. Chien-Hung Liu
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuo Kuang Rd., Taichung 402, Taiwan
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Interests: high precision instrument design; laser engineering; smart sensors and actuators; optical device; optical measurement; metrology; automatic control; nanotechnology
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Special Issue in Materials: Selected Material Related Papers from ICI2016
Topical Collection in Inventions: Feature Innovation Papers
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Special Issue in Inventions: Selected Papers from ICI2017 and Spintech Thesis Awards
Special Issue in Sensors: Selected Sensor Related Papers from ICI2017
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Selected Papers from the 2017 International Conference on Inventions
Topical Collection in Inventions: Patent Summary
Special Issue in Sensors: I3S 2018 Selected Papers
Prof. Dr. Jifeng Liu
Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
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Interests: Optoelectronic materials and devices; integrated nanophotonics for energy-efficient Information Technologies (Green IT); Nanomaterials and nanostructures for solar cells and thermophotovoltaic cells; Infrared and ultraviolet optical sensor
Dr. Lennart Y. Ljungberg
Integrated Product Development, University of Skövde, P.O. Box 408, SE-541 28 Skövde, Sweden
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Interests: materials science; sustainable engineering; product development; design; vacuum brazing; chemical interactions between ceramics and metals; wetting of metals; microscopy; corrosion; welding; production engineering; mechanical engineering in general
Dr. Miren López de Alda
Water and Soil Quality Research Group; Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research (IDAEA-CSIC); C/ Jordi Girona 18-26, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: Environmental Analytical Chemistry, priority and emerging organic contaminants (polar pesticides, drugs of abuse, pharmaceuticals, cytostatics, estrogens, endocrine disrupting compounds, disinfection by-products), water quality, environmental monitoring, advanced analytical techniques (on-line solid phase extraction, liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry, Orbitrap MS)
Prof. Nadia Lotti
Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering, Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Interests: biodegradation; polyesters; polymer synthesis; crystallization kinetics; polymer characterization; biobased polymers; nanocomposites; barrier properties; nano systems for controlled drug delivery; chemical modifications of commercial polymers; biopolymers for tissue engineering
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Eco-Friendly Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications
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Prof. Dr. Oleg Lupan
1. Faculty of Engineering, Institute for Materials Science, Christian-Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, Kiel University, 24143 Kiel, Germany
2. Department of Microelectronics and Biomedical Engineering, Technical University of Moldova, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
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Interests: Solid State Electronics, Microelectronics, Nanomaterials, Nanoelectronics, Nanosensors
Prof. Dr. Rafael Luque
Department of Quimica Organica, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
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Interests: Biomass/Waste Valorisation, Nanoscale Chemistry, Heterogeneous Catalysts
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Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Mesoporous Materials
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalytic Sustainable Processes in Biorefineries
Special Issue in ChemEngineering: Heterogeneous Photocatalysis and Photocatalytic Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Catalysts: Heterogeneous Catalysis for Valorization of Lignocellulosic Biomass
Prof. Dr. Yuri M. Lvov
Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
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Interests: organic/inorganic nano-micro composites; functional nanoclay materials; biomaterials; drug encapsulation
Prof. Dr. Chang Ming Charlie Ma
Radiation Oncology Department, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
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Interests: radiation dosimetry; Monte Carlo simulation of radiation transport; radiotherapy treatment planning; intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT); image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT); radiation biology modeling; laser proton acceleration; high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU); pulsed focused ultrasound (pFUS); photodynamic therapy (PDT); radiodynamic therapy (RDT); nanoparticle mediated drug delivery
Prof. Dr. Antonio Maffucci
Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Via G. Di Biasio 43, 03043 Cassino, Italy
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Interests: electromagnetic modelling; circuit modelling; computational electromagnetism; electrical interconnects; macromodeling; electromagnetic compatibility; signal and power integrity; carbon nanotubes and graphene; inverse problems
Prof. Dr. Marco Mamei
Department of Sciences and Methods for Engineering, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Amendola 2, Pad. Morselli, Reggio Emilia 42121, Italy
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Interests: Pervasive Computing; Data Analysis; Mobility Data; Geospatial Applications; Internet of Things
Prof. Dr. Andrés Márquez
(1) Department of Physics, Systems Engineering and Theory of Signal, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, Alicante 03080, Spain;
(2) University Institute of Physics Applied to Sciences and Technologies, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, Alicante 03080, Spain
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Interests: optical and digital holography, mainly on holographic recording materials and holographic data storage, liquid crystal spatial light modulators, optical image processing and diffractive optics
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Liquid Crystal on Silicon Devices: Modeling and Advanced Spatial Light Modulation Applications
Dr. Alessandro Marzani
Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering, DICAM, University of Bologna, Bologna BO 40126, Italy
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Interests: Wave Propagation; Structural Vibrations; Computational and Experimental Ultrasonics; Phononic and Metamaterials; Structural Health Monitoring
Dr. Claudio Masciovecchio
Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste, I-34149 Basovizza, Trieste, Italy
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Interests: Free Electron Laser, Non-linear Optics, Four Wave Mixing
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Special Issue in Photonics: Extreme UV Lasers: Technologies and Applications
Prof. Dr. Al Meldrum
Department of Physics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G2E1, Canada
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Interests: quantum dots; microcavities; microlasers; optical sensors and devices; polymer light emitting materials; OLEDs
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Special Issue in Sensors: Label-Free Optical Biosensors
Prof. Dr. Ichiro Minami
Division of Machine Elements, Luleå University of Technology, 97187 Luleå, Sweden
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Interests: tribo-chemistry; synthetic lubricants; lubrication mechanism; surface chemistry; green chemistry
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Lubricant Additives
Prof. Dr. Antonio Miotello
Physics Department, University of Trento, I-38123 Povo, Trento, Italy
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Interests: materials science; laser-surface interaction; laser-ablation for nanomaterials production; photocatalysis; water splitting; water purification
Prof. Dr. Andrey Miroshnichenko
School of Engineering and Information Technology, University of New South Wales Canberra, Northcott Drive, Campbell, ACT 2600, Australia
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Interests: Nanophotonics Nonlinear Optics and Spectroscopy Optical and Photonic Systems Photodetectors, Optical Sensors and Solar Cells Classical and Physical Optics Antennas and Propagation Microwave and Millimetrewave Theory and Technology Photonics, Optoelectronics and Optical Communications
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optical Nanoantennas
Prof. Dr. Yoshiko Miura
Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University, 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
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Interests: polymer; biopolymer; interface science; membrane; porous materials
Prof. Dr. Takahiko Miyazaki
Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Kyushu University, 6-1 Kasuga koen, Kasuga-shi, Fukuoka 816-8580, Japan
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Interests: heat pump and refrigeration; thermally driven heat pump; air-conditioning; refrigerant; adsorption; desiccant; optimization
Prof. Dr. Torgeir Moan
Department of Marine Technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
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Interests: ocean engineering, structural engineering, structural reliability
Prof. Fernando Moreno
Department of Applied Physics, University of Cantabria, Av. de los Castros, s/n, 39005 Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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Interests: light scattering, wave propagation, plasmonics
Prof. Dr. Liviu Movileanu
Department of Physics, Syracuse University, 201 Physics Bldg., Syracuse, NY 13244-1130, USA
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Interests: Single-molecule and Membrane Biophysics; Chemical and Synthetic Biology; Biophysical Chemistry; Biomaterials; Experimental Soft Matter Physics; Membrane Protein Stability, Engineering, and Folding; Dynamics of Beta-barrel Protein Channels; Biosensors and Functional Biomaterials; Nanobiotechnology and Nanomedicine; Nanofluidics
Prof. Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
Professor of Mechanical/Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering, MQ Centre for Smart Green Cities, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia
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Interests: WSN; IoT; Body Area Networks; Sensor Applications; Sensor Fabrication; Mechanical Sensors; Chemical/Gas/Biological/Solid State Sensors
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Special Issue in Sensors: Intelligent Sensing and Information Mining—Selected Papers from the 10th International Conference on Sensing Technology
Special Issue in Electronics: Innovative Technologies and Services for Smart Cities
Special Issue in Sensors: Wearable and Ambient Sensors for Healthcare and Wellness Applications
Special Issue in Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks: Smart Homes: Current Status and Future Possibilities
Special Issue in Sensors: Smart Sensors for Mechatronic and Robotic Systems
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Smart Environment and Healthcare
Special Issue in Energies: Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things and Smart Residential
Special Issue in Computers: Smart Interfacing
Special Issue in Sensors: Security in IoT Enabled Sensors
Special Issue in Sensors: Wearable and Ambient Sensors for Healthcare and Wellness Applications 2018
Special Issue in Applied System Innovation: Wireless Sensor Networks on Internet of Things and Intelligent System
Special Issue in Sensors: Selected Papers from the 12th International Conference on Sensing Technology
Prof. Dr. Thomas J.J. Müller
Institute of Organic Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Universitätsstrasse 1, D-40225 Düsseldorf, Germany
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Interests: organic synthesis; catalysis; heterocycles; chromophores; multi-component; domino reactions
Prof. Dr. Bert Müller
Biomaterials Science Center (BMC), University of Basel, Gewerbestrasse 14, 4123 Allschwil, Switzerland
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Interests: nanotechnology-based medical implants; thin-film technology; epitaxial growth and characterisation; high-resolution X-ray imaging; three-dimensional image analysis; nanoscience for human health; advances in dentistry
Prof. Dr. Hassane Naji
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Artois, Béthune F-62400, France
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Interests: thermal-fluid sciences & engineering; advanced heat/mass transfer; porous media; geo-mechanics; fluid mechanics (turbulence, modeling, simulation); computational fluid dynamics (CFD); numerical methods for multi-scale simulations (mesoscopic and macroscopic approaches, lattice Boltzmann methods, gaskinetic schemes); thermodynamics and heat transfer
Prof. Dr. Mikio Nakamura
Emeritus Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Toho University, Funabashi 274-8510, Japan
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Interests: electronic structures; iron porphyrins; iron chlorins; deformed porphyrins; heme proteins; heme models; high-valent iron; porphyrin radical; paramagnetic NMR
Prof. Dr. Yuichi Negishi
Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Tokyo University of Science, Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8601, Japan
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Interests: metal cluster, nanomaterials, photocatalyst, precise synthesis
Prof. Dr. Hung Nguyen
Centre for Health Technologies, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
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Interests: biomedical device instrumentation; multisensory fusion; artificial intelligence, hyperspectral imaging; neurosciences; energy harvesting; robotics and automation
Prof. Dr. Mauro Nisoli
Physics of Matter, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32, 20133 Milano MI, Italy
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Interests: ultrafast science; attosecond physics; ultrashort light pulse generation and applications; ultrafast phenomena in the matter
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Attosecond Science and Technology: Principles and Applications
Prof. Dr. Manuel Ocaña Jurado
Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Sevilla, CSIC-US, Americo Vespucio, 49, 41092-Sevilla, Spain
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Interests: nanoparticles synthesis, lanthanide based phosphors, inorganic pigments
Prof. Dr. Andrea Omicini
Department of Computer Science and Engineering (DISI) Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna Via Sacchi 3, 47521 Cesena, Italy
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Interests: distributed systems; coordination; agents & multiagent systems; software engineering; intelligent systems; multi-paradigm programming languages; simulation; self-organisation
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Multi-Agent Systems
Prof. Dr. Kanji Ono
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, HSSEAS School of Engineering & Applied Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 9009, USA
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Interests: acoustic emission; materials science
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Structural Health Monitoring of Large Structures Using Acoustic Emission–Case Histories
Prof. Dr. Domenico Osella
Department of Science and Technological Innovation (DiSIT), University of Piemonte Orientale "UPO", Viale T. Michel, 11, 15121 Alessandria, Italy
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Interests: (a) the use of coordination compounds in the fields of medicine and biology, particularly for the development of anti-cancer drugs; (b) electrochemical studies of bioinorganic compounds for applications to bio-electrochemistry and electro-remediation of degraded environments; and (c) applications of ESR and NMR spectroscopic techniques to bioinorganic chemistry, especially for the measurement of oxidative stress in the fields of environment and health
Prof. Dr. Martin Ostoja-Starzewski
Department of Mechanical Science & Engineering, University of Illinois, 1206 W. Green Street, Urbana, IL 61801-2906, USA
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Interests: stochastic mechanics, waves in random and fractal media, and transport phenomena in random and fractal media; scaling laws; generalized continuum theories; random fields; biomechanics, elastodynamics, thermoelasticity, advanced continuum theories
Prof. Dr. Hidenori Otsuka
Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Tokyo University of Science, 1-3 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8601, Japan
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Interests: colloid and interface science; biointerface; nanoparticle; drug delivery system; biomaterial; three dimensional cell culture for drug screening; tissue engineering
Prof. Dr. Hamid Oughaddou
Institut des Sciences Moléculaires d’Orsay, ISMO-CNRS, University of Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay, France
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Interests: 2D materials; silicene; surface alloys; selfassembled organic molecules; thin oxide films
Prof. Dr. Gianfranco Pacchioni
Dipartimento di Scienza dei Materiali, Università di Milano-Bicocca, via Cozzi, 53-20125 Milano, Italy
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Interests: oxide surfaces, semiconducting oxides, photocatalysis, heterogeneous catalysis, thin films, supported nanoparticles, defects in oxides
Prof. Dr. Andrea Paglietti
Department of Structural Engineering, University of Cagliari, Piazza D’armi, 09123 Cagliari, Italy
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Interests: strength of materials; mechanical engineering; structures; dynamics of structures; seismic engineering; elasticity; inelasticity and plasticity; classical mechanics; classical thermodynamics (macroscopic); continuum mechanics; continuum thermodynamics; applied physics; biophysics; living system theories
Prof. Dr. Alkiviadis Paipetis
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, 45110, Greece
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Interests: Composite Materials; Composite Interfaces; Micromechanics; Mechanical behaviour; Non-destructive evaluation; Hybrid-Nano Composites; Self healing Materials; Structural Health Monitoring
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Special Issue in Materials: Acoustic Waves in Advanced Materials
Prof. Dr. Ci-Ling Pan
Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan
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Interests: ultrafast, liquid crystal and THz photonics; laser science and applications
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Liquid Crystal THz Photonics: Materials, Devices and Applications
Prof. Dr. Georgios Papadakis
Professor of Renewable Energy Technologies,Department of Natural Resources and Agricultural Engineering Agricultural University of Athens,Athens 11855, Greece
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Interests: Solar energy, solar thermal collectors, solar photovoltaic systems and components, micro-grids, energy storage, energy systems, energy efficiency technologies
Prof. Dr. M Parans Paranthaman
Chemical Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37830, USA
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Interests: Additive Manufacturing, Batteries, Scintillators, Magnets, Lithium extraction
Prof. Dr. Chul B. Park
Microcellular Plastics Manufacturing Laboratory, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G8, Canada
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Interests: microcellular foaming, nano cellular foaming, polymer processing, injection moulding, extrusion, blow moulding, visualization, pressure-volume-temperature (PVT) behaviour, heat insulation property, solubility, diffusivity, permeation, Rigid Amorphous Fraction (RIF), conductive polymer composites, etc
Prof. Dr. Inkyu Park
Multifunctional and Integrated Nanosystems Technology (MINT) Laboratory, School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Systems Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon 305-701, South Korea
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Interests: MEMS/Nano hybrid systems for advanced engineering applications; High performance bio/chemical & physical sensors based on functional nanostructures; Micro/nanomanufacturing processes and systems; Mechanics and reliability of micro/nanoscale structures and systems
Prof. Dr. Ho Bum Park
Department of Energy Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul 133-791, Korea
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Interests: membrane; gas separation; liquid separation; fuel cells
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Special Issue in Membranes: Polymeric Membranes for Gas Separation
Prof. Dr. Robert G. Parker
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
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Interests: Vibration, Dynamics, and Stability of High-speed, Gyroscopic Systems; Nonlinear Vibrations; Vibration of Cyclically Symmetric Systems; Ocean Wave Energy Harvesting
Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Paspalakis
Materials Science Department, School of Natural Sciences, University of Patras, Patras 265 04, Greece
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Interests: quantum nanophotonics; quantum technologies; quantum optics; quantum control; coherent light-matter interactions
Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Pavesi
Department of Physics, University of Trento, Via Calepina, 14, 38122 Trento TN, Italy
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Interests: silicon photonics; integrated quantum photonics; active photonics devices
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Special Issue in Sensors: Silicon Based Optical Sensors
Prof. Dr. Francesco Saverio Pavone
Professor and Director of “European Laboratory for Non Linear Spectroscopy”, Department of Physics, University of Florence, Via Nello Carrara 1, Sesto Fiorentino 50019, Italy
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Interests: biophotonics on single molecule biophysics, microscopy imaging-spectroscopy techniques, biomedical imaging, laser manipulation of bio-samples
Prof. Dr. Michael Pecht
Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
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Interests: Li-ion batteries performance; Li-ion batteries reliability; Li-ion batteries safety
Prof. Dr. Alessandro Pegoretti
Department of Industrial Engineering and INSTM Research Unit, University of Trento, 38123 Trento, Italy
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Interests: polymer nanocomposites, nanostructured interfaces, functional materials, sustainable materials, mechanics of polymer composites
Prof. Dr. Yan Pennec
Institut d'électronique microélectronique et nanotechnologie (IEMN), UMR CNRS 8520, Université de Lille, bâtiment P5, Cité Scientifique, 59655 Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
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Interests: Phononic Crystals; Acoustic Metamaterials, Phoxonic Crystals, Multiscale Wave Propagation (seismic, audible, ultrasonic, hypersonic, thermal phonon), Optomechanic Interactions, Plasmon/Phonon interactions, Brillouin Scattering, Phononic Sensor, Thermal Transport
Dr. Nuno Peres
Department of Physics, University of Minho, R. da Universidade, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal
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Interests: condensed matter theory; 2D materials
Prof. Dr. Alejandro Pérez-Rodríguez
Group of Solar Energy Materials and Systems,Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC), Barcelona 08930, Spain
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Interests: Raman scattering analysis of semiconductors; thin film photovoltaic technologies; chalcogenide compounds for advanced solar cells
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Selected Papers from the 2nd Spring International School and Workshop of Nanotechnology for the Next Generation High Efficiency Photovoltaics
Prof. Dr. Periklis Petropoulos
Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
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Interests: Optical communications; novel fibre and waveguide technologies; optical signal processing; applications on nonlinear optics; high-speed optical transmission
Dr. Manh-Huong Phan
Department of Physics, University of South Florida, 4202 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
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Interests: nanomaterials; nanomagnetism; nanospintronics; nanobiosensors; biomedical applications of functional magnetic nanoparticles
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Special Issue in Sensors: Functional Nanomaterials and Devices for Biomedical Engineering and Sensing Applications' Papers Selected from the Energy Materials Nanotechnology (EMN) Fall Meeting, November 22–25, 2014, Orlando, USA
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Functional Magnetic Nanoparticles in Nanomedicine
Prof. Dr. Ting-Chung Poon
Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
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Interests: digital holography specializing on optical scanning holography; 3-D optical image processing and holographic display; computer-generated holography; holographic remote sensing; holographic microscopy
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Holography, 3D Imaging and 3D Display
Prof. Dr. Valentin L. Popov
Head of Department of System Dynamics and Friction Physics, Technische Universität Berlin (TUB), Berlin 10623, Germany
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Interests: Contact Mechanics; Adhesion; Friction; Earthquakes; Nanotribology
Prof. Sergei Popov
Photonics Division, School of Engineering Sciences, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
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Interests: nano-photonics; polymer photonics; novel optical materials; near-field optics; optical communication; solid-state organic lasers
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Recent Advances in Statistical Optics and Plasmonics
Prof. Dr. Timon Rabczuk
Faculty of Civil Engineering, Bauhaus University Weimar, Weimar 99423, Germany
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Interests: computational mechanics; solid mechanics
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Special Issue in Materials: Multiscale Methods and Application to Computational Materials Design
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Special Issue in Coatings: Modelling and Simulation of Coating 2019
Prof. Dr. Edik U. Rafailov
Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies (AIPT), Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
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Interests: cutting-edge experimental and theoretical research on a wide variety of compact high-power CW and ultrashort-pulse laser sources; emitting in the visible, near- and mid-IR and THz spectral ranges; nanostructrures, nonlinear and integrated optics, and biophotonics
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Prof. Dr. Homer Rahnejat
Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
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Interests: multibody dynamics; contact mechanics; vibrations; lubrication; bearings
Prof. Dr. Alessandro Reali
Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Pavia, Pavia 27100, Italy
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Interests: Computational Mechanics; Finite Element Analysis;Isogeometric Analysis; Advanced Constitutive Modeling; Computational Biomechanics; Fluid-Structure Interaction
Prof. Dr. Maria A.M. Reis
Department of Chemistry; Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
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Interests: Resource recovery, phosphorus and nitrogen removal, microbial biopolymers, biological wastewater treatment, anerobic digestion
Dr. Korin Richmond
Univ Edinburgh, Ctr Speech Technol Res, Edinburgh EH8 9YL, Midlothian, Scotland
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Interests: speech and language processing
Prof. Dr. Saffa Riffat
President--World Society of Sustainable Energy Technologies, Head of Architecture, Energy & Environment Research Group, Department of Architecture & Built Environment, Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
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Interests: low carbon buildings; renewable energy and HVAC systems
Prof. Filippo Romanato
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Padova, Via 8 Febbraio 1848, 2, 35122 Padova PD, Italy
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Interests: high resolution lithographic; photonic devices based on the orbital angular momentum of the light; bioplasmonic sensors; photonic and nano-optical devices
Prof. Dr. Felipe Rosa
Department of Energy Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Seville, Seville 41092, Spain
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Interests: integration of renewable energies and hydrogen production; hydrogen as energy vector; fuel cells; reformer for hydrogen production; concentrated solar energy; use of solar energy for cooling purposes
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Polymer Electrolyte Membrane (PEM) Fuel Cells
Prof. Dr. Marco Rossi
Department of Basic and Applied Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, via A. Scarpa 16, 00161 Rome - Italy
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Interests: carbon nanomaterials, nanocomposites, nanocharacterizations, electron microscopies, electron diffraction, scanning probe microscopies
Prof. Dr. Sylvie Rousset
University of Paris Diderot, UMR 7162 CNRS, MPQ, Case 7021, 75205 Paris Cedex 13, France
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Interests: condensed matter physics; nanosciences; self-organization and surface physics; nanomagnetism and nanospintronics; electronic properties of nano-objects; graphene and carbon nanotubes; scanning tunneling microscopy/spectroscopy
Dr. Magnus Rydén
Department of Energy and Environment, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg SE-412 96, Sweden
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Interests: chemical-looping combustion; fluidized bed combustion; hydrogen generation; biomass as fuel and resource; carbon capture and storage
Dr. José Santamaria
Department of Informática, University de Jaén, Jaén 23071, Spain
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Interests: evolutionary computation; computer vision and computer graphics; applications of soft computing to real-world problems
Prof. Dr. Saveria Santangelo
Department of Civil, Energy, Environmental and Materials Engineering (DICEAM), Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria, Reggio Calabria 89122, Italy
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Interests: Raman scattering analysis of solids; synthesis, analysis and optimisation of nanostructured materials; nanocarbons; nanocomposites; electro-spun nanomaterials for applications in energy storage and conversion, water treatment, sensing, catalysis and photo-catalysis
Prof. Dr. Dibyendu Sarkar
Department of Civil, Environmental, and Ocean Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA
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Interests: trace element biogeochemistry; green technology; environmental quality; environmental remediation; environmental geochemistry
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Sustainable Environmental Remediation
Prof. Dr. Marco Scalerandi
Applied Science and Technology Department, Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, Torino 10129, Italy
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Interests: nonlinear acoustics; ultrasound propagation; ultrasonic nondestructive testing; acoustic metamaterials; nonlinear ultrasonic experiments; elastic properties of concrete; concrete self healing
Dr. Paul Schaffer
Head, Nuclear Medicine, TRIUMF, 4004 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2A3,Canada
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Interests: radiochemistry; radiopharmaceutical development; molecular imaging; positron emission tomography, radioisotope production and applications
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Special Issue in Molecules: PET Chemistry in Molecular Imaging
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Radioisotope Production and Applications
Prof. Dr. Jörg Schreiber
Faculty of Physics, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich 81377, Germany
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Interests: Laser-driven particle acceleration, laser plasma interaction, high-power laser pulses, attosecond light sources
Prof. Dr. Johannes Schwank
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; automotive emission control; fuel reforming; photocatalysis; gas sensors
Dr. Cem Selcuk
TWI Ltd - Granta Park, Cambridge CB21 6AL, UK
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Interests: metallurgical engineering; materials processing; materials design; powder metallurgy; reactive sintering; additive manufacturing; non-destructive testing; quality control; structural integrity
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Quality Control in Net-Shape Manufacturing Environment
Prof. Dr. Tomonobu Senjyu
Faculty of Engineering, University of the Ryukyus, 1 Senbaru Nishihara-cho, Nakagami Okinawa 903-0213, Japan
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Interests: renewable energy; power systems; power electronics; system control; optimization; smart grid; energy storage; smart house; smart city; motor drives; artificial intelligence; electric vehicles
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Photovoltaic Generation
Special Issue in Sustainability: Sustainable Electric Power Systems Research
Special Issue in Energies: Emerging Power Electronics Technologies for Power Systems and Machine Drives
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Renewable Energy 2018
Prof. Dr. Christophe A. Serra
Precision Macromolecular Chemistry group (PMC), Charles Sadron Institute (ICS) - CNRS UPR 22, European Engineering School of Chemistry, Polymers and Materials Science (ECPM), University of Strasbourg (UniStra), Strasbourg 67087, France
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Interests: polymers, nanoparticles, microfluidics, drug delivery, nanocarriers, flow chemistry
Prof. Dr. Weon Gyu Shin
School of Mechanical Engineering, Chungnam National University, 99 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34134, Korea
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Interests: experiments and analysis of fluid flow; aerosol and particle technology; particle removal & collection; energetic materials; photoelectrochemcial system; water splitting; CVD process; paricle coating & film synthesis
Prof. Dr. Yasuhide Shindo
Department of Materials Processing, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Aoba-yama 6-6-02, Sendai 980-8579, Japan
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Interests: mesomechanics of material systems and structures; electromagnetic fracture and damage mechanics; dynamics and cryomechanics of advanced composite materials/structural alloys; reliability and durability of micro/nano components and devices
Prof. Dr. Pierluigi Siano
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Salerno, Fisciano (SA) 84084, Italy
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Interests: smart grids; energy management; power systems; demand response
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Special Issue in Energies: Innovative Methods for Smart Grids Planning and Management
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Developing and Implementing Smart Grids: Novel Technologies, Techniques and Models
Special Issue in Energies: Distribution System Operation and Control
Prof. Dr. Armando Silvestre
CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials, Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
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Interests: sustainable extraction and upgrading of added-value compounds from biomass, addressing mainly bioactive compounds through the use benign solvents; new biobased polymers derived from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid and new functional (nano)composite materials and biomaterials based on biopolymers and cellulose (nano)fibers
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Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Cellulosic Materials 2014
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Prof. Dr. Peter Raymond Slater
School of Chemistry, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
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Interests: fuel cells and electrolysers; Lithium and Sodium ion batteries; solid state chemistry; perovskite materials; neutron diffraction; oxygen storage materials
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: New Materials for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells/Electrolysers
Prof. Dr. Gregory Slepyan
Department of Physical Electronics, School of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
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Interests: antennas; microwave theory and techniques; carbon nanotubes and graphene; semiconductor quantum dots; quantum optics; nonlinear oscillations and waves
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Nano-Antennas
Dr. Igor Smolyaninov
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
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Interests: surface optics; plasmonics; electromagnetic metamaterials; hyperbolic metamaterials
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Hyperbolic Metamaterials: Novel Phenomena and Applications
Dr. Gangbing Song
Smart Materials & Structures Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
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Interests: smart sensors; smart structures; piezoelectic sensors; ultrosinic transducers; strain sensors; fiber optical sensors; embedded sensors; nondestructive testing; structural health monitoring
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Special Issue in Sensors: Recent Advances of Piezoelectric Transducers and Applications
Special Issue in Sensors: Smart Sensors and Smart Structures
Dr. Calliope-Louisa Sotiropoulou
Department of Physics “Enrico Fermi”, University of Pisa and Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN) Pisa Section, Pisa 56127, Italy
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Interests: Image Processing Systems and Hardware Accelerators, Machine Vision, Trigger and Data Acquisition Systems, Pattern Recognition, Reconfigurable Computing Systems, Particle Tracking Systems, Big Data Processing Systems
Prof. Dr. Jens Nørkær Sørensen
Head of Section of Fluid Mechanics, Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby DK-2800, Denmark
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Interests: Aerodynamics and aero-acoustics of wind turbines; Wind Energy; Computational fluid dynamics; Rotating flows (vortex breakdown); Low-dimensional modelling (POD); Bio fluid mechanics (transport processes in biological cells)
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Spagnolo
PolySense Lab—Department of Physics, Politecnico di Bari, Via Amendola 173, 70126 Bari, Italy
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Interests: optoacoustic gas sensing; Quantum Cascade lasers; spectroscopic techniques for real-time device monitoring; thermal modeling of optoelectronic devices
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Special Issue in Sensors: Infrared and THz Sensing and Imaging
Special Issue in Sensors: Optical Sensing and Imaging, from UV to THz Range
Prof. Dr. Christian Spielmann
Institute of Optics and Quantum Electronics, Abbe Center of Photonics, University of Jena, Fürstengraben 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
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Interests: ultrafast lasers, nonlinear optics, high harmonic generation, XUV microscopy and spectroscopy, laser based x-ray sources
Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Stratakis
Laser and Applications division of the Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (IESL), Foundation of Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH), Vassilika Vouton Heraklion Crete, GR-700 13, Greece
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Interests: Laser materials interaction, Superhydrophobicity, Biomimetic Biomaterials, Organic Electronics, 2D materials
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Biomimetic and Functional Materials
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Novel Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering 2018
Prof. Dr. Michael (Misha) Sumetsky
Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, Birmingham B4 7ET, United Kingdom
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Interests: optical fibers; optical microfibers and nanofibers; optical microresonators; photonic crystal fibers; theoretical electrodynamics
Prof. Dr. Andreas Sumper
CITCEA-UPC, Department of Electrical Engineering, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: electrical engineering, energy efficiency, power grid, renewable energy, smart grid, digital energy, electricity markets, electric cars charging
Dr. Darren Sun
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, 50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798, Singapore
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Interests: membrane separation for desalination; water reclamation and water quality control; environmental applications and implication of nanomaterials; engineered hybrid multifunctional membrane for sustainable production of water and energy
Prof. Dr. Zhipei Sun
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, Tietotie 3, FI-00076 Espoo, Finland
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Interests: photonics; optoelectronics
Dr. Luyi Sun
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Polymer Program, Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
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Interests: polymers; composites; organic-inorganic hybrids; polymer processing; green science; solid state chemistry; layered compounds; clays; hydrates
Prof. Dr. Yaping Sun
Department of Chemistry and Laboratory for Emerging Materials and Technology, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634-0973, USA
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Interests: carbon nanotubes; carbon dots; nanoenergetics; photoactive nanomaterials; optical bioimaging
Prof. Dr. Alexander Sutin
Davidson Laboratory, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA
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Interests: Underwater; Nonlinear and Time reversal acoustics
Prof. Dr. Domenico Talia
DIMES, Università della Calabria, Via P. Bucci 41c 87036 Rende, CS, Italy
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Interests: Cloud computing; scalable data analysis; parallel processing; distributed systems and Big Data
Prof. Dr. Candan Tamerler
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Institute for Bioengineering Research,University of Kansas, 1530 W 15th St Learned Hall Lawrence, KS-66045, USA
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Interests: Bio-Nano Interfaces, Bio-nanotechnology, Surfaces, Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, Nano-Biosensors, Biocatalysis Molecular Biomimetics, Bioengineering
Prof. Dr. Lorenzo J. Tardón
ATIC Research Group, Dept. Ingeniería de Comunicaciones, E.T.S.I. Telecomunicación, Universidad de Málaga, Andalucía Tech, Campus de Teatinos s/n, Málaga 29071, Spain
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Interests: serious games; digital audio and image processing; pattern analysis and recognition and applications of signal processing techniques and methods
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Digital Audio and Image Processing with Focus on Music Research
Prof. Dr. Mauro Tonelli
Department of Physics, University of Pisa, Lungarno Antonio Pacinotti, 43, 56126 Pisa PI, Italy
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Interests: crystal growth; solid state laser; photovoltaic applications; solid state spectroscopy of RE inside insulators
Prof. Dr. Renato Torre
European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Firenze Via Carrara 1, Sesto Fiorentino 50019, Firenze, Italy
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Interests: non-linear spectroscopy; time-resolved spectroscopy; ultrafast laser spectroscopy; transient grating; optical kerr effect; glass structure and dynamics; glass transition; acoustic propagation; phononic phenomena; liquid crystal; birefringence; order-disorder transitions; water physics
Prof. Fan-Gang Tseng
Department of Engineering and System Science, National Tsing-Hua University, Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan
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Interests: MEMS/NEMS; microfluidics; 3D tissue culture; electrochemical sensors; nanotechnology in biomedical application
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Special Issue in Sensors: Biomicrofluidics
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Single Cell Technology
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Microfluidics in Biology and Medicine
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Nanomedicine/Molecular Medicine
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Organs on a Chips
Prof. Dr. Kiyoshi Ueda
Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8577, Japan
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Interests: electron dynamics; molecular dynamics; atoms, molecules and clusters; ultrafast phenomena; photoionization; molecular imaging; electron spectroscopy; many particle spectroscopy; coherent control; free electron lasers
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: X-Ray Free-Electron Laser
Dr. Carlo Vallati
Department of Information Engineering, University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino, Pisa 156122, Italy
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Interests: Internet of Things; Edge/Fog Computing; Sensor Networks; Machine-to-Machine communications
Prof. Dr. M.C.M. van de Sanden
Dutch Institute for Fundamental Energy Research (DIFFER), De Zaale 20, 5612 AJ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Interests: plasma physics; plasma chemistry; plasma processing; plasmachemical conversion; thin film deposition; plasma etching; energy storage; (photo-)electrochemistry
Prof. Dr. Bart Van der Bruggen
Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Celestijnenlaan 200F - bus 02423, B-3001 Leuven, Belgium
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Interests: separation processes; membrane technology; chemical engineering; resource recovery; hybrid separation and reaction/separation systems; low cost and high performance technologies; water treatment; potable water; wastewater
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Special Issue in Membranes: Membrane Nanofiltration and Reverse Osmosis
Prof. Dr. Rajender S. Varma
1. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, ORD National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Water Systems Division/Water Resources Recovery Branch, 26 West M.L.K. Dr., MS 443, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA
2. Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Olomouc, Šlechtitelů 11, 783 71 Olomouc, Czech Republic
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Interests: organic chemistry; nanotechnology; synthetic organic chemistry; heterogeneous atalysis; synthetic heterocyclic chemistry; nano-catalysis; microwave assisted organic synthesis
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Greener and Sustainable Chemistry
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Nano-Catalysts and Their Applications
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Sustainable Nanoparticles - Their Synthesis and Catalytic Applications
Dr. César M. A. Vasques
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
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Interests: dynamics, vibration and damping; smart materials and structures;computational and experimental mechanics; mechatronics and structural control; structural acoustics; structural health monitoring; impact and wave propagation; composite structures; machine design; power transformers design
Dr. Christos Verikoukis
Senior Researcher, Telecommunications Technological Centre of Catalonia, Av. Carl Friedrich Gauss, 7, Castelldefels 08860, Spain
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Interests: ARQ schemes; MAC protocols; RRM algorithms; cross-layer techniques and cooperative communications in wireless communications systems such as WLAN, WiMax and Wireless Sensor Networks
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Special Issue in Sensors: Body Sensor Networks for Healthcare and Pervasive Applications
Prof. Dr. Rui Vilar
Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon, Ave Rovisco Pais, P-1049001 Lisbon, Portugal
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Interests: Laser materials processing; Laser deposition; Laser cladding; Ultrafast laser materials processing; Surface engineering; Laser surface treatment; Tribology
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Special Issue in Materials: Laser Cladding
Dr. Alberto Villa
Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Golgi 19, I-20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: metal nanoparticles; heterogeneous catalysis; nanostructured metal oxides; functionalized carbons; metal carbides; biomass transformation
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Special Issue in Materials: Nanoparticle Synthesis and Applications in Catalysis
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanostructure Metal Alloys for the Transformation of Biomass
Prof. Dr. Peter Walla
School of Psychology, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308 NSW, Newcastle, Australia
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Interests: applied neuroscience; sub- and unconscious information processing in the human brain; emotion; cognition; memory; olfaction; product evaluation; consumer behavior; decision making
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Special Issue in Brain Sciences: The Brain Knows More than It Admits: The Control of Cognition and Emotion by Non-Conscious Processes
Prof. Dr. -Ing. Jorg Wallaschek
Institute of Dynamics and Vibration Research, Leibniz University Hannover, 30167 Hannover, Germany
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Interests: piezoelectric systems and ultrasonic technologies; automotive engineering (in particular NVH and acoustics); contact mechanics and friction; nonlinear oscillations; rotor dynamics
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Special Issue in Materials: Contact Mechanics and Elastomer Friction of Materials
Dr. Hung-Yu Wang
Department of Electronic Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, 415 Chien-Kung Road, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
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Interests: analog circuits design, signal processing, sensor and applied electronics
Prof. Dr. Jiazhao Wang
Institute for Superconducting and Electronic Materials (ISEM), University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia
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Interests: nanostructured material synthesis and applications for energy, conducting polymer composites, electrocatalysts, energy storage and conversion
Prof. Dr. Joseph Wang Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
Department of Nanonengineering, University of California San Diego (UCSD), 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0448, USA
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Interests: advanced nanomotors, nanorobots and nanoactuators, bioelectronics and electrochemical biosensors, wearable sensor systems, soft advanced materials for energy harvesting
Dr. Dong Hwan Wang
Associate Professor School of Integrative Engineering, Chung-Ang University, Seoul 06974, Korea
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Interests: Organic Electronics, Perovskite Solar Cells, Device Physics, Nanomaterials (Synthesis & Characterization), Nanotechnology (Morphology Control, Nanopatterning, Interlayer Engineering, Stamping Transfer Process)
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Special Issue in Polymers: Polymers for Energy Applications
Dr. Gang Wei
Hybrid Materials Interfaces Group, Faculty of Production Engineering and Center for Environmental Research and Sustainable technology (UFT), University of Bremen, D-28359 Bremen, Germany
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Interests: nanomaterials; biomaterials; self-assembly; energy and environmental science; sensors
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Graphene and Graphene Oxide in Biomedical Application
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Self-Assembled Bio-Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: New Materials and Techniques for Environmental Science
Prof. Dr. Magnus Willander
Department of Science and Technology (ITN), Campus Norrköping, Linköping University, SE 60174 Norrköping, Sweden
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Interests: nanomaterials; sensors; nanodevices; soft and solid materials; electrochemical sensors; chemical and biosensors
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Special Issue in Materials: Luminescent Materials 2011
Special Issue in Sensors: Intracellular Sensing
Special Issue in Sensors: Self-Powered Sensors
Prof. Dr. Vladislav V. Yakovlev
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
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Interests: nonlinear optics, microscopy, biophotonics, imaging, ultrafast optics
Prof. Dr. Jiwang Yan
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University, Hiyoshi 3-14-1, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama 223-8522, Japan
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Interests: micro/nano fabrication; nano material processing; laser machining
Prof. Dr. Shoufeng Yang
Professor of Additive Manufacturing, Production Engineering, Machine Design and Automation, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KULeuven), Celestijnenlaan 300, 3001 Heverlee, Leuven, Belgium
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Interests: additive manufacturing; rapid prototyping; multiple materials additive manufacturing; 3D printing; particle technology
Prof. Dr. Richard Yong Qing Fu
Department of Maths, Physics and Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Environment Room E409, Ellison Building, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST, UK
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Interests: thin film technologies and surface coatings for precision engineering (hard coating and nanocomposite coating, wear/friction/corrosion); functionalization (microelectronics, MEMS, optical and biological applications); sensing (gas, environment and biosensor) and energy (solar cell and battery) applications; smart materials, shape memory and piezoelectric materials and films; biomedical microdevices, lab-on-chip; micromechanics, biosensor and microfluidics; nanotechnology, nanowires, and microelectromechanical systems (MEMS); shape memory polymer nanocomposites and microactuators; nanotechnology, biomaterials, microelectronic materials
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Special Issue in Sensors: Acoustic Wave Resonator-Based Sensors
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Radiation Effects of Materials with Laser, Ion Beam and Rays
Dr. Hyeonseok Yoon
(1) School of Polymer Science and Engineering, Chonnam National University
(2) Department of Polymer Engineering, Graduate School, Chonnam National University, 77 Yongbong-ro, Buk-gu, Gwangju 61186, South Korea
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Interests: conducting polymers, nanocarbons, nanohybrids, nanocomposites, sensors, electrochemistry, energy devices
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Special Issue in Polymers: Conductive Polymers 2016
Special Issue in Polymers: Conductive Polymers 2017
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Recent Trends in Polymer Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Prof. Dr. Jan Yperman
Research Group of Applied and Analytical Chemistry, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek B-3590, Belgium
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Interests: sulfur and coal, pyrolysis, adsorption of organic and inorganic pollutants, char as adsorbent and as soil amendment, activated carbon
Prof. Dr. Choongho Yu
Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, College station, Texas, TX 77843, USA
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Interests: energy conversion; energy storage; thermoelectric; Li-S batteries; Li-Air batteries; thermal transport; thermal management; supercapacitor; fuel cell; piezoelectric
Prof. Dr. Talal Yusaf
Faculty of Engineering and Surveying Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, 4350, Australia
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Interests: renewable energy; energy generation; conversion and Storage; alternative fuels for internal combustion engine; microalgae fuel; mechanical method for water treatment
Prof. Dr. Amir A. Zadpoor
Department of Biomechanical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical, Maritime, and Materials Engineering, Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), Mekelweg 2, Delft 2628CD, The Netherlands
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Interests: biofabrication and additive bio-manufacturing; mechanobiology; surface bio-functionalization; infection prevention and treatment; metamaterials
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Special Issue in Materials: Mechanics of Biomaterials
Special Issue in Metals: Metallic Biomaterials
Special Issue in Materials: Biomaterials and Tissue Biomechanics
Special Issue in Materials: Perspectives on Additively Manufactured Metallic Materials
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Current Trends in Metallic Biomaterials: From Additive Manufacturing to Bio-functilozation, Infection-Prevention, and Beyond
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Biofabrication: from Additive Bio-Manufacturing to Bioprinting
Dr. Jiujun Zhang
NRC Energy, Mining & Environment, National Research Council Canada, Government of Canada, Vancouver, BC 4250, Canada
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Interests: Electrochemistry; Electrocatalysis; Energy Materials; Fuel cells; batteries; supercapacitors; Electrolysis
Prof. Dr. Shujun Zhang
ISEM/AIIM, University of Wollongong, NSW 2500, Wollongong, Australia
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Interests: Piezoelectricity, Ferroelectricity, Crystals, Ceramics, Transducers
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Piezoelectric Actuators
Prof. Dr. Yong-Wei Zhang
Institute of High Performance Computing, A*STAR, 138632 Singapore
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Interests: modelling and simulations; growth, structure, processing and properties of nanomaterials; additive manufacturing
Prof. Dr. Yuyuan Zhao
School of Engineering, University of Liverpool, The Quadrangle, Brownlow Hill L69 3GH, UK
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Interests: porous metals; metal foams; fluid flow and heat transfer in porous media; powder metallurgy
Dr. Xiaoshu Zhu
Director of Academic Program, Chinese Medicine School of Sciences and Health National Institute of Complementary Medicine Research, Western Sydney University, Sydney, NSW 2751, Australia
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Interests: complementary medicine; chinese medicine; acupuncture; cancer care; women’s health
Prof. Dr. Bingsuo Zou
Beijing Key Lab of Nanophotonics and Ultrafine Optoelectronic Systems, School of Physics, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, China
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Interests: photonic materials; laser spectroscopy; nanophysics
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