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Dr. Zsuzsanna Szaller
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Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest, Hungary
Interests: single crystal growth; high-temperature top-seeded solution growth; non-faceted growth; stoichiometric LiNbO3; optical damage resistant dopants
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Prof. Dr. Yiyu Ou
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Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, DK-2800, Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: light-emitting materials; semiconductor devices; LED; nanophotonics; optoelectronics
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Dr. Monica Ciomaga Hatnean
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Department of Physics, The University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
Interests: crystal growth; materials synthesis; characterisation techniques; inorganic compounds; materials with emergent properties; exotic states of matter; condensed matter physics; solid state chemistry
Dr. Davit Jishkariani
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Associate Technical Director of Chemical and Nanoparticle Synthesis Core (CNSC), Perelman School of Medicine, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Interests: colloidal nanomaterials; soft nanomaterials; dendrimers and dendritic polymers; dendrimer nanoparticle hybrids; Janus nanoparticles; functional nanomaterials; surface functionalization
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Dr. Manish Mishra
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Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Interests: Crystal engineering; materials chemistry; mechanical properties of molecular crystals; soft molecular materials; smart responsive materials; ionic liquids; coordination chemistry with f-element complexes
Dr. Mateusz Mrukiewicz
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Institute of Applied Physics, Faculty of Advanced Technologies and Chemistry, Military University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: soft matter; liquid crystals; materials characterization; dielectric spectroscopy; electro-optics; nanoparticles
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Dr. Kanupriya Pande
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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, United States
Interests: x-ray crystallography; coherent diffractive imaging; single-particle imaging; phasing; x-ray and electron tomography
Dr. Antonio De Nicola
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Department of Organic Materials Science, Yamagata University, 4-3-16 Jonan Yonezawa, Yamagata-ken 992-8510, Japan
Interests: molecular dynamics; atomistic models; coarse grained models; periodic structures; mesoporous crystalline structures
Dr. Andrea Bernasconi
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Central Laboratory of Ideal Standard, Trichiana, BL, Italy
Interests: X-ray powder diffraction; Rietveld method; total scattering; glass; glass-ceramics and materials characterization
Dr. Rezwanul Haque
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Senior Lecturer, School of Science and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
Interests: Residual stress; neutron diffraction; neutron tomography; powder diffraction; self piercing rivet; materials characterization
Dr. Piotr Smarzewski
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Department of Structural Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Lublin University of Technology, Nadbystrzycka 40 Str., 20-618 Lublin, Poland
Interests: structural engineering; concrete structures; construction materials; ultra-high performance concrete; high performance concrete; fiber reinforced concrete; self-compacting concrete; eco-efficient concrete; fracture mechanics; microstructural investigation; durability; numerical analysis and experimental testing of materials and structures
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Dr. Sujit Das
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Department of Material Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Interests: complex oxide thin films and devices; magnetism; ferroelectrics; negative capacitance
Dr. Karol Strzałkowski
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Institute of Physics, Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Informatics, Nicolaus Copernicus University of Torun, Torun, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland
Dr. Víctor Jesús Gómez Hernández
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Division of Solid State Physics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Interests: epitaxy; nanowires; quantum dots; III-V materials; III-nitrides; molecular beam epitaxy; metal organic vapor Phase epitaxy; displacement talbot lithography
Dr. Ghodrat Mahmoudi
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University of Maragheh, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Maragheh, Iran
Interests: inorganic synthesis; coordination complexes; structural chemistry; solid-state characterization; crystal engineering; structure analysis
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Dr. Beatrice Pomaro
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Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Padova, Italy
Interests: finite element method; computational mechanics; constitutive modeling; dynamic stability; concrete; damage; concrete durability; nuclear radiation; radiation damage
Dr. Janardan Dagar
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Young Investigator Group, Hybrid Materials Formation and Scaling, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (HZB), Berlin, Germany
Interests: in-situ X-ray and photoluminescence monitoring; up scaling to the large area process development; organic and perovskite solar cells and module; SEM characterization; laser patterning; electrical device measurements; perovskite tandem; device stability monitoring
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Prof. Dr. Chongchong Qi
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School of Resources and Safety Engineering, Central South University, Changsha, China
Interests: crystalline materials; cement; cemented paste backfill; solid waste recycling; first-principles calculations; density functional theory; molecular dynamics; artificial intelligence; machine learning
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Dr. Soumyananda Chakraborti

1: Department of Nanoscience and Molecular Medicine, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi , India
2: ICCVS, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
3: Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Interests: protein engineering; X-ray crystallography; crystal engineering; protein super-lattice; synthetic biology; bio-nanotechnology; bio-hybrid material; chemical biology; bio-mineralization
Dr. Leslie T. Mushongera
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Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, USA
Interests: materials modeling; metals and alloys; nanocrystalline materials; phase field modeling; crystal plasticity finite element modeling
Dr. Anssi Peuronen

University of Turku, Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of Materials Chemistry and Chemical Analysis, Inorganic Materials Chemistry Group, Turku, Finland
Interests: Crystal engineering; supramolecular chemistry; intermolecular interactions; halogen bonding; metal-organic frameworks; X-ray crystallography; computational methods (DFT); inorganic materials
Dr. Aida Serrano
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Electroceramic Department, Instituto de Cerámica y Vidrio, CSIC, C/ Kelsen 5, E-28049 Madrid, Spain
Interests: nanostructures; thin films; multifunctional systems; plasmonics; synchrotron radiation techniques; Raman spectroscopy; surface and interface effects; local interactions
Dr. Ge Yang
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Department of Nuclear Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 27695-7909 USA
Interests: crystal growth; crystal characterization; radiation detectors; II-VI semiconductors; Ga2O3; perovskites
Dr. Rustem Zairov
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Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry, FRC Kazan Scientific Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Interests: thin films and nanotechnology; polymers; nanomaterials; nanoparticle synthesis; analytical chemistry; fluorescence; luminescence; absorption; UV-visible spectroscopy; colloid chemistry; dynamic light scattering; energy transfer; sensorics
Dr. Anamarija Stanković
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Institute for General, Inorganic and Physical Chemistry and Teaching Methods in Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek, Ulica cara Hadrijana 8/A, 31000 Osijek, Croatia
Interests: spontaneous precipitation; precipitation in vitro; precipitation with additives; pathological biomineralization; biomineralization
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Dr. Ruofan Wang
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Saint-Gobain Research North America, Northborough, MA 01532, USA
Interests: solid state electrochemistry; fuel cells; solid state battery; thin films and coatings; energy storage and conversion; energy materials; proton conducting ceramics; mixed ionic-electronic conductors
Dr. Amr Ahmad Nada

Institut Européen des Membranes UMR5635, Montpellier, France
Interests: Inorganic crystalline materials; hybrid and composite crystalline materials; nanofibers ; materials science; photocatalytic Materials; HER; OER and water splitting
Dr. Eder Amayuelas
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Conditions Extrêmes et Matériaux: Haute Température et Irradiation CEMHTI - CNRS, Orléans, France
Interests: X-ray crystallography; crystal structures; structure1 solution and refinement; crystalline porous materials; materials synthesis; materials characterization; metal-organic materials; carbon materials; graphene-based materials' structure
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Prof. Dr. Michele Brun
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica, Chimica e dei Materiali Università di Cagliari, 09124 Cagliari, Italy
Interests: Solid mechanics; wave propagation; metamaterials; fracture propagation; auxetic; crystal lattices; numerical methods (finite element, integral equations, variational formulations, discrete systems)
Dr. Claudia Masselli
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University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
Interests: magnetocaloric; electrocaloric; barocaloric; elastocaloric; caloric; renewable energy; nanofluids; vapor compression; heat transfer
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Dr. André Augusto
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Solar Power Laboratory, School of Elect Compt. and Energy Eng., Arizona State University, USA
Interests: Defects characterization, silicon growth, solar cells, amorphous/crystalline interface
Dr. Sherif A. Tawfik Abbas

RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: density functional theory; machine learning; elasticity; anelasticity; superconductivity; neuromorphic computing; artificial synapse; quantum emission; exchange correlation; van der Waals; 2D materials; molecular electronics
Dr. Leslie Hamachi
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Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, USA
Interests: nanomaterials; nucleation and growth; quantum dots; nanoplatelets; covalent organic frameworks; Metal Organic Frameworks
Dr. Daewoon Lim
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Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Kitashirakawa Oiwakecho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8502, Japan
Interests: metal-organic framework; porous coordination polymer; gas storage and separation; ionic conductivity; heterogeneous catalyst; proton conductivity; solid-state electrolyte
Dr. Mrutyunjay Panigrahi
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Head, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, ITE, Indus University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Interests: extractive metallurgy; recycling of materials; ionic liquids; composite materials; biomaterials; energy storage materials
Dr. Loukya Boddapati
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Nanostructured Materials Research group, Department of Advanced Electron Microscopy Imaging and Spectroscopy, International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory, Portugal
Interests: transmission electron microscopy; electron energy loss spectroscopy; two-dimensional layered materials; in-situ studies; magnetic materials
Dr. Ninel Kokanyan
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Laboratoire Matériaux Optiques, Photonique et Systèmes (LMOPS),CentraleSupélec, Université Paris-Saclay, France
Interests: Raman Spectroscopy; lithium niobate crystals; Ferroelectric crystals; photorefractivity; saw sensors
Dr. Ilya Kubasov
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National University of Science and Technology "MISiS", 4, Leninsky avenue, 119049 Moscow, Russia
Interests: ferroelectrics; sensors; lithium niobate; lithium tantalate; crystals; energy harvesting
Dr. Eldad Holdengreber
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Ariel University, Appl. Superconductivity and optical spectroscopy lab, Israel
Interests: HTSC; Josephson junctions; THz radiation detectors; microwave; RF mapping for robotic systems; dsp
Dr. Kostas Bethanis
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Division of Food, Biotechnology and Development, Biotechnology Department, Agricultural University of Athens, Iera Odos 75, Athens 118 55, Greece
Interests: inclusion complexes; cyclodextrins; natural products; protein crystallography; computational methods development in X-ray crystallography; molecular dynamics
Dr. Artemios Karvounis
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Optical Nanomaterials Group, Institute of Quantum Electronics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: optoelectronics; nanophotonics; nonlinear optics; electro-optical effects; Metamaterials; nanomaterials; nanomechanics; chalcogenides; two-dimensional materials; Perovskites; diamond; nanostructured materials
Dr. Karen Robertson
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University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Interests: flow technologies, continuous crystallisation, crystallisation, in situ monitoring
Dr. Leo J. McGilly
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Department of Physics, Columbia University, USA
Interests: Scanning probe microscopy; 2D materials; graphene; ferroelectrics; Thin Films; focused ion beam microscopy; domains; domain walls
Dr. Luoran Shang
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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States
Interests: droplet microfluidics; colloidal crystal; high-throughput analysis; bioinspired materials
Dr. Ludovic Cauvin
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Université de Technologie de Compiègne, Laboratoire Roberval FRE UTC-CNRS 2012, COMPIEGNE, FRANCE
Interests: nanocomposites; micromechanical modeling; homogenization; computational mechanics; polycrystalline material; relationship between microstructures and mechanical properties of materials
Dr. Dawei Wang
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The University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TG, United Kingdom
Interests: dielectrics; Piezoelectrics; energy storage; capacitors; microwave ceramics
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Dr. Denis Karimov
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Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography, Federal Scientific Research Сentre "Сrystallography and Photonics" Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninskii prospekt, Moscow 119333, Russia
Interests: inorganic fluorides; growth from melt; bulk crystals; nanocrystals; rare earth ions; nonstoichiometry; optical spectroscopy; up-conversion; ionic conductivity
Dr. Gavril Grebenisan
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University of Oradea, Oradea, Romania
Interests: numerical methods; Finite elements method; plastic and superplastic deformation
Dr. Hatem Abushammala
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Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research (WKI), Bienroder Weg 54E, 38108 Braunschweig, Germany
Interests: cellulose; nanocellulose; wood; crystallography; lignin; hemicelluloses; ionic liquids; pulping; polymers
Dr. João Filipe Horta Belo Da Silva
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IFIMUP, University of Porto, Portugal
Interests: condensed Matter & amp; materials physics; magnetism; phase transitions; structural properties; thermal properties; magnetic coupling; critical phenomena; nanocrystals; entropy; thermal conductivity; thermal expansion; Thermomagnetic effects; transport phenomena; nanostructures; Multifunctional Materials; thin films; nanoparticles; magnetocaloric effect; magnetostrictive effect; crystallography; X-ray techniques
Dr. Lei Wang
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Department of Physics, Columbia University, United States
Interests: nano-electronics; semiconductor devices physics; 2D materials; graphene; transition metal dichalcogenides; van der waals heterostructures; electron-transport; superconductor; Quantum Hall Effect; electron interactions
Dr. Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez
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Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University, 17 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA 02138, USA
Interests: correlated materials; low temperature physics; superconductivity; crystal growth; charge density wave state
Dr. Maria Luisa De Giorgi
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Università del Salento, Dipartimento di Matematica e Fisica "Ennio De Giorgi", Lecce (Italy)
Interests: optical spectroscopy, laser–matter interaction, scanning electron microscopy, X-ray microanalysis
Dr. Marina Knyazeva
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Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Materials Test Engineering, TU Dortmund University, D-44227 Dortmund, Germany
Interests: Material science; EBSD; fractography; Metallography; Microscopy; sem; microstructure; afm; nanoindentation; material charachterization; mechanical behavior; Deformation mechanisms; Failure Analysis; hydrogen embrittlement; stainless steel; biomaterials; biomimetic; In Situ Testing; in vitro testing; micro-magnetic characterization; Barkhausen noise analysis
Dr. Masato Sotome
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Emergent Photodynamics Research Team, Cross-Divisional Material Research Program, RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science, Saitama 351-0198, Japan
Interests: nonlinear optics in crystals
Dr. Ludovico Megalini
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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
Interests: wide bandgap materials for photonics and electronics, SiC and GaN, In/AlGaN, MOCVD growth of InP and GaAs on Silicon, micro and nanofabrication
Dr. Mindaugas Macernis
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Institute of Chemical Pysics, Faculty of Physics, Vilnius University, Saulėtekio al. 3, LT-10222 Vilnius, Lithuania
Interests: carotenoids; quantum chemistry; Resonance Raman spectra
Dr. Meer Safa
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Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department, Florida International University, 10555 West Flagler St, EC 3275, Miami, FL 33174, USA
Interests: ionic liquids; polymer; composites; catalysts; Thermal analysis; Raman Spectroscopy; energy materials; mechanical properties of materials
Dr. Natarajan Arul Murugan
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KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: molecular crystals; temperature and pressure induced phase transitions; monte carlo simulation; molecular dynamics simulations; Orientational and conformational disorder in molecular crystals
Dr. Christo Nanev
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Rostislaw Kaischew Institute of Physical Chemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
Interests: crystallization; crystal nucleation and growth
Dr. Maksim Starykevich
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Department of Materials Engineering and Ceramic, CICECO, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: electrochemistry; deep eutectic solvents; corrosion; composite gas-separation membranes; solid state chemistry
Prof. Dr. Nikolay M. Ushakov
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Physics Department, University Of Warwick, Coventry, UK
Interests: acoustic properties; magnetic phase transitions; magnetostriction; single crystal membranes; laser interferometry/vibrometry; ultrasound; liquid crystals
Dr. Paweł Czaja
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Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science Polish Academy of Sciences, 30-059 Kraków, 25 Reymonta St., Poland
Interests: heusler alloys; transmission electron microscopy; scanning electron microscopy; magnetic materials; hetergenous catalysis
Dr. Aleksandar Maksimovic
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Laboratory for Molecular Physics and Synthesis of New Materials, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Bijenicka c. 54, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Interests: electronic structure, first principles calculations; density functional theory, molecular dynamics simulation; oxide materials, X-ray absorption/emission, crystal structure
Dr. Damià Garriga
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ALBA Synchrotron Light Facility, Cerdanyola del Valles, Spain
Interests: macromolecule X-ray crystallography; microfocus beamlines; synchrotron serial crystallography; structural virology; protein assemblies
Dr. Nataliya E. Novikova
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Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography of Federal Scientific Research Centre 'Crystallography and Photonics' of Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninskii Prospekt 59, Moscow, 119333 Russian Federation
Interests: X-ray diffraction analysis, single crystals, structure–property relationship, phase transitions, nonlinear optical properties, structure of complex oxides
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Dr. Tomoyuki Hamada
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International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics. National Institute for Materials Science
Interests: Development of first-principles simulation theory and program; high-performance first-principles simulation of condensed matters and molecules
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Dr. Raffaello Mazzaro
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CNR-IMM Bologna, Via Piero Gobetti 101, 40139 Bologna, Italy
Interests: metal oxides; semiconductor nanocrystals; energy conversion; luminescent materials; low-dimensional systems
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Dr. Prithwish Nandi
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Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC), Trinity Technology & Enterprise Campus, Grand Canal Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
Interests: molecular dynamics; density functional theory; ice; hydrates; water; proteins; lysozyme; hydration water; spintronics; crystal defects; superionics; VASP; LAMMPS; GROMACS
Dr. Saeed Tamimi
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Advanced Forming Research Centre- AFRC, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Interests: polycrystalline materials; Crystallographic texture and anisotropy; microstructure design; Cold/hot forming processing; severe plastic deformation; recrystallization; additive manufacturing; Deformation mechanisms
Prof. Dr. Shouxun Ji
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Brunel university London, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH, UK
Interests: solidification of metallic alloys; aluminium alloys; magnesium alloys; phase transformation; microstructure and mechanical properties
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Dr. Shivakant Shukla
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA
Interests: Fatigue; Mechanical properties; Superalloys; Additive manufacturing; Friction stir welding; processing and alloying
Dr. Wazir Muhammad
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Florida Atlantic University, USA
Interests: medical physics; health physics; Monte Carlo simulation for dose calculation; nanostructures and other materials for radiation shielding and dose delivery
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Dr. Ghafar Ali

Nanomaterials group, Department of Physics, Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
Interests: growth and characterization of 2D and 3D materials; applications of 2D and 3D materials; nanotubes, nanowires and quantum dots; biosensors based on 2D and 3D nanostructures
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Prof. Galina M. Kuz'micheva
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MIREA - Russian Technological University (RTU MIREA), Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: diffraction methods; physicochemical methods; crystal chemistry; objects of different dimensions; single-crystal, nanoobjects; polymers; composites; synthesis; structure; properties; forecasting; information technology
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Dr. M. Arslan Shehzad
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Research Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Interests: optoelectronics; low-dimensional materials; liquid crystals
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Prof. Koichi Kakimoto
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Research Institute for Applied Mechanics, Kyushu University, 6-1 Kasuga-koen, Kasuga Fukuoka 816-8580, Japan
Interests: fluid dynamics; quantum mechanics; molecular dinamics; Monte Carlo simulation; solution growth
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Prof. Aleksander Zubelewicz
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The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA
Interests: Viscoplasticity of Metals
Dr. Eda Aydogan
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Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA, Integrated Manufacturing Center, Sabanci University, Istanbul 34906, Turkey
Interests: nano-structured ferritic alloys (nfas); fecral alloys; nano-oxides (nos); neutron diffraction; texture; recrystallization
Dr. Michael Waltl
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TU Wien, Institute for Microelectronics, Vienna, Austria
Interests: Transistor; Reliability;Defects in Semiconductors; Bias Temperatur Instabilities; Hot Carrier Degradation; Time Dependent Dielectric Breakdown; Device Characterization; High Speed Measurement Methods; Noise in Semiconductor Devices; Single-Defects; Spectroscopy; Circuit Simulation; 2D Transistors; Modeling
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Dr. M. Siva Pratap Reddy
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Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
Interests: bio-inspired electronic materials and devices; GaN-related devices; ZnO/ZnS-based nanoparticles; optoelectronic/power devices
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Prof. Alexander Sidorkin
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Voronezh State University, Voronezh, Russia
Interests: domain boundaries; switching processes and dielectric properties of ferroelectrics; ferroelectric nanomaterials
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Dr. Muhammet Tanc
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Universiteit Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium
Interests: structure-based drug design; small molecule synthesis; enzyme-inhibitor interactions; autophagy process; cysteine proteases; carbonic anhydrases; macro-molecular crystallography
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Dr. Monika Bakierska
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Faculty of Chemistry, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
Interests: materials and nanomaterials science; electrochemistry; Li-ion batteries; carbon anode; manganese-based cathode
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Dr. Yang Xia
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College of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou, 310014, China
Interests: carbon based electrodes; Li metal anodes; solid electrolyte; Li-ion batteries; Li-S batteries
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Dr. Elisa Vitiello
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Department of Materials Science, University of Milano - Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Interests: optical properties of group IV heterostructures; epitaxy; semiconductor spintronics; silicon photonics
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Dr. Roberto Bergamaschini
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Department of Materials Science, University of Milano - Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Interests: epitaxy; crystal growth modeling; semiconductors; phase-field; nanostructures
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Dr. Atash V. Gurbanov
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Centro de Química Estrutural, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: noncovalent interactions – hydrogen, halogen, chalcogen, pnictogen, tetrel and triel bonds, pi-interactions etc.; synthesis; crystal engineering
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Dr. Iain Oswald
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Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Interests: high-pressure; co-crystallisation; diffraction; pharmaceutical materials; solid-state; polymorphism
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Prof. Dr. Leonardo Lo Presti
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Chemistry Department, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Golgi 19, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: crystallography; X-ray diffraction; materials science; molecular dynamics; quantum chemistry; molecular recognition
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Dr. Raffaella Soave
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Institute of Chemical Sciences and Technologies Giulio Natta, SCITEC-CNR, Via C. Golgi, 19, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: crystalline solids, molecular structure; supramolecular chemistry; ab initio calculations; structure–activity relationships
Dr. Franziska Emmerling
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Bundesanstalt für Materialforshung und -prüfung
Interests: co-crystallisation; synchrotron; X-ray powder diffraction; nanomaterials; solid-state; polymorphism; mechanochemistry
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Dr. Beata Cristóvão
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Department of General and Coordination Chemistry, and Crystallography, Institute of Chemical Science, Faculty of Chemistry, Marie Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, 20-031 Lublin, Poland
Interests: coordination chemistry; homo- and heteronuclear complexes; Schiff base ligands; thermal analysis; magnetic properties; crystal structure; infrared spectroscopy; 3d/4d-4f metal ions compunds
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Dr. Agata Bartyzel
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Department of General and Coordination Chemistry, and Crystallography, Institute of Chemical Science, Faculty of Chemistry, Marie Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, 20-031 Lublin, Poland
Interests: coordination chemistry; X-ray crystallography; UV-vis spectroscopy; infrared spectroscopy; thermal analysis; transition metal organic compounds
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Dr. Renata Łyszczek
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Department of General and Coordination Chemistry, and Crystallography, Institute of Chemical Science, Faculty of Chemistry, Marie Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, 20-031 Lublin, Poland
Interests: synthesis (HT, HT-MW, mechanochemistry) and characterization of s-, d- and f-metal complexes with O, N and S-donor ligands; coordination polymers and metal–organic frameworks; polycarboxylic acids; luminescent properties; hybrid materials; thermal analysis
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Dr. Damir Kralj
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Division of Materials Chemistry, Ruder Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
Interests: precipitation kinetic and mechanism; crystallization; slightly soluble salts; precursors; calcium carbonates; vaterite; calcite; aragonite; calcium oxalates; biomineralization; industrial crystallization
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Prof. Dr. Marilena Carbone
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Department of Chemical Science and Technologies, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Interests: nanoparticles with electrochemical and biomedical applications; tattoo inks: determination of the composition and removal; surface science: molecules on semiconductors for detection purposes
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Dr. Bharat Gwalani
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, United States
Interests: high-entropy alloys; atom probe tomography; additive manufacturing; shear-assisted alloying; high strain rate deformation
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Dr. Subhashish Meher
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Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, USA
Interests: Co base superalloys; Ni base superalloys; nuclear materials
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Dr. Cristina Puigjaner
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Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: crystal engineering; polymorphism; solvates; cocrystals; intermolecular interactions; powder X-ray diffraction; crystal structure determination; organic compounds
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Dr. Amey Khanolkar
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Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, USA
Interests: laser ultrasonics; phase change materials; multi-scale thermal transport; microstructure-property relationships; nuclear materials
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Dr. Kunal Mondal
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Materials Science and Engineering Department, Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID, 83415, USA
Interests: advanced manufacturing; carbon; sensors; flexible electronics; nanomaterials
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Dr. Jonathan Boltersdorf
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U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD, USA
Interests: energy conversion; photocatalysis; nanomaterials; plasmonics; energy storage; semiconductors
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Dr. Gregory T. Forcherio
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, IN, USA
Interests: plasmonics; 2D materials; electro-optics; infrared sensors; photochemistry; energy harvesting
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Prof. Dr. Maria Gazda
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Faculty of Applied Physics and Mathematics, Gdansk University of Technology, 80-233 Gdansk, Poland
Interests: proton conducting ceramics; mixed electron-ion conductrs; perovskites; high-temperature superconductors; X-ray diffraction
Prof. Dr. Yoshinori Furukawa
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Hokkaido University, Institute of Low Temperature Science, Sapporo, Japan
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Dr. Connie Darmanin
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La Trobe University, ARC Centre of Excellence in Advanced Molecular Imaging, Melbourne, Australia
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Dr. Tadeusz Miruszewski
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Gdańsk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
Dr. Jonathan Amodeo
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Laboratoire MATEIS,UMR CNRS 5510 INSA-Lyon Université Lyon 1, Villeurbanne Cedex, France
Interests: multi-scale modeling of mechanical properties; toward mechanical properties at the nano-scale
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Prof. Peter Lagerlof
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Case Western Reserve University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, USA
Interests: slip and twinning in ceramics and metals; X-ray diffraction; electron microscopy; microstructural development; mechanical properties
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Prof. Dr. Ivan Němec
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Charles University, Faculty of Science, Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: crystal engineering; IR spectroscopy; Raman spectroscopy; nonlinear optics; crystal structure; phase transitions; hydrogen bonds; solid state chemistry
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Dr. Tomaž Apih
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Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Interests: nuclear magnetic resonance; nuclear quadrupole resonance; fast field cycling relaxometry; active pharmaceutical ingredients; liquid crystals; hydrogen storage; quasicrystals; polymorphism
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Dr. Filip Topic
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McGill University, Department of Chemistry, Montreal, Canada
Interests: halogen bonding; X-ray crystallography; cocrystals; mechanochemistry; crystal engineering; supramolecular chemistry
Dr. Masafumi Yoshio
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1. National Institute for Materials Science, Research Center for Functional Materials, Center for Functional Sensor & Actuator, Independent Researcher 1-1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, Japan
2. Hokkaido Univeristy, Graduate School of Chemical Sciences and Engineering, Professor Kita 13, Nishi 8, Kita-ku, Sapporo, 060-8628, Japan
Interests: supramolecular chemistry; stimuli-responsive materials; liquid crystals; self-assembled nanofibers; organic ion and electron conductors; actuators; luminescent materials
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Prof. Nikolaos Bouropoulos
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Department of Materials Science, University of Patras, Greece and Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences (FORTH/ICE-HT), Patras, Greece
Interests: biological mineralization; calcium phosphates; calcium phosphate bone cements; crystal growth; controlled drug delivery systems based on biopolymers; synthesis and characterization of ZnO
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Dr. Marius V. Costache
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Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), CSIC, The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST), Campus UAB, Bellaterra, 08193, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: spintronics; 2D materials; magnonics; graphene
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Dr. Juan F. Sierra
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Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), CSIC, The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST), Campus UAB, Bellaterra, 08193, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: quantum materials; 2D materials; spintronics; thermoelectricity
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Prof. Dr. Changyong Yim
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Department of Energy Chemical Engineering, School of Nano & Materials Science and Engineering, Kyungpook National University (KNU), Sangju, Korea
Interests: metal–organic frameworks; gas sensors; intensive pulsed light technique; quartz crystal microbalance
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Dr. Yan V. Zubavichus
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Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia
Interests: synchrotron radiation; instrumentation development; in situ crystallography; defects and disorder
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Prof. Dr. Ahmad Umar
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Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Arts and Promising Centre for Sensors and Electronic Devices, Najran University, Najran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Interests: semiconductor nanotechnology; functional nanomaterials; sensors; electronic and energy devices; environmental remediation; bio-applications of functional nanomaterials
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Dr. Guan-Young Jeong
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Environmental & Energy Research Group, Research Institute of Industrial Science & Technology (RIST), Pohang, Korea
Interests: metal–organic frameworks; heterogeneous catalysts; material adsorption and separation; biological encapsulation
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Dr. Young Ho Park
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Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003, USA
Interests: computational mechanics; piezoelectric materials; fiber reinforced composite materials; structural health monitoring; fatigue life prediction and reliability analysis; engineering design and optimization; multiscale modeling
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Dr. Changhong Cao
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Interests: mechanics of 2D materials; manufacturing of 2D-materials-based devices/systems; transfer of 2D materials; characterization and characterization technologies of 2D materials; nanomanufacturing
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Dr. Mahdi Hamidi
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Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3G8, Canada
Interests: graphene nanocomposites; functional nanocomposites; functional polymer composite foams
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Dr. Abdessattar Abdelkefi
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Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 108 Jett Hall, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003, USA
Interests: piezoelectric energy harvesting; nonlinear dynamics; vibration and control; fluid–structure interactions; MEMS and NEMS
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Dr. Anna Tasolamprou
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Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas, N. Plastira 100, 70013 Heraklion, Greece
Interests: electromagnetics; metamaterials; metasurfaces; photonic crystals; plasmonics
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Dr. George Kenanakis
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Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas, N. Plastira 100, 70013 Heraklion, Greece
Interests: metamaterials; photonic crystal devices; perfect absorbers; electromagnetic shielding; energy harvesting; sensing; fused deposition modeling (FDM); metal oxides; green chemistry; photocatalysis; FT-IR spectroscopy; Raman spectroscopy
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Dr. Xuchen Wang
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Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, FI-00076 Aalto, Finland
Interests: metasurfaces, 2D-materials, time-modulation, electromagnetic nonreciprocity
Dr. Gihan Velisa
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Horia Hulubei National Institute for Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Măgurele, IF 077125, Romania; Extreme Light Infrastructure–Nuclear Physics (ELI–NP), Măgurele, IF 077125, Romania
Interests: radiation-solid interactions; fundamental and applied research on radiation effects in materials; ion beam modification of materials
Dr. Reza Kia
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Department of Chemistry, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, 11155-8639, Iran
Interests: noncovalent interactions; crystal engineering and molecular interactions in metal carbonyl and metal–organic complexes; laboratory and synchrotron-based crystallography and photocrystallography; theoretical calculations
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Dr. Deep Choudhuri
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Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801, USA
Interests: computational materials science; atomistic simulations; dislocation plasticity; phase trasformations; microstrucutral characterization
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Dr. Evgeny Nazarchuk
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Faculty of Geology, Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg 199034, Russia
Interests: crystal chemistry of uranyl compounds; uranium minerals; sulfate minerals; crystal structures; x-ray methods
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Dr. Natalia V. Zubkova
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Department of Crystallography and Crystal Chemistry, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow 119991, Russia
Interests: XRD analysis; crystal structures; minerals; new structure types; crystal chemistry
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Dr. Riccardo Camattari
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National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN), Ferrara, Italy
Interests: X-ray diffraction; Laue lenses; channeling; beam collimation; beam steering; coheret interactions; crystal machining
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Prof. Dr. Alexandre Zakharov
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Saint Petersburg Institute for Machine Sciences, The Russian Academy of Sciences, Saint Petersburg 199178, Russia
Interests: statistical mechanics of anisotropic systems; physics of liquid crystals; hydrodynamics of anisotropic systems
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Dr. Weijun Ke
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Northwestern University, Evanston, USA
Interests: perovskite solar cells
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Dr. Fabio Iucolano
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: materials engineering; porous materials; zeolites; construction materials; hybrid foams; geopolymers; sustainable building materials; material recycling
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Prof. Dr. Akiko Hori
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Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: Coordination Complex; Crystal Engineering; Fluorine Chemistry; Supramolecular Chemistry
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Dr. Nikolai Zarkevich
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Ames Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy, IA 50011, USA
Interests: magnetocaloric and multi-caloric materials; phase transformations; condensed matter; solid state physics; materials science; thermodynamics; energy
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Prof. Dr. Barbara Liguori
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ACLabs—Applied Chemistry Labs, Department of Chemical, Materials and Industrial Production Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, P.le V. Tecchio 80, 80125 Naples, Italy
Interests: materials engineering; porous materials; zeolites; construction materials; hybrid foams; geopolymers; sustainable building materials; material recycling
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Prof. Dr. Ji-Hoon Lee
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Division of Electronics Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Interests: Optics; Electrooptical materials; Optical films; Liquid Crystals
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Dr. Gwang Mok Kim

Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources
Interests: Carbon nanotube-embedded crystal composites
Dr. Stefano Carli
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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia - Center for Translational Neurosciences Via Fossato di Mortara 17-19, 44121 Ferrara Italy
Interests: conductive polymers; dye sensitized solar cells; electrochemical impedance spectroscopy; electrodeposition; photocatalysis; inorganic chemistry; coordination chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Sang-Yeop Chung
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Sejong University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Interests: construction materials; numerical analysis; material characterization; microstructural investigation
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Dr. Pawel Sikora
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Building Materials and Construction Chemistry, Technische Universität Berlin (Germany) & Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland
Interests: cement-based composites; construction materials; nanotechnology; sustainability; fire resistance
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Dr. Michele Bianchi
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Italian Institute of Technology – Center for Translational Neuroscience, via Fossato di Mortara 17-19, Ferrara, Italy
Interests: organic bioelectronics; nanostructured coatings; bioactive scaffolds
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Dr. Jennifer Gerasimov
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Laboratory of Organic Electronics, Department of Science and Technology, Linköping University, SE-60174 Norrköping, Sweden
Interests: conductive polymers; electropolymerization; templated materials; liquid crystals; bioinspired materials; neuromorphic computing; sensors
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Dr. Stefano Brenna
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Dipartimento di Scienza e Alta Tecnologia, Università degli Studi dell'Insubria, Via Valleggio, 9 - 22100 Como, Italy
Interests: coordination chemistry; d10-metals; metal-azolate polynuclear systems; luminescence; homogeneous catalysis; structure-properties relationships
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Dr. Simone Zanotto
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Istituto di Nanoscienze – CNR, and Laboratorio NEST, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy
Interests: symmetries and functionality in metasurfaces and metamaterials
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Prof. Dr. William Parnell
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Professor of Applied Mathematics and EPSRC research fellow, School of Mathematics, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
Interests: Waves in complex continua; solid mechanics; acoustics, elasticity and elastodynamics; homogenization and micromechanics
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Prof. Dr. Patrice Berthod
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Institut Jean Lamour and Faculty of Sciences and Technologies, University of Lorraine, NANCY (France)
Interests: Elaboration, microstructures and properties of superalloys and dental alloys (mechanical behavior, oxidation and corrosion)
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Dr. Oliver Renk

Erich Schmid Institute of Materials Science, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Leoben, Austria
Interests: nanomaterials; mechanical properties; grain boundaries and interfaces
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Dr. Julian M. Rosalie
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University of Leoben, Leoben, Austria
Interests: Microstructural characterisation; Severe plastic deformation; Solid-state phase transformations
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Dr. Pascal De March
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Institut Jean Lamour and Faculty of Dentistry of Lorraine, University of Lorraine, NANCY (France)
Interests: prosthetic dentistry and implantology; dental alloys
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Dr. Ström Valter
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KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Department of Materials Science, Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: novel synthesis; magnetic materials; bulk metal glass; high entropy alloys; superconductors
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Dr. David Linder
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QuesTek Europe AB, Sweden
Interests: Computational materials design; Integrated computational materials engineering; Cemented carbides; Alternative binders; Microstructures; Properties
Prof. Dr. Sanghyuk Wooh
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School of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Chung-Ang University, Korea
Interests: colloidal assembly; soft matter; wetting; liquid repellency
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Prof. Dr. Muhammad Maqbool
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University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Interests: nanostructured materials; optical materials and photonics; biomedical applications of nanostructured and optical materials; biophotonics; laser cavities; materials for radiation shielding and protection
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Dr. Sophie E. Canton

ELI-ALPS, Szeged, Hungary
Interests: photoinduced processes; XRD; WAXS; SAXS; optical and X-ray spectroscopies
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Dr. Hassan Hafeez
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Research Fellow, University of St. Andrews, UK
Interests: stretchable OLEDs; photovoltaics; charge transport
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Dr. Wolfram Miller
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Leibniz Institute for Crystal Growth IKZ, Max-Born-Str. 2, 12489 Berlin, Germany
Interests: crystal growth; epitaxial growth; numerical modeling; growth kinetics; crystal growth engineering
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Dr. Sankaranarayanan Seetharaman

National University of Singapore, Singapore City, Singapore
Interests: Mechanical and tribological properties of composite materials
Dr. Vijaykumar Marakatti

Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Interests: Intermetallic Compounds
Dr. Elena Simone
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University of Leeds
Interests: process analytical technologies; crystal engineering; polymorphism; crystallisation process design and control; food crystal engineering
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Dr. Ashutosh Sharma

Ajou University, Kyonggi-do, South Korea
Interests: Functional and Nano-Materials
Dr. Dimitrios A Dragatogiannis

National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Interests: Aluminum Alloys
Dr. Małgorzata Jasiurkowska-Delaporte
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Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, 31-342 Kraków, Poland
Interests: liquid crystals; broadband dielectric spectroscopy; molecular dynamics in bulk and under confinement; crystallization kinetics; glass transition; liquid crystalline composites
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Dr. Maria Gema Llorens

Geosciences Barcelona CSIC, Spain
Interests: rock and ice microstructure and mechanics; mineral physics; recrystallisation; deformation mechanisms; ductile deformation; mechanical and seismic anisotropy; numerical modelling
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Dr. Łukasz Kolek
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Department of Material Science, Rzeszow University of Technology, Rzeszów, Poland
Interests: liquid crystals, ferro-, antiferroelectric phases, dielectric spectroscopy, differential scanning calorimetry, nuclear magnetic resonance, phase transitions, glass transition, kinetics of crystallization, electro-optical methods, intra- and intermolecular dynamics
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Dr. Ian Rosbottom
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Imperial College London
Interests: crystal engineering; particle engineering; solid-state; solution and interfacial chemistry; molecular modelling
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Dr. David Stratos
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Radiation Physics, Materials Technology and Biomedical Imaging Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of West Attica, 12210 Athens, Greece
Interests: scintillating crystals and phosphor materials evaluation; medical imaging detectors; PET; SPECT; gamma-ray spectrometers
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Prof. Dr. Daniel Fruchart

CNRS – Institut Néel, Grenoble, France
Interests: hard and soft magnetic materials; magnetocaloric materials; caloric materials; magnetic refrigeration; thin films; single crystals; nanomagnetic materials; structural and physical properties; energy conversion materials ans systems; hydrogen reversible storage; thermo-electrics; neutron scattering; High Pressure phase transformation; Severe Plastic Deformation
Prof. Dr. Mohamed Balli
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International University of Rabat, ParcTechnopolis Rabat, Morocco
Interests: magnetic materials; magnetocaloric materials; caloric materials; magnetic refrigeration; multiferroics; nanomagnetic materials; thin films; single crystals; frustrated magnetism; permanent magnets; soft magnetic materials; structural and physical properties; energy conversion
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Dr. Raghvendra Singh Yadav
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Centre of Polymer Systems, Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Trida Tomase Bati 5678, 76001 Zlin, Czech Republic
Interests: magnetic materials; dielectric materials; electrical properties; luminescent nanomaterials; microwave absorbing materials; ceramics; materials chemistry; soft matter; nanostructured materials; materials for energy; semiconductor materials; nano–bio composite materials; metals and alloys; nanocomposites; functional materials; optical materials; graphene; polymer nanocomposites; graphene nanocomposites; graphene quantum dots; nanoparticles; nanocomposites; structural properties; magnetic properties; dielectric properties; electrical properties; magnetically recoverable efficient photo-catalysts; data storage; gas sensing; magnetoresistance; other physical properties; synthesis; characterization; hyperthermia cancer treatment; drug delivery; magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents; magnetic refrigeration (MR); spintronic devices; ferrofluids; anode materials for Li-ion batteries; microwave devices; water splitting for hydrogen production; paint industry; supercapacitors; electromagnetic interference shielding or microwave absorbers; solar cells
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Dr. Vipul Patel
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School of Engineering and Mathmatical Sciences, La Trobe University, Bendigo, Victoria 3552, Australia
Interests: steel–concrete composite strucutres
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Prof. Ioannis Kandarakis
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Radiation Physics, Materials Technology and Biomedical Imaging Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of West Attica, 12210 Athens, Greece
Interests: scintillators and powder phosphors evaluation for imaging applications; X-ray imaging, nuclear medicine, portal imaging and radiation therapy
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Prof. Dr. Seung Jae Oh

YUMS-KRIBB Medical Convergence Research Institute, College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Seoul 120-752, South Korea
Interests: Terahertz biomedical imaging; Femtosecond laser biomedical optics
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Dr. Vadim M. Kovrugin
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Institute of Condensed Matter Chemistry of Bordeaux (ICMCB-CNRS), France
Interests: crystallography; electrochemistry; metal-ion batteries; mineralogy
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Prof. Dr. Edit Csapó
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Department of Physical Chemistry and Materials Science, University of Szeged, Hungary
Interests: plasmonic mono- and bimetallic nanoparticles; fluorescent gold-based nanostructures; nanosized gold-based sensors and electrocatalysts
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Prof. Dr. Ileana Dragutan

Romanian Academy, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Romania
Interests: organic chemistry; organic synthesis; organometallic chemistry; coordination complexes; catalysis; free radicals; metathesis chemistry; polymerization chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Fu Ding
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University of Chemical Technology, Shenyang, China
Interests: organic chemistry; analytical chemistry; organometallic chemistry; coordination chemistry; coordination polymers; spectroscopy; lanthanide chemistry; transition metal chemistry; metal–carbene complexes
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Prof. Dr. Valerian Dragutan
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Romanian Academy, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Romania
Interests: organic chemistry; organometallic chemistry; coordination complexes; coordination polymers; catalysis; olefin metathesis; metathesis polymerization
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Dr. David Novoa
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Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Erlangen (Germany)
Interests: photonic crystal fibres; ultrafast phenomena; nonlinear optics; novel light sources
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Prof. Dr. Nicolas Y. Joly
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Friedrich-Alexander Universität and Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Erlangen (Germany)
Interests: Photonic crystal fibres; quantum optics; nonlinear optics
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Prof. Dr. Toshio Naito
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Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ehime University, Ehime, Japan.
Interests: solid-state chemistry; condensed matter physics; low-dimensional solids; solid-state spectroscopy; exotic conductors; photoexcited states; cooperative phenomena; phase transitions; metal-complex molecules; charge-transfer complexes
Dr. Tomas Šalkus
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Institute of Applied Electrodynamics and Telecommunications, Faculty of Physics, Vilnius University
Interests: solid electrolytes, batteries, solid oxide fuel cells, impedance spectroscopy, ceramics
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Dr. David Holec
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Department of Materials Science, Montanuniversität Leoben, Leoben, Austria
Interests: atomistic modeling; DFT; multiscale/multimethod; coatings; intermetallics; nanoparticles
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Prof. Dr. Grzegorz Golański
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Politechnika Czestochowska, Czestochowa, Poland
Interests: steel; heat treatment; mechanical properties; precipitates; microstructure
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Dr. Pawan Kumar Mishra

Mendel University in Brno
Interests: lignin; cellulose; polymer nanoparticles; hollow nanoparticles; drug delivery
Dr. Venkata Sreenivas Puli

Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, Tulane University, New Orleans 70118, LA, USA
Interests: Magnetic Properties; Thin Films; Composites; Nanocomposites
Dr. Hanna Purzyńska
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Łukasiewicz Research Network ̶ Institute for Ferrous Metallurgy, Gliwice, Poland
Interests: steel, creep tests, precipitation processes, mechanical properties
Dr. Paweł Wieczorek
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Czestochowa University of Technology, częstochowa, Poland
Interests: steel; heat treatment; electron microscopy; precipitation hardening
Prof. Dr. Paul Muralt
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Institute of Materials Science, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology EPFL, Lausann Switzerland
Interests: piezoelectricity, ferroelectric, pyroelectric, and high-K dielectric thin films; nanoionics; thin film processing; micro- and nanofabrication; MEMS
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Prof. Anh Kiet Tieu
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School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering, University of Wollongong, Australia
Interests: metal and alloys; rolling technology; mechanics of materials; computational materials science; multiscale modelling; severe plastic deformation; tribology in manufacturing process; friction and wear analysis; novel lubricants; oxidation and corrosion of materials
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Dr. Alex Montagne
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Arts et Metiers Institute of Technology, MSMP, HESAM Université, F-59000 Lille, France
Interests: instrumented indentation; mechanical properties; plasticity; processing models; microcompression
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Dr. Daniele Chiriu
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Department of Physics, University of Cagliari, sp 8, km 0.700, 09042 Monserrato, Italy
Interests: applied physics; cultural heritage; optical properties; photonics; advanced materials
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Dr. Fancine Roudet
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LGCgE- ULR 4515, université Lille, F- 59653 Villeneuve D’ascq, France
Interests: instrumented indentation; mechanical properties; residual stress; X-ray diffraction; coated materials
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Assoc. Prof. Marijana Đaković
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Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Horvatovac 102a, HR-10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Interests: crystal engineering; chemical crystallography; hydrogen and halogen bonds; coordination polymers; flexible crystalline materials
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Dr. Boris-Marko Kukovec
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Department of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry and Technology, University of Split, Ruđera Boškovića 35, HR-21000 Split, Croatia
Interests: coordination chemistry; chemical crystallography; coordination polymers; crystal engineering; polymorphism; hydrogen bonding
Prof. Daniele Pullini
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C.R.F. Scpa, Italy
Interests: Nanosciene and advanced materials
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Prof. Dr. Yulia V. Nelyubina
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Center for molecular composition studies, A.N. Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds, Russian Academy of Sciences,Russian
Interests: intermolecular interactions; molecular design; molecular magnetism; paramagnetic NMR spectroscopy; spin crossover; structure–property correlations; transition metal complexes; X-ray diffraction
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Dr. Magdalena Król
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Faculty of Materials Science and Ceramics, AGH University of Science and Technology, 30-059 Krakow, al. Mickiewicza 30, Poland
Interests: zeolites; natural aluminosilicates; sorption; structural studies; FT-IR spectroscopy
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Prof. Dr. Denis Vinnik
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Laboratory of Single crystal growth, South Ural State University, 76, Lenin prospekt, 454080 Chelyabinsk, Russia
Interests: functional magnetic oxides; single crystals; ceramics; crystal structure
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Prof. Dr. Alexander Korsunsky
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MBLEM, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford,Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, UK
Interests: fatigue and fracture; dislocations and other defects in solids; residual stresses and eigenstrain theory; surfaces, coatings, (nano)indentation; (synchrotron) X-ray methods (diffraction, imaging, spectroscopy); advanced multimodal microscopy; biological materials and tissues; hierarchically structured materials (HSM)
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Dr. Mahmoud Abdel-Hafiez
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Physics Department, Harvard University, USA
Interests: an interdisciplinary direction at the frontier between solid-state physics; materials science; and solid-state chemistry that includes the materials preparation and characterization of strongly correlated electron materials under extreme conditions
Dr. Ki Hyun Nam
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Department of Life Science, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Republic of Korea
Interests: serial crystallography; applied crystallography; radiation damage; industrial enzyme; directed evolution; fluorescence
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Prof. Dr. Alexei I. Salimon
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1. Center for Energy Science and Technology, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 121205, Moscow, Russia
2. Center of Composite Materials, National University of Science and Technology “MISIS”, 119049, Moscow, Russia
Interests: quasicrystals; mechanical fusion; nanomaterials; biomimetism; engineering polymers; hierarchical structures; information-analytical systems in materials science
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Dr. Domonkos Tolnai
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Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, MagIC - Magnesium Innovation Center, Max-Planck-Straße 1, 21502 Geesthacht, Germany
Interests: solidification of magnesium-based materials; mechanical behavior of magnesium-based materials at ambient and elevated temperatures; in situ observation of microstructural changes with synchrotron radiation tomography and diffraction; simulation of phase formation and transformations in magnesium-based materials
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Prof. Dr. Vasily Moshnyaga
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Erstes Physikalisches Institut, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Interests: oxide films and heterostructures; phase transitions; magnetism; metal–insulator transition; multiferroic behavior
Dr. Olga Maximova
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Low temperature Physics department, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
Interests: Low-dimensional quantum spin systems, Molecular magnets, transparent conductive metal-oxide films
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Dr. Morales Juan
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Departamento de Geología, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
Interests: crystal growth; biomimetics; characterisation techniques; nonclassical crystallisation; environmental mineralogy
Dr. Ismael Coronado

Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas y Ambientales. Universidad de León. Campus Vegazana. 24071 León, Spain
Dr. Atul D. Sontakke
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Utrecht University, Condesned Matter and Interfaces, Debye Institute for Nanomaterials Science, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Interests: optical and photonic materials; phosphors; scintillators; laser materials; white LEDs; glass; ceramics; glass-ceramics; composites.
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Dr. Shiv Prakash Singh
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Center for Ceramic Processing, International Advanced Research Center for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI), Hyderbad, India
Interests: Glass, Glass Ceramics, Glass Powders and Paste, Nanostructured Materials
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Dr. Gan Zhang
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Department of Chemistry, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Be'er Sheva, Israel
Dr. Julien Brault
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Centre de Recherche sur l'Hetero-Epitaxie et ses Applications, Valbonne, France
Interests: optoelectronics; LEDs; quantum dots; epitaxy; semi-conductors
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Dr. M. Ajmal Khan
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RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research, Japan
Interests: Semiconductor materials for solar cells (Group II-IV materials, BaSi2); III-V materials and Nano scale materials (Si NWs, In- NPs, QDs) for efficient photovoltaic devices (solar cells); III-Nitride based UV-LEDs (280-320 nm) and UV Laser Diodes; Renewable energy resources management and climatic change; internal quantum efficiency (IQE) and external quantum efficiency (EQE)
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Dr. Wang Lai
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Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Interests: Epitaxial growth of GaN-based semiconductors by metal organic chemical vapor phase deposition; Carrier dynamics and device physics of GaN-based light emitting diodes; InGaN quantum dots materials and light-emitting devices; GaN-based linear-mode avalanche photodiodes; Lattice-mismatched semiconductor heterostructures base on film bonding
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Dr. Samantha E. Booth
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School of Science, Univerisity of Greenwich, London, UK
Interests: silicate cements, glasses for medical and marine applications
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Dr. Nichola J. Coleman
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School of Science, Univerisity of Greenwich, London, UK
Interests: silicate materials for biomedical, environmental, civil engineering
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Dr. Mohamed Al Khalfioui
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Université côte d’azur, Centre de recherche sur l’hétéro-Epitaxie et ses applications, Valbonne, France
Interests: Molecular Beam epitaxy, semiconductors, electronic transport in GaN, component fabrication, Electrical characterization, LED, Rare Earth Nitride
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Dr. Yun-Han Lee
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Facebook Reality Labs, United StatesFacebook Reality Labs, USA
Interests: liquid crystals; polarization volume gratings; AR/VR devices
Dr. Guanjun Tan
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Apple Inc., USA
Interests: AR/VR Optics; display optics; polarization volume gratings
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Dr. Amin Nozariasbmarz
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Interests: Renewable Energies; Thermoelectric Materials; Wearable Electronics; Nanomaterials; Microwave Processing; Materials Science
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Dr. Behrad Koohbor
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Rowan University, USA
Interests: Graded Structures; Multifunctional Materials; Experimental Mechanics; Impact Mechanics
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Dr. Mikhail Platunov
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Kirensky Institute of Physics, Federal Research Center KSC SB RAS, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Interests: magnetic materials; interfacial magnetism; interplay between structure and magnetism; local structure; phase transitions; strong correlated electron systems; X-ray absorption fine structure; X-ray dichroism techniques
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Dr. Adam Cwudziński
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Czestochowa University of Technology, Czestochowa, Poland
Interests: iron and steel extractive metallurgy; continuous casting; tundish metallurgy; physical and numerical modelling
Dr. Sergei N. Smetanin
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Prokhorov General Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Vavilova 38, 119991, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: Solid state lasers; stimulated Raman scattering; Raman lasers; laser crystals; nonlinear crystals
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Assist. Prof. Dr. Tomasz Kargul
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AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland
Interests: continuous casting; themodynamic; modelling of steel refining processes; thermal analysis
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Prof. Dr. Graziella-Liana Turdean
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Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering and Research Center for Electrochemisrty and Non-conventional Materials, “Babeş-Bolyai” University(UBB), Cluj Napoca, Romania
Interests: materials having redox properties (supramolecular and nanostructurated redox bio/systems), metallic nanoparticles, graphene, HAP, corrosion, applied physical chemistry (thermodynamics and kinetics of the chemical reaction by electrochemical methods), electroanalytical chemistry (i.e. amperometric bio/sensors, electrochemical techniques of electrode process investigation
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Dr. Liliana Bizo
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Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: oxide materials, biomaterials, optoelectronic materials, characterization methods (X-ray powder diffraction-XRPD)
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Prof. Dr. Réka Barabás

Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering,Babeş-Bolyai University(UBB), Cluj Napoca, Romania
Interests: Hap composites, bioceramics, bio-nanomaterials
Dr. Łukasz Szeleszczuk

Faculty of Pharmacy, Medical University of Warsaw, Banacha 1 st., Warsaw, Poland
Interests: nmr; ssnmr; Solid State NMR; DFT; pxrd; calculations; GIPAW; CASTEP; ft-ir; API; drug; polymorphs; polymorphism; hydrates; solvates; csp; crystal structure prediction
Dr. Tomasz Kolerski
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Gdańsk University of Technology, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Poland
Interests: ice dynamics; river ice; ice load; SPH; mathematical modeling
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Dr. Ebad Bagherpour
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Brunel University London, UK
Interests: mechanics of materials; severe plastic deformation (SPD); modelling and simulation; microstructure–properties relationship
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Prof. Dr. Vladimir Mityushev

Department of Computer Science and Computational Methods,Pedagogical University of Cracow, ul.Podchorazych 2, Krakow, 30-084, Poland
Interests: Mathematical modeling and computer simulations; Industrial Mathematics; Biomathematics and bioinformatics; Boundary value problems and their applications; Riemann-Hilbert problem for multiply connected domains; Iterative functional equations and their applications; Elliptic PDE; Effective properties of composites with deterministic and random structure; Fiber composites; RVE; porous media; Permeability and diffusion; Navier-Stokes equations in domains with complex geometry; Viscous flow in wavy channels; Elasticity, Thermoelasticity and Mechanics of fracture, Electroosmotic phenomena; Symbolic computations; packing; Deterministic and random graphs
Prof. Dr. Vladimir Sigaev
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Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology, Department of Glass and Glass-Ceramics, Miusskaya pl. 9, Moscow 125047, Russia
Interests: Physics; Chemistry and Technology of Glasses and Glass Ceramics; Glass Structure by Neutron and X-rays Diffraction; Small-angle Neutron and X-rays Scattering; Optical Glasses; Functional Glass Ceramics; Nanostructured Glasses and Nano-Composites; Second- and Third-Order Optical Non-linearity in Glasses; Direct laser writing in glasses; Space-selective laser-induced crystallization of glasses; Glass-based optical data storage
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Dr. Jamieson Brechtl

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, USA
Interests: bulk metallic glasses, high entropy alloys, serrated flow, irradiation effects, X-ray diffraction, nanoindentation
Prof. Dr. Sungsik Lee
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Department of Electronics, Pusan National University, South Korea
Interests: organic and inorganic thin-film materials, electronic devices, device physics
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Dr. Dina Carbone
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MAX IV Laboratory, Lund, Sweden
Interests: structure, strain, and functionality of materials in confinement; coherent X-ray nanobeams; scanning diffraction; inverse microscopy
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Dr. Marta Corno
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Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Torino,Via Pietro Giuria, 7, 10125 Torino, Italy
Interests: computational chemistry; biomaterials; silica-based materials; heterogeneous catalysis; quantum chemistry; drug delivery; astrochemistry; surfaces and interfaces
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Dr. Michał Pawlak
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Institute of Physics, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland
Interests: heat transport in thin films and superlattice; photothermal infrared radiometry; new infrared spectroscopic method
Dr. Adam Szukalski
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Faculty of Chemistry, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: nonlinear optics; laser spectroscopy; light amplification studies; materials engineering; 3D printing for photonics; organic laser dyes; photochromic polymers; liquid crystals
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Dr. Constantin Hoch
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LMU Munich, Department for Chemistry, Butenandtstraße 5-13(D), D-81377 München, Germany
Interests: preparative inorganic chemistry; intermetallics; polar metals; subvalent compounds; crystallography; solid state chemistry; nitrido- and oxometalates; amalgams
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Dr. M Grazia Francesconi
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Department of Chemistry and BioChemistry University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX, UK
Interests: Solid State Chemistry; Inorganic Materials; Inorganic Nanoparticles
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Dr. Massimo Delle Piane
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Department of Applied Science and Technology (DISAT), Politecnico di Torino Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino - Italy
Interests: computational chemistry; surfaces and interfaces; silica-based materials; drug delivery; molecular dynamics; enhanced sampling; computational spectroscopy
Dr. Cristina Cirtoaje
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University Politehnica of Bucharest, Splaiul Independenței 313, București 060042, Romania
Interests: liquid crystals; nanomaterials; carbon nanotubes; quantum dots; graphene; ferroparticles
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Dr. Daesung Park
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Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)
Interests: transmission electron microscopy (TEM); electron energy-loss spectroscopy (EELS); focused ion beam (FIB); ferroelectric material; oxygen transport membrane
Dr. Pascal Dupuis
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Laboratoire Plasma et Conversion Energie - LAPLACE, 31062 Toulouse cedex 09, France
Interests: LED; lighting; energy efficiency
Prof. Robert Mroczyński
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Warsaw University of Technology
Interests: semiconductors; high-k dielectrics; mos; mis; tft; mems; isfet
Dr. Rafał Wróblewski
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Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Wołoska 141 St, 02-507 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: magnetocaloric materials; single crystals; Heusler alloys; Additive Manufacturing; Magnetic Materials
Dr. Rajesh K Harijan
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, New York, United States
Interests: X-ray crystallography; Single particle Cryo-EM; Inhibitor design and synthesis; Protein Chemistry
Dr. Stanislav A. Nikolaevskii
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N.S. Kurnakov Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry of the RAS, Leninsky prosp. 31, Moscow, Russia
Interests: coordination chemistry; heterometallic complexes; N-heterocyclic carbenes; molecular magnetism
Dr. Dmitry Selishchev
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Centre for Advanced Separations Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Bath, UK
Interests: photocatalysis; photocatalytic oxidation; air purification; nanocrystalline titania; low-temperature crystallization; composites; self-cleaning materials
Dr. Sadegh Mehdi Aghaei
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Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, United States
Interests: thin film transitor; 2d layered materials; Semiconductor Devices; flexible electronics; cancer drug delivery
Prof. Fukami Toshiro
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Meiji Pharmaceutical University, Kiyose, Japan
Interests: cocrystals;Raman
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Prof. Dr. Marek Sroka
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Politechnika Slaska w Gliwicach, Gliwice, Poland
Interests: cast alloys; alloys; mechanical properties; heat treatment; steel; creep; microstructure
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Dr. Karol Załęski
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Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu, NanoBioMedical Centre, Poznan, Poland
Interests: Magnetic Heusler alloys; Magnetic Heusler alloys; Magnetic shape memory; Synthesis and growth of Heusler alloys
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Prof. Dr. Maria João Romão
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UCIBIO, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, NOVA University of Lisbon, Department of Chemistry, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: structural biology; protein crystallization; metalloenzymes and enzymatic mechanisms; molybdoenzymes; science outreach and teaching
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Dr. Ana Luísa Carvalho
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UCIBIO, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, NOVA University of Lisbon, Department of Chemistry, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: structural biology; protein crystallization; macromolecular interactions; integrative methods; science outreach
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Prof. Dr. Blaine Mooers
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104-5419, USA
Interests: RNA editing; RNA structure; SAD phasing methods; direct methods phasing; crystal size optimization; molecular modeling
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Dr. Walid Hetaba
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Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion, Stiftstr. 34-36, 45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germnay
Interests: analytical electron microscopy; electronic structure calculations; automation in electron mciroscopy; new instrumentation in electron microscopy; electron diffraction techniques
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Dr. Dritan Siliqi
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Institute of Crystallography- CNR, Via G. Amendola, 122/O 70126 Bari, Italy
Interests: protein crystallography; small and wide angle X-ray scattering (SAXS and WAXS); BioSAXS; biological molecules; rare diseases; phasing algorithm; nano- and bio-materials; X-ray imaging
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Prof. Alexander Vtyurin
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Laboratory of Molecular Spectroscopy, L. V. Kirensky Institute of Physics, Federal Research Center KSC SB RAS, Academgorodok 50/38, Krasnoyarsk, 660036, Russia
Interests: lattice dynamics; structural phase transitions; Raman spectroscopy; crystals; ceramics
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Dr. Arun Prakash
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Micromechanical Materials Modelling (MiMM), Institute for Mechanics and Fluid Dynamics, TU Bergakademie Freiberg (TUBAF), Germany
Interests: modeling and simulations; multiscale materials modeling; atomistic simulations; finite element modeling; crystal plasticity; software development; bridging length scales
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Prof. Dr. Go Inoue
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Cariology and Operative Dentistry, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Department of Oral Health Sciences at Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU), Tokyo, Japan
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Dr. Piskorska-Hommel Edyta

Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, W. Trzebiatowski Institute, ul. Okolna 2 50422 Wrocław, Poland
Interests: Extended X- ray Absorption Fine Structure (EXAFS); X- ray Absorption Near Edge Structure (XANES); Diffraction Anomalous Fine Structure (DAFS); Electron Probe Microanalysis; X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS); Molecular Beam Epitaxy
Dr. Eleonora Conterosito

Dipartimento di Scienze e Innovazione Tecnologica, Università del Piemonte Orientale, Alessandria, Italy
Interests: single crystal X-ray diffraction, X-ray powder diffraction, in situ and synchrotron studies, crystal structure, layered materials, mesoporous materials, solid state reactions, intercalation, kinetics
Dr. Zhitova Elena
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Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, Russian Academy of Sciences
Interests: crystal chemistry, minerals,crystal structure, inorganic compounds, X-ray diffraction, high-temperature behaviour
Dr. Szymon Starzonek
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X-PressMatter Lab, Institute of High Pressure Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul. Sokołowska 29/37 01-142 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: high pressure; complex systems; phase transition; molecular dynamics
Dr. Babak Shalchi Amirkhiz
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CanmetMATERIALS | Natural Resources Canada
Interests: electron diffraction; orientation relationship; XRD; Steels; Aluminum alloys; high entropy alloys
Dr. Masahito Ohue
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Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: biomolecule, computational drug discovery, artificial intelligence and machine learning, molecular simulation
Dr. Nguyen Tuan Hung
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Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Tohoku University, Japan
Interests: thermoelectricity, artificial muscles, nanomechanics, first-principles calculations
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Dr. Cristovao Dias
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Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: Statistical physics; computational physics; complex systems
Dr. Paolo Restuccia
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Imperial College London, London, UK
Interests: tribology; corrosion; first principles calculations; density functional theory; molecular dynamics; 2D materials, graphene
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Dr. Mahak Dhiman

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Interests: Heterogeneous catalysis; Nanocatalysis; Porous Materials; Plasmonic Nanoparticles; Green Chemistry
Dr. Marina Yu. Stogniy
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A.N.Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Interests: carboranes; metal complexes of polyhedral boron compound
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Dr. Linhan Lin
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Department of Precision Instrument, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Interests: two-dimensional crystals; nanophotonics; nanostructured materials; laser manufacturing; optomechanics
Dr. Zongyin Yang
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University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Interests: Bandgap graded semiconductors; optoelectronics; lasers; micro-spectrometers; photodetectors; transistors; nanowires; graphene
Dr. Hae-Chang Jeong

Changwon National University, Changwon, South Korea
Interests: Liquid Crystal; wrinkles; nano/micro fabrication; semiconductor material; flexible materials
Assoc. Prof. Madhav Prasad Ghimire
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Central Department of Physics Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal (Humboldt Fellow, Germany)
Interests: Topological phase transition in kagome systems; Prediction of Dirac/Weyl semi-metals by DFT calculations; Thin-film deposition of magnetic ions in weak and strong topological insulators; Surface and interfacial properties of 2D materials including bismuth-rhodates; Chemical gating and doping in weak topological insulators for transport expt; Energy efficient materials for thermoelectric applications; Electronic and magnetic properties of complex oxides (perovskites, etc.)
Dr. Chao Zhang
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Science and Engineering Faculty, School of Chemistry & Physics, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia
Interests: electron microscopy; in situ TEM; optoelectronics; flexible electronics
Dr. Mingsong Wang
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Photonics Initiative, Advanced Science Research Center, City University of New York, New York, NY, USA
Interests: 2D materials; nanophotonics; plasmonics; light-matter interaction
Dr. Chhatrasal Gayner
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Materials Science and Engineering, Technion- Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Interests: materials characterization and physics of materials; thermoelectric; thermal and electrical transport; topological insulators; energy filtering effect; microstructure
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Dr. Chiashain Chuang
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Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
Interests: two-dimensional materials; low-dimensional electronic transport; spintronics; semiconductor
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Prof. Dr. Sergey I. Pokutnyi
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Institute of Surface Chemistry National Academy of Sciences in Ukraine,Kiev, Ukraine
Interests: condenced matter physics; quantum quasicrystals; nanophotonics; nanooptoelectronics; quantum optics and spectroscopy nanosystems; Magneto - Electrooptics nanosystems and heterosystems
Dr. Bogdan Istrate
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Universitatea Tehnica "Gheoghe Asachi" Iasi, Iași, Romania
Interests: biodegradable metallic materials; biomaterials; microstructural analysis; surface characterizatio; APS coatings
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Dr. Xuan Song
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Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The University ofIowa, Iowa City, USA
Interests: additive manufacturing; 3D printing; ceramics and composites; microstructure characterization
Dr. Saman Nimali Gunasekara
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KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: thermal energy storage (TES); phase change material (PCM); sensible heat storage material (SHSM); thermochemical heat storage material (TCM)
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Dr. Kapil Gangwar
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University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, USA
Interests: additive manufacturing; 3D-Printing; solid state joining; friction stir weldin; heat treatment
Dr. Dawid Zych
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Polish Mining Group, Powstańców 30, Katowice, Poland
Interests: (hetero)aromatic molecules; synthetic methodology; pyrene's chemistry; coordination chemistry; NMR; photophysical properties; cycloaddition; coupling reactions, theoretical studies based on DFT method
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Dr. Giuseppina Polino
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Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Interests: printed and flexible electronics; bioelectronics; energy storage and harvesting; optoelectronics; surface functionalization
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Dr. Songlin Wang
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University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, USA
Interests: structural biology; solid-state NMR spectroscopy; phospholipids membrane; protein interactions
Dr. Runchen Fang
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Arizona State University, Tempe, United States
Interests: memory materials; memory devices; thin film
Dr. Jichao Li
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The Ohio State University, Columbus, United States
Interests: corrosion; surface treatment; inhibitor; metallurgy
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Dr. Xinchang Zhang
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Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, USA
Interests: additive manufacturing; functionally graded materials; metals and alloys; materials characterization; coatings and thin films; component repair using additive manufacturing
Dr. Tei-Chen Chen
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Interests: nanotechnology; material properties in nano-scale; analysis of thermal stresses; IC packaging; solid mechanics
Dr. Zhichao Lou
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Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing, China
Interests: bamboo-based composites; magnetic; electromagnetic wave absorption; carbon; surface plasmon resonance
Dr. Huan Doan
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School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Interests: metal-organic framework; zeolite; hierarchical porous structures; catalysis; energy storage
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Dr. Simone Anzellini
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Diamond Light Source Ltd, Diamond House, Harwell Science & Innovation Campus, Oxfordshire OX11 0DE, UK
Interests: characterisation of materials under extreme conditions of pressure and temperature; phase diagrams; melting curves; equation of states; diamond anvil cells; synchrotron X-ray diffraction and absorption spectroscopy
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Dr. Dora Izzo
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Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Interests: soft matter theory; colloids; liquid crystals
Dr. Maurizio Celentano
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Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, UK
Interests: colloidal crystal engineering; design and synthesis of nanomaterials; self-assembly and stimuli-induced assembly of plasmonic nanoparticles; thermoplasmonic heating metal nanoparticles
Dr. Napat Vajragupta
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Interdisciplinary Centre for Advanced Materials Simulation (ICAMS), Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany
Interests: micromechanical modelling; microstructure digitalisation; crystal plasticity; nanoindentation; parameterisation by an inverse method; homogenization method; in-depth analysis of microstructure deformation; property-based design of microstructure; machine learning models; damage mechanics; integrated computational materials engineering (ICME)
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Dr. Zijing Wong
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Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
Interests: metamaterials; nanophotonics; plasmonics; perovskites; nanomaterials
Dr. Matteo Savastano
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Università degli Studi di Firenze, Florence, Italy
Interests: supramolecular chemistry; coordination chemistry; self-assembly; hirshfeld surface; polyiodides; anion-π interactions
Dr. Ikumu Watanabe
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National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan
Interests: computer aided engineering; micromechanics; multi-scale modeling; instrumented indentation
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Dr. Mohammadreza Yaghoobi
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Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Interests: multiscale plasticity and damage; crystal plasticity modeling; atomistic simulation of metallic systems; fatigue; nonlocal continuum plasticity; integrated computational materials engineering (ICME)
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Dr. Deepyanti Taneja
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The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, United States
Interests: two-dimensional (2D) materials; transition metal dichalcogenides; Xenes; device fabrication; Van der Waals (vdW) heterostructures; GaAs/AlGaAs; low-dimensional semiconductors; electrical measurements
Dr. Andrey Gatin
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Semenov Federal Research Center for Chemical Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Interests: nanoparticles; nanostructutres; scanning tunneling microscopy; tunneling spectroscopy; atomic force microscopy; elementary processes; adsorption; desorption
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Dr. Zhao Qian
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Shandong University, Jinan, China
Interests: first-principles; light metal based hydrides and nitrides; density functional theory (DFT) calculations; two-dimensional crystals; electronic structure
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Dr. Elisabete Teixeira
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Institute for Sustainability and Innovation in Structural Engineering (ISISE) - University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal
Interests: concrete; construction materials; high volume fly ash concrete; cement-based materials; durability; carbonation; experimental testing of materials; X-ray powder diffraction, thermogravimetric-analyis; SEM characterization; solid waste recycling; life cycle assessment
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Dr. Haihua Pan
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Qiushi Academy for Advanced Studies, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Interests: biomineralization; crystallisation; mineral interface and interactions; atomic force microscopy; molecular simulation
Dr. Kottakkaran Sooppy Nisar
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Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz Unversity, Saudi Arabia
Interests: fluid dynamics; mathematical Modeling; engineering problems; numerical solutions for PDEs and ODEs
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Dr. Syed Ali Kalangala Sikkanther Batcha
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Harmony Science Academy, Dallas, TX - 75243, USA
Interests: semiconductor; magnetic semiconductor; rare earth manganites; X-ray; structural analysis; charge density analysis
Dr. Viviana Mollica Nardo
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IPCF-CNR, Viale F. Stagno d’Alcontres 37, 98158 Messina, Italy
Interests: cultural Heritage; Raman spectroscopy; SERS; DFT study
Dr. Shuang Zhou
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University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
Interests: liquid crystal; active matter
Dr. Hakan Bildirir
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Chalmers University of Technology, Chalmersplatsen 4, 412 96 Göteborg, Sweden
Interests: porous materials; solar fuels; molecular thermal energy storage; latent heat storage; optoelectronics
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Dr. Irina Yushina
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South Ural State Universitydisabled, Chelyabinsk 454080, Russian
Interests: theoretical chemistry; spectroscopy; halogen bond; organic polyiodides; iodine-derived materials
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Dr. Denis Rychkov
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Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry SB RAS, Novosibirsk Region, Russia
Interests: computational chemistry; DFT; molecular crystals; polymorphism; high-pressure
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Dr. Masatoshi Karashima
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Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, Osaka, Japan
Interests: pharmaceutical crystals; polymorph; pharmaceutical salts; pharmaceutical cocrystals; crystal engineering
Dr. Hung-Pin Hsu
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Ming Chi University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Interests: 2D semiconductors; semiconductor optical characterization; semiconductor nanostructures; semiconductor devices physics
Dr. Yusuke Onuki
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Ibaraki University, Mito, Japan
Interests: crystallographic texture; microstructural control; magnesium alloys; neutron diffraction
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Dr. Jacob OLCHOWKA
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University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Interests: metal-ion batteries; hybrid supercapacitors; design of electrode materials; energy storage; nanomaterials
Dr. Marcus Jahn
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AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Interests: energy storage; lithium ion; all-solid-state; Mg Ion; batteries; smart cells; hybrid capacitor
Dr. Daisuke Takajo
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Research Center for Structural Thermodynamics, Osaka University, Suita, Japan
Interests: polymer; self-assembly; STM
Dr. Jia-An Yan
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Towson University, Towson, United States
Interests: 2D materials; density-functional theory; electronic structures; lattice dynamics; Raman scattering
Dr. Azat Tipeev
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Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos SP, Brazil
Interests: crystallization; nucleation; supercooled liquid; classical nucleation theory; molecular dynamics simulation
Dr. Ana Pilar Valerga Puerta

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Design, School of Engineering, University of Cadiz, Cadiz, Spain
Interests: additive manufacturig; materials; manufacturing processes; surface improvement; engineering
Dr. Carlos Paulo
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Trent University, Peterborough, Canada
Interests: Low-T crystallization, biominerals, amorphous carbonates, organo-templates, carbon cycle, CO2 mineralization, mineral carbonation, biocements
Prof. Dr. Daniele Rinaldi
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Dipartimento di Fisica e Ingegneria dei Materiali e del Territorio, Università Politecnica delle Marche, 60121 Ancona AN, Italy
Interests: crystals; photoelasticity; nanomaterials; scintillators; quality control
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Dr. Vibhav Bharadwaj Shivakumar
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Department of Physics, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: femtosecond laser nanofabrication; optics; photonics; quantum materials; microfluidics; lab-on-a-chip; ultrafast laser sources; fiber lasers
Dr. Jesús Hernández-Saz
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University of Seville, Sevilla, Spain
Interests: focused ion beam (FIB); FIB micro/nanostructures; transmission electron microscopy (TEM); semiconductors; functional materials
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Dr. Meikang Han

A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University, 3141 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Interests: MXene; electromagnetic wave; synthesis, electronics; two-dimensional materials
Dr. Yan Sheng
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Laser Physics Center, Research School of Physics, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
Interests: nonlinear optics; ferroelectrics; ultrafast laser technology
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Dr. Mohamed KCHAOU
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University of Sfax-Tunisia, Sfax, Tunisia
Interests: engineering design; nanotechnology; additive manufacturing; materials; mechanic, failure; durability, eco-design; Innovation; tribology; multi-scale and multi-physic approaches; composite; project strategy; industry
Dr. Hem Bahadur Motra
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University of Kiel
Interests: Reliable engineering computing, structural reliability, risk and hazard analysis, quality evaluation of models, geostatistics, probabilistic methods, physical processes control rock material behaviour
Dr. Felice Gesuele
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Dipartimento di Fisica “Ettore Pancini”, Università degli Studi di Napoli “Federico II”, Naples, Italy
Interests: Raman spectroscopy; photoluminescence spectroscopy; ultrafast spectroscopy; 2D materials; confocal microscopy; near-field optical microscopy; ultrafast electron and phonon dynamics; excitons; polaritons
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Dr. Paweł Jezowski
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Politechnika Poznanska, Poznan, Poland
Interests: lithium-ion batteries; sodium ion-batteries; potassium-ion batteries; energy storage; material synthesis
Dr. Yi-huang Hsueh
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National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Interests: carbon nanodots; graphene quantum dots; antimicrobial activities
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Dr. Pagot Gioele

University of Padova | UNIPD · Department of Industrial Engineering
Interests: electrode materials for secondary batteries; polymer- and ionic liquid-based electrolytes; FT-IR and Raman spectroscopies; X-ray Diffraction; electrochemistry and multivalent ion batteries
Dr. Pablo Cayado
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Department of Quantum Matter Physics, Ecole de Physique, University of Geneva, 24, Quai Ernest-Ansermet, CH – 1211 Geneva 4, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
Interests: superconductivity; thin films; REBCO; nanocomposites
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Dr. Hoda A. Ahmed
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Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
Interests: Liquid Crystals; Synthesis of new liquid crystalline materials and complexes; Supramolecular chemistry; Azopyridine, Azomethine; Optical parameters; Birefringence; Physical and thermal parameters; Computational calculations; Quantum chemistry
Dr. Sergey Shvetsov
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Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: liquid crystals (LCs); liquid crystalline polymers; nonlinear optics; LC defects; orientational transitions; light modulation; photosensitive LC systems
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Dr. Sergejs Gaidukovs

Riga Technical University, Riga, Latvia
Interests: Design of complex polymeric materials based on inorganic blocks and organic macromolecules by combination of sol-gel chemistry and polymer synthesis; Functionalization, modification of polymer and composites structure for adaptive functional properties; Optimization and tailoring of nanoparticle-macromolecule interaction at interface, interphase adjustment at micro- and nanoscales.; Polymeric materials for sensors, energy storage (battery, capacitors), sensing and harvesting (nanogenerators); Polymeric gels and hydrogels; Processing and engineering of plastics, compounds, masterbatches and composites.; Bio-based polymers and lignocellulosic composites
Dr. Hossein Ehteshami

School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3FD, United Kingdom
Interests: Density functional theory; finite temperature DFT; phase transitions; frustrated systems; magnetism
Dr. Kadiyala Chandra Babu Naidu
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GITAM School of Science, GITAM Deemed To Be University, Bangalore campus
Interests: Ceramic titanates; thin films; ferrites; nanomaterials; composites; glasses; and polymers
Dr. Michał Böhm
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Politechnika Opolska, Opole, Poland
Interests: fatigue; spectral methods; damage mechanics; failure mechanics; frequency domain methods
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Dr. Gabriele Calabrese
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Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V, Berlin, Germany
Interests: 2D materials; nanowires; solution processing; energy applications; wearable electronics
Dr. Edwin Fohtung
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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, United States
Interests: coherent diffractive imaging; defects multiferroics; ferroelectric; nano-magnetism; nanocrystals; topological defects
Dr. Matheus A. Tunes

MontanuniversitätLeoben, Austria
Interests: materials degradation in extreme environments; multidisciplinary materials science; atomic collisions in solids; nuclear reactor technology and space materials
Dr. Saeed Olyaee

Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, Tehran, Iran
Interests: Nano-photonics; Optoelectronics
Dr. Mostafa Yakout
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L7, Canada
Interests: metal additive manufacturing; design engineering; material characterization
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Dr. Chunkit Lai
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Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Interests: industrial crystal; crystal chemistry; crystallization P-T conditions; economic geology; mineral exploration
Dr. Xavier Vendrell Villafruela
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Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya: Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
Interests: Solid State Chemistry; Thin Films; Ferroelectrics; Mechanosynthesis; Lithium batteries; SOFC
Dr. Gilles Demange
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Université de Rouen Normandie, Mont-Saint-Aignan, France
Interests: Crystal growth; phase-field model; Modeling
Dr. Seok-Won Kang
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Department of Automotive Engineering, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, Gyeongbuk 38541, Republic of Korea
Interests: Heat Transfer; Nanofluids; MEMS; Phase Change Material; Energy Storage Devices
Dr. Raju Sinha
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Florida International University, Miami, United States
Interests: terahertz; nonlinear optics; plasmonics; ZnO nanostructures; biosensors
Dr. Andrea Giaccherini
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Università degli Studi di Firenze, Florence, Italy
Interests: semiconductors; minerals; high resolution X-ray diffraction; surface X-ray diffraction; electrochemical growth
Dr. Hicham Jabraoui
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CEA Paris Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Interests: glass transition; glassy states; porous materials; adsorption; modeling
Dr. Emilija Petronijevic
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Department of Basic and Applied Sciences for Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 00185 Roma, Italy
Interests: Applied physics; Nanophotonics; Nanomaterials; Chirality; Phase change materials
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Dr. Andrea Francesco Ciuffini
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Acciai Speciali Terni S.p.A. - Head of Innovation and Process Engineering (Hot area) - viale B. Brin 218 Terni 05100 (Italy)
Interests: Metals; Steels; Stainless steels; Microstructure
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Dr. Srikanth Patala
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NC State University, Raleigh, United States
Interests: atomistic modeling of defects; interfaces in structural materials; materials informatics; random solid solutions
Prof. Dr. Agnieszka Janiak

Department of Crystallography, Faculty of Chemistry, Adam Mickiewicz University, Uniwersytetu Poznańskiego 8, 61-614 Poznan, Poland
Interests: X-ray Structure Analysis; Structure and Properties of Molecular Materials; Single-Crystal-to-Single-Crystal Transformations; Porous Crystalline Materials; Crystal Engineering; Conformational Preferences; Chiral Organic Macrocycles; Supramolecular Chemsitry
Dr. Sandeep Patil
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Institute of General Mechanics, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Interests: molecular dynamics simulations; biomaterials; aerogels; finite element method; multiscale modeling; nanocomposites
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Dr. Avi Karsenty
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Advanced Laboratory of Electro-Optics (ALEO), Applied Physics/Electro-Optics Engineering Department, Lev Academic Center – Jerusalem College of Technology (JCT), Israel
Interests: silicon photonics devices; quality and reliability engineering of devices and chips; enhancement of electro-optics measurement techniques
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Dr. Hassan Javed

Department of Applied Science and Technology (DISAT), Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Interests: glasses; ceramics; fuel cells; solid oxide cell; thin film and coating; composites
Dr. Caroline Borderon
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Université de Nantes - IETR (Institut d'Electronique et des Technologies du numéRique) UMR CNRS 6164
Interests: ferroelectric materials; antiferroelectric materials; domain walls; thin films; chemical solution deposition; impedance spectroscopy
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Dr. Jose H. Garcia

Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia, Cerdanyola del Valles, Spain
Interests: spintronics; quantum transport; 2D materials; graphene; TMDC
Dr. Mihály Purgel
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Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Debrecen, Egyetem tér 1, Debrecen H-4032, Hungary
Interests: computational chemistry; catalysis; metal complexes; structural analysis; symmetry; mechanistic studies
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Dr. Vidya Kishore

Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), USA
Interests: Additive manufacturing (3D printing); polymer processing; rheology; thermoplastics; composites; high performance polymers; semi-crystalline polymers; foams; multi-functional materials; sustainable manufacturing; materials characterization
Dr. Seniz Ucar
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Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, Norway
Interests: biomineralization; crystal growth; phase transformation; additive-controlled crystallization; industrial crystallization
Dr. Hee Chul Park

Institute for Basic Science, Daejeon, Korea
Interests: quantum transport in mesoscopic systems; 2D materials; topological matters; nano-electromechanical systems; non-hermitian physics
Prof. Dr. Chenhui Peng
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Department of Physics and Materials Science, University of Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Interests: liquid crystals; active soft matter; colloids; self-assembly
Dr. Seungwoo Song
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Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Korea
Interests: X-ray metrology; Van der Waals materials; Intercalation
Dr. Gianluca Milano

Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy
Interests: memristive devices; resistive switching; neuromorphic computing; nanostructures; nanowires; metal oxides
Prof. Kwangeun Kim

Electronic and Electrical Convergence Engineering, Hongik University, Sejong 30016, Republic of Korea
Interests: wide bandgap semiconductors; power devices; heterostructures; polarization; surface and interfaces
Dr. Cheng Chen
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School of Environmental and Materials Engineering, College of Engineering, Shanghai Polytechnic University, Shanghai 201209, China
Interests: colloidal crystal; self-assembly; photonic crystal; structural color
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Dr. Abdollah Bahador
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JWRI, Osaka University, 11-1 Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, 567-0047, Osaka, Japan
Interests: welding metallurgy; shape memory alloys; composite materials; powder metallurgy
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Dr. Dai-Shyang Tsai
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National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan
Interests: Chemical vapor deposition of silicon, oxides,and nitride thin films and their applications; Growth of nanostructured materials,such as RuO2 and IrO2, and the catalytic properties; Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation and the coating protection effects; Solid ionic conductors and solid polymer electrolytes; Fuel cells and hydrogen energy
Prof. Dr. Platon Karaseov
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Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU), Department of Physical Electronics, Politekhnicheskaya Ulitsa, 29, St Petersburg 195251, Russia
Interests: radiation induced effects in materials; semiconductors; carbon-based materials; functional nanostructures; ion implantation
Dr. Giulio Gorni
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CELLS-ALBA Synchrotron, Carrer de la Llum 2-26, 08290, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain
Interests: glass-ceramics; glasses; nanostructure; crystallization mechanism; sol-gel; optical properties; X-ray absorption spectroscopy
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Dr. Vincent Eze
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Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
Interests: perovskites; solar cells; photo-detectors; light-emitting diodes; supercapacitors; lithium-ion battery; triboluminescence
Dr. Carino Ferrante
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Italian Institute of Technology, [email protected], Viale Regina Elena, 291, I-00161, Roma, Italy
Interests: two-dimensional materials; Raman spectroscopy; nonlinear optics; ultrafast dynamics; nonlinear microscopy
Dr. Hryhorii V. Stanchu
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Institute for Nanoscience and Engineering, University of Arkansas, 731 W Dickson St, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
Interests: X-ray diffraction; Thin films; Nanostructures; GeSn; GaN; AlGaN; Materials science
Dr. Ge Wang
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University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TG, United Kingdom
Interests: Piezoelectrics; Ferroelectrics; Capacitors; MLCCs, Lead-free
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Dr. Mihaela Anca Ciupala
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School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering; University of East London, Docklands Campus, London, E16 2RD, UK
Interests: structural/seismic engineering; carbon fibre reinforced composite materials; concrete structures; experimental testing of structures and materials; structural health monitoring; smart materials and composite structures; sustainability
Dr. Zhilun Lu
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University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TG, United Kingdom
Interests: Thermoelectrics; Electrical conductivity; Ferroelectrics; Capacitors
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Dr. Jeongguk Kim
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Advanced Railroad Vehicle Division, Korea Railroad Research Institute, Uiwang 16105, Korea
Interests: Characterization of metals, minerals, and materials; Materials deformation; Mechanistic understanding of materials; Nondestructive evaluation; Infrared thermography
Dr. Bo Liu
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University of Pittsburgh, 4200 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Interests: Raman spectroscopy; Optical fiber sensing; single crystals; single crystal fibers; Temperature; OTDR; OFDR
Dr. Faisal Qayyum

Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg, Germany
Interests: crystal plasticity; numerical simulation; material testing and characterization; metal matrix composites; multi-physics finite element numerical simulation analysis
Dr. Fajun Zhang
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Institut für Angewandte PhysikEberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
Interests: small angle scattering; protein crystallization; phase behavior in protein solution; liquid-liquid phase separation
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Dr. Olga Mysiukiewicz

Institute of Materials Technology, Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland
Interests: polymers; polymeric composites; bio-based materials; thermal analysis; structure-properties relationship
Dr. Aleksej Zarkov
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Vilnius University
Interests: functional inorganic materials; mixed metal oxides; inorganic biomaterials; nanomaterials; thin films; ceramics
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Prof. Dr. Wen Lei
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School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
Interests: Thin film semiconductor materials and devices; Infrared materials and detector devices; Low dimensional materials and devices; Molecular beam epitaxy; Chemical vapor deposition
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Dr. Owais Ahmed Waseem
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology,Cambridge, MA, USA
Interests: High-Entropy Alloys; Refractory Alloys; Fusion Plasma Facing Materials; Tungsten; Process-Structure-Property Relationship
Dr. Hongbiao Dong

University of Leicester
Interests: Solidification, single-crystal Ni-base alloys, modelling of solification
Dr. Ahmed A. Farghaly
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1. Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, Assiut University, Assiut 71516, Egypt
2. Research Fellow, Argonne National Laboratory 9700 Cass Avenue, Lemont, Illinois 60439, USA
Interests: Electrocatalysis; Fuel Cells; Nanoporous Materials; Nanoporous Metals; Nanoporous Carbons; Electrochemical Sensors; Li-ion Battery Cathode Materials; Supercapacitors; Nanobonding; Catalysis; Supercri
Dr. Chi-Tay Tsai
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Department of Mechanical Engineering Florida Atlantic University
Interests: Engineering Mechanics
Dr. Sergey Zharkov

Kirensky Institute of Physics, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Interests: thin films; nanoparticles; solid state reaction in nanomaterials; kinetic processes in thin films; structural phase transformations; transmission electron microscopy; electron diffraction
Dr. Anna Knaislová
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Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering, University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Technická 5, 16628 Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: intermetallics; powder metallurgy; mechanical alloying; reactive sintering; spark plasma sintering; melting; titanium alloys; aluminium alloys; quasicrystalline phases; microstructure; mechanical properties; high-temperature properties; biomaterials
Dr. Kahraman Keskinbora
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Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems
Interests: X-ray microscopy; X-ray optics; nanofabrication; focused ion beams and advanced materials
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Prof. Zhan W. Chen
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Interests: grain growth during solidification; additive manufacturing (laser and electron beam powder bed fusion); friction stir welding/processing; mechanical behavior; tribology
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Prof. Dr. Peter Koteš
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UNIVERSITY OF V ZILINA, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Univerzitná 8215/1, 010 26 Zilina, Slovakia
Interests: reliability of new and existing structures and bridges; failures; repairing; strengthening; using FRP materials; degradation of materials; concrete; reinforcement corrosion; corrosion maps; influence of material degradation o reliability; resistance and serviceability
Dr. Hiroyoshi Ohtsu
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Department of Chemistry, School of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Interests: chemical crystallography; coordination chemistry; metal–organic frameworks; transient species
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Dr. Liana Vella-Zarb
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L-Università ta' Malta, Msida, Malta
Interests: crystal engineering; covalent nanocarrier complexes; powder diffraction; pharmaceuticals; cultural heritage
Dr. Narges Ataollahi
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Università degli Studi di Trento, Trento, Italy
Interests: membranes; fuel cells; solid polymer electrolytes; modification of polymer; surface functionalization; nanoparticle synthesis; semiconductors; thin-film photovoltaic cells; materials characterization; mechanical activation of drugs
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Dr. Anna Stepien

Politechnika Swietokrzyska w Kielcach, Kielce, Poland
Interests: technology and organization of construction; building materials; autoclaved materials; concrete chemistry; carbonation; GEMS-PSI; thermodynamic modeling; sustainable development; sustainable construction; climate warming; CSH; tobermorite; microstructure of building materials; trenchless technologies (pipe roofing, microtunnelling); underground construction; wooden construction; shuttering; echnology, environmental protection,; energy audit
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Dr. Wang Changyou
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Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA
Interests: Nematic/Smectic liquid crystals; defect structure and stability/instability analysis; phase transition problems
Dr. Kadarkaraisamy Mariappan
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University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD, USA
Interests: UV-Vis and Luminescent sensor to detect toxic heavy metal ions; Synthesizing Ru-polypyridyl complexes; Organochalcogenides as ligands and their complexes
Dr. Seunghoon Lee
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Chair in Hybrid Nanosystems, Nanoinstitute Munich, Faculty of Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, Germany
Interests: Plasmonic catalysts; Hybrid nanomaterials, Photocatalysis; Plasmon-enhanced electrocatalysis; Heterogeneous catalysts
Dr. Owies M. Wani
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Department of Applied Physics, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
Interests: stimuli-responsive materials; multi-responsive actuators; liquid crystal elastomers and polymer actuators; photoalignment of liquid crystals; azobenzene based actuators; cholesteric liquid crystals; cellulose nanocrystals; stimuli-responsive hydrogels; light and humidity responsive materials
Prof. Dr. Sushma Kotru

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
Interests: thin film growth of electronic materials; ferroelectric and multiferroic materials and devices; piezoelectric sensors and actuators; MEMS/NEMS; ferroelectric photovoltaics; magneti
Dr. Wojciech Dawidowski

Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: MOVPE; epitaxy; III-V semiconductors; dilute nitride; solar cells
Dr. Yury Torubaev
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N.S. Kurnakov Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry of Russian Academy of Sciences 119991 Moscow, Russia
Interests: non-covalent interactions; non-covalent bonding; supramolecular, crystal design; crystal engineering; co-crystals, cocrystals; chalcogen bonding; halogen bonding; polymorphism; coordination chemistry
Prof. Sung Woon Cho
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Department of Printed Electronics Engineering, Sunchon National University, Republic of Korea
Interests: Metal oxide materials (Semiconductors, conductors, Insulators); Amorphous materials; Sol-gel processing; Optoelectronic devices (thin-film transistors, photo sensors, gas sensors); Optoelectronic device physics; Intelligent devices (Memories, Artificial synapses).
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Prof. Dr. Mikhail Kiskin
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Kurnakov Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: coordination chemistry; magnetic properties; luminescence; crystallography
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Dr. Michael Khoury
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Electrical and Computer Engineering Director of the Solid State Lighting and Energy Electronics Center University of California Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5055
Interests: AlInGaN-based lasers and microLEDs.
Dr. Rodrigo Soto

Particle Manufacturing Technology Centre (PMTC) & Synthesis and Solid State Pharmaceutical Centre (SSPC) Bernal Institute. University of Limerick (Ireland)
Interests: crystal growth; nucleation; crystallization kinetics; dissolution; polymorphism; process analytical technologies
Dr. Rajendra Dulal
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Chapman University, Burtonsville, United States
Interests: magnetic thin films; structural characterization; nanostructures; superconductors
Prof. Yi Bao

Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030, USA
Interests: Cement-based materials; steel; smart materials; smart sensors; machine learning; metaheuristic optimization
Prof. Liguo Zhao

Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering of Loughborough University, UK
Interests: Fracture, fatigue and creep of crystalline materials; Dislocation, crystal plasticity and cyclic viscoplasticity models for metallic materials; Oxidation-assisted fatigue and creep crack initiation and propagation; Multi-scale material model (discrete dislocation, crystal plasticity and continuum plasticity); Biomechanical behaviour of metallic stents; Residual stress and its effect on failure of engineering materials; Thermal shock stress and fracture
Dr. Bhupinder Sandhu
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Bristol Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Interests: Hydrogen-bonds; Halogen-bonds; supramolecular chemistry; crystal engineering; co-crystals; pharmaceuticals; explosives; Agrochemicals; solid-state chemistry
Dr. Shijun Tang
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Alvernia University, Reading, PA, United States
Interests: Novel nanostructured microgel crystals; Colloidal crystals; Kinetics of crystallization
Dr. Fu Wang

Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen, Aachen, Germany
Interests: solidification fundamentals and technologies; superalloys; single crystal; crystal growth; solidification of alloys, etc.
Prof. Dr. Fulvio Bisi
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Dipartimento di Matematica "F. Casorati" (Department ofMathematics), Università degli Studi di Pavia via Ferrata, 5 27100 PAVIA(PV), Italy
Interests: soft matter mathematical modelling (thermotropic liquid crystals, in particular nematics; lyotropic systems such as lipid membranes, smectics; new phases); group theory, and applications; geometry, linear algebra and rational mechanics on a teaching point of view
Dr. Tian-Li Wu
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National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Interests: wide bandgap materials; power semiconductor devices; ferroelectric-based devices; reliability
Dr. Ali Bagheri
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Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: materials characterisation; modelling and simulation; sustainable construction materials; geopolymers; alkali-activated binders
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Dr. Mohamed Esam Fayez Hagar
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Taibah University, Madinah, Saudi Arabia
Interests: liquid crystals; thermotropic mesophases; h-bonded supramolecular complexes; geometrical effects; density function theory
Dr. Yingchao Han
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Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, China
Interests: bioceramic; apatite; luminescence; nanocrystal; nanomedicine
Dr. Juan Carlos Martínez Espinosa
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Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN), Guanajuato, Mexico
Interests: raman spectroscopy; nanomaterials; green sinthesys; cancer; acute lymphocytic leukemia
Dr. Pradeep Sambyal
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Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea
Interests: graphene; 2D mxenes; nanocomposites; EMI shielding; anticorrosive coatings
Dr. Hengxu Song
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Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg, Germany
Interests: dislocation dynamics; plasticity; contact/friction; nano indentation; material mechanics
Dr. Shi Bai
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RIKEN Center for Advanced Photonics,Wako, Saitama 351-0198, Japan
Interests: optical engineering; laser processing; nanomaterials; surface enhanced raman scattering; photonics
Dr. Pooya Sareh
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University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Interests: symmetry; patterns; tessellations; transformable/deployable structures; metamaterials
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Dr. Zhen Tong
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University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK
Interests: micro/nanomanufacturing; optics design and manufacturing; single crystal diamond tooling; surface functionalities; material characterisation
Dr. Gil Ju Lee
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Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, Korea
Interests: bio-inspired optics/photonics; radiative cooling; nanophotonics; optoelectronics; next-generation imaging devices
Dr. Rizwan Ahmed Malik
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University of Engineering and Technology Taxila, Taxila, Pakistan
Interests: functional materials; sensors and actuators; energy harvesting; lead free piezoelectric materials; piezoelectric nano generators
Prof. Dr. Piotr Dobryszycki
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Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology , Faculty of Chemistry, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Wrocław, Poland
Interests: Protein structure-function; intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs, IUPs); biomineralization of calcium carbonate; protein-protein, protein-DNA interactions; polypeptide chain folding and the architecture of multi-component protein complexes
Dr. Kun li
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Centre for Photonic Devices and Sensors (CPDS), University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Interests: liquid crystal photonic devices (including: LCoS Spatial Light Modulator); novel displays; laser processing
Dr. Krishna Nama Manjunatha
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De Montfort University, Leicester LE1 9BH, UK
Interests: solar cells; thin films; materials synthesis; metal oxide thin films and devices; epitaxy; nanowires; PECVD; inorganic solar cells; Li-Ion batteries; nanocrystalline materials; electronic memory devices; light scattering; metal-organic materials; silicon growth; nucleation and growth; energy harvesting
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Dr. Luigi Montalto
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Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
Interests: instrumentation; quality control; non invasive measurement techniques; experimental measurements; optical methods for crystals
Dr. Madjid Sarvghad
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Queensland University of Technology QUT, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: metallurgy; metals and alloys; microstructure; characterization; physical and mechanical properties
Dr. Jianbin Zhang
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Beihang University, Beijing, China
Interests: nano-CaCO3; core-shell catalyst; porous silicate material
Dr. Anup Basak
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Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, India
Interests: Phase transformations; Plasticity; Mechanics of interfaces; Phase field methods; Computational mechanics and materials science
Dr. Guangming Cheng
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Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Interests: crystal behavior of metals and alloys; semiconductors; ceramics
Dr. Markus Suta
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Universiteit Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Interests: lanthanide luminescence; luminescence thermometry; modelling; symmetry; spectroscopy
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Dr. Aurelia Falcicchio
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Rome, Italy
Interests: crystal growth; X-ray, single crystal; microcrystalline powder; structure solution; refinement
Dr. Kasimayan Uma
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Department of Electro-Optical Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Interests: photocatalysis; semiconductor nanocomposites; supercapacitor; CO2 reduction
Dr. Raju Kumal
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Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
Interests: nanomaterial; interface; spectroscopy
Dr. Jun Xu
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Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Interests: polymer crystallization; biodegradable polymers; nucleation theory; structure-property of polymers; banded spherulites
Dr. Dae-Hyun Kim
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University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, UK
Interests: photonic device; LED; Laser; integration; optical interconnection
Dr. Elisa Gilardi
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Laboratory for Multiscale materials experiments, Paul Scherrer Institut, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland
Interests: thin films; solid state chemistry; ionic conductors; solid state batteries; fuel cells
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Dr. Zhan Tao
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University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA
Interests: display optics; diffractive optics; liquid crystals; extended reality
Dr. Gaurav P. Shrivastav
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Institute for Theoretical Physics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
Interests: molecular dynamics simulations; glasses; liquid crystals; defect-rich crystals; rheology of soft materials
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Dr. Prashant Singh
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Mechanical Engineering Department, Mississippi State University Starkville, MS 39762, USA
Interests: liquid crystal thermography; infrared thermography; porous media heat transfer; phase change materials; carbonaceous materials; additive manufacturing
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Dr. Zeng Hao
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Tampere University, Tampere, Finland
Interests: liquid crystals; smart materials; responsive materials; photoactuation; optics
Dr. Walter Fuscaldo
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National Research Council, Insitute for Microelectronics and Microsystems, Rome, Italy
Interests: leaky waves and leaky-wave antennas; electromagnetics and antenna theory; metasurfaces; localized waves; tunable materials; graphene; terahertz devices
Dr. Gabriela Schneider-Rauber

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil
Interests: pharmaceutical materials science; crystal engineering; solid-state chemistry
Dr. Jose R L Mardegan
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Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), Hamburg, Germany
Interests: quantum materials; condensed matter physics; correlated electron systems; magnetic and electronic properties; x-ray scattering and absorption spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Hui-Yu Chen
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Department of Physics, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung City, Taiwan
Interests: soft matter; liquid crystals; blue phase; electro-optics properties; liquid crystal display; ionic effect in liquid crystal
Dr. Pinar Acar
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
Interests: multi-scale modeling; design; optimization; uncertainty quantification; machine learning
Dr. Dmitry Kolker
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Research Laboratory of Quantum Optics Technology, Novosibirsk State University, 2 Pirogova str., Novosibirsk 630090, Russia
Interests: nonlinear optics; optical parametric oscillators; optical parametric amplifiers; second and third harmonic generation; femtosecond combs; QSL
Dr. Ryan Mathur
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Professor and Chair of Geology, Juniata College, 1700 Moore St, Huntingdon PA 16652, USA
Interests: Isotope geochemistry; Integrated geochronology; Economic geology
Dr. Haifei Zhan
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Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Interests: nanomechanics; nanoscale thermal transport; carbon nanomaterials; nanocomposites; constructional materials; pavement materials; molecular dynamics simulations
Dr. Gyorgyne Czel
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University of Miskolc, Miskolc, Hungary
Interests: crystalline alloys; mechanical properties; thermal properties; powder metallurgy; composites
Dr. Li Hongjian
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Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, SB, USA
Interests: metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD); light-emitting diodes (LEDs); laser diodes (LDs); GaN; quantum wells (QWs)
Dr. Maxim Belov
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Materials Modelling and Development Laboratory, NIST "MISIS", Moscow, Russia
Interests: lattice dynamics and anharmonicity; electronic structure; phase transitions; magnetic properties; linear and nonlinear elasticity; high pressures; Ab initio
Dr. Sabina Jaros
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University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: crystal engineering; antimicrobial materials; coordination polymers; metal-organic frameworks; coordination chemistry
Dr. Fangwang Gou
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College of Optics and Photonics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
Interests: displays; liquid crystals; micro-LEDs; AR/VR/MR
Dr. Keisuke Hatada
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Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Academic Assembly, University of Toyama, Gofuku 3190, Toyama, 930-8555, Japan
Interests: X-ray absorption; X-ray photoemission; multiple scattering theory; X-ray Free Electron Laser; ultra fast phenomena
Dr. Marco E. Ciriotti
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Department of Earth Sciences, Turin University, Italy
Interests: mineralogy; crystal chemistry; structural crystallography; new minerals
Dr. Dimitrios Kontziampasis
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School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Leeds,Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: surface modification; plasma nanoscience; bionanotechnology; cryoEM; cell-surface interactions; nanofabrication; AFM; tissue engineering; cell–surface interactions; foams; coatings; biomimetics
Dr. Nikolay Mukhin
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Institute of Micro and Sensor Systems, Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg, 39106 Magdeburg, Germany
Interests: phononic crystals; piezoelectric crystals
Dr. Junhe Lian
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Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
Interests: plasticity; damage and fracture; material modeling; crystal plasticity; microstructure-property relationship
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Dr. Ahmed Talaat
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Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Interests: magnetism and magnetic materials; ferromagnetic metallic glasses; functional nanocomposite materials; induction heating; giant magnetoimpedance effect; domain wall dynamics; magnetic hyperthermia; rapid solidification techniques; mechanical alloying
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Prof. Enzheng Shi
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Westlake University, HangZhou, China
Interests: novel two-dimensional halide perovskite materials and heterostructures; one-dimensional materials (e.g., carbon nanotubes) synthesis via chemical vapor deposition, assembly, and manipulation; exploration of nanometer contact in transistor miniaturization
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Dr. Flaviana Calignano
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Department of Management and Production Engineering (DIGEP), Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino – Italy
Interests: additive manufacturing; laser powder bed fusion process; design for additive manufacturing
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Dr. Weijian Chen

Centre for Translational Atomaterials, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Interests: Ultrafast Laser Science and Spectroscopy; Nanomaterials; Perovskite; III-V materials; III-Nitrides; Photovoltaics; Nanophotonics; Nano Energy
Prof. Dr. Jung-Yeol Yeom
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School of Biomedical Engineering, Korea University, Korea
Interests: Radiation detectors; inorganic scintillation crystal growth for nuclear medicine; radiation monitoring and homeland security
Dr. Artur Geivandov
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Federal Scientific Research Center "Crystallography and photonics" of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Interests: liquid crystals; photonics; metasurface; electrooptics
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Dr. Qingqing Ji

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, United States
Interests: two-dimensional semiconductors; MoS2; chemical vapor deposition; synthetic electronics
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Dr. Shichao Du

Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
Interests: crystal engineering; thermodynamics; polymorph and cocrystal
Dr. Natasha Dropka
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Leibniz Institute for Crystal Growth (IKZ), Max Born str. 2, 12489 Berlin, Germany
Interests: crystal growth; semiconductors; CFD numerical modeling; artificial intelligence
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Prof. Dr. Kunal Mishra
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School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, United States
Interests: recycling; polymer; Composites; interphase; chemistry; afm; indentation; mechanics
Dr. Mateusz Janeta
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Faculty of Chemistry, University of Wrocław, 14 F. Joliot-Curie, 50-383 Wrocław, Poland
Interests: Crystallography; silsesquioxane; POSS, silicon chemistry; hybridmaterials; inorganic chemistry; polymers; polymerisation; porous materials
Dr. Li Zhiliang
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA 99352, USA
Interests: fluorescent probes; organic crystalline materials; self-assembly; bio-inspired materials
Dr. Taehun Lee
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Department of Chemisty, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Interests: computational material science; oxide surface and interface; theoretical surface science
Dr. Vladislav Voronenkov

Ioffe Institute, Saint Petersburg (ex Leningrad), Russian Federation
Interests: crystal growth; chemical vapor deposition; thermochemical calculations; wide-bandgap semiconductors; gallium nitride; gallium oxide
Dr. Vyasaraj Manakari
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore
Interests: magnesium alloys; syntactic foams; nanocomposites; biomaterials; metal additive manufacturing
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Dr. Yunfan Guo

Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Interests: low-dimensional semiconductors; chemical vapor deposition; flexible electronics
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Dr. Drialys Cardenas-Morcoso
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Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology, Belvaux, Luxembourg
Interests: photocatalysis; water splitting; semiconductors oxide; photoelectrochemistry; solar energy; sensor
Dr. Emanuela Mastronardo

Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry,Spanish National Research Council (CSIC),C/Marie Curie 2, 28049 Madrid, Spain
Interests: materials for energy storage; thermochemical storage; perovskite oxides; magnesium hydroxide; hybrid materials Best regards
Prof. Dr. Artur Nowoświat
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Faculty of Civil Engineering / Department of Building Materials and Processes Engineering, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Interests: building acoustics; building materials; heat and mass transport
Dr. Ankit Goyal

Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Interests: Optical Spectroscopy; Quantum Nanomaterials; Powder Metallurgy; Solar Cells and Batteries; Machine Learning
Dr. Damian Nakonieczny
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Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Silesian University of Technology, Akademicka 2A, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland
Interests: material characterization; materials processing; advanced materials; nanomaterials synthesis; biomaterials; heat treatment; thin films; materials chemistry; ceramics; materials technology
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Dr. Goran I. Miletić
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Rudjer Bošković Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
Interests: density functional theory; DFT study; computational materials science; electronic structure; magnetism, metal hydrides
Dr. Radhakrishnan Sumathi

Department of Volume Crystals, Leibniz-Institute for Crystal Growth (IKZ), Berlin, Germany
Interests: Bulk/Volume crystal growth; Narrow and Wide Bandgap Semiconductors; Electrical and Optical characterisation of crystals; Defect analysis and device physics; 2D layer and Topological materials; Emerging and Functional materials; Quantum Materials; Perovskites; Experimental modelling and machine learning in crystal growth process
Prof. Viorel Paleu

Universitatea Tehnica Gh. Asachi din IasI, Iasi, Romania
Interests: Data acquisition and signal processing; Diagnosis of mechanical systems; Rolling bearings; Friction; Wear; Lubrication and lubricants; Materials; Coatings; Machine elements; Machine tools; Mathematical modeling; Mechanical engineering; Automotive engineering; Railway engineering; Machine tools etc.
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Dr. Rabi Khanal
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory: Oak Ridge, TN, US
Interests: Oxide semiconductors; amorphous oxides; hybrid halide perovskites; nuclear materials; surface and interfaces in perovskites and MXenes; electronic structure calculations
Dr. Sankhya Mohanty
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Produktionstorvet 425, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: weld dynamics; laser processing; metal additive manufacturing; 3d printing; laser powder bed fusion; multiphysics simulations; numerical modelling; optimization
Dr. Hadi S. Esmaeeli
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School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, USA
Interests: cementitious materials; durability prediction; phase change materials; computational solid mechanics; additive manufacturing
Dr. Mohsen Nami
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Yale University, USA
Interests: III-Nitride opto-electronics; MOCVD Epitaxy; Light-Emitting Diodes; Micro-LEDs; VCSELs; Plasmonics; Nanophotonics; Power Electronics; FDTD-Simulation; Biosensing; Nanofluidic; All-Optical logic gates
Dr. Szabolcs Muráth
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University of Szeged, MTA-SZTE Lendület Biocolloids Research Group,1 Rerrich Béla tér, H-6720, Szeged, Hungary
Interests: layered double hydroxides (LDH); colloidal stability, antioxidants; immobilisation, polyelectrolytes; materials
Dr. Monoj Ghosh

University of Akron, Akron, United States
Interests: Semiconducting metal oxides (TiO2, V2O5, ITO etc.); Nanofibers (Inorganic and Polymer); Polymer nanocomposites, Coatings, Sol-gel synthesis; Materials characterization; Spectroscopy; Microscopy; Electrospinning; Functional nanomaterials; Photocatalyst; Environmental remediation; Photooxidation
Dr. Chinnapat Panwisawas
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University of Leicester, Leicester and University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Interests: Computational materials; physics-based modelling; additive manufacturing; digital materials; high-temperature alloys
Dr. Dimitrios Koumoulis
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University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research, 2540 Research Park Drive, Lexington, Kentucky 40511 USA
Interests: nuclear magnetic resonance; materials science; X-ray diffraction; chemical engineering; metals; topological insulators; thermoelectrics; transition metal oxides; borides; chalcogenides; electrochemistry
Dr. Kinga Korniejenko
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Cracow University of Technology Warszawska 24 31-155 Cracow, Poland
Interests: geopolymer; composite; lightweight material; fly-ash; additive manufacturing; fibre
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Dr. Tianhao Wang
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, WA, USA
Interests: welding and joining; friction stir welding and process; metallurgy; Mechanical Behavior
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Dr. Maning Liu
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Chemistry and Advanced Materials Group, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Tampere University, P.O. Box 692, FI-33014 Tampere, Finland
Interests: perovskite solar cells; perovskite nanocrystals; photophysics; photocatalysis
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Dr. Andrzej Stefanik
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Institute of Metal Forming and Safety Engineering, Czestochowa University of Technology, Czestochowa, Poland
Interests: magnesium alloys; new metal forming technologies; bimodal structures
Dr. Xin Zhang
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Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at San Antonio, One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, Texas 78249-1604, USA
Interests: metal-organic frameworks; porous materials; gas storage; gas separation; photocatalysis
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Dr. Jacek Krawczyk
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Institute of Materials Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
Interests: superalloys; single-crystals; X-ray diffraction topography; structural defects; crystal growth
Dr. Juqin Zeng
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Center for Sustainable Future Technologies, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, via livorno, 60, 10144, Turin, Italy
Interests: electrocatalysis; electrocatalysts; oxygen reduction reaction; carbon dioxide reduction reaction; electrolyzers; Li-oxygen batteries; fuel cells; electrochemical devices
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Dr. Alessio Cascardi
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Institute for Construction Technologies - CNR, Rome, Italy
Interests: structural analysis; Finite Element Analysis; construction; Structural Dynamics; Earthquake Engineering; architecture; material characterization; Finite Element Modeling; Construction Engineering; civil engineering materials
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Dr. Mehran Dadkhah
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Department of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Interests: Biomaterials; injectable cement; Additive manufacturing; Metal matrix composites
Dr. Henryk Adrian
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AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow MP, Poland
Interests: physical metallurgy; heat treatment of metals; modeling of phase transformations in metals
Dr. Vincenzo Gulizzi

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, United States
Interests: computational material science; micro-mechanics; numerical methods; applied mathematics
Prof. Xiaofeng Guo
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Washington State University, Pullman, United States
Interests: ceramic waste forms; rare-earth minerals; high temperature structures; high pressure structures; thermodynamics
Dr. Sungil Lim
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Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials, Korea
Interests: Fabrication of polymeric membranes for water treatment
Dr. Przemysław Strzelecki
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Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Interests: fatigue; S-N curve; analytical methods; weibull distribution; fatigue reliability
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Dr. Narges Yaghoobi Nia
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Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Interests: perovskite solar cell; conjugated polymer; solar fuel; crystal engineering; polymer science and technology
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Dr. Tomasz Bartkowiak
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Politechnika Poznanska, Poznan, Poland
Interests: surface metrology; multiscale analysis; manufacturing processes; precision engineering; interactions between surface topography and physical phenomena
Dr. Sravya Tekumalla
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School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Interests: light metals; mechanical behavior; alloys and composites; additive manufacturing
Dr. Zhang Xu
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Central Michigan University, Houghton, USA
Interests: metamaterial; slow and stopped light; optical neural network
Dr. Arun Prakash
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Micromechanical Materials Modelling (MiMM), Institute for Mechanics and Fluid Dynamics, TU Bergakademie Freiberg (TUBAF), Germany
Interests: Modeling and Simulations, Multiscale Materials Modeling, Atomistic Simulations, Finite Element Modeling, Crystal Plasticity, Software Development, Bridging Length Scales
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Dr. Hervé Couque
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Vice-president Edition of the European Association DYMAT, Dynamic Material Behavior Expert, Nexter Munitions - Engineering Direction, France
Interests: Metallic nanomaterials; Pure metals; Tungsten alloys; High entropy alloys; High strain rate behavior
Dr. Yifeng Ling
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InTrans, CP Tech Center, Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Ames, IA 50011, USA
Interests: Cementitious materials; Industrial wastes; Concrete pavement; Concrete durability; Geopolymer
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Dr. Wen-Jen Lee
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Department of Applied Physics, National Pingtung University, Taiwan
Interests: Thin Films; Atomic Layer Deposition; Optoelectronic Materials and Devices; Electrochemical Energy Storage Materials and Devices
Dr. Saverio Maietta

Department of Industrial Engineering, Fraunhofer JL IDEAS, University of Naples Federico II, P.le Tecchio 80, 80125 Naples, Italy
Interests: Design for Additive Manufacturing; Reverse Engineering; 3D Printing; Bioprinting; Design Methods; Design of Experiments; Mechanical Analysis; Modeling and Simulation; Lattice Structures; Lightweight Structures; Prosthesis Design; Scaffold Design for Tissue Engineering; Dental Materials; Nanomaterials
Dr. Abbas Tamadon
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Canterbury, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
Interests: metallurgy and materials science; alloys and composites; welding and joining methods; microstructure and microscopy; additive manufacturing
Dr. Abdulkarim Amirov

Laboratory of Novel Magnetic Materials, Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Kaliningrad, Russia
Interests: multiferroics; magnetoelectric composites; caloric and multicaloric materials; smart composites
Dr. Eleonora Santecchia

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale e Scienze Matematiche, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italia
Interests: metal additive manufacturing; metallurgy; crystallography; microstructural characterization; electron microscopy; x-ray diffraction; mechanical properties
Dr. Quanlong Yang

Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Interests: Metamaterials; Terahertz; Nanophotonics; Topology; Nonlinear Optics
Dr. Roland Bejjani
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LAU University, School of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering department, Jbeil, 36 Byblos, Lebanon
Interests: machining; tool design; tool wear; CVD PVD coatings; surface engineering; advanced micro manufacturing; machining simulation; 3D printing; material behavior
Prof. Dr. Luis G. Baltazar
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NOVA School of Science and Technology (FCT NOVA), Department of Civil Engineering, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: building materials; grouts; geopolymers; heritage buildings; rheology
Dr. Araceli De Pablos Martin
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Otto Schott Institute of Materials Research- Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Interests: glasses; glass-ceramics; nanocrystallization; transparent glass-ceramics; transmission elecron microscopy; thermal characterization; structural characterization; optical properties
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Dr. Johann Mogeritsch
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Montanuniversitat Leoben, Leoben, Austria
Interests: solid-liquid interface; solidification; microstructures; organic model
Dr. Kavian Cooke
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Lecturer University of Bradford Faculty of Engineering Informatics, University of Bradford, BD7 1DP, UK.
Interests: Nanomaterials; Welding and joining; solidification; thin films; coatings
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Dr. Yang Yu

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2007, Australia
Interests: Concrete structures; Structural damage detection; Structural helath monitoring; Non-destructive evaluation
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Dr. Brabu Balusamy

Department of Fiber Science and Apparel Design, College of Human Ecology, Ithaca 14853, New York, United States
Interests: Electrospinning; Nanofibers; Functional Nanomaterials; Colorimetric Sensing; Nanotoxicology and Risk assessment
Dr. Sung-Hwan Jang
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Assistant Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Hanyang University ERICA, Ansan, Gyeonggi-do 15588, South Korea.
Interests: sustainable construction materials; multifunctional materials for sustainable infrastructure; conductive composite materials for smart cities
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Dr. Xialu Wei
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San Diego State University, United States
Interests: Materials characterization; Crystalline materials; Powder metallurgy; Mechanics of materials; Computational materials science
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Dr. Shui-Yang Lien
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Xiamen University of Technology
Interests: Solar cell materials and devices; Thin films; Atomic layer deposition techniques
Dr. Hamoon Hedayat
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Department of Physics, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Interests: time and angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (trARPES), ultrafast spectroscopy of quantum materials, time-resolved magneto-optical spectroscopy, magnetic materials, strongly correlated materials
Dr. Kaya Kobayashi
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Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Science, Okayama University, Okayama 700-8530, Japan
Interests: superconductivity; layered conductors; misfit chalcogenides; topological material; high-pressure synthesis
Prof. Dr. Zhishun Wei

Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan, China
Interests: Heterogeneous photocatalysis; Mono-crystalline structure; Property-governed activity
Prof. Yan Wang
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University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, United States
Interests: Nanoscale Thermal Transport; Laser Manufacturing; Energy; Phonon; Electron
Dr. Beata Zima
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Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Gdańsk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
Interests: non-destructive testing; SHM; diagnostics; guided wave; elastic wave; debonding; damage; ultrasonic waves
Dr. Di Wang
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Technische Universität Braunschweig, Department of Civil Engineering
Interests: graphene; piezoelectric crystals; property characterizations
Prof. Dr. Ikai Lo
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Department of Physics, Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan
Interests: Molecular beam epitaxy (MBE); Metal–Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD); crystal characterization; GaN-based nanostructures/devices/applications
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Prof. Dr. Mari Koike
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Department of Dental technology, The Nippon Dental University School of Life Dentistry at Tokyo Address: 1-9-20 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8159, Japan
Interests: titanium; titanium alloys; additive manufacturing; corrosion; biocompatibility
Dr. Dinesh Thapa
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Department of Physics, University of Idaho, Moscow, United States
Interests: Raman scattering; photoluminescence; bandgap engineering of UV-luminescent materials; UV-vis spectroscopy
Dr. Jidong Kang
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CanmetMATERIALS, Natural Resources Canada, Canada
Interests: mechanical behavior of materials; physical metallurgy; welding mechanics
Dr. Sebastian Wachowski
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Gdańsk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
Interests: proton conductors; solids state ionics; functional materials; ceramics; crystal structure
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Dr. Wei-Ting Lin
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Department of Civil Engineering, National Ilan University, Ilan 26047, Taiwan
Interests: construction materials; non-cement blended materials; recycled and reuse in cement-based composites; geopolymer; green materials
Dr. Sh Alzangana
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University of Garmian, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Interests: liquid crystals; graphene oxide; polymer electrolytes; energy storage devices
Dr. Ewa Wierzbicka

Humboldt University of Berlin, Department of Chemistry, Functional Materials Group, Brook-Taylor-Str. 2, 12489 Berlin, Germany
Interests: anodic oxide layers; metal nanostructures; corrosion; photocatalysis; plasma electrolytic oxidation (PEO)
Prof. Asghar Aryanfar
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California Institute of Technology, Mechanical Engineering, MC 104-44, Pasadena, CA 91125
Interests: material physics; electrochemistry; matamaterials; nonlinear dynamics
Dr. LI Qingfeng
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Institute of Applied Physics, Abbe Center of Photonics, Friedrich Schiller University, Albert-Einstein-Str. 15, Jena 07745, Germany
Interests: ultrafast optics; laser-material interaction; laser processing; laser-induced forward transfer; silicon photonics
Dr. Emily Asenath-Smith
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U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, Hanover, USA
Interests: ice adhesion; surfaces and interfaces in materials; mechanisms of thermal transport in crystalline materials; crystallization of ice and inorganic compounds from aqueous media; energy transfer processes in crystalline materials; bioinspired composite and hierarchical materials; strategic manipulation of material properties with solutes and impurities
Dr. Francisco Javier Salgado Remacha
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Departamento de Física Aplicada, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Zaragoza, 50009 Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: ultrafast optics; nonlinear optics; supercontinuum generation; optics fiber lasers; optical metrology
Dr. Yuanyuan Yue
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Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, China
Interests: zeolites; natural aluminosilicate; selective catalytic reduction;hydroisomerization; fluid catalytic cracking; scientific design and green synthesis of zeolites-based catalytic materials and catalysts in petrochemical and environmental protection
Dr. Rafael Shehu

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (DICA), Politecnico Di Milano, Milan 20133, Italy
Interests: Masonry Materials; Concrete Materials; Composite Materials; Strengthening Materials; Masonry Structures; Reinforced Concrete; Composite Structures; Steel Structures; Structural Design; Structural Analysis
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Dr. Filipa Castro
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Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
Interests: crystallization/precipitation processes; protein crystallization; calcium phosphates for biomedical applications; multiphase reactors; materials characterization
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Dr. M. V. Reddy

Hydro-Quebec, Montreal, Canada
Interests: Crystallography; Energy storage and Conversion: Lithium, Sodium and Potassium Ion batteries: Solid Electrolytes; Supercapacitors; Materials synthesis and characterization techniques; Nanomaterials
Prof. David Restrepo
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, USA
Interests: metal additive manufacturing; grain growth; uncertainty quantification; crystal plasticity; metamaterials; bioinspired materials
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Dr. Antonio Piccininni

Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy
Interests: material characterization; inverse analysis for the material characterization; FE model of the sheet metal forming processes (conventional and innovative); FE model of manufacturing processes (casting and prediction of the residual state of stress); optimization of manufacturing processes (Response Surfaces and Genetic algorithms)
Dr. Lei Bai
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Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Interests: catalyst materials; heterogeneous catalysis; methane activation and conversion; NOx selective catalytic reduction(SCR); emission control technology; coal/biomass gasification and conversion; chemical looping technology
Dr. Brahma Pramanik
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Montana Technological University, Butte, Montana, USA
Interests: impact; dynamics; vibrations; materials; additive manufacturing
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Dr. Julien Guénolé
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CNRS, Université de Lorraine, Arts et Métiers ParisTech, LEM3, Metz, France
Interests: Atomistic and Cross-Scale Simulations, Plasticity at Interfaces, Nano-Mechanics, Ionic Irradiation, Bridging Length Scales
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Dr. Urszula Kalinowska Lis
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Department of Cosmetic Raw Materials Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Medical University of Lodz, Muszyńskiego 1, 90-151 Łódź, Poland
Interests: metal ions (Ag, Pt, Pd, Cu, Zn, etc.) complexes; characterization by NMR, IR, UV-Vis spectroscopy and MS- spectrometry; X-ray crystallography; natural and synthetic cosmetic raw materials; activity (antimicrobial, cytotoxic, antioxidative, etc.)
Dr. Suman Nandy
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Department of Materials Science, FCT-Universidade Nova da Lisboa, 2825-149 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: green energy; paper electronics; polymer electronics; wearable/flexible electronics; self-powered technology; charge transportation dynamics; nanostructure materials, thin film; sputtering; AFM; transparent oxide electronics
Dr. Babatunde O. Okesola
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Institute of Bioengineering, School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London, UK
Interests: self-assembly; bio-instructive; hydrogels; biomineralization; tissue regeneration
Dr. Dumitriu Cristina
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Department of General Chemistry, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Material Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, București 060042, Romania
Interests: TiO2 crystalline nanostructures; conducting polymers; electrochemical characterization; sensors; gluten detection.
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Dr. Songgu Wu
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Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
Interests: crystallization; phase transformation; dynamic crystals; solvate; polymorph screening; phase equilibria
Dr. Aneta Bartkowska
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Politechnika Poznanska, Institute of Materials Science, Poznan, Poland
Interests: production of coatings with a laser beam; laser heat treatment of crystalline materials; properties and application of carbide and boride coatings; changes in structure and properties in the coating due to crystallization
Dr. Zeyu Zhang
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Institute of Highway Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Mies-van-der-Rohe-Straße 1, 52074 Aachen, Germany
Interests: pavement materials fatigue response; sustainable pavement materials and technologies; transportation structure nondestructive evaluation; pavement material characterization and modeling
Dr. Arpith Siddaiah

Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno
Interests: tribology; tribocorrosion; corrosion; surface energy; surface enhancements and texturing; laser-based tribological enhancements; nanocomposite coatings; additive manufactured metallic materials
Prof. Aparna Singh
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Department of Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, MH-400076, India
Interests: nano-structured steels; mechanics; fracture; fatigue; wear; deformation mechanisms; steels
Dr. Runxiao Zhang
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University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Interests: cementitious materials; magnesium cement; concrete durability; CO2 mineralization; life cycle assessment
Dr. Jitendra Pal Singh
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Pohang Accelerator Laboratory, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea
Interests: X-ray Spectroscopy; X-ray Imaging; nanocrystals; magnetic systems; ferrites; biomaterials; cathode materials; heavy ion irradiation; ion implantation
Prof. Dr. Ming Hu
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University of South Carolina, Columbia, United States
Interests: computational materials physics; thermal science; machine learning; materials design
Dr. Rosanna Caliandro

Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Faculty of Science and Technology piazza Università, 5 - 39100, Bolzano
Interests: Protein expression and purification; protein crystallization
Dr. Erdem Karakulak
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Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Interests: solification of metals; aluminium alloys; magnesium alloys; casting of metals; mechanical properties of metallic metarials; microstructure
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Dr. Somayyeh Asgari
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University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Interests: plasmonics; electromagnetics; metamaterials; circuit modeling; chiral metastructures
Dr. Malte Vollmer
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Institute of Materials Engineering, University of Kassel, Mönchebergstraße 3, 34125, Kassel, Germany
Interests: abnormal grain growth; cyclic heat treatment; shape memory alloys; phase transformation; functional properties; additive manufacturing; crystal growth
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Dr. June-Seo Kim
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Division of Nanotechnology, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST), Daegu, 42988, Republic of Korea
Interests: Magnetic Materials, Spintronics
Dr. Pascal Puphal
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Max-Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Heisenbergstr. 1, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
Interests: crystal growth
Dr. Alberto García-Peñas
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain
Interests: polymorphism; polyolefins; smart materials
Dr. Zhiqiang Shen
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37830, United States
Interests: lipid membrane, drug delivery, polymer physics
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Dr. Benjamin Hogan
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Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of Oulu, 90570 Oulu, Finland
Interests: 2D materials; liquid crystals; raman spectroscopy; sensing devices; graphene; SERS; nanoparticles
Dr. Fatih Gulec
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Advanced Materials Research Group, Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2TU, UK
Interests: porous materials; heterogeneous catalysis; zeolites; silicates; metal oxides; phase transitions; coal/coke/biomass combustion; gasification and pyrolysis; chemical looping technology; material charact
Dr. Naveen Prakash
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Corning Incorporated, Corning NY 14830, USA
Interests: solid mechanics; fracture mechanics; material modeling; computational mechanics; brittle fracture; peridynamics; structural health monitoring; finite elements; mechanics of materials; composite materials; nanocomposites; scientific computing
Dr. Tong Fei
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Department of Chemistry, University of California, Riverside, 501 Big Springs Road, Riverside, CA, 92521, USA
Interests: molecular crystals; organic crystal growth; responsive materials; photochemistry
Dr. Azarmidokht Gholamipour-Shirazi
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University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Interests: additive manufacturing; microfluidics; gels; emulsions; battery
Dr. Alexandre A.S. Goncalves
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Catalytic and Process Ceramics, Saint-Gobain NorPro, OH, USA
Interests: nanomaterials; sorption; thermal analysis; catalysis; mixed metal oxides; carbons; metal-organic frameworks.
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Dr. Junwei Meng

The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, United States
Interests: laser cooling of solids (rare earth doped materials); spectroscopy (crystal and raw material analysis); nonlinear optics; high power tunable cw lasers (solid state, VECSEL)
Dr. Ahmad Serjouei
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Nottingham Trent University, UK
Interests: additive manufacturing; smart materials; metamaterials; finite element method; material characterization; material modelling
Dr. Marcin Kondracki
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Department of Foundry Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Silesian University of Technology, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland
Interests: crystallization of metals and alloys; intermetallic phases; structure of metals; crystallization – structure – properties relations; alloy crystallization analysis and simulation
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Dr. Cui Ying Toe
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University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia, Sydney, Australia
Interests: photocatalysis; heterogeneous photocatalyst; photoelectrocatalysis; metal oxide; metal sulfide
Dr. Agata Jasik
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Institute of Electron Technology, Department of Photonics, 02-668 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: MBE growth; strain relaxation; interface formation; type II InAs/GaSb SLs; IR detection
Prof. Chan-Jung Kim
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Pukyong National University, Busan, South Korea
Interests: vibration fatigue; noise and vibration; modal analysis; accelerated vibration test; crack detection
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Prof. Satish Vitta
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Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Mumbai, India
Interests: magnetic properties of materials; electrical transport in materials; thermoelectric behavior of materials; sustainable electronic materials
Dr. Zhenguo Gao
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Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
Interests: crysal engineering; process analytical technology; processs intensification; continuous manufacturing; melt crystallization
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Dr. Vadim Sirkeli

Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
Interests: Terahertz technology; nanotechnology; quantum cascade lasers; quantum cascade detectors; resonant tunneling diodes; light-emitting diodes; ultraviolet photodetectors; wide-bandgap semiconductors
Dr. Lukáš Kučera
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Department of Analytical chemistry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Interests: archaeometry; spectroscopy; spectrometry; multivariate analysis; pigments
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Dr. Lorenzo Degli Esposti
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Institute of Science and Technology for Ceramics (ISTEC), National Research Council (CNR), Via Granarolo 64, 48018 Faenza, Italy
Interests: calcium phosphates; biomineralization; nanomaterials; nanomedicine; amorphous inorganic materials
Dr. Alexander Craze

Oxford University,Oxford OX1 2JD,UK
Interests: supramolecular chemistry; structure function relationships; crystallography; Inorganic chemistry; CO2 catalysis and conversion; green chemistry
Dr. Sugata Chowdhury
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
Interests: quantum materials; skirmions; magnetic TI; DFT; density wave
Dr. Paweł Nuckowski
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Department of Engineering Materials and Biomaterials, Silesian University of Technology, 18A Konarskiego Street, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland
Interests: high-temperature X-ray diffraction (HT-XRD); severe plastic deformation (SPD); recrystallization; aluminium alloys; copper alloys
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Dr. Magdalena Lepicka
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Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Mechanical Engineering, Bialystok University of Technology, Wiejska 45C, 15-351, Bialystok, Poland
Interests: tribology; wear; friction; materials characterization; mechanical properties; electron microscopy; metallic materials for biomedical applications; surface modification; thin films and coatings
Dr. Sung Min Pyo
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Free University of Berlin, Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy 14195 Berlin, Germany
Interests: solid formuatlion approaches for pharma application; amorphous solid dispersions (ASD); nanocrystals; X-ray crystallography
Dr. Abhijit Pramanick
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, China
Interests: ferroelectrics; relaxors; ceramics; X-ray/neutron diffraction; structure-property relationships
Dr. Jizeng Wang
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Lanzhou University, Lanzhou 730000, China
Interests: polymer physics; cellular biophysics; computational mechanics
Dr. Tzy-Rong Lin
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Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, National Taiwan Ocean University, 2 Peining Road, Keelung 20224, Taiwan
Interests: photonic crystals; phononic crystals; sound-light interactions; sensors; surface plasmon; nanolasers
Dr. Weiyi Li

University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
Interests: Gallium Nitride based electronics; transistors; RF and power electronics device; device physics; nanofabrication
Dr. Pascal Voepel
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Institute of Materials Research, German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V.)
Interests: metal oxide aerogels; crystallization of metal oxides; (photo)catalytic active metal oxides; nano structuring of oxides; films; particles; fibers
Dr. Liu Xin
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Kyushu University, Research Institute for Applied Mechanics, Kasuga, Japan
Interests: computer simulation; czochralski method; industrial crystallization; growth from melt; defects; convection
Dr. Harutoshi Asakawa
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Department of Applied Chemistry, Yamaguchi University, 2-16-1 Tokiwadai, Ube 755-8611, Japan
Interests: growth mechanism; twin; in-situ observation
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Dr. Leonhard Hitzler
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Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Interests: metal additive manufacturing; laser powder-bed fusion; destructive material testing; anisotropic material behaviour; experimental mechanics
Dr. Alexey Voloshin

Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: solution crystal growth; physics of crystallization; defect formation in crystals; X-ray diffraction methods for studying structural defects; microgravity crystal growth; new functional crystalline materials
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Dr. Erica Ciotta
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Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystem, National Research Council-CNR, Rome, Italy
Interests: sensor; sol-gel film; nanoparticles and nanostructured films; optical lithography; optoelectronic; photoluminescence
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Prof. James Ren
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Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University, LIverpool L3 3AF, UK
Interests: First principle Calculatuion, MD, Ground state properties, grain structures and phase , alloys and processing
Dr. Thanh-Giang La
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Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
Interests: Flexible electronics, Wearable sensors, Hydrogels, Elastomers, Artificial Muscles
Prof. Youping Chen
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Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
Interests: multiscale modeling; phonon transport; fracture; interfaces; dislocations
Dr. Tatheer Zahra
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School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment, Queensland University of Technology, 4000, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: Auxetics; Masonry; Concrete; Mortar composites; 3d printing
Dr. George G. Abashev
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Perm State University, Perm Perm Krai, Russian
Interests: heterocycles; pyrimidine; thiophene; EDOT; organic electronics; pi-conjugated compounds; electrochemical oxidation; UV absoprtion spectra; fluorescence; bandgap; frontier orbitals
Dr. Daniele Cafolla
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Biomechatronics Lab,Bioengineering unit, Clinical Research Centre IRCCS Neuromed, 86077 Pozzilli(IS), Italy
Interests: Biomechanics; Mechatronics; Rehabilitation robotics; Exoskeletons; Rapid Prototyping
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Dr. Ivan Tarasov

Kirensky Institute of Physics, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation
Interests: Ellispometry; electron diffraction; epitaxy; thin films; nanocrystals
Dr. Giovanni Orazio Lepore
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Earth Science Department, University of Florence
Interests: mineralogy; crystal structure and crystal chemistry of natural and synthetic inorganic phases; Local structure of diluted elements in minerals and in materials of environmental and technological relevance
Dr. Miroslav Zecevic
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Los Alamos National Laboratory Theoretical Division, Los Alamos, United States
Interests: crystal plasticity; micromechanics; mechanics of materials
Dr. Yijie Zhang
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BCAST, Brunel University London, UK
Interests: Al alloys and composites; grain refinement; casting; materials properties; solidification
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Dr. Jason R. Stagno
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Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bldg. 538/Room 126, Frederick, MD 21702, USA
Interests: RNA structural biology; X-ray crystallography; time-resolved; structural dynamics
Dr. Carlos Acosta
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Computer and Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, United States
Interests: Spectroscopy; Piezo-electric and ferroelectric materials; Dielectric properties of crystals
Dr. Jaka Burja
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Institute of Metals and Technology Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Interests: metallurgy; processing; non-metallic inclusions; steel microstructure; thermodynamics
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Dr. Fabio Di Gioacchino
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Advanced Steel Processing and Products Research Center (ASPPRC), Colorado School of Mines, USA
Interests: experimental investigation and numerical modeling of the micro-mechanics of plastic deformation and damage of polycrystalline materials
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Dr. Lorenzo Lisuzzo
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University of Palermo, Department of Physics and Chemistry, Viale delle Scienze, Palermo, Italy
Interests: Clays; Bio-Hybrid; Biopolymers; Halloysite; Nanotubes; Functional materials
Dr. Amrita Basak
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Interests: additive manufacturing; single crystal; turbine blade; fatigue and fracture
Dr. Mitch Chou
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Department of Materials and Optoelectronic Science, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan
Interests: Single Crystal Growth; Electro-Optic Materials; Epitaxial Growth
Dr. Chirag Gupta
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Maxim Integrated in San Jose, California, USA
Interests: GaN; power and RF HEMTs; InGaN LEDs; semiconductor device physics; vertical GaN
Dr. Jinfeng Li
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Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Interests: liquid crystals; azobenzene liquid crystals; phase shifter; phased array antenna; beam steering; microwave devices; millimeter-wave devices; surface acoustic wave devices; multilevel inverters; nuclear reactor modelling; Monte Carlo method; fault tree analysis; nuclear safety; application security; sentiment analysis; contact tracing
Dr. Arya Chatterjee
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The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Interests: Crystallography of martensitic transformation; Transmission electron microscopy; Nanomechanics; Additive Manufacturing
Dr. Seyedvahid Sajjadifar
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Universität Kassel: Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Interests: hot deformation; mechanical Properties; additive manufacturing; fatigue and damage; microstructure; titanium alloys; aluminum alloys
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Dr. Sarah Stryeck
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Graz, University of Technology (Austria)
Interests: Integrated structural biology, NMR spectroscopy, metabolism, open science
Dr. Santanu Mukherjee
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Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering Department, Kansas State University, 3002 Rathbone Hall, Kansas, Manhattan, Kansas, 66506, USA
Interests: x-ray diffraction; electrochemistry; defects; two dimensional materials; crystallography
Dr. Claudiu Ghiorghita
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Functional Polymers Laboratory, “Petru Poni” Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry of Romanian Academy, Iasi, Romania
Interests: polyelectrolyte multilayers; organic/inorganic composites; sorption processes; stimuli responsive materials.
Dr. Amalraj Peter Amalathas
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Czech Technical University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: perovskite solar cells; photovoltaics; thin films; light trapping; nanotechnology
Dr. Mehdi Keshavarz Hedayati
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Assistant Professor at Durham University- UK
Interests: Pattern Transfer/ Nano-printing; Flexible Optical Sensor; Wearable Electronics; Metasurface Structural Colour; Nanocomposites; Nanoimprint Lithography; Nanomaterials Synthesis; Plasmonic Materials
Dr. Shanghai Wei
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The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Interests: battery and energy storage materials; transmission electron microscopy; TiO2 nanocomposites; light metals and alloys
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Dr. Michele Pizzochero
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Harvard University, Cambridge, United States
Interests: 2D materials; graphene; magnetism; defects; first principles
Dr. Andreea Dutu

Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest, Romania
Interests: timber structures, seismic analysis, traditional timber buildings, timber frames with infills, experimental studies on the seismic behavior of structures, numerical analysis of structures, seismic iso
Dr. Jasminka Alijagić
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Geological Survey of Slovenia, Department of Mineral Resources and Geochemistry
Interests: Mine Waste Risk Assessments; Mining Pollution; Soil Contamination Risk Assessment; Toxic Element Contamination; Geochemical Mapping; Artificial Intelligence; Digital Spatial Modelling
Dr. Daniele Rinaldi
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Department of Scienze e Ingegneria della Materia, dell’Ambiente ed Urbanistica (SIMAU) - Università Politecnica delle Marche – Ancona - Italy
Interests: Physics of Matter, Magnetic Materials, Scintillator Crystals/Materials, Materials for Photonics, Application On Medical Instrumentation and Medical Imaging. Photoelasticity and Elasto - Optic Moldels.
Dr. Frank Alifui-Segbaya
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School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD 4222, Australia
Interests: 3D printing; materials characterization, materials processing, materials synthesis; superalloys; composites; synthetic polymers; biomaterials; biological evaluation; toxicology; CAD/CAM; additive manufacturing
Dr. Carmo Lança
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Faculty of Science and Technology, University Nova de Lisboa, DCM and I3N / Cenimat, Portugal
Interests: biomaterials; dielectrics; electrical properties; peizoelectricity
Dr. Maja Mroczkowska-Szerszeń
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Department of Geology and Geochemistry, Oil and Gas Institute National Research Institute, 31-503 Cracow, Poland
Interests: an interdisciplinary direction between solid-state physics/ionics; materials science and petrophysical analysis of rocks; characterisation and synthesis of crystalline and amorphous composite materials which are superionic conductors for fuel cells membranes; rocks with its organic matter; the application of spectroscopic techniques in various aspects of rock analysis
Dr. Shima Pilehvar
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Faculty of Engineering, Ostfold University College, Norway
Interests: inorganic building materials (Geopolymer); construction materials (cement and concrete) and their mechanical, thermal and microstructural characterizations
Dr. Kashif Mairaj Deen
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The University of British Columbia, Canada
Interests: electrochemistry of nanocrystalline materials; dissolution/leaching trends of polycrystalline materials; synthesis, growth and characterization of nanomaterials; surface texture and electrocatalysis; nanostructured materials for electrochemical energy conversion and storage; electrodeposition and crystallization
Dr. Hannes Rijckaert
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SCRiPTS, Department of Chemistry, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Interests: transmission electron microscope; nanoparticles; thin film; nanocomposite; material; scanning electron microscope; x-ray diffraction; superconductor; ferroelectric; opto-electronic; electronic; nucleation and growth
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Dr. Hanyu Zhang
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National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO 80401, USA
Interests: two-dimensional nanomaterials; chemical vapor deposition; electrochemical energy conversion
Dr. Haiyang Yu
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Department of Materials, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PH, UK
Interests: dislocation dynamics; crystal plasticity; hydrogen embrittlement; nanoindentation
Dr. Andrzej N. Wieczorek
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Silesian University of Technology, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland
Interests: nanocrystalline steels; tribology; wear
Dr. Lorna Anguilano

Experimental Techniques Centre, Brunel University London, UB8 3PH Uxbridge, UK
Interests: Material characterisation; Mineralogy; Composites
Dr. Hongwei Liu
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Australian Centre for Microscopy & Microanalysis, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Interests: crystallography of phase transformations; crystal growth; transmission electron microscopy; metals and alloys; intermetallics
Dr. Pardis Rofouie
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McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Interests: biological chiral liquid crystals; micro/nano-structured surface wrinkles; cellulose nanocrystals; broadband circular polarizer; photonic crystals; chiral plasmonic structures
Dr. Qiye Zheng
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Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, CA, US
Interests: inorganic crystals for thermal management; hybrid materials for building energy applications; high throughput thermal characterization
Dr. Amit Pawbake
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J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry, Czech Academy of Sciences, Dolejškova 2155/3, 182 23 Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: Raman spectroscopy, 2D Materials, High-Pressure Physics, Low-temperature Physics, Sensor
Dr. Barsukova Marina
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Nikolaev Institute of Inorganic Chemistry Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, 3, Acad. Lavrentiev Ave., Novosibirsk, 630090, Russia
Interests: metal-organic frameworks; adsorption; X-ray crystallography; luminescence
Dr. Robertus Wahyu N. Nugroho
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Aalto University, Finland
Interests: colloids; particles; food powders; functional polymers; modification; biobased materials
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Dr. Mohsen Marani
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Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Queen’s University, K7L 3N6, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Interests: manufactuirng; materials charectrization; ductile-brittle transition behaviors; high rate metal deformations; metal and alloys; prediction models; surface finishing; microstructures
Dr. Mingqing Wang

UCL Institute for Materials Discovery University College of London, Room 107, Roberts Building, Malet Place, London WC1E 7JE United Kingdom
Interests: Metal nanoparticles, Perovskite quantum dots, CIGS/CZTS quantum dots, solar cells, light emitting diodes, photodetectors, Biosensor, nanocarbon
Dr. Kun Yin
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University of Central Florida
Interests: liquid crystals, AR/VR/MR displays
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Dr. Moussa Zaarour
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King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC), Catalysis Nanomaterials and Spectroscopy (CNS), Thuwal 23955, Saudi Arabia
Interests: nanosized zeolites; design of heterogeneous catalysts; in-depth spectroscopic characterization; advanced applications
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Dr. Jialong Shen

Fiber and Polymer Science program, Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science, North Carolina State University
Interests: Host–guest chemistry between cyclodextrin/urea and polymer/small molecule, Determination of polymer comonomer sequences, polymer glass transition, Enzymatic degradation for textile recycling and biofu; sponge, hydrogels, electrospun mat, etc. for biomedical and environmental applications
Dr. Mamoun M. Bader

Alfaisal Universitydisabled, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Interests: Crystal growth of conjugated organic materials Intermolecular and intramolecular interactions in donor/acceptor molecules Solid state structures of Oligothiophenes and triphenylamines
Dr. Christian Mark Pelicano
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Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Ikoma, Japan
Interests: nanomaterials; solar cells (quantum dots, organic, hybrid, perovskite); photocatalytic water splitting; optoelectronics; materials chemistry
Dr. Jijo Vallooran Joy
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Drug Delivery and Biophysics of Biopharamaceuticals, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: Biological soft matter; Protein and Lipid biomaterials; X-ray scattering; Liquid Crystals; Protein aggregation; Enzyme activity and kinetics; Nanoconfinement; Crystallization; Drug-delivery and diagnostics
Dr. Stavros X. Drakopoulos
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School of Metallurgy and Materials, University of Birmingham, UK
Interests: broadband dielectric spectroscopy; relaxation dynamics; polymer nanodielectrics; capacitive energy storage; polymer composites
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Dr. Walid BOUKHILI
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Department of Physics, Sciences Faculty of Bizerte, 7021-Zarzouna Bizerte, University of Carthage, Tunisia.
Interests: Material Characterization; Thin Film Deposition; Semiconductor Device; Physics; Nanoelectronics Materials; Optoelectronics Photovoltaics; Thin Film Technology; Materials Science; Modeling
Dr. Tai-Cheng Chen
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Institute of Nuclear Energy Research, Taoyuan, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Interests: thermal spray coating; welding metallurgy; additive manufacturing; mechanical properties of metals; corrosion; stress corrosion cracking
Dr. Qiong Wang
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Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), Berlin, Germany
Interests: metal halide perovskite; phase stability; crystal facet orientation; solar energy conversion; photovoltaic devices
Dr. Neno Torić
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University of Split, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy
Interests: steel; aluminium; concrete; timber; creep; fire; Eurocode
Prof. Fisher (Hua) Yu

1. Nanomaterials Centre, School of Chemical Engineering and Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
2. Institute of Photovoltaics, Southwest Petroleum University
Interests: Low-dimensional nanostructures; Semiconductor materials; Perovskite solar cell; Two-dimensional; Photovoltaic devices
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Dr. Catarina V. Esteves
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Structural Chemistry Center, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Campo Grande, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: Solid-state Chemistry; Crystallization; Polymorphism; Supramolecular Chemistry; Coordination Chemistry
Prof. Dr. Long Wang
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Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, 315201, China
Interests: polymer crystallization; polymer processing; foam; multifunctional foam; nanocomposites; biopolymer
Prof. Dr. Dawei Wang
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Institute of Highway Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Mies-van-der-Rohe-Street 1, 52074 Aachen, Germany; School of Transportation Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China
Interests: driving safety and skid resistance of road surface; multi-scale characterization of the pavement materials; functional pavement theory and technology.
Dr. Yang Yang
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Institute of Deep-Sea Science and Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Energy and Environment Directorate, Pacific Northwest national Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, Washington, USA
Interests: flexible and stretchable electronics; sensors; non-destructive monitoring; acoustic telemetry; silver nanowires; Dielectric Spectroscopy
Dr. Bettina Camin

Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty III – Process Sciences, Institute of Materials Sciences and Technology, Chair of Metallic Materials, Sekr. BH18, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1, 10587 Berlin, Germany
Interests: metals; creep damage; in situ investigations of damage mechanisms in metals; synchrotron tomography
Prof. Ivana Kuta Smatanova
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University of South Bohemia Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
Interests: crystallization of biological macromolecules; conventional; advanced and alternative crystallization techniques; protein crystals; crystal structures; structural and modeling studies
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Dr. Josep Roqué-Rosell
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Department of Mineralogy, Petrology and Applied Geology, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: Mineralogy; Electron Crystallography; X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy
Dr. Nicolas Lebon
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Department of Biomaterials, URB2i-UR4462, Faculty of Dental Surgery, Paris and Sorbonne Paris Nord Universities, Paris, France
Interests: Surface integrity; Roughness; Milling; Dental biomaterials; CAD/CAM
Dr. Cosmin Romanitan
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Affiliation National Institute for Research and Development in Microtechnologies, Bucharest
Interests: X-ray diffraction; threading dislocations; nanomaterials; strain
Dr. Jia Yan Law
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University of Seville, Spain
Interests: high-entropy alloys; magnetocaloric effect and materials; magnetic materials; additive manufacturing; composites
Dr. Manuela Rossi
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Department of Earth, Environmental and Resources Sciences, Federico II University, Via Cinthia 21, 80126 Naples, Italy
Interests: minerals; materials; crystal chemistry; cristallography; non conventional and non destructive analytical techniques to characterize and identify the minerals; multi-methodological investigation; morphological characterization (OM, SEM, TEM)
Dr. Chiara Elmi
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Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, USA
Interests: mineralogy; crystallogaphy; applied mineralogy; clay minerals; raw materials; phase transitions; shock effects in minerals; X-ray diffraction; scanning electron microscopy
Dr. Francesco Izzo
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Department of Earth Science, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: zeolites; clay; sorption; emerging contaminants; FTIR and Raman spectroscopy; thermal analyses; ceramics; mortars; pigments; kidney stones; non-destructive techniques
Dr. Mykhailo A. Chayka
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Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: laser materials; yttrium aluminium garnet; optical spectroscopy; Q-switched lasers; single crystals; transparent ceramics
Dr. Olga V. Frank-Kamenetskaya

Saint Petersburg State University
Interests: structural mineralogy; applied mineralogy; crystal chemistry of inorganic compounds; biomineralization, preservation of cultural heritage
Dr. Waqas Hassan Tanveer
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1. School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering (SMME), National University of Science & Technology (NUST) 46000, Islamabad, Pakistan
2. Visiting Research Associate, Institute of Mechanical Process & Energy Engineering, Department of Engineering Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, UK
Interests: H2 and Fuel Cells; Design for Manufacturing; Solid Oxide co-electrolysers; CO2 utilisation; Vacuum Based Deposition Systems; Electrochemical Simulations
Dr. Modeste Bodehou

Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Interests: metasurface antennas; computational electromagnetics
Dr. Saurabh Nene

Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, Karwar, Rajasthan 342037, India
Interests: high entropy alloys; metal additive manufacturing; friction stir welding/ processing; biodegradable Mg alloys
Dr. Rafał Krzywoń
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Department of Structural Engineering, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Interests: structural repairs based on FRP composite materials; structural applications of foamed concrete; application of geopolymers in construction; functional materials based on carbon fiber; prestressed concrete
Dr. Ji-Hun An

R&D Center, UniCel Lab, Seongnam 13201, Korea
Interests: Pharmaceutical Crystallization; Crystal form; Cocrystal; Co-amorphous; Cocrystallization; Polymorphs; Polymorphic Transformation
Dr. Krystian Mistewicz
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Institute of Physics–Center for Science and Education, Silesian University of Technology, Krasińskiego 8, 4 40-019 Katowice, Poland
Interests: nanocrystals; nanogenerators; energy harvesting; ferroelectrics; photovoltaic devices
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Dr. Christian Rodenbücher
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Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Energy and Climate Research/Electrochemical Process Engineering (IEK-14), Germany
Interests: solid oxides; perovskites; electrochemistry; renewable energy; surface physics
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Dr. John Venetis
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Department of Mechanics, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Interests: mechanical and thermal properties; composite materials with mathematical models
Prof. Galić Mirela
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Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy, University of Split, Croatia
Interests: numerical modelling of structures by finite and discrete elements; glass and concrete structures; composite materials; mechanics of materials; experimental and numerical testing of structures
Dr. Haider Ali
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University of Central Florida, Orlando, United States
Interests: silicon; solar cells; recombination; wafer cleaning; heterojunctions; carrier-selective contacts (CSCs); contact resistivity
Dr. Alessia Artesani
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Center for Cultural Heritage Technology (CCHT), Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), Italy
Interests: photoluminescence; spectroscopy; microscopy; nanomaterials; metal oxide
Dr. Tommaso Salzillo
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Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC)
Interests: solid state photoreactions; vibrational spectroscopy; organic semiconductors; thin film transistors; crystal growth
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Prof. Huie Zhu
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Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, Japan
Interests: Ferroelectric Polymers; Functional Ultrathin Films; Non-Volatile Memories
Prof. Meng-Hsiu Tsai
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Department of Mold and Die Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Sciences and Technology, Taiwan
Interests: electron beam melting; selective laser melting; Ti6Al4V; shape memory; nanoparticle; fine wire and drawing; material analysis
Dr. Ebin Bastola
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University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
Interests: Solar cells; colloids; photovoltaics; nanocrystals; chalcopyrite; nanparticles; Interfacs; II-VI Semiconductor
Dr. Tuan Nguyen Minh
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Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
Interests: recrystallization; steel; texture; retained austenite; x-ray; electrical steel
Dr. Maohua Lin
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Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
Interests: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping; Flexible Electronics; Soft Robotics; Finite Element Analysis; Machine Learning
Dr. Hailong Lyu
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Nanomaterials Chemistry Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Bldg. 4100, Rm. A229, MS 6201, Oak Ridge, TN, 37830, USA
Interests: lithium-ion batteries and beyond; electrochemistry; solid-state battery; Electrode Materials; electrolyte additives
Dr. Ahmed Sabry Shehata Afify
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Department of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24,10129 Torino, Italy
Interests: nanotechnology; inorganic clays; Material Characterization; chromatography; heavy metals analysis; water and food analysis; sensor and glass ceramic
Dr. Kuang Yao Lo
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Department of Physics, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Interests: nonlinear optics; semiconductor thin film; optoelectrical properties of interface
Dr. Milad Hamidi Nasab
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, 20156 Milan, Italy
Interests: alloy; Laser Powder Bed Fusion; fatigue strength; surface finishing; surface texture
Dr. Paweł Kaczyński
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Wrocław University of Sciene and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: crash-box; honeycomb structures; crashworthiness
Dr. Pavel Tofel
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Brno Univ Technol, Dept Phys, Fac Elect Engn & Comp Sci, Brno, Czech RepublicCEITEC Cent European Inst Technol, Adv Mat, Brno, Czech Republic
Interests: Ceramics
Dr. Mingxiao Ye
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Michigan Technological University, Houghton, United States
Interests: 2D materials; nanowire; solar cell; quantum dots; asphalt mixture
Dr. Peizhen Li
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University of Kentucky, Lexington, United States
Interests: selective laser melting; NiTi alloy
Dr. Ali Talimian
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Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalised Glass, Alexander Dubcek University of Trencin, Trencin, Slovakia
Interests: magnesium aluminate spinel
Dr. Rajdeep Adhikari
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Johannes Kepler Universität, Linz, Austria
Interests: nitride semiconductors; semiconductor spintronics; spin-orbitronics; superconductivity; 2d materials; quantum transport; quantum magnetism
Dr. Hangfeng Zhang
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Queen Mary Univ London, Sch Biol & Chem Sci, Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS, UK
Interests: ceramics; ferroelectric; piezoelectric; crystallographic structure; dielectric tunability
Dr. Bhaskar Das

Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Interests: magnetism; nanoscience; semiconductor physics; photovoltaics; spintronics
Prof. Dr. Lijian Zuo
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MOE Key Laboratory of Macromolecular Synthesis and Functionalization, State Key Laboratory of Silicon Materials, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, State Key Laboratory of Silicon Materials, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: Organic semiconductors; Hybrid/composite semiconductors; Photovoltaic; Optoelectronic Devices; Detectors
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Dr. Xiaodong Ma
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Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre, Sustainable Minerals Institute, The University of Queensland.
Interests: silicon growth; semiconductor growth from a solvent; directional solidification; phase equilibria
Dr. Adriana Matamoros Veloza
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University of Leeds, School of Mechanical Engineering, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: nucleation and growth of minerals; crystallisation; spectroscopy; scattering and diffraction methods
Prof. Dr. Branka Lozo
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University of Zagreb, Faculty of Graphic Arts, Department of Printing Materials
Interests: Paper materials,; cycling; functional printing materials
Prof. Dr. Yuriy Garbovskiy
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Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT 06050, USA
Interests: liquid crystals; optics; nanomaterials
Dr. Hyun Kim
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Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, CCDC Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD 20783, USA
Interests: stimuli-responsive polymers; liquid crystal polymers; liquid crystal elastomers; soft robotics; flexible electronics
Prof. Kazimierz Paprocki
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Institute of Physics, Kazimierz Wielki University, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Interests: CVD diamond layers; metallization; Raman spectroscopy; X-ray diffraction; cathodoluminescence; thermoluminescence; the use of polycrystalline diamond layers in the dosimetry of ionizing radiation
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Dr. Tingting Gu
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Gemological Institute of America
Interests: material characterization; high pressure high temperature; gem identification; theoretical simulations; mineral and rock physics; geochemistry
Dr. Vitaly Zviagin

Leipzig University
Interests: Nanomaterials; Magnetic Thin Films; Spectroscopy; Material Characterization; Optical Properties; Spectroscopi Ellipsometry; Defect Induced Magnetism
Dr. Fausta Giacobello
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Institute for the Study of Nanostructured Materials, ISMN—CNR, Palermo, c/o Department of ChiBioFarAm, University of Messina, Viale F. Stagno d’Alcontres 31, Vill. S. Agata, 98166 Messina (ME), Italy
Interests: materials characterization; X-Ray diffraction; X-Ray fluorescence; Raman; FT- IR; UV- Vis; NMR spectroscopy; polymers; geopolymers; concrete structures; nanostructures; coatings; analytical chemistry
Dr. Katerina Skotnicova
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VSB–Technical University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic
Interests: material characterization; materials processing; refractory metals; crystallization processes
Dr. Claudia Dittfeld
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Department of Cardiac Surgery, Carl Gustav Carus Faculty of Medicine, Technische Universität Dresden, Heart Centre Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 76, 01307 Dresden, Germany
Interests: Pathogenesis and Mineralization Processes of Aortic Valve Stenosis; Deterioration of Aortic Valve Bioprostheses and alternative Pericardium Preparation Strategies; Biomineralization
Dr. Chengmin Qian
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School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Interests: structural biology; X-ray crystallography; epigenetics; DNA damage response; genome instability
Dr. Damir Valiev
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Division for Materials Science, School of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies, Tomsk Polytechnic University, Lenin Avenue 30, 634050 Tomsk, Russia
Interests: nanocrystals; LED phosphors engineering; luminescent materials; luminescence; rare earth ions; transitional metals; optical spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Mayra Cuéllar-Cruz

Department of Biology, University of Guanajuato, Guanajuato 36050, Mexico
Interests: biomineralization; inorganic crystals; crystal growth; biocrystals; biological macromolecules
Dr. Bassam Alameddine
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Gulf University for Science and Technology, Hawally, Kuwait
Interests: designing new supramolecular architectures and polymer materials for gas storage; sensing; optoelectronic applications
Dr. Alessandro Di Marco
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National Institute of Astrophysics - Institute of Space Astrophysics and Planetology, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: crystal scintillators; particle detectors; dark matter; X-ray astronomy and astrophysics; X-ray polarimetry; crystals for bragg diffraction
Dr. Nadine Nassif
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Laboratoire de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris, Collège de France, CNRS, Sorbonne Université, 4 Place Jussieu, F-75005 Paris, France
Interests: biopolymers; liquid-crystal; self-assembly; biomineralization; morphogenesis
Dr. Cristiano Calabretta

Università degli Studi di Messinadisabled, Messina, Italy
Interests: Keywords: SiC growths; SiC ion implantation; thermal annealing; laser annealing; SiC defects study; TEM microscopy; Raman Spectroscopy; Photoluminescence.
Dr. Dmitry Kharitonov
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Jerzy Haber Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland
Interests: electrochemistry; corrosion; microstructure and properties of Al and Mg alloys; electrodeposition kinetics; corrosion Inhibitors; surface treatment
Dr. Ioana Dorina Vlaicu
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National Institute of Materials Physics (NIMP), Laboratory of Atomic Structures and Defects in Advanced Materials (LASDAM), Magurele, Bucharest, Romania, 405A Atomistilor Str., Postal Code 077125
Interests: multi-functional materials; inorganic materials; bioinorganic materials; metal complexes; inorganic/ hybrid composites; magnetic materials
Dr. Youwen Zhang
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Department of Chemistry, Illinois Institute of Technology
Interests: Graphene-based material and sensor; Nanopore stochastic sensing; Molecular diagnostics; Organic solar cell; Organic synthesis
Dr. Weibo Hua
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Institute for Applied Materials (IAM), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, 76344, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
Interests: in situ synchrotron radiation-based characterization techniques; inorganic synthesis; phase transition; crystal growth; Li/Na/K-ion batteries; solid-state reaction
Dr. Abhishek Mehta
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University of Central Florida, Orlando, United States
Interests: laser powder bed fusion; additive manufacturing; powder metallurgy; electron microscopy; X-ray diffraction; nuclear fuels; diffusion
Prof. Dr. Tomasz Bodziony
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Department of Physics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Al. Piastów 17, 70-310 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: generally solid state physics; especially EPR (electron paramagnetic resonance) magnetic properties of solids and magnetic measurements (SQUID); optical; infrared and XRD spectroscopy; crystallography
Dr. Stephen P. Stagon
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Mechanical Engineering, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32223, USA
Interests: surfaces; surface coatings; interface engineering; materials synthesis; materials characterization; bonding and joining; entreprenuerism
Dr. Wen-Shiung Lour
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Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan Ocean Universitydisabled, Keelung, Taiwan
Interests: compound semiconductor physics and devices; optoelectronic devices and physics; microelectronic devices; chemical and physical sensors
Dr. Yan Ma
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Department of Microstructure Physics and Alloy Design, Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH (MPIE), Max-Planck-Str. 1, D-40237 Düsseldorf, Germany
Interests: steels; high-entropy alloys; compositionally complex alloys; nickel-based superalloys; microstructure; mechanical property; synchrotron X-ray diffraction; atom probe tomography; sustainable materials and metallurgy; hydrogen-based reduction of iron oxide
Dr. Maria Dolores Rubio-Cintas
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Universidad de Cadiz, Cadiz, Spain
Interests: ultra-Hight Performance Fiber Reinforced Concrete (UHPFRC); waste; resistance; durability; green-concrete; sostenibility
Prof. Dr. Charles A. Geiger
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Department Chemistry and Physics of Materials, Section Materials Science and Mineralogy, Salzburg University, A‑5020 Salzburg, Austria
Interests: mineralogy; solid state chemistry; crystal synthesis; thermodynamic properties of crystals; spectroscopy
Dr. Konstantin A. Prosolov
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Institute of Strength Physics and Materials Science of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (ISPMS SB RAS)
Interests: Surface functionalization; magnetron sputtering; glancing angle deposition; thin coatings; biomaterials; bioactivity; calcium phosphates
Dr. Kurita Kazunari
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SUMCO Corporation, Imari, Japan
Interests: Gettering technology for CMOS image sensor; Defect engineering for memory device; Crystal defect evaluation technique using DLTS; ESR; Atom probe tomography and SIMS
Dr. Ziyuan Li
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The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Interests: optoelectronics; semiconductor; nanowire; plasmonics; optical antennas
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Dr. Anne Jantschke
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TU Dresden, Bioanalytical Chemistry (until end of february)
JGU Mainz, Institute of Geosciences (from 01.03.2021 onwards)
Interests: biomineralization; mineral-organic interface; calcium carbonates; crystal growth; phase transformation; amorphous precursors; spectroscopy and imaging; cryo immobilization
Dr. Jose Ulises Reveles
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Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
Interests: density functional theory; catalysis; nano structured materials; hydrogen storage materials
Dr. Gaojun Mao
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Paul Scherrer Institut, Villigen, Switzerland
Interests: material processing; material characterization; mechanical properties analysis and structural integrity analysis
Dr. Dariusz Bartkowski
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Institute of Materials Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland
Interests: laser cladding; composite coatings; metal matrix composite materials and coatings; microstructure; crystal growth; carbides
Dr. Anjaneyulu Putta
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Department of Chemistry, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, USA
Interests: fluorinated materials; organic crystals; crystal engineering; non-covalent interactions; pharmaceutical co-crystals
Dr. Fredrik Glasser
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School of Natural and Computing Sciences, University of Aderbeen, Aberdeen AB24 3UE, UK
Interests: Cements; CO2 capture and use; Mineral chemistry; Phase equilibria; Ceramics
Dr. Ziyaur Rahman
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Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Texas A&M University
Interests: formulation development; critical quality attributes; manufacturing science; crystal engineering; amorphous and crystalline forms; polymorphism; chemometrics; multivariate analysis
Dr. Vladimir Timofeev
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Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography of Federal Scientific Research Centre “Crystallography and Photonics” of Russian Academy of Sciences, 59, Leninsky pr., Moscow, 119333, Russian Federation
Interests: protein crystallography; X-ray analysis; structure-function relationship; crystallization theory; microgravity protein crystallization
Dr. Shawana Tabassum

Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd., Tyler, TX, USA
Interests: microelectronics; photonics; biosensors; microfluidics; gas sensors
Dr. Athanasios Zarkadoulas
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Department of Chemistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Interests: inorganic chemistry; photocatalysis; electrocatalysis; sustainable catalysis; solar fuels; coordination compounds; redox-active ligands; transition metal complexes
Dr. Santosh S. Patil
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Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
Interests: nanomaterial synthesis; earth-abundant nanostructured materials; metal oxides; nanoparticles; metal sulphides; photoelectrocatalysis; photocatalysis; hybrid nanostructures; silica glass nanocomposites
Dr. Carlo Bianco
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Groundwater Engineering Group - Department of Environment, Land and Infrastructure Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Interests: environmental nanotechnologies; nanoremediation; engineered nanomaterials; groundwater engineering; nanoscale iron
Dr. Abbas Razavykia

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, 10129 Torino, Italy
Interests: Machining; Additive Manufacturing; Design of Experiment and Optimization; Internal Combustion Engine; Lubrication and Tribology
Dr. Lidia Ciccone
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Università di Pisadi, Pisa, Italy
Interests: protein crystals; nucleation; co-crystallizzation; crystal growth; co-crystallization; X-ray diffraction; protein-protein interaction
Dr. Mariya Aleksandrova
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Technical University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Interests: flexible electronics; thin-film electronics; microfabrication technologies; energy harvesting; organic nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Noureddine Bennis

Faculty of Advanced Technologies and Chemistry, Military University of Technology, 00-908 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: liquid crystals; photonic devices; polarimetry; micro-optics; optoelectronics materials
Dr. Zhe Li
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University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Interests: bionanotechnology; protein design; self-assembly; crystal design and engineering; inorganic nanomaterials
Dr. Yanghoo Kim
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Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH), Gwahakdanjo-ro 137-41, Gangneung si, Gangwon do 25440, Korea
Interests: alloy design and property (shape memory alloy, high entropy alloy, Ti alloy); micromechanics and mechanical behavior in metallic materials; numerical modeling for plasticity; nanoindentation for material characterization; phase transformation in materials
Dr. Benny Danilo Belviso
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CNR - Institute of Crystallography, Bari, Italy
Interests: crystallography; structural biology; ligand/protein interaction; drug design
Dr. Kaijie Ning
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New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, United States
Interests: electronic materials; photonic materials; nanostructured materials; 3D lithography; sintering mechanism
Dr. Nrup Balar
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NC State University, Raleigh, USA
Interests: organic semiconductors; semicrystalline polymers; organic photovoltaics; thin film mechanics; thermodynamics of polymer blends
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