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Dr. Ivan Ružiak
Technical University of Zvolen, Department of Physics, Electrical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, T. G. Masaryka 24, 96001 Zvolen, Slovak Republic
Interests: Ecological environment friendly sustainable Materials, Energy sustainability, Life cycle assesment, Thermal analysis, Low conductive Materials, Physical - mechanical properties, Acoustical properties
Dr. Tatjana Gric
Department of Electronic Systems, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Vilnius, Lithuania
Interests: metamaterials; photonics; plasmonics; cancer; surface plasmon polaritons; effective medium; disorder; segmentation; anisotropic media
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Dr. Luke Mizzi
Department of Engineering Sciences and Methods (DISMI), University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Amendola, Reggio Emilia, Italy
Interests: Mechanical Metamaterials; Auxetics; Biomedical Engineering; Composite Structures; Shape Memory Alloys; Finite Element Analysis
Dr. Ngoc San Ha
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Product Design Engineering, Faculty of Science Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, John Street, P.O. Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
Interests: biological materials; bio-inspired structures; impact mechanics; energy absorption of structures and materials; cellular materials; metamaterials
Dr. Filippo Pierini
Institute of Fundamental Technological Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: Polymer nanomaterials; Electrospun nanofibers; Nanocomposites; Biomaterials; Photovoltaics
Dr. Joana Mesquita-Guimarães
Researcher in TEMA - Centre for Mechanical Technology and Automation University of Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: ceramics, glass, biomaterials, bioceramics, scaffolds architecture, bone grafts, bone tissue engineering, scaffolds processing, antibacterial and bioactive materials, bone implants, dental implants, functionally graded materials, mechanical properties, flexural strength, Weibull Modulus, fracture and fatigue
Dr. Anna Khlyustova
Laboratory of Chemistry of Carbohydrate Coordination Compounds and Supermolecular System, G. A. Krestov Institute of Solution Chemistry of RAS, Ivanovo 153045, Russia
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; nanostructured materials; non-thermal plasma in contact with liquids; photocatalysis; sorption; synthesis
Dr. Marcin Lemanowicz
Department of Chemical Engineering and Process Design, Faculty of Chemistry, Silesian University of Technology, ul. ks. M. Strzody 7, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland
Interests: Stimuli-responsive polymers; stability of solid-liquid suspension systems; novel crystallization methods; nanofluids; Computational Fluid Dynamics
Dr. Sandra Cabeza
Diffraction group and Industrial Liaison unit, Institute Laue Langevin, 71 Avenue des Martyrs, 38042 Grenoble CEDEX 9, France
Interests: additive manufacturing; aerospace; powder metallurgy; microstructure; residual stress; neutron diffraction
Prof. Sebastian Mróz
Czestochowa University of Technology, 69 Generała Jana Henryka Dąbrowskiego St., 42-201 Częstochowa, Poland
Interests: metal forming processes, rolling, forging, extrusion, drawing, explosive welding, multi-layer materials, steel, Mg alloys, aluminum alloys, nanomaterials, FE analysis
Dr. Giovanni Capurso
Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Zentrum für Material- und Küstenforschung GmbH
Institute of Materials Research
Max-Planck-Straße 1, 21502 Geesthacht, Germany
Interests: hydrogen storage materials; metal-hydrogen systems (metal hydrides, intermetallic alloys, powder metallurgy, metal swarf recycling, high entropy alloys); complex hydrides (materials synthesis, reactive hydride composites, confinement); hydrogen technologies (hydrogen compression, heat storage, CO2 conversion); materials characterization
Dr. María Jesús Lamela Rey
Dpto. Construcción e Ingeniería de Fabricación, Universidad de Oviedo Campus de Gijón 33203 - Gijón. ESPAÑA (SPAIN)
Interests: experimental programmes; polymers and viscoelastic materials; structural glass; biomechanical characterization; probabilistic design of structural components
Dr. Alberto Fraile Garcia
Advanced Materials Group Faculty of Electrical Engineering Czech Technical University in Prague Karlovo Náměstí, 13 121 35, Prague 2, Czech Republic
Interests: liquid metals and alloys; nanostructured materials; atomistic simulation; molecular dynamics
Prof. Lucjan Kozielski
Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Silesia, 1A 75 Pu?ku Piechoty St., 41-500 Chorzów, Poland
Interests: Smart Materials; Ceramics Material Processing; Piezoelectric Transformer; Cold Plasma generator
Prof. Lukasz Pyrzowski
Department of Mechanics of Materials and Structures Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering Gda?sk University of Technology 11/12 Gabriela Narutowicza Street 80-233 Gda?sk, Poland
Interests: Bridge Structures; Glass Fibre Reinforced Plastics (GFRP); Composite Materials; Sandwich Structures; Material Characterization; Structural Analysis; Finite Element Method; Modeling and Simulation
Dr. Hamid Doostmohammadi
Division of Applied Process Metallurgy, KTH, 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: Advanced composite materials; Intermetallics; Steel alloys; Aluminium alloys; Copper alloys; Casting and solidification; Thermodynamics and Kinetics of processes
Prof. Dr. Wim Deferme
Institute for Materials Research Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium
Interests: materials for printed electronics; flexible and stretchable materials and materials for functional coatings
Dr. Yuri Voznyak
Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, Łódź, Poland
Interests: biodegradable polymer systems, in-situ/ex-situ generation of polymer-polymer green nanocomposites; structure and properties of semicrystalline polymers, amorphous polymers, polymer blends, filled polymers; plastic deformation of semicrystalline polymers and blends; material extrusion-based additive manufacturing, melt extrusion, electrospinning, injection moulding, rolling, drawing; shape memory polymers; crystallization of polymers; lattice polymer structures
Dr. E.S. Perdahcioglu
University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
Interests: metal elastoplasticity; constitutive modeling; crystal plasticity; gradient enhanced crystal plasticity; computational homogenization; mechanically induced phase transformations; transformation induced plasticity; anelasticity; ductile damage; edge ductility
Dr. Oldrich Sucharda
VSB - Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Ostrava, Czech Republic
Interests: concrete; civil engineering; building materials; reinforced concrete; mechanical properties; nonlinear analysis; finite element method; experimental testing; fiber reinforced concrete; fracture mechanics
Dr. Dariusz Jarzabek
Institute of Fundamental Technological Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: high entropy alloys; nanoindentation; atomic force microscope; metal matrix composites
Prof. Dr. Marek Szkodo
Departament of Materials Science and Welding, Mechanical Engineering Faculty, Gdansk University of Technology, 11/12 G, Narutowicza St., 80-233 Gdańsk, Poland
Interests: environmental degradation of engineering materials; cavitation erosion; corrosion; fatigue; creep; fretting; laser treatment; nanoindentation test; materials characterisation; friction stir welding; borehole cementation processes
Dr. Eduardo ROBLES
Partnership Chair "Bois", IPREM UMR 5254 CNRS/UPPA, IUT des Pays de l'Adour, 371 Rue du Ruisseau, 40004 Mont de Marsan; Universidad del Pais Vasco, Leioa, Spain; University of Pau and Adour Countries UPPA, Pau, France
Interests: Nanocellulose; nanolignin; biopolymers; biomaterials; composites; surface modification; wood-based materials; composite panels
Dr. Petro Lutsyk
School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, Aston Triangle, B4 7ET, Birmingham, UK
Interests: organic and nanostructured semiconductors; carbon nanomaterials; organic and hybrid heterojunctions/heterostructures; materials for thin film electronics; transistors; optoelectronic switches; photoluminescent and electronic characterization of materials and thin film structures
Prof. Eunice Carrilho
Institute of Integrated Clinical Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal
Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal
Center for Innovative Biomedicine and Biotechnology, University of Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal
CIMAGO—Center of Investigation on Enviromnent, Genetics and Oncobiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal
CNC.IBILI, University of Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: bio-materials; adhesives; composites; regenerative techniques; diabetes and dentistry
Prof. Dr. Stefan Berczyński
Zakład Układów Mechatronicznych, Instytut Technologii Mechanicznej, Wydział Inżynierii Mechanicznej i Mechatroniki, Zachodniopomorski Uniwersytet Technologiczny w Szczecinie, NIP 852-254-50-56, Regon 320588161, al. Piastów 19, pok. 223, 70-310 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: machine dynamics; vibration damping; modal analysis; model updating; optical metrology; finite element modeling
Prof. Dr. Soheil Saedi
Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR 72204-1099, USA
Interests: thermomechanical behavior of shape memory alloys; additive manufacturing of metals; underlying microstructure-properties-processing relationships; phase transformations in lightweight, high-temperature, and high entropy alloys; experimental solid mechanics
Prof. Dr. Jerzy Bobiński
Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Gdansk University of Technology, Narutowicza 11/12, 80-233 Gdansk, Poland
Interests: concrete, reinforced concrete, smeared and discrete cracks, Finite Element Method, eXtended Finite Element Method, strain localisation and regularisation
Assoc. Prof. Marino Brčić
Faculty of Engineering, University of Rijeka, Vukovarska 58, HR-51000 Rijeka, Croatia
Interests: numerical and experimental analysis; finite element method; carbon nanotubes; nanocomposites; fused filament fabrication; material characterization and properties; fatigue; engineering
Dr. Filip Chyliński
Department of Building Structures, Geotechnics and Concrete, Building Research Institute, Filtrowa 1, 00-611 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: concrete; cement composites; Portland cement; cement chemistry; durability and sustainability of concrete; wastes added to concrete; additives and admixtures for concrete; wastes from titanium dioxide production
Dr. Zbigniew Stempien
Institute of Textile Architecture, Faculty of Material Technologies and Textile Design, Lodz University of Technology, Zeromskiego 116, 90-924 Lodz, Poland
Interests: printed textronics; 3D printing of functional materials; conductive polymers; carbon materials; energy storage materials; supercapacitors; materials for sensors
Dr. Daniel Weber
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Nanotechnology, BELLA – Battery and Electrochemistry Laboratory, Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, Bldg. 717, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
Interests: structure analysis and characterization; energy materials; advanced nanomaterials; thin films; materials chemistry; catalytic materials; solid state chemistry; nanostructured solids
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abdon Sepulveda
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, United States
Interests: Multidisciplinary structural and system optimization, finite elements, reliability, alternative analysis, control systems, nanoscale multiferroic materials, piezoelectric materials, energy harvesting, energy storage
Prof. Dr. Laura-Cristina Rusu
Department of Oral Pathology, "Victor Babes" University of Medicine and Pharmacy,Timisoara, Romania
Interests: oral medicine, oral pathology, dental materials, nanomaterials, biomaterials, oral microbiome, oral biofilm, oral cancer; oral cancer diagnosis; oral cancer treatment; oral cancer prevention;nanomedicine, oral microenvironment, oral biomarkers
Dr. Krzysztof Adam Ostrowski
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Faculty of Civil Engineering, Cracow University of Technology, Kraków, Poland
Interests: Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering Materials, Building Materials, Construction Materials, Concrete Technologies, Civil Engineering Technology, Concrete Durability, Concrete Material Technology, Geotechnics, Reinforced Concrete, Laminated Composites, Tunneling, FRP Composites, Adhesion in Concrete, Morphology of Concrete
Dr. Matteo Tiecco
Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology, University of Perugia, Italy
Interests: Deep Eutectic Solvents (DESs); Ionic Liquids (ILs); Surfactants and Supramolecular Aggregates; Chirality; Surfactants as Biocides; Chiral, Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic DESs
Dr. Simona Zuppolini
Institute for Polymers, Composites and Biomaterials (IPCB)- Council National Research Council Portici, Naples, Italy
Interests: biomaterials; advanced materials; biosensors: surface functionalization; nanomaterials; design and syntesis of multifucntional materials
Assoc. Prof. Peter Koteš
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. Wondwosen Metaferia
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden (NREL), CO, USA
Interests: III-V epitaxy; III-V nanostructures and thin films; III-V solar cells
Dr. Stefan G. Stanciu
Politehnica University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Interests: optical nanoscopy, near-field imaging, non-linear optical effects, tissue and cell imaging, biophotonics, advanced materials, nano(bio)materials, image analysis, image processing, artificial intelligence
Prof. Dr. Lukasz Bohdal
Koszalin University of Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, KOSZALIN, POLAND
Interests: modeling of technological processes; modeling of mechanical structures; Finite Element Method; meshfree methods; shearing; blanking; laser machining
Prof. Andrzej Dzierwa
Department of Manufacturing processes and Production Engineering, Rzeszow University of Technology, Powstancow Warszawy 8 street, 35-959 Rzeszow, Poland
Interests: tribology, friction, wear, surface engineering, surface metrology
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Dr. Petra Peer
Institute of Hydrodynamics, The Czech Academy of Sciences, Department of Fluid Mechanics, Pod Patankou 30/5, 166 12 Prague 6, Czech Republic
Interests: nanofibers; modification; electrospinning; nanoparticles; rheology of polymer solutions and melts
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Dr. Bystrík Dolník
Technical University of Košice, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Department of Electric Power Engineering, Mäsiarska 74, Košice 04011, Slovakia
Interests: electric insulating materials; nanofluids; magnetic nanofluid; ferroelectrics; dielectrics; nonlinear ferroelectrics; RF shielding materials, electromagnetic shielding; RF electromagnetic fields; high voltage engineering; discharges; hv breakdown; recovery of battery elements; material recycling; nonferrous metals recycling; processing of primary raw materials; material surface treatment
Dr. Marco Fontana
Center for Sustainable Future Technologies, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Turin, Italy
Interests: nanostructured materials, electron microscopy, supercapacitors, X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Dr. Anika Jonitz-Heincke
Biomechanics and Implant Technology Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, Rostock University Medical Center, 18057 Rostock, Germany
Interests: bone and cartilage regeneration; biomaterials; osseointegration; implant loosening; biophysical stimulation of bone and cartilage
Dr. Janez Perko
Belgian Nuclear Research Centre SCK CEN, Mol, Belgium
Interests: cementitious materials; material durability research; reactive transport modelling; material evolution; numerical methods
Dr. Oleg Udalov
Institute for physics of microstructures RAS, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia; California State University, Northridge, CA, USA
Interests: condensed matter physics; magnetic nanostructures; electronic transport in magnetic nanostructures; magneto-electric effect; spin phenomena; nuclear magnetic resonance
Assoc. Prof. Svetoslav Kolev
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Microwave Magnetics Laboratory, Institute of Electronics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
Interests: magnetic materials, ferroxide nanoparticles, hexaferrites, structural characterization, composite materials, microwave properties, magnetism, multiferroic materials, magnetic phase transition, thin and thick magnetic films, bulk magnetic materials
Dr. George Wardeh
University of Cergy-Pontoise, 5 Mail Gay Lussac-Neuville sur Oise, 95031 Cergy Pontoise Cedex, France
Interests: Civil Engineering Materials; Mechanical Properties; Fracture Properties; Experimental and Numerical Investigation; Finite Element Analysis; Structural Analysis
Dr. Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, United States
Interests: Nanotechnology; Environmental Sciences; Analytical Chemistry; Miniaturization; Sustainability
Dr. Satoshi Komasa
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Department of removable prosthodontics and occlusion, Osaka Dental University, Osaka, Japan
Interests: bioactivity; antibacterial; implant material; surface structure control; titanium; ceramic material
Dr. Flávio Figueira
Department of Chemistry, CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: organic and inorganic chemistry; physical chemistry; porphyrins and expanded porphyrins; coordination polymers; metal-organic frameworks; supramolecular chemistry; synthetic receptors and detection systems; anion sensors; catalysis; photocatalysis
Dr. Maria Zielecka
Scientific and Researhc Centre for Fire Protection−National Research Institute, ul. Nadwiślańska 213, 05-420 Józefów, Poland
Interests: silicones, polymers and polymer composites, building materials, coatings, thermal properties, fire resistance, toxic combustion products
Dr. Elena F. Krivoshapkina
Saint Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics University ITMO, Saint Petersburg (ex Leningrad), Russian Federation
Interests: hybrid materials, biopolymers, solution chemistry, inorganic nanoparticles
Dr. Jonas Deuermeier
Departamento de Ciência dos Materiais CENIMAT/I3N, Centro de Investigação de Materiais Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: In Situ X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy; Amorphous Oxide Semiconductors; P-type Oxide Semiconductors; Physical Vapor Deposition; Atomic Layer Deposition; Resistive Switching Devices; Photovoltaics, Thin-Film Transistors
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