Prof. Ramesh K. Agarwal (Fellow of IEEE, AIAA, AAAS, APS, ASME)
Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Professor Ramesh K. Agarwal is the William Palm Professor of Engineering in the department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Washington University in St. Louis. From 1994 to 2001, he was the Sam Bloomfield Distinguished Professor and Executive Director of the National Institute for Aviation Research at Wichita State University in Kansas. From 1978 to 1994, he was the Program Director and McDonnell Douglas Fellow at McDonnell Douglas Research Laboratories in St. Louis. Dr. Agarwal received Ph.D in Aeronautical Sciences from Stanford University in 1975, M.S. in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Minnesota in 1969 and B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India in 1968. Over a period of forty years, Professor Agarwal has worked in various areas of Computational Science and Engineering - Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Computational Materials Science and Manufacturing, Computational Electromagnetics (CEM), Neuro-Computing, Control Theory and Systems, and Multidisciplinary Design and Optimization. He is the author and coauthor of over 500 journal and refereed conference publications. He has given many plenary, keynote and invited lectures at various national and international conferences worldwide in over fifty countries. Professor Agarwal continues to serve on many academic, government, and industrial advisory committees. Dr. Agarwal is a Fellow eighteen societies including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), American Physical Society (APS), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Royal Aeronautical Society, Chinese Society of Aeronautics and Astronautics (CSAA), Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) and American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE). He has received many prestigious honors and national/international awards from various professional societies and organizations for his research contributions.
Prof. Osamu Tabata (Fellow of IEEE, IEEJ)
Kyoto University of Advanced Science, Japan
Osamu Tabata received his M.S.
and Ph.D. degrees from Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan, in
1981 and 1993, respectively. In 1981, he joined the Toyota
Central Research and Development Laboratories, Inc., Japan. In
1996, he joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Ritsumeikan University, Japan. In 2003, he moved to the
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan.
Since April 2005, he has been a Professor at the Department of
Micro Engineering, Kyoto University. From October 2019, he moved
to Kyoto University of Advanced Science as a founding Dean of
Engineering School. He is currently engaged in research on
micro/nano processes, MEMS, DNA nanotechnology.
Prof. Tabata was a guest professor at the Department of Microsystem Engineering, University of Freiburg, Germany from September to December 2000, a guest Professor of ETH Zurich, Switzerland from January to March 2001, a visiting senior international scientist of the Chinese Academy of Science in 2010, a guest Professor of Huazong University of Science and Technology, China from July 2011 to July 2014, a senior research fellow at the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS) from May 2010 to September 2012, a distinguished visiting researcher of American University in Cairo in 2016 and a visiting Professor of Tsinghua University China from November 2018. He is a senior editor of the IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology (TNANO), an associate editor of the ASME/IEEE Journal of Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (JMEMS), and an editorial board member of the Elsevier Journal Sensors and Actuators. He is as a member of Award Committee for EDS. He is also a program committee member of many important International Conferences in his area of expertise. He is a Fellow of Institute of Electrical Engineer Japan and fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.
Dr. Eui Lee
Loyola Marymount University, USA
Dr. Lee has more than 30 years
of extensive materials research, acquisition support and
technology development experience in the areas of warfighting
requirements, system requirements, systems capabilities and
laser technologies. Over the last ten years, Dr. Lee has been
serving as a future warfighting requirements lead for NAWCAD
Strategic Operations. His duties include leading key areas in
developing the NAWCAD Strategic Plan including efforts to
integrate advanced warfighting requirements and innovation.
Also, he is leading study efforts focused on Anti-access/Area
denial (A2/AD) and high energy laser (HEL) weapons in NAWCAD.
His role on HEL includes investigations into HEL weapon
warfighting CONOPS and enabling capabilities for offensive and
defensive operations, and he has participated in ASN(RD&A) HEL
Steering Group participation as well as the DARPA high energy
liquid laser area defense system(HELLADS) program as the NAVAIR
POC. He also lead in the areas of new weapon systems in
developing navy 30 year RDT&E plan. He retired from the navy two
years ago. Since his retirement from the navy, he has been
teaching materials at Loyola Marymount University.
Prior to the current position, Dr. Lee was selected to serve for two years as a Technology Fellow with the CNO Strategic Studies Group, tasked with strategic planning of innovative war fighting concepts to lead to long-term naval advancements and supremacy.
Prof. Yong Suk Yang
Pusan National University, Korea
Yong Suk Yang is a Professor Emeritus in the Nanoenergy Engineering Department and former Dean of the College of Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, and former Director of the Research Center for Dielectric and Advanced Matter Physics at Pusan National University. He received his BS in physics in 1977 from Sogang University, Seoul, and PhD in solid state physics in 1990 from McGill University, Montreal. He is a faculty member since 1993. He has been carrying out experiments at neutron- and synchrotron radiation- related international facilities, NSLS, APS, SSRL, Oak Ridge (USA), AECL (Canada), SPring8 (Japan), Riso (Denmark), KAERI (Korea). He has published various articles on the phase transitions of structural order-disorder, spin dynamics on low dimensional magnet, glass-crystallization through nucleation and growth, negative thermal expansion. Multiferroics, dielectric relaxation, solid oxide fuel cell, lithium ion battery are also his recent interests. Not only research but he also emphases the importance of education and training. He has taught under and graduate students over 30 different subjects, quantum mechanics, statistics, solid state physics, thin films, electronic properties of materials, thermoelectric, semiconductor, thermal physics, ceramics, dielectrics, modern physics…, during the last 20 years.
ICMEP 2021 Speakers are as below:
|Prof. Tan Kiang Hwee
National University of Singapore, Singapore
|Prof. C. W. Lim
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
|Prof. Kyoung Sun Moon
Yale University, USA
|Prof. Galina Gorbacheva
Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Russia
ICMEP 2020 Speakers are as below:
|Prof. Ramesh K. Agarwal
Washington University in St. Louis, USA
(Fellow of IEEE, AIAA, AAAS, APS, ASME)
|Prof. Dorrik Stow Frse
Heriot-Watt University, UK
(Fellow of RSE, NERC )
|Prof. Mário S. Ming Kong
University Lisbon, Portugal