ICMEP 2018 | February 5-7, 2018 | Barcelona, Spain

 

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Mário S. Ming Kong

University Lisbon, Portugal


Mário S. Ming Kong has a Degree in Architecture AT FAUTL, PhD in Architecture in the field of drawing and visual communication at Escuela Superior Technical Architecture Barcelona - Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC-ETSAB). He is presently Phd Professor AT FAUTL, Lecturer in ESELx and Visiting Professor at the Master Course in arts at ESBAL. Previously taught at Lusophona University (ULHT) and Independent University, respectively in the Departments of Urban Planing and. Architecture. In 2000 was Coordinator of the first year of the course in Urban Planning ULHT In 1998 Regent of the discipline Design/CAD/Geometry in ULHT. He participated in scientific research studies and consulting work for outside entities. He has also participated in several publications, communications, and training courses in order to disseminate the results of his research activities at national and international universities. His main research areas are: Harmony and proportion in representation between West and East and its application to Sustainable Architecture, in particular by applying concepts of origami and Kirigami to materials such as paper and bamboo.

Prof. Ramesh K. Agarwal

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. Ruslan V. Sharapov

Murom Institute of Vladimir State University, Russian



Prof. Ruslan Vladimirovich Sharapov received the System Engineer degree in 1998 at Vladimir State University, Russia. After his graduation, he started his career as post-graduated researcher in the Department of Information systems at Murom institute of Vladimir State University, where he collaborated with the Vladimir Regional Oncology Center in the framework of the "Informatization of health institutions” project. In 2001 he received PhD in St. Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia. From 2008 to 2012 he was the Deputy Dean of the Industrial Faculty in Murom Institute of Vladimir State University. In 2008 he received the academic title of professor of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences and was appointed as Executive editor of scientific journal «Engineering industry and life safety». From 2011 he focuses on Geodynamic monitoring in area of Nizhny Novgorod nuclear power plant construction. From 2012 Ruslan V. Sharapov works as the Head of the Technosphere Safety Department in Murom Institute of Vladimir State University.

Prof. Frederic Vignat

 

Université Grenoble Alpes, France


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