Dr. Ephraim Suhir is a distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Bell Laboratories, Basic Research, Physical Sciences and Engineering Research Division, USA. He is currently on the board of faculty of the Electrical Engineering Dept. University of California. He is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the American Physical Society, the Institute of Physics, UK, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and the Society of Plastics Engineers. He is a co-founder of the ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging and served as its technical editor for eight years (1993-2001). He has authored about 300 technical publications (patents, papers, book chapters, books). He is an editor of the Springer book series on physics, mechanics and packaging of microelectronic and photonic systems. He organized many successful conferences and symposia and presented numerous keynote and invited talks worldwide and has received many professional awards throughout his carrier. He has been recently elected as Foreign Full Member (Academician) of the National Academy of Engineering and Technological Sciences, Ukraine; as Fulbright Scholar, Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), State Department, US; and as Editor, Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC) Journal. He is Member of the Board of Governors and Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE CPMT (Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology) Society, Associate Editor of the IEEE CPMT Transactions on Advanced Packaging, Member of the ECTC (Electronic Components and Technology Conference) Applied Reliability Subcommittee, the IEEE CPMT award committee, the IEEE Fellow nomination committee, and the ASME General Awards committee.
Noureddine Zettili is a Professor of Physics at Jacksonville State University, Alabama, USA. His research interests are in the areas of nuclear theory, many-body problem, mathematical physics, and quantum mechanics. He has carried out pioneering work in developing the nuclear Born-Oppenheimer method, a quantum mechanical theory designed to study nuclear collective motion. In addition to his works in the field of nuclear structure and collective motion, he has also worked on the development of a number of simple many-body models that can be solved exactly. He has published over 40 papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings, and has presented about 20 talks at international conferences and institutes. In 2001, he published a textbook on quantum mechanics entitled "Quantum Mechanics: Concepts and Applications." and it book has been highly praised by reviewers and is being adopted as a textbook in a number of universities in the US, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Wenping Cao (M’05-SM’11) received the B.Eng in electrical engineering from Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China, in 1991, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical machines and drives from the University of Nottingham, Nottingham, U.K., in 2004. He is currently a Chair Professor of Electrical Power Engineering with Aston University, Birmingham, U.K., and also a Marie Curie Fellow with Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A. His research interests include fault analysis and condition monitoring of electric machines and power electronics. Prof. Cao was the recipient of the Best Paper Award at the 2013 International Symposium on Linear Drives for Industry Applications (LDIA), the Innovator of the Year Award from Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K., in 2013, and the Dragon’s Den Competition Award from Queen’s University Belfast in 2014. He serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS, IEEE Industry Applications Magazine and IET Power Electronics; he is also the Chief Editor for three Special Issues and one book, an Editor for Electric Power Components and Systems Journal as well as nine other International Journals. Prof. Cao is a Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and a Fellow of Higher Education Academy (HEA).
Andrew W. Beckwith is visiting research professor in School of Physics at Chongqing University, China. In Sep 1997–Jul 2003, he is an Research Assistant in Department of Physics at University of Houston, USA. He has published more than 232 papers in reputed journals. He is expertise in Cosmology, General Physics, Quantum Physics, Quantum Mechanics, Theoretical Physics, General Relativity, String Theory, Classical Mechanics, Special and General Relativity, Gravitational Physics, Foundations of Quantum Mechanics, Gravity Quantum Cosmology, Particle Physics, Astrophysics, Space Sciences, Dark Matter, Gravitation, Quantum Field Theory, High Energy Physics
Nikolai Bogolubov is a Chief Scientific Researcher at the V.A. Steklov Mathematical Institute of the RAS. His scientific interests are in general mathematical problems of equilibrium and non-equilibrium statistical mechanics and applications of modern mathematical methods of classical and quantum statistical mechanics to the problems of the polaron theory, super radiance theory, and the theory of superconductivity. His main works belong to the field of Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Classical and Quantum Statistical Mechanics, Kinetic theory. He has published more than 150 works in the field of Statistical Mechanics, Theoretical and Mathematical Physics.
Elemer Elad Rosinger obtained his Doctorate of Science in 1972 at the University of Bucharest, Romania. He has over 200 research papers published in mathematics and physics, as well as over a dozen research monographs. During 1983-2002 he was at the University of Pretoria, where after retirement he continues to be Emeritus Professor. Recently he opened the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Basic Research Institute, GWL-BRI (Public Benefit Organization, PBO), Johannesburg, South Africa
Quantum Theory, Mathematics
Prof Constanza Rubio was born in Spain. Her research line has been developed in the area of Applied Acoustics. Initially in Environmental Acoustics and in recent years has also been investigating the ultrasonic transmission through subsonic orifices and acoustic lenses. Throughout his research career, he has participated in 14 research projects subsidized in public calls. He has published 30 articles in journals included in the JCR, of which 2 articles are published in Physical Review Letters, 3 Applied Physics Letters, 1 Physical Review B, 2 Physical Review E, 2 Applied Physics Express and 1 Europhysics Letters, among others. All of them located in relevant positions in their category. It should be noted that several of these publications have deserved reviews in New Scientics magazine (March 23, 2002), Science Update, electronic edition of the journal Nature (January 10, 2003), Spektrum (German edition of Scientific American) (March 2003); Starke Seiten PVCplus (October 2003), Physics News Update (The American Institute of Physics) n: 571 (January 2, 2002), Science News (April 2002) as well as other more generalist media. She is also co-author of 25 papers presented at international congresses, several of which are invited talks. She has been chairman in several international congresses. In the technological field, she is co-author of 3 patents. In addition, in the teaching field is author and teacher of several MOOCs that are on the edX platform. She is also a conventional teacher in undergraduate and master's subjects. Director of 6 final master's thesis projects, some of them international and co-director of several doctoral theses.
Dr. Osman Adiguzel graduated from Department of Physics, Ankara University, Turkey in 1974 and received PhD- degree from Dicle University, Diyarbakir-Turkey in Solid State Physics. He studied at Surrey University, Guildford, UK, as a post doctoral research scientist in 1986-1987, and his studies focused on shape memory alloys. He worked as research assistant, 1975-80, at Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey. He shifted to Firat University in 1980, and became professor in 1996, and He has already been working as professor. He published over 50 papers in international and national journals; He joined over 100 conferences and symposia in international and national level as participant, invited speaker or keynote speaker with contributions of oral or poster. He served the program chair or conference chair/co-chair in some of these activities. In particular, he joined in last three years (2014 - 2016) over 20 conferences as Keynote Speaker and Conference Co-Chair organized by South Asian Institute of Science and Engineering (SAISE), and other institutes and companies. He joined as Keynote Speaker and Conference Co-Chair at 6 conferences held in first half of 2017. Dr. Adiguzel served his directorate of Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Firat University in 1999-2004. He supervised 5 PhD- theses and 3 M.Sc theses. He is also Technical committee member of many conferences. He received a certificate which is being awarded to him and his experimental group in recognition of significant contribution of 2 patterns to the Powder Diffraction File – Release 2000. The ICDD (International Centre for Diffraction Data) also appreciates cooperation of his group and interest in Powder Diffraction File.
Shape memory effect and displacive phase transformations in shape memory alloys and other alloys, molecular dynamics simulations, alloy modeling, electron microscopy, x-ray diffraction and crystallography.
Manuel F. M. Costa hold a PhD degree in Science (Physics) from the University of Minho (Portugal) where he works since 1985 at its Physics Department teaching and performing applied research in optical metrology, applied optics, thin films and nanoscience, optometry and science education and literacy. Presented over three hundred communications in international meetings and published around the same number of scientific papers, monographs and books. Editor or member of the editorial board of several scientific and educational international journals. Chairperson on nineteen international conferences. Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of EOS, member of the Board of the Iberoamerican Optics Network and member of the Board of Stakeholders of PHOTONICS’21. President of the Hands-on Science Network, of the Portuguese Territorial Committee of the International Commission for Optics and of the Portuguese Society for Optics and Photonics, SPOF. Senior member of SPIE and fellow of European Optical Society.
Dr. Houxiao Wang received his PhD degree from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2013. He conducted the collaboration work attached with the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) in Singapore from 2009 to 2011. He got the NTU Research Scholarship (Singapore) in 2008. He is currently an associate professor at the School of Mechanical Engineering, Jiangsu University. His current research interests mainly focus on advanced laser drilling/machining, processing and manufacturing assisted by water-based ultrasonic vibrations and/or magnetic field, materials processing, and focused ion beam (FIB) nanofabrication and nanometrology for optical applications.
Water-based ultrasonic vibrations, Nanofabrication and Nanometrology