Speakers

PLENARY SPEAKERS

INVITED SPEAKERS

Dr. Yi-Chung Shu

Professor Shu received the Ph.D. degree with major in Applied Mechanics and minor in Materials Science from the California Institute of Technology in 1998.

Dr. Armin Feldhoff

Dr. Armin Feldhoff is a faculty of Natural Sciences in Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany. His research interests are in thermoelectric materials and devices.

Dr. Sang-Gook Kim

Dr. Sang-Gook Kim is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT. He received his M.S. from KAIST and Ph.D. from MIT.

Dr. Mickael Lallart

Dr. Mickaël Lallart graduated from Institute National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon, France, in electrical engineering.

Dr. Chong-Yun Kang

KIST

Dr. Isaku Kanno

Kobe University

Dr. Nathan Sharpes

Dr. Nathan Sharpes is currently a Mechanical Engineer at US Army Communications-Electronics Research, and Development.

Dr. Meiling Zhu

Meiling Zhu is Head of Energy Harvesting Research Group at the University of Exeter in the UK. She received her BEng in Mechanical Manufacturing.

Dr. Ashish Garg

Dr. Ashish Garg did his B. Tech. in 1995 from NIT Nagpur, followed by a stint at Tata Steel (1995-96) then M. Tech. from IISc Bangalore.

Dr. Shuxiang Dong

Peking University

Dr. Daryoosh Vashaee

Dr. Daryoosh Vashaee is an Associate Professor at North Carolina State University Electrical & Computer Engineering Department.

Dr. Marian Wiercigroch

University of Aberdeen

Dr. Jens Twiefel

Leibniz University

Dr. Henry Sodano

Dr. Sodano is a Professor in the Aerospace Engineering Department at the University of Michigan with appointments in the Materials Science and Engineering.

Dr. Makhapa Makhafola

Dr Makhafola is currently the General Manager: Research & Development at Mintek. He is a highly accomplished and knowledgeable Executive-level Management Professional.

Dr. Takefumi Kanda

Dr. Takefumi Kanda was born in Fukuoka, Japan. He received his B. Eng., the M. Eng. and the Dr. Eng. degrees in precision machinery engineering from The University of Tokyo, Japan.

Ms. Julianne Douglas

Ms. Julianne Douglas is the Energy Harvesting Technology Lead in the US Army Communications-Electronics Research Development and Engineering Center.

Dr. Ray Baughman

Dr. Ray Baughman became the Robert A. Welch Professor of Chemistry and Director of the NanoTech Institute at the University of Texas in Dallas

Dr. Sahn Nahm

Korea University

Dr. Minoru Osada

NIMS