24-29 June, 2018 @ City University of Hong Kong

 

Materials Summit, organized by Institute for Advanced Study, will run concurrently with NANO 2018 at City University of Hong Kong. The event will bring together Ten Top Materials Scientists to explore and discuss the future trends of advanced materials science and engineering.

Where: NANO2018 – Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room, 4/F, Cheng Yick-chi Building, CityU
When: Wednesday 27th June, 15:30 -17:30


Distinguished Scientists

Prof. Lih-Juann CHEN
Distinguished Research Chair Professor and Academician
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Former University President
National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Presentation Title Nanomaterials for Plasmonic Devices

Biography »

 

Prof. Herbert GLEITER
Distinguished Senior Professor and Academician
Institut für Nanotechnologgy, KIT Karlsruhe, Germany
Director
Herbert Gleiter Institute of Nanoscience, China
Senior Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title Nano-glasses: A New Family of Non-crystalline Solids with New Structures and Technological Applications

Biography »

 

Prof. Alex JEN
Boeing/Johnson Chair Professor
Vice-President and Provost
Fellow of MRS, ACS, OSA, SPIE, AAAS
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Chemistry
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title Transformative Impact of Printable Solar Cells for Next-Generation Energy Demands

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Prof. Kam W LEONG
Samuel Y. Sheng Professor and Academician
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Systems Biology
Columbia University, USA

Presentation Title The Future Directions of Biomaterials

Biography »

 

Prof. Chain Tsuan LIU
University Distinguished Professor and Academician
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Senior Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title New Nanostructured Materials Based on HEA Superalloys and Soft-Magnetic MGs

More on his Website »

 

Prof. Jian LU
Chair Professor and Academician
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering,
Vice-President Research and Technology
Senior Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title Development of Dual Phase Supra-Nano Materials: Concept, Processing and Applications

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Prof. Ke LU
Professor, Director and Academician
Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science, China
Senior Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title Advancing Materials with Defects – A Strategy to High-Performance "Plain" Metals

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Prof. Robert RITCHIE
H. T. & Jessie Chua Distinguished Professor and Academician
Departments of Materials Science & Engineering
Departments of Mechanical Engineering
University of California, Berkeley, USA
Senior Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title Damage-Tolerance in Biological and Engineering Materials

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Prof. David SROLOVITZ
Joseph Bordogna Professor and Academician
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Senior Fellow
Institute for Advanced Study
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation Title Deformation Modes in Nanocrystalline Materials: New Insights from Theory and Simulation

 

Prof. Xiaodong XIANG
Chair Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Southern University of Science and Technology, China
Initiator and Inventor
Materials Genome Technology

Presentation Title Development Trend of the Combinatorial Materials Chips

Biography »

 


Venue

Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room, 4/F, Cheng Yick-chi Building, City University of Hong Kong

Campus Map with Direction to the Summit Venue

 

How to get to Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room

Arrived at Pedestrian Subway
  1. When you get off the MTR look for Festival Walk exit.
  2. In Festival Walk, on Level LG1, there is a Pedestrian Subway which will lead you to CityU campus.
  3. After walking through the Pedestrian Subway, go down the staircase on your right and follow the directional signs, you will find yourself walking under a covered corridor alongside the garden which will lead you to the University Circle.
  4. From the University Circle, you will see Cheng Yick-chi Building on your right.
  5. Go inside Cheng Yick-chi Building, you will find Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room there.
Arrived at University Circle
  1. When you drop off at the University Circle, go along the Covered Walk Way which will lead you to the Cheng Yick-chi Building.
  2. Go inside Cheng Yick-chi Building, you will find Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room there.

 

Registration

www.cityu.edu.hk/ias/event/materials-summit/register

Contact Us

Tel: 3442 6611
Email: ias@cityu.edu.hk