Track Topics & Speakers

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Track A: Micro/Nano Electro-Mechanical Systems (M/NEMS)

Keynote Speaker

Hiroyuki FUJITA

Hiroyuki FUJITA

Professor
Department of Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Evolutionary Cycles of MEMS Research



Thomas KENNY

Thomas KENNY

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, USA
Title: Encapsulated MEMS: A Path towards UltraStable Inertial Sensors



Invited Speaker

Jianmin MIAO

Jianmin MIAO

Professor
School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: MEMS/NEMS Sensors for Air Quality Monitoring



Jun Bo YOON

Jun Bo YOON

Professor
Electrical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea
Title: Advanced MEMS Switches for RF and Power Applications



Toshiyuki TSUCHIYA

Toshiyuki TSUCHIYA

Professor
Department of Micro Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan
Title: Field Electron Emission Across Fracture Fabricated Large-Area Nanogap on MEMS



En-yuan Joshua LEE

En-yuan Joshua LEE

Professor
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Title: Lorentz Force Magnetic Sensors based on Piezoelectric Aluminum Nitride on Silicon Micromechanical Resonators



Honglong CHANG

Honglong CHANG

Professor
Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Title: A New Inertial Sensing Paradigm based Multi-DOF Resonators



Track B: Resonators/ Oscillators/ Switches/ RF MEMS/ NEMS Actuators

Keynote Speaker

Clark NGUYEN

Clark NGUYEN

Professor
Berkeley Sensor & Actuator Center, University of California at Berkeley, USA
Title: All-Mechanical Micro-Scale Radios



Invited Speaker

Bhaskar CHOUBEY

Bhaskar CHOUBEY

Professor
University of Oxford, UK
Title: Large Number of N/MEMS Devices on a Chip



Sheng Shian LI

Sheng Shian LI

Professor
Department of Power Mechanical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Title: CMOS-MEMS Oscillators for Timing and Sensing



Amitava DASGUPTA

Amitava DASGUPTA

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Indian
Title: Piezoelectric on Silicon NEMS Resonators with High Quality Factor



Mohammad I. YOUNIS

Mohammad I. YOUNIS

Professor
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
Title: Dynamic Based NEMS and MEMS Devices



Track C: Optical MEMS / Optomechanics

Invited Speaker

Vladimir AKSYUK

Vladimir AKSYUK

Doctor
National Institute of Standards and Technology-NIST, USA
Title: Integrated Photonic and Plasmonic Signal Transduction for Nanomechanical Sensing



Guangya ZHOU

Guangya ZHOU

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering Faculty of Engineering National university of Singapore, Singapore
Title: On Chip Integrated Nanoscale Optomechanical Devices



Ki Hun JEONG

Ki Hun JEONG

Professor
Department of Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST Institute for Health Science and Technology, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea
Title: Biologically Inspired Photonics for Imaging and Illumination



Renshi SAWADA

Renshi SAWADA

Professor
Graduate School of Life Science, Kyushu University, Japan
Title: Two Types of MEMS Doppler Sensors



Huikai XIE

Huikai XIE

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Florida, USA
Title: Electrothermal MEMS Mirror Based Multimodal Optical Endoscopic Imaging



Lorenzo FARAONE

Lorenzo FARAONE

Professor
The University of Western Australia, Australia
Title: Optical MEMS Based Tuneable Infrared Filters for Remote Sensing, Spectroscopy, and Multi-Spectral Imaging



Aron Woldeghiorgis MICHAEL

Aron Woldeghiorgis MICHAEL

Professor
School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication, UNSW Sydney, Australia
Title: Towards On-Chip High Speed AFM: NEMS and Silicon Photonic Approach



Track D: Engineered Nanomaterials / Molecular Nanosystems / Characterization of Nanomaterials

Keynote Speaker

Paul WEISS

Paul WEISS

Professor
UC Presidential Chair
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Distinguished Professor of Materials Science & Engineering
California NanoSystems Institute, USA
Title: Global Opportunities in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology



Track E: Micro Energy Harvesting, Energy Materials

Keynote Speaker

Eric YEATMAN

Eric YEATMAN

Professor
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London, UK
Title: Broadband Energy Harvesting and Generation with Piezoelectric Transduction



Yuji SUZUKI

Yuji SUZUKI

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Electret-based Rotational Energy Harvester for Wearable Devices



Invited Speaker

Seung Wuk LEE

Seung Wuk LEE

Professor
Department of Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Title: Virus-based Piezoelectric Materials and Applications



Xiaohong WANG

Xiaohong WANG

Professor
Department of Microelectronics and Nanoelectronics, Tsinghua University, China
Title: On-chip Energy Storage for Integrated Self-Powering Systems



Ashwin A SESHIA

Ashwin A SESHIA

Professor
Microsystems Technology, University of Cambridge, UK
Title: Advances in Piezoelectric MEMS for Vibration Energy Harvesting



Fei WANG

Fei WANG

Professor
Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), China
Title: Vibration Based Energy Harvesting Technology for Wireless Sensing



Husam N. ALSHAREEF

Husam N. ALSHAREEF

Professor
King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Saudi Arabia
Title: Materials & Devices for On-Chip Electrochemical Energy Storage



Yi CHIU

Yi CHIU

Professor
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Title: Energy Harvesters based on Rigid-Flex PCB Technology



Chengliang SUN

Chengliang SUN

Professor
The institute of technological sciences, Wuhan University, China
Title: High-Power Density Energy Harvesters Based on Advanced Elastic Metallic Glass and Lead-free Piezoelectric Materials



Track F: Nano Energy

Keynote Speaker

Liwei LIN

Liwei LIN

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of California at Berkeley, USA
Title: Integrated Functional Nanostructures for Sensing and Energy Applications



Sang-Woo KIM

Sang-Woo KIM

Professor
School of Advanced Materials Science & Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
Title: Nanogenerators for Powering Portable and Body-Implantable Electronics



Invited Speaker

Huicong LIU

Huicong LIU

Professor
Soochow University, China
Title: Development of Energy Harvesters from Ambient Environment



Bin YANG

Bin YANG

Professor
The School of Electronic Information and Electrical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Title: A Flexible Generator Integrated with Triboelectric and Piezoelectric Mechanisms for Body Moving Sensor



Jyh Ming WU

Jyh Ming WU

Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Title: Flexible Self-powered Sensor, Force Pads and Nanogenerator



Adrian Soo Jin KOH

Adrian Soo Jin KOH

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Autonomous Triboelectric-Nano-Generator-Dielectric-Elastomer (TENG-DE) Energy Harvesters to Harvest Motion



Chi ZHANG

Chi ZHANG

Professor
Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Title: Tribotronics for Mechanosensation and Self-Powered Systems



Olivier BOURGEOIS

Olivier BOURGEOIS

Professor
Institut NEEL, France
Title: Thermoelectric Nanogenerator Networks: A Viable Source of Power for Autonomous Connected Sensors



Track G: Micro/Nano-fabrication / Nanomachining / Nanoimprinting / 3D Printing

Keynote Speaker

Juergen BRUGGER

Juergen BRUGGER

Professor
EPFL, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
Title: Ultra-fast Nano-Prototyping Using Thermal Scanning Probe Lithography



Invited Speaker

Muhammad Mustafa HUSSAIN

Muhammad Mustafa HUSSAIN

Professor
Computer Electrical Mathematical Science and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia
Title: DIY Assembly of CMOS Technology Enabled Micro/Nanofabricated Compliant System: Streamlining Garage Fabrication to Technology Translation



Francis E.H. TAY

Francis E.H. TAY

Professor
Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Fabrication and Microstructure of Thermal Sprayed Piezoelectric Bismuth Sodium Titanate Ceramic Coatings



Jeong Bong LEE

Jeong Bong LEE

Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Title: Liquid Metal Microfluidics and Its Applications



A. Ping ZHANG

A. Ping ZHANG

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Title: Optically 3D μ-Printed Microstructures and Devices



Woo-Tae PARK

Woo-Tae PARK

Professor
Seoul National University of Science and Technology, Korea
Title: Rapid and Low-Cost Fabrication of Microchannels by Air Expansion



Nanjia ZHOU

Nanjia ZHOU

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: 3D Printing Gigahertz Electromagnetic Structures for Radio Frequency Oscillator and Transmitter Applications



Track H: Wearable Sensors / Flexible Electronics

Keynote Speaker

Xiaodong CHEN

Xiaodong CHEN

Professor
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Rational Design of Structural Materials for Patchable Sensors



Aaron THEAN

Aaron THEAN

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Novel Materials + Novel Integration = Novel Electronics



Chwee Teck LIM

Chwee Teck LIM

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Highly Flexible and Wearable Microfluidic Sensors for Healthcare Applications



Tian-Ling REN

Tian-Ling REN

Professor
Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, China
Title: Flexible and Wearable Micro Devices



James MCLAUGHLIN

James MCLAUGHLIN

Professor
Ulster University, UK
Title: Healthcare Sensor Systems: Modern Diagnostics Requires Smart and Robust Integrated Sensor Systems in order to Transform our Healthcare ¡V Integrated and Nanotechnology Solutions Play a Role.



Invited Speaker

Madhu BHASKARAN

Madhu BHASKARAN

Professor
RMIT University, Australia
Title: Stretchable Oxide Gas and UV Sensors



Jianyong OUYANG

Jianyong OUYANG

Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Intrinsically Conductive Polymers for Flexible/Wearable Electronics



Ting ZHANG

Ting ZHANG

Professor
Suzhou Institute of Nano-Tech and Nano-Bionics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Title: Engineered Flexible Nanoelectronic Sensors for Smart Systems



Yu-Ting CHENG

Yu-Ting CHENG

Professor
Department of Electronics Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Title: A Low Temperature, Scalable, Combined Process of Lift-Off and Printing (CPLoP) Platform Technology for Flexible Sensing Microsystems



Xiong PU

Xiong PU

Professor
Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Title: Wearable Energy Storage and Harvesting Devices: From Smart Textile to Artificial Skins



Zong-Hong LIN

Zong-Hong LIN

Professor
Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Title: Smart Textile and Self-Powered Sensors



Hua YU

Hua YU

Professor
Chongqing University, China
Title: An Engine Health Monitoring System Based on Self-Powered Wireless Acceleration Sensors



Inkyu PARK

Inkyu PARK

Professor
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Title: Soft Micro/Nano-composite Materials for Flexible/Wearable Physical Sensors



Xiao-Sheng ZHANG

Xiao-Sheng ZHANG

Professor
School of Electronic Engineering University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
Title: Approaches towards "All-in-One" Self-Powered Wearable Microsystems



Benjamin C.K. TEE

Benjamin C.K. TEE

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Nature-Inspired Sensitive Electronic Skins



Cheng-Hsin CHUANG

Cheng-Hsin CHUANG

Professor
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Title: Smart Tactile Sensors for Industrial and Medical Applications



Track I: Soft Robotics / Sensors for Robots / Surgical Robotics / Man-Machine Interface / Robotics for Biomedical Applications

Keynote Speaker

Isao SHIMOYAMA

Isao SHIMOYAMA

Professor
University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: MEMS Chemical Sensor based on Photoelectric Effect on Silicon



Invited Speaker

Haoyong YU

Haoyong YU

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Piezoelectric Driven Mechanism for Precision Positioning



Chee Kong CHUI

Chee Kong CHUI

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Cyber-Medical Systems for Patient-Specific Medical Devices Development



Chen Hua YEOW

Chen Hua YEOW

Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Fold-Based Printable Soft Robots



Xiangyu CHEN

Xiangyu CHEN

Professor
Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academic of Sciences, Beijing, China
Title: Smart Actuation System and Wearable Sensory Devices by Using Electrostatic Energy



Hongliang REN

Hongliang REN

Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Dynamics Modeling of a Magnetic Spherical Joint Based Parallel Brain Surgery Robot



Xuemin DU

Xuemin DU

Professor
Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China
Title: Design and Control of Soft Actuators



Track J: MicroRobotics / MicroActuators for Robots / Molecular Robots

Invited Speaker

Hirotaka SATO

Hirotaka SATO

Professor
School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering College of Engineerin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: CYBORG INSECT: Living Legged and Winged Robot



Hongsoo CHOI

Hongsoo CHOI

Professor
Department of Robotics Engineering, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST), Korea
Title: Microrobots for biomedical applications: in vivo or in vitro?



Zhan YANG

Zhan YANG

Professor
Soochow University, China
Title: Carbon Nanotube Assembly Based on Nanorobotic Manipulation



Track K: Neuroprosthetics and Nanotechnology

Keynote Speaker

Nitish THAKOR

Nitish THAKOR

Provost Chair Professor, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Professor, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Title: Implantable Micro/Nano Neurotechnologies



Invited Speaker

Jun OHTA

Jun OHTA

Professor
Graduate School of Materials Science, Nara Institue of Science and Technology, Japan
Title: Miniaturized implantable CMOS devices for optical measurement and control of biological functions in rodents



Jing Quan LIU

Jing Quan LIU

Professor
Research Institute of Micro/Nano Science and Technology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Title: Flexible MEMS Neural Interface Devices



Madoka TAKAI

Madoka TAKAI

Professor
Department of Bioengineering, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Functional Biointerfaces for Biomedical Devices



John S HO

John S HO

Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Wireless Light Delivery for Photodynamic Therapy



Wen LI

Wen LI

Professor
College of Engineering, Michigan State University, USA
Title: MEMS-based Wireless Opto-Electro Neural Interfaces for Optogenetics



Diego GHEZZI

Diego GHEZZI

Professor
ÉCOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE EPFL, Switzerland
Title: Validation of a Foldable and Photovoltaic Wide-Field Epiretinal Prosthesis



Michel M. MAHARBIZ

Michel M. MAHARBIZ

Professor
University of California Berkeley, USA
Title: Recent Advances in Neural Dust: Towards a Neural Interface Platform



Track L: BioMEMS / Biomedical Devices / Implanted Sensors and Devices

Keynote Speaker

Shoji TAKEUCHI

Shoji TAKEUCHI

Professor
Department of Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Biohybrid Microdevices



Invited Speaker

Zhou LI

Zhou LI

Professor
Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Title: Self-powered Medical Electronic Devices



Sangho KIM

Sangho KIM

Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Microfluidics Application for Blood Cells



Wibool PIYAWATTANAMETHA

Wibool PIYAWATTANAMETHA

Professor
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
Title: Multi-spectral MEMS Based Dual-axis Microendoscope



Tianzhun WU

Tianzhun WU

Professor
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Title: High-performance Retina Implant for Clinical Trial based on Micro/Nano Engineering



Faezeh Arab HASSANI

Faezeh Arab HASSANI

Doctor
Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology (SINAPSE), National University of Singapore
Title: Implantable Micro-Systems for Diagnostic and Rehabilitative Medical Applications



Track M: Piezoelectric MEMS/NEMS / Ultrasonic MEMS / Micromachined Ultrasound Transducers (pMUT & cMUT)

Keynote Speaker

Amit LAL

Amit LAL

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University, USA
Title: GHz Ultrasonic Microsystems: On-Chip Delay Lines, Communications, Timing, Memory, and Sensing



Invited Speaker

Shuji TANAKA

Shuji TANAKA

Professor
Department of Robotics, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Title: Epitaxial PMnN-PZT Film as a High Performance Sensor Materials



Kui YAO

Kui YAO

Doctor
A*STAR's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), Singapore
Title: From Nanostructured Piezoelectric Materials to Broadband Transducers for High Resolution Ultrasonic Imaging



Xiaojing MU

Xiaojing MU

Professor
Chongqing University, China
Title: Electric Field Stiffening Effect in C-oriented Aluminum Nitride Nano Piezoelectric Thin Film



Takeshi KOBAYASHI

Takeshi KOBAYASHI

Doctor
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
Title: Ultra-Thin Piezoelectric MEMS Integrated on Flexible Substrate



Tao WANG

Tao WANG

Professor
Institute University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
Title: Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers for Future Non-Invasive Diagnostic Imaging



Menglun ZHANG

Menglun ZHANG

Professor
Tianjin University, China
Title: FlexMEMS: A Technology Towards Flexible MEMS Resonators, Sensors and Actuators



Track N: MicroTAS / Lab on Chip

Keynote Speaker

Fan-Gang TSENG

Fan-Gang TSENG

Professor
Department of Engineering and System Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Title: A Nano-Sensing/Micro-Fluidic System for Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) Rapid Detection and Diagnosis



Je-Kyun PARK

Je-Kyun PARK

Professor
Dept. of Bio and Brain Engineering, The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Title: Microfluidic Assay Platform for Cell and Tissue Analysis



Chaoyong YANG

Chaoyong YANG

Professor
Department of Chemical Biology, Xiamen University, China
Title: Droplet Microfluidics for High Throughput Single Cell Analysis



Pei Yu Eric CHIOU

Pei Yu Eric CHIOU

Professor
University of California, Los Angeles(UCLA), USA
Title: High-Speed Optofluidics for Cell Surgery, Delivery, and Sorting



Invited Speaker

Jeff Tza-Huei WANG

Jeff Tza-Huei WANG

Professor
Johns Hopkins University, USA
Title: All-in-one Droplet Microfluidics for Molecular Diagnostics



Wensyang HSU

Wensyang HSU

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Title: A Bead-Based Digital Microfluidic Immunoassay with Ultra-Low Sample Volume for In Vitro Fertilization



Cheng-Hsien LIU

Cheng-Hsien LIU

Professor
National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Title: Tissue Lab Chip: Biomimicking Disease Model and Emulating Human Organ Functions



Michinao HASHIMOTO

Michinao HASHIMOTO

Professor
Hashimoto Lab, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore



Chia Hung CHEN

Chia Hung CHEN

Professor
Biomedical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Single Cell Clinical Enzyme Analysis for Precision Medicine by Using Droplet Microfluidics



Sung Yong PARK

Sung-Yong PARK

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Smartphone Integrated Optoelectrowetting (SiOEW) Devices for On-chip Water Quality Detection



Xing CHENG

Xing CHENG

Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, China
Title: High-throughput Microfluidic Devices for Bioengineering Applications



Feng SHEN

Feng SHEN

Professor
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Title: Nucleic Acid Analysis on SlipChip Microfluidic Systems for Molecular Diagnostics



Xiaojun HAN

Xiaojun HAN

Professor
School of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Title: Manipulation of Giant Unilamellar Vesicles (GUVs) by an Acoustic Field



Yan XU

Yan XU

Professor
Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Title: Nanofluidics for NanoBioChem Integration at Femtoliter, Attoliter, and Single-Molecule Scales



Sang-Seok LEE

Sang-Seok LEE

Professor
Tottori University, Japan
Title: Micropreconcentrator based Cancer Diagnosis



Naoya TAKEDA

Naoya TAKEDA

Professor
Waseda University, Japan
Title: Paper-based Perfusion Culture System Combined with Microfiber Technology



Track O: Nanobiology / Nanomedicine

Keynote Speaker

Leslie YEO

Leslie YEO

Professor
School of Engineering, RMIT University, Australia
Title: Acoustic Enhancement of Intracellular Delivery for Ex Vivo Therapeutics



Invited Speaker

Giorgia PASTORIN

Giorgia PASTORIN

Professor
Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore
Title: Nano Cell Vesicle Technologies (nCVTs): using biomimicry to design novel Drug Delivery Systems



Weiqiang CHEN

Weiqiang CHEN

Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, New York University
Title: Nanotopography Promotes Early Motor Neuron Differentiation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells



Track P: Chemical Sensors / Gas Sensors / Sensors for Environment Monitoring and Biomedical Applications

Keynote Speaker

Laura M. LECHUGA

Laura M. LECHUGA

Professor & Group leader
NanoBiosensors and Bioanalytical Applications Group
Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2),
CSIC, The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology and CIBER-BBN, Spain
Title: Nanophotonic Point-of-Care Biosensor Platforms for Advanced and Portable Diagnostics



Aydogan OZCAN

Aydogan OZCAN

Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering Bioengineering, UCLA, USA
Title: Deep Learning-enabled Computational Imaging and Sensing



Kohji MITSUBAYASHI

Kohji MITSUBAYASHI

Professor
Institute of biomaterials and bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Title: Non-Invasive Biosensing for Preemptive Medicine



Invited Speaker

Kazuaki SAWADA

Kazuaki SAWADA

Professor
Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Title: Smart Bio Image Sensor Devices and Its Application



Minoru SASAKI

Minoru SASAKI

Professor
Toyota Technological Institute, Department of Advanced Science and Technology, Nago, Aichi, Japan
Title: Enhanced Plasmonic Wavelength Selective Infrared Emission Combined with Microheater for Gas Sensing



Chao Sung LAI

Chao Sung LAI

Professor
Department of Electronic Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
Title: Transistor Based Biosensors and its Applications



Liang DONG

Liang DONG

Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, USA
Title: Miniaturized Sensors for Plant and Soil Analysis



Yong-Ak Rafael SONG

Yong-Ak Rafael SONG

Professor
New York University, USA
Title: Enhancing the Detection Sensitivity and Speed of Silicon Photonic Ring Resonator with an Electrokinetic Microfluidic Concentrator Chip



Jifang TAO

Jifang TAO

Doctor
Institute of Microelectronics, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore
Title: Development of Integrated Photonics Gas Sensor based on Nano-photonics Technology



Track Q: Integrated Photonics / Optoelectronics / Heterogenous Integration / High-Speed Datacom

Keynote Speaker

Ming C WU

Ming C WU

Professor
Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Title: Silicon Photonics - MEMS Integration



Invited Speaker

Kazuhiro Hane

Kazuhiro HANE

Professor
Division of Mechanical Engineering, Tohoku University, Japan
Title: MEMS Photonic Devices on Hybrid GaN/Si Platform



Jeremy WITZENS

Jeremy WITZENS

Professor
Rwthaachen University, Germany
Title: Broadband, Temperature Tolerant and Passively Biased Resonantly Enhanced Mach-Zehnder Modulators



Niels QUACK

Niels QUACK

Professor
École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Title: Diamond Photonic Micro- and Nanosystems



Masayuki FUJITA

Masayuki FUJITA

Professor
Osaka University, Japan
Title: Advanced Terahertz Devices based on Photonic Crystals Enabled by MEMS Fabrication Technology



Paul BARCLAY

Paul BARCLAY

Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary, Canada
Title: Diamond Nano-Optomechanics



Eiji HIGURASHI

Eiji HIGURASHI

Professor
School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Heterogeneous Integration Based on Low-Temperature Bonding for Advanced Optoelectronic Sensors and Devices



Ming-Chang M. LEE

Ming-Chang M. LEE

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Institute of Photonics Technologies, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Title: Nonlinear Cavity Optomechanics in Miscrospheres and Microdroplets Suspended in Liquid



Po-Tsung LEE

Po-Tsung LEE

Professor
Institute of Electro-Optical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Title: 1D Photonic Crystal Nanocavities on Waveguides for Nanolasers, Optical Sensors, and Tweezers



Mitsuru TAKENAKA

Mitsuru TAKENAKA

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Systems, University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Si Hybrid MOS Capacitor for Optical Modulation and Switching



Track R: Microoptics / Nanophotonics and Nanobiophotonics

Keynote Speaker

Hans ZAPPE

Hans ZAPPE

Professor
Department of Microsystems Engineering - IMTEK, University of Freiburg, Germany
Title: Fluidic Micro-imaging Systems



Harald GIESSEN

Harald GIESSEN

Professor
University of Stuttgart, Germany
Title: 3D Printed Complex Microoptics



Invited Speaker

San Liang LEE

San Liang LEE

Professor
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Title: Photonic Integrated Tunable Lasers for 3D Laser Scanning Applications



Ya-Ju LEE

Ya-Ju LEE

Professor
Institute of Electro-Optical Science and Technology, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Title: Tunable Random Lasing Emissions by Controlling the Mean Free Path of Scattering Photons



Kenneth B CROZIER

Kenneth B CROZIER

Professor
University of Melbourne, Australia
Title: Engineering light-Matter Interactions at the Nanoscale in Nanowire Photodetectors and Silicon Nano-Antenna Optical Tweezers



Chii-Chang CHEN

Chii-Chang CHEN

Professor
Department of Optics and Photonics, National Central University, Taiwan
Title: Biomimetic Neuromorphic Optical Computing



Track S: Metasurface / Plasmonics / Metamaterials

Keynote Speaker

Tie Jun CUI

Tie Jun CUI

Professor
Southeast University, China
Title: Information Metamaterials and Metasurfaces



Andrea ALU

Andrea ALU

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Title: Topological Phenomena and Non-reciprocity in Photonics, Mechanics and Opto-Mechanics



Cheng-Wei QIU

Cheng-Wei QIU

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Ultrathin Structured 2D surfaces: Hybridizing 2D Materials & Metasurfaces



Invited Speaker

Daniel Lopez

Daniel LOPEZ

Doctor
Center for nanoscale materials, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Title: Merging Metasurfaces with MEMS Devices for Active Control of Visible and IR Light



Amr S. HELMY

Amr S. HELMY

Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada
Title: Recent Advances in Plasmonic Circuits and Devices



Sharath SRIRAM

Sharath SRIRAM

Professor
School of Engineering, RMIT University, Australia
Title: Nano- and Micro-Structured Materials for Optical and Terahertz Metasurfaces



Kyoko NAMURA

Kyoko NAMURA

Professor
Suzuki Laboratory, Department of Micro Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan
Title: Interfacial Mechanics Studied by Photothermal Heating of Plasmonic Nanostructures



Track T: Tunable Plasmonics, Plasmonic Sensors, MEMS based Metamaterials, Tunable Metamaterials

Keynote Speaker

Willie PADILLA

Willie PADILLA

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Duke University, USA
Title: MEMS Metamaterial for Novel Infrared Applications



Ranjan SINGH

Ranjan SINGH

Professor
School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences College of Science, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Active high Q THz metamaterials: MEMS and all-dielectric platforms



Xin ZHANG

Xin ZHANG

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering, Boston University, USA
Title: Tailoring Electromagnetic Waves with MEMS and Metamaterials



Invited Speaker

Nan WANG

Nan WANG

Scientist
Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore
Title: Acoustic Metamaterials - Engineered Phononic Crystals and Their Applications in Resonators



Chia-Yi HUANG

Chia-Yi HUANG

Professor
Department of Applied Physics, Tunghai University, Taiwan
Title: Passively Tunable Terahertz Filters Using Distorted Metamaterials



Track U: Fiber Optics / Optical Fiber Sensors

Invited Speaker

Chao LU

Chao LU

Chair Professor of Fiber Optic
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Title: Signal Processing and Detection Techniques for Distributed Optical Fiber Sensors



Changyuan YU

Changyuan YU

Professor
Dept. of Electronic and Information Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Title: Optical Fiber Sensor Based on Cascaded Miniaturized Modal Interferometers



Lei WEI

Lei WEI

Professor
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Advanced Functional Semiconductor Fibers



Shau Yu LAN

Shau Yu LAN

Professor
Division of Physics & Applied Physics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Atom Interferometry inside a Hollow-Core Photonic Crystal Fiber



Track V: 2D Materials

Invited Speaker

Kah Wee ANG

Kah Wee ANG

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Black Phosphorus Carbide: A New 2D Material with High Hole Mobility and Wide Absorption Spectrum



Jr Hau HE

Jr Hau HE

Professor
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
Title: Electronic Devices within Single Atomic Layer - Development of 2D Lateral Junctions



Chul Ho LEE

Chul Ho LEE

Professor
Korea University, Korea
Title: Three-terminal artificial synapse based on phase-engineered two-dimensional heterostructures for neuromorphic computing



Wenzhuo WU

Wenzhuo WU

Professor
School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, USA
Title: Piezoelectricity and Piezotronic Effect in Solution-Manufactured 2D Material for Smart Adaptive Electronics



Young Duck KIM

Young Duck KIM

Professor
Department of Physics, Kyung Hee University, Korea
Title: Two-dimensional van der Waals Heterostructures Based Light Source



Tuo-Hung HOU

Tuo-Hung HOU

Professor
Department of Electronics Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Title: Large-area Two-Dimensional Layered Metal Chalcogenides Synthesized by Sputtering and Solid-phase Crystallization



Jin XIE

Jin XIE

Professor
Zhejiang University, China
Title: Humidity Sensors Based on Piezoelectric Acoustic Resonators Incorporating Graphene Oxide Thin Film



Chun Xiang ZHU

Chun Xiang ZHU

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Gas and Photo Sensors Based on Gas Adsorption/Desorption on MoS2



Track W: Nanoelectronics / Spintronics / Spin Photonics
Sean LI

Sean LI

Professor
UNSW Sydney, Australia
Title: Metal Oxide Nanostructures - An Approach for High Performance Resistive Random-Access Memory



Mo LI

Mo LI

Professor
University of Minnesota, USA
Title: Coupling Optical Spin Angular Momentum in Photonic Devices with Electron Spins in Magnetic and Topological Materials



Invited Speaker

Hyunsoo YANG

Hyunsoo YANG

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Metal Spintronics for Data Storage and Processing



Albert LIANG

Albert LIANG

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Electron Transport Behaviors in 2D Materials and Their Potential Applications in FETs-from Theoretical Perspective



Sunil A BHAVE

Sunil A BHAVE

Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, USA
Title: Mechanical Actuators for Manipulating Spintronic Systems



Track X: Quantum Computing and Quantum Photonics

Invited Speaker

Rainer Helmut DUMKE

Rainer Helmut DUMKE

Professor
School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, College of Science, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Superconducting Atomchips: Review



Ci WEN LIM

Ci Wen LIM

Professor
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Characterising Quantum Networks for Communication Applications



Qiang LIN

Qiang LIN

Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Rochester, USA
Title: Engineering Quantum Light on Micro/Nanophotonic Chips



Track Y: More Than Moore / Nanoscale Integration Technology / Nano-scale Bonding Technology / 3D IC

Keynote Speaker

Tadatomo SUGA

Tadatomo SUGA

Professor
School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Surface Activated Bonding for Low Temperature Bonding



Invited Speaker

Dziuban JAN

Dziuban JAN

Professor
Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland
Title: Fabrication and Applications of High Vacuum MEMS: from Simple Structures to Working Miniature Instrumentations



Chuan Seng TAN

Chuan Seng TAN

Professor
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Engineered Substrate for Heterogeneous Integration



Chee Lip GAN

Chee Lip GAN

Professor
School of Materials Science & Engineering, College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Copper Nanoparticles Enabled Low Temperature Bonding



Jenn-Ming SONG

Jenn-Ming SONG

Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan
Title: Nano-composite Pastes for Low Temperature Low Pressure Bonding



Xiao GONG

Xiao GONG

Professor
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: Multi-Gate GeSn Transistors Enabled by Wafer Bonding Technology



Track Z: IoT / Low Power & Self-powered Micro/nanosystems / Applications in Smart Nation and Wireless Sensor Networks

Keynote Speaker

Toshihiro ITOH

Toshihiro ITOH

Professor
Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Wearable Sensor Technologies for Internet of Animal Health Things



Massimo ALIOTO

Massimo ALIOTO

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Title: The Internet of Things at Its Edge: Trends Towards Its Tipping Point



Invited Speaker

Yikuen LEE

Yikuen LEE

Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, HKUST, Hong Kong
Title: Scaling Analysis and Efficient Optimization of Micro Thermoresistive Convective Accelerometers with Excellent Sensitivity using a Validated 1-D Model



Hiroshi TOSHIYOSHI

Hiroshi TOSHIYOSHI

Professor
University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: MEMS Vibrational Energy Harvesters using High-Density Solid-Ion Electret for IoT Applications



Mehmet Rasit YUCE

Mehmet Rasit YUCE

Professor
Electrical amd Computer Systems Engineering, Monash University, Australia
Title: Autonomous Body Area Networks towards IoT enabled Healthcare: Low-Power Sensor Design and Energy Harvesting



Hiroyuki KUDO

Hiroyuki KUDO

Professor
Meiji University, Japan
Title: Simplified Biomonitoring Systems for Healthcare IoT



Matteo RINALDI

Matteo RINALDI

Professor
Northeastern University, USA
Title: Near-Zero Power Integrated Microsystems for the IoT



Tie LI

Tie LI

Professor
Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology, China
Title: High Performance Humidity Sensor by Using Silicon Nanowire Array



Symposium of Commercialization and Market Analysis of NEMS and MEMS / Scalable and Volume Manufacturing in Sensors, NEMS and MEMS

Keynote Speaker

Jin-Chern CHIOU

Jin-Chern CHIOU

Professor
Electtical and Computer Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Title: MEMS for Biomedical Applications



Yu Cheng LIN

Yu Cheng LIN

Professor
National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Title: Opportunities and Challenges of In Vitro Diagnostic Rapid Tests



Invited Speaker

Wilfried NOELL

Wilfried NOELL

Chief Scientist
Suss MicroOptics SA, Switzerland
Title: MicroOptics - A Mature Key-Enabling Microtechnology for Optical Systems



Jean-Christophe ELOY

Jean-Christophe ELOY

President and CEO
Yole Développement, France
Title: Status of the MEMS Industry: What Are the Drivers for the Next 10 Years (and Who will Take Benefit of It)?



Alexios Paul TZANNIS

Alexios Paul TZANNIS

Business Development Manager
IMT Masken und Teilungen AG, Switzerland
Title: MEMS & Microfluidic Commercialization by IMT Microtechnologies



William CHIUMAN

William CHIUMAN

Doctor
Springer Nature, Germany
Title: Small Science in Big China



Tschirky MAURUS

Tschirky MAURUS

Senior Manager Product Marketing
Evatec, Switzerland
Title: Scalable Volume Production Technology for Advanced Functional Materials in MEMS, Sensors and Energy Harvesting Applications



Frédéric LOIZEAU

Frédéric LOIZEAU

Business & Technology Development Manager
CSEM, Switzerland
Title: How MEMS Technologies Can Support SMEs' Innovation?