Invited Speakers at PSST 2024

Dr. Bruno Azeredo

Associate Professor,
School of Manufacturing Systems and Networks,  Arizona State University

"His research focuses on designing advanced manufacturing systems that integrate ideas from mechanical engineering, material science and chemistry."

Title: "CONFORMAL ELECTROCHEMICAL NANOIMPRINTING OF SILICON: TOWARDS BIO-INSPIRED INFRARED META-OPTICS"

Monday 29.04.2024
Time: 9:15-9:45

Prof. Hiroaki Tsuchiya

Graduate School of Engineering, 
Osaka University

"His research themes include Fabrication of Highly Ordered Nano-Structured Surfaces on Metals, Alloys and Semiconductors by Electrochemical Processes, Formation and Characterization of Novel Nano-Structured Functional Oxide Thin Films, Evaluation of Corrosion Resistance of Metals and Alloys."

Title: "ALLOY ANODIZATION TOWARDS TUNING OF SEMICONDUCTIVE PROPERTEIS OF TiO2 NANOTUBES"

Monday 29.04.2024
Time: 12:00-12:30

Dr. Cheryl Suwen Law

Research Associate
Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing
Division of Research and Innovation
University of Adelaide

"Her research focuses on the nanofabrication of photonics and plasmonic structures with precisely engineered properties to control light–matter interaction at the nanoscale, which can be applied in applications such as optical chemo- and biosensors, lab-on-a chip systems, iontronic sensing and energy generation systems."
Title: "ENGINEERING THE BARRIER OXIDE LAYER OF NANOPOROUS ANODIC ALUMINA FOR IONTRONIC SENSING"
Tuesday 30.04.2024
Time: 9:00 - 9:30 

Prof. Mato Knez

Ikerbasque Research Professor, CIC nanoGUNE

"His research focuses on Nanomaterials (synthesis and properties), Materials science, Thin film coatings, Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) and bio-inorganic and organic-inorganic hybrid materials."
Title: "BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN INORGANIC AND ORGANIC MATERIALS WORLDS BY UTILIZING THE POROSITY OF POLYMERIC MATERIALS AND CONSTRUCTIONS FOR VAPOR PHASE INFILTRATION "
Tuesday 30.04.2024
Time: 15:00-15:30

Prof. Jinmyoung Joo

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, UNIST,  Republic of Korea

"His research focuses on utilization of functional nanomaterials in diagnostic and therapeutic platforms and finds governing principles for biomedical materials design."
Title: "SUSTAINABLE RELEASE OF RETINOIC ACID ENABLES ENHANCED NEUROAL STEM CELL DIFFERENTIATION BY MIMICKING IN VIVO MATRIX USING BIODEGRADABLE POROUS SILICON"
  Tuesday 30.04.2024
Time: 17:00-17:30

Prof. Vesa-Pekka Lehto

Department of Applied Physics, 
Faculty of Science, Forestry and Technology.
University of Eastern Finland

"His recent research interests include:
-Development of nanoporous drug carriers,
-Development of nanostructured silicon for metal adsorption,
-Development of anode material based on nanostructured silicon for Li-ion batteries
-Disordered structures in pharmaceuticals."
Title: "IS POROUS SILICON ANY GOOD FOR LI-ION BATTERIES?" 
 Wednesday 01.05.2024
Time: 9:00 - 9:30

Prof. Dokyoung Kim

Associate Professor
Laboratory of Innovative Medical Materials (LIMM)
Kyung Hee University, College of Medicine
*Chair, Department of Precision Medicine
*Founder - ElleNova, Co. Inc.

"His research focuses on biomedical applications of fluorescent materials and nano-materials."
Title: "ADVANCED SURFACE ENGINEERING OF POROUS SILICON NANOPARTICLE FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS"
Thursday 02.05.2024
Time: 9:00 - 9:30

Dr. Judson D. Ryckman

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering,  Clemson University

"His research focuses on integrated optical devices and passives, visible/IR wavelength integrated optics and sensors, photonic nanocavities, novel nano-fabrication techniques, spatial-mode and diffraction phenomena, ultra-high surface area nano-materials, and opto-electronic devices for trace-level biosensing."
Title: " FANO RESONANT POROUS SILICON METASURFACES OPERATING AT VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS"
Thursday 02.05.2024
Time: 11:45-12:15