||Prof. Hui Xie
Professor, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Prof. Hui Xie is a full professor in the State Key Laboratory of Robotics and Systems, School of Mechatronics Engineering at Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China. His current research interests include microrobotics/nanorobotics, nanomanipulation/characterization, AFM three-dimensional micro/nano CD metrology, AFM multiparametric imaging and characterization of complex cellular and biomolecular systems under physiological conditions, and micro/nano swimming robots (swarms).
Xie’s work was partly supported by the China National Science Fund for Excellent Young Scholars (2012) and the Program for New Century Excellent Talents by the Ministry of Education of China (2012). He won two Technological Invention Awards (1st Prize, 2005/2007) and one Natural Science Award (2nd Prize, 2017) of Heilongjiang Province. He has served as an Associate Editor of IEEE Access and IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics.
||Prof. Ting Zhang
Professor, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech and Nanobionics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Prof. Ting Zhang is leading a research group at Suzhou Institute of Nanotech, Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research mainly focuses on the development of electronic micro/nanosensing devices and smart microsystems, including Flexible/Stretchable and MEMS devices. He has published more than 50 peer-review papers in journals like Advanced Materials, Science Advances, Nano Letters, etc. The papers have been cited by others for over 2500 times. He has also applied more than 30 Chinese patents (10 were authorized, including 2 international patents). 4 patents have been licensed and successfully applied in Industry.
Prof. Zhang serves as the associate editor for Nature-Microsystems& Nanoengineering, and the reviewer for more than 10 peer-reviewed journals such as Advanced Materials, Nature Communications, Nano Letters, ACS Nano, etc. He also serves as the committee member in China Electronic Society, committee in China micron/nano-robot society, committee in National Technical Committee 279 on Nanotechnology of Standardization Administration of China, etc. He was invited over 30 times by international conferences in the fields of flexible electronics, micro/nanotechnology, and MEMS technology as the invited speaker, and served as the executive chair of 7th China Wearable Computing Conference (2017), session chair of IEEE-NEMS (2013) and ICFPE2014.
||Prof. Han Wang
Robert G. and Mary G. Lane Endowed Early Career Chair and Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering-Electrophysics and Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Southern California, USA
Prof. Han Wang is an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and holder of
the Robert G. and Mary G. Lane Early Career Chair at University of Southern California (USC). From 2013 to 2014, he was with the Nanoscale Science and Technology group at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center.
His research interests include the fundamental study and device innovation in electronics and photonics technology based on emerging nanomaterials for computing, communication and sensing applications. Dr. Wang has authored or coauthored more than 80 publications in distinguished journals and conferences.