Speakers

Speakers will include:

Opening Plenary Session Keynote Speakers

Yury Gogotsi

Yury Gogotsi

Drexel University, USA

Presentation title: MXenes: Their discovery, rise and prospects for the future

Dr. Yury Gogotsi is Charles T. and Ruth M. Bach Chair Professor and Distinguished University Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at Drexel University in Philadelphia, USA. He also serves as Director of the A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute.

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Invited Speakers

Paolo Bondavalli

Paolo Bondavalli

Thales Research and Technology, France

Presentation title: on the deposition of carbon-based nanomaterials by dynamic spray-gun method

Dr. Paolo Bondavalli is in charge of the transverse topic on nanomaterials at Thale Research and Technology. Presently his work is focused on the development of new materials (e.g. graphene, cnts, nanowires) for the new generation of electronics devices and for energy storage applications, memristor, electromagnetic shielding.

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David Eon

David Eon

CNRS/Université Grenoble Alpes-Institut Néel, France

Presentation title: Study of defects and their influences on electrical Schottky diode characteristics

David Eon obtained his PhD at the “Institut des Matériaux” at Nantes working on the interaction mechanisms occurring during plasma etching of materials for micro-electronics.

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Peter Hommelhoff

Peter Hommelhoff

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany

Presentation title: Ultrafast electron dynamics in graphene and across the graphene-SiC interface

Peter Hommelhoff is professor of physics at Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU) in Erlangen, Germany. He received the diploma in physics from ETH Zurich and the PhD from University of Munich.  After a postdoctoral stint at Stanford University, he ran a Max Planck Research Group at MPQ in Garching/Munich.

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Xin Jiang

Xin Jiang

Universität Siegen, Germany

Presentation title: From diamond/SiC composites to porous diamond networks - film structures for attractive applications

Dr. Xin Jiang is a full professor and holder of the Chair of Surface and Materials Technology at University of Siegen, Germany since 2003. His habilitation and PhD degree were conducted in 1998 at Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany and in 1990 at the RWTH Aachen University, Germany, respectively.

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Feng Li

Feng Li

CAS-Institute of Metal Research, China

Presentation title: on the tuning of the interlayer spacing of graphene laminate films for energy applications

Feng Li is a professor of the Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMR, CAS). He received his Ph.D. in materials science at IMR, CAS in 2001 supervised by Prof. Hui-Ming Cheng.

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Quan Li

Quan Li

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Presentation title: Nanodiamond based quantum sensing for tracking plasma membrane fluctuation

Quan Li is Professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. She obtained her B.S. in Chemistry from Beijing University in 1997, and her PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from Northwestern University in 2001. She joined CUHK in 2002 as an Assistant Professor, and was promoted to Associate Professor and Professor in 2007, and 2011, respectively.

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Bing Bing Liu

Bing Bing Liu

Jilin University, China

Presentation title: High pressure induced formation of diamond and novel sp3 carbon with shear stress

Prof. Bingbing LIU received her PhD degree from Jilin University in 1995 and joined the faculty of the State Key lab of Superhard Materials of Jilin University after graduation. She also has taken two year postdoctoral fellowship(1999-2001) in the Department of Physics at Umea University, Sweden.

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Jean-François Roch

Jean-François Roch

Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, France

Presentation title: Diamond-based quantum sensing for high-pressure physics

Jean-Francois Roch is Professor at the Ecole normale supérieure Paris-Saclay (Gif-sur-Yvette, France). He obtained his PhD in Quantum Physics from Université Paris-Sud in 1992.

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Olga A. Shenderova

Olga A. Shenderova

Adamas Nanotechnology Inc, USA

Presentation title: on recent progress in the fabrication and applications of (fluorescent) nanodiamond particles

Olga Shenderova has worked 25 years in the field of diamond and related materials. She has published more than 200 scientific papers, edited 5 books and is a named inventor on 25 patents.

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Naoteru Shigekawa

Naoteru Shigekawa

Osaka City University, Japan

Presentation title: Direct bonding of diamond and dissimilar materials for advanced electronics

Naoteru Shigekawa received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in physics from the University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, in 1984, 1986, and 1993, respectively. He was engaged in research on hot-carrier transport in semiconductor heterostructures at the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Atsugi, Japan between 1986 and 2011.

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DCM Tutorial:

Michal Pomorski

Michal Pomorski

Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA), France

Tutorial title: Advanced diamond radiation detectors: from material processing to applications

Michal Pomorski, PhD, 42, graduated inTechnical Physics at the AGH University of Science and Technology (Cracow, Poland) in 2002. In 2008 he received his Ph.D. degree in Nuclear Physics at Goethe University Frankfurt am Main (Germany).

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