Editorial board


Founding Editor in Chief


Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu ,, ,

Affiliation: Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania
Research interests: nano and biomaterials, drug delivery and targeting, antimicrobial thin coatings, antimicrobial nanoparticles.


Executive Editor in Chief


Roxana Cristina Popescu

Affiliation: Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania
Research interests: biological activity of magnetite nanoparticles, drug targeting, interaction of nanoparticles with cells.


Assistant Editors



Wei Si

Affiliation: School of Mechanical Engineering, Jiangsu Key Laboratory for Design and Manufacture of Micro-Nano Biomedical Instruments, Southeast University, China
Research interests: micro and nano fabrication, micro and nano fluidics, micro and nano systems, single molecule sensors, computational biological physics, synthetic molecular systems, 2D materials.


Hong Zeng

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Beijing University of Tech, Beijing, China
Research interests: investigation of the high-performance energy storage devices (lithium ion battery, electric double layer capacitor).


Hongyuan Zhao

Affiliation: School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Henan Institute of Science and Technology, China
Research interests: Design and Synthesis of Advanced Electrochemical Energy Materials, Controllable Preparation of Nano-Micro Functional Materials, Nano-Micro Surface Engineering Technology, Biomass-Based Carbon Materials, Electrochemical Sensing Technology, Electronic Materials and Technology.


Ghulam Yasin

Affiliation: BUCT-CWRU International Joint Laboratory, Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Soft Matter Science and Engineering, State Key Laboratory of Chemical Resource Engineering, College of Materials Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, 100029, China
Research interests: Low Dimensional, Nano and 2D Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion Devices/Technologies; Multifunctional Nanocomposites for Engineering Applications.


Peng Gu

Affiliation: Department of Light Chemical Engineering, Key Lab of Eco-Textiles, Ministry of Education, Jiangnan University, China
Research interests: Surface Plasmon Energy Transfer based on Gold Nanoparticles; Plasmon-promoted Electrochemical catalysis; Wearable and flexible Zinc-air batteries.


Azhar Ali Haidry

Affiliation: College of Materials Science and Technology, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Jiangning, Nanjing, China
Research interests: developing novel sensing materials (metal oxide, graphene oxide and 2D materials) for the detection of various gases at room temperature or ultra-high temperature.


Syed Mustansar Abbas

Affiliation: Nanoscience & Technology Department (NS&TD), National Centre for Physics (NCP), QAU-Campus, Islamabad, Pakistan
Research interests: carbon-based functional materials, porous carbon, metal nanostructures and nanocomposite materials for catalysis and energy storage/conversion applications.


Carlos Eduardo Cava

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Technological Federal University of Parana (UTFPR), Brazil
Research interests: Transparent Conductors, FTO, TO, Electronic Devices, Photovoltaic Devices, Solar Cell, Carbon Nanotubes, sensors for gas detection, Engineering Materials and Nanostructures.


Lu Shuang

Affiliation: School of Civil Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Research interests: designing of corrosion sensors used in concrete structures; concrete durability and utilization of solid waste.


Zhengang Lu

Affiliation: School of Instrumentation Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China
Research interests: transparent conductive materials; graphene and its application in EMI shielding materials;Optical films;metamaterial in microwave band.


Low Kean Ong

Affiliation: Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Multimedia University, 75450 Melaka, Malaysia
Research interests: Tribology, Composites, Delamination.


Himanshu Narayan

Affiliation: Department of Physics and Electronics, Lesotho, Southern Africa
Research interests: Condensed MAtter Physics, Experimental Physics, Materials Physics.


Fanyu Zhang

Affiliation: Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Research interests: Geohazards, Granular material behaviors, Nanomaterial application for soil improvement.


Haifeng Ling

Affiliation: Jiangsu National Synergetic Innovation Center for Advanced Materials (SICAM), Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
Research interests: organic emerging memory technologies(RRAM, OFETs, OECTs) and artificial synapse.


Konstantin Borodianskiy

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering, Ariel University, Israel
Research interests: Coatings, plasma electrolytic oxidation, metallurgy of non-ferrous alloys, materials for biomedical applications, nanomaterials, X-ray diffraction.


Lei Liu

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University, China
Research interests: Novel 2D Materials for nanoelectronics and optoelectronics, Controllable Synthesis and Structure Engineering.


Evgeniya Kovalska

Affiliation: College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Engineering Department, University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom; Department of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, Czech Republic
Research interests: synthesis and studying of 2-dimensional materials (graphene and beyond); top-down (liquid-phase exfoliation, electrochemistry) and bottom-up (CVD) approaches for their synthesis; 2D materials-enabled devices for application in communications, energy harvesting, wearable electronics and biochemical sensing.


Ahmed Elkaseer

Affiliation: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Automation and Applied Informatics, Karlsruhe, Germany
Research interests: 3D printing; precision micro- and macro-machining of advanced materials; laser processing; EDM.


Tanushree Choudhury

Affiliation: Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Chennai, India 
Research interests: Polymer layered silicate nanocomposites-preparation and characterization, application in wastewater treatment, membrane reactor and photocatalysis.


Wei Guo

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, State Key Laboratory of Material Processing and Die & Mould Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, P.R.China
Research interests: Bulk metallic glass; Metal matrix composite;Porous materials;Relaxation and rejuvenation of amorphous materials.


Damir Klepac

Affiliation: Department of Medical Chemistry, Biochemistry and Clinical Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Research interests: polymers, nanoparticles for drug delivery and polymer nanocomposites; electron spin resonance (ESR), Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) and differential scanning calorimetry.


Peng Wang

Affiliation: Universite de Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France
Research interests: Textile composites, Liquid Composite Moulding, Textile composite reinforcement forming, Composites reinforcement forming simulation, Mechanical properties of textile reinforcements and composites, 2D and 3D textile reinforcements, Natural fibers.


Jianmei Wang

Affiliation: Taiyuan University of Science and Technology, Taiyuan, China
Research interests: Material component design and performances of metal alloys; Bonding properties of Cu and Babbitt alloy; Creep properties between base matrix and alloy; Interactions among interfaces of multi-layer materials of metallic alloy.


N. Venkatathri

Affiliation: National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Warangal, India
Research interests: Materials Chemistry (Porous Materials, Nano Materials & Biomaterials); Heterogeneous Catalysis (Batch reactor, Gas phase reactions, Photocatalysis, Electrocatalysis & One pot multi component synthesis) and Electrochemistry (Cyclic voltammetry and Polarography).


Rongli Gao

Affiliation: Chongqing University of Science and Technology, Chongqing, China
Research interests: Multiferroic materials, magnetic materials, ferroelectric materials, dielectric materials, ferrofluids; magnetoelectric fluids, films, heterostructures, composite ceramics.


Wugui Jiang

Affiliation: Nanchang Hangkong University, Nanchang, China
Research interests: Numerical modeling of nanomaterials; Composite mechanics; Multiscale modeling of composite and additive manufacturing.


Damian Janicki

Affiliation: Welding Department, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Silesian University of Technology, Konarskiego 18A, Poland
Research interests: laser surface treatment processes of materials, metal matrix composite surface layers fabricated via in-situ and ex-situ methods.




Editorial Board Members


Lvov Yuri ,

Affiliation: Micro and Nanosystems, Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, USA
Research interests: nanomaterials, organic-inorganic hybrids, materials self-assembly (LbL, Langmuir-Blodgett, liotropic liquid crystals and others), nanotubes and functional composites and coatings (flame retardant, anticorrosion, antibacterial)


Jianguo Huang ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Zhejiang University, China
Research interests: nanomaterials and composites, photocatalysis, and energy materials.


Zhi-Gang Chen ,

Affiliation: Division of Research and Innovation, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Research interests: biomimetic fabrication of inorganic and hybrid thermoelectric nanomaterials for energy generation and saving; optoelectronic device and functional system for next generation optoelectronics based on inorganic nanostructures; design and fabrication of chemical and biological nanosensor device based on inorganic nanostructures.


A. Ebadi Amooghin ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering, Arak University, Arak, Iran
Research interests: materials for membrane science and technology


Kaifu Huo ,

Affiliation: Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Research interests: electrochemical energy storage, materials chemistry, electrocatalyst and functional ceramics


He Chi ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, School of Energy and Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
Research interests: functional nanomaterials, air pollution monitoring and remediation technologies, and environmental catalysis.


Liu Tao ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Research interests: Organic/Polymer Optoelectronic Materials and Devices


Zhifeng Shi ,

Affiliation: Department of Physics and Engineering, Zhengzhou University, Kexue Road 100, China
Research interests: luminescent materials and devices, semiconductor nanocrystals, and photodetectors


Song Yuanqiang ,

Affiliation: School of Energy Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, No. 2006 Xiyuan Ave, China
Research interests: synthesis of carbon nanotube yarns, and exploration of its potential applications in Lion-battery, Na- or K-battery; flexible sensors for the applications in wearable electronics; functionalization of CNTs or graphene, and their applications in batteries and catalyst fields.


Zaizhu Lou ,

Affiliation: Nanophotonic Material Lab, Institute of Nanophotonics, Jinan University, China
Research interests: metallic and non-metallic plasmonic materials and their application on solar energy conversion.


Abdelhameed Reda ,

Affiliation: Applied Organic Chemistry Department, Textile Industries Research Division, National Research Centre, 33 EL Bohouthst, Egypt
Research interests: synthesis of metal organic framework (MOFs) and its post-synthetic modification (PSM) for adsorption of toxic compounds, catalysis uses, photoluminescence and magnetism.


Shi Shaowei ,

Affiliation: Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Soft Matter Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China
Research interests: interfacial assembly of nanoparticles; polymer surface and interface; organic semiconducting materials.


Sotirios Baskoutas ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science, University of Patras, Greece
Research interests: synthesis of metal organic framework (MOFs) and its post-synthetic modification (PSM) for adsorption of toxic compounds, catalysis uses, photoluminescence and magnetism.


Hany Mohamed Abd El-Lateef Ahmed ,

Affiliation: Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Sohag University, Sohag, Egypt
Research interests: unraveling corrosion mechanisms and designing corrosion resistant alloys and coatings. Synthesis of new inhibitors for steel pipelines, which may find application as eco-friendly corrosion inhibitors in acidizing processes in petroleum industry. Expertise with the nanotechnology of the metal/environment interface, and routine use of electrochemistry, electron microscopy, and X-ray diffraction for failure analysis, and for understanding corrosion and passivity.


Wei Zhang ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science & Engineering and Electron Microscopy Center, Jilin University, China
Research interests: Energy Storage Materials including Supercapacitors, Dual-ion battery, Lithium-based battery; Electrocatalysis (ORR and HER); Heterogeneous Catalysis; Phase-change Materials; Electron Microscopy; Surface and Interface.


Weihua Tang ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Soft Chemistry and Functional Materials, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
Research interests: chemical synthesis of functional materials for various optoelectrical applications, which cover the research fields of organic/perovskite solar cells, energy storage, polymer materials and nanomaterials


Ali A. Ensafi ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran
Research interests: development of sensors and biosensors (based electrochemical and spectroscopic methods), important biological and pharmaceutical compounds, and new energy source based-nanomaterials for fuel cell, supercapacitors, and storage energy.


Zhigang Yin ,

Affiliation: Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Research interests: optoelectronic materials and devices, flexible electronics, surface and interface, charge carrier dynamics, semiconductor physics, solar cells, transistors, sensors


Adeel Afzal ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, College of Science, University of Hafr Al Batin, P.O. Box 1803, Saudi Arabia
Research interests: Materials chemistry, Chemical sensors; Molecular imprinting; Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry; Nanocomposites; Structure-property relationships.


Calabrese Luigi ,

Affiliation: Department of Engineering, University of Messina, Italy
Research interests: Science and technology of composite materials; Characterization of anti-corrosive zeolitic coatings for adsorption heat pumps; Study of the evolution of the damage of structures by means of acoustic emission technique.


Jixin Zhu ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Flexible Electronics (KLOFE) & Institute of Advanced Materials (IAM), Jiangsu National Synergetic Innovation Center for Advanced Materials (SICAM), Nanjing Tech University (NanjingTech), China
Research interests: synthesis of advanced micro/nanomaterials for energy storage and electrocatalysts, flexible electronics devices.


Boyer Cyrille ,

Affiliation: Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, School of Chemical Engineering, University of New South Wales UNSW Australia, Sydney, Australia
Research interests: Photopolymerization; Light responsive materials; New applications of Living/Controlled Free Radical Polymerization; Synthesis of “SMART” nanomaterials; Synthesis of polymeric nanoparticles for drug delivery and imaging.


Lin Wang ,

Affiliation: Institute of Advanced Materials (IAM), Nanjing Tech University, Nanjing 210009, Jiangsu, China
Research interests: the synthesis, electornic properties and devices application of two-dimensional (2d) materials


Liqiang Luo ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, College of Sciences, Shanghai University, China
Research interests: Materials chemistry, Chemical sensors; Molecular imprinting; Microfluidic paper-based device; Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry.


Mazin Auny Mahdi ,

Affiliation: Department of Physics , College of Science, University of Basrah, Basrah, Iraq
Research interests: Nanomaterials and its application for photosensing.


Sheshanath Bhosale ,

Affiliation: School of Applied Sciences, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476V, Australia
Research interests: organic, biomaterials and supramolecular chemistry.


Haim Abramovich ,

Affiliation: Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Research interests: static and dynamic stability of thin walled structures, piezoelectric materials, laminated composite structures, dynamic buckling of thin walled structures, smart structures technologies, structural mechanics and energy harvesting using piezoelectric and pyroelectric materials.


Tien-Chien Jen ,

Affiliation: Mechanical Engineering Science Department, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Research interests: Thermal Aspects of Machining Processes, Cold Gas Dynamic Spraying Technology, Atomic Layer Deposition, Hydrogen Generation and Storage, Fuel Cells Technology, Solar Cell Technology, Renewable Energy, Water Purification, Bio-Sensors, Battery (Li-ion, Flow battery), Environmentally, Benign Manufacturing, Computational Methods (Computational Fluid Dynamics and Molecular  Dynamic Simulations, in particular).


Yongjin Li ,

Affiliation: College of Material, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Hangzhou Normal University, No. 2318 Yuhangtang Rd., China
Research interests: Polymer composites, Functional polymer materials, Polymer Processing.


Adil Denizli ,

Affiliation: Hacettepe University, Department of Chemistry, Turkey
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Shijian Su ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Luminescent Materials and Devices, Institute of Polymer Optoelectronic Materials and Devices, South China University of Technology, China
Research interests: organic optoelectronic materials and devices


Bogdanowicz Robert ,

Affiliation: Department of Metrology and Optoelectronics, Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics, Gda?sk University of Technology, 11/12 G. Narutowicza St., Poland
Research interests: selective CVD diamond growth and nanocrystalline diamond doping for environmental and biochemical nanosensors.


Shanqing Zhang ,

Affiliation: Centre for Clean Environment and Energy, Environmental Futures Research Institute, School of Environment and Science, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Australia
Research interests: Electroactive materials for energy storage, polymer materials as binders, nanomaterials for photocatalysis, environment treatment and monitoring.


Yibing Cai ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Eco-textiles, Ministry of Education, Jiangnan University, China
Research interests: Thermal energy storage materials (form-stable phase change); Polymer fibers materials, Multifunction and high performances of fiber materials; Nanostructure textile materials; Flame retardant polymer nanocomposites.


Aguey-Zinsou Kondo François ,

Affiliation: Merlin Group, School of Chemical Engineering, The University of New South Wales, Australia
Research interests: hydrogen technologies, storage, fuel cell, electrolysers, solid state electrolytes for batteries and catalysis for CO2 conversion.


Guoliang Zhang ,

Affiliation: Institute of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Zhejiang University of Technology, China
Research interests: Nanomaterials; Hybrid materials; Carbon Materials; Thin films and coatings; Porous materials; Catalytic Materials; Materials for bio-medical and other industrial applications: membranes; graphene; nanotubes.


Jianfeng Mao ,

Affiliation: Institute for Superconducting and Electronic Materials, University of Wollongong, Australia
Research interests: Functional materials, electrochemical energy storage and conversion, rechargeable batteries, catalysis, and hydrogen storage materials.


Jun Liu ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Beijing City on Preparation and Processing of Novel Polymer Materials, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beisanhuan East Road, China
Research interests: Polymer nanocomposites genome initiative: High-throughput computer simulation, experiment and databases; Design, structure and performance research of polymer nanocomposites with high thermal or electrical conductivity; Design, structure and performance research of smart (self-healing, shape memory, self-assembling) polymer nanocomposites; Simulation and experiment on high performance hydrogel and aerogel of polymer nanocomposites.


Laurence J. Walsh ,

Affiliation: UQ Oral Health Centre, The University of Queensland, School of Dentistry, Australia
Research interests: dental biomaterials, antimicobials and nanomaterials.


Ghasem Bahlakeh ,

Affiliation: Department of Engineering and Technology, Golestan University, Iran
Research interests: computational electronic and atomic scale studies of corrosion phenomena (like corrosion inhibitors of metals and conversion coatings) and the polymeric membranes for fuel cell applications using Mote Carlo (MC), molecular dynamics (MD) and density functional theory (DFT) approaches.


Erkan Oterkus ,

Affiliation: Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Marine Engineering, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom
Research interests: computational mechanics, peridynamics, structural health monitoring, composite materials, corrosion.


Ji Xiaoyuan ,

Affiliation: School of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Shenzhen), Sun Yat-sen University, China
Research interests: the synthetic methodology development for nanomaterials, application of nanomaterials in drug delivery and cancer theranostics, and nanotechnology development for better environment and sustainable energy sources.


Kayaroganam Palanikumar ,

Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sri Sai Ram Institute of Technology, India
Research interests: Composite materials: natural fibers: machining: Friction welding: metal matrix composites: Processing of composite materials, modeling and optimization.


Wu Jin ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Optoelectronic Materials and Technologies, Guangdong Province Key Laboratory of Display Material and Technology, School of Electronics and Information Technology, Sun Yat-sen University, China
Research interests: sensors, flexible and  stretchable electronics devices.


Ru-Wen Peng ,

Affiliation: National Laboratory of Solid State Microstructures and School of Physics, and Collaborative InnovationCenter of Advanced Microstructures, Nanjing University, China
Research interests: plasmonics and nanophotonics, metamaterials, photonic quasicrystals, phononic transport and heat transfer in nanostructures.


Rupinder Singh ,

Affiliation: Department of Production Engineering, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, India
Research interests: Non-traditional machining, Metal casting, Rapid prototyping/manufacturing, Welding technology and Maintenance engineering.


Jiang Xu ,

Affiliation: Department of Material Science and Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 29 Yudao Street, China
Research interests: on surface engineering of metallic materials, surface modification techniques, such as PVD, brush plating, laser process and double glow.


Cheng-Fu Yang ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National University of Kaohsiung, No. 700, Kaohsiung University Rd., Taiwan
Research interests: ceramic-polymer composites, ferroelectric ceramics, dielectric thin films, nonvolatile ferroelectric random access memory, transparent conduction oxide (TCO) thin films, silicon-based thin film solar cells, CIGS or CIS solar cells, inorganic optical ceramics, nanotubes, and nonowires.


Andrey Miroshnichenko ,

Affiliation: School of Engineering and Information Technology, University of New South Wales Canberra, Australia
Research interests: Nanophotonics, metamataerials, nonlinear optics, optical nano antennas, resonant dielectric nanoparticles, Fano resonances, and dynamical light scattering.


Mrinal Pal ,

Affiliation: CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute, India
Research interests: Nanostructure semiconductor gas sensors; Gas sensor towards human breath analysis for monitoring health; Multiferroic and magnetic nanocomposites; Spintornics materials; Glass, Glass-ceramic; Inorganic-organic hybrid nanocomposites; Light harvesting using inorganic nanostructured materials.


Salerno Marco ,

Affiliation: Materials Characterization Facility, Italian Institute of Technology, Genova, Italy
Research interests: Characterization of material surfaces by means of scanning probe microscopy, including force spectroscopy – aiming to determine the contact stiffness and possibly the elastic modulus of materials – and electrical modes – mainly aiming to determine the surface potential. Micro-nanofabrication, first by means of lithography (electron beam and partly optical and soft lithography), later on by self-organization during anodization to form anodic porous alumina (APA). Characterization and development of dental restorative materials, especially composites.


Khan Taj M. ,

Affiliation: National Institute of Lasers and Optronics (NILOP), Photonics Division, P.O. Nilore 45650, Pakistan
Research interests: solid thin film semiconductors, metal nanoparticle film, high power laser-mater interaction, atmospheric-PLD, the SERS effect of plasmonic materials, and photoluminescence.


Singh Ajay Kumar ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, India
Research interests: Nano-particle synthesis, nano-catalysts, application of nanoparticles in tailoring electro-optical properties metal chalcogenide material, Organometallics and catalysis, Materials for hydrogen evolution.


Baisheng Sa ,

Affiliation: College of Materials Science and Engineering, Fuzhou University, China
Research interests: Materials theory, Density functional theory calculations, Machine learning based materials design, Low-dimensional materials and devices, Van der Waals heterostructures, Perovskites, Spintronics.


Rouholah Zare-Dorabei ,

Affiliation: Research Laboratory of Spectrometry & Micro and Nano Extraction, Department of Chemistry, Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran
Research interests: design of new optical chemical sensors, Nanochemistry (Quantum Dot, MOF), Atomic & molecular spectroscopy, Instrumental Analysis, Environmental pollutants, Removal of dyes and heavy metal ions from waters and wastewater.


Yuan Weiyong ,

Affiliation: Institute for Clean Energy and Advanced Materials, Faculty of Materials and Energy, Southwest University, China
Research interests: self-assembly, nanostructured materials, electrocatalysts, photocatalysts, (photo)electrochemical water splitting, and fuel cells.


Tongtong Xuan ,

Affiliation: College of Materials, Xiamen University, China
Research interests: Synthesis of semiconductor quantum dots and perovskite nanocrystals for lighting, dispalay, bio-imaging and solar cells.


Sachin Navale ,

Affiliation: Shenzhen Engineering Laboratory for Advanced Technology of Ceramics, Guangdong Research Center for Interfacial Engineering of Functional Materials, and College of Materials Science and Engineering, Shenzhen University, China
Research interests: Nanomaterials; Hybrid materials; Oxide semiconductors; Synthesis of organic/inorganic nanomaterials; Materials characterization; Chemical sensors.


Jia Zhang ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Microsystems and Microstructure Manufacturing, Ministry of Education, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Research interests: Two-dimensional materials (e.g. Graphene, InSe, WSe2), preparation, characterization, properties and applications; Flexible electronics for tactile sensors, force sensors, man-machine interactions; High-performance transistors and photodetectors based on 2D materials; 3D printing.


Anxian Lu ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, Central South University, China
Research interests: glass,glass-ceramics,ceramic materials and green building materials, including two main research directions: One is the non-crystal science and new functional glass materials.The other is glass-ceramics and ceramic materials.


Sukumar Basu ,

Affiliation: Department of Physics & Materials Science, Jaypee University of Information Technology, India
Research interests: Electronic Materials-crystal growth and characterisations; Semiconductor Materials- Silicon, PS, III-V and II-VI cimpound semi conductors. ZnO and TiO2 semiconductors; Nanomaterials, Graphene, graphene oxides and reduced graphene oxides ,ultra thin films ,CVD and sol-gel growth; Applications-photo electrochemical solar cells. Ohmic and Schottky junctions, Heterjunctions. Solid State Gas Sensors; Surface functionalisation and graphene based nanocomposites.


Lingxing Zeng ,

Affiliation: Engineering Research Center of Polymer Green Recycling of Ministry of Education, College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fujian, China
Research interests: designed synthesis of porous nanocarbon composites electrode materials for rechargeable batteries and biomass-derived carbon composite electrodes for electrochemical energy conversion and storage.


Karaaslan Muharrem ,

Affiliation: Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Iskenderun Technical University, Turkey
Research interests: metamaterials, optics, photonics, sensors.


Li Jinjin ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Tribology, Tsinghua University, China
Research interests: superlubricity materials, nanotribology and friction theory at the nanoscale.


Rajendrasing R. Deshmukh ,

Affiliation: Department of Physics, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India
Research interests: Material Science, Plasma Technology, Polymer Physics, Functionalization of nano-particles. Molecular tailoring of surfaces using plasma for biomedical applications, textile physics, PECVD, thin films, Electro-optical properties of Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystals. Polymer nano composites materials. Conducting polymers, Gas sensors.


Yanhuai Ding ,

Affiliation: College of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Xiangtan University, China
Research interests: preparation of nanomaterials and their mechanical and electrochemical properties.


Jitendra Pal Singh ,

Affiliation: Pohang Accelerator Laboratory, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang-37673, South Korea
Research interests: Ferrites, Battery & Magnetic Materials, X-ray absorption Spectroscopy, XANES-Imaging.


Wang Jiazhao ,

Affiliation: Institute for Superconducting and Electronic Materials, University of Wollongong, Australia
Research interests: Materials and electrolytes for lithium-ion, sodium-ion, Li-S  batteries and Metal-air batteries.


Fengmin Liu ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory on Integrated Optoelectronics, College of Electronic Science and Engineering, Jilin University, 2699 Qianjin Street, China
Research interests: Preparation and application of semiconductor oxide, focus on gas sensor and solar cell.


Qing Liao ,

Affiliation: Beijing Key Laboratory for Optical Materials and Photonic Devices, Department of Chemistry, Capital Normal University, China
Research interests: organic functional nanomaterials, self-assembly technologies and organci optoelectric devices such as laser, OFET, and OPV


Li Xiaoqiang ,

Affiliation: Guangdong Key Laboratory for Advanced Metallic Materials Fabrication and Forming, National Engineering Research Center of Near-Net-Shape Forming for Metallic Materials, South China University of Technology, China
Research interests: design, preparation, forming and application of high performance metallic materials.


Tony Shien-Ping Feng ,

Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd., Hong Kong
Research interests: Thermo-electrochemical energy conversion: thermos galvanic cell (TGC), thermal capacitive electrochemical cycle (TCEC), thermal battery; Photo-electrochemical energy conversion: dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) and perovskite solar cells (PSCs); Electrochemical catalyst: hydrogen evolution reaction (HER), oxidation reduction reaction (ORR), water splitting, CO2 conversion to hydrocarbon fuels, formic acid dehydrogenation, and non-enzymatic glucose biosensor;Nanofluids: liquids containing suspensions of solid nanoparticles for the enhancement in heat transfer and their potential applications in energy technologies.


Xiaoling Wu ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology, Jiangnan University, China
Research interests: nanomaterials, plasmonic materials, inorganic materials, synthesis, self-assembly, chiral, photoluminescence, SERS, bioapplication, photochemical effect, nanotoxicology.


Nikesh A. Shah ,

Affiliation: Department of Physics, Saurashtra University, India
Research interests: Functional Oxide MaterialsCMR manganites and devicesNanomaterials and thin film devicesMultiferroicMicro/Nano-Nano/Micro composites.


Aleksander Lisiecki ,

Affiliation: Silesian University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Welding Engineering, Poland
Research interests: welding, cladding, laser materials processing, joining of high strength steel, stainless steel, titanium alloys, aluminium alloys, additive manufacturing of metal components, laser metal deposition, selective laser sintering, selective laser melting, metallic and composite wear protective coatings, tribology.


Morteza Sadeghi ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran
Research interests: polymer science, polymeric gas separation membranes, membrane separation, polymer characterization, polymer synthesis.


Bilal Salma ,

Affiliation: NationalCentre of Excellence in Physical Chemistry, University of Peshawar, Pakistan
Research interests: electrochical systems, conductive polymers, energy storage and conversion, spectroelectrochemistry, corrosion.


Rongming Wang ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Heavy Oil Processing, College of Science, China University of Petroleum (East China), China
Research interests: Supramolecular materials, porous materials and inorganic-organic hybrid materials in the applications of adsorption and separation, sensing, catalysis and proton conduction.


Xingxing Gu ,

Affiliation: Chongqing Key Laboratory of Catalysis and New Environmental Materials, College of Environment and Resources, Chongqing Technology and Business University, China
Research interests: Nanomaterials preparation and their application in Li-ion, Li-S and Sodium-ion batteries; Nanomaterials application on separation and concentration of hazardous substances in wastewater.


Satyanarayana Kestur Gundappa ,

Affiliation: Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research, Bengaluru, India
Research interests: Al alloy development, Composites both Metal Matrix and polymer matrix with natural fibers. In recent years his emphasis has been on development of nano materials and their composites particularly ‘Green’ and Biodegradable composites, development of new materials based on agro-industrial wastes and biofuels.


Wang Bin ,

Affiliation: Institute of Chemical Materials, China Academy of Engineering Physics, China
Research interests: flexible fiber-shaped materials for wearable energy storage devices.


Wu Hanchun ,

Affiliation: School of Physics, Beijing Institute of Technology, China
Research interests: how intrinsic and extrinsic defects will affect the electronic, magnetic and transport properties of materials and accordingly engineer them to maximize performance; developing new methods to manipulate the spin states of magnetic nanostructures.


Francesco Tornabene ,

Affiliation: Department of Innovation Engineering, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy
Research interests: investigate the structural behavior of composite doubly-curved shells, focusing the attention also to the innovations in the industrial processes for the development of new classes of materials.


Tadeusz Hryniewicz ,

Affiliation: Division of Bioengineering and Surface Electrochemistry, Department of Engineering and Informatics Systems, Koszalin University of Technology, Poland
Research interests: Metallic biomaterials studies// 304L, 316L, 316L VM, M605 (Co alloy), Nb, Ta, CP Ti Grade 2, NiTi; SMA, Ti6Al4V, TNZ, Ti2448_ with highly improved biocompatibility; Surface finishing (AR, MP, EP, MEP), morphology and composition studies/ SEM/EDX, AFM; 2D roughness, and 3D surface topography measurement; Wettability control and biocompatibility studies/ surface energy studies; High-Voltage Electropolishing HVEP/ unique surface films obtained; Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation (PEO)//porous coatings with metal ions implantation on request.


Francesca Tittarelli ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials, Environmental Sciences and Urban Planning (SIMAU), Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Research interests: study of the interaction of materials with the environment in terms of: durability: evaluation, increase and monitoring of durability of materials, especially for buildings, also in cultural heritage; sustainability: exploitation of industrial waste in the production of new materials to increase sustainability and reduce costs; multifunctionality: development of new multifunctional building materials, also able to contribute passively to the comfort and healthiness of the living environments.


Santiago Gómez Ruiz ,

Affiliation: Departamento de Biología y Geología, Física y Química Inorgánica, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Campus de Móstoles (Madrid), España
Research interests: Design and synthesis of new anticancer agents based on metal complexes or natural products. Synthesis of functionalized nanomaterials and MOFs with medicinal applications against cancer; Preparation of novel nanomaterials based on semiconductors or functionalized nanosystems with catalytic or photocatalytic activity in reactions of environmental and energy generation interest; Study of phosphorus-rich complexes as potential precursors for the preparation of metal phosphides.


Wenbo Liu ,

Affiliation: School of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Sichuan University, China
Research interests: Advanced metallic materials, nano-science and technology.


Farid Abed-Meraim ,

Affiliation: Laboratory LEM3, Universite de Lorraine, CNRS, Arts et Matiers, Paris, France
Research interests: Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Computational Mechanics, Stability & Bifurcation, Sheet Metal Forming.


Michael I. Ojovan ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
Research interests: Nuclear waste processing and immobilisation technologies including low temperature (compaction), high-temperature (incineration and plasma), and thermochemical methods; Design and processing of metallic, glass, glass composite and ceramic materials for nuclear waste immobilisation; Design and utilisation of nuclear waste processing facilities including incinerators, cementation, bituminisation, vitrification, and metal matrix immobilisation mobile and modular units.


Hui Xu ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Functional Inorganic Material Chemistry, Ministry of Education, School of Chemistry and Material Science, Heilongjiang University, China
Research interests: organic and organic/inorganic hybrid optoelectronic materials and devices.


Hamdy Youssef ,

Affiliation: Mathematical Department, Faculty of Education, Alexandria University, Egypt
Research interests: thermoelasticity.


Costas N. Costa ,

Affiliation: Department of Environmental Science and Technology, Laboratory of Environmental Catalysis, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Research interests: Environmental Catalysis, Antimicrobial Catalysis, Gaseous Waste and Wastewater De-pollution, Solid Wastes Treatment and Disposal, Pollution Prevention and Environmental Monitoring.


Fan Hongyou ,

Affiliation: Sandia National Labs, 1001 University Blvd., United States
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Xiaohui Wang ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Pulp and Paper Engineering, South China University of Technology, China
Research interests: biomass-derived materials, cellulose fibers, biopolymer self-assembly, bio-based carbon materials, pulp and paper.


Rosei Federico ,

Affiliation: Centre Énergie, Matériaux et Télécommunications, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Varennes (QC) Canada
Research interests: properties of nanostructured materials, and on how to control their size, shape, composition, stability and positioning when grown on suitable substrates


Mohammad L. Hassan ,

Affiliation: Cellulose and Paper Department and Centre of Excellence for Advanced Sciences, National Research Centre, 33 El-Behouth street, Egypt
Research interests: Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology of cellulosic materials.


Yang Hui ,

Affiliation: Department of Mechanics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Research interests: energy storage materials, mechanics of materials, electro-chemo-mechanical coupling, nanomechanics, multiscale and multiphysics modeling.


Christos Kokkinos ,

Affiliation: Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Research interests: fabrication of electrochemical (bio)sensors and microfluidic devices using microenginearing and 3D-printing technologies and the development of analytical methods for (bio)chemical sensing.


Constantin Chalioris ,

Affiliation: Reinforced Concrete and Seismic Design of Structures Laboratory, Civil Engineering Department, School of Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
Research interests: Design and analysis of reinforced / prestressed concrete and masonry structures; Testing of reinforced concrete members under static and cyclic loading; Repair and strengthening of concrete members and structures (resin injections, Fibre-Reinforced-Polymer materials, reinforced cast-in-place concrete, self-compacting concrete and shotcrete jacketing); In-situ testing and capacity assessment of reinforced concrete structures; Torsional analysis of plain, fibre, reinforced and prestressed concrete members; Steel fibre reinforced concrete behaviour; Damage detection and real time structural integrity assessment of concrete members using piezoelectric sensors.


Yong Li ,

Affiliation: Faculty of Materials Science and Chemistry, China University of Geosciences, China
Research interests: sensitive and selective detection of trace pollutants via the optical methods.


Youguo Yan ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, China University of Petroleum, China
Research interests: fluid transport and Modulation in micro-nano channel including of seawater desalination, gas storage and separation, ion separation, exploration of tight and shale oil and gas, deep oil and gas, gas hydrate, and functional chemical agent design for enhanced oil recovery.


Yu Qiao ,

Affiliation: Research Institute for Energy Conservation, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
Research interests: Electrochemistry; Electrochemical in-situ spectroscopy (IR, Raman, UV-vis, EQCM and DEMS, etc.); Rechargeable Battery Technologies (Li/Na-ion batteries; Li-oxy/air battery, Li-S battery, Li-CO2 battery, dual-ion battery, etc.); Anionic Redox Chemistry; Oxygen Reduction Reactions.


Jai Singh ,

Affiliation: College of Engineering, IT and Environment, Charles Darwin University, Australia
Research interests: Condensed matter physics, including -Excitonic processes in materials both organic and inorganic and nano structures (quantum wells, quantum wires and quantum dots), solar cells – organic, inorganic and perovskites, -organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs), inorganic scintillators used in nuclear medical imaging.


Fabio Di Pietrantonio ,

Affiliation: Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystems, Italian National Research Council, Italy
Research interests: Piezoelectric based micro sensors and MEMS, Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) micro devices, Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) micro-devices, Film Bulk Acoustic Resonator (FBAR) based sensors, piezoelectric based MEMS, electronic noses, piezoelectric thin films for MEMS, nano materials for MEMS.


Vuk Uskokovic ,

Affiliation: Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA, United States
Research interests: application of soft and colloidal chemistry techniques for the purpose of creating nanoscale materials for biomedical applications, including targeted and controlled drug delivery, bone tissue engineering and advanced antimicrobial and anticancer therapies.


Xiaolong Chen ,

Affiliation: Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, China
Research interests: Device physics, electronic and optoelectronic devices based on emerging two-dimensional materials.


Jorge de Brito ,

Affiliation: CERIS, Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georresources, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Research interests: cementitious materials, sustainability and life cycle assessment.


Xuxu Wang ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Photocatalysis on Energy and Environment, Research Institute of Photocatalysis, College of Chemistry, Fuzhou University, China.
Research interests: photocatalytic materials, environmental purification materials, zeolite molecular sieve materials for adsorption and catalysis.


Mansoori Yaghoub ,

Affiliation: Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, Ardabil 56199-11367, Iran
Research interests: designing and preparing new monomers for ATRP (Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization) and polycondensation reactions and preparing polymer/clay and magnetic polymer nanocomposites and hydrogels for removal of toxic pollutants.


Maria Vesna Nikolic ,

Affiliation: Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Research interests: nanomaterials, synthesis and characterization of (metal, perovskite and spinel) oxides for application in gas sensing, photocatalysis, photoelectrochemical water splitting, antibacterial activity of nanoparticles.


A.S.M. Iftekhar Uddin ,

Affiliation: Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Metropolitan University, Sylhet, Bangladesh
Research interests: metal/metal-oxide nanostructures, graphene based nano composites and nano-gas sensors; localized s resonance (LSPR) and flexible nanoharvesting by piezoelectric and triboelectric nanogenerators.


Eleni Deliyanni ,

Affiliation: Laboratory of Chemical and Environmental Technology, Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Research interests: Materials Chemistry, Modification/impregnation of materials, Synthesis and surface characterization of new adsorbent materials, Carbonaceous materials/activated carbons/graphene oxide/grapheme, Graphene oxide based/polymer nanocomposite adsorbents, Biomass conversion to activated carbon, Adsorption/separation processes in environmental applications, Activated carbons as adsorbents, Advanced oxidation processes/Catalytic oxidation, Carbonaceous materials as metal-free catalysts, Deep desulfurization of fuels.


Zhengke Wang ,

Affiliation: Institute of Biomedical Macromolecules, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, China
Research interests: Chitosan-based Biomaterials and Aggregation-Induced Emission.


Xuebo Cao ,

Affiliation: School of Biology and Chemical Engineering, Jiaxing University, China
Research interests: development of novel titanium and carbon-based materials for energy and environment application, including fuel cells, supercapacitors, and photoelectrochemistry.


Andrzej M. Kłonkowski ,

Affiliation: Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdańsk, Poland
Research interests: ceramics and glass, optical materials, nanomaterials, organic-inorganic hybrid materials and materials chemistry.


Ignacio Nevares Domínguez ,

Affiliation: Dpto. Agricultural and Forestry Engineering, Universidad de Valladolid, Avda. de Madrid 50, 34004 Palencia, España
Research interests: permeability of gases in natural porous materials, and the influence of the anisotropic structure of these materials on the ability to diffuse oxygen in concrete when it is the concentration (partial pressure of the gas) the driving force that causes the diffusion of the gas.


Wieslaw Pawel Jakubik ,

Affiliation: Department of Applied Physics, Institute of Physics CSE (centre of science and education), Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Research interests: active sensor hybrid structures, gas sensors, CWA (chemical warfare agents) sensors, photoconductive organic polymers for sensors, surface acoustic waves (SAW), acoustoelectric interactions, nanostructures in sensor applications.


Shaohua Luo ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, Northeastern University, China
Research interests: energy storage materials and devices (e.g., secondary batteries, metal-air batteries and supercapacitors), medical functional materials, and solid waste resource utilization.


Balasubramanian Subramanian ,

Affiliation: Electrochemical Materials Science Division, CSIR- Central Electrochemical Research Institute, India
Research interests: Thin films by Physical Vapor Deposition (Magnetron sputtering, thermal, e-beam evaporation, Pulsed laser
deposition) and Chemical methods; Biomaterials, Bio implants & Energy Materials.


Daniel Thangadurai ,

Affiliation: Department of Nanoscience and Technology, Sri Ramakrishana Engineering College, India
Research interests: Nanomaterial Applications: Heavy metals and Toxic pollutant sensing; Interaction with Proteins; Bioimaging; Water remediation; Photocatalytic studies Chemical and Biological Sensors: Anion, Cation and Biological components sensing; Toxic chemical sensing; Bioimaging Metal Organic Frameworks: Adsorption of Heavy metals; Water purification membranes.


Shuquan Liang ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, Central South University, China
Research interests: Micro/nanostructured functional materials, and nanocomposites and their applications in energy storage and conversion devices; High-performance and low-cost energy storage R&D of Sodium-ion battery and Aqueous zinc-ion battery.


Arkady Karyakin ,

Affiliation: Chemistry Faculty of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Research interest: advanced biosensors; direct (mediator-free) bioelectrocatalysis; novel class of electroactive polymers; polyaniline based advanced transducers; oriented immobilization of antibodies; sensors using liquid | liquid interface.


Sibel A. Ozkan ,

Affiliation: Ankara University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Analytical Chemistry, Turkey
Research interests: LC methods, separation techniques, chiral separation, drug analysis in dosage forms and biological samples, electrochemical biosensors, nanosensors, DNA biosensors, enzyme biosensors, spectrophotometric drug assay, method development and validation of drug assay.


Hideyuki Kanematsu ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Suzuka College, Japan
Research interests: Biofilm engineering, surface finishing, corrosion science.


Yi Lu ,

Affiliation: Department of Pharmaceutics, Key Laboratory of Smart Drug Delivery of MOE, School of Pharmacy, Fudan University, China
Research interests: nano drug delivery system and transdermal drug delivery.


Elvira De Giglio ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Bari, Campus Universitario, 70126 Bari, Italy
Research interests: study of composite hydrogels for tissue engineering and the preparation of electrosynthesized polymers for biomedical applications.


Yu Duan ,

Affiliation: State Key Laboratory on Integrated Optoelectronics, College of Electronic Science and Engineering, Jilin University, China
Research interests: Organic optical electronics, Perovskite solar cells, luminescent materials and devices, and atomic layer deposition


Stefano Caporali ,

Affiliation: University of Florence, Industrial Engineering Department (DIEF), Firenze, Italy
Research interests: Metals and alloy thin film deposition, free corrosion test, electrochemical investigation of anticorrosion performance of coatings and conversion layers, surface chemistry. Electrodeposition, Nanomaterials and semiconductor deposition. Sensors and devices fabricationdìs and testing.


Wenbo Wang ,

Affiliation: Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Research interests: Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites; Natural Nanomaterials and Their Applications; Functional Adsorption Materials.


S.Philip Anthony ,

Affiliation: School of Chemical and Biotechnology, SASTRA University, India
Research interests: Fabricating nanostructured materials for photocatalytic dye degradation, electrocatalytic water splitting and biological applications, Smart fluorescent materials and supramolecular chemistry.


Zhu Kai ,

Affiliation: College of Material Science and Chemical Engineering, Harbin Engineering University, China
Research interests: electrode materials for metal ions batteries.


Andrei V. Kovalevsky ,

Affiliation: CICECO-Aveiro Institute of Materials, Department of Materials and Ceramic Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Research interests: Thermoelectric harvesting of waste heat and renewable energy; Functional porous cellular ceramics for catalytic and separation applications; Carbon-lean electrochemical technologies for metals extraction; Ionic and mixed ionic-electronic conductors for high- and intermediate temperature electrochemical applications.


Pankaj Sharma ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia
Research interests: advanced functional materials, such as ferroelectrics, multiferroics, piezoelectrics, photovoltaics, oxide heterostructures, and related materials for energy harvesting and electronic device applications, and advanced scanning probe microscopy techniques.


Ahmet Ekicibil ,

Affiliation: University of Cukurova, Science and Letter Faculty, Turkey
Research interests:


Somnath Bhattacharyya ,

Affiliation: Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
Research interests: Transmission electron Microscopy: method development, simulation and experiment, high temperature MAX phases and their 2D derivatives.


Lin Pan ,

Affiliation: College of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing Tech University, China
Research interests: Thermoelectric, piezoelectricity, etc. functional ceramics. Inorganic-organic phase change materials for energy storage.


Sofiane EL-KIRAT-CHATEL ,

Affiliation: Laboratoire de Chimie Physique et Microbiologie pour les Matériaux et l’Environnement, CNRS – Université de Lorraine, France
Research interests: deciphering the adhesive mechanisms and surface properties of microbial cells; developing innovative and bioinspired antimicrobial coatings to protect surfaces against biofilms; developing new cargos for antimicrobial agents.


Jeong-Hwan Kim ,

Affiliation: Cardiovascular Research Institute, Yokohama City University, Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Research interests: Nanoparticles for Cancer Theragnostics, Surface & interface Chemistry, Radio-pharmaceutical Materials, Drug Delivery Material Systems


Angelos Markopoulos ,

Affiliation: Laboratory of Manufacturing Technology, School of Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Research interests: Manufacturing, machining, precision machining, micro machining, nanotechnology, nanomaterials, non-conventional machining, finite elements, molecular dynamics, artificial intelligence.


Pasquale D’Angelo ,

Affiliation: Istituto dei Materiali per l’Elettronica ed il Magnetismo, IMEM-CNR, Parco Area delle Scienze 37/A, Italy
Research interests: characterization of physical properties showed by organics, hybrid organic-inorganic materials and related devices; design, fabrication and characterization of flexible electronic devices such as unipolar and ambipolar Organic Thin Film Transistors, Organic Electrochemical Transistors, non-volatile organic memory devices, Innovative biosensors, Organic neuromorphic devices, electrode arrays for bio-signaling.


Yubin Chen ,

Affiliation: International Research Center for Renewable Energy, State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University,  China 
Research interests: photocatalysis, water splitting, solar cells, and functional nanomaterials for energy conversion.


Xiaotian Wang ,

Affiliation: School of Chemistry, Beihang University, 100191 Beijing, China 
Research interests: design and fabrication of semiconductor nanomaterials; surface-enhanced Raman scattering spectroscopy; clean and renewable new energy; flexible electronic devices.


Lin Qiu ,

Affiliation: School of Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, 100083 Beijing, P. R. China
Research interests: nanoscale heat transfer and carbon nanomaterials for thermal management.


Xuexi Zhang ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China
Research interests: Ferromagnetic shape memory alloys (FMSMAs), related synthesis, microstructure and physics in FMSMAs, physics of martensite transformation, solid-state technology and related working refrigerants, nanocomposites.


SECTIONS


Biomaterials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Xin Zhao ,

Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
Research interests: biomaterials, tissue engineering, drug delivery, cell micro-environment, microfluidics.


Lin Lin ,

Affiliation: School of Food and Biological Engineering, Jiangsu University, China
Research interests: biomaterials, especially on antibacterial matertials and food packaging.


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Nanomaterials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Eliana M. Barbosa Souto

Affiliation: Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Coimbra, Portugal 
Research interests: design, development, and characterization of new drug delivery systems. Other research interests include the controlled delivery of drugs across biological barriers, e.g. skin, gastrointestinal tract and blood-brain-barrier.


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Electronic Materials Section


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Optical Materials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Lei Chen ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, Hefei University of Technology, China
Research interests: optical materials, condensed-mater physics especially on solid-state luminescence, solid-state inorganic chemistry, crystal and electronic structures, crystallography, synchrotron radiation and applications, phosphors for light-emitting diodes (LED), quantum dots and quantum dot display.


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Chong-Geng Ma ,

Affiliation: CQUPT-BUL Innovation Institute, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Chongqing, China
Research interests: Solid State Physics, Quantum Chemistry, First-Principles Design of Optical Materials (such as phosphors, laser crystals, scintillators, various sensors), Lanthanide and Transition-Metal Spectroscopy, Crystal/Ligand-Field Theory, Theory for the Electronic Structure of Strongly-Correlated Heavy Elements, Applications of Group Theory into Condensed Matter Physics.


Zhi Zhou ,

Affiliation: Hunan Optical Agriculture Engineering Technology Research Center, School of Chemistry and Materials Science, Hunan Agricultural University (HAU), China
Research interests: Optical Properties and Dynamical Processes of Light-Converting Inorganic Phosphors for Plant Growth pc-LEDs; Synthesis, Luminescence Properties and Environmental Stability Investigations of Mn4+ Activated Fluoride Phosphors and Perovskite Quantum Dots; Solid-State Chemistry, Especially Emphasis on Crystal and Electronic Structures and Materials Science; Thermal Treatment and Resource Utilization of Household and Solid wastes by Using High-Temperature Catalytic and Cracking Method; Synthesis, Functionalization and Adsorption Effect/Mechanism of Biochar to Heavy Metal Ions in Environment.


Bin Dong ,

Affiliation: School of Physics and Materials Engineering, Institute of Nano-Photonics, Dalian Minzu University, China
Research interests: Optical properties and application of rare earth functional materials; Up-conversion emissions of rare-earth ions doped materials; Plasmonics of metal surface.


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Magnetic Materials Section


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P. Davide Cozzoli ,

Affiliation: University of Salento, Department of Mathematics and Physics “E. De Giorgi”, Italy
Research interests: inorganic nanostructures, colloidal nanocrystals, advanced synthesis, nanocrystal applications in (photo)catalysis, photovoltaics, optoelectronics and biomedicine.


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Computational materials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Majid Monajjemi

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Iran
Research interests: molecular modeling and QM/MM calculations of macro-biomolecules, electronic structure calculations of nano-biomolecules, non-bonded electronic structure of BnNn rings, NMR contour maps, and quantum investigations of non-bonded interactions.


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Composites Section


Section Editor in Chief


Gaurav Sharma

Affiliation: School of Chemistry, Shoolini University, India
Research interests: Research interest: Nanocomposites, Bimetallic & trimetallics nanoparticles,Green Chemistry, Photocatalysis, Ion exchanger and Environmental remediation.


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Ceramics Section


Section Editor in Chief


Shibo Li ,

Affiliation: Centre of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Mechanical and Electronic Control Engineering, Beijing Jiaotong University, China
Research interests: Ceramics, Composite materials; Synthesis and characterization of MAX phases (Ti3SiC2, Ti3AlC2, Ti2SnC, Cr2AlC, etc.), MAB phases (Fe2AlB2, MoAlB, Cr2AlB2, etc.), and 2D nanolayered MXenes (Ti3C2Tx); Ceramic/metal matrix composites for applications; Functionally gradient materials (W/Cu and ZrO2/stainless steel).


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Wenbo Yu ,

Affiliation: Centre of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Mechanical and Electronic Control Engineering, Beijing Jiaotong University, China
Research interests: ternary MAX ceramic, light metal matrix composites and its forming process.


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Polymers Section


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Metal alloys Section


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Semiconductors Section


Section Editor in Chief


Jizhong Song ,

Affiliation: College of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing 210094, China
Research interests: Synthesis of nanomaterials and their opto-electronic properties; Nanomaterials for optoelectronic devices, such as light-emitting diodes, photodetectors, solar cells, and memories; Flexible and stretchable devices for wearable fields; Quantum dot light-emitting diodes; Light-emitting mechanism and carrier dynamics of semiconductor nanomaterials; Metal halide perovskite-based optoelectronic devices.


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Yang Zhi ,

Affiliation: Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China
Research interests: nanomaterial synthesis, quantum dots, photophysics properties, perovskite photodetectors and solar cells.


Yang Shuang ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, Singapore City, Singapore
Research interests: hybrid optoelectronic materials and devices and perovskite solar cells


Shen Huaibin ,

Affiliation: Henan University, Kaifeng, China
Research interests: CdSe, InP, quantum dots, light-emitting diodes.


Xing Jun ,

Affiliation: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Research interests: optoelectronics, nanophotonics, nanomaterials, light-emitting diodes, halide perovskite.


Zhou Yu ,

Affiliation: Central South University, Changsha Hunan, China
Research interests: synthesis of low-dimensional materials, nanodevice fabrication, photodetectors and radiation detectors.


Bai Yang ,

Affiliation: University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Research interests: halide perovskite and quantum dot photovoltaics, photoelectrochemical water splitting and integrated energy devices.


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Hybrid materials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Lei Ge ,

Affiliation: Centre for Future Materials, Spingfield Campus, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Research interests: The development of hybrid materials (hybrids of MOFs, carbon nanomaterials and polymer) for engineering gas processing (e.g. adsorption, membrane separation), advanced catalysis (e.g. nano-materials, electrocatalysis) and energy devices (e.g. fuel cells).


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Carbon Materials Section


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Xi Shen ,

Affiliation: Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong
Research interests: Carbon nanomaterials including graphene and carbon nanotubes for multifunctional applications; Multiscale design and rational assembly of 2D materials for polymer nanocomposites and their multifunctional applications, including thermal energy dissipation, thermal insulation, electromagnetic interference shielding, high energy density dielectric capacitors, and strain sensors; 3D graphene/polymer composites and their mechanical, electrical and thermal properties; Mechanical properties of graphene, graphene oxide papers and graphene/polymer composites; Thermal transport in graphene, graphene oxide and their polymer composites; Molecular dynamics and molecular mechanics simulation.


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Smart Materials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Gongxun Bai ,

Affiliation: College of Materials Science and Engineering, China Jiliang University, Hangzhou, China
Research interests: low-dimensional optoelectronic materials and devices, luminescent materials, multi-functional materials.


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Beibei Xu ,

Affiliation: College of Optical Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Research interests: luminescent materials, optoelectronic materials and devices, magnetoelectronic materials and devices


Zhibin Yang ,

Affiliation: School of Precision Instruments and Optoelectronics Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjing, China
Research interests: 2D layered materials; Nanomaterials synthesis; Optoelectronics.


Hui Long ,

Affiliation: School of physics and optoelectronic engineering, Guangdong University of technology, Guangzhou 510006, China
Research interests: Low dimensional Nano and 2D Materials for laser applications, Multifunctional Nanocomposites for photocatalysis, Optoelectronic Materials and Devices.


Xiao Wu ,

Affiliation: College of Materials Science and Engineering, Fuzhou University, China
Research interests: transparent ceramics; luminescent materials; ferroelectric single crystals/ceramics/thin films; optoelectronic multi-functional materials; modulation of optical properties by physical field; microbial fuel cells.


Xiaolei Yang

Affiliation: Institute of Optoelectronic Materials and Devices, China Jiliang University, Hangzhou, China
Research interests: luminescent perovskite, smart composite, halide perovskite light-emitting diodes.


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Thin films and coatings Section


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Valentina Grumezescu

Affiliation: Laser-Surface-Plasma Interactions laboratory, Lasers Department, National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics – INFLPR, Magurele, Romania
Research interests: thin coatings; modulation of microbial biofilm; drug targeting; hard tissue engineering;


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Porous materials Section


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Catalytic Materials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Zhou Haiqing ,

Affiliation: Synergetic Innovation Center for Quantum Effects and Applications, Key Laboratory of Low-Dimensional Quantum Structures and Quantum Control of Ministry of Education, School of Physics and Electronics, Hunan Normal University, China
Research interests: Rational design and fabrication of three-dimensional heterogeneous materials as electrocatalysts for water electrolysis, photoelectrochemical water splitting or fuel cells, 2D materials or carbon-based materials for nanoelectronics.


Nasir Mahmood ,

Affiliation: School of Engineering, RMIT University, Australia
Research interests: chemical designing and synthesis of advanced materials and their heterostructures for sustainable society, especially in energy (storage and conversion), environment (wastewater treatment and microwave absorption), health (early disease detection and drug delivery).

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Materials for Water Purification Section


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Jia-Qian Jiang ,

Affiliation: School of Engineering and Built Environment, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland, United Kingdom
Research interests: advanced water and wastewater treatment technologies and processes; pollution remediation;


Mu. Naushad ,

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Research interests: Wastewater Treatment, Adsorption, Materials Chemistry and Environmental Science.


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Materials Chemistry and Physics Section


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Yang Yang ,

Affiliation: NanoScience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, United States
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Zhijian Peng ,

Affiliation: School of Science, China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China
Research interests: Advanced structural ceramics; Advanced functional ceramics; Functional nanomaterials.


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Antimicrobial Materials Section


Section Editor in Chief


Alina Maria Holban

Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest, Romania
Research interests: antimicrobial therapy; nanostructured drugs; biofilms; host-pathogen interactions.


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Sustainable Materials Section


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Wenshuai Chen ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Bio-Based Material Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Northeast Forestry University, China
Research interests: Sustainable materials, wood physics, bionanocomposites, nanocellulose, and development of natural nanomaterials for energy storage and conversion as well as water purification.


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Textile Materials Section


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Combined analysis


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Daniel Chateigner ,

Affiliation: Laboratoire de Cristallographie et Sciences des Matériaux (CRISMAT), Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Ingénieurs de Caen (ENSICAEN), Normandie Universite, Institut Universitaire de Technologie (IUT), Université de Caen Normandie, France
Research interests: combined analysis, neutro diffraction, synchrotron, anisotropic properties, texture analysis, biomineralisation.


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Clean Energy Materials Section


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Zhong Jin ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Mesoscopic Chemistry of MOE, Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Advanced Organic Materials, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University, China
Research interests: Novel materials and devices for clean energy conversion and storage (such as secondary batteries, supercapacitors, solar cells, fuel cells and photocatalysis/electrocatalysis systems); Controlled growth, property studies and functional devices of carbon-based nanomaterials, low-dimensional inorganic nanostructures, 2D materials and regularly-assembled 3D nanostructures.


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Pharmaceutics Section


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Nicolas Anton ,

Affiliation: Laboratory of Design and Application of Bioactive Molecules (CAMB), CNRS 7199, Faculty of Pharmacy of Strasbourg, University of Strasbourg, France
Research interests: Innovative lipid and polymeric drug delivery systems, colloids, emulsions, nano-emulsions, nanoparticles, gels, and related physics-chemical characterization, surfactants, interfaces, controlled release, biomedical imaging, particle surface functionalization, targeting.


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Advanced Energy Materials Section


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Cheng Zhong ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, China
Research interests: advanced energy materials and battery electrochemistry.


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Jia Ding ,

Affiliation: Key Laboratory of Advanced Ceramics and Machining Technology (Ministry of Education), School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
Research interests: alkali ion batteries, electrochemical catalysts, energy storage


Huile Jin ,

Affiliation: College of Chemistry and Materials Engineering, Wenzhou University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China
Research interests: new carbon materials, energy storage and conversion and industrialization techniques.


Zhengyu Bai ,

Affiliation: College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Henan Normal University, Henan, China
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Yiming Jiang ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Research interests: metal electrodes, electrochemical corrosion.


Huanan Duan ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Research interests: solid-state lithium battery, thin-film ion conductors.


Ziying Zhang ,

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science, Shanghai University of Engineering Science, Shanghai, China
Research interests: Lithium-ion batteries, Electrochemistry, Electrolytes, Density functional theory.


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Construction and Building Materials Section


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Roman Wan-Wendner ,

Affiliation: Magnel Laboratory for Concrete Research, Ghent University, Belgium
Research interests: experimental and numerical work on damage, creep, shrinkage and other time-dependent processes.


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Biomass Materials Section


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Xun Hu ,

Affiliation: School of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Jinan, Jinan, 250022, P. R. China
Research interests: Biomass to high-strength carbon materials; Biorefinery. Production of biofuels and fine chemicals from bio-oil; Biomass derived carbon materials; Biomass gasification; Hydrogen production via steam reforming of small organics like acetic acid and ethanol.


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Energy Conversion and Storage Materials


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Shen Yanbai ,

Affiliation: School of Resources and Civil Engineering, Northeastern University, China
Research interests: gas sensors, nanomaterials, oxide semiconductor thin films, intermediate-temperature proton conductors, and fuel cells.


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