Seminars in 2017/2018 - Invited Speakers

MBE35

Title Living Hyaline Cartilage Graft (LhCG) for Articular Cartilage Repair: Regeneration and Anti-inflammation in situ, Drug Evaluation in vitro
Date 26 APR 2018 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Dong-An WANG (Associate Professor and Program Director of Bioengineering, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)

MBE34

Title Investigation of nonequilibrium dynamics based on the free vibration of beam
Date 24 APR 2018 (Tue)
Time 11:00am - 11:50am
Venue Room B4-701, 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Haihui Ruan (Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

MBE33

Title Microengineered Biosystems for Cancer: From Biology to Mechanics
Date 16 APR 2018 (Mon)
Time 11:00am
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Weiqiang CHEN (Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, New York University, USA)

MBE32

Title Large-Scale Computer Simulation of Self-Organization of Materials
Date 29 MAR 2018 (Thu)
Time 11:00am - 11:50am
Venue Room G5-216, 5/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Chun-Wei Pao (Associate Research Fellow, Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

MBE31

Title Materials and Devices for Flexible Electronics and Bioelectronics
Date 28 MAR 2018 (Wed)
Time 10:30am
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Xinge YU (Center for Bio-Integrated Electronics, Northwestern University and Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

MBE30

Title Surprises in Fluid Mechanics (Even After 100 Years)
Date 16 MAR 2018 (Fri)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue Room B5-208, 5/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Steven Wang (Assistant professor/Lecturer, Newcastle University, UK)

MBE29

Title Computer simulation of irradiation effects in materials
Date 27 MAR 2018 (Tue)
Time 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Shijun Zhao (Postdoctoral Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA)

MBE28

Title "Green" Additive Manufacturing
Date 22 MAR 2018 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Ms. Ruoyu Song (PhD Student, CASS Lab, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)

MBE27

Title Rapid Treatment Evaluation and Prognosis for Patients Using the CTC Cluster Assay with Circulating Tumor Cells
Date 01 MAR 2018 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Bee Luan KHOO (Senior Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research & Technology (SMART), Singapore)

MBE26

Title Seminar 1: 和 Hamake常數相關的新特徵尺度的提出
Seminar 2: 頁岩氣開採中全應力分量的水力壓裂模型
Date 23 FEB 2018 (Fri)
Time 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Zhao Yapu (中國科學院力學研究所,非線性力學國家重點實驗室,中國科學院大學,工程學院)

MBE25

Title Harness the power of light: optogenetic control of intracellular activities
Date 07 FEB 2018 (Wed)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Liting Duan (Postdoctoral Researcher, Stanford University, USA)

MBE24

Title The bonding nature and the origin of ductility of metallic glasses
Date 06 FEB 2018 (Tue)
Time 11:00am - 11:50am
Venue Room B4701, 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Chenchen YUAN (School of Materials Science and Engineering, Southeast University, China)

MBE23

Title Air membranes for desalination
Date 24 JAN 2018 (Wed)
Time 11:00am - 12:00noon
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Fu Liu (Ningbo Institute of Material Technology and Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

MBE22

Title BioMEMS and Bioinstrumentation for Single Cell Analysis and Tissue Engineering Scaffolds
Date 10 JAN 2018 (Wed)
Time 10:00am - 11:00am
Venue B6605 (CSE Conference Room), 6/F, Lift 3, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Chengzhi Hu (Postdoctoral Associate, Multi-Scale Robotics Lab, Switzerland)

MBE21

Title Physical Field-based Machine Perception for Intelligent Manufacturing
Date 12 JAN 2018 (Fri)
Time 10:30am
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Kok-Meng LEE (Georgia Inst. of Tech., USA; Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech., China)

MBE20

Title Cardiovascular Health Informatics: From Wearable “MINDS” to Convergence
Date 4 JAN 2018 (Thu)
Time 10:00am
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Yuan-Ting Zhang (The Key Lab for Health Informatics of Chinese Academy of Sciences)

MBE19

Title May the capillary force be with you: Empowering bioassays, tissue engineering, and rapid diagnostic tests
Date 08 JAN 2018 (Mon)
Time 11:00am
Venue Room Y5-302, 5/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Huijuan Zhao (Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University, USA)

MBE18

Title Packaging Considerations for Implantable Biomedical Devices
Date 15 DEC 2017 (Fri)
Time 11:00am
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. William C. Tang (Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, University of California, USA)

MBE17

Title New Twinning Route in FCC metals and the Inter-grain plasticity in nanocrystalline materials: Revealed through Precise Atomic Resolution Mechanical Microscopy
Date 12 DEC 2017 (Tue)
Time 10:30am - 12:00noon
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Xiaodong Han (Institute of Microstructure and Property of Advanced Materials, Beijing University of Technology, China)

MBE16

Title Hybrid aerial-aquatic locomotion in an insect scale flapping wing robot
Date 4 JAN 2018 (Thu)
Time 3:00pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Kevin Chen (Post-doctoral Fellow, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, USA)

MBE15

Title Bio-inspired Interfacial Technologies from Chemical Modification to Surface Patterning, and Smart Soft Gripper
Date 23 NOV 2017 (Thu)
Time 4:00pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, AC1
Speaker Dr. Boxin Zhao (Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology, Waterloo Institute for Polymer Research, University of Waterloo, Canada)

MBE14

Title Finding the needle in the haystack: hunting for what matters in biomedical imaging
Date 28 NOV 2017 (Tue)
Time 10:00am - 11:00am
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Raphael Sznitman (Assistant Professor, ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, University of Bern, Switzerland)

MBE13

Title Electronic Devices within Single Atomic Layer – Development of 2D Lateral Junctions
Date 26 OCT 2017 (Thu)
Time 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Venue Room G5-133, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Jr-Hau HE (Associate Professor, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia)

MBE12

Title Mechanical Behavior of Bulk Metallic Glasses
Date 23 OCT 2017 (Mon)
Time 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Venue Room B5-118, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Jean-Marc PELLETIER (Professor, INSA – Lyon (National Institute of Applied Sciences), France)

MBE11

Title Improvement of plasticity of bulk metallic glasses by addition of a crystalline phase: Manufacturing of CuZrAl composites by Spark Plasma Sintering
Date 20 OCT 2017 (Fri)
Time 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Sandrine CARDINAL (Université de Lyon, MATEIS, France)

MBE10

Title Bio-inspired Mechanics and Materials: Characterization, Interpretation and Application
Date 27 OCT 2017 (Fri)
Time 10:30am
Venue Room B4702, 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Haimin Yao (Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

MBE09

Title Cooperative output regulation of heterogeneous unknown systems: a passification approach
Date 29 NOV 2017 (Wed)
Time 11:00am – 12:00noon
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Simone Baldi (Assistant Professor, Delft Center for Systems and Control (DCSC), Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), The Netherlands)

MBE08

Title Heat Transfer and Energy Engineering
Date 05 SEP 2017 (Tue)
Time 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Chin Pan (Distinguished Professor, Institute of Nuclear Engineering and Science, Department of Engineering and System science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)

MBE07

Title Architectured Metamaterials for Guiding Energy Dissipation and Wave Propagation
Date 01 SEP 2017 (Fri)
Time 10:00am – 12:00noon
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Nicholas Xuanlai FANG (Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)

MBE06

Title Motion Planning and Control of Aggressive Vehicle Maneuvers
Date 28 AUG 2017 (Mon)
Time 2:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Jingang YI (Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA)

MBE05

Title Material Characterization of Nanostructured Ferretic Alloy through Atomistic Modeling
Date 03 AUG 2017 (Thu)
Time 9:45am
Venue Room B4702, 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Huijuan Zhao (Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University, USA)

MBE04

Title EMG Advances and NeuroMyo Engineering for Rehabilitation
Date 07 AUG 2017 (Mon)
Time 2:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Ping ZHOU (Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA)

MBE03

Title Reliability challenging in 3D packaging technology - Thermomigration in solders
Date 03 AUG 2017 (Thu)
Time 11:00am – 12:00noon
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Prof. Fan-Yi Ouyang (Department of Engineering and System Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)

MBE02

Title The Next Generation of Molecular Phenotyping for Disease and Health
Date 03 AUG 2017 (Thu)
Time 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Weng Kung PENG (Senior Research Scientist, Institute for Health Technologies, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)

MBE01

Title Towards Engineering of Bio-instructive materials for Regenerative Therapies
Date 02 AUG 2017 (Wed)
Time 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Venue B6619 (MBE Conference Room), 6/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker Dr. Anna Blocki (Postdoctoral Fellow, Berlin-Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany)