Seminars in 2017/2018 - Invited Speakers

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, AC1
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, AC1
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 Rm G5-133, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
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 Rm B5-118, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1)
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
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, AC1
Speaker Dr. Anna Blocki (Postdoctoral Fellow, Berlin-Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany)