Plenary Speakers


2023 MRS- Serbia Award for a Lasting and Outstanding Contribution to Materials Science and Engineering

Knut Urban 
Institute of Microstructure Research, Forschungcentrum, Juelich, Germany

A short history of aberration-corrected electron optics and the realiza-tion of atomic-resolution electron microscopy

  1. Anne Andrews
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA

    Nano- and micro-structured biosensors on stiff and flexible substrates for implantable and wearable biomarker sensing

  2. Markus Antonietti  
    Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany

    New modifications of carbon nitrides and their use in artificial photosynthesis and single atom support

  3. Yury Gogotsi
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA

    MXenes Across the Electromagnetic Spectrum – from UV to Microwaves

  4. Fraser Hamish
    Center for Accelerated Maturation of Materials, Columbus, OHIO State University, USA

    Interface Sliding as a Deformation Mechanism in Ti Alloys

  5. Lei Jiang
    Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Super-wettability and Beyond
    Quantum-confined Superfluid: Biological Energy Conversion, Chemical Reaction and Information Transfer

  6. Prashant Kamat
    University of Notre Dame, USA

    Transforming Next Generation Photovoltaics with Semiconductor Nanostructures

  7. Arumugam Manthiram
    University of Texas, Austin, USA

    Cobalt-free Oxide Cathodes for High Energy Density Lithium Batteriess

  8. Chad A. Mirkin
    Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA

    High-throughput materials discovery with nanomaterial megalibraries

  9. Andrey Rogach
    City University of Hong Kong

    Perovskite Nanocrystals in Light Emitting Devices

  10. John Rogers
    Northwestern University, Chicago, USA

    Materials for 3D Functional Mesosystems: From Neural Interfaces to Environmental Monitors

  11. Samuel I. Stupp 
    Northwestern University, Chicago, USA

    Frontiers in Supramolecular Design of Materials

  12. Vladimir Torchilin
    Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology & Nanomedicine, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA

    Neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) – novel target for drug delivery to various pathological sites

  13. Zhong Lin Wang
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA, USA ;Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Beijing, China

    TENG - from scientific discoveries to technological innovations

  14. Paul S. Weiss
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA

    Understanding and Controlling Charge, Heat, and Spin at Atomically Precise Interfaces

  15. Dongyuan Zhao
    Department of Chemistry, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

    Oriented Assembly of Functional Mesoporous Materials with Multi-Level Architectures

  16.  Yuntian T. Zhu
     City University of Hong Kong, China

    Heterostructured Materials: A Fast-Developing New Materials Field


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