Invited TBIS Medal Speakers


Invited TBIS Medal Speakers are listed by the sequence of the following areas: 
Please click below box to view each scholar's biography and/or abstract.

1.Smart e-Textile Wearables
2.Textile Material Bioengineering
3.Textile Biomedical Engineering
4.Textile Biomechanical Engineering
5.Clothing Bioengineering
6.Textile Supply Chain Informatics
7.Textile Thermal Bioengineering
8.Textile Science and Engineering-dying-finishing/textile chemistry 
9.Textile Science and Engineering-physics

1.Smart e-Textile Wearables
Topic of the Speech:
Polymer/Carbon Nanomaterial Composites and Energy Storage and Conversion Technologies

Prof. Jianxin Geng
College of Energy
Beijing University of Chemical Technology
China
Topic of the Speech:
Wearable Smart Sensor System for Human Body Monitoring

Dr. Youfan Hu
Peking University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Triboelectric Nanogenerators for Powering Portable, Wearable and Body-Implantable Devices

Prof. Sang-Woo Kim
Sungkyunkwan University
Korea
Topic of the Speech:
Predictive Medicine Concept – Real Time Permanent Integrated Monitoring Health System   

Prof. Vladan Koncar
University of Lille
France
Topic of the Speech:
Crystallisation Behaviours of Poly(ethylene terephthalate)-co-Poly(ethylene 2,6-naphthalate) Block Copolyesters

Prof. Tien-Wei Shyr
Feng Chia University
Taiwan
Topic of the Speech:
Wearable and Implantable Nanogenerators for Biomechanical Energy Harvesting

Prof. Xudong Wang
University of Wisconsin-Madison
USA
Topic of the Speech:
Solid-State Electrochemical Energy Storage for Wearable Devices

Prof. Bingqing Wei
University of Delaware
USA
Topic of the Speech:
Evaluation and Test Methods, Textile Bioengineering, Textile Bioinformatics, Biomedical Engineering

Dr. Bao-guo Yao
China Jiliang University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Wearable ECG Imaging System for Detecting Locations of Cardiac Electrical Storms - Forward and Inverse Problems

Prof. Henggui Zhang
The University of Manchester
UK
Topic of the Speech:
Fibre-enabled High-performance Wearable Energy Storage Devices

Prof. Zijian Zheng
Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong, China
2.Textile Material Bioengineering
Topic of the Speech:
Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver/Reduced Graphene Oxide on Textile for Multi-functional Application

Dr. Ronghui Guo
Sichuan University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Recycled Carbon Fiber

Prof. Kanji Kajiwara

Shinshu University
Japan
Topic of the Speech:
Fibre Surface Molecular Engineering for Functional Textiles

Dr. Xuqing Liu
The University of Manchester
UK
Topic of the Speech:
Advanced Carbon Structures from Wastes

Prof. Jiri Militky
Technical University of Liberec
Czech Repubilc
Topic of the Speech:
Multifunctional Performance of Spacer Knitted Fabrics

Dr. Rajesh Mishra
Technical Universitzy of Liberec
Czech  Republic
Topic of the Speech:
Anti-bacterial Textile Materials Based Upon Photodynamic Inactivation

Prof. Qufu Wei
Jiang Nan University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Surface Modification by Assembling: An Approach Based on Nanostructures

Prof. Ze Zhang
Université Laval
Canada
Topic of the Speech:
Lubrication by Surface Bound Polymer Brushes

Prof. Feng Zhou
Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics
Chinese Academy of Sciences
China
3.Textile Biomedical Engineering
Topic of the Speech:
Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Technology: An Emphasis on Particle Formation for Photothermal Therapy

Prof. Aizheng Chen
Huaqiao University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Multifunctional Nanofibrous Wound Dressing

Dr. Hugh Gong
The University of Manchester
UK
Topic of the Speech:
Electrospun Aligned Nanofiber Covered Yarns with Enhanced Mechanical and Biological Properties for Tissue Scaffolds

Dr. Chengkun Liu
Xi’an Polytechnic University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Insect-bite Protective Clothing

Dr. Marian McCord
North Carolina State University
USA
Topic of the Speech:
Electrospun 3D Porous Nanofiber for Tissue Engineering

Prof. Xiumei Mo
Donghua University
China
Topic of the Speech:
Evaluation of Interaction between Functional Natural Fiber Clothing and Human Skin

Dr. Malgorzata Zimniewska
Institute of Natural Fibers and Medical Plants
Poland
4.Textile Biomechanical Engineering
Topic of the Speech:
The Physical and Functional Properties of Industrial Safety Fabrics using Recycling Aramid and Cotton

Prof. Seung Kook An
Pusan National University
Korea
Topic of the Speech:
Co-manufacturing for Sustainable Apparel Supply Chain

Prof. Yan Chen
Soochow University
China