Keynote Speakers

11th International Conference on Nanotechnology Fundamentals and Applications (ICNFA’20)

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Dr. Xudong Wang

Dr. Xudong Wang
University of Wisconsin, USA
Keynote Speaker

Prof. Xudong Wang is the Grainger Institute for Engineering Professor in the department of Materials Science and Engineering at University of Wisconsin – Madison, and the Energy & Sustainability thrust Leader at the Grainger Institute for Engineering. He is a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). Dr. Wang received his PhD degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Georgia Tech in 2005. His current research interests include studying the growth mechanisms and developing assembly techniques of oxide nanostructures; developing advanced nanomaterials and nanodevices for mechanical energy harvesting from human activities for biomedical applications; and understanding the coupling effect between piezoelectric polarization and semiconductor functionalities. He has won number of prestigious national and international awards, including PECASE, NSF CAREER Award, DARPA Young Faculty Award, 3M Non-tenured Faculty Award, Ross Coffin Purdy Award from the American Ceramic Society, and Young Innovators Under 35 Award (TR35) from MIT Technology Review. He has published more than 130 papers on peer-reviewed journals, including Science, Nature, Nature Energy, Nature Communications, etc. His current h-index is 68.

Topic of Keynote: Flexible Nanogenerators for Self-Powered Wearable and Implantable Electrostimulation Devices
Keynote Abstract