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  Keynote Speakers  



Fumihito Arai

Dept. of Micro-Nano Systems Engineering,
Dept. of Mechanical Science & Engineering,
Nagoya University,
Personal homepage

 Title: Integrated Robotic System on a Microfluidic Chip for Evolution
  of Biomedicine


Ruxu Du

Director, Center of Precision Engineering,  
Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology (CAS),  
Director, Institute of Precision Engineering,  
The Chinese University of Hong Kong,  

Hong Kong SAR

  Personal homepage

  Title: Micro Lens Arrays: Fabrication and Applications


Fengzhou Fang

Centre for Micro/Nano Manufacturing Technology,
College of Precision Instruments and    
Opto-Electronics Engineering,    
Tianjin University, China    

Personal homepage



  Title: Fabrication of Nano-Optics 


Antoine Ferreira


PRISME Institute,
Interactive Robot Systems,
University of Orléans, France
Personal homepage


  Title: Modeling and Control Issues in Bio-Nanorobotics


Shuxiang Guo

Dept. of Intelligent Mechanical
Systems Engineering,
Kagawa University, Japan
Personal homepage
  Title: New Catheter Operating Systems with Force Feedback for
  Medical Applications


Koji Ikuta

Director, Biomicro Mechatronics and Robotics Lab,
Research Center for Advanced Science and
Technology, Dept. of Information Physics and
Computing, Graduate School of Information Science
and Technology, University of Tokyo, Japan
Personal homepage  

  Title: Biomedical Robotic Device Based on 3D Polymer-Based Micro/Nano



Sukhan Lee

School of Information and Communication,  
WCU Professor of Interaction Science,  
Director, Intelligent Systems Research Center,  
Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
Personal homepage
  Title: EHD Direct Patterning for Printed Electronics


Wen Jung Li

Dept. of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
City University of Hong Kong,
Hong Kong SAR
Personal homepage


  Title: Nanoscale Manipulation, Assembly, and Integration by Optically Induced



Lianqing Liu

State Key Laboratory of Robotics,
Shenyang Institute of Automation,
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Personal homepage


  Title: Nanomanipulation Enabled Biological Research in Cancer Target
  Therapy and New Drug Discovery


Weiguo Liu

Director, Shaanxi Province Key Lab of Thin  
Films Technology and Optical Test,  
Vice-President, Xi'an Technological University,  
Personal homepage  

  Title: Manufacturing of Nanostructures and Their Optical Applications



Bingheng Lu

Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering,
Director of National Engineering Research Center
of Rapid Manufacturing,
Dean of School of Mechanical Engineering,
Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
Personal homepage  

  Title: NSFC Major Research Plan on Nanomanufacturing and Recent Progresses



Paolo Lugli 

Director, Institute for Nanoelectronics,  
Dept. of Electrical Engineering and  
Information Technology,  
Munich University of Technology (TUM), Germany  
Personal homepage


   Title: Physics and Technology of Solution-Based Carbon Nanotube Networks


Sylvain Martel

Director, NanoRobotics Laboratory,
Department of Computer and Software Engineering,
Institute of Biomedical Engineering,

École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada

Personal homepage

  Title: Computer-Controlled Bacteria for Micro- and Nanoscale Manipulation
  and Manufacturing


Bill Milne

Director, Centre for Advanced  Photonics   
and Electronics,  

Head, Electrical Engineering Division,

University of Cambridge, UK  

Personal homepage

  Title: Electronic Applications of Carbon Nanotubes- a Realistic Appraisal


Reza Moheimani

ARC Future Fellow, Director, Laboratory      
for Dynamics and Control of Nanosystems,
School of Electrical Engineering & Computer    
Science, University of Newcastle, Australia
Personal homepage  

  Title: The Art of Nanopositioning: From Mechanical Design to Control


Brad Nelson

Director, Multi-Scale Robotics Laboratory,  
Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems,  

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH),

  Personal homepage

  Title: Recent Advances in Micromanipulation

    Cun-Zheng Ning  
School of Electrical,  
Computer and Energy Engineering,  
Materials Science and Engineering Physics,  

Arizona State University, USA

Personal homepage
  Title: Nanophotonics with Nanowires and Plasmons

    Valentin Popov  

Chair for System Dynamics and

the Physics of Friction,  
Institute of Mechanics,   

Berlin University of Technology, Germany

Personal homepage
  Title: Numerical Simulation of Ultrasonic Stick-Slip Actuators Based on the
   Method of Reduction of Dimensionality


Ivo Rangelow

Director, Micro & Nano Electronic Systems,  
Dept. of Electrical Engineering and  
Information Technology,  

Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany

Personal homepage
  Title: "Seeing" and Creating in Nanoscale 


Stéphane Regnier

Director, Interactive Systems Laboratory,

Institute of Intelligent Systems and Robotics,

University Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC),  
Personal homepage

  Title: High Fidelity Haptic Feedback for Micro/Nanomanipulation


Benjamin Shapiro

Associate Professor
Fischell Department of Bioengineering,
Institute for Systems Research,
University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Personal homepage
  Title: Choosing, Placing, and Immobilizing Nanoscopic Objects On-Chip with
  Nanoscale Precision by Flow Control

    Yu Sun  
Canada Research Chair in Micro and  
Nano Engineering Systems,  
Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering,
Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering,  

University of Toronto, Canada

Personal homepage  

  Title: Nanomanufacturing: Manipulation and Characterization of Nanomaterials



Din Ping Tsai

Distinguished Professor  
Dept. of Physics, National Taiwan University,  
Director and Distinguished Research Fellow,  
Research Center for Applied Sciences,
Academia Sinica, Taiwan  
Personal homepage  

  Title: Toroidal Resonance in Plasmonic Metamaterials from Microwave to

  Optical Frequencies

    Martin Wegener

Director, Nanophotonics Laboratory,

Institute of Nanotechnology,

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Personal homepage

  Title: 3D Photonic Metamaterials and Transformation Optics



John Yeow

Canada Research Chair in Micro/Nanodevices,

Dept. of  Systems Design Engineering,

University of Waterloo, Canada

Personal homepage

  Title: Miniaturized Biomedical Instrumentation



Haixia Zhang

Senior Member IEEE,  
National Key Laboratory  of Science and  
Technology on Micro/Nano Fabrication,  
Institute of Microelectronics,  
Peking University, China  
Personal homepage

  Title: Nano Fabrication for Novel Energy Devices


    John Zhang  
Director, Micro and Nano Scale Bio-Manipulation,  
Imaging and Sensing Laboratory,  
Dept. of Biomedical Engineering,  

Microelectronics Research Center,

University of Texas, USA
Personal homepage  

  Titel: Quantum Dots Optoelectronics Nanostamping, Near-Field Imaging

  and Early Cancer Detection


Qing Zhang

Associate Professor  
Division of Microelectronics,  
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering,  
College of Engineering,  
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore  
Personal homepage

  Title: Study of Atomic Layer of Mica for Gate Dielectric Applications

 *The list of invited speakers is based on the alphabetical order of family names.