Editorial Board

Professor Qingyun Sha

Technology Center
Angang Steel Company Limited
No.63 Wuyi Road
Anshan, Liaoning 114009
P. R. China
e-mail: sqy2005@gmail.com
Area of Interest: Microstructure and Properties of Microalloyed Steel or HSLA Steel, Especially for these Steel Produced by CSP or TSDR Process.

Professor Aderemi Oki

Department of Chemistry
Prairie View A&M University
MS 2215, P. O. Box 519
Prairie View
Texas 77446
U. S. A.
e-mail: aroki@pvamu.edu
URL: http://www.pvamu.edu/pages/5241.asp
Area of Interest:
*Synthesis of Inorganic materials for bone repairs and bone tissue engineering
* Novel heterogeneous catalyst system based on open framework cobalt phosphate, metal oxides and cobalt complexes immobilized on silica support

Professor Jian Luo

School of Materials Science and Engineering
Clemson University
206 Olin Hall
Clemson, SC 29634
U. S. A.
e-mail: jianluo@clemson.edu
URL: http://www.clemson.edu/mse/People/bios/Luo.htm< /a>
Area of Interest:
* interfaSurfaces, grain boundaries, and hetero-phase ces
* Nanoscale interfacial (surficial or intergranular) films
* Materials characterization (TEM, HRTEM., XRD etc.)
* Nanostructured thin films: spin and dip coating; nanoclay-based multilayers
* Activated sintering mechanism
* Optical materials and fibers
* Continuum-level material and optical simulations

Professor Dung-An Wang

Institute of Precision Engineering
National Chung Hsing University
250, Kuo Kuang Road
Taichung 402
Taiwan
e-mail:
daw@dragon.nchu.edu.tw

Professor S. Bulut

Mechanical Engineering Department
Cumhuriyet University
58140 Sivas
Turkey
e-mail: sbulut@cumhuriyet.edu.tr

Professor Yuguo An

Corus Research
Development & Technology
P. O. Box 10000
1970 CA IJmuiden
Netherlands
e-mail: yuguo.an@corusgroup.com

Professor Y. F. Sun

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Zhengzhou University
Research Center for Materials
Zhengzhou 450002
P. R. China
e-mail: rcmyfsun@yahoo.com.cn
Area of Interest:
- BMG and BMG composites
- Friction stir welding
- Rapidly solidified alloys.

Professor Fusheng Han

Key Laboratory of Material Physics
Institute of Solid State Physics
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Hefei, Anhui 230031
P. R. China
e-mail: fshan@issp.ac.cn

Professor Kin Ho Lo

Department of Electromechancial Engineering
The University of Macau
Faculty of Science and Technology
Macay Special Administrative Region
P. R. China
e-mail: fstkhl@umac.mo
Area of Interest:

* Phase Transformation Phenomena of Metallic Materials
* Mechanical/Magnetic Behaviour and Testing of Metals
* Engineering Mechanics
* Laser Materials Processing
* Non-Destructive Evaluation of Residual Stresses.

Professor Hugo F. Lopez

Materials Department
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
3200 N. Cramer Street
Milwaukee, WI 53201
U. S. A.
e-mail: hlopez@uwm.edu
Area of Interest: Diffusional Processes, Hydrogen Effects in Solids, and High Temperature Phase Stability.

Professor Charalampos A. Londos

Physics Department, Solid State Section
University of Athens
Panepistimioupolis Zografos, 157 84
Athens
Greece
e-mail: hlontos@phys.uoa.gr

Professor Jaime Castillo

Instituto de Física y Matemáticas
Universidad Tecnológica de la Mixteca
Carretera a Acatlima Km 2.5
CP 69000 Huajuapan de León, Oaxaca
Mexico
e-mail: jaimec@mixteco.utm.mx
Area of Interest: Optical Materials In particular Photorefractive Effect and in General Nonlinear Optics.

Professor Brendan O’Toole

Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Nevada Las Vegas
4505 Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-4027
U. S. A.
e-mail: bj@me.unlv.edu
URL: http://www.egr.unlv.edu/~bj/

Professor Tetsuji Saito

Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering
Chiba Institute of Technology
2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino
Chiba 275-0016
Japan
e-mail: tetsuji.saito@it-chiba.ac.j p
Area of Interest: Magnetic materials, Powder metallurgy, Amorphous materials

Professor Rolf Wuthrich

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Concordia University
1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West
Montreal, Quebec
Canada H3G 1M8
e-mail: wuthrich@encs.concordia.ca
Area of Interest:
• Micro-machining of glass and ceramics by non-traditional processes (fundamental aspects, modeling and simulation)
• Development of micro-devices for micro-fluidic, Lab on a Chip, micro-fuel cells and biosensors
• Fabrication of nano-particles using electrochemical discharges.

Professor Viviana Mulloni

FBK-MemsRad Group
Via Sommarive 18
38122 Povo Trento
Italy
e-mail: mulloni@fbk.eu
URL: http://mems.fbk.eu/en/node/81

Professor S. Ananta

Department of Physics
Chiang Mai University
Faculty of Science
Chiang Mai 50200
Thailand
e-mail: suponananta@yahoo.com
Area of Interest: Advanced Ceramics and Ceramic Nanocomposites including the Science and Technology related to both Powder and Ceramic Processing.

Professor Kazumasa Makise

National Institute for Material Science
High Voltage Electron Microscopy Station
3-13 Sakura, Tsukuba
Ibaraki 305-3003
Japan
e-mail: makise.kazumasa@nims.go.jp

Professor Guozheng Kang

Department of Applied Mechanics and Engineering
Southwest Jiaotong University
Chengdu, Sichuan 610031
P. R. China
e-mail: guozhengkang@yahoo.com.cn or
guozhengkang@126.com
Area of Interest: Constitutive Modeling to the Mechanical Behavior of Engineering Materials, Fatigue and Fracture, Meso-mechanics of Composites and Multi-scaled Characterization of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomaterials.

Professor Mohan V. Jacob

School of Engineering and Physical Sciences
James Cook University
Townsville, QLD 4811
Australia
e-mail: mohan.jacob@jcu.edu.au
URL: http://www.jcu.edu.au/eps/staff/arstaff/JCUPRD_0428 33.html

Professor Andrzej Posmyk

Faculty of Transport
Silesian University of Technology
40-019 Katowice
Krasinskiege 8
Poland
e-mail: andrzej.posmyk@polsl.pl
Area of Interest: Surface Engineering, Tribology, Producing of Wear Resistant Composite Materials, Nanocomposite including Nanowires and Glassy Carbon as Solid Lubricants, Anodizing, Colouring of Aluminium Alloys and Composite (AlMC), Application of Composite Materials in Automotive Industry, Technology of Car Producing.

Professor Joner Oliveira Alves

Aperam South America
Research Center - PPD
09, Praca 1 de Maio
Centro, Timoteo - MG
Brazil
e-mail: joner.alves@aperam.com
URL: www.aperam.com
Area of Interest: Nanotechnology, Metallurgy and Recycling.

Professor Young-Wook Chang

Department of Chemical Engineering
Hanyang University
Ansan
Gyeonggi-do 426-791
Korea
e-mail: ywchang@hanyang.ac.kr

Professor A. E. Ofomaja

Biosorption and Water Research Laboratory
Department of Chemistry
Vaal University of Technology
P. O. Bag X021
Vanderbiljpark 1900
South Africa
e-mail: augustineo@vut.ac.za
Area of Interest: Material Science (Functionalized Materials and Composites) and Environmental Engineering.

Professor Jaleh Varshosaz

Department of Pharmaceutics
School of Pharmacy and Isfahan Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
Isfahan
Iran
e-mail: varshosaz@pharm.mui.ac.ir

Professor Morris Ezra

Faculty of Engineering and Science
University Tunku Abdul Rahman
Jalan Genting Klang
53300 Setapak
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
e-mail: ezram@utar.edu.my

Professor Luciano Feo

Department of Civil Engineering
University of Salerno
Fisciano 84084
Italy
e-mail: l.feo@unisa.it

Professor Zainuriah Hassan

Director
CRI Natural Sciences
Universiti Sains Malaysia
11800 Penang
Malaysia
e-mail: zai@usm.my
URL: http://web.usm.my/phy/master.asp?menu=staff&type=2& id=1&pro=10&n=17

Area of Interest:
(a) Wide band gap semiconductor materials, in particular III-Nitrides (GaN and related alloys) growth/deposition and characterization
(b) Fabrication, characterization, and simulation/design of optoelectronic and electronic devices based on III-nitrides and other semiconductor materials
(c) Organic materials for light emitting applications.

Professor Costas Panayiotou

Department of Chemical Engineering
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
54024 Thessaloniki
Greece
e-mail: cpanayio@auth.gr
URL: http://users.auth.gr/cpanayio/

Professor Habauka M. Kwaambwa

Polytechnic of Namibia
School of Health and Applied Sciences
13 Storch Street
Private Bag 13388
Windhoek
Namibia
e-mail: hkwaambwa@polytechnic.edu.n a

Professor Stoyko Fakirov

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Centre for Advanced Composite Materials
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019, Auckland
New Zealand
e-mail: s.fakirov@auckland.ac.nz
Area of Interest: Polymers: Structure-Properties Relationship, Micro-/Nanofibrillar Polymer-Polymer Composites, Micro-/Nanofibrillar Single Polymer Composites, Polymer Materials for Biomedical Applications.

Professor Masami Okamoto

Advanced Polymeric Nanostructured Materials Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering
Toyota Technological Institute
2-12-1 Hisakata
Tempaku, Nagoya 468-8511
Japan
e-mail: okamoto@toyota-ti.ac.jp

Professor Arthur J. Ragauskas

School of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Institute of Paper Science and Technology
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332
U. S. A.
e-mail: arthur.ragauskas@c hemistry.gatech.edu

Professor Hasan Ahmad

Department of Chemistry
Rajshahi University
Rajshahi 6205
Bangladesh
e-mail: samarhass@yahoo.com
Area of Interest: Polymer Colloid Chemistry: Radical Polymerization, Controlled Radical Polymerization, Functional Polymer Particles, Morphology, Conducting Polymer, Inorganic/Organic Composite Microspheres, etc.

Professor Sergiu Coseri

Petru Poni Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry of Romanian Academy
41A Grigore Ghica Voda Alley
700487 Iasi
Romania
e-mail: coseris@icmpp.ro
Area of Interest:
- Organic Chemistry: Structure, Reaction, Properties;
- Environmental Chemistry;
- Development of New Catalytic Systems;
- Polysaccharides Functionalization;
- Hydrogen Bond Self-Association and Chemical Reactivity;
- Physical Organic Chemistry;
- Polymer Chemistry.

Professor Yeliz Yildirim

Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Science
Ege University
35100, Bornova
Izmir
Turkey
e-mail: yeliz.yildirim@ege.edu.tr
Area of Interest:
Radiation induced Polymeriztion and Copolymeriztion
- Radiation Interaction of Material.
- Low Energy Electron Interaction of Material.

Professor Mustafa Yilmaz

Department of Chemistry
Selcuk University
42031, Konya
Turkey
e-mail: myilmaz42@yahoo.com
URL: http://fen.selcuk.edu.tr/kimya/personal/myilmaz_res .html

Professor Ligia Sierra

Grupo Ciencias de los Materiales
Sede de Investigaciones Universitarias (SIU)
Universidad de Antioquia
Carrera 53 No. 61-30
Lab 310, CO 050010, Medellín
Colombia
e-mail: ligia.sierra@gmail.com
Area of Interest: Synthesis and Physical Chemistry Characterization of Materials.

Professor F. Prudenzano

DEE - Dipartimento di Elettrotecnica ed Elettronica
Politecnico di Bari
Via Orabona
4, 70125 Bari
Italy
e-mail: prudenzano@poliba.it
Area of Interest: Modeling of Fiber Laser, Integrated Optics, Optical Devices, Microwave.

Professor Konstantinos G. Beltsios

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Ioannina
Ioannina GR 45110
Greece
e-mail: kgbelt@cc.uoi.gr
Area of Interest: Thin and/or Multiphase Materials (including Membranes, Conductive Composites and Fibers), Archaeological Materials.

Professor Gabriel J Summers

Department of Chemistry
University of South Africa
Preller Street, Muckleneuk Ridge, Pretoria
P. O. Box 392
UNISA, 0003
South Africa
e-mail: summegj@unisa.ac.za
Area of Interest: Macromolecular Engineering; Organic Polymer Chemistry; Polymer Synthesis, Controlled/Living Polymerization Processes, Step Growth Polymerization Methods, Functionalized Polymers, Polymer Substrates for Fuel Cell Technology and Water Purification Processes.

Professor Seong-Gu Hong

Division of Industrial Metrology
Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science
Daejeon 305-340
Korea
e-mail: sghong@kriss.re.kr

Professor S. V. Kotomin

Institute of Petrochemical Synthesis
Russian Academy of Sciences
29 Leninsky Pr.
Moscow 119991
Russia
e-mail: rheopolymer@mail.ru
Area of Interest: High Strength Fibers, Polymer Composites and Reinforced Plastics, Tribology, Rheology and Plastics Processing.

Professor Yasuharu Ohgoe

Division of Electronic & Mechanical Engineering
Tokyo Denki University
Ishizaka, Hatoyama
Saitama 350-0394
Japan
e-mail: yasuharu@mail.dendai.ac.jp
Area of Interest: Carbon Thin Films for Biomedical Applications, Surface Modifications, Surface Analysis, Plasma Science.

Professor Qingxiang Zhou

College of Geosciences
China University of Petroleum Beijing
18 Fuxue Road
Changping District
Beijing 102249
P. R. China
e-mail: zhouqx@cup.edu.cn or zhouqx@heannu.edu.cn

Dr. Aziz Pasahan

Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Sciences and Literature
İnonu University
44280 Malatya
Turkey
e-mail: apasahan1@gmail.com
Area of Interest: Polymeric Mebmrane, Enzyme Immobilization in Polymeric Materials, Sensors, Biosensors, Electropolymer, Sensor Applications of Polyimides.

Professor Ahmed El-Desouky

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
School of Innovative Design Engineering
Egypt - Japan University of Science and Technology
P. O. Box 179, New Borg El Arab City
Alexandria 21934
Egypt
e-mail: Ahmed.eldesouky@ejust.edu.e g

Professor Shaojun Chen

Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Special Functional Materials
College of Materials Science and Engineering
Shenzhen University
Shenzhen 518060
P. R. China
e-mail: chenshaojun2@163.com

Dr. Hongyun Tai

School of Chemistry
Bangor University
Deiniol Road
Bangor, Gwynedd
LL57 2UW
UK
e-mail: h.tai@bangor.ac.uk
Area of Interest:
• Organic synthesis: Synthesis of reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer agents, new functional macromonomers and new stabilizers.
• Polymer synthesis, functionalisation and characterisations: via ring opening polymerisation, condensation polymerisation, living/controlled free radical polymerisations (for example atom transfer free radical polymerisation, and reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer polymerisation) and click chemistry.
• Preparations of fluoropolymers, biodegradable polymers, functional polymeric biomaterials, porous materials, responsive polymers, hyperbranched polymers, hydrogels, light harvesting macromolecules.
• Green chemistry: the use of supercritical fluids in polymer synthesis and processing.
• Development of polymeric material systems for drug delivery and tissue engineering.

Professor Edoardo Magnone

High Efficiency and Clean Energy Research Division
Korea Institute of Energy Research
305-343, 152 Gajeong-ro
Yuseung-Gu, Daejeon
Korea
e-mail: magnone@kier.re.kr; magnone.edoardo@gmail.com< br />
Area of Interest:
* Materials Science, Inorganic Chemistry and Solid State Electrochemistry;
* Advanced Ceramic Materials for Sustainable Energy Technologies and
Energy-related materials (i.e., Solid Oxide Fuel Cell);
* Scientometrics and Informetrics.