Invited Speaker

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Invited Speaker 2020-06-15T11:51:54+00:00

Takuya Mabuchi, Ph.D.
Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences
Tohoku University, Japan

Takuya Mabuchi, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Tohoku University. His areas of expertise includes: Molecular Dynamics Simulation, Battery, Energy Storage, Lithium Ion Batteries, Nanomaterials, Molecular Dynamics, Molecular Modeling, Computational Chemistry, and more. Takuya Mabuchi has 3 books and 47 papers published.

He was the recipient of several awards: Young Engineers Award in 2018, award from the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Power Energy Systems Division (2016), JSME Thermal Engineering Division Lecture Paper Award (2016), Heat Transfer Society of Japan Award (2016), and Tohoku University President’s Award (2016). He is currently a member of the Fuel Cell Development Information Center, The Electrochemical Society of Japan, The Heat Transfer Society of Japan, The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Dr. Nor Azwadi Che Sidik
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

Dr. Nor Azwadi Che Sidik specializes in Computational Fluid Dynamics, Computational Heat Transfer, Fluid Structure Interaction, and Applied Modelling & Simulation while also serves as Head of Department of Postgraduate Studies in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

With degrees from Keio University (Ph.D), University of Manchester Institute Science and Technology (M.Sc.) and Kumamoto University (B.Eng.), Dr. Nor Azwadi has been a Senior Lecture in UTM for over a decade. He was awarded the UTM Excellent Service Award twice (2007 and 2011) and the recipient of Gold Medal Award, Industrial Art & Technology Exhibition in 2012.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anwar Usman
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Universiti Brunei Darussalam

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anwar Usman has expertise in light-matter interactions, photophysics, photochemistry, photobiology, analytical chemistry, molecular dynamics, nanoparticles and nanoscience. He gained his PhD from Tohoku University, Japan, in 2000. He published almost 200 scientific papers and extended his researches in several institutions including Universiti Sains Malaysia (Malaysia), Max-Born Institut fur Kurzzeitspektroskopie in Forschungsverbund in Berlin (Germany), Osaka University (Japan), Ecole Normale Superieure de Chimie Paris (France), National Chiao Tung University (Taiwan), and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)