Executive Committee

Professor Hisatoshi Kobayashi

National Institute for Material Science, Japan

Prof. Kobayashi is president of International Association of Advanced Materials and a group leader of WPI Research center MANA,National Institute for Material Science, Tsukuba Japan. He is also affiliated with several organization including Visiting Professor of Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan; Adjunct Professor, University of Allahabad,India, and Honorary Guest Professor of Denbandhu Chotu Ram University of Science & Technology, India. At present he plays role as a councilor of Japanese Society for Biomaterials; Consultant of Global Healthcare Company, etc. In his academic carrier, he has published more than 180 publications, papers, books,and patents in the field of biomaterial science and technology. His expertise is Biomaterial science,biopolymers, biodegradable polymers, Nano- composites, Nano-fibers, Ophthalmologic devices,Orthopaedic devices, etc. His current research interest is cell-nano-materials, tissues-nanomaterials interactions. Based on the information, he is focused on design and development of highly functionalized biodegradable scaffold for tissue engineering, nano-composite for medical devices, etc.

Professor Ashutosh Tiwari

Institute of Advanced Materials, Sweden

Ashutosh Tiwari is a Director at Institute of Advanced Materials, IAAM; Secretary General, International Association of Advanced Materials; Chairman and Managing Director of VBRI Sverige AB and AAA Innotech Pvt. Ltd; Editor-in-Chief, Advanced Materials Letters; and Guest Editor, 2D Materials in Biosensors & Bioelectronics for the Special issue of Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Elsevier. Prof. Tiwari has several honorary professorship affiliations since 2009. Just after completed his PhD from University of Allahabad in 2005, he joined as young scientist at National Physical Laboratory, India and later moved to University of Wisconsin, USA for postdoctoral research. He obtained various prestigious fellowships including Marie Curie, The European Commission; JSPS (regular and bridge fellow), Japan; SI, Sweden; and from INSA, CSIR & DST, India. He is actively involved in the translational research in the area of digital health, security, and cutting-edge technologies for new age devices.

Dr. Mikael Syvajarvi

Linkoping University, Sweden

Dr. Syvajarvi received his PhD in Materials Science in 1999 at Linkoping University, Sweden and currently leads a research group at Linkoping University in the area of semiconductor energy and environmental materials. Mikael Syvajarvi has an entrepreneurial research profile by a research focus to commercialize advanced materials and growth methods from scientific findings in new materials approaches. He has founded several spin off companies from the innovations developed by his research group.