Prof. Fushuan Wen(文福拴)
Zhejiang University, China
Biography: Professor Fushuan Wen received the B.E. and M.E. degrees from Tianjin University, Tianjin, China, in 1985 and 1988, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou,
Research interests：1) power economics and electricity markets; 2) power system investment, planning and operation optimization; 3) smart grids and electric vehicles; 4) power system alarm processing, fault diagnosis and system restoration; 5) artificial intelligence applications in power and integrated energy systems. He has published 200+ SCI-indexed papers, 610+ EI-indexed papers, and 710+ Scopus-indexed papers. His publications have been cited for 15600+ times. He has completed and is undertaking more than 170 grants and projects from governmental organizations and industry.Prof Wen received many awards both at the national level and provincial level, including the most prestigious National Natural Science Award of China. He has been listed in "Most Cited Chinese Researchers" in six consecutive years since 2015 by Elsevier, and is the author of one of the China's 100 Most Influential Domestic Academic Papers in 2016. Prof Wen was elected to IEEE Fellow for contributions to fault diagnosis in power grids in November, 2020.
Prof. Rongbang An(安荣邦)
Jinan University, China
Biography: Professor Rongbang An graduated from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, majoring in large-scale integrated circuit, bachelor of Engineering. Researcher of Energy and Electric Power Research Center of Jinan University, responsible for the establishment of energy Intelligent Networking Institute. Mainly engaged in integrated circuit and dedicated operating system research. He presided over the R&D of CDCT mobile terminal of 863 project; Invented the whole line of portable antennas: changed the rules of mobile terminal design; The near-field simulation accuracy of electromagnetic field is promoted to 1dB of the principal and deputy (30dBm field intensity). Developed complete near field design rules, tools and processes; A directional excitation magnetic resonance wireless power transmission method has been invented, which can effectively improve the ability of electromagnetic wave to penetrate the soil. Developed the world's first SOC dedicated to solar energy: effective detection of dc arc pulls between wires and within modules. Since 2002, he has been identified as the "most promising employee" by Nokia. He was named a core talent by Microsoft in 2014. He was appointed as the global R&D President of Hanergy Group from 2017, and was generally responsible for the technology, product and intellectual property work of Hanergy Group.
Prof. Qi Liu(刘琦)
Beijing Institute of Technology, China
Biography: Professor Liu Qi borned in Xingxian county, Shanxi Province, special researcher and doctoral supervisor of Beijing Institute of Technology. Selected into the National Postdoctoral Innovation Talent Support Program. Sep. 2012-Mar. 2018, Beijing Institute of Technology, Master and doctoral program, received the doctor degree of Engineering in March 2018; March 2018 -- April 2020, Postdoctoral Fellow, Beijing Institute of Technology; He studied under Academician Wu Feng of Beijing Institute of Technology. Since April 2020, he has been working in the research team of Academician Wu Feng, School of Materials, Beijing Institute of Technology, as a special researcher/doctoral supervisor. He was selected into the 2018 National Postdoctoral Innovation Talent Support Plan, and undertook the national Natural Science Foundation of China Youth Project, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation General First-class funding project as the project leader; As the backbone of the project, he has participated in the national 973 Program, 863 Program, National Key RESEARCH and Development Program of the Ministry of Science and Technology, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Sino-US Bilateral Science and Technology Cooperation project of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Beijing Natural Science Foundation and many other national and provincial scientific research projects. Since 2014, In Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, ChemSusChem, Energy Storage Materials, Chinese Physics B, Electrochimica Acta and ACS Applied Energy He has published nearly 20 SCI papers in authoritative journals at home and abroad, including 12 papers as the first author or corresponding author. 7 national invention patents have been applied. As a reviewer for journals such as Journal of the Electrochemical Society.
Speech Title: Insight on lithium anode interphasial chemistry: Reduction mechanism of cyclic ether solvent and SEI film formation
Prof. Gregorio F. Ortiz
University of Córdoba, Spain
Biography: Prof. Ortiz is an Associate Professor (2019.02-present) at the Department of Inorganic Chemistry and Chemical Engineering and Institute of Nanochemistry (IUNAN), University of Córdoba “UCO” (Spain). Also, he has the experience as a visiting professor at the College of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering at Xiamen University “XMU” (China) during several periods of time between 2015-2020 in collaboration with the Prof. Yong Yang’s group. He has a research experience in rechargeable batteries for almost 20 years with more than 100 articles published with over 3200 cites (h-index = 30) including Renew. Sust. Energ. Rev., Energy Storage Mat., Nat. Commun., Nano Energy, or J. Mater. Chem. A., etc. Overall, he has been the project manager of 5 projects in the past and collaborated in other 13 research projects. Additionally, he has co-directed several Ph.D. and Master (including MESC) theses and acts as an evaluator of ANEP (National Agency of Evaluation in Spain) and external advisor. His current research focuses on the preparation of next generation cathodes, anodes and electrolytes for Li-, Na-, and Mg-ion batteries.
Speech Title: Some strategies to develop promising cathodes and anode materials for rechargeable Mg-ion batteries
Assoc. Prof. Alessandro Romagnoli
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Biography: Professor Alessandro Romagnoli gained a First Degree cum laude in Mechanical Engineering in 2003 from the “University of Ancona” in Italy, after which he worked for two years at Lucci Collettori Spa (Ancona, Italy) where he supervised the design and production of commutators for electric motors. In 2006 he worked for 6 months at Seagate Technology Inc. and he then began a PhD at Imperial College London in the Thermo-Fluids Division focussing on aerodynamic study of single and twin-entry mixed flow turbines under unsteady conditions. As a part of his research, he also studied heat transfer effects occurring in turbochargers. After completing his PhD in 2010, Alessandro worked as Research Associate at Imperial College London. In 2013, he joined Nanyang Technological University as an Assistant Professor. His responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses, run lab-tutorial, supervising PhD students and FYPs. Besides his academic activity Alessandro has also worked for three years (2010-2013) as engineering consultant under ICON (Imperial College CONsultant). In 2012, he founded a UK-based engineering consultancy company (RhodoConsultants, www.rhodoconsultants.com ) offering design, test and advice on energy efficiency, turbomachinery and waste heat recovery systems. Alessandro also acts as reviewer for several engineering journals (ASME, SAE, IMechE, Elsevier), collaborates as freelancer with the automotive magazine Torque (published in Singapore).
Assis. Prof. Lele Peng (彭乐乐)
Tsinghua University, China
Biography: Professor Lele Peng, Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School, China, received his Ph.D. degree in Materials Science from the University of Texas at Austin in 2017 under the supervision of Prof. Guihua Yu, and worked as a postdoc in the Yu Research Group after his graduation. From 2018 to 2020, he worked as a postdoc with Prof. Xiangfeng Duan in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His research mainly focuses on the materials and devices design for safe energy storage. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed papers on many top-tier journals, including Science, Nature Catalysis, Nature Reviews Materials, Chemical Society Reviews, National Science Review, Nature Communications, JACS, Angewandte Chemie, Advanced Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, Energy Environmental Science, Nano Letters, ACS Nano and others. His publications have been cited more than 10000 times with an H-index of 42 (Google Scholar). He has won many prestigious awards including Clarivate Highly Cited Researchers (2019, 2020) for two consecutive years, Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad (2017) and Honorable Mention Award for Link Foundation Energy Fellowship (2015).
Speech Title: Two-Dimensional Energy Materials: Controlled Synthesis, Structural Engineering and Charge Transport