The science of contact-electrification and the technology of triboelectric nanogenerators

Prof. Zhong Lin Wang

Director of the Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems (PRC) and Regents’ Professor and Hightower Chair at Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)




The future of plastic materials: Sustainable, Smart, Functional

Dr Athanassia Athanassiou
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (ITALY)


Advances in biomaterials for bone tissue engineering

Prof. Maria Chatzinikolaidou
Department of Materials Science and Technology, University of Crete (GREECE)


High Performance Next-Generation Printed Photovoltaics

Prof. Stelios A. Choulis
Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering, Cyprus University of
Technology (CYPRUS)


Quantum control of semiconductor spin qubits

Prof. Sophia Economou

Department of Physics, Virginia Tech (USA)


Advanced Materials nanostructures studied by Transmission Electron Microscopy

Prof. Philomela Komninou

Department of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (GREECE)


Weyl Nodal-Ring Semimetal and Topological Superconductivity in a three-dimensional Su-Schrieffer-Heeger model

Prof. Efstratios Manousakis

Department of Physics, Florida State University (USA) and Department of Physics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GREECE)


Towards molecular level understanding of water at interfaces

Prof. Angelos Michailides

Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge (UK)


Chemical functionalization of two-dimensional transition metal disulfides

Dr Nikos Tagmatarchis

Director, Theoretical and Physical Chemistry Institute, National Hellenic Research Foundation (GREECE)