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Keynote Speakers

High-profile Keynote speakers need to be approved by the PIERS Conference Quality Committee in advance. Before the session organizers send out the invitation to the keynote speaker, please email the name and web link of the keynote speaker to PIERS OFFICE for approval in advance. The list of confirmed keynote speakers will be highlighted on this website.

* All Names of keynote speakers are in order of accepted dates.
Prof. Yuri S. Kivshar Australian National University
Paper Title: Mie-resonant Metaphotonics and Metasurfaces [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-03-11
Dr. Mordechai (Moti) Segev Technion --- Israel Institute of Technology
Paper Title: Topological Photonics [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-03-17
Prof. Shanhui Fan Stanford University
Paper Title: Electromagnetic Power Transfer and Photonic Voltage Transformation
Accepted Date: 2021-03-17
Dr. Davide Comite Sapienza University of Rome
Paper Title: Decorrelation of Scattered Signals of Opportunity [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-03-23
Dr. Andrea Alù City University of New York
Paper Title: Time and Space-time Metasurfaces
Accepted Date: 2021-03-25
Prof. Nikolay I. Zheludev University of Southampton
Paper Title: The Metamaterials Driven by Light, Electromagnetic Forces, Sound and Heat [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-08
Prof. Filiberto Bilotti ``Roma Tre'' University
Paper Title: Beyond-5G Wireless Systems: An Opportunity for Applied Electromagnetics and Metamaterials Communities [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-09
Prof. Ji-Xin Cheng Boston University
Paper Title: Watching Life at Molecule Level by Advanced Chemical Microscopy [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-13
Prof. Carlos Torres-Verdin The University of Texas at Austin
Paper Title: Present and Future of Borehole Electromagnetic Measurements and Their Interpretation [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-14
Dr. Teruhiko Hagiwara Aramco Service Company
Paper Title: Looking for New LWD Tools that Can Look Farther Ahead [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-17
Prof. Laurent Mosse Schlumberger-Doll Research
Paper Title: Dielectric Dispersion Logging: The Why, the How and Open Challenges [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-17
Prof. Lei Zhou Fudan University
Paper Title: Metasurfaces for Controlling Structured Light [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-04-20
Professor Leung Tsang University of Michigan
Paper Title: Microwave Remote Sensing: Rough Surface Scattering, Effects of Vegetation and Forests, Dense Media Scattering and Bistatic Scattering in Signals of Opportunities [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-06
Prof. Tie Jun Cui Southeast University
Paper Title: Intelligent Metamaterials and Metasurfaces [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-08
Prof. Qi-Jun Zhang Carleton University
Paper Title: Advances in Artificial Neural Network Techniques for Inverse Modeling of Microwave Components [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-10
Prof. Jelena Vuckovic Stanford University
Paper Title: Scalable Semiconductor Classical and Quantum Photonic Systems [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-10
Prof. Steven G. Johnson Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paper Title: TBD
Accepted Date: 2021-05-11
Prof. Che Ting Chan The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Paper Title: Topological Properties of Boundary Condition-sensitive Systems [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-11
Prof. Mahta Moghaddam University of Southern California
Paper Title: Latest Advances in Learning-assisted Information Retrieval from Microwave Observations in Biomedical Inverse Scattering and Environmental Sensing [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-12
Prof. Philip St. John Russell Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light
Paper Title: Wavelength Conversion in Photonic Crystal Fibres [Keynote]
Organized by: Dr. Feng Li Dr. Zhe Kang
Accepted Date: 2021-05-12
Prof. Qing Huo Liu Duke University
Paper Title: New Multiphysics Methods for Integrated Circuits and Systems [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-13
Prof. Dmitri N. Basov Columbia University
Paper Title: Live form New York: Programmable Quantum Materials [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-21
Prof. Marin Soljačić Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paper Title: Neural Networks for Photonics and Photonics for Neural Networks [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-24
Paper Title: Nanophotonics with Phonon Polaritons in 2D Materials [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-26
Prof. F. Javier García de Abajo ICFO --- Institut de Ciències Fotòniques, The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology
Paper Title: Quantum Aspects of the Interaction between Free Electron, Light, and Photonic Nanostructures [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-28
Prof. Anatoly V. Zayats King's College London
Paper Title: Engineering Ultrafast Nonlinearities in Plasmonic Nanostructures [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-05-31
Prof. Hongxing Xu Wuhan University
Paper Title: Ultrasensing Optical Spectroscopy of Plasmonic Nanocavity [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-02
Prof. John E. Bowers University of California Santa Barbara
Paper Title: Supercontinuum and Frequency Combs: Fundamental Physics and Applications [Keynote]
Organized by: Dr. Feng Li Dr. Zhe Kang
Accepted Date: 2021-06-04
Prof. Weng Cho Chew Purdue University
Paper Title: Quantum Maxwell's Equations Made Simple [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-13
Prof. Benjamin J. Eggleton University of Sydney
Paper Title: New Frontiers in Hybrid Photonic Integration for Advanced Microwave Photonics [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-20
Dr. Simon H. Yueh California Institute of Technology
Paper Title: Signals of Opportunity Synthetic Aperture Radar for High Resolution Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-20
Prof. Jeff Dozier University of California
Paper Title: Observations of the Water Cycle from Imaging Spectroscopy [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-20
Prof. Stefan Rotter Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Paper Title: Wave Control and Suppression of Scattering by Non-Hermitian Index Tailoring [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-20
Prof. Jianping Yao University of Ottawa
Paper Title: Photonic Integrated Circuits for Programmable Microwave Signal Generation and Processing [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-06-21
Paper Title: On-chip Integrated 3D Microcavities [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-07-01
Professor Manijeh Razeghi Northeastern University
Paper Title: Innovative Path of Antimonide-based Gap-engineered Type-II Superlattices Imagers [Keynote]
Organized by: Prof. Jiang Wu
Accepted Date: 2021-07-17
Prof. Frank Koppens ICFO --- The Institute of Photonics Sciences (Barcelona)
Paper Title: Stacking and Twisting 2D Materials for Quantum Nano-optoelectronics: Fundamentals and Applications [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-07-20
Prof. Federico Capasso Harvard University
Paper Title: Inverse Design of Large-scale Aperiodic Meta-optics [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-07-20
Prof. Jinsong Huang University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Paper Title: Addressing the Key Issues in Perovskite Module Fabrication [Keynote]
Accepted Date: 2021-07-23

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