Keynote Speakers | 主旨报告

IEEE Fellow, Prof. Saman Halgamuge
Australian National University,Australia

Prof Saman Halgamuge is a Fellow of IEEE (2017-) , an honorary Professor of ANU's Research School of Electrical Energy and Materials Engineering and an honorary member of ANU Energy Change Institute. He is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering of School of Electrical, Mechanical and Infrastructure Engineering, University of Melbourne (2018-). He is a Distinguished Speaker/Lecturer appointed by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (2019-21).

He was the Director of ANU's Research School of Engineering (2016-18) and a member of Australian Research Council (ARC) College of Experts for Engineering, Information and Computing Sciences (2015-18).

He worked as a Professor, Associate Professor and Reader and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Melbourne (1997-2016):
He contributed as the Founding Director (2013-16) of the elite PhD training centre "Melbourne India Postgraduate Program (MIPP)" of University of Melbourne, which won the "Internationalisation of Research" award of the University, Associate Dean (2013-15) and Assistant Dean (2008-13) in International Engagement in the School of Engineering of University of Melbourne. He supervised 45 PhD students to completion..

Personal website: https://cecs.anu.edu.au/people/saman-halgamuge

 

Prof. Jia-Yush Yen(顏家鈺)
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Distinguished Professor and Dean of Engineering

EXPERIENCES:

  • Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering National Taiwan University 8/1997 – present
  • Secretary General Chinese Institute of Automation Engineers 1/2009 – Present Secretary General Robotic Society of Taiwan2008 – present
  • Chair Department of Mechanical Engineering National Taiwan University8/2004 – 7/2007
  • Vice Secretary General Institute of Engineering Education Taiwan 2002 – 2006 2007 – present
  • Deputy Director Yen Tjing-Ling Industrial Research Institute National Taiwan University 8/2001 – 7/2004
  • Vice Chair Department of Mechanical Engineering National Taiwan University 8/1999 – 7/2001
  • Associate Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering National Taiwan University 2/1989 – 7/1999

Major Fields:

  • Mechatronics Systems, Nano-Manipulation and Control, Computer Peripherals Honors Received
  • Distinguished Professor, National Taiwan University, (2007-2009)
  • Mining and Metallurgy Paper Award, the Chinese Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering(2008)
  • Outstanding Research Award, National Science Council, Taiwan ROC, (2004-2006)
  • Outstanding Contest Award, 2005 CACS Automatic Control Conference. (2005)
  • Outstand Performance Award, MOE Industry Equipment Positioning Servo Competition, (2005)
  • Shin-Hwa Technology Award, (2005)
  • Best Teaching Award, National Taiwan University, (2004)
  • Research Contribution Award, National Taiwan University, (2004)
  • Outstanding Engineering Professor, Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineering, (2000)

Know more at: http://www.me.ntu.edu.tw/main.php?mod=adv_custom_page&func=show_page&site_id=0&page_id=202 (Chinese)

Prof. Atsushi Yamashita
The University of Tokyo, Japan

 

Atsushi Yamashita is an Associate Professor at Department of Precision Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan. His research interests include robot vision, image processing, and intelligent sensing for robots.
He received the B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in precision engineering from The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, in 1996, 1998, and 2001, respectively. From 1998 to 2001, he was a Junior Research Associate with RIKEN (Institute of Physical and Chemical Research). From 2001 to 2008, he was an Assistant Professor with Shizuoka University. From 2006 to 2007, he was a Visiting Associate with the California Institute of Technology. From 2008 to 2011, he was an Associate Professor with Shizuoka University. Since 2011, he has been an Associate Professor with the Department of Precision Engineering, The University of Tokyo.