Announcements

  • 16 January
    2021
    Website Launch
  • 01 February
    2021
    Programme announcement

Important Dates

  • 20 January
    2021
    Registration opened
  • 18 February
    2021
    Commencement of seminar
The seminar will be hosted by the Advanced Materials Research Centre (AMRC) in collaboration with the Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC) in TII. The seminar will gather global experts in metamaterials and their various applications in electromagnetics, optics, acoustics, and vibration to showcase their research and engage in virtual discussions.

Keynote Speakers

Some of the world’s most accomplished and thought-provoking experts in Advanced Materials will present their latest research on vital sub-topics.

Al-Naib, Ibraheem

Dr. Ibraheem Al-Naib is currently an associate professor with the Biomedical Engineering Department at Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal...

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Albarracin, Fernando

Fernando Albarracin-Vargas received master’s degree and the PhD with a major in radiofrequency and propagation engineering...

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Canet-Ferrer, Josep

Josep Canet-Ferrer is a senior researcher at ICMol (Institute of Molecular science) at the University of Valencia where h...

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Chen, Pai-Yen

Prof. Pai-Yen Chen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois...

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Cummer, Steven

Steven A. Cummer is currently the William H. Younger Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University.  ...

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Debbah, Mérouane

Mérouane Debbah  received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from the Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay, France....

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Di Martino, Giuliana

My research career started in Italy at the Scuola Superiore di Eccellenza and University of Catania. I spent part of my Master studies at Boston...

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Fang, Nicholas

Nicholas X. Fang received his BS and MS in physics from Nanjing University, and his PhD in mechanical engineering from University of...

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Fink, Mathias

Mathias Fink is the George Charpak Professor at the Ecole Superieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris...

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Giannini, Vincenzo

Dr Giannini’s scientific interests rely on theoretical light-matter interactions, in particular metamaterials, theoretical linear and non-linear...

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Hanham, Stephen

Dr Stephen Hanham is a Senior Lecturer and Senior Birmingham Fellow in the Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering...

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Hernandez-Figueroa, Hugo

Hugo Enrique Hernandez Figueroa received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto...

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Lukin, Alexander

Dr Alexander Lukin is a Principal Research Scientist & Executive Director at the Western-Caucasus Research Center (Tuapse, Russia),...

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Maier, Stefan

Prof. Stefan Maier holds the Chair in Hybrid Nanosystems in the Faculty of Physics of LMU Munich, established 2018. Prof. Maier is the Lee-...

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Monorchio, Agostino

Agostino Monorchio is Full Professor of Electromagnetic Fields at the University of Pisa and IEEE Fellow....

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Navarro-Cia, Miguel

Dr. Miguel received the MEng and PhD degrees in Telecommunication Engineering, and MRes degree in Introduction to Research in...

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Sapienza, Riccardo

Dr. Riccardo Sapienza leads the Complex Nanophotonic group in the Department of Physics at Imperial College London, his research...

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About AMRC and TII

 Advanced Materials Research Centre (AMRC)
Advanced Materials Research Centre (AMRC)

Advanced Materials Research Centre (AMRC) – at Technology Innovation Institute (TII) – is dedicated to breakthrough developments in smart materials with practical use-cases. With a well-funded team of internationally recognised scientists, the Centre is exploring innovations in the use of metals and composites including, meta, nano, smart, self-healing, energy absorbing and additive manufacturing materials.

Technology Innovation Institute (TII)
Technology Innovation Institute (TII)

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the dedicated ‘applied research’ pillar of Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), is a pioneering global research and development centre that focuses on applied research and new-age technology capabilities. The Institute has seven initial dedicated research centres in quantum, autonomous robotics, cryptography, advanced materials, digital security, directed energy and secure systems. By working with exceptional talent, universities, research institutions and industry partners from all over the world, the Institute connects an intellectual community and contributes to building an R&D ecosystem in Abu Dhabi and the UAE. The Institute reinforces Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s status as a global hub for innovation and contributes to the broader development of the knowledge-based economy.

Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC)
Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC)

Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC) – at Technology Innovation Institute (TII) – plays a leading role in understanding and harnessing the physics behind high power energy. The Centre is dedicated to innovation in areas such as electromagnetics, lasers, plasma physics and beyond for the benefit of society.