::: IUPAC-PSK40 :::
International Conference on Advanced Polymeric Materials
Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the Polymer Society of Korea (PSK)
October 4(Tue) ~ 7(Fri), 2016 International Convention Center Jeju, Jeju, Korea
Satellite Meeting
2nd Korean - Australian
Polymer Symposium (KAPS2)
Plenary Speakers
(in alphabetic order)
Prof. Takuzo AIDA
The University of Tokyo, Japan

*Title :
Stimuli-Responsive Smart Soft Materials
* Prof. Takuzo AIDA
(The University of Tokyo, Japan)

Dr. Takuzo Aida was born in 1956. He received his Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry from the University of Tokyo in 1984, and then began his academic career as an assistant professor at the same university on precision polymer synthesis. In 1996, he was promoted to full professor of the Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo.
His research interests include optoelectronic soft materials, bioinspired macromolecules and materials including "Aqua Material", and molecular and biomolecular machines. He was appointed as a researcher for JST PRESTO Project for Fields and Reactions in 1996, and served as the director for JST ERATO AIDA Nanospace Project in 2000–2005 and then for JST ERATO-SORST Electronic Nanospace Project in 2005-2010.
He is now the deputy director for Riken Center for Emergent Matter Science. He has received many awards including, as recent examples, American Chemical Society Award in Polymer Chemistry, Chemical Society of Japan Award in 2009, Purple Ribbon in 2010, and Fujiwara Prize and Alexander von Humboldt Research Award in 2011. He is in the list of "Highly Cited Researchers in the Thomson Reuters World Ranking".

EDUCATION BS: Faculty of Engineering, Yokohama National University (1979)
MS: Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo (1981)
PhD: Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo (1984)

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS 1984–1989: Assistant Professor, The University of Tokyo
1989–1991: Lecturer, The University of Tokyo
1991–1996: Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
1996–Present: Professor, The University of Tokyo
1996–1999: Researcher, Japan Science & Technology Agency, PRESTO Project
2000–2005: Director, Japan Science & Technology Agency, ERATO Nanospace Project
2005–2010: Director, Japan Science & Technology Agency, EARTO–SORST Project on Electronic Nanospace
2008–2012: Director, RIKEN Advanced Science Institute
2013–2013 Deputy Director, Riken Center for Emergent Matter Science
2004–2006: Associate Editor, Journal of Materials Chemistry (RSC)
2009– Board of Reviewing Editors, Science Magazine (AAAS)
2014– Advisory Board, Journal of the American Chemical Society (ACS)
Prof. Taihyun CHANG
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea

*Title (Tentative):
Precise Characterization of Polymers
* Prof. Taihyun CHANG
(Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea)

Prof. Taihyun Chang received his BS degree in chemistry from Seoul National University, Republic of Korea in 1975, and his Ph.D. degree in physical chemistry from University of Wisconsin, Madison (with Prof. Hyuk Yu) in 1984. After working as a guest scientist at the polymers division of National Bureau of Standards (with Dr. Charles C. Han) in 1985-1986 and as a senior researcher at the polymers division of Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology, Republic of Korea in 1986-1988, he joined the faculty at Department of Chemistry of Pohang University of Science And Technology (POSTECH), Republic of Korea. He was elected as a Fellow of Korean Academy of Science and Technology in 2003, a Fellow of the American Physical Society in 2010, served as the President of Polymer Society of Korea in 2012 and received the International award from the Society of Polymer Science-Japan in 2015. His research interests include static and dynamic properties of polymers in solution and bulk, development of polymer characterization method, and thin film and interfacial properties of polymeric materials.
Prof. Lei JIANG
Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
*Title (Tentative):
Smart Interfacial Materials from Super-Wettability to Binary Cooperative Complementary Systems
* Prof. Lei JIANG
(Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China )

Lei Jiang received his B.S. degree in solid state physics (1987), and M.S. degree in physical chemistry (1990) from Jilin University in China. From 1992 to 1994, he studied in the University of Tokyo in Japan as a China-Japan joint course Ph.D. student and received his Ph.D. degree from Jilin University of China with Prof. Tiejin Li. Then, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow in Prof. Akira Fujishima’s group in the University of Tokyo. In 1996, he worked as researcher in Kanagawa Academy of Sciences and Technology, Prof. Hashimoto’s project. In 1999, he joined Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). In 2015, he moved to the Technoligical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, CAS. Since 2008, he also served as the dean of School of Chemistry and Environment in Beihang University. He was elected as members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and The World Academy of Sciences in 2009 and 2012. In 2016, he also elected as a foreign member of the US National Academy of Engineering. He has published over 500 papers including 2 papers in Nature, 1 paper in Nature Nanotechnology, 1 paper in Nature Materials, 4 papers in Natural Communication, 2 papers in Chem. Rev., 5 papers in Chem. Soc. Rev., 5 papers in Acc. Chem. Res., 32 papers in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 24 papers in J. Am. Chem. Soc., and 82 papers in Adv. Mater, the works have been cited more than 36000 times with an H index of 89.
Prof. Krzysztof MATYJASZEWSKI
Carnegie Mellon University, USA

*Title :
Macromolecular Engineering by Taming Free Radicals
* Prof. Krzysztof MATYJASZEWSKI
(Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

Kris Matyjaszewski is J.C. Warner University Professor of Natural Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University. He discovered Cu-mediated atom transfer radical polymerization, commercialized in 2004 in US, Japan and Europe. He has co-authored >900 publications (cited 76,000 times, h-index 137), co-edited 19 books and holds 54 US patents. He is the editor of Progress in Polymer Science. Matyjaszewski received 2015 Dreyfus Prize in Chemical Sciences, 2014 National Institute of Materials Science (Japan) Award, 2012 Maria Curie Medal, 2011 Wolf Prize in Chemistry, 2009 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award, and from the ACS: 2015 Overberger Prize, 2013 AkzoNobel North America Science Award, 2011 Hermann Mark Award, 2011 Award in Applied Polymer Science, 2002 Polymer Chemistry Award, 1995 Creative Polymer Chemistry Award. He received 8 honorary degrees (Ghent, Lodz, Athens, Moscow, Toulouse, Pusan, Paris, Technion) and is a member of National Academy of Engineering, Polish Academy of Sciences, Russian Academy of Sciences, and National Academy of Inventors.
Prof. Klaus MÜLLEN
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany

*Title :
Graphene Nanoribbons as a New Family of Semiconductors
* Prof. Klaus MÜLLEN
(Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany)

PROFESSIONAL CAREER
1966–1969 Studies in Chemistry, University of Cologne
1969 Degree in Chemistry (Professor E. Vogel)
1971 PhD-work, University of Basel (Professor F. Gerson)
1972–1978 Postdoctoral training and Habilitation (Professor J.F.M. Oth), ETH Zürich
1979–1984 Professor University of Cologne
1984–1989 Professor University of Mainz
1988 Call from the University of Göttingen
1989 Scientific Member of the Max-Planck-Society and Director at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
1992 Call from the University of Cologne


PROFESSIONAL DUTIES
1995 Member of the Editorial Boards of Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics,
Journal of Materials Chemistry, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Pure and Applied Chemistry
1995-2011 Editor of Synthetic Metals
1998 Editor of Polymer Bulletin
1998 Member of the Evaluation Committee of Chemistry Departments in North Rhine Westphalia (Germany)
1999 Member of the Selection Committee of the Alexander-von-Humboldt- Foundation
2000 Member of the Advisory Board of the Center of Nanoscience, University of Munich
2001 Member of the Evaluation Committee for Chemistry in the Netherlands
2003 Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Chemical Society
2003 Chairman of the Advisory Committee of Eidgenössisches Materialprüfungsamt
2004 Member of the Editorial Board of Chemistry of Materials
2005 Member of the Editorial Board of Chemistry Letters
Member of the Editorial Board of Chemistry World
Member of the Editorial Board of Accounts of Chemical Research
2006 Member of the Editorial Board of Macromolecules
Member of the Editorial Board of Macromolecules – An Indian Journal, BioChemistry - An Indian Journal
Member of the International Advisory Board of Chemistry - An Asian Journal
2006 MMember of the Senate Committee of the German Science Foundation
2006 Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Chemical Society
2008-2009 President of the German Chemical Society
2011 Member of the Senate of the Max Planck Society
2012 Member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy for Sciences and Arts
Member of the Editorial Board of BioNanoMaterials
Member of the administrative board of the Max Planck Institute for Coal Research
2013-2014 President of the German Association for the Advancement of Science and Medicine
Member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences
2015 Member of the European Academy of Sciences (EURASC)
Corresponding member of the Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft
Member of the Spinoza Selection Committee for the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research
Chair of the Assessment Committee for Technical Universities of the Netherlands
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