Events

WHEN: 28 July 2017, 17:00 - 20:00
WHAT: Australia-China Graphene Night  2017
WHERE: ‘The Point’ at Albert Park Lake, Melbourne

The event flyer can be downloaded here. This is an invitation only event, proudly hosted by MCATM, Monash University and the University of Swinburne. For further information, please contact MCATM Event Coordinator, Ms. Sarah Colbert.

Be part of the graphene elevation!

The Australia-China Graphene Night 2017 provides an excellent forum, bringing prominent leaders from China and Australia together to discuss the opportunities and strategies to strengthen future collaborations in the field of graphene research and commercialisation.

Meet our expert Speakers:

Professor Hui-Ming Cheng , Director, Advanced Carbon Materials Division of Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science, IMR CAS; Head of the Low Dimensional Materials and Devices, Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute (TBSI), Tsinghua University

Prof. Cheng is a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and a fellow of the World Academy of Sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries.

Professor Cheng edited the first book on carbon nanotubes in Chinese, published near 500 scientific articles with total citations of >40,000, and is recognized as one of the Highly Cited Researchers in both chemistry and materials science fields by Thomson Reuters in 2014 and 2015. He obtained more than 100 invention patents and 4 have been transferred to related companies.

Professor Gordon Wallace, Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering & Executive Research Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, University of Wollongong

Prof. Wallace’s research interests include organic conductors, nanomaterials and novel approaches to additive fabrication including 3D printing, fibre spinning, knitting and braiding.

With more than 700 refereed publications, Prof. Wallace has attracted some 17,000 citations and has a h-index of 61. He has supervised 84 PhD students to completion at the Intelligent Polymer Research Institute.

PROGRAM

5:00-5:30pm Network Session
5:30-6:30pm Guest Speakers Presentation with Q&A
6:30-8:30pm Dinner