Plenary Speakers

Bhushan, Bharat

Academy Professor, The Ohio State University

Title: Lessons from Nature: Bioinspired Mechanically Durable and Self-healing Superliquiphilic/phobic Surfaces

Bijwe, Jayashree

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India

Title: TBA

Carpick, Robert

Professor, University of Pennsylvania, USA.

Title: TBA

Erdemir, Ali

Professor, Texas A & M University, USA

Title: TBA

Keynote Speakers

Adachi, Koshi

Professor, Tohoku University, Japan

Title: Continuous formation of ultra-low friction interface by controlling tribochemical concerted reaction.

Dini, Daniele

Professor, Imperial College London, UK

Title: Towards Realistic Virtual Experiments in Tribology.

Kailas, Satish V

Professor, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Title: Energy Loss Method to Characterize Lubricants in the Boundary Lubrication Regime.

Ramakumar, SSV

(Dr.), Director (R&D) and Board Member, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. India

Title: Industrial Tribology- A force multiplier for achieving Netzero goals

Sasaki, Shinya

Professor, Tokyo University of Science, Japan

Title: Tribology that contributes to the realization of a carbon-neutral society.

Stack, Margaret

Professor, University of Strathclyde, UK

Title: TBA

Sugimura, Joichi

Professor, Kyushu University, Japan

Title: Advances in Tribology for Hydrogen Energy System

Invited Speaker

Bobji, M. S.,

Professor, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Title: Mechanical Probing of Surfaces

Egberts, Philip

Associate Professor, University of Calgary, Canada

Title: TBA

Emami, Nazanin

Professor, LuleƄ University of Technology, Sweden

Title: TBA

Gnanamoorthy, R

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India

Title: TBA

Gnecco, Enrico

Professor, Jagiellonian University, Poland

Title: Controlled nanomanipulation and nanolithography on mono- and multilayer MoS2 surfaces.

Harsha, A P

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology BHU, India

Title: Galling evaluation of steel pairs.

Hirayama, Tomoko

Professor, Kyoto University, Japan

Title: Boundary Lubrication derived from Interfacial Structure.

Jagota, Anand

Professor, Lehigh University, USA

Title: Meso-scale dislocations and friction of shape-complementary soft interfaces.

Kalin, Mitjan

Professor, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Title: TBA

Khatri, Om Prakash

Senior Principal Scientist & Professor, CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun, India

Title: Synergistic Lubrication by 2D/2D Heterostructured Nanomaterials.

Ruggiero, Alessandro

Professor, University of Salerno, Italy

Title: Recent computational models of biomechanics and biotribology in the hip arthroplasty

Sawae, Yoshinori

Professor, Kyushu University, Japan

Title: Lubricity of articular cartilage surface and synovial fluid constituents.

Sharma, Satish Chandra

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India

Title: Nature Inspired Surfaces with particular reference to Fluid Film Bearing Applications.