Eighth ISSS International Conference on Smart Materials, Structures & Systems

July 5-7, 2017

J N Tata Auditorium, National Science Seminar Complex

Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru-12, Karnataka, INDIA

Prof. Ashutosh Sharma

Secretary to the DST, Government of India


Prof. Ayech Benjeddou

Supméca, Paris

Topic: New shear piezoelectric Macro-Fiber Composite (MFC) patches: experimental and numerical characterization challenges


Prof. Santosh Kapuria

Director, CSIR-SERC, Chennai

Topic: Lamb Wave Based Baseline-Free Active Damage Detection: Modeling and Experiments


Prof. Peter J. Hesketh

George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Atlanta

Topic: Ultra-Low Power MEMS Gas Sensors and Efficient Pre-concentration using Microfluidic Devices for Salmonella


Prof. G. K. Ananthasuresh

IISc, Bengaluru

Topic: The Art and Signs of Smart Design


Mr. Pratyush Kumar

Boeing India

Topic: Opportunities for Smart and Micro Systems in Commercial Aviation


Prof. Paddy French

Delft University of Technology, Delft

Topic: Biomedical Microsystems


Dr. Vijay Varadan

University of Arkansas

Topic: Smart Wireless Nanosensor systems for Monitoring and Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation and Congestive Heart Failure


Mr. Anil Ananthaswamy

Consultant, Author & Guest Editor

Topic: The World's Quiet Places and Why Physics Needs Them


Prof. T. Visalakshi

Bennett University, Noida

Topic: A reusable non bonded Peizo Sensor for assessment of Rebar Corrosion


Prof. Bisakh Bhattacharya

IIT, Kanpur

Topic: Challenges and Advances in Integrated Self-Healing System Development


Mr. Nitesh Gupta

NAL, Bengaluru

Topic: Distributed Fiber Optic Sensor Based Structural Health Monitoring of Composite Structures: Issues & Challenges


Prof. K. B. Jinesh

IIST, Thiruvananthapuram

Topic: Atomic layer deposition: from materials to applications


Dr. Prasanta Kumar Panda

NAL, Bengaluru

Topic: Development of PZT and Lead Free Piezo Materials & Devices and Their Applications


Dr. B. Praveen Kumar

ARDE, Pune

Topic: Advances in Piezoelectric Materials for Sensing and energy applications


Prof. Jayant Sirohi

University of Texas at Austin

Topic: Wind energy harvesting from galloping


Dr. Rozenn Allanic

Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France

Topic: Tunable Microwave Devices for Smart Systems


Prof. D. K. Maiti

IIT, Kharagpur

Topic: Post buckling control of damaged composite plates using piezoelectric patches


Dr. D. D. Ebenezer


Topic: Analytical model of piezoelectric unimorph beams with simultaneous mechanical and electrical excitations


Ms. SriShanti Potluri

Gas Turbine Research Establishment, Bengaluru

Topic: Life Monitoring Methodologies of Gas Turbine Engine Components


Prof. Charlotte Tripon-Canseliet

ESPCI ParisTech, Paris

Topic: Multiscale electromagnetic characterization of nanomaterials: from state of the Art to sub-systems implementation


Prof. Rohit Srivastava

IIT, Bombay

Topic: Affordable Healthcare in India


Dr. Ashok Kumar Pandey

IIT, Hyderabad

Topic: Frequency Tuning due to Non-Uniform Cantilever based Systems


Prof. Shiv Govind Singh

IIT, Hyderabad

Topic: Electrospun Zinc Oxide Nanowires for Point of Care (POC) diagnostic’s: From Material synthesis to Devices


Prof. Anil Kumar

IIT, Bombay

Topic: Continuous Flow Process: A New Paradigm in Smart Materials Syntheses


Prof. Michel de Labachelerie

University Bourgogne Franche-Comté

Topic: An overview of French activities on Smart Systems from the RENATECH network of cleanrooms and the laboratory of excellence ACTION


Dr. Jean Chazelas

Thales TRT and DMS

Topic: Smart Sensor Suite for UAVs (Joint Talk with Dr. Shailendra Bansropun)


Dr. Shailendra Bansropun

Thales TRT and DMS

Topic: Smart Sensor Suite for UAVs (Joint Talk with Dr. Jean Chazelas)


Dr. Anurekha Sharma

Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra

Topic: Low g and Low frequency Piezoelectric VEH: fabrication and characterization


Dr. Veda Sandeep Nagaraja

NMIT, Bengaluru

Topic: MEMS research challenges: A different perspective


Dr. Praveen C Ramamurthy

IISc, Bengaluru

Topic: Opto-electronic enhancement in nano-structured thin film photovoltaic devices


Ms. Sandhya Thyagarajan

Centum Electronics Limited, Bengaluru

Topic: Materials to Methods to Manufacturing - An Industry Perspective



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