Plenary & Invited Speakers

Plenary Speakers

Prof. Gang Chen

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA

Title Photomolecular effect

Prof. Philippe Ben-Abdallah

Institut d’Optique, France

Title Many-body near-field heat transfer

Prof. Masahiro Nomura

The University of Tokyo, Japan

Title Enhanced thermal radiation from supported SiO2 nanofilms by surface phonon polaritons

Prof. Shanhui Fan

Stanford University, USA

Title Implications of non-reciprocity and dynamic modulations on thermal radiations

Invited Speakers

Prof. Mathieu Francoeur

McGill University, Canada

Title Enhanced near-field radiative heat transfer between two thin membranes enabled by electromagnetic corner and edge modes

Prof. Achim Kittel

Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany

Title TBD

Prof. Xianfan Xu

Purdue University, USA

Title Greatly enhanced radiative heat transfer in hyperbolic materials

Prof. Pramod Reddy

University of Michigan, USA

Title Energy Transfer and Conversion in Nanoscale Gaps

Prof. Zubin Jacob

Purdue University, USA

Title HADAR: Heat-Assisted Detection and Ranging

Prof. Bong Jae Lee

KAIST, Korea

Title Plasmonic Heat Transfer on a Thin Metal Film

Prof. Svend-Age Biehs

Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany

Title TBD

Prof. Yi Zheng

Northeastern University, USA

Title Cost-effective Functional Energy Materials for Thermal Radiative Applications

Prof. Jian-Sheng Wang

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Title Photon transport out of non-equilibrium systems

Prof. Junming Zhao

Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Title Field effect near field heat flux modulator: fundamentals and applications

Prof. Joshua David Caldwell

Vanderbilt University, USA

Title TBD

Prof. Ronggui Yang

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Title TBD

Prof. Bo Zhao

University of Houston, USA

Title TBD

Prof. Xiulin Ruan

Purdue University, USA

Title Radiative Cooling Paints: Physics, Materials, and Climate Crisis Mitigation

Prof. Rodolphe Vaillon

CNRS, University of Montpellier, France

Title Limits to near-field thermophotovoltaic conversion and some solutions to overcome them

Prof. Yong Shuai

Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Title TBD