Prof. Kokyo Oh
Center for Environmental Science in Saitama, Japan
Kokyo Oh is a senior researcher in Center for Environmental Science in Saitama, Japan. He graduated with his MSci degree and Ph.D. degree (soil science) in Chinese Academy of Sciences, and was honored as a STA research fellow by Japan government from 1997 to 1999. The research areas include soil science, environmental conservation, environmental chemistry, and atmospheric environment. His current research is mainly on soil remediation, environmental agronomy, atmospheric PM2.5 and water environment conservation. He has published more than 90 publications.
Prof. Chiharu Ishii
Hosei University, Japan
Chiharu Ishii received his PhD in
Mechanical Engineering from Sophia University, Japan in 1997. From
2002 to 2009, he was an Assistant Professor with Kogakuin
University. Currently, he is a Professor at the Department of
Mechanical Engineering, Hosei University, Japan. His research
interests are in medical robotics, assistive technology and robust
control. He is a member of JSME, SICE, RSJ, IEEJ and IEEE.
Assoc. Prof. Teppei Nunoura
The University of Tokyo, Japan
Teppei Nunoura was born in Hakodate, Japan, in 1975. He received his Ph.D. degree in Department of Urban Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan, in 2003. After his graduation he worked as apost-doctoral fellow in Department of Mechanical Engineering, HiroshimaUniversity and as a research assistant in Hawaii Natural Energy Institute,University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is currently an associate professor at Environmental Science Center, The University of Tokyo. He also belongs to Department of Environment Systems, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences in thesame university. His research interest includes hazardous wastewater treatmentand waste-to-energy conversion. Especially, he is working on physicochemicaltreatment of refractory wastes using supercritical water technique.
Assoc. Prof. Chi-wai KANInstitute of Textiles and Clothing,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University,
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Dr. Kan graduated from Hong Kong
Polytechnic with a BSc in Textile Chemistry. He gained his PhD degree
from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He had worked in private and
public sectors in the area of textile evaluation and safety and health
management for more than five years before joining the Institute. His
main duties in the Institute are in the area of teaching colouration and
finishing. Dr. Kan's research interests are also in the area of
colouration and finishing.
Dr. Kan holds the professional qualification of Chartered Colourist, Chartered Textile Technologist and Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner; also Fellowship of the Society of Dyers and Colourists and Textile Institute, U.K. In addition, Dr. Kan is a member of Royal Society of Chemistry, Institution of Occupational Safety and Health and Hong Kong Institution of Textile and Apparel.