Committees

Chairs

Conference Chairs

  • Ryohei Yokoyama, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan

  • Yoshiharu Amano, Waseda University, Japan

Conference Honorary Chairs

  • Noam Lior, University of Pennsylvania, USA

  • Koichi Ito, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan

Committees

Local Organizing Committee

  • Tetsuya Wakui, Osaka Prefecture University (Secretariat)

  • Akira Yoshida, Waseda University (Secretariat)

  • Hirohisa Aki, University of Tsukuba

  • Atsushi Akisawa, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

  • Shigeki Hirano, Hokkaido Research Organization

  • Shigeki Kametani, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology

  • Tsuyoshi Kawanami, Meiji University

  • Tatsuo Nobe, Kogakuin University

Scientific Organizing Committee

  • Yoshiharu Amano, Japan

  • Ozer Arnas, USA

  • Ofira Ayalon, Israel

  • Edson Bazzo, Brasil

  • Jean-Pierre Bedecarrats, France

  • Asfaw Beyene, USA

  • Ana Maria Blanco Marigorta,Spain

  • Rene Cornelissen, the Netherlands

  • Umberto Desideri, Italy

  • Brian Elmegaard, Denmark

  • Daniel Favrat, Switzerland

  • Michel Feidt, France

  • Christos Frangopoulos, Greece

  • Erwin Franquet, France

  • Elisa Guelpa, Italy

  • Abel Hernandez-Guerrero, Mexico

  • Soteris Kalogirou, Cyprus

  • Sotirios Karellas, Greece

  • Young Min Kim, Republic of Korea

  • Zornitza Kirova-Yordanova, Bulgaria

  • Andrej Kitanovski, Slovenia

  • Andrea Lazzaretto, Italy

  • Young Duk Lee, Republic of Korea

  • Noam Lior, USA

  • Henrik Lund, Denmark

  • Giampaolo Manfrida, Italy

  • Francois Marechal, Switzerland

  • Alberto Mirandola, Italy

  • Michael Moran, USA

  • Tatiana Morosuk, Germany

  • Silvia Nebra, Brazil

  • Silvio de Oliveira Junior, Brazil

  • Alojz Poredos, Slovenia

  • Sylvain Quoilin, Belgium

  • Mauro Reini, Italy

  • Enrico Sciubba, Italy

  • Wojciech Stanek, Poland

  • Gordana Stefanovic, Serbia

  • Vladimir Stevanovic, Serbia

  • Anna Stoppato, Italy

  • Pascal Stouffs, France

  • José Carlos Teixeira, Portugal

  • Senhorinha Teixeira, Portugal

  • George Tsatsaronis, Germany

  • Antonio Valero Capilla, Spain

  • Vittorio Verda, Italy

  • Ryohei Yokoyama, Japan

  • Ron Zevenhoven, Finland

Supporting Societies

We have gained supports from the following Japanese societies. They are greatly appreciated.

  • Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers

  • Japan Society of Energy and Resources

Sponsors

We have gained financial supports from several organizations. They are greatly appreciated. The list of sponsors will be posted later.