Prof. Seeram Ramakrishna
Seeram Ramakrishna, FREng is a professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He is regarded as the modern father of electrospinning and nanofibers. He Chairs the Circular Economy Taskforce. He is an elected Fellow of UK Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng); Singapore Academy of Engineering; Indian National Academy of Engineering; and ASEAN Academy of Engineering & Technology. He received PhD from the University of Cambridge, UK. He is a Highly Cited Researcher (Clarivate Analytics). An European study placed him among the top 500 researchers in the history of science and technology with H-index above 147. He co-authored over 1,000 SCI listed papers which received ~100,000 citations and 148 H-index. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Springer NATURE Journal Materials Circular Economy (https://www.springer.com/materials/journal/42824). He is a co-organizor of an NSF, USA sponsored conference on Circular Economy and Sustainability (http://www.ceasiapacific.com). He is an editorial board member of NATURE Scientific Reports, Elsevier Journal Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering, and Springer Nature Journal Adanced Fiber Materials.