Professor Jacob Fish
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
Design Impact, Fragmentation and Fatigue of Composite Materials and Structures

Professor Yoshinari Miyamoto
Osaka University, Japan
Computer-aided Design and Processing of Functionally Structured and Graded Materials

Professor Winston Soboyejo
Princeton University, USA
Bioinspired Design of Functionally Graded Material Systems

Professor Monika Willert-Porada
University of Bayreuth, Germany
Design and Fabrication Principles in the Natural and Technical World of Graded Functionality

Professor Emilio C. N. Silva
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Design of Functionally Graded Piezoelectric Multiactuated Microtools Using Topology Optimization"