PMAE Keynote Speakers
Prof. John MoRoyal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
Biography: John P. T. Mo is Professor of Manufacturing Engineering and former Head of Manufacturing and Materials Engineering at RMIT University, Australia, since 2007. He has been an active researcher in manufacturing and complex systems for over 35 years and worked for educational and scientific institutions in Hong Kong and Australia. From 1996, John was a Project Manager and Research Team Leader with Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) for 11 years leading a team of 15 research scientists. John has a broad research interest and has received numerous industrial research grants. A few highlights of the projects include: signal diagnostics for plasma cutting machines, ANZAC ship alliance engineering analysis, optimisation of titanium machining for aerospace industry, critical infrastructure protection modelling and analysis, polycrystalline diamond cutting tools on multi-axes CNC machine, system analysis for support of complex engineering systems John obtained his doctorate from Loughborough University, UK and is a Fellow of Institution of Mechanical Engineers (UK) and Institution of Engineers Australia.
Prof. Ying-Hsi, Jerry FuhNational University of Singapore, Singapore
Biography: Prof. Jerry Fuh is a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Founding Director and Advisor of NUS Centre for Additive Manufacturing (AM.NUS), Singapore. He is a Fellow of SME and ASME, USA and a PE from California, USA. Prof. Fuh has devoted himself to the research of Additive Manufacturing (AM) processes or 3D Printing (3DP) since 1995. He and his colleagues have established the NUS’s cross-faculty R&D programme focusing on AM/3DP-enabled biomedical applications and set up over SGD$20M+ advanced AM laboratories through several agencies’ and University grants, incl. NAMIC, EDB, NRF and A*STAR with industrial collaborations.
He has produced numerous technical publications, incl. 450 papers, 5 monographs and 30 IPs/patents in advanced manufacturing, materials and design, and supervised over 100 graduate students with over 60 PhD students. He also serves in more than 10 refereed journals as Editor, Associate Editor or Editorial Board Member related to design, manufacturing, material, and AM.