Flexible Electronics and Displays Committee

  • Flexible Electronics and Displays Members

    • Mike Banach
    • Paul Berger
       - Fellow
      The Ohio State University
      205 Dreese Laboratory, 2015 Neil Avenue
      Columbus, OH 43210
      United States of America
      Phone 1:
      (614) 247-6235

      (614) 292-7596
      Lecture Topics: In 2011, he was established as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer for EDS. Please contact him directly if you are interested in a seminar: Possible seminar topics include:
      (1) Organic Photovoltaics;
      (2) Quantum Tunneling Electronics;
      (3) Passive Millimeter-Wave Imaging Sensors;
      (4) Plastic SmartCards for IoT

      Paul R. Berger (S’84 M’91 SM’97 F’11) is a Professor in Electrical & Computer Engineering at Ohio State University and Physics (by Courtesy). He is also a Distinguished Visiting Professor at Tampere University of Technology in Finland. He received the B.S.E. in engineering physics, and the M.S.E. and Ph.D. (1990) in electrical engineering, respectively, all from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Currently, Dr. Berger is actively working on quantum tunneling devices, printable semiconductor devices & circuits for IoT, bioelectronics, novel devices, novel semiconductors and applied physics.
      Formerly, he worked at Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ (1990-’92) and taught at the University of Delaware in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1992-2000). In 1999, Prof. Berger took a sabbatical leave while working first at the Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany while supported by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wegner and then moved on to Cambridge Display Technology, Ltd., Cambridge, United Kingdom working under Dr. Jeremy Burroughes. In 2008, Prof. Berger spent an extended sabbatical leave at IMEC (Interuniversity Microelectronics Center) in Leuven, Belgium while appointed as a Visiting Professor in the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. And more recently he took a sabbatical leave in 2015-2016 at Tampere University of Technology with the Prof. Don Lupo in the Printed and Organic Electronics Group.
      He has authored over 110 articles, 5 book sections and been issued 22 patents with 6 more pending from 60+ disclosures with a Google Scholar H-index of 33. Some notable recognitions for Dr. Berger were an NSF CAREER Award (1996), a DARPA ULTRA Sustained Excellence Award (1998), a Lumley Research Award (2006, 2011), a Faculty Diversity Excellence Award (2009) and Outstanding Engineering Educator for State of Ohio (2014). He has been on the Program and Advisory Committees of numerous conferences, including the IEDM, ISDRS, EDTM meetings. He currently is the Chair of the Columbus IEEE EDS/Photonics Chapter and Faculty Advisor to Ohio State’s IEEE Student Chapters. He is a Fellow and Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE EDS and a Senior member of Optical Society of America.
    • Yvan Bonnassieux
       - Prof.
      Ecole Polytechnique
    • Mario Caironi
       - Dr.
    • Ta-Ya Chu
    • Jin-Woo Han
    • Ioannis (John) Kymissis
       - Molecular and Organic Devices
      Columbia University
      Electrical Engineering
      500 W120th Street Room 1300/MC 4712
      New York, NY 10027
      Phone 1:

      Phone 2

      Ioannis (John) Kymissis is an electrical engineer teaching at Columbia University. His area of specialization is solid state electronics and device fabrication, with an emphasis on thin film devices and the use of organic semiconductors in his work. He graduated with his SB, M.Eng., and Ph.D. degrees from MIT, and after working as a post-doc and at QDVison, joined the faculty at Columbia University in 2006. John has won a number of awards for his work, including the NSF CAREER award, the IEEE EDS Paul Rappaport award, the Vodaphone Americas Foundation Wireless Innovation Award, and the MIT Clean Energy Prize. He is currently serving as the editor-in-chief of the Journal of the Society for Information Display and is the general chair for the 2013 Device Research Conference.
    • Ling Li
       - Prof.
      Institute of Microelectronics, CAS
    • Arokia Nathan
       - Fellow
      Cambridge Touch Technologies
      154 Science Park Milton Road
      Cambridge CB4 0GN
      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
      Phone 1:
      +44 1223 748302

      Arokia Nathan holds the Professorial Chair of Photonic Systems and Displays in the Department of Engineering, Cambridge University. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alberta. Following post-doctoral years at LSI Logic Corp., USA and ETH Zurich, Switzerland, he joined the University of Waterloo where he held the DALSA/NSERC Industrial Research Chair in sensor technology and subsequently the Canada Research Chair in nano-scale flexible circuits. He was a recipient of the 2001 NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Fellowship. In 2006, he moved to the UK to take up the Sumitomo Chair of Nanotechnology at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London, where he received the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award. He has held Visiting Professor appointments at the Physical Electronics Laboratory, ETH Zürich and the Engineering Department, Cambridge University, UK. He has published over 500 papers in the field of sensor technology and CAD, and thin film transistor electronics, and is a co-author of four books. He has over 50 patents filed/awarded and has founded/co-founded four spin-off companies. He serves on technical committees and editorial boards in various capacities. He is a Chartered Engineer (UK), Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK), Fellow of IEEE (USA), and an IEEE/EDS Distinguished Lecturer.

      Lecture Topics:

      OLED Displays
      Flexible Electronics
      Device-Circuit Interactions
      Interactive Displays
    • Tse Nga (Tina) Ng
       - Prof.
      University of California
      San Diego, CaliforniaUSA
    • Yong-Young Noh
       - Molecular and Organic Devices
      Dongguk University
      Energy and Materials Engineering
      26 Pil-dong 3-ga Jung-gu
      Seoul 100-715
      Phone 1:
      82 2 2260 4974

      Prof. Yong-Young Noh is Associate Professor in the Department of Energy and Materials Engineering at Dongguk University in Seoul, Republic of Korea. He received Ph.D. in 2005 at GIST and then worked at the Cavendish Laboratory as a post-doc. (2005 – 2007). After then he worked in ETRI as a senior researcher (2008 – 2009) and in Hanbat National University as an assistant professor (2010 – 2012). Prof. Noh has been published more than 150 SCI papers and 40 patents and awarded Merck Young Scientist Award (2013), Korean President Award (2014), IEEE George E. Smith Award (2014) and the author of book entitled “Large Area Flexible Electronics” (John-Wiley VCH). His expertise is in the organic and molecular electronics, printed electronics, and flexible electronics.
    • Simon Ogier
       - Dr.
      NeuDrive Ltd.
      United Kingdom
    • Radu Sporea
    • Chee Keong Benjamin Tee
    • George Xiaor
  • Flexible Electronics and Displays Committee Chair

    • Xiaojun Guo
       - Optoelectronics, Display, Imaging
      Shanghai Jiao Tong University
      Electronic Engineering, SEIEE 1-208
      800 Dongchuan Rd
      Minhang, Shanghai 200240
      Phone 1:
      86 21 34207260

      86 21 34207260
      Xiaojun Guo is now Professor in Department of Electronic Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. He received the Bachelor degree from Jilin University (China) in 2002, and the Ph.D. degree from University of Surrey (UK) in 2007, both in electronic engineering. He worked on EDA for VLSIs in Department of Electronic Engineering at Tsinghua University during 2002-2003. His PhD research was on system-on-panel integration with low-temperature poly-Si TFTs. Before joining Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Aug. 2009, he had been working in Plastic Logic Ltd., Cambridge, UK, on research and development of printed polymer TFTs backplanes for flexible displays, and technology transfer for manufacturing. His group at Shanghai Jiao Tong University is now focusing on device and integration of printable thin film transistors and functional devices including displays, sensors and memories. He has authored or co-authored more than 60 technical papers in international journals and conference.