Keynote Speakers

Prof. Hans-Uwe Dahms
Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan

Dr. Hans-Uwe Dahms is a professor at Kaohsiung Medical University. He is interested in stress responses in general and within aquatic systems in particular. He, his colleagues and students integratively study pollution and the toxicology of stressors from physical, chemical, and biological sources. He is equally interested in climate change, the spread of diseases, antibiotic-resistance, food and drink safety from water sources, and integra-tive approaches in environmental and public health monitoring, risk assessment and management. He advised more than 25 Ph.D. students in their research and published more than 275 papers in scientific journals. He served as a reviewer for more than 70 SCI journals, as editorial board member of 12 reputed scientific journals, academic editor of PLosONE, and as editor in chief of FRONTIERS in Marine Pollution.

Invited Speakers

Prof. Jiann-Shing Shieh
Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Jiann-Shing Shieh received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in chemical engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, in 1983 and 1986, respectively, and the Ph.D degree in automatic control and systems engineering from The University of Sheffield, U.K. in 1995. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, also a Joint Professor with the Graduate School of Biotechnology and Bioengineering, and also serves as the Dean of the College of Engineering, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan. His research interests are focused on biomedical engineering, particularly in bio-signal processing, intelligent analysis and control, medical automation, pain model and control, critical care medicine monitoring and control, dynamic cerebral autoregulation research, and brain death index research.