The 9-th Asia-Pacific Conference of Transducers and Micro-Nano Technology (APCOT 2018) will be held at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong in 24 – 27 June 2018. Situated on China's south coast and, enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and South China Sea, Hong Kong is known for its impressive skyline and deep natural harbour. APCOT will provide interaction between attendees, presenters and exhibitors. The biannual APCOT meeting is a premier event with a history of eight successful conferences: The 1st APCOT was held in Xiamen, China in 2002, the 2nd APCOT in Sapporo, Japan in 2004, the 3rd APCOT in Singapore in 2006, the 4th APCOT in Tainan Taiwan in 2008, the 5th APCOT in Perth, Australia in 2010, the 6th APCOT in Nanjing, China in 2012, the 7th APCOT in Daegu, South Korea in 2014, and the 8th APCOT in Kanazawa, Japan in 2016. The number of participants has increased from 300 to 500 since the first APCOT 2002. The following topical areas will be featured at APCOT 2018 and abstracts may be submitted online.

Apcot 2018 Flyer

• General Co-Chair

Yi-Kuen LEE, Hong Kong University of Science and Tech.
Ching-Hsiang CHENG, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

• Topics

  • Theory, Design, Analysis, and Simulation
  • Material, Fabrication, and Packaging Technologies
  • Physical Sensors and Microsystems
  • Chemical Sensors and Microsystems
  • Bio/Biomedical Sensors and Microsystems
  • Medical Devices and Microsystems
  • Micro/Nano Fluidics
  • Actuators
  • RF MEMS/NEMS
  • Optical MEMS and Nano-Photonics
  • Energy and Power MEMS
  • Wireless sensor networks and sensors for Internet of Things (IoTs).

• Venue

APCOT 2018 will be held in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.



Hotels
On-campus hotel: Conference Lodge
Near campus hotel: Holidays Inn Express & Crown Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East
(Shuttle will be provided)

• Program Schedule

Program schedule will be out soon.

• Committees

Steering Committee Member for APCOT 2018
No. Name Affiliation Country
APCOT2016 General Chair
& APCOT 2018 ISC Chair
Kazuaki Sawada Toyohashi University of Technology Japan
Members Enakshi Bhattacharya  Indian Institute of Technology  Madras Indian
  Hiroyuki Fujita The University of Tokyo Japan
  I-Yu Huang National Sun Yat-sen University Taiwan
  Tie Li SIMIT, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
  Anurat Wisitsoraat National Electronics and Computer Technology Center  Thailand
  Chengkuo Lee National University of Singapore Singapore
  Aron Michael Woldeghiorgis University of New South Wales Australia
General Co-Chair of APCOT2018 Ching-Hsiang Cheng The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong
  Zai-Fa Zhou Southeast University China
  Seong Ho Kong Kyungpook National University Korea
  Chang-Wook Baek Chung-Ang University
C21
Korea
  Sheng-Shian Li National Tsing Hua University Taiwan
   Alongkorn Pimpin Chulalongkorn University Thailand
  Guangya Zhou National University of Singapore Singapore
Advisoty Board Members
No. Name Affiliation Country
  Duk-Dong Lee Korean National Uinversity Korea
  Yu-Cheng Lin National Cheng Kung University Taiwan
  Ai-Qun Liu Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Chair of APCOT 2010 Adrian Keating University of Western Australia Australia
  Zhaoying Zhou Tsinghua University China
Chair of APCOT 2012 Qing-An Huang Southeast University China
Co-Chair of APCOT 2014 James Jungho Pak Korea University Korea
Co-Chair of APCOT 2014 Jang-Kyoo  Shin Kyungpook National University Korea
APCOT2016 TPC Chair Satoshi Konishi Ritsumeikan University Japan
Ex-Officials
No. Name Affiliation Country
  Makoto Ishida Toyohashi University of Technology Japan
General Co-Chair of APCOT2018 Yi-Kuen Lee Hong Kong University of Science & Technology Hong Kong
  Mana Sriyudthsak Chulalongkorn University Thailand
  Sang Sik Yang Ajou University Korea
  Ning Xi City University of Hong Kong Hong Kong
  Weileun Fang National Tsinghua University Taiwan
  Yong-Jun Kim Yonsei University Korea
  Shan-Hong Xia IE, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
  Sundarrajan Asokan Indian Institute of Science Indian