Invited Speakers


Prof. Huan Yu
College of Earth Sciences, Chengdu University of Technology, China


Huan Yu is thecommittee member of Digital Mountain Committee of International Society of Digital Earth,committee member of Mountain Resource Committee of China Society of Natural Resources andlifetime member of Chinese Society for Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry.He received a doctorate in geographic information science and mainly focused on the landscape geochemistry study using geospatial techniques, remote sensing for ecological environment, and intelligent space-time simulation of surface landscape evolution.

As the project leader, he presided over 21 projects, such as the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the China Postdoctoral Science Fund, the National Ecological Environment Changes Monitoring by Remote Sensing, Sichuan Province Postdoctoral Research Project Special Fund and other national and provincial projects; As the first author, he published 47 papers in the "Journal Geographic Exploration", "Environmental Geochemistry and Health", "International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications", "The Scientific World Journal", "Journal of Image and Graphics", "Geoderma", "Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science", and other peer-reviewed publications indexed by SCI, EI, or CSCD.

Areas of interest: geographic information system, remote sensing, landscape geochemistry, ecological environment protection,sustainable development and utilization of natural resources.

 

 

 

 

 

Asst. Prof. Ramani Bai V.
Faculty of Engineering, Technology & Built Environment, UCSI University Kuala Lumpur Campus, West Malaysia

 

For being a Ph.D. in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in Dec 2004 and M.E in Water Resources Engineering and Management from Regional Engineering College, Trichy in Dec 1995, she has proved her exceptional calibre and outstanding performance in her chosen area of activity. Presently, she works as Asst. Professor in Civil Engineering Department of Faculty of Engineering, UCSI University Kuala Lumpur. She has worked as Programme Leader of Department of Engineering in Limkokwing University of Creative Technology. She was full Professor in the Linton University College and was the Associate Professor in Civil Engineering in the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. She has completed her service as Lecturer in University of Malaya in Malaysia for three years and three other Universities in India. She has successfully achieved a sponsored research grant of 1.085 Million RM and executed them as principal investigator. Overall, she has 27 years of significant service in the field of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering in various positions as academician, project leader (sponsored projects), researcher, engineering consultant, academic fellow, dissertation examiner, senior tutor, international project reviewer, referred journal reviewer, external examiner and resource person of one-day, two-day seminars. Her specialized areas of study and career are in Water resources systems, Hydrology, Water quality and water treatment, environment, Optimization, Computer modelling, Artificial Intelligence methods such as Fuzzy logic, Artificial Neural Networks and Neuro-fuzzy logic systems, image processing, Geographical Information systems. She has 2 textbooks, 21 journals (Scopus and Web of Science), 10 book chapters (Scopus and Web of Science), 42 Conference Proceedings (Peer-reviewed, Scopus and ISI), 12 seminar talks, 1 website, 6 software, 7 keynote addresses, 3 Press releases published. She has participated in 45 seminars, 20 workshops and organized 8 Seminars and workshops. Further she has 2 Patent granted, 2 Patents pending and 3 copyrights. Her name has been included in the International Who’s Who of the professionals 2011 Edition of United States of America. She has won 11 awards (1 Double-Gold, 2 Gold, 5 Silver and 3 bronze medals) in her field of specialization especially in Water and Environmental Engineering. She has been awarded the “Best Citizens of India Award”, by International Friendship Society, New Delhi in India in lieu of the yeoman services rendered with excellence in the chosen field of activity in 2012. She was honoured at the eve of Republic Day of India by granting “Hind Rattan Award” for her outstanding service, dedication, and contribution in the chosen area of research and being a Successful Non-Resident of India (as seen from the recent link under Nottingham academics win Hind Rattan Awards. Recently, she received the most Fabulous Global Knowledge Management Award at World HRD Congress in Mumbai, India in Feb 2020 and the Lifetime Golden Achievement Award, Bharat Rattan Publishing house, New Delhi in Jan 2021.