13th International Conference on

Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine

Theme: Exploring new Ideas in regenerative medicine to treat degenerative diseases

OCM for Tissue Engineering Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Peter A. Everts

Chief Scientific Officer
EmCyte Corporation
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Heinrich Planck

CEO
Polymedics Innovtions GmbH
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Professor Oleksandr Kukharchuk

Director
Research Director ReeLabs Pvt. Ltd.,
India

Biography Research Interest

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Ken Yaegaki

Professor
Nippon Dental University
Japan

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Takashi Tsuji

Professor
Tokyo University of Science
Japan

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Xiao-Dong Chen

Professor
University of Texas Health Science Center
USA

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Joseph Purita

Director
Institute of Regenerative and Molecular Orthopedics
USA

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Chapel Alain

Professor
Institut of Radiation and Nuclear safety
France

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Kara E McCloskey

Associate Professor
University of California-Merced
USA

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Véronique Migonney

Professor
Laboratory LBPS/CSPBAT UMR CNRS 7244, University Paris 13
France

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Shaik O. Rahaman

Professor
University of Maryland
USA

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Dr. B S Rajput

Vice President
Stem cell society of India
India

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Tanzi Maria Cristina

Professor
INSTM, Politecnico di Milano
Italy

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Organizing Committee - Regenerative Medicine 2017

OCM Member

Dennis M Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

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Claire Henchcliffe

Associate Professor
Weill Cornell Medical College
USA

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Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director
IASO Maternity & Research Hospital
Athens, Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pedro Morouço

Associate Professor
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria
Portugal

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OCM Member

Jyh-Ping Chen

Professor
Chang Gung University
Taiwan

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OCM Member

Sandeep Shrivastava

Dean and Professor
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical
Sciences, India

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Organizing Committee - Regenerative Medicine 2016

OCM Member

Werner Mohl

Professor
Medical University of Vienna
Austria

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Kristin Comella

Chief Scientific Officer
Bioheart Inc.
USA

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Scott L. Nyberg

Professor
Mayo Clinic
USA

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Jane Lebkowski

Chief Scientific Officer
Asterias Biotherapeutics
USA

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Esmaiel Jabbari

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

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Bertha Chen

Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine
United States

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OCM Member

Dennis M Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

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Andrzej Lange

Professor
Lower Silesian Center for Cellular Transplantation & National Bone Marrow Donor Registry
Poland

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Giacomo Cao

Professor
University of Cagliari
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director
Flow Cytometry - Research & Regenerative Medicine Department
IASO Maternity & Research Hospital Athens
Greece

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OCM Member

Giorgio Calori Maria

Chairman
University of Milan
Italy

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Ewa Zuba-Surma

Professor
Jagiellonian University
Poland

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Y. James Kang

Professor
University of Louisville
USA

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Xiaohe Yang

Associate Professor
North Carolina Central University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Murugan Ramalingam

Associate Professor
Christian Medical College and Hospital
India

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OCM Member

Kowit-Yu Chong

Associate Professor
Chang Gung University
Taiwan

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Ryang Hwa Lee

Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University
USA

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Pedro Morouço

Assistant Professor
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria
Portugal

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Organizing Committee - Regenerative Medicine-2015

OCM Member

Giorgio Calori Maria

Chairman
University of Milan
Italy

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Babak Kateb

President
Brain Mapping Foundation
USA

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Giacomo Cao

Professor
University of Cagliari
Italy

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Joseph Purita

Director
Regenerative and Molecular Orthopedics
USA

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Gordon Blunn

Professor
University College London
UK

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Dennis Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

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Jan Oxholm Gordeladze

Professor
University of Oslo
Norway

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Kristin Comella

Chief Scientific Officer
Bioheart Inc.
USA

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OCM Member

Ion N. Mihailescu

Professor
National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics
Romania

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Peter Hollands

Chief Scientific Officer
Wide Cells Ltd
UK

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Prakash Kulkarni

Associate Professor
University of Maryland
USA

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Paolo Ferruti

Professor
University of Milan
Italy

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OCM Member

Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anand Ramamurthi

Associate Professor
Cleveland Clinic
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Shuanhu Zhou

Associate Scientist
Harvard Medical School
USA

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OCM Member

Nelson R.Pinto

Professor
University of the Andes
Chile

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Tissue Science 2017

OCM Member

Charles F Mahl MD FACS FICS

surgeons
Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cells
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Karin Schütze

Director
CellTool GmbH
GERMANY

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OCM Member

Aijun Wang

Assistant Professor,Co-Director
University of California
USA

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Panayiotis Zavos

chief scientist
The Andrology Institute of America
USA

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Heiko Zimmerman

Director and Head of Fraunhofer IBMT
Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering
Germany

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OCM Member

Robin C. Muise-Helmericks

Assistant Professor
Medical University of South Carolina
USA

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OCM Member

Anand Ramamurthi

Associate Professor
Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute
USA

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James H. Holmes IV

Director
WFBMC Burn Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Christiani Amorim 

Professor
Catholic University of Louvain – UCL
Brussels – Belgium

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Iman Noshadi

Assistant Professor
Rowan University
USA

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Ivana Haunerová

Quality Assessor
State Institute for Drug Control,
Czech Republic

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Tissuescience 2016

OCM Member

Youyang Zhao

Professor
University of Illinois
USA

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Esmaiel Jabbari

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Fariba Dehghani

Professor
University of Sydney
Australia

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Diana Ivankovic

Professor
Anderson University
USA

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Roger R. Markwald

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

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Jia-Qiang He

Assistant Professor
University of Virgina Maryland
USA

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David T. Harris

Professor
University of Arizona
USA

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George Perry

Professor and Dean
University of Texas
USA

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Boris N. Chichkov

Head
Laser Zentrum Hannover University
Germany

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Murugan Ramalingam

Professor
Christian Medical College
India

Biography Research Interest

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Hannele Ruohola-Baker

Professor and Associate Director
University of Washington
USA

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Xiaohe Yang

Associate Professor
North Carolina Central University
USA

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OCM Member

John R. McCarrey

Professor and Distinguished University Chair
University of Texas
USA

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Alina Sionkowska

Professor
Nicolaus Copernicus University
Poland

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Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Tissue Science-2014

OCM Member

Denis Barritault

President, OTR3
Emeritus Professor
University Paris-Est Creteil
France
Tel: 336-641-00550
OTR3, France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mahin Khatami

National Institutes of Health (retired)
USA
Tel: 301-469-0111
National Institutes of Health, USA

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Hala Zreiqat

Professor
University of Sydney
Australia
Tel: 612-9351-2392  
University of Sydney, Australia

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Giacomo Cao

Professor
Department of Mechanical, Chemical and Materials Engineering
University of Cagliari
Italy
Tel: 39-329-8606817
University of Cagliari, Italy

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OCM Member

Jan O. Gordeladze

Professor
University of Oslo
Norway
Tel: 47-917-01076
University of Oslo, Norway

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Cornelia Kasper

Professor
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences
Austria
Tel: 43-1-47654-65571
Fax: 43-1-47654-6675
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Austria

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Ornella Parolini

President
IPLASS(International Placenta Stem Cell Society)
Italy
Tel: 39-030-2455-754
IPLASS, Italy

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Prakash Kulkarni

Associate Professor
Institute for Bioscience & Biotechnology Research
University of Maryland
USA
Tel: 410-531-6930
University of Maryland, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christoph Brochhausen

Senior Lecturer
REPAIR-lab
Institute of Pathology
Germany
Tel: 49-6131-1773-07
Institute of Pathology, Germany

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OCM Member

Zvi Nevo

Professor Emeritus
Department of Human Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry
Tel Aviv University
Israel
Tel: 972-52-8-596659
Tel Aviv University, Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marjo-Yliperttula

Professor
Division of the Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
University of Helsinki
Finland
Tel: 358-919159141
University of Helsinki, Finland

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Meital Zilberman

Professor
Tel Aviv University
Israel
Tel: 972-3-640-5842
Fax: 972-3-640-7939
Tel Aviv University, Israel

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Sanjukta Deb

Professor
Department of Biomaterials, Biomimetics and Biophotonics
King\'s College
UK
Tel: 44-207-1881820
Kings College, UK

Biography Research Interest

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Ramon Llull

Director
Stem Center
Palma de Mallorca
Spain
Tel: 34-670-863-648
Stem Center, Spain

Biography Research Interest

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Lars-Peter Kamolz

Professor and Director
Division of Plastic
Esthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Austria
Tel: 43-676-556-4336
Reconstructive Surgery, Austria

Biography Research Interest

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Anand Ramamurthi

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Cleveland Clinic
USA
Tel: 216-444-4326
Fax: 216-444-9198
Cleveland Clinic, USA

Biography Research Interest

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Ana Colette Mauricio

Professor
Department of Veterinary Clinics
ICBAS-Universidade do Porto
Portugal
Tel: 351-9190-71286
ICBAS-Universidade do Porto, Portugal

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Charles P Unsworth

Senior Lecturer
University of Auckland
New Zealand
Tel: 64-09-373-7599
University of Auckland, New Zealand

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Huanxiang Zhang

Professor
Department of Cell Biology
Medical College of Soochow University
China
Tel: 86-512-6588-0277
Medical College of Soochow University, China

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Ipsita Roy

Reader and Professor
University of Westminster
UK
Tel: 44-780-9211904
Fax: 44-207-8115087
University of Westminster, UK

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Neslihan Alemdar

Assistant ProfessorMarmara University
Turkey
Marmara University, Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Stem Cell Congress 2017

OCM Member

Hazem Barmada

Professor
Mississippi Stem Cell Treatment Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Dennis Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nilanjana Maulik

Professor
University of Connecticut Health Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Simone Spuler

Professor
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Germany

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Lenger Karin

Professor
Institute for Scientific Homeopathy
Germany

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Organizing Committee - Stem Cell Congress 2016

OCM Member

Athanasios (Sakis) Mantalaris

Professor
Imperial College London
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Denis Barritault

President
University Paris-Est Creteil and OTR
France

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Jane Lebkowski

President
Asterias Biotherapeutics
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Mary Mehrnoosh Eshaghian Wilner

Professor
University of California
USA

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Dennis Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Esmaiel Jabbari

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Taihua Wang

CEO
Interventional Hospital of Shandong Red Cross Society and Cell Biotechnology Co. Ltd
China

Biography Research Interest

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Guillermo Estivill-Torrús

Principal Investigator
Biomedical Research Institute of Málaga (IBIMA)
Spain

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Petra Reinke

Professor
Berlin-Brandenburg School for Regenerative Therapies
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Gang Zheng

Professor
University of Toronto
Canada

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Y. James Kang

Professor
University of Louisville
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director
Flow Cytometry-Research and Regenerative Medicine Department , IASO Hospital
Greece

Biography Research Interest

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Verdon Taylor

Professor
University of Basel
Switzerland

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Khalild shah

Associate Professor
Harvard Medical Schoo
USA

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Ludmila B Buravkova

Professor
Russian Acadeny of Sciences
Russia

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Xiushan Wu

Professor
Hunan Normal University
China

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Gergana Dobreva

Professor
Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Germany

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Ping Hu

Professor
Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

Biography Research Interest

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Itamar Barash

Director
Institute of Animal Science Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center,
Israel

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Organizing Committee - Cell Science 2017

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Larry F. Lemanski

Professor
Texas A&M University,Texas
USA

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Mustafa Akcelik

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

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Jiun Hong Chen

Professor
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

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Admon Arie

Professor
Technion Israel Institute of Technology
Israel

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