Invited Lectures

Conference Lectures
  • Wen J. Li, Keynote Speaker, “Super-Resolution Lenses for Rapid and Large Area 3D Nanoscale Imaging”, 5th International Conference on Manipulation, Manufacturing and Measurement on the Nanoscale (3M-NANO 2015), Changchun, China, October 5-9, 2015.
  • Wen J. Li, Distinguished Lecturer, “Rapid Determination of Single Cancer Cell Mass and State by Opto-electrokinetics”, The 19th Annual Conference of HKSTAM 2015, March 28, 2015, Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR.
  • Wen J. Li, Keynote Speaker, The 2nd International Forum on Micro Manufacturing, Guangzhou, China, December 18, 2012. 
  • Wen J. Li, Keynote Speaker, 3M-NANO (Int. Conf. on Manipulation, Manufacturing, and Measurement on the Nanoscale), August 29-Sept 1, 2012, Xi’an, China.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, IEEE-NANOMED 2011, Jeju, Korea, November 11, 2011.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanosystems Symposium, Wuhan, China, November 4, 2011.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, “ODEP Based Nano-fabrication of Bio-Polymers”, Symposium on “Applications of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials on Medical Devices”, Hong Kong Conv. and Exh. Center, Hong Kong, September 30, 2011.
  • Wen J. Li, Keynote Speaker, “Advanced Applications of Human-Motion-Recognition Using MEMS Motion Sensors”, 13th Nano and Microsystem Technology Conference, Taiwan, July 9-10, 2009.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, IARP Workshop on Service Robotics and Nanorobotics, Beijing, China, October 27-29, 2009.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, 2009 International Conference & Exhibition on Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials, May 5-7, 2009, Hong Kong SAR, China.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, International Forum on Lab on Chip, Guilin, China, November 20-21, 2008.
  • Wen J. Li, Special Invited Speaker, International Conference on Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, December 11-13, 2007
  • Wen J. Li, Special Invited Speaker, Medical Forum – Nanotechnology for Medical and Healthcare Applications, Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology, November 23, 2007.
  • Wen J. Li, Plenary Speaker, The 24th Sensor Symposium on Sensors, Micromachines and Applied Systems, Tokyo, Japan, October 16-17, 2007.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, 12th World Micromachine Summit, April 27-29, Beijing, China.
  • Wen J. Li, Keynote Speaker, “Reversible and Ultra-Low-Power Alcohol Vapor Sensors based on Functionalized CNT Elements “, The 2nd International Symposium on Micro and Nano Technology, Hsinchu, Taiwan, March 29-31, 2006.
  • Wen J. Li, Special Invited Speaker, “Towards Fabrication of CNT-based Large-Scale-Integrated (LSI) Sensor Arrays”, The 2nd International Meeting on Microsensors and Microsystems, Tainan, Taiwan, 15-18 January 2006.
  • Wen J. Li, Keynote Speaker, “Carbon Nanotubes as Thermal Sensing Elements”, 11th International Workshop on Thermal Investigations of  ICs and Systems”, Belgirate, Lake Maggiore, Italy, 27-30 September 2005.
  • Wen J. Li, Plenary Speaker, “Micro-Robotics and Nano-Fluidics: Critical Technologies to Building LSI Nanosystems”,  IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2005), Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Aug 04, 2005 .
  • Wen J. Li, Special Invited Speaker, “Fabrication of Large CNT Sensing Arrays by Pico-Liter Fluidic Spotting and Dielectrophoretic Manipulation”, The International Conference on Bio-Nano-Informatics Fusion, Los Angeles, CA, USA, July 21, 2005.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, “Impending Applications of MEMS and Nanotechnology in Footwear Development”, Application of Science in Footwear Research and Development Conference, Hong Kong, China, August 18, 2005.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, LNM Annual Academic Seminar, CAS, Beijing, China, December 2004.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, 3rd Cross Strait Workshop on Nano Science and Nanotechnology, April 27-29, 2004, Hua-Lian, Taiwan.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, Driving on the Technology Highway of Hong Kong, a Joint Program with HKCCMA, AHKEA, HKOEA, and TechMart, organized by the Hong Kong Productivity Council, March 08, 2004.
  • Wen J. Li and Zhaoyin Zhou, Invited Speaker, “Micro Energy Systems: Research and Development Activities in China”, PowerMEMS 2002, Tsukuba, Japan, November 12-13, 2002.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, “Development of a Force-Reflection System for Micro-Assembly of Surface MEMS structures”, 2nd Joint China-Korea Workshop on Robotics, Shenyang, Liaoning, China, June 2002.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, “Design and Development Issues of Micro Cellular Manipulators”, International Workshop on Bio Robotics and Teleoperation, Beijing, China, May 27-30, 2001.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, “Dynamical Modeling and Simulation of a Laser-micromachined Vibration-based Micro Power Generator”, Advanced Workshop on Intelligent Microsystems, Institute Mechanics, CAS, Beijing, China, September 14-15, 2000.
  • Antony W. T. Ho, King W. C. Lai, Wen J. Li, Imad Elhajj, and Ning Xi, Invited Speaker, “Development of A Bone Reaming System Using Micro Sensors For Internet Force-feedback Control”, Workshop of Service Robotics and Automation, Hong Kong, June 19-21, 2000.
  • Wen J. Li, Honorary Speaker, “Microsystems Technologies and Applications”, IEE Precision Manufacturing Subgroup Meeting, Hong Kong, July 31, 1999.
  • Wen J. Li, Invited Speaker, “Microelectromechanical Systems Session: Future Perspective and International Collaboration”, The 107th Xiangshan Scientific Symposium on Telescience and Robotics, Hong Kong, November 13, 1999.
  • W. J. Li, F. F. Hui, Y. Zohar, Invited Speaker, “An Introduction to MEMS Technology: Design and Compatibility Issues for BioMed Applications”, 20th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Hong Kong, October 29, 1998.
Invited Seminars (partial list)
  • Wen J. Li, “Optically-Induced Electrokinetics: A Digital Path to Cancer Cell Manipulation, Patterning, and Differentiation”,  Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada, March 13, 2015.
  • Wen J. Li, “Optically-Induced Electrokinetics: A Digital Path to Cancer Cell Manipulation, Patterning, and Differentiation”, Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Waterloo, Canada, March 11, 2015.
  • Wen J. Li, “Towards Bio-marking of Cells Using Optically-Induced Electrokinetics”, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA, October 2012.
  • Wen J. Li, “Fabrication of Micro Polymer Structures by Electrokinetics”, November 9, 2011, POSTECH, Busan, Korea.
  • Wen J. Li, “Fabrication of Micro Polymer Structures by Optically-Induced Dieletrophoresis”, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Dalian, China, August 2011.
  • Wen J. Li, Nagoya University, Japan, July 8, 2008.
  • Wen J. Li, ASTRI (Hong Kong Science Park), Hong Kong, May 21, 2008.
  • Wen J. Li, Peking University, April 2008.
  •  Wen J. Li, University of Southern California, April 2008.
  • Wen J. Li, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH, Zurich), October 2008.
  • Wen J. Li, Beijing Institute of Technology, December 2004.
  • Wen J. Li, Xiamen University (南强学术讲座), October 12, 2004.
  • Wen J. Li, “Sensing and Actuation in the Micro Environments: Automated Micro-Assembly and Micro Cellular Manipulation”, Zhejiang University, Hanzhou, China, June 2002.
  • Wen J. Li, “Polymer-based Micro Sensors and Actuators for Micromanipulation”, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, May 2002.
  • Wen J. Li, “Micro Sensors and Actuators for Robotics Applications”, Shenyang Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, Liaoning, China, April 2002.
  • Wen J. Li. “Dynamical Modeling and Simulation of a Laser-micromachined Vibration-based Micro Power Generator”, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China, December 2001.
  • Wen J. Li, Micro Power Generator for Distributed Micro Sensors, Shenyang Institute of Automation, CAS,  Shenyang, China, July 10, 2000.
  • Wen J. LI, Micro Power Generator for Distributed Micro Sensors, Institute of Intelligent Machines, CAS, Hefei, Anhui, China, July 3, 2000.
  • Wen J. Li, “Integrated Laser-micromachined Vibration-induced Power Generator”, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong, April 7, 2000.
  • Wen J. Li, “Integrated Micro Sensors with Wireless Transmission and On-Chip Power Generator”, invited seminar at the Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA, December 13, 1999.