About RPGR


The annual international conference on “Recent Progress in Graphene and 2D materials Research” is being held in Bengaluru, India this time. RPGR 2023 will bring together 2D materials experts, rising stars and industry representatives from India and abroad. 

The conference will capture the latest and most impactful developments in the field. At the same time, it will enable the delegates to receive a deeper perception of how this rich field is rapidly evolving, where the biggest challenges lie, and what the future outlooks are.

RPGR is the foremost conference focused on graphene and novel two-dimensional materials in the Asia-Pacific region.”


The previous conferences have been held at various places, reflecting the diverse range of the participating scientists.

The 14th instance is being held in Bengaluru, India. With the inclusion of Indian participants, RPGR 2023 will host a significantly larger number of participants than the recent editions of RPGR.


Michael Fuhrer

Monash University, Australia

Hongtao Yuan

Nanjing University, China

Wang Yao

The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Arindam Ghosh

Indian Institute of Science,

Taiichi Otsuji,

Tohoku University, Japan

Kazutomo Suenaga

Osaka University, Japan

Yoshihiro Iwasa

The University of Tokyo,

Tomoki Machida

The University of Tokyo,

Hiroki Ago

Kyushu University, Japan

Zheng Liu

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Jong Hyun Ahn

Yonsei University, Korea

Hyeonsik Cheong

Sogang University, Korea

Young-Woo Son

Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Korea

Chun-Wei Chen

National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Mei-Yin Chou

Academia Sinica, Taiwan

Minn-Tsong Lin

National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Wen-Hao Chang

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Kostya Ostrikov

Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Francesca Iacopi

University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Wencai Ren

Institute of Metal Research, China

Hong-Jun Gao

Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Yuanbo Zhang

Fudan University, China

Mandar Deshmukh

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India

P. S. Anil Kumar

Indian Institute of Science,

Bárbaros Özyilmaz

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Kian Ping Loh

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Sung-Yool Choi

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

Seongjun Park

Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Korea

Won Jong Yoo

Sungkyunkwan University,

Po-Wen Chiu

National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan