Dr. Warsito Purwo Taruno, M.Eng.
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Biography. Dr. Warsito Purwo Taruno, M.Eng., the founder of CTECH Labs EdWar Technology and its current CEO, has morethan 20 years of experience in the field of tomography. He earned his Bachelor's and Master's degreed in Chemical Engineering and his PhD in Electrical Engineering from Shizouka University, Japan. One of his research milestones is the invention of Electrical Capacitance Volume Tomography (ECVT) in 2004 during his research appointment at Ohio State University. Dr. Warsito is a faculty member at the department of physics at Universitas indonesia. He was a visiting professor at King Saud University, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, and Shizouka University. Dr. Warsito has authored more than 100 scientific papers and filled 8 patents. He currently serves as the chairman of the Society of Indonesian Scientist and Engineers (MITI) since 2004. He previously served as a deputy minister of Research and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia in 2009-2011. He currently serves as voluntary reviewer at IEEE Sensors Journal, Measurement Science and Technology (IOP), Flow Measurement and Instrumentation (Elsevier), and a member of Scientific Committee of the Society of Industrial Process Tomography.