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Dr Han Zhang
MEng, PhD, PGCAP, FHEA, CEng, CSci, MIMMM

 
Dr Han Zhang

Senior Lecturer in Materials Science

+44 (0)20 7882 2726
Joseph Priestley 2.04, Mile End

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Expertise: Han's expertise in the field of composites range from design and manufacturing to characterization of advanced composites and nanocomposites, especially of multifunctional composites for future lightweight structural applications. His current research focuses on the sustainable development of advanced composites, including energy efficient sustainable manufacturing, integrated health monitoring and easy repairing functionalities for extended components' life.
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Affiliations: Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
Member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (MIMMM)
Chartered Engineer (CEng)
Chartered Scientist (CSci)
Member of the EPSRC Peer Review College

Brief Biography

Dr Han Zhang is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London. In 2021, he has been appointed as the member of the EPSRC Manufacturing the Future Early Career Forum (cohort 6).

His expertise in the field of composites range from design and manufacturing to characterization of advanced composites and nanocomposites, especially of multifunctional composites for future lightweight structural applications. His current research focuses on the sustainable development of advanced composites, including energy efficient sustainable manufacturing, integrated structural health monitoring, and easy repairing functionalities for extended components' life.

Han is the recipient of the 2010 RH Craven Award from Institute of Materials, Mineral and Mining (IOM3) for his excellence in polymer materials. He is actively engaged in outreach activities to promote Materials Science and Engineering to wider society, and is a core member of the UK inter-university group Discover Materials. Han is also the Senior Scientist in Composites at Nanoforce Technology Limited, a spin-out company wholly owned by QMUL.