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

 

Research Group Members

Current group members:

Han Dr Han Zhang, Senior Lecturer in Materials Science

Shanshan Dr Shanshan Huo, Postdoctoral Research Associate in Multifunctional Composites

Tom Thomas Thorn, 3rd year PhD candidate, project entitled "Multifunctional composites with integrated sensing and easy repairing capabilities"

Yushen Yushen Wang, 2nd yar PhD candidate, project entitled "Energy efficient manufacturing of multifunctional fibre reinforced composites"

Shahed Shahed Ekbatani, 2nd year PhD candidate, project entitled "Nano-engineered hierarchical natural fibre composites"

Research Assistants

Dr Huo
HUO, Shanshan

Current PhD Projects

Thesis Title
3D printed metamaterials for functional applications
Design and development of fibre-based piezoelectric energy harvesters
Energy efficient manufacturing of multifunctional fibre reinforced composites
Ferroelectric Polymers
Ferroelectric polymers
High performance thermoelectric materials
Investigating Pyroresistive Conductive Polymer Composites with Improved Thermal Stability
Multifunctional composites with integrated sensing and easy repairing capabilities
Nano-engineered Smart Coatings for Multifunctional Composites
Seaweed-based nanocomposites for packaging applications
Spider silk bio-inspired composites for high thermal and mechanical properties
Strain engineering of polymer nanocomposites reinforced with 2D materials
Sustainable High-Performance Composites
The Systematic Design and Fabrication of Applied Superhydrophobic Materials