Department of Biomedical Engineering
Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
Faculty Mentor, Biophysics Program
Member, Center for Regenerative Medicine and Cell Based Therapies
OSU Medical Center
Biomedical Research Tower
318, 460 W 12th Avenue (office)
340 C, D, 460 W 12th Avenue (lab)
275 Bevis Hall, 1080 Carmack Road
Columbus, OH, 43210
Research interests: To meet the emerging needs for disease early diagnosis and treatment, Dr. Zhang's laboratory has made significant investment towards more disease-oriented research. Dr. Zhang's lab is employing their nanoparticle and robotics expertises to pursue research on diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and Alzheimer's disease.
Research goals: Continuing research on bio-inspired nanoparticles and bio-inspired swimming robots.
Education: D.Sc., 2000, Washington University in St. Louis, USA.
Ph.D., 1996, Zhejiang University, P. R. China.
MS in BioEngineering, 2007, Stanford University, CA, USA.
MS in Electrical Engineering, 2007, Stanford University, CA, USA.
MS in Mechanical Engineering, 1994, Zhejiang University, P. R. China.
B.Eng in Mechanical Engineering, 1990, Zhejiang University, P. R. China.
Honors/Awards: Research Fellow Award. College of Engineering. The University of Tennessee, 2013.
Young Investigator Award. Office of Naval Research. Department of Defense, 2011.
Research Fellow Award. College of Engineering. The University of Tennessee, 2011.
Innovation Merit Award. Life Sciences & Chemical Analysis Division, Agilent Technologies, 2005.
Boeing Distinguished Speaker. The University of Missouri--Rolla, 2004.
Early Career Award (Government/Industry). IEEE Robotics and Automation Society, 2003.
Zhu Kezhen Scholarship. Zhejiang University, 1996.