Dr Han Zhang

Senior Lecturer, Materials Science at Queen Mary University of London

Han is a Senior Lecturer in Materials Science at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), and heads the Composites research group at QMUL. His experience in the field of composites range from manufacturing to characterization of advanced polymer 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. In 2021, he has been appointed as the member of the EPSRC Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research.

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