University of Birmingham Zhibing Zhang

By | 21st April 2017

University of Birmingham Zhibing Zhang

University of Birmingham crest

Zhibing Zhang

Professor Zhibing Zhang BSc, MSc, PhD, CEng, FIChemE

School of Chemical Engineering
Professor of Chemical Engineering
Deputy Director of the China Institute, University of Birmingham

Contact details

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 5334
Fax
+ 44 (0) 121 414 5324
Email
z.zhang@bham.ac.uk
Address
Chemical Engineering
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Professor Zhang has built an international reputation for developing original work on micromanipulation of single micro-/nanoparticles and encapsulation/bioencapsulation with applications in chemical, food, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, household care and human/oral care industries.

Professor Zhang is a member of the Editorial Boards of Journal of Microencapsulation and Artificial Cells, Blood Substitutes and Biotechnology, Senior Editor of Cogent Engineering (Chemical Engineering), EPSRC Peer Review College and Engineering Panel, an Overseas Assessor of Chinese Academy of Sciences, an Accreditation Assessor and member of Education and Accreditation Forum of IChemE.

He has authored and co-authored over 130 journal papers and 260 other publications (refereed conference papers, book chapters, conference presentations, patent, etc).

Qualifications

  • DSc, University of Birmingham, UK, 2. 2016
  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China, 2.1988
  • MSc, Chemical Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China, 3.1985
  • BSc, Chemical Engineering, 1st Class Equivalent, Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, China, 7.1982

Biography

  • Industrial Secondment in Granutec, Germany, 10.2010 & 3.2011
  • Industrial Secondment in Procter & Gamble, 7.2007-11.2007
  • Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, 10.2004-
  • Visiting Professor, Ecole des Mines d’Albi-Carmaux, Albi, France, 5.2003-9.2003
  • Reader in Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, 10.2001-9.2004
  • Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering 10.1999-9.2001
  • Lecturer, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, 8.1995 -9.1999
  • Research Fellow (RF2), School of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, 10.1994 – 7.1995
  • Research Fellow (RA1A), School of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, 10.1990 – 9.1994
  • Honorary Research Fellow, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, 9.1989 – 9.1990
  • Lecturer, UNILAB Research Centre for Chemical Reaction Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, China, 4.1988 – 9.1989
  • Researcher Fellow, UNILAB Research Centre for Chemical Reaction Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, China, 2.1988 – 4.1988

Other activities

  • Consultancy and technical services to companies