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W.J. (Chris) Zhang B.E., B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., P.Eng. Professor (On Sabbatical) Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering

Room 2B34 Engineering Building
57 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, SK
S7N 5A9

Research Area(s)

  • Mechanical Design
  • Manufacturing
  • Dynamic System and Control
  • MEMS
  • Informatics
  • Robotics

Research Group(s)

  • Advanced Engineering Design and Manufacturing
  • Control Systems, Robotics, and Fluid Power


Education and Experience

B.Sc. (ECUST, China), M.Sc. (DonHua, China), Ph.D. (TU Delft), P.Eng.

Specialization: Design, Manufacturing, Biomechatronics, Dynamic System and Control, MEMS, Informatics, Robotics, Socio-tech systems.

Current Projects (Selected)

  1. Resilient physical systems: towards a new paradigm for systems design and control
  2. Micro and Nano accuracy and precision system;
  3. CNT-based biosensors;
  4. Nano-robotics;
  5. Human-assistive robotics;
  6. Networked critical infrastructure systems: modeling and simulation;
  7. Nano drug delivery systems;
  8. Modeling of human cognitive behaviour for health and education.