Chao Zhang received a B.S. degree from the Chongqing University (CQU, Chongqing, China) in 2003 and Ph.D. degrees from Technology University of Belfort-Montbéliard (UTBM, Sevenans, France) and Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU, Xi'an, China) in 2008. From September 2007 to January 2009, he worked as a Teaching Research Assistant (ATER) at Technology University of Belfort-Montbéliard. Since February 2009, he is a Postdoctoral Researcher and then a Senior Researcher in Research Institute for Materials Science and Engineering of University of Mons (UMons, Mons, Belgium). From 2014, he serves as a Professor at Yangzhou University (YZU, Yangzhou, China). His research interests include thermal-sprayed coatings, sputtered films, and wet chemical films for functional layers, especially for the applications of solid oxide fuel cells and chemical gas sensors.
Biography Updated on 2 August 2014