Dr Zhiqiang Zhang

Profile

Since March 2016, I have been an academic staff at University of Leeds, where I hold a joint position in Body Sensor Network for Healthcare and Robot between School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering and School of Mechanical Engineering. I received my Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2010. Upon completion of my Ph.D. degree, I then moved to Imperial College London working as a research associate for five and half years. 

My primary research interests are applying wearable/pervasive sensing technologies into healthcare and wellbeing research, with emphasis on wearable human motion analysis for different patients groups. Meanwhile, I am also interested in exoskeleton rehab robots and prosthetics control using wearable sensors.

For more information, please vist my personal website at: http://www.leeds-zhiqiang.com

 

Research interests

Body sensor network,embedded systems, wearable sensing, statistic signal processing, sensor fusion, bio-mechanics, machine learning, big data, gait analysis, rehabiliation

Research groups and institutes

  • Institute of Design, Robotics and Optimisation
  • Institute of Robotics, Autonomous Systems and Sensing
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Projects
    <li><a href="//phd.leeds.ac.uk/project/294-development-of-energy-harvesting-technologies">Development of Energy Harvesting Technologies</a></li> <li><a href="//phd.leeds.ac.uk/project/295-development-of-soft-muscles">Development of soft muscles</a></li> <li><a href="//phd.leeds.ac.uk/project/300-human-neuromuscular-biomechanical-modeling">Human neuromuscular biomechanical modeling</a></li>