Assistant Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering

Mingming Zhang, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, IEEE/ASME Member. His main research interests include Tactile sensing and feedback technology, intelligent control and human-computer interaction, wearable exoskeleton rehabilitation robots, and EMG/EEG based pattern recognition algorithms. He received the Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in 2015. From 2015 to 2016, he worked as a postdoc research fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Auckland. From early 2017 to 2018, he worked at CASTIOT LIMITED (Auckland) as a vice president in developing lower limb rehabilitation robotics. He was also employed as a visiting research fellow at the University of Auckland. He has authored over 30 academic papers published on peer-reviewed international journals in the fields of robotics, intelligent control, neural rehabilitation and biomechanics, including IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, Journal of Biomechanics, etc. His 23 patents have been applied or authorized as well. He also authored an academic book published by Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK).

Personal Profile

Bios:

Mingming Zhang, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology,  IEEE/ASME Member. His main research interests include Tactile sensing and feedback technology, intelligent control and human-computer interaction, wearable exoskeleton rehabilitation robots, and EMG/EEG based pattern recognition algorithms. He received the Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in 2015. From 2015 to 2016, he worked as a postdoc research fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Auckland. From early 2017 to 2018, he worked at CASTIOT LIMITED (Auckland) as a vice president in developing lower limb rehabilitation robotics. He was also employed as a visiting research fellow at the University of Auckland. He has 38 academic papers published on peer-reviewed international journals in the fields of robotics, intelligent control, neural rehabilitation and biomechanics, including IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, Journal of Biomechanics, etc. His 34 patents have been applied or authorized as well. He also authored an academic book published by Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK).

Education Background:

2012-2016, Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

2009-2011, M. S. in Mechatronics, Chongqing University

2005-2009, B. S. in Mechanical Engineering, Henan University of Science and Technology

Work Experience:

August of 2018-Present, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology

2017-2018, Visiting Research Fellow, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

2017-2018, Vice President, CASTIOT LIMITED (Auckland), New Zealand

2015-2016, Postdoc Fellow, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland, New Zealand

Honors and Rewards:

IEEE/ASME Member

Lead Guest Editor, Advances in Mechanical Engineering (SCI Journal)

Associate Editor,2018 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (Auckland), 2019 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (Hong Kong)

Invited Reviewer for IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Neural System and Rehabilitation Engineering, Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, etc

Research

His main research interests include Tactile sensing and feedback technology, intelligent control and human-computer interaction, wearable exoskeleton rehabilitation robots, and EMG/EEG based pattern recognition algorithms.


Teaching

Main course: Theoretical Mechanics


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He has authored over 30 academic papers published on peer-reviewed international journals in the fields of robotics, intelligent control, neural rehabilitation and biomechanics, including IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, Journal of Biomechanics, etc. His 34 patents have been applied or authorized as well. He also authored an academic book published by Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK).

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Director of the NeuroRehabilitation Robotics Lab:Mingming Zhang, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, also the PI of NeuroRehabilitation Robotics Lab, IEEE/ASME Member. His main research interests include tactile perception and feedback technology, intelligent control and human-computer interaction, wearable exoskeleton rehabilitation robot, and intelligent recognition algorithm based on EMG/EEG. He received the Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in 2015. From 2015 to 2016, he worked as a postdoc research fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Auckland. From early 2017 to 2018, he worked at CASTIOT LIMITED (Auckland) as a vice president in developing lower limb rehabilitation robotics. He was also employed as a visiting research fellow at the University of Auckland. He has authored over 30 academic papers published on peer-reviewed international journals in the fields of robotics, intelligent control, neural rehabilitation and biomechanics, including IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, Journal of Biomechanics, etc. His 34 patents have been applied or authorized as well. He also authored an academic book published by Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK).

Job Openings in Rehabilitation Robotics and Intelligent Interaction: (1 Research Assistant Professor Position, 2 Postdoc Positions, 1 Research Assistant Position, and 1 PhD candidate position)

The NeuroRehabilitation Robotics Lab of Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is seeking researchers with a strong background in rehabilitation robotics to develop advanced control systems for robotic therapy. Candidates should have expertise in physical human robot interaction, biomechanics of human walking and dynamic systems modelling.

Our Lab is developing novel rehabilitation robotic systems to provide physical therapy with intelligent interaction for individuals with neurological impairments. Our systems involves brain signals, eyes’ motion, bilateral human limbs, robotic system with haptic feedback, which work together for optimal robot-assisted physical therapy.

These positions are project-funded. Salary will be internationally competitive and commensurate with experience.

Contact Information

Please send the application materials (including resume,publication and summary of academic achievements,within one page work plan) to us:zhangmm@sustech.edu.cnThe subject line of the email is "XXX applied for zhang mingming's research group + position ",please indicate the expected time of arrival in the email.Resume after strict screening will be timely arranged for interview,personal information will be strictly confidential.

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Contact Address

Address:No 1088, Xueyuan Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Office Phone

+86-755-88015285

Email

zhangmm@sustech.edu.cn

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