Dr. Zhang Sheng


Supervisor of postdoc, Ph.D. students, and postgraduate students


High-level Talent of Shaanxi Province

High-level Talent of Xi'an City

Young Outstanding Scholar of Xi'an Jiaotong University


Candidates of postdoc, Ph.D. students, and postgraduate students are welcome.


Email: shezhang@xjtu.edu.cn

Journal papers 

50+ SCI papers of JCR Q1; first author/corresponding author for 40+ SCI papers and 5 ESI highly cited papers; H-index 20

Academic homepage of Google scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=HzLCRhQAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=sra

Academic homepage of Researchgate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sheng-Zhang-45


 Invention Patents

  8 Granted invention patents, and 7 invention patents are under review. 


Working experience

 Feb, 2020 - Feb,2021      

   Postdoc,  City University of Hong Kong


 Oct, 2014 - Aug, 2016     

   Research Assistant, City University of Hong Kong


 Ph.D. at City University of Hong Kong                   

  Sep, 2016 – Feb, 2020  Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

  Supervisor: Prof. Lin Zhang


 Bachelor at Zhejiang University 

  Sep, 2010 - Jun, 2014  Energy and Environment System Engineering

Research interests

  Indoor thermal environment quality-oriented low energy building technologies:

  1. Advanced air distribution

  2. Thermal comfort (Indoor and outdoor)

  3. Airborne infection risk control 

  4. Solar cooling and heating 

  5. Net/nearly zero energy building system (Building level and community level)


  1. 2022, High-level Talent Programme of Shaanxi Province

  2. 2021, Young Elite Scientist Programme by Xi'an Association for Science and Technology

  3. 2021, Top Young Talent Programme of Xi’an Jiaotong University

  4. 2022-2024, Youth Editor of Building Simulation