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Dr Julia Zakharova

Dr Julia Zakharova

Research Fellow

School of Civil Engineering

Julia Zakharova joined the University of Birmingham, Water Engineering Group, on the project entitled ‘De-risking novel fluorescence instrumentation in the water industry’ in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, on the 1stof July 2014.

Prior to this post, Julia was working at Loughborough University on the feasibility of using Hydrothermal ...

Email y.s.zakharova@bham.ac.uk

Dr Mantha Zarmakoupi

Dr Mantha Zarmakoupi

Birmingham Fellow in Visual and Material Culture of Classical Antiquity

Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

My research focuses on the art and architecture of the Hellenistic and Roman periods and undertakes to understand the ways in which the cultural interaction between Greeks and Romans informed their artistic production as well as the shaping of their built environment.

In my first monograph, I examined the architecture of Roman luxury villas around the Bay of Naples to ...

David Zell

Doctoral researcher

Department of Modern Languages: German Studies

PhD title: Major cultural commemorations and the construction of cultural & political identity in the GDR, 1959-1983
Supervisors: Dr Joanne Sayner and Dr Sara Jones
PhD German Studies

After taking early retirement from a 39 year international business career David resumed formal academic studies and in 2012 completed a two-year part-time MA ...

Dr Alain Zemkoho

Dr Alain Zemkoho

Research Fellow

School of Mathematics

Alain is a Research Fellow in Optimization. His research interests are in Mathematical Optimization and Operational Research. He is particularly interested in nonsmooth and nonconvex optimization with their applications to multilevel and transportation problems.

Before coming to the University of Birmingham, Alain was a Research Associate at TU Bergakademie Freiberg, ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 4800

Email a.zemkoho@bham.ac.uk

Fang Zhang

Fang Zhang

Doctoral Researcher

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Title of PhD: Impacts on Health of Heat Waves in UK Cities Enhanced by Climate Change and the Urban Heat Island Effect

Supervisors: Dr Xiaoming Cai and Professor John Thornes

Fang Zhang is currently undertaking doctoral research into the impact of the Urban Heat Islands (UHIs) and heatwaves on heath using a range of statistical ...

Telephone +44(0)121 414 5521

Email fxz979@bham.ac.uk

Liyun Zhang

Liyun Zhang

Research Fellow in Economics

The Department of Economics

Liyun is a Research Fellow in Economics. She is currently working with members of EEEM Research Cluster on various topics on environmental and energy economics, whilst waiting for the defence of her PhD. In her doctoral thesis, she studies firms’ internationalization strategies linking firm heterogeneity, quality upgrading and trade liberalization.

Telephone 0121 414 5020

Email l.zhang.4@bham.ac.uk

Ruihan Zhang

Ruihan Zhang

Doctoral researcher

Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics

Phd title: A Sociolinguistic Study of the Narratives and Identity of the Very Old in Hong Kong and the UK
SupervisorProfessor Michael Toolan
PhD Applied Linguistics

Email rxz377@bham.ac.uk

Professor Shuang Zhang

Professor Shuang Zhang

Professor of Metamaterials

School of Physics and Astronomy

Shuang Zhang is a Professor  in the school of Physics & Astronomy.

Professor Shuang Zhang has published over 50 research papers in journals including Nature, Nature Physics, Nature Materials, Nature Communicatons, Physical Review Letters, Nano Letters and Optics Express.

He is the recipient of 2010 IUPAP award in Optics for his ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 4719

Email s.zhang@bham.ac.uk

Dr Tao Zhang

Dr Tao Zhang

Lecturer in Marketing and Sustainability

The Department of Marketing

Dr. Zhang joined the Department of Marketing as a lecturer in August 2012. Prior to that he was a research fellow in the Intelligent Modelling & Analysis Research Group, School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham. He gained his PhD from the Electricity Policy Research Group, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. His research interests are in the areas of complexity ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 41 48318

Email t.zhang.1@bham.ac.uk

Professor Xiao-Ping Zhang

Professor Xiao-Ping Zhang

Professor of Electrical Power Systems
Director of Institute for Energy Research and Policy

Xiao-Ping Zhang is a Professor of Electrical Power Systems, Director of Institute for Energy Research and Policy, and Head of the Power & Control research group.

Xiao-Ping has published over 100 research papers in scientific journals, conference proceedings as well as reviews, books and book chapters in the fields of Smart Grids, modelling and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4298

Email x.p.zhang@bham.ac.uk