Dr. Zhang received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electronic Engineering both from Tsinghua University, and Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2015 from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he worked on III-V nanowire material growth and nanowire transistors. Upon graduation, he received Gregory Stillman Semiconductor Research Award from ECE at UIUC.
Dr. Zhang joined IBM Research in 2015 and has been worked on various aspects regarding exploratory CMOS devices. He is an IBM Master Inventor.