Ellen Sun

Shanghai, China


Ellen Sun is General Manager of United Technologies Research Center (China) Ltd. At UTRC China. She leads the development of expertise and execution of global and Asia-focused research projects in digital buildings, thermal systems, fluid dynamics, decision and control systems, and intelligent systems and manufacturing. In this role, Sun has full profit and loss responsibility over UTRC operations in China and also directs university partnerships, external/government relationships, and UTC business unit interactions in Asia.

Sun received a Ph.D. in materials science and engineering and an M.S. degree in physics from Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. She also earned an M.S. in business management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York. She holds 10 U.S. patents and 22 patent applications, and has 69 journal publications and conference proceeding papers to her credit, with…

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China Office Board (2018 – 2019)

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