Kai Zhang

Shanghai, China


Kai Zhang is a senior research engineer at United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) China and based in Shanghai. He has worked on projects both locally and internationally—including intelligent egress system for high-rise buildings, people flow estimations and simulations, advanced control design for Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems and intelligent manufacturing with robotics.

Kai Zhang received his doctoral degree from Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France in 2013. His Ph.D. thesis is about robust automatic control and active vibration control of flexible structures. He joined UTRC China in April 2014.


Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, Shanghai (2018 – Present)

Future Leaders Committee, Shanghai, Member (2020 – Present)

Young Professionals Committee, Shanghai (2017 – 2018)