Hui Zhang | Low-carbon | Most Reader’s Article Award

Assoc Prof Dr. Hui Zhang | Low-carbon | Most Reader’s Article Award

Associate Professor at HuBei University of Technology, China

Hui Zhang is an Associate Professor at the School of Civil Engineering, Architecture, and Environment. He holds a Ph.D. in Architecture from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, where he also completed his Master’s degree in Architectural Science and his Bachelor’s degree in Architecture. Dr. Zhang’s research interests focus on Green and Low-carbon Building Design, Building Performance Assessment, Sustainable Urban and Buildings Performance Simulation, and Digital Technologies Application. He has conducted research as a visiting scholar at the National University of Singapore and California State University, Long Beach. He is a member of the Green Building and Energy Conservation Committee of the China Urban Scientific Research Council and the Green Building and Energy Conservation Committee of Hubei Province Civil Engineering and Architecture. Dr. Zhang has led various research projects, including those funded by the Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and the Ministry of Education of China, and has contributed to research on integrated solar energy design countermeasures for residential buildings and low-energy building technologies.

Professional Profile:

đź“š Education:

Dr. Hui Zhang’s academic background is impressive and diverse. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from Wuhan University of Science and Technology in 2004, followed by a Master’s degree in Architectural Science from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2011. Dr. Zhang furthered his education by completing a Ph.D. in Architecture at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2011, demonstrating a strong commitment to advancing his knowledge and expertise in the field.

đź“ťEnrollment Information:

Dr. Hui Zhang is currently enrolled in the Master of Architecture program and the Master of Civil Engineering program. His research direction focuses on international finance and the management of financial institutions. He began his enrollment in the academic year 2023-2024, demonstrating a commitment to expanding his knowledge and expertise in these fields.

đź“ŠMembership:

Dr. Hui Zhang is an esteemed member of the Green Building and Energy Conservation Committee of the China Urban Scientific Research Council. Additionally, he holds membership in the Green Building and Energy Conservation Committee of Hubei Province Civil Engineering and Architecture. These memberships underscore Dr. Zhang’s dedication to sustainable practices and his active involvement in promoting green building and energy conservation initiatives at both regional and national levels.

Research Interest:

Dr. Hui Zhang has led several significant research projects, demonstrating his expertise and commitment to advancing the field of architecture and energy conservation. As the project leader for the Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) project, he conducted research on Parametric Passive Energy Saving Design for High-rise Buildings (No. 51508169). Additionally, Dr. Zhang led the Humanities and Social Science Research Project of the Ministry of Education of China, focusing on spatial assessment and implementation strategies of energy landscape availability in urban settlements under complex environments (No. 22YJAZH146). In the 2017 Scientific Plan Project of the Ministry of Housing and Urban-rural Development (MHUD), Dr. Zhang served as the Sub-project Leader for the research and application of Green Performance Design and Decision System for Railway Transport Buildings (No. 2017-k1-009). Furthermore, he led a project funded by the Natural Science Foundation of Hubei Province, China, which focused on Integrated Solar Energy Design Countermeasures for Residential Buildings Adapting to Climate Change (No. 2014CFB475).Dr. Zhang’s research contributions also include leading a project supported by the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation, focusing on Low-energy Building Technologies in the Hot Summer and Cold Winter zone (No. 2013M531697). These projects highlight Dr. Zhang’s dedication to innovative research in sustainable architecture and energy-efficient building design.

 

đź“šPublications :

An Estimation of the Available Spatial Intensity of Solar Energy in Urban Blocks in Wuhan, China

Authors: Zhang, H., Huang, X., Wang, Z., … Zhong, W., Meng, A.

Year: 2024

Citations: 0

Research on energy efficiency and decarbonization pathway of nearly zero energy buildings based on system dynamic simulation

Authors: Ke, Z., Zhang, H., Jia, X., … Liu, Y., Wong, N.H.

Year: 2024

Citations: 0

An Empirical Study of a Passive Exterior Window for an Office Building in the Context of Ultra-Low Energy

Authors: Yu, H., Zhang, H., Han, X., … Ke, Z., Yan, J.

Year: 2023

Citations: 0

Research on Technology System Adaptability of Nearly Zero-Energy Office Buildings in the Hot Summer and Cold Winter Zone of China

Authors: Jia, X., Zhang, H., Yao, X., … Huang, X., Jin, S.

Year: 2023

Citations: 1

The Impact of Residential Cluster Layout on Building Energy Consumption and Carbon Emissions in Regions with Hot Summers and Cold Winters in China

Authors: Yan, J., Zhang, H., Liu, X., Ning, L., Hien, W.N.

Year: 2023

Citations: 1

Energy Consumption and Carbon Emissions of Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings in Hot Summer and Cold Winter Zones of China

Authors: Ke, Z., Liu, X., Zhang, H., … Hu, H., Hien, W.N.

Year: 2023

Citations: 2

Evaluation and Design of Parameterized Dynamic Daylighting for Large-Space Buildings

Authors: Hu, H., Zhang, H., Wang, L., Ke, Z.

Year: 2023

Citations: 0

Test and design strategy analysis of large space acoustic environment of high-speed railway station

Authors: Han, J., Zhang, H., Huang, Q., Liu, Y.

Year: 2020

Citations: 0

Analysis of Natural Ventilation Design in Large Space of Railway Station

Authors: Han, X., Zhang, H., Zhu, T., Wang, L.

Year: 2020

Citations: 0

Research on Lighting and Energy Consumption in Large Space of Railway Station in Hot-Summer and Cold-Winter Zone in China

Authors: Cheng, J., Zhang, H., Wang, L., Tang, M.

Year: 2020

Citations: 0