Ph. D.

National Distinguished Expert

Industry MBSE Expert



Dr. Zhang is currently the National Distinguished Expert in the general areas of Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), Digital Twins, and Digital Engineering. He had worked/served in Fortune 500 international companies including but limited to the General Electric, John Deere, SEOS, and COMAC, etc. He worked as a Senior Technical Leader at General Electric, where he taught the famous Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP)as a coach. He is also a certified Black Belt for Design for Six Sigma (DFSS). Dr. Zhang is a senior member of IEEE, and also a member of ASME, and SAE. Dr. Zhang has been a reviewer for Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics, Asian Journal of Control, and IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, as well as reviewer for conferences like ACC, CDC, ICRA, etc.