Associate Professor

Xiaotong Zhang


Xiaotong Zhang.CV


Dr. Xiaotong Zhang received his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2004 and 2009, respectively. He became a Postdoctoral Associate in 2009 and was later promoted to a Research Associate in 2012 in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Center for Magnetic Resonance Research at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA. He joined ZIINT at Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in October 2015 as an Associate Professor. His current research interests include ultra-high-field MRI engineering and safety, numerical electromagnetic modeling and computation, and functional biomedical imaging. He has been playing a leading role in the genesis and subsequent development of using MRI to image electrical properties of biological tissues, which is a new and promising biomedical imaging modality.