Dr Min Zhang


Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Personal statement

Dr Min Zhang received her PhD from the University of Cambridge in Engineering. Before that, she received Bachelor and Master degrees from Tsinghua University in Electrical Engineering. Dr Zhang spent a year as a Junior Research Fellow at Newnham College, Cambridge and then joined University of Bath as a Lecturer.  She joined the University of Strathclyde as a Reader in 2018 and is currently a Research Fellow of Royal Academy of Engineering. Dr Zhang's research focuses on the application of high temperature superconductors in power system transmission, renewable generation and electric transportation.



AC loss characterization of HTS pancake and solenoid coils carrying nonsinusoidal currents
Yazdani Asrami Mohammad, Song Wenjuan, Pei Xiaoze, Zhang Min, Yuan Weijia
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity Vol 30 (2020)
Fully superconducting machine for electric aircraft propulsion : study of AC loss for HTS stator
Weng Fangjing, Zhang Min, Lan Tian, Wang Yawei, Yuan Weijia
Superconductor Science and Technology Vol 33 (2020)
Magnetic shielding of long paraboloid structures in the inhomogeneous magnetic field
Kvitkovic J, Burnside K, Zhang M, Pamidi S
Journal of Physics: Conference Series Vol 1559 (2020)
Analysing faults and SFCL response in electric aircraft
Alafnan H, Zeng X, Pei X, Khedr M, Zhang M, Yuan W
Journal of Physics: Conference Series Vol 1559 (2020)
Electromagnetic modelling using T-A formulation for high-temperature superconductor (RE)Ba2Cu3Oxhigh field magnets
Wang Yawei, Bai Hongyu, Li Jianwei, Zhang Min, Yuan Weijia
High Voltage Vol 5, pp. 218-226 (2020)
4.6 T generated by a high temperature superconducting ring magnet
Ali Muhammad Zulfiqar, Zheng Jinxing, Huber Felix, Zhang Zhiwei, Yuan Weijia, Zhang Min
Superconductor Science and Technology Vol 33 (2020)

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Professional activities

7th International Conference on Superconductivity and Magnetism- ICSM2020
7th International Conference on Superconductivity and Magnetism- ICSM2020
Invited speaker
7th International Workshop on Numerical Modelling of High Temperature Superconductors
Member of programme committee
Superconductor Science and Technology (Journal)
Guest editor
EUCAS 2019 Local Organising Committee
International Conference on Magnet Technology 2019 (Event)

More professional activities


RAEng regional award
Zhang, Min (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2020 - 31-Jan-2022
Investigation and Maturation of Technologies for Hybrid Electric Propulsion (IMOTHEP)
Burt, Graeme (Principal Investigator) Norman, Patrick (Co-investigator) Zhang, Min (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2020 - 31-Jan-2023
Feasibility Analysis and Modelling of MgB2 Superconducting Electrical Power Machines
Zhang, Min (Principal Investigator) Yuan, Weijia (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2019 - 30-Jan-2020
AC losses in HTS ring magnets
Yuan, Weijia (Principal Investigator) Zhang, Min (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2018 - 01-Jan-2020
A novel superconducting permanent magnet to enable future energy conversion
Zhang, Min (Principal Investigator)
30-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2019
Fully Superconducting Machines for next generation electric aircraft propulsion
Zhang, Min (Principal Investigator)
08-Jan-2018 - 30-Jan-2021

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Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Royal College Building

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