Xiang-Hua Zhang

Head of V&C- CNRS Research Director

Email : xiang-hua [dot] zhang [at] univ-rennes1 [dot] fr

Phone : +33 (0) 2.23.23.69.37

Office number : Building 10B, Room 221

Education and Professional Experience

  • Sept 1979 - Jul 1983 Bachelor student at Zhejiang University, China.
  • Sept 1984 - Oct 1988 Master and Ph.D. Student at University of Rennes I, France.
  • 1988 – 1996 Researcher at French CNRS (National Center for Scientific research).
  • 1996 – 2002 Founding President of Umicore IR Glass. From 2002 Research director of CNRS

Current Themes of Research

  • Infrared transmitting glass, glass-ceramics and ceramics
  • Semiconducting chalcogenide glass ceramics and ceramics for photovoltaic applications
  • Chalcogenide based solid electrolytes

Keywords

  • Chalcogenide glass and ceramics
  • Infrared
  • Photovoltaic solar cells

Teaching

  • Transparent ceramics

Selected publications

Publications referenced in HAL