Board Member, Vice President of Engineering
Dr. Zeyu Zhang is a Board Member and the Vice President of Engineering at AmpX Technologies, Inc. He has worked at the Vehicle Components Division of the LG Electronics in Troy, MI, where he developed resonant DC-DC converters applied in level-2 onboard chargers for battery electric vehicles. He received a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park, where his Ph.D. thesis topic was on Gallium-Nitride based ultra-compact onboard chargers for electric vehicles. His main research and development interests are focused on the design, development and application of power electronics systems for electric vehicles, data centers, and energy harvesting.
He is the recipient of the 2015 Jimmy H.C. Lin Graduate Scholarship, 2017 George Corcoran Memorial Award and the 2019 Graduate School Outstanding Award. He has been the Principal Investigator (PI) on two Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I and Phase II projects from the US National Science Foundation.