Zhang, Chao (Tom)


2900-2424 Main Mall

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

Phone: 604-822-8137

Email: zhangch@mail.ubc.ca


University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 2009

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 2006


Academic / Research Experience

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, present
Research engineer in Timber Engineering and Applied Mechanics Group



Journal paper

  • Emmanuel K. Sackey, Chao Zhang, Ying-Li Tsai, Antoine Prats, Gregory D. Smith(2011) Feasibility of a new hybrid wood composite comprising wood particles and strands, Journal of the Korean wood science and technology, Wood and Fiber Science: 43(1)
  • Chao Zhang, Gregory D. Smith (2010) In-plane permeability of oriented strand lumber, Part I: the effects of mat density and flow direction, Wood and Fiber Science: 42(1)
  • Chao Zhang, Gregory D. Smith(2010) In-plane permeability of oriented strand lumber. Part II: microscopic investigation of void structure during compression, Wood and Fiber Science: 42(2)
  • Chao Zhang, Gregory D. Smith(2010) Effects of nanoclay addition to phenol-formaldehyde resin on the permeability of oriented strand lumber, Wood and Fiber Science: 42(4)




Languages: English, Mandarin



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