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Full Professor
Université Laval
Phone: 418-525-4416
Expertises Biomedical Engineering


Ze Zhang is a Full Professor in the Department of Surgery, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada. He obtained his engineering diploma (1982) and M.Eng. (1984) from the Chengdu University of Sciences and Technology, China. He received his PhD in Experimental Medicine from Laval University (1993). After a postdoctoral training in the National Institute of Biosciences and Human Technology in Tsukuba, Japan, he have worked as a researcher in the Saint-François d’Assise Hospital Research Center of CHU in Quebec City since 1997, and have joined the Faculty of Medicine of Laval University since 2000. In recent years his research has been focused on conductive polymer mediated electrical stimulation to cells, and the evaluation and development of cardiovascular devices.

Actual research interests

  • Materials for medical use including biodegradable, electrically conductive and composite polymers and medical fabrics
  • The evaluation and improvement of cardiovascular implants

Groupe de recherche