Xing Zhao


Former affiliation

Accepting PhD Students

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile


Dr Xing Zhao is currently a Lecturer in Electrical Engineering with the School of Physics, Engineering and Technology, University of York, UK. Prior to this role, he held positions as a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, and a Visiting Research Scholar with the Center for Advanced Power Systems, Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA. He received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, in 2020. He has authored more than 60 papers in the leading IEEE/IET journals and conferences and holds six granted patents. He served as Session Chairs for many international conferences such as INTERMAG, IECON and ECCE. Currently Dr Zhao is an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification and IEEE Open Journal of Industrial Electronic Society.

Research interests

Electric Vehicles; Electrical Machines; Power Electronics; Wireless Power Transfer

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Electrical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

1 Jul 201630 Jun 2020

Award Date: 30 Sept 2020

BSc, Electrical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

1 Sept 201030 Jun 2014

Award Date: 30 Jun 2014

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or