Jian-Ping Zheng

University at Buffalo

Dr. Jim P. Zheng has been a SUNY Empire Innovation Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering of State University of New York at Buffalo since 2020. Prior,he was Sprint Eminent Scholar Chair Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of Florida State University. He was a Campus Director of National Science Foundation (NSF) Engineering Research Center (ERC) of “The Future Renewable Electric Energy Delivery and Management (FREEDM) Systems” in 2008-2019. He is the recipient of National Academy of Inventors Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow, National Research Council Fellow, Army Research & Development Achievement Award, NASA Faculty Research Award, and Progress Energy Professional Development Award. He has published more than 190 articles in scholarly journals, and 140 papers in conference proceedings in the fields of energy storage, fuel cells, nano-sensors, photonics, and thin film growth, and been awarded 26 patents, and 10 patents have been licensed by private companies.