NSERC Industrial Research Chair in the Industrialization of Building Construction

Wu (Eric) Zhang

Current Research:

Wu is currently a member of the Installation Team for the Wood Frame Machine Prototype Project.

Education:

  • BSc, Petroleum Engineering (2017), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Background:

Workshop Technician Sinopec, China June-August 2015

  • Monitored the operation condition of oil refinery equipment through computers and instruments
  • Production chain troubleshooting
  • General inspection of the oil refinery equipment
  • Data analysis (Excel)

Project Services Coop Student Enbridge Pipeline Inc, AB September-December 2014

  • Modified a model used for budget estimation
  • Analyzed data in Excel and drew graphs in Visio
  • Created and administrated team site on Sharepoint
  • Organized files and reports
  • Attended meetings and shared ideas about estimation of project budget

Research Assistant Dr. Aminah Robinson Fayek, University of Alberta July-August 2014

  • Collected data from construction industry (Civil Engineering).
  • Analyzed experimental data and input data into database.
  • Drafted reports depending on analyzed data
  • Authored a database user manual 

Wu (Eric) Zhang

MSc student
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
wzhang1@ualberta.ca