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Dr Dezong Zhao

Lecturer in Intelligent Systems

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Future mobility; autonomous vehicles; automotive advanced propulsion systems; artificial intelligence; control theory and applications.


Dr Zhao is an expert in autonomous vehicles and low carbon vehicles. He has developed a cutting-edge device in engine downsizing for vehicle decarbonisation.

He is trying to marry vehicles with artificial intelligence, which will make them safe and efficient.

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Dr Dezong Zhao. Bookings can also be made online at

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