Jiang Zhu

Jiang Zhu


  • Member, IoT Working Group, Technical Coordination & Future Directions Committee, Standing Committees**
  • Member, TC-26 RFID, WIRELESS SENSOR AND IOT, Technical Committees**
  • 2020, Outstanding Young Engineer Award, Past Awardees**


Jiang Zhu (Senior Member, IEEE) received the B.S. degree from Zhejiang University, China, in 2003, the M.A.Sc. degree from McMaster University, Canada, in 2006, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Toronto, Canada, in 2010, all in electrical engineering. 

From 2010 to 2014, he was a Senior Hardware Engineer with Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA, USA. From 2014 to 2016, he was with Google[x] Life Science Division, which then turned into Verily Life Science, a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc. as its founding member. He is currently with Google LLC, Mountain View, CA, USA, as the Engineering Manager of Wireless Hardware Group for Emerging Wearables, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Technologies and Projects. He has published scientific results in Physical Review Letters and IEEE journals. He holds over 50 granted and filed U.S. patents. His research interests include antennas, wearables, the Internet-of-Things, and wireless sensing.

Dr. Zhu is a member of the IEEE AP-S Industrial Initiatives and Listings Committee and a member of the IEEE MTT-26 RFID, Wireless Sensors, and IoT Committee. He serves on TPC and TPRC for numerous conferences, including IEEE APS, IMS, and RWS. He was a recipient of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Outstanding Young Engineer Award in 2020 and the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award, in 2009. He has been an Associate Editor of the IEEE Internet of Things Journal, the IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, the IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, and IET Microwaves, Antennas, and Propagation.

Status in MTT-S:  

  • 2020, IEEE MTT-S 2020 Outstanding Young Engineer Award
  • Member, MTT-26, RFID, Wireless Sensor and IoT Committee