Wei Zhang

Zynnovation LLC (Ashland, VA)

Wei Zhang holds a Ph.D. degree in Engineering from Virginia Tech. He has been doing research and development for the green industry for 10 years. His research areas include watering solutions for landscape plants, plant health, and plant protection against stresses like drought and road salt. His work also provides novel solutions to green stormwater infrastructures, for which plants are used for the treatment of pollutants in stormwater. He has more than 40 peer-reviewed scientific journal articles, one monograph, and more than 100 conference presentations. He has been a frequent speaker on Arboriculture, Landscape Architecture, Urban Forestry, Stormwater Green Infrastructure, and related conferences and seminars. Dr. Zhang is an ASLA approved LA CES provider. He is known as a scientist, educator, and public speaker.