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Heng Zhang received a Master's degree in Control Engineering in 2022 from Robotics & AI Lab, Tongji University, China,  and previously a B. E degree in Automation in 2016 from Northeast Electric Power University, China.

He was an I&C engineer at China National Nuclear Corporation during 2016-2019.

Currently, he is a Ph.D. student at Human-Robot Interfaces and Interaction (HRI²) laboratory at IIT, Italy, under the supervision of Dr. Arash Ajoudani, from Nov. 2022 to date.  His research interests include robot manipulation and reinforcement learning.

Outside the lab, Heng enjoys hiking, reading, film, Go, and cooking.