Zhe (Walter) Wang, PhD

Postdoctoral Scholar

Zhe (Walter) Wang, Ph.D., is a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Center for Built Environment at UC Berkeley. His research focuses on thermal comfort, indoor environment quality, and wearable devices with the objective to create energy-efficient, comfortable and healthy buildings. His research is supported by SinBerBEST (Singapore-Berkeley Building Efficiency and Sustainability in the Tropics).

Before working at UC Berkeley, Zhe worked on the World Bank on Urban Scale Building Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Project in China. During his doctoral study, he was the principle researcher of the NSFC (China) – EPSRC (UK) Joint Research Project, "The ‘Total Performance’ of Low Carbon Buildings in China and the UK", and China’s National Key Technology R&D Project, "Research on Operational-Data-Based Post-Occupancy Evaluation of Green Building".

Zhe received his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Tsinghua University in 2017, and M.Phil. in Energy Technologies from University of Cambridge in 2014. Zhe is from the inaugural class of the Schwarzman Scholar, and was invited to give a speech on the High-level Consultation on U.S.-China People to People Exchange, chaired by Chinese Vice Premier Yandong Liu, and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, in 2016.


Contact Information

Walter Wang
Postdoctoral Scholar

Center for the Built Environment (CBE)
390 Wurster Hall #1839
Berkeley, CA 94720-1839

Walter Wang