Zhelun Zhu

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朱哲伦 (ZHU Zhelun) received this Ph.D. degree in Architectural Engineering from Sapienza University of Rome. He is a licensed Building Engineer in Italy and a member of the Aerospace Committee, Engineers Association of Rome. His research and teaching interests include the exploration of the Forth Industrial Revolutions impacts on AEC industries. In particular, he is investigating the role of Parametrical and Generative Design in resolving complex design problems and therefore, enhancing human creativity. On the other side, he is interested in the extension of Architectures frontier in some extreme conditions, including Extraterrestrial Environments.

Research interests

Impacts of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on AEC sectors

Architecture in extreme environments


Assistant Professor at Department of Architecture, XJTLU, Aug 2023 - present

Awards and honours

Excellent graduated student Sapienza, 2018

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

Bachelor & Master combined degree in Architectural Engineering (EU), Sapienza University of Rome

PhD in Architectural Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome

Person Types

  • Staff


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