Jiayan Zhao

Curriculum Vitae

Jiayan Zhao, engineering student

Nationality: Chinese
Date of birth: 05.03.1985

Fields of specialization

Chemical Engineering, Textile Engineering: Textile techniques and advanced materials


  • (2007-present) Engineering Degree, Department of Textile techniques and advanced materials, National Textile Arts and Industries School, France
  • (2003-2007) Bachelor Degree in Applied Chemistry, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Donghua University, Shanghai, China

Four-year full time study programme - B.Sc. thesis: “Study on the anti-ultraviolet coated finishing of cotton fibers”


  • Internship in the laboratory PERF (Development of the processes of the functional coatings), France (02.06.2008-30.09.2008)
  • Internship in Shanghai chemical fiber (group) Imp. & Exp. Co., Ltd., China (07.2007)
  • Practical training in Shanghai dyestuff and chemical engineering factory, China (07.2006)


  • Scholarship for the academic year, Donghua University, Shanghai, China (2004-2005)
  • Academic excellence award, Donghua University, Shanghai, China (2004-2005)

Projects participation

  • MEMOTI project, which aimed at developing shape memory textiles, France (2008)

Other competences

Piano player