Dr. Dandan Zhang received the Ph.D. degree in medical robotics from the Department of Computing, Imperial College London.

She is currently a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) with the Department of Engineering Mathematics, University of Bristol, affiliated with the Bristol Robotics Lab. She is also an honorable researcher at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London.

She has been working on micro-robotics, medical robotics, and domestic robotics. She has cross-disciplinary interests in robotics and AI. Her current main focus is on dexterous manipulation with multi-modality sensor fusion and intelligence, microrobotics for biomedical engineering.