Byron Zhang is a Technical Engineer that works on the Hypatia.
A hacker/coder that is involved heavily in the plot. Teaches and works with Kady Grant.
Byron is conscripted to the Alexender to fix up AIDAN and create the virus that will slow down the Lincoln. When the Alexander takes down the Lincoln, AIDAN escapes the bonds that the technicians created and opens the doors to Hangar Bay 4, causing a massacre. Zhang hides to escape the afflicted.