Principal Investigator

Dr. CHEN Wei

  • Professor, Department of Chemistry and Department of Physics, NUS, Singapore
  • Director, Center of Interface Engineering for Energy and Environmental Research, NUSRI, Su Zhou, China
  • Member, Graphene Research Center, NUS, Singapore
  • Member, NUS Environmental Research Institute, NUS, Singapore
  • Adjunct Research Scientist, IMRE, A*STAR, Singapore

Dr. CHEN Wei is currently an Professor in both Chemistry Department and Physics Department at National University of Singapore (NUS). He received his Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Nanjing University (China) in 2001, Ph.D. degree from Chemistry Department at NUS in 2004 (Supervisors: Prof. Loh Kian Ping and Prof. Andrew T. S. Wee). His current research interests include Molecular-scale Interface Engineering for Molecular, Organic and Graphene Electronics, and Interface-Controlled Nanocatalysis for Energy and Environmental Research.

Research ID:

http://www.researcherid.com/rid/F-4658-2010

Research experience:

Awards and Honors:

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2006-2008
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Current and future research interests:

Courses Taught at NUS:

Module
Year
2009/2010, 2010/2011
2009/2010
2010/2011, 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014
2012/2013
2013/2014
2017/2018
2018/2019

Reviewer for international journals including Nature Communication, Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Small, Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, Journal of the American Chemical Society, ACS NANO, J. Phys. Chem. B, J. Phys. Chem. C, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Langmuir, Crystal Growth & Design, Chemical Communications, J. Mater. Chem., Nanoscale, PCCP, Energy & Environmental Science, ChemSusChem, Nano Today, Organic Electronics, Surface and Interface Analysis, Applied Surface Science, Surface Science, Carbon, Dyes and Pigments, Applied Physics A, Chemistry: An Asian Journal, J. Electron Spectrosc. Diamond & Related Materials, J. Colloid & Interface Science, Solid State Electronics, APEX, Electrochemical & Solid State Letters, Surface Review & Letters, Mod. Phys. Lett. B, International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, International Journal of Molecular Science, etc.

Research Fellow

Dr. Huang Yuli

Email: phyhy@nus.edu.sg
Entry date: Aug 2006 – Aug 2010; Apr 2020
Research: Low-dimensional Inorganic and Organic Quantum Materials: Growth, Electronic Properties and Applications
B. Sc. Physics: 2006, Shandong University, China
Ph.D. Physics: 2010, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Dr. Tian Zhangliu

Email: chmv273@nus.edu.sg
Entry date: June 2019
Research: Photoelectrochemical Catalysis, Photocatalysis, Electrocatalysis
B.Eng. Materials: 2013, Guangxi University, China
Ph.D. Material Physics and Chemistry: 2018, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Dr. Sun Shuo

Email: chmshuo@nus.edu.sg
Entry date: Aug 2015
Research: Epitaxial Growth of Phosphorus on Metal Substrates
B.Sc. Physics: 2015, Sichuan University, China
Ph.D. Physics: 2019, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Dr. Dai Wenrui

Email: dai.wenrui@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Jan. 2017
Research: Defect Chemistry in Li-O2 Batteries
B.Sc. Material Chemistry: 2013, Henan University, China
M.Sc. Industrial catalysis: 2016, Shanghai Normal University, China

Ms. Cui Xinhang

Email: e0223272@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2017
Research: Defects Engineering of Discharge Product in Li-O2 Batteries
B.Sc. Physics: 2017, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Mr. Yang Jinlin

Email: e0220131@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2017
Research: Carbon Anode for Sodium Ion Batteries and Cathode Electrocatalyst for Lithium Oxygen Batteries
B.Sc. Material Science and Engineering: 2017, China University of Mining and Technology, China

Mr. Lian Xu

Email: e0220143@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2017
Research: Mechanism Study of 2D TMDC based Catalysis via in operando Surface Techniques
B.Sc. Chemistry: 2017, Zhejiang University, China

Ms. Wang Yanan

Email: e0212217@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2017
Research : Electronic and Optoelectronic Effect of Transition Metal Dichalcogenides (TMDs) based Heterostructure Devices.
B.Sc. Physics: 2017, Lanzhou University, China

Ph.D. Student

Ms. Zhang Qi

email: e0185968@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2017
Research: Development of Interface Controlled Nanomaterials for Li-O2 Batteries
B.Sc. Chemistry: 2017, Shanghai Normal University, China
M.Sc. Chemistry: 2018, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Ms. Gao Jing

Email: E0338233@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2018
Research: Electronic and Optoelectronic Research of 2D Material based Devices
B.Sc. Physics: 2018 Sichuan University, China

Mr. Duan Sisheng

Email: e0408686@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
B.Sc. Physics: 2019, Lanzhou University, China

Mr. Yu Pengcheng

Email: e0444210@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
Research: Carbon Nanotube Materials Chemistry in Lithium Batteries
B.Ec. Chemical Engineering: 2019, South China University of Technology, China

Ms. Luo Yani

Email: e0444242@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
Research: Metal Oxide-based Materials for Li-O2 Batteries
B.Sc. Inorganic Non-metallic Materials Engineering: 2016, Taiyuan University of Technology, China
M.Sc. Materials Science: 2019, Tianjin University, China

Mr. Wang Wei

Email: e0444229@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
B.Sc. Chemical Engineering: 2015, Qingdao University of Science and Technology, China
M.Sc. Biophysics and Soft Condensed Matter, 2018, Xiamen University, China

Ms. Zhang Qing

Email: e0444246@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
B.Sc. Engineering: 2016, Xiamen University, China
M.Sc. Engineering: 2019, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Mr. Lu Haotian

Email: e0444248@u.nus.edu Entry date: Aug. 2019
Research: Simulation and Optimization of Electric Capacitors and Batteries
B.Eng. Chemistry Engineering: 2016, Shandong University, China
M.Eng. Chemistry Engineering: 2019, East China University of Science and Technology, China

Ms. Da Yumin

Email: e0444241@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
Research: Electrocatalysis for Energy Storage and Conversion
B.Sc. Materials Science and Engineering: 2016, Hefei University of Technology, China
M.Sc. Materials Science: 2019, Tianjin University, China

Mr. Jin Tengyu

Email: e0433875@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
Reserach: 2D or Single Crystalline Organic Films Based Optoelectronics
B.Eng.: 2016, Soochow University, China
M.Sc.: 2019, Soochow University, China

Ms. Liu Yuan

Email: e0444142@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2019
B.Sc. Applied Chemistry: 2019, Wuhan University, China

Ms. Wang Meng

Email: e0546069@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Oct. 2019
Research: Electrocatalytic Conversion and Catalytic Mechanism
B.Pharm. Pharmacy: 2015, Jining Medical College, China
M.Sc. Physical Chemistry: 2019, Shanghai Normal University, China

Mr. Jiang Chonglai

Email: e0546247@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2020
B.Sc. Welding Technology and Engineering: 2018, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
M.Sc. Materials Processing and Engineering: 2020, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Mr. He Weixin

Email: e0554241@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2020
B.Sc. Applied Physics: 2017, Fuzhou University, China
M.Sc. Integrated Circuit Engineering: 2020, Fuzhou University, China

Mr. Yang Haotian

Email: e0546231@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2020
Research: Catalysis in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries
B.Sc. Applied Chemistry: 2016, Shanghai Normal University, China
M.Sc. Physical Chemistry: 2020, Shanghai Normal University, China

Ms. Wang Yihe

Email: e0546256@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2020
B.Eng. Material Science and Engineering: 2016, Tianjin University, China
M.Eng. Material Engineering: 2020,Tianjin University, China

Ms. Cui Baihua

Email: e0546127@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2020
Research: Heterogeneous Nanomaterials for Electrocatalysis
B.Sc. Applied Chemistry: 2016, Southwest University of Science and Technology, China
M.Sc. Chemistry: 2019, Tianjin University, China

Mr. Sun Zejun

Email: sunzejun@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Jan. 2021
B.Eng. Polymer Materials and Engineering: 2020, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

Ms. Ding Yishui

Email: e0548986@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2020
Research: Mechanism Study of Catalytic Activation Behaviors by O vacancies on In2O3(111)
B.Sc. Chemistry: 2019, Soochow University, China
M.Sc. Chemistry: 2021, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Mr. Chen Jie

Email: e0708161@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Catalysis in CO2 Reduction Reaction
B.Sc. Material Science and Technology: 2018, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
M.Sc. Condensed Matter Physics: 2021, Xiamen University, China

Mr. Mao Jingyu

Email: e0708189@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Electronic Devices Based on 2D Materials
B.Sc. Physics: 2018, Shenzhen University, China
M.Sc. Materials Science and Engineering: 2021, Shenzhen University, China

Mr. Xiao Yukun

Email: e0708257@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
B.Sc. Applied Chemistry: 2016, Beijing Institute of Technology, China
M.Sc. Chemistry: 2020, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Ms. Long Yu

Email: e0708243@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Green Synthesis of MXene
B.Sc Chemical engineering, 2018, Tianjin University
M.Sc Chemical engineering, 2021, Tianjin University, China

Visiting Student

Mr. Zhao Zequan

Email: zzq1993220@163.com
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Zinc-based Battery for Energy Storage
B.Eng. Material Science and Engineering: 2015, Donghua University, China
M.Eng. Material Engineering: 2020, Central South University, China

Master Student

Mr. Niu Yuxiang

Email: e0732766@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Electrolyte Additives for Stable Lithium Metal Anode
B.Sc. Applied Chemistry: 2021, Tianjin University, China

Mr. Lu Jiajun

Email: e0732842@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
B.Sc. Chemistry: 2020, Stony Brook University, USA

Mr. Ming Xiaohan

Email: e0732950@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Ohmic Contact Engineering for SiC-based Power Electronics
B.Sc Physics, 2021, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Ms. Zhang Yuanyuan

Email: e0732943@u.nus.edu
Entry date: Aug. 2021
Research: Interface Study of Ultrathin Top Electrode on Al1-xScxN Film
B.Sc Applied Physics, 2021, East China University of Science and Technology, China

Alumni