Assistant Professor Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

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E4 06-17



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  • PhD (Chem. Eng.) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) USA, 2015
  • BSc (Chem. Eng.) National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2009

Research Interests

  • Self-Assembly of 2D Materials
  • Mechanically-Driven Nano-Manufacturing of 2D Materials
  • Stretchable Molecular Barriers and Electronics
  • Confined Reactions within 2D Heterostructures

Selected Publications

P.-Y. Chen*, M. Liu, Z. Wang, R. H. Hurt*, I. Y. Wong*, "From Flatland to Spaceland: Higher Dimensional Patterning of 2D Materials." Advanced Materials 29, 1605096 (2017).

P.-Y. Chen*, M. Liu, T. M. Valentin, Z. Wang, R. S. Steinberg, J. Sodhi, I. Y. Wong*, R. H. Hurt*, "Hierarchical Metal Oxide Topographies Replicated from Highly Textured Graphene Oxide by Intercalation Templating." ACS Nano 10, 10869 (2016).

P.-Y. Chen*, J. Sodhi, Y. Qiu, T. M. Valentin, R. S. Steinberg, Z. Wang, R. H. Hurt*, I. Y. Wong*, "Multiscale Graphene Topographies Programmed by Sequential Mechanical Deformation." Advanced Materials 28, 3564 (2016).

P.-Y. Chen, J. Qi, M. T. Klug, X. Dang, P. T. Hammond*, A. M. Belcher*, "Environmentally Responsible Fabrication of Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells from Recycled Car Batteries." Energy & Environmental Science 7, 3659 (2014).

P.-Y. Chen, M. N. Hyder, D. Mackanic, N.-M. D. Courchesne, J. Qi, M. T. Klug, A. M. Belcher*, P. T. Hammond*, "Assembly of Viral Hydrogels for Three-Dimensional Conducting Nanocomposites." Advanced Materials 26, 5101 (2014).

P.-Y. Chen, X. Dang, M. T. Klug, J. Qi, N.-M. Dorval Courchesne, F. J. Burpo, N. Fang, P. T. Hammond*, A. M. Belcher*, "Versatile Three-Dimensional Virus-Based Template for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells with Improved Electron Transport and Light Harvesting." ACS Nano 7, 6563 (2013).