Overview

The Chen group is an interdisciplinary nanomaterial research group. The research interests in the Chen group focus on developing a variety of novel materials ranging from nanoscopic to macroscopic scales and characterizing and elucidating their chemical and physical properties for optical, energy, biological and catalysis applications.

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Highlighted News

Apr. 27, 2020 Prof. Chen won the prestigious Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award!

Mar. 27, 2020 Prof. Chen won the 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award!

Feb. 12, 2020 Prof. Chen won the prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship Award!

Dec. 17, 2019 Prof. Chen receives the prestigious NSF CAREER Award! MORE ...

Chemistry at Brown


The Chemistry Department maintains world-class facilities that enable scientific inquiry almost without limitations.

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Brown Campus


Brown University is an American private Ivy League research university in Providence, Rhode Island.

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