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

Sep. 19, 2018 Yasu's paper about quasicrystalline nanocrystal superlattices is published in Science!

Nov.14-17, 2018 Akire Harris presented his summer research result about Functionalization of Cesium Bismuth Halide Perovskite-Like Nanocrystals in 2018 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) at Indianapolis. 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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