Yongsheng Chen, Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry

Dr Yongsheng Chen graduated from the University of Victoria with PhD in Chemistry in 1997 with Dr Reg Mitchell and late joined Dr Robert Haddon and Dr Fred Wudl groups for his Postdoc studies.

His main research interests include:

  • Carbon-based nanomaterials, including Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene;
  • Multifunctional Materials Based on Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene;
  • Organic and Polymeric Functional Materials.
  • Green energy devices using Graphene and Nanotubes, including OPV and Supercapacitor, etc.


He has published over 100 papers in many first-class scientific journals including Science , Nature , Nano Lett , JACS , Adv. Mater., Adv. Fuct. Mater., ACS Nano, Macromolecules, etc.