Dr. Jing Chen, Master Supervisor


Address: Duishan Xiheng Road 258, Jimei, Xiamen, Fujian, P.R. China 361021



Research Areas

1. Photoelectric Functional Materials

2. Catalytic Materials for hydrogen evolution and depollution of environment.


2002.9-2007.7 Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences   Ph.D.

1998.9-2002.7 Northwest University, P.R. China 


2014.10-  Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2013.2-2014.9 Chemistry department, University of Basel, Switzerland

2011.6-2012.12 Chemistry department, University of Konstanz, Germany

2008.2-2009.12 Chemistry department, University of Fribourg, Switzerland



1. Juan-Juan Li, Meng Zhang, Bo Weng, Xi Chen, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia, Oxygen vacancies mediated charge separation and collection in Pt/WO3 nanosheets for enhanced photocatalytic performance, Appl. Surf. Sci., 2019, accepted.

2. En-QiYu, Juan-Juan Li, Jin Chen, Jing Chen, Zi-Xiao Hong, Hong-Peng Jia, Enhanced photothermal catalytic degradation of toluene by loading Pt nanoparticles on manganese oxide: photoactivation of lattice oxygen. J. Hazard. Mater. 2019, in press,

3. Zhen Xu, Jin Chen, Song-Cai Cai, Dong-Xu Yan, Xi Chen, Wen-Jian Xu,Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia,*Biphasic Ag block assisting electron and energy transfer to facilitate photothermal catalytic oxidation of HCHO over manganese oxide. Materials Today Energy 2019, 14, 100343.

4. Jin Chen, Mingzhu Jiang, Wenjian Xu, Jing Chen, Zixiao Hong, Hongpeng Jia, Incorporating Mn cation as anchor to atomically disperse Pt on TiO2 for low-temperature removal of formaldehyde, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 2019, 250, 396–407.

5. Juan-Juan Li, Song-Cai Cai, Xi Chen, Dong-Xu Yan, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia*, Engineering rGO nanosheets-adsorption layer supported Pt nanoparticles to enhance photo-thermal catalytic activity under light irradiation. J. Mater. Chem. A 2019, 7, 11985–11995.

6. Xi Chen, Song-Cai Cai, En-Qi Yu, Juan-Juan Li, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia*, Photothermocatalytic performance of ACo2O4 type spinel with light-enhanced mobilizable active oxygen species for toluene oxidation. Appl. Surf. Sci. 2019, 484, 479–488.

7. Xiaofei Kuang, Shanci Chen, Lingyi Meng, Jing Chen, Xiaoyuan Wu, Guanhua Zhang, Guiming Zhong, Ting Hu, Yuhang Li and Can-Zhong Lu*Supramolecular aggregation of redox-active coppernaphthalenediimide network with intrinsic electron conduction. Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 1643–1646.

8. Xi. Chen, Xi. Chen, Song.-Cai. Cai, En. Qi. Yua, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia*, MnOx/Cr2O3 Composites Prepared by Pyrolysis of Cr-MOF Precursors Containing in situ Assembly of MnOx as High Stable Catalyst for Toluene Oxidation. Appl. Surf. Sci., 2019, 475, 312–324.

9. Juan-Juan Li, En-Qi Yu, Song-Cai Cai, Xi Chen, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia*, Yi-Jun Xu,* Noble Metal Free, CeO2/LaMnO3 Hybrid Achieving Efficient Photo-thermal Catalytic Decomposition of Volatile Organic Compounds under IR Light. Appl. Catal. B 2019, 240, 141–152.

10. Song-Cai Cai, Juan-Juan Li, En-Qi Yu, Xi Chen, Jing Chen, Hong-peng Jia*, Strong Photothermal Effect of Plasmonic Pt Nanoparticles for Efficient Degradation of Volatile Organic Compounds under Solar Light Irradiation.ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2018, 1, 6368−6377.

11. Xi Chen, Juan-Juan Li, Xi Chen, Song-Cai Cai, En-Qi Yu, Jing Chen and Hong-peng Jia*, MOF-Templated Approach for Hollow NiOx/Co3O4: Enhanced Light-Driven Thermocatalytic Degradation of Toluene. ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2018, 1 (6), 2971–2981.

12. Juan-Juan Li, Song-Cai Cai, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia, Yi-Jun Xu,Efficient Infrared Light Promoted Degradation of Volatile Organic Compounds over Photo-Thermal Responsive Pt-rGO-TiO2 Composites, Appl. Catal. B 2018, 233, 260-271.

13. Jin Chen, Dongxu Yan, Zhen Xu, Xi Chen, Xi Chen, Wenjian Xu, Hongpeng Jia*,Jing Chen*, A Novel Redox Precipitation to Synthesize Au-doped MnO2 with High Dispersion toward Low-temperature Oxidation of Formaldehyde. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2018, 52, 47284737.

14. Xi Chen, Xi Chen, Enqi Yu, Songcai Cai, Hongpeng Jia*, Jing Chen*, In situ pyrolysis of Ce-MOF to prepare CeO2 catalyst with obviously improved catalytic performance for toluene combustion. Chem. Eng. J. 2018, 344, 469479.

15. Wenjian Xu, Xi Chen, Xi Chen, Songcai Cai, Jin Chen, Zhen Xu, Hongpeng Jia*,Jing Chen*, Superhydrophobic titania nanoparticles for fabrication of paper-based analytical devices: an example of heavy metals assays. Talanta 2018, 181, 333339.

16. Jin Chen, Xi Chen, Xi Chen, Wenjian Xu, Zhen Xu, Hongpeng Jia*, Jing Chen*, Homogeneous Introduction of CeOy into MnOx-based Catalyst for Oxidation of Aromatic VOCs. Appl. Catal. B 2018, 224, 825835.  

17. Juan-Juan Li, Bo Weng, Song-Cai Cai, Jing Chen, Hong-Peng Jia, Yi-Jun Xu, Efficient Promotion of Charge Transfer and Separation in Hydrogenated TiO2/WO3 with Rich Surface-Oxygen-Vacancies for Photodecomposition of Gaseous Toluene.J. Hazard. Mater. 2018, 342, 661–669.

18. Xi Chen, Xi Chen, Songcai Cai, Jin Chen, Wenjian Xu, Hongpeng Jia, Jing Chen, Catalytic Combustion of Toluene over Mesoporous Cr2O3-Supported Platinum Catalysts Prepared by in situ Pyrolysis of MOFs. Chem. Eng. J. 2018, 334, 768779.

19. Jing Chen, Noémie Voutier, Jamshid Rajabi, Aurélien Crochet, Dario M. Bassani, Katharina M. Fromm*, Influence of Anions and Solvent Molecules on the Packing and Emission Spectra of Coordination Polymers Based on Silver ions and an Anthracene Derivative. CrystEngComm 2017, 19, 5106–5113.

20. Jin Chen, Xi Chen, Wenjian Xu, Zhen Xu, Jiazi Chen, Hongpeng Jia*, Jing Chen*, Hydrolysis Driving Redox Reaction to Synthesize Mn-Fe Binary Oxides as Highly Active Catalysts for the Removal of Toluene. Chem. Eng. J. 2017, 330, 281–293.

21. Juan-Juan Li, Song-Cai Cai, Zhen Xu, Xi Chen, Jin Chen, Hong-Peng Jia, Jing Chen, Solvothermal Syntheses of Bi and Zn Co-doped TiO2with Enhanced Electron-hole Separation and Efficient Photodegradation of Gaseous Toluene under Visible-light.J. Hazard. Mater. 2017, 325, 261–270.

22. Jin Chen, Xi Chen, Zhen Xu, Wen-Jian Xu, Juan-Juan Li, Hong-Peng Jia*, Jing Chen*, Syntheses of Hierarchical MnO2 via H2O2 Selectively Reducing KMnO4 for Catalytic Combustion of Toluene, ChemistrySelect 2016, 1, 4052–4056.

23. Jing Chen, Oliver S. Wenger*, Fluoride Binding to an Organoboron Wire Controls Photoinduced Electron Transfer. Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 3582–3592.

24. Jing Chen, Martin Kuss-Petermann, Oliver S. Wenger*, Dependence of Reaction Rates for Bidirectional PCET on Electron Donor-Electron Acceptor Distance in Phenol-Ru(2,2‘-bipyridine)32+ Dyads. J. Phys. Chem. B 2015, 119, 2263–2273.

25. Jing Chen, Martin Kuss-Petermann, Oliver S. Wenger*, Distance Dependence of Bidirectional Concerted Proton-Electron Transfer in Phenol-Ru(2,2‘-bipyridine)32+Dyads. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 4098–4104.

26. Jing Chen, Evelyn Wuttke, Walther Polit, Thomas Exner, Rainer F. Winter*, Simultaneous Occurrence of Three Different Valence Tautomers in meso-Vinyl Ruthenium-Modified Zn-Porphyrin Radical Cations. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013,135, 3391–3394.

27. Jing Chen, Rainer F. Winter*, Studies on a Vinyl Ruthenium-Modified Squaraine Dye: Multiple Vis/NIR Absorbance Switching through Dye and Substituent-Based Redox Processes. Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 10733–10741.

28. Jing Chen, Antonia Neels, Katharina M. Fromm*, Excimer Formation in Crystalline and Nanostructured Coordination Polymers. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 8282–8284.

29. Jing Chen, Ling Chen, Li-Ming Wu*, The Solventless Syntheses of Unique PbS Nanowires of X-shaped Cross-Sections and the Cooperative Effects of Ethylenediamine and the Second Salt. Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 8038–8043.

30. Jing Chen, Li-Ming Wu, Ling Chen*, Syntheses and Characterizations of Bismuth Nanofilms and Nanorhombuses by the Structure-Controlling Solventless Method. Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 586–591.

31. Yue Wang, Jing Chen, Peng Wang, Ling Chen, Yu-Biao Chen, Li-Ming Wu*, Syntheses, Growth Mechanism, and Optical Properties of [001] Growing Bi2S3 Nanorods. J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 16009–16014.

32. Yue Wang, Jing Chen, Ling Chen, Yu-Biao Chen, Li-Ming Wu*, Shape-Controlled Solventless Syntheses of Nano Bi Disks and Spheres. Cryst. Growth Des.2010, 10, 1578–1584.