Professor of Chemical Engineering

Division of Nuclear Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

(+86 10) 89796064

Education background

PhD, Tsinghua University, Chemical Engineering, 1996

B.S., Tsinghua University, Chemical Engineering, 1992


01/2003-present, Professor, Division of Nuclear Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, INET

05/1998-12/2002, Associate Professor, Division of Nuclear Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, INET

08/1996-04/1998, Assistant Professor, Division of Nuclear Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, INET

Social service


Solvent extraction chemistry and technology


Editorial board member of Solvent Extraction and Ion Exchange

Associate editor of Journal of Nuclear and Radiochemistry

Vice-Chairman of Nuclear Chemical Engineering, China Nuclear Society

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Prof. Chens research interests are in the areas of advanced nuclear fuel cycle, partitioning of high level waste, separation of trivalent actinides from lanthanides, actinides and fission products chemistry, advanced functional adsorption materials for radionuclides, etc..

Academic Achievement


Jingjie  Jiang, Gang Ye*, Francesca Lorandi, Zeyu Liu, Yanqi Liu, Tongyang Hu, Jing  Chen*, Yuexiang Lu, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski.  Localized  Surface Plasmon Resonance Meets Controlled/Living Radical Polymerization: An  Adaptable Strategy for Broadband Light Regulated Macromolecular Synthesis. Angewandte  Chemie International Edition,  2019,  58(35): 12096-12101.

Lei Xu#, Ning Pu#, Youzhen Li, Pingping Wei, Taoxiang  Sun, Chengliang Xiao*, Jing Chen*, and Chao Xu*.  Selective  Separation and Complexation of Trivalent Actinide and Lanthanide by a  Tetradentate SoftHard Donor Ligand: Solvent Extraction, Spectroscopy, and DFT  Calculations. Inorg. Chem., 2019, 58:  44204430.

Zhe Wang, Yu Xie, Zhen Lei, Yuexiang Lu*, Guoyu Wei, Shuang Liu, Chao  Xu, Zhicheng Zhang, Xiangke Wang, Linfeng Rao* and Jing Chen*.  Quantitative  analysis of surface sites on carbon dots and their interaction with metal ions  by potentiometric titration method. Analytical  Chemistry, 2019, 91: 9690-9697.

Zhe Wang, Chao Xu, Yuexiang Lu*, Guoyu Wei, Gang Ye,  Taoxiang Sun, Jing Chen*.  Microplasma  electrochemistry controlled rapid preparation of fluorescent polydopamine  nanoparticles and their application in uranium detection. Chemical  Engineering Journal, 2018, 344: 480486.

Jingjie Jiang, Gang Ye,* Zhe Wang, Yuexiang Lu, Jing  Chen,* and Krzysztof Matyjaszewski.  Heteroatom-Doped  Carbon Dots (CDs) as a Class of Metal-Free Photocatalysts for PET-RAFT  Polymerization under Visible Light and Sunlight. Angewandte   Chemie International Edition, 2018, 57: 12037-12042.

Fengcheng Wu, Ning Pu, Gang Ye*, Taoxiang Sun, Zhe Wang, Yang Song,  Wenqing Wang, Xiaomei Huo, Yuexiang Lu, Jing Chen*.  Performance  and Mechanism of Uranium Adsorption from Seawater to Poly(dopamine)-Inspired  Sorbents . Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, 51: 4606-4614.

Hang Yuan,Yuexiang  Lu*,Zhe Wang,Zhonghua Ren,Yulan Wang,Sichun Zhang,Xinrong Zhang,Jing Chen*.  Single nanoporous gold nanowire as a  tunable one-dimensional platform for plasmon-enhanced fluorescence. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52: 1808-1811.