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Prof. Hongzheng Chen

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Hongzheng Chen
Polymer Building Room 424
Dept. of Polymer Science & Engineering
Zhejiang University
38 Zheda Rd, Hangzhou 310027
P. R. China 
Phone: +86-571-87952557
Fax: +86-571-87953733
        1984 - 1988    Department of Chemistry, Zhejiang University, China, B.Sc. (Chemistry)
        1988 - 1994    Department of Polymer Science & Engineering, Zhejiang University, Ph.D. in Polymer Science and Physics 
Professional Experience
        1994 - 1996               Lecturer in Department of Polymer Science & Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
        12/1996 - 11/1999    Associate Professor in Department of Polymer Science & Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
        12/1999 -  present    Full Professor in Department of Polymer Science & Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
        01/1999 - 04/1999    Visiting Scholar in Chemistry Department, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong, China
        11/1999 - 04/2001    Visiting Scholar at Chemistry Department of University of Antwerpen (UIA) and IMEC (Interuniversity MicroElectronic Center), Leuven, Belgium
        07/2002 - 10/2002   Visiting Professor at IMEC, Leuven, Belgium 07/2003-09/2003 Visiting Professor at IMEC, Leuven, Belgium
        02/2005 - 08/2005   Visiting Professor at Stanford University£¬ Stanford£¬USA
        09/2007 - 11/2007   Visiting Professor at Stanford University£¬ Stanford£¬USA
Main Research Interests
    Focus on organic (organic/inorganic) optoelectronic materials for photovoltaics, photodetectors and biosensors applications. The objective is to develop advanced organic (organic/inorganic) optoelectronic materials by tailoring molecular structures and aggregations, to construct new optoelectronic devices, and to achieve a fundamental understanding of optical and electronic processes in organic semiconductors.
Main Awards & Acheievements
  • Chinese Young Chemistry Award (2000)
  • Century Scholar Training Project from the Ministry of Education of China (2001)
  • NSFC Distinguished Young Scholars Grant (2002)
Selected Publications
  1. L. Zuo , Z. Gu , T. Ye , W. Fu , G. Wu , H. Li ,* and H. Z. Chen*, Enhanced Photovoltaic Performance of CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Solar Cells through Interfacial Engineering Using Self-Assembling Monolayer, J Am Chem Soc, 2015, 137, 2674-2679
  2. H. Li*, C. Fan, W. Fu, H. Xin, H. Z. Chen*, Solution-grown organic single-crystalline donor-acceptor heterojunctions for photovoltaics, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 956-960.
  3. L. Zuo, C.-Y. Chang, C.-C. Chueh, S. Zhang, H. Li, A. K.-Y. Jen,* and H. Z. Chen*, Design of a Versatile Interconnecting Layer for Highly Efficient Series-Connected Polymer Tandem Solar Cells, Energy Environ Sci, 2015, DOI: 10.1039/c5ee00633c
  4. L. Fu, W. Fu, P. Cheng, Z. Xie, C. Fan, M. M. Shi,* J. Ling, J. H. Hou, X. Zhan, H. Z. Chen*, A diketopyrrolopyrrolemolecule end-capped with furan-2-carboxylate moiety: planarity of molecular geometry and photovoltaic property, J. Mater. Chem. A., 2014, 2, 6589-6597.
  5. X. Yang, W. F. Fu, W. Liu, J. Hong, Y. Cai, C. Jin, M. S. Xu,* H. Wang, D. Yang, and H. Z. Chen,* Engineering Crystalline Structures of Two-Dimensional MoS2 Sheets for High-Performance Organic Solar Cells, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 7727-7733
  6. W. Fu, L. Wang, J. Ling, H. Y. Li, M. M. Shi,* J. Xue,* H. Z. Chen*, High Efficient Hybrid Solar Cells with Tunable Dipole at the Donor/Acceptor Interface, Nanoscale 2014, 6, 10545–10550
  7. X. Yang, W. Liu, M. Xiong, Y. Zhang, T. Liang, J. Yang, M. S. Xu,* J. Ye* and H. Z. Chen*, Au Nanoparticles on Ultrathin MoS2 Sheets for Plasmonic Organic Solar Cells, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 14798–14806
  8. L. Zuo, C.-C. Chueh, Y.-X. Xu, K.-S. Chen, Y. Zang, C.-Z. Li, H. Chen* and A. K.-Y. Jen*, Microcavity-driven Enhanced Light-trapping for Highly Efficient Organic Parallel Tandem Solar Cells, Adv. Mater. 2014, 26, 6778–6784
  9. W. Fu, L. Wang, Y. Zhang, R. Ma, L. Zuo, J. Mai, T.-K. Lau, S. Du, X. Lu, M. Shi, H. Li,* H. Chen*, Improving Polymer/Nanocrystal Hybrid Solar Cell Performance via Tuning Ligand Orientation at CdSe Quantum Dot Surface, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2014, 6, 19154-19160.
  10. W. Liu,   S. Liu,   N. K. Zawacka,  T. R. Andersen,   P. Cheng,  L. Fu,   M. Chen,  W. Fu,   E. Bundgaard,   M. Jørgensen,  X. Zhan,   F. C. Krebs* and   H. Chen*, Roll-coating fabrication of flexible large area small molecule solar cells with power conversion efficiency exceeding 1%,  J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2 (46), 19809-19814
  11. M. L. Chen, W. F. Fu, M. M. Shi,* X. L. Hu, J. Y. Pan, J. Ling, H. Y. Li and H. Z. Chen*, An ester-functionalized diketopyrrolopyrrole molecule with appropriate energy levels for the application in solution-processed organic solar cells, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2013, 1 (1), 105-111
  12. P. Yin, G. Wu*, W. Qin, X. Chen, M. Wang, H. Chen*, A general method to prepare CYM and RGB colored electronic inks based on silica-coated organic pigments for full-color electrophoretic displays, J. Mater. Chem. C, 2013, 1, 843-849
  13. S.-Y. Liu, M.-M. Shi,* J. Huang, Z. Jin, X. Hu, J. Pan, H. Li, A. K.-Y. Jen*, and H.-Z. Chen*, C–H activation: making diketopyrrolopyrrole derivatives easily accessible, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2013, 1, 2795-2805
  14. C. Fan, A. P. Zoombelt, H. Jiang, W. Fu, J. Wu, W. Yuan, Y. Wang, H. Li*, H. Z. Chen*, Z. Bao, Solution-grown organic single-crystalline p-n junction with ambipolar charge transport, Adv. Mater., 2013, 25, 5762-5766
  15. X. Hu, L. Zuo, W. Fu, T. T. Larsen-Olsen, M. Helgesen, E. Bundgaard, O. Hagemann, M. Shi, F. C. Krebs*, H. Z. Chen*, Incorporation of ester groups into low band-gap diketopyrrolopyrrole containing polymers for solar cell applications, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 15710-15716
  16. W. F. Fu, Y. Shi, W. M. Qiu, L. Wang, Y. X. Nan, M. M. Shi,* H. Y. Li and H. Z. Chen*, High efficiency hybrid solar cells using post-deposition ligand exchange by monothiols,  Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2012, 14 (35), 12094 -12098
  17. S.-Y. Liu, H.-Y. Li*, M.-M. Shi, H. Jiang, X. Hu, W. Li, L. Fu, and H. Z. Chen*, Pd/C as a Clean and Effective Heterogeneous Catalyst for C-C Couplings toward Highly Pure Semiconducting Polymers, Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 9004-9009
  18. X. Yang, M. M. Shi,* R. J. Zhou, X. Q. Chen, H. Z. Chen*£¬Blending of HAuCl4 and Histidine in the Aqueous Solution: A Simple Approach to Au10 Cluster, Nanoscale, 2011, 3, 2596-2601
  19. Y. N. Cheng, M. Wang, G. Borghs,* H. Z. Chen*, Gold Nanoparticle Dimers for Plasmon Sensing, Langmuir, 2011, 27, 7884-7891
  20. H. Z. Chen*, M. M. Ling, X. Mo, M. M. Shi, M. Wang, Z. Bao*, Air-Stable N-channel Organic Semiconductors for Thin Film Transistors Based on Fluorinated Derivatives of Perylene Diimides, Chem. Mater., 19, 816-824 (2007)
  21. H. Z. Chen*, M. M. Shi, T. Aernouts, M. Wang, G. Borghs, P. Heremans, A Novel Organic N-type Material: Fluorinated Perylene Diimide, Sol. Energy Mater. Sol. Cells, 87, 521-527 (2005)
  22. L. Cao, H. Z. Chen*, H. B. Zhou, L. Zhu, J. Z. Sun, X. B. Zhang, J. M. Xu, M. Wang*, Carbon Nanotube Templated Assembly of Rare-Earth Phthalocyanine Nanowires, Adv. Mater., 15, 909-913 (2003)