Chen Yang

MS/PhD Students
PhD Student

Research Interests

Biomimetic and bioinspired materials, hybrid materials (including nanoparticles, capsules, monoliths, etc.) and Metal-Organic framework (MOF).

Selected Publications

  • Coordination-Enabled One-Step Assembly of Ultrathin Hybrid Microcapsules with Weak pH-Response
    Y. Chen, H. Wu, X. Yang, J. Shi, X. Wang, S. Zhang, Z. Jiang
    ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces, 7, 9178, (2015)
  • Preparation of Dopamine/Titania Hybrid Nanoparticles through Biomimetic Mineralization and Titanium(IV)-Catecholate Coordination for Enzyme Immobilization
    Y. Chen, H. Wu, J. Shi, X. Wang, J. Xie, Z. Jiang
    Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res., 53, 12665, (2014)
  • Polydopamine Microcapsules with Different Wall Structures Prepared by a Template-Mediated Method for Enzyme Immobilization
    J. Shi, Y. Chen, S. Zhang, , X. Wang, Z. Jiang, W. Zhang, X. Song, Q. Ai, C. Tian
    ACS Appl. Mater. & Interfaces, 5, 9991, (2013)
  • Enzymatic Conversion of Carbon Dioxide
    J. Shi, Y. Jiang, Z. Jiang, X. Wang, X. Wang, S. Zhang, P. Han, Y. Chen
    Chem. Soc. Rev., 44, 5981 (2015)


  • ​2008 - 2012: Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Tianjin University, China
  • 2012 - 2015: Master in Chemical Engineering, Tianjin University, China

KAUST Affiliations

KAUST Solar Center (KSC)
Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)