CHEN Wei

CHEN Wei

CHEN Wei

Principal Investigator

wei.chen@nusri.cn
chmcw@nus.edu.sg

Education


BSc, Nanjing University (2001)

PhD, National University of Singapore (2004)
Postdoc, National University of Singapore (2004-2006)
Lee Kuan Yew Research Fellow National University of Singapore (2006-2008)


Research Interests


1. Rational design of self-assembled molecular nanostructure arrays over macroscopic area with superior multi-functionalities for molecular nano-devices;

2. Development of effective molecular-level interface engineering approaches for improved organic electronic devices, organic photovoltaic cells and nanostructured materials; 
3. Wafer-scale production of high quality graphene substrates and interface problems associated with graphene electronics; 
4. Interface-controlled nanocatalysis for energy and environmental research. 


Representative Publications


1. "Molecular trapping on Two-dimensional Binay Supramolecular Networks" Huang YL, Chen Wei*, Wee ATS*, J. Am. Chem. Soc.133, 820–825 (2011).

2. "2D Pentacene:PTCDA supramolecular chiral networks on Ag(111)" Chen Wei*, Li H, Huang H, Fu YX, Zhang HL, Ma J*, Wee ATS*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130,12285-12289 (2008). 
3. "Preferential trapping of C60 in nanomesh voids" (communication) Zhang HL, Chen Wei*, Huang H, Chen L, Wee ATS*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130, 2720 (2008). 
4. "Surface transfer p-type doping of epitaxial graphene" Chen Wei*, Chen S, Qi DC, Gao XY, and Wee ATS*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 10418 (2007). 
5. "Tunable arrays of C60 molecular chains" Chen L, Chen Wei*, Huang H, Zhang HL, Yuhara J, and Wee ATS*, Advanced Materials. 20, 484 (2008). 
6. "Organic-Organic Heterojunction Interfaces: Effect of Molecular Orientation" (invited review article) Chen Wei*, Qi DC, Huang H, Gao XY, and Wee ATS*, Advanced Functional Materials 21, 410-424 (2011) 
7. "Reversible Single-Molecule Switching in an Ordered Molecular Dipole Array" Huang YL, Lu YH, Niu TC, Huang H, Kera S, Ueno N, and Wee ATS, Chen Wei* Small 8, 1423-1428(2012). 

8. "Tunable two-dimensional binary molecular networks" Huang YL, Chen Wei*, Li H, Pflaum J, Ma J, Wee ATS*, Small 6, 70-75 (2010). Selected as Frontispiece Paper.



Other Investigators

CHEN Jingsheng
CHEN Jingsheng

Senior Investigator

msecj@nus.edu.sg
CHIN Wee Shong
CHIN Wee Shong

Senior Investigator

chmcws@nusri.cn
LIU Xiao Gang
LIU Xiao Gang

Principal Investigator

xiaogang.liu@nusri.cn
LU Yixin
LU Yixin

Principal Investigator

chmlyx@nus.edu.sg
XU Guo Qin
XU Guo Qin

Principal Investigator

guoqin.xu@nusri.cn