Prof. Lixin Chen, Ph.D

    Professor, School of Materials Science and Engineering
    Zhejiang University
    Hangzhou 310027, P.R. China
    Tel./fax: +86-571-8795 1152
Prof. Lixin Chen got his BSc (1989), MSc (1992) and PhD (2000) degrees in Materials Science from Zhejiang University. He started his teaching and research career in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of Zhejiang University as a teacher in 1992. His main research interests are the fundamental researches and applications on energy storage materials, including hydrogen storage materials, metal hydride technologies of hydrogen storage / recovery / purification and isotope separation; hydrogen resource for PEM fuel cell and novel electrode materials for secondary batteries. He carried out successfully over 20 national research projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation, the National High Technology Research & Development Program, and the National Basic Research Program of China etc. He has obtained 23 Chinese Invention Patents and published over 200 papers enlisted in Science Citation Index (SCI).
Research work

Hydrogen storage materials; Metal hydride technologies of hydrogen storage, recovery, purification and isotope separation; Hydrogen resource for PEM fuel cell; Novel electrode materials for secondary batteries.