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Name: Yujie CHEN

Title: Associate Professor

Office: Room 331, Materials Building D

Tel: +86-21-3420-2549

Fax: +86-21-3420-2749

Email: yujiechen@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of Composite Materials


Biographical Information


Associate professor, School of Materials Science and Engineering, SJTU


Lecturer, School of Materials Science and Engineering, SJTU


Post doctor, TU-Berlin/ECUST, Supervised by Prof. Dr. Manfred H. Wagner


Exchange Ph. D student in Polymer Engineering and Physics; Berlin Institute of Technology (TU-Berlin), Germany; Supervised by Prof. Dr. Manfred H. Wagner


Ph. D. in Materials Science and Engineering; East China University of Science and Engineering (ECUST), China; Supervised by Prof. Dr. Wei Wu


Bachelor in Materials Science and Engineering;  ECUST, China

Research Interests

Smart polymers and polymer-based composites, Polymer based artificial muscles; Functional polymer-based composites

Selected Publications

(1) 1J. Liu, 1Zhen Chen, *Y. Chen, H. Rehman, Y. Guo, *H. Li, H. Liu. Ionic Conductive Organohydrogels with Dynamic Pattern Behavior and Multi‐Environmental Stability. Advanced Functional Materials, 2021, 2101464.  https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202101464

(2) H. Rehman, *Y. Chen, M. Hedenqvist, H. Li, W. Xue, Y. Guo, Y. Guo, H. Duan, *H. Liu. Self-healing shape memory PUPCL copolymer with high cycle life. Advanced Functional Materials, 2018, 28(7): 1704109

(3) K. Wang, *Y. Chen, R. Tian, *H. Li, Y. Zhou, H. Duan, H. Liu. Porous Co-C Core-Shell Nanocomposites Derived from Co-MOF-74 with Enhanced Electromagnetic Wave Absorption Performance. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2018, 10: 33523-33531  1% ESI高被引论文)       

(4) C. Chen, Y. Liu, X. He, H. Li, *Y. Chen, Y. Wei, Y. Zhao, Y. Ma, Z. Chen, X. Zheng, *H. Liu. Multiresponse Shape-Memory Nanocomposite with a Reversible Cycle for Powerful Artificial Muscles. Chemistry of Materials, 2021, 33: 987-997

(5) 1Y. Chen, 1Z. Chen, C. Chen, H. Rehman, *H. Liu, H. Li, *M. Hedenqvist. A Gradient-Distributed Liquid-Metal Hydrogel Capable of Tunable Actuation, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2020, 127762, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.127762

(6)1 Z. Chen, 1J. Liu, *Y. Chen, X. Zheng, H. Liu, *H. Li. Multiple-Stimuli-Responsive and Cellulose Conductive Ionic Hydrogel for Smart Wearable Devices and Thermal Actuators. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2021, 13: 1353-1366                                       

(7) 1T. Chen, 1*Y. Chen, H. Rehman, Z. Chen, Z. Yang, M. Wang, H. Li, *H. Liu. Ultra-tough, self-healing and tissue-adhesive hydrogel for wound dressing. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2018, 10: 33523-33531         

(8) 1H. Rehman, 1*Y. Chen, M. Hedenqvist, R. Pathan, H. Liu, H. Wang, T. Chen, X. Zhang, *H. Li. High-cycle-life and high-loading copolymer network with potential application as a soft actuator. Materials & Design, 2019, 182: 108010  

(9) Z. Chen, *Y. Chen, M. Hedenqvist, C. Chen, C. Cai, H.Li, H. Liu, *J. Fu. Multifunctional Conductive Hydrogels and Their Application as Smart Wearable Devices. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2021, 9, 2561-2583 (hot paper)

(10) 1L. Liu, 1*Y. Chen, H. Liu, H. Rehman, C. Chen, H. Kang, *H. Li. Graphene oxide and functionalized carbon nanotubes based semi-open cellular network for sound absorption. Soft Matter, 2019, 15: 2269-2276 

Research Projects

(1) 2020.11-2023.10, “Technology and typical products of recycled carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites”, Subject of National Key R & D Projects, Fund No: 2020YFC1910204, 2,440,000 RMB

(1) 2018.1-2020.12, “Rapidly actuating self-healing hydrogel/helical fiber bundle composites artificial muscle with high load capacity”, NSFC-Youth Fund, Fund No: 11704244, 250,000 RMB

(2) 2018.1-2018.12, “Artificial high-strength muscles”, SJTU-KTH Collaborative Research and Development Seed Grant, Fund No: WF610561702/027, 50,000 RMB

(3) 2017.5-2020.4, “Self-healing hydrogel/fiber bundle composites for artificial muscle, Natural Science Foundation of Shanghai-Exploration Category, Fund no: 17ZR1441000, 200,000 RMB

(4) 2016.6-2019.5, “Self-healing polymer nano-coated fiber and its shape memory effect”, Shanghai Sailing Program, Fund No: 16YF1406100, 200,000 RMB

(5) 2017.9-2018.8, “Experimental validation of shear thinning liquid protective materials”, Avic Aerospace Life-Support Industries Ltd., Fund No: 17GFH-HK03-390, 450,000 RMB

(6) 2017.9-2018.8, “Research of high stiffness and anti-aging polymer- based composite buoy”, Wuhan GCL New Energy Holdings Ltd, Fund No: SA0500622, 700,000 RMB

(7) 2014.9-2015.10 “Heat- and cold- resistant, oil-resistant and static sealing materials”, Japanese SMC Ltd. Fund No: 15H300000090, 488,000 RMB

Honors & Awards

2019  SMC Excellent Young Scholar of SJTU

2016  Shangai Sailing Scholar

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