CHEN Yunlin

Professional title:Professor

Office No.:010-51688483


Ph. D.: School of Precision Instrument and Opto-Electronics Engineering, Tianjin University, China, in 1999.

Master: Department of Physics, Tianjin University, in 1996.

Bachelor: Department of Physics, Lanzhou University, in1987.

Professional Experience
Yunlin Chen received the Ph.D. degree from the School of Precision Instrument and Opto-Electronics Engineering, Tianjin University, China, in 1999. She is a Professor with the School of Science, Beijing Jiaotong University, China. Her current research interests include the areas of optoelectronics devices, photonic crystals and sensors, nonlinear crystals, and micro– nanostructure materials and technology.
Research Field

Her current research interests include the areas of optoelectronics devices, photonic crystals and sensors, nonlinear crystals and micro– nanostructure materials and technology.


  1. Key scientific problems of nonlinear optical crystal materials for quasi parametric chirped pulse amplification.
  2. Study on label free photonic crystal chlorine gas sensor.
  3. Preparation of vertical magnetic anisotropic tunnel junction (p-mtj) and its performance in TMR sensor.
  4. Study on interface coating between silicon-based semiconductor materials and devices
  5. Research and development of special materials for attosecond high-order harmonic generation.
  6. Research on submicron photonic crystal phase array illuminator based on Talbot effect
  7. Preparation, performance and application of particulate molecular control for efficient purification of chlorinated malodorous waste gas
  8. Study on electro-optic modulation photonic crystal phase array optical beam splitter

Teaching Courses

Modern Physical Experiments, Physical Experiments, Nanomaterials and nanotechnology.


  1. Ji Wang, Yunlin Chen*, Kun Zhao, and Zhiyi Wei,Nonlinear spectral-phase-engineering strategies via quasiparametric chirped-pulse amplification,PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 2021, 103: 063513.
  2. Rongzhi Chen, Kuo Zhan, Yizhou Xing, Zhaolong Wang, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, Bin Liu, Yunlin Chen*, Ultrastable MAPbBr3@ZIF-8Co5% as a novel fluorescence probe for highly selectively sensing Fe3+ in water, Journal of Luminescence, 2021, 235:118056.
  3. Lin Zhou, Feiyan Liu, Ji Wang, Rongzhi Chen and Yunlin Chen*, Effects of ligand functionalization on the band gaps and luminescent properties of a Zr12 oxocluster based metal–organic framework, CrystEngComm, 2021, 23: 2961–2967.
  4. Kuo Zhan, Zhaolong Wang, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, and Yunlin Chen*, Nano-Porous UIO-66-NH2/TiO2 Bragg Reflector for Low Concentration HCl Gas Sensing, IEEE SENSORS JOURNAL, 2021, 21(15):16469-16474.
  5. Kuo Zhan , Zhaolong Wang , Yabin Zhu , Jun Yan , Yunlin Chen*, Label-free high performance optical CCl4 sensor based on MIL-101(Cr) photonic crystals, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 2021, 323:111253.
  6. Zhaolong Wang , Kuo Zhan, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, Bin Liu, Yunlin Chen*, Label-free one-dimension photonics crystals sensors assembled by UiO-66 and graphene oxide: A platform to quick and efficiently detect chlorobenzene vapors, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2021, 9:105445.
  7. Yizhou Xing, Zhaolong Wang, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, Yunlin Chen∗, High-performance chlorobenzene sensor of bimetallic ZIF-8(Zn@Co) based one-dimensional photonic crystals , Physics Letters A, 2021, 400:127301.
  8. Li Zhao, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, Yunlin Chen*,Effect of doping Zn on the optical and electrical properties of LiNbO3 films,Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter, 2021, 611: 412981.
  9. Jianfei Liu, Ao Liu , Yunlin Chen*, Xiaoniu Tu, Yanqing Zheng, Growth and optical properties of Pr-Mg co-doped LiNbO3 crystal using Bridgman method, Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter, 2021, 624: 413419.
  10. Mengjiao Zhang, Yizhou Xing, and Yunlin Chen*, Multichannel filtering properties of quaternary photonic crystals containing single-negative materials, Eur. Phys. J. D, 2021, 75(4): 2-7.
  11. Congji Jiang , Jun Yan*, Xiangqian Wang , Shijie Wei, Pengli Liang, Yunlin Chen*, Yuzhe Song*, Genliang Han, Table-like magnetocaloric effect around room temperature of antiperovskite composite materials based on Mn3Sn1-xGaxC, Materials Today Communications, 2021, 27:102379.
  12. Kuo Zhan, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, Yunlin Chen*, Enhanced-performance relative humidity sensor based on MOF-801 photonic crystals,  Physics Letters A,2020,384:126678.
  13. Kuo Zhan, Yizhou Xing, Yabin Zhu, Jun Yan, Yunlin Chen*, Carbon tetrachloride vapor sensing based on ZIF-8@ZnO/TiO2 one-dimensional top-defect photonic crystals, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 2020, 314:112249
  14. Yuchun He, Laixiang Shi, Ji Wang, JunYan, Yunlin Chen*, UiO-66-NDC (1,4- naphthalened-icarboxilic acid) as a novel fluorescent probe for the selective detection of Fe3+, J. Solid State Chem.2020, 285:121206.
  15. Chenglin Yang, Xiaoniu Tu, Sheng Wang, Kainan Xiong, Yunlin Chen*, Yanqing Zheng**, Erwei Shi, Growth and properties of Pr3þ doped LiNbO3 crystal with Mg2þ incorporation: A potential material for quasi-parametric chirped pulse amplification, Optical Materials, 2020, 105:109893.
  16. Li Zhao, Laixiang Shi, Ji Wang, Jun Yan, Yunlin Chen*, Yanqing Zheng**, Effect of doping Mg on the structure and optical properties of LiNbO3 films prepared by radio-frequency magnetron sputtering, Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 2020, 108:104901. 
  17.  L. X. Shi, J. Wang, L. Zhou, Yunlin Chen*, Chunai Dai, Jun Yan. Facile in-suit preparation of MAPbBr3@ UiO-66 composites for information encryption and decryption, J. Solid State Chem., 2020, 282:121062.
  18.  Yizhou Xing, Laixiang Shi, Jun Yan, and Yunlin Chen*, High-Performance Methanal Sensor Based on MetalOrganic Framework Based One-Dimensional Photonic Crystal, ChemistrySelect 2020, 5: 1–8.
  19.  Jun Yan, Xingru Song, Yunlin Chen*, Yongzhe Zhang**, Gradient band gap perovskite films with multiple photoluminescence peaks, Optical Materials, 2020, 99:109513.
  20.  Ya Bin Zhu, Yi Xuan Liu, Ji Wang, Li Zhao, Kuo Zhan and Yun Lin Chen*, Temperature-modulating rectifier behavior and photovoltaic response of VOx /Nb:SrTiO3 heterojunctions, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 2020, 53: 265101.
  21.  Jun Yan, Yuchun He, Yunlin chen*, Yongzhe Zhang* & Hui Yan, CH3NH3Br solution as a novel platform for the selective fluorescence detection of Pb2+ ions, Scientific Reports, 2019,   9:15840.
  22.  Lin Zhou, Sujing Wang, Yunlin Chen∗, Christian Serre∗∗, Direct synthesis of robust hcp UiO-66(Zr)MOF using poly (ethylene rephthalate)waste as ligand source, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 2019, 290:109674.
  23.   Wenyang Luo, Yue Zheng, Jun Yan, and Yunlin Chen*, Three-Dimensional Ordered Structures of Metal-Organic Frameworks for Carbon Tetrachloride Sensing and Comparative Study, 2019, ChemistrySelect 2019, 4: 3936–3939.
  24.  Ao Zhang**, Yun-Lin Chen**, Chun-Xiu Zhang, Jun Yan, CH3NH3 Formed by Electron Injection at Heterojunction Inducing Peculiar Properties of CH3NH3PbI3 Material, CHIN. PHYS. LETT. 2019, 36(2): 026701.
  25. Yue Zheng, Fuchen Chu, Bing Zhang, Jun Yan, Yunlin Chen*, Ultrahigh adsorption capacities of carbon tetrachloride on MIL-101 and MIL- 101/graphene oxide composites, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials,  2018, 263: 71-76.
  26.  Fuchen Chu, Yue Zheng, Boyuan Wen, Lin Zhou, Jun Yan and Yunlin Chen*,  Adsorption of toluene with water on zeolitic imidazolate framework-8/graphene oxide hybrid nanocomposites in a humid atmosphere, RSC Adv., 2018, 8,: 2426.
  27.  Jun Yan, Kewen Shi, Sihao Deng, Wenjun Zhao, Huiqing Lu, Ying Sun, Yunlin Chen*, The influence of combination of the first-order and second-order phase transitions on magnetocaloric effects in Mn3Cu1-xFexN, Solid State Communications, 2018, 282: 33-37.
  28.  Zhang Ao ,Chen Yun-Lin*, Yan Jun ,Zhang Chun-Xiu, Effects of organic cations on performance of halide perovskite solar cell. Acta Physica Sinica,2018, 67:106701.
  29. Ji Wang, Ao Zhang, Jun Yan, Dan Li, and Yunlin Chen*, Revealing the properties of defects formed by CH3NH2 molecules in organic-inorganic hybrid perovskite MAPbBr3, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2017, 110: 1239032. 
  30.  Lin Zhou, Xinghua Zhang Yunlin Chen*, Facile synthesis of Al-fumarate metal–organic framework nano-flakes and their highly selective adsorption of volatile organic compounds, Materials Letters, 2017,197: 224–227 .
  31. Lin Zhou, Xinghua Zhang , Yunlin Chen*, Modulated synthesis of zirconium metal–organic framework UiO-66 with enhanced dichloromethane adsorption capacity, Materials Letters , 2017, 197: 167–170.
  32.   Fengming Tian,Xinghua Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Fabrication and Photoluminescence Property of ZnO Nanoparticle/Metal-Organic Framework Hybrid Material,Chemistry Letters,2016,45(4):388~390.
  33. Yang Zhou,Lin Zhou,Xinghua Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Preparation of zeolitic imidazolate framework-8 /graphene oxide composites with enhanced VOCs adsorption capacity,Microporous and Mesoporous Materials,2016,225:488~493.
  34.  Fengming Tian,Xinghua Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Amino-functionalized  metal–organic framework for adsorption and separation of dichloromethane and trichloromethane,RSC Advances,2016,6:63895~63904.
  35.  Fengming Tian,Xinghua Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Highly selective adsorption and separation of dichloromethane/trichloromethane on a copper based metal–organic framework,RSC Advances,2016,6:31214~31224.
  36. Mingyang Wang,Xinghua Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Activated MIL-53(Al) for Efficient Adsorption of Dichloromethane and Trichlormethane,Aerosol and Air Quality Research,2016,16:2003~2010.
  37. Mingyang Wang,Xinghua Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Estimation of the desorption energy of dichloromethane and water in MIL-53 by DSC and ab-initio calculations,Science China Chemistry,2016,59(4):398~404.
  38. Jun Yan,Bing Zhang,Yunlin Chen*, Ao Zhang,Xiaohan Ke,Improving the Photoluminescence Properties of Perovskite CH3NH3PbBr3,Cl-x Films by Modulating Organic Cation and Chlorine Concentrations,ACS Applied Materials& Interfaces,2016,8(20):12756~12763.
  39. Mingyang Wang ,Xinghua Zhang,Dan Li, Yunlin Chen*,  How Guest Molecules Stabilize the Narrow Pore Phase of Soft PorousCrystal: Structural andMechanical Properties of MIL-53 (Al) ∩ H2O,The Journal of Physical Chemistry C,2016,120(9):5059~5066.
  40. Ao Zhang,Yunlin Chen*,Jun Yan,“Optimal Design and Simulation of High-Performance Organic-Metal Halide Perovskite Solar Cells”,IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics,2016,52(6):1600106.
  41. Bing Zhang,Jun Yan,Ji Wang,Yunlin Chen*,“Effect of the modulating of organic content on optical properties of single-crystal perovskite”,Optical Materials,2016,62:273~278.
  42. Xiaohan Ke,Jun Yan,Ao Zhang,Bing Zhang,Yunlin Chen*,“Optical band gap transition from direct to indirect induced by organiccontent of CH3NH3PbI3 perovskite films”,Applied Physics Letters,2015,107:091904~091904.
  43. Jinhong Zhang,Yunlin Chen*,“Generation of a phase contrast Talbot array illuminator with electric controlling,Int. J. Nanotechnol.”,2015,12(10):917~925.
  44. Jun Yan,Xiaohan Ke,Yunlin Chen*,Ao Zhang,Bing Zhang,“Effect of modulating the molar ratio of organic to inorganic content on morphology optical absorption and photoluminescence of perovskite CH3NH3PbBr3 films,Applied Surface Science,2015,315:1191~1196.
  45. Yunlin Chen*, Man Tong,“Diffractive self-imaging based on selective etching of a two-dimensional ferroelectric domain inversion grating”,Chinese Optics Letters,2015,13(2):020502
  46. Lin Zhou, Yun-Lin Chen*, Xing-Hua Zhang, Feng-Ming Tian, Zhi-Nan Zu,” Zeolites developed        from  mixed alkali modified coal fly ash for dsorption of volatile organic compounds”, Materials Letters, 2014,119:140–142.
  47.    Xinghua Zhang, Ying Jiang, Bing Miao, Yunlin Chen, Dadong Yan, and Jeff Z. Y., “The structure factor of a wormlike chain and the random-phase-approximation solution for the spinodal line of a diblock copolymer melt”, Soft Matter, 2014, 10: 5405.
  48. Jinhong Zhang and Yunlin Chen*, “Optimal Design of Hexagonal Multiphase Talbot Array Illuminator Based on PPLN ”, IEEE JOURNAL OF QUANTUM ELECTRONICS, 2013, 49(5):471-476.
  49. Lin Wei, Yunlin Chen*, Baoping Zhang, Zhinan Zu,” Synthesis of highly selective zeolite topology molecular sieve for adsorption of benzene gas”, Solid State Sciences, 2013, 16 :39-44.
  50. Yunlin Chen*, Jinhong Zhang, and Haiwei Li, “Investigation of domain walls in periodically poled MgO:LiNbO3 by second harmonic imaging “, Chinese Optics Letters, 2013, 11(3):031601/1-3.
  51. Fan Tian-Wei, Chen Yun-Lin*, Zhang Jin-Hong, “A study of two-dimensional hexagonal phase array grating in MgO:LN based on the Talbot effect”, Acta Phys. Sin. 2013, 62(9): 094216.
  52. Xinghua Zhang, Yunlin Chen, Lijian Qu, and Dadong Yan,” Effects of attractive colloids on the phase separation behaviors of binary polymer blends”, J. Chem. Phys. 2013,139: 074902.
  53. Baoping Zhang, Yunlin Chen* , Lin Wei, Zhinan Zu, “Preparation of molecular sieve X from coal fly ash for the adsorption of volatile organic compounds”, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 2012,156:36-39.
  54. Li Jian-Guang, Chen Yun-Lin*, Zhang Jin-Hong,“A study of two--dimensional hexagonal phase array optical beam splitter modulated by external electric fiield”, Acta Phys. Sin.,2012, 61(12):124210.
  55. Yu Souzhi, Huang Di, Wen Jianping, Li Shuang,Chen Yunlin, Jia Xiaoqiang. “Metabolic profiling analysis for fumaric acid production improvement in Rhizopus oryzae by femtosecond laser irradiation”, Bioresource Technology,2012, 114:610-615.(
  56.  Di Huang, Jianping Wen, Guoying Wang, Guanghai Yu, Xiaoqiang Jia,Yunlin Chen, “In silico aided metabolic engineering of Streptomyces roseosporus for daptomycin yield improvement”, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2012,94(3):637-649.
  57. Haishan Qi, Xin Xing, Shanshan Li, Jianping Wen, Yunlin Chen, Xiaoqiang Jia “Intrinsic kinetics model of higher ascomycin production by Streptomyces hygroscopicus var. ascomyceticus mutanted by femtosecond laser”, Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering,2012,17:770-779.
  58.  Di Huang, Xiaoqiang Jia , Jianping Wen, Guoying Wang, Guanghai Yu, Qinggele Caiyin, Yunlin Chen, “Metabolic flux analysis and principal nodes identification for daptomycin production improvement by Streptomyces roseosporu”, Applied biochemistry and biotechnology,2011,165(7-8):1725-1739.
  59.  Guanghai Yu,Xiaoqiang Jia, Jianping Wen,Guoying Wang,Yunlin Chen,“Enhancement of daptomycin production in Streptomyces roseosporus LC-51 by manipulation of cofactors concentration in the fermentation culture”,World J Microbiol Biotechnol ,2011,27:1859–1868.
  60.    Yunlin Chen*, Gang Liu, Yanqing Zheng, Fan Geng, “Periodically poled Ti-diffused near- stoichiometric MgO:LiNbO3 waveguide nonlinear-optic wavelength converter”, Opt. Express , 2009, 17(6): 4834-4841.
  61. Yunlin Chen*, Zheng Lu, and Min Xiao, “Observation of light writing localized domain inversion patterns formation in KNbO3”,  J. Appl. Crys. 2009, 42:265-267  
  62.   Yanqing Zheng, Haikuan Kong, Hui Chen, Xiaoniu Tu, Erwei Shi, Yunlin Chen, He Zhan , Gang Liu, Fan Geng, Yan Zhang, Jianxuan Pan, “Single crystal growth of MgO-doped near-stoichiometric lithium niobate crystals and fabrication of Ti:PPLN devices”, J. Crystal Growth, 2009,311(3):892-894  
  63.  Y. L. Chen*,  G. Liu,  B. B. Zhou,  Z. Y. Wei,  Y. Q. Zheng, “Wavelength conversion in a Ti:PPSMgLN channel waveguide”,  Opt. Commun. 2009, 282:2524-2526.
  64. Yunlin Chen*, He Zhan, Bo Zhou, “Refractive index modulation in periodically poled MgO-doped congruent LiNbO3 crystal”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2008, 93: 222902.