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Professor Shaowei Chen Shaowei Chen, Professor of Chemistry
Shaowei Chen finished his undergraduate studies in China in 1991 with a BS degree in Chemistry from the University of Science and Technology of China, and then went to Cornell University receiving his MS and PhD degrees in 1993 and 1996 respectively. Following a postdoctoral appointment in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he started his independent career in Southern Illinois University in 1998. In summer 2004, he moved to the University of California at Santa Cruz. He is currently a Professor of Chemistry and the Faculty Director of the UCSC COSMOS program. He can be reached at shaowei@ucsc.edu. Here is his Google Scholar Citation link.
Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Honor Society, 2018 -
Highly Cited Researcher 2018, Clarivate Analytics
Editorial Board, Rare Metals, 2018 - .
International Editorial Advisory Board, Particles & Particle Systems Characterization, 2018 - .
Associate Editor, Energy and Environment Focus, 2013 - .
Associate Editor, Science of Advanced Materials, 2013 - .
Editorial Board, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanosystems, 2011 - .
Editorial Board, Journal of Electrochemistry, 2011 - .
Visiting Distinguished Professor, Shandong University, CHINA, 2011.
Guest Professor, University of Science and Technology of China, 2003 - present.
Oversea Eminent Scholar, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2005
Tajima Prize, International Society of Electrochemistry, 2005
US Young Observer to the IUPAC 43rd General Assembly and 40th Congress, 2005
K. C. Wong Educational Foundation Research Fellowship, Hong Kong, China, 2003
Oversea Young Investigator Award, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2002
Research Corporation Cottrell Scholar Award, 2001
National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Award, 2001
Hsu Sen Fa Scholarship, 1996
General Society Student Poster Session Award, the Electrochemical Society, 1996
Wentink Prize, Cornell University, 1996
Liu Memorial Award, Cornell University, 1993
Zhang Zongzhi Award, USTC, 1988, 1990
Outstanding Students Scholarship, USTC, 1986-1991


Yuchuan Zheng
Huangshan University, CHINA

Chenzhong Yao
Yuncheng University, CHINA

Qiaoxia Li
Shanghai University of Electrical Power, CHINA

Wen Yuan
Sichuan University, CHINA

Yulin Zhang
Hubei University of Chinese Medicines, CHINA


Gabriella Jia-En Lu
BS, San Jose State University

Yi Peng
BS, Beihang University, CHINA
2017 STEM Chateaubriand Fellow (France)
2018 ECS Summer Fellow
2018-2019 Chancellor's Dissertation Year Fellow

John M. Diniz
B.S., San Jose State University

Rene Mercado
2016 Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship Honorable Mention

Gustavo Chata
BS, UC Merced

Bingzhang Lu

Forrest Nichols

Qiming Liu
B.S., Central South University, CHINA

Yongtao Tan
visiting student, Lanzhou University of Technology, CHINA

Siraprapha Deebansok
visiting student, Mahidol University, THAILAND

Ting He
visiting student, Central South University, CHINA


Carolin Wahl (Rene) Jasmine Liu (Gustavo) Dion Chong (Gustavo) Jasleen Sandhu (Forrest)
Jerome Catalino (Gustavo) Cheng Han Tsai (Yi) Patrick Rockefeller Grimes (Yi) Jongha Choi (Bingzhang)
John Tressel (Rene) Hong-An (Ann) Lin (Qiming) Guannan Guo (Qiaoxia)


Cooper Desmond (Qiaoxia)


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