School of Materials Science and Engineering
Chen Jian
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Assoc. Prof. Jian Chen, B.SC, M.Eng, Ph.D

OfficeRoom 510Materials Building A

Address:Schoolof Materials Science and
Jiulonghu campus of Southeast
University, Nanjing,
Jiangsu province, China

Telephone: +86-52091090

Research area:

(1) micro/nano scale mechanical properties of materials;

(2) graphene foam;

(3) surface coating and modification technology.

Curriculum Vitae


l1996.9–2000.7   Materials Science &Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University     BSc

l1997.9–2000.7   Computer Science& Technology, Xi'an Jiaotong University   BSc

l2000.9–2003.6   Materials Science &Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University     MSc

l2003.11–2008.1   Metallurgy & Materials, University of Birmingham, UK         PhD


l2006.11 –2007.1    Research Associate   University of Birmingham, UK

l2007.2 –2007.5     Research Associate   Ad. Surf. Eng. Ltd., UK

l2008.3 –2011.10    Research fellow       School of Metallurgy & Materials, University of Birmingham, UK

l2011.11– present    Associate Professor   Schoolof Materials Science and Engineering, Southeast University, China


lProbing the dynamic mechanical properties and its mechanism of diamond-like coatings in the micro/nano scale     National Natural Science Foundation, General Program (11472080) (2015-2018)

lRelationship between the dynamic mechanical properties and the tribological behaviour of diamond-like coatings      Basic Research Program of Science and Technologyin Jiangsu Province (Natural Science Funds(BK20141336) (2014-2017)

lMechanical properties of graphene under thermo-mechanical coupling National Natural Science Foundation of ChinaYouth Science Fund Project (11204031) (20132015)

lMultistage Modelling for Multilayered Surface Systems Seventh Frame Work Programme, EU (CP-FP213600-2 M3-2S)    (20092011)

lThe cryogenic micro/nano mechanical and tribological properties of bulk and surface engineered polymeric and metallic materials Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, UK(EP/C536061/1)(20072009)

lDevelop surface engineering related e-learningmodules for International Master in Heat Treatment & Surface Engineering EU Education, Audiovisual & Culture(74922-IC-1-2005-1-MT-ERASMUS-PROGUC-6)(20072009)

lPlasma Thermochemical Surface Engineering ofCobalt-Chromium Alloys Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, UK (GR/S08466/01) (2003–2007)

lEco-efficient stampingprocess of sheet metal parts by development of innovative coatings forself-lubricating dies Fifth Frame Work Programme, EU(G1RD-CT-2002-00712)

lEffect of the interaction between ion beam andsputtering ions on the interface of the film-substrate National Natural Science Foundation of China Project(59971035/E011002)

Teaching courses:

lCompositeMaterials, Undergraduate

lIntroduction to Advanced Engineering Materials, taught in English, Foreign exchange students and postgraduates

lMaterial Innovation Research Experience Course, thetraditional bow project supervisor, Undergraduate


lJ Chen, YM Zhang, Exploration and thinking in teachingof professional basic course for materials science undergraduate in English-in the case of material thermodynamics,Journal of Southeast University (philosophy andsocial sciences), 2013 (supplement):155-157.



lJ Chen: ‘Chapter27 Sports equipment - Al, Mg and Ti’, in H Dong (edits) Surface Engineering of Light Alloys – Aluminium, Magnesium and Titanium Alloys,Woodhead Publishing, 2010

lJ Chen, B Beake, H Dong and G Bell, : ‘Environmental Nanomechanical Testingof Polymers and Nanocomposites’, in Atul Tiwari (edits) “Nanomechanical Analysis of High Performance Materials”,Springer, 2014,63-84


lJ Chen, G. Liu and TW Button, ‘Mechanical properties of porous TiO2 ceramics fabricated by freeze casting process’, Advances in Applied Ceramics, 112(7), 2013:436-441

lJ. Chen, XY Li, R. Ji, R. K han and G. Fuentes, ‘Nanomechanical properties of duplex treated 42CrMo4 steel’, Surface Engineering, 29(6), 2013:462-467

lY Chu, J Chen, X Li, S Wu, Z Yang, 'Effectsof thermomechanical treatments on the microstructures and mechanical properties of GTA-welded AZ31B magnesium alloy', International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy, and Materials , 19, 2012: 945-950

lJ Chen, X Guo, Q Tang,C Zhuang, J Liu, S Wu, B Beake, 'Nanomechanical properties of graphene on poly(ethylene terephthalate) substrate', Carbon, 55, 2013, 144–150

lZ. M. Wang, Zh.L. Cai, K. Zhao, X. L. Guo, J. Chen,W. Sun, Zh. X. Cheng, H. Kimura, B. W. Li, G. L. Yuan, J. Yin, and Zh. G. Liu,‘In-situobservation of nanomechanical behavior arising from critical temperature-inducedphase transformation in Ba(Zr0.2Ti0.8)O3-0.5(Ba0.7Ca0.3)TiO3 thin film’, Applied Physics Letters, 103, 2013: 071902

lJ Chen, B Beake, R Wellman,J Nicholls, H Dong, ‘Aninvestigation into the correlation between nano-impact resistance and erosion performance of EB-PVD thermal barrier coatings on thermal ageing’, Surface & Coatings Technology, 206,2012

lY Chu,J ChenX Li, S Wu,Z Yang,‘TIG Welding Heat Efficiency for AZ3 1B Magnesium Alloy,Materials Engineering, 12,2012:29-32

lJ Chen, R Ji, R Khan, X Li, H Dong: ‘Effects of mechanical properties and layer structureon the cyclic dynamic loading of TiN-basedcoatings’, Surface & Coatings Technology,206, 2011

lJ Chen, G Bell, B Beake, H Dong: ‘Low temperature nano-tribological study on a functionally gradedtribological coating using nanoscratch’, Tribology Letters, 43, 2011

lG. Bell, J. Chen, H. Dong, B. Beake and J. Smith, ‘The design of a novel cryogenic nanomechanical and tribological properties instrumentation’,International Heat Treatment and Surface Engineering, 5, 2011

lJ Chen, G Bell, H Dong, J Smith, B Beake:‘A study of low temperature mechanical propertiesand creep behavior of polypropylene using a new sub-ambient temperature nanoindentation test platform’,Journal of Applied Physics D: Applied Physics, 43, 2010,425404 (9pp)

lJ Chen, G Bell, B Beake and H Dong: ‘Nano-Mechanical & Tribological Properties of a multilayered DLC Coating under Sub-Ambient Temperatures’, Journal of Engineering Systems Modelling andSimulation, 2, 2010,199-203

lG Kaklamani, N Mehrban, JChen, J Bowen, H Dong, L Grover, AStamboulis: ‘Effect of plasma surface modificationon the biocompatibility of UHMWPE’, Biomedical Materials, 5, 2010,052102 (10pp)

lJChen, X Li, H Dong: ‘Formation and Characterisations of S-Phase in Plasma Carburised High-Carbon Stellite 21 CoCr Alloy’, Surface engineering, 26, 2009,233-246

lJChen, H Dong: ‘Corrosion and Corrosion Wear Behaviour of Plasma Carburised Stellite 21 Co-Cr Alloy’, Tribology- Materials, Surfaces & Interfaces, 3, 2009,24-30

lW Wu, X Li, JChen, H Dong: ‘Design and characterisation of an advanced duplex system based on carbonS-phase case and GiC coatings for 316LVM austenitic stainless steel’, Surface and Coatings Technology,203, 2009,1280-1290

lJ Chen, X Li, T Bell, H Dong: ‘Formation of S-Phase in Stellite 21 Co-Cr alloy by plasma surfacealloying’, inT. S. Sudarshan and M. Jeandin (edits): Surface Modification Technologies XXI,ASM International, Materials Park, Ohio, USA; IOM CommunicationsLtd., UK, 2008, 537-545

lJ Chen, X Li, T Bell, H Dong: ‘Improving the wear properties of Stellite 21 alloy by plasma surfacealloying with carbon and nitrogen’, Wear, 264, 2008,157-165

lH Sun, S Field, JChen, D Teer; ‘The Study of deposition parameters, properties for PVD TixN and CrxNcoatings using a CFUBMSIP system’, Transaction of Materials and Heat Treatment, 25,2004,841-846

lT Lin, JChen, B Tang, J He, H Chen: ‘Interfacial Reaction of IBAD and Its Effect on Adhesion’, Rare Metal Materials and Engineering, 34, 2005,77-81

lJ Chen, X Zhu, JHe: ‘Dynamic adhesion tester and its application’, Physical Testing And Chemical Analysis Part A: Physical Testing, 39, 2003,304-307