Chi CHEN 陳祺
AssociateResearch Fellow

Ways to contact me:
Phone:02-2787-3188 (office); 02-2787-3200 (lab)
Address: Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica
128 Sec. 2, Academia Rd., Nankang, Taipei, 115, Taiwan



Research Fields:

  • SNOM:Scanning Near-field optical microscopy and spectroscopy
  • TERS:Tip enhanced Raman spectroscopy and microscopy
  • AFM:Atomic force microscopy and instrumentation
  • Spectroscopy of Single molecules and nanomaterials

Recent Publications:

  1. P.-W. Tang, S.-Y. Shiau, H.-C. Chou, J.-R. Yu, X.-Q. Zhang, C.-T. Sung, Y.-H. Lee*, and Chi Chen*
    Visualization of bandgap evolution and bilayer coupling in WxMo1-xS2 alloy by near-field broadband absorption microscopy.
    ACS Nano (2022)

    [ DOI:10.1021/acsnano.1c10593 ]
  2. H.-C. Chou, X.-Q. Zhang, S.-Y. Shiau, C.-H. Chien, P.-W. Tang, C.-T. Sung, Y.-C. Chang, Y-H Lee*, and Chi Chen*
    Near-Field Spectroscopic Imaging of Exciton Quenching at the Atomically Sharp MoS2/WS2 Lateral Heterojunction.
    Nanoscale14, 6323 – 6330 (2022), cover article.
    [ DOI:10.1039/D2NR00216G ]
  3. S. Luo, P. P. Lin, L.-Y. Nieh, G.-B. Liao, P.-W. Tang, Chi Chen, and J. C. Liao*
    A cell-free self-replenishing CO2 fixing system.
    Nature Catalysis 5, 154–162 (2022)

    [ DOI:s41929-022-00746-x ]
  4. H.-C. Chou, C.-K. Fang, P.-Y. Chung, J.-R. Yu, W.-S. Liao, S.-H. Chen, P. Chen, I.-S. Hwang, J.-T. Chen*, and Chi Chen*
    Structural and Optical Identification of Planar Side-Chains Stacking P3HT Nanowires.
    Macromolecules 54, 23, 10750–10757 (2021)

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  5. W.-P. Chan, J.-H. Chen, W.-L. Chou, W.-Y. Chen, H.-Y. Liu, H.-C. Hu, C.-C. Jeng, J.-R. Li, Chi Chen, and S.-Y. Chen*
    Efficient DNA-Driven Nanocavities for Approaching Quasi-Deterministic Strong Coupling to a Few Fluorophores. ACS Nano 15, 8, 13085–13093 (2021)

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  6. H.-C. Chou, W.-C. Hsu, Y. Yang, K. S. Schanze,* S.-C. Luo,*and Chi Chen*
    Real-Time Spectral Evolution of Interchain Coupling and Assembling during Solvent Vapor Annealing of Dispersed Conjugated Polymers. Macromol. Chem. Phys. 222, 2100125 (2021)

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  7. J.-J. Huang, H.-A. Lin*, Chi Chen, P.-W. Tang, and S.-C. Luo*
    Corannulene-Based Donor-Acceptor-Type Conjugated Polymers with Electrochromic Properties. J. Mater. Chem. C, 9, 7919 (2021)

    [ DOI:10.1039/D1TC01420J ]
  8. Jia-Ru Yu, He-Chun Chou, Chih-Wen Yang, Wei-Ssu Liao, Ing-Shouh Hwang, and Chi Chen*
    A Horizontal-type Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscope with Torsional Mode Operation Toward High-Resolution and Non-destructive Imaging of Soft Materials.
    Review of Scientific Instruments (2020) 91, 073703
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  9. Kuan-Chao Chen, Syuan-Miao Lai, Bo-Yu Wu, Chi Chen*, and Shih-Yen Lin*
    Van der Waals Epitaxy of Large-Area and Single-Crystalline Gold Films on MoS2 for Low- Contact-Resistance 2D–3D Interfaces
    ACS Applied Nano Materials (2020) 3, 3, 2997-3003

    [ DOI:10.1021/acsanm.0c00262 ]
  10. M. V. Balois, N. Hayazawa*, Chi Chen*, E. Kazuma, Y. Yokota , Y. Kim, and T. Tanaka*
    Development of tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy based on a scanning tunneling microscope in a controlled ambient environment.
    Japanese Journal of Applied Physics (2019) 58, SI0801

    [ DOI:10.7567/1347-4065/ab0c7d ]
  11. Ruei Han Jiang, Chi Chen, Ding-Zheng Lin, He Chun Chou, Jen-You Chu, Ta-Jen Yen
    Near-Field Plasmonic Probe with Super Resolution and High Throughput and Signal-to-Noise Ratio. Nano Letter (2018), 2, 881
    [ DOI:10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b04142 ]
  12. Chi Chen, Norihiko Hayazawa, and Satoshi Kawata
    A 1.7 nm resolution chemical analysis of carbon nanotubes by tip-enhanced Raman imaging in the ambient. Nature Comm. 5, 3312 (2014)
    [ DOI:10.1038/ncomms4312 ]
  13. Chi Chen, Ping Chu, C. A. Bobisch, D. Mills and W. Ho, Viewing the interior of a single molecule: vibronically resolved photon imaging at sub-Angstrom resolution. Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 217402 (2010)
    Selected for Viewpoint in Physics, 3, 97 (2010)
    Highlighted in Nature, 468, 602 (2010)
    Highlighted in Optics and Photonics News, 22, 9 (2011)
    Highlighted in Optics and Photonics Focus, 12, story-5 (2011)
    [ DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.217402 ]
  14. Chi Chen, C. A. Bobisch, and W. Ho, Visualization of Fermi's Golden Rule through STM induced photon emission from 1D silver atom chains, Science 325, 981 (2009)
    [ DOI:10.1126/science.1174592 ]