Dr. Banghao Chen, Director of NMR Facilities, Senior Research Associate

Ph.D. in Chemistry

Dr. Banghao Chen

Contact Information

Office 2003 CSL 850.644.3334
Lab 1009 & 5100 CSL
012 & 703 DLC


– NMR Lab and Facility Management
– Applications of NMR in wide range of fields, such as: chemistry, biology, material science,
medicine, petroleum industry, and environmental study, etc


C. Zhou, H. Lin, Y. Tian, Z. Yuan, R. Clark, B. Chen, LJ van de Burgt, J. C Wang, Y. Zhou, K. Hanson, Q. J. Meisner, J. Neu, T. Besara, T. Siegrist, E. Lambers, P. Djurovich, B. Ma, “Luminescent zero-dimensional organic metal halide hybrids with near-unity quantum efficiency”, Chemical science, 2018, 9 (3), 586-593.
G Yang, K Kim, W Wang, B Chen, H Mattoussi, DT Hallinan Jr, “Scaling Laws for Polymer Chains Grafted onto Nanoparticles”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2018, 219 (8), 1700417
51. C. Zhang, G. Palui, B. Zeng, N. Zhan, B. Chen, H Mattoussi, “Non-Invasive Characterization of the Organic Coating of Biocompatible Quantum Dots Using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy”, Chemistry of Materials, 2018, 30 (10), 3454-3466
50. R. Kaur, A. Khanna, M. González-Barriuso, F. González, B. Chen, “Structural, optical and thermal properties of glass and anti-glass phases in strontium tellurite and borotellurite systems doped with europium”, Materials Research Bulletin, 2018, 106, 288-295
B Zeng, G Palui, C Zhang, N Zhan, W Wang, X Ji, B Chen, H Mattoussi, “Characterization of the Ligand Capping of Hydrophobic CdSe–ZnS Quantum Dots Using NMR Spectroscopy”, Chemistry of Materials, 2017, 30 (1), 225-238.
C. Zhou, Y. Tian, Z. Yuan, H. Lin, B. Chen, R. Clark§, T. Dilbeck, Y. Zhou, J. Hurley, J. Neu, T. Besara, T. Siegrist, P. Djurovich, and B. Ma, “Highly Efficient Broadband Yellow Phosphor Based on Zero-Dimensional Tin Mixed-Halide Perovskite”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (51), 44579–44583
M. Polapally, B. Chen, J. Kinyon, B. Yan, N. Dalal, “Self-assembled hybrid solid of luminescent Ru (II)/Cu (II) polypyridyl metal-organic framework”, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 2017, 84, 93-95.
L. Gill, A. Beste, B. Chen, M. Li, A. KP Mann, S. H Overbury, E.W Hagaman, “Fast MAS 1H NMR Study of Water Adsorption and Dissociation on the (100) Surface of Ceria Nanocubes: A Fully Hydroxylated, Hydrophobic Ceria Surface”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 7450–7465
N. Gupta, A. Kaur, A. Khanna, F. González , B. Chen, “Structure-properties Correlation in TiO2-Bi2O3-B2O3-TeO2 glass” . Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 2017, 470, 168-177.
A Kaur, A Khanna, H Bhatt, M Gónzález-Barriuso, F González, B Chen, M. Deo “B O and Te O speciation in bismuth tellurite and bismuth borotellurite glasses by FTIR, 11 B MAS-NMR and Raman spectroscopy” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 2017, 470, 19-26.
A. Kaur, A. Khanna, M Gónzález-Barriuso, F. González, B. Chen, “Short-range structure and thermal properties of alumino-tellurite glasses”. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 2017, 470, 14-18.
B. Kandasamy, B.S. Bassil, J. Beckmann, B. Chen, N. Dalal, U. Kortz, “pH-Dependent Assembly of Cyclobutyltellurium(IV)-Containing Dimeric Tungstoarsenates(III)”, Journal of Cluster Science, 2017, 28, 825-837.
41. A. Dragulescu-Andrasi, L. Z. Miller, B. Chen, D. T. McQuade, M. Shatruk, “Facile Conversion of Red Phosphorous to Soluble Polyphosphide Anions by Reaction with Potassium Ethoxide”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 3904-08.
R. Liu, G. Zhang, H. Cao, S. Zhang, Y. Xie, A. Haider, U. Kortz, B. Chen, N. Dalal, Y. Zhao, L. Zhi, C. Wu, L. Yan, Z. Su, B. Keita, “Enhanced Proton and Electron Reservoir Abilities of Polyoxometalate Grafted on Graphene for Highly Performance Hydrogen Evolution”, Energy Environ. Sci., 2016, 9, 1012-1023
39. A. Kaur, A. Khanna, F. González , C. Pesquera, B. Chen, “Structural, optical, dielectric and thermal properties of molybdenum tellurite and borotellurite glasses. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 2016, 444, 1–10.
A. Penkova, M. E. Dmitrienko, M. P. Sokolova, B. Chen, T.V. Plisko, D.A. Markelove, S.S. Ermakov, “Impact of fullerene loading on the structure and transport properties of polysulfone mixed-matrix membranes”, J. Mater. Sci., 2016, 51(16) 7652-7659
A. Royappa, Royappa, A.; Moral, R.; Rheingold, A.; Papoular, R.; Blum, D.; Duong, T.; Stepherson, J.; Vu, O.; Mercer, A.; Pekarek, A.; Kelly, D.; Andre, G.; Kourkoumelis, N.; Suchomel, M.; Chen, B.; Golen, J., “Copper(I) Oxalate Complexes: Synthesis, Structures and Surprises”, Polyhedron 2016, 119, 563-574.