Chen Sha

Name: Chen Sha

Gender: Female

Degrees: Ph.D.

Title: Professor

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Member of Professional Societies

  • Standing Board Member of Eco-city Research Committee inChinese Society for Urban Studies;

  • Standing Board Member of Beijing Environmental Science Association

Research Areas

  • Integrated Assessment Modelling for Environmental Impact, low-carbon transition & Sustainable Development;

  • Life Cycle Assessment and Waste Recycling & Management Polices;

  • Advanced Materials and Methods for Separation, Analysis and Removal of Environmental Micropollutants and Persistent Toxic Substances


  • “The Third Prize of Science and Technology Research Progress”, Awarded by the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality;

  • “The First prize of Achievements in Teaching Scientific Research”,Awarded by the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality;

  • “The Third Prize of Science and Technology Research Progress”, Awarded by Ministry of Environmental Protection of China;

  • “Outstanding Environmental Science and Technology Workers",Awarded by China Environmental Science Society;

  • “Excellent Teaching Award”, Awarded by Beijing University of Technology

    Selected publications in referred journals( Since 2016)

  1. Xiao-lei Zhang, Su-mei Li,Sha Chen*, Fan Fenga, Jin-quan Bai**, Jian-rong Li, Ammoniated MOF-74(Zn) derivatives as luminescent sensor for highlyselective detection of tetrabromobisphenol AEcotoxicology and Environmental Safety2020(187)109821

  2. Alamgir, Khalid Talha, Bin Wang, Jing-Hao Liu, Raza Ullah, Fan Feng, Jiamei Yu,Sha Chen*, Jian-Rong Li* Effective adsorption of metronidazole antibiotic from water with a stable Zr (IV)-MOFs: Insights from DFT, kinetics and thermodynamics studiesJournal of Environmental Chemical Engineering,2020(8),103642

3. Sumei Li, Fan Feng,Sha Chen*, Xiaolei Zhang, Yixuan Liang, Saisai ShanPreparation of UiO-66-NH2 and UiO-66-NH2/sponge for adsorption of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid in waterEcotoxicology and Environmental Safety2020(194)110440

4. Seung-Jin Lee, JangWoo Kim, Yong woo Hwang *, Junbeum Kim, Youngwoon Kim,Sha ChenButadiene substance flow analysis and management in South KoreaJournal of Cleaner Production2019(220)331-339

5. Jiang, Kejun,Sha Chen*,He Chenmin , Jia Liu, Sun Kuo Li HongZhu, Songli, Xiang Pianpian. Energy transition, CO2 mitigation, and air pollutant emission reduction: scenario analysis from IPAC modelNatural Hazards,2019 (99),1277-1293

6. He Chenmin, Jiang Kejun,Sha Chen, Jiang Weiyi ,Liu Jia Zero CO2 emissions for an ultra-large city by 2050: Case study of Beijing.Current Opinion in Envrionmental Sustainability2019(36): 141-155

7.Sha Chen*,X.-X. Li, F. Feng, S.M. Li, J.-H. Han, Z.-Y. Jia, L. Shu, P. Somsundaran, J.-R. Li. Highly efficient high performance liquid chromatographic separation of xylene isomers and phthalate acid esters on a homemade DUT-67(Zr) packed columnJ. Sep. Sci.2018(41) 2528-2535

8.Sha Chen*, Jiaxing Zhang, Junbeum KimLife cycle analysis of greenhouse gas emissions for fluorescent lamps in mainland China

Science of the total environment2017(575)467-473

9.Jiaxing Zhang,Sha Chen*, Junbeum Kim, Shuiyuan ChengMercury flow analysis and reduction pathways for fluorescent lamps in mainland ChinaJournal of cleaner production2016(133)451-458

10.Sha Chen*, Zhenyue Lian, Sumei Li, Junbeum Kim , Yipei Li , Lei Cao and Zunwen Liu*, The Environmental Burdens of Lead-Acid Batteries in China: Insights from an Integrated Material Flow Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment of LeadEnergies, 2017(69)1-15

11. Junbeum Kim*, Julio L., Rivera Toon, Yong Meng, Bertrand Laratte,Sha Chen*Review of life cycle assessment of nanomaterials in photovoltaicsSolar Energy2016(133):249–258

12.Sha. Chen*, X.-X. Li, L. Shu, P. Somsundaran, J.-R. Li.The high efficient separation of divinylbenzene and ethylvinylbenzene isomers using high performance liquid chromatography with Fe-based MILs packed columnsJ. Chromatogr. A, 2017(1510): 25-3213.

13. L. Shu,Sha Chen*, W.-W. Zhao, Y. Bai, X.-C. Ma, X.-X. Li, J.-R. Li, P. SomsundaranHigh-performance liquid chromatography separation of phthalate acid esters with a MIL-53(Al)-packed columnJ. Sep. Sci.2016(39 ): 3163–3170

14.Sha Chen,Yuanjing Sun, Jingbo Chao, Liping Cheng, YunChen, Jingfu LiuDispersive liquid-liquid microextraction of silver nanoparticles in water using ionic liquid 1-octyl-3-methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphateJournal of Environmental Science2016(41): 211–217

Personal Statement

Chen Shais a tenured professor and doctoral supervisor at Beijing University of Technology. She leads a teaching team for “Beijing Premium Course”: Chemistry & Environment. For more than 20 years, she has taught and performed advanced research at BJUT. As the project leader, she has achieved three National Science and Technology Support Program, one National Key R&D Plan and other key projects of national, ministerial and provincial levels. She has more than sixty publications in international and national referred journals and published two academic books and two textbooks, one being highly rated as “Beijing Premium textbook” for advanced education.