Dr. Chen studied Condensed Matter Physics at Central China Normal University, China and graduated as MS in 2012. She received her Ph. D. degree in nanomaterials engineering at the Institute for Superconducting and Electronic Materials (ISEM), University of Wollongong, Australia in 2016. Then she joined Hubei University of Education (HUE) and carried out her research of copper chalcogenide thermoelectric materials in Donghua University as a post-doctorate. She obtained the position of an Associate Professor at the HUE in 2020. Her research focuses on the design and synthesis of novel copper chalcogenides nanostructures for energy conversion and storage.