Shen, Chun


NameChun Shen

TitleAssociated Professor

AddressRoom 111B, Huaxin Building, Beijing University of   Chemical Technology, Beijing 100084, China


Education background:

2006-2010, Undergraduate of Tsinghua University. 
2010-2015, PhD student of Tsinghua University. 

Work experience:

2015 to now, Associated Professor of Beijing University of Chemical Technology

Academic title:


Research areas:

Preparation, characterization and application of heterogeneous catalysts

Honors and awards:

Top 10 star teachers in Beijing University of Chemical technology, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, 2017

Second Prize for Excellent Paper of Chinese Society of Biotechnology, Beijing, 2017

Outstanding Graduates of Beijing, Beijing, 2015

Outstanding Doctoral Graduates of Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University, 2015

Academic Stars of Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2014

Dow Scholarship, Tsinghua University, 2014

National Scholarship, China, 2013

Academic Award for Excellent Ph.D Students granted by Ministry of Education, China, 2012


Research projects:

Preparation and catalytic performance for oxidative desulfurization of TiO2-based amphiphilic catalysts;

Efficient production of bio-fuels and bio-based p-xylene from biomass

Representative works:

[1] Xinqiang Feng, Ziheng Cui, Kaiyue Ji, Chun Shen*, Tianwei Tan*, Ultra-selective p-xylene production through cycloaddition and dehydration of 2,5-dimethylfuran and ethylene over tin phosphate, Applied Catalysis B Environmental, 2019, 259, 118108.

[2] Cai Wu, Chun Shen*, Jie Wang, Domino reactions for biofuel production from zymotic biomass wastes over bifunctional Mg-containing catalysts, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2019, 7, 18943−18954.

[3] Jiabin Yin, Chun Shen*, Xinqiang Feng, Kaiyue Ji, Le Du, Highly selective production of p-xylene from 2,5-dimethylfuran over hierarchical NbOx-based catalyst, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2018, 6, 1891−1899.

[4] Yuqing Chen, Chun Shen*, Jie Wang, Gang Xiao, Guangsheng Luo*, Green synthesis of Ag−TiO2 supported on porous glass with enhanced photocatalytic performance for oxidative desulfurization and removal of dyes under visible light, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2018, 6, 13276–13286.

[5] Chun Shen, Yujun Wang*, Jianhong Xu, Guangsheng Luo*, Oxidative desulfurization of DBT with H2O2 catalysed by TiO2/porous glass, Green Chemistry, 2016, 18, 771–781.

Admission requirements:

Diligent and persistent