Education and Experience:
Diplom-Ingenieur in Chemical Engineering, Engler-Bunte-Institut, Universitat Karlsruhe, Germany, advisor: Prof. Jens Weitkamp, 1986
Ph.D. in Chemistry, Universitat Oldenburg, Germany, advisor: Prof. Jens Weitkamp, 1989
Postdoctoral, Chemical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and California Institute of Technology, advisor: Prof. Mark Davis, 1990-1994
Zeolite scientist, Chevron Energy Technology Company, Richmond, California, since 1995
E-Mail: cychen at chevron.com
Phone Number: (510) 242-1860
Synthesis and characterization of microporous and mesoporous molecular sieves with the emphasis on zeolites; structure-property relationship of zeolites; adsorption and diffusion; reaction mechanisms; heterogenous catalysis; refining and petrochemistry; bio-fuels; energy science and technologies; development of technologies toward commercialization.