Prof. Bin Chen

Beijing Normal University, China



2004  Ph.D., Peking University, Beijing, China

2000  M.D., Guangxi University, Nanning, China

1994  B.A., Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

Publications (Selected)

  1. L. Shao, Z. Jiang, Z. Li, B. Chen, T. Hayat, B. Ahmad, A. Alsaedi (2014), Indicators for contaminant transport in wetlands, Ecological Indicators, in press.
  2. X.F. Wu, X.D. Wu, J.S. Li, X.H. Xia, T. Mi, Q. Yang, G.Q. Chen, B. Chen, T. Hayat, A. Alsaedi (2014), Ecological accounting for an integrated “pig-biogas-fish” system based on emergetic indicators, Ecological Indicators, in press.
  3. P. Wang, Z. Li, W.X. Huai, B. Chen, J.S. Li, T. Hayat, A. Alsaedi, G.Q. Chen(2014), Indicators for environmental dispersion in a three-layer wetland: extension of Taylor's classical analysis, Ecological Indicators, in press.
  4. D.L. Fang, B.D. Fath, B. Chen*, S. Ursula (2014), “Network Environ Analysis for a Socio-economic Water System”, Ecological Indicators, in press.
  5. C.F. Zhao, B. Chen*, T. Hayat, A. Alsaedi, B. Ahmad (2014), Driving force analysis of water footprint change based on extended STIRPAT model: Evidence from the Chinese agricultural sector, Ecological Indicators, in press.
  6. B. Zhang, Z.M. Chen, H. Qiao, B. Chen, H. Hayat, A. Alsaedi (2014), “China’s non-CO2 greenhouse gas emissions: Inventory and input-output analysis”, Ecological Informatics, in press.
  7. J. Dai, B. Chen*, E. Sciubba (2014), “Ecological accounting for China based on exergy”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 334-347.
  8. Y. Zhang, H. Liu, B. Chen*, H.M. Zheng, Y.T. Li (2014), “Analysis of urban metabolic processes based on input–output method: model development and a case study for Beijing”, Frontiers of Earth Science, 190-201.
  9. S.Q. Chen, B. Chen*, B. Fath (2014), “Towards an explicit modelling of urban ecosystems: A review of operational models in an interdisciplinary context”, Environmental Pollution, 190, 139-149.
  10. J. Yuan, L. Zeng, Y.J. Zhao, Y.H. Wu, P. Ji, B. Chen (2014), “Transport of a volatile contaminant in a free-surface wetland flow”, Frontiers of Earth Science, 8(1), 115-122.
  11. L. Zeng, Y.H. Wu, P. Ji, B. Chen, Y.J. Zhao, G.Q. Chen, Z. Wu (2014), “Effect of wind on contaminant dispersion in a wetland flow dominated by free-surface effect”, Ecological Modelling, 237-238, 101-108.
  12. J. Yang, B. Chen* (2014), “Extended exergy-based accounting of a typical biogas project in rural China”, Energy Policy, 68, 264-272.
  13. J. Yang, B. Chen* (2014), “Global warming impact assessment of a crop residue gasification project——a dynamic LCA perspective”, Applied Energy, 122, 269-279.
  14. J. Dai, B. Chen*, E. Sciubba (2014), “Extended exergy based ecological accounting for the transportation sector in China”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 32, 229-237.
  15. J. Yang, B. Chen* (2014), “Emergy analysis of biogas-linked agricultural system in rural China: a case study in Gongcheng Yao Autonomous County”, Applied Energy, 118, 173-182.
  16. S.Q. Chen, B. Chen* (2014), “Renewability and efficiency of the complex biogas system in rural China: insights from a 3-level emergetic evaluation”, Applied Energy, 151-163.
  17. L. Zeng, Y.J. Zhao, B. Chen*, P. Ji, Y.H. Wu, L. Feng (2014), “Longitudinal spread of bicomponent contaminant in wetland flow dominated by bank-wall effect”, Journal of Hydrology, 509, 179-187.
  18. G.Y. Liu, Z.F. Yang, B. Chen, Y. Zhang, M.R. Su, L.X. Zhang (2013), “Emergy evaluation of the urban solid waste metabolism in Liaoning Province”. Energies, 6, 5486-5506.
  19. M.R. Su, C. Chen, W.W. Lu, G. Y. Chen, Z.F. Yang, B. Chen (2013), “Urban public health assessment and pattern analysis: comparison of four cities in different countries”, Frontiers of Earth Science, 7(2), 191-198.
  20. L. Chen, Z.F. Yang*, B. Chen* (2013), “Scenario analysis and path selection of low-carbon transformation in China based on modified IPAT Model”, PLOS ONE,. 8(10): e77699. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077699.
  21. Z.M. Chen, B. Chen, H.S. Tang (2013), “Energy economics and Policy”, The Scientific World, 10.1155/2013/536517.
  22. F. Wang, X. Wang, B. Chen (2013) “Chlorophyll-a simulation in a lake ecosystem using a model with wavelet analysis and artificial neural network”, Environmental Management, 51: 1044-1054.
  23. B. Chen*. S.Q. Chen (2013) “Tradeoffs for coupling household biogas production to persimmon cultivation and processing: A life-cycle evaluation”, Energy Policy, 62: 707-716.
  24. G. Chen, B. Chen , H. Zhou, P. Dai (2013), “A sustainability-oriented multiobjective optimization model for siting and sizing distributed generation plants in distribution systems”, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 10.1155/2013/291930.
  25. G. Chen, B. Chen , H. Zhou, P. Dai (2013), “Life cycle carbon emission flow analysis for electricity supply system: A case study of China”, Energy Policy, 61:1276-1284.
  26. Y. Zhang, H.M. Zhang, B. Chen*, N.J. Yang (2013), “Social network analysis and network connectedness analysis for industrial symbiotic systems: model development and case study”, Frontiers of Earth Science, 7(2), 169-181.
  27. S.Q. Chen, B. Chen*, B.D. Fath (2013), “Net energy production and emissions mitigation of wastewater treatment systems: A comparison of different biogas-sludge use alternatives”, Bioresource Technology, 144, 296-303.
  28. J. Yang, B. Chen* (2013), “Carbon footprint estimation of Chinese economic sectors based on a Three-Tier Model”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 29, 499-507.
  29. J. Yang, B. Chen* (2013), “Integrated evaluation of embodied energy, greenhouse gas emission and economic performance of a typical wind farm in China”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews,559-568.
  30. M.R. Su, B.D. Fath, Z.F. Yang, B. Chen, G.Y. Liu (2013), “Ecosystem health pattern analysis of urban clusters based on emergy synthesis: Results and implication for management”, Energy Policy, 59, 600-613.
  31. J. Yang, B. Chen* (2013), “Measuring energy security—an urban perspective”, Journal of Environmental Accounting and Management, 2, 119-128.
  32. L. Chen, Z.F. Yang*, B. Chen* (2013), “Decomposition analysis of energy-related industrial CO2 emissions in China”, Energies 6, 2319-2337.
  33. Z.M. Chen, G.Q. Chen, B. Chen (2013), “Embodied carbon dioxide emission by the globalized economy: A systems ecological input-output simulation”, Journal of Environmental Informatics, 21(1), 35-44.
  34. B. Chen* (2013), “Contaminant transport in a two-zone wetland: dispersion and ecological degradation”, Journal of Hydrology, 488, 118-125.
  35. W. He, Y.Y., Zhang, R. Tian, H.X. Hu, B. Chen, L.K. Chen, F.L. Xu (2013), “Modeling the purification effects of the constructed Sphagnum wetland on phosphorus and heavy metals in Dajiuhu Wetland Reserve, China”. Ecological Modelling. doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2012.09.025
  36. Y. Zhang, H. Liu, B. Chen* (2013), “Comprehensive evaluation of the structural characteristics of an urban metabolic system: model development and a case study of Beijing”, Ecological Modelling, 252: 106-113.
  37. F. Xu, Z.F. Yang, B. Chen*, Y.W. Zhao (2013), “Impact of submerged plant on ecosystem health of the plant-dominated Baiyangdian Lake, China”, Ecological Modelling, 252, 167-175.
  38. B. Chen*, Z.F. Yang (2013), “Modelling for multi-scale ecosystems in the context of global climate change”, Ecological Modelling, 252, 1-2.
  39. W.W. Lu, C. Chen, M.R. Su, B. Chen, Y.P. Cai, T. Xing (2013), “Urban energy consumption and related carbon emission estimation: a study at the sector scale”, Frontiers of Earth Science, 7(4), 480-486.
  40. M.R. Su, W.W. Lu, C. Chen, B. Chen, Z.F. Yang, (2013), “Evaluation of a low-carbon city: Method and application”, Entropy, 10, 1171-1185.