School of Materials Science and Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University
28 West Xianning Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi 710049, P. R. China


  • Sept.2009-present  XI'AN JIAOTONG UNIVERSITY, Xi'an, P. R. China B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering


  • 2011-2012 "National scholarship" of Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • 2010-2011 "National Scholarship" of Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • 2009-2010 "Pengkang Scholarship" of Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • 2011 First Prize in the Contemporary Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling 2011 competition
  • 2010 Second Prize in the Eighth Advanced Mathematics Competition in Shaanxi Province
  • 2010-2011 Outstanding Student of Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • 2009-2010 Outstanding Student of Xi’an Jiaotong University


  • Development and applications of synchrotron X-ray diffraction


  1. A. Lupinacci, K. Chen*, Y. Li, M. Kunz, Z. Jiao, G.S. Was, M.D. Abad, A.M. Minor and P. Hosemann* (* joint corresponding authors), Characterization of ion beam irradiated 304 stainless steel utilizing nanoindentation and Laue microdiffraction, Journal of Nuclear Materials, 458, 70-76, 2015
  2. Yao Li, Liang Wan and Kai Chen*, A look-up table based approach to characterize crystal twinning for synchrotron X-ray Laue microdiffraction scans, Journal of Applied Crystallography, 48, DOI:10.1107/S1600576715004896, 2015
  3. Jiawei Xue*, Anfeng Zhang*, Yao Li*, Dan Qian, Jingchun Wan, Baolu Qi, Nobumichi Tamura, Zhongxiao Song and Kai Chen (*these authors contributed equally), A synchrotron study of microstructure gradient in laser additively formed epitaxial Ni-based superalloy, Scientific Reports, 5, 14903, DOI:10.1038/srep14903, 2015 
  4. Yao Li, Dan Qian, Jiawei Xue, Jingchun Wan, Anfeng Zhang, Nobumichi Tamura, Zhongxiao Song and Kai Chen, A synchrotron study of defect and strain inhomogeneity in laser-assisted three-dimensionally-printed Ni-based superalloyApplied Physics Letters, 107, 181902, DOI: 10.1063/1.4934839, 2015
  5. Hao Shen, Wenxin Zhu, Yao Li, Nobumichi Tamura & Kai Chen*, In situ synchrotron study of electromigration induced grain rotations in Sn solder joints, Scientific Reports, 6, 24418; doi: 10.1038/srep24418, 2016
  6. Guangni Zhou#, Wenxin Zhu#, (# contributed equally) Hao Shen, Yao Li, Anfeng Zhang, Nobumichi Tamura, and Kai Chen*, Real-time microstructure imaging by Laue microdiffraction: A sample application in laser 3D printed Ni-based superalloys, Scientific Reports, 6, 28144, DOI:10.1038/srep28144, 2016.
  7. Kai Chen, Martin Kunz, Yao Li, Eloisa Zepeda-Alarcon, Manuel Sintubin, and Hans-Rudolf Wenk, Compressional residual stress in Bastogne boudins revealed by synchrotron X-ray microdiffraction, Geophysical Research Letters, 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL069236, 2016
  8. Dan Qian, Anfeng Zhang, Jianxue Zhu, Yao Li, Wenxin Zhu, Baolu Qi, Nobumichi Tamura, Dichen Li, Zhongxiao Song, and Kai Chen*, Hardness and microstructural inhomogeneity at the epitaxial interface of laser 3D-printed Ni-based superalloy, Applied Physics Letters, 109, 101907, DOI: 10.1063/1.4962485, 2016 (APL Editor's Pick).
  9. Dan Qian, Jiawei Xue, Anfeng Zhang, Yao Li, Nobumichi Tamura, Zhongxiao Song, and Kai Chen*, Statistical study of ductility dip cracking induced plastic deformation in polycrystalline laser 3D printed Ni-based superalloy, Scientific Reports, 7, 2859, DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-03051-x, 2017


  1. 陈凯,朱文欣,沈昊,周光妮,李尧.一种晶体微观结构的同步辐射可视化表征方法:中国, ZL 2016 1 0177788.2. 2017-04-05.

Software Copyright 


  1. 陈凯, 李尧 . 同步辐射微束衍射实验数据处理软件[简称:XtalCAMP]V1.0: 中国, 软著登字第 1150418号. 2015-12-16.
  2. 陈凯, 李尧同步辐射微束衍射实验数据处理软件[简称:XtalCAMP]V2.0: 中国, 软著登字第 1239495号. 2016-03-23.