Jian Chen

Graduate Student

  • jchen100@crimson.ua.edu
  • Bevill 2000

Degree Program



Dr. Yuehan Lu

Primary Specialization



BS, Northeast University of Petroleum (China), 2010-2014

MS, China University of Petroleum (Beijing), 2014-2017

Research Interests

Paleo-environment studies of Late Devonian and F-F mass extinction

Current Research Projects

  • Student Member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
  • Student Member, The Geological Society of America (GSA)
  • Student Member, Geochemical Society (GS)

Research Group

Dr. Yuehan Lu's Research Group

Representative Publications

Jian Chen, Fujie Jiang, Tao Hu, Zhifang Wang, ZiyangXu, Junwen Peng, Di Chen, Longlong Li. Experimental investigation of the characteristics of organic matter pores in Chang 7 member lacustrine shale from the Ordos Basin due to organic matter evolution induced by hydrous pyrolysis. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering (IF=2.718), 2016

Fujie Jiang, Jian Chen, Ziyang Xu, Zhifang Wang, Tao Hu, Di Chen, Qinglin Li. Organic Matter Pore Characterization in Lacustrine Shales with Variable Maturity Using Nanometer-scale Resolution X-Ray Computed Tomography. Energy & Fuels (IF=3.091), 2017


AAPG Student Chapter