Bor-Chen Chang
Name Bor-Chen Chang
Phone: (03) 4227151 ext. 65908
Professional field:
Physical Chemistry,
Molecular Spectroscopy
Research Interest Molecular Spectroscopy of Reaction Intermediates in Atmospheric Chemistry
Spectroscopy of Luminescent Materials
Non-Linear Optical Materials
Country School Name Department Degree Duration
U. S. A. The Ohio State University Chemical Physics Ph.D. 1988.07 ~ 1993.09
Taiwan National Taiwan University Chemistry B.S. 1984.10 ~ 1988.06
Organization Title Department Job Title Duration
Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy (Elsevier Pub.) Editorial Board 2017.08 ~ 2020.07
National Central University Chemistry Professor 2003.08 ~ Up to today
National Central University Chemistry Associate Professor 1996.08 ~ 2003.07
Brookhaven National Laboratory Chemistry Postdoctoral Research Associate 1993.10 ~ 1996.04
Personal Honor
Honor Category Year Award Name Awarding Unit
Inside School Honor 2020 Teaching Excellence Award, NCU College of Science NCU College of Science
Inside School Honor 2018 Teaching Excellence Award, NCU College of Science
Inside School Honor 2016 Teaching Excellence Award (NCU College of Science)
Inside School Honor 2011 Distinguished Research Award (NCU)
Inside School Honor 2010 Teaching Excellence Award (NCU College of Science)
Inside School Honor 2010 Teaching Excellence Award (NCU)
Inside School Honor 2009 Excellent Mentor Award (NCU)
Inside School Honor 2009 Distinguished Research Award (NCU)
Inside School Honor 2001 Teaching Excellence Award (NCU College of Science)
Inside School Honor 2001 Excellent Mentor Award (NCU)
Personal Research
Our research is centered on the following categories:

1. Applications of molecular spectroscopy in atmospheric chemistry

2. Spectroscopic study of luminescent materials 

3. Non-linear optical (NLO) materials
Personal Journal
  • L.-W. Lee, Y.-C. Kao, M.-Y. Chung, B.-C. Chang, G.-H. Lee, S.-M. Peng, C.-M. Wang, Y.-H. Liu, S.-L. Lee, and K.-L. Lu, "Rare metal-ion metathesis of a tetrahedral Zn(II) core of a noncentrosymmetric (3,4)-connected 3D MOF", Dalton Trans. 48, 1950 (2019).
  • P-.H. Hiesh, C.-E. Tsai, B.-C. Chang, and K.-H. Lii*, High-Temperature, "High-Pressure Hydrothermal Synthesis and
    Characterization of an Acentric Borate Fluoride: Ba2B5O9F·0.5H2O", Inorg. Chem. 57, 7239 (2018).
  • T.-L. Chao, W.-J. Chang, S.-H. Wen, Y.-Q. Lin, B.-C. Chang,* and K.-H. Lii*, "Titanosilicates with Strong Phase-Matched Second Harmonic Generation Responses", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 9061 (2016).
  • S. Mendiratta, C.-H. Lee, S.-Y. Lee, Y.-C. Kao, B.-C. Chang, Y.-H. Lo, and  K.-L. Lu*, "Structural Characteristics and Non-Linear Optical Behaviour of a 2-Hydroxynicotinate-Containing Zinc-Based Metal-Organic Framework", Molecules 20, 8941 (2015).
  • S. Mendiratta, M. Usman, T.-T. Luo, B.-C. Chang, S.-F. Lee, Y.-C. Lin, and K.-L. Lu, "Anion-Controlled Dielectric Behavior of Homochiral Tryptophan-Based Metal−Organic Frameworks", Cryst. Growth Des. 14, 1572 (2014).
  • C.-P. Tu, H.-I Cheng, and B.-C Chang*, "Spectroscopic Study of the I2 Formation from the Photolysis of Iodomethanes (CHI3, CH2I2, CH3I, and CH2ICl) at Different Wavelengths", J. Phys. Chem. A 117, 13572 (2013). 
  • S.-P. Liu, M.-L. Chen, B.-C. Chang*, anb K.-H. Lii*, "Flux Synthesis, Crystal Structure, and Photoluminescence of a Heterometallic Uranyl-Europium Germanate with U=O-Eu Linkage: K4[(UO2)Eu2(Ge2O7)2]", Inorg. Chem. 52, 3990 (2013).
  • C.-H. Chang, J. Xin, T. Latsha, E. Otruba, Z. Wang, G. E. Hall, T. J. Sears*, and B.-C. Chang, "CH2 b1A1-a1B1 Band Origin at 1.20 μm", J. Phys. Chem. A 115, 9440 (2011). 
  • S.-X. Yang, G.-Y. Hou, J.-H. Dai, C.-H. Chang, and B.-C. Chang*, "Spectroscopic Investigation of the Multiphoton Photolysis Reactions of Bromomethanes (CHBr3, CHBr2Cl, CHBrCl2, and CH2Br2) at Near-Ultraviolet Wavelengths", J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 4785 (2010).
Year Paper Title
2022 Yu-Ting Wang, Chih-Yi Song, Kwang-Hwa Lii, Bor-Chen Chang , Emission spectra from the 5D1 excited state of the compounds containing Eu3+, J. Chin. Chem. Soc. , vol. 69, pp. 34-41, 2022
2021 Kai-Ting Hsu, Pounraj Thanasekaran, Ting-Wei Hsu, Cing-Huei Su, Bor-Chen Chang, Yen-Hsiang Liu, Chen-Hsiung Hung and Kuang-Lieh Lu, A nonlinear optical cadmium(II)-based metal– organic framework with chiral helical chains derived from an achiral bent dicarboxylate ligand, CrystEngComm, vol. 23, pp. 824-830, 2021