Yifei Ma

Position: Assistant professor

Organization: Institute of Laser Spectroscopy, Shanxi University



Dec. 2016 – Present

Assistant professor in Institute of Laser Spectroscopy, Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China

Sep. 2016 – Nov. 2016

Post-Doctor in Chemical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea

Feb. 2011 – Aug. 2016

Integrated M. S. & Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering

Department of Chemical Engineering            

Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea

Sep. 2006 – Jun. 2010

Bachelor in Chemical Engineering                                 

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Shandong University, Jinan, China

Research interests:

1.Plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD) processed graphene

2.Low temperature graphene by PECVD; Study of morphology control of 3 dimensional graphene and its growth mechanism by PECVD.

3.Application of 3D graphene as electrode for supercapacitor and nanogenerator

4.Development of graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide by solution process.

5.Development of graphene quantum dot and its application in light emitting diode (LED).

6.Research on thin film encapsulation process


1.Jiemin Ha, Mei Wang, Zhaomin Tong, Yifei Ma*. Triboelectric nanogenerator based on graphene forest electrodes. Journal of Inorganic Materials, accepted.

2.Yifei Ma, Jiemin Han, Mei Wang, Xuyuan Chen, Suotang Jia,Electrophoretic deposition of graphene-based materials: A review of materials and their applications, Journal of Materiomics, 2018.

3.Wang Mei; Yifei Ma, Nitrogen-doped graphene forests as electrodes for high performance wearable supercapacitors, Electrochimica Acta, 2017, 250:320~326.

4.Mei. Wang, Yifei Ma, et al. Hierarchical Porous Chitosan Sponges as Robust and Recyclable Adsorbents for Anionic Dye Adsorption. Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 18054.

5.Mei Wang; Duong Le Dai; Yifei Ma, Yan Sun, Sung Yong Hong, Ye Chan Kim, Jonghwan Suhr, Jae-Do Nam, A strategy to synthesize graphene-incorporated lignin polymer composite materials with uniform graphene dispersion and covalently bonded interface engineering, Korea-Australia Rheology Journal, 2017.8, 29(3): 207~213

6.Yifei Ma, Mei Wang, Namhun Kim, Jonghwan Suhr, Heeyeop Chae. Flexible All-Solid-State Supercapacitor Based on Vertically Oriented ‘Graphene Forest’ Electrodes. J. Mater. Chem. A. 2015,3, 21875-21881 .

7.Yifei Ma, Haegyu Jang, Changhyun Pang, Heeyeop Chae. Copper-Assisted Direct Growth of Vertical Graphene Nanosheets on Glass Substrates by Low Temperature Plasma Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition Process. Nanoscale Res. Lett. 2015, 10, 308.

8.Yifei Ma, Daekyoung Kim, Haegyu Jang, Sung Min Cho, Heeyeop Chae. Characterization of Low Temperature Graphene Synthesis in Inductively Coupled Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition Process with Optical Emission Spectroscopy. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2014, 14, 9065-9072.

9.Guoqing Xin, Yinan Meng, Yifei Ma, Duyen Ho, Namhun Kim, Sung M. Cho, Heeyeop Chae. Tunable photoluminescence of graphene oxide from near-ultraviolet to blue. Mater. Lett. 2012, 74, 71-73.


1.Yifei Ma and Heeyeop Chae Flexible Solid-State Supercapacitor Based on Vertically Oriented ‘Graphene Forest’ Electrodes by PECVD Processing. Oral, Materials Research Society, 2015, USA.

2.Yifei Ma and Heeyeop Chae 3D Graphene by Plasma Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition Processing. Oral, IU-MRS, 2015, Korea.

3.Yifei Ma, Haegyu Jang and Heeyeop Chae Copper Assisted Transfer Free Growth of Vertically Standing Graphene on Glass Substrate by PECVD. Poster, 8th International Conference on Reactive Plasmas/31st Symposium on Plasma Processing (ICRP-8/SPP-31) 2014, Japan.

4.Yifei Ma and Heeyeop Chae. Flexible Vertically Oriented Graphene Grown by PECVD Process for All Solid-State Electric Double Layer Capacitors. Oral, The 47th Conference of Korean Vacuum Society, 2014, Korea.