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Department of Chemistry


JIN, Bih-Yaw

JIN, Bih-Yaw
Room A337, Chemistry Building
Fax: +886-2-3366-8671
Research Interest

  • Quantum Molecular Processes in Condensed Matter: Electronic Processes in Conjugated Organic Systems, Fullerenes, and Graphitic Structures; Linear and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Organic Materials.

  • Quantum Chemical Investigation of Molecular Device.

  • Designing Molecular Sculptures with Mathematical Beading.

Career and Service Experiences

  • B.S., 1985, Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University.

  • Ph.D., 1993, Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, 1993-1994, Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University.

  • 1994-present, Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University.

Honors and Awards

  • 2002, 2003 Excellent Teaching Awards, National Taiwan University

  • 2004 Outstanding Teaching Award, National Taiwan University

  • 2021 Yee Fong Lecturer Award

Research Content
Selected Publications

  1. Chang, Y.-W.; Jin, B.-Y. "Theory of charge transport through molecular junctions: role of electron correlation" Chem. Phys. 2017, 146, 134113.

  2. Tsoo, C.-C.; Jin, B.-Y. "Designing Skeletal Polyhedral Sculptures Inspired by Octet-Truss Systems and Structural Inorganic Chemistry with Bugle Beads" Proceedings of Bridges: Mathematical Connections in Art, Music, and Science 2017, 483-486.

  3. Katz, E. A.; Jin, B.-Y. "Fullerenes, Polyhedra and Chinese Guardian Lions" Mathematical Intelligencer 2016, 38, 61-68.

  4. Varadwaj, P. R., Varadwaj, A., Jin, B.-Y. "Ligand(s)-to-Metal Charge Transfer as a Factor Controlling the Equilibrium Constants of Late First-row Transition Metal Complexes: Revealing the Irving-Williams Thermodynamical Series" Chem. Chem. Phys. 2015, 17, 805 - 811.

  5. Chuang, C.; Guang, J.; Witalka, D.; Zhu, Z., Jin, B.-Y.; Tomanek, D. "Relative Stability and Local Curvature Analysis in Carbon Nanotori" Rev. B. 2015, 91, 165433.

  6. Chang, Yao-Wen; Jin, B.-Y., "Theory of Charge Transport Through Molecular Junctions: From Coulomb Blockade to Coherent Tunneling" Chem. Phys. 2014, 141, 064111.

  7. Shen, Y.; Ko, H.-Y.; Ai, Q.; Peng, S.-M.; Jin, B.-Y., "Molecular Split-Ring Resonators Based on Metal String Complexes" Phys. Chem. C. 2014, 118, 3766–3773.

  8. Shen, Y.; Jin, B.-Y. "Correspondence Between Gentile Oscillators and N-Annulenes" Phys. Chem. A. 2013, 117, 12540-12545.

  9. Chang, Y.-W.; Jin, B.-Y. "Self-Interaction Correction to GW Approximation" Physica Scripta 2012, 86, 065301.

  10. Chang, Y.-W.; Jin, B.-Y. "Correlation Effects of π Electrons on the Band Structures of Conjugated Polymers using the Self-Consistent GW Approximation with Vertex Correction" Chem. Phys. 2012, 136, 024110.

  11. Chuang, C.; Jin, B.-Y.;  Tsoo, C.-C.; Tang, N. Y.-Wa; Cheung, M. P. S.; Cuccia, L. A. "Molecular Modeling of Fullerenes with Beads" Chem. Edu. 2012, 89, 414–416.

Update: 2022-10-06