School of Materials Science and Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University
28 West Xianning Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi 710049, P. R. China
E-mail: cwguo@mail.xjtu.edu.cn 


7/2002-8/2005: PhD. Supervisored  by Prof. Lei Jiang.

Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China. 

9/1999-6/2002: Master. Supervisored by Prof. Min Li.

Deparment of Materials Science, Jilin University, Jilin, China. 

9/1995-6/1999: Bachelor.

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Jilin University, Jilin, China. 


Post-doctoral Research Fellow, 9/2005-11/2006

Nanoscale Technology and Engineering Laboratory, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, Canada

Research Project:  Surface Wetting Effect on Well-Prepared Solid Surfaces and Lattice Boltzmann Simulation.

  • Fabrication of nano structured solid surfaces with controlled roughness using E-beam lithography.

  • Modelling of roughened solid surface used for Lattice Boltzmann Simulation

  • Selective surface modification and patterning using FT-IR microscopy.

Graduate Research Assistant, 8/2002-8/2005

Laboratory of Organic Solids, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Research Project:  Surface/Interface optimum design and modification of nano structured materials.

  • Fabrication of nano structured polymers films with controlled surface wettability.

  • Structural modification of metal thin films with controlled surface wettability.

  • Assisting in developing the micro-area scanning stable/transient photoelectric effect responding near-field optical microscope.

Graduate Research Assistant, 9/1999-6/2002

Department of Materials Sciences, Jilin University, Changchun, China

Research Project:  Synthesized and characterized novel supramolecular liquid crystals systems.

  • Designed and synthesized three new series of compounds.

  • Synthesized and characterized novel supramolecular liquid crystals.

  • Synthesized and characterized a series of liquid crystalline polymer and soluble conjugated copolymers containing para-methoxyazobenzene as misogynic group. 


  1. Jian Wang, Wenzhen Zhao, Chaowei Guo, ”Fabrication and properties of a lubrication composite coating based on poly(p-hydroxybenzoic acid) (PHBA)”. Journal of Materials Science. 2009, 44(1), 227-233.

  2. Chaowei Guo,Shutao Wang,Huan Liu,Lin Feng,Yanlin Song,Lei Jiang. “Wettability Alteration of Polymer Surfaces Produced by Scraping”. Journal of Adhesion Science & Technology. 2008, 22, 395-402.

  3. Chaowei Guo, Lin Feng, Jin Zhai, Guojie Wang, Yanlin Song, Lei Jiang,* and Daoben Zhu. “Large-Area Fabrication of a Nanostructure-Induced Hydrophobic Surface from a Hydrophilic Polymer”. ChemPhysChem, 2004, 5, 750.

  4. Guanglei Cui, Wei Xu, Chaowei Guo, Xunwen Xiao, Hai Xu, Deqing Zhang, Lei Jiang,* and Daoben Zhu. “Conducting Nanopearl Chains Based on the Dmit Salt”. J. Phys. Chem. B, 2004, 108, 13638.

  5. Min Li,* Chaowei Guo, and Yuqing Wu, “Design and characterization of novel supramolecular liquid crystals involving multiple hydrogen bonds”, Liq. Crys., 2002, Vol. 29, No. 8, 1031-1037.

  6. Guojie Wang, Min Li, Chaowei Guo, Fang Wu, Wenjing Tian, Xinfang Chen, and Jiacong Shen, “Soluble conjugated copolymers based on poly(1,4-phenylenevinylene)”, Polymer, 2000, 41, 2309.

  7. Guojie Wang, Min Li, Mingming Yu, Chaowei Guo, Xinfang Chen, Gao Li, and Enle Zhou, “Synthesis and properties of three novel series of monomers containing para-methoxyazobenzene as mesogenic groups”, Liq. Cryst., 2000, Vol.27, No.7, 867-873.

  8. Yuqing Wu,* Yaqiong Hao, Min Li, Chaowei Guo, and Yukihiro Ozaki, “Two-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy and Principal Component Analysis Studies On a New Azobenzene Derivative Supramolecular System Based On Hydrogen-bonds”, APPL. SPECTROSC., 2003, 57(8), 933-942.


Chaowei Guo, Lin Feng, Lei Jiang. 

A method to realize nanostructures on polymer surfaces. 

Chinese Invention Patent, App.No. 200310121809.1

Chaowei Guo, Lin Feng, Lei Jiang. 

A method to change surface wettability of polymers. 

Chinese Invention Patent, App.No. 200410004721.6

Chaowei Guo, Lin Feng, Lei Jiang. 

A method to change surface wettability of solid films. 

Chinese Invention Patent, App.No. 200410006271.4