Xuefeng Guo was born in Luzhou, Sichuan Province, China, in 1975. He received his Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry in 2004 from the Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China. In 2006, he was awarded the National Top 100 Excellent Ph. D. Thesis Award in China. From 2004 to 2007, he was a Joint Postdoctoral Scientist at the Columbia University Nanocenter, where he worked on single-molecule devices and device physics. He joined the faculty as a Professor under Peking 100-Talent Program at College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China, in January 2008. During this period, Dr. Guo was awarded the Distinguished Lectureship Award of the Chemical Society of Japan, Beijing Scientific New Star Award, the Fok Ying Tung Education Foundation Award, and the Youth Prize in Chemistry of the Chinese Chemical Society. His research interests are focused on functional nanometer/molecular devices, chemo- and biosensors, bandgap engineering of low-dimensional nanomaterials, organic/inorganic hybrid semiconducting materials, and so forth.
Biography Updated on 20 March 2012