Yu-Guo Guo

Prof Yu-Guo Guo received his PhD in Physical Chemistry from the Institute of Chemistry (ICCAS), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2004. He worked at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research at Stuttgart (Germany), first as a Guest Scientist and then as a Staff Scientist from 2004 to 2007. He joined ICCAS as a full Professor in 2007. He serves as an Associate Editor of ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces since 2015. His research interests focus on energy materials and electrochemical energy storage with batteries (Li-ion, Li-metal, Solid-state, Na-ion etc). He has authored or co-authored more than 210 peer-reviewed papers with more than 20,000 citation times, and he currently has an H-factor of 71. He has filed 12 PCT patents and 62 China patents in the field of energy materials and batteries, in which 28 patents have been granted and 6 patents have been transferred to companies. He has received several awards including the International Academy of Electrochemical Energy Science (IAOEES) Excellent Research Award (2016), the International Society of Electrochemistry Tajima Prize (2014), the 13th National Award for Youth in Science and Technology (2013), and the MIT Technology Review’s TR35 Award (2011).