Yong Guo

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow


Research Interest

  1. Modifying carbon-based materials for environmental purification and controlled molecule delivery;
  2. Developing carbon catalyst for replacing noble metal catalyst
  3. Design new type of materials by theoretical calculation;

Selected Publications

  • Guo, Y.; Li, S.; Li, W.; Moosa, B.; Khashab, N. M. The Hofmeister Effect on Nanodiamonds: How Addition of Ions Provides Superior Drug Loading Platforms. Biomater. Sci. 2014, 2, 84-88
  • Guo, Y.; Fhayli, K.; Li, S.; Yang, Y.; Mashat, A.; Khashab, N. M. Electroless Reductions on Carbon Nanotubes: How Critical is the Diameter of a Nanotube. RSC Adv. 2013, 3, 17693-17695
  • Guo, Y.; Li, W.; Yan, J.; Moosa, B.; Amad, M. a.; Werth, C. J.; Khashab, N. M. Fullerene-Catalyzed Reduction of Azo Derivatives in Water under UV Irradiation. Chem. - Asian J. 2012, 7, 2842-2847
  • Yan, J.; Guo, Y.; Altawashi, A.; Moosa, B.; Lecommandoux, S.; Khashab, N. M. Experimental and Theoretical Evaluation of Nanodiamonds as pH Triggered Drug Carriers. New J. Chem. 2012, 36, 1479-1484
  • Guo, Y.; Yan, J.; Khashab, N. M. Conjugation-Promoted Reaction of Open-Cage Fullerene: A Density Functional Theory Study. ChemPhysChem 2012, 13, 751-755