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Weiping CAI

Dr. Weiping Cai, Professor of Institute of solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He got B.S.(1982) and Master (1984) at Northeast University, and PhD at Huazhong University of Science & Technology (1995) in material sciences. Since 1997, he has been working at Institute of solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, as professor.

Research interests
Micro/nanostructured arrays and devices; Physical and chemistry of micro/nanostructured materials.

Education background
Feb., 1978 – Feb., 1982: B.S. Materilas Department, Northeast University
Feb., 1982 – July, 1984: M.S. Materilas Department, Northeast University
Sept., 1992 – July, 1995: Ph.D. Materilas Department, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Working experiences
July, 1984 – Sept., 1992: Assistant, Lecturer, Associate professor, Wuhan University of Science and Technology
Sept., 1997- present: Professor, Institute of Solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Graduate students and postdoctor positions are available at the lab. Students and
postdoctors with strong background in materials science, physics and chemistry are expected.
If interested, please send your CV to

Contact information
Tel: +86-551-65592747
Mail address :
Institute of Solid State Physics
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Science island
Hefei, 230031, Anhui
P.R. China

Selected publications in recent 5 years
1. Weiping Cai, Guotao Duan and Yue Li, <<Hierarchical Micro/Nanostructured Materials:
Fabrication, Properties, and Applications>> (432 pages), CRC Press, June 2014
2. S. C. Singh, H.B. Zeng, Chunlei Guo, and Weiping Cai, <<Nanomaterials: Processing and
Characterization with Lasers>> (810 pages),Wiley-VCH, Aug., 2012 (Book)
3. Guangqiang Liu, Xinhua Li, Wenbo Wang, Fei Zhou, Guotao Duan, Yue Li, Zongke
Xu, and Weiping Cai, “Gold Binary-Structured Arrays Based on Monolayer Colloidal
Crystals and Their Optical Properties”,Small, 2014, 10, 2374-238.
4. Zhengfei Dai, Lei Xu, Guotao Duan,Tie Li, Hongwen Zhang, Yue Li, Yi Wang, Yuelin
Wang and Weiping Cai, “Fast-Response, Sensitivitive and Low-Powered Chemosensors
by Fusing Nanostructured Porous Thin Film and IDEs-Microheater Chip”, Sci. Rep., 2013,
3: 1669
5. Yue Li, Guotao Duan, Guangqiang Liu and Weiping Cai, “Physical Processes -Aided
Periodic Micro/Nanostructured Arrays by Colloidal Template Technique: Fabrication and
Applications” (Review Article). Chem. Soc. Rev. 2013, 42, 3614-3627.
6. Zhengfei Dai,Yue Li, Guotao Duan, Lichao Jia, and Weiping Cai, “Phase Diagram,Design
of Monolayer Binary Colloidal Crystals,and Their Fabrication Based on Ethanol-Assisted
Self-Assembly at the Air/Water Interface”, ACS Nano, 2012, 6 (8) 6706–6716
7. Shikuan Yang, Brian Kiraly, William Yi Wang, Shunli Shang, Bingqiang Cao, Haibo Zeng,
Yanhui Zhao, Weizhou Li, Zi-Kui Liu, Weiping Cai and Tony Jun Huang, “Fabrication
and Characterization of Beaded SiC Quantum Rings with Anomalous Red Spectral Shift”.
Adv. Mater., 2012, 24 (41), 5598–5603,
8. Haibo Zeng , Xi-Wen Du , Subhash C. Singh , Sergei A. Kulinich , Shikuan Yang ,
Jianping He and Weiping Cai, “Nanomaterials via Laser Ablation/Irradiation in Liquid: A
Review”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2012, 22, 1333–1353
9 YueLi ,Naoto Koshizaki,Weiping Cai, “Periodic one-dimensional nanostructured arrays based on colloidal templates,applications,anddevices” Coord. Chem. Rev., 2011, 255, 357-373.
10 Lichao Jia and Weiping Cai, “Micro/Nanostructured Ordered Porous Films and Their Structurally Induced Control of the Gas Sensing Performances” (Feature article), Adv. Funct. Mater. 2010, 20(21), 3765-3773.
11 Haibo Zeng, Guotao Duan, Yue Li, Shikuan Yang, Xiaoxia Xu, and Weiping Cai, “ Blue Luminescence of ZnO Nanoparticles Based on Non-Equilibrium Processes: Defect Origins and Emission Controls”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2010, 20, 561–672
12 Shikuan Yang, Weiping Cai, Lingce Kong, and Yong Lei, “Surface Nanometer-Scale Patterning in Realizing Large-Scale Ordered Arrays of Metallic Nanoshells with Well-Defined Structures and Controllable Properties”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2010, 20, 2527-2533

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