Ruohai Guo (郭若海)

Graduate Student

Institute of Polymer Science & Technology
Department of Chemical Engineering
Tsinghua University


Room 110, Yingshi Building


B.S. Department of Chemical Engineering
Tsinghua University, 2006-2010


Computer simulations of nanoparticle self-assembly


Music, tennis


  1. Jian Mao, Pengyu Chen, Junshi Liang, Ruohai Guo and Li-Tang Yan*, Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis of Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials Undergoes Flat Vesiculation and Occurs by Revolution and Self-Rotation, ACS Nano 2016, DOI:10.1021/acsnano.5b07036.
  2. Chi Ma†, Han Wu†, Zihan Huang†, Ruohai Guo, Min-Biao Hu, Christian Kübel*, Li-Tang Yan*, and Wei Wang*, A Filled-Honeycomb-Structured Crystal Formed by Self-Assembly of a Janus Polyoxometalate–Silsesquioxane (POM–POSS) Co-Cluster, Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2015, DOI:10.1002/anie.201507237.
  3. Zhengyang Liu†, Ruohai Guo†, Guoxi Xu, Zihan Huang, and Li-Tang Yan*, Entropy-Mediated Mechanical Response of the Interfacial Nanoparticle Patterning, Nano Letters 2014, DOI:10.1021/nl5029396.
  4. Ruohai Guo, Jian Mao, Xu-Ming Xie, and Li-Tang Yan*, Predictive supracolloidal helices from patchy particles, Scientific Reports 2014, DOI:10.1038/srep07021.
  5. Ruohai Guo and Li-Tang Yan*, Rational Design and Computer Simulation of Patchy Particle Self-Assembly, CIESC Journal (化工学报)2014 (Invited Article).
  6. Bojun Dong†, Ruohai Guo†, and Li-Tang Yan*, Coassembly of Janus Nanoparticles in Asymmetric Diblock Copolymer Scaffolds: Unconventional Entropy Effect and Role of Interfacial Topology, Macromolecules 2014, DOI:10.1021/ma500161j.
  7. Jian Mao, Ruohai Guo, and Li-Tang Yan*, Simulation and analysis of cellular internalization pathways and membrane perturbation for graphene nanosheets, Biomaterials 2014, DOI:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2014.03.087.
  8. Ruohai Guo, Jian Mao, and Li-Tang Yan*, Unique Dynamical Approach of Fully Wrapping Dendrimer-like Soft Nanoparticles by Lipid Bilayer Membrane, ACS Nano 2013, DOI:10.1021/nn4033344.
  9. Ruohai Guo, Zhengyang Liu, Xu-Ming Xie, and Li-Tang Yan*, Harnessing Dynamic Covalent Bonds in Patchy Nanoparticles: Creating Shape-Shifting Building Blocks for Rational and Responsive Self-Assembly, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2013, 4, 1221-1226.
  10. Ruohai Guo, Jian Mao, Li-Tang Yan*, Computer Simulation of Cell entry of graphene nanosheet, Biomaterials 2013, 34, 4296-4301.
  11. Ruohai Guo, Jialin Li, Li-Tang Yan* and Xu-Ming Xie, Role of compatibilizer in multicomponent polymer mixtures under shear flow, Soft Matter 2013, 9(1), 255-260.
  12. Ruohai Guo, Zhen Tan, Kunlun Xu, Li-Tang Yan*, Length Dependent Assembly of a Stiff Polymer Chain at the Interface of a Carbon Nanotube, ACS Macro Letters 2012, 1(8), 977-981.
  13. Kunlun Xu, Ruohai Guo, Bojun Dong, Li-Tang Yan*, Directed self-assembly of Janus nanorods in binary polymer mixture: towards precise control of nanorod orientation relative to interface, Soft Matter 2012, 8(37), 9581-9588.
  14. Li-Tang Yan*, Ruohai Guo, Effect of Multivalent Counterions on the Morphology and Interactions Polyelectrolyte Chains Grafted on Carbon Nanotubes, Soft Matter 2012, 8, 660-666.