Basic Information



    Yang Guo 

  Xi'an Jiaotong University, Ph.D

   University of Michigan, Ph.D

Pennsylvania State University, Postdoctoral

Associate Professor

Department of Thermal Engineering ,Doctoral Supervisor


    As a major academic backbone, he has participated in more than ten research projects related to the national "973" program sub-project, the "863" program project, the "Science and Technology Support Program" and the horizontal issues entrusted by enterprises. He has hosted 2 national natural science funds, 2 natural science funds of Shaanxi Province, 2 natural science funds of Jiangsu Province, 1 post-doctoral fund of China, and 1 post-doctoral fund of Shaanxi Province. He has published more than 60 research papers in international academic journals such as Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Applied Catalysis B-Environmental, and Chemical Engineering Journal. Among them, 23 authors of SCI papers were published by the first author or correspondent author, and 2 papers were cited by ESI. The average impact factor of the five years was 8.142, and he cited 743 times. Dozens of international authoritative academic journal reviewers such as Chemical Engineering Journal, Bioresource Technology, Energy & Fuels, and experts in national science and technology experts. He has obtained more than 40 invention patents in China and 2 US invention patents. He has won the 2014 Shaanxi Provincial Excellent Doctoral Thesis, the 8th International Invention Exhibition Gold Award, and the 2017 Shaanxi Science and Technology Worker Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition Gold Award, 2018 China Excellent Patent Award.







Work Experience

  • 2013. 03- 2016.01, Lecturer, Department of Thermal Engineering, School of Energy, Xi'an Jiaotong University
  • 2016.01-Now, Associate Professor, Department of Thermal Engineering, School of Energy, Xi'an Jiaotong University
  • 2016.12-2018.12, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University,
  • 2019, Doctoral tutor. 

Admission Information

This research team recruits energy and power graduate students from Xi'an Jiaotong University and other colleges and universities.

The research direction of the research group involves international frontier interdisciplinary subjects such as energy, chemical industry and materials. It also welcomes the same journals in the fields of chemistry, chemical industry, environment and materials. The students enrolled in the research team are under the guidance of Professor Guo to carry out research work.


Research Project

  • Efficient development and utilization technology for biomass energy
  • New hydrogen energy  preparation technology
  • Comprehensive utilization of energy and resources based on sub/supercritical fluids
  • CO2 catalytic reduction conversion
  • Chemical Reaction Kinetics and Catalysis Theory in Energy Conversion Process

Connect Information


  1. Room 414, Energy Museum, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 28 Xianning West Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
  2. Room 1-5187, Minhang Building, Xi'an Jiaotong University, West Technology Innovation Port, Xixian New District, Xi'an, Shaanxi
Zip code: 710049
Phone: 18629087680
Fax: 029-82668703