Shifeng GUO is now a professor at Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen, China. He serves as the director of Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems, China. He received his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore, in 2013. His research interests include flexible sensors and sensor network, high resolution imaging (photoacoustic, ultrasound), smart materials and structures, human-machine interaction, ultrasonic non-destructive testing and structural health monitoring, micro-nano mechanics and machine learning etc. He has published over 60 SCI journal papers and filed over 30 patents in relevant areas. 

E-mail:    Address: 1068 Xueyuan Avenue, Shenzhen University Town, Shenzhen, P.R.China, 518055

Research Areas

Flexible Sensors and Sensor Network; High resolution imaging (photoacoustic, ultrasound); Smart Materials and Structures; Human-machine interaction; Ultrasonic non-destructive testing and structural health monitoring; micro-nano mechanics and machine learning


2013, PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore


Work Experience

  • 2018/12 to date Professor, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • 2012/12-2018/12 Research Scientist, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering (IMRE), A*STAR, Singapore  



1. Guo S, Zhu X, Jańczewski D, Lee SSC, He T, Teo LSM, Vancso GJ. 2016. Measuring protein isoelectric points at the molecular scale by AFM using trace amount of sample. Nature Nanotechnology 11:817-23.

2. Guo S, Feng H, Feng W, Lv G, Chen D, Liu Y, and Wu X. 2021. Automatic Quantification Of Subsurface Defects By Analyzing Laser Ultrasonic Signals Using Convolutional Neural Networks And Wavelet Transform. IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control. DOI 10.1109/TUFFC.2021.3087949.

3. Cao H, Guo S*, Zhang S, Xie Y, and Feng W. 2021. Ray Tracing Method for Ultrasonic Array Imaging of CFRP Corner Part using Homogenization Method. NDT&E International, Accepted

4. Zhang K, Lv G, Guo S*, Chen D, Liu Y*, Feng W. 2020. Evaluation subsurface defects of metallic structures using laser ultrasonics and genetic algorithm back propagation neural network. 2020. NDT&E International, 116: 102339

5. Xiao H, Chen D, Xu J, Guo S*. 2020. Defects identification using the improved ultrasonic measurement model and support vector machines. NDT&E International, 111, 102223. 

6. Guo S, Chen S, Zhang L, Chen YF, Meyam, Yao K. 2018. Design and Fabrication of In-situ Integrated Piezoelectric Ultrasonic Transducers for Determination of Plastic Deformation. NDT & E International. 98:186-194.

7. Guo S, Chen S, Zhang L, Liew W.H., Yao K. 2019. Direct-write piezoelectric ultrasonic transducers for pipe structural health monitoring. NDT and E International 107, 102131 

8. Li Y, Feng W, Meng L, Tse KM, Li Z, Huang L Su Z, Guo S*. 2021. Investigation on In-situ Sprayed, Annealed and Corona Poled PVDF-TrFE Coatings for Guided Wave-based Structural Health Monitoring: from Crystallization to Piezoelectricity. Materials & Design, 199:109415 

9. Guo S, Chen S, Tan, ICK, Zhang L, Yao K. 2019. Ultrasonic transducers from thermal sprayed lead-free piezoelectric ceramic coatings for in-situ structural monitoring for pipelines. Smart Materials and Structures. 28 075031.

10. Guo SChen S, Zhang L, Chen YF, Yao K. 2018. Plastic Strain Determination with Nonlinear Ultrasonic Waves using In-situ Integrated Piezoelectric Ultrasonic Transducers. IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 65:95-101.

11. Chen D, Lv Gao, Guo S*, Zuo R, Liu Y, Zhang K, Wei Feng. 2020. Subsurface defect detection using phase evolution of line laser-generated Rayleigh waves. Optics and laser technology.131: 106410

12. Chen D, Liu Y, Feng W, Wang Y, Hu Q, Lv G, Zhang S, Guo S*. 2021. In-situ prediction of a-phase volume fraction in titanium alloy using laser ultrasonic with support vector regression. Applied acoustics, 177:107928

13. Liu H*, Lin Ming, Guo S*. 2020. Morphological and structural evolution of a-MoO3 single crystal belts towards MoS2/MoO2 heterostructures upon post-growth thermal vapor sulfurization. Applied surface Science DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2020.147956.

14. Guo S, Quintana R, Toa DZS, Vasantha VA, Jańczewski D, Vancso GJ. 2019. Brush swelling and attachment strength of barnacle adhesion protein on zwitterionic polymer films as a function of macromolecular structure. Langmuir. 2019 Jun 18;35(24):8085-8094. 

15. Guo S, Zhang L, Chen S, Shen Z, Mirshekarloo, MS, Liu H, Chen YF, Wong ZZ, Yao K. 2016. Method and analysis for determining yielding of titanium alloy with nonlinear Rayleigh surface waves. Mater Sci Eng A 669:41-47.

16. Zhu˭, X, Guo S˭, He T, Jiang S, Jańczewski D, Vancso GJ. 2016. Engineered, robust polyelectrolyte multilayers by precise control of surface potential for designer protein, cell and bacteria adsorption. Langmuir 32:1338-46

17. 郭师峰,李叶海,李振,冯伟。2020。柔性超声传感结构健康监测技术现状与展望振动、测试与展望。40427-436.

18. Liu H, Guo S, Chen YF, Tan CY, Zhang L. 2018. Acoustic Shearography for Crack Detection in Metallic Plates. Smart Materials and Structures

19. Guo S, Puniredd SR, Janczewski D, Lee SSC, Teo SLM, He T, Zhu X, Vancso GJ. 2014. Barnacle larvae exploring surfaces with variable hydrophilicity: Influence of morphology and adhesion of “footprint” proteins by AFM. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 6: 13667-13676

20. Zhu X, Guo S, Janczewski D, Velandia, FJP, Teo SLM, Vancso, GJ. 2014. Multilayers of Fluorinated Amphiphilic Polyions for Marine Fouling Prevention. Langmuir, 30:288-296.

21. Zhang Z, Guo S, Li Q, Cui F, Su z, Liu M. 2020. Ultrasonic detection and characterization of delamination and rich resin in thick composites with waviness. Composites Science and Technology, 189, 108016.

22. Liu HF, Guo S, Yang RB, Lee CJJ, Zhang L. 2017. Giant blistering of nanometer-thic Al2O3/ZnO films grown by atomic layer deposition. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 9:26201-26209. 


1. Yao K, Guo S, Chen S, Zhang L, Systems and Methods for Monitoring Plastic Deformation of a Structured Material, US Patent: 16487913.(美国专利)

2. Yao K, Tan CKI, Chen S, Guo S, Zhang L, A multi-layered piezoelectric ceramic-containing structure, 国际专利PCT WO2019112518A1.

3. Liu H, Zhang L, Tan CY, Chen YF, Guo S, An acoustic shearography system and the method of using the same, Singapore Patent: 10201802679Y.

4. Yao K, Zhang L, Chen S, Guo S, A method for structural health monitoring of pipeline structures with piezoelectric acoustic transducers, Singapore Patent: 10201806508R.

5. 郭师峰、冯伟、陈丹、张艳辉、左锐、吴新宇,一种在线超声成像检测装置,中国发明专利:CN201911102907.8,申请中

6. 郭师峰、黄林冰、冯伟、吴新宇、张艳辉、陈丹、李叶海、张树潇,感应装置及其制备方法、机器人,中国发明专利:CN201911026290.6申请中

7. 郭师峰、冯伟、陈丹、张艳辉、张树潇、黄林冰、易正琨、吴新宇,一种锂离子电池超声导波监测装置及方法,中国发明专利:CN201911286369.2,申请中

8. 郭师峰、冯伟、王绍全、张艳辉、熊新红、李振、吴新宇,运动检测训练系统和设备,中国发明专利:CN201910935062.4申请中

9. 郭师峰、冯伟、吕高龙、张艳辉、曾伟、李岩、张晨宁,木质材料缺陷检测系统,中国发明专利:CN201911002454.1申请中

10. 郭师峰、冯伟、吕高龙、张艳辉、徐天添、李岩、吴新宇,增材制造的缺陷检测装置、缺陷检测系统及缺陷检测方法,中国发明专利:CN201911269736.8,申请中

11. 郭师峰、冯伟、左锐、熊新红、张艳辉、李光元、吴新宇,一种发动机连杆裂解槽加工系统,中国发明专利:CN201911304147.9,申请中

12. 冯伟、郭师峰、左锐、张艳辉、陈丹、熊新红、吴新宇,扫描超声检测系统,中国发明专利:CN201911002455.6申请中

13. 冯伟、黄林冰、郭师峰、张艳辉、张晨宁、尹铎、冯亚春、孙健铨,超声检测装置以及超声换能器,中国发明专利:CN201910245579.0申请中

14. 郭师峰、冯伟、李振、张艳辉、张树潇、吴新宇,一种油浸式变压器噪声监测的喷涂式柔性压阻传感器,中国发明专利:CN201911287456X申请中

15. 郭师峰、冯伟、李振、张艳辉、张晨宁、张树潇,一种基于主被动式可喷涂柔性传感器网络健康监测无线传感系统,中国发明专利:CN201911268603.9申请中

16. 郭师峰、冯伟、李振、张艳辉、张树潇、吴新宇,一种基于六轴机械臂的柔性超声压阻传感器快速制备制造平台,中国发明专利:CN201911260090.7申请中

Research Interests

Flexible Sensors and Sensor Network; High resolution imaging (photoacoustic, ultrasound); Smart Materials and Structures; Human-machine interaction; Ultrasonic non-destructive testing and structural health monitoring; micro-nano mechanics and machine learning


  • In-situ Fabricated Piezoelectric Film Ultrasonic Transducers for Evaluating Plastic Deformation of Alloy Structures   国际超声论坛   2019-10-03
  • Shearography using wave-defect interactions for crack detection in metallic structures   2017-09-05
  • Nonlinear Rayleigh surface waves for determining yielding of titanium alloy materials   2016-09-18
  • Nonlinear Rayleigh surface acoustic waves for determining yielding of alloys    2015-10-21
  • Evaluation of plastic deformation in titanium and aluminum alloys with nonlinear Rayleigh surface acoustic waves   2015-05-24
  • Evaluation of adhesion forces for cyprids' temporary adhesive proteins using AFM   2014-07-06
  • Study the interaction of cyprid temporary adhesive proteins and surfaces using AFM   2014-05-06



许晓燕  博士研究生  081104-模式识别与智能系统  

黄洋洋  硕士研究生  085400-电子信息  

任伟民  硕士研究生  085400-电子信息  

冯豪文  硕士研究生  085211-计算机技术