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Wei Wang

Associate Professor
  • E-mailWei.Wang@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 33 55
  • Visitor Address
    Allégaten 41
    5007 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 BERGEN
  • drug formulation (nano drug-delivery system)
  • diffusion
  • polymer dynamics
  • polymer-surfactant interaction
  • surfactant structure-properties relationship
  • polymer-clay nanocomposition and wastewater treatment
  • radical polymerization (ATRP) 

PHARM 211 Physical Chemistry for Pharmacy 

PHARM 295 Pharmaceutical technology, Formulation

KJEM 319 Experimental Techniques in Physical Chemistry

Journal articles
  • Wei, Wang; Johnson, Eric S.; Nylander, Tommy; Ellingson, Pete; Schubert, Beth; Piculell, Lennart. 2016. Selective co-deposition of anionic silica particles at hydrophobic surfaces from formulations of oppositely charged polymers and surfactants. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 467: 213-219. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2016.01.015
  • Zhang, Yufen; Jiang, Xue; Wu, Ronglan; Wang, Wei. 2016. Multi-stimuli responsive shape memory polymers synthesized by using reaction-induced phase separation. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 133:43534. doi: 10.1002/app.43534
  • Man, Xiaolin; Wu, Ronglan; Jiang, Xue; Xu, Shimei; Wang, Wei. 2015. Organo-montmorillonite supported titania nanocomposite synthesized by using poly(methyl methacrylate) grafted cellulose as template and its application in photodegradation. Cellulose (London). 22: 3189-3198. doi: 10.1007/s10570-015-0704-1
  • Man, Xiaolin; Wu, Ronglan; Lv, Henghua; Wang, Wei. 2015. Synthesis of a montmorillonite-supported titania nanocomposite with grafted cellulose as a template and its application in photocatalytic degradation. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 132:42627. doi: 10.1002/app.42627
  • Wang, Wei; Lu, Wensheng; Wang, Haifei; Xie, Hongtao; Wang, Jide. 2015. Moderate the adsorption of cationic surfactant on gold surface by mixing with sparingly soluble anionic surfactant. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 440: 16-22. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2014.10.063
  • Wang, Wei; Sande, Sverre Arne. 2015. A dynamic light scattering study of hydrogels with the addition of surfactant: a discussion of mesh size and correlation length. Polymer journal. 47: 302-310. doi: 10.1038/pj.2014.114
  • Wu, Ronglan; Tian, Linyuan; Wang, Wei. 2015. Synthesis of a nanocomposite of organo-montmorillonite/cellulose-g-poly(methyl methacrylate) by atom-transfer radical polymerization and its application in removal of 2,4-dichlorophenol. Cellulose (London). 22: 3633-3643. doi: 10.1007/s10570-015-0751-7
  • Wu, Ronglan; Tian, Linyuan; Wang, Wei; Man, Xiaolin. 2015. Bifunctional cellulose derivatives for the removal of heavy-metal ions and phenols: Synthesis and adsorption studies. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 132:41830. 9 pages. doi: 10.1002/app.41830
  • Wang, Wei; Sande, Sverre Arne. 2014. Monitoring of macromolecular dynamics during a chemical cross-linking process of hydroxyethylcellulose derivatives by dynamic light scattering. European Polymer Journal. 58: 52-59. doi: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2014.06.011
  • Wang, Wei; Lu, Wensheng. 2013. A Multi-headed Surfactant as an Efficient Tool in Solubilization of Dimyristoylphosphatidycholine (DMPC) Vesicles. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 102: 759-765. doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2012.09.004
  • Wang, Wei; Sande, Sverre Arne. 2013. Kinetics of Re-equilibrium of Oppositely Charged Hydrogel–Surfactant System and Its Application in Controlled Release. Langmuir. 29: 6697-6705. Published 2013-05-16. doi: 10.1021/la400525r
  • Volden, Sondre; Eilertsen, Jan Lasse; Singh, Gurvinder; Wang, Wei; Zhu, Kaizheng; Nyström, Bo; Glomm, Wilhelm. 2012. Effect of Charge Density Matching on the Temperature Response of PNIPAAM Block Copolymer-Gold Nanoparticles. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 116: 12844-12853. doi: 10.1021/jp300754b
  • Wang, Wei; Mauroy, Henrik; Zhu, Kaizheng; Knudsen, Kenneth; Kjøniksen, Anna-Lena; Nyström, Bo; Sande, Sverre Arne. 2012. Complex coacervate micelles formed by a C18-capped cationic triblock thermoresponsive copolymer interacting with SDS. Soft Matter. 8: 11514-11525. doi: 10.1039/c2sm26567b
  • Wang, Wei; Lu, Wensheng; Long, Jiang. 2009. AgCl and Ag/AgCl holospheres based on self-assemblies of a multi-amine head surfactant. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 338: 270-275. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2009.06.010
  • Lu, Wensheng; Wang, Wei; Long, Jiang. 2008. One-step synthesis of gold nanowire netword capped by diacetylene molecules under ultrasonic irradiation. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 317: 239-246. doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2007.10.022
  • Wang, Wei; Lu, Wensheng; Long, Jiang. 2008. Influence of pH on the aggregation morphology of a novel surfactant with single hydrocarbon chain and multi-amine headgroups. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112: 1409-1413. doi: 10.1021/jp075535u
  • Yun, Yang; Ya, Yan; Wang, Wei; Li, Jinru. 2008. Precise size control of hydrophobic gold nanoparticles using cooperative effect of refluxing ripening and seeding growth. Nanotechnology. 19: 175603. doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/19/17/175603
  • Wang, Wei; Zhenpeng, Guo; Chen, Yi; Tao, Liu; Long, Jiang. 2006. Influence of Generation 2–5 of PAMAM Dendrimer on the Inhibition of Tat Peptide/TAR RNA Binding in HIV-1 Transcription. Chemical Biology and Drug Design. 68: 314-318. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-0285.2006.00454.x
  • Yun, Yang; Wang, Wei; Li, Jinru; Mu, Jin; Rong, Huilin. 2006. Manipulating the Solubility of Gold Nanoparticles Reversibly and Preparation of Water-Soluble Sphere Nanostructure through Micellar-like Solubilization. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 110: 16867-16873. doi: 10.1021/jp060892a
  • Lu, Wensheng; Wang, Wei; Su, Yanlei; Li, Jinru; Long, Jiang. 2005. Formation of polydiacetylene–NH2–gold hollow spheres and their ability in DNA immobilization. Nanotechnology. 16: 2582-2586. doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/16/11/019
  • Jianping, Chao; Wang, Wei; Wu, Wenqiong; Luo, Xuande; Ling, Yangzhi. 2004. A Convenient and Practical Prepapation of Acetylphenyl Boronic Acids. Chemical Research in Chinese Universities. 20: 734-737.

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1999.08 – 2003.07

Peking University, Pharmacy, Pharm.D.

Research topic: Synthesis of steroid derivatives and study of their in vivo anticancer effect


2003.08 – 2008.07

Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Science, Colloid and interface science, Ph.D.

Research topic: synthesis of multi-headed surfactants and structure –properties relationship



2008.09 – 2010.09

Lund University (Physical Chemistry) and Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati

Topic: Deposition of polymer and surfactant; fiber protection


2010.11 – 2013.11

University of Oslo, Pharmacy

Topic: Polymer-surfactant system in drug delivery; Diffusion