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  MA Hongwei  马宏伟
  Division of Nanobiomedicine Research
  surface initiated polymerization; protein microarray; biosesnor (quartz crystal microbalance, surface plasma resonance);

Research Interest:
1. Mechanism and application of surface initiated polymerization;

2. Biointerfaces;

3. Protin microarray and chemical biology;


Oct. 2008 - 



Division of nanobiomedicne, SINANO, CAS 

Oct. 2005-Oct. 2008 


Department of Biomedical EngineeringPeking Univeristy, Beijing


Ph.D. 2005 

Biomedical Engineering

Duke University 

B.S. 1999 


Fudan University

Selected Publication:
  1. Solidified liquid layer model makes quartz crystal microbalance a convenient molecular ruler, Mo Huang, Jian’an He, Jianhong Gan*, and Hongwei Ma*, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 85, 92-96, 2011
  2. Directly observed Au-S bond breakage due to swelling of the anchored polyelectrolyte, Yanxia Zhang, Jian’an He, Ying Zhu, Hong Chen, and Hongwei Ma*, Chem. Commun., 47, 1190-1192, 2011
  3. A quartz crystal microbalance-based molecular ruler for biopolymers, Hongwei Ma*, Jian’an He, Zhiqiang Zhu, Bei’er Lv, Di Li, Chunhai Fan and Jing Fang, Chem. Commun., 46, 949-951, 2010
  4. Surface initiated polymerization from substrates of low initiator density and its applications in biosensors, Hongwei Ma*, Jian’an He, Xing Liu, Jianhong Gan, Gang Jin and Jiahai Zhou, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2, 3223-3230, 2010
  5. Integrated poly(dimethysiloxane) with an intrinsic nonfouling property approaching “Absolute” zero background in immunoassays, Hongwei Ma*, Yuanzi Wu, Xiaoli Yang, Xing Liu, Jian’an He, Long Fu, Jie Wang, Hongke Xu, Yi Shi and Renqian Zhong, Anal. Chem., 82, 6338–6342, 2010
  6. Real-time measuring the mass of water expelled by poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) brushes upon thermo-induced collapse
    Hongwei Ma*, Long Fu, Wei Li, Yaozhong Zhang, and Mingwu Li*, Chem. Comm., 3428-3430, 2009
  7. Convergence of dissipation and impedance analysis of quartz crystal microbalance studies, Yaozhong Zhang, Binyang Du*, Xin’an Chen, and Hongwei Ma*, Anal. Chem., 81, 642-648, 2009
  8. Quartz crystal microbalance study of the kinetics of surface initiated polymerization, Xin’an Chen, Yaozhong Zhang, Jian’an He, Chunyang Xiong, Yonghong Meng, Gang Jin and Hongwei Ma*, Science in China Series B: Chemistry, 52, 2307-2322, 2009
  9. Study viscoelasticity of ultra-thin poly(oligo(ethylene glycol) methacrylate) brushes by a quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation, Long Fu, Xin’an Chen, Jian’an He, Chunyang Xiong and Hongwei Ma*, Langmuir, 24, 6100-6106, 2008
  10. Superhydrophobic poly(dimethyl siloxane) via surface- initiated polymerization with ultra low initiator density, Tongcheng Qian, Yuefang Li, Yuanzi Wu, Bo Zheng, and Hongwei Ma*, Macromolecules, 41, 6641-6645, 2008
  11. A facile method for permanent and functional surface modification of poly(dimethylsiloxane), Yuanzi Wu, Yanyi Huang, and Hongwei Ma*, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129, 7226-7227, 2007
  12. Study and application of a linear frequency-thickness relation for surface initiated atom transfer radical polymerization in quartz crystal microbalance, Jian’an He, Yuanzi Wu, Jia Wu, Xiang Mao, Long Fu, Tongcheng Qian, Jing Fang, Chunyang Xiong, Jinlin Xie, and Hongwei Ma*, Macromolecules, 40, 3090-3096, 2007