
Papers in PeerReviewed Journals 
52. 
"Repulsion between Colloidal Particles Mediated by Nonadsorbing Polymers: Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations and the Corresponding SelfConsistent Field Calculations"
P. Zhang and Q. Wang


Macromolecules 52 (15), 57775790 (2019)

51. 
"Structurebased Coarse Graining of Diblock Copolymer Melts using PRISM Theory"
Y. Wang and Q. Wang


Polymer 160, 303315 (2019)

50. 
"Lattice SelfConsistent Field Calculations of Ring Polymer Brushes"
W. Qiu, B. Li, and Q. Wang


Soft Matter 14 (10), 18871896 (2018)

49. 
"A Lattice SelfConsistent Field Study of SelfAssembly of Grafted ABA Triblock Copolymers in a Selective Solvent"
W. Qiu, Z. Wang, Y. Yin, R. Jiang, B. Li, and Q. Wang


Polymer 140, 278289 (2018)

48. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of MultiComponent Polymeric Systems: Structurebased Coarse Graining of Binary Polymer Blends"
Q. Wang


Polymer 117, 315330 (2017)
Featured on Advances In Engineering in the issue of Nov. 3rd, 2017.

47. 
"SelfAssembly in Block Copolymer Thin Films upon Solvent Evaporation: A Simulation Study"
J. Hao, Z. Wang, Z. Wang, Y. Yin, R. Jiang, B. Li, and Q. Wang


Macromolecules 50 (11), 43844396 (2017)

46. 
"The Recent Structurebased Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts using PRISM Theory Does Not Give Thermodynamic Consistency"
Q. Wang and D. Yang


Polymer 111, 103106 (2017)
[A related video taken at the American Physical Society March Meeting 2018]

45. 
"Quantitative Study of Fluctuation Effects by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations. VI. Phase Behavior of Incompressible Symmetric Binary Homopolymer Blends"
P. Zhang and Q. Wang


Polymer 101, 714 (2016)

44. 
"On the OrderDisorder Transition of Compressible Diblock Copolymer Melts"
J. Zong and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 143, 184903 (2015)

43. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Homopolymer Melts: A RelativeEntropyBased Study"
D. Yang and Q. Wang


Soft Matter 11 (36), 71097118 (2015)

42. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Homopolymer Melts: A StructureBased Study"
D. Yang and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 142, 054905 (2015)
[A related video taken at the American Physical Society March Meeting 2018]

41. 
"Calculating Pressure in Polymer Lattice Simulations"
P. Zhang and Q. Wang


Soft Matter 11 (5), 862870 (2015)
[Front Cover]

40. 
"Quantitative Study of Fluctuation Effects by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations. V. Incompressible Homopolymer Melts"
P. Zhang, D. Yang, and Q. Wang


J. Phys. Chem. B 118 (41), 1205912067 (2014)

39. 
"Structural and Phase Transitions of One and Two Polymer Mushrooms in Poor Solvent"
D. Yang and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 140, 194902 (2014)

38. 
"Quantitative Study of Fluctuation Effects by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations: Compression of Grafted Homopolymers"
P. Zhang and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 140, 044904 (2014)

37. 
"Solvent Entropy and CoarseGraining of Polymer Lattice Models"
P. Zhang and Q. Wang


Soft Matter 9 (47), 1118311187 (2013)
Selected by Soft Matter as a Hot Paper.
Featured on Advances In Engineering in the issue of Jan. 12th, 2015.

36. 
"Unified View on the MeanField Order of CoilGlobule Transition"
D. Yang and Q. Wang


ACS Macro Lett. 2 (11), 952954 (2013)

35. 
"Fluctuation/Correlation Effects in Symmetric Diblock Copolymers: On the OrderDisorder Transition"
J. Zong and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 139, 124907 (2013)

34. 
"On the Comparisons Between Dissipative Particle Dynamics Simulations and SelfConsistent Field Calculations of Diblock Copolymer Microphase Separation"
P. Sandhu, J. Zong, D. Yang, and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 138, 194904 (2013)

33. 
"Fast OffLattice Monte Carlo Simulations of SoftCore Spherocylinders: IsotropicNematic Transition and Comparisons with Virial Expansion"
J. Zong, X. Zhang, and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 137, 134904 (2012)

32. 
"Quantitative Study of Fluctuation Effects by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations. III. Homopolymer Brushes in an Explicit Solvent"
P. Zhang, B. Li, and Q. Wang


Macromolecules 45 (5), 25372550 (2012)

31. 
"StimuliResponse of Charged Diblock Copolymer Brushes"
D. Meng and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 135, 224904 (2011)
Selected for Vir. J. Bio. Phys. Res. 22 (12), (2011).

30. 
"Charge Inversion by Flexible Polyelectrolytes on Spherical Surfaces: Numerical SelfConsistent Field Calculations under the GroundState Dominance Approximation"
Z. Wang, B. Li, D. Ding, and Q. Wang


Macromolecules 44 (21), 86078613 (2011)

29. 
"Quantitative Study of Fluctuation Effects by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations. 2. Homopolymer Brushes in an Implicit, Good Solvent"
P. Zhang, B. Li, and Q. Wang


Macromolecules 44 (19), 78377852 (2011)

28. 
"Quantitative Study of Fluctuation Effects by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations. I. Compressible Homopolymer Melts"
P. Zhang, X. Zhang, B. Li, and Q. Wang


Soft Matter 7 (9), 44614471 (2011)

27. 
"Theory and Simulation of SelfAssembly of RodCoil Block Copolymer Melts: Recent Progress"
Q. Wang


Soft Matter 7 (8), 37113716 (2011)

26. 
"SelfAssembled Microstructures of Confined RodCoil Diblock Copolymers by SelfConsistent Field Theory"
G. Yang, P. Tang, Y. Yang, and Q. Wang


J. Phys. Chem. B 114 (46), 1489714906 (2010)

25. 
"Complex Morphologies in Thin Films of Symmetric Diblock Copolymers as Stable and Unstable Phases"
D. Meng and Q. Wang


Soft Matter 6 (23), 58915906 (2010)
[Inside Front Cover]
[Supplementary Info]

24. 
"Bending of Lamellar Microdomains of Block Copolymers on Nonselective Surfaces"
S.M. Park, D. Meng, C. T. Rettner, D. S. Dandy, Q. Wang, and H.C. Kim


Macromolecules 43 (3), 16651670 (2010)

23. 
"On the Anisotropy of Lattice Polymers"
Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 131, 234903 (2009)

22. 
"Internal Structure of Ultrathin Diblock Copolymer Brushes"
B. Akgun, G. Ugur, W. J. Brittain, C. F. Majkrzak, X. Li, J. Wang, H. Li, D. T. Wu, Q. Wang, and M. D. Foster


Macromolecules 42 (21), 84118422 (2009)

21. 
"Studying Soft Matter with 'Soft' Potentials: Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations and Corresponding Lattice SelfConsistent Field Calculations"
Q. Wang


Soft Matter 5 (22), 45644567 (2009);
6 (24), 62066207 (2010)
[Correction]

20. 
"Solvent Response of Diblock Copolymer Brushes"
D. Meng and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 130, 134904 (2009)

19. 
"Fast OffLattice Monte Carlo Simulations with 'Soft' Repulsive Potentials"
Q. Wang and Y. Yin


J. Chem. Phys. 130, 104903 (2009)

18. 
"Internal Structure and Charge Compensation of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers: A Numerical Study"
Q. Wang


Soft Matter 5 (2), 413424 (2009)

17. 
"Effects of Interaction Range and Compressibility on the Microphase Separation of Diblock Copolymers: MeanField Analysis"
Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 129, 054904 (2008)

16. 
"Novel Complex Nanostructure from Directed Assembly of Block Copolymers on Incommensurate Surface Patterns"
S. O. Kim, B. H. Kim, D. Meng, D. O. Shin, C. M. Koo, H. H. Solak, and Q. Wang


Adv. Mater. 19 (20), 32713275 (2007);
[Frontispiece]
20 (5), 866 (2008)
[Correction]

15. 
"HardSurface Effects in Polymer SelfConsistent Field Calculations"
D. Meng and Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 126, 234902 (2007)

14. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers in Nanopores: Monte Carlo Simulations and StrongStretching Theory"
Q. Wang


J. Chem. Phys. 126, 024903 (2007)

13. 
"Cloud Droplet Activation of Polymerized Organic Aerosol"
M. D. Petters, S. M. Kreidenweis, J. R. Snider, K. A. Koehler, Q. Wang, A. J. Prenni, and P. J. Demott


Tellus B 58 (3), 196205 (2006)

12. 
"Modelling LayerbyLayer Assembly of Flexible Polyelectrolytes"
Q. Wang


J. Phys. Chem. B 110 (12), 58255828 (2006);
110 (29), 14524 (2008)
[Correction]

11. 
"Charge Inversion by Flexible Polyelectrolytes on Flat Surfaces from SelfConsistent Field Calculations"
Q. Wang


Macromolecules 38 (21), 89118922 (2005)

10. 
"Morphology of Symmetric Diblock Copolymers Confined Between Two StripePatterned Surfaces  Tilted Lamellae and More"
Q. Wang


Macromol. Theory Simul. 14 (2), 96108 (2005)
[Cover Picture]

9. 
"SelfConsistent Field Theory of Polyelectrolyte Systems"
Q. Wang, T. Taniguchi, and G. H. Fredrickson


J. Phys. Chem. B 108 (21), 67336744 (2004);
109 (19), 98559856 (2005)
[Correction]

8. 
"Behavior of Single Nanoparticle/Homopolymer Chain in Ordered Structures of Diblock Copolymers"
Q. Wang, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


J. Chem. Phys. 118 (24), 1127811285 (2003)

7. 
"Simulations of the Morphology of CylinderForming Asymmetric Diblock Copolymer Thin Films on NanoPatterned Substrates"
Q. Wang, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


Macromolecules 36 (5), 17311740 (2003)

6. 
"Lamellar Structures of Symmetric Diblock Copolymers  Comparisons Between Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations and SelfConsistent MeanField Calculations"
Q. Wang, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


Macromolecules 35 (25), 95639573 (2002)

5. 
"Monte Carlo Simulations of Asymmetric Diblock Copolymer Thin Films Confined Between Two Homogeneous Surfaces"
Q. Wang, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


Macromolecules 34 (10), 34583470 (2001)

4. 
"Combining Advanced Lithographic Techniques and SelfAssembly of Thin Films of Diblock Copolymers to Produce Templates for Nanofabrication"
R. D. Peters, X. M. Yang, Q. Wang, J. J. de Pablo, and P. F. Nealey


J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 18 (6), 35303534 (2000)

3. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymer Thin Films Confined Between Homogeneous and Patterned Surfaces: Simulations and Theory"
Q. Wang, S. K. Nath, M. D. Graham, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


J. Chem. Phys. 112 (22), 999610010 (2000)

2. 
"Monte Carlo Simulations of Diblock Copolymer Thin Films Confined Between Chemically Heterogeneous Hard Surfaces"
Q. Wang, Q. Yan, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


Macromolecules 33 (12), 45124525 (2000)

1. 
"Monte Carlo Simulations of Diblock Copolymer Thin Films Confined Between Two Homogeneous Surfaces"
Q. Wang, Q. Yan, P. F. Nealey, and J. J. de Pablo


J. Chem. Phys. 112 (1), 450464 (2000)



Book Chapters 
2. 
Q. Wang, "Computer Simulation of Block Copolymers", in Encyclopedia of Polymeric Nanomaterials, ed. S. Kobayashi and K. Müllen, Springer, 2015

1. 
Q. Wang, "Monte Carlo Simulations of NanoConfined Block Copolymers", Chap. 16 in Nanostructured Soft Matter: Experiment, Theory, Simulation and Perspectives, 495527, ed. A. V. Zvelindovsky, Springer, 2007



Patents 


Invited Talks, Seminars, and Lectures 
49. 
"Towards Multiscale Simulations of Real Polymer Melts Guided by PRISM Theory", Invited Talk
Frontier Forum on Polymer Fluid Dynamics, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun, Jilin, P. R. China


September 2, 2018

48. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts", Invited Talk
Chinese Chemical Society 2018 Symposium on Theory, Computation, and Simulation of Soft Matter, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, P. R. China


August 27, 2018

47. 
"Fluctuation/Correlation Effects in Diblock Copolymer Melts: Simulations and Theories", Invited Talk
CECAM Workshop on NanoStructured Soft Matter: A Synergy of Approaches to Amphiphilic and Block Copolymer Systems, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, United Kingdom


June 25, 2018

46. 
"Fluctuation/Correlation Effects in Disordered Diblock Copolymer Melts: Simulations and Theories", Invited Talk
The 13th International Symposium on Polymer Physics, Xi'an, Shaanxi, P. R. China


June 12, 2018

45. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations: Combining and Comparing Particles with Fields", Invited Talk
The 9th SinoUS Joint Conference of Chemical Engineering, Beijing, P. R. China


October 16, 2017

44. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts", Seminar
State Key Laboratory of Supramolecular Structure and Materials, Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, P. R. China


June 15, 2017

43. 
"NanoStructured Polymers at Surfaces and Interfaces", Invited Talk
CSUAllosource Quarterly Summit Meeting, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


May 4, 2017

42. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts", Invited Talk
2017 International Academic Forum on Hybrid Materials, Qingdao University, Qingdao, Shandong, P. R. China


January 13, 2017

41. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts", Seminar
Institute of Chemistry, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China


January 6, 2017

40. 
"Lattice SelfConsistent Field Theory for Polymers", Lecture
College of Physics, Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China


December 29, 2016

39. 
"Polymer Brushes as 'Smart' Surfaces", Seminar
School of Biomedical Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


November 28, 2016

38. 
"Design New Lattice Models to Study Real Polymers", Invited Talk
Chinese Chemical Society 2016 Symposium on Theory, Computation, and Simulation of Soft Matter, Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China


August 26, 2016

37. 
"Monte Carlo Simulations of CoarseGrained Polymer Models", Lecture Series
PreSymposium Workshop, Chinese Chemical Society 2016 Symposium on Theory, Computation, and Simulation of Soft Matter, Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China


August 2124, 2016

36. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts", Invited Talk
The 12th International Symposium on Polymer Physics, Guiyang, Guizhou, P. R. China


June 11, 2016

35. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of MultiComponent Polymeric Systems", Invited Talk [PMSE 566]
American Chemical Society 251st National Meeting, San Diego, CA


March 17, 2016

34. 
"Systematic and SimulationFree Coarse Graining of Polymer Melts", Invited Talk
PACIFICHEM 2015, Honolulu, HI


December 18, 2015

33. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations: Combining and Comparing Particles with Fields", Invited Talk
Program on Controlled Structural Formation of Soft Matter, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics in China, Beijing, P. R. China


August 18, 2015

32. 
"Novel, Efficient, and Accurate Methods for Calculating Pressure in Polymer Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations", Invited Talk
International Symposium on Computational Condensed Matter: Advances and Challenges, Whitehaven, The Lake District, United Kingdom


September 9, 2014

31. 
"A Brief Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulations", Lecture
PreSymposium Workshop, International Symposium on Computational Condensed Matter: Advances and Challenges, Whitehaven, The Lake District, United Kingdom


September 7, 2014

30. 
"Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations of Polymers", Invited Talk
Chinese Chemical Society 2014 Symposium on Theory, Simulation, and Computation of Macromolecular Systems, Changchun, Jilin, P. R. China


June 19, 2014

29. 
"Novel, Efficient, and Accurate Methods for Calculating Pressure in Lattice Monte Carlo Simulations", Invited Talk
The 11th International Symposium on Polymer Physics, Nanjing, Jiangsu, P. R. China


June 11, 2014

28. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations: Combining and Comparing Particles with Fields", Seminar
Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun, Jilin, P. R. China


June 14, 2013

27. 
"Fluctuations/Correlations in Diblock Copolymer Melts: Simulations and Theories", Seminar
Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany


April 17, 2013

26. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations: Combining and Comparing Particles with Fields", Seminar
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany


January 13, 2013

25. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations: Combining Particles with Fields", Invited Talk [POLY 384]
American Chemical Society 244th National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA


August 23, 2012

24. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations: Combining and Comparing Particles with Fields", Invited Talk
Workshop on Bridging Scales in Computational Polymer Chemistry, Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics, Brown University, Providence, RI


August 9, 2012

23. 
"Quantifying Fluctuation/Correlation Effects in Inhomogeneous Polymers by Fast Monte Carlo Simulations", Invited Talk
International Conference on the Hierarchical Structures in Complex Fluids, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics in China, Beijing, P. R. China


July 5, 2011

22. 
"Fast Monte Carlo Simulations of Soft Materials with Soft Potentials", Seminar
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of California  Riverside, Riverside, CA


May 20, 2011

21. 
"Studying Polymers with Fields", Seminar
Department of Engineering Mechanics, University of Nebraska  Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


September 28, 2010

20. 
"Informal Tutorial on SCFT", Lecture (with Prof. Carlos GarciaCervera)
Workshop on Poly and Polymer Electrolytes for Energy Conversion: Ab Initio, Molecular, and Continuum Models, Lorentz Center, Leiden University, The Netherlands


August 24, 2010

19. 
"Numerical Modeling of Polyelectrolyte Adsorption and LayerbyLayer Assembly", Invited Talk
Workshop on Poly and Polymer Electrolytes for Energy Conversion: Ab Initio, Molecular, and Continuum Models, Lorentz Center, Leiden University, The Netherlands


August 24, 2010

18. 
"Some Applications of SCFT and Its Quantitative Test by Fast Lattice Monte Carlo Simulation", Invited Talk
Workshop on SelfAssembly of Block Copolymers: Theoretical Models and Mathematical Challenges, The Banff International Research Station, Banff, Canada


May 28, 2010

17. 
"Diblock Copolymers under Nanoconfinement", Keynote Address [COLL 438]
American Chemical Society 238th National Meeting, Washington, DC


August 19, 2009

16. 
"Studying Polymers with Fields and Particles", Seminar
Department of Chemistry, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


July 1, 2009

15. 
"Studying Polymers with Fields", Seminar
Department of Physics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


February 9, 2009

14. 
"Polymer Brushes as 'Smart' Surfaces", Seminar
Department of Macromolecular Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, P. R. China


January 8, 2009

13. 
"Structure and Response of 'Smart' Polymer Brushes", Invited Talk [PMSE 65]
American Chemical Society 236th National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA


August 18, 2008

12. 
"Some Mathematical/Numerical Problems in the Study of Inhomogeneous Polymers", Seminar
Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


April 24, 2008

11. 
"Studying Polymeric Materials at Nano to MesoScales with CoarseGrained Models", Invited Talk
JNC/CSU Joint Workshop on Materials Initiatives, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


April 2, 2008

10. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers under NanoConfinement", Seminar
Institute of Polymer Science, Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, P. R. China


December 21, 2007

9. 
"Internal Structure and Charge Compensation of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers", Seminar
Institute of Chemistry, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China


December 13, 2007

8. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers under NanoConfinement", Invited Talk
Workshop on Structure Formation and Evolution in Soft Matter/Complex Fluid Systems, Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research, Beijing, P. R. China


December 4, 2007

7. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers under NanoConfinement", Invited Talk
Polymers Symposium at 2007 Joint ACS/AIChE Rocky Mountain Regional Meeting, Denver, CO


August 30, 2007

6. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers under NanoConfinement: Theories and Simulations", Seminar
Department of Macromolecular Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, P. R. China


June 25, 2007

5. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers under NanoConfinement: Theories and Simulations", Seminar
Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, P. R. China


June 22, 2007

4. 
"Symmetric Diblock Copolymers under NanoConfinement: Theories and Simulations", Seminar
College of Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China


June 15, 2007

3. 
"Understanding Monte Carlo Simulations", Lecture Series
College of Physics, Nankai University, Tianjin, P. R. China


June 415, 2007

2. 
"Internal Structure and Charge Compensation of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers", Seminar
Chemical Engineering Department, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO


February 2, 2007

1. 
"Charge Inversion and LayerbyLayer Assembly of Flexible Polyelectrolytes on Flat Surfaces", Seminar
Department of Chemical Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


April 22, 2005




