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          Name: GUAN Jiancheng 

          Title: Professor 

          Tel: 86-10-82680807 



          Research Areas:  

             Innovation Management 

             R&D management 





Guan Jiancheng is a Professor at the School of Ecopnomics and Management, UCAS. He is a Member of Academic Committee of Research Center for Technological Innovation at Tsinghua University, a Member of Directors Board of Chinese Society for Technology Economics and a Member of Directors Board of Chinese Society for Science of Science and Scientific & Technological Policy. He was Professor at the School of Management, Fudan University and Beijing University of Aero. & Astro.

Guan Jiancheng has won a number of awards both in teaching and research for his distinguished work. In 1990 he was awarded as the Excellent Teacher by Beijing Municipality, and he also won three Prizes for Excellent Teaching when working at Beijing University of Aero. & Astro.

Since 1993 Guan Jiancheng has undertaken 10 Research Projects from National Natural Science Foundation of China in the field of R&D/Innovation Management, and 2 innovation surveys in Beijing district, funded by Beijing S&T Committee. Guan Jiancheng has made great achievements in research and thus far, he has won four awards: the Second Prize for S&T Progress Award (1998) issued by Chinese Education Ministry; the Second Prize for S&T Progress Award (1999) issued by Chinese Aviation Industry Ministry; the Third Prize for S&T Progress Award (2000) issued by Beijing Municipality; Outstanding Research Award(2010) issued by Fudan University.



1981    Graduated from the Graduate School of Beijing University of Aero. & Astro

1978    Graduate from Department of Aeronautics, Beijing Institute of Aero. & Astro


Professional Experience

2011 -                            Professor at UCAS

Sept. 2007 - 2011           Professor at Fudan University

Dec. 1981 - Dec. 2010    Assistant Professor, then Associate Professor and Professor at Beijing University of Aero. & Astro.

March 1997 - July 1997  Visiting Professor at University of Kiel, Germany

Aug. 1993 - Feb. 1994    Visiting Professor at University of Kiel, Germany

Nov.1988 - Nov. 1989     Visiting Scholar at University of  Karlsruhe, West Germany

Sept. 1978-Sept. 1979    Technician at HongGuang Company of Nanjing



Guan Jiancheng has published about 50 papers indexed in SSCI/SCI international academic journals such as Research Policy; Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology; Journal of Informetrics; Scientometrics; Technological Forecasting and Social Change; Technovation; Technological Analysis and Strategic Management; European Journal of Operational Research; R&D Management; Research-Technology Management; Fuzzy Sets and Systems; IEEE Transactions on Reliability; Information Processing and Management; Regional Studies; International Journal of Technology Management; International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-based Systems; China Economic Review. He has also published more 100 papers in Domestic peer reviewed journals as well as in International Conference proceedings (in English). The selected papers published in International Journals by Guan Jiancheng are listed as follows.

Selected publications in international journals

[1] Guan, J.C. and Chen, K.H., “Modeling the relative efficiency of national innovation systems,” Research Policy, Vol.41, pp.102–115, 2012.

[2] Guan, J.C., Yam, R.C.M, Tang E.P.Y and Lau A.K.W., “Innovation Strategy and Performance during Economic Transition: Evidences in Beijing, China,” Research Policy, Vol.38, pp. 802–812, 2009.

[3] Guan, J.C. and Ma N., “China’s emerging presence in nanoscience and nanotechnology- A comparative bibliometric study of several nanoscience ‘giants’,” Research Policy, Vol.36, pp. 880–886, 2007.

[4]Guan, J.C. and Gao, X., “Exploring the h-index at patent level,” Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 60, pp.35–40, 2009.

[5] Guan, J.C. and Chen, Z.F. “Patent Collaboration and International Knowledge Flow”, Information Processing & Management, Vol. 48, pp.170–181, 2012.

[6] Guan, J.C. and Chen, K.H., “Measuring the innovation production process: A cross-region empirical study of China’s high-tech innovations, ” Technovation, Vol.30, pp.348–358, 2010.

[7] Guan, J.C. and Ma N., “Structural equation model with PLS Path modeling for an integrated system of publicly funded basic research,” Scientometrics, Vol.81, pp.683–698, 2009.

[8] Guan, J.C. and Chen, K.H., “Modeling Macro-R&D production frontier performance: An application to Chinese province-level R&D, ” Scientometrics, Vol.82, pp.165–173, 2010.

[9] Guan, J.C. and Wang, G.B., “A comparative study of research performance in nanotechnology for China's inventor-authors and their non-inventing peers”, Scientometrics  Vol.84, pp.331–343, 2010.

[10] Guan, J.C. and Chen, Z.F. “The Technological System of Chinese Manufacturing Industry: A Sectorial Approach, ” China Economic Review, Vol.20, pp.767–776, 2009.

[11] Guan, J.C. and Gao, X., “Comparison and evaluation of Chinese research performance in the field of bioinformatics,” Scientometrics, Vol.75, pp. 357–379, 2008.

[12] Guan, J.C. and Ma N., “A bibliometric study of China’s semiconductor literature compared with some other major Asian countries,” Scientometrics, Vol. 70, pp.107–124, 2007.

[13] Guan, J.C. and He, Y., “Patent-bibliometric Analysis on the Chinese Science – Technology Linkages, ” Scientometrics, Vol. 72, pp. 403-425, 2007.

[14] Guan, J.C.  Yam, R.C.M, Mok C.M., and Ma N., “A study of the relationship between competitiveness and technological innovation capability based on DEA models,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.170, pp.971-986, 2006.

[15] Guan, J.C. and Wu Y.Q., “Repairable consecutive-k-out-of-n: F system with fuzzy states,” Fuzzy Sets and Systems Vol.157, pp.121-142, 2006.

[16] Guan, J.C., Mok C.M., Yam, R.C.M, Chin K.S. and Pun, K.F., “Technology transfer and innovation performance: Evidence from Chinese firms,” Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol.73, pp. 666–678, 2006.

[17] Guan, J.C. and Liu S.Z., “Comparing regional innovative capacities of PR China-based on data analysis of the national patents,” International Journal of Technology Management, Vol. 32, pp. 225–245, 2005.

[18] Guan, J.C. Yam, R.C.M. and Mok C.M., “Collaboration between Industry and Research Institutes/Universities on Industrial Innovation in Beijing, China. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, Vol.17, pp. 339-353, 2005.

[19] Guan, J.C. and He, Y., “Comparison and evaluation of domestic and international outputs in information science & technology research of China,” Scientometrics, Vol. 65, pp. 215-244, 2005.

[20] Guan, J.C. and Wang, J.X., “Evaluation and interpretation of knowledge production efficiency,” Scientometrics, Vol. 59, pp.131-155, 2004.

[21] Guan, J.C. and Ma N., “A comparative study of research performance in computer science,” Scientometrics, Vol.61, pp. 339–359, 2004.

[22] Guan, J.C. and Ma, N., “Innovative Capability and Export Performance of Chinese Firms, Technovation, Vol. 23, pp. 737-747, 2003.

[23] Guan, J.C. Liu, Q. and Peng, H., “Making Better Project Termination Decision, ” Research .Technology Management, Vol. 45, pp.13-15, 2002.

[24] Guan, J.C., “Comparison Study on Industrial Innovation between China and Some European Countries, ” Production and Inventory Management Journal, Vol. 43, No. 3/4, pp.30-46, 2002.

[25] Yam, R.C.M, Guan, J.C., Pun, K.F. and Tang E.P.Y, “An audit of technological innovation capabilities in Chinese firms: some empirical findings in Beijing, China,” Research Policy, Vol. 33, pp.1123–1140, 2004.


Current Research

Innovation Management and Scientometrics



Management of Technological Innovation;

Operations Research;

Queuing Theory;

Economics of Science and Technology;

Introduction to Management & System Engineering;