Department of Physics - The University of Hong Kong
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Nov 20, 2017 (Mon)
4:00 p.m.seminars
Native and Radiation Induced Defects in Ga2O3Prof. Andrej Kuznetsov
Nov 21, 2017 (Tue)
4:00 p.m.seminars
A Unified Model for Tidal Disruption EventsDr. Jane Lixin Dai
Nov 22, 2017 (Wed)
2:30 p.m.seminars
Public Seminar of PhD Candidate:
Scanning Tunnelling Microscopic Study of Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Ultrathin Films
Mr. Jinglei CHEN
Nov 22, 2017 (Wed)
3:30 p.m.seminars
Seeing is Believing: Quantum Selection Rules and Uncertainty Principle “SEEN” by the Study of Gamow-Teller TransitionsProf. Yoshitaka FUJITA
Nov 24, 2017 (Fri)
9:30 a.m.seminars
Public Seminar of PhD Candidate:
Theoretical Studies of PT Symmetric Topological Gapless Photonic Crystals
Mr. Biye XIE
Nov 24, 2017 (Fri)
11:00 a.m.seminars
Public Seminar of PhD Candidate:
Theoretical Studies on Disordered Topological Semi-metals
Mr. Xianjia HUANG
Dec 4-8, 2017 (Mon-Fri)conference-n-workshop
Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae VII Conference
Dec 5-8, 2017 (Tue-Fri)conference-n-workshop
Croucher Conference in Frontiers of Cold Atom Physics
Dec 13-16, 2017 (Wed-Sat)conference-n-workshop
Conference on Topological Phases and Topological Quantum Computation
Dec 18, 2017 (Mon)
4:00 p.m.seminars
Gamma-Ray Bursts, Neutron Star Mergers and Muti-Messenger AstrophysicsProf. Peter Meszaros
Our Recent Achievements:seminars
  • X.D. Cui received the Croucher Senior Research Fellowship 2017
  • W. Yao received the Outstanding Researcher Award
  • Prof. K.B. Luk and the Daya Bay Collaboration (HKU Members: T. Kwok, M.K.P. Lee, J.K.C. Leung, K.Y. Leung, H. Liu, H.Y. Ngai, C.S.J. Pun, H.C. Wong) received the 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics
Physics in HKU
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Physics in HKU

Why Studying Physics in HKU?
The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is the oldest and well established university in Hong Kong. HKU students are allowed to major or minor in Astronomy or Physics, option of Major in Mathematics/Physics offered together with dept. of Mathematics is also available. The available options are very flexible in order to provide the opportunity to students to make the best possible choices ...

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Publication Highlights
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Manipulating Spin-Polarized Photocurrents in 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
Manipulating Spin-Polarized Photocurrents in 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenides L. Xie, X.D. Cui Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol.113(14), 3746-3750, 2016 Download
Topological mosaics in moiré superlattices of van der Waals heterobilayers
Topological mosaics in moiré superlattices of van der Waals heterobilayers Q.J. Tong, H.Y. Yu, Q.Z. Zhu, Y. Wang, X.D. Xu, W. Yao Nature Physics, Vol.13(4), 356-362, 2017 Download