Research Groups
Prof. W. Yao and Prof. X.D. Cui’s paper titled ‘Valley polarization in MoS2 monolayers by optical pumping’ was highlighted in Ars Technica.
Highlight in <i>Ars Technica</i>
Highlight in Ars Technica


*The list contains only the publications affiliating HKU (Physics) or publications by members of our departments (sorted by publication year and the name of the Journal).


  • 81 On the Origin of the 3.3μm Unidentified Infrared Emission Feature
    S. Sadjadi, Y. Zhang, S. Kwok
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.845(2), 123:1-13, 2017
  • 82 Rapid X-Ray Variations of the Geminga Pulsar Wind Nebula
    C.Y. Hui, J.S. Lee, A.K.H. Kong, P.H.T. Tam, J. Takata, D.S. Ryu
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.846(2), 116:1-15, 2017
  • 83 GeV Detection of HESS J0632+057
    J. Li, D.F. Torres, K.S. Cheng, E.d.O. Wilhelmi, P. Kretschmar, X. Hou, J. Takata
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.846(2), 169:1-7, 2017
  • 84 An XMM-Newton Study of the Mixed-morphology Supernova Remnant G346.6-0.2
    K. Auchettl, S.C.Y. Ng, B.T.T. Wong, L. Lopez, P. Slane
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.847(2), 121:1-18, 2017
  • 85 The Role of Electron Excitation and Nature of Molecular Gas in Cluster Central Elliptical Galaxies
    J.J.L. Lim, D.V. Trung, J. Vrtilek, L.P. David, W. Forman
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.850(1), 31:1-24, 2017
  • 86 Dense Molecular Clumps in the Envelope of the Yellow Hypergiant IRC+10420
    D.V. Trung, K.T. Wong, J.J.L. Lim
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.851(1), 65:1-14, 2017
  • 87 A Model for AR Scorpii: Emission from Relativistic Electrons Trapped by Closed Magnetic Field Lines of Magnetic White Dwarfs
    J. Takata, H. Yang, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.851(2), 143:1-13, 2017
    Download (Times Cited: 1, on 12/02/2018)
  • 88 An Infrared Census of DUST in Nearby Galaxies with Spitzer (DUSTiNGS). IV. Discovery of High-redshift AGB Analogs
    M.L. Boyer, K.B.W. McQuinn, M.A.T. Groenewegen, A.A. Zijlstra, P.A. Whitelock, J. Th. van Loon, G. Sonneborn, G.C. Sloan, E.D. Skillman, M. Meixner, I. McDonald, O.C. Jones, A. Javadi, R.D. Gehrz, N. Britavskiy, A.Z. Bonanos
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.851(2), 152:1-14, 2017
  • 89 Swift Detection of a 65 Day X-Ray Period from the Ultraluminous Pulsar NGC 7793 P13
    C.P. Hu, K.L. Li, A.K.H. Kong, S.C.Y. Ng, L.C.C. Lin
    The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Vol.835(1), L9:1-6, 2017
  • 90 Very Deep inside the SN 1987A Core Ejecta: Molecular Structures Seen in 3D
    F.J. Abellán, R. Indebetouw, J. Marcaide, M. Gabler, C. Fransson, J. Spyromilio, D.N. Burrows, R. Chevalier, P. Cigan, B.M. Gaensler, H.L. Gomez, H.-Th. Janka, R. Kirshner, J. Larsson, P. Lundqvist, M. Matsuura, R. McCray, S.C.Y. Ng, S. Park, P. Roche, L. Staveley-Smith, J. Th. van Loon, J.C. Wheeler, S.E. Woosley
    The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Vol.842(2), L24:1-7, 2017
  • 91 Fermi Observations of the LIGO Event GW170104
    P.M. Saz Parkinson, (with the Fermi-LAT Collaboration)
    The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Vol.846(1), L5:1-6, 2017
    Download (Times Cited: 2, on 13/03/2018)
  • 92 Multi-messenger Observations of a Binary Neutron Star Merger
    P.M. Saz Parkinson, (with LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration, Fermi GBM, INTEGRAL, IceCube Collaboration, AstroSat Cadmium Zinc Telluride Imager Team, IPN Collaboration, The Insight-Hxmt Collaboration, ANTARES Collaboration, The Swift Collaboration, AGILE , The 1M2H Team ; Dark Energy Camera GW-EM ; DLT40 Collaboration ; GRAWITA GRAvitational Wave ; Fermi Large Area Telescope ; ATCA Australia Telescope ; ASKAP Australian SKA Pathfinder ;, Las Cumbres Observatory Grp ; OzGrav DWF Deeper Wider Faster ; VINROUGE Collaboration ; MASTER Collaboration ; J-GEM ; GROWTH JAGWAR CALTECH ; Pan-STARRS ; MAXI Team ; TZAC Consortium ; KU Collaboration ; Nordic Optical Telescope ; ePESSTO ; GROUND ;, Texas Tech Univ ; Salt Grp ; Toros Transient Robotic Observat ; BOOTES Collaboration ; MWA Murchison Widefield Array ; CALET Collaboration ; IKI-GW Follow-up Collaboration ; H E S S Collaboration ; LOFAR Collaboration ; LWA Long Wavelength Array ;, HAWC Collaboration ; Pierre Auger Collaboration ; ALMA Collaboration ; Euro VLBI Team ; Pi Sky Collaboration ; Chandra Team McGill Univ ; DFN Desert Fireball Network ; ATLAS ; High Time Resolution Universe ; RIMAS RATIR ; SKA South Africa MeerKAT)
    The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Vol.848(2), L12:1-59, 2017
    Download (Times Cited: 37, on 13/03/2018)
  • 93 The Herschel Planetary Nebula Survey (HerPlaNS): A Comprehensive Dusty Photoionization Model of NGC6781
    M. Otsuka, T. Ueta, P.A.M. van Hoof, R. Sahai, I. Aleman, A.A. Zijlstra, Y.H. Chu, E. Villaver, M.L. Leal-Ferreira, J. Kastner, R. Szczerba, K.M. Exter
    The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, Vol.231(2), 22:1-29, 2017
  • 94 3FHL: The Third Catalog of Hard Fermi-LAT Sources
    P.M. Saz Parkinson, (with the Fermi-LAT Collaboration)
    The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, Vol.232(2), 18:1-23, 2017
    Download (Times Cited: 2, on 13/03/2018)
  • 95 Domain switchings within BaTiO3 nanofibers under different polarizing voltages and loading forces
    J.Q. Guo, Z. Zhu, H.F. Quan, W.J. Duan, J. Gao
    Ceramics International, Vol.43(3), 3113-3117, 2017
  • 96 Synthesis of Lead-Free Perovskite Films by Combinatorial Evaporation: Fast Processes for Screening Different Precursor Combinations
    M.K. Wong, F.Z. Liu, C.S. Kam, T.L. Leung, H.W. Tam, A.B. Djurišić, J. Popović, H.K. Li, K. Shih, K.H. Low, W.K. Chan, W. Chen, Z.B. He, A. Ng, C. Surya
    Chemistry of Materials, Vol.29(23), 9946-9953, 2017
  • 97 Improved measurement of the reactor antineutrino flux and spectrum at Daya Bay
    T. Kwok, J.H.C. Lee, S.C. Li, H.Y. Ngai, J.C.S. Pun, (with Daya Bay Experiment Collaboration)
    Chinese Physics C, Vol.41(1), 013002:1-36, 2017
    Download (Times Cited: 10, on 08/12/2017)
  • 98 Controlling Fusion of Majorana Fermions in One-Dimensional Systems by Zeeman Field
    L.B. Shao, Z.D. Wang, R. Shen, L. Sheng, B.G. Wang, D.Y. Xing
    Chinese Physics Letters, Vol.34(6), 067401:1-5, 2017
  • 99 Design and Synthesis of Mesoporous Honeycomb-Like CoP/Co2P Hybrids as Anode with a High Cyclic Stability in Lithium-Ion Batteries
    Q. Guo, Q. Ru, B. Wang, P. Zhang, X.H. Hou, F.C.C. Ling
    Energy Technology, Vol.5(12), 2294-2299, 2017
  • 100 Phonon structures of GaN-based random semiconductor alloys
    M. Zhou, X.B. Chen, G. Li, F.W. Zheng, P. Zhang
    The European Physical Journal B, Vol.90(12), 247:1-6, 2017