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 Investigation of high performance TiO2 nanorod array perovskite solar cells
    C.W. Liu, R.X. Zhu, A. Ng, Z.W. Ren, S.H. Cheung, L.L. Du, S.K. So, J.A. Zapien, A.B. Djurišić, D.L. Phillips, C. Surya
    Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol.5(30), 15970-15980, 2017
  • 82 Triplet harvesting in luminescent Cu(I) complexes by the thermally activated luminescence transition mechanism: impact of the molecular structure
    Z.C. Su, C.C. Zheng, G. Cheng, C.M. Che, S.J. Xu
    Journal of Materials Chemistry C, Vol.5(18), 4488-4494, 2017
  • 83 Novel optical and magnetic properties of Li-doped quasi-2D manganate Ca3Mn2O7 particles
    X.N. Zhang, W.F. Liu, Y.L. Han, C. Huang, P. Wu, W. Zhou, J. Gao, G.H. Rao, S.Y. Wang
    Journal of Materials Chemistry C, Vol.5(28), 7011-7019, 2017
  • 84 Electric-field control of magnetism in the flexible CoFeB/P(VDF–TrFE) multiferroic heterostructures new
    Z.H. Tang, Y.H. Deng, F. Ge, H. Ni, L.P. Chen, C.P. Cheng, M.H. Tang, J. Gao
    Materials Science and Engineering B-Advanced Functional Solid-State Materials, Vol.223, 125-130, 2017
  • 85 On gravitational wave-Cherenkov radiation from photons when passing through diffused dark matters
    S.X. Yi
    Modern Physics Letters A, Vol.32(9), 1750059:1-4, 2017
  • 86 Multiwavelength monitoring and X-ray brightening of Be X-ray binary PSR J2032+4127/MT91 213 on its approach to periastron
    W.C.G. Ho, S.C.Y. Ng, A.G. Lyne, B.W. Stappers, M.J. Coe, J.P. Halpern, T.J. Johnson, I.A. Steele
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.464(1), 1211-1219, 2017
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  • 87 The SAMI Galaxy Survey: asymmetry in gas kinematics and its links to stellar mass and star formation
    J.V. Bloom, L.M.R. Fogarty, S.M. Croom, A. Schaefer, J.J. Bryant, L. Cortese, S. Richards, J. Bland-Hawthorn, I-T. Ho, N. Scott, G. Goldstein, A. Medling, S. Brough, S.M. Sweet, G. Cecil, A. Lόpez-Sánchez, K. Glazebrook, Q.A. Parker, J.T. Allen, M. Goodwin, A.W. Green, I.S. Konstantopoulos, J.S. Lawrence, N. Lorente, M.S. Owers, R. Sharp
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.465(1), 123-148, 2017
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  • 88 The deep OB star population in Carina from the VST Photometric Hα Survey (VPHAS+)
    M. Mohr-Smith, J.E. Drew, R. Napiwotzki, S. Sim´on-D´ıaz, N.J. Wright, G. Barentsen, J. Eislöffel, H.J. Farnhill, R. Greimel, M. Monguiό, V. Kalari, Q.A. Parker, J.S. Vink
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.465(2), 1807-1830, 2017
  • 89 Do water fountain jets really indicate the onset of the morphological metamorphosis of circumstellar envelopes?
    B.H.K. Yung, J. Nakashima, C.H. Hsia, H. Imai
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.465(4), 4482-4499, 2017
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  • 90 The X-ray decay of the ultraluminous supernova SN 1978K in NGC 1313
    H.H. Zhao, S.S. Weng, S.C.Y. Ng
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.468(2), 1551-1555, 2017
  • 91 The selection function of the RAVE survey
    J. Wojno, G. Kordopatis, T. Piffl, J. Binney, M. Steinmetz, G. Matijevič, J. Bland-Hawthorn, S. Sharma, P. McMillan, F. Watson, W. Reid, A. Kunder, H. Enke, E.K. Grebel, G. Seabroke, R.F.G. Wyse, T. Zwitter, O. Bienaymé, K.C. Freeman, B.K. Gibson, G. Gilmore, A. Helmi, U. Munari, J.F. Navarro, Q.A. Parker, A. Siebert
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.468(3), 3368-3380, 2017
  • 92 ALMA spectral survey of Supernova 1987A – molecular inventory, chemistry, dynamics and explosive nucleosynthesis
    M. Matsuura, R. Indebetouw, S.E. Woosley, V. Bujarrabal, F.J. Abellán, R. McCray, J.R. Kamenetzky, C. Fransson, M.J. Barlow, H.L. Gomez, P. Cigan, I. De Looze, J. Spyromilio, L. Staveley-Smith, G. Zanardo, P. Roche, J. Larsson, S. Viti, J. Th. van Loon, J.C. Wheeler, M. Baes, R. Chevalier, P. Lundqvist, J. Marcaide, E. Dwek, M. Meixner, S.C.Y. Ng, G. Sonneborn, J. Yates
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.469(3), 3347-3362, 2017
  • 93 The SAGE-Spec Spitzer Legacy program: the life-cycle of dust and gas in the Large Magellanic Cloud. Point source classification – III new
    O.C. Jones, P.M. Woods, F. Kemper, K.E. Kraemer, G.C. Sloan, S. Srinivasan, J.M. Oliveira, J. Th. van Loon, M.L. Boyer, B.A. Sargent, I. McDonald, M. Meixner, A.A. Zijlstra, P.M.E. Ruffle, E. Lagadec, T. Pauly, M. Sewilo, G.C. Clayton, K. Volk
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.470(3), 3250-3282, 2017
  • 94 Fundamental parameters and infrared excesses of Tycho–Gaia stars new
    I. McDonald, A.A. Zijlstra, R.A. Watson
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.471(1), 770-791, 2017
  • 95 Abundances in Galactic bulge planetary nebulae from optical, ultraviolet and infrared observations new
    C.L. Smith, A.A. Zijlstra, K.M. Gesicki, H.L. Dinerstein
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol.471(3), 3008-3018, 2017
  • 96 Unusual Exciton–Phonon Interactions at van der Waals Engineered Interfaces
    C.M. Chow, H.Y. Yu, A.M. Jones, J.Q. Yan, D.G. Mandrus, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Nano Letters, Vol.17(2), 1194-1199, 2017
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  • 97 Interlayer Exciton Optoelectronics in a 2D Heterostructure p–n Junction
    J.S. Ross, P. Rivera, J.R. Schaibley, E. Lee-Wong, H.Y. Yu, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, J.Q. Yan, D.G. Mandrus, D.H. Cobden, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Nano Letters, Vol.17(2), 638-643, 2017
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  • 98 Room-temperature single-photon emission from zinc oxide nanoparticle defects and their in vitro photostable intrinsic fluorescence
    K. Chung, T.J. Karle, A. Khalid, A.N. Abraham, R. Shukla, B.C. Gibson, D.A. Simpson, A.B. Djurišić, H. Amekura, S. Tomljenovic-Hanic
    Nanophotonics, Vol.6(1), 269-278, 2017
  • 99 Anomalous enhancement of valley polarization in multilayer WS2 at room temperature
    H.M. Su, C.R. Wei, A.Y. Deng, D.M. Deng, C.L. Yang, J.F. Dai
    Nanoscale, Vol.9(16), 5148-5154, 2017
  • 100 Giant magnetoresistance and perfect spin filter effects in manganese phthalocyanine based molecular junctions new
    L.L. Tao, J. Wang
    Nanoscale, Vol.9(34), 12684-12689, 2017