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).


  • 21 The roles of self–absorption and radiative energy transfer in photoluminescence of N–doped carbon nanodots in solution
    J. Zhang, Z.C. Su, Y. Cui, G. Hu, Y.L. Tang, Z.X. Gan, L. Yang, X.Z. Lao, Y.T. Bao, S.J. Xu
    AIP Advances, Vol.9(3), 035135:1-5, 2019
  • 22 Surface polarity control in ZnO films deposited by pulsed laser deposition
    C.Q. Luo, F.C.C. Ling, M. Azizar Rahman, M.R. Phillips, C. Ton-That, C.Z. Liao, K.M. Shih, J.Y. Lin, H.W. Tam, A.B. Djurišić, S.P. Wang
    Applied Surface Science, Vol.483, 1129-1135, 2019
  • 23 Scalable preparation of porous nano‑silicon/TiN@carbon anode for lithiumion batteries
    P. Zhang, Y.Q. Gao, Q. Ru, H.L. Yan, F.M. Chen, F.C.C. Ling
    Applied Surface Science, Vol.498, 143829:1-9, 2019
  • 24 Two Jovian Planets around the Giant Star HD 202696: A Growing Population of Packed Massive Planetary Pairs around Massive Stars?
    T. Trifonov, S. Stock, T. Henning, S. Reffert, M. Kürster, M.H. Lee, B. Bitsch, R.P. Butler, S.S. Vogt
    The Astronomical Journal, Vol.157(3), 93:1-13, 2019
  • 25 On the connection between radiative outbursts and timing irregularities in magnetars
    C.P. Hu, S.C.Y. Ng
    Astronomische Nachrichten, Vol.340(4), 340-345, 2019
  • 26 Precise radial velocities of giant stars XI. Two brown dwarfs in 6:1 mean motion resonance around the K giant star ν Ophiuch
    A. Quirrenbach, T. Trifonov, M.H. Lee, S. Reffert
    Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol.624, A18:1-17, 2019
  • 27 The two tails of PSR J2055+2539 as seen by Chandra: Analysis of the nebular morphology and pulsar proper motion
    M. Marelli, A. Tiengo, A. De Luca, R.P. Mignani, D. Salvetti, P.M. Saz Parkinson, G. Lisini
    Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol.624, A53:1-12, 2019
  • 28 Modelling multiwavelength emissions from PSR B1259–63/LS 2883: Effects of the stellar disc on shock radiations
    A.M. Chen, J. Takata, S.X. Yi, Y.W. Yu, K.S. Cheng
    Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol.627, A87:1-10, 2019
  • 29 On the Polarized Nonthermal Emission from AR Scorpii
    J. Takata, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.875(2), 119:1-11, 2019
  • 30 X-Ray and Radio Variabilities of PSR J2032+4127 near Periastron
    S.C.Y. Ng, W.C.G. Ho, E.V. Gotthelf, J.P. Halpern, M.J. Coe, B.W. Stappers, A.G. Lyne, K.S. Wood, M. Kerr
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.880(2), 147:1-11, 2019
  • 31 The ALMA Discovery of the Rotating Disk and Fast Outflow of Cold Molecular Gas in NGC 1275
    H. Nagai, K. Onishi, N. Kawakatu, Y. Fujita, M. Kino, Y. Fukazawa, J.J.L. Lim, W. Forman, J. Vrtilek, K. Nakanishi, H. Noda, K. Asada, K. Wajima, Y. Ohyama, L. David, K. Daikuhara
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.883(2), 193:1-16, 2019
  • 32 A young multipolar planetary nebula in the making—IRAS 21282+5050
    C.H. Hsia, Y. Zhang, S. Kwok, W. Chau
    Astrophysics and Space Science, Vol.364(2), 32:1-13, 2019
  • 33 First principles modeling of pure black phosphorus devices under pressure
    X.M. Rong, Z.Z. Yu, Z.W. Wu, J.J. Li, B. Wang, Y. Wang
    Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, Vol.10, 1943-1951, 2019
  • 34 Mosaic Red Phosphorus/MoS2 Hybrid as an Anode to Boost Potassium-Ion Storage
    Y.Q. Gao, Q. Ru, Y. Liu, S.K. Cheng, L. Wei, F.C.C. Ling, F.M. Chen, X.H. Hou
    ChemElectroChem, Vol.6(17), 4689-4695, 2019
  • 35 One-step synthesis of Zn2GeO4/CNT-O hybrid with superior cycle stability for supercapacitor electrodes
    P. Liu, Q. Ru, P.M. Zheng, Z.L. Shi, Y. Liu, C.Q. Su, X.H. Hou, S.C. Su, F.C.C. Ling
    Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.374, 29-38, 2019
  • 36 MgFe compounds for water purification: the effect of annealing temperature on lead removal performance
    T.L. Leung, C.S. Kam, Q. Sun, A.B. Djurišić, M.H. Xie, W.K. Chan, H.K. Li, Y. Zhou, K. Shih
    Desalination and Water Treatment, Vol.137, 183-193, 2019
  • 37 Impact bombardment on the regular satellites of Jupiter and Uranus during an episode of giant planet migration
    W.E. Wong, R. Brasser, S.C. Werner
    Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Vol.506, 407-416, 2019
  • 38 Plant Oil-Inspired 3D Flower-Like Zn3V3O8 Nanospheres Coupled with N-Doped Carbon as Anode Material for Li-/Na-Ion Batteries
    S.K. Cheng, Q. Ru, Z.L. Shi, Y.Q. Gao, Y. Liu, X.H. Hou, F.M. Chen, F.C.C. Ling
    Energy Technology, Vol.-, 1900754:1-11, 2019
  • 39 Search for doubly charged scalar bosons decaying into same-sign W boson pairs with the ATLAS detector
    C.Y. Lo, N. Orlando, D.K. Paredes Hernandez, Y.J. Tu, (with The ATLAS collaboration)
    The European Physical Journal C, Vol.79(1), 58:1-30, 2019
  • 40 Identification of boosted Higgs bosons decaying into b-quark pairs with the ATLAS detector at 13 TeV
    C.Y. Lo, D.K. Paredes Hernandez, Y.J. Tu, (with The ATLAS collaboration)
    The European Physical Journal C, Vol.79(10), 836:1-38, 2019