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).


  • 241 Penetration of Cosmic Rays into Dense Molecular Clouds: Role of Diffuse Envelopes
    A.V. Ivlev, V.A. Dogiel, D.O. Chernyshov, P. Caselli, C.M. Ko, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.855(1), 23:1-15, 2018
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  • 242 Searching Ultra-compact Pulsar Binaries with Abnormal Timing Behavior
    B.P. Gong, Y.P. Li, J.P. Yuan, J. Tian, Y.Y. Zhang, D. Li, B. Jiang, X.D. Li, H.G. Wang, Y.C. Zou, L.J. Shao
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.855(1), 35:1-12, 2018
  • 243 Simultaneous 13cm/3 cm Single-pulse Observations of PSR B0329+54
    Z. Yan, Z.Q. Shen, R.N. Manchester, S.C.Y. Ng, P. Weltevrede, H.G. Wang, X.J. Wu, J.P. Yuan, Y.J. Wu, R.B. Zhao, Q.H. Liu, R.S. Zhao, J. Liu
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.856(1), 55:1-11, 2018
  • 244 X-Ray Study of Variable Gamma-Ray Pulsar PSR J2021+4026
    H.H. Wang, J. Takata, C.P. Hu, L.C.C. Lin, J. Zhao
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.856(2), 98:1-11, 2018
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  • 245 The X-Ray Modulation of PSR J2032+4127/MT91 213 during the Periastron Passage in 2017
    K.L. Li, J. Takata, C.W. Ng, A.K.H. Kong, P.H.T. Tam, C.Y. Hui, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.857(2), 123:1-5, 2018
  • 246 The DEIMOS 10K Spectroscopic Survey Catalog of the COSMOS Field
    G. Hasinger, P. Capak, M. Salvato, A.J. Barger, L.L. Cowie, A. Faisst, S. Hemmati, Y. Kakazu, J. Kartaltepe, D. Masters, B. Mobasher, H. Nayyeri, D. Sanders, N.Z. Scoville, H. Suh, C. Steinhardt, F.W. Yang
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.858(2), 77:1-17, 2018
  • 247 Extended Structures of Planetary Nebulae Detected in H2 Emission
    X. Fang, Y. Zhang, S. Kwok, C.H. Hsia, W. Chau, G. Ramos-Larios, M.A. Guerrero
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.859(2), 92:1-23, 2018
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  • 248 The Growth of Stellar Mass Black Hole Binaries Trapped in the Accretion Disks of Active Galactic Nuclei
    S.X. Yi, K.S. Cheng, R.E. Taam
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.859(2), L25:1-4, 2018
  • 249 The Mouse Pulsar Wind Nebula
    N. Klingler, O. Kargaltsev, G.G. Pavlov, S.C.Y. Ng, P. Beniamini, I. Volkov
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.861(1), 5:1-16, 2018
  • 250 Fermi-LAT Observations of LIGO/Virgo Event GW170817
    P.M. Saz Parkinson, (with the Fermi-LAT Collaboration)
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.861(2), 85:1-10, 2018
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  • 251 Magnification Bias of Distant Galaxies in the Hubble Frontier Fields: Testing Wave Versus Particle Dark Matter Predictions
    E.Y.L. Leung, T. Broadhurst, J.J.L. Lim, J.M. Diego, T. Chiueh, H.Y. Schive, R. Windhorst
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.862(2), 156:1-34, 2018
  • 252 Time Variability of Equivalent Width of 6.4 keV Line from the Arches Complex: Reflected X-Rays or Charged Particles?
    D.O. Chernyshov, C.M. Ko, R.A. Krivonos, V.A. Dogiel, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.863(1), 85:1-9, 2018
  • 253 A Likely Supermassive Black Hole Revealed by Its Einstein Radius in Hubble Frontier Fields Images
    C.C. Chen, T. Broadhurst, J.J.L. Lim, J.M. Diego, Y. Ohyama, H. Ford, N. Benitez
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.863(2), 135:1-24, 2018
  • 254 Multiwavelength Observations of a New Redback Millisecond Pulsar Candidate: 3FGL J0954.8–3948
    K.L. Li, X. Hou, J. Strader, J. Takata, A.K.H. Kong, L. Chomiuk, S.J. Swihart, C.Y. Hui, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.863(2), 194:1-9, 2018
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  • 255 X-Ray Census of Millisecond Pulsars in the Galactic Field
    J.S. Lee, C.Y. Hui, J. Takata, A.K.H. Kong, P.H.T. Tam, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.864(1), 23:1-13, 2018
  • 256 NGC 7793 P9: An Ultraluminous X-Ray Source Evolved from a Canonical Black Hole X-Ray Binary
    C.P. Hu, A.K.H. Kong, S.C.Y. Ng, K.L. Li
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.864(1), 64:1-12, 2018
  • 257 The 30 Year Search for the Compact Object in SN 1987A
    D. Alp, J. Larsson, C. Fransson, R. Indebetouw, A. Jerkstrand, A. Ahola, D. Burrows, P. Challis, P. Cigan, A. Cikota, R.P. Kirshner, J. Th. van Loon, S. Mattila, S.C.Y. Ng, S.W. Park, J. Spyromilio, S. Woosley, M. Baes, P. Bouchet, R. Chevalier, K.A. Frank, B.M. Gaensler, H.L. Gomez, H.-Th. Janka, B. Leibundgut, P. Lundqvist, J. Marcaide, M. Matsuura, J. Sollerman, G. Sonneborn, L. Staveley-Smith, G. Zanardo, M. Gabler, F. Taddia, J.C. Wheeler
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.864(2), 174:1-24, 2018
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  • 258 Investigation of the High-energy Emission from the Magnetar-like Pulsar PSR J1119–6127 after the 2016 Outburst
    L.C.C. Lin, H.H. Wang, K.L. Li, J. Takata, C.P. Hu, S.C.Y. Ng, C.Y. Hui, A.K.H. Kong, P.H.T. Tam, P.K.H. Yeung
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.866(1), 6:1-13, 2018
  • 259 The Reacceleration of the Shock Wave in the Radio Remnant of SN 1987A
    Y. Cendes, B.M. Gaensler, S.C.Y. Ng, G. Zanardo, L. Staveley-Smith, A.K. Tzioumis
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.867(1), 65:1-15, 2018
  • 260 Evidence on the Orbital Modulated Gamma-Ray Emissions from the Redback Candidate 3FGL J2039.6-5618
    C.W. Ng, J. Takata, J. Strader, K.L. Li, K.S. Cheng
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.867(2), 90:1-10, 2018