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).


  • 141 Revisiting first type self-similar solutions of explosions containing ultrarelativistic shocks
    J. Tian
    Physics of Fluids, Vol.30(5), 056102:1-5, 2018
  • 142 Proton elastic scattering at 200 A MeV and high momentum transfers of 1.7–2.7 fm−1 as a probe of the nuclear matter density of 6He
    S. Leblond, J.H.C. Lee, T. Lokotko, PTEP Collaboration
    Progress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Vol.2018(5), 053D01:1-20, 2018
  • 143 Proof-of-principle experimental realization of a qubit-like quditbased quantum key distribution scheme
    S. Wang, Z.Q. Yin, H.F. Chau, W. Chen, C. Wang, G.C. Guo, Z.F. Han
    Quantum Science and Technology, Vol.3(2), 025006:1-7, 2018
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  • 144 Lead removal from water – dependence on the form of carbon and surface functionalization
    C.S. Kam, T.L. Leung, F.Z. Liu, A.B. Djurišić, M.H. Xie, W.K. Chan, Y. Zhou, K. Shih
    RSC Advances, Vol.8(33), 18355-18362, 2018
  • 145 Giant tunneling magnetoresistance in spin-filter van der Waals heterostructures
    T.C. Song, X.H. Cai, M.W.Y. Tu, X.O. Zhang, B. Huang, N.P. Wilson, K.L. Seyler, L. Zhu, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, M.A. McGuire, D.H. Cobden, D. Xiao, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    Science, Vol.360(6394), 1214-1218, 2018
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  • 146 Multimessenger observations of a flaring blazar coincident with high-energy neutrino IceCube-170922A
    P.M. Saz Parkinson, (with The IceCube Collaboration, Fermi-LAT, MAGIC, AGILE, ASAS-SN, HAWC, H.E.S.S., INTEGRAL, Kanata, Kiso, Kapteyn, Liverpool Telescope, Subaru, Swift/NuSTAR, VERITAS, and VLA/17B-403 teams)
    Science, Vol.361(6398), 1-9, 2018
  • 147 Dirac-source field-effect transistors as energy-efficient, high-performance electronic switches
    C.G. Qiu, F. Liu, L. Xu, B. Deng, M.M. Xiao, J. Si, L. Lin, Z.Y. Zhang, J. Wang, H. Guo, H.L. Peng, L.M. Peng
    Science, Vol.361(6400), 387-391, 2018
  • 148 Einstein@Home discovers a radio-quiet gamma-ray millisecond pulsar
    P.M. Saz Parkinson, (with Clark et al.)
    Science Advances, Vol.4(2), eaao7228:1-13, 2018
  • 149 Towards the manipulation of topological states of matter: a perspective from electron transport
    C. Zhang, H.Z. Lu, S.Q. Shen, Y.P. Chen, F.X. Xiu
    Science Bulletin, Vol.63(9), 580-594, 2018
  • 150 Formamidinium-Based Lead Halide Perovskites: Structure, Properties, and Fabrication Methodologies
    Y. Li, F.Z. Liu, M. Waqas, T.L. Leung, H.W. Tam, X.Q. Lan, B. Tu, W. Chen, A.B. Djurišić, Z.B. He
    Small Methods, Vol.2(7), 1700387:1-30, 2018
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  • 151 Strategies for high performance perovskite/crystalline silicon four-terminal tandem solar cells
    Z.W. Ren, J.X. Zhou, Y.K. Zhang, A. Ng, Q. Shen, S.H. Cheung, H. Shen, K. Li, Z.J. Zheng, S.K. So, A.B. Djurišić, C. Surya
    Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Vol.179, 36-44, 2018
  • 152 Many-body effects in nonlinear optical responses of 2D layered semiconductors
    G. Aivazian, H.Y. Yu, S.F. Wu, J.Q. Yan, D.G. Mandrus, D.H. Cobden, W. Yao, X.D. Xu
    2D Materials, Vol.4(2), 025024:1-6, 2017
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  • 153 Switchable valley functionalities of an n  −  n-  −  n junction in 2D crystals
    M.W.Y. Tu, W. Yao
    2D Materials, Vol.4(2), 025109:1-14, 2017
  • 154 Chiral anomaly and anomalous finite-size conductivity in graphene
    S.Q. Shen, C.A. Li, Q. Niu
    2D Materials, Vol.4(3), 035014:1-5, 2017
  • 155 Luminescence Anisotropy and Thermal Effect of Magnetic and Electric Dipole Transitions of Cr3+ Ions in Yb:YAG Transparent Ceramic
    F. Tang, H.G. Ye, Z.C. Su, Y.T. Bao, W. Guo, S.J. Xu
    ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol.9(50), 43790-43798, 2017
  • 156 Optical Control of Spin Polarization in Monolayer Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
    X. Chen, T.F. Yan, B.R. Zhu, S.Y. Yang, X.D. Cui
    ACS Nano, Vol.11(2), 1581-1587, 2017
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  • 157 Quantum Effects and Phase Tuning in Epitaxial Hexagonal and Monoclinic MoTe2 Monolayers
    J.L. Chen, G.Y. Wang, Y.A. Tang, H. Tian, J.P. Xu, X.Q. Dai, H. Xu, J.F. Jia, W.K. Ho, M.H. Xie
    ACS Nano, Vol.11(3), 3282-3288, 2017
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  • 158 Reversible Tuning of Ferromagnetism and Resistive Switching in ZnO/Cu Thin Films
    M. Younas, C. Xu, M. Arshad, L.P. Ho, S.Q. Zhou, F. Azad, M.J. Akhtar, S.C. Su, W. Azeem, F.C.C. Ling
    ACS Omega, Vol.2(12), 8810-8817, 2017
  • 159 Cesium Doped NiOx as an Efficient Hole Extraction Layer for Inverted Planar Perovskite Solar Cells
    W. Chen, F.Z. Liu, X.Y. Feng, A.B. Djurišić, W.K. Chan, Z.B. He
    Advanced Energy Materials, Vol.7(9), 1700722:1-8, 2017
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  • 160 Metal-Ion-Modified Black Phosphorus with Enhanced Stability and Transistor Performance
    Z.N. Guo, S. Chen, Z.Z. Wang, Z.Y. Yang, F. Liu, Y.H. Xu, J.H. Wang, Y. Yi, H. Zhang, L. Liao, P.K. Chu, X.F. Yu
    Advanced Materials, Vol.29(42), 1703811:1-8, 2017
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