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


Y. Zhang

*The list contains only the publications affiliating HKU (Physics) since 2007 or since the author joined HKU (sorted by publication year and the name of the Journal).

  • 1 Chemical Abundances of Planetary Nebulae in the Substructures of M31. II. The Extended Sample and a Comparison Study with the Outer-disk Group
    X. Fang, R. Garcia-Benito, M.A. Guerrero, Y. Zhang, X.W. Liu, C. Morisset, A.I. Karakas, M.M. Miller Bertolami, H.B. Yuan, A. Cabrera-Lavers
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.853(1), 50:1-33, 2018
  • 2 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
  • 3 Search for Hydrogenated C60 (Fulleranes) in Circumstellar Envelopes
    Y. Zhang, S. Sadjadi, C.H. Hsia, S. Kwok
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.845(1), 76:1-16, 2017
  • 4 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
  • 5 On the Nonthermal κ-distributed Electrons in Planetary Nebulae and H II Regions: The κ Index and Its Correlations with Other Nebular Properties
    Y. Zhang, B. Zhang, X.W. Liu
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.817(1), 68:1-9, 2016
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  • 6 Wide Field CO Mapping in the Region of IRAS 19312+1950
    J. Nakashima, D.A. Ladeyschikov, A.M. Sobolev, Y. Zhang, C.H. Hsia, B.H.K. Yung
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.825(1), 16:1-13, 2016
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  • 7 The 6 μm Feature as a Tracer of Aliphatic Components of Interstellar Carbonaceous Grains
    C.H. Hsia, S. Sadjadi, Y. Zhang, S. Kwok
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.832(2), 213:1-15, 2016
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  • 8 On the Viability of the PAH Model as an Explanation of the Unidentified Infrared Emission Features
    Y. Zhang, S. Kwok
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.798(1), 37:1-6, 2015
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  • 9 A Theoretical Study on the Vibrational Spectra of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Molecules with Aliphatic Sidegroups
    S. Sadjadi, Y. Zhang, S. Kwok
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.801(1), 34:1-9, 2015
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  • 10 Chemical Abundances of Planetary Nebulae in the Substructures of M31
    X. Fang, R. Garcia-Benito, M.A. Guerrero, X.W. Liu, H.B. Yuan, Y. Zhang, B. Zhang
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.815(1), 69:1-22, 2015
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  • 11 Isotopic Ratios of 18O/17O in the Galactic Central Region
    J.S. Zhang, L.L. Sun, D. Riquelme, C. Henkel, D.R. Lu, Y. Zhang, J.Z. Wang, M. Wang, J. Li
    The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, Vol.219(2), 28:1-2, 2015
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  • 12 Methanol Observation of IRAS 19312+1950: A Possible New Type of Class I Methanol Maser
    J. Nakashima, A.M. Sobolev, S.V. Salii, Y. Zhang, B.H.K. Yung, S. Deguchi
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, Vol.67(5), 95:1-12, 2015
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  • 13 Discovery of New Low-Excitation Planetary Nebulae
    C.H. Hsia, Y. Zhang
    Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol.563, A63:1-11, 2014
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  • 14 Hι Free-Bound Emission of Planetary Nebulae with Large Abundance Discrepancies: Two-component Models versus κ-distributed Electrons
    Y. Zhang, X.W. Liu, B. Zhang
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.780,  93:1-10, 2014
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  • 15 Hubble Space Telescope Observations and Geometric Models of Compact Multipolar Planetary Nebulae
    C.H. Hsia, W. Chau, Y. Zhang, S. Kwok
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.787,  25:1-19, 2014
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  • 16 Relations between Stellar Mass and Electron Temperature-Based Metallicity for Star-Forming Galaxies in a Wide Mass Range
    W.B. Shi, Y.C. Liang, X. Shao, X.W. Liu, G. Zhao, F. Hammer, Y. Zhang, H. Flores, G.P. Ruan, L. Zhou
    Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Vol.14, 875-890, 2014
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  • 17 Unidentified Infrared Emission Bands: PAHs or MAONs?
    S. Kwok, Y. Zhang
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.771, 5:1-9, 2013
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  • 18 A Molecular Line Survey of the Carbon-rich Protoplanetary Nebula AFGL 2688 in the 3mm and 1.3 mm Windows
    Y. Zhang, S. Kwok, J. Nakashima, W. Chau, D.V. Trung
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.773, 71:1-20, 2013
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  • 19 Spectroscopic Observations of Planetary Nebulae in the Northern Spur of M31
    X. Fang, Y. Zhang, R. Garcia-Benito, X.W. Liu, H.B. Yuan
    The Astrophysical Journal, Vol.774, 138:1-17, 2013
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  • 20 On the Detections of C60 and Derivatives in Circumstellar Environments
    Y. Zhang, S. Kwok
    Earth Planets Space, Vol.65, 1069-1081, 2013
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