Dr. Stephen Chi-Yung Ng

Assistant Professor

Room 517, CYM Physics Building
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Tel: (+852) 28597947

Email: ncy@astro.physics.hku.hk


PHYS3651: The Physical Universe
PHYS4650: Stellar Physics

Small Radio Telescope

Research Interests

Neutron Stars
Pulsar Wind Nebulae
Supernova Remnants

Group photo (2017)

Research Group

Current members:
Dr. Hu, Chin-Ping (Postdoc)
Leung, Wai Yan Ryan (PhD candidate)
Chan, Yuk Ying Sandy (M.Phil candidate)
Mong, Yik Lung Darren (M.Phil candidate)
Wang, Wenchao (M.Phil candidate)
Wen, Run (M.Phil candidate)

Former members:
Chan, Kwok Shing Kevin
Wong, Wing Alan
Wong, Yun Lum Osmond
Ma, Yik Ki Jackie (PhD at MPIfR)
Yang, Zhou Edward
Chan, Henry Wai Kuen
Wang, Qinan Roger (PhD at Johns Hopkins)
Wong, Tsz Tsun Bengy (MSc at Imperial)
Luo, Jie Roger (PhD at Caltech)

Recent Research Projects

Discovery of a Synchrotron Bubble Associated with PSR J1015-5719
Identifying non-thermal X-ray supernova remnants with XMM-Newton
Chandra X-ray Observation of the High Magnetic Field Pulsar B1509-58
Radio Observations of the Snail PWN
on ATNF Daily Image
Searching for CCOs with Chandra
Radio Observations of SN 1987A
High energy emission of a millisecond pulsar
Radio polarization measurements of bow-shock PWNe
Expansion of the radio remnant of SN 1987A
The correlation between dispersion measure and X-ray column density from radio pulsars
Anti-glitch in a magnetar
Deep X-ray observations of the high magnetic field radio pulsar J1119-6127
Radio imaging of the `Cosmic Hand' PWN
Chandra X-ray observations of the magnetar Swift J1822.3-1606

Media Coverage

Heart of an Exploded Star Observed in 3-D, Jul 2017, NRAO News
A Tale of Two Pulsars' Tails: Plumes Offer Geometry Lessons to Astronomers, Jan 2017, Penn State News
Interview by the South China Morning Post, Sep 24, 2016
Interview by Radio Television Hong Kong, May 14, 2016
The Highly Ordered Magnetic Field Structure of the Snail Nebula, 2016, ATNF Daily Astronomy Picture
Gravitational Waves --- A New Window to The Universe,'' 2016, Knowledge Magazine, 3, 22
Interviews by Oriental Daily News and the Sun Newspapers, Dec 24, 2014
Interview by Hong Kong ATV, Sep 8, 2014
Interview by Wen Wei Po Newspaper, Mar 31, 2014
G292.2-0.5: A Young Supenova Remnant Harboring A High Magnetic Field Radio Pulsar, 2012, in XMM-Newton Image Gallery
Astrophile: Frying Pan Forms Map of Dead Star's Past, 2011, New Scientist

Complete record on ADS

Refereed papers on ADS


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