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2020.09.01: Mr. Wenhao Yu has started officially as a PhD candidate. Welcome Wenhao! Wish you a successful and prosperous PhD journey!
2020.08.24: Mr. Marcus Hob has started as a Research Assistant. Welcome Marcus! Wish you a joyful time here with us!
2020.08.20: Our manuscript on thickness measurement of flat micro jets has been published!
2020.06.01: Ms. Ziwen Wang has started officially as a PhD candidate. Wish you a successful and prosperous PhD journey!
2019.11.07: Our manuscript on attosecond pulse generation in ELI-ALPS has been published!
2019.11.04: Ms. Ziwen Wang has joined our group as a research assistant. Welcome Ziwen!
2019.08.01: Our group officially started in Department of Physics, The University of Hong Kong.


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Selected publications

EUV solids: to the extreme

High-order harmonic generation in solids can be pushed to the extreme ultraviolet part of the electromagnetic spectrum, opening a new era of scientific discovery and application.

Optical attosecond pulses

Attosecond pulses do not need to be XUV pulses. One can generate attosecond pulses that are purely optical, whose spectrum ranging more than two octaves, covering the whole visible spectrum.

A theoretical perspective on HHG from solids

It is surprising to see that the pure implementation of the semiconductor Bloch equations could be applicable to a variety of experiments.

Characterizing condensed matters using high-harmonic spectroscopy

High-harmonic spectroscopy of solids can be utilized to learn about the electronic properties of solids. Berry curvature could be one of them.