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Studying RPg at HKU Science


Video of Physics Research Postgraduate Programme

Physics Research Postgraduate Programmes website

Presentation file (admissions information Physics)


Students' Showcase

Our Physics and Astronomy research postgraduates have published their work in renowned journals (such as ACS Energy Letters, Advanced Energy Materials and The Astrophysical Journal Letters) as well as attend/present at conferences worldwide (including at the Australian Astronomical Society Meeting and the Physical Society of Hong Kong). Upon graduation, our graduates pursue careers in academia at well-known universities (e.g. The Australian National University, The University of Virginia and the Southern University of Science and Technology, etc.).


Student Sharing


Chengxin XIAO
Department of Physics

Chengxin XIAO
Fellow of Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme
PhD student
Research foci: Electronic and optical property of 2D materials
Supervisor: Professor Wang YAO, Department of Physics

“My RPg life at HKU is substantial and meaningful. The Faculty provides ample support and seminar opportunities which are close to the frontier of my field. I can learn a lot of fundamental knowledge regarding my research from professors. My supervisor Professor Wang Yao gives me much useful advice on the direction and regarding the details of my research.” 



RPG Programmes of Science Departments/School

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