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LEUNG Pui Tang 梁培燈

LEUNG Pui Tang / Adjunct Professor

OFFICE: Room G4C, G/F, Science Centre North Block


  • PhD, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1988
  • MS, The California Institute of Technology, 1981
  • BSc, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1979


  • 2018-now, Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Professor, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Interests

  • Quasinormal modes of open systems
  • Quantum optics
  • Sonoluminescence

External Research Grants

  • RGC Earmarked Grant (05): Gravitational Wave Spectra and Internal Structure of Compact Stars
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (03): Quantum Entanglement in Nonclassical Light Sources
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (01): Dynamics of a Driven Bose-Einstein Condensate: Coherent Structures and Control
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (01): Applications of Quasinormal-mode Expansion in Open Wave Systems
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (97): General Relativistic Astrophysics: Coalescences of Neutron Star Binaries
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (96): Theoretical and Computational Study of Sonoluminescence
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (95): Laser Interaction with Micrometer-sized Droplets and Fibres
  • RGC Earmarked Grant (95): Wave Phenomena in Open Systems

Selected Recent Publications

  • H.K. Lau, P.T. Leung and L.M. Lin, “Inferring Physical Parameters on Compact Stars from Their f-Mode Gravitational Wave Signals”, The Astrophysical Journal 714, pp.1234-1238, 2010.05.
  • K.S. Wong, L.M. Lin and P.T. Leung, “Universality in Oscillation Modes of Superfluid Neutron Stars?”, The Astrophysical Journal 699, pp.1809-1821, 2009.06.
  • S.F. Ng, J.M. Barnard, P.T. Leung and S.S.L. Yu, “Sonoluminescence Test for Equation of State in Warm Dense Matter”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 606, pp.172-176, 2009.03.
  • H.K. Lau and P.T. Leung, “Application of Supersymmetric WKB Method to Cyclic Shape Invarant Potentials”, Journal of Physics A 41, 075307, 2008.02.
  • X.P. Liu and P.T. Leung, “Squeezing and Entanglement of a Bose-Einstein Condensate in Optical Lattices”, Physical Review A 77, 013615, 2008.01.
  • H.K. Lau and P.T. Leung, “Construction of Self-similar Shape Invariant Potentials with Padé Approximation”, Journal of Physics A 41, 025206, 2007.12.
  • J. Wu and P.T. Leung, “Generalized Inverse-Cowling Approximation for Polar w-mode Oscillations of Neutron Stars”, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 381, pp.151-158, 2007.10.
  • H.T. Fung and P.T. Leung, “Efficiency of a Feedback Process in Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics”, Journal of Physics B 40, pp.3331-3341, 2007.08.
  • L.K. Tsui, P.T. Leung and J. Wu, “Determination of the Internal Structure of Neutron Stars from Gravitational Wave Spectra”, Physical Review D 74, 124025, 2006.12.
  • W.K. Tse and P.T. Leung, “Theory of Light Emission in Sonoluminescence as Thermal Radiation”, Physical Review E 73, 056302, 2006.05.