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GOH Swee Kuan 吳瑞權

GOH Swee Kuan / Associate Professor

PHONE: (852) 3943 6155
OFFICE: Room 304, 3/F, Science Centre North Block


  • PhD, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2009
  • BSc (Hons), Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 2004


  • 2019-now, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • 2013-2019, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • 2011-2012, Visiting Foreign Researcher, Division of Physics and Astronomy, Kyoto University, Japan
  • 2009-2011, 2012-2013, Trinity College Research Fellow, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, U.K.

Research Interests

  • High pressure studies of strongly correlated electron systems
  • Fermi surface mapping via the de Haas-van Alphen effect

Honours and Awards

  • CUHK Science Faculty Young Researcher Award (2021)
  • Faculty Exemplary Teaching Award (2019)
  • Departmental Teaching Award (2017)
  • Trinity College Junior Research Fellowship (2008)
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship (2011)

Selected Recent Publications

  • Trapped magnetic flux in superconducting hydrides
    Swee K. Goh, Wei Zhang, and King Yau Yip
    Nat. Phys. 19, 1229 (2023)
  • Nodeless superconductivity in kagome metal CsV3Sb5 with and without time reversal symmetry breaking
    Wei Zhang, Xinyou Liu, Lingfei Wang, Chun Wai Tsang, Zheyu Wang, Siu Tung Lam, Wenyan Wang, Jianyu Xie, Xuefeng Zhou, Yusheng Zhao, Shanmin Wang, Jeff Tallon, Kwing To Lai, and Swee K. Goh
    Nano Lett. 23, 872 (2023)
  • Fragile pressure-induced magnetism in FeSe superconductors with a thickness reduction
    Jianyu Xie, Xinyou Liu, Wei Zhang, Sum Ming Wong, Xuefeng Zhou, Yusheng Zhao, Shanmin Wang, Kwing To Lai, Swee K. Goh
  • Detection of hole pockets in the candidate type-II Weyl semimetal MoTe2 from Shubnikov-de Haas quantum oscillations
    Y. J. Hu, W. C. Yu, Kwing To Lai, D. Sun, F. F. Balakirev, W. Zhang, J. Y. Xie, K. Y. Yip, E. I. Paredes Aulestia, Rajveer Jha, Ryuji Higashinaka, Tatsuma D. Matsuda, Y. Yanase, Yuji Aoki, and Swee K. Goh
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 076402 (2020)
  • Measuring magnetic field texture in correlated electron systems under extreme conditions
    King Yau Yip, Kin On Ho, King Yiu Yu, Yang Chen, Wei Zhang, S. Kasahara, Y. Mizukami, T. Shibauchi, Y. Matsuda, Swee K. Goh, Sen Yang
    Science 366, 1355 (2019)
  • Angular dependence of the upper critical field in the high-pressure 1T’ phase of MoTe2
    Y. J. Hu, Yuk Tai Chan, Kwing To Lai, Kin On Ho, Xiaoyu Guo, Hai-Peng Sun, K. Y. Yip, Dickon H. L. Ng, Hai Zhou Lu, and Swee K. Goh
    Phys. Rev. Materials 3, 034201 (2019)
  • Evidence of a structural quantum critical point in (CaxSr1-x)3Rh4Sn13 from a lattice dynamics study
    Y. W. Cheung, Y. J. Hu, M. Imai, Y. Tanioku, H. Kanagawa, J. Murakawa, K. Moriyama, W. Zhang, K. T. Lai, K. Yoshimura, F. M. Grosche, K. Kaneko, S. Tsutsui, and Swee K. Goh
    Phys. Rev. B 98, 161103 (R) (2018)