Submissions from 2010

Inhibitory effect of magnolol on colonic motility is mediated through down-regulation of voltage-dependent L type Ca2+ channels of colonic smooth muscle cells in rats, M. Zhang, J. L. Luo, F. P. Leung, Y. Huang, Zhaoxiang Bian, H. X. Xu, and J. J. Y. Sung

Clinical trials of acupuncture in pain management: The state of play, Shi Ping Zhang

Experimental studies of auricular acupuncture in treatment of inflammatory pain, Shi Ping Zhang, Y. Zhan, and H. Zhang


Solution processable donor-acceptor oligothiophenes for bulk-heterojunction solar cells, Weifeng Zhang, Shing Chi Tse, Jianping Lu, Ye Tao, and Man Shing Wong

Solution processable donor–acceptor oligothiophenes for bulk-heterojunction solar cells, Weifeng Zhang, Shing Chi Tse, Jianping Lu, Ye Tao, and Man Shing Wong

Simultaneous confidence band and hypothesis test in generalised varying-coefficient models, Wenyang Zhang and Heng Peng

A game theoretic approach for sensitive information sharing in supply chain, Xiaofeng Zhang, Kwok Wai Cheung, ZongWei Luo, and Frank Tong

Empowering leadership and team creativity: The roles of team learning behavior, team creative efficacy, and team task complexity, Xiaomeng Zhang, Yuanyi Chen, and Ho Kwong Kwan


Air-stable hypervalent organobismuth(III) tetrafluoroborate as effective and reusable catalyst for the allylation of aldehyde with tetraallyltin, Xiaowen Zhang, Renhua Qiu, Nianyuan Tan, Shuangfeng Yin, Jun Xia, Shenglian Luo, and Chak-Tong Au

Proteomic profiling of spinal cord and dorsal root ganglia: Altered protein regulation following inflammatory bowel diseases induced by trinitrobenzene sulfonic acid, X. J. Zhang, H. Wang, C. C. Lee, H. F. Kung, W. W. L. Hsiao, S. Tan, H. X. Xu, and Zhaoxiang Bian

Simulating two-phase viscoelastic flows using moving finite element methods, Yubo Zhang, Heyu Wang, and Tao Tang

NAC-capped quantum dot as nuclear staining agent for living cells via an In Vivo steering strategy, Dan Zhao, Zhike He, Pui Shan Chan, Ricky N. S. Wong, Nai Ki Mak, Albert W. M. Lee, and Wing Hong Chan

GPUMP: A multiple-precision integer library for GPUs, Kaiyong Zhao and Xiaowen Chu

Complexity versus modularity and heterogeneity in oscillatory networks: Combining segregation and integration in neural systems, Ming Zhao, Changsong Zhou, Yuhan Chen, Bambi Hu, and Bing-Hong Wang

Quality evaluation of mycelial Antrodia camphorata using high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) coupled with diode array detector and mass spectrometry (DAD-MS), Sandy S. Zhao and Kelvin S. Leung

Analysis of Gene Expression Data Using RPEM Algorithm in Normal Mixture Model with Dynamic Adjustment of Learning Rate, Xing-Ming Zhao, Yiu-Ming Cheung, and De-Shuang Huang

Reconsidering Baron and Kenny: Myths and truths about mediation analysis, Xinshu Zhao, John G. Lynch, and Qimei Chen

Rapid Biodegradation of benzo[a]pyrene by Bacillus subtilis BUM under Thermophilic Condition, Zhenyong Zhao and Jonathan Woon-Chung Wong

台灣中醫藥尋寶之旅(一), Zhongzhen Zhao

台灣中醫藥尋寶之旅(二), Zhongzhen Zhao

從香港中藥中毒事件所想到的, Zhongzhen Zhao

百藥炮制 = Bai yao pao zhi, Zhongzhen Zhao

中药材鉴定图典, Zhongzhen Zhao and Hubiao Chen

常用中藥材鑑別圖典 = Chang yong Zhong yao cai jian bie tu dian, Zhongzhen Zhao and Hubiao Chen

A unique issue in the standardization of Chinese Materia Medica: Processing, Zhongzhen Zhao, Zhitao Liang, Kelvin Chan, Guanghua Lu, Eko Lai Mei Lee, Hubiao Chen, and Lin Li

Preparation of gold nanoparticles on eggshell membrane and their biosensing application, Baozhan Zheng, Lei Qian, Hongyan Yuan, Dan Xiao, Xiupei Yang, Man Chin Paau, and Martin M.F. Choi

Fast microwave synthesis of Fe3O4 and Fe3O4/Ag magnetic nanoparticles using Fe2+ as precursor, Baozhan Zheng, Minghui Zhang, Dan Xiao, Yong Jin, and Martin M. F. Choi

Penalized preimage learning in kernel principal component analysis, Wei-Shi Zheng, Jianhuang Lai, and Pong C. Yuen

Poly(phenylenediamine) film for the construction of glucose biosensors based on platinized glassy carbon electrode, Dong-Mei Zhou, Yi-Qing Dai, and Kwok-Keung Shiu

Electrophosphorescent heterobimetallic oligometallaynes and their applications in solution-processed organic light-emitting devices, Guijiang Zhou, Yue He, Bing Yao, Jingshuang Dang, Wai-Yeung Wong, Zhiyuan Xie, Xiang Zhao, and Lixiang Wang

Metallophosphors of platinum with distinct main-group elements: a versatile approach towards color tuning and white-light emission with superior efficiency/color quality/brightness trade-offs, Guijiang Zhou, Qi Wang, Xingzhu Wang, Cheuk-Lam Ho, Wai-Yeung Wong, Dongge Ma, Lixiang Wang, and Zhenyang Lin

Recent progress and current challenges in phosphorescent white organic light-emitting diodes (WOLEDs), Guijiang Zhou, Wai-Yeung Wong, and Si Suo

Analysis of spatio-temporal pattern and driving force of land cover change using multi-temporal remote sensing images, QiMing Zhou and Bo Sun

Spatial pattern analysis of water-driven land cover change in Aridzone, Northwest of China, Qiming Zhou and Bo Sun

Note on coefficient matrices from Stochastic Galerkin methods for random diffusion equations, Tao Zhou and Tao Tang

Synchronization on effective networks, Tao Zhou, Ming Zhao, and Changsong Zhou

Chromatographic fingerprint study on Evodia rutaecarpa (Juss.) Benth by HPLC/DAD/ESI-MSn technique, Xin Zhou, Yang Zhao, Peihai Lei, Zongwei Cai, and Hai Liu

A new approach for simultaneous screening and quantification of toxic pyrrolizidine alkaloids in some potential pyrrolizidine alkaloid-containing plants by using ultra performance liquid chromatography–tandem quadrupole mass spectrometry, Yan Zhou, Na Li, Franky Fung-Kei Choi, Chun-Feng Qiao, Jing-Zheng Song, Song-Lin Li, Xin Liu, Zong-Wei Cai, Peter P. Fu, Ge Lin, and Hong-Xi Xu

Influence of clay minerals on the Bacillus halophilus Y38 activity under anaerobic condition, Yong Zhou, Huilun Chen, Jun Yao, Minyan He, Yang Si, Liang Feng, Fei Wang, Gejiao Wang, and Martin M.F. Choi

毛萼紫薇化学成分研究 = Chemical Constituents of Lagerstroemia balansae Koehne, Yong Zhou, Bin Wang, Qing-Ying Zhang, and Hubiao Chen

Reduction in toxicity of arsenic(III) to Halobacillus sp. Y35 by kaolin and their related adsorption studies, Yong Zhou, Jun Yao, Minyan He, Martin M.F. Choi, Liang Feng, Huilun Chen, Fei Wang, Ke Chen, Rensheng Zhuang, Thomas Maskow, Gejiao Wang, and Gyula Zaray


Power, conflict, and cooperation: The impact of guanxi in Chinese marketing channels, Guijun Zhuang, Youmin Xi, and Alex S. L. Tsang

Feature relation network that can identify underlying data structure for effective pattern classification, Hai Long Zhu and Hong Qiang Wang

A colorimetric and fluorescent turn-on chemosensor operative in aqueous media for Zn2+ based on a multifunctionalized spirobenzopyran derivative, Jian-Fa Zhu, Han Yuan, Wing-Hong Chan, and Albert W. M. Lee

A FRET fluorescent chemosensor SPAQ for Zn2+ based on a dyad bearing spiropyran and 8-aminoquinoline unit, Jian-Fa Zhu, Han Yuan, Wing-Hong Chan, and Albert W.M. Lee

Better synchronizability in generalized adaptive networks, Jun-Fang Zhu, Ming Zhao, Wenwu Yu, Changsong Zhou, and Bing-Hong Wang

Sufficient dimension reduction through discretization-expectation estimation, Liping Zhu, Tao Wang, Lixing Zhu, and Louis Ferré

A Sparse eigen-decomposition estimation for semiparametric models, Li-Ping Zhu, Zhou Yu, and Li-Xing Zhu

On dimension reduction in regression with multivariate responses, Li-Ping Zhu, Lixing Zhu, and Song-Qiao Wen

Adaptive global confidence band for nonparametric regression: an empirical likelihood method, Lixing Zhu, Lu Lin, and Qiang Chen

Bias-corrected empirical likelihood in a multi-link semiparametric model, Lixing Zhu, Lu Lin, Xia Cui, and Gaorong Li

Examining stock volatility in the segmented Chinese stock markets: A SWARCH approach, Qiao Zhuo, Weiwei Qiao, and Wong Wing-Keung

Using the ellipse propagation model for mobile location estimation, Junyang Znou, Kennetn Man-Kin Chu, and Joseph Kee-Yin Ng

Discriminability and reliability indexes: Two new measures to enhance multi-image face recognition, Weiwen Zou and Pong C. Yuen

Learning the relationship between high and low resolution images in kernel space for face super resolution, Wilman W. W. Zou and Pong C. Yuen

Very low resolution face recognition problem, Wilman Zou and Pong C. Yuen

Submissions from 2009

The impact of option strategies in financial portfolios performance: Mean-variance and stochastic dominance approaches, Fathi Abid, Mourad Mroua, and Wing Keung Wong

Analysing conceptual metaphors in political language, Kathleen Virginia Ahrens

Politics, gender and conceptual metaphors, Kathleen Virginia Ahrens

概念隱喻 = Conceptual metaphors (in Chinese), Kathleen Virginia Ahrens

Gender versus politics: When conceptual models collide in the U.S. senate, Kathleen Virginia Ahrens and Sophia Lee

"what is there really in the world?" forms of theory, evidence and truth in Fahrenheit 9/11: A philosophical and intutitionist realist approach, Ian William Aitken

Nonparametric transition-based tests for jump diffusions, Yacine Aït-Sahalia, Jianqing Fan, and Heng Peng

A spectral method for pantograph-type delay differential equations and its convergence analysis, Ishtiaq Ali, Hermann Brunner, and Tao Tang

Spectral methods for pantograph-type differential and integral equations with multiple delays, Ishtiaq Ali, Hermann Brunner, and Tao Tang

Branding in China: Global product strategy alternatives, Ilan Alon, Romie F. Littrell, and Allan K.k. Chan

Branding in China: Global product strategy alternatives, Ilan Alon, Romie F. Littrell, and Kit Kwong Allan Chan

Intrachain electron and energy transfers in metal diynes and polyynes of group 10-11 transition elements containing various carbazole and fluorene hybrids, Shawkat M. Aly, Cheuk-Lam Ho, Wai-Yeung Wong, Daniel Fortin, and Pierre D. Harvey

Structure and NIR luminescence of lanthanide(III) complexes with an organic tridentate ligand, Bao-Li An, Jian Song, Kok-Wai Cheah, Yuan-Yuan Ren, and Zhi-Xuan Cheng

Synthesis and binding properties of carboxylphenyl-modified calix[4]arenes and cytochrome c, Wen Ting An, Yong Jiao, Xiao Hua Sun, Xiao Ling Zhang, Chuan Dong, Shao Min Shuang, Ping Fang Xia, and Man Shing Wong

A novel method to identify the Chinese herbal medicine Wuzhimaotao by quantification of laticifers, Dawn Tung Au, Hubiao Chen, Zhihong Jiang, and Zhongzhen Zhao

Coptis chinensis inhibits hepatocellular carcinoma cell growth through nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-activated gene activation, Kathy Ka-Wai Auyeung and Joshua Ka-Shun Ko

A novel anticancer effect of Astragalus saponins: Transcriptional activation of NSAID-activated gene, Kathy K. W. Auyeung, Chi-Hin Cho, and Joshua K. S. Ko

3-(4-Fluorobenzyl)-1H-isochromene-1-thione, Tariq Mahmood Babar, Ghulam Qadeer, Nasim Hasan Rama, Muhammad Khawar Rauf, and Wai-Yeung Wong

3-Benzylisochroman-1-one, Tariq Mahmood Babar, Ghulam Qadeer, Nasim Hasan Rama, Muhammad Khawar Rauf, and Wai-Yeung Wong

A coordinate gradient descent method for nonsmooth nonseparable minimization, Zheng-Jian Bai, Kwok Po Ng, and Liqun Qi


On the Markowitz mean-variance analysis of self-financing portfolios, Zhidong Bai, Huixia Liu, and Wing Keung Wong

Exploring cosmetics advertising in southern China An investigation of Hong Kong and Shenzhen, Bradley R. Barnes, Noel Y. M. Siu, Qionglei Yu, and Sally S. Y. Chan

波士顿儒家: 全球儒学的第三次浪潮, John Berthrong and Ellen Ying Zhang

Improving placebo design of randomized placebo-controlled trials of traditional Chinese herbal medicine, Zhao Xiang Bian

中医药干预优势病种的临床评价 = Outcome assessment in clinical trials with traditional Chinese medicine, Zhaoxiang Bian

麻子仁丸治疗功能性便秘的量效、疗效及安全性研究, Zhao Xiang Bian, Chung Wah Cheng, Wu Zhiyuan, and Shen Zuyao

Unbalanced expression of protease-activated receptors-1 and -2 in the colon of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome patients, Zhao Xiang Bian, Zhi Li, Zhi Xin Huang, Man Zhang, Hong Li Chen, Hong Xi Xu, and Joseph J.Y. Sung

Cold war ideology and constructions of history: Music historiography during the cold war and today, Lee Bidgood, Elaine Kelly, Heather Weibe, Hon Lun Helan Yang, and Marcus Zagorski

Hetero-trinuclear near-infrared (NIR) luminescent Zn2Ln complexes from Salen-type Schiff-base ligands, Weiyu Bi, Tao Wei, Xingqiang Lü, Yani Hui, Jirong Song, Shunsheng Zhao, Wai-Kwok Wong, and Richard A. Jones

Optimizing updates of recursive XML views of relations, Ramadhana Bramandia, Jiefeng Cheng, Byron Choi, and Jeffrey Xu Yu

Current work and open problems in the numerical analysis of Volterra functional equations with vanishing delays, Hermann Brunner

Numerical analysis for functional differential and integral equations, Hermann Brunner, Tao Tang, and Stefan Vandewalle


Language‐in‐education issues: Sweden as a case study, Beatrice Cabau

European studies in Hong Kong: Between local and European realities, Beatrice Elizabeth Cabau

The irresistible rise and hegemony of a linguistic fortress: English teaching in Sweden, Beatrice Elizabeth Cabau

China’s foreign- and security-policy decision-making processes under Hu Jintao, Jean-Pierre Aurelien Cabestan

L'esprit de défense de Taïwan face à la Chine: La jeunesse taïwanaise et la tentation de la Chine, Jean-Pierre Aurelien Cabestan


Multisymplectic Preissman scheme for the time-domain Maxwell's equations, Jiaxiang Cai, Yushun Wang, and Zhonghua Qiao


Blogging toward Information Literacy: Engaging Students and Facilitating Peer Learning, Christopher Chan and Dianne Cmor

Voting with their feet: The relationship between political efficacy and protest propensity among Hong Kong residents, Hao-chieh Chang and Hsiang Iris Chyi

Modulatory effects and action mechanisms of tryptanthrin on murine myeloid leukemia cells, Hoi-Ling Chan, Hon-Yan Yip, Nai-Ki Mak, and Kwok-Nam Leung


向青少年傳播健康飲食, Kara Chan


Materialism and consumer socialization: A semiotic analysis of personal loan advertisements, Kara Chan and Hong Cheng


Adolescents' perceptions of healthy eating and communication about healthy eating, Kara Chan, Gerard Prendergast, Alice Grønhøj, and Tino Bech-Larsen