Submissions from 2009

The s(ub)lime symptom and O'Neill's Long day's journey into night, Wing Chi Ki

The protective action of radix Astragalus membranaceus against hapten-induced colitis through modulation of cytokines, Joshua Ka-Shun Ko and Cecilia Wai-Shan Chik

Interactions of professional, institutional and business discourses in academic settings, Chak Chung Kong

Media discourse, Chak Chung Kong

Pragmatics, Chak Chung Kong

A comparison of the linguistic and interactional features of language learning websites and textbooks, Kenneth Kong

The Controlled Formation and Cleavage of an Intramolecular d(8)-d(8) Pt-Pt Interaction in a Dinuclear Cycloplatinated Molecular "Pivot-Hinge", Chi-Kin Koo, Ka-Leung Wong, Kai-Cheung Lau, Wai-Yeung Wong, and Michael Hon-Wah Lam

Two-Photon Plasma Membrane Imaging in Live Cells by an Amphiphilic, Water-Soluble Cyctometalated Platinum(II) Complex, Chi-Kin Koo, Ka-Leung Wong, Cornelia Wing-Yin Man, Hoi-Lam Tam, Sai-Wah Tsao, Kok-Wai Cheah, and Michael Hon-Wah Lam

Targeted inhibition of the EGFR pathways enhances Zn-BC-AM PDT-induced apoptosis in well-differentiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells, Ho-Kee Koon, Pui-Shan Chan, Ricky Ngok-Shun Wong, Zhen-Guo Wu, Maria Li Lung, Chi-Kwong Chang, and Nai-Ki Mak

Risk factors in development of motor complications in Chinese patients with idiopathic Parkinson’s disease, Wan Fung Kum, Jing Gao, Siva Sundara Kumar Durairajan, Sui Cheung Man, Li Xia Xie, Jia Hong Lu, Wai Leuk Fong, and Min Li


Profitability of technical analysis in the Singapore stock market: Before and after the Asian financial crisis, James J Kung and Wing Keung Wong

The argument from religious experience, Kai Man Kwan

人權的基礎是經驗嗎?: 評德蕭維奇(Alan Dershowitz)的人權論 = Are human rights based on human experience?: An evaluation of Alan Dershowitz's theory of human rights, Kai Man Kwan

作道成肉身式的門徒: 歷史的基礎(司道生)(附: 關啟文之回應文章), Kai Man Kwan

Pragmatic cooperation revisitied: Resistance and non-cooperation as a discursive strategy in asymmetrical discourses, Hans J. Ladegaard

Politeness, power and control: The use of humour in cross-cultural telecommunications, Hans Jorgen Ladegaard

A mechanistic study on the photodegradation of Irgarol-1051 in natural seawater, Ka-Ho Lam, Ngai-Yu Lei, Vic Wing-Hang Tsang, Zongwei Cai, Kenneth M.Y. Leung, and Michael Hon-Wah Lam

Intermediate financial reporting: An IFRS perspective, Nelson Chi Yuen Lam and Tze Yiu Peter Lau

On distance two labelling of unit interval graphs, Peter Che Bor Lam, Tao-Ming Wang, Wai Chee Shiu, and Guohua Gu

Cancer patients' attitudes towards Chinese medicine: A Hong Kong survey, Yuen-Chi Lam, Chung-Wah Cheng, Heng Peng, Chun-Key Law, Xianzhang Huang, and Zhaoxiang Bian

Immigration and nationality anomalies of colonial Hong Kong: Carry on the anomalies, Kun Luen Alex Lau

In search of Chinese jurisprudence: Does Chinese legal tradition have a place in China's future?, Kun Luen Alex Lau and Angus Young

The 2008 declaration of independence by the Hong Kong court and anomalies in the Hong Kong company law, Kun Luen Alex Lau and Angus Young

Minimally destructive and multi-element analysis of steel alloys by argon fluoride laser-induced plume emissions, S. K. Lau and Nai Ho Harris Cheung

Auditing and assurance in Hong Kong, Tze Yiu Peter Lau and Nelson Chi Yuen Lam

Intervention study for Chinese overweight children—effects on exercise intention and body satisfaction, Wing Chung Lau, Waileung Cheung, and Lynda Ransdell

The role of physical activity in the treatment and prevention of anxiety and depression in children: An overview, Wing Chung Lau and Erica Y. Y. Lau

Investigation of physical education teachers’ attitude towards overweight students when contrasting with general population in Chinese community, Wing Chung Lau and Beeto W. C. Leung

Advanced considerations in strength training: Stretching, concurrent training, and monitoring of training load, Wing Chung Lau, Del Pui-Lam Wong, Anis Chaouachi, Aaron Coutts, Karim Chamari, and Tze Chung Luk

Development and feasibility of using SMS to promote physical activity in Chinese adolescents, Y. Y. Lau, Wing Chung Lau, and Pak Kwong Chung

Evaluation of web-based vs. web-based plus email reminder physical activity intervention in Hong Kong Chinese adolescents, Y. Y. Lau, Wing Chung Lau, and Pak Kwong Chung

White OLED with a single-component europium complex, Ga-Lai Law, Ka-Laung Wong, Hoi-Lam Tam, Kok-Wai Cheah, and Wing-Tak Wong

Parental involvement in and support for musical participation: A study of young Hong Kong students, Wing-Wah Law and Wai Chung Ho

Globalization, values education, and school music education in China, Wing-Wah Law and Wai-Chung Ho

Study of investors' preference on spot and futures markets, Hooi Hooi Lean, Kin Lam, and Wing Keung Wong


On convergent numerical algorithms for unsymmetric collocation, Cheng-Feng Lee, L. Ling, and Robert Schaback

Putting Blaise Pascal and Søren Kierkegaard together: On rationality, existentiality and religiosity, Chung Kee Lee

The Pascalian heart and the Kierkegaardian passion: On faith and subjectivity, Chung Kee Lee

The submission of reason in faith in Pascal and Kierkegaard = 帕斯卡與祈克果的理性降服, Chung Kee Lee

从帕斯卡与祈克果看理性的局限, Chung Kee Lee

Web-based essay critiquing system and EFL students' writing: A quantitative and qualitative investigation, Cynthia Lee, Kelvin C. K. Wong, William K. Cheung, and Fion S. L. Lee

Understanding users' continuance intention to answer questions in online question answering communities, Matthew K. O. Lee and Mei Kwan Cheung

Hole-limiting conductive vinyl copolymers for AlQ3-based OLED applications, Tik H. Lee, K. M. Lai, and Louis M. Leung

Frozen motion: Nostalgia and Wang Anyi’s Shanghai, Wai Sum Amy Lee

Henry J. Byron (1834-1884), Wai Sum Amy Lee

Local problems, global solutions? using popular cultural texts in the humanistic classroom: How Japanese stories can work for Hong Kong students, Wai Sum Amy Lee

Onmyoji's enchanted reality: Crossing boundaries of culture, discipline and medium using Japanese popular culture, Wai Sum Amy Lee

Onmyoji’s enchanted reality: Crossing boundaries of culture, discipline and medium using Kapanese popular culture, Wai Sum Amy Lee

The charmed realm in the 21st century: Onmyoji, the “Nightmare-Eater”, and humanities education, Wai Sum Amy Lee

The charmed realm in the 21st century: Onmyoji, the “nightmare-eater”, and humanities education, Wai Sum Amy Lee

The “I”, “Tituba” and the “Black Witch” in Maryse Condé's postcolonial-feminist-fictional- auto/biographical song, Wai Sum Amy Lee

Collective evolutionary indexing of multimedia objects, C. H C Leung, W. S. Chan, and J. Liu

Synthesis and photophysical properties of ruthenium(II) isocyanide complexes containing 8-Quinolinolate ligands, Chi-Fai Leung, Siu-Mui Ng, Jing Xiang, Wai-Yeung Wong, Michael Hon-Wah Lam, Chi-Chiu Ko, and Tai-Chu Lau

8-Quinolinolato complexes of ruthenium(II) and (III), Chi-Fai Leung, Chun-Yuen Wong, Chi-Chiu Ko, Man-Chong Yuen, Wing-Tak Wong, Wai-Yeung Wong, and Tai-Chu Lau

Interpreting Cantonese utterance-final particles in bilingual courtroom discourse, Ester Leung and John Gibbons

An experimental study on four kinds of Chinese herbal medicines containing alkaloids using fluorescence microscope and microspectrometer, Z. Liang, H. Chen, and Z. Zhao

Determination of oleanolic acid and ursolic acid in Oldenlandia diffusa and its substitute using high performance liquid chromatography, Zhitao Liang, Zhi Hong Jiang, David Wang Fun Fong, and Zhongzhen Zhao

Selection of regularization parameter in total variation image restoration, Haiyong Liao, Fang Li, and Michael K. Ng

The analysis of debt restructuring measures with policy implications, Ziqi Liao

The implementation and use of contactless RFID smartcard, Ziqi Liao and Wing Keung Wong

Spatial pattern of land cover change in China’s semiarid environment, Baolin Li and QiMing Zhou

On discovering community trends in social networks, Jian Li, William K. Cheung, Jiming Liu, and C. H. Li

On the Laplacian Estrada index of a graph, Jianxi Li, Wai Chee Shiu, and An Chang

Some results on the Laplacian eigenvalues of unicyclic graphs, Jianxi Li, Wai Chee Shiu, and Wai Hong Chan

The Laplacian spectral radius of some graphs, Jianxi Li, Wai Chee Shiu, and Wai Hong Chan

On-line capillary electrophoresis-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry analysis of urinary porphyrins, Jinhua Li, Wan Chan, and Zongwei Cai

福源潮汕澤香江: 基督教潮人生命堂百年史述 1909-2009, Jinqiang Li, Kit Kwong Allan Chen, and Yuk-sing Wilson Yeung

On the spectral radius of graphs with connectivity at most k, J. Li, W. C. Shiu, W. H. Chan, and A. Chang

濡泪滴血的笔锋: 论石评梅的女性病痛身体, Chin Chown Lim

Proximal point algorithms for general variational inequalities, M. Li, L. Z. Liao, and X. M. Yuan

Qianliguang (Senecio scandens) safety dilemma: Dose is the key?, Ge Lin, Song-Lin Li, Mi Li, Na Li, Sunny Sun-Kin Chan, Wood-Yee Chan, and Zhong-Zhen Zhao

An improved subspace selection algorithm for meshless collocation methods, Leevan Ling and Robert Schaback

Heteroscedasticity diagnostics for t linear regression models, Jin-Guan Lin, Li-Xing Zhu, and Feng-Chang Xie

An adaptive two-stage estimation method for additive models, Lu Lin, Xia Cui, and Lixing Zhu

The determinants of auditor switching from the perspective of corporate governance in China, Z. Jun Lin and Ming Liu

西草药的显微鉴别研究Ⅰ———3种紫锥菊根的显微鉴别 = Microscopic identification study of western herbs part I: Three Echinacea-species roots, Qin Li, Chu Chu, Zhenfeng Tan, Yaqiong Wang, Jiafu Wei, Ping Li, and Zhongzhen Zhao

Guest editors' introduction: Knowledge and data engineering for e-learning, Qing Li, Rynson W. H. Lau, Dennis Mcleod, and Jiming Liu

Degradation of diphenylamine by persulfate: Performance optimization, kinetics and mechanism, Shen-Xin Li, Dong Wei, Nai-Ki Mak, ZongWei Cai, Xiang-Rong Xu, Hua-Bin Li, and Yue Jiang

Object motion detection using information theoretic spatio-temporal saliency, Chang Liu, Pong C. Yuen, and Guoping Qiu

Maximizing lifetime of sensor-target surveillance in wireless sensor networks, Hai Liu, Xiaowen Chu, Yiu-Wing Leung, Xiaohua Jia, and Peng-Jun Wan


Quality evaluation of Radix Astragali from different sources in China = 不同来源中药黄芪的质量评价, Jing Liu, Hu-Biao Chen, Xin-Gang Du, Zhongzhen Zhao, Bin Wang, Yu-Ying Zhao, and Tao Yi

Preparation, luminescent, structural and electrical properties of Langmuir-Blodgett films of new organomercurial acetylide complex/heteropolyoxometalate hybrid composites, Li Liu, Jun Yang, Ling-Xiang Qiao, Ming Chen, Shi-Zhong Liu, Zu-Liang Du, Zheng-Ji Zhou, and Wai-Yeung Wong

A method to enhance a1 ions and application for peptide sequencing and protein identification, Ning Liu, Wan Chan, Kim-Chung Lee, and Zongwei Cai

Identification of amino acid substitutions in mutated peptides of nucleoprotein from Avian influenza virus, Ning Liu, Kim-Chung Lee, Wenjun Song, Pui Wang, Zongwei Cai, and Honglin Chen

Identification of amino acid substitutions in Avian influenza virus (H5N1) matrix protein 1 by using nanoelectrospray MS and MS/MS, Ning Liu, Wenjun Song, Kim-Chung Lee, Pui Wang, Honglin Chen, and Zongwei Cai

Mutations in influenza virus replication and transcription: Detection of amino acid substitutions in hemagglutinin of an avian influenza virus (H1N1), Ning Liu, Genyan Wang, Chung Lee Kim, Yi Guan, Honglin Chen, and Zongwei Cai

Learning kernel in kernel-based LDA for face recognition under illumination variations, Xiao-Zhang Liu, Pong C. Yuen, Guo-Can Feng, and Wen-Sheng Chen

Texture image retrieval using non-separable wavelets and local binary patterns, Xin Liu, Xinge You, and Yiu-Ming Cheung

Shrunken methodology to genome-wide SNPs selection and construction of SNPs networks, Yang Liu and Kwok Po Ng

An operable email based intelligent personal assistant, Wenbin Li, Ning Zhong, Yiyu Yao, and Jiming Liu

Joint throughput optimization for wireless mesh networks, Xiang-Yang Li, Ashraf Nusairat, Yanwei Wu, Yong Qi, Jizhong Zhao, Xiaowen Chu, and Yunhao Liu

Reliable and energy-efficient routing for static wireless ad hoc networks with unreliable links, Xiang-Yang Li, Yu Wang, Haiming Chen, Xiaowen Chu, Yanwei Wu, and Yong Qi

On compressibility and acceleration of orthogonal NMF for POMDP compression, Xin Li, William K. Cheung, and Jiming Liu

Influence diagnostics and outlier tests for varying coefficient mixed models, Zaixing Li, Wangli Xu, and Lixing Zhu

Intracolonical administration of protease-activated receptor-2 agonists produced visceral hyperalgesia by up-regulating serotonin in the colon of rats, Zhi Li, Xiao-Jun Zhang, Hong-xi Xu, Joseph J.Y. Sung, and Zhao-xiang Bian

Hong Kong ghost in the Japanese shell? cross-racial performance and transnational Chinese cinema, Kwai Cheung Lo

Japanese Manga, Hong Kong films and the “unity” of Asia = 日本の漫画、香港映画、そして〈アジアの一体化〉, Kwai Cheung Lo

Two moments of ethnic representation in Tian Zhuangzhuang's minority films, Kwai Cheung Lo

The web marriage game, the gendered self, and Chinese modernity, Kwai-Cheung Lo

中、朝禮儀統合的方法和原則: 許傳對中國傳統婚禮資料補述, Ming Tung Lo