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SZETO Kwok Yip 司徒國業
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Associate Professor
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Professor Kwok Yip Szeto obtained his PhD degree (1985) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He joined the Physics Department of HKUST in 1991.
Research Areas
  • Statistical Physics, Multi-agent Systems;
  • Evolution, Genetic Algorithm, Quantum Walk, Low Dimensional Physics;
  • Quasi Crystal, Patterns Formation, Cellular Structures;
  • Time Series Analysis, Econophysics;
  • Complex Networks, Opinion Formation, Optimization.
Representative Publications
  • Ma, H.F., Cheung, K.W., Lui, G.C. et al. Comput Econ (2017). ““Effect of Information Exchange in a Social Network on Investment” ”https://doi.org/10.1007/s10614-017-9723-3
  • Mu Cong Ding and Kwok Yip Szeto, Selection of Random Walkers that Optimizes the Global Mean First-Passage Time for Search in Complex Networks, Procedia Computer Science 108C (2017) 2423–2427
  • Ho Tat Lam, Yue Yu, and Kwok Yip Szeto; Ansatz for Majorana Modes for Quantum Walk in Finite Wire, Physical Review A93,052319(2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.93.052319
  • Ka Wai Cheung, Ho Fai Ma, Degang Wu, Ga Ching Lui, Kwok Yip Szeto; Winning in sequential Parrondo games by players with short-term memory, Journal of Statistical Mechanics, Special Issue on Unsolved Problems of Noise in Physics, Biology and Technology (2016) 054042. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1742-5468/2016/05/054042
  • Ho Tat Lam and Kwok Yip Szeto; Ramsauer effect in a one-dimensional quantum walk with multiple defects, Physical Review A, Vol.92.012323 URL: http://link.aps.org/doi/10.1103/PhysRevA.92.012323 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.92.012323
  • Zitao Wang and Kwok Yip Szeto; Comparing the reliability of networks by spectral analysis European Physical Journal B 2014 Eur. Phys. J. B (2014) 87: 234, DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2014-50498-0
  • Degang Wu and Kwok Yip Szeto; Extended Parrondo’s game and Brownian ratchets: Strong and weak Parrondo effect, PHYSICAL REVIEW E 89, 022142-1-9 (2014)
  • Wenjin Chen, K.Y.Szeto,Mixed time scale strategy in portfolio management International Review of Financial Analysis, 23 (2012) 35–40
Additional information
Full Publication List [HKUST Scholarly Publications]