Works (13)

2018 | journal article

Solid deuterium surface degradation at ultracold neutron sources

The European Physical Journal A, 54(9).

By: A. Anghel, T. Bailey, G. Bison, B. Blau, L. Broussard, S. Clayton, C. Cude-Woods, M. Daum ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: March 18, 2019

2017 | journal article

Spin flip loss in magnetic confinement of ultracold neutrons for neutron lifetime experiments

Physical Review C, 95(3).

By: A. Steyerl, K. Leung, C. Kaufman, G. Müller & S. Malik

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | journal article

Neutron lifetime measurements and effective spectral cleaning with an ultracold neutron trap using a vertical Halbach octupole permanent magnet array

Physical Review C, 94(4).

By: K. Leung, P. Geltenbort, S. Ivanov, F. Rosenau & O. Zimmer

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | journal article

Position-sensitive detection of ultracold neutrons with an imaging camera and its implications to spectroscopy

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 830, 36–43.

By: W. Wei, L. Broussard, M. Hoffbauer, M. Makela, C. Morris, Z. Tang, E. Adamek, N. Callahan ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 | journal article

Ultracold-neutron production and up-scattering in superfluid helium between 1.1 K and 2.4 K

Physical Review C, 93(2).

By: K. Leung, S. Ivanov, F. Piegsa, M. Simson & O. Zimmer

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 | journal article

Experimental study of ultracold neutron production in pressurized superfluid helium

Physical Review C, 92(2).

By: P. Schmidt-Wellenburg, J. Bossy, E. Farhi, M. Fertl, K. Leung, A. Rahli, T. Soldner, O. Zimmer

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 16, 2019

2014 | conference paper

A Comparison of Two Magnetic Ultra-Cold Neutron Trapping Concepts Using a Halbach-Octupole Array

In Next Generation Experiments to Measure the Neutron Lifetime. WORLD SCIENTIFIC.

By: K. Leung, S. Ivanov, F. Martin, F. Rosenau, M. Simson & O. Zimmer

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 16, 2019

2014 | journal article

New source for ultracold neutrons at the Institut Laue-Langevin

Physical Review C, 90(1).

By: F. Piegsa, M. Fertl, S. Ivanov, M. Kreuz, K. Leung, P. Schmidt-Wellenburg, T. Soldner, O. Zimmer

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 16, 2019

2013 | thesis

Development of a new superfluid helium ultra-cold neutron source and a new magnetic trap for neutron lifetime measurements

(PhD Dissertation). Technische Universität München. Retrieved from http://nbn-resolving.de/urn/resolver.pl?urn:nbn:de:bvb:91-diss-20130213-1119646-0-0

By: K. Leung

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 16, 2019

2009 | journal article

Half-life of the superallowed positron emitter Carbon-10

Physical Review C, 79(2), 024311.

By: P. Barker, K. Leung & A. Byrne

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 16, 2019

2009 | journal article

Measuring the proton spectrum in neutron decay—Latest results with aSPECT

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 611(2-3), 203–206.

By: M. Simson, F. Ayala Guardia, S. Baeßler, M. Borg, F. Glück, W. Heil, I. Konorov, G. Konrad ...

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 16, 2019

2009 | journal article

Proposed neutron lifetime measurement using a hybrid magnetic trap for ultra-cold neutrons

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 611(2-3), 181–185.

By: K. Leung & O. Zimmer

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 16, 2019

2009 | journal article

The Proton Spectrum in Neutron Beta Decay: Latest Results with the aSPECT Spectrometer

Nuclear Physics A, 827(1-4), 529c–531c.

By: G. Konrad, F. Ayala Guardia, S. Baeßler, M. Borg, F. Glück, W. Heil, I. Konorov, K. Leung ...

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 16, 2019

Employment

2017 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC
Research Assistant Professor, Physics

2013 - 2017

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC
Post-doc, Physics

2007 - 2011

Institut Laue-Langevin Grenoble, Rhône-Alpes
Doctoral Researcher, Division Science/ Nuclear and Particle Physics Group

2004 - 2007

University of Auckland Auckland
Teaching Assistant & Undergraduate Laboratory Technician, Physics

Education

2007 - 2013

Technische Universität München Munchen, Bayern
Doctor of Natural Sciences, Physics

2005 - 2007

University of Auckland Auckland
Master of Science, Physics

2002 - 2005

University of Auckland Auckland
Bachelor of Science, Physics