WONG, Hoi-Man Karen

PhD, MPhil, B.Eng.(Hons)

Post-Doctoral Fellow


Research interests

  • Magnesium
  • Biomaterials development
  • Stimulation of bone formation
  • Tissue engineering


Representative publications

  • Wong HM, Wu SL, Chu PK, Cheng SH, Luk KDK, Cheung KMC, Yeung KWK. Low-modulus Mg/PCL hybrid bone substitute for osteoporotic fracture fixation. Biomaterials 2013; 34:7016-7032
  • Wong HM, Yeung KWK, Lam KO, Tam V, Chu PK, Luk KDK, Cheung KMC. A Biodegradable Polymer-based Coating to Control the Performance of Magnesium Alloy Orthopaedic Implants. Biomaterials 2010; 31:2084-2096
  • Yeung KWK, Wong HM. Biodegradable Metallic Materials for Orthopaedic Implantations: A Review. Technology and Health Care 2012; 20:345-362
  • Zhao Y, Wong SM, Wong HM, Wu SL, Hu T, Yeung KWK, Chu PK. Effects of Carbon and Nitrogen Plasma Immersion Ion Implantation on In Vitro and In Vivo Biocompatibility of Titanium Alloy. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2013; 5:1510-1516
  • Zhao Y, Wong SM, Wong HM, Pan HB, Yeung KWK, Chu PK. Improved In vitro and In vivo Biocompatibility of Dual Plasma Modified Titanium Alloy. Surface & Coatings Technology 2013; 229:130-134
  • Zhao Y, Wu GS, Jiang J, Wong HM, Yeung KWK, Chu PK. Improved Corrosion Resistance and Cytocompatibility of Magnesium Alloy by Two-stage Cooling in Thermal Treatment. Corrosion Science 2012; 59:360-365
  • Liao CZ, Li K, Wong HM, Tong WY, Yeung KWK, Tjong SC. Novel polypropylene biocomposites reinforced with carbon nanotubes and hydroxyapatite nanorods for bone replacements. Materials Science & Engineering C 2013; 33:1380-1388
  • Zhu JT, Wong HM, Yeung KWK, Tjong SC. Spark Plasma Sintered Hydroxyapatite/Graphite Nanosheet and Hydroxyapatite/Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Composites: Mechanical and in Vitro Cellular Properties. Advanced Engineering Materials 2011; 13:336-341
  • Jiang J, Wang J, Zhang XM, Huo KF, Wong HM, Yeung KWK, Zhang WJ, Hu T, Chu PK. Activation of Mitogen-activated Protein Kinases Cellular Signal Transduction Pathway in Mammalian Cells Induced by Silicon Carbide Nanowires. Biomaterials 2010; 31:7856-7862