Indexed publications


  • Ludovic BonneauNathanaël KontowiczNikolay Minkov and Meng-Hock Koh, Octupole deformation in two-quasiparticle states of even-even deformed nuclei, Phys. Scr. 99(5).
  • L. Bonneau, N. Kontowicz, J. Bartel, H. Molique, M.H. Koh, N. Minkov, Gallagher-Moszkowski splitting in deformed odd-odd nuclei within a microscopic approach, Phys. Rev. C 109, 054303 [arXiV].
  • N. Minkov, L. Bonneau, P. Quentin, J. Bartel, H. Molique, and Meng-Hock Koh, K-isomeric states in the isotopic and isotonic chain of 178Hf, (Phy. Rev. C 109, 064315)
  • Meng-Hock Koh and P. Quentin, Determination of pairing matrix elements from average single particle level densities, (Submitted for review) [arXiv:2405.09013].
  • T.V. Nhan Hao, N.N Bao Nguyen, D. Quang Tam, P. Quentin, Meng-Hock Koh and L. Bonneau, Odd-even mass differences of well and rigidly deformed nuclei in the rare earth region: A test of a newly proposed fit of pairing matrix elements, (Submitted for review) [arXiv:2406.10783]
  • Ching-Hwa Wee, Meng-Hock Koh, Yung Szen Yap, Quantum computer specification for nuclear structure calculations (Submitted for review) [arXiV:2406:16165]
  • Wissal Asous, Mastura Syamimi, Meng-Hock Koh and Kok-Siong Khoo, Deformed magic numbers at N =178 and Z =120, 124 in the 112 ≤ N ≤ 190 superheavy region from Skyrme mean-field calculations, (Submitted for review).


  • Meng-Hock Koh, Mastura Syamimi Abdullah and Wissal Jawdat Yousef Asous, Spherical magic number character of N= 184 from alpha decay half-lives and two-neutron separation energies of Og isotopes from Skyrme mean-field calculations, AIP Conference Proceedings 2756 (1).


  • H. Cong Quang, N. Hoang Tung, Vinh N.T. Pham, Meng-Hock Koh, N. Quang Hung, N. Ngoc Duy, K. Mizuyama and T.V. Nhan Hao, Effects of central and density-dependent terms of the Skyrme interaction on neutron elastic scattering observables, Acta. Phys. Pol. B 53, 7-A4.


  • Kai-Wen Kelvin-Lee, Meng-Hock Koh*, L. Bonneau, Role of tensor terms of the Skyrme energy density functional on neutron deformed magic numbers in the rare earth region, Phys. Rev. C 103, 064315 [arXiv]
  • Kai-Wen Kelvin-Lee, Meng-Hock Koh, P. Quentin and L. Bonneau, Preliminary study of ground-state properties of odd-mass nuclei using the SLy5* using the Skyrme mean-field approach, AIP Conference Proceedings 2319, 08009.


  • Kai-Wen Kelvin-Lee, Meng-Hock Koh, Siti Aisah A. Rani, Reproduction of spin-orbit splitting with the inclusion of nuclear tensor using seniority force, Jurnal Fizik Malaysia 41.
  • Meng-Hock Koh, Nurhafiza M. Nor, Nor-Anita Rezle, Kai-Wen Kelvin-Lee, P. Quentin, Norehan Mohd Nor and L. Bonneau, Skyrme-Hartree-Fock approach for description of static nuclear properties of well-deformed nuclei (Mal. J. Fund. Appl. Sci.  16:1).
  • Kai-Wen Kelvin-Lee, Nurhafiza M. Nor, Meng-Hock Koh, Nor-Anita Rezle, Norehan Mohd Nor, Uncertainties in static nuclear properties due to pairing fit procedures within Skyrme-Hartree-Fock approach. (Mal. J. Fund. Appl. Sci. 16:1)


  • Nurhafiza M. Nor, Nor-Anita Rezle, Kai-Wen Kelvin-Lee, Meng-Hock Koh, L. Bonneau, and P. Quentin, Consistency of two different approaches to determine the strength of a pairing residual interaction in the rare-earth region, Phys. Rev. C 99, 064306. [arXiv]
  • Nurlyana Omar, Meng-Hock Koh, Suhairul Hashim, Radiological dose assessment due to hypothetical nuclear power plant operation in Mersing, Johor, Malaysia Mal. J. Fund. Appl. Sci 15:4.



  • Meng-Hock Koh, L. Bonneau, P. Quentin, T. V. Nhan Hao, and Husin Wagiran. Fission barriers of two odd-neutron actinide nuclei taking into account the time-reversal symmetry breaking at the mean-field level. Phys. Rev. C 95, 014315 (2017). [ArXiv file]
  • Meng-Hock Koh and Mohamad Nor, Nurhafiza, Effect of exact Coulomb-exchange calculations on band-head spectra of odd-proton nuclei, EPJ Web of Conferences 156, 00004 (2017)
  • Shazmeen Daniar Shamsuddin, Nurlyana Omar, Meng-Hock Koh, Development of radionucleide dispersion modelling software based on Gaussian plume model, Matematika 33:2, 149 (2017)



  • Koh Meng Hock, L. Bonneau and P. Quentin, Fission barriers of odd-mass nuclei within HF-BCS and HTDA  approaches, Proceedings of the Fifth International Workshop on Nuclear Fission and Fission-Product Spectroscopy, EPJ Web of Conferences 62, 04004 (2013)



  • J.Le Bloas, Meng-Hock Koh, P. Quentin, L. Bonneau, J.I.A. Ithnin. Exact Coulomb exchange calculations in the Skyrme-Hartree-Fock-BCS framework and tests of the Slater approximation. Phys. Rev. C 84, 014310 (2011)