Institute of Astronomy

Recent IoA Publications

A volume-limited sample of X-ray galaxy groups and clusters: III. Central abundance drops

Electra K. Panagoulia, Jeremy S. Sanders, Andy C. Fabian

Cosmic Evolution of Black Holes and Spheroids. V. The Relation Between Black Hole Mass and Host Galaxy Luminosity for a Sample of 79 Active Galaxies

Daeseong Park (SNU, UCI), Jong-Hak Woo (SNU), Vardha N. Bennert (Cal Poly), Tommaso Treu (UCSB, UCLA), Matthew W. Auger (Cambridge), Matthew A. Malkan (UCLA)

Direct formation of supermassive black holes in metal-enriched gas at the heart of high-redshift galaxy mergers

Lucio Mayer (1), Davide Fiacconi (1), Silvia Bonoli (2), Thomas Quinn (3), Rok Roskar (4), Sijing Shen (5), James Wadsley (6) ((1) ICS, Zurich, (2) CEFCA, Teruel, (3) University of Washington, (4) ETH, Zurich, (5) IoA, Cambridge, (6) McMaster, Hamilton)

Spiral structure in nearby galaxies II. comparative analysis and conclusions

S. Kendall, C. Clarke, R.C. Kennicutt

The spectral energy distribution of the redshift 7.1 quasar ULAS J1120+0641

R. Barnett, S. J. Warren, M. Banerji, R. G. McMahon, P. C. Hewett, D. J. Mortlock, C. Simpson, B. P. Venemans, K. Ota, T. Shibuya

Extreme mass ratio inspirals: perspectives for their detection

Stanislav Babak, Jonathan R. Gair, Robert H. Cole

The Gaia-ESO Survey: Kinematics of seven Galactic globular clusters

C. Lardo, E. Pancino, M. Bellazzini, A. Bragaglia, P. Donati, G. Gilmore, S. Randich, S. Feltzing, R. D. Jeffries, A. Vallenari, E. J. Alfaro, C. Allende Prieto, E. Flaccomio, S. E. Koposov, A. Recio-Blanco, M. Bergemann, G. Carraro, M. T. Costado, F. Damiani, A. Hourihane, P. Jofre, P. de Laverny, G. Marconi, T. Masseron, L. Morbidelli, G. G. Sacco, C. C. Worley

Variations on the theme of Michel Henon's Isochrone

D. Lynden-Bell (Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge)

Revealing the X-ray Variability of AGN with Principal Component Analysis

M. L. Parker, A. C. Fabian, G. Matt, K. I. I. Koljonen, E. Kara, W. Alston, D. J. Walton, A. Marinucci, L. Brenneman, G. Risaliti

Synthetic Galaxy Images and Spectra from the Illustris Simulation

Paul Torrey, Gregory F. Snyder, Mark Vogelsberger, Christopher C. Hayward, Shy Genel, Debora Sijacki, Volker Springel, Lars Hernquist, Dylan Nelson, Mariska Kriek, Annalisa Pillepich, Laura V. Sales, Cameron K. McBride

Comparing the observable properties of dwarf galaxies on and off the Andromeda plane

Michelle L. M. Collins, Nicolas F. Martin, R. M. Rich, Rodrigo A. Ibata, Scott C. Chapman, Alan W. McConnachie, Annette M. Ferguson, Michael J. Irwin, Geraint F. Lewis

Nature and evolution of powerful radio galaxies and their link with the quasar luminosity function

Sjoert van Velzen, Heino Falcke, Elmar Koerding

Dust continuum emission as a tracer of gas mass in galaxies

Brent A. Groves, Eva Schinnerer, Adam Leroy, Maud Galametz, Fabian Walter, Alberto Bolatto, Leslie Hunt, Daniel Dale, Daniela Calzetti, Kevin Croxall, Robert Kennicutt Jr

Dust continuum emission as a tracer of gas mass in galaxies

Brent A. Groves, Eva Schinnerer, Adam Leroy, Maud Galametz, Fabian Walter, Alberto Bolatto, Leslie Hunt, Daniel Dale, Daniela Calzetti, Kevin Croxall, Robert Kennicutt Jr

The Lyman-alpha forest in f(R) modified gravity

Christian Arnold, Ewald Puchwein, Volker Springel

The Gaia-ESO Survey: CNO abundances in the open clusters Trumpler 20, NGC 4815, and NGC 6705

G. Tautvaišienė, A. Drazdauskas, Š. Mikolaitis, G. Barisevičius, E. Puzeras, E. Stonkutė, Y. Chorniy, L. Magrini, D. Romano, R. Smiljanic, A. Bragaglia, G. Carraro, E. Friel, T. Morel, E. Pancino, P. Donati, F. Jiménez-Esteban, G. Gilmore, S. Randich, R. D. Jeffries, A. Vallenari, T. Bensby, E. Flaccomio, A. Recio-Blanco, M. T. Costado, V. Hill, P. Jofré, C. Lardo, P. de Laverny, T. Masseron, L. Moribelli, S. G. Sousa, S. Zaggia

X-ray Spectral and Variability Properties of Low-Mass AGN

R. M. Ludlam, E. M. Cackett, K. Gultekin, A. C. Fabian, L. Gallo, G. Miniutti

Intriguing triple-mode RR Lyrae star with period doubling

R. Smolec, I. Soszyński, A. Udalski, M.K. Szymański, P. Pietrukowicz, J. Skowron, S. Kozłowski, R. Poleski, P. Moskalik, D. Skowron, G. Pietrzyński, Ł. Wyrzykowski, K. Ulaczyk, P. Mróz

Planck intermediate results. XXXIII. Signature of the magnetic field geometry of interstellar filaments in dust polarization maps

Planck Collaboration: P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. I. R. Alves, M. Arnaud, D. Arzoumanian, J. Aumont, C. Baccigalupi, A. J. Banday, R. B. Barreiro, N. Bartolo, E. Battaner, K. Benabed, A. Benoit-Lévy, J.-P. Bernard, O. Berné, M. Bersanelli, P. Bielewicz, A. Bonaldi, L. Bonavera, J. R. Bond, J. Borrill, F. R. Bouchet, F. Boulanger, A. Bracco, C. Burigana, E. Calabrese, J.-F. Cardoso, A. Catalano, A. Chamballu, H. C. Chiang, P. R. Christensen, D. L. Clements, S. Colombi, C. Combet, F. Couchot, B. P. Crill, A. Curto, F. Cuttaia, L. Danese, R. D. Davies, R. J. Davis, P. de Bernardis, A. de Rosa, G. de Zotti, J. Delabrouille, C. Dickinson, J. M. Diego, S. Donzelli, O. Doré, M. Douspis, A. Ducout, X. Dupac, F. Elsner, T. A. Enßlin, H. K. Eriksen, E. Falgarone, K. Ferrière, et al. (132 additional authors not shown)

Blazhko-type modulation in the double-mode RR Lyrae stars of the OGLE Galactic bulge collection

R. Smolec, I. Soszyński, A. Udalski, M.K. Szymański, P. Pietrukowicz, J. Skowron, S. Kozłowski, R. Poleski, D. Skowron, G. Pietrzyński, Ł. Wyrzykowski, K. Ulaczyk, P. Mróz