Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Sadegh Khochfar

Personal Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics

  1. Mergers in ΛCDM: Uncertainties in Theoretical Predictions and Interpretations of the Merger Rate

    Hopkins, P. F., Croton, D., Bundy, K., Khochfar, S., van den Bosch, F., Somerville, R. S., Wetzel, A., Keres, D., Hernquist, L., Stewart, K., Younger, J. D., Genel, S. & Ma, C-P., 1 Dec 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 724, 2, p. 915-945

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Mergers and Bulge Formation in ΛCDM: Which mergers matter?

    Hopkins, P. F., Bundy, K., Croton, D., Hernquist, L., Keres, D., Khochfar, S., Stewart, K., Wetzel, A. & Younger, J. D., 20 May 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 715, 1, p. 202-229

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Mass transport in galaxy discs limits black hole growth to sub-Eddington rates

    Eastwood, D. S., Khochfar, S. & Trew, A., 1 Sep 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Jet-induced star formation in gas-rich galaxies

    Gaibler, V., Khochfar, S., Krause, M. & Silk, J., 1 Sep 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 425, 1, p. 438-449

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Jet interactions with a giant molecular cloud in the Galactic centre and ejection of hypervelocity stars

    Silk, J., Antonuccio-Delogu, V., Dubois, Y., Gaibler, V., Haas, M. R., Khochfar, S. & Krause, M., 1 Sep 2012, In : Astronomy & astrophysics. 545

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Hydrodynamical simulations and semi-analytic models of galaxy formation: two sides of the same coin

    Neistein, E., Khochfar, S., Dalla Vecchia, C. & Schaye, J., 1 Apr 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 421, 4, p. 3579-3593

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. How black holes stop their host galaxy from growing without AGN feedback

    Eastwood, D. S. & Khochfar, S., 1 Nov 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 480, 4, p. 5673-5688 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. High-redshift Star-forming Galaxies: Angular Momentum and Baryon Fraction, Turbulent Pressure Effects, and the Origin of Turbulence

    Burkert, A., Genzel, R., Bouché, N., Cresci, G., Khochfar, S., Sommer-Larsen, J., Sternberg, A., Naab, T., Förster Schreiber, N., Tacconi, L., Shapiro, K., Hicks, E., Lutz, D., Davies, R., Buschkamp, P. & Genel, S., 1 Dec 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 725, 2, p. 2324-2332

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Growth of First Galaxies: Impacts of Star Formation and Stellar Feedback

    Yajima, H., Nagamine, K., Zhu, Q., Khochfar, S. & Dalla Vecchia, C., 23 Apr 2017, In : Astrophysical Journal. 846, 1

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  10. Grackle: Chemistry and radiative cooling library for astrophysical simulations

    Smith, B. D., Bryan, G. L., Glover, S. C. O., Goldbaum, N. J., Turk, M. J., Regan, J., Wise, J. H., Schive, H-Y., Abel, T., Emerick, A., O'Shea, B. W., Anninos, P., Hummels, C. B. & Khochfar, S., 17 Dec 2016, Astrophysics Source Code Library.

    Research output: Other contribution

  11. Gemini GMOS and WHT SAURON integral-field spectrograph observations of the AGN-driven outflow in NGC 1266

    Davis, T. A., Krajnović, D., McDermid, R. M., Bureau, M., Sarzi, M., Nyland, K., Alatalo, K., Bayet, E., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Cappellari, M., Crocker, A., Davies, R. L., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y. & 7 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Scott, N., Serra, P., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Oct 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 426, 2, p. 1574-1590

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  12. Galaxy and Mass Assembly (GAMA): Accurate number densities and environments of massive ultra-compact galaxies at 0.02 < z < 0.3

    Buitrago, F., Ferreras, I., Kelvin, L. S., Baldry, I. K., Davies, L., Angthopo, J., Khochfar, S., Hopkins, A. M., Driver, S. P., Brough, S., Sabater, J., Conselice, C. J., Liske, J., Holwerda, B. W., Bremer, M. N., Phillipps, S., López-Sánchez, Á. R. & Graham, A. W., 16 Nov 2018, In : Astronomy & astrophysics. 619

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Galactic wind X-ray heating of the intergalactic medium during the Epoch of Reionization

    Meiksin, A., Khochfar, S., Paardekooper, J., Dalla Vecchia, C. & Kohn, S., 21 Jul 2017, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 471, 3, p. 3632–3645

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  14. GRACKLE: a chemistry and cooling library for astrophysics

    Smith, B. D., Bryan, G. L., Glover, S. C. O., Goldbaum, N. J., Turk, M. J., Regan, J., Wise, J. H., Schive, H-Y., Abel, T., Emerick, A., O'Shea, B. W., Anninos, P., Hummels, C. B. & Khochfar, S., 17 Dec 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 466, 2, p. 2217-2234

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Erratum: Ubiquitous seeding of supermassive black holes by direct collapse

    Agarwal, B., Khochfar, S., Johnson, J. L., Neistein, E., Dalla Vecchia, C. & Livio, M., 1 Jan 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 437, p. 3024-3024

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  16. Effects of binary stellar populations on direct collapse black hole formation

    Agarwal, B., Cullen, F., Khochfar, S., Klessen, R. S., Glover, S. C. O. & Johnson, J., 16 Feb 2017, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters. 468, 1

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  17. Dust attenuation in 2 < z < 3 star-forming galaxies from deep ALMA observations of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field

    McLure, R. J., Dunlop, J. S., Cullen, F., Bourne, N., Best, P. N., Khochfar, S., Bowler, R. A. A., Biggs, A. D., Geach, J. E., Scott, D., Michałowski, M. J., Rujopakarn, W., van Kampen, E., Kirkpatrick, A. & Pope, A., 6 Mar 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Discovery of an Active Galactic Nucleus Driven Molecular Outflow in the Local Early-type Galaxy NGC 1266

    Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Young, L. M., Davis, T. A., Bureau, M., Lopez, L. A., Cappellari, M., Scott, N., Shapiro, K. L., Crocker, A. F., Martín, S., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Davies, R. L., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Falcón-Barroso, J., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D. & 9 others, Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M., Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A., 1 Jul 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 735, p. 88

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Discovery of a giant HI tail in the galaxy group HCG 44

    Serra, P., Koribalski, B., Duc, P-A., Oosterloo, T., McDermid, R. M., Michel-Dansac, L., Emsellem, E., Cuillandre, J-C., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Cappellari, M., Crocker, A. F., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D. & 8 others, Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., Morganti, R., Naab, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Jan 2013, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 428, 1, p. 370-380

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  20. Detecting direct collapse black holes: making the case for CR7

    Agarwal, B., Johnson, J. L., Zackrisson, E., Labbe, I., van den Bosch, F. C., Natarajan, P. & Khochfar, S., 19 May 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 460, 4, p. 4003-4010

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