Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Sadegh Khochfar

Personal Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics

  1. 2016
  2. A deep ALMA image of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field

    Dunlop, J. S., McLure, R. J., Biggs, A. D., Geach, J. E., Michałowski, M. J., Ivison, R. J., Rujopakarn, W., van Kampen, E., Kirkpatrick, A., Pope, A., Scott, D., Swinbank, A. M., Targett, T. A., Aretxaga, I., Austermann, J. E., Best, P. N., Bruce, V. A., Chapin, E. L., Charlot, S., Cirasuolo, M. & 19 others, Coppin, K., Ellis, R. S., Finkelstein, S. L., Hayward, C. C., Hughes, D. H., Ibar, E., Jagannathan, P., Khochfar, S., Koprowski, M. P., Narayanan, D., Nyland, K., Papovich, C., Peacock, J. A., Rieke, G. H., Robertson, B., Vernstrom, T., Werf, P. P. V. D., Wilson, G. W. & Yun, M., 30 Nov 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 466, 1, p. 861-883

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. New constraints on direct collapse black hole formation in the early Universe

    Agarwal, B., Smith, B., Glover, S., Natarajan, P. & Khochfar, S., 21 Apr 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 459, 4, p. 4209-4217

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. The ATLAS3D Project - XXXI. Nuclear radio emission in nearby early-type galaxies

    Nyland, K., Young, L. M., Wrobel, J. M., Sarzi, M., Morganti, R., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Cappellari, M., Crocker, A. F., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., McDermid, R. M. & 5 others, Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Scott, N., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A-M., 24 Feb 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 458, 2, p. 2221-2268

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. The role of stellar relaxation in the formation and evolution of the first massive black holes

    Yajima, H. & Khochfar, S., 10 Feb 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 457, 3, p. 2423-2432

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Nuclear discs as clocks for the assembly history of early-type galaxies: the case of NGC 4458

    Sarzi, M., Ledo, H. R., Coccato, L., Corsini, E. M., Dotti, M., Khochfar, S., Maraston, C., Morelli, L. & Pizzella, A., 4 Feb 2016, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society . 457, 2, p. 1804-1812

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2015
  9. The first Population II stars formed in externally enriched mini-haloes

    Smith, B. D., Wise, J. H., O'Shea, B. W., Norman, M. L. & Khochfar, S., 21 Sep 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 452, 3, p. 2822-2836

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. The First Billion Years project: the escape fraction of ionizing photons in the epoch of reionization

    Paardekooper, J-P., Khochfar, S. & Dalla Vecchia, C., 1 Aug 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 451, p. 2544-2563

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. The ATLAS(3D) Project - XXX. Star formation histories and stellar population scaling relations of early-type galaxies

    McDermid, R. M., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Cappellari, M., Crocker, A. F., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnovic, D., Kuntschner, H., Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N. & 3 others, Serra, P., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 21 Apr 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 448, 4, p. 3484-3513 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Can the 21-cm signal probe Population III and II star formation?

    Yajima, H. & Khochfar, S., 21 Mar 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 448, 1, p. 654-665 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Spatially resolved molecular gas in early-type galaxies

    Davis, T. A., Alatalo, K., Bureau, M., Young, L., Blitz, L., Crocker, A., Bayet, E., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., Duc, P-A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Emsellem, E., Falcon-Barroso, J., Khochfar, S., Krajnovic, D., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M. & 6 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A., 1 Mar 2015, Highlights of Astronomy. Vol. 10. p. 122-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  14. The First Billion Years project: gamma-ray bursts at z > 5

    Elliott, J., Khochfar, S., Greiner, J. & Dalla Vecchia, C., Feb 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 446, 4, p. 4239-4249 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Revised rate coefficients for H-2 and H- destruction by realistic stellar spectra

    Agarwal, B. & Khochfar, S., Jan 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 446, 1, p. 160-168 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. The ATLAS(3D) project - XXIX. The new look of early-type galaxies and surrounding fields disclosed by extremely deep optical images

    Duc, P-A., Cuillandre, J-C., Karabal, E., Cappellari, M., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Crocker, A. F., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnovic, D., Kuntschner, H., McDermid, R. M., Michel-Dansac, L., Morganti, R., Naab, T. & 7 others, Oosterloo, T., Paudel, S., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., Jan 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 446, 1, p. 120-143 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 2014
  18. The ATLAS 3D project - XXIV. The intrinsic shape distribution of early-type galaxies

    Weijmans, A-M., de Zeeuw, P. T., Emsellem, E., Krajnović, D., Lablanche, P-Y., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Cappellari, M., Crocker, A. F., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., Duc, P-A., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., McDermid, R. M., Morganti, R., Naab, T. & 6 others, Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P., Verdoes Kleijn, G. & Young, L. M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 444, 4, p. 3340-3356

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. The ATLAS3D Project - XXVIII. Dynamically driven star formation suppression in early-type galaxies

    Davis, T. A., Young, L. M., Crocker, A. F., Bureau, M., Blitz, L., Alatalo, K., Emsellem, E., Naab, T., Bayet, E., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., McDermid, R. M., Morganti, R. & 5 others, Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A-M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 444, p. 3427-3445

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. The ATLAS3D project - XXV. Two-dimensional kinematic analysis of simulated galaxies and the cosmological origin of fast and slow rotators

    Naab, T., Oser, L., Emsellem, E., Cappellari, M., Krajnović, D., McDermid, R. M., Alatalo, K., Bayet, E., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Crocker, A., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Hirschmann, M., Johansson, P. H., Khochfar, S. & 9 others, Kuntschner, H., Morganti, R., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P., Ven, G. V. D., Weijmans, A. & Young, L. M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 444, 4, p. 3357-3387

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. The ATLAS3D project - XXVI. H I discs in real and simulated fast and slow rotators

    Serra, P., Oser, L., Krajnović, D., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Morganti, R., Cappellari, M., Emsellem, E., Young, L. M., Blitz, L., Davis, T. A., Duc, P-A., Hirschmann, M., Weijmans, A-M., Alatalo, K., Bayet, E., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Crocker, A. F. & 8 others, Davies, R. L., de Zeeuw, P. T., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M., Sarzi, M. & Scott, N., 1 Nov 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 444, 4, p. 3388-3407

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. The ATLAS3D project - XXVII. Cold gas and the colours and ages of early-type galaxies

    Young, L. M., Scott, N., Serra, P., Alatalo, K., Bayet, E., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Crocker, A. F., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., McDermid, R. M. & 5 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M. & Weijmans, A-M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 444, 4, p. 3408-3426

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. The impact of reionization on the formation of supermassive black hole seeds

    Johnson, J. L., Whalen, D. J., Agarwal, B., Paardekooper, J-P. & Khochfar, S., 1 Nov 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 445, p. 686-693

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle