Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Sadegh Khochfar

Personal Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics

  1. 2013
  2. 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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  3. 2012
  4. 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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  5. Ubiquitous seeding of supermassive black holes by direct collapse

    Agarwal, B., Khochfar, S., Johnson, J. L., Neistein, E., Dalla Vecchia, C. & Livio, M., 1 Oct 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 425, 4, p. 2854-2871

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  6. 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

  7. 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

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  8. The ATLAS 3D project - XII. Recovery of the mass-to-light ratio of simulated early-type barred galaxies with axisymmetric dynamical models

    Lablanche, P-Y., Cappellari, M., Emsellem, E., Bournaud, F., Michel-Dansac, L., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bureau, M., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., Morganti, R., McDermid, R. M., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T. & 5 others, Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Aug 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 424, 2, p. 1495-1521

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  9. The Road to the Red Sequence: A Detailed View of the Formation of a Massive Galaxy at z ~ 2

    Ferreras, I., Pasquali, A., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., Kümmel, M., Pirzkal, N., Windhorst, R., Malhotra, S., Rhoads, J., O'Connell, R. W., Cohen, S., Hathi, N. P., Ryan, R. E. & Yan, H., 1 Aug 2012, In : Astronomical Journal. 144, p. 47

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. The ATLAS3D project - XIII. Mass and morphology of H I in early-type galaxies as a function of environment

    Serra, P., Oosterloo, T., Morganti, R., 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., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M. & 6 others, Naab, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Trager, S. C., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 May 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 422, 3, p. 1835-1862

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  11. 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

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  12. Systematic variation of the stellar initial mass function in early-type galaxies

    Cappellari, M., McDermid, R. M., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, 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., Lablanche, P-Y., Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T. & 5 others, Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Apr 2012, In : Nature. 484, 7395, p. 485-488

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  13. The ATLAS3D project - XI. Dense molecular gas properties of CO-luminous early-type galaxies

    Crocker, A., Krips, M., Bureau, M., Young, L. M., Davis, T. A., Bayet, E., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M. & 7 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A-M., 1 Apr 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 421, 2, p. 1298-1314

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. The imprint of cosmological non-Gaussianities on primordial structure formation

    Maio, U. & Khochfar, S., 1 Apr 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 421, 2, p. 1113-1122

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. The long γ-ray burst rate and the correlation with host galaxy properties

    Elliott, J., Greiner, J., Khochfar, S., Schady, P., Johnson, J. L. & Rau, A., 1 Mar 2012, In : Astronomy & astrophysics. 539, p. 113

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. ATLAS3D project. III. (Emsellem+, 2011)

    Emsellem, E., Cappellari, M., Krajnovic, D., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M., Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N. & 4 others, Serra, P., van de Ven, G., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Jan 2012, In : VizieR On-line Data Catalog. 741, p. 40888

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. ATLAS3D project. IV. (Young+, 2011)

    Young, L. M., Bureau, M., Davis, T. A., Combes, F., McDermid, R. M., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., de Zeeuw, P. T., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnovic, D., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T. & 4 others, Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A-M., 1 Jan 2012, In : VizieR On-line Data Catalog. 741, p. 40940

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 2011
  19. The Contribution of Supernovae to Cosmic Reionization

    Johnson, J. L. & Khochfar, S., 1 Dec 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 743, p. 126

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. ATLAS3D project. I. (Cappellari+, 2011)

    Cappellari, M., Emsellem, E., Krajnovic, D., McDermid, R. M., Scott, N., Verdoes Kleijn, G. A., Young, L. M., Alatalo, K., Bacon, R., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y. & 6 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Serra, P. & Weijmans, A-M., 1 Nov 2011, In : VizieR On-line Data Catalog. 741, p. 30813

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. The ATLAS3D project - IX. The merger origin of a fast- and a slow-rotating early-type galaxy revealed with deep optical imaging: first results

    Duc, P-A., Cuillandre, J-C., Serra, P., Michel-Dansac, L., Ferriere, E., Alatalo, K., Blitz, L., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M. & 7 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Oct 2011, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 417, 2, p. 863-881

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. The ATLAS3D project - VIII. Modelling the formation and evolution of fast and slow rotator early-type galaxies within ΛCDM

    Khochfar, S., Emsellem, E., Serra, P., Bois, M., Alatalo, K., Bacon, R., Blitz, L., Bournaud, F., Bureau, M., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., Davis, T. A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Duc, P-A., Krajnović, D., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y., McDermid, R. M., Morganti, R., Naab, T. & 5 others, Oosterloo, T., Sarzi, M., Scott, N., Weijmans, A-M. & Young, L. M., 1 Oct 2011, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 417, 2, p. 845-862

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. The ATLAS3D project - X. On the origin of the molecular and ionized gas in early-type galaxies

    Davis, T. A., Alatalo, K., Sarzi, M., Bureau, M., Young, L. M., Blitz, L., Serra, P., Crocker, A. F., Krajnović, D., McDermid, R. M., Bois, M., Bournaud, F., Cappellari, M., Davies, R. L., Duc, P-A., de Zeeuw, P. T., Emsellem, E., Khochfar, S., Kuntschner, H., Lablanche, P-Y. & 5 others, Morganti, R., Naab, T., Oosterloo, T., Scott, N. & Weijmans, A-M., 1 Oct 2011, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 417, 2, p. 882-899

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle