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Recent publications by Leiden Astronomers

(20 most recent)
arXiv:1607.05487v1 [pdf]
Title:Feedback in Clouds II: UV Photoionisation and the first supernova in a massive cloud
Authors: Sam Geen, Patrick Hennebelle, Pascal Tremblin, Joakim Rosdahl
Comments: 15 pages, 10 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.04914v1 [pdf]
Title:Magnetic field disorder and Faraday effects on the polarization of extragalactic radio sources
Authors: Mehdi Lamee, Lawrence Rudnick, Jamie S. Farnes, Ettore Carretti, B. M. Gaensler, Marijke Haverkorn, Sergio Poppi
Comments: Accepted by ApJ, 18 pages, 23 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.04402v1 [pdf]
Title:Far-infrared and dust properties of present-day galaxies in the EAGLE simulations
Authors: Peter Camps, James W. Trayford, Maarten Baes, Tom Theuns, Matthieu Schaller, Joop Schaye
Comments: 19 pages, 16 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.04412v1 [pdf]
Title:High-precision astrometry towards ELTs
Authors: Davide Massari, Giuliana Fiorentino, Eline Tolstoy, Alan McConnachie, Remko Stuik, Laura Schreiber, David Andersen, Yann Clénet, Richard Davies, Damien Gratadour, Konrad Kuijken, Ramon Navarro, Jörg-Uwe Pott, Gabriele Rodeghiero, Paolo Turri, Gijs Verdoes Kleijn
Comments: 13 pages, 7 figure. To appear in Adaptive Optics Systems V, eds. Marchetti E., Close L.M., V\'eran, J.-P., Proc. SPIE vol. 9909 id 54; 2016
Subjects: astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1607.04533v1 [pdf]
Title:Infrared Interferometry and AGNs: Parsec-scale Disks and Dusty Outflows
Authors: Leonard Burtscher, Sebastian Hönig, Walter Jaffe, Makoto Kishimoto, Noel Lopez-Gonzaga, Klaus Meisenheimer, Konrad R. W. Tristram
Comments: 9 pages (+ references), 5 figures, review paper for SPIE astronomical instrumentation 2016
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.04569v1 [pdf]
Title:The redshift evolution of massive galaxy clusters in the MACSIS simulations
Authors: David J. Barnes, Scott T. Kay, Monique A. Henson, Ian G. McCarthy, Joop Schaye, Adrian Jenkins
Comments: 24 pages, 15 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.CO, astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.04283v1 [pdf]
Title:Evolution of cosmic star formation in the SCUBA-2 Cosmology Legacy Survey
Authors: N. Bourne, J. S. Dunlop, E. Merlin, S. Parsa, C. Schreiber, M. Castellano, C. J. Conselice, K. E. K. Coppin, D. Farrah, A. Fontana, J. E. Geach, M. Halpern, K. K. Knudsen, M. J. Michalowski, A. Mortlock, P. Santini, D. Scott, X. W. Shu, C. Simpson, J. M. Simpson, D. J. B. Smith, P. van der Werf
Comments: Submitted to MNRAS. Comments welcome
Subjects: astro-ph.GA, astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1607.03904v1 [pdf]
Title:The SCUBA-2 Cosmology Legacy Survey: 850um maps, catalogues and number counts
Authors: J. E. Geach, J. S. Dunlop, M. Halpern, Ian Smail, P. van der Werf,..., R. Meijerink,..., M. Zemcov
Comments: Submitted to MNRAS, comments welcome. Catalogue and maps at http://dx.doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.57792
Subjects: astro-ph.GA, astro-ph.CO
arXiv:1607.03757v2 [pdf]
Title:Imaging the water-snow line during a protostellar outburst
Authors: Lucas A. Cieza, Simon Casassus, John Tobin,..., Dary Ruiz-Rodriguez, Alice Zurlo
Comments: Published in the July 14th, 2016 issue of Nature. Version 2 includes a minor word change in the abstract
Subjects: astro-ph.SR, astro-ph.EP
arXiv:1607.03808v1 [pdf]
Title:The ALMA Frontier Fields Survey I: 1.1 mm Continuum Detections in Abell 2744, MACSJ0416.1-2403 and MACSJ1149.5+2223
Authors: J. González-López, F. E. Bauer, C. Romero-Cańizales, R. Kneissl, E. Villard, R. Carvajal, S. Kim, N. Laporte, T. Anguita, M. Aravena, R. J. Bouwens, L. Bradley, M. Carrasco, R. Demarco, H. Ford, E. Ibar, L. Infante, H. Messias, A. M. Muńoz Arancibia, N. Nagar, N. Padilla, E. Treister, P. Troncoso, A. Zitrin
Comments: Re-submitted to A&A after the first referee comments, 15 pages and 11 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.03100v1 [pdf]
Title:Size matters: abundance matching, galaxy sizes, and the Tully-Fisher relation in EAGLE
Authors: Ismael Ferrero, Julio F. Navarro, Mario G. Abadi, Laura V. Sales, Richard G. Bower, Robert A. Crain, Carlos S. Frenk, Matthieu Schaller, Joop Schaye, Tom Theuns
Comments: 12 pages, 7 figures, 1 table, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.02971v1 [pdf]
Title:GAMA/H-ATLAS: Common star-formation rate indicators and their dependence on galaxy physical parameters
Authors: L. Wang, P. Norberg, M. L. P. Gunawardhana, S. Heinis, I. K. Baldry, J. Bland-Hawthorn, N. Bourne, S. Brough, M. J. I. Brown, M. E. Cluver, A. Cooray, E. da Cunha, S. P. Driver, L. Dunne, S. Dye, S. Eales, M. W. Grootes, B. W. Holwerda, A. M. Hopkins, E. Ibar, R. Ivison, C. Lacey, M. A. Lara-Lopez, J. Loveday, S. J. Maddox, M. J. Micha lowski, I. Oteo, M. S. Owers, C. C. Popescu, D. J. B. Smith, E. N. Taylor, R. J. Tuffs, P. van der Werf
Comments: 21 pages. 19 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.02761v1 [pdf]
Title:Subarcsecond international LOFAR radio images of Arp 220 at 150 MHz: A kpc-scale star forming disk surrounding nuclei with shocked outflows
Authors: E. Varenius, J. E. Conway, I. Martí-Vidal, S. Aalto, L. Barcos-Muńoz, S. König, M. A. Pérez-Torres, A. T. Deller, J. Moldón, J. S. Gallagher, T. M. Yoast-Hull, C. Horellou, L. K. Morabito, A. Alberdi, N. Jackson, R. Beswick, T. D. Carozzi, O. Wucknitz, N. Ramírez-Olivencia
Comments: 17 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.02056v1 [pdf]
Title:Shear Nulling after PSF Gaussianisation: moment-based weak lensing measurements with subpercent noise bias
Authors: Ricardo Herbonnet, Axel Buddendiek, Konrad Kuijken
Comments: Submitted to A&A, 12 pages, 7 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.CO
arXiv:1607.02054v1 [pdf]
Title:[OIII] emission line as a tracer of star-forming galaxies at high redshifts: Comparison between H$α$ and [OIII] emitters at $z$=2.23 in HiZELS
Authors: T. L. Suzuki, T. Kodama, D. Sobral, A. A. Khostovan, M. Hayashi, R. Shimakawa, Y. Koyama, K. -i. Tadaki, I. Tanaka, Y. Minowa, M. Yamamoto, I. Smail, P. N. Best
Comments: 10 pages, 6 figures, 3 tables; accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1607.01954v1 [pdf]
Title:MICADO: first light imager for the E-ELT
Authors: R. Davies, J. Schubert, M. Hartl, J. Alves, Y. Clénet, F. Lang-Bardl, H. Nicklas, J. -U. Pott, R. Ragazzoni, E. Tolstoy, T. Agocs, H. Anwand-Heerwart, S. Barboza, P. Baudoz, R. Bender, P. Bizenberger, A. Boccaletti, W. Boland, P. Bonifacio, F. Briegel, T. Buey, F. Chapron, M. Cohen, O. Czoske, S. Dreizler, R. Falomo, P. Feautrier, N. Förster Schreiber, E. Gendron, R. Genzel, M. Glück, D. Gratadour, R. Greimel, F. Grupp, M. Häuser, M. Haug, J. Hennawi, H. -J. Hess, V. Hörmann, R. Hofferbert, U. Hopp, Z. Hubert, D. Ives, W. Kausch, F. Kerber, H. Kravcar, K. Kuijken, F. Lang-Bardl, M. Leitzinger, K. Leschinski, D. Massari, S. Mei, F. Merlin, L. Mohr, A. Monna, F. Müller, R. Navarro, M. Plattner, N. Przybilla, R. Ramlau, S. Ramsay, T. Ratzka, P. Rhode, J. Richter, H. -W. Rix, G. Rodeghiero, R. -R. Rohloff, G. Rousset, R. Ruddenklau, V. Schaffenroth, J. Schlichter, A. Sevin, R. Stuik, E. Sturm, J. Thomas, N. Tromp, M. Turatto, G. Verdoes-Kleijn, F. Vidal, R. Wagner, M. Wegner, W. Zeilinger, B. Ziegler, G. Zins
Comments: to appear in Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VI, eds. Evans C., Simard L., Takami H., Proc. SPIE vol. 9908 id 73; 2016
Subjects: astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1607.01188v1 [pdf]
Title:Machine-learning identification of galaxies in the WISExSuperCOSMOS all-sky catalogue
Authors: T. Krakowski, K. Ma?ek, M. Bilicki, A. Pollo, M. Krupa, A. Kurcz
Comments: 10 pages, 8 figures, submitted to A&A. Obtained catalogue will be included in the public release of the WISExSuperCOSMOS galaxy catalogue available from http://ssa.roe.ac.uk/WISExSCOS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA, astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1607.01182v1 [pdf]
Title:WISE x SuperCOSMOS photometric redshift catalog: 20 million galaxies over 3pi steradians
Authors: M. Bilicki, J. A. Peacock, T. H. Jarrett, M. E. Cluver, N. Maddox, M. J. I. Brown, E. N. Taylor, N. C. Hambly, A. Solarz, B. W. Holwerda, I. Baldry, J. Loveday, A. Moffett, A. M. Hopkins, S. P. Driver, M. Alpaslan, J. Bland-Hawthorn
Comments: Astrophysical Journal Supplement, in press. Data available from http://ssa.roe.ac.uk/WISExSCOS
Subjects: astro-ph.CO, astro-ph.GA, astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1607.01425v1 [pdf]
Title:Revolutionizing our View of Protostellar Multiplicity and Disks: The VLA Nascent Disk and Multiplicity (VANDAM) Survey of the Perseus Molecular Cloud
Authors: John J. Tobin, Leslie W. Looney, Zhi-Yun Li, Claire J. Chandler, Michael M. Dunham, Dominique Segura-Cox, Erin G. Cox, Robert J. Harris, Carl Melis, Sarah I. Sadavoy, Laura Pérez, Kaitlin Kratter
Comments: Proceedings for 2015 Zermatt ISM Symposium: Conditions and Impact of Star Formation; 4 pages, 3 Figures
Subjects: astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1607.01406v1 [pdf]
Title:Evolution of cosmic filaments and of their galaxy population from MHD cosmological simulations
Authors: Claudio Gheller, Franco Vazza, Marcus Brueggen, Mehmet Alpaslan, Benne Willem Holwerda, Andrew Hopkins, Jochen Liske
Comments: 18 pages, 18 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.CO, astro-ph.GA