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Recent publications by Leiden Astronomers

(20 most recent)
arXiv:1411.2743v1 [pdf]
Title:The LOFAR long baseline snapshot calibrator survey
Authors: J. Moldón, ..., L. Morabito, E. Varenius, P. Zarka, J. Anderson, A. Asgekar, I. M. Avruch, M. E. Bell, M. J. Bentum, G. Bernardi, P. Best, L. Bîrzan, ...,W. Frieswijk, M. A. Garrett, , H. Röttgering, ..., A. Zensus
Comments: 13 pages, 9 figures. Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics
Subjects: astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1411.2474v1 [pdf]
Title:High resolution observations of HCN and HCO+ J=3-2 in the disk and outflow of Mrk231 -Detection of vibrationally excited HCN in the warped nucleus
Authors: S. Aalto, S. Garcia-Burillo, S. Muller, J. M. Winters, E. Gonzalez-Alfonso, P. van der Werf, C. Henkel, F. Costagliola, R. Neri
Comments: Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics, 12 pages, 3 tables 8 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1411.2157v1 [pdf]
Title:Anatomy of the AGN in NGC 5548: II. The Spatial, Temporal and Physical Nature of the Outflow from HST/COS Observations
Authors: N. Arav, C. Chamberlain, G. A. Kriss, J. S. Kaastra, ... ,M. Whewel
Comments: Submitted to A&A, 13 pages and 7 figures, plus 27 pages of 3 appendix figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1411.1858v1 [pdf]
Title:Herschel/PACS view of disks around low-mass stars and brown dwarfs in the TW Hya association
Authors: Yao Liu, Gregory J. Herczeg, Munan Gong, Katelyn N. Allers, Joanna M. Brown, Adam L. Kraus, Michael C. Liu, Evgenya L. Shkolnik, Ewine F. van Dishoeck
Comments: Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1411.1428v1 [pdf]
Title:The JCMT Legacy Survey of the Gould Belt: a molecular line study of the Ophiuchus molecular cloud
Authors: Glenn J. White, Emily Drabek-Maunder, Erik Rosolowsky, Derek Ward-Thompson, C. J. Davis, Jon Gregson, Jenny Hatchell, Mireya Etxaluze, Sarah Stickler, Jane Buckle, Doug Johnstone, Rachel Friesen, Sarah Sadavoy, Kieran. V. Natt, Malcolm Currie, J. S. Richer, Kate Pattle, Marco Spaans, James Di Francesco, M. R. Hogerheijde
Comments: MNRAS in press 1 November 2014 - 29 pages
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1411.1276v1 [pdf]
Title:The cosmic web in CosmoGrid void regions
Authors: Steven Rieder, Rien van de Weygaert, Marius Cautun, Burcu Beygu, Simon Portegies Zwart
Comments: 5 pages, 3 figures, 1 table; Proceedings of IAU Symposium 308 "The Zeldovich Universe: Genesis and Growth of the Cosmic Web", 23-28 June 2014, Tallinn, Estonia
Subjects: astro-ph.CO
arXiv:1411.1111v1 [pdf]
Title:ALMA Observations of Warm Dense Gas in NGC 1614 --- Breaking of Star Formation Law in the Central kpc
Authors: C. K. Xu, C. Cao, N. Lu, Y. Gao, T. Diaz-Santos, R. Herrero-Illana, R. Meijerink, G. Privon, Y. -H. Zhao, A. S. Evans, S. König, J. M. Mazzarella, S. Aalto, P. Appleton, L. Armus, V. Charmandaris, J. Chu, S. Haan, H. Inami, E. J. Murphy, D. B. Sanders, B. Schulz, P. van der Werf
Comments: 13 pages, 10 figures; accepted by ApJ
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1411.1026v1 [pdf]
Title:Characterizing the Youngest Herschel-detected Protostars I. Envelope Structure Revealed by CARMA Dust Continuum Observations
Authors: John J. Tobin, Amelia M. Stutz, S. Thomas Megeath, William J. Fischer, Thomas Henning, Sarah E. Ragan, Babar Ali, Thomas Stanke, P. Manoj, Nuria Calvet, Lee Hartmann
Comments: Accepted to ApJ, 40 pages, 9 Figures, 4 Tables
Subjects: astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1411.0671v1 [pdf]
Title:SEEDS Adaptive Optics Imaging of the Asymmetric Transition Disk Oph IRS 48 in Scattered Light
Authors: Katherine B. Follette, Carol A. Grady, Jeremy R. Swearingen, Michael L. Sitko, Elizabeth H. Champney, Nienke van der Marel, Michihiro Takami, Marc J. Kuchner, Laird M. Close, Takayuki Muto, Satoshi Mayama, Michael W. McElwain, Misato Fukagawa, Koen Maaskant, ..., Motohide Tamura
Comments: Accepted by ApJ. 19 pages, 15 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.EP, astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1411.0596v1 [pdf]
Title:SNIa Host Galaxy Properties and the Dust Extinction Distribution
Authors: B. W. Holwerda, A. Reynolds, M. Smith, R. C. Kraan-Korteweg
Comments: 10 pages, 14 figures, accepted for publication by MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1410.8769v1 [pdf]
Title:CFHTLenS: Weak lensing calibrated scaling relations for low mass clusters of galaxies
Authors: K. Kettula, S. Giodini, E. van Uitert, H. Hoekstra, A. Finoguenov, M. Lerchster, T. Erben, C. Heymans, H. Hildebrandt, T. D. Kitching, A. Mahdavi, Y. Mellier, L. Miller, M. Mirkazemi, L. Van Waerbeke, J. Coupon, E. Egami, L. Fu, M. J. Hudson, J. P. Kneib, K. Kuijken, H. J. McCracken, M. J. Pereira, B. Rowe, T. Schrabback, M. Tanaka, M. Velander
Comments: Submitted to MNRAS, comments are welcome. 17 pages, 15 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.CO
arXiv:1410.8214v1 [pdf]
Title:Detection of hot, metal-enriched outflowing gas around $z\approx\,$2.3 star-forming galaxies in the Keck Baryonic Structure Survey
Authors: Monica L. Turner, Joop Schaye, Charles C. Steidel, Gwen C. Rudie, Allison L. Strom
Comments: Submitted to MNRAS, 14 pages, 9 figures (not including appendices)
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1410.6577v1 [pdf]
Title:Mass and period limits on the ringed companion transiting the young star J1407
Authors: M. A. Kenworthy, S. Lacour, A. Kraus, A. H. M. J. Triaud, E. E. Mamajek, E. L. Scott, D. Ségransan, M. Ireland, F. -J. Hambsch, D. E. Reichart, J. B. Haislip, A. P. LaCluyze, J. P. Moore, N. R. Frank
Comments: 20 pages, 15 figures, 12 tables, accepted by MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1410.6244v1 [pdf]
Title:L'-band AGPM vector vortex coronagraph's first light on LBTI/LMIRCam
Authors: D. Defrčre, O. Absil, P. Hinz, J. Kuhn, D. Mawet, B. Mennesson, A. Skemer, J. Kent Wallace, V. Bailey, E. Downey, C. Delacroix, O. Durney, P. Forsberg, C. Gomez, S. Habraken, W. F. Hoffmann, M. Karlsson, M. Kenworthy, J. Leisenring, M. Montoya, L. Pueyo, M. Skrutskie, J. Surdej
Comments: 9 pages, 4 figures, SPIE proceedings
Subjects: astro-ph.EP, astro-ph.IM
arXiv:1410.6343v1 [pdf]
Title:Pore evolution in interstellar ice analogues: simulating the effects of temperature increase
Authors: S. Cazaux, J. -B. Bossa, H. Linnartz, A. G. G. M. Tielens
Comments: 9 pages, 8 figures Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.SR, astro-ph.EP
arXiv:1410.5963v1 [pdf]
Title:Gas and dust structures in protoplanetary disks hosting multiple planets
Authors: P. Pinilla, M. de Juan Ovelar, S. Ataiee, M. Benisty, T. Birnstiel, E. F. van Dishoeck, M. Min
Comments: Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.EP
arXiv:1410.5945v1 [pdf]
Title:A Substellar-Mass Protostar and its Outflow of IRAS 15398-3359 Revealed by Subarcsecond-Resolution Observations of H$_2$CO and CCH
Authors: Yoko Oya, Nami Sakai, Takeshi Sakai, Yoshimasa Watanabe, Tomoya Hirota, Johan E. Lindberg, Suzanne E. Bisschop, Jes K. Jřrgensen, Ewine F. van Dishoeck, Satoshi Yamamoto
Comments: No journal ref found
Subjects: astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1410.5818v1 [pdf]
Title:One Plane for All: Massive Star-Forming and Quiescent Galaxies Lie on the Same Mass Fundamental Plane at z~0 and z~0.7
Authors: Rachel Bezanson, Marijn Franx, Pieter van Dokkum
Comments: 28 pages, 22 figures, resubmitted to ApJ after addressing referee comments
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1410.5835v1 [pdf]
Title:Probing the formation of planetesimals in the Galactic Centre using Sgr A* flares
Authors: Adrian S. Hamers, Simon F. Portegies Zwart
Comments: Accepted for publication in MNRAS. 21 pages, 12 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA, astro-ph.EP
arXiv:1410.5563v1 [pdf]
Title:HCN ice in Titan's high-altitude southern polar cloud
Authors: Remco J. de Kok, Nicholas A. Teanby, Luca Maltagliati, Patrick G. J. Irwin, Sandrine Vinatier
Comments: Published in Nature on 2 October 2014. This is the author version, before final editing by Nature
Subjects: astro-ph.EP
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