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Recent publications by Leiden Astronomers

(20 most recent)
arXiv:1801.05642v1 [pdf]
Title:A detached stellar-mass black hole candidate in the globular cluster NGC 3201
Authors: Benjamin Giesers, Stefan Dreizler, Tim-Oliver Husser, Sebastian Kamann, Guillem Anglada Escude, Jarle Brinchmann, C. Marcella Carollo, Martin M. Roth, Peter M. Weilbacher, Lutz Wisotzki
Comments: 5 pages, 5 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.SR, astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.05281v1 [pdf]
Title:A search for faint high-redshift radio galaxy candidates at 150 MHz
Authors: A. Saxena, P. Jagannathan, H. J. A. Röttgering, P. N. Best, H. T. Intema, M. Zhang, K. J. Duncan, C. L. Carilli, G. K. Miley
Comments: 17 pages, 13 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.05298v1 [pdf]
Title:Mapping low frequency carbon radio recombination lines towards Cassiopeia A at 340, 148, 54 and 43 MHz
Authors: Pedro Salas, J. B. Raymond Oonk, Reinout J. van Weeren, Mark G. Wolfire, Kimberly L. Emig, M. Carmen Toribio, Huub J. A. Röttgering, Alexander G. G. M. Tielens
Comments: 18 pages, 15 figures, 4 tables, accepted by MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.04933v1 [pdf]
Title:The dependence of galaxy clustering on stellar mass, star-formation rate and redshift at z = 0.8-2.2, with HiZELS
Authors: R. K. Cochrane, P. N. Best, D. Sobral, I. Smail, J. P. Stott, D. A. Wake
Comments: 17 pages, 13 figures; accepted by MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA, astro-ph.CO
arXiv:1801.04934v1 [pdf]
Title:The Effects of Environment on the Evolution of the Galaxy Stellar Mass Function
Authors: Casey Papovich, Lalitwadee Kawinwanichakij, Ryan Quadri, Karl Glazebrook, Ivo Labbe, Kim-Vy Tran, Ben Forrest, Glenn G. Kacprzak, Lee R. Spitler, Caroline S. Straatman, Adam Tomczak
Comments: Accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal, 19 pages
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.04887v1 [pdf]
Title:Low Frequency Absorption in Cassiopeia A
Authors: M. Arias, J. Vink, F. de Gasperin, P. Salas, R. Oonk, R. van Weeren
Comments: Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.HE
arXiv:1801.04846v1 [pdf]
Title:Methanol ice co-desorption as a mechanism to explain cold methanol in the gas-phase
Authors: N. F. W. Ligterink, C. Walsh, R. G. Bhuin, S. Vissapragada, J. Terwisscha van Scheltinga, H. Linnartz
Comments: Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics. 10 pages, 8 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.SR
arXiv:1801.04524v1 [pdf]
Title:Probing Episodic Accretion in Very Low Luminosity Objects
Authors: Tien-Hao Hsieh, Nadia M. Murillo, Arnaud Belloche, Naomi Hirano, Catherine Walsh, Ewine F. van Dishoeck, Shih-Ping Lai
Comments: 29 pages, 19 figures, accepted for publication in ApJ
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.04467v1 [pdf]
Title:Polarized point sources in the LOFAR Two-meter Sky Survey: A preliminary catalog
Authors: C. L. Van Eck, M. Haverkorn, M. I. R. Alves, R. Beck, P. Best, E. Carretti, K. T. Chy?y, J. S. Farnes, K. Ferričre, M. J. Hardcastle, G. Heald, C. Horellou, M. Iacobelli, V. Jeli?, D. D. Mulcahy, S. P. O'Sullivan, I. M. Polderman, W. Reich, C. J. Riseley, H. Röttgering, D. H. F. M. Schnitzeler, T. W. Shimwell, V. Vacca, J. Vink, G. J. White
Comments: 20 pages, 8 figures, 2 catalog tables (non-machine readable), accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.04150v1 [pdf]
Title:Space-based infrared interferometry to study exoplanetary atmospheres
Authors: D. Defrčre, A. Léger, O. Absil, C. Beichman, B. Biller, W. C. Danchi, K. Ergenzinger, C. Eiroa, S. Ertel, M. Fridlund, A. Garcia Munoz, M. Gillon, A. Glasse, M. Godolt, J. L. Grenfell, S. Kraus, L. Labadie, S. Lacour, R. Liseau, G. Martin, B. Mennesson, G. Micela, S. Minardi, S. P. Quanz, H. Rauer, S. Rinehart, N. C. Santos, F. Selsis, J. Surdej, F. Tian, E. Villaver, P. J. Wheatley, M. Wyatt
Comments: 20 page, 3 figures, 1 table, submitted to Experimental Astronomy
Subjects: astro-ph.IM, astro-ph.EP
arXiv:1801.04217v1 [pdf]
Title:Early gray dust formation in the type IIn SN 2005ip
Authors: Ann-Sofie Bak Nielsen, Jens Hjorth, Christa Gall
Comments: Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.SR, astro-ph.HE
arXiv:1801.03593v1 [pdf]
Title:The origin of diverse $α$-element abundances in galaxy discs
Authors: J. Ted Mackereth, Robert A. Crain, Ricardo P. Schiavon, Joop Schaye, Tom Theuns, Matthieu Schaller
Comments: 19 Pages, 10 Figures, Submitted to MNRAS. Additional material related to the paper, including a movie, can be found at http://www.astro.ljmu.ac.uk/~astjmack/eagle-alpha.html
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.03725v1 [pdf]
Title:Galaxy And Mass Assembly (GAMA): The effect of galaxy group environment on active galactic nuclei
Authors: Yjan A. Gordon, Kevin A. Pimbblet, Matt S. Owers, Joss Bland-Hawthorn, Sarah Brough, Michael J. I. Brown, Michelle E. Cluver, Scott M. Croom, Benne W. Holwerda, Jonathan Loveday, Smriti Mahajan, Lingyu Wang
Comments: Accepted for publication in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 12 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.03518v1 [pdf]
Title:First Results from the $Herschel$ and ALMA Spectroscopic Surveys of the SMC: The Relationship Between [CII]-bright Gas and CO-bright Gas at Low Metallicity
Authors: Katherine E. Jameson, Alberto D. Bolatto, Mark Wolfire, Steven R. Warren, Rodrigo Herrera-Camus, Kevin Croxall, Eric Pellegrini, John-David Smith, Monica Rubio, Remy Indebetouw, Frank P. Israel, Margaret Meixner, Julia Roman-Duval, Jacco Th. van Loon, Erik Muller, Celia Verdugo, Hans Zinnecker, Yoko Okada
Comments: Accepted for publication in ApJ
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.03514v1 [pdf]
Title:ALMA observations of AGN fuelling: the case of PKS B1718-649
Authors: F. M. Maccagni, R. Morganti, T. A. Oosterloo, J. B. R. Oonk, B. H. C. Emonts
Comments: Accepted by A&A; 12 pages, 11 figures, 3 tables
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.03015v1 [pdf]
Title:An Off-Axis Galaxy Cluster Merger: Abell 0141
Authors: Turgay Caglar
Comments: 9 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: astro-ph.HE, astro-ph.CO
arXiv:1801.02636v1 [pdf]
Title:Imaging the water snowline in a protostellar envelope with H$^{13}$CO$^+$
Authors: Merel L. R. van 't Hoff, Magnus V. Persson, Daniel Harsono, Vianney Taquet, Jes K. Jřrgensen, Ruud Visser, Edwin A. Bergin, Ewine F. van Dishoeck
Comments: 10 pages, 8 figures, 3 tables. Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: astro-ph.SR, astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.02629v1 [pdf]
Title:LOFAR/H-ATLAS: The low-frequency radio luminosity - star-formation rate relation
Authors: Gulay Gurkan, Martin J. Hardcastle, Dan J. B. Smith, Philip N. Best, Nathan Bourne, Gabriela Calistro-Rivera, George Heald, Matt J. Jarvis, Isabella Prandoni, Huub J. A. Rottgering, Jose Sabater, Tim Shimwell, Cyril Tasse, Wendy L. Williams
Comments: 21 pages, 12 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.02618v1 [pdf]
Title:Quenching or Bursting: the Role of Stellar Mass, Environment, and Specific Star Formation Rate to $z$ $\sim$ 1
Authors: Behnam Darvish, Christopher Martin, Thiago S. Gonçalves, Bahram Mobasher, Nick Z. Scoville, David Sobral
Comments: ApJ accepted
Subjects: astro-ph.GA
arXiv:1801.02634v1 [pdf]
Title:The Astropy Project: Building an inclusive, open-science project and status of the v2.0 software
Authors: A. M. Price-Whelan, B. M. Sip?cz, H. M. Günther, P. L. Lim, S. M. Crawford, S. Conseil, D. L. Shupe, M. W. Craig, N. Dencheva, A. Ginsburg, J. T. VanderPlas, L. D. Bradley, D. Pérez-Suárez, M. de Val-Borro, T. L. Aldcroft, K. L. Cruz, T. P. Robitaille, E. J. Tollerud, C. Ardelean, T. Babej, M. Bachetti, A. V. Bakanov, S. P. Bamford, G. Barentsen, P. Barmby, A. Baumbach, K. L. Berry, F. Biscani, M. Boquien, K. A. Bostroem, L. G. Bouma, G. B. Brammer, E. M. Bray, H. Breytenbach, H. Buddelmeijer, D. J. Burke, G. Calderone, J. L. Cano Rodríguez, M. Cara, J. V. M. Cardoso, S. Cheedella, Y. Copin, D. Crichton, D. DÁvella, C. Deil, É. Depagne, J. P. Dietrich, A. Donath, M. Droettboom, N. Earl, T. Erben, S. Fabbro, L. A. Ferreira, T. Finethy, R. T. Fox, L. H. Garrison, S. L. J. Gibbons, D. A. Goldstein, R. Gommers, J. P. Greco, P. Greenfield, A. M. Groener, F. Grollier, A. Hagen, P. Hirst, D. Homeier, A. J. Horton, G. Hosseinzadeh, L. Hu, J. S. Hunkeler, ?. Ivezi?, A. Jain, T. Jenness, G. Kanarek, S. Kendrew, N. S. Kern, W. E. Kerzendorf, A. Khvalko, J. King, D. Kirkby, A. M. Kulkarni, A. Kumar, A. Lee, D. Lenz, S. P. Littlefair, Z. Ma, D. M. Macleod, M. Mastropietro, C. McCully, S. Montagnac, B. M. Morris, M. Mueller, S. J. Mumford, D. Muna, N. A. Murphy, S. Nelson, G. H. Nguyen, J. P. Ninan, M. Nöthe, S. Ogaz, S. Oh, J. K. Parejko, N. Parley, S. Pascual, R. Patil, A. A. Patil, A. L. Plunkett, J. X. Prochaska, T. Rastogi, V. Reddy Janga, J. Sabater, P. Sakurikar, M. Seifert, L. E. Sherbert, H. Sherwood-Taylor, A. Y. Shih, J. Sick, M. T. Silbiger, S. Singanamalla, L. P. Singer, P. H. Sladen, K. A. Sooley, S. Sornarajah, O. Streicher, P. Teuben, S. W. Thomas, G. R. Tremblay, J. E. H. Turner, V. Terrón, M. H. van Kerkwijk, A. de la Vega, L. L. Watkins, B. A. Weaver, J. B. Whitmore, J. Woillez, V. Zabalza
Comments: Submitted to AAS journals. Comments and feedback welcome through the paper source repository: https://github.com/astropy/astropy-v2.0-paper For more information about Astropy, see http://www.astropy
Subjects: astro-ph.IM