Publications

2013

Paardekooper, J.-P.; Khochfar, S.; Dalla Vecchia, C., The First Billion Years project: proto-galaxies reionizing the Universe, MNRAS Letters 429

Bryan, S. E.; Kay, S. T.; Duffy, A. R.; Schaye, J.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Booth, C. M., 'The impact of baryons on the spins and shapes of dark matter haloes', MNRAS 429

Davis, T.A. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, The ATLAS3D Project - XIV. The extent and kinematics of the molecular gas in early-type galaxies, MNRAS 429

JohnsonJ. L.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Khochfar, S., 'The First Billion Years project - III: The impact of stellar radiation on the coevolution of Populations II and III', MNRAS 428

Serra, P. et al, (inc. Khochfar, S.), 'Discovery of a giant HI tail in the galaxy group HCG 44', MNRAS 428


2012

McCarthy, I. G.; Schaye, J.; Font, A. S.; Theuns, T.; Frenk, C. S.; Crain, R. A.; Dalla Vecchia, C.,'Rotation rates, sizes, and star formation efficiencies of a representative population of simulated disc galaxies', MNRAS 427

Silk, J.; Antonuccio-Delogu, V.; Dubois, Y.; Gaibler, V.; Haas, M. R.; Khochfar, S.; Krause, M., 'Jet interactions with a giant molecular cloud in the Galactic centre and ejection of hypervelocity stars', A&A 545

Dalla Vecchia, C.; Schaye, J., 'Simulating galactic outflows with thermal supernova feedback', MNRAS 426

Davis, T. et al, (inc. Khochfar, S.), 'Gemini GMOS and WHT SAURON integral-field spectrograph observations of the AGN driven outflow in NGC 1266', MNRAS 426

Agarwal, B.; Khochfar, S.; Johnson, J. L.; Neistein, E.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Livio, M., 'Ubiquitous seeding of supermassive black holes by direct collapse', MNRAS 425

Gaibler, V.;  Khochfar, S.; Krause, M.; Silk, J, ‘Jet-induced star formation in gas-rich galaxies’, MNRAS 425

Tepper-García, T.; Richter, P.; Schaye, J.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Theuns, T., 'Absorption signatures of warm-hot gas at low redshift: broad H I Lyα absorbers', MNRAS 425

LaBlanche, P.-Y. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, 'The ATLAS 3D project - XII. Recovery of the mass-to-light ratio of simulated early-type barred galaxies with axisymmetric dynamical models', MNRAS 424

Jeeson-Daniel, A.; Ciardi, B.; Maio, U.; Pierleoni, M.; Dijkstra, M.; Maselli, A.,'Effect of intergalactic medium on the observability of Lyα emitters during cosmic reionization', MNRAS 424

Sales, L. V.; Navarro, J. F.; Theuns, T.; Schaye, J.; White, S. D. M.; Frenk, C. S.; Crain, R. A.; Dalla Vecchia, C., 'The origin of discs and spheroids in simulated galaxies', MNRAS 423

Ferreras, I.; Pasquali, A.; Khochfar, S. et al., ‘The road to the red sequence: A detailed view of the formation of a "red and dead" massive galaxy at z~2’, ApJ 144

Serra, P. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D project-- XIII. Mass and morphology of HI in early-type galaxies as a function of environment’, MNRAS 422

Cappellari, M. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘A systematic variation of the stellar initial mass function in early-type galaxies’, Nature 484

Petkova, M. & Maio, U., ‘Radiative feedback on early molecular gas and implications for primordial structure formation’, MNRAS 422

Bryan, S. E.; Mao, S.; Kay, S. T.; Schaye, J.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Booth, C. M.,  ‘Influence of baryons on the orbital structure of dark matter haloes’, MNRAS 422

Neistein, E.; Khochfar, S.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Schaye, J., ‘Hydrodynamical simulations and semi-analytic models of galaxy formation: two sides of the same coin’, MNRAS 421

Crocker, A. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D project-- XI. Dense molecular gas properties of CO-luminous early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 421 

Maio, U.; Khochfar, S., ‘The imprint of cosmological non-Gaussianities on primordial structure formation’, MNRAS 421

Wang, L.; Weinmann, S. M.; Neistein, E., ‘A modified star formation law as a solution to open problems in galaxy evolution’, MNRAS 421 

Elliott, J.; Greiner, J.; Khochfar, S.; Schady, P.; Johnson, J. L.; Rau, A., ‘The long gamma-ray burst rate and the correlation with host galaxy properties’, A&A 539

Duffy, A. R.; Kay, S. T.; Battye, R. A.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Schaye, J., ‘Modelling neutral hydrogen in galaxies using cosmological hydrodynamical simulations’, MNRAS 420

Booth, C. M.; Schaye, J.; Delgado, J. D.; Dalla Vecchia, C., ‘The filling factor of intergalactic metals at redshift z=3’, MNRAS 420

Durier, F. & Dalla Vecchia, C., ‘Implementation of feedback in SPH: towards concordance of methods’, MNRAS 419


2011

Khochfar, S. & Silk, J., ‘Understanding the specific star formation rate of high redshift galaxies: the case for two modes of star formation’, MNRAS 410

Johnson, J. L.;  Khochfar, S.; Greif, T.; Durier, F, ‘Accretion onto black holes formed by direct collapse’,MNRAS 410

Gaibler, V.;  Khochfar, S.; Krause, M., ‘Asymmetries in Extragalactic Radio Sources: Clues from 3D Simulations of Jet-Disk Interaction’, MNRAS 411

Kimm, T. ; Yi, S.; Khochfar, S., ‘The Impact of Gas Stripping and Stellar Mass Loss on Satellite Galaxy Evolution’, ApJ 729

Maio, U.; Koopmans, L. V. E.; Ciardi, B., ‘The impact of primordial supersonic flows on early structure formation, reionization and the lowest-mass dwarf galaxies’, MNRAS 412

Johnson, J. L.; Khochfar, S., ‘Suppression of accretion on to low-mass Population III stars’, MNRAS 413

Cappellari, M. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D project-- I. A volume-limited sample of 260 nearby early-type galaxies: science goals and selection criteria’, MNRAS 413

Davis, T. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D project-- V. The CO Tully-Fisher relation of early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 414


Maio, U.; Iannuzzi, F., ‘Baryon history and cosmic star formation in non-Gaussian cosmological models: numerical simulations’, MNRAS 415


Maio, U.; Khochfar, S.; Johnson, J. L., Ciardi, B., ‘The interplay between chemical and mechanical feedback from the first generation of stars’,  MNRAS 414

Krajnovic, D. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘he ATLAS3D project - II. Morphologies, kinemetric features and alignment between photometric and kinematic axes of early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 414

Emsellem, E. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The ATLAS3D project - III. A census of the stellar angular momentum within the effective radius of early-type galaxies: unveiling the distribution of Fast and Slow Rotators’,MNRAS 414

Tepper-Garcia, T.; Richter, P.; Schaye, J.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘Absorption signatures of warm-hot gas at low redshift: OVI’, MNRAS 413

McCarthy, I. G.; Schaye, J.; Ponman,T. J.; Bower, R. G.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘Gas expulsion by quasar-driven winds as a solution to the over-cooling problem in galaxy groups and clusters’, MNRAS 412

van de Voort, F.; Schaye, J.; Booth, C. M.; Haas, M. R.; Dalla Vecchia, C., ‘The rates and modes of gas accretion on to galaxies and their gaseous haloes’, MNRAS 414 

Young, L. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D project -- IV: the molecular gas content of early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 414

Neistein, E.; Li, C.; Khochfar, S.; et al., ‘A tale of two populations: the stellar mass of central and satellite galaxies’, MNRAS 416

Davies, T. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The ATLAS3D project - X. On the origin of the molecular and ionized gas in early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 417

Bois, M. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘VI. Simulations of binary galaxy mergers and the link with Fast Rotators, Slow Rotators, and Kinematically Distinct Cores’, MNRAS 416

Duc, P. A. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The ATLAS3D project - IX. The merger origin of a fast and a slow rotating Early-Type Galaxy revealed with deep optical imaging: first results’, MNRAS 417

Cappellari, M. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D project-- VII. A new look at the morphology of nearby galaxies: the kinematic morphology-density relation’, MNRAS 416

Alatalo, K. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘Discovery of an AGN-Driven Molecular Outflow in the Local Early-Type Galaxy NGC 1266’, ApJ 735

Neistein, E.; Weinmann, S. M.; Li, C.; Boylan-Kolchin, M., ‘Linking haloes to galaxies: how many halo properties are needed?’, MNRAS 414

Khochfar, S. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘The Atlas3D Project-- VIII. Modelling the Formation and Evolution of Fast and Slow Rotator Ellipticals within LCDM’, MNRAS 417

Maio, U. & Iannuzzi, F., ‘Baryon history and cosmic star formation in non-Gaussian cosmological models: numerical simulations’, MNRAS 415

van Daalen, M. P. et al., ‘The effects of galaxy formation on the matter power spectrum: A challenge for precision cosmology’, MNRAS 415

Weinmann, S. M.; Neistein, E.; Dekel, A., ‘On the puzzling plateau in the specific star formation rate at z=2-7’, MNRAS 417

Campisi, M. A.; Maio, U.; Salveterra, R.; Ciardi, B., ‘Population III stars and the long gamma-ray burst rate’, MNRAS 416

van de Voort, F.; Schaye, J.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C., ‘The drop in the cosmic star formation rate below redshift 2 is caused by a change in the mode of gas accretion and by AGN feedback’, MNRAS 415 

Johnson, J. L., ‘Angular momentum transport by thermal emission in black hole accretion discs’, AN 332

Johnson, J. L. & Khochfar S., ‘The Contribution of Supernovae to Cosmic Reionization’, ApJ 743

Font, A. et al., ‘Cosmological simulations of the formation of the stellar haloes around disc galaxies’,MNRAS 416

Altay, G.; Theuns, T.; Schaye, J.; Crighton, N. H. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C., ‘Through Thick and Thin - HI Absorption in Cosmological Simulations’, ApJL 737 

Jeeson-Daniel, A.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; Haas, M. R.; Schaye, J., ‘The correlation structure of dark matter halo properties’, MNRAS 415


2010

Schaye, J.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘The physics driving the cosmic star formation history’, MNRAS 402 

Sawala, T.; Scannapieco, C.; Maio, U.; White, S., ‘Formation of isolated dwarf galaxies with feedback’,MNRAS 402

Johnson, J. L., ‘Population III Star Clusters in the Reionized Universe’, MNRAS 404

Kumar, P.; Johnson, J. L., ‘Supernovae-induced accretion and star formation in the inner kiloparsec of a gaseous disk’, MNRAS 404

Shankar, F.; Marulli, F.; Bernardi, M.; Boylan-Kolchin; M., Dai, X.; Khochfar, S., ‘Further constraining galaxy evolution models through the size function of SDSS early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 405

Peirani, S.; Crocket, M.; Geen, S.; Khochfar, S.; Kaviraj, S.; Silk, J., ‘Composite star formation histories of early-type galaxies from minor mergers: prospects for WFC3’, MNRAS 405

Hopkins, P. F.; Bundy, K.; Croton, D.; Hernquist, L.; Keres, D.; Khochfar, S.; et al., ‘Mergers and Bulge Formation in CDM: Which Mergers Matter?’, ApJ 715

Duffy, A. R.; Schaye, J.; Kay, S. T.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘Impact of baryon physics on dark matter structures: a detailed simulation study of halo density profiles’, MNRAS 405

McCarthy, I. G.; Schaye, J.; Ponman,T. J.; Bower, R. G.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘The case for AGN feedback in galaxy groups’, MNRAS 406

Bois, M. & ATLAS3D TEAM**, ‘Formation of slowly rotating early-type galaxies via major mergers: a Resolution Study’, MNRAS 406

Hirschmann, M.; Khochfar, S.; et al., ‘On the evolution of the intrinsic scatter in black hole versus galaxy mass relations’, MNRAS 407

Ledo, H.; Sarzi, M; Dotti, M.; Khochfar, S.; et al., ‘A Census of Nuclear Stellar Disks in Early-type Galaxies’, MNRAS 407

Maio, U.; Ciardi, B.; Dolag, K.; Tornatore, L.; Khochfar, S., ‘The transition from population III to population II-I star formation’, MNRAS 407

Bertone, S.; Schaye, J.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘Metal-line emission from the warm-hot intergalactic medium: I. Soft X-rays’, MNRAS 407

Hopkins, P.; Crotton, D.; Bundy, K.; Khochfar, S.; et al., ‘Mergers in ΛCDM: Uncertainties in theoretical predictions and interpretations of the merger rate’, ApJ 724

Sales, L. V.; Navaro, J. F.; Schaye, J.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘Feedback and the Structure of Simulated Galaxies at redshift z=2’, MNRAS 409


Bertone, S.; Schaye, J.; Booth, C. M.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘Metal-line emission from the warm-hot intergalactic medium: II. Ultraviolet’, MNRAS 408

Wiersma, R. P. C.; Schaye, J.; Dalla Vecchia, C.; et al., ‘The enrichment history of cosmic metals’,MNRAS 409

Burkert, A.; Genzel, R.; Bouche, N.; Cresci, G.; Khochfar, S.; et al., ‘High-Redshift Star-Forming Galaxies: Angular Momentum and Baryon Fraction, Turbulent Pressure Effects and the Origin of Turbulence’, ApJ 725


2009

Khochfar, S., Silk, J., ‘Dry Mergers: A Crucial Test for Galaxy Formation’, MNRAS 397

Ferreras, I.; Lisker, T.; Pasquali, A.; Khochfar, S., Kaviraj, S., ‘On the Formation of Massive Galaxies: a Simultaneous Study of Number Density, Size and Intrinsic Color Evolution in GOODS’, MNRAS 396

Schawinski, K.; Lintott, C.; Thomas, D.; Sarzi, M.; Andreescu, D.; Bamford, S. P.; Kaviraj, S.; Khochfar, S., et al., ‘Galaxy Zoo: a sample of blue early-type galaxies at low redshift’, MNRAS 396

Khochfar, S. & Silk, J., ‘Modeling the Star Forming Universe at z=2: Impact of Cold Accretion Flows’,ApJL 700

Obreschkow, D.; Croton, D.; De Lucia, G.; Khochfar, S.; Rawlings S., ‘Simulation of the Cosmic Evolution of Atomic and Molecular Hydrogen in Galaxies’, ApJ 698

Weinzirl, T.; Jogee, S.; Khochfar, S.; Burkert, A.; Kormendy, J., ‘Bulge n and B/T in High Mass Galaxies: Constraints on the Origin of Bulges in Hierarchical Models’, ApJ 696

Kaviraj, S.; Peirani, S.; Khochfar, S.; Silk, J.; Kay, S.,‘The role of minor mergers in the recent star formation history of early-type galaxies’, MNRAS 394

Gaibler, V. ; Krause, M.; Camenzind, M. ‘Very Light Magnetized Jets on Large Scales - I. Evolution and Magnetic Fields’ , MNRAS 400

Gaibler, V. ; Camenzind, M. ‘Numerical Models for Emission Line Nebulae in High Redshift Radio Galaxies’ , High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '09

Maio, U. et al., ‘The onset of star formation in primordial haloes’, A&A 503


** ATLAS3D TEAM:   K. Alatalo, L. Blitz, B.M. Bois, F. Bournaud, M. Bureau, M. Cappellari, R. L. Davies, T. A. Davis, P. T. de Zeeuw, P.-A. Duc, E. Emsellem, S. Khochfar, D. Krajnovic, H. Kuntschner, P.-Y. Lablanche, R. M. McDermid, R. Morganti, T. Naab, T. Oosterloo, M. Sarzi, N. Scott, P. Serra, A. Weijmans, L. M. Young