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Archive for the ‘accretion discs’ Category

Dynamic Fisheye Grids for Binary Black Holes Simulations

Friday, September 13th, 2013

arXiv:1309.2960

by Zilhão, Miguel and Noble, Scott C.
34 pages, 13 figures. to be submitted to CQG

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Low angular momentum flow model for Sgr A*

Friday, June 29th, 2012

arXiv:1206.5338

by Okuda, Toru and Molteni, Diego
11 pages, 13 figures

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Rotating Accretion Flows: From Infinity to the Black Hole

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

arXiv:1206.4059

by Li, Jason and Ostriker, Jeremiah and Sunyaev, Rashid
18 pages, 9 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Intermediate mass black holes in AGN disks: I. Production & Growth

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1206.2309

by McKernan, B. and Ford, K. E. S. and Lyra, W. and Perets, H. B.
11 pages, 4 figures, MNRAS (accepted)

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The Discovery of an X-ray/UV Stellar Flare from the Late-K/Early-M Dwarf LMC 335

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.6021

by Tsang, B. T. H. and Pun, J. C. S. and Di Stefano, R. and Li, K. L. and Kong, A. K. H.
35 pages, 6 figures, 5 tables, accepted for publication in ApJ

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The gap closes: a new scenario for the evolution of supermassive black hole binaries with gaseous disks

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.5268

by Kocsis, Bence and Haiman, Zoltan and Loeb, Abraham
22 pages, 10 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Gas pile up and overflow in circumbinary accretion disks: Type-I.5 migration

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.4714

by Kocsis, Bence and Haiman, Zoltan and Loeb, Abraham
20 pages, 3 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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The dynamics, appearance and demographics of relativistic jets triggered by tidal disruption of stars in quiescent supermassive black holes

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.1507

by De Colle, Fabio and Guillochon, James and Naiman, Jill and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico
16 pages, 16 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Stable counteralignment of a circumbinary disc

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

arXiv:1204.4185

by Nixon, Chris
5 pages, 4 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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3-D Radiative Transfer Calculations of Radiation Feedback from Massive Black Holes: Outflow of Mass from the Dusty “Torus”

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1204.0063

by Roth, Nathaniel and Kasen, Daniel and Hopkins, Philip F. and Quataert, Eliot
15 pages, 14 figures. Submitted to ApJ; v2 Corrected spelling and other small typos

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Review: Accretion Disk Theory

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.6851

by Armijo, Matias Montesinos
21 pages, 9 figures

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General Relativistic Simulations of Magnetized Plasmas around Merging Supermassive Black Holes

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.6108

by Giacomazzo, Bruno and Baker, John G. and Miller, M. Coleman and Reynolds, Christopher S. and van Meter, James R.
6 pages, 5 figures

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No snow-plough mechanism during the rapid hardening of supermassive black hole binaries

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.4085

by Baruteau, Clément and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico and Masset, Frédéric
5 pages, 5 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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The observed $M – \sigma$ relations imply that SMBHs grow by cold chaotic accretion

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.3450

by Nayakshin, Sergei and Power, Chris and King, Andrew R.
8 pages; submitted to ApJ; version that takes referee’s comments into account

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Evolution of binary black holes in self gravitating discs: dissecting the torques

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

arXiv:1202.6063

by Roedig, Constanze and Sesana, Alberto and Dotti, Massimo and Cuadra, Jorge and Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Haardt, Francesco
14 pages, 12 Figures, submitted to MNRAS

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A tidal disruption-like X-ray flare from the quiescent galaxy SDSS J120136.02+300305.5

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

arXiv:1202.5900

by Saxton, R. D. and Read, A. M. and Esquej, P. and Komossa, S. and Dougherty, S. and Rodriguez-Pascual, P. and Barrado, D.
Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics. 11 pages, 11 figures

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Gravitational wave diagnosis of a circumbinary disk

Monday, January 16th, 2012

arXiv:1201.2858

by Hayasaki, Kimitake and Yagi, Kent and Tanaka, Takahiro and Mineshige, Shin
10 pages, 2 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Stochastic oscillations of general relativistic disks

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

arXiv:1201.2218

by Harko, Tiberiu and Mocanu, Gabriela
10 pages, 8 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Gravitational Recoil From Accretion-Aligned Black-Hole Binaries

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

arXiv:1201.1923

by Lousto, Carlos O. and Zlochower, Yosef and Dotti, Massimo and Volonteri, Marta
17 pages, 10 tables, 14 figures, revtex 4

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Accretion Disc Theory since Shakura and Sunyaev

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

arXiv:1201.2060

by King, Andrew
to appear in proceedings of `The Golden Age of Cataclysmic Variables’, Memorie Societa’ Astronomica Italiana, 2012 (F. Giovannelli and L. Sabau-Graziati eds.)

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Clearing Out a Galaxy

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

arXiv:1201.0866

by Zubovas, Kastytis and King, Andrew R.
6 pages, 1 figure, 2 tables; accepted for publication in ApJ Letters

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Physics of the Galactic Center Cloud G2, on its Way towards the Super-Massive Black Hole

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

arXiv:1201.1414

by Burkert, Andreas and Schartmann, Mark and Alig, Christian and Gillessen, Stefan and Genzel, Reinhard and Fritz, Tobias and Eisenhauer, Frank
22 pages, 13 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Broken discs: warp propagation in accretion discs

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

arXiv:1201.1297

by Nixon, Chris and King, Andrew
8 pages, 9 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Multiphase, non-spherical gas accretion onto a black hole

Monday, December 26th, 2011

arXiv:1112.5483

by Barai, Paramita and Proga, Daniel and Nagamine, Kentaro
23 pages, 11 figures, submitted. Uploaded version contains low-resolution color figures. Version with high-resolution figures can be found at: http://www.physics.unlv.edu/~barai/AllPages/Images-Movies/BHaccr_MultiPhase.pdf

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Measuring the Effects of Artificial Viscosity in SPH Simulations of Rotating Fluid Flows

Saturday, December 24th, 2011

arXiv:1112.5120

by Taylor, Paul A. and Miller, John C.
14 pages, 9 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Accretion-Driven Evolution of Black Holes: Eddington Ratios, Duty Cycles, and Active Galaxy Fractions

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

arXiv:1111.3574

by Shankar, Francesco and Weinberg, David H. and Miralda-Escude’, Jordi
27 pages, 16 Figures. Submitted to MNRAS

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Improving the Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics with an integral approach to calculate gradients

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

arXiv:1111.3261

by Garcia-Senz, Domingo and Cabezon, Ruben M. and Escartin, Jose Antonio
15 pages, 12 figures, accepted for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics

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Convergence of SPH simulations of self-gravitating accretion discs: Sensitivity to the implementation of radiative cooling

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

arXiv:1111.3147

by Rice, W. K. M. and Forgan, D. H. and Armitage, P. J.
9 pages, 11 figures, MNRAS in press

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Dusty gas with SPH – II. Implicit timestepping and astrophysical drag regimes

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

arXiv:1111.3089

by Laibe, Guillaume and Price, Daniel J.
Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Dusty gas with SPH – I. Algorithm and test suite

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

arXiv:1111.3090

by Laibe, Guillaume and Price, Daniel J.
Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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