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Supermassive black hole mergers as dual sources for electromagnetic flares in the jet emission and gravitational waves

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013


by Tápai, M. and Gergely, L. Á. and Keresztes, Z. and Wiita, P. J. and Biermann, P. L.
to appear in Astronomical Notes (Astronomische Nachrichten), issue 9, 2013

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Rotating Accretion Flows: From Infinity to the Black Hole

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012


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

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The Tidal Disruption of Giant Stars and Their Contribution to the Flaring Supermassive Black Hole Population

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012


by MacLeod, Morgan and Guillochon, James and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico
18 pages, 18 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Hydrodynamical Simulations to Determine the Feeding Rate of Black Holes by the Tidal Disruption of Stars: The Importance of the Impact Parameter and Stellar Structure

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012


by Guillochon, James and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico
14 pages, 11 figures. Submitted to ApJ

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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


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


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


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


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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Accretion, Growth of Supermassive Black Holes, and Feedback in Galaxy Mergers

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Li, Li-Xin
11 pages, 4 figures. Submitted to MNRAS

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An ultraviolet-optical flare from the tidal disruption of a helium-rich stellar core

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Gezari, S. and Chornock, R. and Rest, A. and Huber, M. E. and Forster, K. and Berger, E. and Challis, P. J. and Neill, J. D. and Martin, D. C. and Heckman, T. and Lawrence, A. and Norman, C. and Narayan, G. and Foley, R. J. and Marion, G. H. and Scolnic, D. and Chomiuk, L. and Soderberg, A. and Smith, K. and Kirshner, R. P. and Riess, A. G. and Smartt, S. J. and Stubbs, C. W. and Tonry, J. L. and Wood-Vasey, W. M. and Burgett, W. S. and Chambers, K. C. and Grav, T. and Heasley, J. N. and Kaiser, N. and Kudritzki, R. -P. and Magnier, E. A. and Morgan, J. S. and Price, P. A.
To appear in Nature on May 10, 2012

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Stable counteralignment of a circumbinary disc

Saturday, April 21st, 2012


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


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

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012


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


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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A star disrupted by a stellar black hole as the origin of the cloud falling towards the Galactic center

Monday, February 27th, 2012


by Miralda-Escude, Jordi
submitted to ApJ

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Tidal Disruptions of White Dwarfs from Ultra-Close Encounters with Intermediate Mass Spinning Black Holes

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012


by Haas, Roland and Shcherbakov, Roman V. and Bode, Tanja and Laguna, Pablo
15 pages, 17 figures, submitted to Astrophysical Journal

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Gravitational wave diagnosis of a circumbinary disk

Monday, January 16th, 2012


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

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Accretion Disc Theory since Shakura and Sunyaev

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012


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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Broken discs: warp propagation in accretion discs

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012


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


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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Radio Monitoring of the Tidal Disruption Event Swift J164449.3+573451. I. Jet Energetics and the Pristine Parsec-Scale Environment of a Supermassive Black Hole

Saturday, December 10th, 2011


by Berger, E. and Zauderer, A. and Pooley, G. G. and Soderberg, A. M. and Sari, R. and Brunthaler, A. and Bietenholz, M. F.
Submitted to ApJ; 22 pages, 2 tables, 9 figures

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

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011


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


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


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


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

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Jets from Tidal Disruptions of Stars by Black Holes

Monday, November 14th, 2011


by Krolik, Julian H. and Piran, Tsvi

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Sgr A* flares: tidal disruption of asteroids and planets?

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Zubovas, Kastytis and Nayakshin, Sergei and Markoff, Sera
11 pages. MNRAS submitted

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Observing Lense-Thirring Precession in Tidal Disruption Flares

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011


by Stone, Nicholas and Loeb, Abraham
4 pages, 4 figures

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On the detectability of dual jets from binary black holes

Monday, September 12th, 2011


by Moesta, Philipp and Alic, Daniela and Rezzolla, Luciano and Zanotti, Olindo and Palenzuela, Carlos
4 pages, 3 figures

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1H0707-495 in 2011: An X-ray source within a gravitational radius of the event horizon

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011


by Fabian, A. C. and Zoghbi, A. and Wilkins, D. and Dwelly, T. and Uttley, P. and Schartel, N. and Miniutti, G. and Gallo, L. and Grupe, D. and Komossa, S. and Santos-Lleo, M.
9 pages, 19 figures, MNRAS in press

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