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Electromagnetic counterparts from counter-rotating relativistic kicked discs

Friday, August 19th, 2011

arXiv:1108.3654

by Zanotti, Olindo
6 pages, 4 figures. Accepted by New Astronomy

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Slim accretion disks around black holes

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

arXiv:1108.0396

by Sadowski, A.
Ph.D. thesis written under the supervision of Prof. Marek Abramowicz and defended on July 1, 2011 at the Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center, Polish Academy of Sciences; 206 pages

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Self-regulated growth of supermassive black holes by a dual jet/heating AGN feedback mechanism: methods, tests and implications for cosmological simulations

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

arXiv:1108.0110

by Dubois, Yohan and Devriendt, Julien and Slyz, Adrianne and Teyssier, Romain
24 pages, 18 figures, 1 table, submitted to MNRAS

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Stability of self-gravitating discs under irradiation

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

arXiv:1108.1194

by Rice, W. K. M. and Armitage, P. J. and Mamatsashvili, G. R. and Lodato, G. and Clarke, C. J.
MNRAS, in press

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Electromagnetic counterparts of supermassive black hole binaries resolved by pulsar timing arrays

Monday, July 18th, 2011

arXiv:1107.2937

by Tanaka, Takamitsu and Haiman, Zoltán and Menou, Kristen
16 pages with 5 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Multimessenger astronomy with pulsar timing and X-ray observations of massive black hole binaries

Monday, July 18th, 2011

arXiv:1107.2927

by Sesana, A. and Roedig, C. and Reynolds, M. T. and Dotti, M.
19 pages, 11 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Accretion disks around kicked black holes: Post-kick Dynamics

Monday, July 11th, 2011

arXiv:1107.1711

by Ponce, Marcelo and Faber, Joshua A. and Lombardi, James C.
Submitted to ApJ. Movies available as ‘ancillary files’

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3C390.3: More Stable Evidence for Origination of Double-Peaked Broad Balmer Lines from Accretion Disk Near Central Black Hole

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

arXiv:1107.0455

by Zhang, Xue-Guang
17 pages, 11 figures, MNRAS accepted

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Resolving the Bondi Accretion Flow toward the Supermassive Black Hole of NGC 3115 with Chandra

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

arXiv:1106.3069

by Wong, Ka-Wah and Irwin, Jimmy A. and Yukita, Mihoko and Million, Evan T. and Mathews, William G. and Bregman, Joel N.
5 pages, 4 figures, accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal Letters

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Tidal disruptions of separated binaries in galactic nuclei

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

arXiv:1106.1429

by Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Miller, M. Coleman and Kennedy, Gareth F.
Submitted to MNRAS

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Swift J1644+57: A White Dwarf Tidally Disrupted by a 10^4 M_{odot} Black Hole?

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

arXiv:1106.0923

by Krolik, Julian H. and Piran, Tsvi

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Tidal Disruption Flares of Stars From Moderately Recoiled Black Holes

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

arXiv:1105.4966

by Stone, Nicholas and Loeb, Abraham
15 pages, 8 figures

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Radiative efficiency and thermal spectrum of accretion onto Schwarzschild black holes

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

arXiv:1105.2825

by Noble, Scott C. and Krolik, Julian H. and Schnittman, Jeremy D. and Hawley, John F.
Submitted to ApJ, 26 pages, 12 figures (some in color), AASTEX

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Tidal Disruption Flares: The Accretion Disk Phase

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

arXiv:1105.2060

by Armijo, Matias Montesinos and Pacheco, José A. de Freitas
14 pages, 11 figures, Submitted to the ApJ

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Black Hole Accretion Disks

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

arXiv:1104.5499

by Abramowicz, Marek A. and Fragile, P. Chris
58 pages, 22 figures, submitted to Living Reviews in Relativity

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Discovery of the Onset of Rapid Accretion by a Dormant Massive Black Hole

Friday, April 29th, 2011

arXiv:1104.4787

by Burrows, D. N. and Kennea, J. A. and Ghisellini, G. and Mangano, V. and Zhang, B. and Page, K. L. and Eracleous, M. and Romano, P. and Sakamoto, T. and Falcone, A. D. and Osborne, J. P. and Campana, S. and Beardmore, A. P. and Breeveld, A. A. and Chester, M. M. and Corbet, R. and Covino, S. and Cummings, J. R. and D’Avanzo, P. and D’Elia, V. and Esposito, P. and Evans, P. A. and Fugazza, D. and Gelbord, J. M. and Hiroi, K. and Holland, S. T. and Huang, K. Y. and Im, M. and Israel, G. and Jeon, Y. and Jeon, Y. -B. and Kawai, N. and Krimm, H. A. and Mészáros, P. and Negoro, H. and Omodei, N. and Park, W. -K. and Perkins, J. S. and Sugizaki, M. and Sung, H. -I. and Tagliaferri, G. and Troja, E. and Ueda, Y. and Urata, Y. and Usui, R. and Antonelli, L. A. and Barthelmy, S. D. and Cusumano, G. and Giommi, P. and Marshall, F. E. and Melandri, A. and Perri, M. and Racusin, J. L. and Sbarufatti, B. and Siegel, M. H. and Gehrels, N.
Submitted to Nature. 4 pages, 3 figures (main paper). 26 pages, 13 figures (supplementary information)

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Limiting eccentricity of sub-parsec massive black hole binaries surrounded by self-gravitating gas discs

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

arXiv:1104.3868

by Rödig, Constanze and Dotti, Massimo and Sesana, Alberto and Cuadra, Jorge and Colpi, Monica
10 pages, 7 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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A relativistic jetted outburst from a massive black hole fed by a tidally disrupted star

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

arXiv:1104.3257

by Bloom, Joshua S. and Giannios, Dimitrios and Metzger, Brian D. and Cenko, S. Bradley and Perley, Daniel A. and Butler, Nathaniel R. and Tanvir, Nial R. and Levan, Andrew J. and Brien, Paul T. O’ and Strubbe, Linda E. and De Colle, Fabio and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico and Lee, William H. and Nayakshin, Sergei and Quataert, Eliot and King, Andrew R. and Cucchiara, Antonino and Guillochon, James and Bower, Geoffrey C. and Fruchter, Andrew S. and Morgan, Adam N. and van der Horst, Alexander J.
Submitted, 32 pages including supplemental online material

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Radio transients from stellar tidal disruption by massive black holes

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

arXiv:1102.1429

by Giannios, Dimitrios and Metzger, Brian D.
5 pages, 2 figures, submitted to MNRAS Letters

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Near-infrared polarimetry as a tool for testing properties of accreting super-massive black holes

Monday, February 7th, 2011

arXiv:1102.0775

by Zamaninasab, M. and Eckart, A. and Dovciak, M. and Karas, V. and Schoedel, R. and Witzel, G. and Sabha, N. and Garcia-Marin, M. and Kunneriath, D. and Muzic, K. and Straubmeier, C. and Valencia-S, M. and Zensus, J. A.
12 pages, 13 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Mergers of Supermassive Black Holes in Astrophysical Environments

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

arXiv:1101.4684

by Bode, Tanja and Bogdanovic, Tamara and Haas, Roland and Healy, James and Laguna, Pablo and Shoemaker, Deirdre
5 pages, 4 figures, 1 table

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Tidal stellar disruptions by massive black hole pairs: II. Decaying binaries

Monday, January 10th, 2011

arXiv:1012.4466

by Chen, Xian and Sesana, Alberto and Madau, Piero and Liu, Fukun
16 pages, 20 figures, accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal

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Multiple Tidal Disruptions as an Indicator of Binary Super-Massive Black Hole Systems

Monday, November 29th, 2010

arXiv:1011.5874

by Wegg, Christopher and Bode, J. Nate
5 pages, 3 figures

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Numerical Parameter Survey of Nonradiative Black Hole Accretion — Flow Structure and Variability of the Rotation Measure

Friday, November 26th, 2010

arXiv:1011.5498

by Pang, Bijia and Pen, Ue-Li and Matzner, Christopher D. and Green, Stephen R. and Liebendörfer, Matthias

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Magnetothermal and magnetorotational instabilities in hot accretion flows

Friday, November 26th, 2010

arXiv:1011.5331

by Bu, De-Fu and Yuan, Feng and Stone, James M
7 pages, 9 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Massive black holes in stellar systems: ‘quiescent’ accretion and luminosity

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

arXiv:1011.4311

by Volonteri, Marta and Dotti, Massimo and Campbell, Duncan and Mateo, Mario
Submitted to ApJ

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Star Formation in Quasar Disk

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

arXiv:1011.3541

by Jiang, Yanfei and Goodman, Jeremy
34 pages, 8 figures. Submitted to ApJ

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Retrograde Accretion and Merging Supermassive Black Holes

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

arXiv:1011.1914

by Nixon, C. J. and Cossins, P. J. and King, A. R. and Pringle, J. E.
8 pages, 4 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS. Movies of the simulations can be found at: http://www.astro.le.ac.uk/users/cjn12/RetroBinaryMovies.html

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Probing Intermediate Mass Black Holes With Optical Emission Lines from Tidally Disrupted White Dwarfs

Monday, November 1st, 2010

arXiv:1010.6087

by Clausen, Drew and Eracleous, Michael
19 pages, 9 figures, accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal

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Electromagnetic Counterparts to Black Hole Mergers

Monday, October 18th, 2010

arXiv:1010.3250

by Schnittman, Jeremy D.
10 pages, 1 figure, submitted to Class. Quantum Grav. special issue: proceedings of 8th LISA Symposium

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