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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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Electromagnetic counterparts from counter-rotating relativistic kicked discs

Friday, August 19th, 2011


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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