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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2011

Astronomy, astrophysics

Cordero-Carrion, Dr. Isabel

Universidad de Valencia, Spain
Field of research: Astrophysics
Host: Dr. Ewald Müller Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik
  • Isabel Cordero-Carrión, Pablo Cerdá-Durán, José María Ibáñez.: Gravitational waves in Fully Constrained Formulation in a dynamical spacetime with matter content. In: Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 314, 2011, p. 012078 [Formalisms of Einstein equations, numerical relativity, gravitational waves.].

  • Isabel Cordero-Carrión José María Ibáñez Juan Antonio Morales-Lladosa: Maximal slicings in spherical symmetry: Local existence and construction. In: Journal of Mathematical Physics. 52, 2011, p. 112501 - 112516 [General relativity, Maximal slicings, Spherical symmetric spacetimes.].

Langer, Prof. Dr. Norbert

Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Germany
Field of research: Astrophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Fohrmann Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Dufton, P.L., Dunstall, P.R., Evans, C.J., Brott, I., Cantiello, M., de Koter, A., de Mink, S.E., Fraser, M., H´enault-Brunet, V., Howarth, I.D., Langer, N., Lennon, D.J., Markova, N., Sana, H., and Taylor, W.D. 2011: The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey: The Fastest Rotating O-type Star and Shortest Period LMC Pulsar Remnants of a Supernova Disrupted Binary?. In: The Astrophysical Journal. 743, 2011, p. L22.

  • Bestenlehner, J.M., Vink, J.S., Gr¨afener, G., Najarro, F., Evans, C.J., Bastian, N., Bonanos, A.Z., Bressert, E., Crowther, P.A., Doran, E., Friedrich, K., H´enault-Brunet, V., Herrero, A., de Koter, A., Langer, N., Lennon, D.J., Ma´ız Apell´aniz, J., Sana, H., Soszynski, I., and Taylor, W.D.: The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey. III. A very massive star in apparent isolation from the massive cluster R136. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 2011, p. L14.

  • Taylor, W.D., Evans, C.J., Sana, H., Walborn, N.R., de Mink, S.E., Stroud, V.E., Alvarez- Candal, A., Barb´a, R.H., Bestenlehner, J.M., Bonanos, A.Z., Brott, I., Crowther, P.A., de Koter, A., Friedrich, K., Gr¨afener, G., H´enault-Brunet, V., Herrero, A., Kaper, L., Langer, N., Lennon, D.J.,Ma´ız Apell´aniz, J.,Markova, N.,Morrell, N.,Monaco, L., and Vink, J.S.: The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey. II. R139 revealed as a massive binary system. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 530, 2011, p. L10.

  • Neilson, H. R., Cantiello,M., Langer, N.: The Cepheidmass discrepancy and pulsationdriven mass loss. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 529, 2011, p. L9.

  • Gr¨afener, G., Vink, J. S., de Koter, A., Langer, N.: The Eddington factor as the key to understand the winds of the most massive stars. Evidence for a -dependence of Wolf-Rayet type mass loss. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 535, 2011, p. A147.

  • Larsen, S. S., deMink, S. E., Eldridge, J. J., Langer, N., Bastian, N., Seth, A., Smith, L. J., Brodie, J., Efremov, Y. N.: Resolved photometry of extragalactic young massive star clusters. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 532, 2011, p. A147.

  • Vink, J. S., Muijres, L. E., Anthonisse, B., de Koter, A., Gr¨afener, G., Langer, N.: Windmodelling of verymassive stars up to 300 solarmasses. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 531, 2011, p. A132.

  • Clark, J. S., Ritchie, B. W., Negueruela, I., Crowther, P. A., Damineli, A., Jablonski, F. J., Langer, N.: A VLT/FLAMES survey for massive binaries in Westerlund 1. III.The WC9d binary W239 and implications for massive stellar evolution. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 531, 2011, p. A28.

  • Brott, I., Evans, C.J., Hunter, I., de Koter, A., Langer, N., Dufton, P.L., Cantiello, M., Trundle, C., Lennon, D.J., de Mink, S.E., Yoon, S.-C., and Anders, P: Rotating massive main-sequence stars. II. Simulating a population of LMC early B-type stars as a test of rotational mixing. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 530, 2011, p. A116.

  • Brott, I., de Mink, S. E., Cantiello, M., Langer, N., de Koter, A., Evans, C. J., Hunter, I., Trundle, C., Vink, J. S.: Rotating massive main-sequence stars. I. Grids of evolutionary models and isochrones. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 530, 2011, p. A115.

  • Hubrig, S., Sch¨oller, M., Kharchenko, N. V., Langer, N., deWit,W. J., Ilyin, I., Kholtygin, A. F., Piskunov, A. E., Przybilla, N., Magori Collaboration: Exploring the origin of magnetic fields in massive stars: a survey of O-type stars in clusters and in the field. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 528, 2011, p. A151.

  • Muijres, L. E., de Koter, A., Vink, J. S., Krtiˇcka, J., Kub´at, J., Langer, N.: Predictions of the effect of clumping on the wind properties of O-type stars. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 526, 2011, p. A32.

  • Tauris, T. M., Langer, N., Kramer, M.: PSR J1614-2230: evidence for a neutron star born massive. In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 416, 2011, p. 2130 - 2142.

  • Eldridge, J. J., Langer, N., Tout, C. A.: Runaway stars as progenitors of supernovae and gamma-ray bursts. In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 416, 2011, p. 3501 - 3520.

  • Dessart, L., Hillier, D. J., Livne, E., Yoon, S.-C., Woosley, S., Waldman, R., Langer, N.: Core-collapse explosions of Wolf-Rayet stars and the connection to Type IIb/Ib/Ic supernovae. In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 414, 2011, p. 2985 - 3005.

  • Sch¨oller, M., Hubrig, S., Ilyin, I., Kharchenko, N. V., Briquet, M., Gonz´alez, J. F., Langer, N., Oskinova, L. M.: Magnetic field studies of massive main sequence stars. In: Astronomische Nachrichten. 332, 2011, p. 994.

Litvinenko, Dr. Yuri

University of Waikato, Germany
Field of research: Solar physics
Host: Dr. Horst Fichtner Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Yuri Litvinenko: Regular versus Diffusive Photospheric Flux Cancellation. In: Astrophysical Journal. 731, 2011, p. L39 [Magnetic fields; Magnetic reconnection; Sun: photosphere].

  • Yuri Litvinenko, Reinhard Schlickeiser: Focused Acceleration of Cosmic-ray Particles in Non-uniform Magnetic Fields. In: Astrophysical Journal. 732, 2011, p. L31 [Acceleration of particles, Turbulence, Cosmic rays].

Lora Castellanos, Dr. Veronica

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Astrophysics
Host: Dr. Andreas Just Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • A. C Raga, A Noriega-Crespo, V. Lora, K. R. Stapelfeldt, S. J. Carey: The Jet/Counterjet Infrared Symmetry of HH 34 and the Size of the Jet Formation Region. In: ApJ. 730, 2011, p. L17 [circumstellar matter, Herbig-Haro objects, infrared: ISM, ISM: individual objects: HH 34, ISM: jets and outflows, stars: formation].

  • A. Noriega-Crespo, A. C. Raga, V. Lora, K. R. Stapelfeldt, S. J. Carey: The Precession of the Herbig-Haro 111 Flow in the Infrared. In: ApJ. 732, 2011, p. L16 [circumstellar matter, Herbig-Haro objects, infrared: ISM, ISM: individual objects: HH 111, ISM: jets and outflows, stars: formation].

  • A. C. Raga, A. Noriega-Crespo, J. C. Rodríguez-Ramírez, V. Lora, K. R. Stappelfeldt, S. J. Carey: An intepretive ballistic model for quasi-symmetric bipolar jet systems. In: Revista Mexicana de Astronomía y Astrofísica. 47, 2011, p. 289 - 295 [Herbig-Haro objects, infrared: ISM, ISM: individual objects (HH 34, HH 111), ISM: jets and outflows, stars: formation].

Marti-Vidal, Dr. Ivan

Universidad de Valencia, Spain
Field of research: Radioastronomy
Host: Prof. Dr. J. Anton Zensus Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
  • Ivan Marti-Vidal; Marcaide, J. M.; Alberdi, A.; Guirado, J. C.; Pérez-Torres, M. A.; Ros, E.: Radio emission of SN1993J: the complete picture. I. Re-analysis of all the available VLBI data. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics. 526A, 2011, p. 142 [radio continuum: stars, supernovae: general, supernovae: individual: SN1993J, galaxies: individual: M 81].

  • Ivan Marti-Vidal; Marcaide, J. M.; Alberdi, A.; Guirado, J. C.; Pérez-Torres, M. A.; Ros, E.: Radio emission of SN1993J: the complete picture. II. Simultaneous fit of expansion and radio light curves. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics. 526A, 2011, p. 143 [acceleration of particles, radiation mechanisms: non-thermal, radio continuum: stars, supernovae: general, supernovae: individual: SN1993J, galaxies: individual: M 81].

  • Ivan Marti-Vidal; Marcaide, J. M.; Quirrenbach, A.; Ohnaka, K.; Guirado, J. C.; Wittkowski, M.: AMBER observations of the AGB star RS Cap: extended atmosphere and comparison with stellar models. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics (accepted). 2011, [techniques : interferometric – stars : atmospheres – stars : late type – stars : invididual : RS Cap].

  • Ivan Marti-Vidal; Perez-Torres, M.A.; Brunthaler, A.: Electron cooling and the connection between expansion and flux-density evolution in radio supernovae. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics (accepted). 2011, [acceleration of particles – radiation mechanisms : nonthermal – radio continuum: stars – supernovae: general].

Morin, Dr. Julien

Universite de Montpellier II (des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc), France
Field of research: Astrophysics
Host: Dr. Ansgar Reiners Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Julien Morin, Emmanuel Dormy, Martin Schrinner, Jean-Francois Donati: Weak- and strong-field dynamos: from the Earth to the stars. In: MNRAS. 418, 2011, p. L133 - L137 [astrophysics geophysics dynamo].

  • Audrey Morgenthaler, Pascal Petit, Julien Morin, Michel Auriere, Boris Dintrans, Renada Konstantinova-Antova, Stephen Marsden: Direct observation of magnetic cycles in Sun-like stars. In: Astronomische Nachrichten. 332, 2011, p. 866 - 871 [stars: magnetic fields stars: activity stars: rotation techniques: polarimetric ].

Myers, Prof. Dr. Adam David

University of Wyoming, United States of America
Field of research: Astronomy
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Walter Rix Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie
  • Hai Fu, Zhi-Yu Zhang, Roberto J. Assef, Alan Stockton, Adam D. Myers, Lin Yan, S. George Djorgovski, J. M. Wrobel, Dominik A. Riechers : A Kiloparsec-Scale Binary Active Galactic Nucleus Confirmed by the Expanded Very Large Array. In: The Astrophysical Journal Letters. 740, 2011, p. L44 [galaxies: active —galaxies: interactions —galaxies: nuclei —galaxies: individual (SDSSJ150243.1+111557) ].

Perez-Beaupuits, Dr. Juan-Pablo

European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere, Chile
Field of research: Radioastronomy
Host: Dr. Rolf Güsten Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
  • Juan-Pablo Perez-Beaupuits, Keiichi Wada, Marco Spaans: The Structure and Dynamics of An Active Galactic Nucleus Torus: CO Line Predictions for ALMA from Three-dimensional Hydrodynamical Simulations with X-ray-driven Chemistry. In: The Astrophysical Journal. 730, 2011, p. 48 - 66 [galaxies: evolution; galaxies: ISM; methods: numerical].

  • Juan-Pablo Perez-Beaupuits, Henrik W. W. Spoon, Marco Spaans, John-David T. Smith: The deeply obscured AGN of NGC 4945. I. Spitzer-IRS maps of [Ne V], [Ne II], H_2 0-0 S(1), S(2), and other tracers. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics. 533, 2011, p. A56 [galaxies: active; galaxies: nuclei; galaxies: individual: NGC 4945; ISM: lines and bands].

Popovic, Prof. Dr. Luka C.

Astronomical Observatory of Belgrade, Serbia
Field of research: Astrophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. J. Anton Zensus Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
  • Popović, L. Č.; Shapovalova, A. I.; Ilić, D.; Kovačević, A.; Kollatschny, W.; Burenkov, A. N.; Chavushyan, V. H.; Bochkarev, N. G.; León-Tavares, J.: Spectral optical monitoring of 3C 390.3 in 1995-2007. II. Variability of the spectral line parameters. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 528, 2011, p. id.A130 [galaxies: active, quasars: individual: 3C 390.3, line: profiles].

  • Luka Č. Popović and Jelena Kovačević: OPTICAL EMISSION-LINE PROPERTIES OF A SAMPLE OF THE BROAD-LINE ACTIVE GALACTIC NUCLEI: THE BALDWIN EFFECT AND EIGENVECTOR 1. In: The Astrophysical Journal. 738, 68, 2011, p. 1 - 11 [galaxies: nuclei, line: profiles, quasars: emission lines].

Sagar, Prof. Dr. Ram

Indian Institute of Astrophysics, India
Field of research: Stellar physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaas S. De Boer Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • R. Roy, B. Kumar et al. including Ram Sagar: SN 2008gz -- most likely a normal type IIP event. In: Monthly Notices of Royal Astronomical Society. 414, 2011, p. 167 - 183 [Supernova].

  • R. K.S. Yadav, E.V. Glushkhova, D.P. Sariya, A.V. Porokhova, Brijesh kumar and Ram Sagar: Optical photometric study of the open clusters Koposov 12, Koposov 53 and Koposov 77. In: Monthly Notices of Royal Astronomical Society. 414, 2011, p. 652 - 658 [Star clusters].

  • T. Bangia, A. Kumar, R. Sagar, P.K. Agarwal and S.K. Singh: DEVELOPMENT OF MIE LIDAR SYSTEM AND INITIAL CLOUD OBSERVATIONS OVER CENTRAL HIMALAYAN REGION. In: Scientific Research and Essays . 6 (4), 2011, p. 896 - 907 [Lidar, atmospheric science].

  • T. Bangia, A. Omar, R. Sagar, A. Kumar, S. Bhattacharjee, A. Reddy, P.K. Agarwal and D. V. Phanikumar : STUDY OF ATMOSPHERIC AEROSOLS OVER THE CENTRAL HIMALAYAN REGION USING A NEWLY DEVELOPED MIE LIGHT DETECTION AND RANGING SYSTEM: PRELIMINARY RESULTS . In: J. Applied Remote sensing . 5, 2011, p. 053521 (1) - 053521(12) [Aerosols].

  • R. Roy, B. Kumar et al. including R. Sagar: SN 2008 IN – BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN NORMAL AND FAINT SUPERNOVAE OF TYPE IIP. In: Astrophys. J. . 736, 2011, p. id. 76 - 1 - id. 76 -20 [Supernovae].

  • T. Bangia, P.K. Agarwal, A. Kumar, S.K. Singh and R. Sagar : OPTO-MECHNICAL DESIGN, ANALYSIS AND ECONOMICAL MANUFACTURE OF A LARGE APERTURE LIDAR RECEIVER TELESCOPE . In: Journal Eng. Technol. Res.. 3(6), 2011, p. 180 - 196 [Lidar, atmospheric science].

  • Gopal Krishna, Arti Goyal, S. Joshi, C. Karthick, Ram Sagar, P.J. Wiita, G.C. Anupama and D.K. Sahu : RAPID OPTICAL VARIABILITY OF TEV BLAZARS. In: Mon. Not. R. Astr. Soc. . 416, 2011, p. 101 - 117 [Variability, Blazars].

  • U.C. Dumka, K. Krishna Moorthy, S.N. Tripathi, P. Hegde and Ram Sagar : ALTITUDE VARIATION OF AEROSOL PROPERTIES OVER THE HIMALAYAN RANGE INFERRED FROM SPATIAL MEASUREMENTS . In: J. Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. 73, 2011, p. 1747 - 1761 [Atmospheric aerosols].

  • Ram Sagar, A. Omar, Brijesh Kumar, Maheswar Gopinathan, S.B. Pandey, T. Bangia, J.S. Pant, V. Shukla and Sobhit Yadava : THE NEW 130-CM OPTICAL TELESCOPE AT DEVASTHAL–NAINITAL . In: Current Science. 101, 2011, p. 1020 - 1023 [Optical telescope].

Savolainen, Dr. Tuomas K.

Aalto University, Finland
Field of research: Radioastronomy
Host: Prof. Dr. J. Anton Zensus Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
  • Christian M. Fromm, Manuel Perucho, Eduardo Ros, Tuomas K. Savolainen, Andrei P. Lobanov, J. Anton Zensus, Margo F. Aller, Hugh D. Aller, Mark A. Gurwell, Anne Lähteenmäki: Catching the radio flare in CTA 102. I. Light curve analysis. In: Astronomy & Astrophysics. 531, 2011, p. 95.

  • Abdo et al. (including Tuomas K. Savolainen): The First Fermi Multifrequency Campaign on BL Lacertae: Characterizing the Low-activity State of the Eponymous Blazar. In: The Astrophysical Journal. 730, 2011, p. 101.

Sluse, Dr. Dominique

Universite de Liege, Belgium
Field of research: Astrophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim Wambsganß Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Dominique Sluse, Robert Schmidt, Frederic Courbin, Damien Hutsem\'ekers, Georges Meylan, Alexander Eigenbrod, Timo Anguita, Eric Agol, Joachim Wambsganss: Zooming into the broad line region of the gravitationally lensed quasar QSO 2237+0305 = the Einstein Cross: III. Determination of the size and structure of the CIV and CIII] emitting regions using microlensing . In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 518, 2011, p. A100 [Astrophysics, Gravitational lensing, microlensing, strong-lensing, quasars, emission lines ].

  • Cecile Faure, Dominique Sluse, Nicolas Cantale, Malte Tewes, Frederic Courbin, Philippe Durrer, Georges Meylan.: VLT adaptive optics search for luminous substructures in the lens galaxy towards SDSS J0924+0219. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 536, 2011, p. A29 [strong lensing, quasars: individual: SDSS J092455.87+021924.9].

  • Frederic Courbin, Virginie Chantry, Yves Revaz, Dominique Sluse, Cecile Faure, Malte Tewes, Eva Eulaers, Mina Koleva, I. Asfandiyarov, Simon Dye, Pierre Magain, Hans van Winckel, Jonathan Coles, Prasenjit Saha, Mansur Ibrahimov, Georges Meylan: COSMOGRAIL: the COSmological MOnitoring of GRAvItational Lenses. IX. Time delays, lens dynamics and baryonic fraction in HE 0435-1223. In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 536, 2011, p. A53 [cosmological parameters, gravitational lensing].