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[1]  arXiv:1602.01805 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Analysing the impact of far-out side-lobes on the imaging performance of the SKA-LOW telescope
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[2]  arXiv:1602.01800 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Modelling the flaring emission at the Galactic Centre
Authors: E. M. Howard
Comments: 3 pages, 2 figures, Galactic Center Workshop (19 - 23 October 2009 : Shanghai, China), The Galactic Center: a Window to the Nuclear Environment of Disk Galaxies. Proceedings of a workshop held at Shanghai, China Oct. 19-23, 2009. Ed. M. R. Morris, Q. D. Wang, F. Yuan. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2011, p.378
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[3]  arXiv:1602.01797 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Resolved Companions of Cepheids: Testing the Candidates with X-Ray Observations
Comments: 30 pages, 7 figures, accepted by AJ
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[4]  arXiv:1602.01784 [pdf, other]
Title: Constraints on cosmology and gravity from the dynamics of voids
Comments: 9 pages, 5 figures. Comments welcome
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[5]  arXiv:1602.01769 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: On the mass and origin of Chariklo's rings
Authors: Margaret Pan (Toronto/MIT), Yanqin Wu (Toronto)
Comments: 26 pages, 4 figures, accepted to ApJ
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[6]  arXiv:1602.01765 [pdf, other]
Title: Constraints on the Coupling between Dark Energy and Dark Matter from CMB data
Comments: 19 pages, 8 figures, 6 tables
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[7]  arXiv:1602.01757 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Be Stars as Seen Through Telescopes in Survey Mode (I)
Comments: To appear in conference proceedings "Bright Emissaries: Be Stars as Messengers of Star-Disk Physics", eds. A. Sigut and C. Jones (11 Aug 2014 - 13 Aug 2014, London, Ontario, Canada)
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[8]  arXiv:1602.01754 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Global Solar Dynamo
Comments: Accepted in Space Science Reviews NORDITA-2015-97
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[9]  arXiv:1602.01746 [pdf, other]
Title: Optimizing parameter constraints: a new tool for Fisher matrix forecasts
Authors: L. Amendola, E. Sellentin (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
Comments: 6 pages, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[10]  arXiv:1602.01744 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Short-term variability and mass loss in Be stars I. BRITE satellite photometry of $η$ and $μ$ Centauri
Comments: Recommended for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[11]  arXiv:1602.01740 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Five transiting hot Jupiters discovered using WASP-South, Euler and TRAPPIST: WASP-119 b, WASP-124 b, WASP-126 b, WASP-129 b and WASP-133 b
Authors: P. F. L. Maxted (Keele, UK), D. R. Anderson (Keele, UK), A. Collier Cameron (St Andrews, UK), L. Delrez (Liège, Belgium), M. Gillon (Liège, Belgium), C. Hellier (Keele, UK), E. Jehin (Liège, Belgium), M. Lendl (Graz, Austria), M. Neveu-VanMalle (Geneva), F. Pepe (Geneva), D. Pollacco (Warwick, UK), D. Queloz (Cambridge, UK), D. Ségransan (Geneva), B. Smalley (Keele, UK), A. M. S. Smith (DLR, Berlin), J. Southworth (Keele, UK), A. H. M. J. Triaud (Cambridge, UK), S. Udry (Geneva), T. Wagg (Keele, UK), R. G. West (Warwick, UK)
Comments: 8 pages, 6 figures. Submitted to A&A. Subheadings in abstract required for correct processing of LaTeX file do not appear in the submitted version
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[12]  arXiv:1602.01738 [pdf, other]
Title: MIMAC low energy electron-recoil discrimination measured with fast neutrons
Authors: Q. Riffard (1), D. Santos (1), O. Guillaudin (1), G. Bosson (1), O. Bourrion (1), J. Bouvier (1), T. Descombes (1), J.-F. Muraz (1), L. Lebreton (2), D. Maire (2), P. Colas (3), I. Giomataris (3), J. Busto (4), D. Fouchez (4), J. Brunner (4), C. Tao (4) ((1) LPSC Grenoble, (2) IRSN Cadarache, (3) IRFU Saclay,(4) CPPM Marseille)
Comments: 11 pages, 14 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Instrumentation and Detectors (physics.ins-det)
[13]  arXiv:1602.01736 [pdf, other]
Title: The bolometric light curves and physical parameters of stripped-envelope supernovae
Comments: 33 pages, 29 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[14]  arXiv:1602.01724 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Dust masses of disks around 8 Brown Dwarfs and Very Low-Mass Stars in Upper Sco OB1 and Ophiuchus
Comments: 9 pages,6 figures, accepted to ApJ on 26/01/2016
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[15]  arXiv:1602.01721 [pdf, other]
Title: Spiral-driven accretion in protoplanetary discs - II Self-similar solutions
Comments: accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[16]  arXiv:1602.01713 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Detection of binary and multiple systems among rapidly rotating K and M dwarf stars from Kepler data
Journal-ref: Living Together: Planets, Host Stars and Binaries, ASP Conference Series, 2015, Vol. 496., p.83
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[17]  arXiv:1602.01708 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The R1R2' outer ring revealed by young open cluster data
Comments: 7 pages, 2 figures, to be published in Baltic Astronomy. arXiv admin note: substantial text overlap with arXiv:1601.01282
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[18]  arXiv:1602.01694 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Very Hight Energy Observationa of Shell-Type Supernova Remnants with SHALON Mirror Cherenkov Telescopes
Comments: Published in Bulletin of the Lebedev Physics Institute, 2015, vol. 42, issue 6, pp. 169-175
Journal-ref: Bulletin of the Lebedev Physics Institute, 2015, vol. 42, issue 6, pp. 169-175
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[19]  arXiv:1602.01688 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: On the 2015 outburst of the EXor variable star V1118 Ori
Comments: Submitted to ApJ Letters
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[20]  arXiv:1602.01683 [pdf]
Title: The Influence of Magnetic Fields on UHECR Propagation from Virgo A
Comments: In Proceedings of the 34th International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC2015), The Hague, The Netherlands
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[21]  arXiv:1602.01676 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A new insight into the V1184 Tau variability
Comments: Accepted by A&A
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[22]  arXiv:1602.01669 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Probing spacetime around Sagittarius A* using modeled VLBI closure phases
Comments: 13 pages, 7 figures
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[23]  arXiv:1602.01668 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Indication of the High Mass-Transfer Ratio in S-type Symbiotic Binaries
Comments: proceedings of the conference "The Physics of Evolved Stars: a Conference Dedicated to the Memory of Olivier Chesneau", 2 pages, 2 figures
Journal-ref: EAS Publication Series, Volume 71-72, 2015, pp. 195-196
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[24]  arXiv:1602.01664 [pdf]
Title: The Moon Zoo citizen science project: Preliminary results for the Apollo 17 landing site
Comments: Accepted for publication in Icarus
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[25]  arXiv:1602.01654 [pdf, other]
Title: Novel Analysis of the Multiwavelength Structure of Relativistic Jet in Quasar 3C 273
Comments: Submitted to ApJ
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[26]  arXiv:1602.01649 [pdf, other]
Title: MUSE crowded field 3D spectroscopy of over 12,000 stars in the globular cluster NGC 6397 - I. The first spectroscopic HRD of a globular cluster
Comments: 14 pages, 16 figures, 3 tables, resubmitted to A&A after all referee comments have been addressed, data available on this http URL
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[27]  arXiv:1602.01643 [pdf, other]
Title: MUSE crowded field 3D spectroscopy of over 12,000 stars in the globular cluster NGC 6397 - II. Probing the internal dynamics and the presence of a central black hole
Comments: 12 pages, 9 figures, accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[28]  arXiv:1602.01615 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: High spatial resolution imaging of SO and H$_2$CO in AB Auriga: the first SO image in a transitional disk
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[29]  arXiv:1602.01607 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: SALT observation of X-ray pulse reprocessing in 4U 1626-67
Comments: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[30]  arXiv:1602.01605 [pdf, other]
Title: NIKA 2: next-generation continuum/polarized camera at the IRAM 30 m telescope and its prototype
Comments: 5 pages, 4 figures, proceeding for the conference: Extragalactic radio surveys 2015
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[31]  arXiv:1602.01575 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: An M dwarf Companion to an F-type Star in a young main-sequence binary
Comments: 7 pages, 5 figures, accepted by AJ
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[32]  arXiv:1602.01566 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Testing Einstein's Equivalence Principle With Gravitational Waves
Comments: 4 pages, 1 figure. Comments are welcome
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[33]  arXiv:1602.01555 [pdf, other]
Title: Hubble Space Telescope Wide Field Camera 3 Observations of Escaping Lyman Continuum Radiation from Galaxies and Weak AGN at Redshifts z~2.3--5
Authors: Brent M. Smith (1), Rogier A. Windhorst (1), Rolf A. Jansen (1), Seth H. Cohen (1), Linhua Jiang (2), Mark Dijkstra (3), Anton M. Koekemoer (4), Richard Bielby (5), Akio K. Inoue (6), John W. MacKenty (4), Robert W. O'Connell (7), Joseph I. Silk (8) ((1) ASU/SESE, (2) PKU/Kavli, China, (3) U. of Oslo, Norway, (4) STScI, (5) U. of Durham, UK, (6) Osaka Sangyo U., Japan, (7) UVa, (8) JHU)
Comments: 40 pages (4 appendices), 13 (+9) figures, 3 (+4) tables; AASTeX6, pdflatex; submitted to ApJ
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[34]  arXiv:1602.01552 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Light Curve Solutions of an Eclipsing Binary OGLE-GD-ECL-04451 with a Dramatic Change in Amplitude
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[35]  arXiv:1602.01550 [pdf, other]
Title: Using XMM-Newton to study the energy dependent variability of H 1743-322 during its 2014 outburst
Authors: H. Stiele, W. Yu
Comments: 9 pages, 7 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[36]  arXiv:1602.01524 [pdf, other]
Title: Galaxy Infall by Interacting with its Environment: a Comprehensive Study of 340 Galaxy Clusters
Comments: 55 pages, 22 figures, accepted for publication in Astrophysical Journal
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[37]  arXiv:1602.01504 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Energetic emissions from deconfinement in compact stars and their relation to the critical end point in the QCD phase diagram
Comments: 7 pages, 3 figures, prepared for the Proceedings of the Conference "The International Workshop on Quark Phase Transition in Compact Objects and Multimessenger Astronomy: Neutrino Signals, Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursts", October 7-14,KChR, Nizhnij Arkhyz (SAO), KBR, Terskol (BNO), Russian Federation
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Nuclear Theory (nucl-th)
[38]  arXiv:1602.01493 [pdf, other]
Title: Distant activity of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in 2014: Ground-based results during the Rosetta pre-landing phase
Comments: 12 pages, accepted in A&A
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[39]  arXiv:1602.01480 [pdf, other]
Title: SPOKES: an End-to-End Simulation Facility for Spectroscopic Cosmological Surveys
Comments: 24 pages, 8 figures, 2 tables
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[40]  arXiv:1602.01472 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Carbon Chains and Methanol toward Embedded Protostars
Comments: Accepted for publication by ApJ, 10 Pages, 7 Figures, 4 Tables
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[41]  arXiv:1602.01468 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: External inverse-Compton emission from jetted tidal disruption events
Authors: Wenbin Lu, Pawan Kumar (UT Austin)
Comments: 13 pages, 6 figures, 1 table; MNRAS accepted
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[42]  arXiv:1602.01467 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Period-Luminosity-Colour Relation for Early-Type Contact Binaries
Authors: Michal Pawlak
Comments: 8 pages, 9 figures, accepted to MNRAS
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[43]  arXiv:1602.01462 [pdf, other]
Title: Bayesian Estimates of Astronomical Time Delays between Gravitationally Lensed Stochastic Light Curves
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); Applications (stat.AP)
[44]  arXiv:1602.01772 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Dark Energy and Dark Matter from Yang-Mills Condensate and the Peccei-Quinn mechanism
Comments: 8 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[45]  arXiv:1602.01705 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Gravity and Cosmology with Interacting Dark Energy
Authors: A.S. Silbergleit
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[46]  arXiv:1602.01474 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Exploring the Nature of Gravity
Authors: T. Padmanabhan
Comments: Elaborates on the results presented in five recent talks: Keynote address in (i) EmQM15, Vienna, 23-25 Oct, 2015; Plenary talks in (ii) 35th Max Born Symposium - The Planck Scale II, Wroclaw, 7-12 Sept, 2015 and (iii) ICGC-2015, Mohali, 14-16 Dec 2015; Colloquia at (iv) IAP, Paris, 30 Oct 2015 and (v) TIFR, Mumbai, 5 Oct 2015; two figures, 26 pages
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[47]  arXiv:1602.01465 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Dark Sunshine: Detecting Dark Matter through Dark Photons from the Sun
Comments: 30 Pages, 10 Figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); High Energy Physics - Experiment (hep-ex)
[48]  arXiv:1602.01446 [pdf, other]
Title: Unsupervised clustering of Type II supernova light curves
Comments: Comments welcome
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[49]  arXiv:1602.01433 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Metallicity from Type II Supernovae from the (i)PTF
Comments: Letter to the editor, submitted to Astronomy and Astrophysics on Dec. 16th, 2015
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[50]  arXiv:1602.01417 [pdf, other]
Title: Molecular cloud formation in high-shear, magnetized colliding flows
Comments: Submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[51]  arXiv:1602.01400 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Compact Star-Forming Complex at the Heart of NGC 253
Authors: T. J. Davidge
Comments: To appear in the Astrophysical Journal
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[52]  arXiv:1602.01389 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Constraining cosmic isotropy with type Ia supernovae
Comments: 6 pages, 6 figures; Contribution to the proceedings of the "The Fourteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, July 12-18, 2015, based on talk delivered at the DE1 parallel session, in addition to the results from C. A. P. Bengaly, A. Bernui and J. S. Alcaniz, ApJ 808 (2015) 39 (arXiv:1503.01413 [astro-ph.CO])
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[53]  arXiv:1602.01368 [pdf, other]
Title: Directly observing continuum emission from self-gravitating spiral waves
Comments: 13 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[54]  arXiv:1602.01336 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Galactic O-Star Spectroscopic Survey (GOSSS). III. 142 additional O-type systems
Comments: Accepted for publication in ApJS
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[55]  arXiv:1602.01331 [pdf, other]
Title: Cosmological constrains on fast transition Unified Dark Energy/Matter models
Comments: 8 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[56]  arXiv:1602.01320 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A temperature condensation trend in the debris-disk binary system Zet2 Ret
Comments: 6 pages, 5 figures, 4 tables; A&A accepted. arXiv admin note: text overlap with arXiv:1507.08125
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[57]  arXiv:1602.01315 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Numerical Model for Accretion in Intermediate Polars with Dipolar Magnetic Fields
Comments: 10 pages, 4 figures
Journal-ref: Astronomy Reports, Volume 59, Issue 9, pp.843-850, 2015
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[58]  arXiv:1602.01313 [pdf, other]
Title: A new model of the microwave polarized sky for CMB experiments
Comments: 11 pages, 13 Figures, 1 Table, Submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[59]  arXiv:1602.01288 [pdf, other]
Title: NIKEL_AMC: Readout electronics for the NIKA2 experiment
Comments: 19 pages; 15 figures. arXiv admin note: text overlap with arXiv:1204.1415
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Instrumentation and Detectors (physics.ins-det)
[60]  arXiv:1602.01284 [pdf, other]
Title: Excess B-modes extracted from the Planck polarization maps
Comments: paper accepted for publication in Astronomical Notes
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[61]  arXiv:1602.01239 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: SimProp v2r3
Comments: SimProp is available upon request to SimProp-dev@aquila.infn.it. Parts of this document are adapted from Armando di Matteo's PhD thesis at University of L'Aquila
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[62]  arXiv:1602.01238 [pdf, other]
Title: Spectroscopic Survey of Eclipsing Binaries with a Low Cost Échelle Spectrograph -- Scientific Commissioning
Comments: 16 pages, 11 figures, 8 tables, accepted for publication in PASP
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[63]  arXiv:1602.01229 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The First MAXI/SSC Catalog of X-ray Sources in 0.7--7.0~keV
Comments: 14 pages, 6 figures, 5 tables, Publ. Astron. Soc. Japan, Accepted
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[64]  arXiv:1602.01219 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Matryoshka Disk: Keck/NIRC2 Discovery of a Solar System-Scale, Radially Segregated Residual Protoplanetary Disk Around HD 141569A
Comments: 8 pages, 4 figures, ApJ Letters in press
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[65]  arXiv:1602.01199 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Chandra Detection of X-ray Emission from Ultra-compact Dwarf Galaxies and Extended Star Clusters
Comments: 19 pages, 4 figures. Accepted for publication in APJ. Comments welcome
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[66]  arXiv:1602.01195 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The UBV Color Evolution of Classical Novae. II. Color-Magnitude Diagram
Authors: Izumi Hachisu (The Univ. of Tokyo), Mariko Kato (Keio Univ.)
Comments: 61 pages, 76 figures, to appear in the Astrophysical Journal
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[67]  arXiv:1602.01153 [pdf, other]
Title: Using the Crab Nebula as a high precision calibrator for Cosmic Microwave Background polarimeters
Comments: 8 pages, 1 figure
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[68]  arXiv:1602.01148 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Eta Carinae's Thermal X-ray Tail Measured with XMM-Newton and NuSTAR
Comments: 24 pages, 6 figures, 2 tables
Journal-ref: The Astrophysical Journal, 817:23, 2016 January 20
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[69]  arXiv:1602.01144 [pdf, other]
Title: The Effects of Lyman-Limit Systems on the Evolution and Observability of the Epoch of Reionization
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[70]  arXiv:1602.01123 [pdf, other]
Title: Simultaneous spectroscopic and photometric analysis of galaxies with STARLIGHT: CALIFA $+$ GALEX
Comments: Accepted for publication in MNRAS 2016 January 28, 18 pages, 14 figures, 3 tables
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[71]  arXiv:1602.01121 [pdf, other]
Title: Solar and Stellar Photospheric Abundances
Comments: Invited review to appear in Living Reviews in Solar Physics. 39 pages, 7 figures
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[72]  arXiv:1602.01115 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Automated Pipelines for Spectroscopic Analysis
Comments: 7 pages, 1 figure. To appear in Astronomische Nachrichten, special issue "Reconstruction the Milky Way's History: Spectroscopic surveys, Asteroseismology and Chemo-dynamical models", Guest Editors C. Chiappini, J. Montalban, and M. Steffen, AN 2016 (in press)
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[73]  arXiv:1602.01114 [pdf, other]
Title: Ruling out the light WIMP explanation of the galactic 511 keV line
Comments: 6 pages, 2 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[74]  arXiv:1602.01112 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The formation and evolution of reconnection-driven slow-mode shocks in a partially ionised plasma
Comments: 16 pages, 19 figures, submitted to A&A
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Plasma Physics (physics.plasm-ph)
[75]  arXiv:1602.01105 [pdf, other]
Title: The SLUGGS Survey: globular clusters and the dark matter content of early-type galaxies
Comments: 6 pages, 3 figures, MNRAS in press
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[76]  arXiv:1602.01104 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: RR Lyrae stars in the Gaia era
Comments: 8 pages, 2 figures, Invited review in: RR Lyrae 2015 - High-Precision Studies of RR Lyrae stars, Visegrad, Hungary, October 19-22, 2015, 8 pages. To be published in Communications from the Konkoly Observatory of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Vol. 105
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[77]  arXiv:1602.01100 [pdf, other]
Title: The dust scattering component of X-ray extinction: Effects on continuum fitting and high-resolution absorption edge structure
Comments: submitted to MNRAS, first revision complete
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[78]  arXiv:1602.01099 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Hierarchical Galaxy Growth and Scatter in the Stellar Mass - Halo Mass Relation
Comments: 11 pages, 8 figures, submitted to ApJ
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[79]  arXiv:1602.01098 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Metal Abundance across Cosmic Time ($\mathcal{MACT}$) Survey II: Evolution of the Mass-Metallicity Relation over 8 Billion Years, using [OIII]$λ$4363Å-based Metallicities
Authors: Chun Ly (1), Matthew A. Malkan (2), Jane Rigby (1), Tohru Nagao (3) ((1) NASA Goddard, (2) UCLA, (3) Ehime)
Comments: 17 pages, 11 figures, 2 tables. Submitted to ApJ on Feb 1, 2016. Paper presents first results on the evolution of the stellar mass--gas metallicity relation. The description of the survey and dataset is available in Paper I (Ly et al. ApJS, submitted). Key figures are # 4 & 5 (M-Z evolution), 7-9 (M-Z-SFR relation), and 11 (comparison with theory). Comments welcome
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[80]  arXiv:1602.01097 [pdf, other]
Title: Reconstructing Merger Timelines Using Star Cluster Age Distributions: the Case of MCG+08-11-002
Comments: 17 pages, 10 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[81]  arXiv:1602.01096 [pdf, other]
Title: UV to IR Luminosities and Dust Attenuation Determined from ~4000 K-Selected Galaxies at 1<z<3 in the ZFOURGE Survey
Comments: 6 pages, 4 figures. Accepted for publication in ApJ Letters
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[82]  arXiv:1602.01095 [pdf, other]
Title: How Dense is Your Gas? On the recoverability of LVG model parameters
Comments: 17 pages and 8 pages of appendices. 18 figures. Accepted for publication in ApJ
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[83]  arXiv:1602.01094 [pdf, other]
Title: Shocking Features in the Merging Galaxy Cluster RXJ0334.2-0111
Comments: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[84]  arXiv:1602.01091 [pdf, other]
Title: Enhanced X-ray emission from Lyman Break Analogues and a Possible $L_{\rm X}$--SFR--Metallicity Plane
Comments: 8 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[85]  arXiv:1602.01090 [pdf, other]
Title: The tight relation between X-ray and ultraviolet luminosity of quasars
Authors: E. Lusso, G. Risaliti
Comments: 11 pages, 7 figures, accepted for publication in ApJ
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[86]  arXiv:1602.01089 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Metal Abundance across Cosmic Time ($\mathcal{MACT}$) Survey I: Optical Spectroscopy in the Subaru Deep Field
Authors: Chun Ly (1), Sangeeta Malhotra (2), Matthew A. Malkan (3), Jane R. Rigby (1), Nobunari Kashikawa (4), Mithi A. de los Reyes (5), James E. Rhoads (2) ((1) NASA-Goddard, (2) ASU, (3) UCLA, (4) NAOJ, (5) NCSU)
Comments: 64 pages, 33 figures, 17 tables. Submitted to ApJ Supplements on February 1, 2016. This paper presents the spectroscopic survey and the [OIII]4363-based dataset for the second paper that focuses on the evolution of the stellar mass--gas metallicity relation. Comments welcome
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[87]  arXiv:1602.01088 [pdf, other]
Title: ASASSN-15oi: A Rapidly Evolving, Luminous Tidal Disruption Event at 216 Mpc
Comments: 17 pages, 13 figures, 5 tables. Submitted to MNRAS. Photometric data presented in this submission are included as ancillary files. For a brief video explaining this paper, see this https URL
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[88]  arXiv:1602.01087 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Recalibration of Strong Line Oxygen Abundance Diagnostics via the Direct Method and Implications for the High Redshift Universe
Comments: 21 pages, 14 figures. Resubmitted to MNRAS. For a brief video explaining this paper, see this https URL
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[89]  arXiv:1602.01395 (cross-list from physics.geo-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Interception efficiency of CVM-based lightning protection systems for buildings and the fractional Poisson model
Comments: 22 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: Geophysics (physics.geo-ph); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[90]  arXiv:1602.01351 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Strong electroweak phase transition from Supersymmetric Custodial Triplets
Comments: 18 pages, 8 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[91]  arXiv:1602.01322 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Extending the velocity-dependent one-scale model for domain walls
Comments: 10 pages, 7 figures; Phys. Rev. D (in press)
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[92]  arXiv:1602.01317 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Equation of state of imbalanced cold matter from chiral perturbation theory
Comments: 6 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Quantum Gases (cond-mat.quant-gas); High Energy Physics - Lattice (hep-lat)
[93]  arXiv:1602.01289 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Scaling Relation in Inhomogeneous Cosmology with k-essence scalar fields
Comments: 13 pages
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[94]  arXiv:1602.01216 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Inflation and the Measurement Problem
Comments: 4 pages, 2 figures
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th); Quantum Physics (quant-ph)
[95]  arXiv:1602.01138 (cross-list from physics.ins-det) [pdf, other]
Title: A Rn-220 source for the calibration of low-background experiments
Comments: 15 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Detectors (physics.ins-det); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[96]  arXiv:1602.01086 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: A Broadband Approach to Axion Dark Matter Detection
Comments: 5+3 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Experiment (hep-ex); Instrumentation and Detectors (physics.ins-det)
[97]  arXiv:1601.01035 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Thermodynamics of general scalar-tensor theory with non-minimally derivative coupling
Comments: 10 pages, no figure, minor corrections, SCIENCE CHINA Physics,Mechanics & Astronomy in press
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[98]  arXiv:1602.01081 [pdf, other]
Title: Measuring the neutron star equation of state using X-ray timing
Comments: To appear in Reviews of Modern Physics as a Colloquium, 23 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Nuclear Theory (nucl-th)
[99]  arXiv:1602.01050 [pdf, other]
Title: Herschel Footprint Database and Service
Comments: IAU Symposium 315
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[100]  arXiv:1602.01025 [pdf, other]
Title: Stellar Open Clusters' Membership Probabilities: an N-Dimensional Geometrical Approach
Comments: 15 pages, 9 figures, 6 tables, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[101]  arXiv:1602.01015 [pdf, other]
Title: Non-parametric reconstruction of cosmological matter perturbations
Comments: 7 pages, 5 figures, LaTeX
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[102]  arXiv:1602.01012 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Constraints on Dark Matter Annihilation/Decay from the Isotropic Gamma-Ray Background
Comments: 27 pages, 6 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[103]  arXiv:1602.01008 [pdf, other]
Title: A possible Chandra and Hubble Space Telescope detection of extragalactic WHIM towards PG 1116+215
Comments: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[104]  arXiv:1602.01004 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Introduction to Galactic Chemical Evolution
Comments: 9 pages, 4 figures, Lecture delivered at "The 8th European Summer School on Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics" 13-20 September 2015, Santa Tecla (Italy)
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[105]  arXiv:1602.00993 [pdf, other]
Title: Merged or monolithic? Using machine-learning to reconstruct the dynamical history of simulated star clusters
Comments: 7 pages, 5 figures, A&A accepted (research note)
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[106]  arXiv:1602.00987 [pdf, other]
Title: A Search for Brief Optical Flashes Associated with the SETI Target KIC 8462852
Comments: Accepted for publication in ApJ Letters. Fixed a minor error in the title
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[107]  arXiv:1602.00966 [pdf]
Title: The initial abundance and distribution of 92Nb in the Solar System
Comments: Accepted to Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[108]  arXiv:1602.00965 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Lensing-induced morphology changes in CMB temperature maps in modified gravity theories
Comments: 32 pages, 7 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[109]  arXiv:1602.00950 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Dynamics and gravitational-wave emission of neutron-star merger remnants
Comments: prepared for the Proceedings of the Fourteenth Marcel Grossman Meeting on General Relativity, World Scientific, Singapore, 2016
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[110]  arXiv:1602.00915 [pdf]
Title: A gamma-ray spectroscopy survey of Omani meteorites
Comments: submitted to Meteoritics ans Planetary Science
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[111]  arXiv:1602.00902 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Multi-Layered Neural Networks Infer Fundamental Stellar Parameters
Comments: Submitted. 4 pages, 3 Figures, 1 Table
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[113]  arXiv:1602.00889 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The local effect of Dark Energy in galaxy clusters
Comments: 6 pages, 3 figures, to be published in the proceeding of the 14th Marcel Grossmann meeting
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[114]  arXiv:1602.00887 [pdf, other]
Title: Carbon stars in the X-shooter Spectral Library
Comments: 29 pages, 21 figures, 9 tables, Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[115]  arXiv:1602.00846 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The discovery and characterisation of binary central stars in planetary nebulae
Authors: David Jones (IAC)
Comments: 4 pages, 2 figures, To appear in the proceedings of the 11th Pacific Rim Conference on Stellar Astrophysics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[116]  arXiv:1602.00843 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Giant Impact Simulations with Density Independent Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
Comments: Accepted for publication in Icarus
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[117]  arXiv:1602.00842 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The first decade of RR Lyrae space photometric observations
Authors: Lászlo Molnár
Comments: 8 pages, 3 figures, proceedings of the RRL2015 - High-Precision Studies of RR Lyrae Stars conference, to appear in the Communications from the Konkoly Observatory
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[118]  arXiv:1602.00838 [pdf, other]
Title: Optical Observing Conditions at Delingha Station
Comments: 30 pages, 15 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[119]  arXiv:1602.00835 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Evolved stars and the origin of abundance trends in planet hosts
Comments: Accepted for publication by Astronomy and Astrophysics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[120]  arXiv:1602.00818 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Relativistic Signatures at the Galactic Center
Authors: E. M. Howard
Comments: 7 pages, 3 figures, Proceedings, 7th International Heidelberg Conference on Dark Matter in Astro and Particle Physics (DARK 2009) : Christchurch, New Zealand, January 18-24, 2009
Journal-ref: Proceedings of the 7th International Heidelberg Conference on Dark 2009, 2010, pp. 328-332
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[121]  arXiv:1602.00809 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Planck constraints on scalar-tensor cosmology and the variation of the gravitational constant
Comments: 7 pages, 10 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[122]  arXiv:1602.00806 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: X-ray Spectral Model of Reprocessing by Smooth and Clumpy Molecular Tori in Active Galactic Nuclei with the MONACO framework
Comments: 33 pages, 20 figures, ApJ in press
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[123]  arXiv:1602.00787 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Forward Modelling of Propagating Slow Waves in Coronal Loops and Their Frequency-Dependent Damping
Comments: 25 pages, 8 Figures, ApJ ( in press)
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[124]  arXiv:1602.00770 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Long-Duration Gamma-Ray Burst Host Galaxies in Emission and Absorption
Comments: Invited review accepted to SSR. Part of a special edition on gamma-ray bursts accompanying the ISSI-Beijing workshop, "Gamma-Ray Bursts: A Tool to Explore the Young Universe"
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[125]  arXiv:1602.00759 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The DRAGON simulations: globular cluster evolution with a million stars
Comments: 18 pages, 8 figures, MNRAS accepted
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[126]  arXiv:1602.00758 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Hubble Space Telescope Survey for Novae in M87. I. Light and Color Curves, Spatial Distributions and the Nova Rate
Comments: 134 pages, 17 figures, submitted to the Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[127]  arXiv:1602.00751 [pdf, other]
Title: Effect of Pressure Broadening on Molecular Absorption Cross Sections in Exoplanetary Atmospheres
Comments: 26 pages, 18 figures. Accepted by MNRAS on 2016 January 29. Received 2016 January 29; in original form 2015 December 3
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[128]  arXiv:1602.00740 [pdf, other]
Title: Drifting Asteroid Fragments Around WD 1145+017
Comments: 14 pages, 12 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[129]  arXiv:1602.00737 [pdf, other]
Title: Resolved gas kinematics in a sample of low-redshift high star-formation rate galaxie
Comments: 12 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[130]  arXiv:1602.00707 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The JCMT Gould Belt Survey: Dense Core Clusters in Orion B
Comments: Accepted for publication in ApJ. 22 pages, 11 figures
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[131]  arXiv:1602.00702 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: IC 751: a new changing-look AGN discovered by NuSTAR
Comments: Accepted for publication in ApJ, 11 pages, 6 figures
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[132]  arXiv:1602.00701 [pdf, other]
Title: The warm molecular hydrogen of PKS B1718-649: feeding a newly born radio AGN
Comments: Accepted by A&A; 8 pages, 6 figures, 3 tables
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[133]  arXiv:1602.00692 [pdf, other]
Title: Bayesian techniques for comparing time-dependent GRMHD simulations to variable Event Horizon Telescope observations
Comments: 10 pages, 7 figures, submitted to ApJ
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[134]  arXiv:1602.00691 [pdf, other]
Title: The Measurement, Treatment, and Impact of Spectral Covariance and Bayesian Priors in Integral-Field Spectroscopy of Exoplanets
Comments: 9 pages, 6 figures, submitted to ApJ
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[135]  arXiv:1602.00690 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Terrestrial planets across space and time
Comments: 11 pages, 8 figures. Comments are welcome!
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[136]  arXiv:1602.00689 [pdf, other]
Title: Massive Warm/Hot Galaxy Coronae as Probed by OVI, OVII and OVIII Absorbers
Comments: 13 pages, 5 figures. Submitted to ApJ, comments welcome
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[137]  arXiv:1602.00688 [pdf, other]
Title: Hubble imaging of the ionizing radiation from a star-forming galaxy at z=3.2 with fesc>50%
Comments: 6 pages, 5 figures, ApJ submitted (comments welcome)
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[138]  arXiv:1602.00686 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: CLASH-VLT: Strangulation of cluster galaxies in MACSJ0416.1-2403 as seen by their chemical enrichment
Authors: C. Maier (University of Vienna, Department of Astrophysics, Austria (1)), U. Kuchner (1), B. L. Ziegler (1), M. Verdugo (1), I. Balestra (INAF, Trieste, (2)), M. Girardi (2), A. Mercurio (INAF, Napoli), P. Rosati (University Ferrara, Italy), A. Fritz (INAF, Milano), C. Grillo (Dark Cosmology Center, Copenhagen), M. Nonino (2), B. Sartoris (2)
Comments: 17 pages, 10 figures
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[139]  arXiv:1602.01078 (cross-list from hep-th) [pdf, other]
Title: Conformal symmetry and nonlinear extensions of nonlocal gravity
Comments: 27 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[140]  arXiv:1602.01041 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf]
Title: Gravitation Field Dynamics in Jeans Theory
Authors: A. A. Stupka
Comments: Time equations; Jeans theory; Bogolyubov reduced description method; perturbation types. this http URL
Journal-ref: Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy, Volume 29 Issue 3-4 September-December 2008 pp 379-386
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Statistical Mechanics (cond-mat.stat-mech)
[141]  arXiv:1602.01031 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Relativistic tidal effects in non standard Kerr space-time
Comments: 11 pages, 6 figures
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[142]  arXiv:1602.01030 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Extracting constraints from direct detection searches of supersymmetric dark matter in the light of null results from the LHC in the squark sector
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Experiment (hep-ex)
[143]  arXiv:1602.00849 (cross-list from physics.space-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: GTOC8: Results and Methods of ESA Advanced Concepts Team and JAXA-ISAS
Comments: Presented at the 26th AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting, Napa, CA. Paper AAS 16-275
Subjects: Space Physics (physics.space-ph); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Data Structures and Algorithms (cs.DS); Systems and Control (cs.SY)
[144]  arXiv:1602.00714 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Hidden SU(N) Glueball Dark Matter
Comments: 6 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[145]  arXiv:1602.00712 (cross-list from physics.atom-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Collision strengths and transition probabilities for Co III forbidden lines
Comments: 9 pages, 2 figures, 11 tables. arXiv admin note: text overlap with arXiv:1509.03164
Subjects: Atomic Physics (physics.atom-ph); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Computational Physics (physics.comp-ph)
[146]  arXiv:1602.00711 (cross-list from physics.pop-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Les composantes obscures de l'Univers
Comments: 10 pages, in French, 1 figure
Journal-ref: La Recherche, Hors-Serie 16, pages 70-76, 2015
Subjects: Popular Physics (physics.pop-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[147]  arXiv:1602.00699 (cross-list from hep-th) [pdf, other]
Title: The DBI Action, Higher-derivative Supergravity, and Flattening Inflaton Potentials
Comments: 25 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[148]  arXiv:1602.00698 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Self-induced neutrino flavor conversion without flavor mixing
Comments: 17 pages, 6 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[149]  arXiv:1602.00685 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Qualitative evolution in f(R) cosmologies
Comments: 17 pages, 3 figures
Journal-ref: Gen. Rel. Grav. 48 (2016) 21
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[150]  arXiv:1602.00682 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Perfect Fluid in Lagrangian Formulation due to Generalized Three-Form Field
Authors: Pitayuth Wongjun
Comments: 15 pages, no figure
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[151]  arXiv:1601.07732 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Relativistic formulation of the Hall-Vinen-Bekarevich-Khalatnikov superfluid hydrodynamics
Authors: Mikhail E. Gusakov (Ioffe Institute)
Comments: 23 pages, submitted to PRD on 16 October, 2015
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Superconductivity (cond-mat.supr-con)
[152]  arXiv:1602.00674 [pdf, other]
Title: LSS constraints with controlled theoretical uncertainties
Comments: 18 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[153]  arXiv:1602.00673 [pdf, other]
Title: Neutronization During Carbon Simmering In Type Ia Supernova Progenitors
Comments: 14 pages, 14 figures, submitted to ApJ
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[154]  arXiv:1602.00658 [pdf]
Title: Solubility of Rock in Steam Atmospheres of Planets
Comments: 68 pages text and references, 6 tables, 30 figures
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[155]  arXiv:1602.00655 [pdf, other]
Title: Ordinary X-rays from Three Extraordinary Millisecond Pulsars: XMM-Newton Observations of PSRs J0337+1715, J0636+5129, and J0645+5158
Comments: Submitted to ApJ, revised with referee comments
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[156]  arXiv:1602.00652 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A survey of the cold molecular gas in gravitationally lensed star-forming galaxies at z>2
Comments: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[157]  arXiv:1602.00638 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The K2-ESPRINT Project IV: A Hot Jupiter in a Prograde Orbit with a Possible Stellar Companion
Comments: 8 pages, 7 figures, Submitted to ApJ
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[158]  arXiv:1602.00635 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Vertical Current Approximation Nonlinear Force-Free Field Code - Description, Performance Tests, and Measurements of Magnetic Energies Dissipated in Solar Flares
Comments: 23 Figures, 50 pages
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[159]  arXiv:1602.00633 [pdf]
Title: A Subluminal Relativistic Magnetohydrodynamics Scheme with ADER-WENO Predictor and Multidimensional Riemann Solver-Based Corrector
Comments: 67 pages, 9 figures, accepted for publication in Journal of Computational Physics
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Computational Physics (physics.comp-ph)
[160]  arXiv:1602.00622 [pdf, other]
Title: Asteroid 4 Vesta: dynamical and collisional evolution during the Late Heavy Bombardment
Authors: S. Pirani, D. Turrini
Comments: 12 pages, 4 figures, accepted for publication on the journal Icarus
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[161]  arXiv:1602.00611 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Cosmology with velocity dispersion counts: an alternative to measuring cluster halo masses
Comments: 13 pages, 11 figures. Submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[162]  arXiv:1602.00606 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Young and middle age pulsar light-curve morphology: Comparison of Fermi observations with gamma-ray and radio emission geometries
Comments: 28 pages, 20 figures, 8 tables; accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[163]  arXiv:1602.00550 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Compositional waves and variations in the atmospheric abundances of magnetic stars
Authors: Vadim Urpin
Comments: 7 pages; accepted to Astr. Sp. Sci
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[164]  arXiv:1602.00541 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Mantle formation, coagulation and the origin of cloud/core-shine: II. Comparison with observations
Comments: Paper accepted for publication in A&A with companion paper "Mantle formation, coagulation and the origin of cloud/core-shine: I. Dust scattering and absorption in the IR", A.P Jones, M. Koehler, N. Ysard, E. Dartois, M. Godard, L. Gavilan
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[165]  arXiv:1602.00538 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Mantle formation, coagulation and the origin of cloud/core shine: I. Modelling dust scattering and absorption in the infra-red
Comments: 12 pages, 15 figures, accepted for publication in A&A along with the companion paper entitled, Mantle formation, coagulation and the origin of cloud/core shine: II Comparison with observations, by Ysard et al. (also accepted for publication in A&A)
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[166]  arXiv:1602.00533 [pdf, other]
Title: Spatial gradients of GCR protons in the inner heliosphere derived from Ulysses COSPIN/KET and PAMELA measurements
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Space Physics (physics.space-ph)
[167]  arXiv:1602.00527 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Early-type dwarf galaxies with multicomponent stellar structure: Are they remnants of disc galaxies strongly transformed by their environment?
Comments: 10 pages, 5 figures, accepted for publication at Astronomy & Astrophysics
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[168]  arXiv:1602.00519 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Performance test of RM CLEAN and its evaluation with chi-square value
Comments: 7 pages, 7 figures, submitted to PASJ
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[169]  arXiv:1602.00517 [pdf, other]
Title: Sulphur molecules in the circumstellar envelopes of M-type AGB stars
Comments: 25 pages
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[170]  arXiv:1602.00506 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The GTC exoplanet transit spectroscopy survey. IV.: No asymmetries in the transit of Corot-29b
Comments: Accepted for publication in A&A
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[171]  arXiv:1602.00505 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: X-rays associated with the jet-cloud interacting radio galaxy 3C 277.3 (Coma A): implications for energy deposition
Comments: 11 pages, 9 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[172]  arXiv:1602.00501 [pdf, other]
Title: gSeaGen: a GENIE-based code for neutrino telescopes
Comments: Proc. of VLVnT - 2015: Very Large Volume Neutrino Telescope. Accepted for publication on EPJ Web of Conferences
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Instrumentation and Detectors (physics.ins-det)
[173]  arXiv:1602.00465 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Where are the low mass Pop III stars ?
Comments: submitted to ApJ, 11 pages, 8 figures
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[174]  arXiv:1602.00463 [pdf, other]
Title: INTEGRAL/IBIS deep extragalactic survey: M81, LMC and 3C 273/Coma fields
Authors: Ilya A. Mereminskiy (1), Roman A. Krivonos (1), Alexander A. Lutovinov (1), Sergey Yu. Sazonov (1 and 2), Mikhail G. Revnivtsev (1), Rashid A. Sunyaev (1 and 3) ((1) Space Research Institute, Moscow, Russia, (2) Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow Region, Russia, (3) Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik, Garching bei München, Germany)
Comments: 11 pages, 10 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[175]  arXiv:1602.00460 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Molecular clouds and star formation toward the Galactic plane within 216.25$^{\rm o}\le$ l $\le$218.75$^{\rm o}$ and $-$0.75$^{\rm o} \le$ b $\le$1.25$^{\rm o}$
Comments: 31 pages, 19 figures, 7 tables, accepted for publication in A&A. Figures 1--11, 14, B2, C1 have been downsized
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[176]  arXiv:1602.00442 [pdf, other]
Title: Calibration scheme for large Kinetic Inductance Detector Arrays based on Readout Frequency Response
Comments: Accepted to Journal of Low Temperature Physics LTD16 Special Issue, Low Temperature Detector 16 Conference Proceedings,manuscript number: #JLTP-D-15-00356R1, 6 pages, 5 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[177]  arXiv:1602.00411 [pdf, other]
Title: Low Scale Higgs Inflation with Gauss-Bonnet Coupling
Authors: Jose Mathew (IISER-TVM), S. Shankaranarayanan (IISER-TVM)
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[178]  arXiv:1602.00402 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Recent Developments in Measuring Signal and Noise in Phased Array Feeds at CSIRO
Comments: 5 pages, 7 figures, accepted for publication in Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2016 10th European Conference on
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[179]  arXiv:1602.00385 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Classification and Ranking of Fermi LAT Gamma-ray Sources from the 3FGL Catalog using Machine Learning Techniques
Authors: P. M. Saz Parkinson (HKU/LSR, SCIPP), H. Xu (HKU), P. L. H. Yu (HKU), D. Salvetti (INAF), M. Marelli (INAF), A. D. Falcone (Penn State)
Comments: Accepted by ApJ
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[180]  arXiv:1602.00378 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Tether-cutting Reconnection between Two Solar Filaments Triggering Outflows and a Coronal Mass Ejection
Comments: Accepted for publication in ApJLetter
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[181]  arXiv:1602.00341 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Reduced drift-kinetics with thermal velocity distribution across magnetic field
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Plasma Physics (physics.plasm-ph)
[182]  arXiv:1602.00322 [pdf, other]
Title: The Rossiter-McLaughlin effect reloaded: Probing the 3D spin-orbit geometry, differential stellar rotation, and the spatially-resolved stellar spectrum of star-planet systems
Comments: ~12 pages + 3 pages references/appendix, 8 figures + 2 appendix figures, accepted to A&A
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[183]  arXiv:1602.00319 [pdf, other]
Title: Study of the atmospheric conditions at Cerro Armazones using astronomical data
Authors: Masha Lakicevic (UCN Antofagasta), Stefan Kimeswenger (UCN Antofagasta), Stefan Noll (Innsbruck), Wolfgang Kausch (Vienna), Stefanie Unterguggenberger (Innsbruck), Florian Kerber (ESO Garching)
Comments: Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics, 7 pages, 9 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[184]  arXiv:1602.00312 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Case for PSR J1614$-$2230 as a NICER Target
Authors: M. Coleman Miller (University of Maryland)
Comments: 16 pages, 4 figures, submitted to The Astrophysical Journal
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[185]  arXiv:1602.00303 [pdf, other]
Title: Survey Cross-Calibration with The Cannon: Apogee-scale Stellar Labels from Lamost Spectra
Authors: Anna Y. Q. Ho (Caltech, MPIA), Melissa K. Ness (MPIA), David W. Hogg (SCDA, NYU, MPIA), Hans-Walter Rix (MPIA), Chao Liu (Key Laboratory of Optical Astronomy), Fan Yang (Key Laboratory of Optical Astronomy), Yong Zhang (NIAOT), Yonghui Hou (NIAOT), Yuefei Wang (NIAOT)
Comments: 27 pages, 12 figures. Submitted to ApJ on 30 Jan 2016. Associated code available at this https URL . Catalog of Cannon labels for LAMOST giants will be made available once the paper is accepted
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[186]  arXiv:1602.00302 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: On the relativistic mass function and averaging in cosmology
Comments: Contribution to the proceedings of MG14
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[187]  arXiv:1602.00292 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Thermal evolution and sintering of chondritic planetesimals III. Modelling the heat conductivity of porous chondrite material
Comments: 19 pages, 8 figures, accepted by Astronomy & Astrophysics
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[188]  arXiv:1602.00239 [pdf, other]
Title: Observations of diffuse fluxes of cosmic neutrinos
Comments: Prepared for "Neutrino Astronomy - Current Status, Future Prospects" (World Scientific) Edited by: Thomas Gaisser (University of Delaware, USA), Albrecht Karle (University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); High Energy Physics - Experiment (hep-ex)
[189]  arXiv:1602.00237 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The B-mode polarization of CMB and Cosmic Neutrino Background
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[190]  arXiv:1602.00188 [pdf, other]
Title: Resolved Host Studies of Stellar Explosions
Comments: 2 pages, 1 figure; to appear in proceedings of XXIX IAU GA "Astronomy in Focus" Vol. 1 as part of FM10, "Stellar explosions in an ever-changing environment"
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[191]  arXiv:1602.00151 [pdf, other]
Title: Multiwavelength study of twenty jets emanating from the periphery of active regions
Comments: 17 pages, accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[192]  arXiv:1602.00142 [pdf, other]
Title: Two new pulsating low-mass pre-white dwarfs or SX Phenix stars?*
Comments: 5 pages, 5 figures, 1 table, accepted for publication in A&AL
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[193]  arXiv:1602.00091 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Constraints on Axions and Axionlike Particles from Fermi Large Area Telescope Observations of Neutron Stars
Comments: Accepted by Physical Review D (this http URL)
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[194]  arXiv:1602.00086 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Magneto centrifugal winds from accretion discs around black hole binaries
Comments: Draft contains 6 pages and 6 figures. Accepted for publication in Astronomical Notes (AN) as Conference Proceedings of XMM-Newton 2015 Science Workshop - The Extremes of Black Hole Accretion
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[195]  arXiv:1602.00058 [pdf, other]
Title: The chemical composition of red giants in 47 Tucanae. II. Magnesium isotopes and pollution scenarios
Comments: 22 pages, 22 figures, Accepted for A&A
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[196]  arXiv:1602.00055 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Modified Dark Matter
Comments: 6 pages, 6 figures, talk given at the 14th Marcel Grossmann Meeting in Rome; to appear in the Proceedings
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[197]  arXiv:1602.00053 [pdf, other]
Title: Obliquity Variability of a Potentially Habitable Early Venus
Comments: in revision at _Astrobiology_
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[198]  arXiv:1602.00038 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Helioseismic Survey of Near-surface Flows Around Active Regions and their Association with Flares
Authors: D. C. Braun
Comments: accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[199]  arXiv:1602.00022 [pdf, other]
Title: Towards modelling X-ray reverberation in AGN: Piecing together the extended corona
Comments: 29 pages, 24 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[200]  arXiv:1602.00016 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Numerical RHD simulations of flaring chromosphere with Flarix
Comments: 6 pages, 3 figures, accepted to Proceedings IAU Symposium No. 320
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[201]  arXiv:1602.00012 [pdf, other]
Title: The Next Generation Virgo Cluster Survey. VII. The intrinsic shapes of low-luminosity galaxies in the core of the Virgo cluster, and a comparison with the Local Group
Comments: Accepted to ApJ. 18 pages, 12 figures
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[202]  arXiv:1602.00011 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Type II supernovae as probes of environment metallicity: observations of host HII regions
Comments: Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophycis
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[203]  arXiv:1602.00009 [pdf, other]
Title: The GAPS programme with HARPS-N at TNG XI. Pr~0211 in M~44: the first multi-planet system in an open cluster
Comments: 12 pages, 12 figures (including online material), accepted by A\&A
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[204]  arXiv:1602.00007 [pdf, other]
Title: Stellar Velocity Dispersion for a Strongly-Lensed, Intermediate-Mass Quiescent Galaxy at z=2.8
Comments: 13 pages, 11 figures, accepted to ApJ; January 28, 2016
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[205]  arXiv:1602.00006 [pdf, other]
Title: New Spectral Features from Bound Dark Matter
Comments: 5 pages, 1 figure
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[206]  arXiv:1602.00003 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Resolution-independent modeling of environmental effects in semi-analytic models of galaxy formation that include ram-pressure stripping of both hot and cold gas
Authors: Yu Luo (PMO, MPA), Xi Kang (PMO), Guinevere Kauffmann (MPA), Jian Fu (SHAO)
Comments: 15 papes, 11 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[207]  arXiv:1602.00002 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The abundance and spatial distribution of ultra-diffuse galaxies in nearby galaxy clusters
Comments: 12 pages, 11 figures. Submitted for publication in A&A
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[208]  arXiv:1602.00620 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Augmented kludge waveforms and Gaussian process regression for EMRI data analysis
Authors: Alvin J. K. Chua
Comments: 4 pages, 2 figures, conference proceedings for 11th Edoardo Amaldi Conference on Gravitational Waves
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[209]  arXiv:1602.00599 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Effects of neutron-star dynamic tides on gravitational waveforms within the effective-one-body approach
Comments: 5 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[210]  arXiv:1602.00590 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The case for 100 GeV bino dark matter: A dedicated LHC tri-lepton search
Comments: 25 pages, 15 figures, prepared for submission to JHEP
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); High Energy Physics - Experiment (hep-ex)
[211]  arXiv:1602.00558 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Geometric dark energy traversable wormholes constrained by astrophysical observations
Comments: 17ps, 7figs
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th); Mathematical Physics (math-ph)
[212]  arXiv:1602.00504 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Moment of inertia -- compactness universal relations in scalar-tensor theories and $\mathcal{R}^2$ gravity
Comments: 12 pages, 6 figures, 3 tables
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[213]  arXiv:1602.00485 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The fate of Schwarzschild-de Sitter Black Holes in $f(R)$ gravity
Comments: 9 pages, to appear in Mod. Phys. Lett. A
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[214]  arXiv:1602.00483 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Fate of Electroweak Vacuum during Preheating
Comments: 32 pages, 5 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[215]  arXiv:1602.00371 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Screening fifth forces in generalized Proca theories
Comments: 20 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[216]  arXiv:1602.00128 (cross-list from physics.plasm-ph) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Concomitant Hamiltonian and topological structures of extended magnetohydrodynamics
Comments: 8 pages, 0 figures
Subjects: Plasma Physics (physics.plasm-ph); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Mathematical Physics (math-ph); Fluid Dynamics (physics.flu-dyn)
[217]  arXiv:1602.00121 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Relativistic structure formation models and gravitoelectromagnetism
Comments: 6 pages; contribution to the proceedings of MG14, Parallel Session DE3
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[218]  arXiv:1602.00039 (cross-list from hep-ex) [pdf, other]
Title: Experimental Searches for the Axion and Axion-like Particles
Comments: Published in Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science Vol. 65 (2015). 31 pages, 14 figures. Posted with permission from the Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science, Volume 65. copyright 2015 by Annual Reviews, this http URL
Journal-ref: Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science, Vol. 65: 485-514 (2015)
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Experiment (hep-ex); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph)
[219]  arXiv:1602.00004 (cross-list from hep-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: Di-photon excess at LHC and the gamma ray excess at the Galactic Centre
Comments: 13 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[220]  arXiv:1601.08246 [pdf, other]
Title: Millimeter-Wave Broadband Anti-Reflection Coatings Using Laser Ablation of Sub-Wavelength Structures
Comments: 8 pages, 15 figures. To be submitted to Applied Optics
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM); Optics (physics.optics)
[221]  arXiv:1601.08239 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Statistical Framework for Utilization of Simultaneous Pupil Plane and Focal Plane Telemetry for Exoplanet Imaging, Part I: Accounting for Polarization Aberration in Multiple Planes
Comments: 20 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[222]  arXiv:1601.08228 [pdf, other]
Title: The Void Galaxy Survey: Star Formation Properties
Comments: 18 pages, 17 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[223]  arXiv:1601.08222 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Numerical Simulation of Tidal Evolution of a Viscoelastic Body Modeled with a Mass-Spring Network
Comments: 12 pages, 4 figures
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[224]  arXiv:1601.08217 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: New calibrations for abundance determinations in HII regions
Comments: 16 pages, 9 figues, accepted to MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[225]  arXiv:1601.08216 [pdf, other]
Title: Very high energy Fermi/LAT detection of HESS J0632+057
Comments: Typo corrected
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[226]  arXiv:1601.08200 [pdf, other]
Title: The radiative zone of the Sun and the tachocline: stability of baroclinic patterns of differential rotation
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[227]  arXiv:1601.08184 [pdf, other]
Title: An eccentric binary millisecond pulsar with a helium white dwarf companion in the Galactic Field
Comments: 7 pages, including 5 figures and two tables. Submitted to ApJ; comments are welcome
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[228]  arXiv:1601.08171 [pdf, other]
Title: Mass transfer between debris discs during close stellar encounters
Comments: 20 pages, 24 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[229]  arXiv:1601.08167 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Turbulent reconnection of magnetic bipoles in stratified turbulence
Comments: 11 pages, 14 figures
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[230]  arXiv:1601.08148 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Swift reveals the eclipsing nature of the high mass X-ray binary IGR~J16195-4945
Authors: G. Cusumano, V. La Parola, A. Segreto, A. D'Aì (INAF IASF Palermo)
Comments: 5 pages, 5 figures, 2 tables. Published on MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[231]  arXiv:1601.08140 [pdf, other]
Title: Eternal Hilltop Inflation
Authors: Gabriela Barenboim (Univ. of Valencia), William H. Kinney (Univ. at Buffalo, SUNY), Wan-Il Park (Univ. of Valencia)
Comments: 8 pages, LaTeX
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[232]  arXiv:1601.08138 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: A Swift view on IGR~J19149+1036
Authors: G. Cusumano (1), A. Segreto (1), V. La Parola (1), N. Masetti (2), A. D'Aì, G. Tagliaferri (3) ((1) INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica Spaziale e Fisica Cosmica (2) INAF - Istituto di Astrofisica Spaziale e Fisica Cosmica di Bologna (3) INAF - Brera Astronomical Observatory (LC), Italy)
Comments: 6 pages, 9 figures, 2 tables. Published on MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[233]  arXiv:1601.08114 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Astronomical Observing Conditions at Xinglong Observatory from 2007 to 2014
Comments: 29 pages, 19 figures
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[234]  arXiv:1601.08105 [pdf, other]
Title: An Apodized Kepler Periodogram for Separating Planetary and Stellar Activity Signals
Comments: 30 pages, 39 figures, MNRAS in press 13 Jan. 2016
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[235]  arXiv:1601.08096 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Nonradial modes in RR Lyrae stars from the OGLE Collection of Variable Stars
Comments: 4 pages, 3 figures, proceedings of RRL2015 - High-Precision Studies of RR Lyrae Stars, to appear in the Communications from the Konkoly Observatory of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[236]  arXiv:1601.08089 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: An alternative model for the origin of gaps in circumstellar disks
Authors: Eduard I. Vorobyov (1 and 2), Zsolt Regaly (3), Manuel Guedel (1), D. N. C. Lin (4) ((1) Department of Astrophysics, The University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, (2) Research Institute of Physics, Southern Federal University, Rostov-on-Don, Russia, (3) Konkoly Observatory, Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences, Budapest, Hungary, (4) UCO/Lick Observatory, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA)
Comments: 13 pages, 13 figures, accepted for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[237]  arXiv:1601.08087 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: High--cadence observations of spicular-type events on the Sun
Comments: 15 pages, 13 figs
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[238]  arXiv:1601.08083 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Observational signatures of past mass-exchange episodes in massive binaries: The case of HD 149 404
Comments: Accepted for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[239]  arXiv:1601.08082 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Gravitational waves from a SMBH binary in M87
Comments: 5 pages, 6 figures
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[240]  arXiv:1601.08071 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Swift-XRT 6-year monitoring of the ultraluminous X-ray source M33-X8
Authors: V. La Parola, A. D'Aì, G. Cusumano, T. Mineo (INAF IASF Palermo)
Comments: 6 pages, 4 figures, 2 tables. Paper published in A&A
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[241]  arXiv:1601.08069 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Stellar modelling of Spica, a high-mass spectroscopic binary with a beta Cep variable primary component
Comments: 13 pages, 10 figures, 7 tabels; accepted for publication in the main journal of MNRAS
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[242]  arXiv:1601.08052 [pdf, other]
Title: The physical structure of radio galaxies explored with three-dimensional simulations
Comments: 17 pages, 20 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[243]  arXiv:1601.08037 [pdf, other]
Title: VUV spectroscopy of carbon dust analogs: contribution to interstellar extinction
Comments: 10 pages, 10 figures, accepted to Astronomy & Astrophysics on 13/11/2015
Subjects: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics (astro-ph.IM)
[244]  arXiv:1601.08004 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Theory of the Jitter radiation in a magnetized plasma accompanying temperature gradient
Comments: 13 pages, 6 figures, accepted for publication in PASJ
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Plasma Physics (physics.plasm-ph)
[245]  arXiv:1601.07997 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Radiative lifetimes and cooling functions for astrophysically important molecules
Comments: 16 pages, 10 figures
Journal-ref: J Phys B: At Mol Opt Phys, 49 (2016) 044002
Subjects: Chemical Physics (physics.chem-ph); Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP); Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[246]  arXiv:1601.07967 [pdf, other]
Title: IDCS J1426.5+3508: Weak Lensing Analysis of a Massive Galaxy Cluster at $z=1.75$
Subjects: Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[247]  arXiv:1601.07956 [pdf, other]
Title: Star formation in infrared dark clouds: Self-gravity and dynamics
Comments: 4 pages, 3 figures, to appear in proceedings of The 6th Zermatt ISM Symposium: Conditions and Impact of Star Formation From Lab to Space, eds. R. Simon, M. Rollig
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[248]  arXiv:1601.07955 [pdf, other]
Title: The B-ring's surface mass density from hidden density waves: Less than meets the eye?
Comments: 40 Pages, 21 Figures, Accepted for publication in Icarus
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[249]  arXiv:1601.07942 [pdf, other]
Title: The Influence of Neutrinos on r-Process Nucleosynthesis in the Ejecta of Black Hole-Neutron Star Mergers
Comments: 14 pages, 11 figures, submitted to MNRAS
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE)
[251]  arXiv:1601.07919 [pdf, other]
Title: The influence of radiative core growth on coronal X-ray emission from pre-main sequence stars
Authors: Scott G. Gregory (1), Fred C. Adams (2), Claire L. Davies (3) ((1) University of St Andrews, (2) University of Michigan, (3) University of Exeter)
Comments: Accepted for publication in the MNRAS. 24 pages, 13 figures
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR)
[252]  arXiv:1601.07915 [pdf, other]
Title: From the first stars to the first black holes
Comments: 16 pages, 13 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[253]  arXiv:1601.07912 [pdf, other]
Title: Spiral waves triggered by shadows in transition disks
Comments: 6 pages, 4 figures, 1 table. Submitted to ApJL
Subjects: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics (astro-ph.EP)
[254]  arXiv:1601.07909 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The gas mass of star-forming galaxies at $z \approx 1.3$
Authors: Nissim Kanekar (1), Shiv Sethi (2), K. S. Dwarakanath (2) ((1) National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, India, (2) Raman Research Institute, India)
Comments: 5 pages, 3 figures, accepted for publication in Astrophysical Journal Letters
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[255]  arXiv:1601.07907 [pdf, other]
Title: It's not easy being green: The evolution of galaxy colour in the EAGLE simulation
Authors: James. W. Trayford (1), Tom Theuns (1), Richard G. Bower (1), Robert A. Crain (2), Claudia del P. Lagos (3,4), Matthieu Schaller (1), Joop Schaye (5) ((1) ICC, Durham, (2) Liverpool John Moores, (3) ICRAR, (4) CAASTRO, (5) Leiden)
Comments: 15 pages, 10 figures. Submitted to MNRAS. All comments welcome. Larger version of Fig. 1 included in source. For the animated evolution of the EAGLE intrinsic u-r CMD (with central and satellite galaxies coloured red and blue respectively) see this http URL
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[256]  arXiv:1601.07906 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon emission in Spitzer/IRS maps I: Catalog and simple diagnostics
Comments: 17 pages, 9 figures. ApJ accepted
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[257]  arXiv:1601.07905 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Eating Habits of Milky Way Mass Halos: Destroyed Dwarf Satellites and the Metallicity Distribution of Accreted Stars
Comments: 12 pages, 10 figures. Accepted by ApJ
Subjects: Astrophysics of Galaxies (astro-ph.GA)
[258]  arXiv:1601.07903 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Dynamo generated magnetic configurations in accretion discs and the nature of quasi-periodic oscillations in accreting binary systems
Comments: 13 pages, 14 figures
Subjects: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (astro-ph.HE); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[259]  arXiv:1601.07928 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Viability of Arctan Model of f(R) Gravity for Late-time Cosmology
Comments: 7 pages, 4 figures, 1 table
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[260]  arXiv:1601.07922 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Einstein-Cartan, Bianchi I and the Hubble Diagram
Comments: 11 pages, 1 figure
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO)
[261]  arXiv:1601.07364 (cross-list from physics.flu-dyn) [pdf, other]
Title: Turbulence and distributed chaos with spontaneously broken symmetry
Authors: A. Bershadskii
Comments: extended version (boundary layer data and references have been added)
Subjects: Fluid Dynamics (physics.flu-dyn); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); Chaotic Dynamics (nlin.CD)