Sadegh Khochfar

Professor S Khochfar

Position

Personal Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics

Contact details

Email: sadeghk [at] roe [dot] ac [dot] uk
Tel: +44 (0)131 668 8353
Location: Room C19, ROE

Website

Research institutes

Biographical information

Research interests

  • Theoretical modelling of galaxy formation and evolution¬†
  • Numerical simulations of structure formation
  • Early-type galaxies
  • Black holes
  • High redshift Universe

Teaching

  • Lecturer on the smoothed particle hydrodynamics module of the Computational Astrophysics course
  • Laboratory coordinator on the Observational Astronomy course

Recent publications

  1. The first Population II stars formed in externally enriched mini-haloes DOI
    , , , and , Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 452, 3, p. 2822-2836
  2. The First Billion Years project: the escape fraction of ionizing photons in the epoch of reionization
    , and , Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 451, p. 2544-2563
  3. The ATLAS(3D) Project - XXX. Star formation histories and stellar population scaling relations of early-type galaxies DOI
    , , , , , , , , , et al., Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 448, 4, p. 3484-3513
  4. Can the 21-cm signal probe Population III and II star formation? DOI
    and , Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 448, 1, p. 654-665
  5. Spatially resolved molecular gas in early-type galaxies
    , , , , , , , , , et al., Highlights of Astronomy, p. 122-123