• 5548 Citations
20062022
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Galaxy formation and evolution, including star formation, galaxy-black hole co-evolution, galactic dynamics, and connections with the intergalactic medium and cosmology.

Education/Academic qualification

Astronomy, PhD, Harvard University

… → 2010

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Grants 2013 2022

galaxies
occupation
probes
estimates
galactic winds
active galactic nuclei
signatures
galaxies
physics
galactic winds
active galactic nuclei
signatures
galaxies
physics
galactic winds
simulation
intergalactic media
galactic evolution
molecular clouds
star formation
galaxies
galactic winds
physics
students

Research Output 2006 2019

  • 5548 Citations
  • 92 Article
  • 5 Conference contribution
  • 3 Review article

Dust attenuation, dust emission, and dust temperature in galaxies at z ≥ 5: A view from the FIRE-2 simulations

Ma, X., Hayward, C. C., Casey, C. M., Hopkins, P. F., Quataert, E., Liang, L., Faucher-Giguere, C-A., Feldmann, R. & Kereš, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 487, 2, p. 1844-1864 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

FIRE (climatology)
dust
attenuation
galaxies
simulation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Formation, vertex deviation, and age of the Milky Way's bulge: Input from a cosmological simulation with a late-forming bar

Debattista, V. P., Gonzalez, O. A., Sanderson, R. E., El-Badry, K., Garrison-Kimmel, S., Wetzel, A., Faucher-Giguere, C-A. & Hopkins, P. F., Mar 13 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 485, 4, p. 5073-5085 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

apexes
deviation
stars
simulation
metallicity
1 Citation (Scopus)

On the nature of variations in the measured star formation efficiency of molecular clouds

Grudic, M. Y., Hopkins, P. F., Lee, E. J., Murray, N., Faucher-Giguere, C-A. & Johnson, L. C., Jun 26 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 488, 2, p. 1501-1518 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

molecular clouds
star formation
simulation
clumps
magnetohydrodynamics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Simulations of jet heating in galaxy clusters: Successes and challenges

Martizzi, D., Quataert, E., Faucher-Giguere, C-A. & Fielding, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 483, 2, p. 2465-2486 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
galaxies
heating
cooling
simulation
Godunov method

The failure of stellar feedback, magnetic fields, conduction, and morphological quenching in maintaining red galaxies

Su, K. Y., Hopkins, P. F., Hayward, C. C., Ma, X., Faucher-Giguere, C-A., Keres, D., Orr, M. E., Chan, T. K. & Robles, V. H., Jan 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 487, 3, p. 4393-4408 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quenching
galaxies
magnetic field
cooling
conduction