• 5150 Citations
1984 …2022
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Research Interests

The understanding of the physical processes that take place in the nucleus of our galaxy, the nature of supernova remnants interacting with molecular clouds, and star formation occurring in HII regions.

Education/Academic qualification

Astronomy, PhD, Columbia University

… → 1986

Astronomy, MPhil, Columbia University

… → 1981

Astronomy, MS, Columbia University

… → 1980

Physics and Math, BA, SUNY at Stony Brook

… → 1977

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supernova remnants Physics & Astronomy
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Grants 2003 2022

Research Output 1984 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

A 6.7 GHz methanol maser survey of the central molecular zone

Rickert, M., Yusef-Zadeh, F. & Ott, J., Feb 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 482, 4, p. 5349-5361 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methyl alcohol
molecular gases
star formation

ALMA Detection of Extreme Blueshifted Ionized Gas within 0.2 pc of Sgr A∗ from -480 to -300 km s -1

Royster, M. J., Yusef-Zadeh, F., Wardle, M., Kunneriath, D., Cotton, W. & Roberts, D. A., Feb 10 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 872, 1, 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ionized gases
radial velocity
hydrogen recombinations
Open Access
cosmic ray
cosmic rays
2 Citations (Scopus)

Inflation of 430-parsec bipolar radio bubbles in the Galactic Centre by an energetic event

Heywood, I., Camilo, F., Cotton, W. D., Yusef-Zadeh, F., Abbott, T. D., Adam, R. M., Aldera, M. A., Bauermeister, E. F., Booth, R. S., Botha, A. G., Botha, D. H., Brederode, L. R. S., Brits, Z. B., Buchner, S. J., Burger, J. P., Chalmers, J. M., Cheetham, T., de Villiers, D., Dikgale-Mahlakoana, M. A., du Toit, L. J. & 79 others, Esterhuyse, S. W. P., Fanaroff, B. L., Foley, A. R., Fourie, D. J., Gamatham, R. R. G., Goedhart, S., Gounden, S., Hlakola, M. J., Hoek, C. J., Hokwana, A., Horn, D. M., Horrell, J. M. G., Hugo, B., Isaacson, A. R., Jonas, J. L., Jordaan, J. D. B. L., Joubert, A. F., Józsa, G. I. G., Julie, R. P. M., Kapp, F. B., Kenyon, J. S., Kotzé, P. P. A., Kriel, H., Kusel, T. W., Lehmensiek, R., Liebenberg, D., Loots, A., Lord, R. T., Lunsky, B. M., Macfarlane, P. S., Magnus, L. G., Magozore, C. M., Mahgoub, O., Main, J. P. L., Malan, J. A., Malgas, R. D., Manley, J. R., Maree, M. D. J., Merry, B., Millenaar, R., Mnyandu, N., Moeng, I. P. T., Monama, T. E., Mphego, M. C., New, W. S., Ngcebetsha, B., Oozeer, N., Otto, A. J., Passmoor, S. S., Patel, A. A., Peens-Hough, A., Perkins, S. J., Ratcliffe, S. M., Renil, R., Rust, A., Salie, S., Schwardt, L. C., Serylak, M., Siebrits, R., Sirothia, S. K., Smirnov, O. M., Sofeya, L., Swart, P. S., Tasse, C., Taylor, D. T., Theron, I. P., Thorat, K., Tiplady, A. J., Tshongweni, S., van Balla, T. J., van der Byl, A., van der Merwe, C., van Dyk, C. L., Van Rooyen, R., Van Tonder, V., Van Wyk, R., Wallace, B. H., Welz, M. G. & Williams, L. P., Sep 12 2019, In : Nature. 573, 7773, p. 235-237 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Economic Inflation
5 Citations (Scopus)

The CARMA 3mm survey of the inner 0.7° × 0.4° of the Central Molecular Zone

Pound, M. W. & Yusef-Zadeh, F., Jan 1 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 473, 3, p. 2899-2929 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

millimeter waves
cosmic ray
line spectra
cosmic rays