Dr. Jorge Penarrubia

Position:
Reader
Research Theme:
Astronomy
Institution:
Edinburgh
Email address:
jorpega@roe.ac.uk
Website:
http://www.roe.ac.uk/ifa/people/jorpega.html
Address:
Institute for Astronomy, Royal Observatory, Blackford Hill, Edinburgh, EH9 3HJ, United Kingdom

Research interests

  • Nature of Dark Matter
  • Alternative gravity theories
  • Stellar dynamics
  • Bayesian statistics
  • Mechanical statistics

Teaching

  • Computational Astronomy
  • Galaxies

Research outputs

  1. Probing dark matter with star clusters: a dark matter core in the ultra-faint dwarf Eridanus II
    Filippo Contenta, Eduardo Balbinot, James A. Petts, Justin I. Read, Mark Gieles, Michelle L. M. Collins, Jorge Peñarrubia, Maxime Delorme and Alessia Gualandris, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2017)
  2. Fluctuations of the gravitational field generated by a random population of extended substructures
    Jorge Peñarrubia, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2017)
  3. Unbiased constraints on ultralight axion mass from dwarf spheroidal galaxies DOI
    Alma X. González-Morales, David J. E. Marsh, Jorge Peñarrubia and Luis A. Ureña-López, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 472, 2 , p. 1346-1360 (2017)
  4. Siriusly, a newly identified intermediate-age Milky Way stellar cluster: a spectroscopic study of Gaia 1 DOI
    J. D. Simpson, G. M. De Silva, S. L. Martell, D. B. Zucker, A. M. N. Ferguson, E. J. Bernard, M. Irwin, J. Penarrubia and E. Tolstoy, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 471, 4 , p. 4087-4098 (2017)
  5. Stellar envelopes of globular clusters embedded in dark mini-haloes
    Jorge Peñarrubia, Anna Lisa Varri, Philip G. Breen, Annette M. N. Ferguson and Rubén Sánchez-Janssen, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2017)
  6. Dynamical evolution of globular clusters in dark matter halos
    Philip Breen, Anna Lisa Varri, Jorge Penarrubia and Douglas C. Heggie, American Astronomical Society, DDA meeting #48, 48 (2017)
  7. What galaxy masses perturb the local cosmic expansion? DOI
    Jorge Peñarrubia and Azadeh Fattahi, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 468, 2 , p. 1300-1316 (2017)
  8. The effect of a disc on the population of cuspy and cored dark matter substructures in Milky Way-like galaxies
    Raphaël Errani, Jorge Penarrubia, Chervin F. P. Laporte and Facundo Gomez, American Astronomical Society, DDA meeting #48, 48 (2016)
  9. Finding Horndeski theories with Einstein gravity limits DOI
    Ryan McManus, Lucas Lombriser and Jorge Peñarrubia, Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics (JCAP), 11, 11 , p. 6 (2016)
  10. Wide binaries in ultrafaint galaxies: a window on to dark matter on the smallest scales DOI
    Jorge Peñarrubia, Aaron D. Ludlow, Julio Chanamé and Matthew G. Walker, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 461, 1 (2016)
Last updated: 19 Feb 2018 at 21:11