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. The large-scale structure of the halo of the Andromeda galaxy II. Hierarchical structure in the Pan-Andromeda Archaeological Survey
    Alan W. McConnachie, Rodrigo Ibata, Nicolas Martin, Annette M. N. Ferguson, Michelle Collins, Stephen Gwyn, Mike Irwin, Geraint F. Lewis, A. Dougal Mackey, Tim Davidge et al., Astrophysical Journal, 868, 1 (2018)
  2. Systematics in virial mass estimators for pressure-supported systems DOI
    Raphaël Errani, Jorge Peñarrubia and Matthew G. Walker, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2018)
  3. On the early evolution of Local Group dwarf galaxy types DOI
    José R. Bermejo-Climent, Giuseppina Battaglia, Carme Gallart, Arianna Di Cintio, Chris B. Brook, Luis Cicuéndez, Matteo Monelli, Ryan Leaman, Lucio Mayer, Jorge Peñarrubia et al., Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 479, 2 , p. 1514-1527 (2018)
  4. Probing dark matter with star clusters: a dark matter core in the ultra-faint dwarf Eridanus II DOI
    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 (2018)
  5. Fluctuations of the gravitational field generated by a random population of extended substructures
    Jorge Peñarrubia, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2017)
  6. 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)
  7. 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)
  8. 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)
  9. Dynamical evolution of globular clusters in dark matter halos
    Philip Breen, Anna Lisa Varri, Jorge Penarrubia and Douglas C. Heggie (2017)
  10. 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)
Last updated: 19 Feb 2018 at 21:11