Publications

Papers

    2014

  • Zubovas K., King A., Galaxy-wide outflows: cold gas and star formation at high speeds ArXiv e-prints (2014) :arXiv:1401.0392- (Journal article)

2013

  • King A., Nixon C., SMBH accretion and mergers: removing the symmetries Classical and Quantum Gravity (2013) 30:244006- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Pounds K. A., The end of the black hole dark ages and the origin of warm absorbers Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2013) :L181- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Dehnen W., King A., Black Hole Foraging: Feedback Drives Feeding The Astrophysical Journal (2013) 777:L28- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., The Supermassive Black Hole—Galaxy Connection Space Science Reviews (2013) :85- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C., King A., Price D., Tearing up the disc: misaligned accretion on to a binary Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2013) 434:1946-1954 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., Nayakshin S., King A., Wilkinson M., AGN outflows trigger starbursts in gas-rich galaxies Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2013) 433:3079-3090 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Pounds K. A., King A. R., The shocked outflow in NGC 4051 - momentum-driven feedback, ultrafast outflows and warm absorbers Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2013) 433:1369-1377 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • D'Abrusco R., Fabbiano G., Strader J., Zezas A., Mineo S., Fragos T., Bonfini P., Luo B., Kim D.-W., King A., The Two-dimensional Projected Spatial Distribution of Globular Clusters. I. Method and Application to NGC 4261 The Astrophysical Journal (2013) 773:87- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Cappi M., et al., The Hot and Energetic Universe: Astrophysics of feedback in local AGN ArXiv e-prints (2013) :arXiv:1306.2330- (Journal article)
  • Nandra K., et al., The Hot and Energetic Universe: A White Paper presenting the science theme motivating the Athena+ mission ArXiv e-prints (2013) :arXiv:1306.2307- (Journal article)
  • King A. R., Livio M., Lubow S. H., Pringle J. E., Accretion disc viscosity: what do warped discs tell us? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2013) 431:2655-2660 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., King A., BAL QSOs and Extreme UFOs: The Eddington Connection The Astrophysical Journal (2013) 769:51- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C., King A., Do Jets Precess... or Even Move at All? The Astrophysical Journal (2013) 765:L7- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Luo B., Fabbiano G., Strader J., Kim D.-W., Brodie J. P., Fragos T., Gallagher J. S., King A., Zezas A., Deep Chandra Monitoring Observations of NGC 4649. I. Catalog of Source Properties The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series (2013) 204:14- (Journal article) DOI for this publication

2012

  • Roberts T. P., Fabbiano G., Luo B., Kim D.-W., Strader J., Middleton M. J., Brodie J. P., Fragos T., Gallagher J. S., Kalogera V., King A. R., Zezas A., A Variable Ultraluminous X-Ray Source in a Globular Cluster in NGC 4649 The Astrophysical Journal (2012) 760:135- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., King A. R., The M-σ relation in different environments Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2012) 426:2751-2757 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Strader J., Fabbiano G., Luo B., Kim D.-W., Brodie J. P., Fragos T., Gallagher J. S., Kalogera V., King A., Zezas A., Deep Chandra Monitoring Observations of NGC 4649. II. Wide-field Hubble Space Telescope Imaging of the Globular Clusters The Astrophysical Journal (2012) 760:87- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C., King A., Price D., Frank J., Tearing up the Disk: How Black Holes Accrete The Astrophysical Journal (2012) 757:L24- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Co-evolution of Supermassive Black Holes and their Host Galaxies Half a Century of X-ray Astronomy, Proceedings of the conference held 17-21 September, 2012 in Mykonos Island, Greece. Online at http://www.astro.noa.gr/xcosmo/, id.18 (2012) : (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., Nayakshin S., King A. R., What's in a Fermi Bubble: A Quasar Episode in the Galactic Center AGN Winds in Charleston (2012) 460:268- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., King A. R., AGN Winds and the Black-Hole - Galaxy Connection AGN Winds in Charleston (2012) 460:235- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N. J., Fabbiano G., Zezas A., Kundu A., Kim D.-W., Fragos T., King A. R., Pellegrini S., Trinchieri G., Zepf S., Wright N. J., The Spectral and Temporal Properties of Transient Sources in Early-type Galaxies The Astrophysical Journal (2012) 755:162- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Farihi J., Gänsicke B. T., Wyatt M. C., Girven J., Pringle J. E., King A. R., Scars of intense accretion episodes at metal-rich white dwarfs Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2012) 424:464-471 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nayakshin S., Power C., King A. R., The Observed M-σ Relations Imply That Super-massive Black Holes Grow by Cold Chaotic Accretion The Astrophysical Journal (2012) 753:15- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C. J., King A. R., Price D. J., Rapid AGN accretion from counter-rotating discs Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2012) 422:2547-2552 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Hobbs A., Power C., Nayakshin S., King A. R., Modelling supermassive black hole growth: towards an improved sub-grid prescription Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2012) 421:3443-3449 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C. J., King A. R., Broken discs: warp propagation in accretion discs Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2012) 421:1201-1208 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., King A., Clearing Out a Galaxy The Astrophysical Journal (2012) 745:L34- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Alexander R. D., Smedley S. L., Nayakshin S., King A. R., Galactic Centre star formation: the case of the missing gas disc Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2012) 419:1970-1976 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Maitra D., Miller J., Markoff S., King A., Modeling the Broadband Spectral Energy Distributions of Nearby Seyfert-1 AGN American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts #219 (2012) 219:#140.04- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Accretion disc theory since Shakura and Sunyaev Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana (2012) 83:466- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Supermassive black holes and their effects on their galactic hosts Proceedings of "An INTEGRAL view of the high-energy sky (the first 10 years)" - 9th INTEGRAL Workshop and celebration of the 10th anniversary of the launch (INTEGRAL 2012). 15-19 October 2012. Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris, France. Published online at http://pos.sissa.it/cgi-bin/reader/conf.cgi?confid=176, id.55 (2012) : (Journal article) DOI for this publication

2011

  • Alexander R. D., Wynn G. A., King A. R., Pringle J. E., Disc instability in RS Ophiuchi: a path to Type Ia supernovae Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 418:2576-2583 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C. J., King A. R., Pringle J. E., The final parsec problem: aligning a binary with an external accretion disc Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 417:L66-L69 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Bloom J. S., et al., A Possible Relativistic Jetted Outburst from a Massive Black Hole Fed by a Tidally Disrupted Star Science (2011) 333:203- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zubovas K., King A. R., Nayakshin S., The Milky Way's Fermi bubbles: echoes of the last quasar outburst? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 415:L21-L25 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Zubovas K., Power C., Large-scale outflows in galaxies Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 415:L6-L10 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Hobbs A., Nayakshin S., Power C., King A., Feeding supermassive black holes through supersonic turbulence and ballistic accretion Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 413:2633-2650 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Power C., Zubovas K., Nayakshin S., King A. R., Self-regulated star formation and the black hole-galaxy bulge relation Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 413:L110-L113 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., The Brightest Cluster X-ray Sources The Astrophysical Journal (2011) 732:L28- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nixon C. J., Cossins P. J., King A. R., Pringle J. E., Retrograde accretion and merging supermassive black holes Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 412:1591-1598 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Power C., Nayakshin S., King A., The accretion disc particle method for simulations of black hole feeding and feedback Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2011) 412:269-276 (Journal article) DOI for this publication

2010

  • Esperet L., Kardos F., King A., Kral D., Norine S., Exponentially many perfect matchings in cubic graphs ArXiv e-prints (2010) :arXiv:1012.2878- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Fabbiano G., et al., Field and Globular Cluster Low-mass X-ray Binaries in NGC 4278 The Astrophysical Journal (2010) 725:1824-1847 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N. J., et al., The X-ray Spectra of the Luminous LMXBs in NGC 3379: Field and Globular Cluster Sources The Astrophysical Journal (2010) 725:1805-1823 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., AGN have underweight black holes and reach Eddington Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2010) 408:L95-L98 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Winds and Outflows from Supermassive Black Holes Accretion and Ejection in AGN: a Global View (2010) 427:315- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Pringle J. E., The accretion disc dynamo in the solar nebula Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2010) 404:1903-1909 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Schell N., King A., Beckmann F., Ruhnau H.-U., Kirchhof R., Kiehn R., Müller M., Schreyer A., The High Energy Materials Science Beamline (HEMS) at PETRA III American Institute of Physics Conference Series (2010) 1234:391-394 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Accretion and Outflow in Active Galaxies IAU Symposium (2010) 267:273-282 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Black hole outflows Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2010) 402:1516-1522 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N., et al., The Spectral Properties of Transient X-ray Binaries in Elliptical Galaxies Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society (2010) 42:653- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Rossi E. M., Lodato G., Armitage P. J., Pringle J. E., King A. R., Black hole mergers: the first light Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2010) 401:2021-2035 (Journal article) DOI for this publication

2009

  • Brassington N. J., et al., Catalog of X-ray sources in NGC 4278 (Brassington+, 2009) VizieR Online Data Catalog (2009) 218:10605- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nayakshin S., Wilkinson M. I., King A., Competitive feedback in galaxy formation Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2009) 398:L54-L57 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Lodato G., Nayakshin S., King A. R., Pringle J. E., Black hole mergers: can gas discs solve the `final parsec' problem? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2009) 398:1392-1402 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Kim D.-W., et al., Comparing GC and Field LMXBs in Elliptical Galaxies with Deep Chandra and Hubble Data The Astrophysical Journal (2009) 703:829-844 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Fragos T., et al., Transient Low-mass X-ray Binary Populations in Elliptical Galaxies NGC 3379 and NGC 4278 The Astrophysical Journal (2009) 702:L143-L147 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N. J., et al., Catalog of X-ray sources in NGC 3379 (Brassington+, 2008) VizieR Online Data Catalog (2009) 217:90142- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Pringle J. E., RS Ophiuchi: thermonuclear explosion or disc instability? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2009) 397:L51-L54 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Wang J.-M., Hu C., Li Y.-R., Chen Y.-M., King A. R., Marconi A., Ho L. C., Yan C.-S., Staubert R., Zhang S., Episodic Random Accretion and the Cosmological Evolution of Supermassive Black Hole Spins The Astrophysical Journal (2009) 697:L141-L144 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Accretion: the gold mine opens. Commentary on: Shakura N. I. and Sunyaev R. A., 1973, A&A, 24, 337 Astronomy and Astrophysics (2009) 500:53-54 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N. J., et al., Deep Chandra Monitoring Observations of NGC 4278: Catalog of Source Properties The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series (2009) 181:605-626 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Heating Cluster Gas The Astrophysical Journal (2009) 695:L107-L110 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Masses, beaming and Eddington ratios in ultraluminous X-ray sources Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2009) 393:L41-L44 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Lodato G., King A. R., Pringle J. E., Stellar disruption by a supermassive black hole: is the light curve really proportional to t-5/3? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2009) 392:332-340 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N., et al., Transient Sources in Elliptical Galaxies Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society (2009) 41:#432.07- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Nandra K., The Growth of Supermassive Black Holes Across Cosmic Time astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey (2009) 2010:220- (Journal article) DOI for this publication

2008

  • Trinchieri G., et al., Discovery of Hot Gas in Outflow in NGC 3379 The Astrophysical Journal (2008) 688:1000-1008 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N. J., et al., Deep Chandra Monitoring Observations of NGC 3379: Catalog of Source Properties The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series (2008) 179:142-165 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Disc accretion in active galactic nuclei New Astronomy Reviews (2008) 52:253-256 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Fragos T., et al., Models for Low-Mass X-Ray Binaries in the Elliptical Galaxies NGC 3379 and NGC 4278: Comparison with Observations The Astrophysical Journal (2008) 683:346-356 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N., et al., Deep Chandra Observations of LMXB Populations in Normal Elliptical Galaxies The X-ray Universe 2008 (2008) : (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Brassington N., et al., Discovery of Hot Gas in Outflow in NGC 3379 The X-ray Universe 2008 (2008) : (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Zezas A., Fabbiano G., Baldi A., Schweizer F., King A. R., Ponman T. J., Rots A. H., Chandra sources in Antennae galaxies, NGC 4038/39 (Zezas+, 2006) VizieR Online Data Catalog (2008) 216:60211- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A., Hyperaccretion New Astronomy Reviews (2008) 51:775-777 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • Troja E., King A. R., O'Brien P. T., Cusumano G., Progenitors of short hard GRBs American Institute of Physics Conference Series (2008) 1000:276-279 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Pringle J. E., Hofmann J. A., The evolution of black hole mass and spin in active galactic nuclei Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2008) 385:1621-1627 (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., On `The spectral and temporal properties of an Ultra--Luminous X-ray source in NGC 6946', by Senorita Devi et al ArXiv e-prints (2008) :arXiv:0804.3760- (Journal article) DOI for this publication
  • King A. R., Accretion rates and beaming in ultraluminous X-ray sources Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2008) 385:L113-L115 (Journal article) DOI for this publication

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