BHASKAR AGARWAL

Astrophysicist | Data Scientist


    1. Optimal neighbourhood to nurture giants: a fundamental link between star forming galaxies and direct collapse black holes
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Cullen, Fergus; Khochfar, Sadegh; Ceverino, Daniel; Klessen, Ralf S. link

    2. Primordial Gas Collapse in The Presence of Radiation: Direct Collapse Black Hole or Population III star? link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar (Chapter contribution to the book: Formation of the First Black Holes)

    3. Nature and chemical abundances of a sample of Lyman-α emitter objects at high redshift link
      O. L. Dors, B. Agarwal, G. F. Hagele, M. V. Cardaci, C. -E. Rydberg, R. A. Riffel, A. S. Oliveira, A. C. Krabbe

    4. Gravitational Wave Signals from the First Massive Black Hole Seeds link
      Hartwig, Tilman; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Regan, John A.

    5. Predicting the locations of possible long-lived low-mass first stars: Importance of satellite dwarf galaxies link
      Magg, Mattis; Hartwig, Tilman; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Frebel, Anna; Glover, Simon C. O.; Griffen, Brendan F.; Klessen, Ralf

    6. An analytic resolution to the competition between Lyman-Werner radiation and metal winds in direct collapse black hole hosts link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Regan, John; Klessen, Ralf S.; Downes, Turlough P.; Zackrisson, Erik

    7. On the formation of the first quasars link
      Valiante, Rosa; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Habouzit, Melanie; Pezzulli, Edwige

    8. The Chandra COSMOS legacy survey:
      Energy Spectrum of the Cosmic X-ray Background and constraints on undetected populations link
      Cappelluti, Nico; Li, Yanxia; Ricarte, Angelo; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Allevato, Viola; Tasnim Ananna, Tonima; Ajello, Marco; Civano, Francesca; Comastri, Andrea; Elvis, Martin; Finoguenov, Alexis; Gilli, Roberto; Hasinger, Guenther; Marchesi, Stefano; Natarajan, Priyamvada; Pacucci, Fabio; Treister, E.; Urry, C. Megan

    9. Metallicity evolution of direct collapse black hole hosts: CR7 as a case study link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Johnson, Jarrett L.; Khochfar, Sadegh; Pellegrini, Eric; Rydberg, Claes-Erik; Klessen, Ralf S.; Oesch, Pascal

    10. Lyman-Werner Escape Fractions from the First Galaxies link
      Schauer, Anna T. P.; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Glover, Simon C. O.; Klessen, Ralf S.; Latif, Muhammad A.; Mas-Ribas, Lluís; Rydberg, Claes-Erik; Whalen, Daniel J.; Zackrisson, Erik

    11. Unveiling the first black holes with JWST: multi-wavelength spectral predictions link
      Natarajan, Priyamvada; Pacucci, Fabio; Ferrara, Andrea; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Ricarte, Angelo; Zackrisson, Erik; Cappelluti, Nico

    12. Effects of binary stellar populations on direct collapse black hole formation link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Cullen, Fergus; Khochfar, Sadegh; Klessen, Ralf; Glover, Simon; Johnson, Jarrett

    13. Detecting Direct Collapse Black Holes: making the case for CR7 link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Johnson, Jarrett L.; Zackrisson, Erik; Labbe, Ivo; van den Bosch, Frank C., Natarajan, Priyamvada; Khochfar, Sadegh

    14. New constraints on direct collapse black hole formation in the early Universe link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Smith, Britton; Glover, Simon; Natarajan, Priyamvada; Khochfar, Sadegh

    15. Revised reaction rate coefficients for H^- and H_2 destruction by realistic stellar spectra link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Khochfar, Sadegh

    16. The impact of reionization on the formation of black holes by direct collapse link
      Johnson, Jarrett L.; Whalen, Daniel J.; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Paardekooper, Jan-Pieter; Khochfar,Sadegh

    17. The First Billion Years project: birthplaces of direct collapse black holes link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Dalla Vecchia, Claudio; Johnson, Jarrett L.; Khochfar, Sadegh; Paardekooper, Jan-Pieter

    18. Unravelling obese black holes in first galaxies link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Davis, Andrew J.; Khochfar, Sadegh; Natarajan, Priya; Dunlop, James

    19. Ubiquitous seeding of supermassive black holes by direct collapse link
      Agarwal, Bhaskar; Khochfar, Sadegh; Johnson, Jarrett L.; Neistein, Eyal; Dalla Vecchia, Claudio; Livio, Mario 

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Conference proceedings


The Growth of the Stellar Seeds of Supermassive Black Holes

Johnson, Jarrett L.; Agarwal, Bhaskar; Whalen, Daniel J.; Dalla Vecchia, Claudio; Fryer, Christopher L.; Khochfar, Sadegh; Li, Hui; Livio, Mario
("First Stars IV", held in Kyoto, Japan, May 21-25, 2012) link

 

 

Press Coverage

  1. New Scientist: 

    http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn23664-obese-black-holes-outshone-stars-in-earliest-galaxies.htm

  2. Space.com:

    http://www.space.com/21575-obese-black-hole-quasar.html

  3. INAF Media Page:

    http://www.media.inaf.it/2013/06/07/buchi-neri-sovrappeso-nelle-prime-galassie/

PUBLICATIONS



Total Citations: > 500 

as First Author: > 400