Publications

Publications

Below you can find a chronological list of all my publications. Most of them are also on the NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS) and you can get the list here.

2003-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014

2013-2014

On Physical Scales of Dark Matter Halos
Marcel Zemp
Astrophysical Journal, Volume 792, Issue 2, Article ID 124
September 2014, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/792/2/124, ADS:2014ApJ...792..124Z

Structure finding in cosmological simulations: the state of affairs
Alexander Knebe et al. (35 authors in total)
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 435, Issue 2, Pages 1618-1658
October 2013, doi:10.1093/mnras/stt1403, ADS:2013MNRAS.435.1618K

Revisiting the First Galaxies: The Epoch of Population III Stars
Alexander Muratov, Oleg Gnedin, Nickolay Gnedin and Marcel Zemp
Astrophysical Journal, Volume 773, Issue 1, Article ID 19
August 2013, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/773/1/19, ADS:2013ApJ...773...19M

Revisiting the First Galaxies: The Effects of Population III Stars on their Host Galaxies
Alexander Muratov, Oleg Gnedin, Nickolay Gnedin and Marcel Zemp
Astrophysical Journal, Volume 772, Issue 2, Article ID 106
August 2013, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/772/2/106, ADS:2013ApJ...772..106M

2011-2012

The Impact of Baryon Physics on the Structure of High-redshift Galaxies
Marcel Zemp, Oleg Gnedin, Nickolay Gnedin and Andrey Kravtsov
Astrophysical Journal, Volume 748, Issue 1, Article ID 54
March 2012, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/748/1/54, ADS:2012ApJ...748...54Z

On Determining the Shape of Matter Distributions
Marcel Zemp, Oleg Gnedin, Nickolay Gnedin and Andrey Kravtsov
Astrophysical Journal Supplement, Volume 197, Issue 2, Article ID 30
December 2011, doi:10.1088/0067-0049/197/2/30, ADS:2011ApJS..197...30Z

Haloes gone MAD: The Halo-Finder Comparison Project
Alexander Knebe et al. (37 authors in total)
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 415, Issue 3, Pages 2293-2318
August 2011, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2011.18858.x, ADS:2011MNRAS.415.2293K

2009-2010

The Distribution of Coalescing Compact Binaries in the Local Universe: Prospects for Gravitational-Wave Observations
Luke Zoltan Kelley, Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, Marcel Zemp, Jürg Diemand and Ilya Mandel
Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 725, Issue 1, Pages L91-L96
December 2010, doi:10.1088/2041-8205/725/1/L91, ADS:2010ApJ...725L..91K

Simulations of Recoiling Massive Black Holes
Javiera Guedes, Piero Madau, Lucio Mayer, Michael Kuhlen, Jürg Diemand and Marcel Zemp
Co-Evolution of Central Black Holes and Galaxies, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union,
IAU Symposium, Volume 267, Pages 262-262
May 2010, doi:10.1017/S1743921310006393, ADS:2010IAUS..267..262G

Dark matter direct detection with non-Maxwellian velocity structure
Michael Kuhlen, Neil Weiner, Jürg Diemand, Piero Madau, Ben Moore, Doug Potter,
Joachim Stadel and Marcel Zemp
Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 02, Page 030
February 2010, doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2010/02/030, ADS:2010JCAP...02..030K

The Role of Massive Black Hole Recoil in Galaxy Evolution
Javiera Guedes, Piero Madau, Michael Kuhlen, Lucio Mayer, Jürg Diemand and Marcel Zemp
Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Volume 41, Page 581
January 2010, ADS:2010AAS...21537204G

Halo Retention and Evolution of Coalescing Compact Binaries in Cosmological Simulations of Structure Formation: Implications for Short Gamma-Ray Bursts
Marcel Zemp, Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz and Jürg Diemand
Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 705, Issue 2, Pages L186-L190
November 2009, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/705/2/L186, ADS:2009ApJ...705L.186Z

The Structure of Cold Dark Matter Halos: Recent Insights from High Resolution Simulations
Marcel Zemp
Modern Physics Letters A, Volume 24, Issue 29, Pages 2291-2305
September 2009, doi:10.1142/S0217732309031880, ADS:2009MPLA...24.2291Z

Simulations of Recoiling Massive Black Holes in the Via Lactea Halo
Javiera Guedes, Piero Madau, Michael Kuhlen, Jürg Diemand and Marcel Zemp
Astrophysical Journal, Volume 702, Issue 2, Pages 890-900
September 2009, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/702/2/890, ADS:2009ApJ...702..890G

Quantifying the heart of darkness with GHALO -
a multibillion particle simulation of a galactic halo

Joachim Stadel, Doug Potter, Ben Moore, Jürg Diemand, Piero Madau, Marcel Zemp,
Michael Kuhlen and Vincent Quilis
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, Volume 398, Issue 1, Pages L21-L25
September 2009, doi:10.1111/j.1745-3933.2009.00699.x, ADS:2009MNRAS.398L..21S

A multiphysics and multiscale software environment for modeling astrophysical systems
Simon Portegies Zwart et al. (24 authors in total)
New Astronomy, Volume 14, Issue 4, Pages 369-378
May 2009, doi:10.1016/j.newast.2008.10.006, ADS:2009NewA...14..369P

The graininess of dark matter haloes
Marcel Zemp, Jürg Diemand, Michael Kuhlen, Piero Madau, Ben Moore, Doug Potter and Joachim Stadel
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 394, Issue 2, Pages 641-659
April 2009, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2008.14361.x, ADS:2009MNRAS.394..641

Einführung in die Statik (Introduction to statics)
Daniel Huldi and Marcel Zemp; revised by Thomas Kuster
Leitprogramm, EducETH, ETH Zurich
April 2009, EducETH Collection

The Role of Dwarf Galaxies in Building Large Stellar Halos
Evan Kirby et al. (13 authors in total)
Astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey, Science White Papers, Number 156
February 2009, ADS:2009astro2010S.156K

2007-2008

Fossil Remnants of Reionization in the Halo of the Milky Way
Piero Madau, Michael Kuhlen, Jürg Diemand, Ben Moore, Marcel Zemp, Doug Potter and Joachim Stadel
Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 689, Issue 1, Pages L41-L44
December 2008, doi:10.1086/595814, ADS:2008ApJ...689L..41M

Massive Black Hole recoil in high resolution hosts
Javiera Guedes, Jürg Diemand, Marcel Zemp, Michael Kuhlen, Piero Madau, Lucio Mayer and Joachim Stadel
Astronomische Nachrichten, Volume 329, Issue 9-10, Pages 1004-1007
November 2008, doi:10.1002/asna.200811056, ADS:2008AN....329.1004G

Clumps and streams in the local dark matter distribution
Jürg Diemand, Michael Kuhlen, Piero Madau, Marcel Zemp, Ben Moore, Doug Potter and Joachim Stadel
Nature, Volume 454, Issue 7205, Pages 735-738
August 2008, doi:10.1038/nature07153, ADS:2008Natur.454..735D

The Via Lactea INCITE simulation: galactic dark matter substructure at high resolution
Michael Kuhlen, Jürg Diemand, Piero Madau and Marcel Zemp
Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 125, Issue 1, Page 012008
July 2008, doi:10.1088/1742-6596/125/1/012008, ADS:2008JPhCS.125a2008K

A Multiphysics and Multiscale Software Environment for Modeling Astrophysical Systems
Simon Portegies Zwart et al. (22 authors in total)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Computational Science - ICCS 2008, Volume 5102, Pages 207-216
June 2008, doi:10.1007/978-3-540-69387-1_23, ADS:2008LNCS.5102..207P

Multimass spherical structure models for N-body simulations
Marcel Zemp, Ben Moore, Joachim Stadel, C. Marcella Carollo and Piero Madau
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 386, Issue 3, Pages 1543-1556
May 2008, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2008.13126.x, ADS:2008MNRAS.386.1543Z

An optimum time-stepping scheme for N-body simulations
Marcel Zemp, Joachim Stadel, Ben Moore and C. Marcella Carollo
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 376, Issue 1, Pages 273-286
March 2007, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2007.11427.x, ADS:2007MNRAS.376..273Z

2003-2006

Collisionless and collisional dynamics in astrophysics
Marcel Zemp
Doctorate thesis, ETH Zurich
September 2006, doi:10.3929/ethz-a-005306648, ADS:2006PhDT.........9Z

Does the Fornax dwarf spheroidal have a central cusp or core?
Tobias Goerdt, Ben Moore, Justin Read, Joachim Stadel and Marcel Zemp
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 368, Issue 3, Pages 1073-1077
May 2006, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2006.10182.x, ADS:2006MNRAS.368.1073G

Globular clusters, satellite galaxies and stellar haloes from early dark matter peaks
Ben Moore, Jürg Diemand, Piero Madau, Marcel Zemp and Joachim Stadel
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 368, Issue 2, Pages 563-570
May 2006, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2006.10116.x, ADS:2006MNRAS.368..563M

A universal velocity distribution of relaxed collisionless structures
Steen Hansen, Ben Moore, Marcel Zemp and Joachim Stadel
Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Issue 01, Page 014
January 2006, doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2006/01/014, ADS:2006JCAP...01..014H

Cusps in cold dark matter haloes
Jürg Diemand, Marcel Zemp, Ben Moore, Joachim Stadel and C. Marcella Carollo
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 364, Issue 2, Pages 665-673
December 2005, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2005.09601.x, ADS:2005MNRAS.364..665D

The stability of dark matter cusps
Marcel Zemp
Diploma thesis, ETH Zurich
February 2003, doi:10.3929/ethz-a-005187379, ADS:2003MsT..........1Z