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dr. R.J. (Rob) Farmer

Faculty of Science
Anton Pannekoek Institute of Astronomy

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
  • Room number: C4.127
Postal address
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  • Publications

    2020

    • Renzo, M., Farmer, R., Justham, S., Götberg, Y., de Mink, S. E., Zapartas, E., ... Smith, N. (2020). Predictions for the hydrogen-free ejecta of pulsational pair-instability supernovae. ArXiv e-prints.
    • Schwab, J., Farmer, R., & Timmes, F. X. (2020). Laminar Flame Speeds in Degenerate Oxygen-Neon Mixtures. ArXiv e-prints.

    2019

    • Farmer, R., Renzo, M., de Mink, S. E., Marchant, P., & Justham, S. (2019). Mind the Gap: The Location of the Lower Edge of the Pair-instability Supernova Black Hole Mass Gap. Astrophysical Journal, 887(1), [53]. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab518b [details]
    • Marchant, P., Renzo, M., Farmer, R., Pappas, K. M. W., Taam, R. E., de Mink, S. E., & Kalogera, V. (2019). Pulsational Pair-instability Supernovae in Very Close Binaries. Astrophysical Journal, 882(1), 36. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab3426
    • Paxton, B., Smolec, R., Schwab, J., Gautschy, A., Bildsten, L., Cantiello, M., ... Timmes, F. X. (2019). Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA): Pulsating Variable Stars, Rotation, Convective Boundaries, and Energy Conservation. The Astrophysical Journal. Supplement Series, 243(1), 10. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/ab2241
    • Renzo, M., Zapartas, E., de Mink, S. E., Götberg, Y., Justham, S., Farmer, R. J., ... Sana, H. (2019). Massive runaway and walkaway stars. A study of the kinematical imprints of the physical processes governing the evolution and explosion of their binary progenitors. Astronomy & Astrophysics, 624. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201833297
    • Zapartas, E., de Mink, S. E., Justham, S., Smith, N., de Koter, A., Renzo, M., ... Toonen, S. (2019). The diverse lives of progenitors of hydrogen-rich core-collapse supernovae: the role of binary interaction. Astronomy & Astrophysics, 631. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201935854

    2018

    • Fields, C. E., Timmes, F. X., Farmer, R., Petermann, I., Wolf, W. M., & Couch, S. M. (2018). The Impact of Nuclear Reaction Rate Uncertainties on the Evolution of Core-collapse Supernova Progenitors. The Astrophysical Journal. Supplement Series, 234(2), [19]. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/aaa29b [details]
    • Paxton, B., Schwab, J., Bauer, E. B., Bildsten, L., Blinnikov, S., Duffell, P., ... Timmes, F. X. (2018). Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA): Convective Boundaries, Element Diffusion, and Massive Star Explosions. The Astrophysical Journal. Supplement Series, 234(2), [34]. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/aaa5a8 [details]

    2017

    • Patton, K. M., Lunardini, C., & Farmer, R. J. (2017). Presupernova Neutrinos: Realistic Emissivities from Stellar Evolution. Astrophysical Journal, 840(1), 2. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa6ba8
    • Patton, K. M., Lunardini, C., Farmer, R. J., & Timmes, F. X. (2017). Neutrinos from Beta Processes in a Presupernova: Probing the Isotopic Evolution of a Massive Star. Astrophysical Journal, 851(1), 6. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa95c4

    2016

    • Farmer, R., Fields, C. E., Petermann, I., Dessart, L., Cantiello, M., Paxton, B., & Timmes, F. X. (2016). On Variations Of Pre-supernova Model Properties. The Astrophysical Journal. Supplement Series, 227(2), 22. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/227/2/22
    • Fields, C. E., Farmer, R., Petermann, I., Iliadis, C., & Timmes, F. X. (2016). Properties of Carbon-Oxygen White Dwarfs From Monte Carlo Stellar Models. Astrophysical Journal, 823(1), 46. https://doi.org/10.3847/0004-637X/823/1/46
    • Paxton, B., Marchant, P., Schwab, J., Bauer, E. B., Bildsten, L., Cantiello, M., ... Timmes, F. X. (2016). Erratum: “Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA): Binaries, Pulsations, and Explosions” (2015, ApJS, 220, 15). The Astrophysical Journal. Supplement Series, 223(1), 18. https://doi.org/10.3847/0067-0049/223/1/18

    2015

    • Farmer, R., Fields, C. E., & Timmes, F. X. (2015). On Carbon Burning in Super Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars. Astrophysical Journal, 807(2), 184. https://doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/807/2/184
    • Paxton, B., Marchant, P., Schwab, J., Bauer, E. B., Bildsten, L., Cantiello, M., ... Timmes, F. X. (2015). Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA): Binaries, Pulsations, and Explosions. The Astrophysical Journal. Supplement Series, 220(1), 15. https://doi.org/10.1088/0067-0049/220/1/15

    2014

    • Miglio, A., Chaplin, W. J., Farmer, R., Kolb, U., Girardi, L., Elsworth, Y., ... Handberg, R. (2014). Prospects for Detecting Asteroseismic Binaries in Kepler Data. Astrophysical Journal Letters, 784(1). https://doi.org/10.1088/2041-8205/784/1/L3

    2013

    • Farmer, R., Kolb, U., & Norton, A. J. (2013). The true stellar parameters of the Kepler target list. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 433(2), 1133-1145. https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stt795

    2017

    • Farmer, R., Fields, C., Petermann, I., Dessart, L., Cantiello, M., Paxton, B., & Timmes, F. (2017). On Variations Of Pre-Supernova Model Properties. American Astronomical Society Meeting, 229.

    2016

    • Fields, C., Farmer, R., Petermann, I., & Timmes, F. (2016). On The Origin of The Elements: The Spectacular Role of White Dwarfs. American Astronomical Society Meeting, 227.

    2014

    • Farmer, R. (2014). Populations in the Kepler Field. ProQuest Dissertations And Theses; Thesis (Ph.D.)--Open University (United Kingdom), 2014.; Publication Number: AAT 13889389; ISBN: 9781392066171; Source: Dissertation Abstracts International.

    Talk / presentation

    • Farmer, R. J. (speaker) (8-11-2018). Mind the gap: The pair instability boundary, Massive stars and Supernovae, Bariloche, Argentina.
    • Farmer, R. J. (speaker) (1-6-2018). Mind the gap: The pair instability boundary, Shocking Supernovae: surrounding interactions and unusual events, Stockholm, Sweden.
    • Farmer, R. J. (speaker) (12-5-2018). Mind the gap: The pair instability boundary, Nederlandse Astronomenconferentie, Groningen, Netherlands.
    • Farmer, R. J. (speaker) (12-12-2017). Variation in pre supernovae model properties, 11th Bonn Workshop on Formation and Evolution of Neutron Stars, Bonn, Germany.
    • Farmer, R. J. (speaker) (31-10-2017). How far can we trust stellar models, Nova 2 meeting Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.
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