publications

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Below is a list of some of the publications and preprints that I have contributed to:

• Askar, Ammar, Askar, Abbas, Pasquato, Mario, & Giersz, Mirek 2018, arXiv e-prints Finding Black Holes with Black Boxes -- Using Machine Learning to Identify Globular Clusters with Black Hole Subsystems

• Belloni, Diogo, Giersz, Mirek, Rivera Sandoval, Liliana E., Askar, Abbas, & Ciecielåg, Paweł 2019, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY database I. Accreting white dwarf binary systems in globular clusters - IV. Cataclysmic variables - properties of bright and faint populations

• Arca Sedda, Manuel, Askar, Abbas, & Giersz, Mirek 2018, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-Survey Database - I. Unravelling black hole subsystems in globular clusters

• Morawski, Jakub, Giersz, M., Askar, A., & Belczynski, K. 2018, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY Database I: Assessing GW kick retention fractions for BH-BH mergers in globular clusters

• Hong, Jongsuk, Vesperini, Enrico, Askar, Abbas, Giersz, Mirek, Szkudlarek, Magdalena, & Bulik, Tomasz 2018, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Binary Black Hole Mergers from Globular Clusters: the Impact of Globular Cluster Properties

• Askar, Abbas, Arca Sedda, Manuel, & Giersz, Mirek 2018, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY Database I: Galactic globular clusters harbouring a black hole subsystem

• Belczynski, K., Askar, A., Arca-Sedda, M., Chruslinska, M., Donnari, M., Giersz, M., Benacquista, M., Spurzem, R., Jin, D., Wiktorowicz, G., & Belloni, D. 2018, Astronomy and Astrophysics The origin of the first neutron star - neutron star merger

• Barack, Leor, Cardoso, Vitor, Nissanke, Samaya, Sotiriou, Thomas P., Askar, Abbas, Belczynski, Chris, Bertone, Gianfranco, Bon, Edi, Blas, Diego, Brito, Richard & ; and 192 coauthors 2018, ArXiv e-prints Black holes, gravitational waves and fundamental physics: a roadmap

• Askar, Abbas, Giersz, Mirek, Pych, Wojciech, & Dalessandro, Emanuele 2018, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society COCOA code for creating mock observations of star cluster models

• Samsing, Johan, Askar, Abbas, & Giersz, Mirek 2018, The Astrophysical Journal MOCCA-SURVEY Database. I. Eccentric Black Hole Mergers during Binary–Single Interactions in Globular Clusters

• Samsing, Johan, D'Orazio, Daniel J., Askar, Abbas, & Giersz, Mirek 2018, ArXiv e-prints Black Hole Mergers from Globular Clusters Observable by LISA and LIGO: Results from post-Newtonian Binary-Single Scatterings

• Hong, Jongsuk, de Grijs, Richard, Askar, Abbas, Berczik, Peter, Li, Chengyuan, Wang, Long, Deng, Licai, Kouwenhoven, M. B. N., Giersz, Mirek, & Spurzem, Rainer 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society The dynamical origin of multiple populations in intermediate-age clusters in the Magellanic Clouds

• Belloni, Diogo, Askar, Abbas, Giersz, Mirek, Kroupa, Pavel, & Rocha-Pinto, Helio J. 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society On the initial binary population for star cluster simulations

• Belloni, Diogo, Zorotovic, Mónica, Schreiber, Matthias R., Leigh, Nathan W. C., Giersz, Mirek, & Askar, Abbas 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society mocca-SURVEY database I. Accreting white dwarf binary systems in globular clusters - III. Cataclysmic variables - implications of model assumptions

• de Vita, R., Trenti, M., Bianchini, P., Askar, A., Giersz, M., & van de Ven, G. 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Prospects for detection of intermediate-mass black holes in globular clusters using integrated-light spectroscopy

• Belczynski, K., Klencki, J., Meynet, G., Fryer, C. L., Brown, D. A., Chruslinska, M., Gladysz, W., O'Shaughnessy, R., Bulik, T., Berti, E., Holz, D. E., Gerosa, D., Giersz, M., Ekstrom, S., Georgy, C., Askar, A., Wysocki, D., & Lasota, J.-P. 2017, ArXiv e-prints The origin of low spin of black holes in LIGO/Virgo mergers

• Belloni, Diogo, Giersz, Mirek, Rocha-Pinto, Helio J., Leigh, Nathan W. C., & Askar, Abbas 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY database I. Accreting white dwarf binary systems in globular clusters - II. Cataclysmic variables - progenitors and population at birth

• Askar, Abbas, Szkudlarek, Magdalena, Gondek-Rosińska, Dorota, Giersz, Mirek, & Bulik, Tomasz 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY Database - I. Coalescing binary black holes originating from globular clusters

• Askar, Abbas, Bianchini, Paolo, de Vita, Ruggero, Giersz, Mirek, Hypki, Arkadiusz, & Kamann, Sebastian 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY Database I: Is NGC 6535 a dark star cluster harbouring an IMBH?

• Belloni, Diogo, Giersz, Mirek, Askar, Abbas, Leigh, Nathan, & Hypki, Arkadiusz 2016, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA-SURVEY database I. Accreting white dwarf binary systems in globular clusters - I. Cataclysmic variables - present-day population

• Wang, Long, Spurzem, Rainer, Aarseth, Sverre, Giersz, Mirek, Askar, Abbas, Berczik, Peter, Naab, Thorsten, Schadow, Riko, & Kouwenhoven, M. B. N. 2016, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society The DRAGON simulations: globular cluster evolution with a million stars

• Askar, Abbas, Giersz, Mirek, Pych, Wojciech, Olech, Arkadiusz, & Hypki, Arkadiusz 2016, Star Clusters and Black Holes in Galaxies across Cosmic Time MOCCA code for star cluster simulation: comparison with optical observations using COCOA

• Giersz, Mirek, Leigh, Nathan, Marks, Michael, Hypki, Arkadiusz, & Askar, Abbas 2016, Star Clusters and Black Holes in Galaxies across Cosmic Time Monte Carlo modeling of globular star clusters: many primordial binaries and IMBH formation

• Giersz, M., Leigh, N., Hypki, A., Askar, A., & Lützgendorf, N. 2016, Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana Formation mechanisms of IMBH in globular clusters

• Belloni, D., Giersz, M., Askar, A., & Hypki, A. 2016, Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana Cataclysmic variables in globular clusters . First results on the analysis of the MOCCA simulations database

• Giersz, Mirek, Leigh, Nathan, Hypki, Arkadiusz, Lützgendorf, Nora, & Askar, Abbas 2015, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society MOCCA code for star cluster simulations - IV. A new scenario for intermediate mass black hole formation in globular clusters

• Giersz, Mirek, Leigh, Nathan, Marks, Michael, Hypki, Arkadiusz, & Askar, Abbas 2014, ArXiv e-prints Monte Carlo modelling of globular star clusters - many primordial binaries, IMBH formation