Publications


Book Chapters

  1. The interplay between dust and radiation
    A. J. Richings, 2024, in Astrochemical Modelling: Practical aspects of microphysics in numerical simulations, Edited by S. Bovino & T. Grassi, ISBN: 978-0-323-91746-9, Elsevier, p. 157-188

Refereed Journal Articles

  1. Predictions for CO emission and the CO-to-H2 conversion factor in galaxy simulations with non-equilibrium chemistry
    O. A. Thompson, A. J. Richings, B. K. Gibson, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, R. Feldmann, C. C. Hayward, 2024, arXiv:2403.14325; Submitted to MNRAS
  2. Tests of subgrid models for star formation using simulations of isolated disk galaxies
    F. S. J. Nobels, J. Schaye, M. Schaller, S. Ploeckinger, E. Chaikin, A. J. Richings, 2023, arXiv:2309.13750; Accepted for publication in MNRAS
  3. Dense stellar clump formation driven by strong quasar winds in the FIRE cosmological hydrodynamic simulations
    J. Mercedes-Feliz, D. Anglés-Alcázar, B. Kiat Oh, C. C. Hayward, R. K. Cochrane, A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, S. Wellons, B. A. Terrazas, J. Moreno, K. Y. Su, P. F. Hopkins, 2024, MNRAS, 530, 2795
  4. [CII] 158 μm emission as an indicator of galaxy star formation rate
    L. Liang, R. Feldmann, N. Murray, D. Narayanan, C. C. Hayward, D. Anglés-Alcázar, L. Bassini, A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, D. T. Chung, J. Y. H. Chan, O. Çatmabacak, D. Kereš, P. F. Hopkins, 2024, MNRAS, 528, 499
  5. Local positive feedback in the overall negative: the impact of quasar winds on star formation in the FIRE cosmological simulations
    J. Mercedes-Feliz, D. Anglés-Alcázar, C. C. Hayward, R. K. Cochrane, B. A. Terrazas, S. Wellons, A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, J. Moreno, K. Y. Su, P. F. Hopkins, E. Quataert, D. Kereš, 2023, MNRAS, 524, 3446
  6. Hydrodynamic simulations of the Disk of Gas Around Supermassive black holes (HDGAS) -I; Molecular Gas Dynamics
    M. Raouf, S. Viti, S. García-Burillo, A. J. Richings, J. Schaye, A. Bemis, F. S. J. Nobels, M. Guainazzi, K.-Y. Huang, M. Schaller, V. Impellizzeri, J. Holdship, 2023, MNRAS, 524, 786
  7. Rapid disc settling and the transition from bursty to steady star formation in Milky Way-mass galaxies
    A. B. Gurvich, J. Stern, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, P. F. Hopkins, A. Wetzel, J. Moreno, C. C. Hayward, A. J. Richings, Z. Hafen, 2023, MNRAS, 519, 2598
  8. The effects of local stellar radiation and dust depletion on non-equilibrium interstellar chemistry
    A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, A. B. Gurvich, J. Schaye, C. C. Hayward, 2022, MNRAS, 517, 1557
  9. Unravelling the physics of multiphase AGN winds through emission line tracers
    A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, J. Stern, 2021, MNRAS, 503, 1568
  10. The changing circumgalactic medium over the last 10 Gyr I: Physical and dynamical properties
    E. Huscher, B. D. Oppenheimer, A. Lonardi, R. A. Crain, A. J. Richings, J. Schaye, 2021, MNRAS, 500, 1476
  11. Reproducing the CO-to-H2 conversion factor in cosmological simulations of Milky Way-mass galaxies
    L. C. Keating, A. J. Richings, N. Murray, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, P. F. Hopkins, A. Wetzel, D. Kereš, S. Benincasa, R. Feldmann, S. Loebman, M. E. Orr, 2020, MNRAS, 499, 837
  12. Pressure balance in the multiphase ISM of cosmologically simulated disk galaxies
    A. Gurvich, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, A. J. Richings, P. F. Hopkins, M. Y. Grudić, Z. Hafen, S. Wellons, J. Stern, E. Quataert, T. K. Chan, M. E. Orr, D. Kereš, A. Wetzel, C. C. Hayward, S. R. Loebman, N. Murray, 2020, MNRAS, 498, 3664
  13. The multiphase circumgalactic medium traced by low metal ions in EAGLE zoom simulations
    B. D. Oppenheimer, J. Schaye, R. A. Crain, J. K. Werk, A. J. Richings, 2018, MNRAS, 481, 835
  14. Radiative cooling of swept up gas in AGN-driven galactic winds and its implications for molecular outflows
    A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, 2018, MNRAS, 478, 3100
  15. Flickering AGN can explain the strong circumgalactic O VI observed by COS-Halos
    B. D. Oppenheimer, M. Segers, J. Schaye, A. J. Richings, R. A. Crain, 2018, MNRAS, 474, 4740
  16. The origin of fast molecular outflows in quasars: molecule formation in AGN-driven galactic winds
    A. J. Richings, C.-A. Faucher-Giguère, 2018, MNRAS, 474, 3673
  17. Metals in the circumgalactic medium are out of ionization equilibrium due to fluctuating active galactic nuclei
    M. C. Segers, B. D. Oppenheimer, J. Schaye, A. J. Richings, 2017, MNRAS, 471, 1026
  18. Chemical evolution of giant molecular clouds in simulations of galaxies
    A. J. Richings, J. Schaye, 2016, MNRAS, 460, 2297
  19. Bimodality of low-redshift circumgalactic O VI in non-equilibrium EAGLE zoom simulations
    B. D. Oppenheimer, R. A. Crain, J. Schaye, A. Rahmati, A. J. Richings, J. W. Trayford, J. Tumlinson, R. G. Bower, M. Schaller, T. Theuns, 2016, MNRAS, 460, 2157
  20. The effects of metallicity, UV radiation and non-equilibrium chemistry in high-resolution simulations of galaxies
    A. J. Richings, J. Schaye, 2016, MNRAS, 458, 270
  21. Non-equilibrium chemistry and cooling in the diffuse interstellar medium - II. Shielded Gas
    A. J. Richings, J. Schaye, B. D. Oppenheimer, 2014, MNRAS, 442, 2780
    Supplementary material can be found here.
  22. Non-equilibrium chemistry and cooling in the diffuse interstellar medium - I. Optically Thin Regime
    A. J. Richings, J. Schaye, B. D. Oppenheimer, 2014, MNRAS, 440, 3349
    Supplementary material can be found here.
  23. The connection between radio loudness and central surface brightness profiles in optically selected low-luminosity active galaxies
    A. J. Richings, P. Uttley & E. Kording, 2011, MNRAS, 415, 2158
  24. Field and Globular Cluster Low-mass X-ray Binaries in NGC 4278
    G. Fabbiano, N. J. Brassington, L. Lentati, L. Angelini, R. L. Davies, J. Gallagher, V. Kalogera, D.-W. Kim, A. R. King, A. Kundu, S. Pellegrini, A. J. Richings, G. Trinchieri, A. Zezas, S. Zepf, 2010, ApJ, 725, 1824
  25. The Hot Interstellar Medium of the Interacting Galaxy NGC 4490
    A. J. Richings, G. Fabbiano, Junfeng Wang & T. P. Roberts, 2010, ApJ, 723, 1375


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Email: alexander.j.richings@durham.ac.uk