Book Chapter


"Astrophysical black holes"
Pedro R. Capelo, Chapter 1 of the review volume Formation of the First Black Holes
World Scientific Publishing Company, 2019 [ADS]

Submitted


"The erratic path to coalescence of LISA massive black hole binaries in sub-pc resolution simulations of smooth circumnuclear disks"
Rafael Souza Lima, Lucio Mayer, Pedro R. Capelo, Elisa Bortolas and Thomas R. Quinn, submitted to ApJ [ADS]

"Improved gravitational radiation time-scales: significance for LISA and LIGO-Virgo sources"
Lorenz Zwick, Pedro R. Capelo, Elisa Bortolas, Lucio Mayer and Pau Amaro-Seoane, submitted to MNRAS [ADS]

"Unveiling the gravitational Universe at μ-Hz frequencies"
Alberto Sesana et al., submitted to the European Space Agency Voyage 2050 Science Programme [ADS]

Refereed


"Improved constraints from ultra-faint dwarf galaxies on primordial black holes as dark matter"
Jakob Stegmann, Pedro R. Capelo, Elisa Bortolas and Lucio Mayer, 2020, MNRAS, 492, 5247 [ADS]

"The quest for dual and binary supermassive black holes: a multi-messenger view"
Alessandra De Rosa, Cristian Vignali, Tamara Bogdanović, Pedro R. Capelo et al., 2019, New Astron. Rev., 86, 101525 [ADS]

"Barred galaxies in cosmological zoom-in simulations: the importance of feedback"
Tommaso Zana, Pedro R. Capelo, Massimo Dotti, Lucio Mayer,
Alessandro Lupi, Francesco Haardt, Silvia Bonoli and Sijing Shen, 2019, MNRAS, 488, 1864 [ADS]

"Tidal disruption event rates in galaxy merger remnants"
Hugo Pfister, Ben Bar-Or, Marta Volonteri, Yohan Dubois and Pedro R. Capelo, 2019, MNRAS Letters, 488, L29 [ADS]

"The lifetime of binary black holes in Sérsic galaxy models"
Nadia Biava, Monica Colpi, Pedro R. Capelo, Matteo Bonetti, Marta Volonteri,
Tomas Tamfal, Lucio Mayer and Alberto Sesana, 2019, MNRAS, 487, 4985 [ADS]

"Black holes, gravitational waves and fundamental physics: a roadmap"
Leor Barack et al., 2019, Class. Quantum Grav., 36, 143001, COST action GWverse roadmap [ADS]

"Dynamical evolution and merger time-scales of LISA massive black hole binaries in disk galaxy mergers"
Fazeel M. Khan, Pedro R. Capelo, Lucio Mayer and Peter Berczik, 2018, ApJ, 868, 97 [ADS]

"Bar resilience to flybys in a cosmological framework"
Tommaso Zana, Massimo Dotti, Pedro R. Capelo, Lucio Mayer,
Francesco Haardt, Sijing Shen and Silvia Bonoli, 2018, MNRAS, 479, 5214 [ADS]

"Formation of LISA black hole binaries in merging dwarf galaxies: the imprint of dark matter"
Tomas Tamfal, Pedro R. Capelo, Stelios Kazantzidis, Lucio Mayer,
Douglas Potter, Joachim Stadel and Lawrence M. Widrow, 2018, ApJ Letters, 864, L19 [ADS]

"r-process nucleosynthesis in the early Universe through fast mergers
of compact binaries in triple systems"
Matteo Bonetti, Albino Perego, Pedro R. Capelo, Massimo Dotti
and M. Coleman Miller, 2018, PASA, 35, E017 [ADS]

"The effect of non-equilibrium metal cooling on the interstellar medium"
Pedro R. Capelo, Stefano Bovino, Alessandro Lupi, Dominik R. G. Schleicher
and Tommaso Grassi, 2018, MNRAS, 475, 3283 [ADS]

"The natural emergence of the correlation between H2 and star formation rate
surface densities in galaxy simulations"
Alessandro Lupi, Stefano Bovino, Pedro R. Capelo,
Marta Volonteri and Joseph Silk, 2018, MNRAS, 474, 2884 [ADS]

"External versus internal triggers of bar formation in cosmological zoom-in simulations"
Tommaso Zana, Massimo Dotti, Pedro R. Capelo, Silvia Bonoli,
Francesco Haardt, Lucio Mayer and Daniele Spinoso, 2018, MNRAS, 473, 2608 [ADS]

"The birth of a supermassive black hole binary"
Hugo Pfister, Alessandro Lupi, Pedro R. Capelo, Marta Volonteri,
Jillian M. Bellovary and Massimo Dotti, 2017, MNRAS, 471, 3646 [ADS]

"A survey of dual active galactic nuclei in simulations of galaxy
mergers: frequency and properties"
Pedro R. Capelo, Massimo Dotti, Marta Volonteri, Lucio Mayer,
Jillian M. Bellovary and Sijing Shen, 2017, MNRAS, 469, 4437 [ADS]

"Shocks and angular momentum flips: a different path to feeding
the nuclear regions of merging galaxies"
Pedro R. Capelo and Massimo Dotti, 2017, MNRAS, 465, 2643 [ADS]

"The pairing of accreting massive black holes in multiphase circumnuclear disks:
the interplay between radiative cooling, star formation, and feedback processes"
Rafael Souza Lima, Lucio Mayer, Pedro R. Capelo
and Jillian M. Bellovary, 2017, ApJ, 838, 13 [ADS]

"Galactic angular momentum in cosmological zoom-in simulations. I.
Disk and bulge components and the galaxy-halo connection"
Aleksandra Sokołowska, Pedro R. Capelo, S. Michael Fall, Lucio Mayer,
Sijing Shen and Silvia Bonoli, 2017, ApJ, 835, 289 [ADS]

"Supermassive black hole pairs in clumpy galaxies at high redshift: delayed binary
formation and concurrent mass growth"
Valentina Tamburello, Pedro R. Capelo, Lucio Mayer, Jillian M. Bellovary
and James W. Wadsley, 2017, MNRAS, 464, 2952 [ADS]

"A comparison of black hole growth in galaxy mergers with GASOLINE and RAMSES"
Jared M. Gabor, Pedro R. Capelo, Marta Volonteri, Frédéric Bournaud,
Jillian M. Bellovary, Fabio Governato and Thomas R. Quinn, 2016, A&A, 592, A62 [ADS]

"A chemical model for the interstellar medium in galaxies"
Stefano Bovino, Tommaso Grassi, Pedro R. Capelo, Dominik R. G. Schleicher
and Robi Banerjee, 2016, A&A, 590, A15 [ADS]

"Black hole accretion versus star formation rate: theory confronts observations"
Marta Volonteri, Pedro R. Capelo, Hagai Netzer, Jillian M. Bellovary,
Massimo Dotti and Fabio Governato, 2015, MNRAS, 452, L6 [ADS]

"Growing black holes and galaxies: black hole accretion versus star formation rate"
Marta Volonteri, Pedro R. Capelo, Hagai Netzer, Jillian M. Bellovary,
Massimo Dotti and Fabio Governato, 2015, MNRAS, 449, 1470 [ADS]

"Growth and activity of black holes in galaxy mergers with varying mass ratios"
Pedro R. Capelo, Marta Volonteri, Massimo Dotti, Jillian M. Bellovary,
Lucio Mayer and Fabio Governato, 2015, MNRAS, 447, 2123 [ADS]

"Nuclear coups: dynamics of black holes in galaxy mergers"
Sandor Van Wassenhove, Pedro R. Capelo, Marta Volonteri, Massimo Dotti, Jillian M. Bellovary,
Lucio Mayer and Fabio Governato, 2014, MNRAS, 439, 474 [ADS]

"The polytropic approximation and X-ray scaling relations: constraints on gas and dark matter
profiles for galaxy groups and clusters"
Pedro R. Capelo, Paolo S. Coppi and Priyamvada Natarajan, 2012, MNRAS, 422, 686 [ADS]

"Hydrostatic equilibrium profiles for gas in elliptical galaxies"
Pedro R. Capelo, Priyamvada Natarajan and Paolo S. Coppi, 2010, MNRAS, 407, 1148 [ADS]

"How robust are the constraints on cosmology and galaxy evolution from the lens-redshift test?"
Pedro R. Capelo and Priyamvada Natarajan, 2007, New J. Phys., 9, 445 [ADS]

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