Dr. Maryam Habibi

Astrophysicist
Postdoctoral Fellow
at Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics

Refereed Publications

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(20) Detection of a drag force in G2's orbit: Measuring the density of the accretion flow onto Sgr A* at 1000 Schwarzschild radii, Gillessen, S.; Plewa, P. M.; Widmann, F.; von Fellenberg, S.; Schartmann, M.; Habibi, M.; Jimenez Rosales, A.; Bauböck, M.; Dexter, J.; Gao, F.; Waisberg, I.; Eisenhauer, F.; Pfuhl, O.; Ott, T.; Burkert, A.; de Zeeuw, P. T.; Genzel, R., ApJ, in press, arXiv:1812.01416

(19) Detection of orbital motions near the last stable circular orbit of the massive black hole SgrA*, Gravity Collaboration including Habibi, M. , 2018, aap, 618, L10

(18) Multiple Star Systems in the Orion Nebula GRAVITY collaboration; Karl, Martina +Habibi, M., + et. al. , 2018arXiv180910376G

(17) The Galactic Centre source G2 was unlikely born in any of the known massive binaries, Calderón, D.; Cuadra, J.; Schartmann, M.; Burkert, A.; Plewa, P.; Eisenhauer, F.; Habibi, M.

(16) Detection of the gravitational redshift in the orbit of the star S2 near the Galactic centre massive black hole, Gravity Collaboration including Habibi, M. , 2018, aap, 615, L15

(15) A Detection of Sgr A* in the Far Infrared,s. von Fellenberg, Sebastiano D. + Habibi, M. + et. al., 2018, apj, 862, 129

(14) What stellar orbit is needed to measure the spin of the Galactic centre black hole from astrometric data?, Waisberg, Idel et. al. including Habibi, M. , 2018, MNRAS, 476, 3600

(13) Twelve Years of Spectroscopic Monitoring in the Galactic Center, Habibi, M., Gillessen, S., Martins, F., et al. 2017, apj, 847, 120

(12) Probing the Gas Density in our Galactic Center: Moving Mesh Simulations of G2, Steinberg, E., Sari, R., Gnat, O., Gillessen, S., Plewa, P., Genzel, R., Eisenhauer, F., Ott, T., Pfuhl, O., Habibi, M., Waisberg, I., von Fellenberg, S., Dexter, J., Baub ̈ock, M., 2018, MNRAS, 473, 1841

(11) 3D AMR hydrosimulations of a compact source scenario for the Galactic Centre cloud G2, Ballone, A., Schartmann, M., Burkert, A., Gillessen, S., Plewa, P. M., Genzel, R., Pfuhl, O., Eisenhauer, F. ,Habibi, M., Ott, T., George, E. M., 2, 2018, MNRAS, 479, 5288

(10) An Update on Monitoring Stellar Orbits in the Galactic Center, Gillessen, S., Plewa, P. M., Eisenhauer, F., Sari, R., Waisberg, I., Habibi, M., Pfuhl, O., George, E., Dexter, J., von Fellenberg, S., Ott,T., Genzel, R., 2017, Apj, 837, 30

(9) The Post-pericenter Evolution of the Galactic Center Source G2, Plewa, P. M., Gillessen, S., Pfuhl, O., Eisenhauer, F., Genzel, R., Burkert, A., Dexter, J., Habibi, M., George, E., Ott, T., Waisberg, I.,von Fellenberg, S. 2017, Apj, 840, 50

(8) A powerful flare from Sgr A* confirms the synchrotron nature of the X-ray emission, Ponti, G., George, E., Scaringi, S., Zhang, S., Jin, C., Dexter, J., Terrier, R., Clavel, M., Degenaar, N., Eisenhauer, F., Genzel, R., Gillessen, S., Goldwurm, A., Habibi, M., Haggard, D., Hailey, C., Harrison, F., Merloni, A., Mori, K., Nandra, K., Ott, T., Pfuhl, O., Plewa, P. M., Waisberg, I., 2017, MNRAS, 468, 2447

(7) The G2+G2t Complex as a Fast and Massive Outflow?, Ballone, A., Schartmann, M., Burkert, A., Gillessen, S., Plewa, P. M., Genzel, R., Pfuhl, O., Eisenhauer, F., Ott, T., George, E. M., Habibi, M., 2016, ApjL, 819, L28

(6) 3D Adaptive Mesh Refinement Simulations of the Gas Cloud G2 Born within the Disks of Young Stars in the Galactic Center, Schartmann, M., Ballone, A., Burkert, A., Gillessen, S., Genzel, R., Pfuhl, O., Eisenhauer, F., Plewa, P. M., Ott, T., George, E. M., Habibi, M., 2015, Apj, 811, 155

(5) Pinpointing the near-infrared location of Sgr A* by correcting optical distortion in the NACO imager, Plewa, P. M., Gillessen, S., Eisenhauer, F., Ott, T., Pfuhl, O., George, E., Dexter, J. Habibi, M., Genzel, R., Reid, M. J., Menten, K. M., 2015, MNRAS, 453, 3234

(4) Circumstellar discs in Galactic center clusters: Disc-bearing B-type stars in the Quintuplet and Arches clusters, Stolte, A., Humann, B., Olczak, C., Brandner, W., Habibi, M., Ghez, A. M., Morris, M. R., Lu, J. R., Clarkson, W. I., Anderson, J., 2015, A&A, 578, A4

(3) Isolated massive stars in the Galactic center: The dynamic contribution from the Arches and Quintuplet star clusters, Habibi, M., Stolte, A., Harfst, S., 2014, A&A, 566, 6H

(2) The orbital motion of the Quintuplet cluster - a common origin for the Arches and Quintuplet clusters?, Stolte, A., Humann, B., Morris, M. R., Ghez, A. M., Brandner, W., Lu, J. R., Clarkson, W. I., Habibi, M., Matthews, K., 2014, Apj, 789, 115

(1) The Arches cluster out to its tidal radius: dynamical mass segregation and the effect of the extinction law on the stellar mass function, Habibi, M., Stolte, A., Brandner, W., Hussmann, B., Motohara, K., 2013, A&A, 556, A26

Non-refereed Publications

Optical Distortion in the NACO Imager, Plewa, P. M. + Habibi, M. +et. al., 2018, Research Notes of the American Astronomical Society, 2, 35

Outreach Activities & Press Releases

Contact Me

MPE IR/Submm Group, Room X5 1.2.55
Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik, Gießenbachstrasse 1, 85748 Garching
Phone: +49 30000 3922
Email: mhabibi(A.T)mpe.mpg.de