Refereed Publications


Laguerre reconstruction of the BAO feature in halo-based mock galaxy catalogues
F. Nikakhtar, R. K. Sheth, I. Zehavi
Accepted for publication in PRD (2021) arXiv

New families in our Solar neighborhood: applying Gaussian Mixture models for objective classification of structures in the Milky Way and in simulations
F. Nikakhtar, R. E. Sanderson, A. Wetzel, S. Loebman, S. Sharma, R. Beaton, J. T. Mackereth, V. J. Poovelil, G. Zasowski, A. Bonaca, S. Martell, H. Jonsson, C. A. Faucher-Giguere
Accepted for publication in ApJ (2021) arXiv

Laguerre reconstruction of the correlation function on Baryon Acoustic Oscillation scales
F. Nikakhtar, R. K. Sheth, I. Zehavi
Phys. Rev. D 104, 043530 (2021) arXiv

Galaxy properties as revealed by MaNGA. III. Kinematic profiles and stellar population gradients in S0s
H. Domínguez Sánchez, M. Bernardi, F. Nikakhtar, B. Margalef-Bentabol, R. K.Sheth
MNRAS 495 (3), 2894–2908 (2020) arXiv

The stellar mass Fundamental Plane: the virial relation and a very thin plane for slow rotators
M. Bernardi, H. Domínguez Sánchez, B. Margalef-Bentabol, F. Nikakhtar, R.K. Sheth
MNRAS 494 (4), 5148-5160 (2020) arXiv

Exact enumeration approach to first-passage time distribution of non-Markov random walks
S. Baghram, F. Nikakhtar, M. R. Rahimi Tabar, S. Rahvar, R. K. Sheth, K. Lehnertz, M. Sahimi
Physical Review E 99, 062101 (2019) arXiv

The Excursion set approach: Stratonovich approximation and Cholesky decomposition
F. Nikakhtar, M. R. Ayromlou, S. Baghram, S. Rahvar, M. R. Rahimi Tabar, R. K. Sheth
MNRAS 478 (4), 5296–5300 (2018) arXiv

Matrix formalism of excursion set theory: A new approach to statistics of dark matter halo counting
F. Nikakhtar, S. Baghram
Physical Review D 96, 043524 (2017) arXiv