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Dr David Eden

Dr David Eden

Telephone: 0151 231 2946

Biography

I am a STFC-funded Postdoctoral Researcher at the Astrophysics Research Institute of Liverpool John Moores University. My research focuses on detecting variations in the star-formation process within our galaxy, the Milky Way. Using Galactic-scale surveys, namely the Herschel infrared Galactic Plane Survey (Hi-GAL) and the JCMT Plane Survey (JPS) we detect the sites of star formation here in the Milky Way. By studying these star-forming regions, and their environments, we can determine what is regulating the star-formation process on the scales of individual molecular clouds up to the scales of galaxies. Selecting these young stars allows us to better understand the building blocks of galaxies like the Milky Way that we see today, as well as helping to uncover the nature of the galaxies that were responsible for re-ionising the Universe.

Degrees

2013, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, PhD
2009, University of Liverpool, UK, MPhys

Postgraduate training

PDRA, UK, Liverpool John Moores University, 2015 - present
PDRA, France, Université de Strasbourg, 2014 - 2015
PDRA, UK, Liverpool John Moores University, 2013 - 2014

Publications

Journal article

Juvela M, Guillet V, Liu T, Ristorcelli I, Pelkonen V-M, Alina D, Bronfman L, Eden DJ, Kim KT, Koch PM, Kwon W, Lee CW, Malinen J, Micelotta E, Montillaud J, Rawlings MG, Sanhueza P, Soam A, Traficante A, Ysard N, Zhang C-P. 2018. Dust spectrum and polarisation at 850 mu m in the massive IRDC G035.39-00.33 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 620 >DOI >Link

Ragan SE, Moore TJT, Eden DJ, Hoare MG, Urquhart JS, Elia D, Molinari S. 2018. The role of spiral arms in Milky Way star formation Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 479 :2361-2373 >DOI >Link

Yi H-W, Lee J-E, Liu T, Kim K-T, Choi M, Eden D, Evans NJ, Di Francesco J, Fuller G, Hirano N, Juvela M, Kang S-J, Kim G, Koch PM, Lee CW, Li D, Liu H-YB, Liu H-L, Liu S-Y, Rawlings MG, Ristorcelli I, Sanhueza P, Soam A, Tatematsu K, Thompson M, Toth L, Wang K, White GJ, Wu Y, Yang Y-L. 2018. Planck Cold Clumps in the lambda Orionis Complex. II. Environmental Effects on Core Formation ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL SUPPLEMENT SERIES, 236 >DOI >Link

Zhang C-P, Liu T, Yuan J, Sanhueza P, Traficante A, Li G-X, Li D, Tatematsu K, Wang K, Lee CW, Samal MR, Eden D, Marston A, Liu X-L, Zhou J-J, Li PS, Koch PM, Xu J-L, Wu Y, Juvela M, Zhang T, Alina D, Goldsmith PF, Toth L, Wang J-J, Kim K-T. 2018. The TOP-SCOPE Survey of PGCCs: PMO and SCUBA-2 Observations of 64 PGCCs in the Second Galactic Quadrant ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL SUPPLEMENT SERIES, 236 >DOI >Link

Tan QH, Gao Y, Zhang ZY, Greve TR, Jiang XJ, Wilson CD, Yang CT, Bemis A, Chung A, Matsushita S, Shi Y, Ao YP, Brinks E, Currie MJ, Davis TA, Grijs RD, Ho LC, Imanishi M, Kohno K, Lee B, Parsons H, Rawlings MG, Rigopoulou D, Rosolowsky E, Bulger J, Chen H, Chapman SC, Eden D, Gear WK, Gu QS, He JH, Jiao Q, Liu DZ, Liu LJ, Li XH, Michałowski MJ, Nguyen-Luong Q, Qiu JJ, Smith MWL, Violino G, Wang JF, Wang JF, Wang JZ, Yeh S, Zhao YH, Zhu M. 2018. The MALATANG Survey: The L GAS-L IR Correlation on Sub-kiloparsec Scale in Six Nearby Star-forming Galaxies as Traced by HCN J = 4 → 3 and HCO+ J = 4 → 3 Astrophysical Journal, 860 >DOI

Liu T, Li PS, Juvela M, Kim K-T, Evans NJ, Di Francesco J, Liu S-Y, Yuan J, Tatematsu K, Zhang Q, Ward-Thompson D, Fuller G, Goldsmith PF, Koch PM, Sanhueza P, Ristorcelli I, Kang S-J, Chen H-R, Hirano N, Wu Y, Sokolov V, Lee CW, White GJ, Wang K, Eden D, Li D, Thompson M, Pattle KM, Soam A, Nasedkin E, Kim J, Kim G, Lai S-P, Park G, Qiu K, Zhang C-P, Alina D, Eswaraiah C, Falgarone E, Fich M, Greaves J, Gu Q-L, Kwon W, Li H-B, Malinen J, Montier L, Parsons H, Qin S-L, Rawlings MG, Ren Z-Y, Tang M, Tang Y-W, Toth LV, Wang J, Wouterloot J, Yi H-W, Zhang H-W. 2018. A Holistic Perspective on the Dynamics of G035.39-00.33: The Interplay between Gas and Magnetic Fields ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 859 >DOI >Link

Juvela M, He J, Pattle K, Liu T, Bendo G, Eden DJ, Feher O, Fich M, Fuller G, Hirano N, Kim K-T, Li D, Liu S-Y, Malinen J, Marshall DJ, Paradis D, Parsons H, Pelkonen V-M, Rawlings MG, Ristorcelli I, Samal MR, Tatematsu K, Thompson M, Traficante A, Wang K, Ward-Thompson D, Wu Y, Yi H-W, Yoo H. 2018. Herschel and SCUBA-2 observations of dust emission in a sample of Planck cold clumps ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 612 >DOI >Link

Tang M, Liu T, Qin SL, Kim KT, Wu Y, Tatematsu K, Yuan J, Wang K, Parsons H, Koch PM, Sanhueza P, Ward-Thompson D, Tóth LV, Soam A, Won Lee C, Eden D, Francesco JD, Rawlings J, Rawlings MG, Montillaud J, Zhang CP, Cunningham MR. 2018. The Properties of Planck Galactic Cold Clumps in the L1495 Dark Cloud Astrophysical Journal, 856 >DOI

Liu T, Kim K-T, Juvela M, Wang K, Tatematsu K, Di Francesco J, Liu S-Y, Wu Y, Thompson M, Fuller G, Eden D, Li D, Ristorcelli I, Kang S-J, Lin Y, Johnstone D, He JH, Koch PM, Sanhueza P, Qin S-L, Zhang Q, Hirano N, Goldsmith PF, Evans NJ, White GJ, Choi M, Lee CW, Toth LV, Mairs S, Yi H-W, Tang M, Soam A, Peretto N, Samal MR, Fich M, Parsons H, Yuan J, Zhang C-P, Malinen J, Bendo GJ, Rivera-Ingraham A, Liu H-L, Wouterloot J, Li PS, Qian L, Rawlings J, Rawlings MG, Feng S, Aikawa Y, Akhter S, Alina D, Bell G, Bernard J-P, Blain A, Bogner R, Bronfman L, Byun D-Y, Chapman S, Chen H-R, Chen M, Chen W-P, Chen X, Chen X, Chrysostomou A, Cosentino G, Cunningham MR, Demyk K, Drabek-Maunder E, Doi Y, Eswaraiah C, Falgarone E, Feher O, Fraser H, Friberg P, Garay G, Ge JX, Gear WK, Greaves J, Guan X, Harvey-Smith L, Hasegawa T, Hatchell J, He Y, Henkel C, Hirota T, Holland W, Hughes A, Jarken E, Ji T-G, Jimenez-Serra I, Kang M, Kawabata KS, Kim G, Kim J, Kim J, Kim S, Koo B-C, Kwon W, Kuan Y-J, Lacaille KM, Lai S-P, Lee CF, Lee J-E, Lee Y-U, Li D, Li H-B, Lo N, Lopez JAP, Lu X, Lyo A-R, Mardones D, Marston A, McGehee P, Meng F, Montier L, Montillaud J, Moore T, Morata O, Moriarty-Schieven GH, Ohashi S, Pak S, Park G, Paladini R, Pattle KM, Pech G, Pelkonen V-M, Qiu K, Ren Z-Y, Richer J, Saito M, Sakai T, Shang H, Shinnaga H, Stamatellos D, Tang Y-W, Traficante A, Vastel C, Viti S, Walsh A, Wang B, Wang H, Wang J, Ward-Thompson D, Whitworth A, Xu Y, Yang J, Yang Y-L, Yuan L, Zavagno A, Zhang G, Zhang H-W, Zhou C, Zhou J, Zhu L, Zuo P, Zhang C. 2018. The TOP-SCOPE Survey of Planck Galactic Cold Clumps: Survey Overview and Results of an Exemplar Source, PGCC G26.53+0.17 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL SUPPLEMENT SERIES, 234 >DOI >Link

Urquhart JS, Koenig C, Giannetti A, Leurini S, Moore TJT, Eden DJ, Pillai T, Thompson MA, Braiding C, Burton MG, Csengeri T, Dempsey JT, Figura C, Froebrich D, Menten KM, Schuller F, Smith MD, Wyrowski F. 2018. ATLASGAL - properties of a complete sample of Galactic clumps MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 473 :1059-1102 >DOI >Link

Marsh KA, Whitworth AP, Lomax O, Ragan SE, Becciani U, Cambrésy L, Di Giorgio A, Eden D, Elia D, Kacsuk P, Molinari S, Palmeirim P, Pezzuto S, Schneider N, Sciacca E, Vitello F. 2017. Multitemperature mapping of dust structures throughout the Galactic Plane using the PPMAP tool with Herschel Hi-GAL data Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 471 :2730-2742 >DOI

Palmeirim P, Zavagno A, Elia D, Moore TJT, Whitworth A, Tremblin P, Traficante A, Merello M, Russeil D, Pezzuto S, Cambrésy L, Baldeschi A, Bandieramonte M, Becciani U, Benedettini M, Buemi C, Bufano F, Bulpitt A, Butora R, Carey D, Costa A, Deharveng L, Di Giorgio A, Eden D, Hajnal A, Hoare M, Kacsuk P, Leto P, Marsh K, Mège P, Molinari S, Molinaro M, Noriega-Crespo A, Schisano E, Sciacca E, Trigilio C, Umana G, Vitello F. 2017. Spatial distribution of star formation related to ionized regions throughout the inner Galactic plane Astronomy and Astrophysics, 605 >DOI

Elia D, Molinari S, Schisano E, Pestalozzi M, Pezzuto S, Merello M, Noriega-Crespo A, Moore TJT, Russeil D, Mottram JC, Paladini R, Strafella F, Benedettini M, Bernard JP, Di Giorgio A, Eden DJ, Fukui Y, Plume R, Bally J, Martin PG, Ragan SE, Jaffa SE, Motte F, Olmi L, Schneider N, Testi L, Wyrowski F, Zavagno A, Calzoletti L, Faustini F, Natoli P, Palmeirim P, Piacentini F, Piazzo L, Pilbratt GL, Polychroni D, Baldeschi A, Beltrán MT, Billot N, Cambrésy L, Cesaroni R, García-Lario P, Hoare MG, Huang M, Joncas G, Liu SJ, Maiolo BMT, Marsh KA, Maruccia Y, Mège P, Peretto N, Rygl KLJ, Schilke P, Thompson MA, Traficante A, Umana G, Veneziani M, Ward-Thompson D, Whitworth AP, Arab H, Bandieramonte M, Becciani U, Brescia M, Buemi C, Bufano F, Butora R, Cavuoti S, Costa A, Fiorellino E, Hajnal A, Hayakawa T, Kacsuk P, Leto P, Li Causi G, Marchili N, Martinavarro-Armengol S, Mercurio A, Molinaro M, Riccio G, Sano H, Sciacca E, Tachihara K, Torii K, Trigilio C, Vitello F, Yamamoto H. 2017. The Hi-GAL compact source catalogue – I. The physical properties of the clumps in the inner Galaxy (−71. ◦ 0 < ℓ < 67.◦ 0) Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 471 :100-143 >DOI

Eden DJ, Moore TJT, Plume R, Urquhart JS, Thompson MA, Parsons H, Dempsey JT, Rigby AJ, Morgan LK, Thomas HS, Berry D, Buckle J, Brunt CM, Butner HM, Carretero D, Chrysostomou A, Currie MJ, deVilliers HM, Fich M, Gibb AG, Hoare MG, Jenness T, Manser G, Mottram JC, Natario C, Olguin F, Peretto N, Pestalozzi M, Polychroni D, Redman RO, Salji C, Summers LJ, Tahani K, Traficante A, diFrancesco J, Evans A, Fuller GA, Johnstone D, Joncas G, Longmore SN, Martin PG, Richer JS, Weferling B, White GJ, Zhu M. 2017. The JCMT Plane Survey: First complete data release - emission maps and compact source catalogue Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, >Link

Beuret M, Billot N, Cambresy L, Eden DJ, Elia D, Molinari S, Pezzuto S, Schisano E. 2017. Source clustering in the Hi-GAL survey determined using a minimum spanning tree method ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 597 >DOI >Link

Molinari S, Schisano E, Elia D, Pestalozzi M, Traficante A, Pezzuto S, Swinyard BM, Noriega-Crespo A, Bally J, Moore TJT, Plume R, Zavagno A, di Giorgio AM, Liu SJ, Pilbratt GL, Mottram JC, Russeil D, Piazzo L, Veneziani M, Benedettini M, Calzoletti L, Faustini F, Natoli P, Piacentini F, Merello M, Palmese A, Del Grande R, Polychroni D, Ryg KLJ, Polenta G, Barlow MJ, Bernard J-P, Martin PG, Testi L, Ali B, Andre P, Beltran MT, Billot N, Carey S, Cesaroni R, Compiegne M, Eden D, Fukui Y, Garcia-Lario P, Hoare MG, Huang M, Joncas G, Lim TL, Lord D, Martinavarro-Armengol S, Motte F, Paladini R, Paradis D, Peretto N, Robitaille T, Schilke P, Schneider N, Schulz B, Sibthorpe B, Strafella F, Thompson MA, Umana G, Ward-Thompson D, Wyrowski F. 2016. Hi-GAL, the Herschel infrared Galactic Plane Survey: photometric maps and compact source catalogues First data release for the inner Milky Way:+68 degrees >= l >=-70 degrees ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 591 >DOI >Link

Ragan SE, Moore TJT, Eden DJ, Hoare MG, Elia D, Molinari S. 2016. The prevalence of star formation as a function of Galactocentric radius MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 462 :3123-3129 >DOI >Link

Rigby AJ, Moore TJT, Plume R, Eden DJ, Urquhart JS, Thompson MA, Mottram JC, Brunt CM, Butner HM, Dempsey JT, Gibson SJ, Hatchell J, Jenness T, Kuno N, Longmore SN, Morgan LK, Polychroni D, Thomas H, White GJ, Zhu M. 2015. CHIMPS: the $^{13}$CO/C$^{18}$O (J=3-2) Heterodyne Inner Milky Way Plane Survey Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, >DOI >Link

Moore TJT, Plume R, Thompson MA, Parsons H, Urquhart JS, Eden DJ, Dempsey JT, Morgan LK, Thomas HS, Buckle J, Brunt CM, Butner H, Carretero D, Chrysostomou A, deVilliers HM, Fich M, Hoare MG, Manser G, Mottram JC, Natario C, Olguin F, Peretto N, Polychroni D, Redman RO, Rigby AJ, Salji C, Summers LJ, Berry D, Currie MJ, Jenness T, Pestalozzi M, Traficante A, Bastien P, diFrancesco J, Davis CJ, Evans A, Friberg P, Fuller GA, Gibb AG, Gibson S, Hill T, Johnstone D, Joncas G, Longmore SN, Lumsden SL, Martin PG, Lu'o'ng QN, Pineda JE, Purcell C, Richer JS, Schieven GH, Shipman R, Spaans M, Taylor AR, Viti S, Weferling B, White GJ, Zhu M. 2015. The JCMT Plane Survey: early results from the l=30 degrees field MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 453 :4264-4277 >DOI >Link

Urquhart JS, Moore TJT, Menten KM, Koenig C, Wyrowski F, Thompson MA, Csengeri T, Leurini S, Eden DJ. 2015. The almost ubiquitous association of 6.7-GHz methanol masers with dust MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 446 :3461-3477 >DOI >Link

Eden DJ, Moore TJT, Urquhart JS, Elia D, Plume R, Rigby AJ, Thompson MA. 2015. Star formation scales and efficiency in Galactic spiral arms MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 452 :289-300 >DOI >Link

Urquhart JS, Figura CC, Moore TJT, Csengeri T, Lumsden SL, Pillai T, Thompson MA, Eden DJ, Morgan LK. 2015. The RMS survey: ammonia mapping of the environment of massive young stellar objects MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 452 :4029-4053 >DOI >Link

Morgan LK, Moore TJT, Eden DJ, Hatchell J, Urquhart JS. 2014. The correlation of dust and gas emission in star-forming environments MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 440 :1730-1752 >DOI >Link

Eden DJ, Moore TJT, Morgan LK, Thompson MA, Urquhart JS. 2013. Star formation in galactic spiral arms and the interarm regions Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 431 :1587-1595 >DOI

Morgan LK, Moore TJT, Allsopp J, Eden DJ. 2013. Estimating column density from ammonia (1,1) emission in star-forming regions Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 428 :1160-1165 >DOI

Urquhart JS, Thompson MA, Moore TJT, Purcell CR, Hoare MG, Schuller F, Wyrowski F, Csengeri T, Menten KM, Lumsden SL, Kurtz S, Walmsley CM, Bronfman L, Morgan LK, Eden DJ, Russeil D. 2013. ATLASGAL - properties of compact H II regions and their natal clumps Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 435 :400-428 >DOI

Eden DJ, Moore TJT, Plume R, Morgan LK. 2012. Star formation towards the Scutum tangent region and the effects of Galactic environment MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 422 :3178-3188 >DOI >Link

Eden DJ, Moore TJT, Urquhart JS, Elia D, Plume R, Koenig C, Baldeschi A, Schisano E, Rigby AJ, Morgan LK, Thompson MA. Extreme star formation in the Milky Way: Luminosity distributions of young stellar objects in W49A and W51 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society,

Engagement & Impact

Membership of professional bodies:

Fellow, Royal Astronomical Society

Associate Member, Institute of Physics