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Astrophysics Research Institute

Prof Nathan Bastian

Publications

Journal Articles

Davies B, Kudritzki R-P, Lardo C, Bergemann M, Beasor E, Plez B, Evans C, Bastian N, Patrick LR. 2017. Red Supergiants as Cosmic Abundance Probes: Massive Star Clusters in M83 and the Mass-Metallicity Relation of Nearby Galaxies ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 847 >DOI >Link

Lamers HJGLM, Kruijssen JMD, Bastian N, Rejkuba M, Hilker M, Kissler-Patig M. 2017. The difference in metallicity distribution functions of halo stars and globular clusters as a function of galaxy type: A tracer of globular cluster formation and evolution ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 606 >DOI >Link

Freeman P, Rosolowsky E, Kruijssen JMD, Bastian N, Adamo A. 2017. The varying mass distribution of molecular clouds across M83 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 468 :1769-1781 >DOI >Link

Ginsburg A, Goddi C, Kruijssen JMD, Bally J, Smith R, Galvan-Madrid R, Mills EAC, Wang K, Dale JE, Darling J, Rosolowsky E, Loughnane R, Testi L, Bastian N. 2017. Thermal Feedback in the High-mass Star- and Cluster-forming Region W51 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 842 >DOI >Link

Lardo C, Cabrera-Ziri I, Davies B, Bastian N. 2017. Searching for globular cluster-like abundance patterns in young massive clusters - II. Results from the Antennae galaxies MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 468 :2482-2488 >DOI >Link

Schiavon RP, Zamora O, Carrera R, Lucatello S, Robin AC, Ness M, Martell SL, Smith VV, Garcia-Hernandez DA, Manchado A, Schonrich R, Bastian N, Chiappini C, Shetrone M, Mackereth JT, Williams RA, Meszaros S, Allende Prieto C, Anders F, Bizyaev D, Beers TC, Chojnowski SD, Cunha K, Epstein C, Frinchaboy PM, Garcia Perez AE, Hearty FR, Holtzman JA, Johnson JA, Kinemuchi K, Majewski SR, Muna D, Nidever DL, Duy CN, O'Connell RW, Oravetz D, Pan K, Pinsonneault M, Schneider DP, Schultheis M, Simmons A, Skrutskie MF, Sobeck J, Wilson JC, Zasowski G. 2017. Chemical tagging with APOGEE: discovery of a large population of N-rich stars in the inner Galaxy MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 465 :501-524 >DOI >Link

Martocchia S, Bastian N, Usher C, Kozhurina-Platais V, Niederhofer F, Cabrera-Ziri I, Dalessandro E, Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Lardo C, Larsen S, Mucciarelli A, Platais I, Salaris M, Cordero M, Geisler D, Hilker M, Li C, Mackey D. 2017. The search for multiple populations in Magellanic Cloud Clusters - III. No evidence for multiple populations in the SMC cluster NGC 419 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 468 :3150-3158 >DOI >Link

Niederhofer F, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Larsen S, Hollyhead K, Lardo C, Cabrera-Ziri I, Kacharov N, Platais I, Salaris M, Cordero M, Dalessandro E, Geisler D, Hilker M, Li C, Mackey D, Mucciarelli A. 2017. The search for multiple populations in Magellanic Cloud clusters - II. The detection of multiple populations in three intermediate-age SMC clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 465 :4159-4165 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Cabrera-Ziri I, Niederhofer F, de Mink S, Georgy C, Baade D, Correnti M, Usher C, Romaniello M. 2017. A high fraction of Be stars in young massive clusters: evidence for a large population of near-critically rotating stars MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 465 :4795-4799 >DOI >Link

Niederhofer F, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Larsen S, Salaris M, Dalessandro E, Mucciarelli A, Cabrera-Ziri I, Cordero M, Geisler D, Hilker M, Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Lardo C, Li C, Mackey D, Platais I. 2017. The search for multiple populations in Magellanic Cloud clusters - I. Two stellar populations in the Small Magellanic Cloud globular cluster NGC 121 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 464 :94-103 >DOI >Link

Piatti AE, Bastian N. 2016. An analysis of the population of extended main-sequence turn-off clusters in the Large Magellanic Cloud MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 463 :1632-1641 >DOI >Link

Cabrera-Ziri I, Niederhofer F, Bastian N, Rejkuba M, Balbinot E, Kerzendorf WE, Larsen SS, Mackey AD, Dalessandro E, Mucciarelli A, Charbonnel C, Hilker M, Gieles M, Henault-Brunet V. 2016. No evidence for younger stellar generations within the intermediate-age massive clusters NGC 1783, NGC 1806 and NGC 411 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 459 :4218-4223 >DOI >Link

Patrick LR, Evans CJ, Davies B, Kudritzki R-P, Henault-Brunet V, Bastian N, Lapenna E, Bergemann M. 2016. Chemistry and kinematics of red supergiant stars in the young massive cluster NGC 2100 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 458 :3968-3976 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Niederhofer F, Kozhurina-Platais V, Salaris M, Larsen S, Cabrera-Ziri I, Cordero M, Ekstrom S, Geisler D, Georgy C, Hilker M, Kacharov N, Li C, Mackey D, Mucciarelli A, Platais I. 2016. A young cluster with an extended main-sequence turnoff: confirmation of a prediction of the stellar rotation scenario MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 460 :L20-L24 >DOI >Link

Niederhofer F, Hilker M, Bastian N, Ercolano B. 2016. Constraining the escape fraction of ionizing photons from H II regions within NGC 300: A concept paper ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 592 >DOI >Link

Cabrera-Ziri I, Lardo C, Davies B, Bastian N, Beccari G, Larsen SS, Hernandez S. 2016. Searching for GC-like abundance patterns in young massive clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 460 :1869-1875 >DOI >Link

Li C, de Grijs R, Bastian N, Deng L, Niederhofer F, Zhang C. 2016. The tight subgiant branch of the intermediate-age star cluster NGC 411 implies a single-aged stellar population MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 461 :3212-3221 >DOI >Link

Hollyhead K, Adamo A, Bastian N, Gieles M, Ryon JE. 2016. Properties of the cluster population of NGC 1566 and their implications MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 460 :2087-2102 >DOI >Link

Walker DL, Longmore SN, Bastian N, Kruijssen JMD, Rathborne JM, Galvan-Madrid R, Liu HB. 2016. Comparing young massive clusters and their progenitor clouds in the Milky Way MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 457 :4536-4545 >DOI >Link

Piatti AE, Bastian N. 2016. Extended main sequence turn-offs in low mass intermediate-age clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 590 >DOI >Link

Lardo C, Mucciarelli A, Bastian N. 2016. The iron dispersion of the globular cluster M2, revised MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 457 :51-63 >DOI >Link

Kruijssen JMD, Bastian N. 2016. Pitfalls when observationally characterizing the relative formation rates of stars and stellar clusters in galaxies MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 457 :L24-L28 >DOI >Link

Cabrera-Ziri I, Bastian N, Hilker M, Davies B, Schweizer F, Kruijssen JMD, Mejia-Narvaez A, Niederhofer F, Brandt TD, Rejkuba M, Bruzual G, Magris G. 2016. Is the escape velocity in star clusters linked to extended star formation histories? Using NGC 7252: W3 as a test case MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 457 :809-821 >DOI >Link

Niederhofer F, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Hilker M, de Mink SE, Cabrera-Ziri I, Li C, Ercolano B. 2016. Controversial age spreads from the main sequence turn-off and red clump in intermediate-age clusters in the LMC ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 586 >DOI >Link

Krause MGH, Charbonnel C, Bastian N, Diehl R. 2016. Gas expulsion in massive star clusters? Constraints from observations of young and gas-free objects ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 587 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Lardo C. 2015. Globular cluster mass-loss in the context of multiple populations MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 453 :357-364 >DOI >Link

Adamo A, Kruijssen JMD, Bastian N, Silva-Villa E, Ryon J. 2015. Probing the role of the galactic environment in the formation of stellar clusters, using M83 as a test bench MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 452 :246-260 >DOI >Link

Ryon JE, Bastian N, Adamo A, Konstantopoulos IS, Gallagher JS, Larsen S, Hollyhead K, Silva-Villa E, Smith LJ. 2015. Sizes and shapes of young star cluster light profiles in M83 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 452 :525-539 >DOI >Link

Niederhofer F, Georgy C, Bastian N, Ekstroem S. 2015. Apparent age spreads in clusters and the role of stellar rotation MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 453 :2070-2074 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Cabrera-Ziri I, Salaris M. 2015. A general abundance problem for all self-enrichment scenarios for the origin of multiple populations in globular clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 449 :3333-3346 >DOI >Link

Fedotov K, Gallagher SC, Durrell PR, Bastian N, Konstantopoulos IS, Charlton J, Johnson KE, Chandar R. 2015. A comprehensive HST BVI catalogue of star clusters in five Hickson compact groups of galaxies MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 449 :2937-2973 >DOI >Link

Cabrera-Ziri I, Bastian N, Longmore SN, Brogan C, Hollyhead K, Larsen SS, Whitmore B, Johnson K, Chandar R, Henshaw JD, Davies B, Hibbard JE. 2015. Constraining globular cluster formation through studies of young massive clusters - V. ALMA observations of clusters in the Antennae MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 448 :2224-2231 >DOI >Link

Rathborne JM, Longmore SN, Jackson JM, Alves JF, Bally J, Bastian N, Contreras Y, Foster JB, Garay G, Kruijssen JMD, Testi L, Walsh AJ. 2015. A CLUSTER IN THE MAKING: ALMA REVEALS THE INITIAL CONDITIONS FOR HIGH-MASS CLUSTER FORMATION ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 802 >DOI >Link

Niederhofer F, Hilker M, Bastian N, Silva-Villa E. 2015. No evidence for significant age spreads in young massive LMC clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 575 >DOI >Link

Walker DL, Longmore SN, Bastian N, Kruijssen JMD, Rathborne JM, Jackson JM, Foster JB, Contreras Y. 2015. Tracing the conversion of gas into stars in Young Massive Cluster Progenitors MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 449 :715-725 >DOI >Link

Larsen SS, Baumgardt H, Bastian N, Brodie JP, Grundahl F, Strader J. 2015. RADIAL DISTRIBUTIONS OF SUB-POPULATIONS IN THE GLOBULAR CLUSTER M15: A MORE CENTRALLY CONCENTRATED PRIMORDIAL POPULATION ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 804 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Niederhofer F. 2015. The morphology of the sub-giant branch and red clump reveal no sign of age spreads in intermediate-age clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 448 :1863-1873 >DOI >Link

Hollyhead K, Bastian N, Adamo A, Silva-Villa E, Dale J, Ryon JE, Gazak Z. 2015. Studying the YMC population of M83: how long clusters remain embedded, their interaction with the ISM and implications for GC formation theories MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 449 :1106-1117 >DOI >Link

Evans CJ, Puech M, Barbuy B, Bonifacio P, Cuby J-G, Guenther E, Hammer F, Jagoure P, Kaper L, Morris SL, Afonso J, Amram P, Ausse H, Basden A, Bastian N, Battaglia G, Biller B, Bouche N, Caffau E, Charlot S, Clenet Y, Combes F, Conselice C, Contini T, Dalton G, Davies B, Disseau K, Dunlop J, Fiore F, Flores H, Fuco T, Gadotti D, Gallazzi A, Giallongo E, Goncalves T, Gratadour D, Hill V, Huertas-Company M, Ibata R, Larsen S, Le Fevre O, Lemasle B, Maraston C, Mei S, Mellier Y, Ostlin G, Paumard T, Pe R, Pentericci L, Petitjean P, Roth M, Rouan D, Schaerer D, Telles E, Trager S, Welikala N, Zibetti S, Ziegler B. 2014. Science Case and Requirements for the MOSAIC Concept for a Multi-Object Spectrograph for the European Extremely Large Telescope Ramsay SK, McLean IS, Takami H. GROUND-BASED AND AIRBORNE INSTRUMENTATION FOR ASTRONOMY V, 9147 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Hollyhead K, Cabrera-Ziri I. 2014. Constraining globular cluster formation through studies of young massive clusters - IV. Testing the fast rotating massive star scenario MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 445 :378-384 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Adamo A, Schirmer M, Hollyhead K, Beletsky Y, Carraro G, Davies B, Gieles M, Silva-Villa E. 2014. The effect of spatial resolution on optical and near-IR studies of stellar clusters: implications for the origin of the red excess MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 444 :3829-3836 >DOI >Link

Rathborne JM, Longmore SN, Jackson JM, Kruijssen JMD, Alves JF, Bally J, Bastian N, Contreras Y, Foster JB, Garay G, Testi L, Walsh AJ. 2014. TURBULENCE SETS THE INITIAL CONDITIONS FOR STAR FORMATION IN HIGH-PRESSURE ENVIRONMENTS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 795 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Strader J. 2014. Constraining globular cluster formation through studies of young massive clusters - III. A lack of gas and dust in massive stellar clusters in the LMC and SMC MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 443 :3594-3600 >DOI >Link

Silva-Villa E, Adamo A, Bastian N, Fouesneau M, Zackrisson E. 2014. The age distribution of stellar clusters in M83 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 440 :L116-L120 >DOI >Link

Rathborne JM, Longmore SN, Jackson JM, Foster JB, Contreras Y, Garay G, Testi L, Alves JF, Bally J, Bastian N, Kruijssen JMD, Bressert E. 2014. G0.253+0.016: A CENTRALLY CONDENSED, HIGH-MASS PROTOCLUSTER ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 786 >DOI >Link

Cabrera-Ziri I, Bastian N, Davies B, Magris G, Bruzual G, Schweizer F. 2014. Constraining globular cluster formation through studies of young massive clusters - II. A single stellar population young massive cluster in NGC 34 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 441 :2754-2759 >DOI >Link

Gazak JZ, Davies B, Bastian N, Kudritzki R, Bergemann M, Plez B, Evans C, Patrick L, Bresolin F, Schinnerer E. 2014. A NEW METHOD FOR MEASURING METALLICITIES OF YOUNG SUPER STAR CLUSTERS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 787 >DOI >Link

Westmoquette MS, Bastian N, Smith LJ, Seth AC, Gallagher JS, O'Connell RW, Ryon JE, Silich S, Mayya YD, Munoz-Tunon C, Rosa Gonzalez D. 2014. AN OPTICAL-NEAR-IR STUDY OF A TRIPLET OF SUPER STAR CLUSTERS IN THE STARBURST CORE OF M82 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 789 >DOI >Link

Ryon JE, Adamo A, Bastian N, Smith LJ, Gallagher JS, Konstantopoulos IS, Larsen S, Silva-Villa E, Zackrisson E. 2014. THE SNAPSHOT HUBBLE U-BAND CLUSTER SURVEY (SHUCS). II. THE STAR CLUSTER POPULATION OF NGC 2997 ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL, 148 >DOI >Link

Konstantopoulos IS, Appleton PN, Guillard P, Trancho G, Cluver ME, Bastian N, Charlton JC, Fedotov K, Gallagher SC, Smith LJ, Struck CJ. 2014. SHOCKS AND STAR FORMATION IN STEPHAN'S QUINTET. I. GEMINI SPECTROSCOPY OF H alpha-BRIGHT KNOTS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 784 >DOI >Link

Doran EI, Crowther PA, De Koter A, Evans CJ, Mcevoy C, Walborn NR, Bastian N, Bestenlehner JM, Gräfener G, Herrero A, Köhler K, Maíz Apellániz J, Najarro F, Puls J, Sana H, Schneider FRN, Taylor WD, Van Loon JT, Vink JS. 2013. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey*,**, ***: XI. A census of the hot luminous stars and their feedback in 30 Doradus Astronomy and Astrophysics, 558 >DOI

Silva-Villa E, Adamo A, Bastian N. 2013. A variation of the fraction of stars that form in bound clusters within M83 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 436 >DOI

Bastian N, Cabrera-Ziri I, Davies B, Larsen SS. 2013. Constraining globular cluster formation through studies of young massive clusters - I. A lack of ongoing star formation within young clusters Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 436 :2852-2863 >DOI

Mullan B, Kepley AA, Maybhate A, English J, Knierman K, Hibbard JE, Bastian N, Charlton JC, Durrell PR, Gronwall C, Elmegreen D, Konstantopoulos IS. 2013. UNDER PRESSURE: STAR CLUSTERS AND THE NEUTRAL HYDROGEN MEDIUM OF TIDAL TAILS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 768 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Schweizer F, Goudfrooij P, Larsen SS, Kissler-Patig M. 2013. Luminosity profiles and sizes of massive star clusters in NGC 7252 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 431 :1252-1263 >DOI

Bastian N, Silva-villa E. 2013. Constraints on possible age spreads within young massive clusters in the large magellanic Cloud Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 431 >DOI

Gazak JZ, Bastian N, Kudritzki RP, Adamo A, Davies B, Plez B, Urbaneja MA. 2013. Age dating stellar populations in the near infrared: An absolute age indicator from the presence/absence of red supergiants Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 430 >DOI

Konstantopoulos IS, Smith LJ, Adamo A, Silva-Villa E, Gallagher JS, Bastian N, Ryon JE, Westmoquette MS, Zackrisson E, Larsen SS, Weisz DR, Charlton JC. 2013. The snapshot hubble u-band cluster survey (SHUCS). I. Survey description and first application to the mixed star cluster population of NGC 4041 Astronomical Journal, 145 >DOI

Adamo A, Östlin G, Bastian N, Zackrisson E, Livermore RC, Guaita L. 2013. High-resolution study of the cluster complexes in a lensed spiral at redshift 1.5: Constraints on the bulge formation and disk evolution Astrophysical Journal, 766 >DOI

Bressert E, Bastian N, Gutermuth R. 2012. Do all stars in the solar neighbourhood form in clusters? Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings, :147-154 >DOI

Bastian N. 2012. ASTROPHYSICS Stars throw their weight in old galaxies NATURE, 484 :462-463 >Link

Longmore SN, Rathborne J, Bastian N, Alves J, Ascenso J, Bally J, Testi L, Longmore A, Battersby C, Bressert E, Purcell C, Walsh A, Jackson J, Foster J, Molinari S, Meingast S, Amorim A, Lima J, Marques R, Moitinho A, Pinhao J, Rebordao J, Santos FD. 2012. G0.253+0.016: A MOLECULAR CLOUD PROGENITOR OF AN ARCHES-LIKE CLUSTER ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 746 >DOI >Link

Trancho G, Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Fedotov K, Gallagher S, Mullan B, Charlton JC. 2012. GEMINI SPECTROSCOPIC SURVEY OF YOUNG STAR CLUSTERS IN MERGING/INTERACTING GALAXIES. IV. STEPHAN's QUINTET ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 748 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Adamo A, Gieles M, Silva-Villa E, Lamers HJGLM, Larsen SS, Smith LJ, Konstantopoulos IS, Zackrisson E. 2012. Stellar clusters in M83: formation, evolution, disruption and the influence of the environment MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 419 :2606-2622 >DOI >Link

Kruijssen JMD, Pelupessy FI, Lamers HJGLM, Portegies Zwart S, Bastian N, Icke V. 2012. Formation versus destruction: the evolution of the star cluster population in galaxy mergers MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 421 :1927-1941 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Konstantopoulos IS, Trancho G, Weisz DR, Larsen SS, Fouesneau M, Kaschinski CB, Gieles M. 2012. Spectroscopic constraints on the form of the stellar cluster mass function ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 541 >DOI >Link

Adamo A, Smith LJ, Gallagher JS, Bastian N, Ryon J, Westmoquette MS, Konstantopoulos IS, Zackrisson E, Larsen SS, Silva-Villa E, Charlton JC, Weisz DR. 2012. Revealing a ring-like cluster complex in a tidal tail of the starburst galaxy NGC 2146 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 426 :1185-1194 >DOI >Link

Henault-Brunet V, Evans CJ, Sana H, Gieles M, Bastian N, Maiz Apellaniz J, Markova N, Taylor WD, Bressert E, Crowther PA, van Loon JT. 2012. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey VII. A low velocity dispersion for the young massive cluster R136 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 546 >DOI >Link

Ovelar MDJ, Kruijssen JMD, Bressert E, Testi L, Bastian N, Canovas H. 2012. Can habitable planets form in clustered environments? ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 546 >DOI >Link

Bressert E, Bastian N, Evans CJ, Sana H, Henault-Brunet V, Goodwin SP, Parker RJ, Gieles M, Bestenlehner JM, Vink JS, Taylor WD, Crowther PA, Longmore SN, Graefener G, Maiz Apellaniz J, De Koter A, Cantiello M, Kruijssen JMD. 2012. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey IV. Candidates for isolated high-mass star formation in 30 Doradus ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 542 >DOI >Link

Kruijssen JMD, Maschberger T, Moeckel N, Clarke CJ, Bastian N, Bonnell IA. 2012. The dynamical state of stellar structure in star-forming regions MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 419 :841-853 >DOI >Link

Hénault-Brunet V, Gieles M, Evans CJ, Sana H, Bastian N, Maíz Apellániz J, Taylor WD, Markova N, Bressert E, De Koter A, Th Van Loon J. 2012. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey: VI. Evidence for rotation of the young massive cluster R136 Astronomy and Astrophysics, 545 >DOI

Fedotov K, Gallagher SC, Konstantopoulos IS, Chandar R, Bastian N, Charlton JC, Whitmore B, Trancho G. 2011. STAR CLUSTERS AS TRACERS OF INTERACTIONS IN STEPHAN'S QUINTET (HICKSON COMPACT GROUP 92) ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL, 142 >DOI >Link

Evans CJ, Taylor WD, Henault-Brunet V, Sana H, de Koter A, Simon-Diaz S, Carraro G, Bagnoli T, Bastian N, Bestenlehner JM, Bonanos AZ, Bressert E, Brott I, Campbell MA, Cantiello M, Clark JS, Costa E, Crowther PA, de mink SE, Doran E, Dufton PL, Dunstall PR, Friedrich K, Garcia M, Gieles M, Graefener G, Herrero A, Howarth ID, Izzard RG, Langer N, Lennon DJ, Maiz Apellaniz J, Markova N, Najarro F, Puls J, Ramirez OH, Sabin-Sanjulian C, Smartt SJ, Stroud VE, van Loon JT, Vink JS, Walborn NR. 2011. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey I. Introduction and observational overview ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 530 >DOI >Link

Ercolano B, Bastian N, Spezzi L, Owen J. 2011. On the lifetime of discs around late-type stars MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 416 :439-446 >DOI >Link

Larsen SS, de Mink SE, Eldridge JJ, Langer N, Bastian N, Seth A, Smith LJ, Brodie J, Efremov YN. 2011. Resolved photometry of extragalactic young massive star clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 532 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Adamo A, Gieles M, Lamers HJGLM, Larsen SS, Silva-Villa E, Smith LJ, Kotulla R, Konstantopoulos IS, Trancho G, Zackrisson E. 2011. Evidence for environmentally dependent cluster disruption in M83 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 417 :L6-L10 >DOI >Link

Bestenlehner JM, Vink JS, Graefener G, Najarro F, Evans CJ, Bastian N, Bonanos AZ, Bressert E, Crowther PA, Doran E, Friedrich K, Henault-Brunet V, Herrero A, de Koter A, Langer N, Lennon DJ, Maiz Apellaniz J, Sana H, Soszynski I, Taylor WD. 2011. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey III. A very massive star in apparent isolation from the massive cluster R136 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 530 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Weisz DR, Skillman ED, McQuinn KBW, Dolphin AE, Gutermuth RA, Cannon JM, Ercolano B, Gieles M, Kennicutt RC, Walter F. 2011. The evolution of stellar structures in dwarf galaxies MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 412 :1539-1551 >DOI >Link

Mullan B, Konstantopoulos S, Kepley AA, Lee KH, Charlton JC, Knierman K, Bastian N, Chandar R, Durrell PR, Elmegreen D, English J, Gallagher SC, Gronwall C, Hibbard JE, Hunsberger S, Johnson KE, Maybhate A, Palma C, Trancho G, Vacca WD. 2011. STAR CLUSTERS IN THE TIDAL TAILS OF INTERACTING GALAXIES: CLUSTER POPULATIONS ACROSS A VARIETY OF TAIL ENVIRONMENTS ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 731 >DOI >Link

De Koter A, Sana H, Evans CJ, Bagnoli T, Bastian N, Bestenlehner JM, Bonanos A, Bressert E, Brott I, Cantiello M, Carraro G, Clark S, Crowther P, De Mink SE, Doran E, Dufton P, Dunstall P, Garcia M, Gräfener G, Hénault-Brunet V, Herrero A, Howarth I, Izzard R, Köhler K, Langer N, Lennon D, Apellániz JM, Markova N, Najarro P, Puls J, Ramirez O, Sabín-Sanjulián C, Simón-Díaz S, Smartt S, Stroud V, Van Loon JT, Taylor W, Vink JS. 2011. The O stars in the VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 328 >DOI

Lennon DJ, Evans CJ, Bastian N, Beletsky Y, Brott I, Cantiello M, Carraro G, Simon Clark J, Crowther PA, De Koter A, De Mink SE, Dufton PL, Dunstall P, Gieles M, Gräfener G, Hénault-Brunet V, Herrero A, Howarth ID, Langer N, Apellániz JM, Markova N, Paco Najarro F, Puls J, Sana H, Simón-Díaz S, Smartt SJ, Stroud VE, Taylor WD, Van Loon JT, Vink JS, Walborn NR. 2010. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula survey Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 6 :296-297 >DOI

Bressert E, Bastian N, Gutermuth R, Megeath ST, Allen L, Evans NJ, Rebull LM, Hatchell J, Johnstone D, Bourke TL, Cieza LA, Harvey PM, Merin B, Ray TP, Tothill NFH. 2010. The spatial distribution of star formation in the solar neighbourhood: do all stars form in dense clusters? MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 409 :L54-L58 >DOI >Link

Ercolano B, Wesson R, Bastian N. 2010. Multiple ionization sources in H ii regions and their effect on derived nebular abundances MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 401 :1375-1380 >DOI >Link

Goddard QE, Bastian N, Kennicutt RC. 2010. On the fraction of star clusters surviving the embedded phase MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 405 :857-869 >DOI >Link

Seth AC, Cappellari M, Neumayer N, Caldwell N, Bastian N, Olsen K, Blum RD, Debattista VP, McDermid R, Puzia T, Stephens A. 2010. THE NGC 404 NUCLEUS: STAR CLUSTER AND POSSIBLE INTERMEDIATE-MASS BLACK HOLE ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 714 :713-731 >DOI >Link

Campbell MA, Evans CJ, Mackey AD, Gieles M, Alves J, Ascenso J, Bastian N, Longmore AJ. 2010. VLT-MAD observations of the core of 30 Doradus MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 405 :421-435 >DOI >Link

Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Gieles M, Lamers HJGLM. 2009. Constraining star cluster disruption mechanisms Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 5 :433-437 >DOI

Seth AC, Blum RD, Bastian N, Caldwell N, Debattista VP, Puzia TH. 2009. Erratum: The rotating nuclear star cluster in NGC 4244 (Astrophysical Journal (2008) 687 (997)) Astrophysical Journal, 693 :1959 >DOI

Machacek M, Ashby MLN, Jones C, Forman WR, Bastian N. 2009. A MULTIWAVELENGTH VIEW OF STAR FORMATION IN INTERACTING GALAXIES IN THE PAVO GROUP ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 691 :1921-1935 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Gieles M, Ercolano B, Gutermuth R. 2009. The spatial evolution of stellar structures in the Large Magellanic Cloud MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 392 :868-878 >DOI >Link

Seth AC, Blum RD, Bastian N, Caldwell N, Debattista VP, Puzia TH. 2009. THE ROTATING NUCLEAR STAR CLUSTER IN NGC 4244 (vol 687, pg 997, 2008) ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 693 :1959-1959 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Trancho G, Konstantopoulos IS, Miller BW. 2009. GEMINI SPECTROSCOPIC SURVEY OF YOUNG STAR CLUSTERS IN MERGING/INTERACTING GALAXIES. III. THE ANTENNAE ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 701 :607-619 >DOI >Link

Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Smith LJ, Westmoquette MS, Trancho G, Gallagher JS. 2009. A SPECTROSCOPIC CENSUS OF THE M82 STELLAR CLUSTER POPULATION ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 701 :1015-1031 >DOI >Link

Westmoquette MS, Smith LJ, Gallagher JS, Trancho G, Bastian N, Konstantopoulos IS. 2009. THE OPTICAL STRUCTURE OF THE STARBURST GALAXY M82. I. DYNAMICS OF THE DISK AND INNER-WIND ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 696 :192-213 >DOI >Link

Westmoquette MS, Gallagher JS, Smith LJ, Trancho G, Bastian N, Konstantopoulos IS. 2009. THE OPTICAL STRUCTURE OF THE STARBURST GALAXY M82. II. NEBULAR PROPERTIES OF THE DISK AND INNER WIND ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 706 :1571-1587 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, de Mink SE. 2009. The effect of stellar rotation on colour-magnitude diagrams: on the apparent presence of multiple populations in intermediate age stellar clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 398 :L11-L15 >DOI >Link

Ercolano B, Bastian N, Stasińska G. 2009. The effects of spatially distributed ionisation sources on the temperature structure of H ii regions Astrophysics and Space Science, :1-6 >DOI

Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Smith LJ, Westmoquette MS, Trancho G, Gallagher III JS. 2009. New results on the ages of star clusters in region B of M82 Astrophysics and Space Science, :1-4 >DOI

Bastian N, Ercolano B, Gieles M. 2009. Hierarchical star formation in M33: properties of the star-forming regions Astrophysics and Space Science, :1-5 >DOI

Bastian N, Gieles M, Goodwin SP, Trancho G, Smith LJ, Konstantopoulos I, Efremov Y. 2008. The early expansion of cluster cores MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 389 :223-230 >DOI >Link

Bastian N. 2008. On the star formation rate - brightest cluster relation: estimating the peak star formation rate in post-merger galaxies MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 390 :759-768 >DOI >Link

Seth AC, Blum RD, Bastian N, Caldwell N, Debattista VP. 2008. THE ROTATING NUCLEAR STAR CLUSTER IN NGC 4244 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 687 :997-1003 >DOI >Link

Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Smith LJ, Trancho G, Westmoquette MS, Gallagher JS. 2008. Gemini spectroscopy and HST imaging of the stellar cluster population in region B of M82 ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 674 :846-856 >DOI >Link

Gieles M, Bastian N, Ercolano B. 2008. Evolution of stellar structure in the Small Magellanic Cloud MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 391 :L93-L97 >DOI >Link

Gieles M, Bastian N. 2008. An alternative method to study star cluster disruption ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 482 :165-171 >DOI >Link

Trancho G, Bastian N, Schweizer F, Miller BW. 2007. Gemini spectroscopic survey of young star clusters in merging/interacting galaxies. I. NGC 3256 tidal tail clusters ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 658 :993-998 >DOI >Link

Efremov YN, Afanasiev VL, Alfaro EJ, Boomsma R, Bastian N, Larsen S, Sanchez-Gil MC, Silchenko OK, Garcia-Lorenzo B, Munoz-Tunon C, Hodge PW. 2007. Ionized and neutral gas in the peculiar star/cluster complex in NGC 6946 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 382 :481-497 >DOI >Link

Smith LJ, Bastian N, Konstantopoulos IS, Gallagher JS, Gieles M, de Grijs R, Larsen SS, O'Connell RW, Westmoquette MS. 2007. The young cluster population of M82 region B ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 667 :L145-L149 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Ercolano B, Gieles M, Rosolowsky E, Scheepmaker RA, Gutermuth R, Efremov Y. 2007. Hierarchical star formation in M33: fundamental properties of the star-forming regions MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 379 :1302-1312 >DOI >Link

Scheepmaker RA, Haas MR, Gieles M, Bastian N, Larsen SS, Lamers HJGLM. 2007. ACS imaging of star clusters in M 51 - I. Identification and radius distribution ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 469 :925-940 >DOI >Link

Ercolano B, Bastian N, Stasinska G. 2007. The effects of spatially distributed ionization sources on the temperature structure of HII regions MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 379 :945-955 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Konstantopoulos I, Smith LJ, Trancho G, Westmoquette MS, Gallagher JS. 2007. A detailed study of the enigmatic cluster M82F MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 379 :1333-1342 >DOI >Link

Trancho G, Bastian N, Miller BW, Schweizer F. 2007. Gemini spectroscopic survey of young star clusters in merging/interacting galaxies. II. NGC 3256 clusters ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 664 :284-295 >DOI >Link

Smith LJ, Bastian N, Konstantopoulos IS, Gallagher JS, Gieles M, De Grijs R, Larsen SS, O'Connell RW, Westmoquette MS. 2007. The young cluster population of M82 region B Astrophysical Journal, 667 >DOI

Bastian N. 2007. Dynamical masses of young star clusters: Constraints on the stellar IMF and star-formation efficiency Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 3 :32-35 >DOI

Trancho G, Bastian N, Miller BW, Schweizer F. 2007. Gemini spectroscopic survey of young star clusters in merging/interacting galaxies. II. NGC 3256 clusters Astrophysical Journal, 664 :284-295 >DOI

Trancho G, Bastian N, Schweizer F, Miller BW. 2007. Gemini spectroscopic survey of young star clusters in merging/interacting galaxies. I. NGC 3256 tidal tail clusters Astrophysical Journal, 658 :993-998 >DOI

Bastian N, Goodwin SP. 2006. Evidence for the strong effect of gas removal on the internal dynamics of young stellar clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 369 :L9-L13 >DOI >Link

Goodwin SP, Bastian N. 2006. Gas expulsion and the destruction of massive young clusters MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 373 :752-758 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Saglia RP, Goudfrooij P, Kissler-Patig M, Maraston C, Schweizer F, Zoccali M. 2006. Dynamical mass estimates for two luminous star clusters in galactic merger remnants ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 448 :881-891 >DOI >Link

Gieles M, Larsen SS, Bastian N, Stein IT. 2006. The luminosity function of young star clusters: implications for the maximum mass and luminosity of clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 450 :129-145 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Emsellem E, Kissler-Patig M, Maraston C. 2006. Young star cluster complexes in NGC 4038/39 - Integral field spectroscopy using VIMOS-VLT ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 445 :471-483 >DOI >Link

Gieles MG, Larsen SS, Scheepmaker RA, Bastian N, Haas MR, Lamers HJGLM. 2006. Observational evidence for a truncation of the star cluster initial mass function at the high mass end ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 446 :L9-L12 >DOI >Link

Kissler-Patig M, Jordan A, Bastian N. 2006. The transition between star clusters and dwarf galaxies (Research Note) - On the existence of a mass-radius relation for star clusters of masses > 10(7) M(circle dot): are these objects formed in mergers of stellar systems? ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 448 :1031-1035 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Hempel M, Kissler-Patig M, Homeier NL, Trancho G. 2005. The star cluster population in the tidal tails of NGC 6872 ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 435 :65-75 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Gieles M, Efremov YN, Lamers HJGLM. 2005. Hierarchical star formation in M51: star/cluster complexes ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 443 :79-90 >DOI >Link

de Grijs R, Anders P, Lamers HJGLM, Bastian N, Fritze-Von Alvensleben U, Parmentier G, Sharina ME, Yi S. 2005. Systematic uncertainties in the analysis of star cluster parameters based on broad-band imaging observations MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 359 :874-894 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Gieles M, Lamers HJGLM, Scheepmaker RA, de Grijs R. 2005. The star cluster population of M51 - II. Age distribution and relations among the derived parameters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 431 :905-924 >DOI >Link

Lamers HJGLM, Gieles M, Bastian N, Baumgardt H, Kharchenko NV, Portegies Zwart S. 2005. An analytical description of the disruption of star clusters in tidal fields with an application to Galactic open clusters ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 441 :117-129 >DOI >Link

Gieles M, Bastian N, Lamers HJGLM, Mout JN. 2005. The star cluster population of M 51 - III. Cluster disruption and formation history ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 441 :949-960 >DOI >Link

Maraston C, Bastian N, Saglia RP, Kissler-Patig M, Schweizer F, Goudfrooij P. 2004. The dynamical mass of the young cluster W3 in NGC 7252 - Heavy-weight globular cluster or ultra compact dwarf galaxy? ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 416 :467-473 >DOI >Link

de Grijs R, Fritze-von Alvensleben U, Anders P, Gallagher JS, Bastian N, Taylor VA, Windhorst RA. 2003. Star cluster formation and evolution in nearby starburst galaxies - I. Systematic uncertainties MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 342 :259-273 >DOI >Link

de Grijs R, Anders P, Bastian N, Lynds R, Lamers HJGLM, O'Neil EJ. 2003. Star cluster formation and evolution in nearby starburst galaxies - II. Initial conditions MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 343 :1285-1300 >DOI >Link

Bik A, Lamers HJGLM, Bastian N, Panagia N, Romaniello A. 2003. Clusters in the inner spiral arms of M 51: The cluster IMF and the formation history ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, 397 :473-486 >DOI >Link

de Grijs R, Bastian N, Lamers HJGLM. 2003. Star cluster formation and disruption time-scales - II. Evolution of the star cluster system in the fossil starburst of M82 MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 340 :197-209 >DOI >Link

de Grijs R, Bastian N, Lamers HJGLM. 2003. The missing link in star cluster evolution ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 583 :L17-L20 >DOI >Link

De Grijs R, Bastian N, Lamers HJGLM. 2003. The missing link in star cluster evolution Astrophysical Journal, 583 >DOI

Lentz EJ, Baron E, Lundqvist P, Branch D, Hauschildt PH, Fransson C, Garnavich P, Bastian N, Filippenko AV, Kirshner RP, Challis PM, Jha S, Leibundgut B, McCray R, Michael E, Panagia N, Phillips MM, Pun CSJ, Schmidt B, Sonneborn G, Suntzeff NB, Wang L, Wheeler JC. 2001. Analysis of type IInSN1998S: Effects of circumstellar interaction on observed spectra ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 547 :406-411 >DOI >Link

Lentz EJ, Baron E, Lundqvist P, Branch D, Hauschildt PH, Fransson C, Garnavich P, Bastian N, Filippenko AV, Kirshner RP, Challis PM, Jha S, Leibundgut B, McCray R, Michael E, Panagia N, Phillips MM, Pun CSJ, Schmidt B, Sonneborn G, Suntzeff NB, Wang L, Wheeler JC. 2001. Analysis of type IIn SN 1998S: Effects of circumstellar interaction on observed spectra Astrophysical Journal, 547 :406-411 >DOI

Cabrera-Ziri I, Martocchia S, Hollyhead K, Bastian N. Interpreting the complex CMDs of the Magellanic Clouds clusters >Link

Martocchia S, Cabrera-Ziri I, Lardo C, Dalessandro E, Bastian N, Kozhurina-Platais V, Usher C, Niederhofer F, Cordero M, Geisler D, Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Larsen S, Li C, Mackey D, Hilker M, Mucciarelli A, Platais I, Salaris M. Age as a Major Factor in the Onset of Multiple Populations in Stellar Clusters >DOI >Link

Hollyhead K, Kacharov N, Lardo C, Bastian N, Hilker M, Rejkuba M, Koch A, Grebel EK, Georgiev I. Evidence for multiple populations in the intermediate age cluster Lindsay 1 in the SMC >DOI >Link

Longmore SN, Kruijssen JMD, Bastian N, Bally J, Rathborne J, Testi L, Stolte A, Dale J, Bressert E, Alves J. The Formation and Early Evolution of Young Massive Clusters >DOI >Link

Ercolano B, Bastian N. 3D photoionisation and dust RT modelling with MOCASSIN: geometry effects on the emission line spectra of star-forming regions >Link

Bastian N, Gieles M. Cluster Disruption: Combining Theory and Observations >Link

Bastian N, Lamers HJGLM, Mink SED, Longmore SN, Goodwin SP, Gieles M. Early Disc Accretion as the Origin of Abundance Anomalies in Globular Clusters >DOI >Link

Longmore SN, Kruijssen JMD, Bally J, Ott J, Testi L, Rathborne J, Bastian N, Bressert E, Molinari S, Battersby C, Walsh AJ. Candidate super star cluster progenitor gas clouds possibly triggered by close passage to Sgr A* >DOI >Link

Davies B, Bastian N, Gieles M, Seth AC, Mengel S, Konstantopoulos IS. GLIMPSE-CO1: the most massive intermediate-age stellar cluster in the Galaxy >DOI >Link

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Bastian N-U, Blaschke D. 2016. Towards a new quark-nuclear matter EoS for applications in astrophysics and heavy-ion collisions AlvarezCastillo D, Blaschke D, Kekelidze V, Matveev V, Sorin A. 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON STRANGENESS IN QUARK MATTER (SQM2015), 15th International Conference on Strangeness in Quark Matter (SQM) 668 >DOI >Link

Bastian N. 2015. A critical assessment of models for the origin of multiple populations in globular clusters Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 12 :302-309 >DOI

Bastian N. 2015. Scale free processes in stellar cluster formation Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 11 :717-718 >DOI

Bressert E, Bastian N, Gutermuth R. 2012. Do All Stars in the Solar Neighbourhood Form in Clusters? Moitinho A, Alves J. STAR CLUSTERS IN THE ERA OF LARGE SURVEYS, Joint European and National Astronomy Meeting (JENAM)/18th Annual Meeting of the European-Astronomical-Society/20th Annual Portuguese Meeting of Astronomy and Astrophysics/Symposium 7 - Square Kilometre Array (SKA) :147-154 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Covey KR, Meyer MR. 2011. Looking for Systematic Variations in the Stellar Initial Mass Function JohnsKrull CMJ, Browning MK, West AA. 16TH CAMBRIDGE WORKSHOP ON COOL STARS, STELLAR SYSTEMS AND THE SUN, 16th Cambridge Workshop on Cool Stars, Stellar Systems and the Sun 448 :361-+ >Link

Trancho G, Bastian N. 2010. Gemini Spectroscopic Survey of Young Star Clusters in Merging/Interacting Galaxies Smith BJ, Bastian N, Higdon SJU, Higdon JL. GALAXY WARS: STELLAR POPULATIONS AND STAR FORMATION IN INTERACTING GALAXIES, Conference on Galaxy Wars: Stellar Populations and Star Formation in Interacting Galaxies 423 :142-+ >Link

Mullan B, Charlton JC, Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Chandar R, Durrell PR, Elmegreen DM, English J, Gallagher SC, Gronwall C, Hibbard JE, Hunsberger S, Johnson KE, Kepley A, Knierman KA, Koribalski B, Lee KH, Maybhate A, Palma C, Vacca WD. 2010. Tidal Tails in Interacting Galaxies: Formation of Compact Stellar Structures Smith BJ, Bastian N, Higdon SJU, Higdon JL. GALAXY WARS: STELLAR POPULATIONS AND STAR FORMATION IN INTERACTING GALAXIES, Conference on Galaxy Wars: Stellar Populations and Star Formation in Interacting Galaxies 423 :129-+ >Link

Seth A, Cappellari M, Neumayer N, Caldwell N, Bastian N, Olsen K, Blum R, Debattista VP, McDermid R, Puzia T, Stephens A. 2010. Nuclear Star Clusters & Black Holes Debattista VP, Popescu CC. HUNTING FOR THE DARK: THE HIDDEN SIDE OF GALAXY FORMATION, International Conference on Hunting for the Dark: The Hidden Side of Galaxy Formation 1240 :227-+ >DOI >Link

Gieles M, Larsen SS, Haas MR, Scheepmaker RA, Bastian N. 2009. The Maximum Mass of Star Clusters Richtler T, Larsen S. GLOBULAR CLUSTERS - GUIDES TO GALAXIES, Workshop on Globular Clusters :63-+ >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Goodwin SP. 2009. Dynamical Masses of Young Star Clusters: Constraints on the Stellar IMF and Star-Formation Efficiency Richtler T, Larsen S. GLOBULAR CLUSTERS - GUIDES TO GALAXIES, Workshop on Globular Clusters :395-+ >DOI >Link

Ercolano B, Bastian N, Stasinska G. 2009. The effects of spatially distributed ionisation sources on the temperature structure of H ii regions ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, Meeting on Young Massive Star Clusters - Intitial Conditions and Environments 324 :199-204 >DOI >Link

Konstantopoulos IS, Bastian N, Smith LJ, Trancho G, Westmoquette MS, Gallagher JS. 2009. New results on the ages of star clusters in region B of M82 ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, Meeting on Young Massive Star Clusters - Initial Conditions and Environments 324 :343-346 >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Gieles M, Ercolano B, Gutermuth R. 2009. The spatial evolution of stellar structures in the LMC/SMC VanLoon JT, Oliveira JM. MAGELLANIC SYSTEM: STARS, GAS, AND GALAXIES, 256th Symposium of the International-Astronomical-Union :45-+ >DOI >Link

Bastian N, Ercolano B, Gieles M. 2009. Hierarchical star formation in M33: properties of the star-forming regions ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, Meeting on Young Massive Star Clusters - Intitial Conditions and Environments 324 :293-297 >DOI >Link

Bastian N. 2009. Star/Cluster Formation in Complexes: Insights from IFUs and HST Richtler T, Larsen S. GLOBULAR CLUSTERS - GUIDES TO GALAXIES, Workshop on Globular Clusters :115-116 >DOI >Link

Scheepmaker RA, Gieles M, Haas MR, Bastian N, Larsen SS. 2009. The Radii of Thousands of Star Clusters in M51 with HST/ACS Richtler T, Larsen S. GLOBULAR CLUSTERS - GUIDES TO GALAXIES, Workshop on Globular Clusters :103-+ >DOI >Link

Bastian N. 2008. Dynamical masses of young star clusters: Constraints on the stellar IMF and star formation efficiency Knapen JH, Mahoney TJ, Vazdekis A. PATHWAYS THROUGH AN ECLECTIC UNIVERSE, Conference on Pathways Through and Eclectic Universe 390 :47-51 >Link

Bastian N, Emsellem E, Kissler-Patig M, Maraston C. 2007. VIMOS-IFU spectroscopy of extragalactic star forming complexes KisslerPatig M, Walsh JR, Roth MM. SCIENCE PERSPECTIVES FOR 3D SPECTROSCOPY, ESO Workshop on Science Perspectives for 3D Spectroscopy :129-+ >DOI >Link

Maraston C, Bastian N, Saglia RP, Kissler-Patig M, Schweizer F, Goudfrooij P. 2005. The dynamical mass of the young cluster W3 in NGC 7252: Heavy-weight globular cluster or ultra-compact dwarf galaxy? Engvold O. HIGHLIGHTS OF ASTRONOMY, VOL 13, 25th General Assembly of the International-Astronomical-Union 13 :169-170 >Link

Lamers HJGLM, Bastian N, Gieles M. 2004. The disruption time scales of clusters in different galaxies Lamers HJG, Smith LJ, Nota A. Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters, Workshop on the Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters 322 :409-417 >Link

Gieles M, Baumgardt H, Bastian N, Lamers H. 2004. Theoretical and observational agreement on mass dependence of cluster life times Lamers HJG, Smith LJ, Nota A. Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters, Workshop on the Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters 322 :481-482 >Link

Gieles M, Bastian N, Lamers H. 2004. The star cluster population of M51 Lamers HJG, Smith LJ, Nota A. Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters, Workshop on the Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters 322 :479-480 >Link

Bastian N, Gieles M. 2004. Cluster complexes in M51 Lamers HJG, Smith LJ, Nota A. Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters, Workshop on the Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters 322 :205-206 >Link

Bastian N, Lamers HJGLM. 2003. Star clusters in interacting galaxies: The case of M51 KisslerPatig M. EXTRA-GALACTIC GLOBULAR CLUSTER SYSTEMS, Workshop on Extragalactic Globular Cluster Systems :28-31 >DOI >Link

Books

Bastian N. 2016. YOUNG MASSIVE CLUSTERS: THEIR POPULATION PROPERTIES, FORMATION AND EVOLUTION, AND THEIR RELATION TO THE ANCIENT GLOBULAR CLUSTERS Moraux E, Lebreton Y, Charbonnel C. 80-81 :5-37 E D P SCIENCES 978-2-7598-9008-8 >DOI >Link

Evans CJ, Bastian N, Beletsky Y, Brott I, Cantiello M, Clark JS, Crowther PA, de Koter A, de Mink SE, Dufton PL, Dunstall P, Gieles M, Graefener G, Henault-Brunet V, Herrero A, Howarth ID, Langer N, Lennon DJ, Apellaniz JM, Markova N, Najarro F, Puls J, Sana H, Simon-Diaz S, Smartt SJ, Stroud VE, Taylor WD, Trundle C, van Loon JT, Vink JS, Walborn NR. 2010. The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey DeGrijs R, Lepine JRD. :35-40 CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS 978-0-521-76499-5 >DOI >Link

Chapters

Bastian N, Covey KR, Meyer MR. 2010. A Universal Stellar Initial Mass Function? A Critical Look at Variations Blandford R, Faber SM, VanDishoeck E, Kormendy J. 48 :339-389 ANNUAL REVIEWS 978-0-8243-0948-0 >DOI >Link

Engagement & Impact

Conference organisation:

Conference name: Globular Cluster Formation and Evolution in the Context of Cosmological Galaxy Assembly, Position: Co-organiser, URL: https://royalsociety.org/grants-schemes-awards/grants/international-seminars/

Research Grants Awarded:

The Royal Society, Globular Cluster Formation and Evolution in the Context of Cosmological Galaxy Assembly, Prof N. Bastian, Prof M. Gieles, Grant value (£): 5000, Duration of research project: 0/1