Selected Publications

B. D. Smith, J. H. Wise, B. W. O’Shea, M. L. Norman, and S. Khochfar, “The first Population II stars formed in externally enriched mini-haloes,” Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 452, pp. 2822–2836, Sep. 2015.
B. W. O’Shea, J. H. Wise, H. Xu, and M. L. Norman, “Probing the Ultraviolet Luminosity Function of the Earliest Galaxies with the Renaissance Simulations,” The Astrophysical Journal Letters, vol. 807, p. L12, Jul. 2015.
G. R. Meece, B. W. O’Shea, and G. M. Voit, “Growth and Evolution of Thermal Instabilities in Idealized Galaxy Cluster Cores,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 808, p. 43, Jul. 2015.
F. A. Gómez, C. E. Coleman-Smith, B. W. O’Shea, J. Tumlinson, and R. L. Wolpert, “Dissecting Galaxy Formation Models with Sensitivity Analysis\mdasha New Approach to Constrain the Milky Way Formation History,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 787, p. 20, May 2014.
H. Egan, B. D. Smith, B. W. O’Shea, and J. M. Shull, “Bringing Simulation and Observation Together to Better Understand the Intergalactic Medium,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 791, p. 64, Aug. 2014.
G. L. Bryan, M. L. Norman, B. W. O’Shea, T. Abel, J. H. Wise, M. J. Turk, D. R. Reynolds, D. C. Collins, P. Wang, S. W. Skillman, B. Smith, R. P. Harkness, J. Bordner, J. -h. Kim, M. Kuhlen, H. Xu, N. Goldbaum, C. Hummels, A. G. Kritsuk, E. Tasker, S. Skory, C. M. Simpson, O. Hahn, J. S. Oishi, G. C. So, F. Zhao, R. Cen, Y. Li, and Enzo Collaboration, “ENZO: An Adaptive Mesh Refinement Code for Astrophysics,” The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, vol. 211, p. 19, Apr. 2014.
B. D. Crosby, B. W. O’Shea, B. D. Smith, M. J. Turk, and O. Hahn, “Population III Star Formation in Large Cosmological Volumes. I. Halo Temporal and Physical Environment,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 773, p. 108, Aug. 2013.
M. J. Turk, T. Abel, and B. O’Shea, “The Formation of Population III Binaries from Cosmological Initial Conditions,” Science, vol. 325, p. 601–, Jul. 2009.
B. W. O’Shea and M. L. Norman, “Population III Star Formation in a ΛCDM Universe. II. Effects of a Photodissociating Background,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 673, pp. 14–33, Jan. 2008.
B. W. O’Shea and M. L. Norman, “Population III Star Formation in a ΛCDM Universe. I. The Effect of Formation Redshift and Environment on Protostellar Accretion Rate,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 654, pp. 66–92, Jan. 2007.