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Prof Carlton Baugh, BA Physics, DPhil.

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Professor in the Department of Physics
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43542
Room number: ocw208
Room number: OCW208

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Responsibilities within department

xgal space man joint astrophysics seminar organiser

Teaching activity

Demonstrator on Level 3 computing course.

Research interests

Galaxy formation and evolution, large scale structure of the Universe.

Research Groups

Department of Physics

Teaching Areas

  • Astronomy Postgraduate Course Director
  • Level 1 Tutor
  • Undergraduate Admissions Selector

Selected Publications

Chapter in book

  • Granato, G.L., Silva, L., Bressan, A., Lacey, C.G., Baugh, C.M., Cole, S. & Frenk, C.S. (2001). Modelling the extinction properties of galaxies. In The Evolution of Galaxies: I-Observational Clues. Vílchez, José M., Stasińska, Grażyna & Pérez, Enrique Springer. 589-592.

Journal Article

Conference Paper

  • Kim, J.-W., Edge, A.C., Wake, D.A., Gonzalez-Perez, V., Baugh, C.M. & Lacey, C.G. (2013), Clustering of EROs from UKIDSS DXS and Pan-STARRS PS1, in Thomas, D., Pasquali, A. & Ferreras, I. eds, IAU Symposium 295: IAU Symposium. Cambridge University Press, 59-59.
  • Orsi, A., Lacey, C.G. & Baugh, C.M. (2013), Modelling Ly$\alpha$ emitters in a hierarchical Universe: a hybrid approach, in De Rossi, M.E., Pedrosa, S.E. & Pellizza, L.J. eds, Asociación Argentina de Astronomía Book Series 4: Second Workshop on Numerical and Observational Astrophysics: From the First Structures to the Universe Today. Buenos Aires, Asociación Argentina de Astronomía, Buenos Aires, 100-103.
  • Baugh, C.M. (2013), The evolution of massive galaxies in semi-analytical models of galaxy formation, in Thomas, D., Pasquali, A. & Ferreras, I. eds, IAU Symposium 295: IAU Symposium. Cambridge University Press, 191-199.
  • Gonzalez-Perez, V., Baugh, C. & Lacey, C. (2011), Clustering of massive galaxies and the evolution of clustering with mass, for z < 2, Galaxy Formation: An International Conference. Durham, 109P.
  • Guo, Q., Lacey, C., Cole, S., Baugh, C., Frenk, C. & Norberg, P. (2011), Environmental dependence on Herschel-ATLAS galaxies, Galaxy Formation: An International Conference. Durham.
  • Fanidakis, N., Frenk, C., Baugh, C., Cole, S., Bower, R., Done, C., Hickox, R., Benson, A. & Lagos, C. (2011), Unravelling the properties of active galaxies in hierarchical cosmologies, Galaxy Formation: An International Conference. Durham.
  • Gonzalez-Perez, V., Baugh, C.M., Lacey, C.G. & Almeida, C. (2010), Extremely Red Objects in a Hierarchical Universe, in Diego, J.M., Goicoechea, L.J., González-Serrano, J.I. & Gorgas, J. eds, Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings Highlights of Spanish Astrophysics V. Santander, Springer, 297.
  • Jennings, E., Baugh, C.M., Angulo, R.E. & Pascoli, S. (2010), How BAO measurements can fail to detect quintessence, in Alimi, J.-M. & Fuözfa, A. eds, American Institute of Physics Conference Series 1241: Invisible Universe International Conference. Paris, France, AIP, 945-954.
  • Content, R., Cimatti, A., Robberto, M., Grange, R., Spanò, P., Sharples, R.M., Baugh, C., Garilli, B., Guzzo, L., Le Fevre, O., Maccagni, D., Rosati, P., Wang, Y., Zamorani, G. & Zerbi, F. (2008), Offspring of SPACE: the spectrograph channel of the ESA Dark Energy Mission EUCLID, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series 7010: Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2008: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter. Marseille, France, SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 70104S.
  • Sánchez, A. G. & Baugh, C. M. (2007), Cosmological Parameters 2006, in Metcalfe, N. & Shanks, T. eds, ASP Conference Series 379: Cosmic Frontiers. Durham, Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, 8.
  • Lacey}, C.~G. and {Baugh}, C.~M. and {Frenk}, C.~S. and {Silva}, L. and {Granato}, G.~L. and {Bressan}, A. (2007), Galaxy evolution in the infra-red: comparison of a hierarchical galaxy formation model with SPITZER data, 704.
  • Baugh}, C.~M. (2006), A primer on hierarchical galaxy formation: the semi-analytical approach, 69: 3101-3156.
  • Baugh}, C.~M. (2006), Cosmic cookery: growing galaxies in a computer, 47: 10-2.
  • Holliman, N. S., Baugh, C., Frenk, C., Jenkins, A., Froner, B., Hassaine, D., Helly, J., Metcalfe, N. & Okamoto, T. (2006), Cosmic cookery: making a stereoscopic 3D animated movie, in Woods, Andrew J., Dodgson, Neil A., Merritt, John O., Bolas, Mark T. & McDowall, Ian E. eds, Proceedings of SPIE 6055: Stereoscopic Displays and Virtual Reality Systems XIII. San Jose, California, International Society for Optical Engineering, 605505.
  • Croton}, D.~J. and {Norberg}, P. and {Gaztanaga}, E. and {Baugh}, C.~M. (2006), Statistical analysis of galaxy surveys - III: The non-linear clustering of red and blue galaxies in the 2dFGRS.

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