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Pedro M. Palmeirim
Researcher

Phone
226 089 822

Email
Pedro.Palmeirim@astro.up.pt

ORCID
0000-0002-0590-7416

Biographic Notes
Pedro Palmeirim is a researcher at IA. He was awarded a first degree in Geographic Engineering by the University of Lisbon in 2007, a Master degree in Astronomy and Astrophysics by the University of Lisbon in 2009 and a PhD by the University of Paris Diderot 7 in 2014. He is a member of IA since 2016.

Pedro Palmeirim is a researcher in Astrophysics working on the field of star-formation. His interests cover both the smaller scale of individual cores/YSOs (including all the evolutionary stages, as well as low- and high-mass regimes of star-formation), and the large galactic scale of the ISM (focussing on the fragmentation process of molecular clouds into filaments and on the impact of feedback from massive stars in the ISM). He is a member of the Herschel Gould Belt Survey, where he has worked on several projects that analyse the filamentary nature of the cold ISM and its relation with star formation.

Lastest publications at IAS. Pezzuto, M. Benedettini, J. Di Francesco, P. M. Palmeirim, E. Schisano, G. Li Causi, Ph. André, D. Arzoumanian, J.-P. Bernard, G. E. Bontemps, 2021,
Physical properties of the ambient medium and of dense cores in the Perseus star-forming region derived from Herschel Gould Belt Survey observations,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 645, 49
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J. Di Francesco, J. Keown, C. Fallscheer, Ph. André, B. Ladjelate, V. Könyves, A. Men’shchikov, S. Stephens-Whale, Q. Nguyen-Luong, P. G. Martin et al. (including: D. Arzoumanian, P. M. Palmeirim), 2020,
Herschel Gould Belt Survey Observations of Dense Cores in the Cepheus Flare Clouds,
The Astrophysical Journal, 904
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A. Bracco, D. Bresnahan, P. M. Palmeirim, D. Arzoumanian, Ph. André, D. Ward-Thompson, A. Marchal, 2020,
Compressed magnetized shells of atomic gas and the formation of the Corona Australis molecular cloud,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 644, 10
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M. S. N. Kumar, P. M. Palmeirim, D. Arzoumanian, S.-I. Inutsuka, 2020,
Unifying low- and high-mass star formation through density-amplified hubs of filaments. The highest mass stars (>100 M☉) form only in hubs,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 642, 21
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N. Peretto, A. Rigby, Ph. André, V. Könyves, G. Fuller, A. Zavagno, F. Schuller, D. Arzoumanian, S. Bontemps, T. Csengeri et al. (including: P. M. Palmeirim), 2020,
The accretion history of high-mass stars: an ArTéMiS pilot study of infrared dark clouds,
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 496, 3482 - 3501
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B. Ladjelate, Ph. André, V. Könyves, D. Ward-Thompson, A. Men’shchikov, A. Bracco, P. M. Palmeirim, A. Roy, Y. Shimajiri, J. M. Kirk et al. (including: D. Arzoumanian), 2020,
The Herschel view of the dense core population in the Ophiuchus molecular cloud,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 638, 22
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Pedro M. Palmeirim
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia COMPETE 2020 PORTUGAL 2020 União Europeia