Sanchayeeta Borthakur

Assistant Professor

  • 975 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
20062020

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Research Output

2006

Intragroup gas in differently evolved compact groups of galaxies

Verdes-Montenegro, L., Rasmussen, J., Ponman, T., Yun, M. S. & Borthakur, S., Aug 1 2006, In : Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union. 2, S235, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Cold and hot gas in the most HI deficient compact groups

Verdes-Montenegro, L., Yun, M. S., Borthakur, S., Rasmussen, J. & Ponman, T., Feb 1 2007, In : New Astronomy Reviews. 51, 1-2, p. 87-89 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

ISM of galaxies in extremely different environments: Isolated vs compact groups

Verdes-Montenegro, L., Yun, M. S., Borthakur, S., Espada, D., Sellim, I., Athanassoula, E., Bergond, G., Bosma, A., Combes, F., Garcia, E., Huchtmeier, W. K., Leon, S., Lisenfeld, U., Odewahn, S., Ponman, T., Rasmussen, J., Sabater, J., Sulentic, J. & Verley, S., Jan 1 2007, Groups of Galaxies in the Nearby Universe: Proceedings of the ESO Workshop held at Santiago de Chile, December 5-9, 2005. Springer Verlag, p. 349-354 6 p. (ESO Astrophysics Symposia; vol. 2007).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2008

Detection and nature of cold intra-group gas in compact group environments

Borthakur, S., Yun, M. S. & Verdes-Montenegro, L., Sep 11 2008, The Evolution of Galaxies Through the Neutral Hydrogen Window. p. 201-204 4 p. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1035).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Galaxy evolution in Hickson compact groups: The role of ram-pressure stripping and strangulation

Rasmussen, J., Ponman, T. J., Verdes-Montenegro, L., Yun, M. S. & Borthakur, S., Aug 2008, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 388, 3, p. 1245-1264 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations
2010

Detection of diffuse neutral intragroup medium in hickson compact groups

Borthakur, S., Yun, M. S. & Verdes-Montenegro, L., 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 710, 1, p. 385-407 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Using 21cm absorption in small impact parameter galaxy-quasar pairs to probe low-redshift damped and sub-damped lyα systems

Borthakur, S., Tripp, T. M., Yun, M. S., Momjian, E., Meiring, J. D., Bowen, D. V. & York, D. G., Jan 1 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 713, 1, p. 131-145 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

What is the origin of a diffuse IGM in compact groups?

Verdes-Montenegro, L., Borthakur, S., Yun, M., Del Olmo, A. & Perea, J., Jan 1 2010, In : Proceedings of Science. 112, 087.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2011

A Green Bank Telescope survey for HI 21 cm absorption in the disks and halos of low-redshift galaxies

Borthakur, S., Tripp, T. M., Yun, M. S., Bowen, D. V., Meiring, J. D., York, D. G. & Momjian, E., Jan 20 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 727, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Erratum: Detection of diffuse neutral intragroup medium in hickson compact groups (Astrophysical Journal (2010) 710 (385))

Borthakur, S., Yun, M. S. & Verdes-Montenegro, L., Mar 10 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 729, 2, 149.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Extreme feedback and the EPOCH of reionization: Clues in the local universe

Heckman, T. M., Borthakur, S., Overzier, R., Kauffmann, G., Basu-Zych, A., Leitherer, C., Sembach, K., Martin, D. C., Rich, R. M., Schiminovich, D. & Seibert, M., Mar 20 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 730, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

156 Scopus citations
2013

The impact of starbursts on the circumgalactic medium

Borthakur, S., Heckman, T., Strickland, D., Wild, V. & Schiminovich, D., May 1 2013, In : Astrophysical Journal. 768, 1, 18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2014

A local clue to the reionization of the universe

Borthakur, S., Heckman, T. M., Leitherer, C. & Overzier, R. A., Oct 10 2014, In : Science. 346, 6206, p. 216-219 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations

Small-scale properties of atomic gas in extended disks of galaxies

Borthakur, S., Momjian, E., Heckman, T. M., York, D. G., Bowen, D. V., Yun, M. S. & Tripp, T. M., Nov 1 2014, In : Astrophysical Journal. 795, 1, 98.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2015

CONNECTION between the CIRCUMGALACTIC MEDIUM and the INTERSTELLAR MEDIUM of GALAXIES: RESULTS from the COS-GASS SURVEY

Borthakur, S., Heckman, T., Tumlinson, J., Bordoloi, R., Thom, C., Catinella, B., Schiminovich, D., Davé, R., Kauffmann, G., Moran, S. M. & Saintonge, A., Nov 1 2015, In : Astrophysical Journal. 813, 1, 46.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

DISTRIBUTION of FAINT ATOMIC GAS in HICKSON COMPACT GROUPS

Borthakur, S., Yun, M. S., Verdes-Montenegro, L., Heckman, T. M., Zhu, G. & Braatz, J. A., Oct 10 2015, In : Astrophysical Journal. 812, 1, 78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Galaxy interactions in compact groups - II. Abundance and kinematic anomalies in HCG 91c

Vogt, F. P. A., Dopita, M. A., Borthakur, S., Verdes-Montenegro, L., Heckman, T. M., Yun, M. S. & Chambers, K. C., 2015, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 450, 3, p. 2593-2614 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

INDIRECT EVIDENCE for ESCAPING IONIZING PHOTONS in LOCAL LYMAN BREAK GALAXY ANALOGS

Alexandroff, R. M., Heckman, T. M., Borthakur, S., Overzier, R. & Leitherer, C., Sep 10 2015, In : Astrophysical Journal. 810, 2, 104.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

THE SYSTEMATIC PROPERTIES of the WARM PHASE of STARBURST-DRIVEN GALACTIC WINDS

Heckman, T. M., Alexandroff, R. M., Borthakur, S., Overzier, R. & Leitherer, C., Aug 20 2015, In : Astrophysical Journal. 809, 2, 147.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

121 Scopus citations
2016

ADVANCED DATA VISUALIZATION in ASTROPHYSICS: The X3D PATHWAY

Vogt, F. P. A., Owen, C. I., Verdes-Montenegro, L. & Borthakur, S., Feb 20 2016, In : Astrophysical Journal. 818, 2, 115.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Disentangling the intragroup HI in Compact Groups of galaxies by means of X3D visualization

Verdes-Montenegro, L., Vogt, F., Aubery, C., Duret, L., Garrido, J., Sánchez, S., Yun, M. S., Borthakur, S., Hess, K., Cluver, M., Del Olmo, A. & Perea, J., Mar 1 2016, In : Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union. 11, S321, p. 241-243 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DISTRIBUTION of COLD (≲300 K) ATOMIC GAS in GALAXIES: RESULTS from the GBT H

Borthakur, S., Oct 1 2016, In : Astrophysical Journal. 829, 2, 128.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

THE IMPLICATIONS of EXTREME OUTFLOWS from EXTREME STARBURSTS

Heckman, T. M. & Borthakur, S., May 1 2016, In : Astrophysical Journal. 822, 1, 9.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

THE PROPERTIES of the CIRCUMGALACTIC MEDIUM in RED and BLUE GALAXIES: RESULTS from the COS-GASS+COS-HALOS SURVEYS

Borthakur, S., Heckman, T., Tumlinson, J., Bordoloi, R., Kauffmann, G., Catinella, B., Schiminovich, D., Davé, R., Moran, S. M. & Saintonge, A., Dec 20 2016, In : Astrophysical Journal. 833, 2, 259.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
2017

COS-burst: Observations of the Impact of Starburst-driven Winds on the Properties of the Circum-galactic Medium

Heckman, T., Borthakur, S., Wild, V., Schiminovich, D. & Bordoloi, R., Sep 10 2017, In : Astrophysical Journal. 846, 2, 151.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Evidence for azimuthal variations of the oxygen-abundance gradient tracing the spiral structure of the galaxy HCG 91c

Vogt, F. P. A., Pérez, E., Dopita, M. A., Verdes-Montenegro, L. & Borthakur, S., May 1 2017, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 601, A61.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Probing gas and dust in the tidal tail of NGC 5221 with the type Ia supernova iPTF16abc

Ferretti, R., Amanullah, R., Goobar, A., Petrushevska, T., Borthakur, S., Bulla, M., Fox, O., Freeland, E., Fremling, C., Hangard, L. & Hayes, M., Oct 1 2017, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 606, A111.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

XCOLD GASS: The Complete IRAM 30 m Legacy Survey of Molecular Gas for Galaxy Evolution Studies

Saintonge, A., Catinella, B., Tacconi, L. J., Kauffmann, G., Genzel, R., Cortese, L., Davé, R., Fletcher, T. J., Graciá-Carpio, J., Kramer, C., Heckman, T. M., Janowiecki, S., Lutz, K., Rosario, D., Schiminovich, D., Schuster, K., Wang, J., Wuyts, S., Borthakur, S., Lamperti, I. & 1 others, Roberts-Borsani, G. W., Dec 2017, In : Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series. 233, 2, 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

94 Scopus citations
2019

A New Technique for Finding Galaxies Leaking Lyman-continuum Radiation: [S ii]-deficiency

Wang, B., Heckman, T. M., Leitherer, C., Alexandroff, R., Borthakur, S. & Overzier, R. A., Nov 1 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 885, 1, 57.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Discovery of a Damped Lyα System in a Low-z Galaxy Group: Possible Evidence for Gas Inflow and Nuclear Star Formation

Borthakur, S., Momjian, E., Heckman, T. M., Catinella, B., Vogt, F. P. A. & Tumlinson, J., Feb 1 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 871, 2, 239.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Evolution of compact groups from intermediate to final stages: A case study of the H i content of HCG 16

Jones, M. G., Verdes-Montenegro, L., Damas-Segovia, A., Borthakur, S., Yun, M., del Olmo, A., Perea, J., Román, J., Luna, S., Lopez Gutierrez, D., Williams, B., Vogt, F. P. A., Garrido, J., Sanchez, S., Cannon, J. & Ramírez-Moreta, P., Dec 1 2019, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 632, A78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

High-sensitivity far-ultraviolet imaging spectroscopy with the SPRITE Cubesat

Fleming, B. T., France, K., Williams, J., Ulrich, S., Tumlinson, J., McCandliss, S., O'Meara, J., Sankrit, R., Borthakur, S., Jaskot, A., Rutkowski, M., Quijada, M., Hennessy, J. & Siegmund, O., Jan 1 2019, UV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Space Instrumentation for Astronomy XXI. Siegmund, O. H. (ed.). SPIE, 111180U. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 11118).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The morphology and kinematics of the gaseous circumgalactic medium of Milky Way mass galaxies - II. Comparison of IllustrisTNG and Illustris simulation results

Kauffmann, G., Nelson, D., Borthakur, S., Heckman, T., Hernquist, L., Marinacci, F., Pakmor, R. & Pillepich, A., Jul 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 486, 4, p. 4686-4700 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2020

Lyman α absorption beyond the disc of simulated spiral galaxies

Röttgers, B., Naab, T., Cernetic, M., Davé, R., Kauffmann, G., Borthakur, S. & Foidl, H., Jun 11 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 496, 1, p. 152-168 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Lyman Continuum Escape Fraction of Galaxies and AGN in the GOODS Fields

Smith, B. M., Windhorst, R., Cohen, S. H., Koekemoer, A. M., Jansen, R. A., White, C., Borthakur, S., Hathi, N., Jiang, L., Rutkowski, M., Ryan, R. E., Inoue, A. K., O'connell, R. W., Mackenty, J. W., Conselice, C. J. & Silk, J. I., Jul 1 2020, In : Astrophysical Journal. 897, 1, 41.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle