Publications

Journals (ADS listing)

  1. "Global Hierarchical Collapse In Molecular Clouds. Towards a Comprehensive Scenario"
    Enrique Vázquez-Semadeni, Aina Palau, Javier Ballesteros-Paredes, Gilberto C. Gómez, and Manuel Zamora-Avilés
    submitted to MNRAS, arXiv:1903.11247

  2. "The magnetic field structure in molecular cloud filaments"
    Gilberto C. Gómez, Enrique Vázquez-Semadeni, and Manuel Zamora-Avilés 2018, MNRAS, 480, 2939

  3. "MHD simulations of ram pressure stripping of a disk galaxy"
    Mariana Ramos-Martínez, Gilberto C. Gómez, and Ángeles Pérez-Villegas 2018, MNRAS, 476, 3781

  4. "Energy Budget of Forming Clumps in Numerical Simulations of Collapsing Clouds"
    Vianey Camacho, Enrique Vázquez-Semadeni, Javier Ballesteros-Paredes, Gilberto C. Gómez, S. Michael Fall, and M. Dolores Mata-Chávez 2016, ApJ, 833, 113

  5. "The Galactic Branches as a Possible Evidence for Transient Spiral Arms"
    A. Pérez-Villegas, G. C. Gómez, and B. Pichardo 2015, MNRAS, 451, 2922

  6. "Inverse Hubble Flows in Molecular Clouds"
    J. A. Toalá, E. Vázquez-Semadeni, P. Colín, and G. C. Gómez 2015, MNRAS, 446, 3725

  7. "Analysis of the spiral structure in a simulated galaxy"
    M. Mata-Chávez, G. C. Gómez and I. Puerari 2014, MNRAS, 444, 3756
    Associated animation:
    Gas density evolution (11 MB avi)

  8. "Filaments in Simulations of Molecular Cloud Formation"
    G. C. Gómez and E. Vázquez-Semadeni 2014, ApJ, 791, 124
    Associated animations:
    Fig. 3d (6.3 MB mpeg)
    Fig. 3e (2.3 MB mpeg)
    Fig. 3f (0.7 MB mpeg)

  9. "Molecular Cloud Evolution V: Cloud Destruction by Stellar Feedback"
    P. Colín, E. Vázquez-Semadeni, and G. C. Gómez 2013, MNRAS, 435, 1701

  10. "Comparing Gaseous and Stellar Orbits in a Spiral Potential"
    G. C. Gómez, B. Pichardo, and M. A. Martos, 2013, MNRAS, 430, 3010

  11. "Aspect Ratio Dependence of the Free-Fall Time for Non-Spherical Symmetries"
    A. Pon, J. A. Toalá, D. Johnstone, E. Vázquez-Semadeni, F. Heitch, and G. C. Gómez, 2012, ApJ, 756, 145

  12. "The free-fall time of finite sheets and filaments"
    J. A. Toalá, E. Vázquez-Semadeni, and G. C. Gómez, 2012, ApJ, 744, 190

  13. "Molecular Cloud Evolution IV: Magnetic Fields, Ambipolar Diffusion, and the Star Formation Efficiency"
    E. Vázquez-Semadeni, R. Banerjee, G. C. Gómez, P. Hennebelle, D. Duffin, and R. S. Klessen 2011, MNRAS, 414, 2511

  14. "Competitive Accretion in Sheet Geometry and the Stellar IMF"
    W.-H. Hsu, L. Hartmann, F. Heitsch, and G. C. Gómez 2010, ApJ, 721, 1531

  15. "Dependence of the Star Formation Efficiency on the Parameters of Molecular Cloud Formation Simulations"
    Y. Rosas-Guevara, E. Vázquez-Semadeni, G. C. Gómez, and A. K. Jappsen 2010, MNRAS, 406, 1875

  16. "Molecular Cloud Evolution III: Accretion vs. Stellar Feedback"
    E. Vázquez-Semadeni, P. Colín, G. C. Gómez, and A. W. Watson 2010, ApJ, 715, 1302
    Associated animations:
    Fig. 2 (3.2 MB mpeg)
    Fig. 3 (1.8 MB mpeg)
    Fig. 4a (2.1 MB mpeg)
    Fig. 4b (2.1 MB mpeg)

  17. "Revisiting 2D Numerical Models for the 19th. Century Outbursts of Eta Carinae"
    R. F. González, A. M. Villa, G. C. Gómez, E. M. de Gouveia Dal Pino, A. C. Raga, J. Cantó, P. F. Velázquez, and E. de la Fuente 2010, MNRAS, 402, 1141

  18. "Effects of Non-circular Motions on Azimuthal Color Gradients"
    E. E. Martínez-García, R. A. González-Lópezlira, and G. C. Gómez 2009, ApJ, 707, 1650

  19. "High- and Low-Mass Star Forming Regions from Hierarchical Gravitational Fragmentation"
    E. Vázquez-Semadeni, G. C. Gómez, A. K. Jappsen, J. Ballesteros-Paredes, and R. S. Klessen 2009, ApJ, 707, 1023
    Associated animations: Fig. 1 (6.8 MB mpeg) Fig. 2a (482 kB mpeg) Fig. 2b (583 kB mpeg)

  20. "Tidal Forces as a Regulator of Star Formation in Taurus"
    J. Ballesteros-Paredes, G. C. Gómez, L. Loinard, R. M. Torres, and B. Pichardo 2009, MNRAS, 395, L81

  21. "On the Gravitational Content of Molecular Clouds and their Cores"
    J. Ballesteros-Paredes, G. C. Gómez, B. Pichardo, and E. Vázquez-Semadeni 2009, MNRAS, 393, 1563

  22. "Formation and Collapse of Quiescent Cloud Cores Induced by Dynamic Compressions"
    G. C. Gómez, E. Vázquez-Semadeni, M. Shadmehri, and J. Ballesteros-Paredes 2007, ApJ, 669, 1042
    Associated animations: Fig. 2 (1.4 MB mpeg) Fig. 3 (532 kB mpeg)

  23. "Molecular cloud evolution II: From cloud formation to the early stages of star formation in decaying conditions"
    E. Vázquez-Semadeni, G. C. Gómez, A.-K. Jappsen, J. Ballesteros-Paredes, R. F. González, and R. S. Klessen 2007, ApJ, 657, 870

  24. "Errors in kinematic distances and our image of the Milky Way Galaxy"
    G. C. Gómez 2006, AJ, 132, 2376
    Associated program: kin_dist.tar.gz (300 kB gzipped tarfile)

  25. "The effect of the Coriolis force on Kelvin-Helmholtz-driven mixing in protoplanetary disks."
    G. C. Gómez and E. C. Ostriker 2005, ApJ, 630, 1093

  26. "3D MHD Modeling of the Gaseous Structure of the Galaxy: Synthetic Observations"
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox 2004, ApJ, 615, 758

  27. "3D MHD Modeling of the Gaseous Structure of the Galaxy: Description of the Simulations"
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox 2004, ApJ, 615, 744

  28. "3D MHD Modeling of the Gaseous Structure of the Galaxy: Setup and Initial Results"
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox 2002, ApJ, 580, 235

  29. "Analytical Expressions for Spiral Arm Gravitational Potential and Density"
    D. P. Cox and G. C. Gómez 2002, ApJS, 142, 261

  30. "A Re-Examination of the Distribution of Galactic Free Electrons"
    G. C. Gómez, R. A. Benjamin, and D. P. Cox 2001, AJ, 122, 908
    Associated programs: sech^2(x) and exp(-x) models.

Conferences

  1. "Comparing Gaseous and Stellar Orbits in a Spiral Potential"
    G. C. Gómez, B. Pichardo and M. A. Martos to be published in the proceedings of the conference "Structure and dynamics of disk galaxies" held in Petit Jean Mountain, USA, in August 2013

  2. "Errors in rotation curves and kinematic distances"
    G. C. Gómez, to be published in the proceedings of the conference "The Dynamic ISM: a celebration of the Canadian Galactic Plane Survey", ASPC, vol. 438, 2010

  3. "Synthetic observations of rotation curves and the properties of disk galaxies"
    G. C. Gómez, A. Manríquez and I. Fuentes-Carrera, published in the proceedings of the conference "Isolated Galaxies: Exploring Nature vs. Nurture," ASPC, vol. 421, 2010

  4. "Gas orbits in a spiral potential"
    G. C. Gómez and M. A. Martos, published in the proceedings of the conference "Chaos in Astronomy 2007," ASSP, Springer 2009

  5. "3D MHD Modeling of the Galaxy" (974kB gzipped postscript)
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox, published in the proceedings of the conference "How does the Galaxy work? A galactic tertulia with Don Cox and Ron Reynolds," ASSL, vol. 315, 2004

  6. "A Fake Galactic Survey"
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox, published in the proceedings of the conference "Milky Way Surveys: The Structure and Evolution of our Galaxy," ASPC, vol. 317, 2004

  7. "3D MHD Modeling of the Gaseous Structure of the Galaxy"
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox, to be published in the proceedings of the conference "From Observations to Self-Consistent Modelling of the ISM in Galaxies," held in September 2002 in Porto, Portugal.

  8. "3D Modeling of the Gaseous Structure of the Galaxy" (600k gzipped postscript)
    G. C. Gómez and D. P. Cox, published in the proceedings of the conference "Disks of Galaxies: Kinematics, Dynamics and Perturbations," ASP Conference Series, vol. 275, 2002

  9. "A model for the galactic free electrons distribution" (42k gzipped postscript)
    G. C. Gómez, R. A. Benjamin, and D. P. Cox, published in the proceedings of the conference "Ionized Gaseous Nebulae," in the Conference Series of the Revista Mexicana de Astronomía y Astrofísica, vol. 12, 2002