Françoise COMBES
Professeur au Collège de France
Astrophysicienne à l'Observatoire de Paris
E-mail :
61 Av. de l'Observatoire                  A version in english
F-75 014 Paris, FRANCE
Tel : 33 (1) 40 51 20 77
Fax : 33 (1) 40 51 20 02


1980 Thèse d'Etat, Paris VII: "Dynamics and structure of galaxies"
1975 Agrégation de Physique
1974-75 Thèse de 3ème cycle, (Paris VII): "Conditions of nucleosynthesis in a symmetric universe of matter-antimatter"
1971-75Ecole Normale Supérieure (Ulm), PARIS





Quelques revues recentes

Ouvrages Collectifs:

20 publications représentatives (5 dernières années):

  • Audibert, A., Combes, F., Garcia-Burillo, S., Hunt, L., Eckart, A. et al.: 2019, ALMA captures feeding and feedback from the active galactic nucleus in NGC613, Astron. Astrophys. in press, arXiv:1905.01979
  • Olivares, V., Salome, P., Combes, F., Hamer, S., Guillard, P. et al.: 2019, Ubiquitous cold and massive filaments in cool core clusters, Astron. Astrophys. sub, arXiv:1902.09164
  • Combes, F., Gupta, N., Jozsa, G.I.G., Momjian, E.: 2019, Discovery of CO absorption at z=0.05 in G0248+430, Astron. Astrophys. 623, A133
  • Combes, F., Garcia-Burillo, S., Audibert, A., Hunt, L., Eckart, A., Aalto, S., Casasola, V., Boone, F., Krips, M., Viti, S., Sakamoto, K., Muller, S., Dasyra, K., van der Werf, P., Martin, S.: 2019, ALMA observations of molecular tori around massive black holes, Astron. Astrophys., 623, A79
  • Bicalho, I. C., Combes, F., Rubio, M., Verdugo, C., Salome, P., 2019, ALMA CO(2-1) observations in the XUV disk of M83, Astron. and Astrophys., 623, A66
  • Freundlich, J., Combes, F., Tacconi, L. J., Genzel, R., Garcia-Burillo et al.: 2019, PHIBSS2: survey design and z=0.5-0.8 results. Molecular gas reservoirs during the winding-down of star formation, Astron. Astrophys. 622, A105
  • Tremblay, G. R., Combes, F., Oonk, J. B. R., Russell, H. R., et al.: 2018, A Galaxy-Scale Fountain of Cold Molecular Gas Pumped by a Black Hole, Astrophys. J., 865, 13
  • Combes, F., 2018, Molecular gas in distant galaxies from ALMA studies, Astron. and Astrophys. Rev., 26, 5
  • Wiklind, T., Combes, F., Kanekar, N.: 2018, ALMA Observations of Molecular Absorption in the Gravitational Lens PMN 0134-0931, ApJ, 864, 73
  • Tacconi, L. J., Genzel, R., Saintonge, A., Combes, F., et al.: 2018, PHIBSS: Unified Scaling Relations of Gas Depletion Time and Molecular Gas Fractions, ApJ 853, 179
  • Salomé, Q., Salomé, P.,, Miville-Deschenes, M.-A., Combes, F., Hamer, S: 2017, Inefficient jet-induced star formation in Centaurus A: High resolution ALMA observations of the northern filaments, Astron. Astrophys., 608, A98
  • Melchior, A-L., Combes, F.,: 2017, Exhaustion of the gas next to M31's supermassive black hole, Astron. Astrophys. 607, L7
  • Oosterloo, T., Oonk, J.B.R., Morganti, R., Combes, F., et al., C., 2017, Properties of the molecular gas in the fast outflow in the Seyfert galaxy IC 5063, Astron. Astrophys. 608, A38
  • Garcia-Burillo, S., Viti, S., Combes, F., et al. 2017, ALMA imaging of C2H emission in the disk of NGC1068, Astron. and Astrophys., 608, A56
  • Jachym, P., Sun, M., Kenney, J.D.P., Cortese, L., Combes, F., et al..: 2017, Molecular Gas Dominated 50 kpc Ram Pressure Stripped Tail of the Coma Galaxy D100, ApJ, 839, 114
  • Tremblay, G.R., Oonk, J.B.R., Combes, et al.: 2016, Cold, clumpy accretion onto an active supermassive black hole, Nature 534, 218,
  • Garcia-Burillo, S., Combes, F., Ramos Almeida, C. et al.:2016, ALMA resolves the torus of NGC 1068: continuum and molecular line emission, ApJL 823, L12
  • El-Zant, A., Freundlich, J., Combes, F.: 2016, From cusps to cores: a stochastic model, MNRAS 461, 1745
  • Salome, Q., Salome, P., Combes, F., Hamer, S., Heywood , I.: 2016, Star formation efficiency along the radio jet in Centaurus A, A and A 586, A45
  • Scharwaechter, J., Combes, F., Salomé, P., Sun, M., Krips, M.: 2016, The over-massive black hole in NGC 1277: New constraints from molecular gas kinematics, MNRAS,457, 4252