Philipp Richter - Publications

 

Popular Scientific Journals (in German):

03) "Kosmisches Gas"
Richter, P.
2009, Sterne und Weltraum, Heft September

02) "Das Interstellare Medium der Milchstrasse"
Richter P.
2006, Sterne und Weltraum, Sonderheft Dezember

01) "Ewig junge Milchstrasse"
Wakker B.P., & Richter P.
2004, Spektrum der Wissenschaft, Heft April
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Refereed Journals:

Preprints of many of my refereed publications and conference proceedings, as well as links to the original versions published in the various journals can be found here..


65) "The distribution of gas in the Local Group from constrained cosmological simulations: the case for Andromeda and the Milky Way galaxies"
Nuza, S.E., Parisi, F., Scannapieco, C., Richter, P., Gottloeber, S. & Steinmetz, M.
2014, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, in press

64) "High-resolution absorption spectroscopy of the circumgalactic medium of the Milky Way"
Richter, P., Fox, A.J., Ben Bekhti, N., Murphy, M.T., Bomans, D. & Frank, S.
2014, Astronomical Notes 335, 92

63) "Absorption signatures of warm-hot gas at low redshift: NeVIII"
Tepper-Garcia, T., Richter, P. & Schaye, J.
2013, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 436, 2063

62) "The COS/UVES Absorption Survey of the Magellanic Stream. II. Evidence for a Complex Enrichment History of the Stream from the Fairall 9 Sightline"
Richter, P., Fox, A.J., Wakker, B.P., Lehner, N., Howk, J.C., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Ben Bekhti, N. & Fechner, C.
2013, Astrophysical Journal 772, 111

61) "The COS/UVES absorption survey of the Magellanic Stream: I. One-tenth solar abundances along the body of the Sream"
Fox. A.J., Richter, P., Wakker, B.P., Lehner, N., Howk, J.C., Ben Bekhti, N., Bland-Hawthorn, J. & Lucas, S.
2013, Astrophysical Journal 772, 110

60) "The Milky Way halo as a quasar absorption-line system. New results from an HST/STIS absorption-line catalogue of Galactic high-velocity clouds"
Herenz, P., Richter, P., Charlton, J.C. & Masiero, J.R
2013, Astronomy & Astrophysics 550, A87

59) "The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey. IX. The interstellar medium seen through Diffuse Interstellar Bands and neutral sodium"
Van Loon, J.T., Bailey, M., Tatton, B.L., Maiz Appellaniz, J., Crowther, P.A., de Koter, A., Evans, C., Henault-Brunet, V., Howarth, I., Richter, P., Sana, H., Simon-Diaz, S., Taylor, W. & Walborn, N.R.
2013, Astronomy & Astrophysics 550, A108

58) "An absorption-selected survey of neutral gas in the Milky Way halo. New results based on a large sample of CaII, NaI, and HI spectra towards QSOs"
Ben Bekhti N., Winkel, B., Richter P., Kerp, J., Klein, U. & Murphy, M.T.
2012, Astronomy & Astrophysics 542, A110

57) "Absorption signatures of warm-hot gas at low redshift: Broad Lyman-Alpha Absorbers"
Tepper-Garcia, T., Richter, P., Schaye, J., Booth, C.M., Dalla Vecchia, C.,& Theuns, T.
2012, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 425, 1640

56) "Cold gas accretion by high-velocity clouds and their connection to QSO absorption-line systems"
Richter, P.
2011, Astrophysical Journal 750, 165

55) "High-Resolution Observations of Two OVI Absorbers at z=2 towards PKS 1448-232" Draganova, N., Richter, P. & Fechner, C.
2011, Astronomy & Astrophysics 533, A105

54) "High-Velocity Cloud Complex GCN as Seen by EBHIS and GASS. I. Cloud Catalog and Global Properties"
Winkel, B., Ben Bekhti, N., Darmst?dter, V., Fl?er, L., Kerp, J., & Richter, P.
2011, Astronomy & Astrophysics 533, A105

53) "The End of Helium Reionization at z=2.7 Inferred from Cosmic Variance in HST/COS He II Lya Absorption Spectra"
Worseck, G., Prochaska, J.X., McQuinn, M., Dall'Aglio, A., Fechner, C., Hennawi, J.F., Reimers, D., Richter, P., & Wisotzki, L.
2011, Astrophysical Journal 733, L24

52) "The Neutral Gas Extent of Galaxies Derived From Weak Intervening CaII Absorbers"
Richter, P., Krause, F., Charlton, J.C., Fechner, C., & Murphy, M.T.
2011, Astronomy & Astrophysics 528, A12

51) "Absorption Signatures of Warm-Hot Gas at Low Redshift: OVI"
Tepper-Garcia, T., Richter, P., Schaye, J., Booth, C.M., Dalla Vecchia, C.,Theuns, T. & Wiersma, R.P.C
2011, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 413, 190

50) "Exploring the Origin and Fate of the Magellanic Stream with Ultraviolet and Optical Absorption"
Fox, A.J., Wakker, B.P., Smoker, J.V., Richter, P., Savage, B.D., & Sembach, K.R.
2010, Astrophysical Journal 718, 1046

49) "Interstellar Absorption towards the LMC: Small-Scale Density Variations in Milky Way disk gas"
Nasoudi-Shoar, S., Richter, P., de Boer, K.S., & Wakker, B.P.
2010, Astronomy & Astrophysics 520, A26

48) "High-resolution 21cm Observations of Low-Column Density Gas Clumps in the Milky Way Halo"
Ben Bekhti N., Richter P., Winkel B., Kenn F., & Westmeier T.
2009, Astronomy & Astrophysics 503, 483

47) "The nature of NV Absorbers at High Redshift"
Fechner C. & Richter P.
2009, Astronomy & Astrophysics 496, 31

46) "A Population of Weak Metal-Line Absorbers Surrounding the Milky Way"
Richter P., Charlton J.C., Fangano A.P.M., Ben Bekhti N., & Masiero J.
2009, Astrophysical Journal 695, 1631

45) "Ca II and Na II Absorption Signatures from Extraplanar Gas in the Halo of the Milky Way"
Ben Bekhti N., Richter P., Westmeier T., & Murphy M.T.
2008, Astronomy & Astrophysics 487, 583

44) "A High-Resolution Survey of Low-Redshift QSO Absorption Lines: Statistics and Physical Conditions of O VI Absorbers"
Tripp T.M., Sembach K.R., Bowen D.V., Savage B.D., Jenkins E.B., Lehner N., & Richter P.
2008, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 177, 39

43) "Future Instrumentation for Study of the Wam-Hot Intergalactic Medium"
Paerels, F., Kaastra, J.S., Ohashi, T., Richter, P., Bykov, A., & Nevalainen, J.
2008, Space Science Reviews 134, 405

42) "Thermal Radiation Processes in the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium"
Kaastra, J.S., Paerels, F.B.S., Durret, F., Schindler, S., & Richter, P.
2008, Space Science Reviews 134, 155

41) "FUV and X-Ray Absorption in the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium"
Richter P., Paerels, F.B.S., & Kaastra, J.S.
2008, Space Science Reviews 134, 25

40) "Clusters of Galaxies: Beyond the Thermal View"
Kaastra, J.S., Bykov, A.M., Schindler, S., ? Richter P. et al.
2008, Space Science Reviews 134, 1

39) "Origin of Chromatic Features in Multiple Quasars -Variability, Dust, or Microlensing"
Yonehara A., Hirashita H., & Richter P.
2008, Astronomy & Astrophysics 478, 95

38) "Distances to Galactic high-velocity clouds: Cohen Stream, complex GCP, cloud g1"
Wakker B.P., York D.G., Wilhelm R., Barentine J.C., Richter P., Beers T. C., Ivezic Z., & Howk J. C.
2008, Astrophysical Journal 672, 298

37) "Distances to High-Velocitx Clouds: Complex C"
Wakker B.P., York D.G., Howk J. C., Barentine J. C., Wilhelm R., Peletier R.F.,van Woerden H, Beers T.C., Ivezic ?., Richter P., & Schwarz U.J.
2007, Astrophysical Journal Letters 670, L113

36) "Physical Properties, Baryon Content, and Evolution of the Ly Forest: New Insights from High-Resolution Observations at z<0.4"
Lehner, N., Savage, B.D., Richter, P., Sembach, K.R., Tripp, T.M., & Wakker, B.P.
2007, Astrophysical Journal 658, 680

35) "Absorption Signatures of High-Redshift Galaxies"
Fangano A., Ferrara A, & Richter P.
2007, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 381, 469

34) "The Need for Ultraviolet to Understand the Chemical Evolution of the Universe and Cosmology"
Wamsteker, W., Prochaska, J.X., Bianchi, L., Reimers, D., Panagia, N., Fabian, A.C., Fransson, C., Shustov, B.M., Petitjean, P., Richter, P., & Battaner, E.
2006, Astrophysics and Space Science 303, 69

33) "Simulations of Thermally Broadened HI Lyman alpha Absorption Arising in the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium"
Richter P., Fang, T., & Bryan, G.L.
2006, Astronomy & Astrophysics 451, 767

32) "The Most Metal-Poor Damped Lyman alpha Systems at z<3: Contraints on Early Nucleosynthesis"
Erni, P., Richter, P., Ledoux, C., & Petitjean, P.
2006, Astronomy & Astrophysics 451, 19

31) "Tracing Baryons in the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium with Broad Lyman alpha Absorption"
Richter P., Savage, B.D., Sembach, K.R., & Tripp, T.M.
2006, Astronomy & Astrophysics 445, 827

30) "Low-column Density Gas Clumps in the Halo of the Milky Way"
Richter P., Westmeier, T., & Bruens, C.
2005, Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters 442, 49

29) "The Sub-Damped Lyman alpha System toward HE 0001-2340: Galaxy Formation at z=2"
Richter P., Ledoux, C., Petitjean, P., & Bergeron, J.
2005, Astronomy & Astrophysics 440, 819

28) "Physical Properties and Baryonic Content of Low-Redshift Intergalactic Ly and O VI Absorption Line Systems: The PG 1116+215 Sight Line"
Sembach K.R., Tripp T.M., Savage B.D., & Richter, P.
2004, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 155, 351

27) "FUSE and STIS Observations of the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium Towards PG 1259+593"
Richter P., Savage B.D., Tripp T.M., & Sembach K.R.
2004, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 153, 165

26) "Highly Ionized Gas Surrounding High Velocity Cloud Complex C"
Fox A.J., Savage B.D., Wakker B.P., Richter P., Sembach K.R., & Tripp T.M.
2004, Astrophysical Journal 602, 738

25) "The Deuterium-to-Hydrogen Ratio in a Low-Metallicity Cloud Falling onto the Milky Way"
Sembach K.R., Wakker B.P., Tripp T.M., Richter P., et al.
2004, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 150, 387

24) "The Composition of the Interstellar Medium towards the Lockman Hole
Kappes M., Kerp J., Richter P.
2003, Astronomy & Astrophysics 405, 607

23) "Molecular Hydrogen in Damped Lyman Alpha Systems: Spatial Distribution"
Hirashita H., Ferrara A., Wada K., & Richter P.
2003, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters 341, 18

22) "H2 Absorption in a Dense Interstellar Filament in the Milky Way Halo"
Richter P., Sembach K.R., & Howk J.C.
2003, Astronomy & Astrophysics 405, 1013

21) "The FUSE Survey of O VI Absorption in and near the Galaxy"
Wakker B.P., Savage B.D., Sembach K.R., Richter P., et al.
2003, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 146, 1

20) "Distribution and Kinematics of O VI in the Galactic Halo"
Savage B.D., Sembach K.R., Wakker B.P., Richter P., et al.
2003, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 146, 125

19) "Highly-Ionized High-Velocity Gas in the Vicinity of the Galaxy"
Sembach K.R., Wakker B.P., Savage B.D., Richter P., et al.
2003, Astrophysical Journal Supplements 146, 165

18) "A FUSE Survey of Molecular Hydrogen in Intermediate Velocity Clouds in the Milky Way Halo"
Richter P., Wakker B.P., Savage B.D., & Sembach K.R
2003, Astrophysical Journal 586, 230

17) "Interstellar Molecular Hydrogen in M33 detected with FUSE"
Bluhm H., de Boer K.S., Marggraf O., Richter P., & Wakker B.P.
2003, Astronomy & Astrophysics 398, 983

16) "Origins of the Highly Ionized Gas along the Line of Sight toward HD 116852"
Fox A.J., Savage B.D., Fabian D., Richter P., Sembach K.R., et al.
2003, Astrophysical Journal 582, 793

15) "Far Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer Observations of O VI Overlying the Scutum Supershell"
Sterling N.C., Savage B.D., Richter P., Fabian D., & Sembach K.R.
2002, Astrophysical Journal, 567, 354

14) "FUSE and STIS Observations of Intervening OVI Absorption Line Systems in the Spectrum of PG 0953+415"
Savage B.D., Sembach K.R., Tripp T.M., & Richter P.
2002, Astrophysical Journal, 564, 631

13) "Molecular Hydrogen in High-Velocity Clouds"
Richter P., Sembach K.R., Wakker B.P., Savage B.D., Tripp T.M., Kalberla P.M.W., & Jenkins E.B.
2001, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 562, 181

12) "The Diversity of High- and Intermediate-Velocity Clouds: Complex C versus IV Arch"
Richter P., Sembach K.R., Wakker B.P., Savage B.D., Tripp T.M., Murphy E.M., Kalberla P.M.W., & Jenkins E.B.
2001, Astrophysical Journal , 559, 318

11) "The FUSE Spectrum of PG 0804+761: A Study of Atomic and Molecular Abundances in the Lower Galactic Halo and beyond"
Richter P., Savage B.D., Wakker B.P., Sembach K.R., & Kalberla P.M.W.
2001, Astrophysical Journal 549, 281

10) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: Molecular Hydrogen in disk, IVC, and HVC gas in front of the LMC"
Bluhm H., de Boer K.S., Marggraf O., & Richter P.
2001, Astronomy & Astrophysics 367, 299

09) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: H2 Measurements in the Magellanic Clouds"
Richter P.
2000, Astronomy & Astrophysics 359, 1111

08) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: Molecular Hydrogen at High Velocities toward HD 93521"
Gringel W., Barnstedt J., de Boer K.S., Grewing M., Kappelmann N., & Richter P.
2000, Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters 358, 37

07) "Discovery of Molecular Hydrogen in a High-Velocity Cloud of the Galactic Halo"
Richter P., de Boer K.S., Widmann H., Kappelmann N., Gringel W., Grewing M., Barnstedt J.
1999, Nature 402, 386

06) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: Deuterium and Molecular Hydrogen in the ISM toward BD+39 3226"
Bluhm H., Marggraf O., de Boer K.S., Richter P., & Heber U.
1999, Astronomy & Astrophysics 352, 287

05) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: The H2/CO Ratio in the LMC Gas toward LH 10"
Richter P., de Boer K.S., Bomans D.J., Heithausen A., & Koornneef J.
1999, Astronomy & Astrophysics 351, 323

04) "Stromgren Photometry of Globular Clusters: M55 & M22"
Richter P., Hilker M., & Richtler T.
1999, Astronomy & Astrophysics 350, 476

03) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: Detection of Molecular Hydrogen Absorption in SMC Gas"
Richter P., Widmann H., de Boer K.S., Appenzeller I., et al.
1998, Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters 338, 5

02) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: Absorption by Molecular Hydrogen in the LMC"
de Boer K.S., Richter P., Bomans D.J., Heithausen A., & Koornneef J.
1998, Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters 338, 3

01) "ORFEUS II Echelle Spectra: The Scale Height of O VI in the Galactic Halo"
Widmann H., de Boer K.S., Richter P., Kraemer G., et al.
1998, Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters 338, 1


Books and Book Contributions:

02) "The Coldest Phase in HVCs: Dust and Molecules"
Richter P., de Boer K.S.
2003, in: High Velocity Clouds, eds. H. van Woerden & K.S. de Boer, in press

01) "FUV Absorption Spectroscopy of Interstellar Molecular Hydrogen towards the Magellanic Clouds"
Richter P.
1999, PhD Thesis, Shaker (Aachen), ISBN 3-8265-6698-X BR>


Research