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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Physics D-index 156 Citations 84,544 900 World Ranking 171 National Ranking 1
Best Scientists D-index 156 Citations 84,704 985 World Ranking 983 National Ranking 2

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Best Scientist Award

2022 - Research.com Physics in Ireland Leader Award

2017 - Member of Academia Europaea

2012 - Member of the Royal Irish Academy

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Quantum mechanics

His primary areas of study are Astrophysics, Astronomy, Gamma ray, Cosmic ray and Cherenkov radiation. His research in Astrophysics intersects with topics in High Energy Stereoscopic System and Flux. The Gamma ray study combines topics in areas such as Spectral line, Compton scattering and Redshift.

His Cosmic ray course of study focuses on Molecular cloud and Wavelength. In the field of Cherenkov radiation, his study on HEGRA overlaps with subjects such as Energy spectrum. His Astroparticle physics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Cherenkov Telescope Array and Dark matter.

His most cited work include:

  • Design concepts for the Cherenkov Telescope Array CTA: An advanced facility for ground-based high-energy gamma-ray astronomy (814 citations)
  • An Exceptional Very High Energy Gamma-Ray Flare of PKS 2155-304 (689 citations)
  • An Exceptional VHE Gamma-Ray Flare of PKS 2155-304 (673 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Astrophysics, Gamma ray, Astronomy, Cosmic ray and Galaxy. His Astrophysics study incorporates themes from Flux and Photon. His studies deal with areas such as Spectral line, Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, Cherenkov radiation and Telescope as well as Gamma ray.

His Astronomy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in High Energy Stereoscopic System and Blazar. His Blazar research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Light curve and Flare. Felix Aharonian interconnects Molecular cloud, Hadron, Interstellar medium, Radiation and Acceleration in the investigation of issues within Cosmic ray.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Astrophysics (126.87%)
  • Gamma ray (55.07%)
  • Astronomy (57.42%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Astrophysics (126.87%)
  • Gamma ray (55.07%)
  • Cosmic ray (34.72%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Astrophysics, Gamma ray, Cosmic ray, Supernova remnant and Supernova are his primary areas of study. His research integrates issues of Spectral line and Photon in his study of Astrophysics. Felix Aharonian has included themes like Spectral energy distribution, Hadron, Flare, Radiation and Neutron star in his Gamma ray study.

His Cosmic ray study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Stars, Star formation, Molecular cloud, Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and Acceleration. His Astroparticle physics research incorporates elements of High Energy Stereoscopic System and Cherenkov radiation. Galaxy is a subfield of Astronomy that Felix Aharonian explores.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Hitomi Constraints on the 3.5 keV Line in the Perseus Galaxy Cluster (97 citations)
  • Hitomi Constraints on the 3.5 keV Line in the Perseus Galaxy Cluster (97 citations)
  • A polarized fast radio burst at low Galactic latitude (88 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Astronomy
  • Electron

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Astrophysics, Astroparticle physics, Gamma ray, Cosmic ray and Galaxy. Felix Aharonian has researched Astrophysics in several fields, including Spectral line, Astronomy and Flux. His Astroparticle physics research integrates issues from Range, Cherenkov radiation, High-energy astronomy and Photon.

His work deals with themes such as Star formation and Neutrino, which intersect with Gamma ray. His Cosmic ray research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Molecular cloud, Hadron, Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, Interstellar medium and Electron. The concepts of his Galaxy study are interwoven with issues in Spectroscopy, PKS 2155-304 and Dark matter.

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Best Publications

Observations of the Crab nebula with HESS

F. Aharonian;A.G. Akhperjanian;A.R. Bazer-Bachi;M. Beilicke.
Astronomy and Astrophysics (2006)

1201 Citations

An Exceptional VHE Gamma-Ray Flare of PKS 2155-304

F. Aharonian.
arXiv: Astrophysics (2007)

1053 Citations

Energy spectra of gamma rays, electrons, and neutrinos produced at proton-proton interactions in the very high energy regime

S. R. Kelner;F. A. Aharonian;V. V. Bugayov.
Physical Review D (2006)

935 Citations

An Exceptional Very High Energy Gamma-Ray Flare of PKS 2155-304

F. Aharonian;A.G. Akhperjanian;A.R. Bazer-Bachi;M. Beilicke.
The Astrophysical Journal (2007)

923 Citations

Energy Spectrum of Cosmic-Ray Electrons at TeV Energies

F. Aharonian;A. G. Akhperjanian;U. Barres de Almeida;A. R. Bazer-Bachi.
web science (2008)

859 Citations

Design concepts for the Cherenkov Telescope Array CTA: An advanced facility for ground-based high-energy gamma-ray astronomy

M. Actis;G. Agnetta;F. Aharonian;A. Akhperjanian.
Experimental Astronomy (2011)

852 Citations

The H.E.S.S. Survey of the Inner Galaxy in Very High Energy Gamma Rays

F. Aharonian;A. G. Akhperjanian;A. R. Bazer-Bachi;M. Beilicke.
The Astrophysical Journal (2006)

826 Citations

A low level of extragalactic background light as revealed by gamma-rays from blazars.

F. Aharonian;A. G. Akhperjanian;A. R. Bazer-Bachi;M. Beilicke.
Nature (2006)

804 Citations

The H.E.S.S. survey of the Inner Galaxy in very high-energy gamma-rays

F. Aharonian.
arXiv: Astrophysics (2005)

769 Citations

Observations of the Crab Nebula with H.E.S.S

F. Aharonian.
arXiv: Astrophysics (2006)

760 Citations

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