Refereed Publications

(55) The Role of Baryons in Creating Statistically Significant Planes of Satellites around Milky Way-Mass Galaxies
Ahmed, S.H., Brooks, A.M., Christensen, C.R., 2016, MNRAS, submitted

(54) Cosmological Hydrodynamic Simulations of Preferential Accretion in the SMBH of Milky Way Size Galaxies
Sanchez, N.N., Bellovary, J.M., Holley-Bockelmann, K., Tremmel, M., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Quinn, T.R., Volonteri, M., Wadsley, J., 2016, ApJ, submitted

(53) The effects of host galaxy properties on merging compact binaries detectable by LIGO
O'Shaughnessy, R., Bellovary, J., Brooks, A.M., Christensen, C.R., Governato, F., S. Shen, 2016, MNRAS, in press, arXiv:1609.06715

(52) Assessing Astrophysical Uncertainties in Direct Detection with Galaxy Simulations
Sloane, J.D., Buckley, M.R., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., 2016, ApJ, in press, arXiv:1601.05402

(51) Search for Gamma-ray Emission from Dark Matter Annihilation in the Small Magellanic Cloud with the Fermi Large Area Telescope
Selected as a PRD Editors' Selection! (judged to be particularly important, interesting, and well written by the PRD editors)
Caputo, R., Buckley, M.R., Martin, P., Charles, E., Brooks, A.M., Drlica-Wagner, A., Gaskins, J., Wood, M., 2016, PRD, Vol 93, Issue 6, id.062004, arXiv:1603.00965

(50) Bulge Formation via Mergers in Cosmological Simulations
Brooks, A.M. and Christensen, C.R., 2016, review article in “Galactic Bulges,” edited by E. Laurikainen, R.F. Peletier, D.A. Gadotti, publisher:Springer, arXiv:1511.04095

(49) In-N-Out: the gas cycle from dwarfs to spiral galaxies
Christensen, C.R., Davé, R., Governato, F., Pontzen, A., Brooks, A.M., Munshi, F., Quinn, T.R., Wadsley, J., 2016, ApJ, 824, 57, arXiv:1508.00007

(48) Search for Gamma-ray Emission from Dark Matter Annihilation in the Large Magellanic Cloud with the Fermi Large Area Telescope
Selected as a PRD Editors' Selection! (judged to be particularly important, interesting, and well written by the PRD editors)
Buckley, M.R., Charles, E., Gaskins, J.M., Brooks, A.M., Drlica-Wagner, A., Martin, P., Zhao, G., 2015, PRD, Vol 91, Issue 10, id.102001, arXiv:1502.01020

(47) Particle tagging and its implications for stellar population dynamics
Le Bret, T., Pontzen, A., Cooper, A.P., Frenk, C., Zolotov, A., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Parry, O., 2015, MNRAS, submitted, arXiv:1502.06371

(46) All about baryons: revisiting SIDM predictions at small halo masses
Bastidas-Fry, A., Governato, F., Pontzen, A., Quinn, T.R., Tremmel, M., Anderson, L., Menon, H., Brooks, A.M., Wadsley, J., 2015, MNRAS, 452, 1468, arXiv:1501.00497

(45) Consequences of bursty star formation on galaxy observables at high redshifts
Dominguez, A., Siana, B., Brooks, A.M., Christensen, C., Bruzual, G., Stark, D.P., Alavi, A., 2015, MNRAS, 451, 839, arXiv:1408.5788

(44) Delayed Star Formation in Isolated Dwarf Irregulars: HST Star Formation History of the Aquarius Dwarf Irregular
Cole, A.A., Weisz, D.R., Dolphin, A.E., Skillman, E.D., McConnachie, A.W., Brooks, A.M., Leaman, R., 2014, ApJ, 795, 54, arXiv:1409.1630

(43) Re-Examining Astrophysical Constraints on the Dark Matter Model
Brooks, A.M., 2014, Annalen der Physik, invited review, Vol. 526, p. 294, arXiv:1407.7544

(42) The SAMI Galaxy Survey: instrument specification and target selection
Bryant, J.J., Owers, M.S., Robotham, A.S.G., [16 authors], Brooks, A.M., [37 authors], 2014, MNRAS, 447, 2857, arXiv:1407.7335

(41) Faint dwarfs as a test of DM models: WDM vs. CDM
Governato, F., Weisz, D., Pontzen, A., Loebman, S., Reed, D., Brooks, A.M., Behroozi, P., Christensen, C., Madau, P., Mayer, L., Shen, S., Walker, M., Quinn, T.R., Wadsley, J., 2014, MNRAS, 448, 792, arXiv:1407.0022

(40) Kinematic Evolution of Simulated Star-Forming Galaxies
Kassin, S., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Weiner, B., Gardner, J., 2014, ApJ, 790, 89, arXiv:1406.5187

(39) The Milky Way Tomography with SDSS. V. Mapping the Dark Matter Halo
Loebman, S.R., Ivezic, Z., Quinn, T.R., Bovy, J., Christensen, C.R., Juric, M., Roskar, R., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., 2014, ApJ, 794, 151, arXiv:1408.5388

(38) Effects of Inclination on Measuring Velocity Dispersion and Implications for Black Holes
Bellovary, J., Holley-Bockelmann, K., Gultekin, K., Christensen, C., Governato, F., Brooks, A.M., Loebman, S., Munshi, F., 2014, MNRAS, 445, 2667, arXiv:1405.0286

(37) Why Baryons Matter: The Kinematics of Dwarf Spheroidal Satellites
A.M. Brooks and A. Zolotov, 2014, ApJ, 786, 87, arXiv:1207.2468

(36) Simulating Disk Galaxy Bulges that Are Consistent with Observed Scaling Relations
Christensen, C.R., Brooks, A.M., Fisher, D.B., Governato, F., McCleary, J., Quinn, T.R., Shen, S., Wadsley, J., 2014, MNRAS Letters, 440, 51, arXiv:1402.2702

(35) The Effect of Models of the Interstellar Media on the Central Mass Distribution of Galaxies
Christensen, C., Governato, F., Quinn, T.R., Brooks, A.M., Fisher, D.B., Shen, S., McCleary, J., Wadsley, J., 2014, MNRAS, 440, 2843, arXiv:1211.0326

(34) The Relative Role of Galaxy Mergers and Cosmic Flows in Feeding Black Holes
Bellovary, J., Brooks, A.M., Volonteri, M., Governato, F., Quinn, T.R., Wadsley, J., 2013, ApJ, 779, 136, arXiv:1307.0856

(33) Angular Momentum Acquisition in Galaxy Halos
Stewart, K., Brooks, A.M., Bullock, J.S., Maller, A.H., Diemand, J., Wadsley, J., Moustakas, L.A., 2013, ApJ, 769, 74, arXiv:1301.3143

(32) The Comparative Chemical Evolution of an Isolated Dwarf Galaxy: a VLT and Keck Spectroscopic Survey of WLM
Leaman, R., Venn, K.A., Brooks, A.M., Battaglia, G., Cole, A.A., Ibata, R.A., Irwin, M.J., McConnachie, A.W., Mendel, J.T., Starkenburg, E., Tolstoy, E., 2013, ApJ, 767, 131, arXiv:1302.1879

(31) Reproducing the Stellar Mass/Halo Mass Relation in Simulated LCDM Galaxies: Theory vs Observational Estimates
Munshi, F., Governato, F., Brooks, A.M., Christensen, C., Shen, S., Loebman, S., Moster, B., Quinn, T.R., Wadsley, J., 2013, ApJ, 766, 56, arXiv:1209.1389

(30) A Baryonic Solution to the Missing Satellites Problem
Brooks, A.M., Kuhlen, M., Zolotov, A., Hooper, D., 2013, ApJ, 765, 22, arXiv:1209.5394

(29) Constraints on the Shape of the Milky Way Dark Matter Halo from Jeans Equations Applied to SDSS Data
Loebman, S.R., Ivezic, Z., Quinn, T.R., Governato, F., Brooks, A.M., Christensen, C.R., Juric, M., 2012, ApJL, 758, L23, arXiv:1209.2708

(28) Baryons Matter: Why Luminous Satellite Galaxies Have Reduced Central Masses
Zolotov, A., Brooks, A.M., Willman, B., Governato, F., Pontzen, A., Christensen, C., Dekel, A., Quinn, T.R., Shen, S., Wadsley, J., 2012, ApJ, 761, 71, arXiv:1207.0007

(27) The Resolved Structure and Dynamics of an Isolated Dwarf Galaxy: a VLT and Keck Spectroscopic Survey of WLM
Leaman, R., Venn, K.A., Brooks, A.M., Battaglia, G., Cole, A.A., Ibata, R.A., Irwin, M.J., McConnachie, A.W., Mendel, J.T., Tolstoy, E., 2012, ApJ, 750, 33, arXiv:1202.4474

(26) Cuspy No More: How Outflows Affect the Central Dark Matter and Baryon Distribution in Lambda CDM Galaxies
Governato, F., Zolotov, A., Pontzen, A., Christensen, C., Oh, S.H., Brooks, A.M., Quinn, T.R., Shen, S., Wadsley, J., 2012, MNRAS, 422, 1231, arXiv:1202.0554

(25) Interpreting the Evolution of the Size -- Luminosity Relation for Disk Galaxies from Redshift 1 to the Present
Brooks, A.M., Solomon, A., Governato, F., McCleary, J., MacArthur, L.A., Brook, C.B.A, Jonsson, P., Quinn, T., Wadsley, J., 2011, ApJ, 728, 51, arXiv:1011.0432

(24) The central slope of dark matter cores in dwarf galaxies: Simulations vs. THINGS
Oh, S.-H., Brook, C., Governato, F., Brinks, E., Mayer, L., de Blok, W.J.G., Brooks, A.M., Walter, F., 2011, AJ, 142, 24, arXiv:1011.2777

(23) The Cold Gas Content of Bulgeless Dwarf Galaxies
Pilkington, K., Gibson, B., Calura, F., Brooks, A.M., Mayer, L., Brook, C.B., Stinson, G.S., Thacker, R.J., Few, C.G., Cunnama, D., Wadsley, J., 2011, MNRAS, 417, 2891, arXiv:1107.2922

(22) The scatter about the "Universal" dwarf spheroidal mass profile: A kinematic study of the M31 satellites, And V and And VI
Collins, M.L.M., Chapman, S.C., Rich, R.M., Ibata, R.A., Irwin, M.J., Penarrubia, J., Arimoto, N., Brooks, A.M., Lewis, G.F., McConnachie, A.W., Venn, K., 2011, MNRAS, 417, 1170, arXiv:1103.2121

(21) Hierarchical Formation of Bulgeless Galaxies: Why outflows have low angular momentum
Brook, C.B., Governato, F., Roskar, R., Stinson, G., Brooks, A.M., Wadsley, J., Quinn, T., Gibson, B., Snaith, O., Pilkington, K., House, E., Pontzen, A., 2011, MNRAS, 415, 1051, arXiv:1010.1004

(20) Angular Momentum Evolution in Dark Matter Halos
Book, L.G., Brooks, A.M., Peter, A.H.G., Benson, A.J., Governato, F., 2011, MNRAS, 411, 1963, arXiv:1006.4365

(19) Solving the Cold Dark Matter Small Scale Crisis by Forming Bulgeless Dwarf Galaxies
Governato, F., Brook, C. B., Mayer, L., Brooks, A.M., Rhee, G., Wadsley, J., Jonsson, P., Willman, B., Stinson, G., Quinn, T., Madau, P., 2010, Nature, 463, 203, arXiv:0911.2237

(18) The Dual Origin of Stellar Halos II: Chemical Abundances as Tracers of Formation History
Zolotov, A., Willman, B., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Hogg, D.W., Shen, S., Wadsley, J., 2010, ApJ, 721, 738, arXiv:1004.3789

(17) Misaligned Angular Momentum in Hydrodynamic Cosmological Simulations: Warps, Outer Disks, and Thick Disks
Roskar, R., Debattista, V.P., Brooks, A.M., Quinn, T.R., Brook, C.B., Governato, F., Dalcanton, J.J., Wadsley, J., 2010, MNRAS, 408, 783, arXiv:1006.1659

(16) Analytic and Numerical Realizations of a Disk Galaxy
Stringer, M.J., Brooks, A.M., Benson, A.J., Governato, F., 2010, MNRAS, 407, 632, arXiv:1001.0594

(15) The Nature of HI Absorbers in GRB Afterglows: Clues from Hydrodynamic Simulations
Pontzen, A., Deason, A., Governato, F., Pettini, M., Wadsley, J., Quinn, T., Brooks, A.M., Bellovary, J., Fynbo, J., 2010, MNRAS, 402, 1523

(14) The Dual Origin of Stellar Halos
Zolotov, A., Willman, B., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Brook, C.B., Hogg, D.W., Quinn, T., Stinson, G., 2009, ApJ, 702, 1058, arXiv:0904.3333

(13) The Role of Cold Flows in the Formation of Disk Galaxies
Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Quinn, T., Brook, C. B., Wadsley, J., 2009, ApJ , 694, 396, arXiv:0812.0007

(12) Forming a Large Disk Galaxy from a z < 1 Major Merger
Governato, F., Brook, C.B., Brooks, A.M., Mayer, L., Willman, B., Jonsson, P., Stilp, A.M., Pope, L., Christensen, C., Wadsley, J., Quinn, T., 2009, MNRAS, 398, 312, arXiv:0812.0379

(11) A Dark Matter Disk in Three Cosmological Simulations of Milky Way Mass Galaxies
Read, J.I., Mayer, L., Brooks, A.M., Governato, F., Lake, G., 2009, MNRAS, 397, 44, arXiv:0902:0009

(10) The Formation of Polar Disk Galaxies
Brook, C.B., Governato, F., Quinn, T., Wadsley, J., Brooks, A.M., Willman, B., Stilp, A., Jonsson, P., 2008, ApJ, 689, 678

(9) The Milky Way Tomography with SDSS. I. Stellar Number Density Distribution
Juric, M., Ivezic, Z., Brooks, A.M., et al., 2008, ApJ, 673, 864

(8) Damped Lyman alpha Systems in Galaxy Formation Simulations
Pontzen, A., Governato, F., Pettini, M., Booth, C.M., Stinson, G., Wadsley, J., Brooks, A.M., Quinn, T., Haehnelt, M., 2008, MNRAS, 390, 1349

(7) The Origin of the Mass-Metallicity Relationship for Galaxies: Results from Cosmological N-Body Simulations
Brooks, A,M., Governato, F., Booth, C.M., Willman, B., Gardner, J.P., Wadsley, J., Stinson, G., Quinn, T., 2007, ApJ Letters, 655, 17

(6) Forming Disk Galaxies in Lambda CDM Simulations
Governato, F., Willman, B., Mayer, L., Brooks, A.M., Stinson, G., Valenzuela, O., Wadsley, J., Quinn, T., 2007, MNRAS, 374, 1479

(5) Testing Rotational Mixing Predictions with New Boron Abundances in Main-Sequence B-Type Stars
Mendel, J.T., Venn, K.A., Proffitt, C.R., Brooks, A.M., Lambert, D.L., 2006, ApJ, 640, 1039

(4) The UV, Optical, and IR properties of SDSS sources detected by GALEX
Agueros, M., [12 authors], Brooks, A.M., [7 authors], 2005 AJ, 130, 1022

(3) The Small-Scale Structure of the Magellanic Stream
Stanimirovic, S., Dickey, J.M., Krco, M., Brooks, A.M., 2002, ApJ, 576, 773

(2) Boron in the Small Magellanic Cloud: A Novel Test of Light Element Production
Brooks, A. M., Venn, K.A., Lambert, D.L., Lemke, M., Cunha, K., Smith, V.V., 2002, ApJ, 573, 584

(1) Boron Abundances in B-type Stars: A Test of Rotational Depletion during Main Sequence Evolution
Venn, K.A., Brooks, A.M., Lambert, D.L., Lemke, M., Langer, N., Lennon, D.J., Keenan, F.P., 2002, ApJ, 565, 571

Non-Refereed First Author Publications

Review: Toward the Formation of Realistic Disk Galaxies
Frank N. Bash Symposium, Austin, TX, October 2009

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