Publications

First author papers


  • A gap in the double white dwarf separation distribution caused by the common-envelope evolution: astrometric evidence from Gaia

MNRAS, 515, 1228-1246 (2022), arXiv:2203.03659

  • Observationally driven Galactic double white dwarf population for LISA, MNRAS, 511, 5936-5947 (2022), arXiv:2109.10972

  • How can LISA probe a population of GW190425-like binary neutron stars in the Milky Way?, MNRAS, 502 , 5576-5583 (2021), arXiv:2012.03070

  • Weighing Milky Way Satellites with LISA, MNRAS Letters, 502, L55-L60 (2021), arXiv:2010.05918

  • Merger rates in primordial black hole clusters without initial binaries, MNRAS, 496, 994-1000 (2020), arXiv:1911.03483

  • Populations of double white dwarfs in Milky Way satellites and their detectability with LISA, A&A, 638, A153 (2020), arXiv:2002.10462

  • A multi-messenger study of the Milky Way's stellar disc and bulge with LISA, Gaia and LSST, MNRAS, 483, .5518-5533 (2019), arXiv:1808.03306

  • Detectability of double white dwarfs in the Local Group with LISA, ApJL, 866, L20 (2018), arXiv:1808.05959

  • Prospects for detection of detached double white dwarf binaries with Gaia, LSST and LISA, MNRAS, 470, 1894-1910 (2017), arXiv:1703.02555

  • Bondi accretion in early-type galaxies, MNRAS, 460, 1188-1200 (2016), arXiv:1602.04598

Co-authored papers


  • The Large Magellanic Cloud revealed in gravitational waves with LISA, under revision with MNRAS (2022), arXiv:2207.14277

  • Gravitational waves from double white dwarfs as probes of the Milky Way, under revision with MNRAS (2022), arXiv:2204.07349

  • Bayesian Characterisation of Circumbinary Exoplanets with LISA, accepted by MNRAS (2022), arXiv:2205.03461

  • The Milky Way's bar structural properties from gravitational waves, MNRAS, 500, 4958-4971 (2021), arXiv:2003.11074

  • The TianQin project: current progress on science and technology, Progress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics (2021), arXiv:2008.10332

  • Stars stripped in binaries - the living gravitational wave sources, ApJ, 904, 56 (2020), arXiv:2006.07382

  • Milky Way Satellites Shining Bright in Gravitational Waves, ApJL, 894, L15, (2020), arXiv:2002.10465

  • Preliminary results on Galactic double white dwarf binaries, Phys. Rev. D, 102, 063021 (2020), arXiv:2005.07889

  • Circumbinary exoplanets and brown dwarfs with the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna, A&A, 632, A113 (2019), arXiv:1910.05414

  • The physical properties of AM CVn stars: new insights from Gaia DR2, A&A, 620, A141 (2018), arXiv:1810.06548

  • Where are the double-degenerate progenitors of type Ia supernovae?, MNRAS, 482, 3656-3668 (2018), arXiv:1809.07158

  • LISA verification binaries with updated distances from Gaia Data Release 2, MNRAS, 480, 302-309 (2018), arXiv:1805.00482

White papers and conference proceedings


  • Astrophysics with the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna, under revision with Living Reviews In Relativity, arXiv:2203.06016

  • Multi-messenger Athena synergy white paper, Experimental Astronomy, EXPA-D-21-00092R1 (2022),arXiv:2110.15677

  • Prospects for studying Galactic neutron stars in binaries with LISA, Proceedings of the IAU, Symposium No. 363, 2021

  • Unveiling the Gravitational Universe at μ-Hz Frequencies, Experimental Astronomy, Vol. 51, Issue 3, p.1333-1383, arXiv:1908.11391

  • Synergies between Gaia and LISA missions for Galactic multi-messenger studies, 53rd ESLAB Symposium: The Gaia Universe, 8-12 April 2019, ESTEC/ESA, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

  • Constraining the Milky Way potential with Double White Dwarfs, 21st European Workshop on White Dwarfs, 23-27 July 2018, Austin, Texas, USA

  • Detection of Double White Dwarf Binaries with Gaia, LSST and eLISA, 20th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, 25-29 July 2016, Warwick, UK


Other publications


  • For LISA. Music composition from gravitational waves, Proceedings of the 19th Sound and Music Computing Conference (2022), 10.5281/zenodo.6822204, arXiv:2202.04621

  • Legacy of the First Workshop on Gravitational Wave Astrophysics for Early Career Scientists, Nature Astronomy, 6, 304-305 (2022), arXiv:2111.15596

My PhD thesis


Publications aimed at the general public


  • The Human Computer: Selected works by Katherine Johnson, Quaternion books, ISBN 9789083127057 (2021), quaternionbooks.com