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Refereed articles

40.- The impact of baryonic disks on the shapes and profiles of self-interacting dark matter halos
        Sameie, O., Creasey, P., Yu, H., Sales, L., Vogelsberger, M. & Zavala, J.
        2018, submitted to MNRAS, (arXiv:1801.09682)
39.- ETHOS -- an effective theory of structure formation: Predictions for the high-redshift Universe
        -- abundance of galaxies and reionization

        Lovell, M., Zavala, J. , Vogelsberger, M., Shen, X., Cyr-Racine, F., Pfrommer, C., Sigurdson, K.,
        Boylan-Kolchin, M. & Pillepich, A., 2018, submitted to MNRAS, (arXiv:1711.10497)
38.- Binary pulsars as probes of a Galactic dark matter disk
        Caputo, A., Zavala, J. & Blas, D., 2018, PDU, 19, 1, (arXiv:1709.03991)
37.- The structure and assembly history of cluster-sized haloes in self-interacting dark matter
        Brinckmann, T., Zavala, J. , Rapetti, D., Hansen, S. & Vogelsberger, M.
        2018, MNRAS, 474, 746, (arXiv:1705.00623)
36.- Galaxy formation with BECDM - I. Turbulence and relaxation of idealized haloes
        Mocz, P., Vogelsberger, M., Robles, V., Zavala, J. , Boylan-Kolchin, M., Fialkov, A. & Hernquist, Lars,
        2017, MNRAS, 471, 4559, (arXiv:1705.05845)
35.- A rumble in the dark: signatures of self-interacting dark matter in supermassive
        black hole dynamics and galaxy density profiles

        Di Cintio, A., Tremmel, M., Governato, F., Pontzen, A., Zavala, J. , Bastidas F.,
        Brooks, A. & Vogelsberger, M., 2017, MNRAS, 469, 2845, (arXiv:1701.04410)
34.- Spreading out and staying sharp - creating diverse rotation curves via
        baryonic and self-interaction effects

        Creasey, P., Sameie, O., Sales, L., Yu, H., Vogelsberger, M. & Zavala, J.
        2017, MNRAS, 468, 2283, (arXiv:1612.03903)
33.- The angular power spectrum of the diffuse gamma-ray emission as measured by the
        Fermi Large Area Telescope and constraints on its Dark Matter interpretation

        Fornasa, M., Cuoco, A., Zavala, J. , Gaskins, J., Sanchez-Conde, M., Gomez-Vargas, G.,
        Komatsu, E., Linden, T., Prada, F., Zandanel, F. & Morselli, A.,
        2016, PRD, 94, 123005, (arXiv:1608.07289)
32.- Contributions to cosmic reionization from dark matter annihilation and decay
        Liu, H., Slatyer, T. & Zavala, J. , 2016, PRD, 94, 063507 (arXiv:1604.02457)
31.- Enhanced tidal stripping of satellites in the galactic halo from dark matter self-interactions
        Dooley, G., Peter, A., Vogelsberger, M., Zavala, J. & Frebel, A.,
        2016, MNRAS, 461, 710 (arXiv:1603.08919)
30.- A merger in the dusty, z=7.5 galaxy A1689-zD1?
        Knudsen, K,, Watson, D., Frayer, D., Christensen, L., Gallazzi, A., Michalowski, M., Richard, J. &
        Zavala, J. , 2016, MNRAS, 466, 138, (arXiv:1603.03222)
29.- The link between the assembly of the inner dark matter halo and the angular momentum evolution of
        galaxies in the EAGLE simulation

        Zavala, J. , Frenk, C., Bower, R., Schaye, J., Theuns, T., Crain, R., Trayford, J.,
        Schaller, M. & Furlong, M., 2016, MNRAS, 460, 4466 (arXiv:1512.02636)
28.- ETHOS- an effective theory of structure formation: dark matter physics as a possible explanation of the
        small-scale CDM problems

        Vogelsberger, M., Zavala, J. , Cyr-Racine, F., Pfrommer, C., & Bringmann, T. & Sigurdson, K.,
        2016, MNRAS, 460, 1399 (arXiv:1512.05349)
27.- ETHOS- an effective theory of structure formation:
        From dark particle physics to the matter distribution of the Universe

        Cyr-Racine, F., Sigurdson, K., Zavala, J. , Bringmann, T., Vogelsberger, M., & Pfrommer, C.,
        2016, PRD, 93, 123527 (arXiv:1512.05344)
26.- Universal clustering of dark matter in phase space
        Zavala, J. & Afshordi N., 2016, MNRAS, 457, 986 (arXiv:1508.02713)
25.- Dwarf galaxies in CDM and SIDM with baryons: observational probes of the nature of dark matter
        Vogelsberger, M., Zavala, J, Simpson, C. and Jenkins, A., 2014, MNRAS, 444, 3684 (arXiv:1405.5216)
24.- Scattering, Damping, and Acoustic Oscillations: Simulating the Structure of Dark Matter Halos with
        Relativistic Force Carriers

        Buckley, M., Zavala, J, Cyr-Racine, F., Sigurdson, K. and Vogelsberger, M., 2014,
        PRD, 90, 043524 (arXiv:1405.2075)
23.- Galactic PeV neutrinos from dark matter annihilation
        Zavala, J, 2014, PRD, 89, 123516 (arXiv:1404.2932)
22.- Clustering in the Phase Space of Dark Matter Haloes. II. Stable Clustering and Dark Matter Annihilation
        Zavala, J and Afshordi, N., 2014, MNRAS, 441, 1329 (arXiv:1311.3296)
21.- The growth of galactic bulges through mergers in ΛCDM haloes revisited. II. Morphological mix evolution
        Avila-Reese, V., Zavala, J, Lacerna, I., 2014, MNRAS, 441, 417 arXiv:1311.3163)
20.- Dark matter cores in the Fornax and Sculptor dwarf galaxies: joining halo assembly and detailed star
        formation histories

        Amorisco, N. C., Zavala, J and de Boer, T. J. L., 2014, ApJ Letters, 782, L39 (arXiv:1309.5958)
19.- Clustering in the Phase Space of Dark Matter Haloes. I. Results from the Aquarius simulations
        Zavala, J and Afshordi, N., 2014, MNRAS, 441, 1317 (arXiv:1308.1098)
18.- Constraining Self-Interacting Dark Matter with the Milky Way's dwarf spheroidals
        Zavala, J, Vogelsberger, M. and Walker, M., 2013, MNRAS Letters, 431, L20 (arXiv:1211.6426)
17.- Direct detection of self-interacting dark matter
        Vogelsberger, M. and Zavala, J, 2013, MNRAS, 430, 1722 (arXiv:1211.1377)
16.- Characterization of Dark-Matter-induced anisotropies in the diffuse gamma-ray background
        Fornasa, M., Zavala, J, Sanchez-Conde, M.A., Siegal-Gaskins, J. M., Delahaye, T., Prada, F.,
        Vogelsberger, M., Zandanel, F. and Frenk, C. S., 2013, MNRAS, 429, 1529 (arXiv:1207.0502)
15.- The abundance of (not just) dark matter haloes
        Sawala, T., Frenk, C. S., Crain, R. A., Jenkins, A., Schaye, J., Theuns, T. and Zavala, J, 2013,
        MNRAS, 431, 1366 (arXiv:1206.6495)
14.- The growth of galactic bulges through mergers in ΛCDM haloes revisited. I. Present-day properties
        Zavala, J, Avila-Reese, V., Firmani, C. and Boylan-Kolchin, M., 2012, MNRAS, 427, 1503,
13.- Removal and mixing of the coronal gas from satellites in galaxy groups: cooling the intragoup gas
        Zavala, J, Balogh, M. L. and Afshordi, N., 2012, MNRAS, 426, 3464 (arXiv:1208.4849)
12.- Subhaloes in self-interacting galactic dark matter haloes
        Vogelsberger, M., Zavala, J and Loeb, 2012, MNRAS, 423, 3740 (arXiv:1201.5892)
11.- Cosmic X-ray and gamma-ray background from dark matter annihilation
        Zavala, J, Vogelsberger, M., Slatyer, T. R., Loeb, A. and Springel, V., 2011, PRD, 83, 123513
10.- Relic density and CMB constraints on dark matter annihilation with Sommerfeld enhancement
        Zavala, J, Vogelsberger, M. and White, S.D.M., 2010, PRD, 81, 083502 (arXiv:0910.5221)
  9.- Extragalactic gamma-ray background radiation from dark matter annihilation
        Zavala, J, Springel, V., Boylan-Kolchin, M., 2010, MNRAS, 405, 593 (arXiv:0908.2428)
  8.- The Velocity Function in the Local Environment from ΛCDM and ΛWDM Constrained Simulations
        Zavala, J, Jing, Y. P., Faltenbacher, A., Yepes, G., Hoffman, Y., Gottlöber, S. and Catinella, B.,
        2009, ApJ, 700, 1779 (arXiv:0906.0585)
  7.- On the Baryonic, Stellar, and Luminous Scaling Relations of Disk Galaxies
        Avila-Reese, V., Zavala, J, Firmani, C. and Hernández-Toledo, H. M., 2008, AJ, 136, 1340 (0807.0636)
  6.- Three-dimensional hydrodynamical simulations of the large-scale structure of W50-SS433
        Zavala, J, Velázquez, P. F., Cerqueira, A. H. and Dubner, G. M., 2008, MNRAS, 387, 839
  5.- Bulges versus discs: the evolution of angular momentum in cosmological simulations of galaxy formation
        Zavala, J, Okamoto, T. and Frenk, C. S., 2008, MNRAS, 387, 364 (arXiv:0710.2901)
  4.- Constraining the mSUGRA (minimal supergravity) parameter space using the entropy of dark matter halos
        Núñez, D., Zavala, J., Nellen, L., Sussman, R. A., Cabral-Rosetti, L. G. and Mondragón, M., 2008,
        JCAP, 05,003 (arXiv:0804.3235)
  3.- Stellar polytropes and Navarro Frenk White halo models: comparison with observations
        Zavala, J., Núñez, D., Sussman, R. A., Cabral-Rosetti, L. G. and Matos, T., 2006, JCAP, 06, 008
  2.- Pioneer Anomaly? Gravitational Pull due to the Kuiper Belt
        de Diego, J. A., Núñez, D. and Zavala, J., 2006, IJMPD, 15, 533 (arXiv:astro-ph/0503368)
  1.- The luminous and dark matter content of disk galaxies
        Zavala, J., Avila-Reese, V., Hernández-Toledo, H. and Firmani, C., 2003, A&A, 412, 633