3D continuum radiative transfer in dusty systems
Publications

Technical papers

TRUST I. A 3D externally illuminated slab benchmark for dust radiative transfer
Gordon et al., A&A, 603, A114, July 2017
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SKIRT: Hybrid parallelization of radiative transfer simulations
Verstocken et al., Astronomy and Computing, Volume 20, 16-33, July 2017
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Polarization in Monte Carlo radiative transfer and dust scattering polarization signatures of spiral galaxies
Peest et al., A&A, 601, A92, May 2017
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Composite biasing in Monte Carlo radiative transfer
M. Baes, K. D. Gordon, T. Lunttila, et al., A&A, 590:A55 (2016)
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SKIRT: The design of a suite of input models for Monte Carlo radiative transfer simulations
M. Baes and P. Camps, A&A, 12:33–44 (2015)
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Benchmarking the calculation of stochastic heating and emissivity of dust grains in the context of radiative transfer simulations
P. Camps, K. Misselt, S. Bianchi, et al., A&A, 580:A87 (2015)
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SKIRT: an advanced dust radiative transfer code with a user-friendly architecture
Camps P., Baes M., Astronomy & Computing, 9, 20 (2015)
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Hierarchical octree and k-d tree grids for 3D radiative transfer simulations
Saftly W., Baes M., Camps P., A&A, 561, A77 (2014)
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Using 3D Voronoi grids in radiative transfer simulations
Camps P., Baes M., Saftly W., A&A, 560, A35 (2013)
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Three-dimensional dust radiative transfer
Steinacker J., Baes M., Gordon K. D., ARA&A, 51, 63 (2013)
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Using hierarchical octrees in Monte Carlo radiative transfer simulations
Saftly W., Camps P., Baes M., et al., A&A, 554, A10 (2013)
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FitSKIRT: genetic algorithms to automatically fit dusty galaxies with a Monte Carlo radiative transfer code
De Geyter G., Baes M., Fritz J., Camps P., A&A, 550, A74 (2013)
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Efficient three-dimensional NLTE dust radiative transfer with SKIRT
Baes M., Verstappen J., De Looze I., et al., ApJS, 196, 22 (2011)
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Smart detectors for Monte Carlo radiative transfer
Baes M., MNRAS, 391, 617 (2008)
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Radiative equilibrium in Monte Carlo radiative transfer using frequency distribution adjustment
Baes M., Stamatellos D., Davies J. I., et al., NewA, 10, 523 (2005)
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Radiative transfer in disc galaxies – III. The observed kinematics of dusty disc galaxies
Baes M., Davies J. I., Dejonghe H., et al., MNRAS, 343, 1081 (2003)
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Applications

Optical colours and spectral indices of z = 0.1 EAGLE galaxies with the 3D dust radiative transfer code SKIRT
Trayford et al., MNRAS, 470, 771-799, Sep 2017
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The Herschel Exploitation of Local Galaxy Andromeda (HELGA). VII. A SKIRT radiative transfer model and insights on dust heating
Viaene et al., A&A, 599, A64, March 2017
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Far-infrared and dust properties of present-day galaxies in the EAGLE simulations
P. Camps, J. W. Trayford, M. Baes, et al., MNRAS, 462, 1057-1075 (2016)
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HERschel Observations of Edge-on Spirals (HEROES). III. Dust energy balance study of IC 2531
A. V. Mosenkov, F. Allaert, M. Baes, et al., A&A, 592:A71 (2016)
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The dust covering factor in active galactic nuclei
M. Stalevski, C. Ricci, Y. Ueda, et al., MNRAS, 458, 2288-2302 (2016)
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Pinwheels in the sky, with dust: 3D modeling of the Wolf-Rayet 98a environment
T. Hendrix, R. Keppens, A. J. van Marle, et al., MNRAS, 460, 3975–3991 (2016)
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The EAGLE simulations of galaxy formation: Public release of halo and galaxy catalogues
S. McAlpine, J. C. Helly, M. Schaller, et al., A&A, 15:72–89 (2016)
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Dust energy balance study of two edge-on spiral galaxies in the Herschel-ATLAS survey
G. De Geyter, M. Baes, I. De Looze, et al., MNRAS, 451: 1728–1739 (2015)
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Non-conservative evolution in Algols: where is the matter?
R. Deschamps, K. Braun, A. Jorissen, et al., A&A, 577:A55 (2015)
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Large and small-scale structures and the dust energy balance problem in spiral galaxies
W. Saftly, M. Baes, G. De Geyter, et al., A&A, 576:A31 (2015)
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Modelling ripples in Orion with coupled dust dynamics and radiative transfer
T. Hendrix, R. Keppens, and P. Camps, A&A, 575:A110 (2015)
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The EAGLE project: simulating the evolution and assembly of galaxies and their environments
Schaye J., Crain R. A., Bower R. G., et al., MNRAS, 446, 521 (2015)
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High-resolution, 3D radiative transfer modeling : I. The grand-design spiral galaxy M51
De Looze I., Fritz J., Baes M., et al., A&A, 571, A69 (2014)
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The distribution of interstellar dust in CALIFA edge-on galaxies via oligochromatic radiative transfer fitting
De Geyter G., Baes M., Camps P., et al., MNRAS, 441, 869 (2014)
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The dust energy balance in the edge-on spiral galaxy NGC4565
De Looze I., Baes M., Bendo G. J., et al., MNRAS, 427, 2797 (2012)
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Gravitational microlensing of active galactic nuclei dusty tori
Stalevski M., Jovanović P., Popović L. Č., Baes M., MNRAS, 425, 1576 (2012)
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3D radiative transfer modeling of the dusty tori round active galactic nuclei as a clumpy two-phase medium
Stalevski M., Fritz J., Baes M., et al., MNRAS, 420, 2756 (2012)
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Photocentric variability of quasars caused by variations in their inner structure: consequences for Gaia measurements
Popović L. Č., Jovanović P., Stalevski M., et al., A&A, 538, A107 (2012)
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Panchromatic radiative transfer modeling of stars and dust in the Sombrero galaxy
De Looze I., Baes M., Fritz J., Verstappen J., MNRAS, 419, 895 (2012)
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SKIRTOR - database of modelled AGN dusty torus SEDs
Stalevski M., BlgAJ, 18, 3 (2012)
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AGN dusty tori as a clumpy two-phase medium: the 10 µm silicate feature
Stalevski M., Fritz J., Baes M., et al., BaltA, 20, 490 (2011)
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The Herschel Virgo Cluster Survey: VII. Dust in cluster dwarf elliptical galaxies
De Looze I., Baes M., Zibetti S., et al., A&A, 518, L54 (2010)
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The Herschel Virgo Cluster Survey: VI. The far-infrared view of M87
Baes M., Clemens M., Xilouris E. M., et al., A&A, 518, L53 (2010)
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The dust morphology of the elliptical galaxy M86 with SPIRE
Gomez H. L., Baes M., Cortese L., et al., A&A, 518, L45 (2010)
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The Herschel-ATLAS: The dust energy balance in the edge-on spiral galaxy UGC 4754
Baes M., Fritz J., Gadotti D. A., et al., A&A, 518, L39 (2010)
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Radiative transfer in disc galaxies – IV. The effect of dust attenuation on structural bulge and disc parameters
Gadotti D. A., Baes M., Falony S., MNRAS, 403, 2053 (2010)
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3D dust radiative transfer simulations in the inhomogeneous circumstellar medium
Vidal E., Baes M., BaltA, 16, 101 (2007)
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Efficient dust radiative transfer in a circumstellar disk environment
Baes M., Vidal E., Van Winckel H., et al., BaltA, 16, 92 (2007)
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