Journals

Key Papers from MNRAS

Celebrating another year of excellence in astronomy and astrophysics research with Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. The collection below showcases an array of the most cited articles published in the journal in the last year.

All articles are freely available until 31st January 2022.

HIGHLY CITED ARTICLES IN 2020

 

DYNESTY: a dynamic nested sampling package for estimating Bayesian posteriors and evidences

Joshua S Speagle

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 493, Issue 3, April 2020, Pages 3132–3158,
https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/staa278

H0LiCOW – XIII. A 2.4 per cent measurement of H0 from lensed quasars: 5.3σ tension between early- and late-Universe probes

Kenneth C Wong et al.

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 498, Issue 1, October 2020, Pages 1420–1439,
https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stz3094

The lifecycle of molecular clouds in nearby star-forming disc galaxies

Mélanie Chevance et al.

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 493, Issue 2, April 2020, Pages 2872–2909, https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stz3525

The overarching framework of core-collapse supernova explosions as revealed by 3D FORNAX simulations

Adam Burrows et al.

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 491, Issue 2, January 2020, Pages 2715–2735,
https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stz3223

An ALMA survey of the SCUBA-2 CLS UDS field: physical properties of 707 sub-millimetre galaxies

U Dudzevičiūtė et al.

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 494, Issue 3, May 2020, Pages 3828–3860,
https://doi.org/10.1093/mnras/staa769