Najmeh Emami

Najmeh Emami

Najmeh Emami

Researcher, School of Physics and Astronomy


John T. Tate Hall
116 Church Street Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Ph.D., University of California Riverside, 2019

M.S., University of Tehran, 2012

B.S., Al-Zahra University, Tehran, Iran, 2010

Research Interests

Galaxy Formation and Evolution, Dwarf Galaxies, Cosmic Reionization

Selected Publications

Emami, Najmeh; Siana, Brian; Weisz, Daniel R.; Johnson, Benjamin D.; Ma, Xiangcheng; El- Badry, Kareem, 2019,“A Closer look at Bursty Star Formation with LHα and LUV Distributions”, arXiv: 1809.06380, ApJ, 881, 71E

Emami, Najmeh; Siana, Brian; Alavi, Anahita; Gburek, Timothy; Freeman, William R.; Richard, Johan; Weisz, Daniel R.; Stark, Daniel P. “The Ionizing Photon Production Efficiency (ξion) of Lensed Dwarf Galaxies at z ∼ 2 ” , arXiv:1912.06152, ApJ, 895, 116E

Faisst, Andreas L.; Capak, Peter L.; Emami, Najmeh; Tacchella, Sandro; Larson, Kirsten L.2019, “The Recent Burstiness of Star Formation in Galaxies at z 4.5 from Hα Measurements”, arXiv: 1909.03076, ApJ, 884, 133F.

Gburek, Timothy; Siana, Brian; Alavi, Anahita; Emami, Najmeh; Richard, Johan; Freeman, William R.; Stark, Daniel P.; Snapp-Kolas, Christopher; Lucero, Breanna, 2019, “The Detection of [O III] λ 4363 in a Lensed, Dwarf Galaxy at z=2.59: Testing Metallicity Indicators and Scaling Relations at High Redshift and Low Mass”, arXiv: 1906.11849, ApJ, 887, 168G

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers