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Refereed Journal Publications

29. Collapsar Gamma-Ray Bursts: how the luminosity function dictates the duration distribution
Petropoulou M., Barniol Duran R., Giannios D., 2017, MNRAS, submitted (arXiv:1707.01914)

28. Theoretical Description Of GRB 160625B with Wind-to-ISM Transition and Implications for a Magnetized Outflow
Fraija N., Veres P., Zhang B.B., Barniol Duran R., Becerra R.L., Zhang B., Lee W.H., Watson A.M., Ordaz-Salazar C., Galvan-Gamez A., 2017, ApJ, submitted (arXiv:1705.09311)

27. TDE fallback cut-off due to a pre-existing accretion disc
Kathirgamaraju A., Barniol Duran R., Giannios D., 2017, MNRAS, 469, 314

26. Three-dimensional Simulations of AGN Jets: Magnetic Kink Instability versus Conical Shocks
Barniol Duran R., Tchekhovskoy A., Giannios D., 2017, MNRAS, 469, 4957

25. Modeling the early afterglow in the short and hard GRB 090510
Fraija N., Lee W.H., Veres P., Barniol Duran R., 2016, ApJ, 831, 22

24. GRB off-axis afterglows and the emission from the accompanying supernovae
Kathirgamaraju A., Barniol Duran R., Giannios D., 2016, MNRAS, 461, 1568

23. Radio SNRs in the Magellanic Clouds as probes of shock microphysics
Barniol Duran R., Whitehead J.F., Giannios D., 2016, MNRAS, 462, L31

22. An anisotropic minijets model for the GRB prompt emission
Barniol Duran R., Leng M., Giannios D., 2016, MNRAS, 455, L6

21. Radio rebrightening of the GRB afterglow by the accompanying supernovae
Barniol Duran R., Giannios D., 2015, MNRAS, 454, 1711

20. Energies of GRB blast waves and prompt efficiencies as implied by self-consistent modeling of X-ray and LAT afterglows
Beniamini P., Lara N., Barniol Duran R., Piran T., 2015, MNRAS, 454, 1073

19. The afterglow of a relativistic shock breakout and low luminosity GRBs
Barniol Duran R., Nakar E., Piran T., Sari R., 2015, MNRAS, 448, 417

18. The Nature of ULX Source M101 X-1: Optically Thick Outflow from A Stellar Mass Black Hole
Shen R.-F., Barniol Duran R., Nakar E., Piran T., 2015, MNRAS, 447, L60

17. Clustering of LAT light curves: a clue to the origin of high-energy emission in gamma-ray bursts
Nava L., Vianello G., Omodei N., Ghisellini G., Ghirlanda G., Celotti A., Longo F., Desiante R., Barniol Duran R., 2014, MNRAS, 443, 3578

16. Constraining the magnetic field in GRB relativistic collisionless shocks using radio data
Barniol Duran R., 2014, MNRAS, 442, 3147

15. Magnetic Fields In Relativistic Collisionless Shocks
Santana R., Barniol Duran R., Kumar P., 2014, ApJ, 785, 29

14. The signature of the central engine in the weakest relativistic explosions: GRB100316D
Margutti R., Soderberg A.M., Wieringa M.H., Edwards P.G., Chevalier R.A., Morsony B.J., Barniol Duran R., Sironi L., Zauderer B.A., Milisavljevic D., Kamble A., Pian E., 2013, ApJ, 778, 18

13. A model for the multiwavelength radiation from tidal disruption event Swift J1644+57
Kumar P., Barniol Duran R., Bošnjak Ž., Piran T., 2013, MNRAS, 434, 3078

12. On the origin of the radio emission of Sw 1644+57
Barniol Duran R., Piran T., 2013, ApJ, 770, 146

11. Radius constraints and minimal equipartition energy of relativistically moving synchrotron sources
Barniol Duran R., Nakar E., Piran T., 2013, ApJ, 772, 78

10. Maximum Synchrotron Frequency for Shock Accelerated Particles
Kumar P., Hernández R. A., Bošnjak Ž., Barniol Duran R., 2012, MNRAS, 427, L40

9. Inverse Compton cooling in Klein-Nishina regime and GRB prompt spectrum
Barniol Duran R., Bošnjak Ž., Kumar P., 2012, MNRAS, 424, 3192

8. Evidence for mild deviation from power-law distribution of electrons in relativistic shocks: GRB 090902B
Barniol Duran R., Kumar P., 2011, MNRAS, 417, 1584

7. Implications of diffusive shock acceleration for high-energy radiation from gamma-ray bursts
Barniol Duran R., Kumar P., 2011, MNRAS, 412, 522

6. On the average gamma-ray burst X-ray flaring activity
Margutti R., Bernardini G., Barniol Duran R., Guidorzi C., Shen R.F., Chincarini G., 2010, MNRAS, 410, 1064

5. External forward shock origin of high energy emission for three gamma-ray bursts detected by Fermi
Kumar P., Barniol Duran R., 2010, MNRAS, 409, 226

4. GRB081028 and its late-time afterglow re-brightening
Margutti R., Genet F., Granot J., Barniol Duran R., Guidorzi C., Chincarini G., Mao J., Schady P., Sakamoto T., Miller A.A., Olofsson G., Bloom J.S., Evans P.A., Fynbo J.P.U., Malesani D., Moretti A., Pasotti F., Starr D., Burrows D.N., Barthelmy S.D., Roming P.W.A., Gehrels N., 2010, MNRAS, 402, 46

3. On the generation of high-energy photons detected by the Fermi Satellite from gamma-ray bursts
Kumar P., Barniol Duran R., 2009, MNRAS, 400, L75

2. Adiabatic expansion, early X-ray data and the central engine in GRBs
Barniol Duran R., Kumar P, 2009, MNRAS, 395, 955

1. Scattered emission from a relativistic outflow and its application to gamma-ray bursts
Shen R.-F., Barniol Duran R., Kumar P., 2008, MNRAS, 384, 1129