Gerhardt Meurer


  • The University of Western Australia (M468), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 4251 Citations
  • 31 h-Index
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  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Galaxies—dynamics, dark matter, star formation, evolution
  • Optical astronomy
  • Ultraviolet astronomy
  • Radio astronomy
  • Space astronomy

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Research Output 2005 2019

  • 4251 Citations
  • 31 h-Index
  • 71 Article
  • 1 Conference paper
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)

Emission-line Metallicities from the Faint Infrared Grism Survey and VLT/MUSE

Pharo, J., Malhotra, S., Rhoads, J., Christensen, L., Finkelstein, S. L., Grogin, N., Harish, S., Jiang, T., Kim, K., Koekemoer, A., Pirzkal, N., Smith, M., Yang, H., Cimatti, A., Ferreras, I., Hathi, N., Hibon, P., Meurer, G., Oestlin, G., Pasquali, A. & 3 othersRyan, R., Straughn, A. & Windhorst, R., 1 Apr 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 874, 2, 125.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
star formation
2 Citations (Scopus)

A Two-dimensional Spectroscopic Study of Emission-line Galaxies in the Faint Infrared Grism Survey (FIGS). I. Detection Method and Catalog

Pirzkal, N., Rothberg, B., Ryan, R. E., Malhotra, S., Rhoads, J., Grogin, N., Curtis-Lake, E., Chevallard, J., Charlot, S., Finkelstein, S. L., Koekemoer, A. M., Ghavamian, P., Rodrigues, M., Hammer, F., Puech, M., Larson, R. L., Christensen, L., Cimatti, A., Ferreras, I., Gardner, J. P. & 14 othersGronwall, C., Hathi, N. P., Joshi, B., Kuntschner, H., Meurer, G. R., O'Connell, R. W., Oestlin, G., Pasquali, A., Pharo, J., Straughn, A. N., Walsh, J. R., Watson, D., Windhorst, R. A. & Zakamska, N. L., 20 Nov 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 868, 1, 61.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

detection method
star formation
field of view
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cosmic clocks: A tight radius-velocity relationship for HI-selected galaxies

Meurer, G. R., Obreschkow, D., Wong, O. I., Zheng, Z., Audcent-Ross, F. M. & Hanish, D. J., 11 May 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 476, 2, p. 1624-1636 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

disk galaxies
3 Citations (Scopus)

Near-identical star formation rate densities from Hα and FUV at redshift zero

Audcent-Ross, F. M., Meurer, G. R., Wong, O. I., Zheng, Z., Hanish, D., Zwaan, M. A., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Elagali, A., Meyer, M., Putman, M. E., Ryan-Weber, E. V., Sweet, S. M., Thilker, D. A., Seibert, M., Allen, R., Dopita, M. A., Doyle-Pegg, M. T., Drinkwater, M., Ferguson, H. C., Freeman, K. C. & 10 othersHeckman, T. M., Kennicutt, R. C., Kilborn, V. A., Kim, J. H., Knezek, P. M., Koribalski, B., Smith, R. C., Staveley-Smith, L., Webster, R. L. & Werk, J. K., 11 Oct 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 480, 1, p. 119-133 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

star formation rate
dwarf galaxies
8 Citations (Scopus)

Star formation in the outskirts of DDO 154: A top-light IMF in a nearly dormant disc

Watts, A. B., Meurer, G. R., Lagos, C. D. P., Bruzzese, S. M., Kroupa, P. & Jerabkova, T., 11 Jul 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 477, 4, p. 5554-5567 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

star formation
main sequence stars
Hubble Space Telescope

Projects 2011 2017

Galaxy formation with a variable stellar initial mass function

Bekki, K., Meurer, G., For, B., Kroupa, P. & Pflamm-Afternburg, J.

Universities Australia


Project: Research

A Dynamical Survey of Large Galaxies.

Meurer, G., Oh, S., Carignan, C., Jarrett, T., Arridge, S., Zheng, Z. & Mogotsi, K.

University of Western Australia


Project: Research

Multi Wavelength Identification & Analysis of Nearby Gas Rich Galaxies

Meurer, G., Springob, C., Oh, S. & Drinkwater, M.

University of Western Australia


Project: Research

Panoramic Survey Telescope & Rapid Response System PanSTARRS

Staveley-Smith, L., Meyer, M., Meurer, G., Gaensler, B., Mould, J., Kaiser, N., Schmidt, B., Drinkwater, M., Colless, M. & Webster, R.

Australian Research Council


Project: Research