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Dr Phil Bull

Phil Bull

Lecturer in Cosmology

School of Physics and Astronomy
G.O. Jones, Room 501
020 7882 7488

www.qmul.ac.uk/spa/people/academics/profiles/pbullqmulacuk.html

Research

Theory and observations of large-scale structures, General relativistic effects, CBM

Publications

Publications of specific relevance to Applied Data Science

2021

Wang J, Santos MG, Bull P, Grainge K, Cunnington S, Fonseca J, Irfan MO, Li Y, Pourtsidou A, Soares PS, Spinelli M, Bernardi G and Engelbrecht B (2021). Hi intensity mapping with MeerKAT: Calibration pipeline for multi-dish autocorrelation observations. Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  10.1093/mnras/stab1365
Coates L, Adamek J, Bull P, Guandalin C and Clarkson C (2021). Observing relativistic features in large-scale structure surveys – II. Doppler magnification in an ensemble of relativistic simulations. Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  vol. 504, (3) 3534-3543. 10.1093/mnras/stab1076

2020

Guandalin C, Adamek J, Bull P, Clarkson C, Abramo LR and Coates L (2020). Observing relativistic features in large-scale structure surveys - I. Multipoles of the power spectrum. Oxford University Press (Oup)  Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  vol. 501, (2) 2547-2561. 10.1093/mnras/staa3890
Ewall-Wice A, Kern N, Dillon JS, Liu A, Parsons A, Singh S, Lanman A, Plante PL, Fagnoni N, Acedo EDL, Deboer DR, Nunhokee C, Bull P, Chang TC, Lazio TJW, Aguirre J and Weinberg S (2020). DAYENU: A simple filter of smooth foregrounds for intensity mapping power spectra. Oxford University Press (Oup)  Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  vol. 500, (4) 5195-5213. 10.1093/mnras/staa3293
Fagnoni N, De Lera Acedo E, Deboer DR, Abdurashidova Z, Aguirre JE, Alexander P, Ali ZS, Balfour Y, Beardsley AP, Bernardi G, Billings TS, Bowman JD, Bradley RF, Bull P, Burba J, Carilli CL, Cheng C, Dexter M, Dillon JS, Ewall-Wice A, Fritz R, Furlanetto SR, Gale-Sides K, Glendenning B, Gorthi D, Greig B, Grobbelaar J, Halday Z, Hazelton BJ and Hewitt JN (2020). Understanding the HERA Phase i receiver system with simulations and its impact on the detectability of the EoR delay power spectrum. Oxford University Press (Oup)  Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  vol. 500, (1) 1232-1242. 10.1093/mnras/staa3268
Dillon JS, Lee M, Ali ZS, Parsons AR, Orosz N, Nunhokee CD, La Plante P, Beardsley AP, Kern NS, Abdurashidova Z, Aguirre JE, Alexander P, Balfour Y, Bernardi G, Billings TS, Bowman JD, Bradley RF, Bull P, Burba J, Carey S, Carilli CL, Cheng C, DeBoer DR, Dexter M, de Lera Acedo E, Ely J, Ewall-Wice A, Fagnoni N, Fritz R and Furlanetto SR (2020). Redundant-baseline calibration of the hydrogen epoch of reionization array. Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  vol. 499, (4) 5840-5861. 10.1093/MNRAS/STAA3001
Carilli CL, Thyagarajan N, Kent J, Nikolic B, Gale-Sides K, Kern NS, Bernardi G, Mesinger A, Matika S, Abdurashidova Z, Aguirre JE, Alexander P, Ali ZS, Balfour Y, Beardsley AP, Billings TS, Bowman JD, Bradley RF, Bull P, Burba J, Cheng C, DeBoer DR, Dexter M, Acedo EDL, Dillon JS, Ewall-Wice A, Fagnoni N, Fritz R and Furlanetto SR (2020). Imaging and Modeling Data from the Hydrogen Epoch of Reionization Array. American Astronomical Society  Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series  vol. 247, (2) 10.3847/1538-4365/ab77b1
Bacon DJ, others and Bull P (2020). Cosmology with Phase 1 of the Square Kilometre Array: Red Book 2018: Technical specifications and performance forecasts. Cambridge University Press (Cup)  Publications of The Astronomical Society of Australia  10.1017/pasa.2019.51
Kern NS, Dillon JS, Parsons AR, Carilli CL, Bernardi G, Abdurashidova Z, Aguirre JE, Alexander P, Ali ZS, Balfour Y, Beardsley AP, Billings TS, Bowman JD, Bradley RF, Bull P, Burba J, Carey S, Cheng C, Deboer DR, Dexter M, De Lera Acedo E, Ely J, Ewall-Wice A, Fagnoni N, Fritz R, Furlanetto SR, Gale-Sides K, Glendenning B, Gorthi D and Greig B (2020). Absolute Calibration Strategies for the Hydrogen Epoch of Reionization Array and Their Impact on the 21 cm Power Spectrum. American Astronomical Society  The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics  vol. 890, (2) 10.3847/1538-4357/ab67bc
Bull P and others (2020). Fundamental Physics with the Square Kilometer Array. Cambridge University Press (Cup)  Publications of The Astronomical Society of Australia  10.1017/pasa.2019.42
Kern NS, Parsons AR, Dillon JS, Lanman AE, Liu A, Bull P, Ewall-Wice A, Abdurashidova Z, Aguirre JE, Alexander P, Ali ZS, Balfour Y, Beardsley AP, Bernardi G, Bowman JD, Bradley RF, Burba J, Carilli CL, Cheng C, Deboer DR, Dexter M, De Lera Acedo E, Fagnoni N, Fritz R, Furlanetto SR, Glendenning B, Gorthi D, Greig B, Grobbelaar J and Halday Z (2020). Mitigating Internal Instrument Coupling for 21 cm Cosmology. II. A Method Demonstration with the Hydrogen Epoch of Reionization Array. American Astronomical Society  The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics  vol. 888, (2) 10.3847/1538-4357/ab5e8a

2019

Kohn SA, Aguirre JE, La Plante P, Billings TS, Chichura PM, Fortino AF, Igarashi AS, Benefo RK, Gallardo S, Martinot ZE, Nunhokee CD, Kern NS, Bull P, Liu A, Alexander P, Ali ZS, Beardsley AP, Bernardi G, Bowman JD, Bradley RF, Carilli CL, Cheng C, Deboer DR, Acedo EDL, Dillon JS, Ewall-Wice A, Fadana G, Fagnoni N, Fritz R and Furlanetto SR (2019). The HERA-19 Commissioning Array: Direction-dependent Effects. American Astronomical Society  The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics  vol. 882, (1) 10.3847/1538-4357/ab2f72
Andrianomena S, Bonvin C, Bacon D, Bull P, Clarkson C, Maartens R and Moloi T (2019). Testing General Relativity with the Doppler magnification effect. Oxford University Press (Oup)  Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  10.1093/mnras/stz1905
Chisari NE, Alonso D, Krause E, Leonard CD, Bull P, Neveu J, Villarreal A, Singh S, McClintock T, Ellison J, Du Z, Zuntz J, Mead1 A, Joudaki S, Lorenz CS, Tröster T, Sanchez J, Lanusse F, Ishak M, Hlozek R, Blazek J, Campagne JE, Almoubayyed H, Eifler T, Kirby M, Kirkby D, Plaszczynski S, Slosar A, Vrastil M and Wagoner EL (2019). Core cosmology library: Precision cosmological predictions for LSST. American Astronomical Society  Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series  vol. 242, (1) 10.3847/1538-4365/ab1658

2018

Witzemann A, Bull P, Clarkson C, Santos MG, Spinelli M and Weltman A (2018). Model-independent curvature determination with 21 cm intensity mapping experiments. Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc.  vol. 477, L122-L127. 10.1093/mnrasl/sly062
Hensley BS and Bull P (2018). Mitigating Complex Dust Foregrounds in Future Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Experiments. Astrophys. J.  vol. 853, 127-127. 10.3847/1538-4357/aaa489
Ansari R and others (2018). Inflation and Early Dark Energy with a Stage II Hydrogen Intensity Mapping experiment.

2017

Raveri M, Bull P, Silvestri A and Pogosian L (2017). Priors on the effective Dark Energy equation of state in scalar-tensor theories. Phys. Rev.  vol. D96, 083509-083509. 10.1103/PhysRevD.96.083509
Bonvin C, Andrianomena S, Bacon D, Clarkson C, Maartens R, Moloi T and Bull P (2017). Dipolar modulation in the size of galaxies: The effect of Doppler magnification. Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc.  vol. 472, 3936-3951. 10.1093/mnras/stx2049
Bull P (2017). A galaxy–halo model for multiple cosmological tracers. Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc.  vol. 471, 12-27. 10.1093/mnras/stx1052
Kovetz ED and others (2017). Line-Intensity Mapping: 2017 Status Report.

2016

Ivarsen MF, Bull P, Llinares C and Mota DF (2016). Distinguishing screening mechanisms with environment-dependent velocity statistics. Astron. Astrophys.  vol. 595, A40-A40. 10.1051/0004-6361/201628604
Bull P (2016). Extending cosmological tests of General Relativity with the Square Kilometre Array. Astrophys. J.  vol. 817, 26-26. 10.3847/0004-637X/817/1/26
Doré O and others (2016). Science Impacts of the SPHEREx All-Sky Optical to Near-Infrared Spectral Survey: Report of a Community Workshop Examining Extragalactic, Galactic, Stellar and Planetary Science.
Leonard CD, Bull P and Allison R (2016). Spatial curvature endgame: Reaching the limit of curvature determination. Phys. Rev.  vol. D94, 023502-023502. 10.1103/PhysRevD.94.023502
Alonso D, Louis T, Bull P and Ferreira PG (2016). Reconstructing cosmic growth with kinetic Sunyaev-Zel’dovich observations in the era of stage IV experiments. Phys. Rev.  vol. D94, 043522-043522. 10.1103/PhysRevD.94.043522
Bull P and others (2016). Beyond ΛCDM: Problems, solutions, and the road ahead. Phys. Dark Univ.  vol. 12, 56-99. 10.1016/j.dark.2016.02.001

2015

Alonso D, Bull P, Ferreira PG, Maartens R and Santos M (2015). Ultra large-scale cosmology in next-generation experiments with single tracers. Astrophys. J.  vol. 814, 145-145. 10.1088/0004-637X/814/2/145
Baker T and Bull P (2015). Observational signatures of modified gravity on ultra-large scales. Astrophys. J.  vol. 811, 116-116. 10.1088/0004-637X/811/2/116
Bull P, Wehus IK, Eriksen HK, Ferreira PG, Fuskeland U, Górski KM and Jewell JB (2015). A CMB GIBBS SAMPLER FOR LOCALIZED SECONDARY ANISOTROPIES. Iop Publishing  The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series  vol. 219, (1) 10-10. 10.1088/0067-0049/219/1/10
Yahya S, Bull P, Santos MG, Silva M, Maartens R, Okouma P and Bassett B (2015). Cosmological performance of SKA H i galaxy surveys. Monthly Notices of The Royal Astronomical Society  vol. 450, (3) 2251-2260. 10.1093/mnras/stv695
Bull P, Ferreira PG, Patel P and Santos MG (2015). LATE-TIME COSMOLOGY WITH 21 cm INTENSITY MAPPING EXPERIMENTS. The Astrophysical Journal  vol. 803, (1) 10.1088/0004-637x/803/1/21
Villaescusa-Navarro F, Viel M, Alonso D, Datta KK, Bull P and Santos MG (2015). Cross-correlating 21cm intensity maps with Lyman Break Galaxies in the post-reionization era. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics  vol. 2015, (03) 034-034. 10.1088/1475-7516/2015/03/034
Villaescusa-Navarro F, Bull P and Viel M (2015). Weighing neutrinos with cosmic neutral hydrogen. Astrophys. J.  vol. 814, 146-146. 10.1088/0004-637X/814/2/146
Abdalla FB and others (2015). Cosmology from HI galaxy surveys with the SKA. Pos  vol. AASKA14, 017-017. 10.22323/1.215.0017
Raccanelli A and others (2015). Measuring redshift-space distortion with future SKA surveys. Pos  vol. AASKA14, 031-031. 10.22323/1.215.0031
Kirk D, Abdalla FB, Benoit-LÃ vy AL, Bull P and Joachimi B (2015). Cross correlation surveys with the Square Kilometre Array. Pos  vol. AASKA14, 020-020. 10.22323/1.215.0020

2014

Marsh DJE, Bull P, Ferreira PG and Pontzen A (2014). Quintessence in a quandary: Prior dependence in dark energy models. Physical Review D  vol. 90, (10) 10.1103/physrevd.90.105023
Seljebotn DS, Mardal K-A, Jewell JB, Eriksen HK and Bull P (2014). A MULTI-LEVEL SOLVER FOR GAUSSIAN CONSTRAINED COSMIC MICROWAVE BACKGROUND REALIZATIONS. The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series  vol. 210, (2) 10.1088/0067-0049/210/2/24

2013

Bull P and Kamionkowski M (2013). What if Planck’s Universe isn’t flat? Physical Review D  vol. 87, (8) 10.1103/physrevd.87.081301

2012

Clifton T, Clarkson C and Bull P (2012). Isotropic blackbody cosmic microwave background radiation as evidence for a homogeneous universe. Phys Rev Lett  vol. 109, (5) 10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.051303
Bull P and Clifton T (2012). Local and nonlocal measures of acceleration in cosmology. Physical Review D  vol. 85, (10) 10.1103/physrevd.85.103512
CLIFTON TA, BULL P and FERREIRA PG (2012). The kSZ effect as a test of general radial inhomogeneity in LTB cosmology. Cornell University Library  Physical Review D: Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology  vol. 85, 10.1103/PhysRevD.85.024002

Grants

Grants of specific relevance to Applied Data Science
Illuminating the darkness with precision maps of neutral hydrogen across cosmic time
Bull P
EUR1,665,802 European Research Council (01-01-2021 - 31-12-2025)
Astronomy Research at Queen Mary 2020 - 2023
Malik KA, Clifton T, Nelson RP, Pourtsidou A, Paardekooper S-J, Clarkson C, Bull PJ and Adamek J
£1,868,598 Science and Technology Facilities Council (31-03-2020 - 29-09-2023)
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