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Belén López Martí, Ph.D.

Department of Engineering, Aviation and Technology


Ph.D., Universitat de València
B.Sc., Universitat de València

Practice Areas

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics

Research Interests

  • AGB stars
  • Formation and early evolution of low-mass stars and brown dwarfs
  • Ultracool dwarfs
  • Substellar objects

Publications and Media Placements

Zhang, Z. H., Gálvez Ortiz, M. C., Pinfield, D. J., Primeval very low-mass stars and brown dwarfs - IV. New L subdwarfs, Gaia astrometry, population properties, and a blue brown dwarf binary, MNRAS 480, pp. 5447–5474, 2018.

Zhang, Z. H., Pinfield, D. J., Gálvez Ortiz, M. C., et al. (incl. López Martí, B.), Primeval very low-mass stars and brown dwarfs - III. The halo transitional brown dwarfs, MNRAS 479, pp. 1383–1391 (2018)

López Martí, B., Merín, B., Giordano, F., Baines, D. et al., ESASky: The whole of space Astronomy at your fingertips, in Highlights on Spanish Astrophysics IX, pp. 660–665 (2017)

Baines, D., Giordano, F., Racero, E., Salgado, J., López Martí, B. et al., Visualization of Multi-mission Astronomical Data with ESASky, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 129, p. 28001 (2017)

López Martí, B. and Zapatero Osorio, M. R., Long-term Ks-band photometric monitoring of L dwarfs, A&A 568, id. A87 (2014)

Mužić, K., Scholz, A., Geers, V. C., Jayawardhana, R., and López Martí, B., Substellar Objects in Nearby Young Clusters (SONYC). VIII. Substellar Population in Lupus 3, ApJ 785, id. 159 (2014)

B. López Martí, F. Jiménez-Esteban, A. Bayo, D. Barrado, E. Solano, H. Bouy & C. Rodrigo: Proper motions of young stars in Chamaeleon. II. New kinematical members of Chamaeleon I and II, A&A 556, A144 (2013)

F. Comerón, L. Spezzi, B. López Martí & B. Merín: The low-mass dispersed population around the Lupus clouds, A&A 554, A86 (2013)

B. López Martí, F. Jiménez Esteban, A. Bayo, D. Barrado, E. Solano & C. Rodrigo: Proper motions of young stars in Chamaeleon. I. A Virtual Observatory study of spectroscopically confirmed members, A&A 551, A46 (2013)

B. López Martí, F. Jiménez Esteban & E. Solano: A proper motion study of the Lupus clouds using VO tools, A&A 529, id.A108 (2011)

B. López Martí, L. Spezzi, B. Merín, M. Morales-Calderón, H. Bouy, D. Barrado y Navascués & J. Eislöffel: The diskless population of Corona Australis, A&A 515, 31 (2010)

F. Comerón, L. Spezzi & B. López Martí: A new population of cool stars and brown dwarfs in the Lupus clouds, A&A 500, 1045 (2009)

B. López Martí, J. Eislöffel & R. Mundt: The very low-mass population of the Corona Australis and Chamaeleon II star forming regions, A&A 444, 175 (2005)

B. López Martí, J. Eislöffel & R. Mundt: Very low-mass members of the Lupus 3 Cloud, A&A 440, 139 (2005)

B. López Martí, J. Eislöffel, A. Scholz & R. Mundt: The Brown Dwarf Population of the Chamaeleon I Cloud, A&A 416, 555 (2004)

F. Comerón, A. Pasquali, G. Rodighiero, V. Stanishev, B. de Filippis, B. López Martí, M.C. Gálvez Ortiz, A. Stankov & R. Gredel: On the massive star contents of Cygnus OB2, A&A 389, 871 (2004)

V. J. Martínez, B. López-Martí & M. J. Pons-Bordería: Does the Galaxy Correlation Length Increase with the Sample Depth?, ApJ Letters, 554, L5 (2001)