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Eichler, David

Faculty
Eichler, David
Email
eichler@bgu.ac.il
Office
54/323
Phone
08-6461854
Website
https://physweb.bgu.ac.il/~eichler/
Research type
Theoretical
Research topics

Astrophysics; Cosmology; Particle physics

Research highlights

Publications

  1. Gupta, Siddhartha And Nath, Biman B. And Sharma, Prateek And Eichler, David, Lack Of Thermal Energy In Superbubbles: Hint Of Cosmic Rays?, Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 1537-1553 (2018)
  2. Zitrin, Adi And Eichler, David, Observing Cosmological Processes In Real Time With Repeating Fast Radio Bursts, Astrophysical Journal 101 (2018)
  3. Eichler, David, Testing The Viewing Angle Hypothesis For Short Grbs With Ligo Events, Astrophysical Journal Letters L32 (2017)
  4. Eichler, David, Nanolensed Fast Radio Bursts, Astrophysical Journal 159 (2017)
  5. Eichler, David, An Alternative Explanation Of The Varying Boron-To-Carbon Ratio In Galactic Cosmic Rays, Astrophysical Journal 50 (2017)
  6. Kumar, Rahul And Eichler, David And Gaspari, Massimo And Spitkovsky, Anatoly, Preferential Heating And Acceleration Of Heavy Ions In Impulsive Solar Flares, Astrophysical Journal 295 (2017)
  7. Eichler, David And Globus, Noemie And Kumar, Rahul And Gavish, Eyal, Ultrahigh Energy Cosmic Rays: A Galactic Origin?, Astrophysical Journal Letters L24 (2016)
  8. Gavish, Eyal And Eichler, David, On Ultra-High-Energy Cosmic Rays And Their Resultant Gamma-Rays, Astrophysical Journal 56 (2016)
  9. Globus, Noemie And Eichler, David, Lifetime Of A Cosmic-Ray Spot, Astrophysical Journal Letters L17 (2016)
  10. Eichler, David, The Significance Of The Non-Detection Of Grb-Associated Uhe Neutrinos, Astrophysical Journal Letters L10 (2015)
  11. Kumar, Rahul And Eichler, David And Gedalin, Michael, Electron Heating In A Relativistic, Weibel-Unstable Plasma, Astrophysical Journal 165 (2015)
  12. Eichler, David, Cloaked Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal Letters L32 (2014)
  13. Eichler, David, Ultraheavy Element Enrichment In Impulsive Solar Flares, Astrophysical Journal 6 (2014)
  14. Kumar, Rahul And Eichler, David, Large-Scale Anisotropy Of Tev-Band Cosmic Rays, Astrophysical Journal 129 (2014)
  15. Kumar, Rahul And Eichler, David, The Isotropy Problem Of Sub-Ankle Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays, Astrophysical Journal 47 (2014)
  16. Ando, Shin'Ichiro And Baret, Bruny And Bartos, Imre And Bouhou, Boutayeb And Chassande-Mottin, Eric And Corsi, Alessandra And Di Palma, Irene And Dietz, Alexander And Donzaud, Corinne And Eichler, David And Finley, Chad And Guetta, Dafne And Halzen, Francis And Jones, Gareth And Kandhasamy, Shivaraj, Colloquium: Multimessenger Astronomy With Gravitational Waves And High-Energy Neutrinos, Reviews Of Modern Physics 1401-1420 (2013)
  17. Eichler, David And Kumar, Rahul And Pohl, Martin, Is The Galactic Cosmic-Ray Spectrum Constant In Time?, Astrophysical Journal 138 (2013)
  18. Pohl, Martin And Eichler, David, Understanding Tev-Band Cosmic-Ray Anisotropy, Astrophysical Journal 4 (2013)
  19. Eichler, David And Mordecai, David, Comet Encounters And Carbon 14, Astrophysical Journal Letters L27 (2012)
  20. Rogachevskii, Igor And Kleeorin, Nathan And Brandenburg, Axel And Eichler, David, Cosmic-Ray Current-Driven Turbulence And Mean-Field Dynamo Effect, Astrophysical Journal 6 (2012)
  21. Shaisultanov, Rashid And Lyubarsky, Yuri And Eichler, David, Stream Instabilities In Relativistically Hot Plasma, Astrophysical Journal 182 (2012)
  22. Eichler, David, Standard Gamma-Ray Bursts, Dirty Fireballs, And The Excluded Middle, Astrophysical Journal 41 (2011)
  23. Eichler, David And Pohl, Martin, Can Ultrahigh-Energy Cosmic Rays Come From Gamma-Ray Bursts? Cosmic Rays Below The Ankle And Galactic Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal Letters L21 (2011)
  24. Gogus, Ersin And Guever, Tolga And Oezel, Feryal And Eichler, David And Kouveliotou, Chryssa, Long-Term Radiative Behavior Of Sgr 1900+14, Astrophysical Journal 160 (2011)
  25. Pohl, Martin And Eichler, David, Origin Of Ultra-High-Energy Galactic Cosmic Rays: The Isotropy Problem, Astrophysical Journal 114 (2011)
  26. Shaisultanov, Rashid And Eichler, David, Dispersion Relations For A General Anisotropic Distribution Function Represented As A Sum Over Legendre Polynomials, Physics Of Plasmas 034501 (2011)
  27. Eichler, David And Guetta, Dafne And Pohl, Martin, The High Energy Budget Allocations In Shocks And Gamma Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal 543-549 (2010)
  28. Eichler, David And Shaisultanov, Rashid, Dynamical Oscillations And Glitches In Anomalous X-Ray Pulsars, Astrophysical Journal Letters L142-L145 (2010)
  29. Guetta, Dafne And Eichler, David, Wide Angle X-Ray Sky Monitoring For Corroborating Non-Electromagnetic Cosmic Transients, Astrophysical Journal 392-396 (2010)
  30. Mandal, Samir And Eichler, David, How Unusual Is Xrf 060218?, Astrophysical Journal Letters L55-L58 (2010)
  31. Pohl, Martin And Eichler, David, Fermi Constrains Dark-Matter Origin Of High-Energy Positron Anomaly, Astrophysical Journal Letters L53-L57 (2010)
  32. Eichler, David, Constraints On Nonluminous Matter From Higher Order Pulsar Period Derivatives, Astrophysical Journal Letters L95-L97 (2009)
  33. Eichler, David And Guetta, Dafne And Manis, Hadar, A Universal Central Engine Hypothesis For Short And Long Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal Letters L61-L64 (2009)
  34. Griv, Evgeny And Gedalin, Michael And Eichler, David, The Stellar Velocity Distribution In The Solar Neighborhood: Deviations From The Schwarzschild Distribution, Astronomical Journal 3520-3528 (2009)
  35. Shaisultanov, Rashid And Eichler, David, What Magnetar Seismology Can Teach Us About Magnetic Fields, Astrophysical Journal Letters L23-L26 (2009)
  36. Eichler, D., The Case For Non-Baryonic Energy As The Primary Output Of Grbs, International Journal Of Modern Physics D 1333-1341 (2008)
  37. Eichler, David And Manis, Hadar, Spectral Lags Explained As Scattering From Accelerated Scatterers, Astrophysical Journal Letters L85-L88 (2008)
  38. Gedalin, M. And Balikhin, M. A. And Eichler, D., Efficient Electron Heating In Relativistic Shocks And Gamma-Ray-Burst Afterglow, Physical Review E 026403 (2008)
  39. Timokhin, A. N. And Eichler, D. And Lyubarsky, Yu., On The Nature Of Quasi-Periodic Oscillations In The Tail Of Soft Gamma Repeater Giant Flares, Astrophysical Journal 1398-1404 (2008)
  40. Eichler, David And Manis, Hadar, A Model For Fast Rising, Slowly Decaying Subpulses In Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal L65-L68 (2007)
  41. Patel, S. K. And Zurita, J. And Del Santo, M. And Finger, M. And Kouveliotou, C. And Eichler, D. And Goegues, E. And Ubertini, P. And Walter, R. And Woods, P. And Wilson, C. A. And Wachter, S. And Bazzano, A., A Possible Magnetar Nature For Igr J16358-4726, Astrophysical Journal 994-1003 (2007)
  42. Eichler, D And Granot, J, The Case For Anisotropic Afterglow Efficiency Within Gamma-Ray Burst Jets, Astrophysical Journal L5-L8 (2006)
  43. Eichler, David And Levinson, Amir, Are The Radiative Properties Of Long Gamma-Ray Bursts Universal?, Astrophysical Journal L5-L8 (2006)
  44. Granot, J And Ramirez-Ruiz, E And Taylor, Gb And Eichler, D And Lyubarsky, Ye And Wijers, Ramj And Gaensler, Bm And Gelfand, Jd And Kouveliotou, C, Diagnosing The Outflow From The Sgr 1806-20 Giant Flare With Radio Observations, Astrophysical Journal 391-396 (2006)
  45. Lyubarsky, Yuri And Eichler, David, Are Gamma-Ray Burst Shocks Mediated By The Weibel Instability?, Astrophysical Journal 1250-1254 (2006)
  46. Brustein, R And Eichler, D And Foffa, S, Braneworld Puzzle About Entropy Bounds And A Maximal Temperature, Physical Review D 124015 (2005)
  47. Eichler, D, Delayed Afterglow Onset Interpreted As A Baryon-Poor Viewing Angle, Astrophysical Journal L17-L19 (2005)
  48. Eichler, D And Jontof-Hutter, D, The Blast Energy Efficiency Of Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal 1182-1186 (2005)
  49. Eichler, D And Waxman, E, The Efficiency Of Electron Acceleration In Collisionless Shocks And Gamma-Ray Burst Energetics, Astrophysical Journal 861-867 (2005)
  50. Gelfand, Jd And Lyubarsky, Ye And Eichler, D And Gaensler, Bm And Taylor, Gb And Granot, J And Newton-Mcgee, Kj And Ramirez-Ruiz, E And Kouveliotou, C And Wijers, Ramj, A Rebrightening Of The Radio Nebula Associated With The 2004 December 27 Giant Flare From Sgr 1806-20, Astrophysical Journal L89-L92 (2005)
  51. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, The Difference Between The Amati And Ghirlanda Relations, Astrophysical Journal L13-L16 (2005)
  52. Taylor, Gb And Gelfand, Jd And Gaensler, Bm And Granot, J And Kouveliotou, C And Fender, Rp And Ramirez-Ruiz, E And Eichler, D And Lyubarsky, Ye And Garrett, M And Wijers, Ramj, The Growth, Polarization, And Motion Of The Radio Afterglow From The Giant Flare From Sgr 1806-20, Astrophysical Journal L93-L96 (2005)
  53. Eichler, D, Compton Sailing And Strong Polarization, Astrophysical Journal L81-L84 (2004)
  54. Eichler, D And Levinson, A, An Interpretation Of The H Nu(Peak)-E-Iso Correlation For Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal L13-L16 (2004)
  55. Eichler, D And Maor, I, Galactic Positrons From Z(0) Decay, Astroparticle Physics 195-199 (2004)
  56. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Polarization Of Gamma-Ray Bursts By Scattering Off Relativistically Moving Material: Compton Sailing And High Polarization, Astrophysical Journal 1079-1087 (2004)
  57. Eichler, D And Levinson, A, Polarization Of Gamma-Ray Bursts Via Scattering Off A Relativistic Sheath, Astrophysical Journal L147-L150 (2003)
  58. Kouveliotou, C And Eichler, D And Woods, Pm And Lyubarsky, Y And Patel, Sk And Gogus, E And Van Der Klis, M And Tennant, A And Wachter, S And Hurley, K, Unraveling The Cooling Trend Of The Soft Gamma Repeater Sgr 1627-41, Astrophysical Journal L79-L82 (2003)
  59. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Baryon Loading Of Gamma-Ray Burst By Neutron Pickup, Astrophysical Journal L19-L22 (2003)
  60. Brustein, R And Eichler, D And Foffa, S, Probing The Planck Scale With Neutrino Oscillations, Physical Review D 105006 (2002)
  61. Brustein, R And Eichler, D And Foffa, S And Oaknin, Dh, Shortest Scale Of Quantum Field Theory, Physical Review D 105013 (2002)
  62. Eichler, D, Waiting For The Big One: A New Class Of Soft Gamma-Ray Repeater Outbursts?, Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 883-886 (2002)
  63. Eichler, D And Gedalin, M And Lyubarsky, Y, Coherent Emission From Magnetars, Astrophysical Journal L121-L124 (2002)
  64. Luybarsky, Y And Eichler, D And Thompson, C, Diagnosing Magnetars With Transient Cooling, Astrophysical Journal L69-L72 (2002)
  65. Eichler, David And Beskin, Gregory, Optical Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence With Air Cerenkov Telescopes, Astrobiology 489-493 (2001)
  66. Griv, E And Gedalin, M And Eichler, D, On The Schwarzschild Velocity Distribution Of The Local Stellar Disk, Astrophysical Journal L29-L32 (2001)
  67. Lyubarsky, Y And Eichler, D, The X-Ray Jet In The Crab Nebula: Radical Implications For Pulsar Theory?, Astrophysical Journal 494-498 (2001)
  68. Eichler, D And Beskin, G, Nonthermal Optical Transients From Relativistic Fireballs, Physical Review Letters 2669-2672 (2000)
  69. Eichler, D And Levinson, A, A Compact Fireball Model Of Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal 146-150 (2000)
  70. Griv, E And Gedalin, M And Eichler, D And Yuan, C, A Gas-Kinetic Stability Analysis Of Self-Gravitating And Collisional Particulate Disks With Application To Saturn'S Rings, Planetary And Space Science 679-698 (2000)
  71. Griv, E And Gedalin, M And Eichler, D And Yuan, C, Landau Excitation Of Spiral Density Waves In An Inhomogeneous Disk Of Stars, Physical Review Letters 4280-4283 (2000)
  72. Griv, E And Gedalin, M And Eichler, D And Yuan, C, Linear Kinetic Theory Of Instabilities Of A Gravitating Stellar Disk, Astrophysics And Space Science 21-58 (2000)
  73. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Hydrodynamic Collimation Of Gamma-Ray-Burst Fireballs, Physical Review Letters 236-239 (2000)
  74. Liverts, E And Griv, E And Eichler, D And Gedalin, M, Local Stability Criterion For A Self-Gravitating Gaseous Disk Of Spiral Galaxies, Astrophysics And Space Science 315-320 (2000)
  75. Eichler, D And Levinson, A, Shading And Smothering Of Gamma-Ray Bursts, Astrophysical Journal L117-L120 (1999)
  76. Pistinner, Sl And Eichler, D, Self-Inhibiting Heat Flux: A Chance For Snowballs In Hell?, Physics Reports-Review Section Of Physics Letters 475-486 (1999)
  77. Pistinner, Sl And Hauschildt, Ph And Eichler, D And Baron, E, On The Primordial Helium Abundance And Spectroscopic Uncertainties, Physics Reports-Review Section Of Physics Letters 151-161 (1999)
  78. Pistinner, Sl And Hauschildt, Ph And Eichler, D And Baron, Ea, Spectroscopy Of Low-Metallicity Giant H Ii Regions: A Grid Of Low-Metallicity Stellar Atmospheres, Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 684-692 (1999)
  79. Pistinner, Sl And Eichler, D, Self-Inhibiting Heat Flux, Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 49-58 (1998)
  80. Eichler, D, Nearly Closed Loops In Biological Systems As Electromagnetic Receptors, Bioelectrochemistry And Bioenergetics 227-230 (1997)
  81. Eichler, D, Condensed Dark Matter?, Astrophysical Journal 75-78 (1996)
  82. Eichler, D And Nath, Bb, Radiation Dosimetry Of Binary Pulsars, Astrophysical Journal 275-277 (1996)
  83. Peter, W And Eichler, D, Jet Collimation By Combining Axisward Motion And Cooling, Astrophysical Journal 840-843 (1996)
  84. Pistinner, S And Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Can Electromagnetic Instabilities Driven By Temperature Gradients Inhibit Thermal Conduction In Cluster Cooling Flows?, Astrophysical Journal 162-167 (1996)
  85. Eichler, D And Barshalom, A And Oreg, J, A Theory Of Winds From Wolf-Rayet Stars, Astrophysical Journal 858-861 (1995)
  86. Peter, W And Eichler, D, Inertial Confinement Of Astrophysical Jets, Astrophysical Journal 244-249 (1995)
  87. Pistinner, S And Eichler, D, Are Wolf-Rayet Stellar Winds Driven By Radiation Forces, Astrophysical Journal 404-409 (1995)
  88. Eichler, D, Are Gamma-Ray Bursters In Our Galaxy, Astrophysical Journal L73-L75 (1994)
  89. Eichler, D, Particle-Acceleration In High-Energy Gamma-Ray Sources, Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 877-881 (1994)
  90. Eichler, D, Magnetic Confinement Of Jets, Astrophysical Journal 111-116 (1993)
  91. Eichler, D And Usov, V, Particle-Acceleration And Nonthermal Radio-Emission In Binaries Of Early-Type Stars, Astrophysical Journal 271-279 (1993)
  92. Gedalin, M And Eichler, D, Nonlinear Plasma Mechanisms Of Pulsar Eclipse In Binary-Systems, Astrophysical Journal 629-637 (1993)
  93. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Baryon Purity In Cosmological Gamma-Ray Bursts As A Manifestation Of Event Horizons, Astrophysical Journal 386-390 (1993)
  94. Nath, Bb And Eichler, D, A Possible Forest Of Emission-Lines From Protogalaxies, Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society L25-L29 (1993)
  95. Peter, W And Eichler, D, Hydrodynamic Collimation Of Precessing Jets, Astrophysical Journal 170-180 (1993)
  96. Eichler, D, A Magnetospheric Heating Model For The Evaporation Of The Companion To Psr 1957+20, Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society P11-P13 (1992)
  97. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Inhibition Of Electron Thermal Conduction By Electromagnetic Instabilities, Astrophysical Journal 212-218 (1992)
  98. Eichler, D, Mechanisms For Pulsar Eclipse, Astrophysical Journal L27-L30 (1991)
  99. Levinson, A And Eichler, D, Can Neutron-Stars Ablate Their Companions, Astrophysical Journal 359-365 (1991)
  100. Dimopoulos, S And Eichler, D And Esmailzadeh, R And Starkman, Gd, Getting A Charge Out Of Dark Matter, Physical Review D 2388-2397 (1990)
  101. Eichler, D, Tev Particles As Weakly Unstable Dark Matter, Physical Review Letters 2440-2442 (1989)
  102. Eichler, D And Cheng, Af, Thermal Afterglow From Transient Energy-Release In Neutron Stars, Astrophysical Journal 360-366 (1989)
  103. Nath, Bb And Eichler, D, On The Explosive Origin Hypothesis For Present-Day Cosmic Voids And Peculiar Velocities, Astrophysical Journal 1-6 (1989)
  104. Ruderman, M And Shaham, J And Tavani, M And Eichler, D, Late Evolution Of Very Low Mass X-Ray Binaries Sustained By Radiation From Their Primaries, Astrophysical Journal 292-312 (1989)
  105. Eichler, D And Ko, Yk, Energized Winds, Astrophysical Journal 179-186 (1988)
  106. Eichler, D And Levinson, A, On Black-Widow Evolutionary Scenarios For Binary Neutron Stars, Astrophysical Journal L67-L70 (1988)
  107. Wang, Zz And Eichler, D, Magnetic-Field Stability Of Neutron Stars, Astrophysical Journal 966-973 (1988)
  108. Blandford, R And Eichler, D, Particle-Acceleration At Astrophysical Shocks - A Theory Of Cosmic-Ray Origin, Physics Reports-Review Section Of Physics Letters 1-75 (1987)
  109. Eichler, D And Adams, Jh, Very-High-Energy Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy, Astrophysical Journal 551-554 (1987)
  110. Bekenstein, J And Eichler, D, Electrodynamic Confinement Of Axisymmetric Flows, Astrophysical Journal 493-501 (1985)
  111. Eichler, D, Nonlinear Shock Acceleration .3. Finite Wave Velocity, Wave Pressure, And Entropy Generation Via Wave Damping, Astrophysical Journal 40-46 (1985)
  112. Ellison, Dc And Eichler, D, Relativistic Cosmic-Ray Spectra In The Fully Nonlinear-Theory Of Shock Acceleration, Physical Review Letters 2735-2738 (1985)
  113. Ellison, Dc And Eichler, D, Monte-Carlo Shock-Like Solutions To The Boltzmann-Equation With Collective Scattering, Astrophysical Journal 691-701 (1984)