Publications (and under review articles) are listed in reversed chronological order.


  1. Angular Momentum Loss During Stable Mass Transfer onto a Compact object: the Effect of Mass Loss via Accretion Disk Winds
    M. Gallegos-Garcia, J. Jacquemin-Ide, and V. Kalogera
    submitted to Astrophysical Journal Aug 2023
  2. Evolutionary Origins of Binary Neutron Star Mergers: Effects of Common Envelope Efficiency and Metallicity
    M. Gallegos-Garcia, C. P. L. Berry, and V. Kalogera
    Astrophysical Journal Oct 2023


  1. Do High-spin High-mass X-Ray Binaries Contribute to the Population of Merging Binary Black Holes?
    M. Gallegos-Garcia, M. Fishbach, V. Kalogera, and 2 more authors
    Astrophysical Journal Letters Oct 2022


  1. Binary Black Hole Formation with Detailed Modeling: Stable Mass Transfer Leads to Lower Merger Rates
    M. Gallegos-Garcia, C. P. L. Berry, P. Marchant, and 1 more author
    Astrophysical Journal Dec 2021


  1. Winds in Star Clusters Drive Kolmogorov Turbulence
    M. Gallegos-Garcia, B. Burkhart, A. Rosen, and 2 more authors
    Astrophysical Journal Letters Aug 2020


  1. Tidal Disruptions of Main-sequence Stars of Varying Mass and Age: Inferences from the Composition of the Fallback Material
    M. Gallegos-Garcia, J. Law-Smith, and E. Ramirez-Ruiz
    Astrophysical Journal Apr 2018