Institute of Astronomy

Recent IoA Publications

CALIFA, the Calar Alto Legacy Integral Field Area survey. III. Second public data release

R. García-Benito, S. Zibetti, S. F. Sánchez, B. Husemann, A. L. de Amorim, A. Castillo-Morales, R. Cid Fernandes, S. C . Ellis, J. Falcón-Barroso, L. Galbany, A. Gil de Paz, R. M. González Delgado, E. A. D. Lacerda, R. López-Fernandez, A. de Lorenzo-Cáceres, M. Lyubenova, R. A. Marino, D. Mast, M. A. Mendoza, E. Pérez, N. Vale Asari, J. A. L. Aguerri, Y. Ascasibar, S. Bekeraitė, J. Bland-Hawthorn, J. K. Barrera-Ballesteros, M. Cano-Díaz, C. Catalán-Torrecilla, C. Cortijo, G. Delgado-Inglada, M. Demleitner, R.-J. Dettmar, A. I. Díaz, E. Florido, A. Gallazzi, B. García-Lorenzo, J. M. Gomes, L. Holmes, J. Iglesias-Páramo, K. Jahnke, V. Kalinova, C. Kehrig, R. C. Kennicutt Jr, Á. R. López-Sánchez, I. Márquez, et al. (26 additional authors not shown)

Water Vapour Absorption in the Clear Atmosphere of an exo-Neptune

Jonathan Fraine, Drake Deming, Björn Benneke, Heather Knutson, Andrés Jordán, Néstor Espinoza, Nikku Madhusudhan, Ashlee Wilkins, Kamen Todorov

Hydrogen delivery onto white dwarfs from remnant exo-Oort cloud comets

Dimitri Veras, Andrew Shannon, Boris T. Gaensicke

VLT/FLAMES spectroscopy of red giant branch stars in the Fornax dwarf spheroidal galaxy

B. Lemasle, T. de Boer, V. Hill, E. Tolstoy, M. Irwin, P. Jablonka, K. Venn, G. Battaglia, E. Starkenburg, M. Shetrone, B. Letarte, P. Francois, A. Helmi, F. Primas, A. Kaufer, T. Szeifert

The Gaia-ESO Survey: the most metal-poor stars in the Galactic bulge

L. Howes, M. Asplund, A. R. Casey, S. C. Keller, D. Yong, G. Gilmore, K. Lind, C. Worley, M. S. Bessell, L. Casagrande, A. F. Marino, D. M. Nataf, C. I. Owen, G. S. Da Costa, B. P. Schmidt, P. Tisserand, S. Randich, S. Feltzing, A. Vallenari, C. Allende Prieto, T. Bensby, E. Flaccomio, A. J. Korn, E. Pancino, A. Recio-Blanco, R. Smiljanic, M. Bergemann, M. T. Costado, F. Damiani, U. Heiter, V. Hill, A. Hourihane, P. Jofré, C. Lardo, P. de Laverny, L. Magrini, E. Maiorca, T. Masseron, L. Morbidelli, G. G. Sacco, D. Minniti, M. Zoccali

Representations of Time Coordinates in FITS

Arnold H. Rots, Peter S. Bunclark, Mark R. Calabretta, Steven L. Allen, Richard N. Manchester, William T. Thompson

A PAndAS view of M31 dwarf elliptical satellites: NGC147 and NGC185

D. Crnojević (1,2), A. M. N. Ferguson (1), M. J. Irwin (3), A. W. McConnachie (4), E. J. Bernard (1), M. A. Fardal (5), R. A. Ibata (6), G. F. Lewis (3,7), N. F. Martin (6), J. F. Navarro (8), N. E. D. Noël (9), S. Pasetto (10) ((1) Institute for Astronomy, University of Edinburgh, Royal Observatory, UK, (2) Physics Department, Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX, USA, (3) Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge, UK, (4) NRC Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Victoria BC, Canada, (5) Department of Astronomy, University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA, USA, (6) Observatoire astronomique de Strasbourg, Université de Strasbourg, CNRS, Strasbourg, France, (7) Sydney Institute for Astronomy, School of Physics, The University of Sydney NSW, Australia, (8) Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Victoria, Victoria BC, Canada, (9) Department of Physics, University of Surrey, Guildford Surrey, UK, (10) University College London, Department of Space & Climate Physics, Mullard Space Science Laboratory, Dorking Surrey, UK)

[CII] 158 $\mu$m Emission as a Star Formation Tracer

R. Herrera-Camus, A. D. Bolatto, M. G. Wolfire, J. D. Smith, K. V. Croxall, R. C. Kennicutt, D. Calzetti, G. Helou, F. Walter, A. K. Leroy, B. Draine, B. R. Brandl, L. Armus, K. M. Sandstrom, D. A. Dale, G. Aniano, S. E. Meidt, M. Boquien, L. K. Hunt, M. Galametz, F. S. Tabatabaei, E. J. Murphy, P. Appleton, H. Roussel, C. Engelbracht, P. Beirao

Robust parameter estimation for compact binaries with ground-based gravitational-wave observations using LALInference

John Veitch, Vivien Raymond, Benjamin Farr, Will M. Farr, Philip Graff, Salvatore Vitale, Ben Aylott, Kent Blackburn, Nelson Christensen, Michael Coughlin, Walter Del Pozzo, Farhan Feroz, Jonathan Gair, Carl-Johan Haster, Vicky Kalogera, Tyson Littenberg, Ilya Mandel, Richard O'Shaughnessy, Matthew Pitkin, Carl Rodriguez, Christian Röver, Trevor Sidery, Rory Smith, Marc Van Der Sluys, Alberto Vecchio, Will Vousden, Leslie Wade

Planck intermediate results. XXXII. The relative orientation between the magnetic field and structures traced by interstellar dust

Planck Collaboration: R. Adam, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. I. R. Alves, M. Arnaud, D. Arzoumanian, M. Ashdown, J. Aumont, C. Baccigalupi, A. J. Banday, R. B. Barreiro, N. Bartolo, E. Battaner, K. Benabed, A. Benoit-Lévy, J.-P. Bernard, M. Bersanelli, P. Bielewicz, A. Bonaldi, L. Bonavera, J. R. Bond, J. Borrill, F. R. Bouchet, F. Boulanger, A. Bracco, C. Burigana, R. C. Butler, E. Calabrese, J.-F. Cardoso, A. Catalano, A. Chamballu, H. C. Chiang, P. R. Christensen, S. Colombi, L. P. L. Colombo, C. Combet, F. Couchot, B. P. Crill, A. Curto, F. Cuttaia, L. Danese, R. D. Davies, R. J. Davis, P. de Bernardis, A. de Rosa, G. de Zotti, J. Delabrouille, C. Dickinson, J. M. Diego, H. Dole, S. Donzelli, O. Doré, M. Douspis, A. Ducout, X. Dupac, G. Efstathiou, F. Elsner, T. A. Enßlin, et al. (143 additional authors not shown)

Reconnaissance of the HR 8799 Exosolar System II: Astrometry and Orbital Motion

L. Pueyo, R. Soummer, J. Hoffmann, R. Oppenheimer, J. R. Graham, N. Zimmerman, C. Zhai, J. K. Wallace, F. Vescelus, A. Veicht, G. Vasisht, T. Truong, A. Sivaramakrishnan, M. Shao, L. C. Roberts Jr., J. E. Roberts, E. Rice, I. R. Parry, R. Nilsson, S. Luszcz-Cook, T. Lockhart, E. R. Ligon, D. King, S. Hinkley, L. Hillenbrand, D. Hale, R. Dekany, J. R. Crepp, E. Cady, R. Burruss, D. Brenner, C. Beichman, C. Baranec

Exploring the origin of a large cavity in Abell 1795 using deep Chandra observations

S. A. Walker, A. C. Fabian, P. Kosec

Cool dust heating and temperature mixing in nearby star-forming galaxies

L.K. Hunt, B.T. Draine, S. Bianchi, K.D. Gordon, G. Aniano, D. Calzetti, D.A. Dale, G. Helou, J.L. Hinz, R.C. Kennicutt, H. Roussel, C.D. Wilson, A. Bolatto, M. Boquien, K.V. Croxall, M. Galametz, A. Gil de Paz, J. Koda, J.C. Munoz-Mateos, K.M. Sandstrom, M. Sauvage, L. Vigroux, S. Zibetti

Planck intermediate results. XXX. The angular power spectrum of polarized dust emission at intermediate and high Galactic latitudes

Planck Collaboration: R. Adam, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, M. Arnaud, J. Aumont, C. Baccigalupi, A. J. Banday, R. B. Barreiro, J. G. Bartlett, N. Bartolo, E. Battaner, K. Benabed, A. Benoit-Lévy, J.-P. Bernard, M. Bersanelli, P. Bielewicz, A. Bonaldi, L. Bonavera, J. R. Bond, J. Borrill, F. R. Bouchet, F. Boulanger, A. Bracco, M. Bucher, C. Burigana, R. C. Butler, E. Calabrese, J.-F. Cardoso, A. Catalano, A. Challinor, A. Chamballu, R.-R. Chary, H. C. Chiang, P. R. Christensen, D. L. Clements, S. Colombi, L. P. L. Colombo, C. Combet, F. Couchot, A. Coulais, A. Curto, F. Cuttaia, L. Danese, R. D. Davies, R. J. Davis, P. de Bernardis, G. de Zotti, J. Delabrouille, J.-M. Delouis, F.-X. Désert, C. Dickinson, J. M. Diego, K. Dolag, H. Dole, S. Donzelli, O. Doré, M. Douspis, A. Ducout, et al. (171 additional authors not shown)

Planck intermediate results. XXXI. Microwave survey of Galactic supernova remnants

Planck Collaboration

Deep Thermal Infrared Imaging of HR 8799 bcde: New Atmospheric Constraints and Limits on a Fifth Planet

Thayne Currie, Adam Burrows, Julien H. Girard, Ryan Cloutier, Misato Fukagawa, Satoko Sorahana, Marc Kuchner, Scott J. Kenyon, Nikku Madhusudhan, Yoichi Itoh, Ray Jayawardhana, Soko Matsumura, Tae-Soo Pyo

Detailed modelling of a large sample of Herschel sources in the Lockman Hole: identification of cold dust and of lensing candidates through their anomalous SEDs

Michael Rowan-Robinson (Imperial College), Lingyu Wang (Durham University), Julie Wardlow (University of Copenhagen), Duncan Farrah (Virginia Tech), Seb Oliver (Sussex University), Jamie Bock (JPL), Charlotte Clarke (Caltech), David Clements (Imperial College), Edo Ibar (Universidad de Valparaiso), Eduardo Gonzalez-Solares (IoA Cambridge), Lucia Marchetti (Open University), Douglas Scott (University of British Columbia), Anthony Smith (Sussex University), Mattia Vaccari (University of Western Cape), Ivan Valtchanov (European Space Science Centre Madrid)

The AGB population in IC 1613 using JHK photometry

L. F. Sibbons, S. G. Ryan, M. Irwin, R. Napiwotzki

A Local Baseline of the Black Hole Mass Scaling Relations for Active Galaxies. III. The BH mass - $\sigma$ relation

Vardha N. Bennert, Tommaso Treu, Matthew W. Auger, Rebecca Rosen, Chelsea E. Harris, Matthew A. Malkan, Jong-Hak Woo

Optimal Measures for Characterizing Water-rich Super-Earths

Nikku Madhusudhan (IoA, Cambridge), Seth Redfield (Wesleyan Univ.)