Astronomy Publications

"An ancient extrasolar system with five sub-Earth-size planets,"
T. Campante, T. Barclay, J. Swift, D. Huber, V. Adibekyan, W. Cochran, C. J. Burke, H. Isaacson, E. Quintana, G. Davies, V. Aguirre, D. Ragozzine, R. Riddle, C. Baranec, S. Basu, W. Chaplin, J. Christensen-Dalsgaard, T. Metcalfe, T. Bedding, R. Handberg, D. Stello, J. Brewer, S. Hekker, C. Karoff, R. Kolbl, N. Law, M. Lundkvist, A. Miglio, J. Rowe, N. Santos, C. Van Laerhoven, T. Arentoft, Y. Elsworth, D. Fischer, S. Kawaler, H. Kjeldsen, M. Lund, G. Marcy, S. Sousa, A. Sozzetti & T. R. White
in submission, 2014.

"The Near-Ultraviolet Luminosity Function of Early M-Dwarf Stars,"
M. Ansdell, E. Gaidos, A. Mann, S. Lépine, D. James, A. Buccino, C. Baranec, N. Law, R. Riddle & P. Mauas
The Astrophysical Journal, in press, 2014.

"Characterization of the atmosphere of the hot Jupiter HAT-P-32Ab and the M-dwarf companion HAT-P-32B,"
M. Zhao, J. O'Rourke, J. Wright, H. Knutson, A. Burrows, J. Fortney, H. Ngo, B. J. Fulton, C. Baranec, R. Riddle, N. Law, P. Muirhead, S. Hinkley, A. Showman, J. Curtis & R. Burruss
The Astrophysical Journal, in press, 2014.

"Multiplicity Survey of Nearby Solar-type Dwarfs with Robo-AO,"
R. Riddle, A. Tokovinin, B. Mason, W. Hartkopf, L. Roberts, C. Baranec, N. Law, K. Bui, M. Burse, H. Das, R. Dekany, S. Kulkarni, S. Punnadi, A. N. Ramaprakash & S. Tendulkar
The Astrophysical Journal, in press, 2014.

"Characterizing the Cool KOIs. VI. H- and K-band Spectra of Kepler M Dwarf Planet-Candidate Hosts,"
P. Muirhead, J. Becker, G. Feiden, B. Rojas-Ayala, A. Vanderburg, E. Price, R. Thorp, N. Law, R. Riddle, C. Baranec, K. Hamren, E. Schlawin, K. Covey, J. Johnson & J. Lloyd
The Astrophysical Journal Supplement, 213, 5, 2014.

"Robotic laser-adaptive-optics imaging of 715 Kepler exoplanet candidates using Robo-AO,"
N. Law, T. Morton, C. Baranec, R. Riddle, G. Ravichandran, C. Ziegler, J. Johnson, S. Tendulkar, K. Bui, M. Burse, H. Das, R. Dekany, S. Kulkarni, S. Punnadi & A. N. Ramaprakash
The Astrophysical Journal, 791, 35, 2014.

"Characterizing the Cool KOIs. V. KOI-256: A Mutually Eclipsing Post-common Envelope Binary,"
P. Muirhead, A. Vanderburg, A. Shporer, J. Becker, J. Swift, J. Lloyd, J. Fuller, M. Zhao, S. Hinkley, J. S. Pineda, M. Bottom, A. Howard, K. von Braun, T. Boyajian, N. Law, C. Baranec, R. Riddle, A. N. Ramaprakash, S. Tendulkar, K. Bui, M. Burse, P. Chordia, H. Das, R. Dekany, S, Punnadi & J. A. Johnson
The Astrophysical Journal, 767, 111, 2013.

"Characterizing the Cool KOIs. IV. Kepler-32 as a Prototype for the Formation of Compact Planetary Systems Throughout the Galaxy,"
J. Swift, J. Johnson, T. Morton, J. Crepp, B. Montet, D. Fabrycky & P. Muirhead
The Astrophysical Journal, 764, 105, 2013.

"Millions of Multiples: Detecting and Characterizing Close-Separation Binary Systems in Synoptic Sky Surveys,"
E. Terziev, N. Law, I. Arcavi, C. Baranec, J. Bloom, K. Bui, M. Burse, P. Chorida, H. Das, R. Dekany, A. Kraus, S. Kulkarni, P. Nugent, E. Ofek, S. Punnadi, A. N. Ramaprakash, R. Riddle & S. Tendulkar
The Astrophysical Journal Supplement, 206, 18, 2013.

"Three New Eclipsing White-dwarf - M-dwarf Binaries Discovered in a Search for Transiting Planets Around M-dwarfs,"
N. M. Law, A. L. Kraus, R. Street, B. J. Fulton, L. A. Hillenbrand, A. Shporer, T. Lister, C. Baranec, J. S. Bloom, K. Bui, M. P. Burse, S. Bradley Cenko, H. K. Das, J. T. C. Davis, R. G. Dekany, A. V. Filippenko, M. M. Kasliwal, S. R. Kulkarni, P. Nugent, E. O. Ofek, D. Poznanski, R. M. Quimby, A. N. Ramaprakash, R. Riddle, J. M. Silverman, S. Sivanandam & S. Tendulkar
The Astrophysical Journal, 757, 133, 2012.

Conference Proceedings and White Papers

"Twelve-thousand laser-AO observations: first results from the Robo-AO large surveys,"
N. M. Law, C. Baranec & R. Riddle
Proc. SPIE Adaptive Optics Systems IV, eds. E. Marchetti, J.-P. Veran & L. Close, 9148, 2014.

"Planets Around M-dwarfs - Astrometric Detection and Orbit Characterization,"
N. Law, S. Kulkarni, R. Dekany & C. Baranec
Astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey, 2009.

"Mass makeup of galaxies,"
E. Ofek, N. Law & S. Kulkarni
Astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey, 2009.