Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics

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galaxies Physics & Astronomy
shock Physics & Astronomy
dust Earth & Environmental Sciences
stars Physics & Astronomy
radio Earth & Environmental Sciences
merger Earth & Environmental Sciences
energy Earth & Environmental Sciences
continuums Physics & Astronomy

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Projects 2003 2020

Research Output 1993 2017

Accurate distances to important spiral galaxies: M63, M74, NGC 1291, NGC 4559, NGC 4625, and NGC 5398

McQuinn, K. B. W., Skillman, E. D., Dolphin, A. E., Berg, D. & Kennicutt, R. Aug 1 2017 In : Astronomical Journal. 154, 2, 51

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

galaxies
field of view
calibration
spiral galaxies
Tully-Fisher relation

A SOFIA FORCAST Grism study of the mineralogy of dust in the winds of proto-planetary nebulae: Rv tauri stars and srd variables

Arneson, R. A., Gehrz, R. D., Woodward, C. E., Helton, L. A., Shenoy, D., Evans, A., Keller, L. D., Hinkle, K. H., Jura, M., Lebzelter, T., Lisse, C. M., Rushton, M. T. & Mizrachi, J. Jul 1 2017 In : Astrophysical Journal. 843, 1, 51

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dust
planetary nebulae
SOFIA (airborne observatory)
mineralogy
silicates

Galaxy Zoo: Quantitative visual morphological classifications for 48 000 galaxies from CANDELS

Simmons, B. D. , Lintott, C. , Willett, K. W. , Masters, K. L. , Kartaltepe, J. S. , Häußler, B. , Kaviraj, S. , Krawczyk, C. , Kruk, S. J. , McIntosh, D. H. , Smethurst, R. J. , Nichol, R. C. , Scarlata, C. , Schawinski, K. , Conselice, C. J. , Almaini, O. , Ferguson, H. C. , Fortson, L. , Hartley, W. , Kocevski, D. & 29 others Koekemoer, A. M., Mortlock, A., Newman, J. A., Bamford, S. P., Grogin, N. A., Lucas, R. A., Hathi, N. P., McGrath, E., Peth, M., Pforr, J., Rizer, Z., Wuyts, S., Barro, G., Bell, E. F., Castellano, M., Dahlen, T., Dekel, A., Ownsworth, J., Faber, S. M., Finkelstein, S. L., Fontana, A., Galametz, A., Grützbauch, R., Koo, D., Lotz, J., Mobasher, B., Mozena, M., Salvato, M. & Wiklind, T. 2017 In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 464, 4, p. 4420-4447 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

galaxies
zoo
near infrared
assembly
classifiers