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Science Bibliography

A list of articles referencing data collected at W.M. Keck Observatory.
This bibliography is limited to articles published in refereed journals.

2016

Accepted & Preprint List

71 update 11Apr2016

Ádámkovics, M.; Mitchell, J.; Hayes, A.; et. al.
Meridional variation in tropospheric methane on Titan observed with AO spectroscopy at Keck and VLT
Icarus 270 376
2016 May
AO NGS NIRSPEC

Agarwal, J.; Jewitt, D.; Weaver, H.; et. al.
Hubble and Keck Telescope Observations of Active Asteroid 288P/300163 (2006 VW139)
AJ 151 12
2016 January
LRIS

Arcavi, I.; Wolf, W.; Howell, D.; et. al.
Rapidly Rising Transients in the Supernova - Superluminous Supernova Gap
ApJ 819 35
2016 March
LRIS

Balashev, S.; Zavarygin, E.; Ivanchik, A.; et. al.
The primordial deuterium abundance: subDLA system at zabs = 2.437 towards the QSO J 1444+2919
MNRAS 458 2188
2016 May
HIRES

Boyajian, T.; LaCourse, D.; Rappaport, S.; et. al.
Planet Hunters IX. KIC 8462852 - where's the flux?
MNRAS 457 3988
2016 April
AO NGS NIRC2

Cooke, E.; Hatch, N.; Stern, D.; et. al.
A mature galaxy cluster at z= 1.58 around the radio galaxy 7C1753+6311
ApJ 816 83
2016 January
LRIS

Cowie, L.; Barger, A.; Songaila, A.
Luminosity Dependence and Redshift Evolution of Strong Emission-Line Diagnostics in Star-Forming Galaxies
ApJ 817 57
2016 January
DEIMOS MOSFIRE

Crawford, S.; Wirth, G.; Bershady, M.; Randriamampandry, S.
Spectroscopy of Luminous Compact Blue Galaxies in Distant Clusters II. Physical Properties of dE Progenitor Candidates
ApJ 817 87
2016 February
DEIMOS

Crighton, N.; O'Meara, J.; Murphy, M.
Possible Population III Remnants at Redshift 3.5
MNRAS 457 L44
2016 March
HIRES

Cummings, J.; Kalirai, J.; Tremblay, P.; Ramirez-Ruiz, E.
Two Massive White Dwarfs from NGC 2323 and the Initial–Final Mass Relation for Progenitors of 4 to 6.5 M
ApJ 818 84
2016 February
LRIS

Cummings, J.; Kalirai, J.; Tremblay, P.; et. al.
An Ultramassive 1.28 M&sun; White Dwarf in NGC 2099
ApJ 820 L18
2016 March
LRIS

Cunningham, E.; Deason, A.; Guhathakurta, P.; et. al.
Isotropic at the Break? 3D Kinematics of Milky Way Halo Stars in the Foreground of M31
ApJ 820 18
2016 March
DEIMOS

David, T.; Hillenbrand, L.; Cody, A.; et. al.
K2 Discovery of Young Eclipsing Binaries in Upper Scorpius: Direct Mass and Radius Determinations for the Lowest Mass Stars and Initial Characterization of an Eclipsing Brown Dwarf Binary
ApJ 816 21
2016 January
HIRES AO NGS NIRC2

Davies, R.; Medling, A.; U, V.; et. al.
Reconstructing merger timelines using star cluster age distributions: the case of MCG+08-11-002
MNRAS 458 158
2016 May
AO LGS NIRC2 OSIRIS

de Pater, I.; Laver, C.; Davies, A.; et. al.
Io: Eruptions at Pillan, and the time evolution of Pele and Pillan from 1996 to 2015
Icarus 264 198
2016 January
AO NGS NIRC2

Dello Russo, N.; Vervack, R.; Kawakita, H.; et. al.
The compositional evolution of C/2012 S1 (ISON) from ground-based high- resolution infrared spectroscopy as part of a worldwide observing campaign
Icarus 266 152
2016 March
NIRSPEC

Desidera, S.; D'Orazi, V.; Lugaro, M.
Is beryllium ultra-depletion in solar-type stars linked to the presence of a white dwarf companion?
A&A 587 A46
2016 March
HIRES

DiSanti, M.; Bonev, B.; Gibb, E.; et. al.
En Route to Destruction: The Evolution in Composition of Ices in Comet D/2012 S1 (ISON) between 1.2 and 0.34 AU from the Sun as Revealed at Infrared Wavelengths
ApJ 820 34
2016 March
NIRSPEC

Dupuy, T.; Kratter, K.; Kraus, A.; et. al.
Orbital Architectures of Planet- Hosting Binaries: I. Forming Five Small Planets in the Truncated Disk of Kepler-444A
ApJ 817 80
2016 January
AO NGS NIRC2 HIRES

Dutta, R.; Gupta, N.; Srianand, R.; O'Meara, J.
Mapping kiloparsec-scale structures in the extended HI disc of the galaxy UGC 00439 by HI 21-cm absorption
MNRAS 456 4209
2016 March
HIRES

Endl, M.; Brugamyer, E.; Cochran, W.; et. al.
Two New Long-period Giant Planets from the McDonald Observatory Planet Search and Two Stars with Long-period Radial Velocity Signals Related to Stellar Activity Cycles
ApJ 818 34
2016
HIRES

Forbes, D.; Romanowsky, A.; Pastorello, N.; et. al.
The SLUGGS Survey: The Assembly Histories of Individual Early-type Galaxies
MNRAS 457 1242
2016 April
DEIMOS

Foster, C.; Pastorello, N.; Roediger, J.; et. al.
The SLUGGS Survey: stellar kinematics, kinemetry and trends at large radii in 25 early-type galaxies
MNRAS 457 147
2016 March
DEIMOS

Fumagalli, M.; O'Meara, J.; Prochaska, J.
The physical properties of z > 2 Lyman limit systems: new constraints for feedback and accretion models
MNRAS.455.4100
2016 February
ESI HIRES

Gaidos, E.; Mann, A.; Ansdell, M.
The Enigmatic and Ephemeral M Dwarf System KOI 6705: Cheshire Cat or Wild Goose?
ApJ 817 50
2016 January
AO LGS NIRC2 ESI

Gettel, S.; Charbonneau, D.; Dressing, C.; et. al.
The Kepler-454 System: A Small, Not- rocky Inner Planet, a Jovian World, and a Distant Companion
ApJ 816 95
2016 January
HIRES

Graham, A.; Durré, M.; Savorgnan, G.; et. al.
A normal supermassive black hole in NGC 1277
ApJ 819 43
2016 March
AO LGS OSIRIS

Harrison, T.
Direct Detection of the L-Dwarf Donor in WZ Sagittae
ApJ 816 4
2016 January
NIRSPEC

Janz, J.; Norris, M.; Forbes, D.; et. al.
The AIMSS Project III: The Stellar Populations of Compact Stellar Systems
MNRAS.456..617
2016 February
ESI

Kane, S.; Thirumalachari, B.; Henry, G.; et. al.
Stellar Activity and Exclusion of the Outer Planet in the HD 99492 System
ApJ 820 L5
2016 March
HIRES

Kartha, S.; Forbes, D.; Alabi, A.; et. al.
The SLUGGS survey: Exploring the globular cluster systems of the Leo II group and their global relationships
MNRAS 458 105
2016 May
DEIMOS

Kewley, L.; Yuan, T.; Nanayakkara, T.; et. al.
Z-FIRE: ISM properties of the z = 2.095 COSMOS Cluster
ApJ 819 100
2016 March
MOSFIRE

Khazov, D.; Yaron, O.; Gal-Yam, A.; et. al.
Flash Spectroscopy: Emission Lines from the Ionized Circumstellar Material around <10-Day-Old Type II Supernovae
ApJ 818 3
2016 March
HIRES LRIS

Kirby, E.; Guhathakurta, P.; Zhang, A.; et. al.
Lithium-rich Giants in Globular Clusters
ApJ 819 135
2016 March
DEIMOS

Krogager, J.; Fynbo, J.; Noterdaeme, P.; et. al.
A quasar reddened by a sub-parsec sized, metal-rich and dusty cloud in a damped Lyman-alpha absorber at z=2.13
MNRAS 455 2698
2016 January
AO LGS NIRC2

Lee, K.; Hennawi, J.; White, M.; et. al.
Shadow of a Colossus: A z=2.45 Galaxy Protocluster Detected in 3D Ly-a Forest Tomographic Mapping of the COSMOS Field
ApJ 817 160
2016 February
LRIS

Leethochawalit, N.; Jones, T.; Ellis, R.; et. al.
A Keck Survey of Gravitationally- Lensed Star-Forming Galaxies: High Spatial Resolution Studies of Kinematics and Metallicity Gradients
ApJ 820 84
2016 April
AO LGS OSIRIS

Lehmann, H.; Borkovits, T.; Rappaport, S.; et. al.
KIC 7177553: a quadruple system of two close binaries
ApJ 819 33
2016 March
AO NGS NIRC2

Liu, Y.; Peng, E.; Blakeslee, J.; et. al.
Evidence for the Rapid Formation of Low-mass Early-type Galaxies in Dense Environments
ApJ 818 179
2016 February
ESI

Mack, C.; Stassun, K.; Schuler, S.; et. al.
Detailed Abundances of Planet- Hosting Wide Binaries. II. HD80606+ HD80607
ApJ 818 54
2016 February
HIRES

Martin, C.; Soto, K
Resolving Gas Flows in the Ultraluminous Starburst IRAS 23365+3604 with Keck LGSAO/OSIRIS
ApJ 819 49
2016 March
AO LGS OSIRIS

Martin, N.; Geha, M.; Ibata, R.; et. al.
Is Draco II one of the faintest dwarf galaxies? First study from Keck/DEIMOS spectroscopy
MNRAS 458 L59
2016 May
DEIMOS HIRES

Martin, N.; Ibata, R.; Collins, M.; et. al.
Triangulum II: a very metal-poor and dynamically hot stellar system
ApJ 818 40
2016 February
DEIMOS

Melin, H.; Badman, S.; Stallard, T.; et. al.
Simultaneous multi- scale and multi-instrument observations of Saturn's aurorae during the 2013 observing campaign
Icarus 263 56
2016 January
NIRSPEC

Mooley, K.; Hallinan, G.; Bourke, S.; et. al.
The Caltech-NRAO Stripe 82 Survey (CNSS) Paper I: The Pilot Radio Transient Survey In 50 deg2
ApJ 818 105
2016 February
DEIMOS ESI LRIS

More, A.; Oguri, M.; Kayo, I.; et. al.
The SDSS-III BOSS quasar lens survey: discovery of thirteen gravitationally lensed quasars
MNRAS 456 1595
2016 February
LRIS

Nielsen, N.; Churchill, C.; Kacprzak, G.; et. al.
MAGIICAT IV. Kinematics of the Circumgalactic Medium and Evidence for Quiescent Evolution Around Red Galaxies
ApJ 818 171
2016 February
HIRES

O'Donoghue, J.; Melin, H.; Stallard, T.; et. al.
Ground-based observations of Saturn's auroral ionosphere over three days: trends in H3+ temperature, density and emission with Saturn local time and planetary period
Icarus 263 44
2016 January
NIRSPEC

Pérez, J.; Hoyos, C.; Díaz, Á.; et. al.
Direct determination of oxygen abundances in line emitting star-forming galaxies at intermediate redshift
MNRAS 455 3359
2016 January
DEIMOS

Perley, D.; Krühler, T.; Schulze, S.; et. al.
The Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Host Galaxy Legacy Survey - I. Sample Selection and Redshift Distribution
ApJ 817 7
2016 January
LRIS MOSFIRE

Petigura, E.; Howard, A.; Lopez, E.; et. al.
Two Transiting Low Density Sub- Saturns from K2
ApJ 818 36
2016 February
AO NGS NIRC2 HIRES

Price, S.; Kriek, M.; Shapley, A.; et. al.
The MOSDEF Survey: Dynamical and Baryonic Masses and Kinematic Structures of Star-Forming Galaxies at 1.4=z=2.6
ApJ 819 80
2016 March
MOSFIRE

Rizzuto, A.; Ireland, M.; Dupuy, T.; Kraus, A.
Dynamical Masses of Young Stars I: Discordant Model Ages of Upper Scorpius
ApJ 817 164
2016 February
AO NGS NIRC2

Rowan, D.; Meschiari, S.; Laughlin, G.; et. al.
The Lick-Carnegie Exoplanet Survey: HD32963 -- A New Jupiter Analog Orbiting a Sun-like Star
ApJ 817 104
2016 February
HIRES

Rubin, A.; Gal-Yam, A.; De Cia, A.; et. al.
Type II Supernova Energetics and Comparison of Light Curves to Shock-cooling Models
ApJ 820 33
2016 March
DEIMOS LRIS

Ryabchikova, T.; Piskunov, N.; Pakhomov, Yu.; et. al.
Accuracy of atmospheric parameters of FGK dwarfs determined by spectrum fitting
MNRAS 456 1221
2016 February
HIRES

Sanders, R.; Shapley, A; Kriek, M.; et. al.
The MOSDEF Survey: Electron Density and Ionization Parameter at z ~ 2.3
ApJ 816 23
2016 January
MOSFIRE

Schlieder, J.; Skemer, A.; Maire, A.; et. al.
The LEECH Exoplanet Imaging Survey: Orbit and Component Masses of the Intermediate-age, Late-type Binary NO UMa
ApJ 818 1
2016 February
AO NGS NIRC2

Shivaei, I.; Kriek, M.; Reddy, N.; et. al.
The MOSDEF Survey: The strong agreement between H-alpha and UV-to-FIR star formation rates for z~2 star- forming galaxies
ApJ 820 L23
2016 March
MOSFIRE

Simon, A.; Rowe, J.; Gaulme, P.; et. al.
Neptune's Dynamic Atmosphere from Kepler K2 Observations: Implications for Brown Dwarf Light Curve Analyses
ApJ 817 162
2016 February
AO NGS NIRC2

Smith, N.; Andrews, J.; Mauerhan, J.; et. al.
The Persistent Eruption of UGC~2773- OT: Finally, a Decade-Long Extragalactic Eta Carinae Analog
MNRAS 455 3546
2016 February
LRIS DEIMOS

Stone, J.; Skemer, A.; Kratter, K.; et. al.
Adaptive Optics imaging of VHS 1256- 1257: A Low Mass Companion to a Brown Dwarf Binary System
ApJ 818 L12
2016 February
AO NGS NIRC2

Sun, L.; Zhou, H.; Hao, L.; et. al.
Keck/ESI Long-slit Spectroscopy of SBS 1421+ 511: A Recoiling Quasar Nucleus in An Active Galaxy Pair?
ApJ 818 64
2016 February
ESI

Sweet, S.; Drinkwater, M.; Meurer, G.; et. al.
Kinematics of dwarf galaxies in gas- rich groups, and the survival and detectability of tidal dwarf galaxies
MNRAS 455 2508
2016 January
DEIMOS

Taddia, F.; Sollerman, J.; Fremling, C.; et. al.
Long-rising Type II supernovae from Palomar Transient Factory and Caltech Core-Collapse Project
A&A 588 A5
2016 April
DEIMOS LRIS

Toy, V.; Cenko, S.; Silverman, J.; et. al.
Optical and Near-infrared Observations of SN 2013dx Associated with GRB 130702A
ApJ 818 79
2016 February
DEIMOS LRIS MOSFIRE

Treu, T.; Brammer, G.; Diego, J.; et. al.
"Refsdal" meets Popper: comparing predictions of the re-appearance of the multiply imaged supernova behind MACSJ1149.5+2223
ApJ 817 60
2016 January
DEIMOS

Weiss, L.; Rogers, L.; Isaacson, H.; et. al.
Revised Masses and Densities of the Planets around Kepler-10
ApJ 819 83
2016 March
HIRES

Wittenmyer, R.; Johnson, J.; Butler, R.; et. al.
The Pan-Pacific Planet Search. IV. Two super-Jupiters in a 3:5 resonance orbiting the giant star HD33844
ApJ 818 35
2016 February
HIRES

Xu, S.; Jura, M.; Dufour, P.; Zuckerman, B.
Evidence for Gas from a Disintegrating Extrasolar Asteroid
ApJ 816 L22
2016 January
ESI HIRES

Zahedy, F.; Chen, H.; Rauch, M.; et. al.
Probing the Cool Interstellar and Circumgalactic Gas of Three Massive Lensing Galaxies at z=0.4-0.7
MNRAS 458 2423
2016 May
HIRES