Submissions from 2021


Galaxy Zoo 3D: Identifying Bars, Spirals and Foreground Stars in MaNGA Galaxy Data, Karen Masters

Galaxy Zoo: 3D - Crowd-sourced Bar, Spiral and Foreground Star Masks for MaNGA Target Galaxies, Karen Masters, Coleman Krawczyk, Shoaib Shamsi '21, Alexander Todd, and Daniel Finnegan

The American Astronomical Society, find out more The Institute of Physics, find out more The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Detection of Millimeter-wave Transient Sources, Sigurd Naess, Nick Battaglia, J. Richard Bond, and Bruce Partridge

Atacama Cosmology Telescope measurements of a large sample of candidates from the Massive and Distant Clusters of WISE Survey Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect confirmation of MaDCoWS candidates using ACT, John Orlowski-Scherer, Luca Di Mascolo, Tanay Bhandarkar, Alex Manduca, and Bruce Partridge

SDSS-IV/MaNGA: Can Impulsive Gaseous Inflows Explain Steep Oxygen Abundance Profiles and Anomalously Low-Metallicity Regions?, Zachary J. Pace, Christy Tremonti, Adam L. Schaefer, David V. Stark, and Karen Masters

Strong detection of the CMB lensing and galaxy weak lensing cross-correlation from ACT-DR4, Planck Legacy, and KiDS-1000, Naomi Claire Robertson, David Alonso, Joachim Harnois-Deraps, Omar Darwish, and Bruce Partridge

Signatures of Inflowing Gas in Red Geyser Galaxies Hosting Radio Active Galactic Nuclei, Namrata Roy, Kevin Bundy, Kate H.R. Rubin, Kate Rowlands, and David Stark

Radio Morphology of Red Geysers, Namrata Roy, Emily Moravec, Kevin Bundy, Martin J. Hardcastle, and Karen Masters

Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Combined kinematic and thermal Sunyaev-Zel'dovich measurements from BOSS CMASS and LOWZ halos, Emmanuel Schaan, Simone Ferraro, Stefania Amodeo, Nicholas Battaglia, and Bruce Partridge

The mass and galaxy distribution around SZ-selected clusters, Tae-hyeon Shin, Bhuvnesh Jain, Susmita Adhikari, Eric J. Baxter, and Bruce Partridge

The mass and galaxy distribution around SZ-selected clusters, Taehyeon Shin, Bhuvnesh Jain, Susmita Adhikari, Eric J. Baxter, and Bruce Partridge

Kiloparsec-scale AGN outflows and feedback in merger-free galaxies, Rebecca J. Smethurst, Brooke D. Simmons, Alison Coil, Chris J. Lintott, and Karen Masters

HI-MaNGA: tracing the physics of the neutral and ionized ISM with the second data release, David V. Stark, Karen Masters, Vladimir Avila-Reese, Rogemar Riffel, and Rogerio Riffel

Planck constraints on the tensor-to-scalar ratio, MMatthieu Tristram, Anthony J. Banday, Krzysztof M. Gorski, Reijo Keskitalo, and Bruce Partridge

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Probing the baryon content of SDSS DR15 galaxies with the thermal and kinematic Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effects, Eve M. Vavagiakis, Patricio A. Gallardo, Victoria Calafut, Stefania Amodeo, and Bruce Partridge

Buckling Bars in Nearly Face-on Galaxies Observed with MaNGA, Katherine M. Xiang, David M. Nataf, Evangelina Athanassoula, Nadia L. Zakamska, and Karen Masters

Submissions from 2020

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: DR4 maps and cosmological parameters, Simone Aiola, Erminia Calabrese, Loic Maurin, Sigurd Naess, and Bruce Partridge

Planck intermediate results: LVII. Joint Planck LFI and HFI data processing, Yashar Akrami, Kristian J. Andersen, Mark Ashdown, Carlo Baccigalupi, and Bruce Partridge

Planck intermediate results: LV. Reliability and thermal properties of high-frequency sources in the Second Planck Catalogue of Compact Sources, Yashar Akrami, Mark Ashdown, Jonathan Aumont, Carlo Baccigalupi, and Bruce Partridge

Are the Milky Way and Andromeda unusual? A comparison with Milky Way and Andromeda analogues, Nicholas Boardman, Gail Zasowski, Jeffrey A. Newman, Brett Andrews, and Karen Masters

Milky Way analogues in MaNGA: multiparameter homogeneity and comparison to the Milky Way, Nicholas Boardman, Gail Zasowski, Anil Seth, and Karen Masters

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: a measurement of the Cosmic Microwave Background power spectra at 98 and 150 GHz, Steve K. Choi, Matthew Hasselfield, Shuay-Pwu Patty Ho, Brian Koopman, and Bruce Partridge


How sound are our ultralight axion approximations?, Jonathan Cookmeyer '17, Daniel Grin, and Tristan L. Smith


SDSS-IV MaNGA: spatially resolved star formation in barred galaxies, Amelia Fraser-McKelvie, Alfonso Aragon-Salamanca, Michael Merrifield, Karen Masters, and Preethi Nair

SDSS-IV MaNGA: The link between bars and the early cessation of star formation in spiral galaxies, Amelia Fraser-McKelvie, Michael Merrifield, Alfonso Aragon-Salamanca, Thomas Peterken, and Karen Masters


Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Dusty Star-forming Galaxies and Active Galactic Nuclei in the Equatorial Survey, Megan B. Gralla, Tobias A. Marriage, Graeme Addison, Andrew J. Baker, and Bruce Partridge


SDSS-IV MaNGA: spatially resolved dust attenuation in spiral galaxies, Michael J. Greener, Alfonso Aragon-Salamanca, Michael R. Merrifield, Thomas G. Peterken, and Karen Masters

Introduction to Physics in Modern Medicine (3rd ed.), Suzanne Amador Kane and Boris A. Gelman

The Effect of Bars on the Ionized ISM: Optical Emission Lines from Milky Way Analogs, Dhanesh Krishnarao, Christy Tremonti, Amelia Fraser-McKelvie, and Karen Masters

Galaxy Zoo Builder: Four-component Photometric Decomposition of Spiral Galaxies Guided by Citizen Science, Timothy K. Lingard, Karen L. Masters, Coleman Krawczyk, Chris Lintott, and Sandor Kruk

ALMaQUEST. IV. The ALMA-MaNGA QUEnching and STar Formation (ALMaQUEST) Survey, Lihwai H. Lin, Sara L. Ellison, Pan Hsi-An, Mallory D. Thorp, and Karen Masters

SDSS-IV MaNGA: the indispensable role of bars in enhancing the central star formation of low-z galaxies, Lin Lin, Cheng Li, Cheng Du, Enci Wang, and Karen Masters

The cross correlation of the ABS and ACT maps, Zack Li, Sigurd Naess, Simone Aiola, David Alonso, and Bruce Partridge

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Weighing Distant Clusters with the Most Ancient Light, Mathew S. Madhavacheril, Sifon Cristobal, Nicholas Battaglia, Simone Aiola, and Bruce Partridge


Atacama Cosmology Telescope: Component-separated maps of CMB temperature and the thermal Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect, Mathew S. Madhavacheril, J. Colin Hill, Sigurd Naess, Graeme E. Addison, and Bruce Partridge


Searching for Scalar Dark Matter with Compact Mechanical Resonators, Jack Manley, Dalziel J. Wilson, Russell Stump, Daniel Grin, and Swati Singh

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: arcminute-resolution maps of 18 000 square degrees of the microwave sky from ACT 2008-2018 data combined with Planck, Sigurd Naess, Simone Aiola, Jason E. Austermann, Nick Battaglia, and Bruce Partridge


The HI morphology and stellar properties of strongly barred galaxies: support for bar quenching in massive spirals, L. Newnham, Kelley M. Hess, Karen Masters, Sandor Kruk, and Samantha J. Penny

Galactic conformity in both star formation and morphological properties, Justin A. Otter, Karen Masters, Brooke Simmons, and Chris J. Linttot


Outflows in star-forming galaxies: Stacking analyses of resolved winds and the relation to their hosts' properties, G W. Roberts-Borsani, A. Saintonge, Karen Masters, and D. V. Stark


A NICER View of Spectral and Profile Evolution for Three X-Ray-emitting Millisecond Pulsars, Dominick M. Rowan '20, Zaynab Ghazi '22, Leslie Lugo '19, Elizabeth Spano '21, and Andrea Lommen

Experimental Physics: Principles and Practice for the Laboratory, Walter Fox Smith

Galaxy Zoo: probabilistic morphology through Bayesian CNNs and active learning, Mike Walmsley, Lewis Smith, Chris Lintott, and Karen Masters

Submissions from 2019


The Fifteenth Data Release of the Sloan Digital Sky Surveys: First Release of MaNGA Derived Quantities, Data Visualization Tools and Stellar Library, David S. Aguado, Romina Ahumada, Andres Almeida, and Karen Masters

Constraining the Neutron Star Mass-Radius Relation and Dense Matter Equation of State with NICER. I. The Millisecond Pulsar X-Ray Data Set, Slavko Bogdanov, Wynn Ho, Andrea Lommen, Reilly Milburn '19, Sergio Montano '21, and Jesse Zeldes '22


Marvin: A Tool Kit for Streamlined Access and Visualization of the SDSS-IV MaNGA Data Set, Brian Cherinka, Brett H. Andrews, Jose Sanchez-Gallego, and Karen Masters

Getting Connected: An Empirical Investigation of the Relationship Between Social Capital and Philanthropy Among Online Volunteers, Joe Cox, Eun Y. Oh, Brooke Simmons, and Karen Masters


The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: two-season ACTPol extragalactic point sources and their polarization properties, Rahul Datta, Simone Aiola, Steve K. Choi, and Bruce Partridge


Large High-precision X-Ray Timing of Three Millisecond Pulsars with NICER: Stability Estimates and Comparison with Radio, Julia S. Deveva, Paul S. Ray, Andrea Lommen, and Scott M. Ransom


Properties of barred galaxies in the MaNGA galaxy survey, Amelia Fraser-McKelvie, Michael Merrifield, Alfonso Aragon-Salamanca, and Karen L. Masters


SDSS-IV MaNGA: stellar population gradients within barred galaxies, Amelia Fraser-McKelvie, Michael R. Merrifield, Alfonso Aragon-Salamanca, and Karen Masters


Cosmological Probes of Dark Matter Interactions: The Next Decade, Vera Gluscevic, Yacine Ali-Haimoud, Keith Bechtol, Kimberly K. Boddy, and Daniel Grin


Gravitational probes of ultra-light axions, Daniel Grin, Mustafa A. Amin, Vera Gluscevic, Reneé Hlozek, and David J.E. Marsh


SDSS-IV MaNGA: pattern speeds of barred galaxies, Rui Guo, Shude Mao, Evangelina Athanassoula, and Karen Masters


Quantifying the thermal Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect and excess millimetre emission in quasar environments, Kristen Hall, Nadia Zakamska, Graeme Addison, and Bruce Partridge

Making Physics Courses Accessible for Blind Students: Strategies for Course Administration, Class Meetings, and Course Materials, Megan Holt '14, Daniel Gillen '17, Kevin Setter, Paul Thorman, and Suzanne Amador Kane

2MTF - VII. 2MASS tully-fisher survey final data release: Distances for 2062 nearby spiral galaxies, Tao Hong, Lister Staveley-Smith, Karen L. Masters, Christopher M. Springbob, and Lucas M. Macri


2MTF-VII. 2MASS Tully-Fisher survey final data release: distances for 2062 nearby spiral galaxies, Tao Hong, Lister Staveley-Smith, Karen Masters, and Christopher M. Springob


How conspicuous are peacock eyespots and other colorful feathers in the eyes of mammalian predators?, Suzanne Amador Kane, Yuchao Wang '20, Rui Fang '18, and Yabin Lu '18

30-second Universe: 50 most significant ideas, theories, principles and events that sum up... everything, Charles Liu, Karen Masters, and Sevil Salur


Twelve years of Galaxy Zoo, Karen L. Masters


Galaxy Zoo: unwinding the winding problem - observations of spiral bulge prominence and arm pitch angles suggest local spiral galaxies are winding, Karen Masters, Chris J. Linttot, Ross E. Hart, and Sandor J. Kruk

H I-manga: H I follow-up for the MaNGA survey, Karen L. Masters, David V. Stark, Zachary J. Pace, Frederika Phipps, and Wiphu Rujopakarn


H I-MaNGA: H I follow-up for the MaNGA survey, Karen Masters, David V. Stark, Zachary J. Pace, and Frederika Phipps


Weak-lensing Mass Calibration of ACTPol Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Clusters with the Hyper Suprime-Cam Survey, Hironao Miyatake, Nicholas Battaglia, Matt Hilton, and Bruce Partridge


Measurement of the splashback feature around SZ-selected Galaxy clusters with DES, SPT, and ACT, Bruce Partridge

A direct test of density wave theory in a grand-design spiral galaxy, Thomas G. Peterken, Michael R. Merrifield, Alfonso Aragon-Salamanca, and Karen Masters

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: CO(J = 3 - 2) Mapping and Lens Modeling of an ACT-selected Dusty Star-forming Galaxy, Jesus Rivera, Andrew J. Baker, Patricio A. Gallardo, Megan B. Gralla, and Bruce Partridge

The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: CO(J=3-2) Mapping and Lens Modeling of an ACT-selected Dusty Star-forming Galaxy, Jesus Rivera, Andrew J. Baker, Patricio A. Gallardo, and Bruce Partridge


SNITCH: seeking a simple, informative star formation history inference tool, R. J. Smethurst, M. Merrifield, C. J. Lintot, and Karen Masters


Probing spatial variation of the fine-structure constant using the CMB, Tristan L. Smith, Daniel Grin, and Davy Qi


Characterization of the in-flight properties of the Planck telescope, J. A. Tauber, P. H. Nielsen, A. Martin-Polegre, and Bruce Partridge


The Data Analysis Pipeline for the SDSS-IV MaNGA IFU Galaxy Survey: Overview, Kyle B. Westfall, Michele Cappellari, Matthew A. Bershady, and Karen Masters

Enlightening force chains: a review of photoelasticimetry in granular matter, Aghil Abed Zadeh, Jonathan Barés, Theodore A. Brzinski III, Karen E. Daniels, and Joshua Djiksman

Submissions from 2018


Planck intermediate results LIII. Detection of velocity dispersion from the kinetic Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect, Nabila Aghanim, Yashar Akrami, Mark Ashdown, Jonathan Aumont, and Bruce Partridge

Planck intermediate results LIV. The Planck multi-frequency catalogue of non-thermal sources, Yashar Akrami, Francisco Argueso, Mark Ashdown, and Bruce Partridge

The NANOGrav 11 Year Data Set: Pulsar-timing Constraints on the Stochastic Gravitational-wave Background, Zaven Arzoumanian, Paul T. Baker, Adam Brazier, Sarah Burke-Spolaor, and Andrea Lommen


The NANOGrav 11-year Data Set: High-precision Timing of 45 Millisecond Pulsars, Zaven Arzoumanian, Adam Brazier, Sarah Burke-Spolaor, and Andrea Lommen

Auditory driving and affective influences, Marilyn Gail Boltz


Tactile Universe makes outreach feel good, Nicolas Bonne, Jennifer Gupta, Coleman Krawczyk, and Karen Masters


Another look through Heisenberg's microscope, Stephen P. Boughn and Marcel Reginatto


Characterizing Accreting Double White Dwarf Binaries with the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna and Gai, Katelyn Breivik, Kyle Kremer, Michael Bueno '18, Shane Larson, and Scott Coughlin


Sounds of Failure: Passive Acoustic Measurements of Excited Vibrational Modes, Theodore A. Brzinski III and Karen E. Daniels

Studying the Solar system with the International Pulsar Timing Array, R. Nicholas Caballero, Y. J. Guo, Kejia J. Lee, and Andrea Lommen

A precise extragalactic test of General Relativity, Thomas E. Collet, Lindsay J. Oldham, Russel J. Smith, Matthew W. Auger, and Karen Masters

Non-Gaussianity of secondary anisotropies from ACTPol and Planck, William R. Coulton, Simone Aiola, Nick Battaglia, Erminia Calabrese, and Bruce Partridge

Galaxy Zoo: constraining the origin of spiral arms, Ross E. Hart, Steven P. Bamford, William C. Keel, Sandor J. Kruk, and Karen Masters

Effect of the Heating Rate on the Stability of the Three-phase Interstellar Medium, Alex S. Hill, Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, Andrea Gatto, and Juan C. Ibáñez-Mejía


The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: The Two-season ACTPol Sunyaev–Zel'dovich Effect Selected Cluster Catalog, Matt Hilton, Matthew Hasselfield, Cristóbal Sifón, and Bruce Partridge


Using the full power of the cosmic microwave background to probe axion dark matter, Renee Hlozek, David J.E. Marsh, and Daniel Grin


Biomechanics of the peafowl’s crest reveals frequencies tuned to social displays, Suzanne Amador Kane, Daniel Van Beveren '20, and Roslyn Dakin

Courtship display dynamics and iridescent structural color in peacocks and related ocellated pheasant species, Suzanne Amador Kane, Roslyn Dakin, Y. Lu, and R. Fang

Biomechanics of the peafowl's crest: a potential mechanosensory role for feathers during social displays, Suzanne Amador Kane, D. Van Beveren, and Roslyn Dakin

SDSS-IV MaNGA: evidence of the importance of AGN feedback in low-mass galaxies, Karen Masters


Exploring the legacy of big stargazing events, Karen Masters, Jennifer A. Gupta, and Wictoria Kedziora

Signatures of the Galactic bar on stellar kinematics unveiled by APOGEE, Pedro A. Palicio, Inma Martinez-Valpuesta, Carlos Allende Prieto, Claudio Dalla Vecchia, and Karen Masters


Cosmological implications of ultralight axionlike fields, Vivian Poulin, Tristan L. Smith, Daniel Grin, Tanvi Karwal, and Marc Kamionkowski

JINGLE, a JCMT legacy survey of dust and gas for galaxy evolution studies – I. Survey overview and first results, Amélie Saintonge, Christine D. Wilson, Tings Xiao, and Karen Masters

SDSS IV MaNGA: Characterizing Non-Axisymmetric Motions in Galaxy Velocity Fields Using the Radon Transform, David V. Stark, Kevin A. Bundy, Kyle Westfall, and Karen Masters

Nonlocal rheology of dense granular flow in annular shear experiments, Zhu Tang, Theodore A. Brzinski III, Michael Shearer, and Karen E. Daniels