Nathaniel Butler

Associate Professor

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20002021

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  • 2021

    Erratum: A search for optical and near-infrared counterparts of the compact binary merger GW190814(Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (2020) 499 (3868–3883) DOI: 10.1093/mnras/staa2798)

    Thakur, A. L., Dichiara, S., Troja, E., Chase, E. A., Sánchez-Ramírez, R., Piro, L., Fryer, C. L., Butler, N. R., Watson, A. M., Wollaeger, R. T., Ambrosi, E., González, J. B., Becerra, R. L., Bruni, G., Cenko, S. B., Cusumano, G., D'Aì, A., Durbak, J., Fontes, C. J., Gatkine, P. & 12 others, Hungerford, A. L., Korobkin, O., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Lotti, S., Minervini, G., Novara, G., La Parola, V., Pereyra, M., Ricci, R., Tiengo, A. & Veilleux, S., Feb 1 2021, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 501, 2, p. 2821 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  • Fast period searches using the Lomb–Scargle algorithm on Graphics Processing Units for large datasets and real-time applications

    Gowanlock, M., Kramer, D., Trilling, D. E., Butler, N. R. & Donnelly, B., Jul 2021, In: Astronomy and Computing. 36, 100472.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Modeling the prompt optical emission of GRB 180325A: The evolution of a spike from the optical to gamma rays

    Becerra, R. L., De Colle, F., Cantó, J., Lizano, S., González, R. F., Granot, J., Klotz, A., Watson, A. M., Fraija, N., Araudo, A. T., Troja, E., Atteia, J. L., Lee, W. H., Turpin, D., Bloom, J. S., Boer, M., Butler, N. R., González, J. J., Kutyrev, A. S., Prochaska, J. X. & 3 others, Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G. & Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Feb 10 2021, In: Astrophysical Journal. 908, 1, abcd3a.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
  • 2020

    A search for optical and near-infrared counterparts of the compact binary merger GW190814

    Thakur, A. L., Dichiara, S., Troja, E., Chase, E. A., Sánchez-Ramírez, R., Piro, L., Fryer, C. L., Butler, N. R., Watson, A. M., Wollaeger, R. T., Ambrosi, E., Becerra González, J., Becerra, R. L., Bruni, G., Cenko, S. B., Cusumano, G., D'Aì, A., Durbak, J., Fontes, C. J., Gatkine, P. & 12 others, Hungerford, A. L., Korobkin, O., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Lotti, S., Minervini, G., Novara, G., la Parola, V., Pereyra, M., Ricci, R., Tiengo, A. & Veilleux, S., Dec 1 2020, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 499, 3, p. 3868-3883 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    4 Scopus citations
  • Camera articulation prototype of the Giant Magellan Telescope Multi-object Astronomical and Cosmological Spectrograph (GMACS)

    Ji, T. G., Cook, E., Pak, S., Kelly, E., Bush, L., Barba, L., Mason, J., Lee, H. I., Depoy, D. L., Marshall, J. L., Butler, N., Faes, D. M., Froning, C., Gamaunt, J., Jones, D., Mauskopf, P., Mendes De Oliveira, C., Papovich, C., Prochaska, T., Ribeiro, R. A. S. & 6 others, Schmidt, L. M., Scowen, P., Souza, A., Taylor, K., Braulio Neto, A. & Pires, P., 2020, Software and Cyberinfrastructure for Astronomy VI. Guzman, J. C. & Ibsen, J. (eds.). SPIE, 1145224. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 11452).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • Limits on the electromagnetic counterpart to S190814bv

    Watson, A. M., Butler, N. R., Lee, W. H., Becerra, R. L., Pereyra, M., Angeles, F., Farah, A., Figueroa, L., Gónzalez-Buitrago, D., Quirós, F., Ruíz-Díaz-Soto, J., Tejada De Vargas, C., Tinoco, S. J. & Wolfram, T., 2020, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 492, 4, p. 5916-5921 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    15 Scopus citations
  • The Importance of Star Formation Intensity in Lyα Escape from Green Pea Galaxies and Lyman Break Galaxy Analogs

    Kim, K., Malhotra, S., Rhoads, J. E., Butler, N. R. & Yang, H., Apr 20 2020, In: Astrophysical Journal. 893, 2, 134.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • 2019

    A long-lived neutron star merger remnant in GW170817: Constraints and clues from X-ray observations

    Piro, L., Troja, E., Zhang, B., Ryan, G., Van Eerten, H., Ricci, R., Wieringa, M. H., Tiengo, A., Butler, N. R., Cenko, S. B., Fox, O. D., Khandrika, H. G., Novara, G., Rossi, A. & Sakamoto, T., Feb 21 2019, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 483, 2, p. 1912-1921 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    67 Scopus citations
  • A multiwavelength analysis of a collection of short-duration GRBs observed between 2012 and 2015

    Pandey, S. B., Hu, Y., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Pozanenko, A. S., Sánchez-Ramírez, R., Gorosabel, J., Guziy, S., Jelinek, M., Tello, J. C., Jeong, S., Oates, S. R., Zhang, B. B., Mazaeva, E. D., Volnova, A. A., Minaev, P. Y., Van Eerten, H. J., Caballero-García, M. D., Pérez-Ramírez, D., Bremer, M., Winters, J. M. & 54 others, Park, I. H., Nicuesa Guelbenzu, A., Klose, S., Moskvitin, A., Sokolov, V. V., Sonbas, E., Ayala, A., Cepa, J., Butler, N., Troja, E., Chernenko, A. M., Molkov, S. V., Volvach, A. E., Inasaridze, R. Y., Egamberdiyev, S. A., Burkhonov, O., Reva, I. V., Polyakov, K. A., Matkin, A. A., Ivanov, A. L., Molotov, I., Guver, T., Watson, A. M., Kutyrev, A., Lee, W. H., Fox, O., Littlejohns, O., Cucchiara, A., Gonzalez, J., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Tanvir, N. R., Bloom, J. S., Prochaska, J. X., Gehrels, N., Moseley, H., De Diego, J. A., Ramírez-Ruiz, E., Klunko, E. V., Fan, Y., Zhao, X., Bai, J., Wang, C., Xin, Y., Cui, C., Tungalag, N., Peng, Z. K., Kumar, A., Gupta, R., Aryan, A., Kumar, B., Volvach, L. N., Lamb, G. P. & Valeev, A. F., Mar 13 2019, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 485, 4, p. 5294-5318 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    7 Scopus citations
  • Evidence for a Bright-edged Jet in the Optical/Near-infrared Afterglow of GRB 160625B

    Strausbaugh, R., Butler, N., Lee, W. H., Troja, E. & Watson, A. M., 2019, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 873, 1, L6.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • First Results from the Rapid-response Spectrophotometric Characterization of Near-Earth Objects Using RATIR

    Navarro-Meza, S., Mommert, M., Trilling, D. E., Butler, N., Reyes-Ruiz, M., Pichardo, B., Axelrod, T., Jedicke, R. & Moskovitz, N., May 2019, In: Astronomical Journal. 157, 5, 190.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • GRB 180620A: Evidence for Late-time Energy Injection

    Becerra, R. L., De Colle, F., Watson, A. M., Fraija, N., Butler, N. R., Lee, W. H., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Bloom, J. S., González, J. J., Kutyrev, A. S., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G. & Troja, E., Dec 20 2019, In: Astrophysical Journal. 887, 2, 254.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • Late Central-engine Activity in GRB 180205A

    Becerra, R. L., Watson, A. M., Fraija, N., Butler, N., Lee, W. H., Troja, E., Román-Zñiga, C. G., Kutyrev, A. S., Álvarez Nuñez, L. C., Ángeles, F., Chapa, O., Cuevas, S., Farah, A. S., Fuentes-Fernández, J., Figueroa, L., Langarica, R., Quirós, F., Ruíz-Díaz-Soto, J., Tejada, C. G. & Tinoco, S. J., 2019, In: Astrophysical Journal. 872, 2, 118.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    5 Scopus citations
  • Reverse Shock Emission Revealed in Early Photometry in the Candidate Short GRB 180418A

    Becerra, R. L., Dichiara, S., Watson, A. M., Troja, E., Fraija, N., Klotz, A., Butler, N. R., Lee, W. H., Veres, P., Turpin, D., Bloom, J. S., Boer, M., González, J. J., Kutyrev, A. S., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E. & Richer, M. G., Aug 10 2019, In: Astrophysical Journal. 881, 1, 12.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    8 Scopus citations
  • Searches after Gravitational Waves Using ARizona Observatories (SAGUARO): System Overview and First Results from Advanced LIGO/Virgo's Third Observing Run

    Lundquist, M. J., Paterson, K., Fong, W., Sand, D. J., Andrews, J. E., Shivaei, I., Daly, P. N., Valenti, S., Yang, S., Christensen, E., Gibbs, A. R., Shelly, F., Wyatt, S., Eskandari, O., Kuhn, O., Amaro, R. C., Arcavi, I., Behroozi, P., Butler, N., Chomiuk, L. & 37 others, Corsi, A., Drout, M. R., Egami, E., Fan, X., Foley, R. J., Frye, B., Gabor, P., Green, E. M., Grier, C. J., Guzman, F., Hamden, E., Howell, D. A., Jannuzi, B. T., Kelly, P., Milne, P., Moe, M., Nugent, A., Olszewski, E., Palazzi, E., Paschalidis, V., Psaltis, D., Reichart, D., Rest, A., Rossi, A., Schroeder, G., Smith, P. S., Smith, N., Spekkens, K., Strader, J., Stark, D. P., Trilling, D., Veillet, C., Wagner, M., Weiner, B., Wheeler, J. C., Williams, G. G. & Zabludoff, A., Aug 20 2019, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 881, 2, L26.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    15 Scopus citations
  • The fast, luminous ultraviolet transient AT2018cow: Extreme supernova, or disruption of a star by an intermediate-mass black hole?

    Perley, D. A., Mazzali, P. A., Yan, L., Cenko, S. B., Gezari, S., Taggart, K., Blagorodnova, N., Fremling, C., Mockler, B., Singh, A., Tominaga, N., Tanaka, M., Watson, A. M., Ahumada, T., Anupama, G. C., Ashall, C., Becerra, R. L., Bersier, D., Bhalerao, V., Bloom, J. S. & 45 others, Butler, N. R., Copperwheat, C., Coughlin, M. W., De, K., Drake, A. J., Duev, D. A., Frederick, S., González, J. J., Goobar, A., Heida, M., Ho, A. Y. Q., Horst, J., Hung, T., Itoh, R., Jencson, J. E., Kasliwal, M. M., Kawai, N., Khanam, T., Kulkarni, S. R., Kumar, B., Kumar, H., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Maeda, K., Mahabal, A., Murata, K. L., Neill, J. D., Ngeow, C. C., Penprase, B., Pian, E., Quimby, R., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Romań-Zúñiga, C. G., Sahu, D. K., Srivastav, S., Socia, Q., Sollerman, J., Tachibana, Y., Taddia, F., Tinyanont, S., Troja, E., Ward, C., Wee, J. & Yu, P. C., Mar 21 2019, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 484, 1, p. 1031-1049 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    50 Scopus citations
  • 2018

    Don't Blink: Constraining the Circumstellar Environment of the Interacting Type Ia Supernova 2015cp

    Harris, C. E., Nugent, P. E., Horesh, A., Bright, J. S., Fender, R. P., Graham, M. L., Maguire, K., Smith, M., Butler, N., Valenti, S., Filippenko, A. V., Fox, O., Goobar, A., Kelly, P. L. & Shen, K. J., Nov 20 2018, In: Astrophysical Journal. 868, 1, 21.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    5 Scopus citations
  • GRB 130831a: Rise and demise of a magnetar at z = 0.5

    De Pasquale, M., Page, M. J., Zane, S., Breeveld, A. A., Oates, S. R., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Gorosabel, J., Racusin, J. L., Troja, E., Cucchiara, A., Lien, A., Gehrels, N., Moseley, H., Kutyrev, A., Kann, D. A., Zhang, B., Pozanenko, A., Volnova, A. A., Trotter, A., Frank, N. & 20 others, Reichart, D. E., Haislip, J. B., Sbarufatti, B., Butler, N., Littlejohns, O., Schulze, S., Cano, Z., Fox, O., Bloom, J., Prochaska, J. X., De Diego, J. A., Gonzalez, J., Watson, A. M., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C., Hoette, V., Russell, R. R., Rumyantsev, V., Klunko, E. & Burkhonov, O., 2018, 14th Marcel Grossman Meeting On Recent Developments in Theoretical and Experimental General Relativity, Astrophysics and Relativistic Field Theories, Proceedings. Bianchi, M., Jantzen, R. T., Ruffini, R. & Ruffini, R. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, p. 2981-2988 8 p. (14th Marcel Grossman Meeting On Recent Developments in Theoretical and Experimental General Relativity, Astrophysics and Relativistic Field Theories, Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • Night vision for small telescopes

    Strausbaugh, R., Jackson, R. & Butler, N., Sep 2018, In: Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 130, 991, 095001.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    3 Scopus citations
  • RATIR Follow-up of LIGO/Virgo Gravitational Wave Events

    Golkhou, V. Z., Butler, N., Strausbaugh, R., Troja, E., Kutyrev, A., Lee, W. H., Román-Zúñiga, C. G. & Watson, A. M., Apr 20 2018, In: Astrophysical Journal. 857, 2, 81.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    7 Scopus citations
  • The Exoplanet Climate Infrared TElescope (EXCITE)

    Tucker, G. S., Nagler, P., Butler, N., Kilpatrick, B., Korotkov, A., Lewis, N., Maxted, P. F. L., Miko, L., Netterfield, C. B., Pascale, E., Patience, J., Scowen, P., Parmentier, V., Waldmann, I. & Wen, Y., 2018, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VII. Simard, L., Simard, L., Evans, C. J. & Takami, H. (eds.). SPIE, 107025G. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10702).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2 Scopus citations
  • 2017

    ALMA and RATIR observations of GRB 131030A

    Huang, K., Urata, Y., Takahashi, S., Im, M., Yu, P. C., Choi, C., Butler, N., Watson, A. M., Kutyrev, A., Lee, W. H., Klein, C., Fox, O. D., Littlejohns, O., Cucchiara, N., Troja, E., González, J., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C., Bloom, J., Prochaska, J. X. & 5 others, Gehrels, N., Moseley, H., Georgiev, L., De Diego, J. A. & Ramirez-Ruiz, E., 2017, In: Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan. 69, 2, 20.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Scopus citations
  • Multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger

    LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration, Fermi GBM, INTEGRAL, IceCube Collaboration, AstroSat Cadmium Zinc Telluride Imager Team, IPN Collaboration, Insight-HXMT Collaboration, ANTARES Collaboration, The Swift Collaboration, AGILE Team, 1M2H Team, Dark Energy Camera GW-EM Collaboration and the DES Collaboration, DLT40 Collaboration, GRAWITA: GRAvitational Wave Inaf TeAm, Fermi Large Area Telescope Collaboration, ATCA: Australia Telescope Compact Array, ASKAP: Australian SKA Pathfinder, Las Cumbres Observatory Group, OzGrav, DWF (Deeper, Wider, Faster program), AST3, and CAASTRO Collaborations, VINROUGE Collaboration & 31 others, MASTER Collaboration, J-GEM, GROWTH, JAGWAR, Caltech-NRAO, TTU-NRAO, and NuSTAR Collaborations, Pan-STARRS, MAXI Team, TZAC Consortium, KU Collaboration, Nordic Optical Telescope, ePESSTO, GROND, Texas Tech University, SALT Group, TOROS: Transient Robotic Observatory of the South Collaboration, BOOTES Collaboration, MWA: Murchison Widefield Array, CALET Collaboration, IKI-GW Follow-up Collaboration, H.E.S.S. Collaboration, LOFAR Collaboration, LWA: Long Wavelength Array, HAWC Collaboration, Pierre Auger Collaboration, ALMA Collaboration, Euro VLBI Team, Pi of the Sky Collaboration, Chandra Team at McGill University, DFN: Desert Fireball Network, ATLAS, High Time Resolution Universe Survey, RIMAS and RATIR & SKA South Africa/MeerKAT, Jan 1 2017, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 848, 2, L12.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1555 Scopus citations
  • Photometric Observations of Supernova 2013cq Associated with GRB 130427A

    Becerra, R. L., Watson, A. M., Lee, W. H., Fraija, N., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Capone, J. I., Cucchiara, A., Diego, J. A. D., Fox, O. D., Gehrels, N., Georgiev, L. N., González, J. J., Kutyrev, A. S., Littlejohns, O. M., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Toy, V. L. & 1 others, Troja, E., Mar 10 2017, In: Astrophysical Journal. 837, 2, 116.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    11 Scopus citations
  • Significant and variable linear polarization during the prompt optical flash of GRB 160625B

    Troja, E., Lipunov, V. M., Mundell, C. G., Butler, N., Watson, A. M., Kobayashi, S., Cenko, S. B., Marshall, F. E., Ricci, R., Fruchter, A., Wieringa, M. H., Gorbovskoy, E. S., Kornilov, V., Kutyrev, A., Lee, W. H., Toy, V., Tyurina, N. V., Budnev, N. M., Buckley, D. A. H., González, J. & 11 others, Gress, O., Horesh, A., Panasyuk, M. I., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Rebolo Lopez, R., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C., Serra-Ricart, M., Yurkov, V. & Gehrels, N., Jul 26 2017, In: Nature. 547, 7664, p. 425-427 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    58 Scopus citations
  • The X-ray counterpart to the gravitational-wave event GW170817

    Troja, E., Piro, L., Van Eerten, H., Wollaeger, R. T., Im, M., Fox, O. D., Butler, N., Cenko, S. B., Sakamoto, T., Fryer, C. L., Ricci, R., Lien, A., Ryan, R. E., Korobkin, O., Lee, S. K., Burgess, J. M., Lee, W. H., Watson, A. M., Choi, C., Covino, S. & 14 others, D'Avanzo, P., Fontes, C. J., Becerra González, J., Khandrika, H. G., Kim, J., Kim, S. L., Lee, C. U., Lee, H. M., Kutyrev, A., Lim, G., Sánchez-Ramírez, R., Veilleux, S., Wieringa, M. H. & Yoon, Y., Nov 2 2017, In: Nature. 551, 7678, p. 71-74 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    350 Scopus citations
  • 2016

    AN ULTRAVIOLET SPECTRUM OF THE TIDAL DISRUPTION FLARE ASASSN-14li

    Cenko, S. B., Cucchiara, A., Roth, N., Veilleux, S., Prochaska, J. X., Yan, L., Guillochon, J., Maksym, W. P., Arcavi, I., Butler, N., Filippenko, A. V., Fruchter, A. S., Gezari, S., Kasen, D., Levan, A. J., Miller, J. M., Pasham, D. R., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Strubbe, L. E., Tanvir, N. R. & 1 others, Tombesi, F., Feb 20 2016, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 818, 2, L32.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    38 Scopus citations
  • DDOTI: The deca-degree optical transient imager

    Watson, A. M., Lee, W. H., Troja, E., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Butler, N., Kutyrev, A. S., Gehrels, N. A., Ángeles, F., Basa, S., Blanc, P. E., Boer, M., De Diego, J. A., Farah, A. S., Figueroa, L., Gómez Maqueo Chew, Y., Klotz, A., Quirós, F., Reyes-Ruíz, M., Ruíz-Diáz-Soto, J., Thierry, P. & 1 others, Tinoco, S., 2016, Observatory Operations: Strategies, Processes, and Systems VI. Peck, A. B., Seaman, R. L. & Benn, C. R. (eds.). SPIE, 99100F. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9910).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    4 Scopus citations
  • FIRST RESULTS from the RAPID-RESPONSE SPECTROPHOTOMETRIC CHARACTERIZATION of NEAR-EARTH OBJECTS USING UKIRT

    Mommert, M., Trilling, D. E., Borth, D., Jedicke, R., Butler, N., Reyes-Ruiz, M., Pichardo, B., Petersen, E., Axelrod, T. & Moskovitz, N., Apr 2016, In: Astronomical Journal. 151, 4, 98.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    10 Scopus citations
  • OPTICAL AND NEAR-INFRARED OBSERVATIONS OF SN 2013DX ASSOCIATED WITH GRB 130702A

    Toy, V. L., Cenko, S. B., Silverman, J. M., Butler, N., Cucchiara, A., Watson, A. M., Bersier, D., Perley, D. A., Margutti, R., Bellm, E., Bloom, J. S., Cao, Y., Capone, J. I., Clubb, K., Corsi, A., De Cia, A., De Diego, J. A., Filippenko, A. V., Fox, O. D., Gal-Yam, A. & 16 others, Gehrels, N., Georgiev, L., González, J. J., Kasliwal, M. M., Kelly, P. L., Kulkarni, S. R., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C., Singer, L., Stern, D., Troja, E. & Veilleux, S., Feb 10 2016, In: Astrophysical Journal. 818, 1, 79.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    24 Scopus citations
  • SDSS J0159+0105: A RADIO-QUIET QUASAR with A CENTI-PARSEC SUPERMASSIVE BLACK HOLE BINARY CANDIDATE

    Zheng, Z. Y., Butler, N., Shen, Y., Jiang, L., Wang, J. X., Chen, X. & Cuadra, J., Aug 10 2016, In: Astrophysical Journal. 827, 1, 56.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    31 Scopus citations
  • The central engine of GRB 130831A and the energy breakdown of a relativistic explosion

    De Pasquale, M., Oates, S. R., Racusin, J. L., Kann, D. A., Zhang, B., Pozanenko, A., Volnova, A. A., Trotter, A., Frank, N., Cucchiara, A., Troja, E., Sbarufatti, B., Butler, N., Schulze, S., Cano, Z., Page, M. J., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Gorosabel, J., Lien, A., Fox, O. & 20 others, Littlejohns, O., Bloom, J. S., Prochaska, J. X., de Diego, J. A., Gonzalez, J., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C., Watson, A. M., Gehrels, N., Moseley, H., Kutyrev, A., Zane, S., Hoette, V., Russell, R. R., Rumyantsev, V., Klunko, E., Burkhonov, O., Breeveld, A. A., Reichart, D. E. & Haislip, J. B., Jan 1 2016, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 455, 1, p. 1027-1042 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    17 Scopus citations
  • 2015

    A detailed study of the optical attenuation of gamma-ray bursts in the Swift era

    Littlejohns, O. M., Butler, N., Cucchiara, A., Watson, A. M., Fox, O. D., Lee, W. H., Kutyrev, A. S., Richer, M. G., Klein, C. R., Prochaska, J. X., Bloom, J. S., Troja, E., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., de Diego, J. A., Georgiev, L., González, J., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Gehrels, N. & Moseley, H., May 21 2015, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 449, 3, p. 2919-2936 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    14 Scopus citations
  • A machine-learning method to infer fundamental stellar parameters from photometric light curves

    Miller, A. A., Bloom, J. S., Richards, J. W., Lee, Y. S., Starr, D. L., Butler, N., Tokarz, S., Smith, N. & Eisner, J. A., Jan 10 2015, In: Astrophysical Journal. 798, 2, 122.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    23 Scopus citations
  • Happy birthday swift: Ultra-long GRB 141121A and its broadband afterglow

    Cucchiara, A., Veres, P., Corsi, A., Cenko, S. B., Perley, D. A., Lien, A., Marshall, F. E., Pagani, C., Toy, V. L., Capone, J. I., Frail, D. A., Horesh, A., Modjaz, M., Butler, N. R., Littlejohns, O. M., Watson, A. M., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Richer, M. G., Klein, C. R. & 11 others, Fox, O. D., Prochaska, J. X., Bloom, J. S., Troja, E., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., De Diego, J. A., Georgiev, L., González, J., Román-Zñiga, C. G., Gehrels, N. & Moseley, H., Oct 20 2015, In: Astrophysical Journal. 812, 2, 122.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    11 Scopus citations
  • IPTF14yb: The first discovery of a gamma-ray burst afterglow independent of a high-energy trigger

    Cenko, S. B., Urban, A. L., Perley, D. A., Horesh, A., Corsi, A., Fox, D. B., Cao, Y., Kasliwal, M. M., Lien, A., Arcavi, I., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N., Cucchiara, A., Diego, J. A. D., Filippenko, A. V., Gal-Yam, A., Gehrels, N., Georgiev, L., González, J. J., Graham, J. F. & 17 others, Greiner, J., Kann, D. A., Klein, C. R., Knust, F., Kulkarni, S. R., Kutyrev, A., Laher, R., Lee, W. H., Nugent, P. E., Xavier Prochaska, J., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Rubin, A., Urata, Y., Varela, K., Watson, A. M. & Wozniak, P. R., Apr 20 2015, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 803, 2, L24.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    28 Scopus citations
  • THE ENERGY DEPENDENCE of GRB MINIMUM VARIABILITY TIMESCALES

    Golkhou, V. Z., Butler, N. & Littlejohns, O. M., Oct 1 2015, In: Astrophysical Journal. 811, 2, 93.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    27 Scopus citations
  • Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite

    Ricker, G. R., Winn, J. N., Vanderspek, R., Latham, D. W., Bakos, G., Bean, J. L., Berta-Thompson, Z. K., Brown, T. M., Buchhave, L., Butler, N., Butler, R. P., Chaplin, W. J., Charbonneau, D., Christensen-Dalsgaard, J., Clampin, M., Deming, D., Doty, J., De Lee, N., Dressing, C., Dunham, E. W. & 38 others, Endl, M., Fressin, F., Ge, J., Henning, T., Holman, M. J., Howard, A. W., Ida, S., Jenkins, J. M., Jernigan, G., Johnson, J. A., Kaltenegger, L., Kawai, N., Kjeldsen, H., Laughlin, G., Levine, A. M., Lin, D., Lissauer, J. J., MacQueen, P., Marcy, G., McCullough, P. R., Morton, T. D., Narita, N., Paegert, M., Palle, E., Pepe, F., Pepper, J., Quirrenbach, A., Rinehart, S. A., Sasselov, D., Sato, BE., Seager, S., Sozzetti, A., Stassun, K. G., Sullivan, P., Szentgyorgyi, A., Torres, G., Udry, S. & Villasenor, J., Jan 1 2015, In: Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems. 1, 1, 014003.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

    1041 Scopus citations
  • 2014

    A tidal disruption event in a nearby galaxy hosting an intermediate mass black hole

    Donato, D., Cenko, S. B., Covino, S., Troja, E., Pursimo, T., Cheung, C. C., Fox, O., Kutyrev, A., Campana, S., Fugazza, D., Landt, H. & Butler, N., Feb 1 2014, In: Astrophysical Journal. 781, 2, 59.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    33 Scopus citations
  • A trio of gamma-ray burst supernovae: GRB 120729A, GRB 130215A/SN 2013ez, and GRB 130831A/SN 2013fu

    Cano, Z., De Ugarte Postigo, A., Pozanenko, A., Butler, N., Thöne, C. C., Guidorzi, C., Krühler, T., Gorosabel, J., Jakobsson, P., Leloudas, G., Malesani, D., Hjorth, J., Melandri, A., Mundell, C., Wiersema, K., D'Avanzo, P., Schulze, S., Gomboc, A., Johansson, A., Zheng, W. & 45 others, Kann, D. A., Knust, F., Varela, K., Akerlof, C. W., Bloom, J., Burkhonov, O., Cooke, E., De Diego, J. A., Dhungana, G., Farina, C., Ferrante, F. V., Flewelling, H. A., Fox, O. D., Fynbo, J., Gehrels, N., Georgiev, L., González, J. J., Greiner, J., Güver, T., Hartoog, O., Hatch, N., Jelinek, M., Kehoe, R., Klose, S., Klunko, E., Kopač, D., Kutyrev, A., Krugly, Y., Lee, W. H., Levan, A., Linkov, V., Matkin, A., Minikulov, N., Molotov, I., Prochaska, J. X., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Rumyantsev, V., Sánchez-Ramírez, R., Steele, I., Tanvir, N. R., Volnova, A., Watson, A. M., Xu, D. & Yuan, F., Aug 2014, In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 568, A19.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    51 Scopus citations
  • GRB 130831A: Birth and death of a magnetar at z = 0.5

    De Pasquale, M., Oates, S. R., Racusin, J. L., Kann, D. A., Zhang, B., Pozanenko, A., Volnova, A. A., Trotter, A., Frank, N., Cucchiara, A., Troja, E., Sbarufatti, B., Butler, N., Schulze, S., Cano, Z., Page, M. J., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Gorosabel, J., Lien, A., Fox, O. D. & 20 others, Littlejohns, O., Bloom, J. S., Prochaska, J. X., De Diego, J. A., Gonzalez, J., Richer, M. G., Román-Zúñiga, C., Watson, A. M., Gehrels, N., Moseley, H., Kutyrev, A., Zane, S., Hoette, V., Russell, R. R., Rumyantsev, V., Klunko, E., Burkhonov, O., Breeveld, A. A., Reichart, D. E. & Haislip, J. B., 2014, In: Proceedings of Science. 071.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference articlepeer-review

  • Identifying high-redshift gamma-ray bursts with RATIR

    Littlejohns, O. M., Butler, N., Cucchiara, A., Watson, A. M., Kutyrev, A. S., Lee, W. H., Richer, M. G., Klein, C. R., Fox, O. D., Prochaska, J. X., Bloom, J. S., Troja, E., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., De Diego, J. A., Georgiev, L., González, J., Román-Zúñiga, C. G., Gehrels, N. & Moseley, H., Jul 2014, In: Astronomical Journal. 148, 1, 2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    5 Scopus citations
  • Investigating signatures of cosmological time dilation in duration measures of prompt gamma-ray burst light curves

    Littlejohns, O. M. & Butler, N., Mar 19 2014, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 444, 4, p. 3948-3960 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    7 Scopus citations
  • Mid-infrared period-luminosity relations of RR Lyrae stars derived from the AllWISE Data Release

    Klein, C. R., Richards, J. W., Butler, N. & Bloom, J. S., Feb 2014, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters. 440, 1, p. L96-L100

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    27 Scopus citations
  • The transiting exoplanet survey satellite

    Ricker, G. R., Winn, J. N., Vanderspek, R., Latham, D. W., Bakos, G., Bean, J. L., Berta-Thompson, Z. K., Brown, T. M., Buchhave, L., Butler, N., Butler, R. P., Chaplin, W. J., Charbonneau, D., Christensen-Dalsgaard, J., Clampin, M., Deming, D., Doty, J., De Lee, N., Dressing, C., Dunham, E. W. & 38 others, Endl, M., Fressin, F., Ge, J., Henning, T., Holman, M. J., Howard, A. W., Ida, S., Jenkins, J., Jernigan, G., Johnson, J. A., Kaltenegger, L., Kawai, N., Kjeldsen, H., Laughlin, G., Levine, A. M., Lin, D., Lissauer, J. J., Macqueen, P., Marcy, G., McCullough, P. R., Morton, T. D., Narita, N., Paegert, M., Palle, E., Pepe, F., Pepper, J., Quirrenbach, A., Rinehart, S. A., Sasselov, D., Sato, BE., Seager, S., Sozzetti, A., Stassun, K. G., Sullivan, P., Szentgyorgyi, A., Torres, G., Udry, S. & Villasenor, J., 2014, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2014: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave. Oschmann, J. M., Clampin, M., MacEwen, H. A. & Fazio, G. G. (eds.). SPIE, 914320. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9143).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    369 Scopus citations
  • Uncovering the intrinsic variability of gamma-ray bursts

    Golkhou, V. Z. & Butler, N., May 20 2014, In: Astrophysical Journal. 787, 1, 90.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    32 Scopus citations
  • 2013

    Erratum: Mid-infrared period-luminosity relations of rr lyrae stars derived from the wise preliminary data release (Astrophysical Journal (2011) 738 (185))

    Klein, C. R., Richards, J. W., Butler, N. R. & Bloom, J. S., Feb 10 2013, In: Astrophysical Journal. 764, 1, 110.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  • Identification of outliers through clustering and semi-supervised learning for all sky surveys

    Bhattacharyya, S., Richards, J. W., Rice, J., Starr, D. L., Butler, N. R. & Bloom, J. S., Dec 1 2013, Information Systems Development: Reflections, Challenges and New Directions. p. 483-485 3 p. (Information Systems Development: Reflections, Challenges and New Directions).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • 2012

    A Bayesian approach to calibrating period-luminosity relations of RR Lyrae stars in the mid-infrared

    Klein, C. R., Richards, J. W., Butler, N. & Bloom, J. S., Sep 2012, In: Astrophysics and Space Science. 341, 1, p. 83-87 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    3 Scopus citations
  • A compact degenerate primary-star progenitor of SN 2011fe

    Bloom, J. S., Kasen, D., Shen, K. J., Nugent, P. E., Butler, N., Graham, M. L., Andrew Howell, D., Kolb, U., Holmes, S., Haswell, C. A., Burwitz, V., Rodriguez, J. & Sullivan, M., Jan 10 2012, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 744, 2, L17.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    221 Scopus citations