Nathaniel Butler

Assoc Professor

  • 7576 Citations
  • 44 h-Index
20002020
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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 7576 Citations
  • 44 h-Index
  • 114 Article
  • 23 Conference contribution
  • 2 Review article
2012
21 Citations (Scopus)

Performance and calibration of H2RG detectors and SIDECAR ASICs for the RATIR camera

Fox, O. D., Kutyrev, A. S., Rapchun, D. A., Klein, C. R., Butler, N., Bloom, J., De Diego, J. A., Farah, A., Gehrels, N. A., Georgiev, L., González, J. J., Lee, W. H., Loose, M., Lotkin, G., Moseley, S. H., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Robinson, F. D., Román-Zúñiga, C. & 3 others, Samuel, M. V., Sparr, L. M. & Watson, A. M., 2012, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 8453. 84531O

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

application specific integrated circuits
Application specific integrated circuits
Calibration
Camera
Cameras
64 Citations (Scopus)

PTF10iya: A short-lived, luminous flare from the nuclear region of a star-forming galaxy

Cenko, S. B., Bloom, J. S., Kulkarni, S. R., Strubbe, L. E., Miller, A. A., Butler, N., Quimby, R. M., Gal-Yam, A., Ofek, E. O., Quataert, E., Bildsten, L., Poznanski, D., Perley, D. A., Morgan, A. N., Filippenko, A. V., Frail, D. A., Arcavi, I., Ben-Ami, S., Cucchiara, A., Fassnacht, C. D. & 11 others, Green, Y., Hook, I. M., Howell, D. A., Lagattuta, D. J., Law, N. M., Kasliwal, M. M., Nugent, P. E., Silverman, J. M., Sullivan, M., Tendulkar, S. P. & Yaron, O., Mar 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 420, 3, p. 2684-2699 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flares
galaxies
active galactic nuclei
stars
luminosity
10 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid, machine-learned resource allocation: Application to high-redshift gamma-ray burst follow-up

Morgan, A. N., Long, J., Richards, J. W., Broderick, T., Butler, N. & Bloom, J. S., Feb 20 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 746, 2, 170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

resource allocation
gamma ray bursts
bursts
telescopes
resource
40 Citations (Scopus)

SN 2010jp (PTF10aaxi): A jet in a Type II supernova

Smith, N., Cenko, S. B., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Kasliwal, M. M., Horesh, A., Kulkarni, S. R., Law, N. M., Nugent, P. E., Ofek, E. O., Poznanski, D., Quimby, R. M., Sesar, B., Ben-Ami, S., Arcavi, I., Gal-Yam, A., Polishook, D., Xu, D., Yaron, O., Frail, D. A. & 1 others, Sullivan, M., Feb 2012, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 420, 2, p. 1135-1144 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

supernovae
wings
explosions
explosion
envelopes
10 Citations (Scopus)

Software solution for autonomous observations with H2RG detectors and SIDECAR ASICs for the RATIR camera

Klein, C. R., Kubánek, P., Butler, N., Fox, O. D., Kutyrev, A. S., Rapchun, D. A., Bloom, J. S., Farah, A., Gehrels, N., Georgiev, L., González, J. J., Lee, W. H., Lotkin, G. N., Moseley, S. H., Prochaska, J. X., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. G., Robinson, F. D., Román-Zúñiga, C., Samuel, M. V. & 3 others, Sparr, L. M., Tucker, C. & Watson, A. M., 2012, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 8453. 84532S

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

Digitization
image enhancement
Infrared Camera
application specific integrated circuits
Analog to digital conversion
127 Citations (Scopus)

Swift J2058.4+0516: Discovery of a possible second relativistic tidal disruption flare?

Bradley Cenko, S., Krimm, H. A., Horesh, A., Rau, A., Frail, D. A., Kennea, J. A., Levan, A. J., Holland, S. T., Butler, N., Quimby, R. M., Bloom, J. S., Filippenko, A. V., Gal-Yam, A., Greiner, J., Kulkarni, S. R., Ofek, E. O., Olivares E., F., Schady, P., Silverman, J. M., Tanvir, N. R. & 1 others, Xu, D., Jul 1 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 753, 1, 77.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flares
rarity
ejecta
outburst
galaxies
24 Citations (Scopus)

The luminous infrared host galaxy of short-duration GRB 100206A

Perley, D. A., Modjaz, M., Morgan, A. N., Cenko, S. B., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N., Filippenko, A. V. & Miller, A. A., Oct 20 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 758, 2, 122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
galaxies
star formation rate
stellar mass
merger
2011
113 Citations (Scopus)

Afterglow observations of Fermi large area telescope gamma-ray bursts and the emerging class of hyper-energetic events

Cenko, S. B., Frail, D. A., Harrison, F. A., Haislip, J. B., Reichart, D. E., Butler, N., Cobb, B. E., Cucchiara, A., Berger, E., Bloom, J. S., Chandra, P., Fox, D. B., Perley, D. A., Prochaska, J. X., Filippenko, A. V., Glazebrook, K., Ivarsen, K. M., Kasliwal, M. M., Kulkarni, S. R., Lacluyze, A. P. & 4 others, Lopez, S., Morgan, A. N., Pettini, M. & Rana, V. R., May 1 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 732, 1, 29.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

afterglows
gamma ray bursts
emerging
energetics
telescopes
212 Citations (Scopus)

An extremely luminous panchromatic outburst from the nucleus of a distant galaxy

Levan, A. J., Tanvir, N. R., Cenko, S. B., Perley, D. A., Wiersema, K., Bloom, J. S., Fruchter, A. S., De Ugarte Postigo, A., O'Brien, P. T., Butler, N., Van Der Horst, A. J., Leloudas, G., Morgan, A. N., Misra, K., Bower, G. C., Farihi, J., Tunnicliffe, R. L., Modjaz, M., Silverman, J. M., Hjorth, J. & 43 others, Thöne, C., Cucchiara, A., Castro Cerón, J. M., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Arnold, J. A., Bremer, M., Brodie, J. P., Carroll, T., Cooper, M. C., Curran, P. A., Cutri, R. M., Ehle, J., Forbes, D., Fynbo, J., Gorosabel, J., Graham, J., Hoffman, D. I., Guziy, S., Jakobsson, P., Kamble, A., Kerr, T., Kasliwal, M. M., Kouveliotou, C., Kocevski, D., Law, N. M., Nugent, P. E., Ofek, E. O., Poznanski, D., Quimby, R. M., Rol, E., Romanowsky, A. J., Sánchez-Ramírez, R., Schulze, S., Singh, N., Van Spaandonk, L., Starling, R. L. C., Strom, R. G., Tello, J. C., Vaduvescu, O., Wheatley, P. J., Wijers, R. A. M. J., Winters, J. M. & Xu, D., Jul 8 2011, In : Science. 333, 6039, p. 199-202 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Galaxies
Physical Phenomena
Electromagnetic Phenomena
X-Rays
311 Citations (Scopus)

A possible relativistic jetted outburst from a massive black hole fed by a tidally disrupted star

Bloom, J. S., Giannios, D., Metzger, B. D., Cenko, S. B., Perley, D. A., Butler, N., Tanvir, N. R., Levan, A. J., O'Brien, P. T., Strubbe, L. E., De Colle, F., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Lee, W. H., Nayakshin, S., Quataert, E., King, A. R., Cucchiara, A., Guillochon, J., Bower, G. C., Fruchter, A. S. & 2 others, Morgan, A. N. & Van Der Horst, A. J., Jul 8 2011, In : Science. 333, 6039, p. 203-206 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Galaxies
Synchrotrons
Gases
45 Citations (Scopus)

Constraining gamma-ray burst emission physics with extensive early-time, multiband follow-up

Cucchiara, A., Cenko, S. B., Bloom, J. S., Melandri, A., Morgan, A., Kobayashi, S., Smith, R. J., Perley, D. A., Li, W., Hora, J. L., Da Silva, R. L., Prochaska, J. X., Milne, P. A., Butler, N., Cobb, B., Worseck, G., Mundell, C. G., Steele, I. A., Filippenko, A. V., Fumagalli, M. & 4 others, Klein, C. R., Stephens, A., Bluck, A. & Mason, R., Dec 20 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 743, 2, 154.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
physics
shock
ejecta
engine
214 Citations (Scopus)

Exclusion of a luminous red giant as a companion star to the progenitor of supernova SN 2011fe

Li, W., Bloom, J. S., Podsiadlowski, P., Miller, A. A., Cenko, S. B., Jha, S. W., Sullivan, M., Howell, D. A., Nugent, P. E., Butler, N., Ofek, E. O., Kasliwal, M. M., Richards, J. W., Stockton, A., Shih, H. Y., Bildsten, L., Shara, M. M., Bibby, J., Filippenko, A. V., Ganeshalingam, M. & 9 others, Silverman, J. M., Kulkarni, S. R., Law, N. M., Poznanski, D., Quimby, R. M., McCully, C., Patel, B., Maguire, K. & Shen, K. J., Dec 15 2011, In : Nature. 480, 7377, p. 348-350 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Galaxies
Helium
Explosions
Carbon
16 Citations (Scopus)

Mid-infrared period-luminosity relations of RR Lyrae stars derived from the wise preliminary data release

Klein, C. R., Richards, J. W., Butler, N. & Bloom, J. S., Sep 10 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 738, 2, 185.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer
luminosity
stars
metallicity
parallax
13 Citations (Scopus)

Monster in the dark: The ultraluminous GRB 080607 and its dusty environment

Perley, D. A., Morgan, A. N., Updike, A., Yuan, F., Akerlof, C. W., Miller, A. A., Bloom, J. S., Cenko, S. B., Li, W., Filippenko, A. V., Prochaska, J. X., Kann, D. A., Tanvir, N. R., Levan, A. J., Butler, N., Christian, P., Hartmann, D. H., Milne, P., Rykoff, E. S., Rujopakarn, W. & 2 others, Wheeler, J. C. & Williams, G. G., Feb 2011, In : Astronomical Journal. 141, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
extinction
Magellanic clouds
bursts
luminosity
142 Citations (Scopus)

On machine-learned classification of variable stars with sparse and noisy time-series data

Richards, J. W., Starr, D. L., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Brewer, J. M., Crellin-Quick, A., Higgins, J., Kennedy, R. & Rischard, M., May 20 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 733, 1, 10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

variable stars
classifiers
time series
methodology
taxonomy
74 Citations (Scopus)

Optimal time-series selection of quasars

Butler, N. & Bloom, J. S., Mar 2011, In : Astronomical Journal. 141, 3, 93.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quasars
time series
false alarms
cosmology
acoustics
17 Citations (Scopus)

PTF10nvg: An outbursting class i protostar in the pelican/North American Nebula

Covey, K. R., Hillenbrand, L. A., Miller, A. A., Poznanski, D., Cenko, S. B., Silverman, J. M., Bloom, J. S., Kasliwal, M. M., Fischer, W., Rayner, J., Rebul, L. M., Butler, N., Filippenko, A. V., Law, N. M., Ofek, E. O., Agüeros, M., Dekany, R. G., Rahmer, G., Hale, D., Smith, R. & 11 others, Quimby, R. M., Nugent, P., Jacobsen, J., Zolkower, J., Velur, V., Walters, R., Henning, J., Bui, K., McKenna, D., Kulkarni, S. R. & Klein, C., Feb 2011, In : Astronomical Journal. 141, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

protostars
nebulae
industrial plants
outflow
outburst

SN 2010jp (PTF10aaxi): A jet-driven type II supernova

Smith, N., Bradley Cenko, S., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Kasliwal, M. M., Horesh, A., Kulkarni, S. R., Law, N. M., Nugent, P. E., Ofek, E. O., Poznanski, D., Quimby, R. M., Sesar, B., Ben-Ami, S., Arcavi, I., Gal-Yam, A., Polishook, D., Xu, D., Yaron, O., Frail, D. A. & 1 others, Sullivan, M., Apr 2011, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union. S279 ed. Vol. 7. p. 159-166 8 p. (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union; vol. 7, no. S279).

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

supernovae
wings
H lines
radioactive decay
ejecta
140 Citations (Scopus)

The afterglows of swift-era gamma-ray bursts. II. Type I GRB versus type II GRB optical afterglows

Kann, D. A., Klose, S., Zhang, B., Covino, S., Butler, N., Malesani, D., Nakar, E., Wilson, A. C., Antonelli, L. A., Chincarini, G., Cobb, B. E., D'Avanzo, P., D'Elia, V., Della Valle, M., Ferrero, P., Fugazza, D., Gorosabel, J., Israel, G. L., Mannucci, F., Piranomonte, S. & 4 others, Schulze, S., Stella, L., Tagliaferri, G. & Wiersema, K., Jun 10 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 734, 2, 96.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

afterglows
gamma ray bursts
luminosity
merger
supernovae
2010
67 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for supernova-synthesized dust from the rising afterglow of GRB 071025 at z ∼ 5

Perley, D. A., Bloom, J. S., Klein, C. R., Covino, S., Minezaki, T., Woźniak, P., Vestrand, W. T., Williams, G. G., Milne, P., Butler, N., Updike, A. C., Krühler, T., Afonso, P., Antonelli, A., Cowie, L., Ferrero, P., Greiner, J., Hartmann, D. H., Kakazu, Y., Küpcü Yoldaş, A. & 4 others, Morgan, A. N., Price, P. A., Prochaska, J. X. & Yoshii, Y., Aug 2010, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 406, 4, p. 2473-2487 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

afterglows
supernovae
dust
extinction
infrared photometry
64 Citations (Scopus)

GRB 090426: The environment of a rest-frame 0.35-s gamma-ray burst at a redshift of 2.609

Levesque, E. M., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N., Perley, D. A., Cenko, S. B., Prochaska, J. X., Kewley, L. J., Bunker, A., Chen, H. W., Chornock, R., Filippenko, A. V., Glazebrook, K., Lopez, S., Masiero, J., Modjaz, M., Morgan, A. & Poznanski, D., Jan 2010, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 401, 2, p. 963-972 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
afterglows
bursts
ionization
confidence
45 Citations (Scopus)

Limits on radioactive powered emission associated with a short-hard GRB 070724A in a star-forming galaxy

Kocevski, D., Thöne, C. C., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Bloom, J. S., Granot, J., Butler, N., Perley, D. A., Modjaz, M., Lee, W. H., Cobb, B. E., Levan, A. J., Tanvir, N. & Covino, S., May 2010, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 404, 2, p. 963-974 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
galaxies
stars
decompression
merger
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical configurations for the Reionization and Transients Infrared camera (RATIR)

Farah, A., Barojas, E., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Georgiev, L., González, J., Klein, C., Kutyrev, A., Lee, W., Moseley, H., Prochaska, J. X., Ramírez-Ruiz, E., Richer, M. & Watson, A., 2010, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. PART 1 ed. Vol. 7735. 77357Z

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

Infrared Camera
Cameras
cameras
Infrared radiation
Configuration
38 Citations (Scopus)

SN 2008iy: An unusual Type IIn Supernova with an enduring 400-d rise time

Miller, A. A., Silverman, J. M., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Chornock, R., Filippenko, A. V., Ganeshalingam, M., Klein, C. R., Li, W., Nugent, P. E., Smith, N. & Steele, T. N., May 2010, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 404, 1, p. 305-317 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

supernovae
wind velocity
erg
ejecta
explosion
16 Citations (Scopus)

Spectral-lag relations in GRB pulses detected with HETE-2

Arimoto, M., Kawai, N., Asano, K., Hurley, K., Suzuki, M., Nakagawa, Y. E., Shimokawabe, T., Pazmino, N. V., Sato, R., Matsuoka, M., Yoshida, A., Tamagawa, T., Shirasaki, Y., Sugita, S., Takahashi, I., Atteia, J. L., Pelangeon, A., Vanderspek, R., Graziani, C., Prigozhin, G. & 19 others, Villasenor, J., Jernigan, J. G., Crew, G. B., Sakamoto, T., Ricker, G. R., Woosley, S. E., Butler, N., Levine, A., Doty, J. P., Donaghy, T. Q., Lamb, D. Q., Fenimore, E., Galassi, M., Boer, M., Dezalay, J. P., Olive, J. F., Braga, J., Manchanda, R. & Pizzichini, G., Apr 25 2010, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan. 62, 2, p. 487-499 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

time lag
pulses
energy
curvature
pulse duration
208 Citations (Scopus)

The afterglows of Swift-era gamma-ray bursts. I. Comparing pre-Swift and Swift-era long/soft (type II) GRB optical afterglows

Kann, D. A., Klose, S., Zhang, B., Malesani, D., Nakar, E., Pozanenko, A., Wilson, A. C., Butler, N., Jakobsson, P., Schulze, S., Andreev, M., Antonelli, L. A., Bikmaev, I. F., Biryukov, V., Böttcher, M., Burenin, R. A., Cerón, J. M. C., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Chincarini, G., Cobb, B. E. & 56 others, Covino, S., D'Avanzo, P., D'Elia, V., Valle, M. D., De Ugarte Postigo, A., Efimov, Y., Ferrero, P., Fugazza, D., Fynbo, J. P. U., Gålfalk, M., Grundahl, F., Gorosabel, J., Gupta, S., Guziy, S., Hafizov, B., Hjorth, J., Holhjem, K., Ibrahimov, M., Im, M., Israel, G. L., Jelainek, M., Jensen, B. L., Karimov, R., Khamitov, I. M., Kiziloǧlu, Ü., Klunko, E., Kubánek, P., Kutyrev, A. S., Laursen, P., Levan, A. J., Mannucci, F., Martin, C. M., Mescheryakov, A., Mirabal, N., Norris, J. P., Ovaldsen, J. E., Paraficz, D., Pavlenko, E., Piranomonte, S., Rossi, A., Rumyantsev, V., Salinas, R., Sergeev, A., Sharapov, D., Sollerman, J., Stecklum, B., Stella, L., Tagliaferri, G., Tanvir, N. R., Telting, J., Testa, V., Updike, A. C., Volnova, A., Watson, D., Wiersema, K. & Xu, D., Sep 10 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 720, 2, p. 1513-1558 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

afterglows
gamma ray bursts
luminosity
extinction
light curve
88 Citations (Scopus)

The collimation and energetics of the brightest swift gamma-ray bursts

Cenko, S. B., Frail, D. A., Harrison, F. A., Kulkarni, S. R., Nakar, E., Chandra, P. C., Butler, N., Fox, D. B., Gal-Yam, A., Kasliwal, M. M., Kelemen, J., Moon, D. S., Ofek, E. O., Price, P. A., Rau, A., Soderberg, A. M., Teplitz, H. I., Werner, M. W., Bock, D. C. J., Bloom, J. S. & 6 others, Starr, D. A., Filippenko, A. V., Chevalier, R. A., Gehrels, N., Nousek, J. N. & Piran, T., 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 711, 2, p. 641-654 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

collimation
gamma ray bursts
energetics
energy
afterglows
133 Citations (Scopus)

The cosmic rate, luminosity function, and intrinsic correlations of long gamma-ray bursts

Butler, N., Bloom, J. S. & Poznanski, D., 2010, In : Astrophysical Journal. 711, 1, p. 495-516 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
luminosity
bursts
census
supplements
3 Citations (Scopus)

The long rapid decay phase of the extended emission from the short GRB 080503

Genet, F., Butler, N. & Granot, J., Jun 2010, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 405, 1, p. 695-700 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
decay
pulses
polar regions
gamma rays
26 Citations (Scopus)

Unveiling the origin of GRB090709A: Lack of periodicity in a reddened cosmological long-duration gamma-ray burst

Cenko, S. B., Butler, N., Ofek, E. O., Perley, D. A., Morgan, A. N., Frail, D. A., Gorosabel, J., Bloom, J. S., Castro-Tirado, A. J., Cepa, J., Chandra, P., De Ugarte Postigo, A., Filippenko, A. V., Klein, C. R., Kulkarni, S. R., Miller, A. A., Nugent, P. E. & Starr, D. L., 2010, In : Astronomical Journal. 140, 1, p. 224-234 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
periodicity
periodic variations
near infrared
extinction
31 Citations (Scopus)

VLBI observations of SN 2008iz: I. Expansion velocity and limits on anisotropic expansion

Brunthaler, A., Martí-Vidal, I., Menten, K. M., Reid, M. J., Henkel, C., Bower, G. C., Falcke, H., Feng, H., Kaaret, P., Butler, N., Morgan, A. N. & Weiß, A., Jun 2010, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 516, 18, A27.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

very long base interferometry
very long baseline interferometry
supernovae
explosions
explosion
2009
161 Citations (Scopus)

From shock breakout to peak and beyond: Extensive panchromatic observations of the type Ib supernova 2008D associated with swift x-ray transient 080109

Modjaz, M., Li, W., Butler, N., Chornock, R., Perley, D., Blondin, S., Bloom, J. S., Filippenko, A. V., Kirshner, R. P., Kocevski, D., Poznanski, D., Hicken, M., Foley, R. J., Stringfellow, G. S., Berlind, P., Barrado Y Navascues, D., Blake, C. H., Bouy, H., Brown, W. R., Challis, P. & 21 others, Chen, H., De Vries, W. H., Dufour, P., Falco, E., Friedman, A., Ganeshalingam, M., Garnavich, P., Holden, B., Illingworth, G., Lee, N., Liebert, J., Marion, G. H., Olivier, S. S., Prochaska, J. X., Silverman, J. M., Smith, N., Starr, D., Steele, T. N., Stockton, A., Williams, G. G. & Wood-Vasey, W. M., 2009, In : Astrophysical Journal. 702, 1, p. 226-248 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

supernovae
shock
x rays
near infrared
power law
60 Citations (Scopus)

Generalized tests for selection effects in gamma-ray burst high-energy correlations

Butler, N., Kocevski, D. & Bloom, J. S., 2009, In : Astrophysical Journal. 694, 1, p. 76-83 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
energy
inference
effect
test
116 Citations (Scopus)

GRB 080503: Implications of a naked short gamma-ray burst dominated by extended emission

Perley, D. A., Metzger, B. D., Granot, J., Butler, N., Sakamoto, T., Ramirez-Ruiz, E., Levan, A. J., Bloom, J. S., Miller, A. A., Bunker, A., Chen, H. W., Filippenko, A. V., Gehrels, N., Glazebrook, K., Hall, P. B., Hurley, K. C., Kocevski, D., Li, W., Lopez, S., Norris, J. & 5 others, Piro, A. L., Poznanski, D., Prochaska, J. X., Quataert, E. & Tanvir, N., May 10 2009, In : Astrophysical Journal. 696, 2, p. 1871-1885 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
bursts
afterglows
brightness
spikes
106 Citations (Scopus)

Improved standardization of type II-P supernovae: Application to an expanded sample

Poznanski, D., Butler, N., Filippenko, A. V., Ganeshalingam, M., Li, W., Bloom, J., Chornock, R., Foley, R. J., Nugent, P. E., Silverman, J. M., Cenko, S. B., Gates, E. L., Leonard, D. C., Miller, A. A., Modjaz, M., Serduke, F. J. D., Smith, N., Swift, B. J. & Wong, D. S., 2009, In : Astrophysical Journal. 694, 2, p. 1067-1079 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

standardization
supernovae
plateaus
plateau
extinction
120 Citations (Scopus)

Observations of the naked-eye GRB 080319B: Implications of nature's brightest explosion

Bloom, J. S., Perley, D. A., Li, W., Butler, N., Miller, A. A., Kocevski, D., Kann, D. A., Foley, R. J., Chen, H. W., Filippenko, A. V., Starr, D. L., Macomber, B., Prochaska, J. X., Chornock, R., Poznanski, D., Klose, S., Skrutskie, M. F., Lopez, S., Hall, P., Glazebrook, K. & 1 others, Blake, C. H., Jan 20 2009, In : Astrophysical Journal. 691, 1, p. 723-737 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
explosions
explosion
afterglows
telescopes
116 Citations (Scopus)

The exceptionally luminous type II-linear supernova 2008es

Miller, A. A., Chornock, R., Perley, D. A., Ganeshalingam, M., Li, W., Butler, N., Bloom, J. S., Smith, N., Modjaz, M., Poznanski, D., Filippenko, A. V., Griffith, C. V., Shiode, J. H. & Silverman, J. M., 2009, In : Astrophysical Journal. 690, 2, p. 1303-1312 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

supernovae
erg
wavelength
energy
rate
167 Citations (Scopus)

The host galaxies of Swift dark gamma-ray bursts: Observational constraints on highly obscured and very high redshift GRBs

Perley, D. A., Cenko, S. B., Bloom, J. S., Chen, H. W., Butler, N., Kocevski, D., Prochaska, J. X., Brodwin, M., Glazebrook, K., Kasliwal, M. M., Kulkarni, S. R., Lopez, S., Ofek, E. O., Pettini, M., Soderberg, A. M. & Starr, D., 2009, In : Astronomical Journal. 138, 6, p. 1690-1708 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
galaxies
afterglows
extinction
dust
2008

Can we trust GRB high energy correlations?

Butler, N., Kocevski, D. & Bloom, J. S., 2008, AIP Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1000. p. 16-19 4 p.

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

inference
energy
physics
approximation
55 Citations (Scopus)

Gamma-ray burst energetics in the Swift ERA

Kocevski, D. & Butler, N., Jun 10 2008, In : Astrophysical Journal. 680, 1, p. 531-538 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
energetics
x rays
light curve
telescopes
20 Citations (Scopus)

Gamma-ray bursts, classified physically

Bloom, J. S., Butler, N. & Perley, D. A., 2008, AIP Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1000. p. 11-15 5 p.

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

gamma ray bursts
bursts
neutron stars
supernovae
gamma rays
54 Citations (Scopus)

GRB 071003: Broadband follow-up observations of a very bright gamma-ray burst in a galactic halo

Perley, D. A., Li, W., Chornock, R., Prochaska, J. X., Butler, N., Chandra, P., Pollack, L. K., Bloom, J. S., Fllippenko, A. V., Swan, H., Yuan, F., Akerlof, C., Auger, M. W., Cenko, S. B., Chen, H. W., Fassnacht, C. D., Fox, D., Frail, D., Johansson, E. M., McKay, T. & 9 others, Le Mignant, D., Modjaz, M., Rujopakarn, W., Russel, R., Skinner, M. A., Smith, G. H., Smith, I., Van Dam, M. A. & Yost, S., Nov 20 2008, In : Astrophysical Journal. 688, 1, p. 470-490 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

galactic halos
gamma ray bursts
afterglows
broadband
bursts
11 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple-component analysis of the time-resolved spectra of GRB 041006: A clue to the nature of the underlying soft component of GRBs

Shirasaki, Y., Yoshida, A., Kawai, N., Tamagawa, T., Sakamoto, T., Suzuki, M., Nakagawa, Y., Kobayashi, A., Sugita, S., Takahashi, I., Arimoto, M., Shimokawabe, T., Pazmino, N. V., Ishimura, T., Sato, R., Matsuoka, M., Fenimore, E. E., Galassi, M., Lamb, D. Q., Graziani, C. & 13 others, Donaghy, T. Q., Atteia, J. L., Pelangeon, A., Vanderspek, R., Crew, G. B., Doty, J. P., Villasenor, J., Paigozhin, G., Butler, N., Ricker, G. R., Hurley, K., Woosley, S. E. & Pizzichini, G., 2008, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan. 60, 4, p. 919-931 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

energy bands
power law
timescale
energy
light curve

Real-time transient classification pipeline

Starr, D. L., Bloom, J. S. & Butler, N., 2008, AIP Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1000. p. 635-638 4 p.

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

machine learning
industrial plants
observatories
92 Citations (Scopus)

The troublesome broadband evolution of GRB 061126: Does a gray burst imply gray dust?

Perley, D. A., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N., Pollack, L. K., Holtzman, J., Blake, C. H., Kocevski, D., Vestrand, W. T., Li, W., Foley, R. J., Bellm, E., Chen, H. W., Prochaska, J. X., Starr, D., Filippenko, A. V., Falco, E. E., Szentgyorgyi, A. H., Wren, J., Wozniak, P. R., White, R. & 1 others, Pergande, J., Jan 1 2008, In : Astrophysical Journal. 672, 1, p. 449-464 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

afterglows
bursts
dust
broadband
power law
13 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a real-time transient classification engine

Bloom, J. S., Starr, D. L., Butler, N., Nugent, P., Rischard, M., Eads, D. & Poznanski, D., Mar 2008, In : Astronomische Nachrichten. 329, 3, p. 284-287 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

engines
engine
time series
physics
sampling
2007
210 Citations (Scopus)

A complete catalog of Swift gamma-ray burst spectra and durations: Demise of a physical origin for pre-Swift high-energy correlations

Butler, N., Kocevski, D., Bloom, J. S. & Curtis, J. L., Dec 10 2007, In : Astrophysical Journal. 671, 1, p. 656-677 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray bursts
catalogs
energy
thresholds
cosmology
54 Citations (Scopus)

A putative early-type host galaxy for GRB 060502B: Implications for the progenitors of short-duration hard-spectrum bursts

Bloom, J. S., Perley, D. A., Chen, H. W., Butler, N., Prochaska, J. X., Kocevski, D., Blake, C. H., Szentgyorgyi, A., Falco, E. E. & Starr, D. L., Jan 10 2007, In : Astrophysical Journal. 654, 2 I, p. 878-884 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bursts
galaxies
rays
telescopes
afterglows
5 Citations (Scopus)

Discovery of a new X-ray burst/millisecond accreting pulsar, HETE J1900.1-2455

Suzuki, M., Kawai, N., Tamagawa, T., Yoshida, A., Nakagawa, Y. E., Tanaka, K., Shirasaki, Y., Matsuoka, M., Ricker, G. R., Vanderspek, R., Butler, N., Lamb, D. Q., Graziani, C., Pizzichini, G., Sato, R., Arimoto, M., Kotoku, J., Maetou, M. & Yamauchi, M., 2007, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan. 59, 1, p. 263-268 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pulsars
bursts
x rays
spectral analysis
helium
3 Citations (Scopus)

HETE-2 observations of the X-ray flash XRF 040916

Arimoto, M., Kawai, N., Suzuki, M., Sato, R., Pazmino, N. V., Shimokawabe, T., Ishimura, T., Kotoku, JI., Yoshida, A., Tamagawa, T., Shirasaki, Y., Matsuoka, M., Nakagawa, Y., Ishikawa, N., Kobayashi, A., Sugita, S., Takahashi, I., Kuwahara, M., Yamauchi, M., Takagishi, K. & 26 others, Hatsukade, I., Atteia, J. L., Pelangeon, A., Vanderspek, R., Graziani, C., Prigozhin, G., Villasenor, J., Garrett Jernigan, J., Crew, G. B., Hurley, K., Sakamoto, T., Ricker, G. R., Woosley, S. E., Butler, N., Levine, A., Doty, J. P., Donaghy, T. Q., Lamb, D. Q., Fenimore, E. E., Galassi, M., Boer, M., Dezalay, J. P., Olive, J. F., Braga, J., Manchanda, R. & Pizzichini, G., 2007, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan. 59, 3, p. 695-702 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

X-ray fluorescence
flash
bursts
x rays
afterglows