Nathaniel Butler

Associate Professor

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  • 2014

    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

    28 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 othersEndl, 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

    552 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

    40 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

    237 Scopus citations
  • Active learning to overcome sample selection bias: Application to photometric variable star classification

    Richards, J. W., Starr, D. L., Brink, H., Miller, A. A., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N. R., Berian James, J., Long, J. P. & Rice, J., Jan 10 2012, In: Astrophysical Journal. 744, 2, 192.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    45 Scopus citations
  • Automating discovery and classification of transients and variable stars in the synoptic survey era

    Bloom, J. S., Richards, J. W., Nugent, P. E., Quimby, R. M., Kasliwal, M. M., Starr, D. L., Poznanski, D., Ofek, E. O., Cenko, S. B., Butler, N., Kulkarni, S. R., Gal-Yam, A. & Law, N., Nov 2012, In: Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 124, 921, p. 1175-1196 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    129 Scopus citations
  • Automation of the OAN/SPM 1.5-meter Johnson telescope for operations with RATIR

    Watson, A. M., Richer, M. G., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N., Ceseña, U., Clark, D., Colorado, E., Córdova, A., Farah, A., Fox-Machado, L., Fox, O. D., García, B., Georgiev, L. N., González, J. J., Guisa, G., Gutiérrez, L., Herrera, J., Klein, C. R., Kutyrev, A. S., Lazo, F., & 13 othersLee, W. H., López, E., Luna, E., Martínez, B., Murillo, F., Murillo, J. M., Núñez, J. M., Prochaska, J. X., Ochoa, J. L., Quirós, F., Rapchun, D. A., Román-Zúñiga, C. & Valyavin, G., 2012, Ground-Based and Airborne Telescopes IV. 84445L. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8444).

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

    37 Scopus citations
  • Construction of a calibrated probabilistic classification catalog: Application to 50k variable sources in the All-Sky automated survey

    Richards, J. W., Starr, D. L., Miller, A. A., Bloom, J. S., Butler, N., Brink, H. & Crellin-Quick, A., Dec 2012, In: Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series. 203, 2, 32.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    82 Scopus citations
  • First light with RATIR: An automated 6-band optical/NIR imaging camera

    Butler, N., Klein, C., Fox, O., Lotkin, G., Bloom, J., Prochaska, J. X., RamirezRuiz, E., De Diego, J. A., Georgiev, L., González, J., Lee, W. H., Richer, M. G., Román, C., Watson, A. M., Gehrels, N., Kutyrev, A., Bernstein, R., Alvarez, L. C., Ceseña, U., Clark, D., & 22 othersColorado, E., Córdova, A., Farah, A., García, B., Guisa, G., Herrera, J., Lazo, F., López, E., Luna, E., Martínez, B., Murillo, F., Murillo, J. M., Núñez, J. M., Pedrayes, M. H., Quirós, F., Ochoa, J. L., Sierra, G., Moseley, H., Rapchun, D., Robinson, F. D., Samuel, M. V. & Sparr, L. M., 2012, Ground-Based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy IV. 844610. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8446).

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

    48 Scopus citations
  • 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., 2012, Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy V. Springer Science and Business Media, LLC, p. 483-485 3 p. (Lecture Notes in Statistics; vol. 209).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Mechanical design and integration of the support structure for the Reionization And Transients InfRared instrument RATIR

    Farah, A., González, J. J., Kutyrev, A. S., Lotkin, G., Watson, A. M., Butler, N., Lee, W. H., Richer, M. G., López, E., Clark, D., Cabak, G., Fox, O. D., Rapchun, D. A., Román-Zúñiga, C. & Georgiev, L., 2012, Ground-Based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy IV. 84469O. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8446).

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

    5 Scopus citations
  • ORIGIN: Metal creation and evolution from the cosmic dawn

    den Herder, J. W., Piro, L., Ohashi, T., Kouveliotou, C., Hartmann, D. H., Kaastra, J. S., Amati, L., Andersen, M. I., Arnaud, M., Attéia, J. L., Bandler, S., Barbera, M., Barcons, X., Barthelmy, S., Basa, S., Basso, S., Boer, M., Branchini, E., Branduardi-Raymont, G., Borgani, S., & 139 othersBoyarsky, A., Brunetti, G., Budtz-Jorgensen, C., Burrows, D., Butler, N., Campana, S., Caroli, E., Ceballos, M., Christensen, F., Churazov, E., Comastri, A., Colasanti, L., Cole, R., Content, R., Corsi, A., Costantini, E., Conconi, P., Cusumano, G., de Plaa, J., De Rosa, A., Del Santo, M., Di Cosimo, S., De Pasquale, M., Doriese, R., Ettori, S., Evans, P., Ezoe, Y., Ferrari, L., Finger, H., Figueroa-Feliciano, T., Friedrich, P., Fujimoto, R., Furuzawa, A., Fynbo, J., Gatti, F., Galeazzi, M., Gehrels, N., Gendre, B., Ghirlanda, G., Ghisellini, G., Gilfanov, M., Giommi, P., Girardi, M., Grindlay, J., Cocchi, M., Godet, O., Guedel, M., Haardt, F., den Hartog, R., Hepburn, I., Hermsen, W., Hjorth, J., Hoekstra, H., Holland, A., Hornstrup, A., van der Horst, A., Hoshino, A., in't Zand, J., Irwin, K., Ishisaki, Y., Jonker, P., Kitayama, T., Kawahara, H., Kawai, N., Kelley, R., Kilbourne, C., de Korte, P., Kusenko, A., Kuvvetli, I., Labanti, M., Macculi, C., Maiolino, R., Hesse, M. M., Matsushita, K., Mazzotta, P., McCammon, D., Méndez, M., Mignani, R., Mineo, T., Mitsuda, K., Mushotzky, R., Molendi, S., Moscardini, L., Natalucci, L., Nicastro, F., O'Brien, P., Osborne, J., Paerels, F., Page, M., Paltani, S., Pedersen, K., Perinati, E., Ponman, T., Pointecouteau, E., Predehl, P., Porter, S., Rasmussen, A., Rauw, G., Röttgering, H., Roncarelli, M., Rosati, P., Quadrini, E., Ruchayskiy, O., Salvaterra, R., Sasaki, S., Sato, K., Savaglio, S., Schaye, J., Sciortino, S., Shaposhnikov, M., Sharples, R., Shinozaki, K., Spiga, D., Sunyaev, R., Suto, Y., Takei, Y., Tanvir, N., Tashiro, M., Tamura, T., Tawara, Y., Troja, E., Tsujimoto, M., Tsuru, T., Ubertini, P., Ullom, J., Ursino, E., Verbunt, F., van de Voort, F., Viel, M., Wachter, S., Watson, D., Weisskopf, M., Werner, N., White, N., Willingale, R., Wijers, R., Yamasaki, N., Yoshikawa, K. & Zane, S., Oct 2012, In: Experimental Astronomy. 34, 2, p. 519-549 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    9 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersSamuel, M. V., Sparr, L. M. & Watson, A. M., 2012, High Energy, Optical, and Infrared Detectors for Astronomy V. 84531O. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8453).

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

    24 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 othersGreen, 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    77 Scopus citations
  • 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    11 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersSullivan, M., Feb 2012, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 420, 2, p. 1135-1144 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    51 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersSparr, L. M., Tucker, C. & Watson, A. M., 2012, High Energy, Optical, and Infrared Detectors for Astronomy V. 84532S. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8453).

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

    12 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 othersXu, D., Jul 1 2012, In: Astrophysical Journal. 753, 1, 77.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    151 Scopus citations
  • 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    31 Scopus citations
  • 2011

    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. R., 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 othersLopez, S., Morgan, A. N., Pettini, M. & Rana, V. R., May 1 2011, In: Astrophysical Journal. 732, 1, 29.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    132 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersThöne, 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    261 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 othersMorgan, A. N. & Van Der Horst, A. J., Jul 8 2011, In: Science. 333, 6039, p. 203-206 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    394 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., Cobb, B., Worseck, G., Mundell, C. G., Steele, I. A., Filippenko, A. V., Fumagalli, M., & 4 othersKlein, C. R., Stephens, A., Bluck, A. & Mason, R., Dec 20 2011, In: Astrophysical Journal. 743, 2, 154.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    54 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersSilverman, 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 journalArticlepeer-review

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

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    20 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., Christian, P., Hartmann, D. H., Milne, P., Rykoff, E. S., Rujopakarn, W., & 2 othersWheeler, J. C. & Williams, G. G., Feb 2011, In: Astronomical Journal. 141, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    15 Scopus citations
  • On machine-learned classification of variable stars with sparse and noisy time-series data

    Richards, J. W., Starr, D. L., Butler, N. R., 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    206 Scopus citations
  • Optimal time-series selection of quasars

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    93 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., Filippenko, A. V., Law, N. M., Ofek, E. O., Agüeros, M., Dekany, R. G., Rahmer, G., Hale, D., Smith, R., & 11 othersQuimby, 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    18 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersSullivan, M., Apr 2011, Death of Massive Stars: Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursts. S279 ed. Cambridge University Press, p. 159-166 8 p. (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union; vol. 7, no. S279).

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

  • 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. R., 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 othersSchulze, S., Stella, L., Tagliaferri, G. & Wiersema, K., Jun 10 2011, In: Astrophysical Journal. 734, 2, 96.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    165 Scopus citations
  • 2010

    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. R., Updike, A. C., Krühler, T., Afonso, P., Antonelli, A., Cowie, L., Ferrero, P., Greiner, J., Hartmann, D. H., Kakazu, Y., Küpcü Yoldaş, A., & 4 othersMorgan, 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    75 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    74 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 journalArticlepeer-review

    51 Scopus citations
  • Mechanical configurations for the Reionization and Transients Infrared camera (RATIR)

    Farah, A., Barojas, E., Butler, N. R., 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., Nov 12 2010, Ground-Based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy III. PART 1 ed. 77357Z. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7735, no. PART 1).

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

    Miller, A. A., Silverman, J. M., Butler, N. R., 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.

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    46 Scopus citations
  • 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 othersVillasenor, 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.

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    Open Access
    16 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 othersCovino, 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.

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    247 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., 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 othersStarr, 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.

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    104 Scopus citations
  • The cosmic rate, luminosity function, and intrinsic correlations of long gamma-ray bursts

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

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    149 Scopus citations
  • The long rapid decay phase of the extended emission from the short GRB 080503

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

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

    Cenko, S. B., Butler, N. R., 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.

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    37 Scopus citations
  • 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. R., Morgan, A. N. & Weiß, A., Jun 2010, In: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 516, 18, A27.

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    Open Access
    35 Scopus citations
  • 2009

    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 othersChen, 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.

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    196 Scopus citations
  • Generalized tests for selection effects in gamma-ray burst high-energy correlations

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

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

    Perley, D. A., Metzger, B. D., Granot, J., Butler, N. R., 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 othersPiro, A. L., Poznanski, D., Prochaska, J. X., Quataert, E. & Tanvir, N., May 10 2009, In: Astrophysical Journal. 696, 2, p. 1871-1885 15 p.

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    147 Scopus citations
  • 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.

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    121 Scopus citations