Sumner Starrfield

Regents Professor

  • 5429 Citations
  • 41 h-Index
1980 …2021
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of California-Los Angeles

… → 1969

MA, University of California-Los Angeles

… → 1965

BA, University of California-Berkeley

… → 1962

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novae Physics & Astronomy
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x rays Physics & Astronomy
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light curve Physics & Astronomy
neon Earth & Environmental Sciences
reaction kinetics Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1980 2019

Condensation of SiC Stardust in CO Nova Outbursts

Bose, M. & Starrfield, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 873, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

outburst
condensation
ejecta
meteorite
solar system

Gas phase SiO in the circumstellar environment of the recurrent nova T Coronae Borealis

Evans, A., Pavlenko, Y. V., Banerjee, D. P. K., Munari, U., Gehrz, R. D., Woodward, C. E., Starrfield, S., Helton, L. A., Shahbandeh, M., Davis, S., Dallaporta, S. & Cherini, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 486, 3, p. 3498-3505 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coronas
corona
vapor phases
gas
volcanic eruptions

Hubble Space Telescope Far-UV Spectroscopy of the Short Orbital Period Recurrent Nova CI Aql: Implications for White Dwarf Mass Evolution

Sion, E. M., Wilson, R. E., Godon, P., Starrfield, S., Williams, R. E. & Darnley, M. J., Feb 10 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 872, 1, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hubble Space Telescope
outburst
spectroscopy
orbitals
cataclysmic variables

Optical and X-ray correlations during the 2015 outburst of the black hole V404 Cyg

Hynes, R. I., Robinson, E. L., Terndrup, D. M., Gandhi, P., Froning, C. S., Wagner, R. M., Starrfield, S., Dhillon, V. S. & Marsh, T. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 487, 1, p. 60-78 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
outburst
brightness
x rays
envelopes
timescale
7 Citations (Scopus)

A Detailed Observational Analysis of V1324 Sco, the Most Gamma-Ray-luminous Classical Nova to Date

Finzell, T., Chomiuk, L., Metzger, B. D., Walter, F. M., Linford, J. D., Mukai, K., Nelson, T., Weston, J. H. S., Zheng, Y., Sokoloski, J. L., Mioduszewski, A., Rupen, M. P., Dong, S., Starrfield, S., Cheung, C. C., Woodward, C. E., Taylor, G. B., Bohlsen, T., Buil, C., Prieto, J. & 14 others, Wagner, R. M., Bensby, T., Bond, I. A., Sumi, T., Bennett, D. P., Abe, F., Koshimoto, N., Suzuki, D., Tristram, P. J., Christie, G. W., Natusch, T., McCormick, J., Yee, J. & Gould, A., Jan 10 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 852, 2, 108.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ejecta
novae
gamma rays
radio
shock

Projects 1997 2021