Sumner Starrfield

Regents Professor

  • 5269 Citations
  • 41 h-Index
1980 …2020
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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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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

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
6 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 othersWagner, 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
4 Citations (Scopus)

Breaking the Habit: The Peculiar 2016 Eruption of the Unique Recurrent Nova M31N 2008-12a

Henze, M., Henze, M., Darnley, M. J., Williams, S. C., Kato, M., Hachisu, I., Anupama, G. C., Arai, A., Boyd, D., Burke, D., Ciardullo, R., Chinetti, K., Cook, L. M., Cook, M. J., Erdman, P., Gao, X., Harris, B., Hartmann, D. H., Hornoch, K., Horst, J. C. & 54 othersHounsell, R., Husar, D., Itagaki, K., Kabashima, F., Kafka, S., Kaur, A., Kiyota, S., Kojiguchi, N., Kučáková, H., Kuramoto, K., Maehara, H., Mantero, A., Masci, F. J., Matsumoto, K., Naito, H., Ness, J. U., Nishiyama, K., Oksanen, A., Osborne, J. P., Page, K. L., Paunzen, E., Pavana, M., Pickard, R., Prieto-Arranz, J., Rodríguez-Gil, P., Sala, G., Sano, Y., Shafter, A. W., Sugiura, Y., Tan, H., Tordai, T., Vraštil, J., Wagner, R. M., Watanabe, F., Williams, B. F., Bode, M. F., Bruno, A., Buchheim, B., Crawford, T., Goff, B., Hernanz, M., Igarashi, A. S., José, J., Motta, M., O'Brien, T. J., Oswalt, T., Poyner, G., Ribeiro, V. A. R. M., Sabo, R., Shara, M. M., Shears, J., Starkey, D., Starrfield, S. & Woodward, C. E., Apr 10 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 857, 1, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

habits
volcanic eruptions
volcanic eruption
accretion
Andromeda Galaxy

Gamma-ray observations of Nova Sgr 2015 No. 2 with INTEGRAL

Siegert, T., Coc, A., Delgado, L., Diehl, R., Greiner, J., Hernanz, M., Jean, P., José, J., Molaro, P., Pleintinger, M. M. M., Savchenko, V., Starrfield, S., Tatischeff, V. & Weinberger, C., Jan 1 2018, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 615, A107.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beryllium alloys
Nucleosynthesis
Beryllium alloys
novae
chemical elements

Projects 1984 2020