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Prof Keith Horne

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Prof Keith Horne
School of Physics & Astronomy
University of St Andrews
North Haugh
St Andrews KY16 9SS
Scotland, UK

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Room 315A
Phone 3322
e-mail kdh1

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Recent publications:

Holdsworth, DL, Smalley, B, Gillon, M, Clubb, KI, Southworth, J, Maxted, PFL, Anderson, DR, Barros, SCC , Cameron, AC , Delrez, L, Faedi, F, Haswell, CA, Hellier, C , Horne, K , Jehin, E, Norton, AJ, Pollacco, D, Skillen, I, Smith, AMS, West, RG & Wheatley, PJ 2014, ' High-frequency A-type pulsators discovered using SuperWASP(star)dagger ' Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society , vol 439, no. 2, pp. 2078-2095.
Bryan, ML, Alsubai, KA, Latham, DW , Parley, NR , Collier Cameron, A , Quinn, SN, Carter, JA, Fulton, BJ, Berlind, P, Brown, WR, Buchhave, LA, Calkins, ML, Esquerdo, GA, F?rész, G, Gråe Jørgensen, U , Horne, KD , Stefanik, RP, Street, RA, Torres, G, West, RG , Dominik, M , Harpsøe, KBW, Liebig, C, Calchi Novati, S, Ricci, D & Skottfelt, JF 2014, ' Erratum: "Qatar-2: A K dwarf orbited by a transiting hot Jupiter and a more massive companion in an outer orbit" (2012, ApJ, 750,1) ' Astrophysical Journal , vol 782, no. 2, 121.
Pepe, F , Cameron, AC , Latham, D, Molinari, E, Udry, S, Bonomo, AS, Buchhave, LA, Charbonneau, D, Cosentino, R, Dressing, CD, Dumusque, X, Figueira, P, Fiorenzano, AFM, Gettel, S, Harutyunyan, A, Haywood, RD , Horne, KD , Lopez-Morales, M, Lovis, C, Malavolta, L, Mayor, M, Micela, G, Motalebi, F, Nascimbeni, V, Phillips, D, Piotto, G, Pollacco, D, Queloz, D, Rice, K, Sasselov, D, Segransan, D, Sozzetti, A, Szentgyorgyi, A & Watson, CA 2013, ' An Earth-size planet with an Earth-like density ' Nature , vol 503, no. 7476, pp. 377-380.
Galianni, P & Horne, K 2013, ' A test of the failed disc wind scenario for the origin of the broad-line region in active galactic nuclei ' Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society , vol 435, no. 4, pp. 3122-3124.
Yee, JC, Hung, L-W, Bond, IA, Allen, W, Monard, LAG, Albrow, MD, Fouque, P , Dominik, M , Tsapras, Y, Udalski, A, Gould, A, Zellem, R, Bos, M, Christie, GW, DePoy, DL, Dong, S, Drummond, J, Gaudi, BS, Gorbikov, E, Han, C, Kaspi, S, Klein, N, Lee, C-U, Maoz, D, McCormick, J, Moorhouse, D, Natusch, T, Nola, M, Park, B-G, Pogge, RW, Polishook, D, Shporer, A, Shvartzvald, Y, Skowron, J, Thornley, G, Abe, F, Bennett, DP, Botzler, CS, Chote, P, Freeman, M, Fukui, A, Furusawa, K, Harris, P, Itow, Y, Ling, CH, Masuda, K, Matsubara, Y, Miyake, N, Ohnishi, K, Rattenbury, NJ, Saito, T, Sullivan, DJ, Sumi, T, Suzuki, D, Sweatman, WL, Tristram, PJ, Wada, K, Yock, PCM, Szymanski, MK, Soszynski, I, Kubiak, M, Poleski, R, Ulaczyk, K, Pietrzynski, G, Wyrzykowski, L, Bachelet, E, Batista, V, Beatty, TG, Beaulieu, J-P, Bennett, CS, Bowens-Rubin, R, Brillant, S, Caldwell, JAR, Cassan, A, Cole, AA, Corrales, E, Coutures, C, Dieters, S, Prester, DD, Donatowicz, J, Greenhill, J, Henderson, CB, Kubas, D, Marquette, J-B, Martin, R, Menzies, JW, Shappee, B, Williams, A, Wouters, D, van Saders, J, Zub, M, Street, RA , Horne, K , Bramich, DM, Steele, IA, Alsubai, KA, Bozza, V, Browne, P, Burgdorf, MJ, Calchi Novati, S, Dodds, P, Finet, F, Gerner, T, Hardis, S, Harpsoe, K, Hessman, FV, Hinse, TC , Hundertmark, M , Jorgensen, UG, Kains, N, Kerins, E, Liebig, C, Mancini, L, Mathiasen, M, Penny, MT, Proft, S, Rahvar, S, Ricci, D, Sahu, KC, Scarpetta, G, Schaefer, S, Schoenebeck, F, Snodgrass, C, Southworth, J, Surdej, J & Wambsganss, J 2013, ' MOA-2010-BLG-311: A planetary candidate below the threshold of reliable detection ' Astrophysical Journal , vol 769, no. 1, 77.

Current PhD Projects offered:

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  • Echo Mapping of AGN
  • Microlens Survey for Cool Planets