Donald W Mccarthy

  • 4383 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
1972 …2015

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Research Output

  • 4383 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
  • 87 Article
  • 44 Conference contribution
  • 3 Conference article
  • 2 Letter

A 3-5 micron camera for extrasolar planet searches

Heinze, A. N., Hinz, P. M. & Mccarthy, D. W., 2002, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Wizinowich, P. L. & Bonaccini, D. (eds.). 2 ed. Vol. 4839. p. 1154-1164 11 p.

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

2 Scopus citations

A close-up view of a bipolar jet: Sub-arcsecond near-infrared imaging of the high-mass protostar IRAS 20126+4104

Cesaroni, R., Massi, F., Arcidiacono, C., Beltrán, M. T., Mccarthy, D. W., Kulesa, C., Boutsia, K., Paris, D., Quirós-Pacheco, F. & Xompero, M., 2013, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 549, A146.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

A comparison of phase retrieval algorithms applied to infrared astronomical speckle data

Freeman, J. D., Christou, J. C., Mccarthy, D. W. & Cobb, M. L., Jan 29 1988, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 828, p. 40-46 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

A cryogenic, 1-5 micron atmospheric dispersion corrector for astronomical adaptive optics

Sarlot, R. J. & Mccarthy, D. W., 2001, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Fischer, R. E., Barry Johnson, R. & Smith, W. J. (eds.). Vol. 4441. p. 72-78 7 p.

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

2 Scopus citations

Adaptive beam-combining mirror for the MMT

Close, L. M., Brusa, G., Bruns, D. G., Lloyd-Hart, M. & McCarthy, D. W., 1995, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Tyson, R. K. & Fugate, R. Q. (eds.). Vol. 2534. p. 105-115 11 p.

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

1 Scopus citations

Adaptive optics experiments using sodium laser guide stars

Lloyd-Hart, M., Angel, J. R. P., Jacobsen, B., Wittman, D., Dekany, R., Mccarthy, D., Kibblewhite, E., Wild, W., Carter, B. & Beletic, J., Jan 20 1995, In : Astrophysical Journal. 439, 1, p. 455-473 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Adaptive optics for array telescopes using piston-and-tilt wave-front sensing

Wizinowich, P., McLeod, B., Lloyd-Hart, M., Angel, J. R. P., Colucci, D., Dekany, R., McCarthy, D., Wittman, D. & Scott Fleming, I., 1992, In : Applied Optics. 31, 28, p. 6036-6046 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
82 Scopus citations

Adaptive optics images. II. 12 kepler objects of interest and 15 confirmed transiting planets

Adams, E. R., Dupree, A. K., Kulesa, C. & Mccarthy, D. W., Jul 2013, In : Astronomical Journal. 146, 1, 9.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Adaptive optics images. III. 87 Kepler objects of interest

Dressing, C. D., Adams, E. R., Dupree, A. K., Kulesa, C. & Mccarthy, D. W., Nov 1 2014, In : Astronomical Journal. 148, 5, 78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Adaptive optics images of Kepler objects of interest

Adams, E. R., Ciardi, D. R., Dupree, A. K., Gautier, T. N., Kulesa, C. & Mccarthy, D. W., Aug 2012, In : Astronomical Journal. 144, 2, 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations

Adaptive optics spectroscopy: Preliminary theoretical results

Ge, J., Angel, J. R. P., Sandler, D., Shelton, C., Mccarthy, D. W. & Burge, J. H., 1997, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Tyson, R. K. & Fugate, R. Q. (eds.). Vol. 3126. p. 343-354 12 p.

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

7 Scopus citations

A direct imaging study to search for and to characterize planetary mass companions

Ward-Duong, K., Patience, J., De Rosa, R. J., Rajan, A., Hinz, P. M., Skemer, A., Morzinski, K., Males, J., Close, L. M., Mccarthy, D. W. & Kulesa, C., 2013, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union. S299 ed. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 8. p. 74-75 2 p. (Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union; vol. 8, no. S299).

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

A ground-layer adaptive optics system with multiple laser guide stars

Hart, M., Milton, N. M., Baranec, C., Powell, K., Stalcup, T., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C. & Bendek, E., Aug 5 2010, In : Nature. 466, 7307, p. 727-729 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

A high-resolution image of the inner shell of the P Cygni nebula in the infrared [Fe II] line

Arcidiacono, C., Ragazzoni, R., Morossi, C., Franchini, M., Di Marcantonio, P., Kulesa, C., Mccarthy, D. W., Briguglio, R., Xompero, M., Busoni, L., Quirós-Pacheco, F., Pinna, E., Boutsia, K. & Paris, D., 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 443, 2, p. 1142-1150 9 p., stu1182.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A near-infrared, wide-field, proper-motion search for brown dwarfs

Hinz, J. L., Mccarthy, D. W., Simons, D. A., Henry, T. J., Kirkpatrick, J. D. & McGuire, P. C., Apr 2002, In : Astronomical Journal. 123, 4 1756, p. 2027-2032 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

A near infrared speckle imaging study of T Tauri Stars - Orbital motion

Ghez, A. M., Mccarthy, D. W., Weinberger, A. J., Neugebauer, G. & Matthews, K., Mar 1994, In : Experimental Astronomy. 3, 1-4, p. 297-300 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An imaging survey for extrasolar planets around 45 close, young stars with the simultaneous differential imager at the very large telescope and MMT

Biller, B. A., Close, L. M., Masciadri, E., Nielsen, E., Lenzen, R., Brandner, W., Mccarthy, D. W., Hartung, M., Kellner, S., Mamajek, E., Henning, T., Miller, D., Kenworthy, M. & Kulesa, C., Oct 15 2007, In : Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series. 173, 1, p. 143-165 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

113 Scopus citations

An infrared determination of the reddening and distance to dwingeloo 1

Ivanov, V. D., Alonso-Herrero, A., Rieke, M. J. & Mccarthy, D. W., Aug 1999, In : Astronomical Journal. 118, 2, p. 826-830 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Application of bispectrum analysis to infrared speckle data

Christou, J. C., Freeman, J. D., Roddier, F., Mccarthy, D. W., Cobb, M. L. & Shaklan, S. B., Jan 29 1988, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 828, p. 32-39 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

APPLICATION OF IMAGE SHARPNESS CRITERIA IN INFRARED SPECKLE INTERFEROMETRY.

Mccarthy, D. W. & Cobb, M. L., 1986, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Crawford, D. L. (ed.). pt 2 ed. SPIE, Vol. 627. p. 797-804 8 p.

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

1 Scopus citations

ARIES: Arizona infrared imager and echelle spectrograph

Mccarthy, D. W., Burge, J. H., Angel, J. R. P., Ge, J., Sarlot, R. J., Fitz-Patrick, B. C. & Hinz, J. L., 1998, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 3354. p. 750-754 5 p.

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

31 Scopus citations

A search for companions to nearby southern M dwarfs with near-infrared speckle interferometry

Leinert, C., Henry, T., Glindemann, A. & Mccarthy, D. W., Sep 1 1997, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 325, 1, p. 159-166 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

A standard stellar spectral sequence in the red/near-infrared: Classes K5 to M9

Kirkpatrick, J. D., Henry, T. J. & Mccarthy, D. W., Nov 1991, In : Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series. 77, 3, p. 417-440 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

449 Scopus citations

Astronomical imaging using ground-layer adaptive optics

Baranec, C., Lloyd-Hart, M., Milton, N. M., Stalcup, T., Snyder, M., Vaitheeswaran, V., McCarthy, D. & Angel, R., 2007, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 6691. 66910N

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

9 Scopus citations

A survey of close, young stars with SDI at the VLT and MMT

Biller, B. A., Close, L. M., Masciadri, E., Lenzen, R., Brandner, W., Mccarthy, D. W., Henning, T., Nielsen, E. & Hartung, M., 2005, In : Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union. 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A systematic search for brown dwarfs orbiting nearby stars

Henry, T. J. & Mccarthy, D. W., Feb 10 1990, In : Astrophysical Journal. 350, 1, p. 334-347 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

92 Scopus citations

BLINC: A testbed for nulling interferometry in the thermal infrared

Hinz, P. M., Angel, J. R. P., Woolf, N., Hoffmann, B. & Mccarthy, D. W., 2000, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, Vol. 4006.

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

13 Scopus citations

Buoyancy waves in Pluto's high atmosphere: Implications for stellar occultations

Hubbard, W. B., Mccarthy, D. W., Kulesa, C. A., Benecchi, S. D., Person, M. J., Elliot, J. L. & Gulbis, A. A. S., Nov 2009, In : Icarus. 204, 1, p. 284-289 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Characteristics of planetary candidates observed by Kepler. II. Analysis of the first four months of data

Borucki, W. J., Koch, D. G., Basri, G., Batalha, N., Brown, T. M., Bryson, S. T., Caldwell, D., Christensen-Dalsgaard, J., Cochran, W. D., DeVore, E., Dunham, E. W., Gautier, T. N., Geary, J. C., Gilliland, R., Gould, A., Howell, S. B., Jenkins, J. M., Latham, D. W., Lissauer, J. J., Marcy, G. W. & 50 others, Rowe, J., Sasselov, D., Boss, A., Charbonneau, D., Ciardi, D., Doyle, L., Dupree, A. K., Ford, E. B., Fortney, J., Holman, M. J., Seager, S., Steffen, J. H., Tarter, J., Welsh, W. F., Allen, C., Buchhave, L. A., Christiansen, J. L., Clarke, B. D., Das, S., Désert, J. M., Endl, M., Fabrycky, D., Fressin, F., Haas, M., Horch, E., Howard, A., Isaacson, H., Kjeldsen, H., Kolodziejczak, J., Kulesa, C., Li, J., Lucas, P. W., MacHalek, P., Mccarthy, D. W., MacQueen, P., Meibom, S., Miquel, T., Prsa, A., Quinn, S. N., Quintana, E. V., Ragozzine, D., Sherry, W., Shporer, A., Tenenbaum, P., Torres, G., Twicken, J. D., Van Cleve, J., Walkowicz, L., Witteborn, F. C. & Still, M., Jul 20 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal. 736, 1, 19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

670 Scopus citations

Comet Hale-Bopp in outburst: Imaging the dynamics of icy particles with HST/NICMOS

Mccarthy, D. W., Stolovy, S. R., Campins, H., Larson, S., Samarasinha, N. H. & Kern, S. D., Jul 2007, In : Icarus. 189, 1, p. 184-195 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Commissioning of the MMT ground-layer and laser tomography adaptive optics systems

Milton, N. M., Hart, M. L., Baranec, C., Stalcup, T., Powell, K., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C. & Hege, K., 2008, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 7015. 701522

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

12 Scopus citations

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF DECONVOLUTION TECHNIQUES FOR INFRARED SPECKLE INTERFEROMETRY.

Cobb, M. L. & Mccarthy, D. W., 1986, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Crawford, D. L. (ed.). pt 2 ed. SPIE, Vol. 627. p. 758-765 8 p.

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

2 Scopus citations

Compositional variation on the surface of Centaur 8405 Asbolus

Kern, S. D., Mccarthy, D. W., Buie, M. W., Brown, R. H., Campins, H. & Rieke, M. J., Oct 20 2000, In : Astrophysical Journal. 542, 2 PART 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Contrast limits with the Simultaneous Differential Extrasolar Planet Imager (SDI) at the VLT and MMT

Biller, B. A., Close, L. M., Masciadri, E., Lenzen, R., Brandner, W., Mccarthy, D. W., Henning, T., Nielsen, E. L., Hartung, M., Kellner, S., Geissler, K. & Kasper, M., 2006, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 6272 II. 62722D

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

8 Scopus citations

Cryogenic beam-combiner for very low background, 2-20 micron interferometry on the 22.8 m Large Binocular Telescope

Mccarthy, D. W., Sabatke, E., Sarlot, R., Hinz, P. M. & Burge, J. H., 2000, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, Vol. 4006.

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

6 Scopus citations

Deep near-infrared observations of L1014: Revealing the nature of the core and its embedded source

Huard, T. L., Myers, P. C., Murphy, D. C., Crews, L. J., Lada, C. J., Bourke, T. L., Crapsi, A., Evans, N. J., Mccarthy, D. W. & Kulesa, C., Mar 20 2006, In : Astrophysical Journal. 640, 1 I, p. 391-401 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

DESIGN AND OPERATION OF AN INFRARED SPATIAL INTERFEROMETER.

Mccarthy, D. W., Low, F. J. & Howell, R., Nov 1977, In : Optical Engineering. 16, 6, p. 569-574 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Diffraction-limited astronomical infrared imaging through the turbulent atmosphere

Christou, J. C., Freeman, J. D., Mccarthy, D. W., Roddier, F. & Beckers, J. M., Oct 14 1988, In : Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 21, 10 S, p. S49-S52

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diffraction-Limited Imaging With The Coherently Cophased Mmt

Hege, E. K., Mccarthy, D. W. & Hebden, J. C., Jan 29 1988, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 828, p. 20-26 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Diffraction-limited K-band imaging at the Multiple Mirror Telescope with adaptive optics

Lloyd-Hart, M., Colucci, D., Wittman, D., McLeod, B., Ghez, A., McCarthy, D., Dekany, R. & Angel, R., Aug 25 1993, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 1920, p. 338-347 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Direct 75 milliarcsecond images from the Multiple Mirror Telescope with adaptive optics

Lloyd-Hart, M., Dekany, R., Mcleod, B., Wittman, D., Colucci, D., Mccarthy, D. & Angel, R., Jan 10 1993, In : Astrophysical Journal. 402, 2 PART 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Eleven new heavily reddened field Wolf-Rayet stars

Smith, J. D. T., Cushing, M., Barletta, A., Mccarthy, D. W., Kulesa, C. & Van Dyk, S. D., Dec 2012, In : Astronomical Journal. 144, 6, 166.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Erratum: Adaptive optics images of kepler objects of interest (Astronomical Journal (2012) 144 (42))

Adams, E. R., Ciardi, D. R., Dupree, A. K., Gautier, T. N., Kulesa, C. & Mccarthy, D. W., Sep 2013, In : Astronomical Journal. 146, 3, 71.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

FASTTRAC II near-IR adaptive optics system for the Multiple Mirror Telescope: description and preliminary results

Gray, P. M., Lloyd-Hart, M., Angel, J. R. P., McCarthy, D. W., Sandler, D. G., Martinez, T., Close, L. M., Brusa, G., Bruns, D. G., McLeod, B. A., Ryan, P. T., Groesbeck, T. D., Wittman, D. M. & Jacobsen, B. P., 1995, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Tyson, R. K. & Fugate, R. Q. (eds.). Vol. 2534. p. 2-16 15 p.

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

3 Scopus citations

Figuring radiative efficiency

Mccarthy, D. W., Sep 1 2002, In : Physics Teacher. 40, 6, p. 325 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Final review of adaptive optics results from the pre-conversion MMT

Lloyd-Hart, M., Angel, R., Groesbeck, T., McGuire, P., Sandler, D., McCarthy, D., Martinez, T., Jacobsen, B., Roberts, T., Hinz, P., Ge, J., McLeod, B., Brusa, G., Hege, K. & Hooper, E., 1997, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Tyson, R. K. & Fugate, R. Q. (eds.). Vol. 3126. p. 44-54 11 p.

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

First light LBT AO images of HR 8799 bcde at 1.6 and 3.3 μm: New discrepancies between young planets and old brown dwarfs

Skemer, A. J., Hinz, P. M., Esposito, S., Burrows, A., Leisenring, J., Skrutskie, M., Desidera, S., Mesa, D., Arcidiacono, C., Mannucci, F., Rodigas, T. J., Close, L. M., Mccarthy, D. W., Kulesa, C., Agapito, G., Apai, D., Argomedo, J., Bailey, V., Boutsia, K., Briguglio, R. & 28 others, Brusa, G., Busoni, L., Claudi, R., Eisner, J. A., Fini, L., Follette, K. B., Garnavich, P., Gratton, R., Guerra, J. C., Hill, J. M., Hoffmann, W. F., Jones, T., Krejny, M., Males, J., Masciadri, E., Meyer, M. R., Miller, D. L., Morzinski, K., Nelson, M., Pinna, E., Puglisi, A., Quanz, S. P., Quiros-Pacheco, F., Riccardi, A., Stefanini, P., Vaitheeswaran, V., Wilson, J. C. & Xompero, M., Jul 1 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 753, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations

First light on an edge-matched segmented adaptive mirror at the McMath Telescope

Gleckler, A. D., Angel, J. R. P., Mccarthy, D. W., Ulich, B. L., Pflibsen, K. P. & Wizinowich, P. L., 1994, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Ealey, M. A. & Merkle, F. (eds.). Vol. 2201. p. 394-406 13 p.

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

First results of an on-line adaptive optics system with atmospheric wavefront sensing by an artificial neural network

Lloyd-Hart, M., Wlzinowich, P., Mcleod, B., Wittman, D., Colucci, D., Dekany, R., Mccarthy, D., Angel, J. R. P. & Sandler, D., 1993, In : Astrophysical Journal. 390, 1 PART 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations