Donald W Mccarthy

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1972 …2015

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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., Kulesa, C., Boutsia, K., Paris, D., Quirós-Pacheco, F. & Xompero, M., Jan 24 2013, In : Astronomy and astrophysics. 549, A146.

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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.

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3 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.

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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., Oct 1992, In : Applied optics. 31, 28, p. 6036-6046 11 p.

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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., Jul 1 2013, In : Astronomical Journal. 146, 1, 9.

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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., Nov 1 2014, In : Astronomical Journal. 148, 5, 78.

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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., Aug 1 2012, In : Astronomical Journal. 144, 2, 42.

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84 Scopus citations

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.

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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., Briguglio, R., Xompero, M., Busoni, L., Quirós-Pacheco, F., Pinna, E., Boutsia, K. & Paris, D., Apr 2014, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 443, 2, p. 1142-1150 9 p., stu1182.

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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 1 2002, In : Astronomical Journal. 123, 4 1756, p. 2027-2032 6 p.

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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 1 1994, In : Experimental Astronomy. 3, 1-4, p. 297-300 4 p.

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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., 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.

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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., Aug 1999, In : Astronomical Journal. 118, 2, p. 826-830 5 p.

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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.

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7 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.

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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.

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449 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.

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92 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 1 2009, In : Icarus. 204, 1, p. 284-289 6 p.

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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., 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.

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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 1 2007, In : Icarus. 189, 1, p. 184-195 12 p.

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5 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., Oct 20 2000, In : Astrophysical Journal. 542, 2 PART 2, p. L155-L159

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27 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.

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42 Scopus citations

DESIGN AND OPERATION OF AN INFRARED SPATIAL INTERFEROMETER.

McCarthy, D. W., Low, F. J. & Howell, R., Jan 1 1977, In : Optical Engineering. 16, 6, p. 569-574 6 p.

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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

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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.

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1 Scopus citations

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, p. L81-L84

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18 Scopus citations

Eleven new heavily reddened field Wolf-Rayet stars

Smith, J. D. T., Cushing, M., Barletta, A., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C. & Van Dyk, S. D., Dec 1 2012, In : Astronomical Journal. 144, 6, 166.

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3 Scopus citations

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., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C., Agapito, G., Apai, D., Argomedo, J., Bailey, V., Boutsia, K., Briguglio, R. & 28 others, Brusa, G., Busoni, L., Claudi, R., Eisner, J., 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.

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100 Scopus citations

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., Jan 1 1993, In : Astrophysical Journal. 390, 1 PART 2, p. L41-L44

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20 Scopus citations

Galaxies in the fields of z ∼ 1.5 radio-loud quasars

Hall, P. B., Sawicki, M., Martini, P., Finn, R. A., Pritchet, C. J., Osmer, P. S., McCarthy, D. W., Evans, A. S., Lin, H. & Hartwick, F. D. A., Apr 1 2001, In : Astronomical Journal. 121, 4, p. 1840-1862 23 p.

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28 Scopus citations

General relativistic flux modulations in the galactic center black hole candidate sagittarius a*

Hollywood, J. M., Melia, F., Close, L. M., McCarthy, D. W. & Dekeyser, T. A., Jul 20 1995, In : Astrophysical Journal. 448, 1, p. L21-L24

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13 Scopus citations

Global high-resolution imaging of hotspots on Io

Mcleod, B. A., Mccarthy, D. W. & Freeman, J. D., Oct 1991, In : Astronomical Journal. 102, 4, p. 1485-1489 5 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Halo characteristics and their influence on companion searches at the Starfire Optical Range

Ryan, P. T., Fugate, R. Q., Angel, J. R. P., McCarthy, D. W., Mohanty, S. & Sandler, D. G., Oct 20 1998, In : Applied optics. 37, 30, p. 7035-7043 9 p.

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5 Scopus citations

High-resolution images of orbital motion in the Orion Trapezium cluster with the LBT AO system

Close, L. M., Puglisi, A., Males, J. R., Arcidiacono, C., Skemer, A., Guerra, J. C., Busoni, L., Brusa, G., Pinna, E., Miller, D. L., Riccardi, A., McCarthy, D. W., Xompero, M., Kulesa, C., Quiros-Pacheco, F., Argomedo, J., Brynnel, J., Esposito, S., Mannucci, F., Boutsia, K. & 12 others, Fini, L., Thompson, D. J., Hill, J. M., Woodward, C. E., Briguglio, R., Rodigas, T. J., Briguglio, R., Stefanini, P., Agapito, G., Hinz, P., Follette, K. & Green, R., Apr 20 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 749, 2, 180.

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33 Scopus citations

High-resolution images of orbital motion in the trapezium cluster: First scientific results from the multiple mirror telescope deformable secondary mirror adaptive optics system

Close, L. M., Wildi, F., Lloyd-Hart, M., Brusa, G., Fisher, D., Miller, D., Riccardi, A., Salinari, P., McCarthy, D. W., Angel, R., Allen, R., Martin, H. M., Sosa, R. G., Montoya, M., Rademacher, M., Rascon, M., Curley, D., Siegler, N. & Duschl, W. J., Dec 10 2003, In : Astrophysical Journal. 599, 1 I, p. 537-547 11 p.

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28 Scopus citations

High Resolution Images of Vesta at 1.65 μm

McCarthy, D. W., Freeman, J. D. & Drummond, J. D., Apr 1994, In : Icarus. 108, 2, p. 285-297 13 p.

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17 Scopus citations

High-resolution V, I, and K-band imaging of faint field galaxies from the HST medium-deep survey

Mutz, S. B., Windhorst, R. A., Wittman, D., Close, L. M. & McCarthy, D. W., May 1997, In : Astronomical Journal. 113, 5, p. 1537-1547 11 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Hα-derived star formation rates for the z = 0.84 galaxy cluster Cl J0023+0423B

Finn, R. A., Zaritsky, D. & McCarthy, D. W., Mar 20 2004, In : Astrophysical Journal. 604, 1 I, p. 141-152 12 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Hα-derived star formation rates for three z ≃ 0.75 EDisCS galaxy clusters

Finn, R. A., Zaritsky, D., McCarthy, D. W., Poggianti, B., Rudnick, G., Halliday, C., Milvang-Jensen, B. O., Pelló, R. & Simard, L., Sep 1 2005, In : Astrophysical Journal. 630, 1 I, p. 206-227 22 p.

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112 Scopus citations

Imaging circumstellar environments with a nulling interferometer

Hinz, P. M., Angel, J. R. P., Hoffmann, W. F., McCarthy, D. W., McGuire, P. C., Cheselka, M., Hora, J. L. & Woolf, N. J., Sep 17 1998, In : Nature. 395, 6699, p. 251-253 3 p.

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72 Scopus citations

Infrared imaging of M Cas B using rapid image motion compensation

Mccarthy, D., Hancock, T., Freeman, J., McLeod, B., Lloyd-Hart, M., Colucci, D., Wizinowich, P., Clampin, M., Golimowski, D. & Durrance, S., Feb 1993, In : Astronomical Journal. 105, 2, p. 652-659 8 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Infrared photometry of the black hole candidate Sagittarius A

Close, L. M., Mccarthy, D. W. & Melia, F., Feb 1 1995, In : Astrophysical Journal. 439, 2, p. 682-686 5 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Kepler-14b: A massive hot Jupiter transiting an F star in a close visual binary

Buchhave, L. A., Latham, D. W., Carter, J. A., Désert, J. M., Torres, G., Adams, E. R., Bryson, S. T., Charbonneau, D. B., Ciardi, D. R., Kulesa, C., Dupree, A. K., Fischer, D. A., Fressin, F., Gautier, T. N., Gilliland, R. L., Howell, S. B., Isaacson, H., Jenkins, J. M., Marcy, G. W., McCarthy, D. W. & 29 others, Rowe, J. F., Batalha, N. M., Borucki, W. J., Brown, T. M., Caldwell, D. A., Christiansen, J. L., Cochran, W. D., Deming, D., Dunham, E. W., Everett, M., Ford, E. B., Fortney, J. J., Geary, J. C., Girouard, F. R., Haas, M. R., Holman, M. J., Horch, E., Klaus, T. C., Knutson, H. A., Koch, D. G., Kolodziejczak, J., Lissauer, J. J., MacHalek, P., Mullally, F., Still, M. D., Quinn, S. N., Seager, S., Thompson, S. E. & Van Cleve, J., Nov 1 2011, In : Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series. 197, 1, 3.

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41 Scopus citations

KEPLER-21b: A 1.6 REarth planet transiting the bright oscillating F subgiant star HD179070

Howell, S. B., Rowe, J. F., Bryson, S. T., Quinn, S. N., Marcy, G. W., Isaacson, H., Ciardi, D. R., Chaplin, W. J., Metcalfe, T. S., Monteiro, M. J. P. F. G., Appourchaux, T., Basu, S., Creevey, O. L., Gilliland, R. L., Quirion, P. O., Stello, D., Kjeldsen, H., Christensen-Dalsgaard, J., Elsworth, Y., García, R. A. & 47 others, Houdek, G., Karoff, C., Molenda-Akowicz, J., Thompson, M. J., Verner, G. A., Torres, G., Fressin, F., Crepp, J. R., Adams, E., Dupree, A., Sasselov, D. D., Dressing, C. D., Borucki, W. J., Koch, D. G., Lissauer, J. J., Latham, D. W., Buchhave, L. A., Gautier, T. N., Everett, M., Horch, E., Batalha, N. M., Dunham, E. W., Szkody, P., Silva, D. R., Mighell, K., Holberg, J., Ballot, J., Bedding, T. R., Bruntt, H., Campante, T. L., Handberg, R., Hekker, S., Huber, D., Mathur, S., Mosser, B., Régulo, C., White, T. R., Christiansen, J. L., Middour, C. K., Haas, M. R., Hall, J. R., Jenkins, J. M., McCaulif, S., Fanelli, M. N., Kulesa, C., McCarthy, D. & Henze, C. E., Feb 20 2012, In : Astrophysical Journal. 746, 2, 123.

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86 Scopus citations

LBT observations of the HR8799 planetary system â†: First detection of HR8799e in H band

Esposito, S., Mesa, D., Skemer, A., Arcidiacono, C., Claudi, R. U., Desidera, S., Gratton, R., Mannucci, F., Marzari, F., Masciadri, E., Close, L., Hinz, P., Kulesa, C., McCarthy, D., Males, J., Agapito, G., Argomedo, J., Boutsia, K., Briguglio, R., Brusa, G. & 16 others, Busoni, L., Cresci, G., Fini, L., Fontana, A., Guerra, J. C., Hill, J. M., Miller, D., Paris, D., Pinna, E., Puglisi, A., Quiros-Pacheco, F., Riccardi, A., Stefanini, P., Testa, V., Xompero, M. & Woodward, C., Dec 24 2012, In : Astronomy and astrophysics. 549, A52.

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19 Scopus citations

Long-wavelength density fluctuations resolved in Pluto's high atmosphere

McCarthy, D. W., Hubbard, W. B., Kulesa, C. A., Benecchi, S. D., Person, M. J., Elliot, J. L. & Gulbis, A. A. S., Oct 1 2008, In : Astronomical Journal. 136, 4, p. 1519-1522 4 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Low mass companions to nearby stars: Spectral classification and its relation to the stellar/substellar break

Kirkpatrick, J. D. & Mccarthy, D. W., Jan 1 1994, In : Astronomical Journal. 107, 1, p. 333-349 17 p.

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122 Scopus citations