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Professor Brad Carter

Name Brad Carter
Position Professor (Physics) and Director (Centre for Astrophysics)
Section School of Mathematics, Physics and Computing
Office B408
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4131
Extension 4131
Email
Qualifications BSc Qld , BSc(Hons) Qld , PhD Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Astronomical and Space Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 020199 )
  • Space Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 510999 )
  • Astronomical Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 510199 )
  • Astronomical Sciences ( 510100 )
  • Space Sciences ( 510900 )

Research interests
Stellar Astronomy and Planetary Systems

For research outcomes see the NASA ADS website at:
http://adswww.harvard.edu

USQ Research affiliations

  • Computational Engineering and Science Research Centre (CESRC)
  • International Centre for Applied Climate Sciences (ICACS)

Research most recent
Magnetic fields on young, moderately rotating Sun-like stars - I. HD 35296 and HD 29615
http://arxiv.org/pdf/1502.05788v1.pdf

Winds of Planet Hosting Stars
\http://arxiv.org/pdf/1503.05624v1.pdf

The Pan-Pacific Planet Search. II. Confirmation of a Two-planet System around HD 121056
http://arxiv.org/pdf/1412.6889v1.pdf


Research most notable
A Bcool spectropolarimetric survey of over 150 solar-type stars
http://arxiv.org/pdf/1310.6507v1.pdf

GJ 832c: A Super-Earth in the Habitable Zone
http://arxiv.org/pdf/1406.5587v1.pdf

Forever Alone? Testing Single Eccentric Planetary Systems for Multiple Companions
http://arxiv.org/pdf/1307.0894v2.pdf


Publications in ePrints

Zaleski, S. M. and Valio, A. and Carter, B. D.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 and Marsden, S. C.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5522-8887 (2022) Dynamo activity of the K dwarf KOI-883 from transit photometry mapping. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 510 (4). pp. 5348-5361. ISSN 0035-8711

Spence, Jennifer ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8901-2846 and Buttsworth, David and Carter, BradORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 (2022) Energy content, bulk density, and the latent heat of vaporisation characteristics of abattoir paunch waste. Energy, 248:123645. pp. 1-6. ISSN 0360-5442

Errico, Adriana and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Horner, Jonathan and Li, Zhexing and Brandt, G. Mirek and Kane, Stephen R. and Fetherolf, Tara and Holt, Timothy R. and Carter, BradORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 and Clark, Jake T. and Butler, R. P. and Tinney, C. G. and Ballard, Sarah and Bowler, Brendan P. and Kielkopf, John and Liu, Huigen and Plavchan, Peter P. and Shporer, Avi and Zhang, Hui and Wright, Duncan J.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7294-5386 and Addison, Brett C.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3216-0626 and Mengel, Matthew W.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7830-6822 and Okumura, Jack (2022) HD 83443c: A Highly Eccentric Giant Planet on a 22 yr Orbit. The Astronomical Journal, 163 (6):273. pp. 1-19. ISSN 0004-6256

Zeng, Yunlin and Brandt, Timothy D. and Li, Gongjie and Dupuy, Trent J. and Li, Yiting and Brandt, G. Mirek and Farihi, Jay and Horner, Jonathan and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Butler, R. Paul. and Tinney, Christopher G. and Carter, Bradley D.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 and Wright, Duncan J.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7294-5386 and Jones, Hugh R. A. and O'Toole, Simon J. (2022) The Gliese 86 Binary System: A Warm Jupiter Formed in a Disk Truncated at ≈2 au. The Astronomical Journal, 164 (5):188. pp. 1-14. ISSN 0004-6256

Seach, J. M. and Marsden, S. C.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5522-8887 and Carter, B. D.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 and Evensberget, D. and Folsom, C. P. and Neiner, C. and Mengel, M. W.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7830-6822 (2022) The magnetic fields and stellar winds of the mature late F-stars: β Virginis and θ Draconis. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 509 (4). pp. 5117-5141. ISSN 0035-8711

View full listing in ePrints

Research supervisor in the area of:

  • Astronomical and Space Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 020199 )
  • Space Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 510999 )
  • Astronomical Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 510199 )
  • Astronomical Sciences ( 510100 )
  • Space Sciences ( 510900 )