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Dr Duncan Wright

Name Duncan Wright
Position Senior Lecturer (Astrophysics)
Section School of Sciences
Office Q336A
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 5476
Extension 5476
Email
Qualifications PhD Canterbury

Research interests
High-resolution spectroscopy, exoplanet discovery, Doppler velocities, Stellar pulsation, M Dwarf stars, High-resolution spectrograph instrumentation and calibration

Industry affiliations
Member of the Astronomical Society of Australia
Member of the Australian Institute of Physics

Research most recent
"HATS-39b, HATS-40b, HATS-41b, and HATS-42b: three inflated hot Jupiters and a super-Jupiter transiting F stars" Bento et al., 2018, MNRAS, 477, 3406
"Frequency and mode identification of ? Doradus from photometric and spectroscopic observations" Brunsden et al., 2018, MNRAS, 475, 3813
"The K2-HERMES Survey. I. Planet-candidate Properties from K2 Campaigns 1-3" Wittenmyer et al., 2018, AJ, 155, 10


Research most notable
"Three planets orbiting Wolf 1061" Wright et al., 2016, ApJL, 817, 7


Publications in ePrints

Plavchan, Peter and Barclay, Thomas and Gagne, Jonathan and Gao, Peter and Cale, Bryson and Matzko, William and Dragomir, Diana and Quinn, Sam and Feliz, Dax and Stassun, Keivan and Crossfield, Ian J.M. and Berardo, David A. and Latham, David W. and Tieu, Ben and Anglada-Escude, Guillem and Ricker, George and Vanderspek, Roland and Seager, Sara and Winn, Joshua N. and Jenkins, Jon M. and Rinehart, Stephen and Krishnamurthy, Akshata and Dynes, Scott and Doty, John and Adams, Fred and Afanasev, Dennis A. and Beichman, Chas and Bottom, Mike and Bowler, Brendan P. and Brinkworth, Carolyn and Brown, Carolyn J. and Cancino, Andrew and Ciardi, David R. and Clampin, Mark and Clark, Jake T. and Collins, Karen and Davison, Cassy and Foreman-Mackey, Daniel and Furlan, Elise and Gaidos, Eric J. and Geneser, Claire and Giddens, Frank and Gilbert, Emily and Hall, Ryan and Hellier, Coel and Henry, Todd and Horner, Jonathan and Howard, Andrew W. and Huang, Chelsea and Huber, Joseph and Kane, Stephen R. and Kenworthy, Matthew and Kielkopf, John and Kipping, David and Klenke, Chris and Kruse, Ethan and Latouf, Natasha and Lowrance, Patrick and Mennesson, Bertrand and Mengel, Matthew and Mills, Sean M. and Morton, Tim and Narita, Norio and Newton, Elisabeth and Nishimoto, America and Okumura, Jack and Palle, Enric and Pepper, Joshua and Quintana, Elisa V. and Roberge, Aki and Roccatagliata, Veronica and Schlieder, Joshua E. and Tanner, Angelle and Teske, Johanna and Tinney, C. G. and Vanderburg, Andrew and von Braun, Kaspar and Walp, Bernie and Wang, Jason and Wang, Sharon Xuesong and Weigand, Denise and White, Russel and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Wright, Duncan J. and Youngblood, Allison and Zhang, Hui and Zilberman, Perri (2020) A planet within the debris disk around the pre-main-sequence star AU Microscopii. Nature, 582. pp. 497-500. ISSN 0028-0836

Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Wang, Songhu and Horner, Jonathan and Butler, R. P. and Tinney, C. G. and Carter, B. D. and Wright, D. J. and Jones, H. R. A. and Bailey, J. and O'Toole, S. J. and Johns, Daniel (2020) Cool Jupiters greatly outnumber their toasty siblings: occurrence rates from the Anglo-Australian Planet Search. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 492 (1). pp. 377-383. ISSN 0035-8711

Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Clark, Jake T. and Sharma, Sanjib and Stello, Dennis and Horner, Jonathan and Kane, Stephen R. and Stevens, Catherine P. and Wright, Duncan J. and Spina, Lorenzo and Cotar, Klemen and Asplund, Martin and Bland-Hawthorn, Joss and Buder, Sven and Casey, Andrew R. and de Silva, Gayandhi M. and D'Orazi, Valentina and Freeman, Ken and Kos, Janez and Lewis, Geraint and Lin, Jane and Lind, Karin and Martell, Sarah L. and Simpson, Jeffrey D. and Zucker, Daniel B. and Zwitter, Tomaz (2020) K2-HERMES II. Planet-candidate properties from K2 Campaigns 1-13. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 496 (1). pp. 851-863. ISSN 0035-8711

Nielsen, L. D. and Bouchy, F. and Turner, O. and Giles, H. and Suarez Mascareno, A. and Lovis, C. and Marmier, M. and Pepe, F. and Segransan, D. and Udry, S. and Otegi, J. F. and Ottoni, G. and Staport, M. and Ricker, G. and Vanderspek, R. and Latham, D. W. and Seager, S. and Winn, J. N. and Jenkins, J. M. and Kane, S. R. and Wittenmyer, R. A. and Bowler, B. and Crossfield, I. and Horner, J. and Kielkopf, J. and Morton, T. and Plavchan, P. and Tinney, C. G. and Zhang, Hui and Wright, D. J. and Mengel, M. W. and Clark, J. T. and Okumura, J. and Addison, B.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3216-0626 and Caldwell, D. A. and Cartwright, S. M. and Collins, K. A. and Francis, J. and Guerrero, N. and Huang, C. X. and Matthews, E. C. and Pepper, J. and Rose, M. and Villasenor, J. and Wohler, B. and Stassun, K. and Howell, S. and Ciardi, D. and Gonzales, E. and Matson, R. and Beichman, C. and Schlieder, J. (2019) A Jovian planet in an eccentric 11.5 day orbit around HD 1397 discovered by TESS. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 623 (Article A100). ISSN 0004-6361

Kane, Stephen R. and Dalba, Paul A. and Li, Zhexing and Horch, Elliott P. and Hirsch, Lea A. and Horner, Jonathan and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Howell, Steve B. and Everett, Mark E. and Butler, R. Paul and Tinney, Christopher G. and Carter, Brad D. and Wright, Duncan J. and Jones, Hugh R. A. and Bailey, Jeremy and O'Toole, Simon J. (2019) Detection of Planetary and Stellar Companions to Neighboring Stars via a Combination of Radial Velocity and Direct Imaging Techniques. The Astronomical Journal, 157 (6). pp. 252-262. ISSN 0004-6256

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