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Dr Duncan Wright

Name Duncan Wright
Position Research Fellow (Astrophysics)
Section Strategic Research Projects
Office Q336A
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 5476
Extension 5476
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

Johns, Daniel and Marti, Connor and Huff, Madison and McCann, Jacob and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Horner, Jonathan and Wright, Duncan J. (2018) Revised exoplanet radii and habitability using Gaia Data Release 2. Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series, 239 (1 - Article 14). ISSN 0067-0049

Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Sharma, Sanjib and Stello, Dennis and Buder, Sven and Kos, Janez and Asplund, Martin and Duong, Ly and Lin, Jane and Lind, Karin and Ness, Melissa and Zwitter, Tomaz and Horner, Jonathan and Clark, Jake and Kane, Stephen R. and Huber, Daniel and Bland-Hawthorn, Joss and Casey, Andrew R. and de Silva, Gayandhi M. and D’Orazi, Valentina and Freeman, Ken and Martell, Sarah and Simpson, Jeffrey D. and Zucker, Daniel B. and Anguiano, Borja and Casagrande, Luca and Esdaile, James and Hon, Marc and Ireland, Michael and Kafle, Prajwal R. and Khanna, Shourya and Marshall, J. P. and Saddon, Mohd Hafiz Mohd and Traven, Gregor and Wright, Duncan (2018) The K2-HERMES Survey. I. Planet-candidate properties from K2 campaigns 1–3. The Astronomical Journal, 155 (2 - Article 84). ISSN 0004-6256

Nicholson, B. A. and Hussain, G. A. J. and Donati, J.-F. and Folsom, C. P. and Mengel, M. and Carter, B. D. and Wright, D. (2018) The surface magnetic activity of the weak-line T Tauri stars TWA 9Aand V1095 Sco. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 480 (2). pp. 1754-1766. ISSN 0035-8711

Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Horner, Jonathan and Mengel, M. W. and Butler, R. P. and Wright, D. J. and Tinney, C. G. and Carter, B. D. and Jones, H. R. A. and Anglada-Escude, G. and Bailey, J. and O'Toole, Simon J. (2017) The Anglo-Australian planet search. XXV. A candidate massive Saturn analog orbiting HD 30177. The Astronomical Journal, 153 (4). pp. 1-12. ISSN 0004-6256

Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Butler, R. P. and Tinney, C. G. and Horner, Jonathan and Carter, B. D. and Wright, D. J. and Jones, H. R. A. and Bailey, J. and O'Toole, Simon J. (2016) The Anglo-Australian planet search. XXIV. The frequency of Jupiter analogs. The Astrophysical Journal, 819 (1). pp. 1-11. ISSN 0004-637X

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