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Professor Jonti Horner

Professor Jonti Horner
Name Jonti Horner
Position Professor (Astrophysics)
Section Centre for Astrophysics (Operations)
Office C319
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4687 5885
Extension 5885
Qualifications MSc Durham , PhD Oxford
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Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Astronomical and Space Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 020199 )
  • Astrobiology ( 510101 )
  • Solar System Planetary Science (excl. Planetary Geology) ( 510905 )
  • Stellar Astronomy And Planetary Systems ( 510109 )
  • Astronomical Sciences ( 510100 )
  • Space Sciences ( 510900 )

Research interests
Solar system formation and evolution
Planetary Habitability

Professional memberships
Committee member of the Astrobiology Society of Britain
Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society
Fellow of the Astronomical Society of Australia
Member of the Institute of Physics

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Astrophysics (CA)

Currently teaching courses/programs
PHY1101 (2019 - )
PHY2208 (2018 - )
PHY3306 (2020 - )

Research most recent
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Publications in ePrints

Chavez, Cristian F. and Muller, T. G. and Marshall, J. P. and Horner, J. and Drass, H. and Carter, B.ORCID: (2021) A thermophysical and dynamical study of the Hildas, (1162) Larissa, and (1911) Schubart. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 502 (4). pp. 4981-4992. ISSN 0035-8711

Hobson, Melissa J. and Brahm, Rafael and Jordan, Andres and Espinoza, Nestor and Kossakowski, Diana and Henning, Thomas and Rojas, Felipe and Schlecker, Martin and Sarkis, Paula and Trifonov, Trifon and Thorngren, Daniel and Binnenfeld, Avraham and Shahaf, Sahar and Zucker, Shay and Ricker, George R. and Latham, David W. and Seager, S. and Winn, Joshua N. and Jenkins, Jon M. and Addison, BrettORCID: and Bouchy, Francois and Bowler, Brendan P. and Briegal, Joshua T. and Bryant, Edward M. and Collins, Karen A. and Daylan, Tansu and Grieves, Nolan and Horner, Jonathan and Huang, Chelsea and Kane, Stephen R. and Kielkopf, John and McLean, Brian and Mengel, Matthew W. and Nielsen, Louise D. and Okumura, Jack and Jones, Matias and Plavchan, Peter and Shporer, Avi and Smith, Alexis M. S. and Tilbrook, Rosanna and Tinney, C. G. and Twicken, Joseph D. and Udry, Stephane and Unger, Nicolas and West, Richard and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Wohler, Bill and Torres, Pascal and Wright, Duncan J. (2021) A transiting warm giant planet around the young active star TOI-201. The Astronomical Journal, 161 (5):235. ISSN 0004-6256

Holt, Timothy R. and Horner, Jonathan and Nesvorny, David and King, RachelORCID: and Popescu, Marcel and Carter, Brad D.ORCID: and Tylor, Christopher C. E. (2021) Astrocladistics of the Jovian Trojan swarms. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 504 (2). pp. 1571-1608. ISSN 0035-8711

Sharma, Sanjib and Hayden, Michael R. and Bland-Hawthorn, Joss and Stello, Dennis and Buder, Sven and Zinn, Joel C. and Kallinger, Thomas and Asplund, Martin and de Silva, Gayandhi M. and D'Orazi, Valentina and Freeman, Ken and Kos, Janez and Lewis, Geraint F. and Lin, Jane and Lind, Karin and Martell, Sarah and Simpson, Jeffrey D. and Wittenmyer, Rob A. and Zucker, Daniel B. and Zwitter, Tomaz and Chen, Boquan and Cotar, Klemen and Esdaile, James and Hon, Marc and Horner, Jonathan and Huber, Daniel and Kafle, Prajwal R. and Khanna, Shourya and Ting, Yuan-Sen and Nataf, David M. and Nordlander, Thomas and Saadon, Mohd Hafiz Mohd and Tepper-Garcia, Thor and Tinney, C. G. and Traven, Gregor and Watson, Fred and Wright, Duncan and Wyse, Rosemary F. G. (2021) Fundamental relations for the velocity dispersion of stars in the Milky Way. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 506. pp. 1761-1776. ISSN 0035-8711

Bolin, Bryce T. and Fernandez, Yanga R. and Lisse, Carey M. and Holt, Timothy R. and Lin, Zhong-Yi and Purdum, Josiah N. and Deshmukh, Kunal P. and Bauer, James M. and Bellm, Eric C. and Bodewits, Dennis and Burdge, Kevin B. and Carey, Sean J. and Copperwheat, Chris M. and Helou, George and Ho, Anna Y. Q. and Horner, Jonathan and van Roestel, Jan and Bhalerao, Varun and Chang, Chan-Kao and Chen, Christine and Hsu, Chen-Yen and Ip, Wing-Huen and Kasliwal, Mansi M. and Masci, Frank J. and Ngeow, Chow-Choong and Quimby, Robert and Burruss, Rick and Coughlin, Michael and Dekany, Richard and Delacroix, Alexandre and Drake, Andrew and Duev, Dmitry A. and Graham, Matthew and Hale, David and Kupfer, Thomas and Laher, Russ R. and Mahabal, Ashish and Mroz, Przemyslaw J. and Neill, James D. and Riddle, Reed and Rodriguez, Hector and Smith, Roger M. and Soumagnac, Maayane T. and Walters, Richard and Yan, Lin and Zolkower, Jeffry (2021) Initial characterization of active transitioning centaur, P/2019 LD2 (ATLAS), using Hubble, Spitzer, ZTF, Keck, Apache Point Observatory, and GROWTH visible and infrared imaging and spectroscopy. The Astronomical Journal, 161 (3):116. ISSN 0004-6256

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Astronomical and Space Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 020199 )
  • Astrobiology ( 510101 )
  • Solar System Planetary Science (excl. Planetary Geology) ( 510905 )
  • Stellar Astronomy And Planetary Systems ( 510109 )