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Dr Duncan Wright

Name Duncan Wright
Position Senior Lecturer (Astrophysics)
Section School of Sciences
Office C314
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

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Advanced Engineering and Space Sciences (IAESS)
  • Centre for Astrophysics (CA)

Currently teaching courses/programs
PHY1107 - Astronomy 2
PHY2204 - Astronomical Techniques
PHY3307 - Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
7 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Manager of Mount Kent Observatory

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

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: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3216-0626 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

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

Rodriguez, Joseph E. and Quinn, Samuel N. and Zhou, George and Vanderburg, Andrew and Nielsen, Louise D. and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Brahm, Rafael and Reed, Phillip A. and Huang, Chelsea X. and Vach, Sydney and Ciardi, David R. and Oelkers, Ryan J. and Stassun, Keivan G. and Hellier, Coel and Gaudi, B. Scott and Eastman, Jason D. and Collins, Karen A. and Bieryla, Allyson and Christian, Sam and Latham, David W. and Carleo, Ilaria and Wright, Duncan J. and Matthews, Elisabeth and Gonzales, Erica J. and Ziegler, Carl and Dressing, Courtney D. and Howell, Steve B. and Tan, Thiam-Guan and Wittrock, Justin and Plavchan, Peter and McLeod, Kim K. and Baker, David and Wang, Gavin and Radford, Don J. and Schwarz, Richard P. and Esposito, Massimiliano and Ricker, George R. and Vanderspek, Roland K. and Seager, Sara and Winn, Joshua N. and Jenkins, Jon M. and Addison, BrettORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3216-0626 and Anderson, D. R. and Barclay, Thomas and Beatty, Thomas G. and Berlind, Perry and Bouchy, Francois and Bowen, Michael and Bowler, Brendan P. and Brasseur, C. E. and Briceno, Cesar and Caldwell, Douglas A. and Calkins, Michael L. and Cartwright, Scott and Chaturvedi, Priyanka and Chaverot, Guillaume and Chimaladinne, Sudhish and Christiansen, Jessie L. and Collins, Kevin I. and Crossfield, Ian J. M. and Eastridge, Kevin and Espinoza, Nestor and Esquerdo, Gilbert A. and Feliz, Dax L. and Fenske, Tyler and Fong, William and Gan, Tianjun and Giacalone, Steven and Gill, Holden and Gordon, Lindsey and Granados, A. and Grieves, Nolan and Guenther, Eike W. and Guerrero, Natalia and Henning, Thomas and Henze, Christopher E. and Hesse, Katharine and Hobson, Melissa J. and Horner, Jonathan and James, David J. and Jensen, Eric L. N. and Jimenez, Mary and Jordan, Andres and Kane, Stephen R. and Kielkopf, John and Kim, Kingsley and Kuhn, Rudolf B. and Latouf, Natasha and Law, Nicholas M. and Levine, Alan M. and Lund, Michael B. and Mann, Andrew W. and Mao, Shude and Matson, Rachel A. and Mengel, Matthew W. and Mink, Jessica and Newman, Patrick and O'Dwyer, Tanner and Okumura, Jack and Palle, Enric and Pepper, Joshua and Quintana, Elisa V. and Sarkis, Paula and Savel, Arjun B. and Schlieder, Joshua E. and Schnaible, Chloe and Shporer, Avi and Sefako, Ramotholo and Seidel, Julia V. and Siverd, Robert J. and Skinner, Brett and Stalport, Manu and Stevens, Daniel J. and Stibbards, Caitlin and Tinney, C. G. and West, R. G. and Yahalomi, Daniel A. and Zhang, Hui (2021) TESS delivers five new hot giant planets orbiting bright stars from the full-frame images. The Astronomical Journal, 161 (4):194. ISSN 0004-6256

Clark, Jake T. and Clerte, Mathieu and Hinkel, Natalie R. and Unterborn, Cayman T. and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Horner, Jonathan and Wright, Duncan J. and Carter, BradORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 and Morton, Timothy D. and Spina, Lorenzo and Asplund, Martin and Buder, Sven and Bland-Hawthorn, Joss and Casey, Andy and de Silva, Gayandhi and D'Orazi, Valentina and Duong, Ly and Hayden, Michael and Freeman, Ken and Kos, Janez and Lewis, Geraint and Lin, Jane and Lind, Karin and Martell, Sarah and Sharma, Sanjib and Simpson, Jeffrey and Zucker, Dan and Zwitter, Tomaz and Tinney, Christopher G. and Ting, Yuan-Sen and Nordlander, Thomas and Amarsi, Anish M. (2021) The GALAH survey: using galactic archaeology to refine our knowledge of TESS target stars. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 504 (4). pp. 4968-4989. ISSN 0035-8711

Addison, Brett C. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3216-0626 and Wright, Duncan J. and Nicholson, Belinda A. and Cale, Bryson and Mocnik, Teo and Huber, Daniel and Plavchan, Peter and Wittenmyer, Robert A. and Vanderburg, Andrew and Chaplin, William J. and Chontos, Ashley and Clark, Jake T. and Eastman, Jason D. and Ziegler, Carl and Brahm, Rafael and Carter, Bradley D.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-8769 and Clerte, Mathieu and Espinoza, Nestor and Horner, Jonathan and Bentley, John and Jordan, Andres and Kane, Stephen R. and Kielkopf, John F. and Laychock, Emilie and Mengel, Matthew W. and Okumura, Jack and Stassun, Keivan G. and Bedding, Timothy R. and Bowler, Brendan P. and Burnelis, Andrius and Blanco-Cuaresma, Sergi and Collins, Michaela and Crossfield, Ian and Davis, Allen B. and Evensberget, Dag and Heitzmann, Alexis and Howell, Steve B. and Law, Nicholas and Mann, Andrew W. and Marsden, Stephen C. and Matson, Rachel A. and O'Connor, James and Shporer, Avi and Stevens, Catherine and Tinney, C. G. and Tylor, Christopher and Wang, Songhu and Zhang, Hui and Henning, Thomas and Kossakowski, Diana and Ricker, George and Sarkis, Paula and Schlecker, Martin and Torres, Pascal and Vanderspek, Roland and Latham, David W. and Seager, Sara and Winn, Joshua N. and Jenkins, Jon M. and Mireles, Ismael and Rowden, Pam and Pepper, Joshua and Daylan, Tansu and Schlieder, Joshua E. and Collins, Karen A. and Collins, Kevin I. and Tan, Thiam-Guan and Ball, Warrick H. and Basu, Sarbani and Buzasi, Derek L. and Campante, Tiago L. and Corsaro, Enrico and Gonzalez-Cuesta, Lucia and Davies, Guy R. and de Almeida, Leandro and do Nascimento, Jose-Dias, Jr. and Garcia, Rafael A. and Guo, Zhao and Handberg, Rasmus and Hekker, Saskia and Hey, Daniel R. and Kallinger, Thomas and Kawaler, Steven D. and Kayhan, Cenk and Kuszlewicz, James S. and Lund, Mikkel N. and Lyttle, Alexander and Mathur, Savita and Miglio, Andrea and Mosser, Benoit and Nielsen, Martin B. and Serenelli, Aldo M. and Aguirre, Victor Silva and Themeßl, Nathalie (2021) TOI-257b (HD 19916b): a warm sub-saturn orbiting an evolved F-type star. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 502 (3). pp. 3704-3722. ISSN 0035-8711

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