Rob Siverd

Instrumentation Scientist

Publications

  • The Architecture of the GW Ori Young Triple Star System and Its Disk: Dynamical Masses, Mutual Inclinations, and Recurrent Eclipses
    eprint arXiv:1710.03153
  • KELT-19Ab: A P~4.6 Day Hot Jupiter Transiting a Likely Am Star with a Distant Stellar Companion
    eprint arXiv:1709.07010
  • EPIC 211418729b and EPIC 211442297b: Two Transiting Warm Jupiters
    The Astronomical Journal, 2017 154 5
  • Outbursts and Disk Variability in Be Stars
    ArXiv e-prints, 2017
  • Identification of Young Stellar Variables with KELT for K2 II: The Upper Scorpius Association
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2018 473 1
  • KELT-20b: A giant planet with a period of P~ 3.5 days transiting the V~ 7.6 early A star HD 185603
    The Astronomical Journal, 2017 154 5
  • A giant planet undergoing extreme ultraviolet irradiation by its hot massive-star host
    Nature, 2017 546 7659
  • A Bright Short Period M-M Eclipsing Binary from the KELT Survey: Magnetic Activity and the Mass-Radius Relationship for M-dwarfs
    eprint arXiv:1706.02401
  • Periodic Eclipses of the Young Star PDS 110 Discovered with WASP and KELT Photometry
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2017 471 1
  • WASP-167b/KELT-13b: Joint discovery of a hot Jupiter transiting a rapidly-rotating F1V star
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2017 471 3
  • Identification of Young Stellar Variables with KELT for K2 I: Campaign 13 Taurus
    The Astrophysical Journal, 2017 848 2
  • KELT-18b: Puffy Planet, Hot Host, Probably Perturbed
    eprint arXiv:1702.01657
  • The transiting dust clumps in the evolved disk of the Sun-like UXor RZ Psc
    Royal Society Open Science, 2017 4 1
  • The Mysterious Dimmings of the T Tauri Star V1334 Tau
    The Astrophysical Journal, 2017 836 2
  • V473 Lyr, a modulated, period-doubled Cepheid, and U TrA, a double-mode Cepheid observed by MOST
    eprint arXiv:1612.06722
  • The Role of Precise Photometric Transit Observations in the Gaia Era Illustrated Using Transit Observations of KELT-11b with Spitzer
    The Astronomical Journal, 2017 154 1
  • Absolute dimensions of the eccentric eclipsing binary V541 Cygni
    The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 836, Issue 2, article id. 177, 11 pp. (2017).
  • No Conclusive Evidence for Transits of Proxima b in MOST photometry
    The Astronomical Journal, 153:93 (15pp)
  • Photometric Variability of the Be Star Population
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 153, Issue 6, article id. 252, 21 pp. (2017)
  • KELT-12b: A $P \sim 5$ Day, Highly Inflated Hot Jupiter Transiting a Mildly Evolved Hot Star
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 153, Issue 4, article id. 178, 15 pp. (2017)
  • KELT-16b: A highly irradiated, ultra-short period hot Jupiter nearing tidal disruption
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 153, Issue 3, article id. 97, 18 pp. (2017)
  • DM Ori: A Young Star Occulted by a Disturbance in its Protoplanetary Disk
    The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 831, Issue 1, article id. 74, 8 pp. (2016)
  • KELT-17b: A hot-Jupiter transiting an A-star in a misaligned orbit detected with Doppler tomography
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 152, Issue 5, article id. 136, 15 pp. (2016)
  • KELT-11b: A Highly Inflated Sub-Saturn Exoplanet Transiting the V=8 Subgiant HD 93396
    The Astronomical Journal, 2017 153 5
  • EPIC201702477b: A Long Period Transiting Brown Dwarf from K2
    The Astronomical Journal, 2017 153 1
  • An Extreme Analogue of $\epsilon$ Aurigae: An M-giant Eclipsed Every 69 Years by a Large Opaque Disk Surrounding a Small Hot Source
    eprint arXiv:1601.00135
  • Recurring Occultations of RW Aurigae by Coagulated Dust in the Tidally Disrupted Circumstellar Disk
    eprint arXiv:1512.03745
  • KELT-4Ab: An Inflated Hot Jupiter Transiting the Bright (V ∼ 10) Component of a Hierarchical Triple
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 151, Issue 2, article id. 45, 14 pp. (2016).
  • KELT-10b: The First Transiting Exoplanet from the KELT-South Survey -- A Hot Sub-Jupiter Transiting a V = 10.7 Early G-Star
    eprint arXiv:1509.02323
  • Metrics for Optimization of Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Observations of Stellar Variables and Transients
    eprint arXiv:1508.03175
  • V409 Tau as Another AA Tau: Photometric Observations of Stellar Occultations by the Circumstellar Disk
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 150, Issue 1, article id. 32, 11 pp. (2015).
  • KELT-7b: A Hot Jupiter Transiting a Bright V = 8.54 Rapidly Rotating F-star
    The Astronomical Journal, Volume 150, Issue 1, article id. 12, 14 pp. (2015).
  • Observations of the M82 SN 2014J with the Kilodegree Extremely Little Telescope
    The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 799, Issue 1, article id. 105, 8 pp. (2015).
  • Constraints on the Origin of the First Light from SN 2014J
    The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 799, Issue 1, article id. 106, 7 pp. (2015).
  • Independent Discovery of a Sub-Earth in the Habitable Zone Around a Very Close Solar-Mass Star
    ArXiv e-prints, 2018
  • KELT-22Ab: A Massive Hot Jupiter Transiting a Near Solar Twin
    ArXiv e-prints, 2018
  • The KELT Follow-Up Network and Transit False Positive Catalog: Pre-vetted False Positives for TESS
    ArXiv e-prints, 2018
  • KELT-21b: A Hot Jupiter Transiting the Rapidly-Rotating Metal-Poor Late-A Primary of a Likely Hierarchical Triple System
    ArXiv e-prints, 2017
  • Variability Properties of 4 Million Sources in the $TESS$ Input Catalog Observed with the Kilodegree Extremely Little Telescope Survey
    ArXiv e-prints, 2017
  • KELT-19Ab: A P ∼ 4.6-day Hot Jupiter Transiting a Likely Am Star with a Distant Stellar Companion
    The Astronomical Journal, 2018 155 1
  • NRES: The Network of Robotic Echelle Spectrographs
    American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts, 2018
  • NRES: The Network of Robotic Echelle Spectrographs
    American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts, 2017 230
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