Todd Boroson

President & Observatory Director

Science Interests:  AGN structure and physics, AGN host galaxies, stellar populations

Technical interests: instrumentation, detectors, data analysis techniques

Other: science policy, project and organizational management

Publications

  • Space Telescope and Optical Reverberation Mapping Project. VII. Understanding the UV anomaly in NGC 5548 with X-Ray Spectroscopy
    The Astrophysical Journal, 2017 846 1
  • A Large Systematic Search for Close Supermassive Binary and Rapidly Recoiling Black Holes - III. Radial Velocity Variations
    eprint arXiv:1702.05465
  • Space Telescope and Optical Reverberation Mapping Project I: reverberating Disk Models for NGC 5548
    eprint arXiv:1611.06051
  • Reverberation Mapping of Optical Emission Lines in Five Active Galaxies
    The Astrophysical Journal, 2017 840 2
  • Space Telescope and Optical Reverberation Mapping Project. IV. Anomalous behavior of the broad ultraviolet emission lines in NGC 5548
    eprint arXiv:1603.08741
  • Robotic Reverberation Mapping of Arp 151
    eprint arXiv:1510.07329
  • Space Telescope and Optical Reverberation Mapping Project. III. Optical Continuum Emission and Broad-Band Time Delays in NGC 5548
    eprint arXiv:1510.05648
  • A Large Systematic Search for Close Supermassive Binary and Rapidly Recoiling Black Holes - II. Continued Spectroscopic Monitoring and Optical Flux Variability
    eprint arXiv:1509.02575
  • LCOGT network observatory operations
    Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 9149, id. 914912 13 pp. (2014)
  • Does Size Matter? The Underlying Intrinsic Size Distribution of Radio Sources and Implications for Unification by Orientation
  • The abstract observatory: an interface for networking telescopes
    Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 2018 10704
  • The SOAR Telescope as a node in a time domain followup-network: concepts and plans
    Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 2018 10704
  • Likelihood for Detection of Sub-parsec Supermassive Black Hole Binaries in Spectroscopic Surveys
    ArXiv e-prints, 2018
  • Continuum Reverberation Mapping of the Accretion Disks in Two Seyfert 1 Galaxies
    The Astrophysical Journal, 2018 854 2
  • ODI - Portal, Pipeline, and Archive (ODI-PPA): a web-based astronomical compute archive, visualization, and analysis service
    Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 9152, id. 91520E 20 pp. (2014).
  • Science operations for LCOGT: a global telescope network
  • The WIYN one degree imager 2014: performance of the partially populated focal plane and instrument upgrade path
    Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 9147, id. 91470P 11 pp. (2014)
  • A Systematic Search for Close Binary Supermassive Black Holes
    NOAO Proposal ID #2014A-0098
  • General-Purpose Software for Managing Astronomical Observing Programs in the LSST Era
    Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series, 2018 10707
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Contact: tboroson@lco.global