Publications

 

First-author papers (4):


Spectral Variability from the Patchy Atmospheres of T and Y Dwarfs

Caroline V. Morley, Mark S. Marley, Jonathan J. Fortney, Roxana Lupu. Accepted for publication in ApJ Letters.


Water Clouds in Y Dwarfs and Exoplanets

Caroline V. Morley, Mark S. Marley, Jonathan J. Fortney, Roxana Lupu, Didier Saumon, Tom Greene, Katharina Lodders. ApJ, Volume 787, Issue 1.


Quantitatively Assessing the Role of Clouds in the Transmission Spectrum of GJ 1214b

Caroline V. Morley, Jonathan J. Fortney, Eliza M-R. Kempton, Mark S. Marley, Channon Visscher, Kevin Zahnle. ApJ, Volume 775, Issue 1.


Neglected Clouds in T and Y Dwarf Atmospheres

Caroline V. Morley, Jonathan J. Fortney, M. S. Marley, Channon Visscher, D. Saumon, S. K. Leggett

ApJ, Volume 756, Issue 2.



Co-authored papers (19):


Yang, Hao; Apai, Daniel; Marley, Mark S.; Saumon, Didier; Morley, Caroline V.; Buenzli, Esther; Artigau, Etienne; Radigan, Jacqueline; Metchev, Stanimir; Burgasser, Adam J.; Mohanty, Subhanjoy; Lowrance, Patrick L.; Showman, Adam P.; Karalidi, Theodora; Flateau, Davin; Heinze, Aren N. HST Rotational Spectral Mapping of Two L-Type Brown Dwarfs: Variability In and Out of Water Bands Indicates High-Altitude Haze Layers. arXiv:1411.2911.


Leggett, S. K.; Morley, Caroline V.; Marley, M. S.; Saumon, D. Near-infrared photometry of Y dwarfs: low ammonia abundance and the onset of water clouds. arXiv1411.2020.


Buenzli, Esther; Saumon, Didier; Marley, Mark. S.; Apai, Daniel; Radigan, Jacqueline; Bedin, Luigi R.; Reid, I. Neill; Morley, Caroline V. Cloud structure of the nearest brown dwarfs: Spectroscopic variability of Luhman 16AB from the Hubble Space Telescope. arXiv:1411.0003.


Pinfield, D. J.; Gromadzki, M.; Leggett, S. K.; Gomes, J.; Lodieu, N.; Kurtev, R.; Day-Jones, A. C.; Ruiz, M. T.; Cook, N. J.; Morley, C. V.; Marley, M. S.; Marocco, F.; Smart, R. L.; Jones, H. R. A.; Lucas, P. W.; Beletsky, Y.; Ivanov, V. D.; Burningham, B.; Jenkins, J. S.; Cardoso, C.; Frith, J.; Clarke, J. R. A.; Gálvez-Ortiz, M. C.; Zhang, Z. Discovery of a new Y dwarf: WISE J030449.03-270508.3. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 444, Issue 2


Tinney, C. G.; Faherty, Jacqueline K.; Kirkpatrick, J. Davy; Cushing, Mike; Morley, Caroline V.; Wright, Edward L. The Luminosities of the Coldest Brown Dwarfs. Accepted for publication in ApJ.


Luhman, K. L.; Morley, C. V.; Burgasser, A. J.; Esplin, T. L.; Bochanski, J. J. Near-infrared Detection of WD 0806-661 B with the Hubble Space Telescope. ApJL 794, 16.


Naud, Marie-Eve; Artigau, Étienne; Malo, Lison; Albert, Loïc; Doyon, René; Lafrenière, David; Gagné, Jonathan; Saumon, Didier; Morley, Caroline V.; Allard, France; Homeier, Derek; Beichman, Charles A.; Gelino, Christopher R.; Boucher, Anne. Discovery of a Wide Planetary-mass Companion to the Young M3 Star GU Psc. ApJ, 787, 5.


Wilson, P. A., Colón, K. D., Sing, D. K., Ballester, G. E., Désert, J.-M., Ehrenreich, D., Ford, E. B., Fortney, J. J., Lecavelier des Etangs, A., Lopez-Morales, M., Morley, C. V., Pettitt, A. R., Pont, F., & Vidal-Madjar, A.,  2014.  A search for methane in the atmosphere of GJ 1214b via GTC narrow-band transmission spectrophotometry, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 438, 2395


Lupu, R. E., Zahnle, K., Marley, M. S., Schaefer, L., Fegley, B., Morley, C., Cahoy, K., Freedman, R.,

& Fortney, J. J.,  2014.  The Atmospheres of Earthlike Planets after Giant Impact Events, The Astrophysical Journal, 784, 27


Beichman, C., Gelino, C. R., Kirkpatrick, J. D., Cushing, M. C., Dodson-Robinson, S., Marley, M. S., Morley, C. V., & Wright, E. L.,  2014.  WISE Y Dwarfs as Probes of the Brown Dwarf-Exoplanet Connection, The Astrophysical Journal, 783, 68


Leggett, S. K., Liu, M. C., Dupuy, T. J., Morley, C. V., Marley, M. S.,& Saumon, D.,  2014.  Resolved Spectroscopy of the T8.5 and Y0-0.5 Binary WISEPC J121756.91+162640.2AB, The Astrophysical Journal, 780, 62


Burningham, B., et al.,  2013.  76 T dwarfs from the UKIDSS LAS: benchmarks, kinematics and an updated space density, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 433, 457


Mace, G. N., et al.,  2013.  A Study of the Diverse T Dwarf Population Revealed by WISE, The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 205, 6


Mancini, L., Southworth, J., Ciceri, S., Fortney, J. J., Morley, C. V., Dittmann, J. A., Tregloan-Reed, J., Bruni, I., Barbieri, M., Evans, D. F., D'Ago, G., Nikolov, N.,& Henning, T.,  2013.  A lower radius and mass for the transiting extrasolar planet HAT-P-8 b, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 551, A11


Leggett, S. K., Morley, C. V., Marley, M. S., Saumon, D., Fortney, J. J.,& Visscher, C.,  2013.  A Comparison of Near-infrared Photometry and Spectra for Y Dwarfs with a New Generation of Cool Cloudy Models, The Astrophysical Journal, 763, 130


Metchev, S., Apai, D., Radigan, J., Artigau, É., Heinze, A., Helling, C., Homeier, D., Littlefair, S., Morley, C., Skemer, A., & Stark, C.,  2013.  Clouds in brown dwarfs and giant planets, Astronomische Nachrichten, 334, 40


Barclay, T., et al.,  2012.  Photometrically Derived Masses and Radii of the Planet and Star in the TrES-2 System, The Astrophysical Journal, 761, 53


Buenzli, E., Apai, D., Morley, C. V., Flateau, D., Showman, A. P., Burrows, A., Marley, M. S., Lewis, N. K., & Reid, I. N.,  2012.  Vertical Atmospheric Structure in a Variable Brown Dwarf: Pressure-dependent Phase Shifts in Simultaneous Hubble Space Telescope-Spitzer Light Curves, The Astrophysical Journal, 760, L31


Shporer, A., et al.,  2010.  Ground-based Multisite Observations of Two Transits of HD 80606b, The Astrophysical Journal, 722, 880