Kathryn K. Schaffer


Visiting Assistant Professor

Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle, 2005
 
Contact Information
Phone: (773) 834-2103
Location: LASR 125
Email: kschaf2artic.edu
WWW: Web Site
 
KICP Publications
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


Latest Journal Publications
  1. "A Measurement of the Secondary-CMB and Millimeter-wave-foreground Bispectrum using 800 deg2 of South Pole Telescope Data", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 784, Issue 2, article id. 143, 21 pp. (2014) (Apr 2014)
  2. "Constraints on the CMB temperature evolution using multiband measurements of the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich effect with the South Pole Telescope", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 440, Issue 3, p.2610-2615 (Apr 2014)
  3. "Constraints on Cosmology from the Cosmic Microwave Background Power Spectrum of the 2500 deg2 SPT-SZ Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 782, Issue 2, article id. 74, 24 pp. (2014) (Feb 2014)
  4. "A Measurement of the Cosmic Microwave Background Damping Tail from the 2500-Square-Degree SPT-SZ Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 779, Issue 1, article id. 86, 19 pp. (2013) (Dec 2013)
  5. "Measurement of Galaxy Cluster Integrated Comptonization and Mass Scaling Relations with the South Pole Telescope", arXiv:1312.3015 (Dec 2013)
  6. "Extragalactic Millimeter-wave Point-source Catalog, Number Counts and Statistics from 771 deg2 of the SPT-SZ Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 779, Issue 1, article id. 61, 22 pp. (2013) (Dec 2013)
  7. "Optical Spectroscopy and Velocity Dispersions of Galaxy Clusters from the SPT-SZ Survey", arXiv:1311.4953 (Nov 2013)
  8. "A Direct Measurement of the Linear Bias of Mid-infrared-selected Quasars at z ≈ 1 Using Cosmic Microwave Background Lensing", The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 776, Issue 2, article id. L41, 6 pp. (2013) (Oct 2013)
  9. "Detection of B-Mode Polarization in the Cosmic Microwave Background with Data from the South Pole Telescope", Physical Review Letters, vol. 111, Issue 14, id. 141301 (Oct 2013)
  10. "The Growth of Cool Cores and Evolution of Cooling Properties in a Sample of 83 Galaxy Clusters at 0.3 < z < 1.2 Selected from the SPT-SZ Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 774, Issue 1, article id. 23, 23 pp. (2013) (Sep 2013)
  11. "A Cosmic Microwave Background Lensing Mass Map and Its Correlation with the Cosmic Infrared Background", The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 771, Issue 1, article id. L16, 6 pp. (2013) (Jul 2013)
  12. "SPT-CLJ2040-4451: An SZ-Selected Galaxy Cluster at z = 1.478 With Significant Ongoing Star Formation", arXiv:1307.2903 (Jul 2013)
  13. "ALMA Redshifts of Millimeter-selected Galaxies from the SPT Survey: The Redshift Distribution of Dusty Star-forming Galaxies", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 767, Issue 1, article id. 88, 16 pp. (2013) (Apr 2013)
  14. "ALMA Observations of SPT-discovered, Strongly Lensed, Dusty, Star-forming Galaxies", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 767, Issue 2, article id. 132, 11 pp. (2013) (Apr 2013)
  15. "Dusty starburst galaxies in the early Universe as revealed by gravitational lensing", Nature, Volume 495, Issue 7441, pp. 344-347 (2013) (Mar 2013)
  16. "Galaxy Clusters Discovered via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect in the First 720 Square Degrees of the South Pole Telescope Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 763, Issue 2, article id. 127, 20 pp. (2013) (Feb 2013)
  17. "SPT-CL J0205-5829: A z = 1.32 Evolved Massive Galaxy Cluster in the South Pole Telescope Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 763, Issue 2, article id. 93, 10 pp. (2013) (Feb 2013)
  18. "Cosmological Constraints from Sunyaev-Zel'dovich-selected Clusters with X-Ray Observations in the First 178 deg2 of the South Pole Telescope Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 763, Issue 2, article id. 147, 21 pp. (2013) (Feb 2013)
  19. "Redshifts, Sample Purity, and BCG Positions for the Galaxy Cluster Catalog from the First 720 Square Degrees of the South Pole Telescope Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 761, Issue 1, article id. 22, 22 pp. (2012) (Dec 2012)
  20. "High-redshift Cool-core Galaxy Clusters Detected via the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect in the South Pole Telescope Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 761, Issue 2, article id. 183, 9 pp. (2012) (Dec 2012)

Latest Conference Proceedings
  1. "Performance and on-sky optical characterization of the SPTpol instrument", Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452, article id. 84521F, 15 pp. (2012) (Sep 2012)
  2. "SPTpol: an instrument for CMB polarization measurements with the South Pole Telescope", Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452, article id. 84521E, 18 pp. (2012) (Sep 2012)
  3. "Feedhorn-coupled TES polarimeter camera modules at 150 GHz for CMB polarization measurements with SPTpol", Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452, article id. 84523A, 15 pp. (2012) (Sep 2012)
  4. "Design and characterization of 90 GHz feedhorn-coupled TES polarimeter pixels in the SPTPol camera", Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8452, article id. 845239, 12 pp. (2012) (Sep 2012)
  5. "South Pole Telescope software systems: control, monitoring, and data acquisition", Software and Cyberinfrastructure for Astronomy II. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 8451, article id. 84510T, 11 pp. (2012) (Sep 2012)
  6. "SPTpol: an instrument for CMB polarization", THE THIRTEENTH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON LOW TEMPERATURE DETECTORS-LTD13. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1185, pp. 511-514 (2009) (Dec 2009)
  7. "SPT-SZ: a Sunyaev-ZePdovich survey for galaxy clusters", THE THIRTEENTH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON LOW TEMPERATURE DETECTORS-LTD13. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1185, pp. 475-477 (2009) (Dec 2009)

 
Visitors
Past Visitors:
  1. Gajus Miknaitis, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (2007)
  2. Tom Murphy, University of California, San Diego (2006)