Richard Kessler

KICP Senior researcher
 
Contact Information
Phone: (773) 834-7941
Location: TAAC 56
Email: kesslerkicp.uchicago.edu
WWW: Web Site
 
Students
Past Students

GRADUATE: Benjamin E. Dilday (2008)
 
KICP Publications
2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004


Latest Journal Publications
  1. "Distance probes of dark energy", Astroparticle Physics, Volume 63, p. 2-22 (Mar 2015)
  2. "Spectroscopic Classification of DES Supernovae Candidates with Magellan", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6790 (Dec 2014)
  3. "OzDES Spectroscopic Classification of Supernovae From DES", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6789 (Dec 2014)
  4. "Extending the supernova Hubble diagram to z ~ 1.5 with the Euclid space mission", Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 572, id.A80, 20 pp (Dec 2014)
  5. "Spectroscopic Classification with MMT of Eight Type Ia Supernovae discovered by DES", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6672 (Nov 2014)
  6. "OzDES Spectroscopic Classification of 6 Supernovae From DES", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6679 (Nov 2014)
  7. "OzDES Spectroscopic Classification of 5 Supernovae From DES", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6520 (Oct 2014)
  8. "OzDES Spectroscopic Classification of DES14S2bnq", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6561 (Oct 2014)
  9. "Spectroscopic Classification of DES14C3cxt From Keck", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6559 (Oct 2014)
  10. "Spectroscopic Classification of DES14S2boa with GTC", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6549 (Oct 2014)
  11. "Spectroscopic Classification of 3 Supernovae From DES with Keck", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6531 (Oct 2014)
  12. "Spectroscopic Classification of DES Supernova Candidates with Magellan", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6589 (Oct 2014)
  13. "Spectroscopic Classification of DES14C3gqv from Keck", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6636 (Oct 2014)
  14. "Discovery of the z = 0.869 Superluminous Supernova DES14X2byo", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6635 (Oct 2014)
  15. "Cosmological Parameter Uncertainties from SALT-II Type Ia Supernova Light Curve Models", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 793, Issue 1, article id. 16, 21 pp. (2014) (Sep 2014)
  16. "The Core Collapse Supernova Rate from the SDSS-II Supernova Survey", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 792, Issue 2, article id. 135, 12 pp. (2014) (Sep 2014)
  17. "Discovery and Classification of 8 SNe from the Dark Energy Survey", The Astronomer's Telegram, #6515 (Sep 2014)
  18. "Improved cosmological constraints from a joint analysis of the SDSS-II and SNLS supernova samples", Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 568, id.A22, 32 pp (Aug 2014)
  19. "Early-time light curves of Type Ib/c supernovae from the SDSS-II Supernova Survey", arXiv:1408.4084 (Aug 2014)
  20. "Three-dimensional Simulations of Pure Deflagration Models for Thermonuclear Supernovae", The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 789, Issue 2, article id. 103, 22 pp. (2014) (Jul 2014)

Latest Conference Proceedings
  1. "The Dark Energy Survey and operations: Year 1", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 9149, id. 91490V 15 pp. (2014) (Aug 2014)
  2. "Impact of LSST filter properties on simulated supernovae samples", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #223, #254.39 (Jan 2014)
  3. "Improved cosmological constraints from a joint analysis of the SNLS and SDSS surveys", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #223, #427.04 (Jan 2014)
  4. "Light Curve Model Uncertainties from SDSS and SNLS Data", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, #253.02 (Jan 2013)
  5. "Correlations Between Type Ia Supernovae and Their Host Galaxies Using the SDSS and Multi-wavelength Photometry", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, #106.06 (Jan 2013)
  6. "Type II-P Supernovae from SDSS II Supernova Survey", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #213, #425.14; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 41, p.254; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 41, p.254 (Jan 2009)
  7. "Eighty-Four New Low Redshift SN Ia Lightcurves From the SDSS-II SN Survey", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #213, #425.12; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 41, p.254; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 41, p.254 (Jan 2009)
  8. "SDSS-II Supernova Survey - Fall 2005 Spectroscopy Results", American Astronomical Society Meeting 208, #2.02; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 38, p.78 (Jun 2006)
  9. "SDSS II Supernova Survey", American Astronomical Society Meeting 207, #180.05; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 37, p.1459 (Dec 2005)
  10. "Early Results from the SDSS-II Supernova Survey", American Astronomical Society Meeting 207, #150.02; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 37, p.1408 (Dec 2005)

 
Visitors
Past Visitors:
  1. Pagnotta Ashley, American Museum of Natural History (2014)
  2. Mattia Bulla, Queen's University Belfast (2014)
  3. Ricardo Covarrubias, NCSA - University of Illinois (2014)
  4. Chris D'Andrea, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth (2014)
  5. John Fischer, University of Pennsylvania (2014)
  6. Daniel Goldstein, UC Berkeley (2014)
  7. Cole Holcomb, Princeton University (2014)
  8. Natallia Karpenka, Stockholm University (2014)
  9. Chiaki Kobayashi, University of Hertfordshire (2014)
  10. Marisa March, University of Pennsylvania (2014)
  11. Graur Or, New York University (NYU) (2014)
  12. Michele Sasdelli, Max Planck Institut for Astrophysics - Garching (2014)
  13. Daniel Scolnic, Johns Hopkins University (2014)
  14. William Wolf, University of California Santa Barbara (2014)
  15. Tyrone Woods, Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (2014)
  16. Chenchong Zhu, University of Toronto (2014)
  17. Marc Betoule, LPNHE, CNRS-IN2P3 (2013)
  18. Rachel Cane, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  19. Ricardo Covarrubias, University of Illinois (2013)
  20. Chris D'Andrea, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth (2013)
  21. Patrick El-Hage, LPNHE (2013)
  22. John Fischer, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  23. Ravi Gupta, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  24. Julien Guy, LPNHE Paris (2013)
  25. Marisa March, University of Sussex (2013)
  26. Jennifer Mosher, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  27. Reynald Pain, IN2P3/LPNHE (2013)
  28. Nicolas Regnault, LPNHE (2013)
  29. Nicolas Regnault, LPNHE - IN2P3 - CNRS (2013)
  30. Daniel Scolnic, Johns Hopkins (2013)
  31. Marc Betoule, LPNHE (PARIS, FRANCE) (2012)
  32. Dillon Brout, Johns Hopkins University (2012)
  33. Chris D'Andrea, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth (2012)
  34. Patrick El-Hage, LPNHE (2012)
  35. Jesse Leaman, Space Science Institute (2012)
  36. Jennifer Mosher, University of Pennsylvania (2012)
  37. Daniel Scolnic, Johns Hopkins University (2012)
  38. Marc Betoule, Laboratoire de Physique Nucleaire et de Hautes Energies (2010)
  39. Julien Guy, Laboratoire de Physique Nucleaire et de Hautes Energies (2010)
  40. Jennifer Mosher, University of Pennsylvania (2010)