Richard Kessler

KICP Senior researcher
 
Contact Information
Phone: (773) 834-7941
Location: ERC 449
Email: kesslerkicp.uchicago.edu
WWW: Web Site
 
Students
Past Students

GRADUATE: Benjamin E. Dilday (2008)
 
KICP Publications
2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004


Latest Journal Publications
  1. "Observation of Two New L4 Neptune Trojans in the Dark Energy Survey Supernova Fields", The Astronomical Journal, Volume 151, Issue 2, article id. 39, 6 pp. (2016) (Feb 2016)
  2. "The Dark Energy Survey: more than dark energy - an overview", arXiv:1601.00329 (Jan 2016)
  3. "Assessment of Systematic Chromatic Errors that Impact Sub-1% Photometric Precision in Large-Area Sky Surveys", arXiv:1601.00117 (Jan 2016)
  4. "Classification of DES15S1oeh by Keck", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8538 (Jan 2016)
  5. "Classification of 5 DES supernovae by Gemini", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8564 (Jan 2016)
  6. "The Difference Imaging Pipeline for the Transient Search in the Dark Energy Survey", The Astronomical Journal, Volume 150, Issue 6, article id. 172, 18 pp. (2015) (Dec 2015)
  7. "Classification of 3 DES supernovae by Gemini", The Astronomer's Telegram, No.8371 (Dec 2015)
  8. "Classification of 20 DES Supernova with OzDES", The Astronomer's Telegram, No.8367 (Dec 2015)
  9. "Observation and Confirmation of Six Strong Lensing Systems in The Dark Energy Survey Science Verification Data", arXiv:1512.03062 (Dec 2015)
  10. "Classification of 7 DES supernovae by Gemini", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8424 (Dec 2015)
  11. "Classification of DES15X2mzv by Keck", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8418 (Dec 2015)
  12. "Classification of 4 DES supernovae by OzDES", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8413 (Dec 2015)
  13. "DES14X3taz: A Type I Superluminous Supernova Showing a Luminous, Rapidly Cooling Initial Pre-Peak Bump", arXiv:1512.06043 (Dec 2015)
  14. "Classification of 15 DES supernovae by OzDES", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8464 (Dec 2015)
  15. "Discovery and Classification of the z=1.86 SLSNe: DES15E2mlf", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8460 (Dec 2015)
  16. "Classification of DES15S2myz and DES15S2mwz by GTC", The Astronomer's Telegram, No. 8451 (Dec 2015)
  17. "The Dark Energy Camera", The Astronomical Journal, Volume 150, Issue 5, article id. 150, 43 pp. (2015) (Nov 2015)
  18. "Classification of 3 DES supernovae by Gemini-North", The Astronomer's Telegram, No.8269 (Nov 2015)
  19. "Erratum: “Automated Transient Identification in the Dark Energy Survey” (2015, AJ, 150, 82)", The Astronomical Journal, Volume 150, Issue 5, article id. 165, 1 pp. (2015) (Nov 2015)
  20. "Classification of 14 DES Supernova with OzDES", The Astronomer's Telegram, No.8137 (Oct 2015)

Latest Conference Proceedings
  1. "Supernova Host Galaxy Identification: Applications for the Dark Energy Survey and Future Surveys", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #227, id.103.06 (Jan 2016)
  2. "The Dark Energy Survey and operations: Year 1", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 9149, id. 91490V 15 pp. (2014) (Aug 2014)
  3. "Impact of LSST filter properties on simulated supernovae samples", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #223, id.254.39 (Jan 2014)
  4. "Improved cosmological constraints from a joint analysis of the SNLS and SDSS surveys", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #223, id.427.04 (Jan 2014)
  5. "Light Curve Model Uncertainties from SDSS and SNLS Data", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, id.#253.02 (Jan 2013)
  6. "Correlations Between Type Ia Supernovae and Their Host Galaxies Using the SDSS and Multi-wavelength Photometry", American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, id.#106.06 (Jan 2013)
  7. "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)
  8. "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)
  9. "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)
  10. "SDSS II Supernova Survey", American Astronomical Society Meeting 207, #180.05; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 37, p.1459 (Dec 2005)

 
Visitors
Past Visitors:
  1. Rachel Wolf, University of Pennsylvania (2016)
  2. Dillon Brout, University of Pennsylvania (2015)
  3. Pagnotta Ashley, American Museum of Natural History (2014)
  4. Mattia Bulla, Queen's University Belfast (2014)
  5. Ricardo Covarrubias, NCSA - University of Illinois (2014)
  6. Chris D'Andrea, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth (2014)
  7. John Fischer, University of Pennsylvania (2014)
  8. Daniel Goldstein, UC Berkeley (2014)
  9. Cole Holcomb, Princeton University (2014)
  10. Natallia Karpenka, Stockholm University (2014)
  11. Chiaki Kobayashi, University of Hertfordshire (2014)
  12. Marisa March, University of Pennsylvania (2014)
  13. Graur Or, New York University (NYU) (2014)
  14. Michele Sasdelli, Max Planck Institut for Astrophysics - Garching (2014)
  15. Daniel Scolnic, Johns Hopkins University (2014)
  16. William Wolf, University of California Santa Barbara (2014)
  17. Tyrone Woods, Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (2014)
  18. Chenchong Zhu, University of Toronto (2014)
  19. Marc Betoule, LPNHE, CNRS-IN2P3 (2013)
  20. Rachel Cane, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  21. Ricardo Covarrubias, University of Illinois (2013)
  22. Chris D'Andrea, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth (2013)
  23. Patrick El-Hage, LPNHE (2013)
  24. John Fischer, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  25. Ravi Gupta, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  26. Julien Guy, LPNHE Paris (2013)
  27. Marisa March, University of Sussex (2013)
  28. Jennifer Mosher, University of Pennsylvania (2013)
  29. Reynald Pain, IN2P3/LPNHE (2013)
  30. Nicolas Regnault, LPNHE - IN2P3 - CNRS (2013)
  31. Nicolas Regnault, LPNHE (2013)
  32. Daniel Scolnic, Johns Hopkins (2013)
  33. Marc Betoule, LPNHE (PARIS, FRANCE) (2012)
  34. Dillon Brout, Johns Hopkins University (2012)
  35. Chris D'Andrea, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth (2012)
  36. Patrick El-Hage, LPNHE (2012)
  37. Jesse Leaman, Space Science Institute (2012)
  38. Jennifer Mosher, University of Pennsylvania (2012)
  39. Daniel Scolnic, Johns Hopkins University (2012)
  40. Marc Betoule, Laboratoire de Physique Nucleaire et de Hautes Energies (2010)
  41. Julien Guy, Laboratoire de Physique Nucleaire et de Hautes Energies (2010)
  42. Jennifer Mosher, University of Pennsylvania (2010)