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Kirit S. Karkare

KICP Fellow

Ph.D., Harvard, 2017
 
Contact Information
Phone: (773) 702-6684
Fax: (773) 834-8279
Location: ERC 335
Email: kkarkarekicp.uchicago.edu
WWW: Web Site

 
Research
Ongoing Scientific Projects:

 
Talks, Lectures, & Workshops

 
KICP Publications
2019 | 2018 | 2017


Latest Journal Publications
  1. "CMB-S4 Science Case, Reference Design, and Project Plan", arXiv:1907.04473 (Jul 2019)
  2. "Astro2020 APC White Paper: The Early Career Perspective on the Coming Decade, Astrophysics Career Paths, and the Decadal Survey Process", arXiv:1907.01676 (Jul 2019)
  3. "Mapping Cosmic Dawn and Reionization: Challenges and Synergies", Astro2020: Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics, science white papers, no. 394; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 51, Issue 3, id. 394 (2019) (May 2019)
  4. "Fundamental Cosmology in the Dark Ages with 21-cm Line Fluctuations", Astro2020: Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics, science white papers, no. 144; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 51, Issue 3, id. 144 (2019) (May 2019)
  5. "Insights Into the Epoch of Reionization with the Highly-Redshifted 21-cm Line", Astro2020: Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics, science white papers, no. 143; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 51, Issue 3, id. 143 (2019) (May 2019)
  6. "Synergies Between Galaxy Surveys and Reionization Measurements", Astro2020: Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics, science white papers, no. 142; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 51, Issue 3, id. 142 (2019) (May 2019)
  7. "BICEP2 / Keck Array XI: Beam Characterization and Temperature-to-Polarization Leakage in the BK15 Dataset", arXiv:1904.01640 (Apr 2019)
  8. "Primordial Non-Gaussianity", arXiv:1903.04409 (Mar 2019)
  9. "Mapping Cosmic Dawn and Reionization: Challenges and Synergies", arXiv:1903.04580 (Mar 2019)
  10. "Cosmology with the Highly Redshifted 21cm Line", arXiv:1903.06240 (Mar 2019)
  11. "Astro 2020 Science White Paper: Fundamental Cosmology in the Dark Ages with 21-cm Line Fluctuations", arXiv:1903.06212 (Mar 2019)
  12. "Astro2020 Science White Paper: Insights Into the Epoch of Reionization with the Highly-Redshifted 21-cm Line", arXiv:1903.06204 (Mar 2019)
  13. "Astro2020 Science White Paper: Synergies Between Galaxy Surveys and Reionization Measurements", arXiv:1903.06197 (Mar 2019)
  14. "Constraints on Primordial Gravitational Waves Using Planck, WMAP, and New BICEP2/Keck Observations through the 2015 Season", Physical Review Letters, Volume 121, Issue 22, id.221301 (Nov 2018)
  15. "Constraints on Primordial Gravitational Waves Using Planck, WMAP, and New BICEP2/Keck Observations through the 2015 Season", Physical Review Letters, Volume 121, Issue 22, id.221301 (Nov 2018)
  16. "Constraining the expansion history and early dark energy with line intensity mapping", Physical Review D, Volume 98, Issue 4, id.043529 (Aug 2018)
  17. "Measurements of Degree-Scale B-mode Polarization with the BICEP/Keck Experiments at South Pole", arXiv:1807.02199 (Jul 2018)
  18. "BICEP2 / Keck Array IX: New bounds on anisotropies of CMB polarization rotation and implications for axionlike particles and primordial magnetic fields", Physical Review D, Volume 96, Issue 10, id.102003 (Nov 2017)

Latest Conference Proceedings
  1. "Design and performance of wide-band corrugated walls for the BICEP Array detector modules at 30/40 GHz", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 10708, id. 107082G 12 pp. (2018) (Jul 2018)
  2. "Ultra-thin large-aperture vacuum windows for millimeter wavelengths receivers", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 10708, id. 107082K 14 pp. (2018) (Jul 2018)
  3. "BICEP Array cryostat and mount design", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 10708, id. 107082D 10 pp. (2018) (Jul 2018)
  4. "BICEP Array: a multi-frequency degree-scale CMB polarimeter", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 10708, id. 1070807 15 pp. (2018) (Jul 2018)
  5. "2017 upgrade and performance of BICEP3: a 95GHz refracting telescope for degree-scale CMB polarization", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 10708, id. 107082N 11 pp. (2018) (Jul 2018)
  6. "The design and characterization of a 300 channel, optimized full-band millimeter filterbank for science with SuperSpec", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 10708, id. 107081O 8 pp. (2018) (Jul 2018)

 
Visitors
Past Visitors:
  1. Caroline Huang, Johns Hopkins University (2019)
  2. Garrett Keating, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (2019)
  3. Junhan Kim, University of Arizona (2019)
  4. Michelle Ntampaka, Harvard University (2019)
  5. Simeon Bird, UC Riverside (2018)
  6. Stephen Portillo, University of Washington (2018)