MKI Journal Club Schedule, Spring 2017

The MKI Journal Club meets Fridays at noon in the Marlar Lounge (37-252).
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February 10
David Hernandez Rein & Tamayo "Second-order variational equations for N-body simulations"
Hans Moritz Guenther Bjerkeli et al. "Resolved images of a protostellar outflow driven by an extended disk wind"
February 17
Alex Ji Caldwell et al. "Crater 2: An Extremely Cold Dark Matter Halo"
Matt Bayliss Kehrig et al. "The extended HeII4686-emitting region in IZw18 unveiled: clues for peculiar ionizing sources"
February 24
Jenn Burt Butler et al. "The LCES HIRES/Keck Precision Radial Velocity Exoplanet Survey"
Paul Schechter Kelson et al. "On the Origin and Evolution of the Galaxy Stellar Mass Function"
March 3
Reed Essick Xing et al. "A Feathered Dinosaur Tail with Primitive Plumage Trapped in Mid-Cretaceous Amber"
Glenn Allen Sato et al. "Multi-Year X-ray Variations of Iron-K and Continuum Emissions in the Young Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A"
March 10
Hang Yu Korobko et al. "Beating the standard sensitivity-bandwidth limit of cavity-enhanced interferometers with internal squeezed-light generation"
Carl Rodriguez Kiziltan et al. "An intermediate-mass black hole in the centre of the globular cluster 47 Tucanae"
March 17
Abraham Neben Amorin et al. "Analogues of primeval galaxies two billion years after the Big Bang"
March 24
Ryan McKinnon Schall & Springel "Shock finding on a moving-mesh: I. Shock statistics in non-radiative cosmological simulations"
Mike Nowak Bahramian et al. "The ultracompact nature of the black hole candidate X-ray binary 47 Tuc X9"
March 31
No Journal Club: Spring Break
April 7
Liang Yu Oberst et al. "KELT-16b: A highly irradiated, ultra-short period hot Jupiter nearing tidal disruption"
Mark Egan Males et al. "The path to visible extreme adaptive optics with MagAO-2K and MagAO-X"
April 14
Tom Cooper Genzel et al. "Strongly baryon-dominated disk galaxies at the peak of galaxy formation ten billion years ago"
Dipankar Maitra Piano et al. "High-energy gamma-ray activity from V404 Cygni detected by AGILE during the 2015 June outburst"
April 21
Taweewat Somboonpanyakul Schmidt et al. "Statistical Detection of the HeII Transverse Proximity Effect: Evidence for Sustained Quasar Activity for >25 Million Years"
Chelsea Huang Fulton et al. "The California-Kepler Survey. III. A Gap in the Radius Distribution of Small Planets"
April 28
Sherry Guo Tsiaras et al. "A population study of hot Jupiter atmospheres"
Alan Levine Leloudas et al. "The Superluminous Transient ASASSN-15lh as a Tidal Disruption Event from a Kerr Black Hole"
May 5
Ani Chiti Myeong et al. "Tidal tails around the outer halo globular clusters Eridanus and Palomar 15"
Frederico Marinacci Marasco & Fraternali "The Galactic fountain as an origin for the Smith Cloud"