Associate Professor Ravi Sood

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LOCATION

Room 110 PEMS South (Bldg 26) School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

  • PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles

Manchanda RK; Sood RK; Grey DJ; Isbister DJ, 2008, 'Transport and recombination of electrons in a high pressure proportional counter using different gas mixtures', Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, vol. 595, pp. 605 - 615, 10.1016/j.nima.2008.08.021

Farrell SA; Sood RK; O'Neill PM; Dieters S, 2008, 'A detailed study of 2S 0114+650 with the Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 389, pp. 608 - 628, 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2008.13588.x

Sood RK; Farrell SA; O Neill P; Dieters S, 2007, 'Super-orbital periods in X-ray binaries', Advances in Space Research, vol. 40, pp. 1528 - 1531

Sood RK; Farrell SA; O Neill P; Manchanda RK; Ashok NM, 2006, 'Evolution of the periodicities in 2S 0114+650', Advances in Space Research, vol. 38, pp. 2779 - 2781

Ashok NM; Manchanda RK; Banerjee DPK; Farrell S; Sood RK, 2006, 'Near infrared studies of the massive X-ray binary 2S 0114+65', Advances in Space Research, vol. 38, pp. 2777 - 2778, 10.1016/j.asr.2006.02.064

Farrell SA; Sood RK; O'Neill PM, 2006, 'Super-orbital period in the high-mass X-ray binary 2S 0114+650', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 367, pp. 1457 - 1462, 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2006.10150.x

Nozawa H; Misawa H; Kagitani M; Tsuchiya F; Takahashi S; Morioka A; Kimura T; Okano S; Yamamoto H; Sood R, 2006, 'Implication for the solar wind effect on the Io plasma torus', GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, vol. 33, 10.1029/2005GL025623

Dieters S; O Neill PM; Farrell SA; Sood RK, 2005, 'Long-term periodicities in the flux from low mass X-ray binaries', Advances in Space Research, vol. 35, pp. 1185 - 1191, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/B6V3S-4G21Y0W-H/2/e57ad365c3ccd3f50b6e073cc1eff8c1

Farrell SA; Sood RK; O'Neill PM, 2005, 'Recurrent ~24 h Periods in RXTE ASM Data', Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, vol. 22, pp. 267 - 276, 10.1071/AS04081

Nozawa H; Misawa H; Takahashi S; Morioka A; Okano S; Sood R, 2005, 'Relationship between the Jovian magnetospheric plasma density and Io torus emission', GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, vol. 32, 10.1029/2005GL022759

Takahashi S; Misawa H; Nozawa H; Morioka A; Okano S; Sood R, 2005, 'Dynamic features of Io's extended sodium distributions', ICARUS, vol. 178, pp. 346 - 359, 10.1016/j.icarus.2005.08.006

Grey DJ; Sood RK; Manchanda RK, 2004, 'Resolution and spectral characteristics of ultra high pressure proportional counters using various quench gases', Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, vol. 527, pp. 493 - 511, 10.1016/j.nima.2004.03.202

Nozawa H; Misawa H; Takahashi S; Morioka A; Okano S; Sood R, 2004, 'Long-term variability of [SII] emissions from the Io plasma torus between 1997 and 2000', JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SPACE PHYSICS, vol. 109, 10.1029/2003JA010241

O'Neill PM; Kuulkers E; Sood RK; Van Der Klis M, 2002, 'The X-ray fast-time variability of Sco X-2 (GX 349+2) with RXTE', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 336, pp. 217 - 232, 10.1046/j.1365-8711.2002.05729.x

Durouchoux P; Sood RK; Safi-Harb S; Lu FJ; O Neill PM; Flohic H; Lefevre F, 2001, 'Elongated SNRS: Possible New Jet Sources', Astrophysics and Space Science, pp. 139 - 140

O'Neill PM; Kuulkers E; Sood RK; Dotani T, 2001, 'On the X-ray fast-time variability of Sco X-2 (GX 349+2)', Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 370, pp. 479 - 487, 10.1051/0004-6361:20010216

Corbel S; Fender RP; Tzioumis AT; Nowak M; Mcintyre V; Durouchoux P; Sood RK, 2000, 'Coupling of the X-ray and radio emission in the black hole candidate and compact jet source GX 339-4', Astronomy and Astrophysics, pp. 251 - 268

Takahashi S; Misawa H; Nozawa H; Morioka A; Sood R; Okano S; Yumoto K, 2000, 'Distribution of sodium cloud near Io and in the inner Jovian magnetosphere', PLANETARY IONOSPHERES AND MAGNETOSPHERES, vol. 26, pp. 1529 - 1532, 10.1016/S0273-1177(00)00094-6

Nozawa H; Misawa H; Takahashi S; Morioka A; Okano S; Sood R; Yumoto K, 2000, 'Variability of [SII] emission from the Io plasma torus', PLANETARY IONOSPHERES AND MAGNETOSPHERES, vol. 26, pp. 1525 - 1528, 10.1016/S0273-1177(00)00093-4

Fender RP; Corbel S; Tzioumis T; Mcintyre V; Campbell-Wilson D; Nowak M; Sood RK; Hunstead RW; Harmon A; Durouchoux P, 1999, 'Quenching of the Radio Jet during the X-ray High State of GX339-4', The Astrophysical Journal, pp. L165 - L168

Hjellming RM; Rupen MP; Mioduszewski AJ; Kuulkers E; Mccollough M; Harmon BA; Buxton M; Sood RK; Tzioumis T; Rayner D, 1999, 'Radio and X-Ray Observations of the 1998 Outburst of the Recurrent X-ray Transient 4U 1630-47', The Astrophysical Journal, pp. 383 - 387

Smith I; Liang EP; Lin DE; Moss M; Crider A; Fender RP; Durouchoux P; Corbel S; Sood RK, 1999, 'Multiwavelength Observations of GX 339-4 in 1996. I. Daily light curves and X-ray and gamma-ray spectroscopy', The Astrophysical Journal, pp. 762 - 770

Smith AJ; Liang EP; Lin DE; B Ttcher M; Moss M; Crider A; Filippenko A; Leonard DC; Fender RP; Durouchoux P, 1999, 'Observations of GX 339-4 in 1996', Astrophysical Letters and Communications, pp. 265 - 268

Durouchoux P; Sood RK; Loyer R, 1999, 'Millimeter observations of the X-ray transient 4U1630-47', Astronomische Nachrichten, pp. 349

Durouchoux P; Sood RK; Loyer R, 1999, 'Multiwavelength observations of the X-ray transient 4U 1630-47', Astronomische Nachrichten, pp. 349 - 352

Hannikainen DC; Hunstead RW; Campbell-Wilson D; Sood RK, 1998, 'MOST radio monitoring of GX 339-4', Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 337, pp. 460 - 464

Kuulkers E; Parmar AN; Kitamoto S; Cominsky LR; Sood RK, 1997, 'Complex outburst behaviour from the black hole candidate 4U 1630-47', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 291, pp. 81 - 90, 10.1093/mnras/291.1.81

Sood RK; Panettieri J; Grey D; Woods G; Hoffmann J; Manchanda RK; Staubert R; Kendziorra E; Rochester GK, 1996, 'Axel: A balloon-borne X-ray astronomy experiment', Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, vol. 13, pp. 156 - 161, 10.1017/S1323358000020713

Friedrich S; Staubert R; Lamer G; König M; Geckeler R; Bässgen M; Kollatschny W; Östreicher R; James SD; Sood RK, 1996, 'RX J1940.1-1025: A new asynchronous AM Herculis system', Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 306, pp. 860 - 866

Friedrich S; Staubert R; Lamer G; Konig M; Geckeler R; Bassgen M; Kollatschny W; Ostreicher R; James SD; Sood RK, 1996, 'RX 51940.1-1025: A new asynchronous AM Herculis system', ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, vol. 306, pp. 860 - 866

Manchanda RK; James SG; Lawson WR; Sood RK; Grey D; Sharma DP, 1995, 'An X-ray correlated H flare in GX 1+4', Astronomy and Astrophysics, pp. 29 - 32

Sood RK; James SD; Lawson WA; Sharma DP; Grey DG; Manchanda RK, 1995, 'The orbital period of the X-ray binary GX 1+4', Advances in Space Research, vol. 16, pp. 131 - 134, 10.1016/0273-1177(95)00061-I

MANCHANDA RK; WALDRON LE; SOOD RK, 1993, 'RADIO JETS AND UHE GAMMA-RAY EMISSION IN CYG X-3', PROCEEDINGS ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF AUSTRALIA, vol. 10, pp. 208 - 210, 10.1017/S1323358000025686

Sood RK; Waldron L; Rochester GK; Sumner TJ; Frye G; Jenkins T; Staubert R; Kendziorra E; Ubertini P; Bazzano A, 1992, 'SN 1987A: The impact of greater than 50 MeV gamma-ray luminosity limits on theories of particle acceleration', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 395, pp. 637 - 641, 10.1086/171684

Sood RK; Manchanda RK; Ye Z, 1991, 'An ultra high pressure xenon detector for hard x-ray astronomy', Advances in Space Research, vol. 11, pp. 421 - 424, 10.1016/0273-1177(91)90194-O

Manchanda RK; Ye Z; Sood RK, 1990, 'Ultra-high-pressure proportional counter. Part I: Argon', Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A, vol. 292, pp. 373 - 385, 10.1016/0168-9002(90)90394-L

MANCHANDA RK; SOOD RK; WALDRON L, 1989, 'A MODEL FOR RADIO-EMISSION FROM SN-1987-A', ASTRONOMY & ASTROPHYSICS, vol. 211, pp. 353 - 355

SOOD RK; THOMAS JA; WALDRON L; MANCHANDA RK; UBERTINI P; BAZZANO A; LAPADULA C; STAUBERT R; KENDZIORRA E; ROCHESTER GK, 1988, 'UPPER LIMITS TO THE HIGH-ENERGY GAMMA-RAY AND HARD X-RAY FLUX FROM SN-1987A ON DAY 55', MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, vol. 234, pp. P73 - P77, 10.1093/mnras/234.1.73P

MIZUTANI K; SUTO H; TAKAMI H; MAIHARA T; SOOD RK; THOMAS JA; SHIBAI H; OKUDA H, 1987, 'BRACKETT-GAMMA MAPPING OBSERVATION OF RCW38', MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, vol. 228, pp. 721 - 727, 10.1093/mnras/228.3.721

TAKAMI H; MAIHARA T; MIZUTANI K; OKUDA H; SHIBAI H; NAKAGAWA T; THOMAS JA; SOOD RK; HIROMOTO N; KOBAYASHI Y, 1987, 'FAR-INFRARED [O III] FINE-STRUCTURE LINES AND IONIZATION STRUCTURE OF RCW 38', PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF THE PACIFIC, vol. 99, pp. 832 - 835, 10.1086/132043

SOOD RK, 1987, 'GAMMA-RAY ASTRONOMY FROM BALLOONS AND SATELLITES', PROCEEDINGS ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF AUSTRALIA, vol. 7, pp. 163 - 166, 10.1017/S1323358000022141

Conference Papers

Farrell SA; O'Neill PM; Sood RK; Dieters S; Manchanda RK, 2007, 'A multicoloured view of 2S 0114+650', in AIP Conference Proceedings, pp. 885 - 888, presented at , 10.1063/1.2774958

Sood RK, 2001, 'Molecular Clouds associated with galactic x-ray sources', in Multicolour Universe, Multicolour Universe, Mumbai, India, presented at Multicolour Universe, Mumbai, India, 11 - 14 September 2001

O Neill PM; Sood RK, (eds.), 2001, 'The X-Ray Fast-time Variability of Sco X-2 (GX 349+2)', in New Century of X-Ray Astronomy Symposium, New Century of X-Ray Astronomy Symposium, Yokohama, Japan, pp. 396 - 397, presented at New Century of X-Ray Astronomy Symposium, Yokohama, Japan, 04 - 10 March 2001

Wright CM; Smith CE; Aitken DK; Laureijs RJ; Roche PF; Sood RK, 2000, 'Mid infrared observations of magnetic fields in star forming regions - cloud collapse, disks, outflows and binaries', in 34th Annual Conference of the Astronomical Society of Australia, 34th Annual Conference of the Astronomical Society of Australia, Hobart, pp. P3, presented at 34th Annual Conference of the Astronomical Society of Australia, Hobart, 03 - 07 July 2000

Sood RK, 1998, 'Radio observations of black-hole X-ray binaries', in Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, C S I R O Publishing, Canberra, pp. 241 - 242, presented at ANU Astrophysical Theory Centre Workshop at Australian National University, Canberra, 01 August 1997

Sood RK; Campbell-Wilson D; Durouchoux P; Corbel S; Fender R; Spencer R; Nowak MA; Tzioumis AK, (eds.), 1998, 'Radio properties of the X-ray binary GX 339-4', in RADIO EMISSION FROM GALACTIC AND EXTRAGALACTIC COMPACT SOURCES, ASTRONOMICAL SOC PACIFIC, NEW MEXICO INST MIN & TECHNOL, MACEY CTR, SOCORRO, NM, pp. 349 - 350, presented at IAU Colloquium 164 on Radio Emission from Galactic and Extragalactic Compact Sources, NEW MEXICO INST MIN & TECHNOL, MACEY CTR, SOCORRO, NM, 21 - 26 April 1997

Sood RK; Campbell-Wilson D; Vilhu O; Wallyn P; Durouchoux P, 1997, 'Radio and X-ray observations of GX339-4', in 2nd Integral Workshop: "The Transparent Universe", 2nd Integral Workshop: "The Transparent Universe", St Malo, France, presented at 2nd Integral Workshop: "The Transparent Universe", St Malo, France, 16 - 20 September 1996

Sood RK; Corbel S; Fender RP; Durouchoux P; Tzioumis AT; Spencer RJ; Campbell-Wilson D, (eds.), 1997, 'Radio Observaitons of the Black Hole Candidate GX339-4', in Proceedings of the Fourth Compton Symposium, American Institute of Physics, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, pp. 937 - 940, presented at 4th Compton Symposium on Gamma Ray Astronomy and Astrophysics, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, 27 - 30 April 1997

Sood RK; Corbel S; Fender RP; Durouchoux P; Smith I; Liang EP; Moss M; Dobrinskaya J; Filippenko A; Leonard DC, (eds.), 1997, 'Multiwavelength observations of GX-339-4', in Proceedings of the Fourth Compton Symposium, American Institute of Physics, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, pp. 932 - 936, presented at 4th Compton Symposium on Gamma Ray Astronomy and Astrophysics, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, 27 - 30 April 1997

Sood RK; James S; Durouchoux P, 1997, 'Search for Li-I features in black-hole and neutron star binaries', in European Space Agency, (Special Publication) ESA SP, pp. 237 - 239, presented at

SOOD RK; MANCHANDA RK; STAUBERT R; KENDZIORRA E; MCNAMARA K, (eds.), 1995, 'A PHOSWICH ANGER CAMERA FOR HARD X-RAY AND LOW-ENERGY GAMMA-RAY ASTRONOMY', in SCIENTIFIC BALLOONING, PERGAMON PRESS LTD, HAMBURG, GERMANY, pp. 87 - 90, presented at PSB Meeting of the COSPAR Panel on Technical Problems Related to Scientific Ballooning, at the 13th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, HAMBURG, GERMANY, 11 - 21 July 1994

Conference Proceedings (Editor of)

Sood RK; Campbell-Wilson D; Durouchoux P; Corbel S; Fender RP; Spencer RJ; Nowak M; Tzioumis AT, (eds.), 1998, 'IAU Colloquium 164: Radio Emission from Galactic and Extragalactic Compact Sources 1997', in IAU Colloquium 164: Radio Emission from Galactic and Extragalactic Compact Sources 1997, IAU Colloquium 164: Radio Emission from Galactic and Extragalactic Compact Sources, Sorocco, New Mexico, USA, presented at IAU Colloquium 164: Radio Emission from Galactic and Extragalactic Compact Sources, Sorocco, New Mexico, USA, 21 - 26 April 1997