Dr Simon Murphy

  • PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles

Da Costa GS; Bessell MS; Mackey AD; Nordlander T; Asplund M; Casey AR; Frebel A; Lind K; Marino AF; Murphy SJ; Norris JE; Schmidt BP; Yong D, 2019, 'The SkyMapper DR1.1 search for extremely metal-poor stars', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 489, pp. 5900 - 5918, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stz2550

Marino AF; Da Costa GS; Casey AR; Asplund M; Bessell MS; Frebel A; Keller SC; Lind K; Mackey AD; Murphy SJ; Nordlander T; Norris JE; Schmidt BP; Yong D, 2019, 'Keck HIRES spectroscopy of SkyMapper commissioning survey candidate extremely metal-poor stars', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 485, pp. 5153 - 5167, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stz645

Flaherty K; Meredith Hughes A; Mamajek EE; Murphy SJ, 2019, 'The Planet Formation Potential around a 45 Myr Old Accreting M Dwarf', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 872, http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aaf794

Jackman JAG; Wheatley PJ; Pugh CE; Kolotkov DY; Broomhall AM; Kennedy GM; Murphy SJ; Raddi R; Burleigh MR; Casewell SL; Eigmüller P; Gillen E; Günther MN; Jenkins JS; Louden T; McCormac J; Raynard L; Poppenhaeger K; Udry S; Watson CA; West RG, 2019, 'Detection of a giant flare displaying quasi-periodic pulsations from a pre-main-sequence M star by the Next Generation Transit Survey', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 482, pp. 5553 - 5566, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/sty3036

Murphy SJ; Mamajek EE; Bell CPM, 2018, 'WISE J080822.18-644357.3-A 45 Myr-old accreting M dwarf hosting a primordial disc', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 476, pp. 3290 - 3302, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/MNRAS/STY471

Wolf C; Onken CA; Luvaul LC; Schmidt BP; Bessell MS; Chang SW; Da Costa GS; Mackey D; Martin-Jones T; Murphy SJ; Preston T; Scalzo RA; Shao L; Smillie J; Tisserand P; White MC; Yuan F, 2018, 'SkyMapper Southern Survey: First Data Release (DR1)', Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/pasa.2018.5

Bell CPM; Murphy SJ; Mamajek EE, 2017, 'A stellar census of the nearby, young 32 Orionis group', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, vol. 468, pp. 1198 - 1220, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stx535

Deacon NR; Schlieder JE; Murphy SJ, 2016, 'A nearby young M dwarf with a wide, possibly planetary-mass companion', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 457, pp. 3191 - 3199, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stw172

Childress MJ; Tucker BE; Yuan F; Scalzo R; Ruiter A; Seitenzahl I; Zhang B; Schmidt B; Anguiano B; Aniyan S; Bayliss DDR; Bento J; Bessell M; Bian F; Davies R; Dopita M; Fogarty L; Fraser-McKelvie A; Freeman K; Kuruwita R; Medling AM; Murphy SJ; Owers M; Panther F; Sweet SM; Thomas AD; Zhou G, 2016, 'The ANU wifes supernova programme (AWSNAP)', Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, vol. 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/pasa.2016.47

Zhou G; Bayliss D; Hartman JD; Rabus M; Bakos G; Jordán A; Brahm R; Penev K; Csubry Z; Mancini L; Espinoza N; de Val-Borro M; Bhatti W; Ciceri S; Henning T; Schmidt B; Murphy SJ; Butler RP; Arriagada P; Shectman S; Crane J; Thompson I; Suc V; Noyes RW, 2015, 'A0.24+0.18 M double-lined eclipsing binary from the HATSouth survey', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 451, pp. 2263 - 2277, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stv1070

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bento J, 2015, 'New members of the TWHydrae Association and two accreting M-dwarfs in Scorpius-Centaurus', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 453, pp. 2220 - 2231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stv1745

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA, 2015, 'New low-mass members of the Octans stellar association and an updated 30-40 Myr lithium age', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 447, pp. 1267 - 1281, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stu2450

Kennedy GM; Murphy SJ; Lisse CM; Ménard F; Sitko ML; Wyatt MC; Bayliss DDR; Demeo FE; Crawford KB; Kim DL; Rudy RJ; Russell RW; Sibthorpe B; Skinner MA; Zhou G, 2014, 'Evolution from protoplanetary to debris discs: The transition disc around hd 166191', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 438, pp. 3299 - 3309, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stt2435

Rodriguez D; Zuckerman B; Kastner J; Bessell M; Faherty J; Murphy SJ, 2013, 'The GALEX Nearby Young-Star Survey', The Astrophysical Journal: an international review of astronomy and astronomical physics, vol. 774, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/774/2/101

Melis C; Zuckerman B; Rhee J; Song I; Murphy SJ; Bessell M, 2013, 'Copious Amounts of Hot and Cold Dust Orbiting the Main Sequence A-type Stars HD 131488 and HD 121191', The Astrophysical Journal: an international review of astronomy and astronomical physics, vol. 778, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/778/1/12

Norris JE; Bessell MS; Yong D; Christlieb N; Barklem PS; Asplund M; Murphy SJ; Beers TC; Frebel A; Ryan SG, 2013, 'The most metal-poor stars. I. Discovery, data, and atmospheric parameters', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 762, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/762/1/25

Kerzendorf WE; Yong D; Schmidt BP; Simon JD; Jeffery CS; Anderson J; Podsiadlowski P; Gal-Yam A; Silverman JM; Filippenko AV; Nomoto K; Murphy SJ; Bessell MS; Venn KA; Foley RJ, 2013, 'A high-resolution spectroscopic search for the remaining donor for Tycho'S supernova', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 774, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/774/2/99

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS, 2013, 'Re-examining the membership and origin of the Ε Cha association', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 435, pp. 1325 - 1349, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mnras/stt1375

Bessell M; Murphy S, 2012, 'Spectrophotometric libraries, revised photonic passbands, and zero points for UBVRI, Hipparcos, and tycho photometry', Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, vol. 124, pp. 140 - 157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/664083

Kastner JH; Thompson EA; Montez R; Murphy SJ; Bessell MS; Sacco GG, 2012, '2M1155-79 (= T chamaeleontis B): A Low-mass, wide-separation companion to the nearby, "old" T Tauri star T chamaeleontis', Astrophysical Journal Letters, vol. 747, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/2041-8205/747/2/L23

Melis C; Zuckerman B; Rhee JH; Song I; Murphy SJ; Bessell MS, 2012, 'Rapid disappearance of a warm, dusty circumstellar disk', Nature, vol. 486, pp. 74 - 76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature11210

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS, 2012, 'RXJ0942.7-7726AB: An isolated pre-main-sequence wide binary', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 424, pp. 625 - 634, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2012.21243.x

Riedel AR; Murphy SJ; Henry TJ; Melis C; Jao WC; Subasavage JP, 2011, 'The solar neighborhood. XXVI. AP Col: The closest (8.4pc) pre-main-sequence star', Astronomical Journal, vol. 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-6256/142/4/104

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS; Bayliss DDR, 2011, 'Episodic disk accretion in the halo of the 'old' pre-main-sequence cluster eta Chamaeleontis', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society -Letters, vol. 411, pp. 51 - 55, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-3933.2010.00992.x

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS, 2010, 'First detection of a low-mass halo around the young open cluster ç Chamaeleontis', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society -Letters, vol. 406, pp. L50 - L54, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-3933.2010.00879.x

Prior S; Da Costa G; Keller S; Murphy SJ, 2009, 'Extending the Virgo Stellar Stream with SEKBO Survey RR Lyrae Stars', The Astrophysical Journal: an international review of astronomy and astronomical physics, vol. 691, pp. 306 - 319, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/691/1/306

Keller SC; Murphy S; Prior S; DaCosta G; Schmidt B, 2008, 'Revealing substructure in the galactic halo: The sekbo RR Lyrae survey', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 678, pp. 851 - 864, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/526516

Conference Papers

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bento J, 2015, 'New Low-mass Accretors in the Scorpius-Centaurus OB Association', in Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, pp. 58 - 62, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1743921315006031

Melis C; Zuckerman B; Rhee JH; Song I; Murphy SJ; Bessell MS, 2012, 'Determining the origin of inner planetary system debris orbiting the dustiest main sequence stars', in Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, pp. 273 - 277, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1743921313012970

Murphy SJ; Keller SC; Schmidt B; Tisserand P; Bessell M; Francis P; Costa GD, 'SkyMapper and the Southern Sky Survey: a valuable resource for stellar astrophysics', in SkyMapper and the Southern Sky Survey: a valuable resource for stellar astrophysics, http://arxiv.org/abs/0806.1770v2

Murphy SJ; Bessell MS, 'Towards a complete census of young stars in the solar neighbourhood with SkyMapper', in Towards a complete census of young stars in the solar neighbourhood with SkyMapper, http://arxiv.org/abs/0806.1611v1

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS, 'Revealing the Chamaeleon: First detection of a low-mass stellar halo around the young open cluster Eta Chamaeleontis', in Revealing the Chamaeleon: First detection of a low-mass stellar halo around the young open cluster Eta Chamaeleontis, http://arxiv.org/abs/1012.2642v1

Other

Wolf C; Onken C; Schmidt B; Bessell M; Da Costa G; Luvaul L; Mackey D; Murphy SJ; White M; SkyMapper Team , 2016, SkyMapper Early Data Release, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/41/572FF2C5EBD30

Working Papers

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Onken CA; Yong D; Costa GSD; Zhou G; Mamajek EE; Bell CPM; Bessell MS; Feinstein AD, THOR 42: A touchstone $\sim$24 Myr-old eclipsing binary spanning the fully-convective boundary, http://dx.doi.org, http://arxiv.org/abs/1911.05925v1