Dr Simon Murphy

Post-Doctoral Fellow
+61 2 626 88764
  • PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles

Li G; Bedding TR; Murphy SJ; Reeth TV; Antoci V; Ouazzani RM, 2019, 'Period spacings of γ Doradus pulsators in the Kepler field: Detection methods and application to 22 slow rotators', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 482, pp. 1757 - 1785, 10.1093/mnras/sty2743

Wolf C; Onken CA; Luvaul LC; Schmidt BP; Bessell MS; Chang SW; Da Costa GS; Mackey D; Martin-Jones T; Murphy SJ, 2018, 'SkyMapper Southern Survey: First Data Release (DR1)', Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, 10.1017/pasa.2018.5

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, 10.1093/MNRAS/STY471

Streamer M; Ireland MJ; Murphy SJ; Bento J, 2018, 'A window into δ Sct stellar interiors: Understanding the eclipsing binary system TT Hor', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 480, pp. 1372 - 1383, 10.1093/MNRAS/STY1881

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, 10.1093/mnras/stx535

Takada-Hidai M; Kurtz DW; Shibahashi H; Murphy SJ; Takata M; Saio H; Sekii T, 2017, 'Spectroscopic and asteroseismic analysis of the remarkable main-sequence A star KIC 11145123', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 470, pp. 4908 - 4924, 10.1093/MNRAS/STX1506

Niemczura E; Polińska M; Murphy SJ; Smalley B; Kołaczkowski Z; Jessen-Hansen J; Uytterhoeven K; Lykke JM; Triviño Hage A; Michalska G, 2017, 'Spectroscopic survey of Kepler stars - II. FIES/NOT observations of A- and F-type stars', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 470, pp. 2870 - 2889, 10.1093/MNRAS/STX1256

White TR; Pope BJS; Antoci V; Pápics PI; Aerts C; Gies DR; Gordon K; Huber D; Schaefer GH; Aigrain S, 2017, 'Beyond the Kepler/K2 bright limit: Variability in the seven brightest members of the Pleiades', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 471, pp. 2882 - 2901, 10.1093/mnras/stx1050

Childress MJ; Tucker BE; Yuan F; Scalzo R; Ruiter A; Seitenzahl I; Zhang B; Schmidt B; Anguiano B; Aniyan S, 2016, 'The ANU wifes supernova programme (AWSNAP)', Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, vol. 33, 10.1017/pasa.2016.47

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, 10.1093/mnras/stw172

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, 10.1093/mnras/stu2450

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, 10.1093/mnras/stv1745

Zhou G; Bayliss D; Hartman JD; Rabus M; Bakos G; Jordán A; Brahm R; Penev K; Csubry Z; Mancini L, 2015, 'A0.24+0.18 M<inf>⊙</inf> double-lined eclipsing binary from the HATSouth survey', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 451, pp. 2263 - 2277, 10.1093/mnras/stv1070

Keen MA; Bedding TR; Murphy SJ; Schmid VS; Aerts C; Tkachenko A; Ouazzani RM; Kurtz DW, 2015, 'KIC 10080943: A binary star with two γ Doradus/δ Scuti hybrid pulsators. Analysis of the g modes', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 454, pp. 1792 - 1797, 10.1093/mnras/stv2107

Kennedy GM; Murphy SJ; Lisse CM; Ménard F; Sitko ML; Wyatt MC; Bayliss DDR; Demeo FE; Crawford KB; Kim DL, 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, 10.1093/mnras/stt2435

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, 10.1093/mnras/stt1375

Kerzendorf WE; Yong D; Schmidt BP; Simon JD; Jeffery CS; Anderson J; Podsiadlowski P; Gal-Yam A; Silverman JM; Filippenko AV, 2013, 'A high-resolution spectroscopic search for the remaining donor for Tycho'S supernova', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 774, 10.1088/0004-637X/774/2/99

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, 10.1088/0004-637X/762/1/25

Melis C; Zuckerman B; Rhee JH; Song I; Murphy SJ; Bessell MS, 2013, 'Copious amounts of hot and cold dust orbiting the main sequence A-type stars HD 131488 and HD 121191', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 778, 10.1088/0004-637X/778/1/12

Rodriguez DR; Zuckerman B; Kastner JH; Bessell MS; Faherty JK; Murphy SJ, 2013, 'The GALEX nearby young-star survey', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 774, 10.1088/0004-637X/774/2/101

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, 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2012.21243.x

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, 10.1038/nature11210

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, 10.1088/2041-8205/747/2/L23

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, 10.1086/664083

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS; Bayliss DDR, 2011, 'Episodic disc accretion in the halo of the 'old' pre-main-sequence cluster η Chamaeleontis', Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, vol. 411, 10.1111/j.1745-3933.2010.00992.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, 10.1088/0004-6256/142/4/104

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

Prior SL; Da Costa GS; Keller SC; Murphy SJ, 2009, 'Extending the Virgo stellar stream with SEKBO survey RR Lyrae stars', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 691, pp. 306 - 319, 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, 10.1086/526516

Murphy SJ; Lawson WA; Bessell MS, 'Revealing the Chamaeleon: First detection of a low-mass stellar halo around the young open cluster Eta Chamaeleontis', Revealing the Chamaeleon: First detection of a low-mass stellar halo around the young open cluster Eta Chamaeleontis

Murphy SJ; Bessell MS, 'Towards a complete census of young stars in the solar neighbourhood with SkyMapper', Towards a complete census of young stars in the solar neighbourhood with SkyMapper

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', SkyMapper and the Southern Sky Survey: a valuable resource for stellar astrophysics

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, presented at , 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, presented at , 10.1017/S1743921313012970

Other

Wolf C; Onken C; Schmidt B; Bessell M; Da Costa G; Luvaul L; Mackey D; Murphy SJ; White M; SkyMapper Team, SkyMapper Early Data Release