CBA Center for Backyard Astrophysics



Selected Publications of the CBA

2003: 20 Dwarf Novae · V1432 Aql · XTE 1118+480 · FS Aur
2002: Novalikes · WZ Sge · RX 2329+06 (II)
HT Cam · RX 2329+06 (I) · HP Lib
2001: CV Secondaries · V751 Cyg
2000: DV UMa · IY UMa · V803 Cen
1999: AM CVn (II) · DI UMa
1998: EG Cnc · V592 Cas · CV Evolution (II)
TT Ari · FO Aqr · SS XBs · AM CVn (I)
1997: CR Boo · V603 Aql (II) · V1974 Cyg · YY Dra
1996: AL Com · BZ Cam · RX 0558+53
1995: V1159 Ori · CY UMa · V503 Cygni · MV Lyr · RX 1940-10
1994: V795 Her · DQ Her CVs
1993: PG 0917+34 · T Leo · V471 Tau (II) · V603 Aql (I)
1988: V471 Tau (I)
1984: CV & XB Evolution (I)

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XXIV. Twenty More Dwarf Novae
    Joseph Patterson, John Thorstensen, Jonathan Kemp, David Skillman, Tonny Vanmunster, David Harvey, Robert Fried, Lasse Jensen, Lewis Cook, Robert Rea, Berto Monard, Jennie McCormick, Fred Velthuis, Stan Walker, Brian Martin, Greg Bolt, Elena Pavlenko, Darragh O'Donoghue, Jerry Gunn, Rudolf Novák, Gianluca Masi, Gordon Garradd, Neil Butterworth, Thomas Krajci, Jerry Foote, and Edward Beshore
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    (accepted, in press, to appear November 2003)

  • X-ray Variability of the Magnetic Cataclysmic Variable V1432 Aql and the Seyfert Galaxy NGC 6814
    Koji Mukai, Coel Hellier, Greg Madejski, Joseph Patterson, and David Skillman
    Astrophysical Journal
    (accepted, in press)

  • The remarkable rapid X-ray, ultraviolet, optical, and IR variability in the black hole XTE J1118+480
    Robert Hynes, Carole Haswell, Wei Cui, Chris Shrader, Kieran O'Brien, Sylvain Chaty, David Skillman, Joseph Patterson, and Keith Horne
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
    (accepted, in press)

  • FS Aurigae: A New Class of Cataclysmic Variables or the Missing Link between Intermediate Polars and SW Sextantis Objects?
    Gaghik Tovmassian, Sergei Zharikov, Raul Michel, Vitaly Neustroev, Jochen Greiner, David Skillman, David Harvey, Robert Fried, and Joseph Patterson
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    June 2003, Volume 115, Page 725

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XXIII. V442 Ophiuchi and RX J1643.7+3402
    Joseph Patterson, William Fenton, John Thorstensen, David Harvey, David Skillman, Robert Fried, Berto Monard, Darragh O'Donoghue, Edward Beshore, Brian Martin, Panos Nirachos, Tonny Vanmunster, Jerry Foote, Greg Bolt, Robert Rea, Lewis Cook, Neil Butterworth, and Matt Wood
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    December 2002, Volume 114, Page 1364

  • The 2001 Superoutburst of WZ Sagittae
    Joseph Patterson, Gianluca Masi, Michael Richmond, Brian Martin, Edward Beshore, David Skillman, Jonathan Kemp, Tonny Vanmunster, Robert Rea, William Allen, Stacey Davis, Tracy Davis, Arne Henden, Donn Starkey, Jerry Foote, Arto Oksanen, Lewis Cook, Robert Fried, Dieter Husar, Rudolf Novák, Tut Campbell, Jeff Robertson, Thomas Krajci, Elena Pavlenko, Panos Niarchos, Orville Brettman, and Stan Walker
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    July 2002, Volume 114, Page 721

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XXII. 1RXS J232953.9+062814
    David Skillman, Thomas Krajci, Edward Beshore, Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Donn Starkey, Arto Oksanen, Tonny Vanmunster, Brian Martin, and Robrt Rea
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    June 2002, Volume 113, Page 630

  • Rapid Oscillations in Cataclysmic Variables. XV. HT Camelopardalis (= RX J0757.0+6306)
    Jonathan Kemp, Joseph Patterson, John Thorstensen, Robert Fried, David Skillman, and Gary Billings
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    June 2002, Volume 114, Page 623

  • 1RXS J232953.9+062814: A Dwarf Nova with a 64-minute Orbital Period and a Conspicuous Secondary Star
    John Thorstensen, William Fenton, Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Thomas Krajci, and Isabelle Baraffe
    Astrophysical Journal, Letters
    March 2002, Volume 567, Page 49

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XXI. HP Librae
    Joseph Patterson, Robert Fried, Robert Rea, Jonathan Kemp, Catherine Espaillat, David Skillman, David Harvey, Darragh O'Donoghue, Jennie McCormick, Fred Velthuis, Stan Walker, Alon Retter, Yiftah Lipkin, Neil Butterworth, Paddy McGee, and Lewis Cook
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    January 2002, Volume 114, Page 65

  • Accretion-Disk Precession and Substellar Secondaries in Cataclysmic Variables
    Joseph Patterson
    June 2001, Volume 113, Page 736

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XX. V751 Cygni
    Joseph Patterson, John Thorstensen, Robert Fried, David Skillman, Lewis Cook, and Lasse Jensen
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    January 2001, Volume 113, Page 72

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XIX. DV Ursae Majoris
    Joseph Patterson, Tonny Vanmunster, David Skillman, Lasse Jensen, John Stull, Brian Martin, Lewis Cook, and Jonathan Kemp
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    December 2000, Volume 112, Page 1584

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XVIII. IY Ursae Majoris
    Joseph Patterson, John Thorstensen, Jonathan Kemp, Lasse Jensen, Tonny Vanmunster, Timothy Abbott, David Skillman, Brian Martin, and Robert Fried
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    December 2000, Volume 112, Page 1567

  • V803 Centauri, A Helium-Rich Dwarf Nova
    Joseph Patterson, Stan Walker, Jonathan Kemp, Darragh O'Donoghue, Marc Bos, and Rod Stubbings
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    May 2000, Volume, 112, Page 625

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XVII. AM Canum Venaticorum
    David Skillman, Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, David Harvey, Robert Fried, Alon Retter, Yiftah Lipkin, and Tonny Vanmunster
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    October 1999, Volume 111, Page 1281

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XVI. DI Ursae Majoris
    Robert Fried, Jonathan Kemp, Joseph Patterson, David Skillman, Alon Retter, Elia Leibowitz, and Elena Pavlenko
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    October 1999, Volume 111, Page 1275

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XV. EG Cancri, King of Echo Outbursts
    Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, David Skillman, David Harvey, Allen Shafter, Tonny Vanmunster, Lasse Jensen, Robert Fried, Seiichiro Kiyota, John Thorstensen, and Cynthia Taylor
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    November 1998, Volume 110, Page 1290

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XIV. V592 Cassiopeiae
    Cynthia Taylor, John Thorstensen, Robert Fried, Joseph Patterson, Tonny Vanmunster, David Harvey, David Skillman, Lasse Jensen, and Sergei Shugarov
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    October 1998, Volume 110, Page 1148

  • Late Evolution of Cataclysmic Variables
    Joseph Patterson
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    October 1998, Volume 110, Page 1132

  • Superhumps and Accretion-Disk Precession in TT Arietis
    David Skillman, David Harvey, Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Lasse Jensen, Robert Fried, Gordon Garradd, Jerry Gunn, Liza van Zyl, Seiichiro Kiyota, Alon Retter, Tonny Vanmunster, and Paul Warhurst
    Astrophysical Journal, Letters
    10 August 1998, Volume 503, Page L67

  • Rapid Oscillations in Cataclysmic Variables. XIV. Orbital and Spin Ephemerides of FO Aquarii
    Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Hayley Richman, David Skillman, Tonny Vanmunster, Lasse Jensen, David Buckley, Darragh O'Donoghue, and Rachel Kramer
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    April 1998, Volume 110, Page 415

  • Two New Galactic Supersoft X-Ray Binaries: V Sagittae and T Pyxidis
    Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Anouk Shambrook, John Thorstensen, David Skillman, Jerry Gunn, Lasse Jensen, Tonny Vanmunster, Sergei Shugarov, Janet Mattei, Tariq Shahbaz, and Rudolf Novák
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    April 1998, Volume 110, Page 380

  • The Orbital Period of AM Canum Venaticorum
    David Harvey, David Skillman, Jonathan Kemp, Joseph Patterson, Tonny Vanmunster, Robert Fried, and Alon Retter
    Astrophysical Journal, Letters
    1 February 1998, Volume 493, Page L105

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XII. CR Bootis, A Helium Dwarf Nova
    Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Anouk Shambrook, Eugene Thomas, Jules Halpern, David Skillman, David Harvey, Tonny Vanmunster, Alon Retter, David Buckley, Daisaku Nogami, Taichi Kato, and Hajime Baba
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    October 1997, Volume 109, Page 1100

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. XI. V603 Aquilae Revisited
    Joseph Patterson, Jonathan Kemp, Joelle Saad, David Skillman, David Harvey, Robert Fried, John Thorstensen, and Richard Ashley
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    April 1997, Volume 109, Page 468

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. X. V1974 Cygni (Nova Cygni 1992)
    David Skillman, David Harvey, Joseph Patterson, and Tonny Vanmunster
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    February 1997, Volume 109, Page 114

  • Pulsations and Accretion Geometry in YY Draconis: A Study Based on Hubble Space Telescope Observations
    Carole Haswell, Joseph Patterson, John Thorstensen, Coel Hellier, and David Skillman
    Astrophysical Journal
    20 February 1997, Volume 476, Page 847

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. IX. AL Comae Berenices
    Joseph Patterson, Thomas Augusteijn, David Harvey, David Skillman, Timothy Abbott, and John Thorstensen
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    September 1996, Volume 108, Page 748

  • Periods and Quasiperiods in the Cataclysmic Variable BZ Camelopardalis
    Joseph Patterson, Rocio Patino, John Thorstensen, David Harvey, David Skillman, and Frederick Ringwald
    Astronomical Journal
    June 1996, Volume 111, Page 2422

  • Photometry of the New DQ Her Star RX J0558.0+5353
    David Skillman
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    February 1996, Volume 108, Page 130

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. VIII. V1159 Orionis
    Joseph Patterson, Francisco Jablonski, Christopher Koen, Darragh O'Donoghue, and David Skillman
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    December 1995, Volume 107, Page 1183

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. VII. CY Ursae Majoris
    David Harvey and Joseph Patterson
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    November 1995, Volume 107, Page 1055

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. V. V503 Cygni
    David Harvey, David Skillman, Joseph Patterson, and Frederick Ringwald
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    June 1995, Volume 107, Page 551

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. IV. MV Lyrae
    David Skillman, Joseph Patterson, and John Thorstensen
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    June 1995, Volume 107, Page 545

  • The Remarkable Eclipsing Asynchronous AM Herculis Binary RX J19402-1025
    Joseph Patterson, David Skillman, John Thorstensen, and Coel Hellier
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    April 1995, Volume 107, Page 307

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. III. V795 Herculis
    Joseph Patterson and David Skillman
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    November 1994, Volume 106, Page 1141

  • The DQ Herculis Stars
    Joseph Patterson
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    March 1994, Volume 106, Page 209

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Binaries. II. PG 0917+342
    David Skillman and Joseph Patterson
    Astrophysical Journal
    1 November 1993, Volume 417, Page 298

  • Superhumps in Cataclysmic Variables. I. T Leonis
    Kristi Lemm, Joseph Patterson, Eugene Thomas, and David Skillman
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    October 1993, Volume 105, Page 1120

  • Radio Light Curves of V471 Tauri
    Joseph Patterson, Jean-Pierre Caillault, and David Skillman
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    August 1993, Volume 105, Page 848

  • The 1991 V603 Aquilae Campaign: Superhumps and P-Dots
    Joseph Patterson, Eugene Thomas, David Skillman, and Marcos Diaz
    Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series
    May 1993, Volume 86, Page 235

  • V471 Tauri, Ballerina of the Hyades
    David Skillman and Joseph Patterson
    Astronomical Journal
    September 1988, Volume 96, Page 976

  • The Evolution of Cataclysmic and X-Ray Binaries
    Joseph Patterson
    Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series
    April 1984, Volume 54, Page 443