Publication list of the members of the
1 Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute of Astronomy,
2 Wise Observatory,

guest observers, and co-authors.


Journals/Circulars/Bulletins/Books In Press Presented at Meetings
Other years


Barkana 1,R. "A model for infall around virialized haloes", MNRAS, 347: 59, 2004.

Barkana 1,R. and Loeb, A. "Gamma-Ray Bursts versus Quasars: Ly Signatures of Reionization versus Cosmological Infall", ApJ. 601: 64, 2004.

Barkana 1,R. and Loeb, A. "Unusually Large-Fluctuations in the Statistics of Galaxy Formation at High Redshift", ApJ. 609: 474, 2004.

Brosch1,2,N., Almoznino1,2,E. and Heller,A. "Are interactions the primary triggers of star formation in dwarf galaxies?" MNRAS, 349: 357, 2004.

Brosch1,2,N., Polishook1,2,D. Helled, R., Schijvarg, S. and Rosenkrantz, M. "Radar amd optical leonids", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 4: 1063, 2004.

Castanheira, B. G., et al including Leibowitz1,2,E. Mazeh1,2,T. "Observations of the Pulsating White Dwarf G 185-32", A&A, 413: 623, 2004.

Chelouche1,2,D. and Netzer1,2,H. Erratum: "Non-Sobolev modeling of radiation-pressure-driven flows in active galactic nuclei", MNRAS, 348: 368, 2004.

Contini, M.1 , Viegas, S. M., Prieto, M. A. "The infrared continuum of active galaxies", MNRAS, 348: 1065, 2004.

Contini, M.1 "Dust-to-gas ratios in the Kepler supernova remnant", A&A, 422:591, 2004.

Formiggini1,2,L. and Brosch1,2,N. "Principal component analysis of International Ultraviolet Explorer galaxy spectra", MNRAS, 350: 1067, 2004.

Gal-Yam1,2,A. and Maoz1,2,D. "The redshift distribution of type 1a supernovae: constraints on progenitors and cosmic star formation history", MNRAS, 347: 942, 2004.

Gal-Yam1,2,A., Poznanski1, 2,D., Maoz1,2,D., Fillippenko, Alexei V., Foley, Ryan, J. "Photometric Identification of Young Stripped-Core Supernovae", PASP 116: 597, 2004.

Gnat 1,O., Sternberg1,A. "Photoionized Gas in Dark Matter Minihalos in the Galactic Halo and Local Group", ApJ. 608: 229, 2004.

Horne, K., Peterson, B., Collier, S. J. and Netzer1,2,H. "Observational Requirements for High-Fidelity Reverberation Mapping", PASP, 116: Issue 819: 465, 2004.

Kaspi 1,2,S., Brandt, W. N., Collinge, M. J., Elvis, M., Reynolds, C. S. "Far Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer Spectroscopy of Absorption and Emission Lines from the Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxy NGC 4051", AJ. 127: 2631, 2004.

Kaspi 1,2,S. Netzer1,2,H., Chelouche1,2,D., George, Ian M., Nandra, Kirpal, Turner, T.J. "The Properties and Evolution of the Highly Ionized Gas in MR 2251-178", ApJ. 611: 68, 2004.

Kozlovsky1,B.Z., Murphy, R. J., Share, G. H. "Positron-Emitter Production in Solar Flares from 3He Reactions", ApJ. 604: 892, 2004.

Levinson1,A. "On Time Evolution and Causality of Force-free Black Hole Magnetospheres", ApJ, 608: 411, 2004.

Lipkin1,2,Y. M. Leibowitz1,2,E., and Orio, M. "Photometry of V1062 Tau: low states, short outbursts and period switching", MNRAS, 349: 1323, 2004.

Lipkin1,2,Y. M., Ofek1,2E., Gal-Yam1,2,A., Leibowitz1,2,E., Poznanski1, 2,D., Kaspi 1,2,S., Polishook1,2,D. and 18 other authors, "The Detailed Optical Light Curve of GRB 030329", ApJ. 606: 381, 2004.

Maoz1,2,D. and Gal-Yam1,2,A. "The type 1a supernova rate in z<= 1 galaxy clusters: implications for progenitors and the source of cluster iron", MNRAS, 347: 951, 2004.

Netzer1,2,H. "The Iron Unresolved Transition Array in Active Galactic Nuclei", ApJ. 604: 551, 2004.

Persic, M., et al including Rephaeli1,Y. "2-10 keV luminosity of high-mass binaries as a gauge of ongoing star-formation rate". A&A. 419: 849, 2004.

Pustilnik, S., Kniazev, A., Pramskij, A., Izatov, Y., Foltz, C., Brosch1,2,N., Martin, J-M. and Ugryumov, A. "HS 0837+4717 - a metal-deficient blue compact galaxy with large nitrogen excess", A&A. 419: 469, 2004.

Pustilnik, S., Kniazev, A., Pramskij, A., Izatov, Y., Foltz, C., Brosch1,2,N., Martin, J-M. and Ugryumov, A. "HS 0837+4717 abundances (Pustilnik+, 2004) VizieR On-line Data Catalog: J/A+A/419/469. Originally published in A&A. 419: 469, 2004.

Rephaeli1,Y. and Gruber, D. "Spectral Analysis of RXTE Observations of A3667", ApJ. 606: 825, 2004.

Romano, P., et al including Netzer1,2,H. and Shemmer1,2,O. "The Spectral Energy Distribution and Emission-Line Properties of the Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxy Arakelian 564", ApJ. 602: 635, 2004.

Sadeh1,S. and Rephaeli1,Y. "CMB Comptonization in Clusters: Spectral and Angular Power from Evolving Polytropic Gas", New Astronomy, 9: 159, 2004

Sadeh1,S., Rephaeli1,Y. "S-Z Anisotropy and Cluster Counts: Consistent Selection of and the Temperatrue-Mass Relation", New Astronomy,9:373,2004.

Shimon 1,M. and Rephaeli1,Y. "Quantitative Description of the Sunyaev-Zeldovich Effect: Analytic Approximations", New Astronomy, 9: 69, 2004

Turner, J. L. Beck1,2,S.C. . "The Birth of a Super-Star Cluster: NGC 5253", ApJ. 602: L85, 2004.

van Putten M., Levinson1,A. et al., "Gravitational radiation from gamma-ray bursts as observational opportunities for LIGO and VIRGO", Phys. Rev. D, 69: 4007, 2004.

Yoo, J. et al including Gal-Yam1,2,A., Lipkin1,2,Y., Maoz1,2,D. and Ofek1,2E. "OGLE-2003-BLG-262: Finite-Source Effects from a Point-Mass Lens", ApJ. 603: 139, 2004.


Beck1,2,S.C. Garrington, S., Turner, J. and van Dyck, S. "MERLIN nad VLA Observations of VII Zw 19", accepted for publication in AJ, 2003.

Eichler D., & Levinson1,A. "An Interpretation of the hpeak- Eiso correlation for GRB", ApJL, in press.

Levinson1,A. Eichler D., "Polarization of GRB by scattering off elativistic moving material: Compton sailing and high polarization", ApJ, in press.

Rephaeli1,Y. "Relativistic Electrons and Magnetic Fields in Clusters of Galaxies", Proceedings of the 10th Marcel Grossmann Meeting, in press.

Stark, R., Beck1,2,S.C. and 7 co-authors, "Probing the Early Stages of Low-Mass Star Formation", accepted for publication by A&A, 2003.


Kaspi 1,2,S., Netzer1,2,H., Maoz1,2,D., Shemmer1,2,O.,Brandt, W.N. and Schneider, D.P. "Reverberation Mapping of High-Redshift, High-Luminosity Quasars", Coevolution of Black Holes and Galaxies, from the Carnegie Observatories Centennial Symposia, Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series.
Edited by L.C. Ho, 2004 Pasadena: Carnegie Observatories.

Mugrauer, M., Neuhauser, R., Mazeh1,2,T.,Fernandez, M., Guenther, E. "A Search for Wide (Sub) Stellar companions Around Extrasolar Planet Host Stars", The Search for other Worlds: Fourteenth Astrophysics Conference. AIP Conference Proceedings, 713: 31, 2004.

Rephaeli1,Y. "Relativistic Electrons and Magnetic Fields in Clusters of Galaxies", Proceedings of the 10th Marcel Grossmann Meeting.