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  • The next generation virgo cluster survey (NGVS). I. Introduction to the survey 

    Ferrarese, L., P. Cote, J. -C Cuillandre, S. D. J. Gwyn, et al. 2012. "The next generation virgo cluster survey (NGVS). I. Introduction to the survey." The Astrophysical Journal 200(1): 4.
    No abstract available.
  • The Hubble Deep Field North SCUBA Super-map - I. Submillimetre maps, sources and number counts 

    Borys, Colin, Chapman, Scott, Halpern, Mark,Scott, Douglas,. 2003. "The Hubble Deep Field North SCUBA Super-map - I. Submillimetre maps, sources and number counts." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 344(2): 385-398.
    We investigate the emission of submillimetre-wave radiation from galaxies in a 165 arcmin<SUP>2</SUP> region surrounding the Hubble Deep Field North. The data were obtained from dedicated observing runs from our group and ...
  • INFRARED SPECTROGRAPH SPECTROSCOPY AND MULTI-WAVELENGTH STUDY OF LUMINOUS STAR-FORMING GALAXIES AT z 1.9 

    Huang, J.-S., Faber, S. M., Daddi, E., Laird, E. S., Lai, K., Omont, A., Wu, Y., Younger, J. D., Bundy, K., Cattaneo, A., Chapman, S. C., Conselice, C. J., Dickinson, M., Egami, E., Fazio, G. G., Im, M., Koo, D., Le Floc'h, E., Papovich, C., Rigopoulou, D., Smail, I., Song, M., Van de Werf, P. P., Webb, T. M. A., Willmer, C. N. A., Willner, S. P.,Yan, L.,. 2009. "INFRARED SPECTROGRAPH SPECTROSCOPY AND MULTI-WAVELENGTH STUDY OF LUMINOUS STAR-FORMING GALAXIES AT z 1.9." The Astrophysical journal. 700(1): 183.
    No abstract available.
  • The SCUBA Half Degree Extragalactic Survey (SHADES) - IX. The environment, mass and redshift dependence of star formation 

    Serjeant, S., Dye, S., Mortier, A., Peacock, J., Egami, E., Cirasuolo, M., Rieke, G., Borys, C., Chapman, S., Clements, D., Coppin, K., Dunlop, J., Eales, S., Farrah, D., Halpern, M., Mauskopf, P., Pope, A., Rowan-Robinson, M., Scott, D., Smail, I.,Vaccari, M.,. 2008. "The SCUBA Half Degree Extragalactic Survey (SHADES) - IX. The environment, mass and redshift dependence of star formation." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 386(4): 1907-1921.
    We present a comparison between the SCUBA (Submillimetre Common User Bolometer Array) Half Degree Extragalactic Survey (SHADES) at 450 and 850 in the Lockman Hole East with a deep Spitzer Space Telescope survey at 3.6 ...
  • THE LARGE APEX BOLOMETER CAMERA SURVEY OF THE EXTENDED CHANDRA DEEP FIELD SOUTH 

    Wei, A., A. Kovacs, K. Coppin, T.R. Greve, et al. 2009. "THE LARGE APEX BOLOMETER CAMERA SURVEY OF THE EXTENDED CHANDRA DEEP FIELD SOUTH." The Astrophysical journal. 707(2): 1201.
    No abstract available.
  • The nature and origin of substructure in the outskirts of M31. I. Surveying the stellar content with the hubble space telescope advanced camera for surveys 

    Richardson J.C., Ferguson A.M.N., Johnson R.A., Irwin M.J., Faria D.C., Chapman S.C., Tanvir N.R., Ibata R.A., Johnston K.V., Lewis G.F.,McConnachie A.W.,. 2008. "The nature and origin of substructure in the outskirts of M31. I. Surveying the stellar content with the hubble space telescope advanced camera for surveys." Astron.J.Astronomical Journal 135(6): 1998-2012.
    No abstract available.
  • The SCUBA Half-Degree Extragalactic Survey - I. Survey motivation, design and data processing 

    Mortier, A. M. J., Serjeant, S., Dunlop, J. S., Scott, S. E., Ade, P., Alexander, D., Almaini, O., Aretxaga, I., Baugh, C., Benson, A. J., Best, P. N., Blain, A., Bock, J., Borys, C., Bressan, A., Carilli, C., Chapin, E. L., Chapman, S., Clements, D. L., Coppin, K., Crawford, M., Devlin, M., Dicker, S., Dunne, L., Eales, S. A., Edge, A. C., Farrah, D., Fox, M., Frenk, C., Gaztañaga, E., Gear, W. K., Gonzales-Solares, E., Granato, G. L., Greve, T. R., Grimes, J. A., Gundersen, J., Halpern, M., Hargrave, P., Hughes, D. H., Ivison, R. J., Jarvis, M. J., Jenness, T., Jimenez, R., van Kampen, E., King, A., Lacey, C., Lawrence, A., Lepage, K., Mann, R. G., Marsden, G., Mauskopf, P., Netterfield, B., Oliver, S., Olmi, L., Page, M. J., Peacock, J. A., Pearson, C. P., Percival, W. J., Pope, A., Priddey, R. S., Rawlings, S., Roche, N., Rowan-Robinson, M., Scott, D., Sekiguchi, K., Seigar, M., Silva, L., Simpson, C., Smail, I., Stevens, J. A., Takagi, T., Tucker, G., Vlahakis, C., Waddington, I., Wagg, J., Watson, M., Willott, C.,Vaccari, M.,. 2005. "The SCUBA Half-Degree Extragalactic Survey - I. Survey motivation, design and data processing." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 363(2): 509-520.
    The Submillimetre Common-User Bolometer Array (SCUBA) Half-Degree Extragalactic Survey (SHADES) is a major new blank-field extragalactic submillimetre (submm) survey currently underway at the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope ...
  • A Mid-Infrared Imaging Survey of Submillimeter-Selected Galaxies with the Spitzer Space Telescope 

    Laura J. Hainline, A. W. Blain, Ian Smail, D. T. Frayer, S. C. Chapman, R. J. Ivison,D.M.Alexander,. 2009. "A Mid-Infrared Imaging Survey of Submillimeter-Selected Galaxies with the <I>Spitzer Space Telescope</I>." The Astrophysical Journal 699(2): 1610-1632.
    We present <I>Spitzer</I>-IRAC and MIPS mid-IR observations of a sample of 73 radio-detected submillimeter-selected galaxies (SMGs) with spectroscopic redshifts, the largest such sample published to date. From our data, ...
  • B1933+503, a dusty radio quasar at z>2: implications for blank field sub-mm surveys? 

    Chapman, Scott C., Douglas Scott, Geraint F. Lewis, Colin Borys, et al. 1998. "B1933+503, a dusty radio quasar at z>2: implications for blank field sub-mm surveys?." Astronomy and Astrophysics 352:406.
    We present a detailed mm-wave and optical study of the gravitational lens system B1933+503, discovered by Sykes et al.(1998) in the radio. This object is probably the most complex lens system known, with 10 lensed components ...
  • The Far- and Mid-Infrared/Radio Correlations in the Spitzer Extragalactic First Look Survey 

    Appleton, P. N., D. T. Fadda, F. R. Marleau, D. T. Frayer, et al. 2004. "The Far- and Mid-Infrared/Radio Correlations in the Spitzer Extragalactic First Look Survey." 154(1):The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 147-150
    Using the SPITZER SPACE TELESCOPE and the VLA, we present the first DIRECT evidence that the well-known far-infrared/radio correlation is valid to cosmologically significant redshift. We also confirm, with improved statistics ...
  • Search For Trapped Antihydrogen 

    Andresen, Gorm B., Mohammad D. Ashkezari, Marcelo Baquero-Ruiz, William Bertsche, et al. 2011. "Search For Trapped Antihydrogen." Physics Letters B, 695(1-4): 95-104
    We present the results of an experiment to search for trapped antihydrogen atoms with the ALPHA antihydrogen trap at the CERN Antiproton Decelerator. Sensitive diagnostics of the temperatures, sizes, and densities of the ...
  • A search for the submillimetre counterparts to Lyman break galaxies 

    Chapman, Scott C., Douglas Scott, Charles C. Steidel, Colin Borys, et al. 2002. "A search for the submillimetre counterparts to Lyman break galaxies." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 319(1): 318-330
    We have carried out targetted sub-mm observations as part of a programme to explore the connection between the rest-frame UV and far-IR properties of star-forming galaxies at high redshift, which is currently poorly ...
  • Near-IR adaptive optics imaging of nuclear spiral structure in the Seyfert galaxy, NGC3227 

    Chapman, Scott C., Simon L. Morris, and Gordon A. H. Walker. 2002. "Near-IR adaptive optics imaging of nuclear spiral structure in the Seyfert galaxy, NGC3227." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 319(3): 666-676
    We present high spatial resolution, near-IR images in J, H, K of the nucleus of NGC3227, obtained with the Adaptive Optics bonnette on CFHT. The ~0.15 arcsec (17pc) resolution allows structures to be probed in the core ...
  • Submillimetre Detection of the z=2.83 Lyman-Break Galaxy, Westphal-MM8, and Implications for SCUBA2 

    Chapman, Scott C., and Caitlin M. Casey. 2009. "Submillimetre Detection of the z=2.83 Lyman-Break Galaxy, Westphal-MM8, and Implications for SCUBA2." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 398:1615.
    We present confusion limited submillimetre (submm) observations with the SCUBA camera on the JCMT of the z=2.83 Lyman-break galaxy (LBG), Westphal-MM8, reaching an 850um sensitivity even greater than that achieved in the ...
  • Understanding the nature of the optically faint radio sources and their connection to the submillimeter population 

    Chapman, Scott C., Geraint F. Lewis, Douglas Scott, Colin Borys, et al. 2002. "Understanding the nature of the optically faint radio sources and their connection to the submillimeter population." The Astrophysical Journal 570(2): 557-572
    We present a sample of 43 submillimeter sources detected (at >3 sigma), drawn from our program to follow-up optically faint radio sources with SCUBA. These sources already have associated radio and in many cases optical ...
  • A Keck/DEIMOS Kinematic Study of Andromeda IX: dark matter on the smallest galactic scales 

    Chapman, Scott C., Rodrigo Ibata, Geraint F. Lewis, Annette M. N. Ferguson, et al. 2005. "A Keck/DEIMOS Kinematic Study of Andromeda IX: dark matter on the smallest galactic scales." The Astrophysical Journal 632(2): 87-L90
    We present the results of a kinematic survey of the dwarf spheroidal satellite of M31, And-IX, which appears to be the lowest surface brightness and also the faintest galaxy (M_V = -8.3) found to date. Using Keck/DEIMOS ...
  • Adaptive optics near-IR imaging of NGC2992 - unveiling core structures related to radio figure-8 loops 

    Chapman, Scott C., Simon L. Morris, Almudena Alonso-Herrero, and Heino Falcke. 2000. "Adaptive optics near-IR imaging of NGC2992 - unveiling core structures related to radio figure-8 loops." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 314(2): 263-272
    We present near-IR adaptive optics, VLA radio and HST optical imaging of the nearby Seyfert galaxy NGC2992. Spiral structure and an extension to the West are traced down to the core region at the limiting resolution of our ...
  • Submillimetre sources in rich cluster fields - source counts, redshift estimates, and cooling flow limits 

    Chapman, Scott C., Douglas Scott, Colin Borys, and Gregory G. Fahlman. 2002. "Submillimetre sources in rich cluster fields - source counts, redshift estimates, and cooling flow limits." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 330(1): 92-104
    Recent submillimetre surveys have revealed a population of dusty, high redshift sources of great cosmological significance for understanding dust-enshrouded star formation in distant galaxies, and for determining the origin ...
  • Radio galaxy selected clusters at high redshift and associated ERO overdensities 

    Chapman, S. C., P. McCarthy, and S. E. Persson. 2000. "Radio galaxy selected clusters at high redshift and associated ERO overdensities." The Astronomical Journal120(4): 1612-1625
    Galaxy clusters at high redshift present a superb opportunity to study galaxy evolution, with large galaxy samples at fixed distances. Several lines of evidence point towards large formation redshifts and passive evolution ...
  • The kinematic footprints of five stellar streams in Andromeda's halo 

    Chapman, S. C., R. Ibata, M. Irwin, A. Koch, et al. 2008. "The kinematic footprints of five stellar streams in Andromeda's halo." Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 390(4): 1437
    (abridged) We present a spectroscopic analysis of five stellar streams (`A', `B', `Cr', `Cp' and `D') as well as the extended star cluster, EC4, which lies within streamC, all discovered in the halo of M31 from our ...

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