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Dr. Neale Gibson
Assistant Professor, Physics

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Nugroho, Stevanus K.; Kawahara, Hajime; Gibson, Neale P.; de Mooij, Ernst J. W.; Hirano, Teruyuki; Kotani, Takayuki; Kawashima, Yui; Masuda, Kento; Brogi, Matteo; Birkby, Jayne L.; Watson, Chris A.; Tamura, Motohide; Zwintz, Konstanze; Harakawa, Hiroki; Kudo, Tomoyuki; Kuzuhara, Masayuki; Hodapp, Klaus; Ishizuka, Masato; Jacobson, Shane; Konishi, Mihoko Kurokawa, Takashi; Nishikawa, Jun; Omiya, Masashi; Serizawa, Takuma; Ueda, Akitoshi; Vievard, Sébastien, First Detection of Hydroxyl Radical Emission from an Exoplanet Atmosphere: High-dispersion Characterization of WASP-33b using Subaru/IRD, arXiv e-prints, 2021, parXiv:2103.03094 Journal Article, 2021

Serindag D.B., Nugroho S.K., Molliere P., De Mooij E.J.W., Gibson N.P., Snellen I.A.G., Is TiO emission present in the ultra-hot Jupiter WASP-33b? A reassessment using the improved ExoMol T OTO line list, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 645, 2021 Journal Article, 2021 DOI

Wilson, Jamie; Gibson, Neale P.; Lothringer, Joshua D.; Sing, David K.; Mikal-Evans, Thomas; de Mooij, Ernst J. W.; Nikolov, Nikolay; Watson, Chris A., Gemini/GMOS Optical Transmission Spectroscopy of WASP-121b: signs of variability in an ultra-hot Jupiter? , Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2021 Journal Article, 2021

Lothringer, Joshua D.; Rustamkulov, Zafar; Sing, David K.; Gibson, Neale P.; Wilson, Jamie; Schlaufman, Kevin C., A New Window into Planet Formation and Migration: Refractory-to-Volatile Elemental Ratios in Ultra-hot Jupiters, arXiv e-prints, 2021, parXiv:2011.10626 Journal Article, 2021

Nugroho S.K., Gibson N.P., De Mooij E.J.W., Herman M.K., Watson C.A., Kawahara H., Merritt S.R., Detection of Fe i Emission in the Dayside Spectrum of WASP-33b, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 898, (2), 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Nugroho S.K., Gibson N.P., De Mooij E.J.W., Watson C.A., Kawahara H., Merritt S., Searching for thermal inversion agents in the transmission spectrum of KELT-20b/MASCARA-2b: Detection of neutral iron and ionised calcium H&K lines, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 496, (1), 2020, p504 - 522 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Wilson J., Gibson N.P., Nikolov N., Constantinou S., Madhusudhan N., Goyal J., Barstow J.K., Carter A.L., De Mooij E.J.W., Drummond B., Mikal-Evans T., Helling C., Mayne N.J., Sing D.K., Ground-based transmission spectroscopy with FORS2: A featureless optical transmission spectrum and detection of H2O for the ultra-hot Jupiter WASP-103b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 497, (4), 2020, p5155 - 5170 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Carter A.L., Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Alam M.K., Goyal J.M., Mikal-Evans T., Wakeford H.R., Henry G.W., Morrell S., Lopez-Morales M., Smalley B., Lavvas P., Barstow J.K., Garcia Munoz A., Gibson N.P., Wilson P.A., Detection of Na, K, and H2O in the hazy atmosphere of WASP-6b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 494, (4), 2020, p5449 - 5472, p5449-5472 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Merritt S.R., Gibson N.P., Nugroho S.K., De Mooij E.J.W., Hooton M.J., Matthews S.M., McKemmish L.K., Mikal-Evans T., Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Spake J.J., Watson C.A., Non-detection of TiO and VO in the atmosphere of WASP-121b using high-resolution spectroscopy, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 636, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Gibson N.P., Merritt S., Nugroho S.K., Cubillos P.E., De Mooij E.J.W., Mikal-Evans T., Fossati L., Lothringer J., Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Spake J.J., Watson C.A., Wilson J., Detection of Fe i in the atmosphere of the ultra-hot Jupiter WASP-121b, and a new likelihood-based approach for Doppler-resolved spectroscopy, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 493, (2), 2020, p2215 - 2228 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Watson C.A., de Mooij E.J.W., Steeghs D., Marsh T.R., Brogi M., Gibson N.P., Matthews S., Doppler tomography as a tool for detecting exoplanet atmospheres, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 490, (2), 2019, p1991 - 2006, p1991-2006 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Hooton M.J., De Mooij E.J.W., Watson C.A., Gibson N.P., Galindo-Guil F.J., Clavero R., Merritt S.R., Storms or systematics the changing secondary eclipse depth of WASP-12b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 486, (2), 2019, p2397 - 2406, p2397-2406 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Karjalainen M., de Mooij E.J.W., Karjalainen R., Gibson N.P., Time-resolved spectroscopy of dust and gas from extrasolar planetesimals orbiting WD 1145+017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 482, (1), 2019, p999 - 1006, p999-1006 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Gibson N.P., de Mooij E.J.W., Evans T.M., Merritt S., Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Watson C., Revisiting the potassium feature of WASP-31b at high resolution, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 482, (1), 2019, p606 - 615, p606-615 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Hooton M.J., Watson C.A., Mooij E.J.W.D., Gibson N.P., Kitzmann D., A Ground-based Near-ultraviolet Secondary Eclipse Observation of KELT-9b, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 869, (2), 2018 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Bean J.L., Stevenson K.B., Batalha N.M., Berta-Thompson Z., Kreidberg L., Crouzet N., Benneke B., Line M.R., Sing D.K., Wakeford H.R., Knutson H.A., Kempton E.M., Desert J.-M., Crossfield I., Batalha N.E., de Wit J., Parmentier V., Harrington J., Moses J.I., Lopez-Morales M., Alam M.K., Blecic J., Bruno G., Carter A.L., Chapman J.W., Decin L., Dragomir D., Evans T.M., Fortney J.J., Fraine J.D., Gao P., Munoz A.G., Gibson N.P., Goyal J.M., Heng K., Hu R., Kendrew S., Kilpatrick B.M., Krick J., Lagage P.-O., Lendl M., Louden T., Madhusudhan N., Mandell A.M., Mansfield M., May E.M., Morello G., Morley C.V., Nikolov N., Redfield S., Roberts J.E., Schlawin E., Spake J.J., Todorov K.O., Tsiaras A., Venot O., Waalkes W.C., Wheatley P.J., Zellem R.T., Angerhausen D., Barrado D., Carone L., Casewell S.L., Cubillos P.E., Damiano M., Borro M.D.V., Drummond B., Edwards B., Endl M., Espinoza N., France K., Gizis J.E., Greene T.P., Henning T.K., Hong Y., Ingalls J.G., Iro N., Irwin P.G.J., Kataria T., Lahuis F., Leconte J., Lillo-Box J., Lines S., Lothringer J.D., Mancini L., Marchis F., Mayne N., Palle E., Rauscher E., Roudier G., Shkolnik E.L., Southworth J., Swain M.R., Taylor J., Teske J., Tinetti G., Tremblin P., Tucker G.S., Boekel R.V., Waldmann I.P., Weaver I.C., Zingales T., The transiting exoplanet community early release science program for JWST, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 130, (993), 2018 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Fortney J.J., Goyal J.M., Drummond B., Evans T.M., Gibson N.P., De Mooij E.J.W., Rustamkulov Z., Wakeford H.R., Smalley B., Burgasser A.J., Hellier C., Helling C., Mayne N.J., Madhusudhan N., Kataria T., Baines J., Carter A.L., Ballester G.E., Barstow J.K., McCleery J., Spake J.J., An absolute sodium abundance for a cloud-free 'hot Saturn' exoplanet, Nature, 557, (7706), 2018, p526 - 529, p526-529 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Gunther M.N., Queloz D., Gillen E., Delrez L., Bouchy F., McCormac J., Smalley B., Almleaky Y., Armstrong D.J., Bayliss D., Burdanov A., Burleigh M., Cabrera J., Casewell S.L., Cooke B.F., Csizmadia S., Ducrot E., Eigmuller P., Erikson A., Gansicke B.T., Gibson N.P., Gillon M., Goad M.R., Jehin E., Jenkins J.S., Louden T., Moyano M., Murray C., Pollacco D., Poppenhaeger K., Rauer H., Raynard L., Smith A.M.S., Sohy S., Thompson S.J., Udry S., Watson C.A., West R.G., Wheatley P.J., Unmasking the hidden NGTS-3Ab: A hot Jupiter in an unresolved binary system, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 478, (4), 2018, p4720 - 4737, p4720-4737 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Mackebrandt F., Mallonn M., Ohlert J.M., Granzer T., Lalitha S., Garcia Munoz A., Gibson N.P., Lee J.W., Sozzetti A., Turner J.D., Vanko M., Strassmeier K.G., Transmission spectroscopy of the hot Jupiter TrES-3 b: Disproof of an overly large Rayleigh-like feature, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 608, 2017 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Gibson N.P., Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Barstow J.K., Evans T.M., Kataria T., Wilson P.A., VLT/FORS2 comparative transmission spectroscopy II: Confirmation of a cloud deck and Rayleigh scattering in WASP-31b, but no potassium?, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 467, (4), 2017, p4591 - 4605 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Sedaghati E., Boffin H.M.J., MacDonald R.J., Gandhi S., Madhusudhan N., Gibson N.P., Oshagh M., Claret A., Rauer H., Detection of titanium oxide in the atmosphere of a hot Jupiter, Nature, 549, (7671), 2017, p238 - 241, p238-241 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

McCormac J., Pollacco D., Wheatley P.J., West R.G., Walker S., Bento J., Skillen I., Faedi F., Burleigh M.R., Casewell S.L., Chazelas B., Genolet L., Gibson N.P., Goad M.R., Lawrie K.A., Ryans R., Todd I., Udry S., Watson C.A., The next generation transit survey - Prototyping phase, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 129, (972), 2017 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Bell T.J., Nikolov N., Cowan N.B., Barstow J.K., Barman T.S., Crossfield I.J.M., Gibson N.P., Evans T.M., Sing D.K., Knutson H.A., Kataria T., Lothringer J.D., Benneke B., Schwartz J.C., The Very Low Albedo of WASP-12b from Spectral Eclipse Observations with Hubble, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 847, (1), 2017 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Gibson N.P., Fortney J.J., Evans T.M., Barstow J.K., Kataria T., Wilson P.A., VLT FORS2 COMPARATIVE TRANSMISSION SPECTROSCOPY: DETECTION of Na in the ATMOSPHERE of WASP-39b from the GROUND, Astrophysical Journal, 832, (2), 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Evans T.M., Sing D.K., Wakeford H.R., Nikolov N., Ballester G.E., Drummond B., Kataria T., Gibson N.P., Amundsen D.S., Spake J., DETECTION of H2O and EVIDENCE for TiO/VO in AN ULTRA-HOT EXOPLANET ATMOSPHERE, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 822, (1), 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Sing D.K., Fortney J.J., Nikolov N., Wakeford H.R., Kataria T., Evans T.M., Aigrain S., Ballester G.E., Burrows A.S., Deming D., Desert J.-M., Gibson N.P., Henry G.W., Huitson C.M., Knutson H.A., Etangs A.L.D., Pont F., Showman A.P., Vidal-Madjar A., Williamson M.H., Wilson P.A., A continuum from clear to cloudy hot-Jupiter exoplanets without primordial water depletion, Nature, 529, (7584), 2016, p59 - 62, p59-62 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Stevenson K.B., Lewis N.K., Bean J.L., Beichman C., Fraine J., Kilpatrick B.M., Krick J.E., Lothringer J.D., Mandell A.M., Valenti J.A., Agol E., Angerhausen D., Barstow J.K., Birkmann S.M., Burrows A., Charbonneau D., Cowan N.B., Crouzet N., Cubillos P.E., Curry S.M., Dalba P.A., de Wit J., Deming D., Desert J.-M., Doyon R., Dragomir D., Ehrenreich D., Fortney J.J., Munoz A.G., Gibson N.P., Gizis J.E., Greene T.P., Harrington J., Heng K., Kataria T., Kempton E.M.-R., Knutson H., Kreidberg L., Lafreniere D., Lagage P.-O., Line M.R., Lopez-Morales M., Madhusudhan N., Morley C.V., Rocchetto M., Schlawin E., Shkolnik E.L., Shporer A., Sing D.K., Todorov K.O., Tucker G.S., Wakeford H.R., Transiting exoplanet studies and community targets for JWST's early release science program, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 128, (967), 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Boffin H.M.J., Sedaghati E., Blanchard G., Gonzalez O., Moehler S., Gibson N., Van Den Ancker M., Smoker J., Anderson J., Hummel C., Dobrzycka D., Smette A., Rupprecht G., Regaining the FORS: Making optical ground-based transmission spectroscopy of exoplanets with VLT+FORS2 possible again, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 9908, 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Gibson N.P., Reliable inference of light curve parameters in the presence of systematics, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 11, (A29A), 2015, p202 - 204, p202-204 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Boffin, H.; Blanchard, G.; Gonzalez, O.; Moehler, S.; Sedaghati, E.; Gibson, N.; van den Ancker, M.; Smoker, J.; Anderson, J.; Hummel, C.; Dobrzycka, D.; Smette, A.; Rupprecht, G., Making FORS2 Fit for Exoplanet Observations (again), The Messenger, 2015 Journal Article, 2015

Leibundgut, B.; Beuzit, J. -L.; Gibson, N.; Girard, J.; Kasper, M.; Kerber, F.; Lundin, L.; Mawet, D.; McClure, M.; Milli, J.; Petr-Gotzens, M.; Siebenmorgen, R.; van den Ancker, M.; Wahhaj, Z., SPHERE Science Verification, The Messenger, 2015 Journal Article, 2015

Parviainen H., Aigrain S., Thatte N., Barstow J.K., Evans T.M., Gibson N., Exoplanet transmission spectroscopy using KMOS, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 453, (4), 2015, p3875 - 3885, p3875-3885 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Sing D.K., Wakeford H.R., Showman A.P., Nikolov N., Fortney J.J., Burrows A.S., Ballester G.E., Deming D., Aigrain S., Desert J.-M., Gibson N.P., Henry G.W., Knutson H., Lecavelier Des Etangs A., Pont F., Vidal-Madjar A., Williamson M.W., Wilson P.A., HST hot-Jupiter transmission spectral survey: Detection of potassium in WASP-31b along with a cloud deck and Rayleigh scattering, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 446, (3), 2015, p2428 - 2443, p2428-2443 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Burrows A.S., Fortney J.J., Henry G.W., Pont F., Ballester G.E., Aigrain S., Wilson P.A., Huitson C.M., Gibson N.P., Desert J.-M., Lecavelier des Etangs A., Showman A.P., Vidal-Madjar A., Wakeford H.R., Zahnle K., HST hot-Jupiter transmission spectral survey: Haze in the atmosphere of WASP-6b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 447, (1), 2015, p463 - 478, p463-478 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Sedaghati E., Boffin H.M.J., Csizmadia S., Gibson N., Kabath P., Mallonn M., Van Den Ancker M.E., Regaining the FORS: Optical ground-based transmission spectroscopy of the exoplanet WASP-19b with VLT + FORS2, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 576, 2015 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Evans T.M., Aigrain S., Gibson N., Barstow J.K., Amundsen D.S., Tremblin P., Mourier P., A uniform analysis of HD 209458b Spitzer/IRAC light curves with Gaussian process models, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 451, (1), 2015, p680 - 694, p680-694 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Gibson N.P., Reliable inference of exoplanet light-curve parameters using deterministic and stochastic systematics models, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 445, (4), 2014, p3401 - 3414 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Barstow J.K., Aigrain S., Irwin P.G.J., Hackler T., Fletcher L.N., Lee J.M., Gibson N.P., Clouds on the hot jupiter HD189733b: Constraints from the reflection spectrum, Astrophysical Journal, 786, (2), 2014 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Gibson, N. P., Fellows at ESO, The Messenger, 2014 Journal Article, 2014

Gillen E., Aigrain S., McQuillan A., Bouvier J., Hodgkin S., Alencar S.H.P., Terquem C., Southworth J., Gibson N.P., Cody A., Lendl M., Morales-Calderon M., Favata F., Stauffer J., Micela G., CoRoT* 223992193: A new, low-mass, pre-main sequence eclipsing binary with evidence of a circumbinary disk, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 562, 2014 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Barros S.C.C., Boue G., Gibson N.P., Pollacco D.L., Santerne A., Keenan F.P., Skillen I., Street R.A., Transit timing variations in WASP-10b induced by stellar activity, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 430, (4), 2013, p3032 - 3047, p3032-3047 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Nikolov N., Sing D.K., Pont F., Burrows A.S., Fortney J.J., Ballester G.E., Evans T.M., Huitson C.M., Wakeford H.R., Wilson P.A., Aigrain S., Deming D., Gibson N.P., Henry G.W., Knutson H., Etangs A.L.D., Showman A.P., Vidal-Madjar A., Zahnle K., Hubble space telescope hot jupiter transmission spectral survey: A detection of na and strong optical absorption in HAT-P-1b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 437, (1), 2013, p46 - 66, p46-66 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Pont F., Sing D.K., Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Henry G., Husnoo N., The prevalence of dust on the exoplanet HD 189733b from Hubble and Spitzer observations, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 432, (4), 2013, p2917 - 2944, p2917-2944 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Evans T.M., Pont F., Sing D.K., Aigrain S., Barstow J.K., Desert J.-M., Gibson N., Heng K., Knutson H.A., Lecavelier Des Etangs A., The deep blue color of HD 189733b: Albedo measurements with Hubble Space Telescope/Space Telescope imaging spectrograph at visible wavelengths, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 772, (2), 2013 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Sing D.K., Lecavelier des Etangs A., Fortney J.J., Burrows A.S., Pont F., Wakeford H.R., Ballester G.E., Nikolov N., Henry G.W., Aigrain S., Deming D., Evans T.M., Gibson N.P., Huitson C.M., Knutson H., Showman A.P., Vidal-Madjar A., Wilson P.A., Williamson M.H., Zahnle K., HST hot-Jupiter transmission spectral survey: Evidence for aerosols and lack of tio in the atmosphere ofWASP-12b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 436, (4), 2013, p2956 - 2973, p2956-2973 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Barstow J.K., Evans T.M., Fletcher L.N., Irwin P.G.J., The optical transmission spectrum of the hot Jupiter HAT-P-32b: Clouds explain the absence of broad spectral features?, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 436, (4), 2013, p2974 - 2988 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Barstow J.K., Evans T.M., Fletcher L.N., Irwin P.G.J., A gemini ground-based transmission spectrum of WASP-29B: A featureless spectrum from 515 to 720 NM, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 428, (4), 2013, p3680 - 3692 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Huitson C.M., Sing D.K., Pont F., Fortney J.J., Burrows A.S., Wilson P.A., Ballester G.E., Nikolov N., Gibson N.P., Deming D., Aigrain S., Evans T.M., Henry G.W., des Etangs A.L., Showman A.P., Vidal-Madjar A., Zahnle K., An HST optical-to-near-IR transmission spectrum of the hot Jupiter WASP-19b: Detection of atmospheric water and likely absence of TiO, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 434, (4), 2013, p3252 - 3274, p3252-3274 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Carone L., Gandolfi D., Cabrera J., Hatzes A.P., Deeg H.J., Csizmadia S., Patzold M., Weingrill J., Aigrain S., Alonso R., Alapini A., Almenara J.-M., Auvergne M., Baglin A., Barge P., Bonomo A.S., Borde P., Bouchy F., Bruntt H., Carpano S., Cochran W.D., Deleuil M., Diaz R.F., Dreizler S., Dvorak R., Eisloffel J., Eigmuller P., Endl M., Erikson A., Ferraz-Mello S., Fridlund M., Gazzano J.-C., Gibson N., Gillon M., Gondoin P., Grziwa S., Gunther E.W., Guillot T., Hartmann M., Havel M., Hebrard G., Jorda L., Kabath P., Leger A., Llebaria A., Lammer H., Lovis C., MacQueen P.J., Mayor M., Mazeh T., Moutou C., Nortmann L., Ofir A., Ollivier M., Parviainen H., Pepe F., Pont F., Queloz D., Rabus M., Rauer H., Regulo C., Renner S., De La Reza R., Rouan D., Santerne A., Samuel B., Schneider J., Shporer A., Stecklum B., Tal-Or L., Tingley B., Udry S., Wuchterl G., Planetary transit candidates in the CoRoT LRa01 field, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 538, 2012 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Pont F., Sing D.K., Desert J.-M., Evans T.M., Henry G., Husnoo N., Knutson H., Probing the haze in the atmosphere of HD 189733b with Hubble Space Telescope/WFC3 transmission spectroscopy, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 422, (1), 2012, p753 - 760 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Barros S.C.C., Pollacco D.L., Gibson N.P., Keenan F.P., Skillen I., Steele I.A., High-precision transit observations of the exoplanet WASP-13b with the RISE instrument, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 419, (2), 2012, p1248 - 1253, p1248-1253 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Burton J.R., Watson C.A., Littlefair S.P., Dhillon V.S., Gibson N.P., Marsh T.R., Pollacco D., Z"-band ground-based detection of the secondary eclipse of WASP-19b, Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series, 201, (2), 2012 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Guenther E.W., Diaz R.F., Gazzano J.-C., Mazeh T., Rouan D., Gibson N., Csizmadia S., Aigrain S., Alonso R., Almenara J.M., Auvergne M., Baglin A., Barge P., Bonomo A.S., Borde P., Bouchy F., Bruntt H., Cabrera J., Carone L., Carpano S., Cavarroc C., Deeg H.J., Deleuil M., Dreizler S., Dvorak R., Erikson A., Ferraz-Mello S., Fridlund M., Gandolfi D., Gillon M., Guillot T., Hatzes A., Havel M., Hebrard G., Jehin E., Jorda L., Lammer H., Leger A., Moutou C., Nortmann L., Ollivier M., Ofir A., Pasternacki T., Patzold M., Parviainen H., Queloz D., Rauer H., Samuel B., Santerne A., Schneider J., Tal-Or L., Tingley B., Weingrill J., Wuchterl G., Transiting exoplanets from the CoRoT space mission: XXI. CoRoT-19b: A low density planet orbiting an old inactive F9V-star, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 537, 2012 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Roberts S., Evans T.M., Osborne M., Pont F., A Gaussian process framework for modelling instrumental systematics: Application to transmission spectroscopy, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 419, (3), 2012, p2683 - 2694 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Barros S.C.C., Pollacco D.L., Gibson N.P., Howarth I.D., Keenan F.P., Simpson E.K., Skillen I., Steele I.A., A lower mass for the exoplanet WASP-21b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 416, (4), 2011, p2593 - 2599, p2593-2599 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Sing D.K., Pont F., Aigrain S., Charbonneau D., Desert J.-M., Gibson N., Gilliland R., Hayek W., Henry G., Knutson H., des Etangs A.L., Mazeh T., Shporer A., Hubble Space Telescope transmission spectroscopy of the exoplanet HD189733b: High-altitude atmospheric haze in the optical and near-ultraviolet with STIS, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 416, (2), 2011, p1443 - 1455, p1443-1455 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Hebrard G., Evans T.M., Alonso R., Fridlund M., Ofir A., Aigrain S., Guillot T., Almenara J.M., Auvergne M., Baglin A., Barge P., Bonomo A.S., Borde P., Bouchy F., Cabrera J., Carone L., Carpano S., Cavarroc C., Csizmadia S., Deeg H.J., Deleuil M., Diaz R.F., Dvorak R., Erikson A., Ferraz-Mello S., Gandolfi D., Gibson N., Gillon M., Guenther E., Hatzes A., Havel M., Jorda L., Lammer H., Leger A., Llebaria A., Mazeh T., Moutou C., Ollivier M., Parviainen H., Patzold M., Queloz D., Rauer H., Rouan D., Santerne A., Schneider J., Tingley B., Wuchterl G., Transiting exoplanets from the CoRoT space mission: XVIII. CoRoT-18b: A massive hot Jupiter on a prograde, nearly aligned orbit, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 533, 2011 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Gibson N.P., Pont F., Aigrain S., A new look at NICMOS transmission spectroscopy of HD 189733, GJ-436 and XO-1: No conclusive evidence for molecular features, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 411, (4), 2011, p2199 - 2213 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Pollacco D.L., Barros S.C.C., Hebb L., Hrudkova M., Simpson E.K., Skillen I., West R., Ground-based detection of thermal emission from the exoplanet WASP-19b, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters, 404, (1), 2010 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Gibson N.P., Pont F., Aigrain S., A new look at NICMOS transmission spectroscopy: No conclusive evidence for molecular features, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 6, (S276), 2010, p478 - 479 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Hrudkova M., Skillen I., Benn C.R., Gibson N.P., Pollacco D., Nesvornya D., Augusteijn T., Tulloch S.M., Joshi Y.C., Tight constraints on the existence of additional planets around HD 189733, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 403, (4), 2010, p2111 - 2119, p2111-2119 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Simpson E.K., Pollacco D., Hebrard G., Gibson N.P., Barros S.C.C., Boisse I., Bouchy F., Cameron A.C., Miller G.R.M., Watson C.A., Keenan F.P., The spin-orbit alignment of the transiting exoplanet WASP-3b from Rossiter-McLaughlin observations, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 405, (3), 2010, p1867 - 1872, p1867-1872 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Miller G.R.M., Collier Cameron A., Simpson E.K., Pollacco D., Enoch B., Gibson N.P., Queloz D., Triaud A.H.M.J., Hebrard G., Boisse I., Moutou C., Skillen I., The Doppler shadow of WASP-3b: A tomographic analysis of Rossiter-McLaughlin observations, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 523, (3), 2010 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Gibson N.P., Pollacco D.L., Barros S., Benn C., Christian D., Hrudkova M., Joshi Y.C., Keenan F.P., Simpson E.K., Skillen I., Steele I.A., Todd I., A transit timing analysis of seven RISE light curves of the exoplanet system HAT-P-3, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 401, (3), 2010, p1917 - 1923, p1917-1923 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Christian D.J., Gibson N.P., Simpson E.K., Street R.A., Skillen I., Pollacco D., Collier Cameron A., Joshi Y.C., Keenan F.P., Stempels H.C., Haswell C.A., Horne K., Anderson D.R., Bentley S., Bouchy F., Clarkson W.I., Enoch B., Hebb L., Hebrard G., Hellier C., Irwin J., Kane S.R., Lister T.A., Loeillet B., Maxted P., Mayor M., McDonald I., Moutou C., Norton A.J., Parley N., Pont F., Queloz D., Ryans R., Smalley B., Smith A.M.S., Todd I., Udry S., West R.G., Wheatley P.J., Wilson D.M., WASP-10b: A 3M J, gas-giant planet transiting a late-type K star, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 392, (4), 2009, p1585 - 1590, p1585-1590 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Hebb L., Collier-Cameron A., Loeillet B., Pollacco D., Hebrard G., Street R.A., Bouchy F., Stempels H.C., Moutou C., Simpson E., Udry S., Joshi Y.C., West R.G., Skillen I., Wilson D.M., McDonald I., Gibson N.P., Aigrain S., Anderson D.R., Benn C.R., Christian D.J., Enoch B., Haswell C.A., Hellier C., Horne K., Irwin J., Lister T.A., Maxted P., Mayor M., Norton A.J., Parley N., Pont F., Queloz D., Smalley B., Wheatley P.J., WASP-12b: The hottest transiting extrasolar planet yet discovered, Astrophysical Journal, 693, (2), 2009, p1920 - 1928, p1920-1928 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Skillen I., Pollacco D., Collier C., Hebb L., Simpson E., Bouchy F., Christian D.J., Gibson N.P., Hebrard G., Joshi Y.C., Loeillet B., Smalley B., Stempels H.C., Street R.A., Udry S., West R.G., Anderson D.R., Barros S.C.C., Enoch B., Haswell C.A., Hellier C., Home K., Irwin J., Keenan F.P., Lister T.A., Maxted P., Mayor M., Moutou C., Norton A.J., Parley N., Queloz D., Ryans R., Todd I., Wheatley P.J., Wilson D.M., The 0.5Mj translting exoplanet WASP-13b, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 502, (1), 2009, p391 - 394, p391-394 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Joshi Y.C., Pollacco D., Cameron A.C., Skillen I., Simpson E., Steele I., Street R.A., Stempels H.C., Christian D.J., Hebb L., Bouchy F., Gibson N.P., Hebrard G., Keenan F.P., Loeillet B., Meaburn J., Moutou C., Smalley B., Todd I., West R.G., Anderson D.R., Bentley S., Enoch B., Haswell C.A., Hellier C., Horne K., Irwin J., Lister T.A., McDonald I., Maxted P., Mayor M., Norton A.J., Parley N., Perrier C., Pont F., Queloz D., Ryans R., Smith A.M.S., Udry S., Wheatley P.J., Wilson D.M., WASP-14b: 7.3 M J transiting planet in an eccentric orbit, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 392, (4), 2009, p1532 - 1538, p1532-1538 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

West R.G., Collier Cameron A., Hebb L., Joshi Y.C., Pollacco D., Simpson E., Skillen I., Stempels H.C., Wheatley P.J., Wilson D., Anderson D., Bentley S., Bouchy F., Christian D., Enoch B., Gibson N., Hebrard G., Hellier C., Loeillet B., Mayor M., Maxted P., McDonald I., Moutou C., Pont F., Queloz D., Smith A.M.S., Smalley B., Street R.A., Udry S., The sub-Jupiter mass transiting exoplanet WASP-11b, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 502, (1), 2009, p395 - 400, p395-400 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Gibson, N. P., Pollacco, D., Simpson, E. K., Barros, S., Joshi, Y. C., Todd, I., Keenan, F. P., Skillen, I., Benn, C., Christian, D., Hrudková, M., Steele, I. A., A TRANSIT TIMING ANALYSIS OF NINE RISE LIGHT CURVES OF THE EXOPLANET SYSTEM TrES-3, The Astrophysical Journal, 700, (2), 2009, p1078-1085 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Pollacco D., Skillen I., Collier Cameron A., Loeillet B., Stempels H.C., Bouchy F., Gibson N.P., Hebb L., Hebrard G., Joshi Y.C., McDonald I., Smalley B., Smith A.M.S., Street R.A., Udry S., West R.G., Wilson D.M., Wheatley P.J., Aigrain S., Alsubai K., Benn C.R., Bruce V.A., Christian D.J., Clarkson W.I., Enoch B., Evans A., Fitzsimmons A., Haswell C.A., Hellier C., Hickey S., Hodgkin S.T., Horne K., Hrudkova M., Irwin J., Kane S.R., Keenan F.P., Lister T.A., Maxted P., Mayor M., Moutou C., Norton A.J., Osborne J.P., Parley N., Pont F., Queloz D., Ryans R., Simpson E., WASP-3b: A strongly irradiated transiting gas-giant planet, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 385, (3), 2008, p1576 - 1584, p1576-1584 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Steelea I.A., Batesa S.D., Gibsonb N., Keenanb F., Meaburnc J., Mottrama C.J., Pollaccob D., Toddb D.I., RISE: a fast-readout imager for exoplanet transit timing, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 7014, 2008 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Gibson N.P., Pollacco D., Simpson E.K., Joshi Y.C., Todd I., Benn C., Christian D., Hrudkova M., Keenan F.P., Meaburn J., Skillen I., Steele I.A., Updated parameters for the transiting exoplanet WASP-3b using RISE, a new fast camera for the Liverpool Telescope, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 492, (2), 2008, p603 - 607, p603-607 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Research Expertise

Keywords

ABSORPTION SPECTROSCOPY; Astronomical Spectroscopy; ASTRONOMY; ASTROPHYSICS; ATMOSPHERE; Atmospheres/Planets; Gaussian processes; Infrared/Optical Astronomy; MACHINE LEARNING; Planetary Environments; Planetary Orbits; Planetary Studies; Planets; Transiting Planets; Transmission Spectroscopy

Recognition

Awards and Honours

Royal Society Univeristy Research Fellowship Renewal 2020

Royal Society Univerisity Research Fellowship 2015

European Southern Observatory Fellowship 2012

Memberships

Executive Member of the ASGI (Astronomical Science Group of Ireland) 2018

Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society 2006

Associate Member of the Institute of Physics 2006

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEI) 2018