Publications & Posters

Please see below for links to selected publications and posters that I have presented. For more please see my complete ADS entry.

Lead Author Publications

Click on the article titles below to access ADS pages for my lead author publications. Embedded below each are OSU Astronomy Coffee Brief YouTube videos about them.

EmpiriciSN: Re-sampling Observed Supernova/Host Galaxy Populations using an XD Gaussian Mixture Model
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., Submitted to AJ (2016)


The ASAS-SN Bright Supernova Catalog - II. 2015
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., Submitted to MNRAS (2016)


The ASAS-SN Bright Supernova Catalog - I. 2013-2014
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., MNRAS 464, 2672 (2017)


ASASSN-15oi: A Rapidly Evolving, Luminous Tidal Disruption Event at 216 Mpc
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., MNRAS 463, 3813 (2016)


Discovery and Observations of the Unusually Luminous Type-Defying II-P/II-L Supernova ASASSN-13co
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., Acta Astronomica 66, 219 (2016)


Six Months of Multi-Wavelength Follow-up of the Tidal Disruption Candidate ASASSN-14li and Implied TDE Rates from ASAS-SN
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., MNRAS 455, 2918 (2016)


ASASSN-14ae: A Tidal Disruption Event at 200 Mpc
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., MNRAS 445, 3263 (2014)
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Discovery and Observations of ASASSN-13db, an EX Lupi-Type Accretion Event on a Low-Mass T Tauri Star
Holoien, T. W.-S. et al., ApJL 785, L35 (2014)

Additional Publications

Reverberation Mapping of Optical Emission Lines in Five Active Galaxies
Fausnaugh, M. M. et al., Submitted to ApJ (2016) [CoffeeBrief]

The Long-Term Evolution of ASASSN-14li
Brown, J. S., Holoien, T. W.-S., et al., Submitted to MNRAS (2016) [CoffeeBrief]

Supernova Progenitors, Their Variability, and the Type IIP Supernova ASASSN-16fq in M66
Kochanek, C. S. et al., Submitted to MNRAS (2016)

The TDE ASASSN-14li and its Host Resolved at Parsec Scales with the EVN
Romero-Canizales, C. et al., Submitted to ApJ (2016)

The Unexpected, Long-Lasting, UV Rebrightening of the Super-Luminous Supernova ASASSN-15lh
Godoy-Rivera, D. et al., Submitted to MNRAS (2016)

Return of the King: Time-Series Photometry of FO Aquarii’s Initial Recovery from its Unprecedented 2016 Low State
Littlefield, C. et al., Accepted in ApJ (2016)

MUSE Reveals a Recent Merger in the Post-starburst Host Galaxy of the TDE ASASSN-14li
Prieto, J. L. et al., Accepted in ApJL (2016)

The Eruption of the Candidate Young Star ASASSN-15qi
Herczeg, G. J. et al., Accepted in ApJ (2016)

DM Ori: A Young Star Occulted by a Disturbance in its Protoplanetary Disk
Rodriguiez, J. E. et al., Accepted in ApJ (2016)

Hello Darkness My Old Friend: The Fading of the Nearby TDE ASASSN-14ae
Brown, J. S., Shappee, B. J., Holoien, T. W.-S., et al. MNRAS 462, 3993 (2016) [CoffeeBrief]

ASASSN-16ae: A Powerful White-Light Flare on an Early-L Dwarf
Schmidt, S. J. et al., ApJL 828L, 22 (2016)

The Young and Bright Type Ia Supernova ASASSN-14lp: Discovery, Early-Time Observations, First-Light Time, Distance to NGC 4666, and Progenitor Constraints
Shappee, B. J., Piro, A. L., Holoien, T. W.-S., et al., ApJ 826, 144 (2016) [CoffeeBrief]

SN 2015bn: A Detailed, Multi-Wavelength View of a Nearby Superluminous Supernova
Nicholl, M. et al., ApJ 826, 39 (2016)

ASASSN-15lh: A Highly Super-Luminous Supernova
Dong, S. et al., Science 351, 257 (2016)

Gamma-Rays from the Quasar PKS 1441+25: Story of an Escape
Abeysekara, A. U. et al., ApJL 815, L22 (2015)

Massive Stars Exploding in a He-rich Circumstellar Medium – VII. The Metamorphosis of ASASSN-15ed from a Narrow Line Type Ibn to a Normal Type Ib Supernova
Pastorello, A. et al., MNRAS 453, 3649 (2015)

Total Eclipse of the Heart: The AM CVn Gaia14aae/ASASSN-14cn
Campbell, H. C. et al., MNRAS 452, 1060 (2015)

The Man Behind the Curtain: X-rays Drive the UV through NIR Variability in the 2013 AGN Outburst in NGC 2617
Shappee, B. J. et al., ApJ 788, 48 (2014) [CoffeeBrief]

Three Gravitationally Lensed Supernovae Behind CLASH Galaxy Clusters
Patel, B. et al., ApJ 786, 9 (2014)

Type-Ia Supernova Rates to Redshift 2.4 from CLASH: the Cluster Lensing And Supernova survey with Hubble
Graur, O. et al., ApJ 783, 28 (2014)

Characterizing a Dramatic Delta_V ~ -9 Flare on an Ultracool Dwarf Found by the ASAS-SN Survey
Schmidt, S.J. et al., ApJ 781L, 24 (2014) [CoffeeBrief]

Posters

Click on the poster titles to download a PDF copy of my posters. (File sizes may be large.)

ASAS-SN: Big Science with Small Telescopes
Holoien, T. W-S. and the ASAS-SN Team (2016, July).
Poster presented at the 2016 DOE CSGF Annual Program Review, Arlington, VA.

Extragalactic Transients Discovered by the All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae
Brown, J. S., Holoien, T. W-S., and the ASAS-SN Team (2016, January).
Poster presented at the 227th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Kissimmee, FL.

Two Years of Discoveries from the All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae
Holoien, T. W-S. and the ASAS-SN Team (2015, July).
Poster presented at the 2015 DOE CSGF Annual Program Review, Arlington, VA.

Extragalactic Transients Discovered by the All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae
Holoien, T. W-S., Kochanek, C. S., Stanek, K. Z., Prieto, J. L., Shappee, B. J., and the ASAS-SN Team (2015, January).
Poster presented at the 225th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Seattle, WA.

HST and Ground Based Observations of 7 High Redshift Type Ia Supernovae
Holoien, T. W-S., McCully, C., & Jha, S. W. (2013, January).
Poster presented at the 221st meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Long Beach, CA.

Hubble Space Telescope Observations of High Redshift Supernovae from CLASH.
Patel, B., McCully, C., Holoien, T., Jha, S. W., Graur, O., Rodney, S. A., Reiss, A. G., on behalf of the CLASH team. (2013, January).
Poster presented at the 221st meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Long Beach, CA.