Selected Recent and Notable Blake Group Publications

For a full list of publications for individual group members, please see our profile pages accessible via the group page of the website.
A complete list of publications can be found in Professor Blake's cv, available here in PDF format.

Jacob T. Good, Daniel B. Holland, Ian A. Finneran, Carroll, P.B., Matthew J. Kelley, and Geoffrey A. Blake, “A decade-spanning high-resolution asynchronous optical sampling terahertz time-domain and frequency comb spectrometer” Rev. Sci. Instrum., 2015, 86, 103107 (Full Paper).

Ian A. Finneran, P. Brandon Carroll, Marco A. Allodi, and Geoffrey A. Blake, “Hydrogen Bonding in the Ethanol-Water Dimer” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2015, 17, 24210 (Full Paper).

Ian A. Finneran, Jacob T. Good, Daniel B. Holland, Carroll, P.B., Marco A. Allodi, and Geoffrey A. Blake, “Decade-Spanning High-Precision Terahertz Frequency Comb” Phys. Rev. Lett., 2015, 114, 163902 (Full Paper).

B.A. McGuire, P.B. Carroll, A.N. Boynton, J.M. Mendez, & G.A. Blake, “Ignition of Thermite Using the Potassium Chlorate “Rocket” Reaction: A Systematic Demonstration of Reaction Chemistry” J. Chem. Educ., 2015, 92, 1117 (Full Paper).

Ke Zhang, Geoffrey A. Blake, & Edwin A. Bergin, “Evidence of Fast Pebble Growth Near Condensation Fronts in the HL Tau Protoplanetary Disk” ApJ Lett., 2015, 806, L7 (Full Paper).

Ke Zhang, Nathan Crockett, C. Salyk, K. Pontoppidan, N.J. Turner, J.M. Carpenter, & Geoffrey A. Blake, “Dimming and CO Absorption toward the AA Tau Protoplanetary Disk: An Infalling Flow Caused by Disk Instability?” ApJ, 2015, 805, 55 (Full Paper).

Edwin A. Bergin, Geoffrey A. Blake, Fred J. Ciesla, Marc M. Hirschman & Jie Li, “Ingredients for a habitable Earth: Tracing C/N ratios from interstellar space through planet formation” Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 2015, 112, 8965-8970 (Full Paper).

Colette Salyk, John H. Lacy, Matthew J. Richter, Ke Zhang, Geoffrey A. Blake, & Klaus M. Pontoppidan, “Detection of Water Vapor in the Terrestrial Planet Forming Region of a Transition Disk” ApJ Lett., 2015, 810, L24 (Full Paper).

E.M. Penteado, A.C.A. Boogert, K.M. Pontoppidan, S. Ioppolo, G.A. Blake & H.M. Cuppen, “Spectroscopic constraints on CH3OH formation: CO mixed with CH3OH ices towards Young Stellar Objects” MNRAS, 2015, 454, 531–540 (Full Paper).

Marco A. Allodi, Ian A. Finneran, & Geoffrey A. Blake, “Nonlinear THz Coherent Excitation of Vibrational Modes of Liquids” J. Chem. Phys., 2015, 143, 234204 (Full Paper).

Ioppolo, S., McGuire, B.A., Allodi, M.A., & Blake, G.A., "THz and mid-IR spectroscopy of interstellar ice analogs: methyl and carboxylic acid groups," Faraday Discussions, 2014, 168, 461-484 (Full Paper).

Lockwood, A.C., Johnson, J.A., Bender, C.F., Carr, J.S., Barman, T., Richert, A.J.W., & Blake, G.A., "Near-IR direct detection of water vapor in Tau Bootis b," Astrophys. J. Letters, 2014, 783, L29. (Full Paper)

McGuire, B.A., Carroll, P.B., Gratier, P., Guzman, V., Pety, J., Roueff, E., Gerin, M., Blake, G.A., & Remijan, A.J., "An observational investigation of the identity of B11244(l-C3H+/C3H-)," Astrophys J., 2014, 783, 36. (Full Paper)

Allodi, M.A., Ioppolo, S.I., Kelley, M.J., McGuire, B.A., and Blake, G.A., "The structure and dynamics of carbon dioxide and water containing ices investigated via THz and mid-IR spectroscopy," Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2014, 16, 3442. (Full Paper)

Qi, C., Oberg, K.I., Wilner, D.J., D'Alessio, P., Bergin, E., Andrews, S.M., Blake, G.A., Hogerheijde, M.R., & van Dishoeck, E.F., "Imaging of the CO snow line in a solar nebula analog," Science, 2013, 341, 630. (Full Paper)

Finneran, I.A., Holland, D.B., Carroll, P.B., and Blake, G.A., "A direct digital synthesis chirped pulse Fourier transform microwave spectrometer,"Review of Scientific Instruments, 2013,083104, 84. (Full Paper)

McGuire, B.A., Carroll, P.B., Blake, G.A., Hollis, J.M., Lovas, F., Jewell, P.R., and Remijan, A.J., "A search for l-C3H+ in Sgr B2(N), SgrB2(OH), and the Dark Cloud TMC-1," The Astrophysical Journal, 2013, 774, 56. (Full Paper)