Michael E. Brown


Detection of a candidate inner Oort cloud planetoid
M.E. Brown, C.A. Trujillo, and D. Rabinowitz, ApJ Letters, in press

H.G. Roe et al., Geophys. Res. Lett., in press

Direct measurement of the size of the large Kuiper belt object (50000) Quaoar
M.E. Brown and C.A. Trujillo, AJ, in press, 2004.

The Kuiper belt and the primordial evolution of the Solar System
A. Morbidelli and M.E. Brown, to appear in Comets II, 2004.

The plane of the Kuiper belt
M.E. Brown and M. Pan, AJ, in press, 2004.

Photometric variability at the L/T dwarf boundary
M. Enoch, M.E. Brown, and A.J. Burgasser, Astron. J, 126, 1006-1016, 2003. A low-denisty M-type asteroid in the main belt
J.L. Margot and M.E. Brown, Science, 300, 1939-1942, 2003.

Binarity in brown dwarfs: T dwarf binaries discovered with the Hubble Space Telescope wide field planetary camera 2
A.J. Burgasser, J.D. Kirkpatrick, I.N. Reid, M.E. Brown, C.L. Miskey, and J.E> Gizis, Astrophys. J., 586, 512-526, 2003.

Direct detection of variable tropospheric clouds near Titan's south pole
M.E. Brown, A.H. Bouchez, and C.A. Griffith, Nature, 420, 795-797, 2002.

Long-term dynamics and the orbital inclination of the classical Kuiper belt objects
M.J. Kuchner, M.E. Brown, and M. Holman Astronom. J., 124, 1221-1230, 2002.

Europa's sodium atmosphere: an ocean source?
F. Leblanc, R.E. Johnson, and M.E. Brown, Icarus, 159, 132-144, 2002.

A correlation between color and inclination in the classical Kuiper belt
C.A. Trujillo and M.E. Brown, Astrophys. J. , 566, L125-L128, 2002.

Pluto and Charon: formation, seasons, composition
M.E. Brown, Ann. Rev. Earth Plan. Sci., 30, 307-345, 2002.

The Spectra of T Dwarfs I: Near-Infrared Data and Spectral Classification
A.J. Burgasser, J.D. Kirkpatrick, M.E. Brown, et al. Astrphys. J., 564, 421-451, 2002.

Mutual Event Observations of Io's Sodium Corona
M.H. Burger, N.M. Schneider, I. de Pater, M.E. Brown, A.H. Bouchez, L.M. Trafton, Y. Sheffer, E.S. Barker, and A. Mallama , Astron. J., 563, 1063-1074, 2001.

The radial distribution of the Kuiper belt
C.A. Trujillo, and M.E. Brown, Astrophys. J., 554, L95-L98, 2001.

Potassium in Europa's atmosphere
M.E. Brown, Icarus, 151, 190-195, 2001.

The inclination distribution of the Kuiper belt
M.E. Brown, Astron. J., 121, 2804-2814, 2001.

Observations of ultracool white dwarfs
B.R. Oppenheimer et al., Astrophys. J., 550, 448-456, 2001.

Eclipse spectroscopy of Io's atmosphere
A.H. Bouchez, M.E. Brown, and N.M. Schneider, Icarus, 148, 316-319, 2000.

Near-infrared spectroscopy of the bright Kuiper belt object 2000 EB173
M.E. Brown, G.A. Blake, and J.D. Kessler, Astrophys. J. Let., 543, 163-165, 2000.

Discovery of a Bright Field Methane (T-Type) Brown Dwarf by 2MASS
A.J. Burgasser et al., Astron. J., 120, 1100-1105, 2000.

Detection of H alpha emission in a methane (T-type) brown dwarf
A.J. Burgasser, J.D. Kirkpatrick, I.N. Reid, J. Liebert, J.E. Gizis, and M.E. Brown, Astron. J., 120, 473-478, 2000.

Thermal infrared spectroscopy of Europa and Callisto
F.P. Mills and M.E. Brown, J. Geophys. Res., 105, 15051-15059, 2000.

A search for exozodiacal dust and faint companions near Sirius, Procyon, and Altair with the NICMOS coronagraph
M.J. Kuchner and M.E. Brown, Pub. Astron. Soc. Pacific, 112, 827-832, 2000.

Discovery of a brown dwarf companion to Gleise 570ABC: A 2MASS T dwarf significantly cooler than Gleise 229B
A.J. Burgasser, et al., Astrophys. J. Lett, 531, 57-60, 2000.

Discovery of crystalline water and ammonia ices on Pluto's satellite Charon
M.E. Brown and W.M. Calvin, Science, 287, 107-109, 2000.

Near-infrared spectrscopy of Centaurs and irregular satellites
M.E. Brown, Astron. J., 119, 977-983, 2000.

A Search for Resonant Structures in the Zodiacal Cloud with COBE DIRBE: The Mars Wake and Jupiter's Trojan Clouds
M.J. Kuchner, W.T. Reach, and M.E. Brown, Icarus, 145, 44-52, 2000.

Imaging the Haro 6-10 infrared companion
C.D. Koresko, G.A. Blake, M.E. Brown, A.I. Sargent, and D.W. Koerner, Astrophys. J. Lett., 525, 49-52, 1999.

Discovery of 4 Methane (T-type) Dwarfs with 2MASS
A.J. Burgasser, J.D. Kirkpatrick, M.E. Brown, I.N. Reid, et al., Astrophys. J. Lett., 522, 65-68, 1999.

Keck pencil-beam survey for faint Kuiper belt objects
E.I. Chiang and M.E. Brown, Astron. J., 118, 1411-1422, 1999.

Observations of ion pile-up in comets Hyakutake and Hale-Bopp
A.H. Bouchez, M.E. Brown, H. Spinrad, and A. Misch, Icarus, 137, 62-68, 1999.

Detection of water ice on Nereid
M.E. Brown, C.D. Koresko, and G.A. Blake, Astrophys. J. Lett., 508, 175-176. 1998.

An 11.7 micron Keck search for exo-zodiacal dust
M.J. Kuchner, M.E. Brown, and C.D. Koresko, Pub. Astron. Soc. Pacific, 110, 1336-1341, 1998.

Keck speckle imaging of the white dwarf G29-38: No brown dwarf companion detected
M.J. Kuchner, C.D. Koresko, and M.E. Brown, Astrophys. J. Lett., 508, 81-83, 1998.

The photometric growth of 2 Shoemaker-Levy-9 impact sites on Jupiter
C. Manning, H. Spinrad, M.E. Brown, R.L. Newburn, and D. Schlegel, Astronom. J., 116, 972-980, 1998.

Velocities and sources of sodium in Hale-Bopp
M.E. Brown, A.H. Bouchez, H. Spinrad, and A. Misch, Icarus, 134, 228-234, 1998.

Detection of water ice on the Centaur 1997 CU 26
M.E. Brown and C.D. Koresko, Astrophys. J. Let., 505, L67-L67, 1998.

High resolution spectroscopy and imaging of hydrogen Lyman-alpha in comet Hyakutake (1996 B2) with the Hubble Space Telescope
M.R. Combi, M.E. Brown, P.D. Feldman, H.U. Keller, R.R. Meier, and W.H. Smyth, Astrophys. J., 494, 816-821, 1998.

The response of Jupiter's magnetosphere to an outburst on Io
M.E. Brown and A.H. Bouchez, Science, 278, 268-271, 1997.

An analysis of the statistics of the HST Kuiper Belt object search
M.E. Brown, S.R. Kulkarni, and T.E. Liggett, Ap. J. Lett., 490, 119-122, 1997.

High-resolution spectroscopy of the A-X and B-X system of CH in comet Austin (1990-V)
S.J. Kim, M.E. Brown, and H. Spinrad, J. Geomag. Geoelect., 49, 1165-1177, 1997.

Evidence for a short cooling time in Io plasma torus
M. Volwerk, M.E. Brown, A.J. Dessler, and B.R. Sandel, Geophys. Res. Lett., 24, 1147-1150, 1997.

A search for a sodium atmosphere around Ganymede
M.E. Brown, Icarus, 126, 236-238, 1997.

A high-resolution catalogue of cometary emission lines
M.E. Brown, A.H. Bouchez, H. Spinrad, and C.M. Johns-Krull, Astron.J., 112, 1197-1202, 1996.

Discovery of an extended sodium atmosphere around Europa
M.E. Brown and R.E. Hill, Nature, 380, 229-231, 1996.

Evidence for an Io plasma torus influence on high-latitude Jovian radio emission
M.L. Kaiser, M.D. Desch, and M.E. Brown, J. Geophys. Res., 101, 13-18, 1996.

Periodicities in the Io plasma torus
M.E. Brown, J. Geophys. Res., 100, 21683-21695, 1995.

Non-detection of the OH Meinel system in comet P/Swift-Tuttle
M.E. Brown, A.H. Bouchez, H. Spinrad, C.M. Johns, Astron. and Astrophys., 301, L1-L4, 1995.

Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9: No effect on the Io plasma torus
M.E. Brown, E.J. Moyer, A.H. Bouchez, H. Spinrad, Geophys. Res. Lett., 22, 1833-1835, 1995.

The fragment-R collision: W.M. Keck Telescope observations of SL9
J.R. Graham, I. de Pater, J.G. Jernigan, M.C. Liu, and M.E. Brown, Science, 267, 1320-1323, 1995.

The ``Type Ic'' supernova 1994I in M51: Detection of helium and spectral evolution
A.V. Filippenko et. al, Ap. J. Lett., 450, L11-L15, 1995.

Observations of mass loading in the Io plasma torus
M.E. Brown, Geophys. Res. Lett., 21, 1047-1050, 1994.

Kinematics of the ion tail of comet P/Swift-Tuttle
H. Spinrad, M.E. Brown, and C.M. Johns, Astron. J. 108, 1462-1470, 1994.

The velocity distribution of cometary hydrogen: Evidence for high velocities?
M.E. Brown and H. Spinrad, Icarus, 104, 197-205, 1993.

Observations of the plasma flow in comet P/Swift-Tuttle
M.E. Brown, C.M. Johns, and H. Spinrad, Geophys. Res. Lett., 20, 1003-1006, 1993.

The Shane Wirtanen counts: Observability of the galaxy correlation function
M.E. Brown and E. Groth, Ap. J. 388, 605-617, 1989.

The local extragalactic field, the local mean mass density, and biased galaxy formation
M.E. Brown and P.J.E. Peebles, Ap. J., 317, 588-592, 1987.


Proceedings and reviews

High-resolution observations of the spatial and velocity distributions of cometary hydrogen
M.E. Brown and H. Spinrad, in Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors, 1991, 97-100, 1992.

Review of Introduction to Space Physics by Kivelson and Russell
M.E. Brown, Physics Today, April 1996.

Solar system science with subarcsecond slit spectroscopy
R.G. Dekany, et al., SPIE, 4007, 2000.