Michael Albrow

Associate ProfessorMichael Albrow

Associate Professor
Astronomy Co-ordinator 300 Level Co-ordinator
Physics 616
Internal Phone: 95189


Research Interests

Research interests include: discovering new planets; PLANET: Probing Lensing Anomalies NETwork; stellar pulsation and pulsating variable stars; stellar atmospheres, post-asymptotic giant branch stars and the late stages of stellar evolution; gravitational microlensing and the search for extra-solar planets; high resolution spectroscopy; radial velocities; and chemical abundances.

Research/Scholarly/Creative Works

  • Chung SJ., Zhu W., Udalski A., Lee CU., Ryu YH., Jung YK., Shin IG., Yee JC., Hwang KH. and Gould A. (2017) OGLE-2015-BLG-1482L: The First Isolated Low-mass Microlens in the Galactic Bulge. Astrophysical Journal 838(2) http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa67fa.
  • Jung YK., Udalski A., Bond IA., Yee JC., Gould A., Han C., Albrow MD., Lee CU., Kim SL. and Hwang KH. (2017) OGLE-2016-BLG-1003: First Resolved Caustic-crossing Binary-source Event Discovered by Second-generation Microlensing Surveys. Astrophysical Journal 841(2) http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa7057 |.
  • Jung YK., Udalski A., Yee JC., Sumi T., Gould A., Han C., Albrow MD., Lee CU., Kim SL. and Chung SJ. (2017) Binary Source Microlensing Event OGLE-2016-BLG-0733: Interpretation of a Long-term Asymmetric Perturbation. Astronomical Journal 153(3) http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/1538-3881/aa5d07.
  • Shvartzvald Y., Yee JC., Novati SC., Gould A., Lee CU., Beichman C., Bryden G., Carey S., Gaudi BS. and Henderson CB. (2017) An Earth-mass Planet in a 1 au Orbit around an Ultracool Dwarf. Astrophysical Journal Letters 840(1) http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/2041-8213/aa6d09 |.
  • Bennett DP., Rhie SH., Udalski A., Gould A., Tsapras Y., Kubas D., Bond IA., Greenhill J., Cassan A. and Rattenbury NJ. (2016) The first circumbinary planet found by microlensing: OGLE-2007-BLG-349L(AB)c. Astronomical Journal 152(5) http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/0004-6256/152/5/125.