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CASCA (2014)

Doug and Students, Past and Present
Hawaii (2012)

Doug enroute to Calgary Conference (2006)

Selected Recent Papers

Accepted JCMT Transient Survey Papers:

The JCMT Transient Survey: Stochastic and Secular Variability of Protostars and Disks In the Sub-Millimeter Observed Over Eighteen Months
D. Johnstone, G. Herczeg, S. Mairs, et al. 2018, ApJ accepted (Astro PH)

The JCMT Transient Survey: Identifying Submillimetre Continuum Variability over Several Year Timescales Using Archival JCMT Gould Belt Survey Observations
S. Mairs, D. Johnstone, et al. 2017, ApJ 849, 107 (ADS Link)

The JCMT Transient Survey: Detection of sub-mm variability in a Class I protostar EC 53 in Serpens Main
H. Yoo, J.-E. Lee, S. Mairs, D. Johnstone, et al. 2017, ApJ 849, 69 (ADS Link)

The JCMT Transient Survey: Data Reduction and Calibration Methods
S. Mairs, J. Lane, D. Johnstone, et al. 2017, ApJ 843, 55. (ADS Link)

How do stars gain their mass? A JCMT/SCUBA-2 Transient Survey of Protostars in Nearby Star Forming Regions
G. Herczeg, D. Johnstone, et al. 2017, ApJ 849, 43(ADS Link)

A variety of pictures detailing the beauty of star formation!

EC53 Faint
[EC 53 February 2016]
[NRC Canada: Press Release] EC53 Bright
[EC 53 February 2017]

HST Orion Image
An evaporating disk in Orion (HST)

[See ADS for Paper Abstract (1998)]
JCMT Orion Image
OMC1 in Orion A (SCUBA/JCMT)

[See ADS for Paper Abstract (1999)]


Name: Doug Johnstone
Position: Astronomer
Institution: National Research Council Canada
Division: Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics
Address:5071 West Saanich Rd.
Victoria, BC, V9E 2E7
Phone (HAA): (250) 363-8108
FAX (HAA): (250) 363-0045

My Workplace: The Dominion Astrophysical Observatory

Principal Research Officer (2001+) National Research Council (NRC)
Adj. Associate Professor (2001+) Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, University of Victoria
Assistant Professor (1999-2001) Dept. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Toronto (UofT)
P.D.F. (1995-1999) Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (CITA), UofT
Ph.D. (1991-1995) Dept. of Astronomy, University of California at Berkeley
B.Sc. (1985-1989) Dept. of Astronomy , UofT

Past and Present Graduate Student Supervision:

2016 - present : Logan Francis (Masters): Student at UVic.

2012 - 2017 : Steve Mairs (PhD): Support Astronomer at the JCMT.

2012 - 2014 : Mike Chen (Masters): PhD Student at UVic.

2008 - 2013 : Andy Pon (PhD): Employed in Industry. [2014 Winner CASCA Plaskett Medal ]

2008 - 2010 : Aaron Maxwell (Masters): Ontario Science Centre.

2003 - 2009 : Helen Kirk (PhD): Research Officer at HAA. [2010 Winner CASCA Plaskett Medal ]

2002 - 2005 : Rachel Friesen (Masters): NRAO Science Staff.

1999 - 2001 : Isamu Matsuyama (Masters): Assistant Professor, UArizona.

2000 - 2001 : Lawrence Mudryk (Masters): Research Associate UToronto.

Last updated: October 18, 2017.
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