Joel Kastner

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Research Details

Research Interests
  • Star and planet formation
  • Late stages of stellar evolution
  • X-ray, optical, IR, and radio imaging and spectroscopy
  • Image processing algorithms and systems
NASA Astrophysics Data System (link to publications since 1999).

Personal Information

Contact Information
Room: 17-3197
Phone: (585)475-7179
Fax: (585)475-5988
Email: kastner@cis.rit.edu

54 Lomb Memorial Dr.
Rochester, NY 14623
Title and Degrees
Professor

BS Physics, University of Maryland, 1981
MS, Astronomy, UCLA, 1986
PhD, Astronomy, UCLA, 1990
Other details
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
2011-present: Director, Laboratory for Multiwavelength Astrophysics, Rochester Institute of Technology
2007-present: Graduate Faculty, Astrophysical Sciences & Technology PhD Program, Rochester Institute of Technology
2005-present: Professor, Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology
2007-2008: Visiting Astronomer, Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Grenoble, France
1999-2005: Associate Professor, Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology
1993-1999: Research Staff, Chandra X-Ray Science Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1990-1993: Bantrell Postdoctoral Fellow, MIT Haystack Observatory

Scholarships/Awards

  • RIT - Trustees Scholarship Award (2012)
  • RIT - RIT Million Dollar Club – for securing more than 1 Million dollars in external grants and contracts (2008)
  • Laboratory d'Astrophysique de Grenoble - Visiting Scientist Fellowship (2007)
  • NASA - Group Achievement Award, Chandra X-ray Observatory Science Team (1999)

Publications

BOOKS

    Meixner, M.; Kastner, J.H.; Balick, B., Asymmetrical Planetary Nebulae III: Winds, Structure and the Thunderbird, Soker, Noam, 313, Astron. Soc. Pacific Conf. Series (2004)


REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES

    Rosenfeld, K.A.; Andrews, S.M.; Wilner, D.J.; Kastner, J.H., The Structure of the Evolved Circumbinary Disk around V4046 Sgr, Astrophysical Journal, 775, 2, pp. 14- (2014)

    Rodriguez, D.R.; Zuckerman, B; Kastner, J.H.; Bessell, M.S.; Faherty, J.K.; Murphy, S.J., The GALEX Nearby Young-Star Survey, Astrophysical Journal, 774, 2, pp. 22- (2014)

    Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H., Serendipitous Detection of X-Ray Emission from the Hot Born-again Central Star of the Planetary Nebula K 1-16, The Astronomical Journal, 766, 1, pp. 7- (2013)

    Teets, W.K.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H.; Grosso, N.; Hamaguchi, K.; Richardson, M.J., Detection of a Cool, Accretion-shock-generated X-Ray Plasma in EX Lupi during the 2008 Optical Eruption, The Astrophysical Journal, 760 (2012)

    Huarte Espinosa, M.; Frank, A.; Balick, B.; Blackman, E.G.; De Marco, O.; Kastner, J.H.; Sahai, R., From bipolar to elliptical: simulating the morphological evolution of planetary nebulae, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 424, 3, pp. 2055-2068 (2012)

    Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Balick, B.; Behar, E.; Blackman, E.G.; Bujarrabal, V; Chu, Y.; Corradi, R; De Marco, O.; Frank, A.; Frew, D; Guerrero, M; Kwok, S; Lopez, J.A.; Miszalski, B; Nordhaus, J.; Parker, Q; Sahai, R.; Sandin, C; Schoenberner, D; Soker, N.; Sokoloski, J.L.; Steffen, W.; Ueta, T; Villaver, E; Zijlstra, A, Early results from ChanPLaNS: Mystery of hard X-ray emitting CSPNe†, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 283, pp. 450-451 (2012)

    Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; Balick, B.; Frew, D.J.; Miszalski, B; Sahai, R.; Blackman, E.G.; Chu, Y.; De Marco, O.; Frank, A.; Guerrero, M.A.; Lopez, J.A.; Rapson, V; Zijlstra, A; Behar, E.; Bujarrabal, V; Corradi, R; Nordhaus, J.; Parker, Q; Sandin, C; Schoenberner, D; Soker, N.; Sokoloski, J.L.; Steffen, M; Ueta, T; Villaver, E, The Chandra X-Ray Survey of Planetary Nebulae (CHANPLANS): Probing Binarity, Magnetic Fields, and Wind Collisions, The Astronomical Journal, 144, 2, pp. 18- (2012)

    Hamaguchi, K.; Grosso, N.; Kastner, J.H.; Weintraub, D.A., Suzaku Observation of Strong Fluorescent Iron Line Emission from the Young Stellar Object V1647 Ori during Its New X-ray Outburst, arXiv:1207.0774 (2012)

    Hamaguchi, K.; Grosso, N.; Kastner, J.H.; Weintraub, D.A.; Richardson, M.J.; Petre, R.; Teets, W.K.; Principe, D., X-Raying the Beating Heart of a Newborn Star: Rotational Modulation of High-energy Radiation from V1647 Ori, The Astrophysical Journal, 754, 32, pp. 9- (2012)

    Ramstedt, S; Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Vlemmings, W, Searching for X-ray emission from AGB stars, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 543, A147, pp. 7- (2012)

    Argiroffi C.; Maggio A.; Montmerle T.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Alecian, E; Audard, M; Bouvier, J; Damiani, F; Donati, J.F.; Gregory, S.G.; Gudel, M; Hussain G.; Kastner, J.H.; Sacco, G.G., The Close T Tauri Binary System V4046 Sgr: Rotationally Modulated X-Ray Emission from Accretion Shocks, The Astrophysical Journal, 752, 2,100, pp. 8- (2012)

    Kastner, J.H.; Thompson, E.A.; Montez, R.; Murphy, S.J.; Bessell, M.S.; Sacco, G.G., 2M1155-79 (= T Chamaeleontis B): A Low-mass, Wide-separation Companion to the nearby, "Old" T Tauri Star T Chamaeleontis, The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 747, 2, L23, pp. 6- (2012)

    Sacco, G.G.; Flaccomio, E.; Pascucci, I.; Lahuis, F; Ercolano, B; Kastner, J.H.; Micela, G.; Stelzer, B; Sterzik, M, High-resolution Spectroscopy of Ne II Emission from Young Stellar Objects, The Astrophysical Journal, 747, 2, 142, pp. 15- (2012)

    Öberg, K.I.; Qi, C; Fogel, J...; Bergin, E.A.; Andrews, S.M.; Espaillat, C.; Wilner, D.J.; Pascucci, I.; Kastner, J.H., Disk Imaging Survey of Chemistry with SMA. II. Southern Sky Protoplanetary Disk Data and Full Sample Statistics, The Astrophysical Journal, 734, 2, pp. 98- (2011)

    Rodriguez, D.R.; Bessell, M.S.; Zuckerman, B; Kastner, J.H., A New Method to Identify Nearby, Young, Low-mass Stars, The Astrophysical Journal, 727, 2 (2011)

    Donati, J.F.; Gregory, S.; Montmerle, T.T.; Maggio, A.A.; Argiroffi, C.C.; Sacco, G.G.; Hussain, G.G.; Kastner, J.H.; et al., The close classical T Tauri binary V4046 Sgr: complex magnetic fields and distributed mass accretion, Monthly Notice of the Royal Astronomical Society, 417, 3, pp. 1747-1759 (2011)

    Teets, W.K.; Weintraub, D.A.; Grosso, N.; Principe, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Hamaguchi, K.; Richardson, M.J., X-Ray Production by V1647 Ori during Optical Outbursts, Astrophysical Journal, 741, 2, pp. 83- (2011)

    Kastner, J.H.; Sacco, G.G.; Montez, R.; et al., GSC 07396-00759 = V4046 Sgr C[D]: A Wide-separation Companion to the Close T Tauri Binary System V4046 Sgr AB, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 740, 1, pp. L17- (2011)

    Soker, N.; Rahin, R.; Behar, E.; Kastner, J.H., Comparing Shocks in Planetary Nebulae with the Solar Wind Termination Shock, The Astrophysical Journal, 725, 2, pp. 1910-1917 (2010)

    Huarte Espinosa, M.; Frank, A.; Balick, B.; De Marco, O.; Kastner, J.H.; Sahai, R.; Blackman, E.G., From Bipolar to Elliptical: Morphological Changes in the Temporal Evolution of PN, Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae V (2010)

    Montez, R.; De Marco, O.; Kastner, J.H.; Soker, N.; Chu, Y., An X-Ray Search for Companions to the Central Stars of Planetary Nebulae, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 42, pp. 448- (2010)

    Antonini, F.; Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Bond, H.E.; Soker, N.; Tylenda, R.; Starrfield, S., XMM-Newton Detection of a Delayed X-Ray Eruption from V838 Monocerotis, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 42, pp. 601- (2010)

    Perlman, E.; Georganopoulos, M; Padgett, C.A.; Worrall, D.M.; Kastner, J.H.; Franz, G.; Birkinshaw, M; Dulwich, F; O'Dea, C.P.; Baum, S.A.; Sparks, W.B.; Biretta, J.A.; Lara, L.; Jester, S; Martel, A, A Multiwavelength Spectral and Polarmetric Study of the Jet of 3C 264, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 42, pp. 377- (2010)

    Perlman, E.S.; Padgett, C.A.; Georganopoulos, M; Worrall, D.M.; Kastner, J.H.; Franz, G; Birkinshaw, M; Dulwich, F; O'Dea, C.P.; Baum, S.A.; Sparks, W.B.; Biretta, J.A.; Lara, L.; Jester, S; Martel, A, A Multi-wavelength Spectral and Polarimetric Study of the Jet of 3C264, Astrophysical Journal, 708, pp. 171-187 (2010)

    Kastner, J.H.; Buchanan, C.L.; Sahai, R.; Forrest, W.J.; Sargent, B.A., The Dusty Circumstellar Disks of B[e] Supergiants in the Magellanic Clouds, Astronomical Journal, 139, pp. 1993-2002 (2010)

    Hamaguchi, K.; Grosso, N.; Kastner, J.H.; Weintraub, D.A.; Richardson, M.J., Suzaku Observation of Strong Fluorescent Iron Line Emission from the Young Stellar Object V1647 ORI During its New X-ray Outburst, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 714, pp. L16-L20 (2010)

    Antonini, F.; Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Bond, H.E.; Soker, N.; Tylenda, R.; Starrfield, S.; Behar, E., XMM-Newton Detection of a Transient X-ray Source in the Vicinity of V838 Monocerotis, Astrophysical Journal, 717, pp. 795-802 (2010)

    Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; Rodriguez, D.; Grosso, N.; Zuckerman, B; Perrin, M.D.; Forveille, T.; Graham, J.R., Chandra X-ray Detection of the Enigmatic Field Star BP Psc, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 719, pp. L65-L68 (2010)

    Rodriguez, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Wilner, D.J.; Qi, C, Imaging the Molecular Disk Orbiting the Twin Young Suns of V4046 Sgr, Astrophysical Journal, 720, pp. 1684-1690 (2010)

    Montez, R.; De Marco, O.; Kastner, J.H.; Chu, Y., X-ray Emission from the Binary Central Stars of the Planetary Nebulae HFG 1, DS 1, and LoTr 5, Astrophysical Journal, 721, pp. 1820-1828 (2010)

    Grosso, N.; Hamaguchi, K.; Kastner, J.H.; Richardson, M.J.; Weintraub, D.A., A few days before the end of the 2008 extreme outburst of EX Lupi: accretion shocks and a smothered stellar corona unveiled by XMM-Newton, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 522 (2010)

    Kastner, J.H.; Hily-Blant, P; Sacco, G.G.; Forveille, T.; Zuckerman, B, Detection of a Molecular Disk Orbiting the Nearby, "old," Classical T Tauri Star MP Muscae, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 723, pp. L248-L251 (2010)

    Yu, Y.H.; Nordon, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Houck, J.C.; Behar, E.; Soker, N., The X-Ray Spectrum of a Planetary Nebula at High Resolution: Chandra Gratings Spectroscopy of BD+30 3639, Astrophysical Journal, 690, pp. 440-452 (2009)

    Buchanan, C.L.; Kastner, J.H.; Hrivnak, B.J.; Sahai, R., Spitzer Spectra of Luminous 8 μm Sources in the Large Magellanic Cloud: Testing Color-based Classifications, Astronomical Journal, 138, pp. 1597-1608 (2009)

    Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Balick, B.; Frank, A., Serendipitous X-ray Detection of the Bipolar Planetary Nebula Hubble 5, Astrophysical Journal, 694, pp. 1481-1484 (2009)

    Nordon, R.; Behar, E.; Soker, N.; Kastner, J.H.; Yu, Y.H., Narrow Radiative Recombination Continua: a Signature of Ions Crossing the Contact Discontinuity of Astrophysical Shocks, Astrophysical Journal, 695, pp. 834-843 (2009)

    Luna, G.M.; Montez, R.; Sokoloski, J.L.; Mukai, K; Kastner, J.H., Chandra Detection of Extended X-ray Emission from the Recurrent Nova RS Ophiuchi, Astrophysical Journal, 707, pp. 1168-1172 (2009)

    Shukla, S.J.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H., Spatially Resolved X-ray Imaging Spectroscopy of the Binary T Tauri Star System V710 Tau, Astrophysical Journal, 683, pp. 893-899 (2008)

    Nordhaus, J.; Minchev, I.; Sargent, B.A.; Forrest, W.J.; Blackman, E.G.; De Marco, O.; Kastner, J.H.; Balick, B.; Frank, A., Towards a spectral technique for determining material geometry around evolved stars: application to HD 179821, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 388, pp. 716-722 (2008)

    Kastner, J.H.; Thorndike, S.L.; Romanczyk, P.A.; Buchanan, C.L.; Hrivnak, B.J.; Sahai, R.; Egan, M., The LMC's Top 250: Classification of the Most Luminous Compact 8 micron Sources in the Large Magellanic Cloud, Astronomical Journal, 136, pp. 1221-1241 (2008)

    Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; Balick, B.; De Marco, O., Serendipitous Chandra X-Ray Detection of a Hot Bubble within the Planetary Nebula NGC 5315, Astrophysical Journal, 672, pp. 957-961 (2008)

    Bary, J.S.; Weintraub, D.A.; Shukla, S.J.; Leisenring, J.M.; Kastner, J.H., Quiescent H2 Emission From Pre-Main Sequence Stars in Chamaeleon I, Astrophysical Journal, 678, pp. 1088-1098 (2008)

    Kastner, J.H.; Zuckerman, B; Forveille, T., Molecules in the circumstellar disk orbiting BP Piscium, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 486, pp. 239-244 (2008)

    Kastner, J.H.; Zuckerman, B; Forveille, T., Molecules in the circumstellar disk orbiting BP Piscium, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 486, pp. 239-244 (2008)

    Kastner, J.H.; Zuckerman, B; Bessell, M, Identification of the TW Hya Association member 2M1235-39: a tertiary component of the HR 4796 system, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 491, pp. 829-831 (2008)

    Zuckerman, B; Kastner, J.H.; et al., Gas and Dust Associated with the Strange, Isolated Star BP Piscium, Astrophysical Journal, 683, pp. 1085-1103 (2008)

    Kastner, J.H.; Zuckerman, B; Hily-Blant, P; Forveille, T., Molecules in the disk orbiting the twin young Suns of V4046 Sgr, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 492, pp. 469-473 (2008)

    Huenemoerder, D.P.; Kastner, J.H.; Testa, P.; Schulz, N.S.; Weintraub, D.A., Evidence for Accretion in the High-Resolution X-Ray Spectrum of the T Tauri Star System Hen 3-600, Astrophysical Journal, 671, pp. 592-604 (2007)

    Hojnacki, S.M.; Kastner, J.H.; Micela, G.; Feigelson, E.D.; LaLonde, S.M., An X-ray Spectral Classification Algorithm with Application to Young Stellar Clusters, Astrophysical Journal, 659, pp. 585-598 (2007)

    Grosso, N.; Feigelson, E.D.; Getman, K.V.; Kastner, J.H.; Bally, J.; McCaughrean, M.J., X-rays from HH 210 in the Orion nebula, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 448, pp. L29-L32 (2006)

    Kastner, J.H.; Buchanan, C.L.; Sargent, B.A.; Forrest, W.J., Spitzer Spectroscopy of Dusty Disks around B[e] Hypergiants in the Large Magellanic Cloud, Astrophysical Journal, 638, pp. L29-L32 (2006)

    O'Dea, C.P.; Mu, B.; Worrall, D.M.; Kastner, J.H.; Baum, S.A.; de Vries, W.H., XMM-NEWTON Detection of X-ray Emission from the Compact Steep Spectrum Radio Galaxy 3C303.1, Astrophysical Journal (2006)

    Buchanan, C.L.; Kastner, J.H.; Forrest, W.J.; Hrivnak, B.J.; Sahai, R.; Egan, M.; Frank, A.; Barnbaum, C., A Spitzer Space Telescope Infrared Spectrograph Spectral Atlas of Luminous 8m Sources in the Large Magellanic Cloud, Astronomical Journal, 132, pp. 1890-1909 (2006)

    Kastner, J.H.; Richardson, M.J.; Grosso, N.; Weintraub, D.A.; Simon, T.; Hended, A.; Hamaguchi, K.; Frank, A.; Ozawa, H., V1647 Orionis: The X-Ray Evolution of a Pre-Main-Sequence Accretion Burst, Astrophysical Journal, 648, pp. L43-L46 (2006)

    Kastner, J.H.; Buchanan, C.L.; Sargent, B.A.; Forrest, W.J., Spitzer Spectroscopy of Dusty Disks around B[e] Hypergiants in the Large Magellanic Cloud, Astrophysical Journal, 638, L29 (2006)

    Kastner, J.H.; Franz, G.; Grosso, N., X-Ray Emission from Orion Nebula Cluster Stars with Circumstellar Disks and Jets, Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 160, 511 (2005)

    Grosso, N.; Kastner, J.H.; Ozawa, H.; Richardson, M.J.; Simon, T.; Weintraub, D.A.; Hamaguchi, K.; Frank, A., Enhanced X-ray Variability from V1647 Ori, the oung Star in Outburst Illuminating McNeil’s Nebula, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 438, 139 (2005)

    Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; De Marco, O.; Soker, N., X-Ray Imaging of Planetary Nebulae with Wolf-Rayet-type Central Stars: Detection of the Hot Bubble in NGC 40, Astrophysical Journal, 635, 381 (2005)

    Tsujimoto, M.; Feigelson, E.D.; Grosso, N.; Micela, G.; Tsuboi, Y.; Favata, F.; Shang, H.; Kastner, J.H., Iron Fluorescent Line Emission from Young Stellar Objects in the Orion Nebula, Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 160, 503 (2005)

    Getman, K.V.; Flaccomio, E.; Broos, P.S.; Grosso, N.; Tsujimoto, M.; Townsley, L.K.; Garmire, G.P.; Kastner, J.H.; Li, J.Z., Chandra Orion Ultradeep Project: Observations and Source Lists, Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 160, 319 (2005)

    Montez, R.; Kastner, J.H.; De Marco, O.; Soker, N., X-Ray Imaging of Planetary Nebulae with Wolf-Rayet-type Central Stars: Detection of the Hot Bubble in NGC 40, Astrophysical Journal, 635, 381 (2005)

    Kastner, J.H.; Soker, N., X-Rays from the Mira AB Binary System, Astrophysical Journal, 616, 1188 (2004)

    Li, J.; Kastner, J.H.; Prigozhin, G.Y.; Schulz, N.S.; Feigelson, E.D.; Getman, K.V., Chandra ACIS Subpixel Event Repositioning: Further Refinements and Comparison between Backside- and Frontside-illuminated X-Ray CCDs, Astrophysical Journal, 610, 1204 (2004)

    Kastner, J.H.; Soker, N., Constraining the X-Ray Luminosities of Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars: TX Camelopardalis and T Cassiopeia, Astrophysical Journal, 608, 978 (2004)

    Kastner, J.H.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Schulz, N.S.; Canizares, C.R.; Li, J.; Weintraub, D.A., The Coronal X-Ray Spectrum of the Multiple Weak-lined T Tauri Star System HD 98800, Astrophysical Journal, 605, L49 (2004)

    Kastner, J.H.; Richardson, M.J.; Grosso, N.; Weintraub, D.A.; Simon, T.; Frank, A.; Hamaguchi, K.; Ozawa, H.; Hended, A., An X-ray outburst from the rapidly accreting young star that illuminates McNeil's nebula, Nature, 430, 429 (2004)

    Sahai, R.; Kastner, J.H.; Frank, A.; Morris, M.; Blackman, E.G., X-Ray Emission from the Pre-planetary Nebula Henize 3-1475, Astrophysical Journal, 599, L87 (2003)

    Kastner, J.H.; Balick, B.; Blackman, E.G.; Frank, A.; Soker, N.; Vrtilek, S.D.; Li, J., A Compact X-Ray Source and Possible X-Ray Jets within the Planetary Nebula Menzel 3, Astrophysical Journal, 591, L37 (2003)

    Soker, N.; Kastner, J.H., Magnetic Flares on Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars, Astrophysical Journal, 592, 498 (2003)

    Maness, H.L.; Vrtilek, S.D.; Kastner, J.H.; Soker, N., Abundance Anomalies in the X-Ray Spectra of Planetary Nebulae NGC 7027 and BD +30°3639, Astrophysical Journal, 589, 439 (2003)

    Bary, J.S.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H., Detections of Rovibrational H2 Emission from the Disks of T Tauri Stars, Astrophysical Journal, 586, 1136 (2003)

    Kastner, J.H.; Crigger, L.; Rich, M.; Weintraub, D.A., ROSAT X-Ray Spectral Properties of Nearby Young Associations: TW Hydrae, Tucana-Horologium, and the Beta Pictoris Moving Group, Astrophysical Journal, 585, 878 (2003)

    Soker, N.; Kastner, J.H., On the Luminosities and Temperatures of Extended X-Ray Emission from Planetary Nebulae, Astrophysical Journal, 583, 368 (2003)

    Li, J.; Kastner, J.H.; Prigozhin, G.Y.; Schulz, N.S., Refining Chandra/ACIS Subpixel Event Repositioning Using a Backside-illuminated CCD Model, Astrophysical Journal, 590, 586 (2003)

    Bary, J.S.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H.; Shukla, S.J., Quiescent Ro-vibrational H_2 Emission from Classical and Weak-line T Tauri Stars, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 203, 147.06 (2003)

    Kastner, J.H.; Soker, N., X-ray Observations of AGB Stars with XMM-Newton, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 203, 31.01 (2003)

    Shukla, S.J.; Bary, J.S.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H., Further detections of rovibrational H2 emission from the disks of T Tauri stars, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 203, 5.01 (2003)

    Kastner, J.H.; Hojnacki, S.M., Automated Classification of X-ray Sources in Stellar Clusters, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 203, 4.10 (2003)

    Huenemoerder, D.P.; Schulz, N.S.; Houck, J.C.; Canizares, C.R.; Kastner, J.H., Coronal Spectroscopy with Chandra/HETGS, The Astronomical Society of the Pacific Proceedings, 223 (2003)

    Kastner, J.H.; Li, J.; Vrtilek, S.D.; Gatley, I.; Merrill, M.K.; Soker, N., On the Asymmetries of Extended X-Ray Emission from Planetary Nebulae, Astrophysical Journal, 581, 1225 (2002)

    Bary, J.S.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H., Detection of Molecular Hydrogen Orbiting a ``Naked'' T Tauri Star, Astrophysical Journal, 576, L73 (2002)

    Kastner, J.H.; Li, J.; Siebenmorgen, R.; Weintraub, D.A., Infrared Space Observatory Polarimetric Imaging of the Egg Nebula (RAFGL 2688), Astronomy Journal, 123, 2658 (2002)

    Soker, N.; Kastner, J.H., X-Ray Emission from Central Binary Systems of Planetary Nebulae, Astrophysical Journal, 570, 245 (2002)

    Kastner, J.H.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Schulz, N.S.; Canizares, C.R.; Weintraub, D.A., Evidence for Accretion: High-Resolution X-Ray Spectroscopy of the Classical T Tauri Star TW Hydrae, Astrophysical Journal, 567, 434 (2002)

    Coker, R.F.; Pittard, J.M.; Kastner, J.H., The Galactic Centre source IRS 13E: A post-LBV Wolf-Rayet colliding wind binary?, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 383, 568 (2002)

    Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H.; Gatley, I., H_2 Spectroscopy of Protoplanetary Nebulae, Astrophysics and Space Science Library, 265 (2001)

    Kastner, J.H.; Vrtilek, S.D.; Soker, N., Discovery of Extended X-Ray Emission from the Planetary Nebula NGC 7027 by the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, Astrophysical Journal, 550, L189 (2001)

    Schulz, N.S.; Canizares, C.R.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Kastner, J.H.; Taylor, S.C.; Bergstrom, E.J., Chandra Observations of Variable Embedded X-Ray Sources in Orion. I. Resolving the Orion Trapezium, Astrophysical Journal, 549, pp. 441-451 (2001)

    Kastner, J.H.; Weintraub, D.A.; Gatley, I.; Henn, L., Kinematics of Molecular Hydrogen Emission from Pre-Planetary Nebulae: RAFGL 2688 and RAFGL 618, Astrophysical Journal, 546, 279 (2001)

    Kastner, J.H.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Schulz, N.S.; Canizares, C.R.; Crigger, L.; Weintraub, D.A., From ROSAT to Chandra: X-ray Spectroscopy of TW Hya Association Stars, stronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series, 244 (2001)

    Weintraub, D.A.; Bary, J.S.; Kastner, J.H., Gaseous Disks Around Nearby Young Stars, stronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series, 244 (2001)

    Bary, J.S.; Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H., Detections of H2 Emission From T Tauri Stars, (2000)

    Kastner, J.H.; Soker, N.; Vrtilek, S.D.; Dgani, R., Chandra X-Ray Observatory Detection of Extended X-Ray Emission from the Planetary Nebula BD +30°3639, Astrophysical Journal, 545, L57 (2000)

    Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H.; Bary, J.S., Detection of Quiescent Molecular Hydrogen Gas in the Circumstellar Disk of a Classical T Tauri Star, Astrophysical Journal, 541, 767 (2000)

    Wilner, D.J.; Ho, P.T.; Kastner, J.H.; Rodriguez, L.F., VLA Imaging of the Disk Surrounding the Nearby Young Star TW Hydrae, Astrophysical Journal, 534, L101 (2000)

    Weintraub, D.A.; Kastner, J.H.; Hines, D.C.; Sahai, R., Pinpointing the Position of the Post-Asymptotic Giant Branch Star at the Core of RAFGL 2688 Using Polarimetric Imaging with NICMOS, Astrophysical Journal, 531, 401 (2000)

    Weintraub, D.A.; Sauman, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Forveille, T., NICMOS Narrowband Infrared Photometry of TW Hydrae Association Stars, Astrophysical Journal, 530, 867 (2000)

    Schulz, N.S.; Canizares, C.R.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Kastner, J.H.; Lee, J.C.; Taylor, S.C., Resolving the Orion Trapezium in X-rays: Lifting the Veil..., American Astronomical Society, 45.02, 32 (2000)

    Kastner, J.H., Detection of Extended X-ray Emission from the Planetary Nebula BD +30 3639, Astronomy Society of New York, 5 (2000)

    Harper, D.A.; Allen, C.A.; Amato, M.J.; Ames, T.; Bartels, A.; Casey, S.C.; Derro, R.J.; Evans, R.; Gatley, I.; Heimsath, S.J.; Kastner, J.H., HAWC: a far-infrared camera for SOFIA, Proceedings of SPIE, 4014 (2000)

    Kastner, J.H.; Huenemoerder, D.P.; Schulz, N.S.; Weintraub, D.A., X-Ray Spectroscopy of the Nearby, Classical T Tauri Star TW Hydrae, Astrophysical Journal, 525, 837 (1999)


CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

    Punzi, K.; Kastner, J.H.; Hily-Blant, P; Forveille, T.; Sacco, G.G., First Results form a Radio Emission Line Survey of the Molecular Disk Orbiting LkCa 15, AASmeeting #221, American Astronomical Society, AAS #221, 443, 13, Long Beach, California, United States, January (2013)

    Zuckerman, B; Rodriguez, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Darling, S.M.; Principe, D.; Montez, R; Diaz, M; Vican, L., Investigation Young Stars Near Earth with GALEX,WISE, and 2MASS , AAS Meeting #221, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, 423, 4, Long Beach, California, United States, January (2013)

    Kastner, J.H.; Hily-Blant, P; Rodriguez, D.; Punzi, K.; Forveille, T., Radio Emission Line Surveys of the Molecular Disks Orbiting TW Hya and V4046 Sgr, AAS #221, American Astronomical Society, AAS #221, 205, 7, Long Beach, California, United States, January (2013)

    Rodriguez, D.; Zuckerman, B; Kastner, J.H.; Bessell, M.S.; Faherty, J.K.; Murphy, S.J.; Vican, L., First ReSults from the Galex-wise Young Star Program, AAS #221, American Astronomical Society, AAS #221, 158, 12, Lang Beach, California, United States, January (2013)

    Diaz, M; Rodriguez, D.R.; Darling, S.M.; Principe, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R; Zuckerman, B, Galex-selected Nearby Young Stars: X-ray Counterparts and Potential New eps Cha Members , AAS #221, American Astronomical Society, AAS #221, 158, 11, Long Beach, California, United States, January (2013)

    Freeman, M.; Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; Rappaport, S, Lifting Thor's Helmet: An X-ray/infrared Archival Study Of The Wind-blown Bubble NGC 2359, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #220, #130.05, N/A, N/A, N/A, May (2012)

    Christiansen, K.P.; Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; ChanPlaNS Team, The Chandra Planetary Nebula Survey (ChanPlaNS): Diffuse X-ray Emission from Hot Bubbles, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #220, #431.03, N/A, N/A, N/A, May (2012)

    Teets, W.K.; Weintraub, D.A.; Grosso, N.; Principe, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Hamaguchi, K.; Richardson, M.J., Evidence For Accretion-driven X-ray Production In Ex Lupi And V1647 Ori, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #219, #437.04, N/A, N/A, N/A, January (2012)

    Montez, R.; Ramstedt, S; Kastner, J.H.; Vlemmings, W, Searching For X-ray Emission From AGB Stars, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #219, #436.17, N/A, N/A, N/A, January (2012)

    Principe, D.; Kastner, J.H.; Grosso, N.; Hamaguchi, K.; Richardson, M.J.; Teets, W.K.; Weintraub, D.A., Star Formation in Orion's L1630 Cloud: An Infrared and Multi-epoch X-Ray Study, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #219, #341.12, N/A, N/A, N/A, January (2012)

    Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; ChanPlaNS Team, ChanPlaNS: The Chandra X-ray Observatory Planetary Nebula Survey, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #219, #319.07, N/A, N/A, N/A, January (2012)

    Teets, W.K.; Grosso, N.; Hamaguchi, K.; Kastner, J.H.; Principe, D; Richardson, M.J.; Weintraub, D.A., Are X-Rays Produced by V1647 Ori During Optical Outbursts Generated by Accretion?, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #217, Seattle, Washington, United States, January (2011)

    Kastner, J.H.; Montez, R.; Zuckerman, B; Perrin, M.D.; Rodriguez, D., Chandra X-Ray Detection Of The Disk-enshrouded, Jet-driving Field Star BP Psc, American Astronomical Society, AAS meeting #215, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, January (2010)

    Kastner, J.H., X-Ray Imaging Spectroscopy of Planetary Nebulae in the Chandra/XMM Era: New Insight into Stellar Jets, Protostellar Jets in Context, JetSet, Protostellar Jets in Context, Rhodes, unknown, Greece, pp. 367-371 (2009)

    Mu, B.; Kastner, J.H.; Grosso, N., Spectral classification of sources in XMM-Newton X-ray observation of the rapidly accreting young star V1647 Ori, Proceedings of the SPIE, SPIE, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation II: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 6266, DOI: 10.1117/12.671985, Orlando, Florida, United States, June (2006)


OTHER

    Kastner, J.H., Comp Exam questions 2007, (2007)


SEMINAR ABSTRACTS

    Kastner, J.H., Shaping Outflows from Evolved Stars: Secrets Revealed by Chandra, American Astronomical Society, May (2011)

    Kastner, J.H., Wine, Cheese and Protoplanets: What I did on my sabbatical in Grenoble, France, Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science Seminar Series, October (2008)


CONFERENCE PRESENTATION (NO PROCEEDINGS)

    De Marco, O.; Frank, A.; Kastner, J.H.; Sahai, R.; Balick, B.; Blackman, E.G.; Carroll, J; Chesneau, O; Chu, Y.; Claussen, M.; Gomez, Y; Guazzotto, L; Haig, C; Hrivnak, B.J.; Huggins, P; Lopez, A; Sokoloski, J.L.; Miszalski, B; Montez, R.; Morris, M.; Nordhaus, J.; Sam Yu, Y; Schester, E; Shroyer, B; Speck, A; Steffen, W.; Szcszerba, R; Tanny, S; Ueta, T; van Winckel, H; Velasquez, P.F.; Vlemmings, W; Yirak, K, The Rochester White Paper: A Roadmap for Understanding Aspherical Planetary Nebulae, Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae 5 conference, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, U.K. (2011)

    Huarte Espinosa, M.; Frank, A.; Balick, B.; De Marco, O.; Kastner, J.H.; Sahai, R.; Blackman, E.G., "Sphericalization" of mature PN, Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae 5 conference, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, U.K. (2011)

    Kastner, J.H., APN V: A Highly Skewed and Biased conference Summary, Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae 5 conference, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, U.K. (2011)


POSTERS

    Kastner, J.H.; Punzi, K.; Rodriguez, D.; Sacco, G.G.; Hily-Blant, P; Forveille, T.; Zuckerman, B, Molecular Line Surveys of Nearby T Tauri Stars:Late-time Chemistry of Protoplanetary Disks, PPVI, Protostars and Planets VI, Heidelberg, Germany, Germany, July (2013)

    Rodriguez, D.; Zuckerman, B; Kastner, J.H.; Bessell, M; Faherty, J.K.; Murphy, S.J.; Vican, L., The GALEX Nearby Young-Star Survey, PPVI, Protostars and Plants VI, Heidelberg, Germany, Germany, July (2013)

    Rodriguez, D.; Zuckerman, B; Kastner, J.H.; Bessell, M; Faherty, J.K.; Murphy, S.J.; Vican, L., The GALEX Nearby Young-Star Survey, PPVI, Protostars and Plants VI, Heidelberg, Germany, Germany, July (2013)

    Goumans, T...; Andersson, S; Kastner, J.H., Tunnelling in Space, 280th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union, The Molecular Universe, Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain, May (2011)