Leisa K. Townsley

    • 9026 Citations
    • 42 h-Index
    1992 …2018
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    x rays Physics & Astronomy
    stars Physics & Astronomy
    massive stars Physics & Astronomy
    nebulae Physics & Astronomy
    observatories Physics & Astronomy
    catalogs Physics & Astronomy
    imaging spectrometers Physics & Astronomy
    Orion nebula Physics & Astronomy

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    Research Output 1992 2018

    5 Citations (Scopus)

    The 155-day X-ray cycle of the very massive Wolf-Rayet star Melnick 34 in the Large Magellanic Cloud

    Pollock, A. M. T., Crowther, P. A., Tehrani, K., Broos, P. S. & Townsley, L. K., Mar 1 2018, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 474, 3, p. 3228-3236 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Wolf-Rayet stars
    Magellanic clouds
    massive stars
    cycles
    luminosity
    6 Citations (Scopus)

    The massive star-forming regions omnibus X-ray catalog, second installment

    Townsley, L. K., Broos, P. S., Garmire, G. P., Anderson, G. E., Feigelson, E., Naylor, T. & Povich, M. S., Apr 1 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal, Supplement Series. 235, 2, 43.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    massive stars
    catalogs
    x rays
    point sources
    point source
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Candidate X-Ray-emitting OB Stars in MYStIX Massive Star-forming Regions

    Povich, M. S., Busk, H. A., Feigelson, E., Townsley, L. K. & Kuhn, M. A., Mar 20 2017, In : Astrophysical Journal. 838, 1, 61.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    massive stars
    stars
    x rays
    extinction
    spectral energy distribution
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Chandra X-ray observation of the young stellar cluster NGC 3293 in the Carina Nebula Complex

    Preibisch, T., Flaischlen, S., Gaczkowski, B., Townsley, L. K. & Broos, P. S., Sep 1 2017, In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 605, A85.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    nebulae
    stars
    M stars
    x rays
    young
    14 Citations (Scopus)

    Rapid circumstellar disk evolution and an accelerating star formation rate in the infrared dark cloud M17 SWex

    Povich, M. S., Townsley, L. K., Robitaille, T. P., Broos, P. S., Orbin, W. T., King, R. R., Naylor, T. & Whitney, B. A., Jul 10 2016, In : Astrophysical Journal. 825, 2, 125.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    star formation rate
    M stars
    Orion nebula
    stars
    pre-main sequence stars