Refereed Publications


The MUSCLES Treasury Survey III: X-ray to Infrared Spectra of 11 M and K Stars Hosting Planets
Loyd et al. 2016, ApJ, accepted

The MUSCLES Treasury Survey II: Instrinsic Lyman Alpha and Extreme Ultraviolet Spectra of K and M Dwarfs with Exoplanets
Youngblood et al. 2016, ApJ, accepted

The MUSCLES Treasury Survey I: Motivation and Overview
France et al. 2016, ApJ, 820, 89

An HST/COS Survey of the Low-Redshift Intergalactic Medium I. Survey, Methodology, and Overall Results
Danforth et al. 2016, ApJ, 817, 111
Modelling warm absorption in HST/COS spectrum of Mrk 290 with XSTAR
Zhang et al. 2015, MNRAS, 447, 2671
Absorption-line Detections of 10^5-10^6 K Gas in Spiral-rich Groups of Galaxies
Stocke et al. 2014, ApJ, 791, 128

Nova-like Cataclysmic Variables in the Infrared
   
Hoard et al. 2014, ApJ, 786, 68

Multiwavelength Observations of Swift J1753.5-0127
   
Froning, C., Maccarone, T.J., France, K., Winter, L., Robinson, E.L., Hynes, R. I., & Lewis, F. 2014, ApJ, 780, 48

The Ultraviolet Radiation Environment Around M-dwarf Exoplanet Host Stars
   
France, K., Froning, C.S., et al. 2013, ApJ, 763, 149

Characterizing the Circumgalactic Medium of Nearby Galaxies with HST/COs and /STIS Absorption Line Spectroscopy
    Stocke, J., et al. 2012, ApJ, 763, 149

The Mass of the Black Hole in XTE J1118+480
   
Khargharia, J., Froning, C.S., Robinson, E.L., & Gelino, D. 2013, AJ, 145, 21
Near-Ultraviolet Absorption, Chromospheric Activity, and Star-Planet Interactions in the WASP-12 System
     Haswell, C., et al. 2012, ApJ, 760, 79 Time-Resolved Ultraviolet Spectroscopy of the M-dwarf GJ876 Exoplanetary System
   
France, K., Linsky, J.L. Tian, F., Froning, C.S., & Roberge, A. 2012, ApJ, 750, L32 A Survey of Far Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer Observations of Cataclysmic Variables
   
Froning, C. S., Long, K. S., Gaensicke, B. & Szkody, P. 2011, ApJS, 199, 7
PSR J1903+0327: A Unique Millisecond Pulsar with a Main-Sequence Companion Star
   
Khargharia, J., Stocke, J. T., Froning, C. S., Gopakumar, A. & Joshi, B. C. 2012, ApJ, 744, 183
The Cosmic Origins Spectrograph
   
Green, J. C., Froning, C. S., et al. 2012, ApJ, 744, 60
Multiwavelength Observations of A0620-00 in Quiescence
   
Froning, C. S., et al. 2011, ApJ, 743, 26
Ultraviolet and X-ray Variability of the Seyfert 1.5 Galaxy Markarian 817
   
Winter, L., Danforth, C., Vasudevan, R., Brandt, W.N., Scott, J., Froning, C., Keeney, B., Shull, J.M., Penton, S., Mushotzky, R., Schneider, R., & Arav, N. 2011, ApJ, 728, 28
Cosmic Origins Spectrograph Detection of Ne VIII Tracing Warm-Hot Gas Towards PKS0405-123
    Narayanan, A., Savage, B.D., Wakker, B.P., Danforth, C.W., Yao, Y., Keeney, B.A., Shull, J.M., Sembach, K.R., Froning, C.S., & Green, J.C. 2011, ApJ, 730, 14
A detailed spectropolarimetric analysis of the planet hosting star WASP-12
   
Fossati, L., Bagnulo, S., Elmasli, A., Haswell, C.A., Holmes, S., Kochukhov, O., Shkolnik, E.L., Shulyak, D.V., Bohlender, D., Albayrak, B., Froning, C., & Hebb L. 2010, ApJ, 720, 872
Metals in the Exosphere of the Highly Irradiated Planet WASP-12b
   
Fossati, L., Haswell, C. A., Froning, C.S., et al.  2010, ApJL, 714, L222
Metal Depletion and Warm H2 in the Brown Dwarf 2M1207 Accretion Disk
   
France, K., Linsky, J.L., Brown, A., Froning, C.S., & Beland, S. 2010, ApJ, 715, 596
Observations of the Wind from the Transiting Exoplanet HD209458b
   
Linsky, J.L., Yang, H., France, K., Froning, C.S., Green, J.C., Stocke, J.T., & Osterman, S.N. 2010, ApJ, 717, 1291

Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Low Mass X-ray Binaries: Accretion Disk Contamination and Compact Object Mass Determination in V404 Cyg and Cen X-4
   
Khargharia, J., Froning, C.S., & Robinson, E.L. 2010, ApJ, 716, 1105

Searching for Far-Ultraviolet Auroral/Dayglow Emission from HD209458b with the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph
   
France, K, Stocke, J., Yang, H., Linsky, J., Wolven, B.C., Froning, C.S., Green, J.C., & Osterman, S.N. 2010, ApJ, 712, 1277
The Inclination of the Soft X-ray Transient A0620-00 and the Mass of its Black Hole
   
Cantrell, A.G., Bailyn, C.D., Orisz, J.A., McClintock, J.E., Remillard, R.A., Froning, C.S., Neilsen, J. & Gelino, D. 2010, ApJ, 710, 1127
Cosmic Origins Spectrograph Observations of the Chemical Composition of SNR LMC N132D
   
France, K., Beasley, M., Keeney, B.A., Danforth, C.W., Froning, C.S., Green, J.C., & Shull, J.M.

The Effect of the Superoutburst on the White Dwarf in VW Hydri as Observed with FUSE
    Long, K.S., Gaensicke, B.T., Knigge, C., & Froning, C.S. 2009, ApJ,  697, 1512

Observations of V592 Cassiopeiae with the Spitzer Space Telescope -- Dust in the Mid-Infrared
    Hoard, D.W., et al. 2009 ApJ, 693, 236

IR Contamination in Galactic X-Ray Novae
    Reynolds, M.T., Callanan, P.J., Robinson, E.L., & Froning, C.S., MN, 387, 788
Near-Infrared Spectra of the Black Hole X-Ray Binary, A0620-00
    Froning, C.S., Robinson, E.L., & Bitner, M.A. 2007, ApJ, 663, 1215
FUSE Spectroscopy of the White Dwarf in U Geminorum
   
Long, K.S., Brammer, G., & Froning, C.S. 2006, ApJ, 648, 541
FUV Spectroscopy of the Dwarf Novae SS Cygni and WX Hydri in Quiescence
    Long, K. S., Froning, C. S., Knigge, C., Blair, W. P., Kallman, T. R., & Ko, Y.-K. 2005, ApJ, 630, 511
The Far Ultraviolet Spectrum of Z Cam in Quiescence and Standstill
    Hartley, L. E., Long, K. S., Froning, C. S., & Drew, J. E. 2005, ApJ, 623, 425
Far Ultraviolet Observations of the Dwarf Nova VW Hyi in Quiescence
    Godon, P., Cheng, F., Sion, E. M., Szkody, P., Long, K. S., & Froning, C. S. 2004, ApJ, 612, 429
Observations of the SW Sextantis Star DW Ursae Majoris with the Far Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer
    Hoard, D. W., Szkody, P., Froning, C. S., Long, K. S., & Knigge, C. 2003, AJ, 126, 2473
Hubble Space Telescope Observations of the Nova-Like Cataclysmic Variable V348 Puppis
    Froning, C.S., Long, K.S., & Baptista, R. 2003, AJ, 126, 964
WZ Sge:  FUSE Spectroscopy of the 2001 Outburst
   Long, K.S., Froning, C.S., Gaensicke, B., Knigge, C., Sion, E.M., & Szkody, P. 2003, ApJ, 591, 1172 FUSE and HST Ultraviolet Observations of the Disc Wind of RW Sextantis
   Prinja,  R. K., Long, K. S., Froning, C. S., Knigge, C., Witherick, D. K., Clark, J. S., & Ringwald, F. A. 2003,
          MNRAS, 340, 551 Accretion and Outflow in Interacting Binary Systems: FUSE Observations of the Novalike Cataclysmic
       Variable, UX Ursae Majoris
   Froning, C. S., Long, K. S., & Knigge, C. 2002, ApJ, 584, 433 FUSE Observations of U Geminorum During Outburst and Decline
   Froning, C. S., Long, K. S., Drew, J. E., Knigge, C. & Proga, D. 2001, ApJ, 562, 963 Near-Infrared Light Curves of the Black Hole Binary A0620-00
    Froning, C. S. & Robinson, E. L., 2001, AJ, 121, 2212 The Quiescent Accretion Disk in IP Peg at Near-Infrared Wavelengths
    Froning, C. S., Robinson, E. L., Welsh, W. F., & Wood, J. H., 1999, ApJ, 523, 399 V(RI)sub(c) Photometry of Cepheids in the Magellanic Clouds
    Barnes, T., Ivans, I., Martin, J., Froning, C., & Moffett, T., 1999, PASP, 111, 812 CoolSpec: A Near-Infrared Long-Slit Spectrometer for McDonald Observatory
    Lester, Dan F., Hill, Gary J., Doppmann, Greg, & Froning, C. S., 2000, PASP, 112, 384
Invited Talks

Cosmic Origins Spectrograph: Probing Planet Atmospheres, Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy, University of Amsterdam, September 2015

Cosmic Origins Spectrograph and Exoplanet Atmospheres,
Texas A&M University, October 2014

Cosmic Origins: From Exoplanet Atmospheres to the IGM with COS, NOAO/Steward Observatory, October 2010

Early Science Results from COS, Science with the Hubble Space Telescope III, Venice, October 2012

Science Results from the First Nine Months of COS Science Operations
, The UV Universe 2010, St. Petersburg, June 2010

Early Science Results with the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph,
January 2010, AAS Special Session

Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Compact Binaries:  Structure, Evolution, and Black Hole Masses,  April 2008, Colloquium at the University of Wyoming

Scientific Observations with the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph, January 2008, at Science With the New Hubble Space Telescope, Bologna, Italy
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Compact Binaries:  Structure, Evolution, and Black Hole Masses,  October 2007, Colloquium at the University of New Mexico

The Cosmic Origins Spectrograph:  Capabilities and Prelaunch Performance,
May 2007, at Space Astronomy:  the UV Window to the Universe, El Escorial, Spain

FUSE Observations of Active Binaries
, August 2004, at Astrophysics in the Far Ultraviolet:  Five Years of Discovery with FUSE, Victoria, B.C.
Observations of Outflows in Cataclysmic Variables, July 2004, at The Astrophysics of Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects, Strasbourg, France
Studying Accretion Disks and Outflows:  FUV Spectroscopy of Compact Binary Systems, May 2004, Colloquium at San Diego State University

Selected Instrumentation Papers

Conceptual Design Study for the Gemini High Resolution Optical Spectrograph
   
Froning, C.S., et al. 2013, Proc. SPIE, 8836, 88360Y

Early Science Results from the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph
   
Froning, C.S. 2011, Ap&SS, 335, 267
Commissioning of the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph on the Hubble Space Telescope: an Overview of COS Servicing Mission Observatory Verification
   
Sahnow, D., et al. 2010, Proc. SPIE, 7731, 103
Apache Point Observatory 3.5-m Telescope Upgrade Options
    Froning, C.S., Holtzmann, J., Beasley, M., & Burrows, C. 2009, white paper for the Astrophysical Research Consortium

Deveoping Future Generations of Instrument Builders
   
Elias, J., et al., Astro2010:  The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey, Position Papers, no. 12

The Cosmic Origins Spectrograph:  Capabilities and Prelaunch Performance
   
Froning, C.S. & Green, J.C., 2008, Ap&SS, 10.1007
Conceptual design for the High Resolution Optical Spectrograph on the Thirty-Meter Telescope: a new concept for a ground-based high-resolution optical spectrograph
    Froning, C.S., Osterman, S., Beasley, M., Green, J., Beland, S. 2006, Proc. SPIE, 6269, 61
A high-resolution optical spectrograph for the Thirty Meter Telescope: design and performance
    Osterman, S., Froning, C.S., Beasley, M., Green, J., & Beland, S. 2006, Proc. SPIE, 6269, 95
Colorado's near-infrared camera (a.k.a. NIC-FPS) commissioning on the ARC 3.5M telescope
    Hearty, F., et al. 2005, SPIE, 5904, 199
Near-infrared camera and Fabry-Perot spectrometer (NIC-FPS)
    Hearty, F., et al. 2004, SPIE, 5492, 1623
Preliminary calibration results for the HST/cosmic origins spectrograph
    Wilkinson, E., et al. 2003, SPIE, 5164, 93