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CURRICULUM VITAE



Michael Perry Rupen
National Radio Astronomy Observatory
1003 Lopezville Road
Socorro, NM 87801
tel.: (505) 835-7248
FAX: (505) 835-7027
e-mail: mrupen@aoc.nrao.edu
http://www.aoc.nrao.edu/~mrupen



EDUCATION



Princeton University 1984-1989
Department of Astrophysical Sciences
Ph.D., Astrophysical Sciences, June 1989
Thesis: Disk mass densities in edge-on spiral galaxies
Advisors: G.R. Knapp, J.H. van Gorkom, & J.E. Gunn

University of North Carolina 1980-1984
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
B.Sc. (highest honors), Physics, August 1984


EMPLOYMENT



National Radio Astronomy Observatory
Socorro, New Mexico
Scientist 2002-present
Associate Scientist 1998-2001
Assistant Scientist 1995-1998
Jansky Postdoctoral Fellow 1992-1995

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 1989-1991
Cambridge, MA
Smithsonian Postdoctoral Fellow in Radio-Geoastronomy Division


PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES, FELLOWSHIPS, AND HONORS



American Astronomical Society 1986-present
AAS Committee on the Status of Women in Astronomy 2001-present
AAS High Energy Astrophysics Division 2002-present
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship 1984-1987
Princeton University Prize Fellowship 1984-1985


CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS



STUDENTS



James Miller-Jones 2002-present
Ph.D. student at Oxford University (primary advisor: K.M. Blundell)
Thesis topic: The Radio Outbursts of Cygnus X-3

Andreea Petric 1999-2001
M.Sc. student at New Mexico Tech
Thesis topic: Strange Doings in Dull Galaxies: Velocity Dispersions in Face-on Spirals

Darrell Osgood 2000-2001
M.Sc. student at New Mexico Tech
Thesis topic: The Decelerating Jet in the Microquasar XTE J1748-288

Chris Stockdale 1999-2001
Ph.D. student at University of Oklahoma (primary advisor: J. Cowan)
Thesis topic: A radio and x-ray search for intermediate-age supernovae: Tuning into the oldies

Summer advisor to the following graduate students:
Nathalie Drouin (Montréal) 1994
Pierre Levasse (Montréal) 1994
Andreea Petric (New Mexico Tech) 1998
Elena Gallo (Amsterdam) 2002
Simone Migliari (Amsterdam) 2002
James Miller-Jones (Oxford) 2002

Summer advisor to the following undergraduate (REU) students:
Robin Lewinter (Wesleyan) 1993
Jared Crossley (New Mexico Tech) 2002
Laura Spitler (Iowa) 2003

CURRENT OBSERVATORY DUTIES



REFERENCES



W. Miller Goss  Frazer Owen
NRAO  NRAO
1003 Lopezville Road  1003 Lopezville Road
Socorro, NM 87801  Socorro, NM 87801
mgoss@aoc.nrao.edu  fowen@aoc.nrao.edu
    
Juan Uson  Katherine Blundell
NRAO  University of Oxford
520 Edgemont Road  Astrophysics
Charlottesville, VA 22903  Keble Road
juson@cv.nrao.edu  Oxford OX1 3RH
   England, U.K.
   kmb@astro.ox.ac.uk

PUBLICATIONS



Refereed Publications

R-1. M.P. Rupen, J.H. van Gorkom, G.R. Knapp, J.E. Gunn, & D.P. Schneider 1987. ``Observations of SN1986J in NGC891,'' AJ, 94, 61-70.

R-2. J.B. Laird, M.P. Rupen, B.W. Carney, & D.W. Latham 1988. ``A Survey of Proper Motion Stars VII: The Halo Metallicity Distribution Function,'' AJ 96, 1908-1917.

R-3. N. Bartel, I.I. Shapiro, & M.P. Rupen 1989. ``VLBI Observations of SN 1986J: Deviations from Spherical Symmetry in its Radio Brightness Distribution,'' ApJL 337, L85-L88.

R-4. M.P. Rupen 1991. ``Neutral Hydrogen Observations of NGC4565 and NGC891,'' AJ 102, 48-106.

R-5. B. Leibundgut, R.P. Kirshner, P.A. Pinto, M.P. Rupen, R.C. Smith, J.E. Gunn, & D.P. Schneider 1991. ``Spectra of Two Very Old Supernovae: SN1986J and SN1980K,'' ApJ 372, 531-544.

R-6. J.F. Lees, G.R. Knapp, M.P. Rupen, & T.G. Phillips 1991. ``Molecular Gas in Elliptical Galaxies,'' ApJ 379, 177-215.

R-7. N. Bartel, M.P. Rupen, & I.I. Shapiro 1991. ``A High-Resolution Radio Image of a Young Supernova,'' Nature 350, 212-214.

R-8. C.L. Carilli, M.P. Rupen, & B. Yanny 1993. ``Neutral Hydrogen 21 cm Absorption at Redshift 0.6847 Towards the `Smallest Einstein Ring','' ApJL 412, L59-L62.

R-9. S.D. Van Dyk, K.W. Weiler, R.A. Sramek, M.P. Rupen, & N. Panagia 1994. ``SN 1993J: The Early Radio Emission and Evidence for a Changing Presupernova Mass-loss Rate,'' ApJL 432, L115-L118.

R-10. N. Bartel, M. Bietenholz, M.P. Rupen, et al. 1994. ``The Shape, Expansion Rate and Distance of Supernova 1993J from VLBI Measurements,'' Nature 368, 610-.

R-11. B.A. Harmon, C.A. Wilson, S.N. Zhang, W.S. Paciesas, G.J. Fishman, R.M. Hjellming, M.P. Rupen, D.M. Scott, M.S. Briggs, & B.C. Rubin 1995. ``Correlations Between X-ray Outbursts and Relativistic Ejections in the X-ray Transient GRO J1655-40,'' Nature 374, 403-.

R-12. R.M. Hjellming & M.P. Rupen 1995. ``Episodic Ejection of Relativistic Jets by the X-ray Transient GRO J1655-40,'' Nature 375, 464-.

R-13. G.R. Knapp, M.P. Rupen, M. Fich, D.A. Harper, & C.G. Wynn-Williams 1996. ``ISO Observations of Hot Dust in the Nucleus of the S0 Galaxy NGC 3998,'' A& A 315, L75-L78.

R-14. M.F. Bietenholz, N. Bartel, M.P. Rupen, et al. 1996. ``VLBI Observations of the Ultracompact Radio Nucleus of the Galaxy M81,'' ApJ 457, 604-609.

R-15. G.R. Knapp & M.P. Rupen 1996. ``Molecular Gas in Elliptical Galaxies: CO Observations of an IRAS Flux-limited Sample,'' ApJ 460, 271-283.

R-16. R.M. Hjellming, M.P. Rupen, C.R. Shrader, D. Campbell-Wilson, R.W. Hunstead, & D.J. McKay 1996. ``Radio and X-ray Flaring Events in X-ray Nova Ophiuchi 1993,'' ApJL 470, L105-L107.

R-17. M. Tavani, A. Fruchter, S.N. Zhang, B.A. Harmon, R.M. Hjellming, M.P. Rupen, C. Bailyn, and M. Livio 1996. ``The Dual Nature of Hard X-ray Outbursts from the Superliminal X-ray Transient Source GRO J1655-40,'' ApJL 473, L103-L106.

R-18. C.L. Carilli, K.M. Menten, M.I. Reid, & M.P. Rupen 1997. ``Neutral Hydrogen 21cm Absorption at Redshift 0.673 toward 1504+377,'' ApJL 474, L89-L93.

R-19. G.R. Knapp, M.P. Rupen, & A. Harper 1996. ``The Submillimeter Continuum Spectrum and Interstellar Dust Content of Elliptical Galaxies,'' ApJ, in press.

R-20. C.L. Carilli, K.M. Menten, M.I. Reid, M.P. Rupen, & M.S. Yun 1998. ``Redshifted Neutral Hydrogen 21cm Absorption Towards Red Quasars,'' ApJ 494, 175-182.

R-21. M.L. McCollough et al. 1998. ``RXTE observations of Cygnus X-3,'' New Astronomy Reviews 42, Issue 9-10, 629-632.

R-22. R.M. Hjellming, M.P. Rupen, et al. 1999. ``Radio and X-Ray Observations of the 1998 Outburst of the Recurrent X-Ray Transient 4U 1630-47,'' ApJ 514, 383-387.

R-23. G.R. Knapp et al. 1999. ``The light curve and evolutionary status of the carbon star V Hya,'' A&Ap 351, 97-102.

R-24. X. Fan et al. 1999. ``The Discovery of a High-Redshift Quasar without Emission Lines from Sloan Digital Sky Survey Commissioning Data,'' ApJL 526, L57-L60.

R-26. N. Bartel, M.F. Bietenholz, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2000. ``The Changing Morphology and Increasing Deceleration of Supernova 1993J in M81,'' Science 287, pp. 112-116.

R-27. M.F. Bietenholz, N. Bartel, & M.P. Rupen 2000. ``A Stationary Core with a One-sided Jet in the Center of M81,'' ApJ, 532, 895-908.

R-28. C.L. Carilli, F. Bertoldi, K.M. Menten, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2000. ``Dust Emission from High Redshift QSOs,'' ApJL, 533, L13-L16.

R-29. R.M. Hjellming, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2000. ``Light Curves and Radio Structure of the 1999 September Transient Event in V4641 Sagittarii (=XTE J1819-254=SAX J1819.3-2525),'' ApJ, 544, 977-992.

R-30. L. Testi, P. Hofner, S. Kurtz, & M.P. Rupen 2000. ``Detection of the Thermal Radio Continuum Emission from the G9.62+0.19-F Hot Core,'' A& A 359, L5-L8.

R-31. A.J. Mioduszewski, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2001. ``A One-sided, Highly Relativistic Jet from Cygnus X-3,'' ApJ, 553, 766-775.

R-33. C.L. Carilli, B.F. Bertoldi, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2001. ``A 250 GHz Survey of High-Redshift Quasars from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey,'' ApJ, 555, 625-632.

R-34. M.F. Bietenholz, N. Bartel, & M.P. Rupen 2001. ``SN 1993J VLBI. I. The Center of Explosion and a Limit on Anisotropic Expansion,'' ApJ, 557, 770-781.

R-35. K.M. Blundell, A.J. Mioduszewski, T.W.B. Muxlow, P. Podsiadlowski, & M.P. Rupen 2001. ``Images of an Equatorial Outflow in SS433,'' ApJL, 562, L79-L82.

R-36. C.J. Stockdale, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2001. ``The Fading Radio Emission from SN 1961V: Evidence for a Type II Peculiar Supernova?'', AJ, 122, 283-287.

R-37. A. Omar, K.R. Anantharamaiah, M.P. Rupen, & J. Rigby 2002. ``VLA Detection of OH Absorption from the Elliptical Galaxy NGC 1052,'' A&Ap, 381, L29-L32.

R-38. A.P. Sarma, T.H. Troland, & M.P. Rupen 2002. ``VLA HI Zeeman Observations of Centaurus A,'' ApJ, 564, 696-703.

R-39. C. Brocksopp, R.P. Fender, M. McCullough, G.G. Pooley, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2002. ``Initial low/hard state, multiple jet ejections and X-ray/radio correlations during the outburst of XTE J1859+226,'' M.N.R.A.S., 331, 765-775.

R-40. A. Omar, K.S. Dwarakanath, M.P. Rupen, & K.R. Anantharamaiah 2002. ``GMRT and VLA observations of HI and OH from the Seyfert galaxy Mrk 1,'' A&Ap, 394, 405-414.

R-41. N. Bartel, M.F. Bietenholz, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2002. ``SN 1993J VLBI. II. Related Changes of the Deceleration, Flux Density Decay, and Spectrum,'' ApJ, 581, 404-426.

R-42. M.F. Bietenholz, N. Bartel, & M.P. Rupen 2002. ``SN 1986J VLBI: The Evolution and Deceleration of the Complex Source and a Search for a Pulsar Nebula,'' ApJ, 581, 1132-1147.

R-43. Y. Butt et al. 2003. ``CHANDRA/VLA Follow-up of TeV J2032+4131, the Only Unidentified TeV Gamma-ray Source,'' ApJ, in press.

R-44. M.F. Bietenholz, N. Bartel, & M.P. Rupen 2003. ``SN 1993J VLBI (III): The Evolution of the Radio Shell,'' ApJ, in press.

R-45. S. Migliari, R.P. Fender, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2003. ``Disc-jet coupling in an atoll-type neutron star X-ray binary: 4U 1728-34 (GX 354-0),'' MNRAS, 342, L67-L71.

R-46. J.C.A. Miller-Jones, K.M. Blundell, M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, P. Duffy, & A.J. Beasley 2004. ``Time-sequenced Multi-radio-frequency Observations of Cygnus X-3 in Flare,'' ApJ, submitted.

R-47. S.Q. Park, J.M. Miller, J.E. McClintock, R.A. Remillard, J.A. Orosz, C.R. Shrader, R.W. Hunstead, D. Campbell-Wilson, C.H. Ishwara-Chandra, A.P. Rao, & M.P. Rupen 2003. ``Spectral and Timing Evolution of the Black Hole X-ray Nova 4U 1543-47 During its 2002 Outburst,'' ApJ, submitted.

R-48. J.A. Tomsick, S. Corbel, R. Fender, J.M. Miller, J.A. Orosz, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2003. ``Chandra Detections of Two Quiescent Black Hole X-Ray Transients,'' ApJL, in press.

R-49. J. Homan, R. Wijnands, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2003. ``Simultaneous radio and X-ray observations of the low-mass X-ray binary GX 13+1,'' A&Ap, in press.

R-50. S. Migliari, R.P. Fender, M.P. Rupen, et al. 2003. ``Radio and optical counterparts of the neutron star X-ray binaries 4U 1820$-$30 and Ser X$-$1,'' MNRAS, submitted.


Recent IAU Circulars and Astronomical Telegrams

I-1. M.P. Rupen, C. Brocksopp, A.J. Mioduszewski, V. Dhawan, R. Sault, R. Fender, & S. Corbel 2003, ``XTE J1720-318,'' IAUC 8054.

I-2. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Igr J17464-3213 = XTE J17464-3213'', IAUC 8105.

I-3. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Igr J17464-3213 = XTE J17464-3213'', IAUC 8112.

I-4. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, V. Dhawan, D. Campbell-Wilson, & R. Hunstead 2003, ``V4641 Sagittarii,'' IAUC 8180.

A-1. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Radio counterpart to IGR J17464-3213 = XTE J17464-3213,'' ATel 137.

A-2. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``IGR J17464-3213 = XTE J17464-3213: Request for IR Observations,'' ATel 139.

A-3. D. Steeghs, J.M. Miller, D. Kaplan, & M.P. Rupen 2003, ``IGR/XTE J17464-3213: Magellan optical upper limits,'' ATel 141.

A-4. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Strong radio flare in XTE J1746-322 = IGR J17464-3213,'' ATel 142.

A-5. D. Steeghs, J.M. Miller, D. Kaplan, & M.P. Rupen 2003, ``IGR/XTE J17464-3213: New radio position and optical counterpart,'' ATel 146.

A-6. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Possible radio counterpart to IGR J17091-3624,'' ATel 152.

A-7. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Strong radio flare in V4641 Sgr (= SAX J1819.3-2525),'' ATel 172.

A-8. M.P. Rupen, V. Dhawan, & A.J. Mioduszewski 2003, ``Further radio observations of V4641 Sgr (= SAX J1819.3-2525),'' ATel 175.

A-9. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & V. Dhawan 2003, ``Radio observations of XTE J1739-302/IGR J17391-3021,'' ATel 184.

G-1. M.P. Rupen & D.A. Frail 2003, ``Radio observations of SGR1806-20,'' GCB 2376.


Books

B-1. J.E. Hibbard, M.P. Rupen, & J.H. van Gorkom 2001 (editors). ``Gas and Galaxy Evolution: A Conference in Honor of the 20th Anniversary of the VLA,'' PASP, volume 240.


Conference Articles & Reviews

C-1. M.P. Rupen 1997, ``Molecular Gas in Elliptical Galaxies,'' in The Nature of Elliptical Galaxies (Second Stromlo Symposium; eds. da Costa & Arnaboldi), p. 322.

C-2. M.P. Rupen 1999, ``Spectral Line Imaging II: Calibration and Analysis,'' in Synthesis Imaging in Radio Astronomy (eds. G.B. Taylor, C.L. Carilli, & R.A. Perley), pp.229-274.

C-3. J.E. Hibbard, J.H. van Gorkom, M.P. Rupen, & D. Schiminovich 2001. ``An HI Rogues Gallery,'' in Gas and Galaxy Evolution (eds. J.E. Hibbard, M.P. Rupen, & J.H. van Gorkom), pp. 659-868.
(see also http://www.nrao.edu/astrores/HIrogues/RoguesLiving.shtml)

C-4. J.C.A. Miller-Jones, K.M. Blundell, M.P. Rupen, A.J. Beasley, & A.J. Mioduszewski, ``Post-outburst radio spectral evolution of Cygnus X-3,'' in New Views on Microquasars (eds. Ph. Durouchoux, Y. Fuchs, & J. Rodriguez), p. 209.

C-5. M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, & R.M. Hjellming, ``CI Cam reconsidered,'' in New Views on Microquasars (eds. Ph. Durouchoux, Y. Fuchs, & J. Rodriguez), p. 213.

C-6. K.M. Blundell, M.P. Rupen, A.J. Mioduszewski, T.W.B. Muxlow, & P. Podsiadlowski, ``The ruff of equatorial emission around the SS 433 jets: its spectral index and origin,'' in New Views on Microquasars (eds. Ph. Durouchoux, Y. Fuchs, & J. Rodriguez), p. 249.

C-7. M.P. Rupen 2002, ``Microquasar fireworks,'' Science, 298, 73.

C-8. M.P. Rupen 2002, ``The Very Large Array Expansion Project,'' SPIE Proceedings.


NRAO Memoranda and Related Documents

M-1. M.P. Rupen 1987. ``Multi-Array Mapping Using Uniform Weighting,'' VLA Memorandum.

M-2. M.A. Holdaway & M.P. Rupen 1994. ``Source Counts at 90 GHz,'' MMA Memorandum No. 123.

M-3. M.P. Rupen 1995. ``What Needs Doing at the VLA,'' internal NRAO memorandum.

M-4. M. Holdaway, F. Owen, & M.P. Rupen 1995. ``More VLA Calibrators at Q-Band,'' VLA Test Memorandum No. 193.

M-5. M.A. Holdaway & M.P. Rupen 1995. ``Sensitivity of the MMA in Wide-field Imaging,'' MMA Memorandum No. 128.

M-6. M.P. Rupen 1997. ``A Test of the CS (Shortened C) Configuration,'' VLA Scientific Memorandum No. 172.

M-7. M.P. Rupen 1997. ``Referenced Pointing at the VLA,'' VLA Test Memorandum No. 202.

M-8. M.P. Rupen 1997. ``The Astronomical Case for Short Integration Times on the Millimeter Array,'' MMA Memorandum No. 192.

M-9. M.A. Holdaway, R.J. Sault, T.J. Cornwell, & M.P. Rupen 1997. ``AIPS++ Mosacing Requirements,'' AIPS++ Note 120.

M-9. M.P. Rupen & R. Escoffier 1998. ``Astronomical Capabilities of the Current Design for the Millimeter Array Correlator,'' MMA Memorandum No. 194.

M-10. M.P. Rupen, D. Shepherd, & M. Wright 1998. ``Astronomical Requirements for the Millimeter Array Correlator,'' MMA White Paper.

M-11. M.P. Rupen 1998. ``Should CS Entirely Replace C Configuration?,'' VLA Scientific Memorandum No. 175.

M-12. M.P. Rupen 2001 (editor). ``EVLA Planning Workshop: Designing the Second Phase,'' NRAO internal volume.
(see also http://www.aoc.nrao.edu/evla/geninfo/meetings/evla2plan/evla2plan.shtml)




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