Journal Papers

  1. Cahoy, K.L., D.P. Hinson, and G.L. Tyler, “Radio science measurements of atmospheric refractivity with Mars Global Surveyor,” J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 111, No. E5, E05003, doi:10.1029/2005JE002634, 2006. [pdf1]
  2. Cahoy K. L., D. P. Hinson, and G. L. Tyler, “Characterization of a semidiurnal eastward-propagating tide at high northern latitudes with Mars Global Surveyor electron density profiles,” Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L15201, doi: 10.1029/2007GL030449, 2007. [pdf2]
  3. Withers, P., M. J. Mendillo, D. P. Hinson, and K. Cahoy, “Physical characteristics and occurrence rates of meteoric plasma layers detected in the martian ionosphere by the Mars Global Surveyor Radio Science Experiment,” J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2008JA013636, 2008. [pdf3]
  4. Cahoy, K., M. Marley, J. Fortney, R. Freedman, K. Lodders, “Exoplanet albedo spectra and colors as a function of orbital phase, separation, and metallicity,” The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 724, Issue 1, pp. 189-214, 2010.[pdf4]
  5. Boccaletti, A., J. Schneider, W. Traub, P.-O. Lagage, D. Stam, R. Gratton, J. Trauger, K. Cahoy, F. Snik, R. Galicher, J.-M. Reess, D. Mawet, J.-C. Augereau, J. Patience, M. Kuchner, M. Wyatt, E. Pantin, A.-L. Maire, P. Baudoz, C. Verinaud, S. Ronayette, D. Dubreuil, M. Min, M. Rodenbuis, D. Mesa, R. Belikov, O. Guyon, M. Tamura, “SPICES: Spectro-Polarimetric Imaging and Characterization of Exoplanetary Systems: From planetary disks to nearby Super Earths,” Experimental Astronomy, 34, 2, pp.355-384, doi: 10.1007/s10686-012-9290-5, 2012. [pdf5]
  6. Maire, A.-L., R. Galicher, A. Boccaletti, P. Baudozl, J. Schneider, K. L. Cahoy, D. M. Stam, and W. A. Traub, “Atmospheric characterization of cold exoplanets using a 1.5-m coronagraphic space telescope,” 541,  A83, Astronomy & Astrophysics, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/201218954, 2012. [pdf6]
  7. Hu, R., K. L. Cahoy, and M. T. Zuber, “Mars Atmospheric CO2 Condensation Above the North and South Poles as Revealed by Radio Occultation, Climate Sounder, and Laser Ranging Observations,” J. Geophys. Res., 117, E7, doi: 10/1029/2012JE004087, 2012. [pdf7]
  8. Lohmeyer, W. Q., K. L. Cahoy, “Space weather radiation effects on geostationary satellite solid-state power amplifiers,” Space Weather, … 2013. [accepted]

Proceedings of Refereed Conferences

  1. Cahoy, K., O. Guyon, G. Schneider, M. Marley, R. Belikov, M. Meyer, S. Ridgway, W. Traub, and N. Woolf, “Science performance of the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” Proc. SPIE, 74400, 12 pages, doi:10.1117/12.826608, 2009. [pdfp1]
  2. Guyon, O., J.R.P. Angel, R. Belikov, R. Egerman, D. Gavel, A. Giveon, T. Greene, K. Cahoy, B. Kern, M. Levine, S. Ridgway, S. Shaklan, D. Tenerelli, R. Vanderbei, R. Woodruff, “Detecting and characterizing exoplanets with a 1.4-m space telescope: the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” Proc. SPIE, 74400, doi:10.1117/12.826350, 2009. [pdfp2]
  3. Belikov, R., E. Pluzhnik, M. Connelley, F. Witteborn, D. Lynch, K. Cahoy, O. Guyon, T. Greene, M. McKelvey, “First results on a new PIAA coronagraph testbed at NASA Ames,” Proc. SPIE, 74400, doi:10.117/12.826772, 2009. [pdfp3]
  4. Guyon, O., T. Greene, K. Cahoy, S. Shaklan, D. Tenerelli,  “The Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” ASP Conference Series, Vol. CS 430, Pathways Toward Habitable Planets, 14—18 September, 2009, Barcelona, Spain, 2010. [pdfp4]
  5. Cahoy, K., D. Fischer, J. Spronck, D. Demille, “Combining laser frequency combs and iodine cell calibration techniques for Doppler detection of exoplanets,” Proc. SPIE Volume 7739, pp. 77394T-77394T-12, 2010. [pdfp5]
  6.  Defrère, D., C. Stark, K. Cahoy, I. Beerer, “Direct imaging of exoEarths embedded in clumpy debris disks,” Proc. SPIE Volume 8442: Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2012: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, Amsterdam, Netherlands, doi: 10.1117/12.926324, August 2012. [pdfp6]
  7. Cahoy, K., A. Marinan, C. Kerr, K. Cheng, S. Jamil, “CubeSat deformable mirror demonstration,” Proc. SPIE Volume 8442: Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2012: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, Amsterdam, Netherlands, doi: 10.1117/12.926681, August 2012. [pdfp7]
  8. Maire, A.-L., R. Galicher, A. Boccaletti, P. Baudoz, J. Schneider, K. Cahoy, D. Stam, W. Traub, “Atmospheric characterization of cold exoplanets with a 1.5-m space coronagraph,” Proc. SPIE Volume 8442: Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2012: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, Amsterdam, Netherlands, doi: 10.1117/12.925563. [pdfp8]
  9. Blackwell, W.; Allen, G.; Galbraith, C.; Hancock, T.; Leslie, R.; Osaretin, I.; Retherford, L.; Scarito, M.; Semisch, C.; Shields, M.; Silver, M.; Toher, D.; Wight, K.; Miller, D.; Cahoy, K.; Erickson, N.; , “Nanosatellites for earth environmental monitoring: The MicroMAS project,” Microwave Radiometry and Remote Sensing of the Environment (MicroRad), 2012 12th Specialist Meeting on , vol., no., pp.1-4, 5-9 March 2012. [pdfp9]
  10. Blackwell, W., G. Allen, S. Conrad, C. Galbraith, R. Kingsbury, R. Leslie, P. McKinley, I. Osaretin, W. Osborn, B. Reid, L. Retherford, M. Scarito, C. Semisch, M. Shields, M. Silver, D. Toher, R. Wezalis, K. Wright, K. Cahoy, D. Miller, A. Marinan, S.-W. Paek, E. Peters, F. H. Schmidt, B. Alvisio, E. Wise, R. Masterson, D. Franzim Miranda, N. Erickson, “Nanosatellites for Earth Environmental Monitoring: The MicroMAS Project,” 26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, SSC12-I-2, Logan, Utah, August 2012. [pdfp10]
  11. Clements, E., B. Alvisio, A. Babuscia, Z. Casas, B. Coffee, S. Giblin, L. Hallock, R. Kingsbury, M. Leaman, N. Lynch, M. O’Connor, E. Qian, F. H. Schmidt, M. deSoria-Santacruz Pich, C. Valledor, M. Tadge, L. Tampkins, E. Wise, M. Zhuang, M. Martinez-Sanchez, K. Cahoy, “TERSat: Trapped Energetic Radiation Satellite,” 26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, SSC12-VII-3, Logan, Utah, August 2012. [pdfp11]
  12. Dyrud, L., J. Fentzke, G. Bust, R. Erlandson, B. Bauer, A. Rogers, W. Wiscombe, S. Murphy, R. Bishop, O. Gupta, B. Gunter, K. Cahoy, C. Fish, “GEOScan: A GEOScience Facility From Space,” 26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, SSC12-IV-9, Logan, Utah, August 2012. [pdfp12]
  13. Lohmeyer, W.Q., K. Cahoy, D. Baker, “Correlation of GEO Communications Satellite Anomalies and Space Weather Phenomena: Improved Satellite Performance and Risk Mitigation,” 30th AIAA International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC) Satcom Applications and Services, Ottawa, Canada, September 24—27, 2012. [pdfp13]
  14. Lohmeyer, W.Q., M. Dwyer, G. Gettliffe, A. Marinan, F. Alibay, A. Weigel, K. Cahoy, “The Global Impact of ITAR on the For-Profit and Non-Profit Space Communities,” IAC-12,E3,2,10,x14466, 25th Symposium on Space Policy, Regulations and Economics at the 63rd International Astronautical Congress, Naples, Italy, October 1—5, 2012. [pdfp14]
  15. Cahoy, K. L., A. Marinan, B. Novak, C. Kerr, M. Webber, “Wavefront control in space with MEMS deformable mirrors,” Proc. SPIE Vol. 8617, Photonics West, MEMS Adaptive Optics VII, San Francisco, CA, February 2—6, 2013. [pdfp15]
  16. Cahoy, K., A. Marinan, C. Kerr, B. Novak, M. Webber, N.J. Kasdin, “CubeSat Deformable Mirror Demonstration Mission (DeMi),” 2457, IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2—9, 2013 [pdfp16]
  17. Marinan, A. A. Nicholas, K. Cahoy, “Ad Hoc CubeSat Constellations: Secondary Launch Coverage and Distribution,” 2435, IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2—9, 2013 [pdfp17]
  18. Lohmeyer, W., K. Cahoy, S. Liu, “Causal Relationships between Solar Proton Events & Single Event Upsets for Communication Satellites,” 2388, IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2—9, 2013 [pdfp18]
  19. Dyrud, L., J. Fentzke, G. Bust, R. Erlandson, S. Whitely, B. Bauer, S. Arnold, S. Lorentz, W. Wiscombe, D. Selva, K. Cahoy, S. Slagowski, R. Bishop, B. Gunter, K. Trenberth, “GEOScan: A Global, Real-Time Geoscience Facility,” 2351, IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2—9, 2013. [pdfp19]
  20. Kingsbury, R., F. Schmidt, K. Cahoy, D. Sklair, “TID Tolerance of Popular CubeSat Components,” W14, IEEE NSREC, San Francisco, CA, July 8-12, 2013. [pdfp20]
  21. Blackwell, W. J., G. Allen, C. Galbraith, T. Hancock, R. Leslie, I. Osaretin, L. Retherford, M. Scarito, M. Shields, D. Toher, K. Wight, K. Cahoy, D. Miller, A. Marinan, R. Kingsbury, E. Wise, S. W. Paek, E. Peters, M. Prinkey, P. Davé, B. Coffee, R. Masterson, “MicroMAS: A First Step towards a Nanosatellite Constellation for Global Storm Monitoring,” presented at the 27th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, SSC13-XI-1, Logan, UT, August 12-15, 2013 [accepted].
  22. Wise, E. D., C. M. Pong, D. W. Miller, K. L. Cahoy, T. T. Nguyen, “A Dual-Spinning, Three-Axis-Stabilized CubeSat for Earth Observations,” AIAA-2013-4716, AIAA GNC, Boston, Massachusetts, August 19-22, 2013 [invited, accepted].
  23. Coffee, B., R. Bishop, K. L. Cahoy, “Propagation of CubeSats in LEO using NORAD Two Line Element Sets: Accuracy and Update Frequency,” AIAA-2013-4944, AIAA GNC, Boston, Massachusetts, August 19-22, 2013 [accepted].
  24. Capolupo, F., A. Saenz-Otero, K. L. Cahoy, “A Simple and Robust Staged Control Architecture for Nanometric Optical Path-Length Control,” AIAA-2013-4945, AIAA GNC, Boston, Massachusetts, August 19-22, 2013 [accepted].
  25. Prinkey, M., D. W. Miller, P. Bauer, K. Cahoy, A. D. Marinan, E. Wise, H. W. Lee, C. M. Pong, E. Main, R. W. Kingsbury, “CubeSat Attitude Control Testbed Design: Merritt 4-Coil per axis Helmholtz Cage and Spherical Air Bearing,” AIAA-2013-4942, AIAA GNC, Boston, Massachusetts, August 19-22, 2013 [accepted].

Conference Presentations

  1. Kusza, K.L. and M.A. Paluszek, “Intersatellite links: Lower layer protocols for autonomous constellations,” paper and talk presented at the First Joint Space Internet Workshop, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Maryland on November 13, 2000.
  2. Tyler, G.L., K.L. Kusza, B. Ahmad, and S. Toumpis, “Effects of atmospheric multipath propagation on radio occultation observables and measurements,” talk presented at the URSI 2002 General Assembly Maastricht, the Netherlands. Abstract 1925, Oral Presentations Programme, XXVII GA, p. 128 on August 21, 2002.
  3. Kusza, K.L. and G.L. Tyler, “Modeling multipath propagation in planetary atmospheres for radio occultation measurements,” poster presented at the 34th Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astrnomical Society. Abstract 18.12, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society Vol. 34, No. 3, p. 875, October 8, 2002.
  4. Kusza, K.L., and G.L. Tyler, “Effects of atmospheric multipath propagation on radio occultation variables,” poster presented at the American Geophysical Union meeting, December 6-10, 2002, San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in Eos, Trans., AGU, vol. 89, no. 47, Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract P71A-0456, 2002.
  5. Kusza, K.L., and G.L. Tyler, “Characterizing atmospheric multipath propagation in dense atmospheres for radio occultation measurements,” EGS-AGU-EUG Joint Assembly, Nice France, 06-11 April 2003, poster, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 5, 2003, EGS-AGU-EUG Joint Assembly, EAE03-A-13571 (CD), European Geophysical Society, April 2003.
  6. Kusza, K.L., and G.L. Tyler, “Using radio occultation transform pairs to represent atmospheric structures,” poster presented on September 5, 2003 at the 35th Meeting of the Division of Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 35 no. 4, Fall Meeting Supplement, abstract number 406, session 40.12, p. 996, 2003.
  7. Kusza, K.L. and G.L. Tyler, “Representing planetary atmospheric structures and observables with radio occultation transform pairs,” poster presented on December 12, 2003 at the American Geophysical Union meeting, San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in Eos Trans. AGU, 84(46), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract P51C-0466, 2003.
  8. Kusza, K.L., “Using radio waves to study planetary atmospheres,” IEEE Potentials, Volume 23, Issue 2, pp. 39-40, April 2004.
  9. Cahoy, K.L., D.P. Hinson, and G.L. Tyler, “Radio science measurements of atmospheric refractivity with Mars Global Surveyor,” talk presented on Friday, April 29, 2005, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria. Abstract published in Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 7, 02908, 2005.
  10. Cahoy, K. L., D. P. Hinson, and G. L. Tyler, “Radio science measurements of atmospheric refractivity with Mars Global Surveyor,” poster presented on December 5, 2005 at the American Geophysical Union meeting, San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract P13A-0137, 2005.
  11. Cahoy, K. L., D. P. Hinson, and G. L. Tyler, “Thermal Tides in the Northern Hemisphere of Mars with Mars Global Surveyor Radio Occultation Measurements,” talk presented at the AAS Division for Planetary Sciences Meeting in Pasadena, CA  Friday, October 13, 2006.
  12. Cahoy, K. L. and M. de la Torre Juarez, “Comparison of Ionospheric Electron Density Structure on Earth and Mars,” poster, Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl. SA33A-0252, December, 2006.
  13. Cahoy, K. L., D. P. Hinson, and G. L. Tyler, “Thermal tides on Mars: Comparing the Mars Global Surveyor refractivity data with the Mars Climate Database,” poster presented at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria. Abstract published in Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 8, 09553, 2006.
  14. Cahoy, K. L., M. de la Torre Juarez, and S. England, “Equatorial tidal structure at F-region altitudes with electron density profiles from CHAMP and SAC-C,” poster presented at the International Symposium on Coupling Processes in the Equatorial Atmosphere (CPEA), Kyoto, Japan, March 22, 2007.
  15. Cahoy, K. “Remote sensing of the ionosphere using radio occultation electron density profiles,” NSF CEDAR workshop, Santa Fe, NM, June 2007.
  16. Cahoy K. L. Hinson D. P. Tyler G. L., “Characterization of a Semidiurnal Eastward-propagating Tide at High Northern Latitudes with Mars Global Surveyor Electron Density Profiles,” poster, 3088, Seventh International Conference on Mars, Caltech, Pasadena, CA, July 11,2007.
  17. Cahoy, K. L., “A comparison of CHAMP and FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC equatorial electron density profiles,” talk presented at the 2nd FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC Data Users Workshop, October 24, 2007.
  18. Cahoy, K. L., “Seasonal and temporal variability of the equatorial ionosphere with radio occultation electron density profiles from CHAMP,” poster, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Suppl. Abstract SA13A-1063, December 10, 2007.
  19. Cahoy, K. L., “Interannual observations of the Martian ionosphere,” talk presented at the URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, Colorado, January 3, 2008.
  20. Cahoy K. L., “Zonal structure in the equatorial ionosphere: both sides of the GPS radio occultation story,” talk presented at the International Symposium on Equatorial Aeronomy, Crete, Greece, May 19, 2008
  21. Withers, P., M. Mendillo, D. Hinson, and K. Cahoy, “Morphology of meteoric plasma layers in the ionosphere of Mars as observed by the Mars Global Surveyor Radio Science Experiment,” EGU meeting, Abstract  EGU2008-A-02893, 2008.
  22. Greene, T.P., K.L. Cahoy, O. Guyon, J. Kasting, M. Marley, M. Meyer, S. Ridgway, G. Schneider, W. Traub, N. Woolf, “Science Performance of the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” poster 451.04 presented at the 213th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Long Beach, CA, January 6, 2009.
  23. Cahoy, K., T. Greene, O. Guyon, M. Marley, M.Meyer, S. Ridgway, G. Schneider, N. Woolf, J. Kasting, “Space-based imaging of circumstellar disks, gas giant, and terrestrial planets with the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” poster presented at the SETI Institute Solar-Extrasolar Meeting at NASA Ames, Moffett Field, CA, February 4, 2009.
  24. Cahoy, K., “Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO): Design Reference Mission,” NASA Astrophysics Strategic Mission Concept Study, http://caao.as.arizona.edu, March 2009.
  25. Cahoy, K. and PECO Science Team, “PECO Science Requirements Document,” NASA Astrophysics Strategic Mission Concept Study, http://caao.as.arizona.edu, April 2009.
  26. Cahoy, K., O. Guyon, M. Marley, R. Belikov, G. Schneider, M. Meyer, S. Ridgway, J. Kastin, W. Traub, “Science Performance of the Pupil-Mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” Missions for Exoplanets: 2010-2020” meeting in Pasadena, April 2009.
  27. Cahoy, K., O. Guyon, G. Schneider, M. Marley, R. Belikov, M. Meyer, S. Ridgway, W. Traub, and N. Woolf, “Science performance of the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” SPIE, San Diego, CA, August 4, 2009.
  28. Cahoy, K., M. Marley, J. Fortney, R. Freedman, K. Lodders, “Exoplanet albedo spectra and colors as a function of orbital phase, separation, and metallicity,” talk presented at the AAS Division for Planetary Sciences meeting, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, October 5, 2009.
  29. Cahoy, K.L., O. Guyon, M. Marley, R. Belikov, G. Scheider, “Science Performance of the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer,” poster presented at the AAS DPS, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, October 6, 2009.
  30. Cahoy, K.L., O. Guyon, M. Marley, R. Belikov, G. Scheider, “Science Performance of the Pupil-mapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer,” poster presented at the Research and Industrial Collaboration Conference, Gordon Center for Subsurface Sensing and Imaging Systems, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, October 27, 2009.
  31. Belikov, R., R. Angel, A. Bekele, K. Cahoy, M. Connelley, L. Dettman, D. Gavel, A. Give’on, O. Guyon, D. Jay, N.J. Kasdin, R. Kendrick, B. Kern, M. Levine, D. Lynch, M. McKelvey, B. Peters, E. Pluzhnik, S. Shaklan, M. Shao, C. Sylvester, W. Traub, J. Trauger, R. Vanderbei, F. Witteborn, R. Woodruff, “Overview of Technology Development for the Phase-Induced Amplitude Apodization (PIAA) Coronagraph,” Astro2010, The Astronomy and Astrophysics Technology Development Papers, no. 38, 2009.
  32. Greene, T., K. Cahoy, O. Guyon, J. Kasting, M. Marley, S. Ridgway, G. Schneider, W. Traub, N. Woolf, “Discovering and Characterizing the Planetary Systems of Nearby Stars,” Astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey, Science White Papers no. 102, 2009.
  33. Cahoy, K., M. Marley, J. Fortney,  R. Freedman, K. Lodders, “Exoplanet albedo spectra and colors as a function of orbital phase, separation, and metallicity,” poster,  Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B13B-0513, San Francisco, CA, 2009.
  34. Guyon, O., D. Tenerelli, M. Levine-West, S. Shaklan, K. Cahoy, R. Egerman, “Pupilmapping Exoplanet Coronagraphic Observer (PECO),” Beyond JWSTWorkshop, STScI, Baltimore, MD, March 26-27, 2009.
  35. Cahoy, K., M. Marley, J. Fortney, “Exoplanet albedo spectra and colors as a function of orbital phase, separation, and metallicity,” Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics,  Exoplanets Rising, U.C. Santa Barbara, CA, March 29—April 2, 2010.
  36. Cahoy, K., D. Fischer, J. Spronck, D. Demille, “Combining laser frequency combs and iodine cell calibration techniques for Doppler detection of exoplanets,” given by J. Spronck at SPIE, San Diego, CA, July 2, 2010.
  37. Cahoy, K., C. Stark, O. Guyon, M. Marley, J. Fortney, “Finding the Needle: How to use a space-borne coronagraph to detect exoplanets embedded in debris disks,” American Astronomical Society, Boston, MA, May 24, 2011.
  38. Stark, C. and K. Cahoy, “Stacking the Hay: Modeling the worst-case scenario for exozodiacal clouds,” American Astronomical Society, Boston, MA, May 24, 2011.
  39. Hu, R., K. Cahoy, and M. Zuber, “Particle size of CO2 condensates in Mars’ atmosphere: A joint analysis of radio occultation, climate sounder, and laser ranging experiments,” P24-A11, presented at Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 Dec. 2011.
  40. Cahoy, K., L. Dyrud, J. Fentzke, R. Bishop, P. Straus, G. Lightsey, T. Humphreys, T. Meehan, A. Mannucci, “Small and low-cost GNSS radio occultation receivers,” SA24A-08, presented at Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 Dec. 2011.  
  41. Dyrud, L., J. Fentzke, G. Bust, K. Cahoy, W. Wiscombe, B. Gunter, H. Carlson, R. Bishop, C. Fish, S. Murphy, H. Smith, L. Paxton, B. Anderson, “GEOScan: A Geoscience Facility from Space,” SA31A-1955, presented at Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA 5-9 Dec. 2011.
  42. Marley, M., K. Cahoy, and J. Fortney, “Albedo Spectra of Extrasolar Giant Planets,” Kepler Science Conference, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, 5 Dec. 2011
  43. Cahoy, K., “Wavefront Control Systems for Direct Imaging of Exoplanets,” Exoclimes 2012, The Diversity of Planetary Atmospheres, Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO, 16—20 Jan. 2012.
  44. Blackwell, W., G. Allen, C. Galbraith, T. Hancock, R. Leslie, I. Osaretin, L. Retherford, M. Scarito, C. Semisch, M. Shields, M. Silver, D. Toher, K. Wight, D. Miller, K. Cahoy, N. Erickson, “Nanosatellites for earth environmental monitoring: The MicroMAS project,” presented at 12th Specialist Meeting on Microwave Radiometry and Remote Sensing of the Environment (MicroRad), doi: 10.1109/MicroRad.2012.6185274 March 5—9, 2012.
  45. Cahoy, K., I. Beerer, A. Marinan, S. Asmar, P. Withers, L. Moore, “Interplanetary Radio Occultation CubeSat Constellation,” First Annual Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop, 2012 B.2.1, Cambridge, MA 29—30 May 2012
  46. Oudrhiri, K., S. Asmar, K. Cahoy, “Enhancing Radio Science Missions with CubeSats,” First Annual Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop, 2012 B.2.2, Cambridge, MA 29—30 May 2012.
  47. Blackwell, W., K. Cahoy, D. Miller, I. Osaretin, A. Marinan, “Nanosatellite for Earth Environmental Monitoring: The MICROMAS Project,” First Annual Interplanetary CubeSat Workshop, 2012 B.2.4, Cambridge, MA 29—30 May 2012.
  48. Cahoy, K., “CubeSat MEMS Deformable Mirror Demonstration,” 2nd Adaptive Optics Workshop: Applications to Imaging Satellites & HEL Beam Control, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, May 22—25, 2012.
  49. Cahoy, K., “Investigating deterministic errors on GRAIL,” GRAIL/LOLA Joint Science Team Meeting, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, France, June 19—20, 2012.
  50. Cahoy, K., “Using a Holoeye 2002 liquid crystal transparent spatial light modulator as a programmable diffractive optical element (DOE) for altimetry,” GRAIL/LOLA Joint Science Team Meeting Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, France, June 19—20, 2012
  51. Cahoy, K., “Update on Investigating deterministic errors on GRAIL,” GRAIL/LOLA Joint Science Team Meeting, NAS Jonsson Center, Woods Hole, MA, Aug. 27—29, 2012.
  52. Cahoy, K., “Using GRAIL instrument health telemetry to study space weather,” GRAIL/LOLA Joint Science Team Meeting, NAS Jonsson Center, Woods Hole, MA, Aug. 27—29, 2012.
  53. Cahoy, K., “MIT radio occultation pipeline,” GRAIL/LOLA Joint Science Team Meeting, NAS Jonsson Center, Woods Hole, MA, Aug. 27—29, 2012
  54. Cahoy, K., “Update on plans for CubeSat to demonstrate MEMS deformable mirrors,” GRAIL/LOLA Joint Science Team Meeting, NAS Jonsson Center, Woods Hole, MA, Aug. 27—29, 2012
  55. Marinan, A., A. Nicholas, K. Cahoy, “Ad Hoc CubeSat Constellations: Secondary Launch Coverage and Distribution,” 2012 Summer CubeSat Developers’ Workshop at the 26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, August 11—12, 2012.
  56. Cahoy, K., F. Martel, G. Huffman, F. H. Schmidt, A. Marinan, “S-Band CubeSat Communications with the Open System of Agile Ground Stations (OSAGS),” 2012 Summer CubeSat Developers’ Workshop at the 26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, August 11—12, 2012.
  57. Blackwell, W., I. Osaretin, K. Cahoy, “Nanosatellite Architectures for Improved Study of the Hydrologic Cycle,” H13F-1415, presented at AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA December 3—7, 2012.
  58. Cziczo, D., G. Sarvesh, K. Cahoy, R. Hu, M. Zuber, O. Stetzer, M. Raddatz, K. Hoehler, M. Schnaiter, H. Saathoff, O. Moehler, “Simulating Martian water ice clouds in terrestrial laboratories: What can we learn about Mars without leaving Earth?” P23A-1920, presented at AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA December 3—7, 2012.
  59. Cahoy, K., W. Blackwell, G. Allen, M. Bury, R. Efromson, C. Galbraith, T. Hancock, V. Leslie, I. Osaretin, L. Retherford, M. Scarito, M. Shields, D. Toher, K. Wight, D. Miller, A. Marinan, S.W. Paek, E. Peters, F.H. Schmidt, B. Alvisio, E. Wise, R. Masterson, D. Franzim Miranda, C. Crail, R. Kingsbury, A. Souffrant, L. Orrego, G. Eslinger, A. Nicholas, C. Pong, “The MicroMAS CubeSat Mission,” SA13B-2162, presented at AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA December 3—7, 2012.
  60. Webber, M. W.,  N. Lewis,  M. Marley, K. Cahoy,  ”Effect of Clouds on Exoplanet Transit, Secondary Eclipse, and Phase Curve Observations,” poster presented in the First Poster Session of the 10th Annual Astrobiology Graduate Conference, Montreal, QC, June 10-14, 2013.
  61. Lloyd, J., M. Tiscareno, M. Hedman, J. Burns, J. Pipher, B. Forrest, K. Cahoy, “Far Above: Interplanetary Dust Structures with a Small Satellite in Inclined Heliocentric Orbit,” Interplanetary Small Satellite Conference, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, June 20-21, 2013.
  62. Blackwell, W. J., P. Davé, K. Cahoy, B. Cohen, “Calibration of spaceborne microwave radiometers using co-located GPS radio occultation measurements,” poster presented in the First Poster Session of the AGU Chapman Conference on Crossing Boundaries in Planetary Atmospheres: From Earth to Exoplanets, Annapolis, MD, June 24-28, 2013.
  63. Peters, E., P. Davé, R. Kingsbury, M. Prinkey, A. Marinan, E. Wise, C. Pong, K. Cahoy, W. Thalheimer, D. Sklair, L. Orrego, “Design and Functional Validation of a Mechanism for Dual-Spinning CubeSats,” presented at the 10th Annual CubeSat Developers’ Workshop, Logan, UT, August 10-11, 2013.

 

Invited Lectures

  • November 2007, “Comparison of Solar Variation and Atmospheric Thermal Tides on Earth and Mars using Radio Occultation Profiles,” NASA JPL, CA; also Santa Clara University Electrical Engineering, CA.
  • February 2008, “Effects of Atmospheric Thermal Tides on the Ionospheres of Mars and Earth,” Boston University Center for Space Physics, MA.
  • February 2009, “Imaging Exoplanets with a Space-based Telescope,” Wesleyan University Astronomy, CT.
  • September 2009, “Search for Another Earth: Imaging Exoplanets with a Space Telescope,” University of Minnesota Aerospace Engineering, MN.
  • May 2009, “Exoplanets: How to take pictures of planets around other stars,” NASA Digital Learning Network Webinar, CA.
  • April 2010, “Planets Near and Far: Exploring New Worlds with Spacecraft Radios and Telescopes,” Department of Astronomy, Yale University, CT.
  • June 2010, “How Exoplanet Albedo Colors Change with Separation, Composition, and Metallicity,” NASA Ames Research Center, CA.
  • March 2011, “Planets Near and Far: Exploring New Worlds with Spacecraft Radios and Telescopes,” Department of Astronomy, Boston University Center for Space Physics, MA.
  • November 2011, “How to use a space-borne coronagraph to find Earth-like planets in exozodiacal debris disks,” NASA JPL, CA.
  • August 2012, “CubeSat MEMS Deformable Mirror Demonstration,” MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lincoln, MA.
  • September 2012, “CubeSat MEMS Deformable Mirror Demonstration,” The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, MA.
  • October 2012, “Exploring Mars,” Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Cambridge, MA.
  • January 2013, “Comparison of GEO Communications Satellite Telemetry and Space Weather Observations: Improving Satellite Performance and Anomaly Prediction,” Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM.
  • February 2013, “Wavefront control in space with MEMS deformable mirrors,” SPIE Photonics West MOEMS, San Francisco, CA.
  • February 2013, “CubeSat MEMS deformable mirror demonstration,” NASA Ames Research Center ACES Seminar, Moffett Field, CA.
  • February 2013, “Space Weather Effects at GEO,” Space Systems Loral, Palo Alto, CA.
  • February 2013, “CubeSat MEMS deformable mirror demonstration,” Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center, Palo Alto, CA.
  • February 2013, “Searching for Life on Exoplanets: CubeSat MEMS Deformable Mirror Demonstration,” Cornell University Lindseth Lecture, Ithaca, NY.

 

Dissertation

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