Skip to main content

Blackburn, Lindy

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory staff

Publications

Selected Publications

  • Article

    • Raymond, Alexander W., Palumbo, Daniel, Paine, Scott N., Blackburn, Lindy, Córdova Rosado, Rodrigo, Doeleman, Sheperd S., Farah, Joseph R., Johnson, Michael D., Roelofs, Freek, Tilanus, Remo P. J., and Weintroub, Jonathan. 2021. "Evaluation of New Submillimeter VLBI Sites for the Event Horizon Telescope." The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 253:5. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-3881/abc3c3 2021
    • Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration, Akiyama, Kazunori, Algaba, Juan Carlos, Alberdi, Antxon, Alef, Walter, Anantua, Richard, Asada, Keiichi, Azulay, Rebecca, Baczko, Anne-Kathrin, Ball, David, Baloković, Mislav, Barrett, John, Benson, Bradford A., Bintley, Dan, Blackburn, Lindy, Blundell, Raymond, Boland, Wilfred, Bouman, Katherine L., Bower, Geoffrey C., Boyce, Hope, Bremer, Michael, Brinkerink, Christiaan D., Brissenden, Roger, Britzen, Silke, Broderick, Avery E. et al. 2021. "First M87 Event Horizon Telescope Results. VII. Polarization of the Ring." The Astrophysical Journal 910:L12. https://doi.org/10.3847/2041-8213/abe71d 2021
    • Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration, Akiyama, Kazunori, Algaba, Juan Carlos, Alberdi, Antxon, Alef, Walter, Anantua, Richard, Asada, Keiichi, Azulay, Rebecca, Baczko, Anne-Kathrin, Ball, David, Baloković, Mislav, Barrett, John, Benson, Bradford A., Bintley, Dan, Blackburn, Lindy, Blundell, Raymond, Boland, Wilfred, Bouman, Katherine L., Bower, Geoffrey C., Boyce, Hope, Bremer, Michael, Brinkerink, Christiaan D., Brissenden, Roger, Britzen, Silke, Broderick, Avery E. et al. 2021. "First M87 Event Horizon Telescope Results. VIII. Magnetic Field Structure near The Event Horizon." The Astrophysical Journal 910:L13. https://doi.org/10.3847/2041-8213/abe4de 2021
    • Goddi, Ciriaco, Martí-Vidal, Iván, Messias, Hugo, Bower, Geoffrey C., Broderick, Avery E., Dexter, Jason, Marrone, Daniel P., Moscibrodzka, Monika, Nagai, Hiroshi, Algaba, Juan Carlos, Asada, Keiichi, Crew, Geoffrey B., Gómez, José L., Impellizzeri, C. M. Violette, Janssen, Michael, Kadler, Matthias, Krichbaum, Thomas P., Lico, Rocco, Matthews, Lynn D., Nathanail, Antonios, Ricarte, Angelo, Ros, Eduardo, Younsi, Ziri, Akiyama, Kazunori, Alberdi, Antxon et al. 2021. "Polarimetric Properties of Event Horizon Telescope Targets from ALMA." The Astrophysical Journal 910:L14. https://doi.org/10.3847/2041-8213/abee6a 2021
    • Pesce, Dominic W., Palumbo, Daniel C. M., Narayan, Ramesh, Blackburn, Lindy, Doeleman, Sheperd S., Johnson, Michael D., Ma, Chung-Pei, Nagar, Neil M., Natarajan, Priyamvada, and Ricarte, Angelo. 2021. "Toward Determining the Number of Observable Supermassive Black Hole Shadows." The Astrophysical Journal, 923 260. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ac2eb5. 2021
    • Blackburn, Lindy, Pesce, Dominic W., Johnson, Michael D., Wielgus, Maciek, Chael, Andrew A., Christian, Pierre, and Doeleman, Sheperd S. 2020. "Closure Statistics in Interferometric Data." The Astrophysical Journal 894:31. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab8469 2020
    • Kim, Jae-Young, Krichbaum, Thomas P., Broderick, Avery E., Wielgus, Maciek, Blackburn, Lindy, Gómez, José L., Johnson, Michael D., Bouman, Katherine L., Chael, Andrew, Akiyama, Kazunori, Jorstad, Svetlana, Marscher, Alan P., Issaoun, Sara, Janssen, Michael, Chan, Chi-kwan, Savolainen, Tuomas, Pesce, Dominic W., Özel, Feryal, Alberdi, Antxon, Alef, Walter, Asada, Keiichi, Azulay, Rebecca, Baczko, Anne-Kathrin, Ball, David, Baloković, Mislav et al. 2020. "Event Horizon Telescope imaging of the archetypal blazar 3C 279 at an extreme 20 microarcsecond resolution." Astronomy and Astrophysics 640:A69. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/202037493 2020
    • Psaltis, Dimitrios, Medeiros, Lia, Christian, Pierre, Özel, Feryal, Akiyama, Kazunori, Alberdi, Antxon, Alef, Walter, Asada, Keiichi, Azulay, Rebecca, Ball, David, Balokovic, Mislav, Barrett, John, Bintley, Dan, Blackburn, Lindy, Boland, Wilfred, Bower, Geoffrey C., Bremer, Michael, Brinkerink, Christiaan D., Brissenden, Roger, Britzen, Silke, Broguiere, Dominique, Bronzwaer, Thomas, Byun, Do-Young, Carlstrom, John E., Chael, Andrew et al. 2020. "Gravitational Test beyond the First Post-Newtonian Order with the Shadow of the M87 Black Hole." Physical Review Letters 125:141104. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.141104 2020
    • Wielgus, Maciek, Akiyama, Kazunori, Blackburn, Lindy, Chan, Chi-kwan, Dexter, Jason, Doeleman, Sheperd S., Fish, Vincent L., Issaoun, Sara, Johnson, Michael D., Krichbaum, Thomas P., Lu, Ru-Sen, Pesce, Dominic W., Wong, George N., Bower, Geoffrey C., Broderick, Avery E., Chael, Andrew, Chatterjee, Koushik, Gammie, Charles F., Georgiev, Boris, Hada, Kazuhiro, Loinard, Laurent, Markoff, Sera, Marrone, Daniel P., Plambeck, Richard, Weintroub, Jonathan et al. 2020. "Monitoring the Morphology of M87* in 2009-2017 with the Event Horizon Telescope." The Astrophysical Journal 901:67. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/abac0d 2020
    • Farah, Joseph R., Pesce, Dominic W., Johnson, Michael D., and Blackburn, Lindy. 2020. "On the Approximation of the Black Hole Shadow with a Simple Polar Curve." The Astrophysical Journal 900:77. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aba59a 2020
    • Roelofs, F., Janßen, M., Natarajan, I., Deane, R., Davelaar, J., Olivares, H., Porth, O., Paine, Scott N., Bouman, Katherine L., Tilanus, R. P. J., van Bemmel, I. M., Falcke, H., Akiyama, K., Alberdi, A., Alef, W., Asada, K., Azulay, R., Baczko, A., Ball, D., Baloković, Mislav, Barrett, J., Bintley, D., Blackburn, Lindy, Boland, W., Bower, G. C. et al. 2020. "SYMBA: An end-to-end VLBI synthetic data generation pipeline. Simulating Event Horizon Telescope observations of M 87." Astronomy and Astrophysics 636:A5. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201936622 2020
    • Broderick, Avery E., Gold, Roman, Karami, Mansour, Preciado-López, Jorge A., Tiede, Paul, Pu, Hung-Yi, Akiyama, Kazunori, Alberdi, Antxon, Alef, Walter, Asada, Keiichi, Azulay, Rebecca, Baczko, Anne-Kathrin, Baloković, Mislav, Barrett, John, Bintley, Dan, Blackburn, Lindy, Boland, Wilfred, Bouman, Katherine L., Bower, Geoffrey C., Bremer, Michael, Brinkerink, Christiaan D., Brissenden, Roger, Britzen, Silke, Broguiere, Dominique, Bronzwaer, Thomas et al. 2020. "THEMIS: A Parameter Estimation Framework for the Event Horizon Telescope." The Astrophysical Journal 897:139. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab91a4 2020
    • Johnson, Michael D., Lupsasca, Alexandru, Strominger, Andrew, Wong, George N., Hadar, Shahar, Kapec, Daniel, Narayan, Ramesh, Chael, Andrew, Gammie, Charles F., Galison, Peter, Palumbo, Daniel C. M., Doeleman, Sheperd S., Blackburn, Lindy, Wielgus, Maciek, Pesce, Dominic W., Farah, Joseph R., and Moran, James M. 2020. "Universal interferometric signatures of a black hole's photon ring." Science Advances 6:eaaz1310. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aaz1310 2020
    • Gold, Roman, Broderick, Avery E., Younsi, Ziri, Fromm, Christian M., Gammie, Charles F., Mościbrodzka, Monika, Pu, Hung-Yi, Bronzwaer, Thomas, Davelaar, Jordy, Dexter, Jason, Ball, David, Chan, Chi-kwan, Kawashima, Tomohisa, Mizuno, Yosuke, Ripperda, Bart, Akiyama, Kazunori, Alberdi, Antxon, Alef, Walter, Asada, Keiichi, Azulay, Rebecca, Baczko, Anne-Kathrin, Baloković, Mislav, Barrett, John, Bintley, Dan, Blackburn, Lindy et al. 2020. "Verification of Radiative Transfer Schemes for the EHT." The Astrophysical Journal 897:148. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab96c6 2020
    • Burns, E., Goldstein, A., Hui, C. M., Blackburn, Lindy, Briggs, M. S., Connaughton, V., Hamburg, R., Kocevski, D., Veres, P., Wilson-Hodge, C. A., Bissaldi, E., Cleveland, W. H., Giles, M. M., Mailyan, B., Meegan, C. A., Paciesas, W. A., Poolakkil, S., Preece, R. D., Racusin, J. L., Roberts, O. J., von Kienlin, A., Gamma-Ray Burst Monitor, Fermi, Abbott, B. P., Abbott, R., Abbott, T. D. et al. 2019. "A Fermi Gamma-Ray Burst Monitor Search for Electromagnetic Signals Coincident with Gravitational-wave Candidates in Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run." The Astrophysical Journal 871:90. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aaf726 2019
    • Goddi, C., Martí-Vidal, I., Messias, H., Crew, G. B., Herrero-Illana, R., Impellizzeri, V., Rottmann, H., Wagner, J., Fomalont, E., Matthews, L. D., Petry, D., Phillips, N., Tilanus, R., Villard, E., Blackburn, Lindy, Janßen, M., and Wielgus, Maciek. 2019. "Calibration of ALMA as a Phased Array. ALMA Observations During the 2017 VLBI Campaign." Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 131:075003. https://doi.org/10.1088/1538-3873/ab136a 2019
    • Liu, Kuo, Young, André, Wharton, Robert, Blackburn, Lindy, Cappallo, Roger, Chatterjee, Shami, Cordes, James M., Crew, Geoffrey B., Desvignes, Gregory, Doeleman, Sheperd S., Eatough, Ralph P., Falcke, Heino, Goddi, Ciriaco, Johnson, Michael D., Johnston, Simon, Karuppusamy, Ramesh, Kramer, Michael, Matthews, Lynn D., Ransom, Scott M., Rezzolla, Luciano, Rottmann, Helge, Tilanus, Remo P. J., and Torne, Pablo. 2019. "Detection of Pulses from the Vela Pulsar at Millimeter Wavelengths with Phased ALMA." The Astrophysical Journal 885:L10. https://doi.org/10.3847/2041-8213/ab4da8 2019
    • Blackburn, Lindy, Chan, Chi-kwan, Crew, Geoffrey B., Fish, Vincent L., Issaoun, Sara, Johnson, Michael D., Wielgus, Maciek, Akiyama, Kazunori, Barrett, John, Bouman, Katherine L., Cappallo, Roger, Chael, Andrew A., Janssen, Michael, Lonsdale, Colin J., and Doeleman, Sheperd S. 2019. "EHT-HOPS Pipeline for Millimeter VLBI Data Reduction." The Astrophysical Journal 882:23. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab328d 2019
    • Gill, Ajay, Blackburn, Lindy, Roshanineshat, Arash, Chan, Chi-kwan, Doeleman, Sheperd S., Johnson, Michael D., Raymond, Alexander W., and Weintroub, Jonathan. 2019. "Prospects for Wideband VLBI Correlation in the Cloud." Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 131:124501. https://doi.org/10.1088/1538-3873/ab32a8 2019
    • Porth, Oliver, Chatterjee, Koushik, Narayan, Ramesh, Gammie, Charles F., Mizuno, Yosuke, Anninos, Peter, Baker, John G., Bugli, Matteo, Chan, Chi-kwan, Davelaar, Jordy, Del Zanna, Luca, Etienne, Zachariah B., Fragile, P. Chris, Kelly, Bernard J., Liska, Matthew, Markoff, Sera, McKinney, Jonathan C., Mishra, Bhupendra, Noble, Scott C., Olivares, Héctor, Prather, Ben, Rezzolla, Luciano, Ryan, Benjamin R., Stone, James M., Tomei, Niccolò et al. 2019. "The Event Horizon General Relativistic Magnetohydrodynamic Code Comparison Project." The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 243:26. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4365/ab29fd 2019
    • Issaoun, Sara, Johnson, Michael D., Blackburn, Lindy, Brinkerink, C. D., Mościbrodzka, M., Chael, Andrew, Goddi, C., Martí-Vidal, I., Wagner, J., Doeleman, Sheperd S., Falcke, H., Krichbaum, T. P., Akiyama, K., Bach, U., Bouman, Katherine L., Bower, G. C., Broderick, A., Cho, I., Crew, G., Dexter, J., Fish, V., Gold, R., Gómez, J. L., Hada, K., Hernández-Gómez, A. et al. 2019. "The Size, Shape, and Scattering of Sagittarius A* at 86 GHz: First VLBI with ALMA." The Astrophysical Journal 871:30. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aaf732 2019
    • Issaoun, Sara, Johnson, Michael D., Blackburn, Lindy, Mościbrodzka, M., Chael, Andrew, and Falcke, H. 2019. "VLBI imaging of black holes via second moment regularization." Astronomy and Astrophysics 629:A32. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201936156 2019
    • Janßen, M., Goddi, C., van Bemmel, I. M., Kettenis, M., Small, D., Liuzzo, E., Rygl, K., Martí-Vidal, I., Blackburn, Lindy L., Wielgus, Maciek, and Falcke, H. 2019. "rPICARD: A CASA-based calibration pipeline for VLBI data. Calibration and imaging of 7 mm VLBA observations of the AGN jet in M 87." Astronomy and Astrophysics 626:A75. https://doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201935181 2019
    • Lu, Ru-Sen, Krichbaum, Thomas P., Roy, Alan L., Fish, Vincent L., Doeleman, Sheperd S., Johnson, Michael D., Akiyama, Kazunori, Psaltis, Dimitrios, Alef, Walter, Asada, Keiichi, Beaudoin, Christopher, Bertarini, Alessandra, Blackburn, Lindy, Blundell, Ray, Bower, Geoffrey C., Brinkerink, Christiaan, Broderick, Avery E., Cappallo, Roger, Crew, Geoffrey B., Dexter, Jason, Dexter, Matt, Falcke, Heino, Freund, Robert, Friberg, Per, Greer, Christopher H. et al. 2018. "Detection of Intrinsic Source Structure at ~3 Schwarzschild Radii with Millimeter-VLBI Observations of SAGITTARIUS A*." The Astrophysical Journal 859:60. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aabe2e 2018
    • Chael, Andrew A., Johnson, Michael D., Bouman, Katherine L., Blackburn, Lindy L., Akiyama, Kazunori, and Narayan, Ramesh. 2018. "Interferometric Imaging Directly with Closure Phases and Closure Amplitudes." The Astrophysical Journal 857:23. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aab6a8 2018
    • Johnson, Michael D., Narayan, Ramesh, Psaltis, Dimitrios, Blackburn, Lindy, Kovalev, Yuri Y., Gwinn, Carl R., Zhao, Guang-Yao, Bower, Geoffrey C., Moran, James M., Kino, Motoki, Kramer, Michael, Akiyama, Kazunori, Dexter, Jason, Broderick, Avery E., and Sironi, Lorenzo. 2018. "The Scattering and Intrinsic Structure of Sagittarius A* at Radio Wavelengths." The Astrophysical Journal 865:104. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aadcff 2018
    • Johnson, Michael D., Bouman, Katherine L., Blackburn, Lindy, Chael, Andrew A., Rosen, Julian, Shiokawa, Hotaka, Roelofs, Freek, Akiyama, Kazunori, Fish, Vincent L., and Doeleman, Sheperd S. 2017. "Dynamical Imaging with Interferometry." The Astrophysical Journal 850:172. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa97dd 2017
    • Fish, Vincent L., Johnson, Michael D., Doeleman, Sheperd S., Broderick, Avery E., Psaltis, Dimitrios, Lu, Ru-Sen, Akiyama, Kazunori, Alef, Walter, Algaba, Juan Carlos, Asada, Keiichi, Beaudoin, Christopher, Bertarini, Alessandra, Blackburn, Lindy, Blundell, Ray, Bower, Geoffrey C., Brinkerink, Christiaan, Cappallo, Roger, Chael, Andrew A., Chamberlin, Richard, Chan, Chi-kwan, Crew, Geoffrey B., Dexter, Jason, Dexter, Matt, Dzib, Sergio A., Falcke, Heino et al. 2016. "Persistent Asymmetric Structure of Sagittarius A* on Event Horizon Scales." The Astrophysical Journal 820:90. https://doi.org/10.3847/0004-637X/820/2/90 2016
    • Vertatschitsch, Laura, Primiani, Rurik, Young, André, Weintroub, Jonathan, Crew, Geoffrey B., McWhirter, Stephen R., Beaudoin, Christopher, Doeleman, Sheperd, and Blackburn, Lindy. 2015. "R2DBE: A Wideband Digital Backend for the Event Horizon Telescope." Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 127:1226-1239. https://doi.org/10.1086/684513 2015
    • Johnson, Michael D., Fish, Vincent L., Doeleman, Sheperd S., Marrone, Daniel P., Plambeck, Richard L., Wardle, John F. C., Akiyama, Kazunori, Asada, Keiichi, Beaudoin, Christopher, Blackburn, Lindy, Blundell, Ray, Bower, Geoffrey C., Brinkerink, Christiaan, Broderick, Avery E., Cappallo, Roger, Chael, Andrew A., Crew, Geoffrey B., Dexter, Jason, Dexter, Matt, Freund, Robert, Friberg, Per, Gold, Roman, Gurwell, Mark A., Ho, Paul T. P., Honma, Mareki et al. 2015. "Resolved magnetic-field structure and variability near the event horizon of Sagittarius A*." Science 350:1242-1245. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aac7087 2015

Contact

Location