Research

"Absolute Visual Magnitudes & Emission Line Strengths from Accretion Disks of Cataclysmic Variable Stars", CMU M.S. thesis, 1995. (K. Howland-Malatesta)

"Hydrogen Line emission from various accretion disk models", Astronomical Journal 109, 319, 1995. (G. Williams)

Asteroids

"Light Curve of 4179 Toutatis: Evidence for Complex Rotation," Icarus 117, 71, 1995. (W. Osborn)

"Diameter, Rotation, and Thermal Properties of Asteroid 4 Vesta," Bull. American Astronomical Soc . 22, 1112, 1990. (W. Osborn)

The Size, Shape, Density, and Albedo of Ceres from Its Occultation of BD+8o471," Icarus 72, 507, 1987. (W. Osborn)

"The Occultation Diameter of AG+29o398 by 93 Minerva," Icarus 61, 124, 1985. (W. Osborn)

Astronomy Education

"Research and Teaching:  Conceptual Change in Introductory-Level Astronomy Courses," Journal of College Science Teaching 29, 229, 2000 (W. Bisard)

"Conceptually Centered Astronomy with Actively Engaged Students," Mercury 16-19, July-August 1998 (W. Bisard)

"Laboratory Activities in the Teaching of Astronomy," The Teaching of Astronomy 152, 1990. (W. Osborn)

"Cratering in the Classroom," The Teaching of Astronomy (IAU Colloq. 105) 148, 1990 (W. Bisard)

"A Science and Mathematics Teaching Center," The Teaching of Astronomy (IAU Colloq. 105) 309, 1990 (W. Bisard)

Binary Stars

“Measurement of Double Stars with a CCD Camera: Two Methods,” Rev. Mexicana Astron. y Astrofis. (Serie de Conferencias) 25, 65, 2006 (J. Smolinski, W. Osborn)

"Hubble Space Telescope Astrometric Observations of the Metal-poor Spectroscopic Binary HD 20039," Publ. Astron Soc. Pacific 111, 566, 1999 (W. Osborn)

"BVRI Photometry of Spectroscopic Binaries", The Observatory 116, 382, 1996. (R. Miller, W. Osborn)

Carbon Stars and Red Objects

"Corrected and Improved Coordinates for Carbon Stars. I:  the Westerlund Stars," Baltic Astronomy 14, 144, 2005 (W. Osborn)

"Corrected and Improved Coordinates for Carbon Stars. II: the Smith and Smith Stars,"  Baltic Astronomy 14, 148, 2005 (W. Osborn,  J. Smolinski)

Galactic Kinematics

"HST-FGS Parallaxes of Two High-Velocity Stars", Astronomical Journal 114, 1268, 1997. (W. Osborn, R. Miller)

"FGS Observations of Two High-Velocity Stars", Baltic Astronomy 6, 119, 1997. (W. Osborn)

"Probable New Halo Stars toward l=310o , b=+30o," PASP 99, 1317, 1987. (W. Osborn)

"A Critical Examination of the Stock Velocity Survey ", Stellar Radial Velocities (IAU Colloquium No. 88), 231, 1985. (W. Osborn)

"Radial Velocities of Faint Stars from Objective Prism Plates", Astronomical Journal 85, 1366, 1980. (W. Osborn)

"Southern Stars of High Radial Velocity", Astronomical Journal 89, 1897, 1984. (W. Osborn)

Light Pollution

"Issues of Rural Light Pollution," Bull. American Astron. Soc. 33, 1470, 2001 (W. Osborn)

A Simple Method for Studying Light Pollution," I.A.P.P.P. Light Pollution Newsletter 1, 1982. (W. Osborn, W. Sklenar)

Meteorites

"Fall, Recovery and Description of the Coleman Chondrite," Meteoritics & Planetary Science 32, 781, 1997. (W. Osborn, D. Matty)

"A Primer on Meteoritic Work for the Astronomer," Symposium celebrating the 90th birthday of Dorrit Hoffleit, 1997. (W.Osborn)

Observing and Instrumentation

"Digital Stellar Spectroscopy,"  CMU M.S. thesis, 2003. (T. Warfle)

"All-Sky UBVRI Photometry with a Celestron-14," I.A.P.P.P. Communications 63, 40, 1996. (R. Miller, W. Osborn)

"Letter to the editor about EMI Starlight-1 Photometer," I.A.P.P.P. Communications 17, 73, 1984. (W. Bisard, W. Osborn)

"Observational Problems with the Starlight-1 Photometer," Bull. American Astron. Soc. 16, 909, 1984. (W. Osborn, W. Bisard)

Occultations

"Photoelectric Occultation Observations with a Celestron-14," I.A.P.P.P. Communications 66, 54, 1997. (J. Hill, W. Osborn)

"Diameter, Rotation, and Thermal Properties of Asteroid 4 Vesta," Bull. American Astronomical Soc. 22, 1112, 1990. (W. Osborn)

"The Size, Shape, Density, and Albedo of Ceres from Its Occultation of BD+8o471," Icarus 72, 507-518, 1987. (W. Osborn)

"The Occultation Diameter of AG+29o398 by 93 Minerva," Icarus61, 124, 1985. (W. Osborn)

"Observations of the Occultation of BD+8o 471 by Ceres," PASP 97, 900, 1985. (W. Osborn)

"Analysis of the Occultation of SAO 93957." CMU M.S. thesis, 1982. (S.H. Chuang)

Photographic Plate Preservation

“Astronomical Photographic Plate Collections: Treasure or Trash?” Bull. American Astronomical Society 37, 1409, 2005 (W. Osborn)

Photometry

"Variable Stars in M13. I.  Positions and UBVRI Photometry for Variables, Suspected Variables, and Comparison Stars," Astron.  Journal 119, 2902, 2000 (W. Osborn)

"BVRI Photometry of Spectroscopic Binaries , "  The Observatory 116, 382, 1996. (R. Miller, W. Osborn)

"Light Curve of 4179 Toutatis: Evidence for Complex Rotation," Icarus 117, 71, 1995. (W. Osborn)

"Standard Stars for the Photometry of Comets," Icarus 88, 228, 1990. (W. Osborn)

"Standard Stars for Comet Photometry," Instrumentation and Research Programmes for Small Telescopes (IAU Symp., No. 118), 313, 1986. (W. Osborn)

"Effective Temp. and Surface Gravities for the DDO System," Prob. Calibration of Multicolor Photometry, Dudley Obs. Reports 14, 115, 1979. (W. Osborn)

Stellar Clusters

"The Neglected Open Cluster Stock 1," PASP 114, 1382, 2002 (Wayne Osborn, Yoshiyuko Sano, Roger Spalding)

"A New Study of the Open Cluster Stock 1", CMU M.S. Thesis, 2001.  (Yoshiyuko Sano)

"DDO Metal Abundances of High-Luminosity Late-Type Stars in Galactic Open Clusters," PASP 108, 672, 1996. (W. Osborn)

"BV Photographic Study of the Galactic Cluster Stock 1." CMU M.S. thesis, 1979. (Roger Spaulding)

Variable Stars

“The Absolute Dimensions of the Overcontact Binary FI Bootis, ” Astronomical Journal 132, 1153, 2006 (W. Osborn, J. Smolinski)

"New Light Curves and Orbital Solution for AM Leonis,"  PASP 116, 337, 2004 (M. Hiller, W. Osborn)

"CCD Photometry of the Intermeidate Polars FO Aquarii and AO Piscium," PASP 115, 618, 2003 (G. Williams)

"Variable Stars in M13. I.  Positions and UBVRI Photometry for Variables, Suspected Variables, and Comparison Stars," Astron.  Journal 119, 2902, 2000 (W. Osborn)

"BVRI Observations of an Eclipse of RZ Cas," Information Bulletin on Variable Stars 4509, 1997. (J. Hill, W. Osborn)

"Absolute Visual Magnitudes. & Emission Line Strengths from Accretion Disks of Cataclysmic Variable Stars." CMU M.S. thesis, 1995. (K. Howland-Malatesta)

"Non-LTE Calculation of Helium I Line Emission from Cataclysmic Variable Stars." CMU M.S. thesis, 1993. (T. Nguyen)

"A Total Eclipse in RZ Cassiopeiae?," Information Bulletin on Variable Stars 3224, 1988. (D.V. Arganbright, W. Osborn)

"The Photometric Variability of Solar Type Stars. IV. Detection of Rotational Modulation of Hyades Stars," PASP 96, 714-722, 1984.

"Southern Stars of High Radial Velocity," Astronomical Journal 89, 1897-1907, 1984. (W. Osborn)

"Photoelectric UBV Light Curves and Period Determination of BX Andromedae." CMU M.S. thesis, 1979. (M. Castelaz)

"Concerning Variable Star 7 in M13," Information Bulletin on Variable Stars 1475, 1978. (W. Bisard, W. Osborn)

"Investigation of the Red Variables in M13," Astronomical Journal 82, 395-402, 1977. (W. Osborn, F. Fuenmayor)

"Technetium in UX Dra," PASP 86, 78-79, 1974 (W. Hackos)

Masters Theses and Papers

Thomas Warfle: "Digital Stellar Spectroscopy."  CMU M.S. thesis, 2003.
Mary E. Hiller:  "A Variability Study of AM Leonis."  CMU M.S. thesis, 2002.
Yoshiyuko Sano: "A New Study of the Open Cluster Stock 1."  CMU M.S. thesis, 2001.
Kerriann Howland-Malatesta : "Absolute Visual Magnitudes & Emission Line Strengths from Accretion Disks of Cataclysmic Var. Stars." CMU M.S. thesis, 1995.

Trung Nguyen : "Non-LTE Calculation of Helium I Line Emission from Cataclysmic Variable Stars." CMU M.S. thesis, 1993.

Mark Vincent : "Optical Image Enhancement of Astrophotographs." CMU M.S. thesis, 1991.

Kevin Lee : "An Analysis of AM Leonis." CMU M.S. thesis, 1989.

S.H. Chuang : "Analysis of the Occultation of SAO 93957." CMU M.S. thesis, 1982.

Roger Spaulding : "BV Photographic Study of the Galactic Cluster Stock 1." CMU M.S. thesis, 1979.

Michael Castelaz : "Photoelectric UBV Light Curves and Period Determination of BX Andromedae." CMU M.S. thesis, 1979.

Joseph Fitch : "Laboratory Exercises on Stellar Atmospheres." CMU M.S. thesis, 1973.

Joan Ludke : "Curves of Growth using Simple Stellar Atmosphere Models." CMU M.S. thesis, 1971.​

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