SOFIA Publications

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All papers listed here are refereed publications available by searching the Astronomy database of the SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS). The papers listed include those that present scientific results which have made use of data obtained with SOFIA and (denoted by an asterisk, with independent numbering) all the other papers, including those about the observatory and the instruments.

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114. "Dust Production Rates in the Fomalhaut Debris Disk from SOFIA/FORCAST Mid-infrared Imaging"
Adams, J.D., et al., 2018, ApJ, 862, 161.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aacf96; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...862..161A​

113. "Temperature and Para Hydrogen Gradients on Jupiter Observed from the FORCAST Camera on SOFIA"
Conrath, Barney J., et al., 2018, Icarus, 315, 1.
DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2018.05.016; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018Icar..315....1C

112. "The Highly Polarized Dusty Emission Core of Cygnus A"
Lopez-Rodriguez, Enrique, et al., 2018, APJL, 861, L23.
DOI: 10.3847/2041-8213/aacff5​; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...861L..23L​

111. "A Thorough View of the Nuclear Region of NGC 253: Combined Herschel, SOFIA, and APEX Data Set"
Pérez-Beaupuits, J. P., et al, 2018, ApJ, 860, 23.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aabe8e; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...860...23P

110. "The Emission and Distribution of Dust of the Torus of NGC 1068"
Lopez-Rodriguez, Enrique, et al., 2018, APJ, 859, 99.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aabd7b; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...859...99L

109. "The Temporal Development of Dust Formation and Destruction in Nova Sagittarii 2015#2 (V5668 SGR): A Panchromatic Study"
Gehrz, R. D., et al., 2018, APJ, 858, 78.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aaba81; ADS Bibliographic Code: ApJ...858...78G

108. "New Measurements of D/H on Mars Using EXES Aboard SOFIA"
Encrenaz, T., et al., 2018, AAP, 612, A112.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201732367; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018A&A...612A.112E​

107. "Searching for Cool Dust. II. Infrared Imaging of The OH/IR Supergiants, NML Cyg, VX Sgr, S Per, and the Normal Red Supergiants RS Per and T Per"
Gordon, Michael S., et al., 2018, AJ, 155, 212.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-3881/aab961; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018AJ....155..212G​

106. "Unveiling the Chemistry of Interstellar CH. Spectroscopy of the 2 THz N = 2 ← 1 Ground State Line"
Wiesemeyer, H., et al., 2018, A&A, 612, A37.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201731810; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018A&A...612A..37W

105. "Velocity Resolved [C II] Emission from Cold Diffuse Clouds in the Interstellar Medium"
Goldsmith, Paul F., et al., 2018, ApJ, 856, 96.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aab34e​; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...856...96G

104. "First Results from the Herschel and ALMA Spectroscopic Surveys of the SMC: The Relationship between [C II]-Bright Gas and CO-bright Gas at Low Metallicity"
Jameson, Katherine E., et al., 2018, ApJ, 853, 111.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aaa4bb; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...853..111J

103. "High Spectral Resolution SOFIA/EXES Observations of C2H2 toward Orion IRc2"
Rangwala, Naseem, et al., 2018, ApJ, 856, 9.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aaab66; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...856....9R

102. "The Inception of Star Cluster Formation Revealed by [CII] Emission Around an Infrared Dark Cloud"
Bisbas, Thomas G., et al., 2018, MNRAS.
DOI: 10.1093/mnrasl/sly039; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018MNRAS.478L..54B

101. "Stringent Upper Limit of CH4 on Mars Based on SOFIA/EXES Observations"
Aoki, S., et al., 2018, A&A, 610, A78.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201730903; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018A&A...610A..78A

100. "Kinematics of the Horsehead Nebula and IC 434 Ionization Front in CO and C+"
Bally, John, et al., 2018, AJ, 155, 80.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-3881/aaa248; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018AJ....155...80B

99. "An Infrared Study of the Circumstellar Material Associated with the Carbon Star R Sculptoris"
Hankins, M.J., et al., 2018, ApJ, 852, 9.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa9cf0; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018ApJ...852...27H

*47. "The HAWC+ Far Infrared Camera and Polarimeter for SOFIA"
Harper, Doyal A., et al., Accepted 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400081

*46. "The SOFIA Focal Plane Imager: A Highly Sensitive and Fast Photometer for the Wavelength Range 0.4 to 1 Micron"
Pfuller, Enrico, et al., Accepted 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400068

*45. "The SOFIA Telescope in Full Operation"
Peter, Sarah, et al., Accepted 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S225117171840007X

*44. "A Review of Science Ground Operations for the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)"
Ali, Z. A., et al., Accepted 06/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400020 

*43. "FORCAST: A Mid-Infrared Camera for SOFIA"
Herter, T. L., et al., 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400056

*42. "Increasing the SOFIA Secondary Mirror Mechanism’s Fast Steering Capability by Identification of a Structural Resonance and Its Subsequent Elimination Through Mass Re-Distribution"
Lammen, Yannick, et al., 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400019

*41. "FIFI-LS: The Field-Imaging Far-Infrared Line Spectrometer on SOFIA"
Fischer, Christian, et al., 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400032

*40. "Spectral and Spatial Characterization and Calibration of FIFI-LS — The Field Imaging Spectrometer on SOFIA"
Colditz, Sebastian, et al., 07/2018, JAI.
DOI: 10.1142/S2251171718400044​

*39. "Characterization of Si Membrane TES Bolometer Arrays for the HIRMES Instrument"
Barrentine, E. M., et al., 05/2018, JLTP.
DOI: 10.1007/s10909-018-1966-4; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018JLTP..tmp..146B​

*38. "Fabrication of Ultrasensitive TES Bolometric Detectors for HIRMES"
Brown, Ari-David, et al., 04/2018, JLTP.
DOI: 10.1007/s10909-018-1914-3; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2018JLTP..tmp...89B

98. "Simultaneous Multicolour Optical and Near-IR Transit Photometry of GJ 1214b with SOFIA"
Angerhausen, D., et al., 2017, A&A, 608, 12.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201730914; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...608A.120A

97. "The Power of SOFIA/FORCAST in Estimating Internal Luminosities of Low-mass Class 0/I Protostars"
Huard, Tracy L., et al., 2017, ApJ, 851, 2.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa9e06; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...851..115H

96. "The Detection of 6.9 μm Emission Features in the Infrared Spectra of IRAS 04296+3429, IRAS 05341+0852, and IRAS 22272+5435: Evidence for the Presence of Hn-PAHs in Post-AGB Stars"
Materese, Christopher K., et al., 2017, ApJ, 850, 2.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa960d; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...850..165M

95. "[C I], [C II] and CO Emission Lines as a Probe for α Variations at Low and High Redshifts"
Levshakov, S. A., et al., 2017, MNRAS, 471, 2.
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stx1782; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017MNRAS.471.2143L

94. “Ionized gas in the Scutum spiral arm as traced in [N II] and [C II]”
Langer, W. D., et al., 2017, A&A, 607, 59.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201731198; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...607A..59L

93. “First Detection of a THz Water Maser in NGC 7538-IRS1 with SOFIA and New 22 GHz e-MERLIN Maps”
Herpin et al., 2017, A&A, 606, 52.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201731056; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...606A..52H

92. “[C II] Emission from L1630 in the Orion B Molecular Cloud"
Pabst et al., 2017, A&A, 606, 29.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201730881; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...606A..29P

91. "SOFIA/GREAT Discovery of Terahertz Water Masers"
Neufeld, David A. et al., 2017, ApJ, 843, 94.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa7568; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...843...94N

90. "A SOFIA FORCAST Grism Study of the Mineralogy of Dust in the Winds of Proto-planetary Nebulae: RV Tauri Stars and SRd Variables"
Arneson, R. A. et al., 2017, ApJ, 843, 22.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa75cf; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...843...51A

89. "The SOFIA Massive (SOMA) Star Formation Survey. I. Overview and First Results"
De Buizer, J. M. et al., 2017, ApJ, 843, 27.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa74c8; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...843...33D

88. "Nature of Shocks Revealed by SOFIA OI Observations in the Cepheus E Protostellar Outflow"
Gusdorf, al., 2017, A&A, 602, 8.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201730454; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...602A...8G​

87. "Detection of Interstellar Ortho-D2H+ with SOFIA"
Harju, Jorma et al., 2017, ApJ, 840, 63.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa6c69; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...840...63H​

86. "Oxygen Budget in Low-Mass Protostars: The NGC 1333-IRAS4A R1 Shock Observed in [O I] at 63 μm with SOFIA-GREAT"
Kristensen, L.E. et al., 2017, A&A, 601, L4.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201630310​; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...601L...4K​

85. "The Inner 25 au Debris Distribution in the ɛ Eri System"
Su, Kate Y. L. et al., 2017, AJ, 153, 5.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-3881/aa696b; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017AJ....153..226S

84. "Disentangling the ISM phases of the Dwarf Galaxy NGC 4214 Using [C II] SOFIA/GREAT Observations"
Fahrion, K. et al., 2017, A&A, 599, 9.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201629341; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...599A...9F

83. "SOFIA/GREAT [C II] Observations in Nearby Clouds near the Lines of Sight Towards B0355+508 and B0212+735"
Glück, C. B. et al., 2017, A&A, 600, 94.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526454; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017A&A...600A..94G

82. "An Infrared Study of the Dust Properties and Geometry of the Arched Filaments H II Region with SOFIA/FORCAST"
Hankins, M. J. et al., 2017, ApJ, 837, 79.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa5f5b; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...837...79H

81. "Jupiter's para-H2 Distribution from SOFIA/FORCAST and Voyager/IRIS 17-37 µm Spectroscopy"
Fletcher, L. N. et al., 2017, Icarus, 286, 223.
DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2016.10.002; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017Icar...286..223F

80. "A Massive Shell of Supernova-Formed Dust in SNR G54.1+0.3"
Temim, T. et al., 2017, ApJ, 836, 129.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/836/1/129; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...836..129T

79. "SOFIA-EXES Mid-IR Observations of [Fe II] Emission from the Extended Atmosphere of Betelgeuse"
Harper, G. M. et al., 2017, ApJ, 836, 22.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/836/1/22; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...836...22H

78. "Different Origins or Different Evolutions? Decoding the Spectral Diversity Among C-type Asteroids"
Vernazza, P. et al., 2017, AJ 153, 72.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-3881/153/2/72; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017AJ....153...72V

77. "Massive Star Formation in the LMC. I. N159 and N160 Complexes"
Gordon, M. S. et al., 2017, ApJ 834, 122.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/834/2/122; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...834..122G

76. "Discovery of Broad Molecular Lines and of Shocked Molecular Hydrogen from the Supernova Remnant G357.7+0.3: HHSMT, APEX, Spitzer, and SOFIA Observations"
Rho, J., et al., 2017, ApJ 834, 12.
DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/834/1/12; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2017ApJ...834...12R

*37. "Performance of Backshort-Under-Grid Kilopixel TES Arrays for HAWC+"
Staguhn, J. G., et al., 8/2016, JLTP, 184, 811.
DOI: 10.1007/s10909-016-1509-9; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016JLTP..184..811S

*36. "Superconducting Pathways Through Kilopixel Backshort-Under-Grid Arrays"
Jhabvala, C. A., et al., 08/2016, JLTP, 184, 615.
DOI: 10.1007/s10909-016-1487-y; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016JLTP..184..615J

*35. "Parallel Adaptive High-Order CFD Simulations Characterising SOFIA Cavity Acoustics"
Barad,M.F., et al., 07/2016, IJCFD, 30, 437.
DOI: 10.1080/10618562.2016.1222073; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016IJCFD..30..437B

75. "Evidence from SOFIA Imaging of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Formation Along a Recent Outflow in NGC 7027"
Lau, R. M. et al., 2016, ApJ 833, 115.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-637X/830/2/118; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ApJ...833..115L

74. "Disk-Mediated Accretion Burst in a High-Mass Young Stellar Object"
Caratti O Garatti, A., et al., 2016, Nature Physics, 13, 276.
DOI: 10.1038/nphys3942; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016NatPh..13..276C

*34. "The upGREAT 1.9 THz Multi-Pixel High Resolution Spectrometer for the SOFIA Observatory"
Risacher, C., et al., 2016, A&A, 595, 34.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201629045; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...595A..34R

73. "The Mid-Infrared Evolution of the FU Orionis Disk"
Green, J. D., et al., 2016, ApJ 832, 4.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-637X/830/2/118; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ApJ...832....4G

72. "The Orion HII Region and the Orion Bar in the Mid-Infrared"
Salgado, F. et al., 2016, ApJ 830, 118.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-637X/830/2/118; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ApJ...830..118S

71. "Infrared Observations of the Quintuplet Proper Members using SOFIA/FORCAST and Gemini/TReCS"
Hankins, M.J. et al., 2016, ApJ 827, 136.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-637X/827/2/136; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ApJ...827..136H

70. "Investigating the Dusty Torus of Seyfert Galaxies Using SOFIA/FORCAST Photometry"
Fuller, L. et al., 2016, MNRAS 462, 2618.
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stw1780; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016MNRAS.462.2618F

69. "Comparing [C II] , HI, and CO Dynamics of Nearby Galaxies"
deBlok, W. J. G. et al., 2016, AJ, 152, 51.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-6256/152/2/51; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016AJ....152...51D

68. "L1599B: Cloud Envelope and C+ Emission in a Region of Moderately Enhanced Radiation Field"
Goldsmith, Paul F. et al., 2016, ApJ 824, 141.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-637X/824/2/141; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ApJ...824..141G

67. "[C II] 158 μm and [N II] 205 μm Emission from IC 342. Disentangling the Emission from Ionized and Photo-Dissociated Regions"
Röllig, M. et al., 2016 A&A, 591, A33.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526267; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...591A..33R

66. "SOFIA Mid-Infrared Imaging and CSO Submillimeter Polarimetry Observations of G034.43+00.24 MM1"
Jones, T. J. et al., 2016, AJ, 151, 156.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-6256/151/6/156; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016AJ....151..156J

65. "Mapping PAH Sizes in NGC 7023 with SOFIA"
Croiset, B. A. et al., 2016, A&A, 590, A26.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201527714; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...590A..26C

64. "Carbon Gas in SMC Low-Metallicity Star-Forming Regions"
Requena-Torres et al., 2016, A&A, 589, A28.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526244; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...589A..28R

63. "An Apparent Precessing Helical Outflow from a Massive Evolved Star: Evidence for Binary Interaction"
Lau. R. M. et al., 2016, ApJ, 818, 117.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-637X/818/2/117; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ApJ...818..117L

*33. "First Supra-THz Heterodyne Array Receivers for Astronomy With the SOFIA Observatory"
Risacher, C.,et al., 03/2016, TITTST, 6, 199.
DOI: 10.1109/TTHZ.2015.2508005; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016ITTST...6..199R

62. "Searching for Cool Dust in the Mid-to-Far Infrared: The Mass-Loss Histories of the Hypergiants μ Cep, VY CMa, IRC+10420, and ρ Cas"
Shenoy, D., et al., 2016, AJ, 151, 51.
DOI: 10.3847/0004-6256/151/3/51; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016AJ....151...51S

61. "A Map of D/H on Mars in the Thermal Infrared Using EXES Aboard SOFIA"
Encrenaz, T, et al., 2016, A&A, 586, A62.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201527018; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...586A..62E

*32. "The Physics of Water Masers Observable with ALMA and SOFIA: Model Predictions for Evolved Stars"
Gray, M. D., et al., 2016, MNRAS, 456, 374.
DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stv2437; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016MNRAS.456..374G

60. "Infall Through the Evolution of High-Mass Star-Forming Clumps"
Wyrowski, F., et al., 2016, A&A, 585, A149.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526361; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...585A.149W

59. "Far-Infrared Study of Tracers of Oxygen Chemistry in Diffuse Clouds"
Wiesemeyer, H., et al., 2016, A&A, 585, A76.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526473; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...585A..76W

58. "Challenging Shock Models with SOFIA OH Observations in the High-Mass Star-Forming Region Cepheus A"
Gusdorf, A., et al., 2016, A&A, 585, A45.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201425325; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016A&A...585A..45G

*31. "Superconducting Hot-Electron Bolometer: from the Discovery of Hot-Electron Phenomena to Practical Applications"
Shurakov, A., et al., 01/2016, SuScT, 29, 2.
DOI: 10.1088/0953-2048/29/2/023001; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2016SuScT..29b3001S

57. "Spectroscopically Resolved Far-IR Observations of the Massive Star-Forming Region G5.89-0.39"
Leurini, S., et al., 2015, A&A, 584, A70.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526466; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...584A..70L

56. "SOFIA/FORCAST Observations of Warm Dust in S106: A Fragmented Environment"
Adams, J. D., et al., 2015, ApJ, 814, 54.
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/814/1/54; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ApJ...814...54A

55. "Disentangling the Excitation Conditions of the Dense Gas in M17 SW"
Pérez-Beaupuits, J. P., et al., 2015, A&A, 583, A107.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526441; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...583A.107P

54. "The Early Infrared Temporal Development of Nova Delphini 2013 (V339 DEL) Observed with the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) and from the Ground"
Gehrz, R. D., et al., 2015, ApJ, 812, 132.
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/812/2/132; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ApJ...812..132G

53. "The Structure of the Cepheus E Protostellar Outflow: The Jet, the Bowshock, and the Cavity"
Lefloch, B., et al., 2015, A&A, 581, A4.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201425521; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...581A...4L

52. "SOFIA Infrared Spectrophotometry of Comet C/2012 K1 (Pan-STARRS)"
Woodward, C. E., et al., 2015, ApJ, 809, 181.
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/809/2/181; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ApJ...809..181W

51. "First Detection of the 63 μm Atomic Oxygen Line in the Thermosphere of Mars with GREAT/SOFIA"
Rezac, L., et al., 2015, A&A, 580, L10.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526377; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...580L..10R

50. "Fine-Structure Line Deficit in S 140"
Ossenkopf, V., et al., 2015, A&A, 580, A83.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526231; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...580A..83O

49. "Temperatures of Dust and Gas in S 140"
Koumpia, E., et al., 2015, A&A, 580, A68.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201525669; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...580A..68K

48. "Velocity Resolved [C II], [C I], and CO Observations of the N159 Star-Forming Region in the Large Magellanic Cloud: A Complex Velocity Structure and Variation of the Column Densities"
Okada, Y., et al., 2015, A&A, 580, A54.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201525630; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...580A..54O

47. "Witnessing the Emergence of a Carbon Star"
Guzman-Ramirez, L., et al., 2015, MNRAS, 451, L1.
DOI: 10.1093/mnrasl/slv055; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015MNRAS.451L...1G

46. "SOFIA Observations of SN 2010jl: Another Non-Detection of the 9.7 μm Silicate Dust Feature"
Williams, B. J., & Fox, O. D., 2015, ApJ, 808, L22.
DOI: 10.1088/2041-8205/808/1/L22; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ApJ...808L..22W

*30. "4.7-THz Local Oscillator for the GREAT Heterodyne Spectrometer on SOFIA"
Richter, H., et al., 07/2015, ITTST, 5, 539.
DOI: 10.1109/TTHZ.2015.2442155; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ITTST...5..539R

45. "High Spectral and Spatial Resolution Observations of the PDR Emission in the NGC 2023 Reflection Nebula with SOFIA and APEX"
Sandell, G., et al., 2015, A&A, 578, A41.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201525881; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...578A..41S

44. "Sulphur-Bearing Molecules in Diffuse Molecular Clouds: New Results from SOFIA/GREAT and the IRAM 30 m Telescope"
Neufeld, D. A., et al., 2015, A&A, 577, A49.
DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201425391; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015A&A...577A..49N

43. "Observations of Type Ia Supernova 2014J with FLITECAM/SOFIA"
Vacca, W. D., et al., 2015, ApJ, 804, 66.
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/804/1/66; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ApJ...804...66V

42. "Old Supernova Dust Factory Revealed at the Galactic Center"
Lau, R. M., et al., 2015 Science 348, 413
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa2208; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015Sci...348..413L

41. "SOFIA/EXES Observations of Water Absorption in the Protostar AFGL 2591 at High Spectral Resolution"
Indriolo, Nick, et al., 2015 ApJ 802 L14
DOI: 10.1088/2041-8205/802/2/L14; ADS Bibliographic Code: 2015ApJ...802L..14I

40. "Ionized Gas at the Edge of the Central Molecular Zone"
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7. "First Science Observations with SOFIA/FORCAST: Properties of Intermediate-Luminosity Protostars and Circumstellar Disks in OMC-2"
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6. "First Science Observations with SOFIA/FORCAST: 6-37 μm Imaging of Orion BN/KL"
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4. "First Science Results from SOFIA/FORCAST: The Mid-Infrared View of the Compact H II Region W3A"
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3. "First Science Results from SOFIA/FORCAST: Super-Resolution Imaging of the S140 Cluster at 37 μm"
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2. "Mid-IR FORCAST/SOFIA Observations of M82"
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1. "EPOXI: Comet 103P/Hartley 2 Observations from a Worldwide Campaign"
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