Michele Bannister

      Dr Michele Bannister

      Research Fellow

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      Scopus Citations 105

      1. 2018
      2. Published

        Spectroscopy and thermal modelling of the first interstellar object 1I/2017 U1 'Oumuamua

        Fitzsimmons, A., Snodgrass, C., Rozitis, B., Yang, B., Hyland, M., Seccull, T., Bannister, M. T., Fraser, W. C., Jedicke, R. & Lacerda, P. 29 Jan 2018 In : Nature Astronomy. 2, p. 133-137 5 p.

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      3. 2017
      4. Early online date

        Col-OSSOS: Colors of the Interstellar Planetesimal 1I/2017 U1

        Bannister, M. T., Schwamb, M. E., Fraser, W. C., Marsset, M., Fitzsimmons, A., Benecchi, S. D., Lacerda, P., Pike, R. E., Kavelaars, J. J., Smith, A. B., Stewart, S. O., Wang, S-Y. & Lehner, M. J. 18 Dec 2017 In : The Astrophysical Journal. Letters. 851, p. 1-7

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      5. Published

        2014 UB230

        Bannister, M. T., Kavelaars, J. J., Gladman, B. J., Petit, J-M., Burdullis, T., Gwyn, S. D. J., Chen, Y-T. & Alexandersen, M. 07 Dec 2017 In : Minor Planet Electronic Circ., No. 2017-X69 (2017).. 2017, -X68 , 2014 UB230. , 2014 UB230

        Research output: ResearchArticle

      6. Early online date

        2014 UC230

        Bannister, M. T., Kavelaars, J. J., Gladman, B. J., Petit, J-M., Burdullis, T., Gwyn, S. D. J., Chen, Y-T. & Alexandersen, M. 07 Dec 2017 In : Minor Planet Electronic Circ., No. 2017-X69 (2017).. 2017 , -X69, 2017-X69 . , 2017-X69

        Research output: ResearchArticle

      7. Forthcoming

        A dwarf planet class object in the 21:5 resonance with Neptune

        Holman, M. J. , Payne, M. J. , Fraser, W. , Lacerda, P. , Bannister, M. T. , Lackner, M. , Chen, Y-T. , Lin, H. W. , Smith, K. W. , Kotanekova, R. , Young, D. , Chambers, K. , Chastel, S. , Denneau, L. , Fitzsimmons, A. , Flewelling, H. , Grav, T. , Huber, M. E. , Induni, N. , Kudritzki, R-P. & 16 others Krolewski, A., Jedicke, R., Kaiser, N., Lilly, E., Magnier, E. A., Mark, Z., Meech, K. J., Micheli, M., Murray, D., Parker, A., Protopapas, P., Ragozzine, D., Veres, P., Wainscoat, R. J., Waters, C. & Weryk, R. 15 Sep 2017 (Accepted) In : Astronomical Journal. p. 1-12

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      8. Published

        Solar system science with the Wide-Field InfraRed Survey Telescope (WFIRST)

        Holler, B. J. , Milam, S. N. , Bauer, J. M. , Alcock, C. , Bannister, M. T. , Bjoraker, G. L. , Bodewits, D. , Bosh, A. S. , Buie, M. W. , Farnham, T. L. , Haghighipour, N. , Hardersen, P. S. , Harris, A. W. , Hirata, C. M. , Hsieh, H. H. , Kelley, M. S. P. , Knight, M. M. , Kramer, E. A. , Longobardo, A. , Nixon, C. A. & 13 others Palomba, E., Protopapa, S., Quick, L. C., Ragozzine, D., Reddy, V., Rhodes, J. D., Rivkin, A. S., Sarid, G., Sickafoose, A. A., Simon, A. A., Thomas, C. A., Trilling, D. E. & West, R. A. 08 Sep 2017 In : Proceedings of SPIE.

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      9. Published

        Col-OSSOS: Z-Band Photometry Reveals Three Distinct TNO Surface Types

        Pike, R. E., Fraser, W. C., Schwamb, M. E., Kavelaars, J. J., Marsset, M., Bannister, M. T., Lehner, M. J., Wang, S-Y., Alexandersen, M., Chen, Y-T., Gladman, B. J., Petit, J-M. & Volk, K. 31 Aug 2017 In : Astronomical Journal. 154, 3, p. 1-8

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      10. Published

        OSSOS. VI. Striking biases in the detection of large semimajor axis trans-neptunian objects

        Shankman, C., Kavelaars, J. J., Bannister, M. T., Gladman, B. J., Lawler, S. M., Chen, Y-T., Jakubik, M., Kaib, N., Alexandersen, M., Gwyn, S. D. J., Petit, J-M. & Volk, K. 14 Jul 2017 In : Astronomical Journal. 154, 2, p. 1-8

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      11. Published

        OSSOS. V. Diffusion in the Orbit of a High-perihelion Distant Solar System Object

        Bannister, M. T., Shankman, C., Volk, K., Chen, Y-T., Kaib, N., Gladman, B. J., Jakubik, M., Kavelaars, J. J., Fraser, W. C., Schwamb, M. E., Petit, J-M., Wang, S-Y., Gwyn, S. D. J., Alexandersen, M. & Pike, R. E. 22 May 2017 In : Astronomical Journal. 153, 262, p. 1-11

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      12. Published

        All planetesimals born near the Kuiper belt formed as binaries

        Fraser, W. C. , Bannister, M. T. , Pike, R. E. , Marsset, M. , Schwamb, M. E. , Kavelaars, J. J. , Lacerda, P. , Nesvorný, D. , Volk, K. , Delsanti, A. , Benecchi, S. , Lehner, M. J. , Noll, K. S. , Gladman, B. J. , Petit, J. M. , Gwyn, S. D. J. , Chen, Y-T. , Wang, S-Y. , Alexandersen, M. , Burdullis, T. & 2 others Sheppard, S. S. & Trujillo, C. 04 Apr 2017 In : Nature Astronomy. 1, 6 p., 0088. , 0088

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      13. Published

        The Splitting of Double-component Active Asteroid P/2016 J1 (PANSTARRS)

        Moreno, F. , Pozuelos, F. J. , Novaković, B. , Licandro, J. , Cabrera-Lavers, A. , Bolin, B. , Jedicke, R. , Gladman, B. J. , Bannister, M. T. , Gwyn, S. D. J. , Vereš, P. , Chambers, K. , Chastel, S. , Denneau, L. , Flewelling, H. , Huber, M. , Schunová-Lilly, E. , Magnier, E. , Wainscoat, R. , Waters, C. & 3 others Weryk, R., Farnocchia, D. & Micheli, M. 23 Feb 2017 In : Astrophysical Journal Letters. 837, 1, p. 1-6

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      14. Published

        CONSEQUENCES of A DISTANT MASSIVE PLANET on the LARGE SEMIMAJOR AXIS TRANS-NEPTUNIAN OBJECTS

        Shankman, C., Kavelaars, J. J., Lawler, S. M., Gladman, B. J. & Bannister, M. T. 11 Jan 2017 In : Astronomical Journal. 153, 63, p. 1-9

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      15. 2016
      16. Published

        OBSERVATIONAL SIGNATURES of A MASSIVE DISTANT PLANET on the SCATTERING DISK

        Lawler, S. M., Shankman, C., Kaib, N., Bannister, M. T., Gladman, B. & Kavelaars, J. J. 29 Dec 2016 In : Astronomical Journal. 153, 1, p. 1-7

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      17. Published

        Ossos. Iv. discovery of a dwarf planet candidate in the 9:2 resonance with Neptune

        Bannister, M. T. , Alexandersen, M. , Benecchi, S. D. , Chen, Y-T. , Delsanti, A. , Fraser, W. C. , Gladman, B. J. , Granvik, M. , Grundy, W. M. , Guilbert-Lepoutre, A. , Gwyn, S. D. J. , Ip, W-H. , Jakubik, M. , Jones, R. L. , Kaib, N. , Kavelaars, J. J. , Lacerda, P. , Lawler, S. , Lehner, M. J. , Lin, H. W. & 15 others Lykawka, P. S., Marsset, M., Murray-Clay, R., Noll, K. S., Parker, A., Petit, J. M., Pike, R. E., Rousselot, P., Schwamb, M. E., Shankman, C., Veres, P., Vernazza, P., Volk, K., Wang, S-Y. & Weryk, R. 01 Dec 2016 In : Astronomical Journal. 152, 6, 212. , 212

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      18. Published

        The Astropy Problem

        Muna, D. , Alexander, M. , Allen, A. , Ashley, R. , Asmus, D. , Azzollini, R. , Bannister, M. , Beaton, R. , Benson, A. , Berriman, G. B. , Bilicki, M. , Boyce, P. , Bridge, J. , Cami, J. , Cangi, E. , Chen, X. , Christiny, N. , Clark, C. , Collins, M. , Comparat, J. & 134 others Cook, N., Croton, D., Davids, I. D., Depagne, É., Donor, J., Santos, L. A. D., Douglas, S., Du, A., Durbin, M., Erb, D., Faes, D., Fernández-Trincado, J. G., Foley, A., Fotopoulou, S., Frimann, S., Frinchaboy, P., Garcia-Dias, R., Gawryszczak, A., George, E., Gonzalez, S., Gordon, K., Gorgone, N., Gosmeyer, C., Grasha, K., Greenfield, P., Grellmann, R., Guillochon, J., Gurwell, M., Haas, M., Hagen, A., Haggard, D., Haines, T., Hall, P., Hellwing, W., Herenz, E. C., Hinton, S., Hlozek, R., Hoffman, J., Holman, D., Holwerda, B. W., Horton, A., Hummels, C., Jacobs, D., Jensen, J. J., Jones, D., Karick, A., Kelley, L., Kenworthy, M., Kitchener, B., Klaes, D., Kohn, S., Konorski, P., Krawczyk, C., Kuehn, K., Kuutma, T., Lam, M. T., Lane, R., Liske, J., Lopez-Camara, D., Mack, K., Mangham, S., Mao, Q., Marsh, D. J. E., Mateu, C., Maurin, L., McCormac, J., Momcheva, I., Monteiro, H., Mueller, M., Munoz, R., Naidu, R., Nelson, N., Nitschelm, C., North, C., Nunez-Iglesias, J., Ogaz, S., Owen, R., Parejko, J., Patrício, V., Pepper, J., Perrin, M., Pickering, T., Piscionere, J., Pogge, R., Poleski, R., Pourtsidou, A., Price-Whelan, A. M., Rawls, M. L., Read, S., Rees, G., Rein, H., Rice, T., Riemer-Sørensen, S., Rusomarov, N., Sanchez, S. F., Santander-García, M., Sarid, G., Schoenell, W., Scholz, A., Schuhmann, R. L., Schuster, W., Scicluna, P., Seidel, M., Shao, L., Sharma, P., Shulevski, A., Shupe, D., Sifón, C., Simmons, B., Sinha, M., Skillen, I., Soergel, B., Spriggs, T., Srinivasan, S., Stevens, A., Streicher, O., Suchyta, E., Tan, J., Telford, O. G., Thomas, R., Tonini, C., Tremblay, G., Tuttle, S., Urrutia, T., Vaughan, S., Verdugo, M., Wagner, A., Walawender, J., Wetzel, A., Willett, K., Williams, P. K. G., Yang, G., Zhu, G. & Zonca, A. 11 Oct 2016 In : arXiv.

        Research output: ResearchArticle

      19. Published

        The Outer Solar Systems Origins Survey. I. Design and First-quarter Discoveries

        Bannister, M. T. , Kavelaars, J. J. , Petit, J. M. , Gladman, B. J. , Gwyn, S. D. J. , Chen, Y. T. , Volk, K. , Alexandersen, M. , Benecchi, S. D. , Delsanti, A. , Fraser, W. C. , Granvik, M. , Grundy, W. M. , Guilbert-Lepoutre, A. , Hestroffer, D. , Ip, W. H. , Jakubik, M. , Lynne Jones, R. , Kaib, N. , Kavelaars, C. F. & 19 others Lacerda, P., Lawler, S., Lehner, M. J., Lin, H. W., Lister, T., Lykawka, P. S., Monty, S., Marsset, M., Murray-Clay, R., Noll, K. S., Parker, A., Pike, R. E., Rousselot, P., Rusk, D., Schwamb, M. E., Shankman, C., Sicardy, B., Vernazza, P. & Wang, S. Y. 01 Sep 2016 In : Astronomical Journal. 152, 3, 70. , 70

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      20. Published

        OSSOS III - RESONANT TRANS-NEPTUNIAN POPULATIONS: CONSTRAINTS from the FIRST QUARTER of the OUTER SOLAR SYSTEM ORIGINS SURVEY

        Volk, K., Murray-Clay, R., Gladman, B., Lawler, S., Bannister, M. T., Kavelaars, J. J., Petit, J-M., Gwyn, S., Alexandersen, M., Chen, Y-T., Lykawka, P. S., Ip, W. & Lin, H. W. 23 Jun 2016 In : Astronomical Journal. 152, 1, p. 1-25

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      21. Published

        The Detailed Science Case for the Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer: The Composition and Dynamics of the Faint Universe

        McConnachie, A. , Babusiaux, C. , Balogh, M. , Driver, S. , Côté, P. , Courtois, H. , Davies, L. , Ferrarese, L. , Gallagher, S. , Ibata, R. , Martin, N. , Robotham, A. , Venn, K. , Villaver, E. , Bovy, J. , Boselli, A. , Colless, M. , Comparat, J. , Denny, K. , Duc, P-A. & 157 others Ellison, S., Grijs, R. D., Fernandez-Lorenzo, M., Freeman, K., Guhathakurta, R., Hall, P., Hopkins, A., Hudson, M., Johnson, A., Kaiser, N., Koda, J., Konstantopoulos, I., Koshy, G., Lee, K-G., Nusser, A., Pancoast, A., Peng, E., Peroux, C., Petitjean, P., Pichon, C., Poggianti, B., Schmid, C., Shastri, P., Shen, Y., Willot, C., Croom, S., Lallement, R., Schimd, C., Smith, D., Walker, M., Willis, J., Colless, A. B. M., Goswami, A., Jarvis, M., Jullo, E., Kneib, J-P., Konstantopoloulous, I., Newman, J., Richard, J., Sutaria, F., Taylor, E., Waerbeke, L. V., Battaglia, G., Hall, P., Haywood, M., Sakari, C., Schmid, C., Seibert, A., Thirupathi, S., Wang, Y., Wang, Y., Babas, F., Bauman, S., Caffau, E., Laychak, M. B., Crampton, D., Devost, D., Flagey, N., Han, Z., Higgs, C., Hill, V., Ho, K., Isani, S., Mignot, S., Murowinski, R., Pandey, G., Salmon, D., Siebert, A., Simons, D., Starkenburg, E., Szeto, K., Tully, B., Vermeulen, T., Withington, K., Arimoto, N., Asplund, M., Aussel, H., Bannister, M., Bhatt, H., Bhargavi, S. S., Blakeslee, J., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Bullock, J., Burgarella, D., Chang, T-C., Cole, A., Cooke, J., Cooper, A., Matteo, P. D., Favole, G., Flores, H., Gaensler, B., Garnavich, P., Gilbert, K., Gonzalez-Delgado, R., Guhathakurta, P., Hasinger, G., Herwig, F., Hwang, N., Jablonka, P., Jarvis, M., Kamath, U., Kewley, L., Borgne, D. L., Lewis, G., Lupton, R., Martell, S., Mateo, M., Mena, O., Nataf, D., Newman, J., Pérez, E., Prada, F., Puech, M., Recio-Blanco, A., Robin, A., Saunders, W., Smith, D., Stalin, C. S., Tao, C., Thanjuvur, K., Tresse, L., Waerbeke, L. V., Wang, J-M., Yong, D., Zhao, G., Boisse, P., Bolton, J., Bonifacio, P., Bouchy, F., Cowie, L., Cunha, K., Deleuil, M., Mooij, E. D., Dufour, P., Foucaud, S., Glazebrook, K., Hutchings, J., Kobayashi, C., Kudritzki, R-P., Li, Y-S., Lin, L., Lin, Y-T., Makler, M., Narita, N., Park, C., Ransom, R., Ravindranath, S., Reddy, B. E., Sawicki, M., Simard, L., Srianand, R., Storchi-Bergmann, T., Umetsu, K., Wang, T-G., Woo, J-H. & Wu, X-B. 31 May 2016 In : arXiv. 211 p.

        Research output: ResearchArticle

      22. Published

        TRIPPy: Trailed Image Photometry in Python

        Fraser, W., Alexandersen, M., Schwamb, M. E., Marsset, M., Pike, R. E., Kavelaars, J. J., Bannister, M. T., Benecchi, S. & Delsanti, A. 27 May 2016 In : Astronomical Journal. 151, 6, 7 p., 158. , 158

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      23. Published

        OSSOS. II. A sharp transition in the absolute magnitude distribution of the Kuiper Belt's scattering population

        Shankman, C., Kavelaars, J. J., Gladman, B. J., Alexandersen, M., Kaib, N., Petit, J-M., Bannister, M. T., Chen, Y-T., Gwyn, S., Jakubik, M. & Volk, K. 22 Jan 2016 In : Astronomical Journal. 151, 2

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      24. Published

        Physical characterization of TNOs with the James Webb Space Telescope

        Parker, A., Pinilla-Alonso, N., Santos-Sanz, P., Stansberry, J., Alvarez-Candal, A., Bannister, M., Benecchi, S., Cook, J., Fraser, W., Grundy, W., Guilbert, A., Merline, B., Moullet, A., Mueller, M., Olkin, C. & Ragozzine, D. 04 Jan 2016 In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 128, 959, 6 p.

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      25. 2015
      26. Published

        A serendipitous all sky survey for bright objects in the outer solar system

        Brown, M. E., Bannister, M. T., Schmidt, B. P., Drake, A. J., Djorgovski, S. G., Graham, M. J., Mahabal, A., Donalek, C., Larson, S., Christensen, E., Beshore, E. & McNaught, R. Feb 2015 In : Astronomical Journal. 149, 2, 6 p., 69. , 69

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      27. 2013
      28. Published

        A portrait of the extreme solar system object 2012 DR30

        Kiss, C., Szabó, G., Horner, J., Conn, B. C., Müller, T. G., Vilenius, E., Sárneczky, K., Kiss, L. L., Bannister, M., Bayliss, D., Pál, A., Góbi, S., Verebélyi, E., Lellouch, E., Santos-Sanz, P., Ortiz, J. L., Duffard, R. & Morales, N. 2013 In : Astronomy and Astrophysics. 555

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

      29. 2012
      30. Published

        2008 LC18: A potentially unstable Neptune Trojan

        Horner, J., Lykawka, P. S., Bannister, M. T. & Francis, P. 2012 In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 422, 3, p. 2145-2151 7 p.

        Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle