Comet ISON Papers and Circulars

Lists of papers that have been accepted or published in peer-reviewed journals, and relevant IAU Circulars and Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams. Note that many of these links point to subscription services. Contact us with any corrections or updates.

Refereed Papers

    • Molecular observations of comets C/2012 S1 (ISON) and C/2013 R1 (Lovejoy): HNC/HCN ratios and upper limits to PH_3
    • Agúndez, M., Biver, N., Santos-Sanz, P., Bockelée-Morvan, D. and Moreno, R.
    • 2014
    • Astron. Astrophys.
    • 564, L2
    • Unusual Water Production Activity of Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON): Outbursts and Continuous Fragmentation
    • Combi, M. R., Fougere, N., Mäkinen, J. T. T., Bertaux, J.-L., Quémerais, E. and Ferron, S.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 788, L7
    • Mapping the release of volatiles in the inner comae of comets C/2012 F6 (Lemmon) and C/2012 S1 (ISON) using the Atacama Large Millimeter/Submillimeter Array
    • Cordiner, M. A., Remijan, A. J., Boissier, J., Milam, S. N., Mumma, M. J., Charnley, S. B., Paganini, L., Villanueva, G., Bockelee-Morvan, D., Kuan, Y.-J., Chuang, Y.-L., Lis, D. C., Biver, N., Crovisier, J., Minniti, D. and Coulson, I. M.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 792, L2
    • Scattered Lyman-α radiation of comet 2012/S1 (ISON) observed by SUMER/SOHO
    • Curdt, W., Boehnhardt, H., Vincent, J.-B., Solanki, S. K., Schühle, U. and Teriaca, L.
    • 2014
    • Astron. Astrophys.
    • 567, L1
    • Imaging Comet ISON C/2012 S1 in the Inner Corona at Perihelion
    • Druckmüller, M., Habbal, S. R., Aniol, P., Ding, A. and Morgan, H.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 784, L22
    • The location of Oort Cloud comets C/2011 L4 Panstarrs and C/2012 S1 ISON on a comet evolutionary diagram
    • Ferrín, I.
    • 2014
    • Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc.
    • 442, 1731-1754
    • Hubble Space Telescope Pre-perihelion ACS/WFC Imaging Polarimetry of Comet ISON (C/2012 S1) at 3.81 AU
    • Hines, D. C., Videen, G., Zubko, E., Muinonen, K., Shkuratov, Y., Kaydash, V. G., Knight, M. M., Sitko, M. L., Lisse, C. M., Mutchler, M., Hammer, D. and Yanamandra-Fisher, P. A.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 780, L32
    • Preliminary Analysis of SOHO/STEREO Observations of Sungrazing Comet ISON (C/2012 S1) around Perihelion
    • Knight, M. M. and Battams, K.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 782, L37
    • Photometry of Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Krišandová, Z., Ivanova, O., Svoreň, J., Borisenko, S. and Andreev, M.
    • 2014
    • Contrib. Astron. Obs. Skalnaté Pleso
    • 43, 455-457
    • Hubble Space Telescope Observations of the Nucleus of Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Lamy, P. L., Toth, I. and Weaver, H. A.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 794, L9
    • Characterizing the Dust Coma of Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) at 4.15 AU from the Sun
    • Li, J.-Y., Kelley, M. S. P., Knight, M. M., Farnham, T. L., Weaver, H. A., A'Hearn, M. F., Mutchler, M. J., Kolokolova, L., Lamy, P. and Toth, I.
    • 2013
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 779, L3
    • Outgassing Behavior of C/2012 S1 (ISON) from 2011 September to 2013 June
    • Meech, K. J., Yang, B., Kleyna, J., Ansdell, M., Chiang, H.-F., Hainaut, O., Vincent, J.-B., Boehnhardt, H., Fitzsimmons, A., Rector, T., Riesen, T., Keane, J. V., Reipurth, B., Hsieh, H. H., Michaud, P., Milani, G., Bryssinck, E., Ligustri, R., Trabatti, R., Tozzi, G.-P., Mottola, S., Kuehrt, E., Bhatt, B., Sahu, D., Lisse, C., Denneau, L., Jedicke, R., Magnier, E. and Wainscoat, R.
    • 2013
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 776, L20
    • On the Dust Environment of Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) from 12 AU Pre-perihelion to the End of its Activity around Perihelion
    • Moreno, F., Pozuelos, F., Aceituno, F., Casanova, V., Duffard, R., López-Moreno, J. J., Molina, A., Ortiz, J. L., Santos-Sanz, P., Sota, A., Diepvens, A., Segundo, A. S., Bell, C., Labordena, C., Bryssinck, E., Cortés, E., Reina, E., García, F., Gómez, F., Limón, F., Soldán, F., Tifner, F., Muler, G., Almendros, I., Aledo, J., Bel, J., Carrillo, J., Castellano, J., Curto, J., Gaitan, J., Salto, J. L., Lopesino, J., Lozano, J., Hernández, J. F., González, J. J., Martín, J. L., Aymamí, J. M., Bosch, J. M., Fernández, J. M., Vidal, J. R., Montoro, L., Tremosa, L., Campas, M., Canales, O., Dekelver, P. J., Benavides, R., Naves, R., Castillo, R., Climent, T., Cupillari, T. and Yanamandra-Fisher, P.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J.
    • 791, 118
    • Herschel and IRAM-30 m observations of comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) at 4.5 AU from the Sun
    • O'Rourke, L., Bockelée-Morvan, D., Biver, N., Altieri, B., Teyssier, D., Jorda, L., Debout, V., Snodgrass, C., Küppers, M., A'Hearn, M., Müller, T. G. and Farnham, T.
    • 2013
    • Astron. Astrophys.
    • 560, A101
    • Relating Changes in Cometary Rotation to Activity: Current Status and Applications to Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Samarasinha, N. H. and Mueller, B. E. A.
    • 2013
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 775, L10
    • ^14NH_2/^15NH_2 Ratio in Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) Observed during its Outburst in 2013 November
    • Shinnaka, Y., Kawakita, H., Kobayashi, H., Nagashima, M. and Boice, D. C.
    • 2014
    • Astrophys. J., Lett.
    • 782, L16

Circulars

Chronological order:
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Sako, S., Maehara, H., Motohara, K., Nishijima, S., Kikuchi, Y., Arimatsu, K., Sarugaku, Y. and Nakano, S.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3767, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Combi, M. R., Bertaux, J.-L., Quemerais, E., Maekinen, J. T. T. and Ferron, S.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9266, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Knight, M., Battams, K. and Nakano, S.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3731, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Sekanina, Z., Marcus, J. N. and Battams, K.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3723, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Boehnhardt, H., Vincent, J. B., Chifu, C., Inhester, B., Oklay, N., Podlipnik, B., Snodgrass, C. and Tubiana, C.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3731, 3
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Sekanina, Z.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3731, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Delamere, W. A., McEwen, A. S., Heyd, R., Mattson, S., Li, J.-Y. and Lisse, C. M.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3720, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Bonev, B., DiSanti, M. A., Gibb, E. L., Villanueva, G. L., Paganini, L, and Mumma, M. J
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3720, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Williams, G. V.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3720, 3
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Lisse, C. M., Wolk, S. J., Christian, D. J., Dennerl, K., Bodewits, D., Combi, M. R., Lepri, S. T. and Zurbuchen, T. H.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3719, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Opitom, C., Jehin, E., Manfroid, J. and Gillon, M.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3711, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Bodewits, D., Farnham, T. and A'Hearn, M. F.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3718, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Ye, Q., Hui, M.-T. and Gao, X.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3718, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Boehnhardt, H., Tubiana, C., Oklay, N., Vincent, J. B., Hopp, U., Ries, C., Schmidt, M., Riffeser, A. and Goessl, C.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3715, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Crovisier, J., Colom, P., Biver, N. and Bockelee-Morvan, D.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3711, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Biver, N., Agundez, M., Santos-Sanz, P., Crovisier, J., Bockelee-Morvan, D. and Moreno, R.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3711, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Opitom, C., Jehin, E., Manfroid, J. and Gillon, M.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3711, 3
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Mumma, M. J., DiSanti, M. A., Paganini, L., Villanueva, G. L., Bonev, B. P., Gibb, E. L., Keane, V. and Meech, K. J.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9263, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Paganini, L., Blake, G. L., DiSanti, M. A., Bonev, B. P. and Mumma, M. J.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9263, 3
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Opitom, C., Jehin, E., Manfroid, J. and Gillon, M.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3693, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Coulson, I. M., Milam, S. N., Villanueva, G. L., Charnley, S. B. DiSanti, M. A., Mumma, M. J., and Kuan, Y.-J. and Remijan, A. J.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3693, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Dello Russo, N., Vervack, R. J., Kawakita, H., Cochran, A., Harris, W., Weaver, H., Kobayashi, H., Biver, N., Bockelee-Morvan, D., Crovisier, J., Jehin, E. and Lisse, C.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3687, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Sitko, M. L., Russell, R. W., Yanamandra-Fisher, P., Volquardsen, E. and Golisch, W.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9262, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Weaver, H., Feldman, P., McCandliss, S., A'Hearn, M., Bodewits, D., Combi, M. and Dello Russo, N.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3680, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Keane, V., Meech, K. J., Mumma, M. J., DiSanti, M. A., Paganini, L., Bonev, B. P. and Villanueva, G. L.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9261, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Mumma, M. J., DiSanti, M. A., Paganini, L., Villanueva, G. L., Bonev, B. P., Keane, V. and Meech, K. J.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9261, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Fitzsimmons, A., Lacerda, P., Lowry, S., Jones, G., Ramanjooloo, Y. and Marchant, J.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9261, 3
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Schleicher, D.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9260, 1
    • Comets C/2012 S1 (ISON), C/2012 K1 (PANSTARRS) and C/2010 S1 (LINEAR)
    • Yang, B.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3622, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Bodewits, D., Farnham, T. and A'Hearn, M. F.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3608, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Lisse, C. M., Vervack, R. J., Weaver, H. A., Bauer, J. M., Fernandez, Y. R., Kelley, M. S. P., Knight, M. M., Hines, D., Li, J.-Y., Reach, W., Sitko, M. L., Yanamandra-Fisher, P. A., Meech, K. J. and Rayner, J.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3598, 2
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Schleicher, D.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9257, 3
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Li, J.-Y., Weaver, H. A., Kelley, M. S., Farnham, T. L., A'Hearn, M. F., Knight, M. M., Mutchler, M. J., Lamy, P., Toth, I., Yoshimoto, K., Gonzalez, J. J., Shurpakov, S., Pilz, U. and Scarmato, T.
    • 2013
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3496, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Schleicher, D.
    • 2013
    • IAU Circ.
    • 9254, 1
    • Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON)
    • Novski, V., Novichonok, A., Burhonov, O., Ryan, W. H., Ryan, E. V., Sato, H., Guido, E., Sostero, G., Howes, N. and Williams, G. V.
    • 2012
    • Central Bureau Electronic Telegrams
    • 3238, 1