Publications
 
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Refereed Publications
( * Indicates student advised)
 
21.    Price*, E., Rogers, L. A., Dawson, R., and Johnson, J.A. (2014) How Low Can You Go? The Photoeccentric Effect for Planets of Various Sizes. ApJ, (submitted)
 
20.    Rogers, L. A. (2014) Most 1.6 Earth-Radii Planets are not Rocky. ApJ, (submitted).
 
19.    Price*, E. and Rogers, L. A. (2014), Transit Light Curves with Finite Integration Time: Fisher Information Analysis. ApJ, (submitted).
 
18.    Marcy, G. W., Isaacson, H., Howard, A.W., Rowe, J.F., Jenkins, J.M., Bryson, S.T., Latham, D.W., Howell, S.B., Gautier III, T.N., Batalha, N.M., Rogers, L.A., and 90 coauthors (2014), Masses, Radii, and Orbits of Small Kepler Planets: The Transition from Gaseous to Rocky Planets, ApJS, 210, 20.
 
17.    Rappaport, S., Sanchis-Ojeda, R., Rogers, L.A., Levine, A., and Winn, J.N. (2013), The Roche Limit for Close-orbiting Planets: Minimum Density, Composition Constraints, and Application to the 4.2 hr Planet KOI 1843.03, ApJL, 773, L15.
 
16.    Meibom, S., Torres, G., Fressin, F., Latham, D.W., Rowe, J.F., Ciardi, D.R., Bryson, S.T., Henze, C.H., Rogers, L.A., Janes, K., Barnes, S.A., Marcy, G.W., Isaacson, H., Fischer, D.A., Howell, S.B., Horch, E.P., and Jenkins, J.M. (2012), The Planet Frequency in Star Clusters from the Discovery of Two Transiting Mini-Neptunes in NGC6811, Nature, 499, 55-58.
 
15.    Demory, B.-O., Torres, G., Vasco, N., Rogers, L.A., and 12 coauthors (2013), Spitzer Observations of GJ 3470 b: A Very Low-density Neptune-size Planet Orbiting a Metal-rich M Dwarf, ApJ, 768, 154-162.
 
14.    Gilliland, R.L., Marcy, G.W., Rowe, J.F., Rogers, L.A., and 78 coauthors (2013), Kepler-68: Three Planets, One With a Density Between that of Earth and Ice Giants, ApJ. 766, 40-58.
 
13.    Royas-Ayala, B., Hilton, E.J., Mann, A.W., Lepine, S., Gaidos, E., Bonfils, X., Helling, Ch., Henry, T.J., Rogers, L.A., von Braun, K., and Youdin, A. (2012), M Dwarf Stars in the Light of (Future) Exoplanet Searches. Astronomische Nachrichten. (submitted)
 
12.    Carter, J.A., and 41 coauthors including Rogers, L. A. (2012), Kepler-36: A Pair of Planets with Neighboring Orbits and Dissimilar Densities, Science. 337, 556-559.
 
11.    Fressin, F., Torres, G., Rowe, J. F., Charbonneau, D., Rogers, L. A., and 31 coauthors (2012), Two Earth-size planets orbiting Kepler-20. Nature, 482, 195-198.
 
10.    Gautier III, T. M., Charbonneau, D., Rowe, J. F., Marcy, G. W., Isaacson, H., Torres, G., Fressin, F., Rogers, L. A., and 34 coauthors (2012), Kepler-20: A Sun-like Star with Three Sub-Neptune Exoplanets and Two Earth-size Candidates. ApJ, 749, 15-33.
 
9.    Howard, A.W., and 61 coauthors including Rogers, L. A. (2011), Planet Occurrence within 0.25 AU of Solar-type Stars from Kepler. ApJS, 201, 15-34.
 
8.    Rogers, L. A., Bodenheimer, P., Lissauer, J. J., and Seager, S. (2011), Formation and Structure of Low-Density Exo-Neptunes. ApJ, 738, 59-74.
 
7.     Rogers, L. A., and Seager, S (2010), Three Possible Origins for the Gas Layer on GJ~1214b. ApJ, 716, 1208-1216.
 
6.     Rogers, L. A., and Seager, S (2010), A Framework for Quantifying the Degeneracies of Exoplanet Interior Compositions. ApJ, 712, 974-991.
 
5.     Rogers, L. A., Hill, K. A., and Hawkes, R. L. (2005), Mass Loss Due to Sputtering and Thermal Processes in Meteoroid Ablation. Planet. Space Sci., 35, 1341-1354.
 
4.     Rogers, L. A., Hill, K. A., and Hawkes, R. L.  (2005), Optical Predictions for High Geocentric Velocity Meteors}. Earth, Moon, and Planets, 95, 237-244.
 
3.    Hill, K. A., Rogers, L. A., and Hawkes, R. L.  (2005), Sputtering and High Altitude Meteors. Earth, Moon, and Planets, 95, 403-412.
 
2.    Hill, K. A., Rogers, L. A., and Hawkes, R. L. (2005), High Geocentric Velocity Meteor Ablation. A&A, 444, 615-624.
 
1.    Hawkes, R. L., Brown, P. G., Kaiser, N. R., Faloon, A. J., Hill, K. A., and Rogers, L. A. (2005), High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Optical Search for Evidence of Meteoroid Fragmentation. Earth, Moon, and Planets, 95, 587-593.
 
 
Non-Refereed Contributions
 
3.    Rogers, L. A. (2013) Glimpsing the Compositions of Sub-Neptune-Size Exoplanets. Proceedings of the IAU Symposium No. 299
 
2.    Rogers, L. A., and Schechter, P. L. (2010), A Visual Guide to Microlensing. Proceedings of the IAU Symposium No. 276
 
1.    Rogers, L. A., and Seager, S. (2010), GJ1214b and the Prospects for Liquid Water on Super Earths. Proceedings of the IAU Symposium No. 276
 
 
Theses
 
Rogers, L. A. (2012), Formation, Structure and Habitability of Super-Earth and Sub-Neptune Exoplanets.  MIT Physics PhD Thesis
 
Rogers, L. A. (2006), A Theoretical Determination of Meteor Width.  University of Ottawa Honours Thesis