Daniel M. Scolnic, Assistant Professor  

Daniel M. Scolnic

Email Address: daniel.scolnic@duke.edu

Education:
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 2013
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007

Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. Macaulay, E; Nichol, RC; Bacon, D; Brout, D; Davis, TM; Zhang, B; Bassett, BA; Scolnic, D; Möller, A; D’Andrea, CB; Hinton, SR; Kessler, R; Kim, AG; Lasker, J; Lidman, C; Sako, M; Smith, M; Sullivan, M; Abbott, TMC; Allam, S; Annis, J; Asorey, J; Avila, S; Bechtol, K; Brooks, D; Brown, P; Burke, DL; Calcino, J; Carnero Rosell, A; Carollo, D; Carrasco Kind, M; Carretero, J; Castander, FJ; Collett, T; Crocce, M; Cunha, CE; da Costa, LN; Davis, C; De Vicente, J; Diehl, HT; Doel, P; Drlica-Wagner, A; Eifler, TF; Estrada, J; Evrard, AE; Filippenko, AV; Finley, DA; Flaugher, B; Foley, RJ; Fosalba, P; Frieman, J; Galbany, L; García-Bellido, J; Gaztanaga, E; Glazebrook, K; González-Gaitán, S; Gruen, D; Gruendl, RA; Gschwend, J; Gutierrez, G; Hartley, WG; Hollowood, DL; Honscheid, K; Hoormann, JK; Hoyle, B; Huterer, D; Jain, B; James, DJ; Jeltema, T; Kasai, E; Krause, E; Kuehn, K; Kuropatkin, N; Lahav, O; Lewis, GF; Li, TS; Lima, M; Lin, H; Maia, MAG; Marshall, JL; Martini, P; Miquel, R; Nugent, P; Palmese, A; Pan, Y-C; Plazas, AA; Romer, AK; Roodman, A; Sanchez, E; Scarpine, V; Schindler, R; Schubnell, M; Serrano, S; Sevilla-Noarbe, I; Sharp, R; Soares-Santos, M; Sobreira, F; Sommer, NE; Suchyta, E; Swann, E; Swanson, MEC; Tarle, G; Thomas, D; Thomas, RC; Tucker, BE; Uddin, SA; Vikram, V; Walker, AR; Wiseman, P, First cosmological results using Type Ia supernovae from the Dark Energy Survey: measurement of the Hubble constant, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 486 no. 2 (June, 2019), pp. 2184-2196, Oxford University Press (OUP) [doi] .
  2. Abbott, TMC; Alarcon, A; Allam, S; Andersen, P; Andrade-Oliveira, F; Annis, J; Asorey, J; Avila, S; Bacon, D; Banik, N; Bassett, BA; Baxter, E; Bechtol, K; Becker, MR; Bernstein, GM; Bertin, E; Blazek, J; Bridle, SL; Brooks, D; Brout, D; Burke, DL; Calcino, J; Camacho, H; Campos, A; Carnero Rosell, A; Carollo, D; Carrasco Kind, M; Carretero, J; Castander, FJ; Cawthon, R; Challis, P; Chan, KC; Chang, C; Childress, M; Crocce, M; Cunha, CE; D'Andrea, CB; da Costa, LN; Davis, C; Davis, TM; De Vicente, J; DePoy, DL; DeRose, J; Desai, S; Diehl, HT; Dietrich, JP; Dodelson, S; Doel, P; Drlica-Wagner, A; Eifler, TF; Elvin-Poole, J; Estrada, J; Evrard, AE; Fernandez, E; Flaugher, B; Foley, RJ; Fosalba, P; Frieman, J; Galbany, L; García-Bellido, J; Gatti, M; Gaztanaga, E; Gerdes, DW; Giannantonio, T; Glazebrook, K; Goldstein, DA; Gruen, D; Gruendl, RA; Gschwend, J; Gutierrez, G; Hartley, WG; Hinton, SR; Hollowood, DL; Honscheid, K; Hoormann, JK; Hoyle, B; Huterer, D; Jain, B; James, DJ; Jarvis, M; Jeltema, T; Kasai, E; Kent, S; Kessler, R; Kim, AG; Kokron, N; Krause, E; Kron, R; Kuehn, K; Kuropatkin, N; Lahav, O; Lasker, J; Lemos, P; Lewis, GF; Li, TS; Lidman, C; Lima, M; Lin, H; Macaulay, E; MacCrann, N; Maia, MAG; March, M; Marriner, J; Marshall, JL; Martini, P; McMahon, RG; Melchior, P; Menanteau, F; Miquel, R; Mohr, JJ; Morganson, E; Muir, J; Möller, A; Neilsen, E; Nichol, RC; Nord, B; Ogando, RLC; Palmese, A; Pan, Y-C; Peiris, HV; Percival, WJ; Plazas, AA; Porredon, A; Prat, J; Romer, AK; Roodman, A; Rosenfeld, R; Ross, AJ; Rykoff, ES; Samuroff, S; Sánchez, C; Sanchez, E; Scarpine, V; Schindler, R; Schubnell, M; Scolnic, D; Secco, LF; Serrano, S; Sevilla-Noarbe, I; Sharp, R; Sheldon, E; Smith, M; Soares-Santos, M; Sobreira, F; Sommer, NE; Swann, E; Swanson, MEC; Tarle, G; Thomas, D; Thomas, RC; Troxel, MA; Tucker, BE; Uddin, SA; Vielzeuf, P; Walker, AR; Wang, M; Weaverdyck, N; Wechsler, RH; Weller, J; Yanny, B; Zhang, B; Zhang, Y; Zuntz, J; DES Collaboration,, Cosmological Constraints from Multiple Probes in the Dark Energy Survey., Physical Review Letters, vol. 122 no. 17 (May, 2019), pp. 171301 [doi]  [abs].
  3. Kessler, R; Brout, D; D’Andrea, CB; Davis, TM; Hinton, SR; Kim, AG; Lasker, J; Lidman, C; Macaulay, E; Möller, A; Sako, M; Scolnic, D; Smith, M; Sullivan, M; Zhang, B; Andersen, P; Asorey, J; Avelino, A; Calcino, J; Carollo, D; Challis, P; Childress, M; Clocchiatti, A; Crawford, S; Filippenko, AV; Foley, RJ; Glazebrook, K; Hoormann, JK; Kasai, E; Kirshner, RP; Lewis, GF; Mandel, KS; March, M; Morganson, E; Muthukrishna, D; Nugent, P; Pan, Y-C; Sommer, NE; Swann, E; Thomas, RC; Tucker, BE; Uddin, SA; Abbott, TMC; Allam, S; Annis, J; Avila, S; Banerji, M; Bechtol, K; Bertin, E; Brooks, D; Buckley-Geer, E; Burke, DL; Carnero Rosell, A; Carrasco Kind, M; Carretero, J; Castander, FJ; Crocce, M; da Costa, LN; Davis, C; De Vicente, J; Desai, S; Diehl, HT; Doel, P; Eifler, TF; Flaugher, B; Fosalba, P; Frieman, J; García-Bellido, J; Gaztanaga, E; Gerdes, DW; Gruen, D; Gruendl, RA; Gutierrez, G; Hartley, WG; Hollowood, DL; Honscheid, K; James, DJ; Johnson, MWG; Johnson, MD; Krause, E; Kuehn, K; Kuropatkin, N; Lahav, O; Li, TS; Lima, M; Marshall, JL; Martini, P; Menanteau, F; Miller, CJ; Miquel, R; Nord, B; Plazas, AA; Roodman, A; Sanchez, E; Scarpine, V; Schindler, R; Schubnell, M; Serrano, S; Sevilla-Noarbe, I; Soares-Santos, M; Sobreira, F; Suchyta, E; Tarle, G; Thomas, D; Walker, AR; Zhang, Y, First cosmology results using Type Ia supernova from the Dark Energy Survey: simulations to correct supernova distance biases, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, vol. 485 no. 1 (May, 2019), pp. 1171-1187, Oxford University Press (OUP) [doi] .
  4. Brout, D; Scolnic, D; Kessler, R; D'Andrea, CB; Davis, TM; Gupta, RR; Hinton, SR; Kim, AG; Lasker, J; Lidman, C; Macaulay, E; Möller, A; Nichol, RC; Sako, M; Smith, M; Sullivan, M; Zhang, B; Andersen, P; Asorey, J; Avelino, A; Bassett, BA; Brown, P; Calcino, J; Carollo, D; Challis, P; Childress, M; Clocchiatti, A; Filippenko, AV; Foley, RJ; Galbany, L; Glazebrook, K; Hoormann, JK; Kasai, E; Kirshner, RP; Kuehn, K; Kuhlmann, S; Lewis, GF; Mandel, KS; March, M; Miranda, V; Morganson, E; Muthukrishna, D; Nugent, P; Palmese, A; Pan, YC; Sharp, R; Sommer, NE; Swann, E; Thomas, RC; Tucker, BE; Uddin, SA; Wester, W; Abbott, TMC; Allam, S; Annis, J; Avila, S; Bechtol, K; Bernstein, GM; Bertin, E; Brooks, D; Burke, DL; Rosell, AC; Kind, MC; Carretero, J; Castander, FJ; Cunha, CE; Da Costa, LN; Davis, C; De Vicente, J; Depoy, DL; Desai, S; Diehl, HT; Doel, P; Drlica-Wagner, A; Eifler, TF; Estrada, J; Fernandez, E; Flaugher, B; Fosalba, P; Frieman, J; García-Bellido, J; Gruen, D; Gruendl, RA; Gutierrez, G; Hartley, WG; Hollowood, DL; Honscheid, K; Hoyle, B; James, DJ; Jarvis, M; Jeltema, T; Krause, E; Lahav, O; Li, TS; Lima, M; Maia, MAG; Marriner, J; Marshall, JL; Martini, P; Menanteau, F, First Cosmology Results Using SNe Ia from the Dark Energy Survey: Analysis, Systematic Uncertainties, and Validation, The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 874 no. 2 (April, 2019) [doi]  [abs].
  5. Cowperthwaite, PS; Villar, VA; Scolnic, DM; Berger, E, LSST Target-of-opportunity Observations of Gravitational-wave Events: Essential and Efficient, The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 874 no. 1 (March, 2019) [doi]  [abs].

Highlight:
Lead Type Ia SN cosmology studies for Pan-STARRS, DES, LSST and WFIRST.  Work on new image analysis techniques and finding optical counterparts to gravitational waves.