Cassandra Lejoly

PTYS/LPL Research Scientists

Kuiper 213

520-621-2824

Cassandra Lejoly (She/Her/Hers)

Research Scientist/Observer, Spacewatch

Ph.D., 2021, The University of Arizona

Small Bodies

Small body, Solar System Formation, Cometary Dust

Recent refereed publications NASA ADS: NASA ADS Author search: Cassandra Lejoly

Recent refereed publications (NASA ADS): Years 2019 through May 2023

Goldberg, Charles, Lejoly, Cassandra, & Samarasinha, Nalin 2023, The Planetary Science Journal. Analysis of CN Coma Morphology Features of Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner

Lejoly, C., Harris, W., Samarasinha, N., Mueller, B. E. A., Howell, E., Bodnarik, J., Springmann, A., Kareta, T., Sharkey, B., Noonan, J., Bedin, L. R., Bosch, J. -G., Brosio, A., Bryssinck, E., de Vanssay, J. -B., Hambsch, F. -J., Ivanova, O., Krushinsky, V., Lin, Z. -Y., Manzini, F., Maury, A., Moriya, N., Ochner, P., & Oldani, V. 2022, The Planetary Science Journal. Radial Distribution of the Dust Comae of Comets 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdus̆áková and 46P/Wirtanen

Springmann, Alessondra, Harris, Walter M., Ryan, Erin L., Lejoly, Cassandra, Howell, Ellen S., Mueller, Beatrice E. A., Samarasinha, Nalin H., Woodney, Laura M., & Steckloff, Jordan K. 2022, The Planetary Science Journal. Repeating Gas Ejection Events from Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdušáková

Lejoly, Cassandra 2021, Ph.D. Thesis. The Effect of Dust in Small Bodies: A Sample of Jupiter Family Comets

Mommert, Michael, Trilling, David E., Hora, Joseph L., Lejoly, Cassandra, Gustafsson, Annika, Knight, Matthew, Moskovitz, Nick, & Smith, Howard A. 2020, The Planetary Science Journal. Systematic Characterization of and Search for Activity in Potentially Active Asteroids

Kareta, Theodore, Andrews, Jennifer, Noonan, John W., Harris, Walter M., Smith, Nathan, O'Brien, Patrick, Sharkey, Benjamin N. L., Reddy, Vishnu, Springmann, Alessondra, Lejoly, Cassandra, Volk, Kathryn, Conrad, Albert, & Veillet, Christian 2020, The Astrophysical Journal. Carbon Chain Depletion of 2I/Borisov

Williamson, B., Sonnett, S., Witry, J., Chatelain, J., Grav, T., Reddy, V., Lejoly, C., Kramer, E., Mainzer, A., Masiero, J., Gritsevich, M., & Bauer, J. 2020, Minor Planet Bulletin. Rotational Properties of Three Hilda Asteroids

Noonan, John W., Reddy, Vishnu, Harris, Walter M., Bottke, William F., Sanchez, Juan A., Furfaro, Roberto, Brown, Zarah, Fernandes, Rachel, Kareta, Theodore, Lejoly, Cassandra, Teja Nallapu, Ravi, Niazi, Haris Khan, Slick, Lindsay R., Schatz, Lauren, Sharkey, Benjamin N. L., Springmann, Alessondra, Angle, Geoff, Bailey, Leandra, Acuna, Derian D., Lewin, Collin, Marchese, Katherina, Meshel, Max, Quintero, Natalie, Tatum, Kyle, & Wilburn, Greg 2019, The Astronomical Journal. Search for the H Chondrite Parent Body among the Three Largest S-type Asteroids: (3) Juno, (7) Iris, and (25) Phocaea

Witry, J., Sonnett, S., Williamson, B., Chatelain, J., Grav, T., Reddy, V., Lejoly, C., Kramer, E., Mainzer, A., Masiero, J., Gritsevich, M., & Bauer, J. 2019, Minor Planet Bulletin. Rotation Properties of Large-Amplitude Hilda Asteroids

Williamson, B., Sonnett, S., Witry, J., Chatelain, J., Grav, T., Reddy, V., Lejoly, C., Kramer, E., Mainzer, A., Masiero, J., Gritsevich, M., & Bauer, J. 2019, Minor Planet Bulletin. Physical Properties of Hilda Binary Asteroid Candidates

Reddy, Vishnu, Kelley, Michael S., Farnocchia, Davide, Ryan, William H., Thomas, Cristina A., Benner, Lance A. M., Dotson, Jessie, Micheli, Marco, Brucker, Melissa J., Bus, Schelte J., Brozovic, Marina, Wheeler, Lorien, Abbasi, Viqar, Bauer, James M., Bonsall, Amber, Brown, Zarah L., Busch, Michael W., Chodas, Paul, Choi, Young-Jun, Erasmus, Nicolas, Fast, Kelly E., Faucher, John P., Fernandes, Rachel B., Ghigo, Frank D., Gilbank, David G., Giorgini, Jon D., Gustafsson, Annika, Hainaut, Olivier, Harris, Walter M., Jao, Joseph S., Johnson, Lindley S., Kareta, Theodore, Kim, Myung-Jin, Koschny, Detlef, Kramer, Emily A., Landis, Rob R., Laurin, Denis G., Larsen, Jeffrey A., Lee, Clement G., Lejoly, Cassandra, Lister, Tim, McMillan, Robert, Masiero, Joseph R., Mathias, Donovan, Mommert, Michael, Moon, Hong-Kyu, Moskovitz, Nicholas A., Naidu, Shantanu P., Nallapu, Ravi Teja, Niazi, Haris Khan, Noonan, John W., Polishook, David, Ryan, Eileen V., Schatz, Lauren, Scotti, James V., Sharkey, Benjamin, Shustov, Boris M., Sickafoose, Amanda A., Silva, Marc A., Slade, Martin A., Slick, Lindsay R., Snedeker, Lawrence G., Springmann, Alessondra, Tholen, David, Trilling, David E., Vodniza, Alberto Q., Wainscoat, Richard, Weryk, Robert, & Yoshikawa, Makoto 2019, Icarus. Near-Earth asteroid 2012 TC4 observing campaign: Results from a global planetary defense exercise

Graduate Outreach Rep - 2019-2020

Helped develop the program: Bringing Math to Middle Schools (currently in limbo because of Covid19)

 

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