• 3174 Citations
19992020
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Education/Academic qualification

Physics, PhD, California Institute of Technology

… → 2002

Physics, MSc, University of Toronto

… → 1995

Engineering Science, BASc, University of Toronto

… → 1994

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planets Physics & Astronomy
planet Earth & Environmental Sciences
eccentricity Physics & Astronomy
Jupiter (planet) Physics & Astronomy
Jupiter Earth & Environmental Sciences
eccentrics Physics & Astronomy
chaotic dynamics Earth & Environmental Sciences
protoplanets Physics & Astronomy

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Grants 2011 2020

planets
students
orbits
Pluto (planet)
Kuiper belt
planetary systems
planets
Kepler mission
transit time
dissipation
planetary systems
planets
Kepler mission
systems stability
clearing

Research Output 1999 2019

  • 3174 Citations
  • 42 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Review article
2 Citations (Scopus)

Eccentric Modes in Disks with Pressure and Self-gravity

Lee, W. K., Dempsey, A. M. & Lithwick, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 872, 2, 184.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

eccentrics
gravity
gravitation
eccentricity
graphical method

Long-lived Eccentricities in Accretion Disks

Lee, W. K., Dempsey, A. M. & Lithwick, Y., Sep 1 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal Letters. 882, 1, L11.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

eccentricity
accretion disks
asymmetry
accretion
timescale

Memoirs of a Giant Planet

Wu, Y. & Lithwick, Y., Aug 20 2019, In : Astrophysical Journal. 881, 2, 142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saturn
planets
planet
oscillation
ringing
5 Citations (Scopus)

A Criterion for the Onset of Chaos in Systems of Two Eccentric Planets

Hadden, S. & Lithwick, Y., Sep 2018, In : Astronomical Journal. 156, 3, 95.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

eccentrics
chaotic dynamics
chaos
planets
planet
51 Citations (Scopus)

Kepler Planet Masses and Eccentricities from TTV Analysis

Hadden, S. & Lithwick, Y., Jul 2017, In : Astronomical Journal. 154, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transit
eccentricity
planets
planet
time measurement