Peer-reviewed publications

First author

  • Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.;, (8 coauthors): The Sunburst Arc: Direct Lyman escape observed in the brightest known lensed galaxy. Submitted to Astronomy & Astrophysics. ADS

  • Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (4 coauthors): Of needles and haystacks: spatially resolved gas kinematics in starburst galaxies Haro 11 and ESO 338 from NUV/optical long-slit spectroscopy. Submitted to The Astrophysical Journal. Submitted version

  • Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (3 coauthors): Neutral ISM, Lyα, and Lyman-continuum in the Nearby Starburst Haro11. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 837, Issue 1, article id. 29, 9 pp. ADS

  • Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (17 coauthors): The Lyman Alpha Reference Sample. V. The Impact of Neutral ISM Kinematics and Geometry on Lyα Escape. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 805, Issue 1, article id. 14, 26 pp. (2015). ADS

Co-author

  • Puschnig, J.;, (2 coauthors), Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.;, (6 coauthors): The Lyman continuum escape and ISM properties in Tololo 1247-232 - new insights from HST and VLA. MNRAS, Volume 469, Issue 3, p.3252-3269. ADS

  • Duval, F.; (10 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T.; (7 coauthors): The Lyman alpha Reference Sample VI: Lyman alpha escape from the edge-on disk galaxy Mrk1486. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 587, id.A77, 24 pp. ADS

  • Herenz, E. C.; (18 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (2 coauthors): The Lyman alpha reference sample. VII. Spatially resolved 𝛼 kinematics. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 587, id.A78, 27 pp.. ADS

  • Guaita, L.; (16 coauthors), Rivera-Thorsen, T.; (6 coauthors): The Lyman alpha reference sample. IV. Morphology at low and high redshift. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 576, id.A51, 44 pp (2015). ADS

  • Pardy, S. A.; (3 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (14 coauthors): The Lyman Alpha Reference Sample. III. Properties of the Neutral ISM from GBT and VLA Observations. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 794, Issue 2, article id. 101, 19 pp. (2014). ADS

  • Östlin, G.; (3 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (18 coauthors): The Lyman-alpha Reference Sample: I. Survey outline and first results for Markarian 259. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 797, Issue 1, article id. 11, 23 pp. (2014). ADS

  • Kruehler, T.; (3 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T. J.; (2 coauthors): GRB 140301A: NOT afterglow candidate. GRB Coordinates Network, Circular Service, 15899, 1 (2014). ADS

  • Hayes, M.; (16 coauthors), Rivera-Thorsen, T. E.; (1 coauthor): The Lyman Alpha Reference Sample. II. Hubble Space Telescope Imaging Results, Integrated Properties, and Trends. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 782, Issue 1, article id. 6, 22 pp. (2014). ADS

  • Stritzinger, M. D.; (3 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T. J.; (19 coauthors): VizieR Online Data Catalog: SN 2010ae optical spectra (Stritzinger+, 2014) VizieR On-line Data Catalog: J/A+A/561/A146. Originally published in: 2014A&A…561A.146S ADS

  • Stritzinger, M. D.; (3 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T. J.; (19 coauthors): Optical and near-IR observations of the faint and fast 2008ha-like supernova 2010ae. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 561, id.A146, 22 pp. ADS

  • Fynbo, J. P. U.; (9 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T; (1 coauthor): On the two high-metallicity DLAs at z = 2.412 and 2.583 towards Q 0918+1636. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 436, Issue 1, p.361-370. ADS

  • Sandberg, A.; (5 coauthors); Rivera-Thorsen, T.: Neutral gas in Lyman-alpha emitting galaxies Haro 11 and ESO 338-IG04 measured through sodium absorption. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 552, id.A95, 8 pp. ADS

  • Fynbo, J. P. U.; (13 coauthors); Thorsen, T. J.; (2 coauthors): Galaxy counterparts of metal-rich damped Lyα absorbers - II. A solar-metallicity and dusty DLA at . Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 413, Issue 4, pp. 2481-2488. ADS

Talks, seminars etc.

Invited seminars

  • The impact of ISM kinematics and geometry on Lyman-α escape in the Lyman Alpha Reference Sample, Cosmology seminar, University of Oslo, Norway; September 2015. Program

  • How Kinematics & Geometry of the ISM Affects Lyman-a Radiative Transfer and Escape, Seminar, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA; April 9^th^ 2015.

  • How Kinematics & Geometry of the ISM Affects Lyman-a Radiative Transfer and Escape, Physics & Astronomy Seminar, Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA; March 2015. Event calendar

Contributed talks

  • Of needles and haystacks: High-detail characterization of warm ISM in nearby starbursts. How Galaxies Form Stars, 20 min., Stockholm, Sweden, August 2016. Session program

  • Results of HST-COS Spectroscopy of the LARS galaxies. Lyman Alpha Reference Sample collaboration meeting, 40 minutes, Paris, France; October 2014.

  • The Lyman alpha reference sample: Empirical inferences on the Lyman alpha output from high-resolution ultraviolet spectroscopy, European Week of Astronomy and Space Science, 15 min., Geneva, Switzerland; June 2014. Session program

  • Neutral ISM in young, star-forming galaxies, Ph.D. days, 20 min., Uppsala University, Sweden; April 2014

  • ISM dynamics and geometry in LARS galaxies, Lyman-α As An Astrophysical Tool, 15 min., Stockholm, Sweden; September 2013. Program