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Faculty Publications H-L
J. Christopher Howk, professor of physics, authored “A Hubble Space Telescope Study of Lyman Limit Systems: Census and Evolution,” with Ribaudo, J., Lehner, N., Howk, J.C., Astrophysical Journal, 736, 42 [23pp] (2011). He wrote “The Interstellar Medium and Star Formation in Edge-On Galaxies. I. NGC 891,” with Yim, K., Wong, T., Howk, J.C., and van der Hulst, J.M., Astronomical Journal, 141, 48 [17pp] (2011). He wrote “Fundamental Properties of the Highly Ionized Plasmas in the Milky Way,” with Lehner, N., Zech, W.F., Howk, J.C., and Savage, B.D. Astrophysical Journal, 727, 46 [28 pp] (2011). He also wrote “Origin(s) of the Highly Ionized High-Velocity Clouds Based on Their Distances,” with Lehner, N., & Howk, J.C. Astrophysical Journal Letters, 709, L138-L141 (2010).