Megan M. Kiminki

(formerly Megan M. Bagley)

Graduate Student

Department of Astronomy / Steward Observatory
University of Arizona
A picture of teddy-bear cholla. Cactus in bloom in northwest Tucson. Hubble Space Telescope image of the HH 666 protostellar jet. Observing at the Magellan Telescopes. The Magellan telescopes in Chile. Saguaro in Sabino Canyon.

Refereed Publications:


Proper motions of five OB stars with candidate dusty bow shocks in the Carina Nebula

Kiminki, M. M., Smith, N., Reiter, M., & Bally, J.

2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 468, 2469

The dusty silhouette jet HH 1019 in the Carina Nebula

Reiter, M., Kiminki, M. M., Smith, N., & Bally, J.

2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 467, 4441

Ancient eruptions of η Carinae: a tale written in proper motions

Kiminki, M. M., Reiter, M., & Smith, N.

2016, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 463, 845

The O- and B-Type Stellar Population in W3: Beyond the High-Density Layer

Kiminki, M. M., Kim, J. S., Bagley, M. B., Sherry, W. H., & Rieke, G. H.

2015, The Astrophysical Journal, 813, 42

HH 666: different kinematics from H α and [Fe II] emission provide a missing link between jets and outflows

Reiter, M., Smith, N., Kiminki, M. M., & Bally, J.

2015, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 450, 564

Disentangling the outflow and protostars in HH 900 in the Carina Nebula

Reiter, M., Smith, N., Kiminki, M. M., Bally, J., & Anderson, J.

2015, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 448, 3429

Additional Massive Binaries in the Cygnus OB2 Association

Kiminki, D. C., Kobulnicky, H. A., Ewing, I., Bagley Kiminki, M. M., Lundquist, M., Alexander, M., Vargas-Alvarez, C., Choi, H., & Henderson, C. B.

2012, The Astrophysical Journal, 747, 41

The Host Galaxies of Gamma-Ray Bursts. I. Interstellar Medium Properties of Ten Nearby Long-Duration Gamma-Ray Burst Hosts

Levesque, E. M., Berger, E., Kewley, L. J., & Bagley, M. M.

2010, The Astronomical Journal, 139, 674



Conference Abstracts:


Young Stellar Populations in the W3 Star-Forming Region

Bagley, M., Jose, J., Kim, J. S., Bagley, M., Meyer, M. R., Sherry, W., Roccatagliata, V., Townsley, L., & Feigelson, E.

2011, 218th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society (Boston, MA)

Variation of the 9.7 micron Silicate Absorption Feature with Extinction in the Dense Interstellar Medium

Bagley, M., Chiar, J. E., Whittet, D., Waters, L., Tielens, A. G. G. M., Roman-Zuniga, C., Pendleton, Y., Min, M., Lada, C., van Breemen, J., & Tappe, A.

2010, 215th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society (Washington, DC)

Host Galaxies of Long-Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts

Bagley, M., Kewley, L. J., & Levesque, E. M.

2009, 213th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society (Long Beach, CA)

Standard Luminosity-Metallicity And Mass-Metallicity Relations For Local Star-Forming Galaxies In The Optical And Infrared

Bagley, M., May, E. M., Kobulnicky, H. A., & Dale, D. A.

2007, 211th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society (Austin, TX)