1st and significant author Refereed Journal Publications (pdf)
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  1. Alatalo, Katherine; Lacy, Mark; Bitsakis, Theodoros; Brown, Michael J.I.; Ciesla, Laure and 14 co-authors "Welcome to the Twilight Zone: The Mid-Infrared Properties of Poststarburst Galaxies", 2017, The Astrophysical Journal, 843, 9
  2. Alatalo, Katherine; Aladro, Rebeca; Nyland, Kristina; Aalto, Susanne; Bitsakis, Theodoros; Gallagher, John S. & Lanz, Lauranne "After the Interaction: an efficiently star-forming molecular disk in NGC 5195", 2016, the Astrophysical Journal, 830, 137
  3. Alatalo, Katherine; Lisenfeld, Ute; Lanz, Lauranne; Appleton, Philip N.; Cales, Sabrina L.; Kewley, Lisa J.; Lacy, Mark; Medling, Anne M.; Nyland, Kristina; Rich, Jeffery A. & Urry, C. Meg "Shocked POststarbust Galaxy Survey II: The Molecular Gas Content and Properties of a Subset of SPOGs", 2016, the Astrophysical Journal, 827, 106
  4. Alatalo, Katherine; Cales, Sabrina L.; Rich, Jeffery A.; Appleton, Philip N.; Kewley, Lisa J.; Lacy, Mark; Lanz, Lauranne; Medling, Anne M. & Nyland, Kristina "Shocked POststarbust Galaxy Survey I: Candidate Poststarbust Galaxies with Emission Line Ratios Consistent with Shocks", 2016, the Astrophysical Journal Supplements, 224, 38
  5. Alatalo, K.; Appleton, P.N.; Lisenfeld, U.; Bitsakis, T.; Lanz, L.; Lacy, M. and 13 co-authors "Star Formation Suppression in Compact Groups: a New Path to Quenching?", 2015, the Astrophysical Journal, 812, 117
  6. Alatalo, Katherine; Crocker, Alison F.; Aalto, Susanne; Davis, Timothy A.; Nyland, Kristina; Bureau, Martin; Duc, Pierre-Alain; Krajnovic, Davor & Young, Lisa M. "Evidence of boosted 13CO/12CO ratio in early-type galaxies in dense environments", 2015, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 450, 3874
  7. Alatalo, Katherine "Escape, Accretion or Star Formation? The Competing Depleters of Gas in the Quasar Markarian 231", 2015, the Astrophysical Journal Letters, 801, L17
  8. Alatalo, Katherine; Lacy, Mark; Lanz, Lauranne; Bitsakis, Theodoros; Appleton, Philip N. and 9 co-authors "Suppression of star formation in NGC 1266.", 2015, the Astrophysical Journal, 798, 31
  9. Alatalo, Katherine; Appleton, Philip N.; Lisenfeld, Ute, Bitsakis, Theodoros; Guillard, Pierre and 12 co-authors "Strong Far-Infrared Cooling, Peculiar CO Kinematics and Possible Star-formation Suppression in Hickson Compact Group 57.", 2014, the Astrophysical Journal, 795, 159
  10. Alatalo, Katherine; Cales, Sabrina L.; Appleton, Philip N.; Kewley, Lisa J.; Lacy, Mark; Lisenfeld, Ute; Nyland, Kristina & Rich, Jeffrey A. "Catching Quenching Galaxies: The Nature of the WISE Infrared Transition Zone", 2014, the Astrophysical Journal, 794, L13
  11. Alatalo, Katherine; Nyland, Kristina; Graves, Genevieve; Deustua, Susana; Shapiro Griffin, Kristen and 25 co-authors "NGC 1266 as a Local Candidate for Rapid Cessation of Star Formation." 2014, the Astrophysical Journal, 780, 186
  12. Alatalo, Katherine; Davis, Timothy A.; Bureau, Martin; Young, Lisa M.; Blitz, Leo and 21 co-authors "The ATLAS3D project -- XVIII. CARMA CO imaging survey of early-type galaxies", 2013, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 432, 1796
  13. Alatalo, K.; Blitz, L.; Young, L. M.; Davis, T. A.; Bureau, M.; Lopez, L. A. and 23 co-authors "Discovery of an AGN-Driven Molecular Outflow in the Local Early-Type Galaxy NGC 1266", 2011, the Astrophysical Journal, 735, 88
  14. Lisenfeld, U.; Alatalo, K.; Zucker, C.; Appleton, P.N.; Gallagher, S.; Guillard, P. & Johnson, K. "The role of molecular gas in galaxy transition in compact groups", 2017, accepted by Astronomy & Astrophysics (arXiv:1708.09159)
  15. Roberts-Borsani, G.W.; Jiménez-Donaire, M.J.; Daprà, M.; Alatalo, K.; Aretxaga, I.; Álvarez-Márquez, J.; and 16 co-authors "Multiwavelength Characterisation of an ACT-Selected, Lensed Dusty Star-forming Galaxy at z=2.64", 2017, the Astrophysical Journal, 844, 110
  16. Lanz, Lauranne; Ogle, Patrick; Alatalo, Katherine & Appleton, Philip N. "Star Formation Suppression Due to Jet Feedback in Radio Galaxies with Shocked Warm Molecular Gas", 2016, the Astrophysical Journal, 826, 29
  17. McBride, James; Alatalo, Katherine & Nyland, Kristina "Observations of Hydroxyl in Early-type Galaxies", 2015, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 447, 392
  18. Nyland, Kristina; Alatalo, Katherine; Wrobel, J. M.; Young, Lisa M.; Morganti, Raffaella; Davis, Timothy A.; de Zeeuw, P. T. and Deustua, Susana "Detection of a High Brightness Temperature Radio Core in the AGN-Driven Molecular Outflow Candidate NGC 1266.", 2013, the Astrophysical Journal, 779, 173
  19. Davis, Timothy A.; Alatalo, Katherine; Bureau, Martin; Cappellari, Michele; Scott, Nicholas and 21 co-authors "The ATLAS3D project. -- XIV. The extend and kinematics of the molecular gas in early-type galaxies.", 2013, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 429, 534
  20. Davis, Timothy A.; Alatalo, Katherine; Sarzi, Marc; Bureau, Martin and 21 co-authors "The ATLAS3D project -- X. On the origin of the molecular and ionised gas in early-type galaxies", 2011, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 417, 882
  21. Yost, S. A.; Alatalo, K.; Rykoff, E. S.; Aharonian, F.; Akerlof, C. W. and 27 co-authors "Optical Light Curve and Cooling Break of GRB 050502A", 2006, the Astrophysical Journal, 636, 959

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