Technical Reviews


Signal Optimization (Fourier Analysis of Astronomical Spectral Profiles):

Smith, M. A., and Gray, D. F. 1976, "Fourier Analysis of Spectral Line Profiles: A New Tool for an Old Art," Pub. Astron. Soc. Pacific, 88, 809.


Nonradial Pulsations in B Stars:

Smith, M. A. 1987, "Observations of Nonradial Pulsations in OB Stars: A Decade of Progress," Hydrodynamic /MHD Problems in Stars, ed. Y. Osaki, (Tokyo: Univ. Tokyo Press), p. 145.


Encyclopedia Reviews:

Smith, M. A. 1992, "beta Cephei Pulsation", The Astronomy and Astrophysics Encyclopedia, ed. S. Maran, (New York: Van Nostrand), p. 708.

Smith, M. A. 1992, "Nonradial Pulsation in B-Type Stars," The Astronomy and Astrophysics Encyclopedia, ed. S. Maran, (New York: Van Nostrand), p. 763.


Velocity Fields in Stars:

Smith, M. A. 1990, "Detection of Stellar Velocity Fields from Line Profile Analysis," Optical Spectroscopic Instrumentation for the 1990s, SPIE, 1318, p. 138.


Be Star Atmospheric Instabilities:

Smith, M. A. 1994, "Photospheric Activity in Selected B Stars," Pulsation, Rotation, and Mass Loss in B Stars, ed. L. Balona and H. Henrichs, (Dordrecht: Kluwer), p.273.

Smith, M. A. 2000, "Recent Spectroscopic Evidence for Aperiodic Activity in Classical Be Stars," IAU Colloq. No. 175, ed. M. Smith, H. Henrichs, and J. Fabregat, ASP Conf. Ser., 292

Smith, M. A., and Robinson, R. D. 2003, "Periods, Cycles, and Chaos in the High-Energy Emissions of gamma Cas," in Interplay of Periodic, Cyclic, and Stochastic Variabilitly in Selected Areas of the H-R Diagram, ASP Conf. Ser. 292, 263


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