Professor Patrick Irwin


Giant Planets of our Solar System
(2nd Edition), Springer-Praxis, 2009

Book Chapters
'Detection methods and properties of known exoplanets', in Exoplanets: Detection, Formation, Properties, Habitability (Ed: J. Mason) Springer-Praxis, 2008

'Jupiter-Sized Planets in the Solar System and Elsewhere', in Solar System Update (Ed: P. Blondel, J. Mason) Springer-Praxis, 2006

F.W. Taylor, S.K. Atreya, Th. Encrenaz, D.M. Hunten, P.G.J. Irwin and T.C. Owen, 'Atmospheric Composition and Chemistry',  in Jupiter (Ed: F.Bagenal), Cambridge University Press, 2004

Journal Articles
Irwin, P.G.J., de Bergh, C., Courtin, R., Bézard, B., Teanby, N.A., Davis, G.R., Fletcher, L.N., Orton, G.S., Calcutt, S.B., Tice, D., Hurley, J. 2012. 'The application of new methane line absorption data to Gemini-N/NIFS and KPNO/FTS observations of Uranus' near-infrared spectrum.' Icarus 220, 369-382.

Irwin, P.G.J., Teanby, N.A., Davis, G.R., Fletcher, L.N., Orton, G.S., Tice, D., Hurley, J., Calcutt, S.B. 2011. 'Multispectral imaging observations of Neptune’s cloud structure with Gemini-North.' Icarus 216, 141 – 158.

Fletcher, L. N., P.G.J. Irwin, G.S. Orton, N.A. Teanby, R.K. Achterberg, G.L. Bjoraker, P.L. Read, A.A. Simon-Miller, C. Howett, R. de Kok, N. Bowles, S.B. Calcutt, B. Hesman and F.M. Flasar, 'Temperature and Composition of Saturn’s Polar Hot Spots and Hexagon', Science, 319, 79, 2008.

Irwin, P.G.J., R. de Kok, A. Negrão, C.C.C. Tsang, C.F. Wilson, P. Drossart, G. Piccioni, D. Grassi, F.W. Taylor, and Venus Express/VIRTIS team, 'Spatial variability of carbon monoxide in Venus’ mesosphere from Venus Express/VIRTIS measurements.', J.Geophys. Res., 113,CiteID E00B01. doi: 10.1029/2008JE003093, 2008.

Irwin, P.G.J., N.A. Teanby, R. de Kok, L.N. Fletcher, C.J.A. Howett, C.C.C. Tsang, C.F. Wilson, S.B. Calcutt, C.A. Nixon, P.D. Parrish, 'The NEMESIS planetary atmosphere radiative transfer and retrieval tool', J. Quant. Spectrosc. and Rad. Trans., 109, 1136 – 1150, 2008.

Irwin, P.G.J., P. Parrish, T. Fouchet, S.B Calcutt, F.W. Taylor, A.A. Simon-Miller, and C.A. Nixon, 'Retrievals of Jovian tropospheric phosphine from Cassini/CIRS', Icarus, 172, 37-49, 2004.

Irwin, P.G.J., and U. Dyudina, 'The retrieval of cloud structure maps in the Equatorial region of Jupiter using a principal component analysis of Galileo/NIMS data', Icarus 156. 52-63, 2002.

A full list of Professor Irwin's published papers can be found online here.

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