Glenn Veeder - Senior Scientist

Research Interests

  • Infrared monitoring of the volcanoes and models for the heat flow of Io.
  • Infrared observations and modeling of asteroids and satellites.
  • Groundbased telescopic JHK photometry, visual and near-infrared spectrophotometry, and radiometry of asteroid families, near Earth asteroids and the Galilean satellites.
  • Infrared Astronomical Satellite (IRAS) observations and cataloging of asteroids.
  • International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE) Satellite ultraviolet observations of asteroids.
  • Imaging for near-infrared companions of M dwarf stars in the solar neighborhood with the Hale Telescope and including coronagraphic techniques at the Infrared Telescope Facility (IRTF) and Keck I.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Veeder, G. J., A. G. Davies, D. A. Williams, D. L. Matson, T. V. Johnson, and J. Radebaugh (2010), Io: Heat Flow from Dark Paterae, Icarus, 212 (1), 236-261, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2010.09.026.

Veeder, G. J., A. G. Davies, D. L. Matson, and T. V. Johnson (2009), Io: heat flow from dark volcanic fields, Icarus, 204 (1), 239-253, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2009.06.027.

Matson, D. L., A. G. Davies, G. J. Veeder, J. A. Rathbun, T. V. Johnson, and J. C. Castillo (2006), Io: Loki Patera as a magma sea, Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets, 111 (E09002), DOI: 10.1029/2006JE002703.

Davies, A. G., D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, T. V. Johnson, and D. L. Blaney (2005), Post-solidification cooling and the age of Io's lava flows, Icarus, 176 (1), 123-137, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2005.01.015.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, T. V. Johnson, A. G. Davies, and D. L. Blaney (2004), The polar contribution to the heat flow of Io, Icarus, 169 (1), 264-270, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2003.11.016.

Matson, D. L., T. V. Johnson, G. J. Veeder, D. L. Blaney, and A. G. Davies (2001), Upper bound on Io's heat flow, Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets, 106 (E12), 33021-33024, DOI: 10.1029/2000JE001374.

Brown, R. H., D. P. Cruikshank, Y. Pendleton, and G. J. Veeder (1999), Water ice on Nereid, Icarus, 139 (2), 374-378, DOI: 10.1006/icar.1999.6109.

Brown, R. H., D. P. Cruikshank, Y. Pendleton, and G. J. Veeder (1998), Identification of water ice on the Centaur 1997 CU26, Science, 280 (5368), 1430-1432, DOI: 10.1126/science.280.5368.1430.

Blaney, D. L., G. J. Veeder, D. L. Matson, T. V. Johnson, J. D. Goguen, and J. R. Spencer (1997), Io's Thermal Anomalies: Clues to their origins from comparing ground based observations between 1 and 20 µm, Geophysical Research Letters, 24, 2459-2462.

Brown, R. H., D. P. Cruikshank, Y. Pendleton, and G. J. Veeder (1997), Surface composition of Kuiper belt object 1993SC, Science, 276 (5314), 937-939, DOI: 10.1126/science.276.5314.937.

Blaney, D. L., T. V. Johnson, D. L. Matson, and G. J. Veeder (1995), Volcanic eruptions on Io: Heat flow, resurfacing, and lava composition, Icarus, 113 (1), 220-225, DOI: 10.1006/icar.1995.1020.

Johnson, T. V., D. L. Matson, D. L. Blaney, G. J. Veeder, and A. G. Davies (1995), Stealth plumes on Io, Geophysical Research Letters, 22 (23), 3293-3296, DOI: 10.1029/95GL03084.

Matson, D. L., T. V. Johnson, D. L. Blaney, and G. J. Veeder (1995), Ground-based Observations of Io, Reviews of Geophysics, Supplement (July 1995), 505-508.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, P. D. Owensby, J. C. Gradie, J. F. Bell III, and E. F. Tedesco (1995), Eos, Koronis, and Maria family asteroids: Infrared (JHK) Photometry, Icarus, 114 (1), 186-196, DOI: 10.1006/icar.1995.1053.

Orton, G. S., A. J. Friedson, P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher, J. Caldwell, H. B. Hammel, K. H. Baines, J. T. Bergstralh, T. Z. Martin, R. A. West, G. J. Veeder, D. K. Lynch, R. Russell, M. E. Malcom, W. F. Golisch, D. M. Griep, C. D. Kaminski, A. T. Tokunaga, T. Herbst, and M. Shure (1994), Spatial organization and time dependence of Jupiter's tropospheric temperatures, Science, 265 (5172), 625-631, DOI: 10.1126/science.265.5172.625.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, T. V. Johnson, D. L. Blaney, and J. D. Goguen (1994), Io's heat flow from infrared radiometry: 1980-1993, Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets, 99 (E8), 17095-17162, DOI: 10.1029/94JE00637.

Hanner, M. S., G. J. Veeder, and A. T. Tokunaga (1992), The dust coma of comet P/Giacobini-Zinner in the infrared, Astronomical Journal, 104 (1), 386-393, DOI: 10.1086/116245.

Tedesco, E. F., G. J. Veeder, J. W. Fowler, and J. R. Chillemi (1992), IRAS Minor Planet Survey, PL-TR-92-2049, NTIS.

Matson, D. L., G. J. Veeder, E. F. Tedesco, and L. A. Lebofsky (1989), The IRAS asteroid and comet survey, in Asteroids II, edited by R. P. Binzel, T. Gehrels and M. S. Matthews, pp. 269-281, University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

McFadden, L. A., D. J. Tholen, and G. J. Veeder (1989), Physical properties of Aten, Apollo and Amor asteroids, in Asteroids II, edited by R. P. Binzel, T. Gehrels and M. S. Matthews, pp. 442-467, University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Tedesco, E. F., D. L. Matson, and G. J. Veeder (1989), Classification of IRAS asteroids, in Asteroids II, edited by R. P. Binzel, T. Gehrels and M. S. Matthews, pp. 290-297, University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Tedesco, E. F., J. G. Williams, D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, J. C. Gradie, and L. A. Lebofsky (1989), A three-parameter asteroid taxonomy, Astronomical Journal, 97, 580-606, DOI: 10.1086/115007.

Tedesco, E. F., J. G. Williams, D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, J. C. Gradie, and L. A. Lebofsky (1989), Three-parameter asteroid taxonomy classifications, in Asteroids II, edited by R. P. Binzel, T. Gehrels and M. S. Matthews, pp. 1151-1161, University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Veeder, G. J., M. S. Hanner, D. L. Matson, E. F. Tedesco, L. A. Lebofsky, and A. T. Tokunaga (1989), Radiometry of near-Earth asteroids, Astronomical Journal, 97 (4), 1211-1219, DOI: 10.1086/115064.

Veeder, G. J., E. F. Tedesco, and D. L. Matson (1989), Asteroid results from the IRAS survey, in Asteroids II, edited by R. P. Binzel, T. Gehrels and M. S. Matthews, pp. 282-289, University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Goguen, J. D., W. M. Sinton, D. L. Matson, R. R. Howell, H. M. Dyck, T. V. Johnson, R. H. Brown, G. J. Veeder, A. L. Lane, R. M. Nelson, and R. A. McLaren (1988), Io hot spots: Infrared photometry of satellite occulations, Icarus, 76, 465-484.

Johnson, T. V., G. J. Veeder, D. L. Matson, R. H. Brown, R. M. Nelson, and D. Morrison (1988), Io: Evidence for silicate volcanism in 1986, Science, 242 (4883), 1280-1283, DOI: 10.1126/science.242.4883.1280.

Lebofsky, L. A., E. F. Tedesco, and G. J. Veeder (1988), Infrared light-curves of asteroids 532 Herculina and 45 Eugenia: Proof of the absence of significant albedo markings, Icarus, 75 (3), 518-526, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(88)90161-3.

Tedesco, E. F., D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, and L. A. Lebofsky (1988), IRAS observations of asteroids, in Comets to Cosmology, edited by A. Lawrence, pp. 19-26, Springer-Verlag, New York.

Hanner, M. S., R. L. Newburn, H. Spinrad, and G. J. Veeder (1987), Comet Sugano-Saigusa-Fujikawa (1983v). A small Puzzling Comet, Astronomical Journal, 94 (4), 1081-1087, DOI: 10.1086/114544.

Nelson, R. M., A. L. Lane, D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, B. J. Buratti, and E. F. Tedesco (1987), Spectral geometric albedos of the Galilean satellites from 0.24 - 0.34 µm observations with the International Ultraviolet Explorer satellite, Icarus, 72 (2), 358-380, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(87)90180-1.

Tedesco, E. F., G. J. Veeder, R. S. Dunbar, and L. A. Lebofsky (1987), IRAS constraints on the sizes of Pluto and Charon, Nature, 327, 127-129, DOI: 10.1038/327127a0.

Veeder, G. J., M. S. Hanner, and D. J. Tholen (1987), The nucleus of comet P/Arend-Rigaux, Astronomical Journal, 94, 169-173, DOI: 10.1086/114460.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, E. F. Tedesco, L. A. Lebofsky, and J. C. Gradie (1987), Radiometry of Deimos, Astronomical Journal, 94, 1361-1363, DOI: 10.1086/114574.

Gear, W. K., L. M. J. Brown, E. I. Robson, P. A. R. Ade, M. J. Griffin, M. G. Smith, I. G. Nolt, J. V. Radostitz, G. J. Veeder, and L. A. Lebofsky (1986), Multifrequency observations of blazers II. The variability of the 1 µm and 2µm continuum, Astrophysics Journal, 204, 295-304.

Lebofsky, L. A., D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, and E. F. Tedesco (1986), The IRAS asteroid thermal model, in IRAS Asteroid and Comet Survey, edited by D. L. Matson, pp. 7-1 to 7-18.

Lebofsky, L. A., M. V. Sykes, G. J. Veeder, E. F. Tedesco, D. L. Matson, R. H. Brown, J. C. Gradie, M. A. Feierberg, and R. J. Rudy (1986), A refined 'standard' thermal model for asteroids based on observations of 1 Ceres and 2 Pallas, Icarus, 68 (2), 239-251, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(86)90021-7.

Matson, D. L., G. J. Veeder, E. F. Tedesco, L. A. Lebofsky, and R. G. Walker (1986), IRAS Survey of Asteroids, Advances in Space Research, 6 (7), 47-56, DOI: 10.1016/0273-1177(86)90210-3.

Veeder, G. J. (1986), The IRAS asteroid data, in IRAS Asteroid and Comet Survey, edited by D. L. Matson, pp. 2-1 to 2-54.

Walker, R. G., D. L. Matson, and G. J. Veeder (1986), IRAS Observations of Comets, Advances in Space Research, 6 (7), 57-66, DOI: 10.1016/0273-1177(86)90211-5.

Gear, W. K., E. I. Robson, P. A. R. Ade, M. J. Griffin, L. M. J. Brown, M. G. Smith, I. G. Nolt, J. V. Radostitz, G. J. Veeder, and L. A. Lebofsky (1985), Multifrequency observations of blazers I. The shape of the 1 µm to 2 µm continuum, Astrophysics Journal, 291, 511-517.

Hanner, M. S., E. F. Tedesco, A. T. Tokunaga, G. J. Veeder, G. J. Lester, F. C. Witteborn, J. D. Bregman, J. C. Gradie, and L. A. Lebofsky (1985), The dust coma of periodic comet Churymov-Gerasimenko (1982 VIII), Icarus, 64 (1), 11-19, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(85)90034-X.

Lebofsky, L. A., M. V. Sykes, I. G. Nolt, J. V. Radostitz, G. J. Veeder, D. L. Matson, P. A. R. Ade, M. J. Griffin, W. K. Gear, and E. I. Robson (1985), Submillimeter observations of the asteroid 10 Hygiea, Icarus, 63 (2), 192-200, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(85)90003-X.

Vilas, F., D. J. Tholen, L. A. Lebofsky, H. Campins, G. J. Veeder, R. P. Binzel, and A. T. Tokunaga (1985), Physical parameters of near-Earth asteroid 1982 DV, Icarus, 63 (2), 201-205, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(85)90004-1.

Hanner, M. S., and G. J. Veeder (1984), JHK photometry of comet Bowell (1982 I), Icarus, 60 (3), 445-448, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(84)90153-2.

Johnson, T. V., D. Morrison, D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, R. H. Brown, and R. M. Nelson (1984), Volcanic Hotspots on Io: Stability and longitudinal distribution, Science, 226 (4671), 134-137, DOI: 10.1126/science.226.4671.134.

Eaton, N., S. F. Green, R. S. McCheyne, A. J. Meadows, and G. J. Veeder (1983), Observations of asteroids in the 3- to 4- micron region, Icarus, 55 (2), 245-249, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(83)90079-9.

Hanner, M. S., A. T. Tokunaga, G. J. Veeder, and M. F. A'Hearn (1983), Infrared photometry of the dust in Comets, Astronomical Journal, 89, 162-169.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, C. Kowal, and G. Hoover (1983), Infrared (JHK) Photometry of Asteroids II, Astronomical Journal, 88 (7), 1060-1063, DOI: 10.1086/113394.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, and E. F. Tedesco (1983), The R asteroids reconsidered, Icarus, 55 (1), 117-180, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(83)90058-1.

Veeder, G. J., and D. L. Matson (1982), Asteroid results expected from IRAS, in The Infrared Astronomical Satellite (IRAS) and the Asteroids, edited by W. C. Wells, pp. 117-139.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, and C. Kowal (1982), Infrared (JHK) photometry of asteroids, Astronomical Journal, 87 (5), 834-839.

Lebofsky, L. A., G. J. Veeder, G. J. Rieke, M. J. Lebofsky, D. L. Matson, and E. E. Becklin (1981), The albedo and diameter of 1862 Apollo, Icarus, 48 (2), 335-338, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(81)90114-7.

Veeder, G. J., and M. S. Hanner (1981), Infrared photometry of comets Bowell and P/Stephan-Oterma, Icarus, 47 (3), 381-387, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(81)90186-X.

Veeder, G. J., E. F. Tedesco, D. J. Tholen, A. T. Tokunaga, C. Kowal, K. Matthews, G. Neugebauer, and B. T. Soifer (1981), The diameter and albedo of 1943 Anteros, Icarus, 46 (2), 281-284, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(81)90216-5.

Veeder, G. J., and D. L. Matson (1980), The relative reflectance of Iapetus at 1.6 and 2.2 µm, Astronomical Journal, 85, 969-972, DOI: 10.1086/112759.

Larson, H. P., and G. J. Veeder (1979), Infrared spectral reflectance of asteroid surfaces, in Asteroids, edited by T. Gehrels, pp. 724-744.

Lebofsky, L. A., G. J. Veeder, M. J. Lebofsky, and D. L. Matson (1978), Visual and radiometric photometry of 1580 Betulia, Icarus, 35 (3), 336-343, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(78)90086-6.

Matson, D. L., G. J. Veeder, and L. A. Lebofsky (1978), Infrared observations of asteroid surfaces from earth and space, paper presented in Asteroids: An Exploration Assessment, NASA Scientific and Technical Information Office, University of Chicago, January 19-21, 1978, 127-144.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, and J. C. Smith (1978), Visual and infrared photometry of asteroids, Astronomical Journal, 83, 651-663, DOI: 10.1086/112249.

Matson, D. L., T. V. Johnson, and G. J. Veeder (1977), Asteroid infrared reflectances and compositional implications, in Comets-Asteroids, Meteorites, Interrelations, Evolution and Origins, edited by A. H. Delsemme, pp. 229-241, University of Toledo, Toledo.

Matson, D. L., T. V. Johnson, and G. J. Veeder (1977), Soil maturity and planetary regoliths: The Moon, Mercury, and the asteroids, paper presented in 8th Lunar Science Conference Proceedings, Houston, TX, March 14-18, 1977, 1001-1011.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, and O. L. Hansen (1977), Photometry of the asteroid 1876 AA at 0.56 and 2.2 µm, Icarus, 31, 424-426.

Matson, D. L., F. P. Fanale, T. V. Johnson, and G. J. Veeder (1976), Asteroids and comparative planetology, paper presented in 7th Lunar Science Conference Proceedings, Pergamon Press, Houston. TX, March 15-19, 1976, 3603-3627.

Veeder, G. J., D. L. Matson, J. T. Bergstralh, and T. V. Johnson (1976), Photometry of 433 Eros from 0.65 to 2.2 µm, Icarus, 28 (1), 79-85, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(76)90088-9.

Johnson, T. V., D. L. Matson, G. J. Veeder, and S. J. Loer (1975), Asteroids: Infrared photometry at 1.25, 1.65, and 2.2 µm, Astrophysics Journal, 197, 527-531, DOI: 10.1086/153539.

Johnson, T. V., G. J. Veeder, and D. L. Matson (1975), Evidence for frost on Rhea's surface, Icarus, 24 (4), 428-432, DOI: 10.1016/0019-1035(75)90060-3.

Veeder, G. J. (1974), Luminosities and temperatures of M dwarf stars from infrared photometry, Astronomical Journal, 79, 1056-1072, DOI: 10.1086/111653.

Veeder, G. J. (1974), The local mass density, Astrophysics Letters Journal, 191, L57-L58, DOI: 10.1086/181547.

Veeder, G. J. (1974), Old disk flare stars, Astronomical Journal, 79, 702-704, DOI: 10.1086/111600.

Veeder, G. J., and H. Zirin (1970), The chromospheric magnetograph, Solar Physics, 12 (3), 291-402, DOI: 10.1007/BF00148022.