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  • Olenick, R., Voloshina, I., and Montgomery, M.M., 2020, Characteristics of the WZ Sge-type Dwarf Novae SDSS J213806+261957, A&A, in submission
  • Montgomery, M.M. and Olenick, R., 2020, EPIC 220615486, a Rare CV DN SU Uma in Eclipse and in Superoutburst observed by Kepler, MNRAS, in submission
  • Montgomery, M.M., Allen, B., Eberly, M., and Carpenter, J., 2019, “Diffraction and Superposition with Leafy Green Trees During Partial Solar Eclipses”, ASPC, 524, 287
  • Montgomery, M.M., Allen, B., Eberly, M., and Carpenter, J., 2019, “Diffraction and Superposition with Leafy Green Trees During Partial Solar Eclipses”, ASPC, 516, 453
  • Montgomery, M.M., 2019, “Problem Solving: Rats VS Astronomy Students”, ASPC, 524, 185
  • Montgomery, M.M., “Using Vpython in the Cloud as a Mode of Learning in Higher Education,” 2019, IAU Conference Series, submitted
  • Montgomery, M.M., “What Simulations Tell Us About White Dwarf Evolution in AM CVn Close Binaries,” 2017, ASPC, 509, 549
  • Montgomery, M.M., Voloshina, I., Olenick, R., Meziere, K., Metlov, V., “Photometric Observations and Numerical Modeling of SDSS J162520.29+120308.7, an SU UMa in the CV Period Gap,” 2017, NewA, 50, 43
  • Prsa, A., Harmanec, P., Guillermo, T., et al. (includng Montgomery), “Nominal Values for Selected Solar and Planetary Quantities: IAU 2015 Resolution B3,” 2016 arXiv 160509788P
  • M.M. Montgomery, I. Voloshina, and A. Goel, “Photometric Observations and Numerical Modeling of AW Sge,” New Astronomy, 2016, NewA, 42, 78
  • Mamajek, E.E., Torres, G., Prsa, A. et al. (including Montgomery), “IAU 2015 Resolution B2 on Recommended Zero Point Values for the Absolute and Apparent Bolometric Magnitude Scales,” 2015 arXiv 151006262M
  • A. Goel, W.A. Rivera, P.J. Kincaid, W. Karwowski, M.M. Montgomery, and N. Finkestein, “A Research Framework for Exascale Simulations of Distributed Virtual Network Environments on High Performance Computing (HPC) Clusters” in High-Performance Computing Symposium (HPC 2015), Simulation Series Volume 47 #4, Curran Associates, Inc. (2015) [ISBN: 978151081011]
  • A. Goel, W.A. Rivera, P. Kincaid, M.M. Montgomery, W. Karwowski, N.M. Finkelstein, “Ethics in Virtual World Environments Research,” in Emerging Tools and Applications of Virtual Reality in Education, 2015, IGI Global, USA.
  • Schwarz C. & Montgomery M.M., 2014, Radial Velocity Studies of HeII and Hbeta Emission from CVs, New A, 27, 73
  • Bisikalo D.V., Zhilkin A.G., Kaygorodov P.V., Ustyugov V.A., & Montgomery M.M., 2013, A Possible Mechanism for the Formation of Tilted Disks in CV Intermediate Polars, ARep, 57, 327
  • Montgomery M.M., 2012a, Tilted, Warped, and Precessing Disks, ApJL, 753, L27
  • Montgomery M.M., 2012b, Simulations of Disk Precessions, in The Golden Age of Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects, F. Giovannelli & L. Sabau-Graziati (eds.), Mem. SAIt. 83 N.2
  • Montgomery M.M., 2012c, Naturally Tilted and Retrogradely Precessing Disks in Non-Magnetic Systems, ApJL, 745, L25
  • Montgomery M.M., 2012d, Astrobiology Primer – Habitability Outside the Solar System; Formation of Planetary Systems from Stellar Nebulae; Current, Future, and Proposed Missions to Study Estrasolar Planets, Astrobiology,
  • Section 6.3.1, What are the of Known Exoplanet Systems
  • Section 6.3.3, What are the Current, Future, and Proposed Missions to Study Extrasolar Planets?
  • Section 3.1.3, How Do Stellar Nebulae and Planetary Systems Form?
  • Rodler F., Zapatero Osorio M.R., Martin E.L., Montgomery M.M., del Burgo C.,  & Creevey O., 2011, Search for Radial Velocity Variations in Eight M-Dwarfs with NIRSPEC/Keck II, A&A, 538, 141
  • Deshpande R., Martin E.L., Montgomery M.M., Zapatero Osorio M.R., Rodler F., Phan Bao N., Lyubchik Y., Tata R., Bouy H., Pavlenko Y., 2012, Intermediate Resolution Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of 36 late-M Dwarfs, AJ, 144, 99
  • Montgomery M.M., 2011, Modeling Fluid Flow Effects in Close Binary Systems and Protoplanetary Systems, IAUS, 282, 282, 549
  • Deshpande R., Martin E., Zapatero Osorio M.R., Del Burgo C., Rodler F., Montgomery M.M., 2011, Radial Velocity Observations of VB10, EPJWC, 10606010
  • Montgomery M.M. & Martin E.L., 2011, Brown Dwarfs in Retrogradely Precessing Cataclysmic Variables?, EPJWC, 1606008
  • Montgomery M.M., 2011, Connections Between Tilted Accretion Disks Around White Dwarfs and Substellar Companions, AIPC, 1331, 324
  • Montgomery M.M. & Martin E.L., 2010, A Common Source to Accretion Disk Tilt, ApJ, 722, 989
  • Montgomery M.M., 2010, Does an Average White Dwarf Have Enough Mass to Prevent an Accretion Disk Tilt?, AIPC, 1273, 358
  • Montgomery M.M., 2010, Connections Between Tilted Accretion Disks Around White Dwarfs and Substellar Companions, AIPC, 1331, 324
  • Montgomery M.M. & Bisikalo D.V., 2010, Accretion Disks with an Inner Spiral Density Wave, MNRAS, 405, 1397
  • Schwarz C. & Montgomery M.M. 2010, RVs of Accreting White Dwarfs, AIPC, 1273, 362
  • Montgomery M.M. 2009a, Earth, Moon, Sun, and CV Accretion Disks, ApJ, 705, 603
  • Montgomery M.M. 2009b, Atlas of Titled Accretion Disks and Source to Negative Superhumps, MNRAS, 394, 1897
  • Dello Russo N. (and 5 other authors including Montgomery) 2008, The Volatile Composition of Comet 17P/Holmes After Its Extraordinary Outburst, ApJ, 680, 793
  • Martin E.L. (and 6 other authors including Montgomery) 2006, Resolved Hubble Space Spectroscopy of Ultra-Cool Binary Systems, A&A, 456, 253
  • Montgomery M.M. 2004, Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida Institute of Technology
  • Numerical Simulations, Analytical Expressions, and Observations of Apsidal and Nodal Superhumps
  • Montgomery M.M. 2001, An Analytical Expression for Apsidal Superhump Precession and Comparisons with Numerical Simulations and Dwarf Novae Observations, MNRAS, 325, 761
  • Wood M.A., Montgomery, M.M., &  Simpson J.C. 2000, Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamic Simulations of Apsidal and Nodal Superhumps, ApJ, 535, L39
  • Emslie A.G., J. T. Mariska, M. M. Montgomery, and E. K. Newton 1998, Hydrodynamic Modeling of the Response of the Solar Atmosphere to Bombardment by a Beam of Non-thermal Protons, ApJ, 498, 441
  • Montgomery M. M. 1998, Master’s Thesis, University of Alabama at Huntsville, Solar Atmospheric Response To Flare Heating By A Nonthermal Proton Beam