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Deuterated Molecules

Pasachoff, Jay M.; Gottlieb, Carl A.; Synder, Lewis E.; Buhl, David; Palmer, Patrick; Zuckerman, B.; Dickinson, Dale F. 1970, "Search for New Microwave Spectral Lines from Interstellar Molecules and Atoms," Bulletins of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 2, p. 213

Cesarsky, Diego A. 1973, "A Search for Deuterium Recombination-Line Emission from Orion A," ApJ, 184:397-400

Jefferts, K. B.; Penzias, A. A.; Wilson, R. W, 1973, "Deuterium in the Orion Nebula," ApJ,179, L57

Wilson, R. W.; Penzias, A. A.; Jefferts, K. B.; Solomon, P.M. 1973, "Interstellar Deuterium: The hyperfine structure of DCN," ApJ 179: L107-L110

Allen, Mark; Cesarsky, Diego; Crutcher, M. 1974," A Search for OD in the Galactic Center," ApJ 188:33-34

Anantharamaiah,K. R.; Radhakrishnan, V. 1979, " A new upper limit to the abundance ratio of atomic deuterium to hydrogen in the direction of the galactic centre," Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 79, no. 1-2, Oct. 1979, p. L9-L11.

Penzias, A. A. 1979, " Interstellar HCN, HCO/+/, and the galactic deuterium gradient," Astrophysical Journal, Part 1, vol. 228, Mar. 1, 1979, p. 430-434

Wootten, A.; Snell, R. 1979, "The Determination of Electron Abundance in Interstellar Clouds," ApJ, 234:876-880

Langer, W.; Frerking, M. A.; Linke, R. A.; Wilson, R. W. 1979, " Detection of deuterated formaldehyde in the interstellar clouds," ApJ, 232: L169-L173

Langer, W.D.; Schloerb, F. P.; Snell, R. L.; Young, J. S. 1980, "Detection of Deuterated Cyanoacetylene in the Interstellar Cloud TMC 1," ApJ, 239: L125-L128

Lubowich, D.; Pasachoff, Jay M.; Balonek,T. J.; Tremonti, C. A. (Colgate undergraduate; Keck summer student with Jay Pasachoff); Galloway, Robert P. (‘96 Williams undergraduate); Mancuso, Ann (Hofstra undergraduate, 1994), “DCN in the 50 km/s Galactic Center Sgr A Molecular Cloud: Confirmation of the existence of deuterium in the Galactic Center,” Washington, D.C., A.A.S.; Bull. A.A.S. 25, #4,

Lubowich, D. 1996, "The Galactic Center Abundances of Deuterium, Lithium, and Boron," ASP Conference Series, Vol. 99, 1996

Lubowich, D. A.; Pasachoff, Jay M;Balonek,Thomas J.; Millar,T. J.; Tremonti Christy; Roberts, Helen; Galloway, Robert P. 2000, "Deuterium in the Galactic Centre as a result of recent infall of low-metallicity gas," Nature 405, 1025-1027, 29 June 2000.

Lubowich, D.; Pasachoff, Jay M.; Galloway, Robert P.; Balonek,Thomas A.; Tremonti, Christy; Millar,Tom;Roberts, Helen 2000, "The Deuterium Abundance In The Galactic Center 50 km/s Molecular Cloud: Evidence for A Cosmological Origin of D," Proceedings of The Light Elements and Their Evolution, IAU Symposium 198, L. da Silva, M. Spite, and J. R. de Medeiros, eds., Astronomical Society of the Pacific.

Lubowich, D.; Pasachoff, Jay M.; Ostenson, J. A. 2001, "Deuterium Near and Far in the Milky Way," delivered at the Audouze-Truran Conference on Cosmic Evolution, Institut d'Astrophysique, Paris, 2000; published in Cosmic Evolution, E. Vangioni-Flam, R. Ferlet, and M. Lemoine, eds., World Scientific, pp. 63-64.

Turner, B. E, 2001, "Deuterated Molecules in Translucent and Dark Clouds," ApJ, Vol. 136, p.579-629,

Ceccarelli, C.; Vastel, C.; Tielens, A. G. G. M.; Castets, A.; Boogert, A. C. A.; Loinard, L.; Caux, E. 2002, "The puzzling detection of D2CO in the molecular cloud L1689N," A&A 381, L17-L20

Lis, D.C.;Gerin, M.; Phillips, T G.; Motte, F. 2002, "The role of Outflows and C shocks in the strong deuteration of L1689N," The Astrophysical Journal, 569: 322-333, 2002 April 10

van der Tak, F. F. S.; Schilke, P.; Muller H. S.P.; Lis, D. C.; Phillips, T. G.; Gerin, M.; Roueff, E. 2002, "Triply deuterated ammonia in NGC 1333", A&A 388, L53-L56 (2002)

Vastel, C.; Phillips, T. G.; Ceccarelli, C.; Pearson, J. 2003, " First detection of doubly deuterated hydrogen sulphide," The Astrophysical Journal, 593:L97-100, 2003 August 20

Parise, B.; Castets, A.; Herbst, E.; Caux, E.; Ceccarelli, C.; Mukhopadhyay, I.; Tielens, A. G. G. M. 2004, "First detection of triply-deuterated methanol," A&A 416, 159-163 (2004)

Andre, M. K.; Le Petit, F.; Sonnentrucker, P.; Ferlet, R.; Roueff, E.; Civeit, T.; Desert, J. M.; Lacour, S.; Vidal-Madjar, A.; 2004, " Tiny-scale molecular structures in the Magellanic Clouds 1. FUSE, HST and VLT observations," A&A 422, 483-504 (2004)

Lubowich, D.; Brammer, G.; Roberts, H.; Millar, T. J; Henkel, C.; Pasachoff, Jay M. 2004, "The Chemical Composition of a Molecular Cloud at the Outer Edge of the Galaxy," Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 4