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I am a gentleman scientist who loves to do astrophysics research in my free time. As such, I have currently no formal affiliation with a university or institution.

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Peer-reviewed publications


Predictable patterns in planetary transit timing variations and transit duration variations due to exomoons
Heller, R., Hippke, M., Placek, B., Angerhausen, D. 2016, A&A, 591, A67
Modeling the Orbital Sampling Effect of Extrasolar Moons
Heller, R., Hippke, M., Jackson, B. 2016, ApJ, 820, 2
A statistical analysis of the accuracy of the digitized magnitudes of photometric plates on the time scale of decades with an application to the century-long light curve of KIC 8462852
Hippke, M., Angerhausen, D., Lund, M. B., Pepper, J., Stassun, K. G. 2016, ApJ, 825, 1, 73
Simple nonlinear models suggest variable star universality
Lindner, John F., Kohar, Vivek, Kia, Behnam, et al. 2016, Physica D, 316, 16-22


A Statistical Search for a Population of Exo-Trojans in the Kepler Data Set
Hippke, M., Angerhausen, D. 2015, ApJ, 811, 1, 1
Photometry’s Bright Future: Detecting Solar System Analogs with Future Space Telescopes
Hippke, M., Angerhausen, D. 2015, ApJ, 810, 1, 29
On the Detection of Exomoons: A Search in Kepler Data for the Orbital Sampling Effect and the Scatter Peak
Hippke, M. 2015, ApJ, 806, 1, 51
Strange Nonchaotic Stars
Lindner, John F., Kohar, Vivek, Kia, Behnam, et al. 2015, PhysRevLett, 114, 5
Pulsation Period Variations in the RRc Lyrae Star KIC 5520878
Hippke, M., Learned, J. G., Zee, A., et al. 2015, ApJ, 798, 1, 42