Refereed Publications:


Shields, A. L. and Carns, R. C. Hydrohalite Salt-albedo Feedback Could Cool M- dwarf Planets, Astrophysical Journal, in review.



Wolf, E.T., Shields, A. L., Kopparapu, R. K., Haqq-Misra, J., Toon, O. B. (2017) Constraints on Climate and Habitability for Earth-like Exoplanets Determined from a General Circulation Model, Astrophysics Journal, 837, 107.



Shields, A. L., Ballard, S., Johnson, J. (2016) The Habitability of Planets Orbiting M-dwarf Stars, Physics Reports, 663:1-38.


Shields, A. L., Barnes, R., Agol, E., Charnay, B., Bitz, C. M., Meadows, V. S.(2016) The Effect of Orbital Configuration on the Possible Climates and Habitability of Kepler-62f, Astrobiology, 16, 6.



Shields, A. L., Bitz, C. M., Meadows, V. S., Joshi, M. M., Robinson, T. D. Spectrum- driven Planetary Deglaciation Due to Increases in Stellar Luminosity, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 785, 9.



Shields, A. L., Meadows, V. S., Bitz, C. M., Pierrehumbert, R. T., Joshi, M. M., Robinson, T. D. The Effect of Host Star Spectral Energy Distribution and Ice-Albedo Feedback on the Climate of Extrasolar Planets, Astrobiology, 13, 8.



Cowan, N. B., Robinson, T., Livengood, T. A., Deming, D., Agol, E., A’Hearn, M. F., Charbonneau, D., Lisse, C. M., Meadows, V. S., Seager, S., Shields, A. L., Wellnitz, D. D. Rotational Variability of Earth’s Polar Regions: Implications for Detecting Snowball Planets, Astrophysical Journal, 731, 76.



Former name: Aomawa L. Baker

Hunter, D. A., Elmegreen, B. G., Baker, A. L. The Relationship between Gas, Stars, and Star Formation in Irregular Galaxies: A Test of Simple Models, Astrophysical Journal, 493, 595.


Other Publications:


Poem “Nefertiti with a Calculator” in Bricolage, Issue 28, 2011.


Essay “Universe: The Sequel.” in She’s Such a Geek: Women Write About Science, Technology & Other Nerdy Stuff, Seal Press, 2006



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