Research & Activities


Fujii, Yuka

Fujii, Yuka
Fujii, Yuka
Specially Appointed Associate Professor
Planetary Science, Characterization of Exoplanets


Main Publication List and Awards

Main Publication List

Y. Fujii, D. S. Spiegel, T. Mroczkowski, J. Nordhaus, N. T. Zimmerman, A. Parsons, M. Mirbabayi, N. Madhusudhan, Astrophysical Journal, Volume 820, Issue 2, article id. 122 (2016) "Radio Emission from Red-Giant Hot Jupiters"

Y. Fujii, J. Kimura, J. Dohm, M. Ohtake, Astrobiology, Astrobiology, Volume 14, pp. 753-768 (2014) "Geology and Photometric Variation of Solar System Bodies with Minor Atmospheres: Implications for Solid Exoplanets"

K. M. Lewis and Y. Fujii, The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 791, article id. L26 (2014) "Next Generation of Telescopes or Dynamics Required to Determine if Exo-Moons have Prograde or Retrograde Orbits"

H. Rein, Y. Fujii, D. S. Spiegel, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, article id. 24778224 (2014) "Some inconvenient truths about biosignatures involving two chemical species on Earth-like exoplanets"

Y. Xue, Y. Suto, A. Taruya, T. Hirano, Y. Fujii, K. Masuda, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 784, Issue 1, article id. 66, 9 pp. (2014) "Tidal Evolution of the Spin-Orbit Angle in Exoplanetary Systems"

M. Swain, D. Mark, G. Tinetti, M. Hollis, T. Morgan, L. Marcell, M. Line, H. Kawahara, Y. Fujii, A. P. Showman, S. N. Yurchenko, Icarus, Volume 225, Issue 1, p. 432-445 (2013) "Probing the extreme planetary atmosphere of WASP-12b"

Y. Fujii, E. L. Turner and Y. Suto, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 765, article id. 76 (2013) "Variability of Water and Oxygen Absorption Bands in the Disk-Integrated Spectra of the Earth"

H. Kawahara, T. Matsuo, M. Takami, Y. Fujii, T. Kotani, N. Murakami, M. Tamura, and O. Guyon, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 758, Issue 1, article id. 13 (2012) "Can Ground-based Telescopes Detect The Oxygen 1.27 Micron Absorption Feature as a Biomarker in Exoplanets ?"

Y. Fujii and H. Kawahara, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 755, Issue 2, article id. 101 (2012)

"Mapping Earth-analogs from Photometric Variability: Spin-Orbit Tomography for Planets in Inclined Orbits"

H. Kawahara and Y. Fujii, The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 739, Issue 2, article id. L62 (2011)

"Mapping Clouds and Terrain of Earth-like Planets from Photometric Variability: Demonstration with Planets in Face-on Orbits"

Y. Fujii, H. Kawahara, Y. Suto, S. Fukuda, T. Nakajima, T. A. Livengood, and E. L. Turner, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 738, Issue 2, article id. 184 (2011) "Colors of a Second Earth. II. Effects of Clouds on Photometric Characterization of Earth-like Exoplanets"

H. Kawahara and Y. Fujii, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 720, Issue 2, pp. 1333-1350 (2010)

"Global Mapping of Earth-like Exoplanets From Scattered Light Curves"

Y. Fujii, H. Kawahara, Y. Suto, A. Taruya, S. Fukuda, T. Nakajima, and E. L. Turner, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 715, Issue 2, pp. 866-880 (2010)

"Colors of a Second Earth: Estimating the Fractional Areas of Ocean, Land, and Vegetation of Earth-like Exoplanets"

Awards and Honors

2016 Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists