Papers

The links below list my publications as stored on the NASA ADS system. Last update Nov 2019. These are live links, so you can sort in citation order etc.

All refereed papers

All other publications

First author papers.

Here are some publication statistics as of Nov 2019 :

  • 302 publications total over 42 years
  • 167 refereeed publications and 135 others
  • total citations to refereed publications 19073 (mean=114)
  • 51 papers with >100 citations
  • 73 papers with >73 citations (h=73; y=1.74)
  • 30 publications as first author
  • 9 of these with >100 citations
  • 16 of these with >50 citations

Top Ten cited papers (Nov 2019)

(1) Lawrence et al 2007, MNRAS, 379, 1599. The UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS). (1631 citations, 22 authors.)

(2) Abbott et al 2017, ApJ Letters 848, L12. Multi-messenger observations of a Binary neutron star merger. (1188 citations, 3677 authors.)

(3) Hughes et al 1998, Nature 394, 241. High-redshift star formation in the Hubble Deep Field revealed by a submillimetre-wavelength survey. (1179 citations, 15 authors.)

(4) Mortlock et al 2012, Nature, 474, 616. A luminous quasar at a redshift of z = 7.085. (917 citations, 17 authors.)

(5) Saunders et al 1990, MNRAS, 242, 318. The 60-micron and far-infrared luminosity functions of IRAS galaxies. (509 citations, 7 authors.)

(6) Hambly et al 2001, MNRAS, 326, 1279. The SuperCOSMOS Sky Survey – I. Introduction and description. (487 citations, 14 authors.)

(7) Casali et al 2007, A&A 467, 777. The UKIRT wide-field camera. (460 citations, 30 authors.)

(8) Lawrence and Elvis 1982, ApJ, 256, 410. Obscuration and the various kinds of Seyfert galaxies. (412 citations, 2 authors.)

(9) Eales et al 2010, PASP, 122, 499. The Herschel Atlas. (401 citations, 99 authors)

(10) Lawrence 1991, MNRAS, 252, 586. The relative frequency of broad-lined and narrow-lined active galactic nuclei – Implications for unified schemes. (400 citations, 1 author.)

Top Ten cited first author papers (Nov 2019)

(1) Lawrence et al 2007, MNRAS, 379, 1599. The UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS).(1631 citations, 22 authors.)

(2) Lawrence and Elvis 1982, ApJ, 256, 410. Obscuration and the various kinds of Seyfert galaxies.(412 citations, 2 authors.)

(3) Lawrence 1991, MNRAS, 252, 586. The relative frequency of broad-lined and narrow-lined active galactic nuclei – Implications for unified schemes.(400 citations, 1 author.)

(4) Lawrence et al 1987, Nature, 325, 694. Low-frequency divergent X-ray variability in the Seyfert galaxy NGC4051. (185 citations, 4 authors.)

(5) Lawrence et al 1986, MNRAS, 219, 687. Studies of IRAS sources at high galactic latitudes. II – Results from a redshift survey at B greater than 60 deg: Distribution in depth, luminosity function, and physical nature of IRAS galaxies. (167 citations, 5 authors.)

(6) Lawrence and Papadakis 1993, ApJ, 414, 85. X-ray variability of active galactic nuclei – A universal power spectrum with luminosity-dependent amplitude. (158 citations, 2 authors.)

(7) Lawrence 1987, PASP, 99, 309. Classification of active galaxies and the prospect of a unified phenomenology. (130 citations, 1 author.)

(8) Lawrence and Elvis 2010, ApJ, 714, 561. Misaligned Disks as Obscurers in Active Galaxies. (107 citations, 2 authors.)

(9) Lawrence et al 1989, MNRAS, 240, 329. High-luminosity IRAS galaxies. I – The proportion of IRAS galaxies in interacting systems. (101 citations, 5 authors.)

(10) Lawrence et al 1997, MNRAS, 285, 879. X-ray and optical continua of active galactic nuclei with extreme Fe II emission. (95 citations, 5 authors.)