Publications (asterisk indicates alphabetically ordered author list, as per particle theory convention)Highlighted Publications | |
10. |
Search for Dark Matter Induced Airglow in Planetary Atmospheres,
C. Blanco, R. K. Leane, M. Moore, J. Tong To be submitted, [arXiv: 2408.15318 [hep-ph]]. |
9. |
Dark Branches of Immortal Stars at the Galactic Center,
I. John, R. K. Leane*, T. Linden Submitted to PRL, [arXiv: 2405.12267 [astro-ph.HE]]. |
8. |
Search for Dark Matter Ionization on the Night Side of Jupiter with Cassini,
C. Blanco, R. K. Leane* Phys. Rev. Lett. 132, 261002 (2024) [arXiv: 2312.06758 [hep-ph]]. |
7. |
Dark Matter Induced Power in Quantum Devices, A. Das, N. Kurinksy, R. K. Leane*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 132, 121801 (2024) [arXiv: 2210.09313 [hep-ph]]. |
6. |
Floating Dark Matter in Celestial Bodies, R. K. Leane* and J. Smirnov, JCAP 10 (2023) 057 [arXiv: 2209.09834 [hep-ph]]. |
5. |
First Analysis of Jupiter in Gamma Rays and a New Search for Dark Matter, R. K. Leane* and T. Linden, Phys. Rev. Lett. 131, 071001 (2023), [arXiv: 2104.02068 [astro-ph.HE]]. |
4. |
Exoplanets as Sub-GeV Dark Matter Detectors, R. K. Leane* and J. Smirnov Phys. Rev. Lett. 126, 161101 (2021), [arXiv: 2010.00015 [hep-ph]]. |
3. |
Supernova Muons: New Constraints on Z' Bosons, Axions, and ALPs, D. Croon, G. Elor, R. K. Leane*, S. McDermott JHEP 01 (2021) 107, [arXiv: 2006.13942 [hep-ph]]. |
2. |
Spurious Point Source Signals in the Galactic Center Excess, R. K. Leane and T. R. Slatyer Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 121105 (2020), [arXiv: 2002.12370 [astro-ph.HE]]. |
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Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center, R. K. Leane and T. R. Slatyer Phys. Rev. Lett. 123 (2019), 241101, [arXiv: 1904.08430 [astro-ph.HE]].
Full Publication List Journal Articles |
47. |
Search for Dark Matter Induced Airglow in Planetary Atmospheres,
C. Blanco, R. K. Leane, M. Moore, J. Tong To be submitted, [arXiv: 2408.15318 [hep-ph]]. |
46. |
Dark Branches of Immortal Stars at the Galactic Center,
I. John, R. K. Leane*, T. Linden Submitted to PRL, [arXiv: 2405.12267 [astro-ph.HE]]. Live Science Article Space Article Science Alert Article Phys Article |
45. |
Dark Matter Halo Parameters from Overheated Exoplanets via Bayesian Hierarchical Inference,
M. Benito, K. Karchev, R. K. Leane*, S. Podar, J. Smirnov, R. Trotta JCAP 07 (2024) 038 [arXiv: 2405.09578 [astro-ph.IM]]. |
44. |
Optimal Celestial Bodies for Dark Matter Detection,
R. K. Leane*, J. Tong Submitted to JCAP [arXiv: 2405.05312 [hep-ph]]. |
43. |
Dark Kinetic Heating of Exoplanets and Brown Dwarfs,
J. Acevedo, R. K. Leane*, A. Reilly Submitted to JHEP [arXiv: 2405.02393 [hep-ph]]. |
42. |
Transmon Qubit Constraints on Dark Matter Nucleon Scattering,
A. Das, N. Kurinksy, R. K. Leane* JHEP 07 (2024) 233 [arXiv: 2405.00112 [hep-ph]]. |
41. |
Search for Dark Matter Ionization on the Night Side of Jupiter with Cassini,
C. Blanco, R. K. Leane* Phys. Rev. Lett. 132, 261002 (2024) [arXiv: 2312.06758 [hep-ph]]. Selected as PRL Editor's Suggestion Universe Today ArticleScience Alert Article Astrobites Article Science Times Article |
40. |
Dark Matter Scattering Constraints from Observations of Stars Surrounding Sgr A*,
I. John, R. K. Leane*, T. Linden Phys. Rev. D 109, 123041 (2024) [arXiv: 2311.16228 [astro-ph.HE]]. |
39. |
Milky Way White Dwarfs as Sub-GeV to Multi-TeV Dark Matter Detectors,
J. Acevedo, R. K. Leane*, L. Santos-Olmsted JCAP 03 (2024) 042 [arXiv: 2309.10843 [hep-ph]]. |
38. |
Dark Matter Capture in Celestial Objects: Treatment Across Kinematic and Interaction Regimes,
R. K. Leane*, J. Smirnov JCAP 12 (2023) 040 [arXiv: 2309.00669 [hep-ph]]. Corresponding Code Package Available Here |
37. |
Evaporation Barrier for Dark Matter in Celestial Bodies,
J. Acevedo, R. K. Leane*, J. Smirnov JCAP 04 (2024) 038 [arXiv: 2303.01516 [hep-ph]]. Javier's Summary on Twitter |
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Dark Matter Induced Power in Quantum Devices, A. Das, N. Kurinksy, R. K. Leane*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 132, 121801 (2024) [arXiv: 2210.09313 [hep-ph]]. Selected as PRL Editor's Suggestion Summary on TwitterSLAC News Article |
35. |
Floating Dark Matter in Celestial Bodies, R. K. Leane* and J. Smirnov, JCAP 10 (2023) 057 [arXiv: 2209.09834 [hep-ph]]. Summary on Twitter New Scientist Article |
34. |
Tidal Love Numbers of Novel and Admixed Celestial Objects, M. Collier, D. Croon, R. K. Leane*, Phys. Rev. D 106, 123027 (2022), [arXiv: 2205.15337 [gr-qc]]. |
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First Analysis of Jupiter in Gamma Rays and a New Search for Dark Matter, R. K. Leane* and T. Linden, Phys. Rev. Lett. 131, 071001 (2023), [arXiv: 2104.02068 [astro-ph.HE]]. Universe Today Article Summary on Twitter |
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Celestial-Body Focused Dark Matter Annihilation Throughout the Galaxy, R. K. Leane*, T. Linden, P. Mukhopadhyay, N. Toro, Phys. Rev. D 103, 075030 (2021), [arXiv: 2101.12213 [astro-ph.HE]]. Summary on Twitter |
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Exoplanets as Sub-GeV Dark Matter Detectors, R. K. Leane* and J. Smirnov Phys. Rev. Lett. 126, 161101 (2021), [arXiv: 2010.00015 [hep-ph]]. Selected as PRL Editor's Suggestion Science Magazine ArticleSLAC News Article Wired Magazine Article Quanta Magazine Article Summary on Twitter |
30. |
Supernova Muons: New Constraints on Z' Bosons, Axions, and ALPs, D. Croon, G. Elor, R. K. Leane*, S. McDermott JHEP 01 (2021) 107, [arXiv: 2006.13942 [hep-ph]]. Summary on Twitter |
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Spurious Point Source Signals in the Galactic Center Excess, R. K. Leane and T. R. Slatyer Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 121105 (2020), [arXiv: 2002.12370 [astro-ph.HE]]. Summary on Twitter |
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The Enigmatic Galactic Center Excess: Spurious Point Sources and Signal Mismodeling, R. K. Leane and T. R. Slatyer Phys. Rev. D 102, 063019 (2020), [arXiv: 2002.12371 [astro-ph.HE]]. Summary on Twitter |
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A Systematic Study of Hidden Sector Dark Matter: Application to the Gamma-Ray and Antiproton Excesses, D. Hooper, R. K. Leane*, Y. Tsai, S. Wegsman, S. J. Witte JHEP 07 (2020) 163, [arXiv: 1912.08821 [hep-ph]]. |
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Warming Nuclear Pasta with Dark Matter: Kinetic and Annihilation Heating of Neutron Star Crusts, J. Acevedo, J. Bramante, R. K. Leane*, N. Raj JCAP 03 (2020) 038, [arXiv: 1911.06334 [hep-ph]]. Summary on Twitter |
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Dark Matter Strikes Back at the Galactic Center, R. K. Leane and T. R. Slatyer Phys. Rev. Lett. 123 (2019), 241101, [arXiv: 1904.08430 [astro-ph.HE]]. Selected as PRL Editor's Suggestion Quanta Magazine ArticleThe Boston Globe Newspaper Article MIT News Article Kavli Foundation Article Summary on Twitter |
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Constraints on Spin-Dependent Dark Matter Scattering with Long-Lived Mediators from TeV Observations of the Sun with HAWC, HAWC Collaboration and J. F. Beacom, R. K. Leane*, T. Linden, K. C.Y. Ng, A. Peter, B. Zhou, Phys. Rev. D 98 (2018), 123012 [arXiv: 1808.05624 [hep-ph]]. |
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First HAWC Observations of the Sun Constrain Steady TeV Gamma-Ray Emission, HAWC Collaboration and J. F. Beacom, R. K. Leane*, T. Linden, K. C.Y. Ng, A. Peter, B. Zhou, Phys. Rev. D 98 (2018), 123011 [arXiv: 1808.05620 [astro-ph.HE]]. |
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GeV-Scale Thermal WIMPs: Not Even Slightly Dead, R. K. Leane, T. R. Slatyer, J. F. Beacom, K. C.Y. Ng, Phys.Rev. D98 (2018) no.2, 023016 [arXiv: 1805.10305 [hep-ph]]. |
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Enhancing Dark Matter Annihilation Rates with Dark Bremsstrahlung, N. F. Bell, Y. Cai, J. B. Dent, R. K. Leane*, T. J. Weiler Phys. Rev. D96 (2017) no. 2, 023011 [arXiv: 1705.01105 [hep-ph]]. |
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Powerful Solar Signatures of Long-Lived Dark Mediators, R. K. Leane, K. C.Y. Ng, J. F. Beacom Phys. Rev. D95 (2017) no. 12, 123016 [arXiv: 1703.04629 [astro-ph.HE]]. |
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Impact of Mass Generation for Simplified Dark Matter Models, N. F. Bell, Y. Cai, R. K. Leane* JCAP 01 (2017) 039 [arXiv: 1610.03063 [hep-ph]]. |
18. |
Dark Forces in the Sky: Signals from Z' and the Dark Higgs, N. F. Bell, Y. Cai, R. K. Leane* JCAP 08 (2016) 001 [arXiv: 1605.09382 [hep-ph]]. |
17. |
Mono-W Dark Matter Signals at the LHC: Simplified Model Analysis, N. F. Bell, Y. Cai, R. K. Leane* JCAP 01 (2016) 051 [arXiv: 1512.00476 [hep-ph]]. |
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Dark matter at the LHC: Effective field theories and gauge invariance, N. F. Bell, Y. Cai, J. B. Dent, R. K. Leane*, T. J. Weiler Phys. Rev. D92, no. 5, 053008 (2015) [arXiv:1503.07874 [hep-ph]]. |
15. |
Leptophilic dark matter with Z' interactions, N. F. Bell, Y. Cai, R. K. Leane*, A. D. Medina Phys. Rev. D 90, no. 3, 035027 (2014) [arXiv:1407.3001 [hep-ph]]. |
Invited Viewpoint Articles | |
14. |
New Approaches to Dark Matter Detection, Y. Hochberg, Y. Kahn, R. K. Leane*, S. Rajendran, K. Van Tilburg, T-T. Yu, K. Zurek Nature Reviews Physics (2022). |
Review Articles | |
13. |
Indirect Detection of Dark Matter in the Galaxy, R. K. Leane MIT-CTP/5199 [arXiv: 2006.00513 [hep-ph]]. |
White Papers and Working Group Reports | |
12. |
Snowmass Theory Frontier: Astrophysics and Cosmology, D, Green, J. Ruderman, B. Safdi, J. Shelton et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2209.06854 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Report based in part on my Theory Frontier contributions.) |
11. |
Report of the Topical Group on Cosmic Probes of Dark Matter for Snowmass 2021
, A. Drlica-Wagner, C. Prescod-Weinstein, H.-B. Yu et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2209.08215 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Report based in part on my Cosmic Frontier contributions.) |
10. |
Report of the Topical Group on Particle Dark Matter for Snowmass 2021, J. Cooley, T. Lin, H. Lippincott, T. Slatyer, T. Yu et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2209.07426 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Report based in part on my Cosmic Frontier contributions.) |
9. |
Snowmass2021 Cosmic Frontier: Puzzling excesses in dark matter searches and how to resolve them, R. K. Leane, S. Shin, L. Yang, et al, (2022) [arXiv:2203.06859 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Paper coordinator/editor, and leader of the Galactic Center Excess section.) |
8. |
Axion Dark Matter, L. Winslow, et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2203.14923 [hep-ex]]. (Role: Contributor to “Synergies with astrophysical searches” section.) |
7. |
Snowmass2021 Cosmic Frontier: Synergies between dark matter searches and multiwavelength/multimessenger astrophysics, P. Harding, S. Horiuchi, D. Walker, et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2203.06781 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Contributor to “Searches with Celestial Bodies” section.) |
6. |
Snowmass2021 Cosmic Frontier: Ultra-heavy particle dark matter, D. Carney, N. Raj, et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2203.06508 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Contributor to “Indirect Detection” section.) |
5. |
Dark Matter In Extreme Astrophysical Environments, M Baryakhtar, R. Caputo, D. Croon, K. Perez, et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2203.07984 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Contributor to “Light Dark Matter” section.) |
4. |
Astrophysical and Cosmological Probes of Dark Matter, K. Boddy, M. Lisanti, S. McDermott, N. Rodd, C, Weniger, et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2203.06380 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Contributor to “X-ray and γ-ray Dark Matter Signatures” section.) |
3. |
Snowmass2021 Cosmic Frontier: The landscape of cosmic-ray and high-energy photon probes of particle dark matter, T Aramaki, P. von Doetinchem, S. Profumo, et al (incl R. K. Leane), (2022) [arXiv:2203.06894 [hep-ex]]. (Role: Contributor to “Photon Probes” section.) |
2. |
The Sun at GeV-TeV Energies: A New Laboratory for Astroparticle Physics, M. Un Nisa, J. F. Beacom, S. Y. BenZvi, R. K. Leane, T. Linden, K. C.Y. Ng, A. H.G. Peter, B. Zhou Astro2020 Science White Paper [arXiv:1903.06349 [astro-ph.HE]]. (Role: Contributor to paper text, content based in part on my solar dark matter search papers.) Quanta Magazine Article |
1. |
Les Houches 2011: Physics at TeV Colliders New Physics Working Group Report, G. Brooijmans et al, (2012) [arXiv:1203.1488 [hep-ph]]. (Role: Contribution 1, “DLHA: Dark Matter Les Houches Agreement”, is heavily based on my bachelor thesis.) |
Theses | |
Phenomenology of Particle Dark Matter, R. K. Leane, Ph.D. Thesis, School of Physics, University of Melbourne (2017). |