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Department of Physics

Staff profile

Dr Jeremy Allington-Smith, PhD

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Reader in the Department of Physics
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43522
Room number: 251

(email at j.r.allington-smith@durham.ac.uk)

Research Groups

  • Centre for Advanced Instrumentation

Research Interests

  • Astronomical instrumentation
  • Astrophysics

Indicators of Esteem

  • 1983: Fellow of Royal Astronomical Society:
  • 2001: Invited speaker at 'Galaxies the 3rd Dimension', Cozumel, Dec 2001.:
  • 2002: Invited lecturer NATO ASI Cargese Summer School 'Optics in Astrophysics': Contributed series of lectures on "Spectroscopy". Published by Springer-Verlag, Vol. 198 in NATO science series, Eds Foy & Foy (2005)
  • 2004: Membership of PPARC Technology and Industry Advisory Panel:
  • 2005: Invited Speaker and member of Scientific Organising Committee 'Science Perspectives for 3D Spectroscopy': Proceedings published by European Southern Observatory
  • 2005: Invited speaker at 3rd Mexico-Korea conference of large telescopes: To be published in Rev.Mex.AA
  • 2005: Organiser of conference 'Integral Field Spectroscopy: techniques and data production' 2005: Edited proceedings in New Astronomy Reviews (vol. 50; with J. Gerssen and D. Robertson)
  • 2005: Organiser of Integral Field Spectroscopy Conference (Durham): A major international conference on a technique of increasing importance to astronomy and now ubiquitoous in plans for Extremely Large Telescopes
  • 2006: Appointment to San Pedro Martir Telescopes Technical Working Group.:
  • 2006: Coordinator of international 'Astrophotonica Europa' partnership: This is a network to exploit photonics for astronomy, aimed at EU FP7 funding under the Opticon umbrella.
  • 2006: Invited speaker at Guillermo-Haro workshop, Tonanzintla, Mexico, July 2006.:
  • 2007: Member of the International Astronomical Union:
  • 2008: Invited speaker and member of Science Organising committee 'Science with AO-fed instruments on large telescopes': April 2008, Dunk Island, Australia.
  • 2010: Invited speaker on Astrophotonics SPIE meeting on Astronomical Instrumentation, San Diego:
  • 2011: Invited Speaker on Astrophotonics at CLEO-Europe meeting, Munich:
  • 2011: Lecturer at summer school on solar and stellar polarisation, Sichuan, China:
  • 2011: Photonics21 Working Group 7 Membership:
  • 2013: Organizser Astrophotonics Summer School, Wiesenburg, Germany:

Selected Publications

  • 1: Harris, R. J & Allington-Smith, J. R. (2013). Applications of Integrated Photonic Spectrographs in astronomy. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 428(4): 3139.
  • 2: Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Murray, Graham & Lemke, Ulrike (2012). Simulation of complex phenomena in optical fibres. Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 427(2): 919-933.
  • 3: Thomson, R. R., Harris, R. J., Birks, T. A., Brown, G., Allington-Smith, J. & Bland-Hawthorn, J. (2012). Ultrafast laser inscription of a 121-waveguide fan-out for astrophotonics. Optics Letters 37(12): 2331-2333.
  • 4: Lemke, U., Corbett, J., Allington-Smith, J & Murray, G (2011). Modal noise prediction in fibre spectroscopy - I. Visibility and the coherent model. Monthly notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 417(1): 689-697.
  • 5: Allington-Smith, Jeremy & Bland-Hawthorn, Joss (2010). Astrophotonic spectroscopy: defining the potential advantage. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 404(1): 232-238.
  • 6: Poppett, Claire & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (2010). The dependence of the properties of optical fibres on length. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 404(3): 1349-1354.
  • 7: Murray, G. J & Allington-Smith, J. R (2009). Strategies for spectroscopy on Extremely Large Telescopes - II. Diverse-field spectroscopy. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 399(1): 209-218.
  • 8: Poppett, C. L., Allington-Smith, J. R. & Murray, G. J. (2009). Strategies for spectroscopy on extremely large telescopes - III. Remapping switched fibre systems. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 399(1): 443-452.
  • 9: Thomson, RR, Kar, AK & Allington-Smith, J (2009). Ultrafast laser inscription: an enabling technology for astrophotonics. Optics Express 17(3): 1963-1969.
  • 10: Allington-Smith, J, Dubbeldam, CM, Content, R, Robertson, D, Turner, J, Rodgers, B, Elias, J, Gerssen, J & Swinbank, M (2007). New techniques for integral field spectroscopy - II. Performance of the GNIRS IFU. Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 376(2): 785-792.
  • 11: Allington-Smith, JR (2007). Strategies for spectroscopy on extremely large telescopes - I. Image slicing. Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 376(3): 1099-1108.
  • 12: Gerssen, J, Allington-Smith, J, Miller, BW, Turner, JEH & Walker, A (2006). GMOS IFU observations of the stellar and gaseous kinematics in the centre of NGC 1068. MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 365(1): 29-36.
  • Poppett, C & Allington-Smith, J (2008). Coupling efficiency and termination of Photonic Crystal Fibres for astronomy - art. no. 70184Y. Advanced Optical And Mechanical Technologies In Telescopes And Instrumentation, Pts 1-3 7018: Y184-Y184.
  • Cuby, JG, Morris, S, Bryson, I, Lehnert, M, Evans, C, Fusco, T, Jagourel, P, Myers, R, Rousset, G, Schnetler, H, Amans, JP, Allington-Smith, J, Assemat, F, Beard, S, Chemla, F, Content, R, Dipper, N, Ferrari, M, Gendron, E, Gimenez, JL, Hastings, P, Hubert, Z, Hugot, E, Laporte, P, Leroux, B, Madec, F, Neichel, B, Morris, T, Prieto, E, Swinbank, M, Talbot, G, Taylor, W, Vidal, F, Vives, S, Vola, P & Wells, M (2008). EAGLE: an MOAO fed multi-IFU working in the NIR on the E-ELT - art. no. 70141K. Ground-based And Airborne Instrumentation For Astronomy Ii, Pts 1-4 7014: K141-K141.
  • Allington-Smith, J (2008). The AstroPhotonica Europa partnership - art. no. 70182P. Advanced Optical And Mechanical Technologies In Telescopes And Instrumentation, Pts 1-3 7018: P182-P182.
  • Allington-Smith, J (2007). 3D instrumentation. Science Perspectives For 3d Spectroscopy 3-13.
  • Harris, R. J. & Allington-Smith J. R. (2012), Modelling the application of integrated photonic spectrographs to astronomy, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy IV 8446: Amsterdam, Proc. SPIE, 84467J.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. (2007), Integral Field Spectroscopy for panoramic telescopes, in Kurtz, S., Franco, J., Hong, Seungsoo., Garcia-Seguro, G., Santillan, A., Kim, Jongsoo. & Han, Inwoo eds, Revista mexicana de astronomia y astrofisica - Serie de conferencias 28: The third Mexico-Korea conference on astrophysics: telescopes of the futue and San Pedro Martir, Nov 8-11, 2005. Mexico City, Mexico, UNAM, Mexico, D.F., Mexico, 17-23.
  • Tamura, Naoyuki, Murray, Graham J., Luke, Peter, Blackburn, Colin, Robertson, David J., Dipper, Nigel A., Sharples, Ray M., & and Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. (2004), Cryogenic tests of volume-phase holographic gratings, Ground-based Instrumentation for Astronomy. Edited by Alan F. M. Moorwood and Iye Masanori. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 5492, pp. 634-642 (2004) 5492: 634-642.
  • Schmoll, Juergen, Dodsworth, George N., Content, Robert & Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. (2004), Design and construction of the IMACS-IFU: a 2000-element integral field unit, Ground-based Instrumentation for Astronomy. Edited by Alan F. M. Moorwood and Iye Masanori. Proceedings of the SPIE 5492: 624-633.
  • Turner, James E. H., Miller, Bryan W., Gerssen, Joris and & Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. (2004), Exploring active galaxies with integral field spectroscopy, IAU Symposium 222: 117-118.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Dubbeldam, Cornelis M., Content, Robert, Dunlop, Colin J., Robertson, David J., Elias, Jay, Rodgers, Bernadette & Turner, James E. (2004), Integral field spectroscopy with the Gemini Near-Infrared Spectrograph, Ground-based Instrumentation for Astronomy. Edited by Alan F. M. Moorwood and Iye Masanori. Proceedings of the SPIE 5492: 701-710.
  • Hook, Isobel, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Beard, Steven M., Crampton, David, Davies, Roger L., Dickson, Colin G., Ebbers, Angelic W., Fletcher, J. Murray, Jorgensen, Inger, Jean, I., Juneau, S., Murowinski, Richard G., Nolan, Robert, Laidlaw, Ken, Leckie, Brian, Marshall, G. E., Purkins, Terry, Richardson, Ian M., Roberts, Scott C., Simons, Douglas A., Smith, Malcolm J., Stilburn, James R., Szeto, Kei, & Tierney, Chris, Wolff, Richard J. and Wooff, Robert (2003), Gemini-north multiobject spectrograph integration, test, and commissioning, Instrument Design and Performance for Optical/Infrared Ground-based Telescopes. Edited by Iye, Masanori; Moorwood, Alan F. M. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 4841, pp. 1645-1656 (2003) 4841: 1645-1656.
  • Murowinski, Richard G., Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Crampton, David, Davies, Roger L., Fletcher, J. Murray, Henry, David M., Hook, Isobel, Jorgensen, Inger, Juneau, S., Morbey, Christopher L., & Stilburn, James R. and Szeto, Kei (2003), Gemini-north multiobject spectrograph optical performance, Instrument Design and Performance for Optical/Infrared Ground-based Telescopes. Edited by Iye, Masanori; Moorwood, Alan F. M. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 4841, pp. 1440-1451 (2003) 4841: 1440-1451.
  • Murowinski, Richard G., Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Beard, Steven M., Crampton, David, Davies, Roger L., Dickson, Colin G., Hook, Isobel, Jorgensen, Inger, Juneau, S., Marshall, G. E., Szeto, Kei and & Tierney, Chris (2003), Gemini-North Multiobject Spectrograph Stability Performance, Instrument Design and Performance for Optical/Infrared Ground-based Telescopes. Edited by Iye, Masanori; Moorwood, Alan F. M. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 4841, pp. 1189-1200 (2003) 4841: 1189-1200.
  • Murray, Graham J., Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Content, Robert, Davies, Roger L., Dodsworth, George N., Miller, Bryan, Jorgensen, Inger, Hook, Isobel, Crampton, David & Murowinski, Richard G. (2003), Gemini-north multiobject spectrograph: integral field unit, Instrument Design and Performance for Optical/Infrared Ground-based Telescopes. Edited by Iye, Masanori; Moorwood, Alan F. M. Proceedings of the SPIE 4841: 1750-1759.
  • Prieto, Eric, Bonneville, Christophe, Ferruit, Pierre, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Bacon, Roland, Content, Robert, Henault, Francois, LeFevre, Olivier & Blanc, P.E. (2003), Great opportunity for NGST-NIRSPEC: a high-resolution integral field unit, IR Space Telescopes and Instruments. Edited by John C. Mather Proceedings of the SPIE 4850: 486-492.
  • Wright, Gillian, Ivison, Rob, Hastings, Peter, Wells, Martyn, Sharples, Ray, Allington-Smith, Jeremy & Content, Robert (2002), Multiple Integral Field Spectroscopy, Scientific Drivers for ESO Future VLT/VLTI Instrumentation Proceedings of the ESO Workshop held in Garching, Germany, 11-15 June, 2001 128-.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Murray, G., Content, R., Dodsworth, G., Davies, R., Miller, B.W., Turner, J., Jorgensen, I., Hook, I., Crampton, D. & Murowinski, R. (2002), The GMOS Integral Field Unit: First Integral Field Spectroscopy with an 8m Telescope (Invited Talk), Galaxies: the Third Dimension. ASP Conf. Ser 282: 415.
  • Allan, A., Allington-Smith, J., Turner, J., Johnson, R., & Miller, B. and Valdes, F. G. (2001), IFU Data Products and Reduction Software, ASP Conf. Ser. 238: Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems X 238: 459-.
  • Maihara, Toshinori, Ohta, Kouji, Tamura, Naoyuki, Ohtani, Hiroshi, Akiyama, Masayuki, Noumaru, Junichi, Kaifu, Norio, Karoji, Hiroshi, Iye, Masanori, Dalton, Gavin B., Parry, Ian R., Robertson, David J., Sharples, Ray M., Ren, Deqing, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Taylor, & Keith and Gillingham, Peter R. (2000), Fiber multi-object spectrograph (FMOS) for the Subaru Telescope, Proc. SPIE Vol. 4008, p. 1111-1118, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, Masanori Iye; Alan F. Moorwood; Eds 4008: 1111-1118.
  • Crampton, David, Fletcher, J. Murray, Jean, I., Murowinski, Richard G., Szeto, Kei, Dickson, Colin G., Hook, Isobel, Laidlaw, Ken, Purkins, Terry, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. and Davies, Roger & L. (2000), Gemini multi-object spectrograph GMOS: integration and tests, Proc. SPIE Vol. 4008, p. 114-122, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, Masanori Iye; Alan F. Moorwood; Eds 4008: 114-122.
  • Wright, Gillian S., Sharples, Ray M., Hastings, Peter R., Wells, Martyn, Atad-Ettedgui, Eli, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Robertson, David J., Content, Robert & Parry, Ian R. (2000), GIRMOS: an infrared multi-object spectrograph for Gemini, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, Masanori Iye; Alan F. Moorwood; Eds. Proc. SPIE 4008: 729-735.
  • Le Fèvre, O., Allington-Smith, J., Prieto, E., Bacon, R., Content, R., Cristiani, S., Davies, R., Delabre, B., Ellis, R., Monnet, G., Pécontal, E., Posselt, W., Thatte, N., de Zeeuw, P.T. & van der Werf, P. (2000), IFMOS: Integral Field Multi Object Spectrograph for the NGST, Imaging the Universe in Three Dimensions. ASP Conf. Ser 195: 431-.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Content, R., Haynes, R. & Robertson, D. (2000), Integral Field Spectroscopy with GEMINI and Space Telecopes, Imaging the Universe in Three Dimensions. ASP Conf. Ser 195: 319-.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Content, Robert, Dodsworth, George N., Murray, Graham J., Ren, Deqing, Robertson, David J., Turner, James E. & Webster, John (2000), Integral field spectroscopy with the GEMINI multi-object spectrographs, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, Masanori Iye; Alan F. Moorwood; Eds. Proc. SPIE 4008: 1172-1180.
  • Dubbeldam, Cornelis M., Content, Robert, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Pokrovski, Serge & Robertson, David J. (2000), Integral field unit for the Gemini near-infrared spectrograph, in Iye, Masanori & Moorwood, Alan F. M. eds, Proceedings of the SPIE 4008: Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors. 1181-1192.
  • Miller, B. W., Bureau, M., Verolme, E., de Zeeuw, P. T., Bacon, R., Copin, Y., Emsellem, E., Davies, R. L., Peletier, R. F., & Allington-Smith, J. R., Carollo, C. M. and Monnet, G. (2000), SAURON: Integral-field Spectroscopy of Galaxies (Poster), ASP Conf. Ser. 195: Imaging the Universe in Three Dimensions 195: 158-.
  • Murray, Graham J., Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Content, Robert, Dodsworth, George N., Dunlop, Colin N., Haynes, Roger, Sharples, Ray M. & Webster, John (2000), TEIFU: a high-resolution integral field unit for the William Herschel Telescope, Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, Masanori Iye; Alan F. Moorwood; Eds. Proc. SPIE 4008: 611-622.
  • Zirbel, E. L., Oemler, A., Jr., Allington-Smith, J., & Ellis, R. S. and Dickinson, M. (1999), HST Images of Radio-Selected Groups, ASP Conf. Ser. 193: The Hy-Redshift Universe: Galaxy Formation and Evolution at High Redshift 193: 110-.
  • Lee, David, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Content, Robert & Haynes, Roger (1998), Characterization of microlens arrays for integral field spectroscopy, Optical Astronomical Instrumentation, Sandro D'Odorico; Ed. Proc. SPIE 3355: 810-820.
  • Murowinski, Richard G., Bond, Tim, Crampton, David, Davidge, Timothy J., Fletcher, J.M., Leckie, Brian, Morbey, Christopher L., Roberts, Scott, Saddlemyer, Leslie, Sebesta, Jerry, Stilburn, James R., Szeto, Kei, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Content, Robert, Davies, Roger L., Dodsworth, G.N., Haynes, Roger, Robinson, David J., Robertson, David J., Webster, J., Lee, David, Beard, Steven M., Dickson, Colin G., Kelly, Dennis, Bennet, R., Ellis, Maureen A., Hastings, Peter R.illiams & Phil R. (1998), Gemini multiobject spectrographs, Optical Astronomical Instrumentation, Sandro D'Odorico; Ed. Proc. SPIE 3355: 188-195.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Haynes, R. & Content, R. (1998), Integral Field Spectroscopy with the GEMINI Multiobject Spectrographs, The Young Universe: Galaxy Formation and Evolution at Intermediate and High Redshift. ASP Conf. Ser 146: 359-.
  • Haynes, Roger, Content, Robert, Turner, James, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. & Lee, David (1998), SMIRFS-II: multiobject and integral-field near-IR spectroscopy at UKIRT, Infrared Astronomical Instrumentation, Albert M. Fowler; Ed. Proc. SPIE 3354: 419-430.
  • Haynes, R., Allington-Smith, J. and Lee, D. (1998), SMIRFS-II:Multi-Object and Integral-Field Unit Spectroscopy at the UKIRT, ASP Conf. Ser. 152: Fiber Optics in Astronomy III 152: 289-.
  • Haynes, Roger, Doel, Andrew P., Content, Robert, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. & Lee, David (1998), TEIFU: a thousand element integral field unit for the WHT fed by the ELECTRA AO system, Optical Astronomical Instrumentation, Sandro D'Odorico; Ed. Proc. SPIE 3355: 788-797.
  • Haynes, R., Content, R., Allington-Smith, J. & Doel, P. (1998), TEIFU: an Integral-Field Unit Optimized for Use with the ELECTRA Adaptive-Optics System at the WHT, Fiber Optics in Astronomy III. ASP Conf. Ser 152: 193-.
  • Ren, Deqing, Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. and Rauscher, & Bernard J. (1997), Compact all-reflective near-infrared spectrograph and imager, Proc. SPIE Vol. 3122, p. 280-285, Infrared Spaceborne Remote Sensing V, Marija Strojnik Scholl; Bjorn F. Andresen; Eds 3122: 280-285.
  • Davies, Roger L., Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Bettess, P., Chadwick, E., Content, Robert, Dodsworth, G.N., Haynes, Roger, Lee, D., Lewis, Ian J., Webster, J., Atad, E., Beard, Steven M., Ellis, M., Hastings, Peter R., Williams, Phil R., Bond, Tim, Crampton, David, Davidge, Timothy J., Fletcher, Murray, Leckie, Brian, Morbey, Christopher L., Murowinski, Richard G., Roberts, Scott, Saddlemyer, Leslie K., Sebesta, Jerry, Stilburn, James R. & Szeto, Kei (1997), GMOS: the GEMINI Multiple Object Spectrographs, Optical Telescopes of Today and Tomorrow, Arne L. Ardeberg; Ed. Proc. SPIE 2871: 1099-1106.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Content, Robert, Haynes, Roger & Lewis, Ian J. (1997), Integral field spectroscopy with the Gemini Multiobject Spectrographs, Optical Telescopes of Today and Tomorrow, Arne L. Ardeberg; Ed. Proc. SPIE 2871: 1284-1294.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. and Davidge, Timothy J. (1994), Proposed medium-low resolution optical spectrographs for GEMINI, Proc. SPIE Vol. 2198, p. 201-212, Instrumentation in Astronomy VIII, David L. Crawford; Eric R. Craine; Eds 2198: 201-212.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Breare, M., Ellis, R., Gellatly, D., Glazebrook, K., Jorden, P., Maclean, J., Oates, P., Shaw, G., Tanvir, N., & Taylor, K., Taylor, P., Webster, J. and Worswick, S. (1992), A Low Dispersion Survey Spectrograph (LDSS-2) for the William Herschel Telescope, Progress in Telescope and Instrumentation Technologies 671-.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Worswick, S. and Gellatly, D. (1992), An Imaging Faint Object Spectrograph (IFOS) - a Design Study for the Gemini 8-m Telescopes, Progress in Telescope and Instrumentation Technologies 605-.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Breare, J. M., Ellis, R. S., & Parry, I. R. and Webster, J. (1990), A faint object spectrograph for the William Herschel Telescope, Instrumentation in astronomy VII; Proceedings of the Meeting, Tucson, AZ, Feb. 13-17, 1990 (A91-29601 11-35). Bellingham, WA, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, 1990, p. 526-534 1235: 526-534.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Breare, J. M., Ellis, R. S., & Parry, I. R. and Shaw, G. D. (1990), A low dispersion survey spectrograph for the William Herschel Telescope, Instrumentation in astronomy VII; Proceedings of the Meeting, Tucson, AZ, Feb. 13-17, 1990 (A91-29601 11-35). Bellingham, WA, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, 1990, p. 691-701 1235: 691-701.
  • Pearce, Gillian, Patchett, Bruce, Allington-Smith, Jeremy, & and Parry, Ian (1989), Observations of the Supernova SN1987L with the New Faint Object Spectrograph on the 4-2m William Herschel Telescope, ASSL Vol. 150: Dynamics and Structure of Quiescent Solar Prominences 267-.
  • Branduardi-Raymont, G., Mittaz, J. P. D., Mason, Keith O., Puchnarewicz, E. M., Murdin, P. G., Allington-Smith, J. R., Giommi, P., & Tagliaferri, G. and Angelini, Lorella (1989), The optical characteristics of a sample of soft X ray selected active galactic nuclei, ESA SP-296: Two Topics in X-Ray Astronomy, Volume 1: X Ray Binaries. Volume 2: AGN and the X Ray Background 713-717.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. (1987), Radio galaxies at high redshift, High Redshift and Primeval Galaxies 113-123.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. (1983), Quasars in the 1-Jy radio sample, Liege International Astrophysical Colloquia 24: 267-271.
  • Murray, G. J., Allington-Smith, J. R. & Lemke, U. (2012). A new method for correcting fibre barycentre displacements in high resolution spectroscopy. GROUND-BASED AND AIRBORNE INSTRUMENTATION FOR ASTRONOMY IV SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Murray, Graham & Lemke, Ulrike (2012). Modelling complex phenomena in optical fibres. GROUND-BASED AND AIRBORNE INSTRUMENTATION FOR ASTRONOMY IV SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Poppett, Claire & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (2010). A new method to quantitatively compare focal ratio degradation due to different end termination techniques. GROUND-BASED AND AIRBORNE INSTRUMENTATION FOR ASTRONOMY III SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Lemke, U., Corbett, J., Allington-Smith, J. & Murray, G. (2010). Characterising modal noise in fibre-coupled spectrographs for astronomy. MODERN TECHNOLOGIES IN SPACE- AND GROUND-BASED TELESCOPES AND INSTRUMENTATION SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., Birks, Timothy A., Bland-Hawthorn, Joss, Cunningham, Colin R., Dagupta, Sonali, Haynes, Roger, Garcia, Paulo J. V., Kar, Ajoy K., Kelz, Andreas, Kern, Pierre Y., Labadie, Lucas, Lawrence, Jon S., Le Coarer, Etienne P., Roth, Martin M., Minardi, Stefano, Sharples, Ray M. & Thomson, Robert R. (2010). Defining requirements and identifying relevant technologies in astrophotonics. MODERN TECHNOLOGIES IN SPACE- AND GROUND-BASED TELESCOPES AND INSTRUMENTATION SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Content, Robert, Murray, Graham J. & Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. (2010). Optical design of optical switches for diverse field spectroscopy. MODERN TECHNOLOGIES IN SPACE- AND GROUND-BASED TELESCOPES AND INSTRUMENTATION SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Corbett, Jason C. W. & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (2006). Fibre modal noise issues in astronomical spectrophotometry - art. no. 62693N. Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy, Pts 1- 3 SPIE; Amer Astron Soc; Assoc Univ Res Astron; Ball Aerosp \& Technol Corp; European SE Observ; Opt Infrared Coordinat Network; Particle Phys \& Astron Res Council; UK Astron Technol Ctr; Un, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Schmoll, J, Dodsworth, GN, Content, R & Allington-Smith, JR (2004). Design and construction of the IMACS-IFU, a 2000-element integral field unit. GROUND-BASED INSTRUMENTATION FOR ASTRONOMY, PTS 1-3 SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Ren, DQ, Allington-Smith, J, Sharples, R & Dodsworth, G (2003). The design and construction of a Multiple-Integral-Field-Unit for 8-meter Telescopes. SPECIALIZED OPTICAL DEVELOPMENTS IN ASTRONOMY SPIE, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Allington-Smith, J, Murray, G, Content, R, Dodsworth, G, Davies, R, Miller, BW, Turner, J, Jorgensen, I, Hook, I, Crampton, D & Murowinski, R (2002). The GMOS integral field unit: First integral field spectroscopy with an 8m telescope. GALAXIES: THE THIRD DIMENSION Univ Nacl Autonoma Mexico; Inst Astronomia; Consejo Tecn Invest Cientif; Direc Gen Asumtos Personal Acad; Direc Gen Estud Posgrado; Consejo Nacl Cienc Teconol, 390 ASHTON AVE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94112 USA, ASTRONOMICAL SOC PACIFIC.
  • Dubbeldam, M, Content, R, Allington-Smith, JR, Pokrovsky, S & Robertson, DJ (2000). An integral field unit for the Gemini Near InfraRed Spectrograph. OPTICAL AND IR TELESCOPE INSTRUMENTATION AND DETECTORS, PTS 1 AND 2 SPIE; European So Observ; DFM Engn Inc, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Content, R, Allington-Smith, J, Robertson, D, Le Fevre, O, Prieto, E, Delabre, B & Posselt, W (2000). ESA-NGST integral field and multiobject spectrograph slicer system. UV, OPTICAL, AND IR SPACE TELESCOPES AND INSTRUMENTS SPIE; European SO Observ; DFM Engn Inc, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Allington-Smith, J, Content, R, Dodsworth, G, Murray, G, Ren, D, Robertson, D, Turner, J & Webster, J (2000). Integral field spectroscopy with the GEMINI Multiobject Spectrographs. OPTICAL AND IR TELESCOPE INSTRUMENTATION AND DETECTORS, PTS 1 AND 2 SPIE; European So Observ; DFM Engn Inc, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Davies, RL, Allington-Smith, J, Metcalfe, N & Shanks, T (1998). Integral field and multi-object spectroscopy with NGST. 34TH LIEGE INTERNATIONAL ASTROPHYSICS COLLOQUIUM - THE NEXT GENERATION SPACE TELESCOPE SCIENCE DRIVERS AND TECHNOLOGICAL CHALLENGES ESA; ESO; NASA; STScl; Univ Liege; Fonds Natl Rech Sci; Communaute Francaise; AMOS; CSL; Spacebel Instrumentat; HiServ, 8-10 RUE MARIO NIKIS, 75738 PARIS, FRANCE, EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY.
  • Allington-Smith, J, Haynes, R & Content, R (1998). Integral-field spectroscopy with the GEMINI multi-object spectrographs. FIBER OPTICS IN ASTRONOMY III Astron Soc Pacific, 390 ASHTON AVE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94112 USA, ASTRONOMICAL SOC PACIFIC.
  • Haynes, R, Content, R, Turner, J, Allington-Smith, J & Lee, D (1998). SMIRFS-II: Multi-object and integral field near-IR spectroscopy at UKIRT. INFRARED ASTRONOMICAL INSTRUMENTATION, PTS 1-2 Int Soc Opt Engn; European So Observ, 1000 20TH ST, PO BOX 10, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227-0010 USA, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING.
  • Bland-Hawthorn, Joss & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (2010). 3D spectrophotometric imaging opens a new window into the cosmos. LASER FOCUS WORLD 46(12): 60-64.
  • Corbett, J.C.W., Butterley, T. & Allington-Smith, J.R. (2007). Fibre modal power distributions in astronomy and their application to OH-suppression fibres. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 378: 482.
  • Poppett, C. L. & Allington-Smith, J. R. (2007). Fibre systems for future astronomy: anomalous wavelength-temperature effects. MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 379(1): 143-150.
  • Allington-Smith, J (2006). Basic principles of integral field spectroscopy. New Astronomy Reviews 50(4-5): 244-251.
  • Tamura, N, Murray, GJ, Luke, P, Blackburn, C, Robertson, DJ, Dipper, NA, Sharples, RM & Allington-Smith, JR (2006). Cryogenic tests of volume-phase holographic gratings: results at 100 K. Applied Optics 45(23): 5923-5928.
  • Gerssen, J., Allington-Smith, J. R., Miller, B. W., Turner, J. E. H. & Walker, A. (2006). GMOS IFU observations of the stellar and gaseous kinematics in the centre of NGC 1068. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 365(1): 29.
  • Allington-Smith, J (2006). Integral field spectroscopy: Techniques and data production - a foreword. New Astronomy Reviews 50(4-5): 235-236.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R. , Content, R. , Dubbeldam, C. M. , Robertson, D. J. & Preuss, W. (2006). New techniques for integral field spectroscopy - I. Design, construction and testing of the GNIRS IFU. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 371(1): 380-394.
  • Corbett, J, Dabirian, A, Butterley, T, Mortensen, NA & Allington-Smith, JR (2006). The coupling performance of photonic crystal fibres in fibre stellarinterferometry. Monthly Notices Of The Royal Astronomical Society 368(1): 203-210.
  • Corbett, JCW, Morris, TJ & Allington-Smith, JR (2006). Tip-tilt requirements for coupling starlight into single-mode photoniccrystal fibres using a lenslet: A first analysis. New Astronomy Reviews 49(10-12): 6.
  • Corbett, JCW & Allington-Smith, JR (2006). Towards single mode integral field spectroscopy. New Astronomy Reviews 50(4-5): 313-315.
  • Corbett, JCW & Allington-Smith, JR (2005). Coupling starlight into single-mode photonic crystal fiber using a field lens. OPTICS EXPRESS 13(17): 6527-6540.
  • Swinbank, A. M., Balogh, M. L., Bower, R. G., Hau, G. K. & T., Allington-Smith, J. R., Nichol, R. C. and Miller, C. J. (2005). Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph Integral Field Spectroscopy of a Merging System with Enhanced Balmer Absorption. Astrophysical Journal 622: 260-266.
  • Swinbank, AM, Balogh, ML, Bower, RG, Hau, GKT, Allington-Smith, JR, Nichol, RC & Miller, CJ (2005). Gemini multi-object spectrograph integral field spectroscopy of a merging system with enhanced Balmer absorption. ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL 622(1, Part 1): 260-266.
  • Tamura, Naoyuki, Murray, Graham J., Sharples, Ray M., & Robertson, David J. and Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. (2005). Measurement of throughput variation across a large format volume-phase holographic grating. Optics Express, vol. 13, Issue 11, p.4125 13: 4125-.
  • Gerssen, J., Bower, R. and Allington-Smith, J. (2004). Galaxy Structure and Formation with Integral Field Spectrographs. American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts 205.
  • Hook, IM, Jorgensen, I, Allington-Smith, JR, Davies, RL, Metcalfe, N, Murowinski, RG & Crampton, D (2004). The Gemini-North multi-object spectrograph: Performance in imaging, long-slit, and multi-object spectroscopic modes. PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF THE PACIFIC 116(819): 425-440.
  • Tamura, N, Murray, GJ, Luke, P, Blackburn, C, Robertson, DJ, Dipper, NA, Sharples, RM & Allington-Smith, JR (2003). Cryogenic tests of volume-phase holographic gratings - I. Results at 200 K. EXPERIMENTAL ASTRONOMY 15(1): 1-12.
  • Swinbank, A. M., Smith, J., Bower, R. G., Bunker, A., Smail, I., Ellis, R. S., Smith, Graham P., Kneib, J.-P., Sullivan, M. and & Allington-Smith, J. (2003). Galaxies under the Cosmic Microscope: A Gemini Multiobject Spectrograph Study of Lensed Disk Galaxy 289 in A2218. Astrophysical Journal 598: 162-167.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Murray, Graham, Content, Robert, Dodsworth, George, Miller, Bryan W., Turner, James, Jorgensen, Inger & Hook, Isobel (2002). Integral field spectroscopy with the GEMINI multiobject spectrographs. Experimental Astronomy 13: 1-37.
  • Allington-Smith, J, Murray, G, Content, R, Dodsworth, G, Davies, R, Miller, BW, Jorgensen, I, Hook, I, Crampton, D & Murowinski, R (2002). Integral field spectroscopy with the gemini multiobject spectrograph. I. Design, construction, and testing. PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF THE PACIFIC 114(798): 892-912.
  • Allington-Smith, J, Murray, G, Content, R, Dodsworth, G, Miller, BW, Turner, J, Jorgensen, I & Hook, I (2002). Integral field spectroscopy with the Gemini Multiobject Spectrographs. Experimental Astronomy 13(1): 1-37.
  • Ren, Deqing & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (2002). On the Application of Integral Field Unit Design Theory for Imaging Spectroscopy. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 114: 866-878.
  • Davidge, T. J., Da Costa, G. S., Jørgensen, Inger and & Allington-Smith, J. R. (2002). The M31 Dwarf Spheroidal Companion Andromeda V: g', r', and i' Imaging with the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph on Gemini North. Astronomical Journal 124: 886-895.
  • Davidge, TJ, Da Costa, GS, Jorgensen, I & Allington-Smith, JR (2002). The M31 dwarf spheroidal companion Andromeda V: g `, r `, and i ` imaging with the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph on Gemini North. ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL 124(2): 886-895.
  • Turner, JEH, Allington-Smith, J, Chapman, S, Content, R, Done, C, Haynes, R, Lee, D & Morris, S (2002). The origin of [Fe II] emission in NGC4151. MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 331(2): 284-292.
  • Lee, David, Haynes, Roger, Ren, Deqing and & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (2001). Characterization of Lenslet Arrays for Astronomical Spectroscopy. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 113: 1406-1419.
  • Lee, D, Haynes, R, Ren, DQ & Allington-Smith, J (2001). Characterization of lenslet arrays for astronomical spectroscopy. PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF THE PACIFIC 113(789): 1406-1419.
  • Ren, Deqing, Sharples, Ray M., Allington-Smith, Jeremy R., & Dodsworth, George N., Robertson, David J. and Dalton, Gavin B. (2001). Design and construction of a fiber bundle connector using microlenses. Optical Engineering 40: 2709-2717.
  • Sharples, RM, Allington-Smith, JR, Buscher, DF, Content, R, Haynes, R & Myers, RM (2001). Recent developments in spectroscopy. NEW ASTRONOMY REVIEWS 45(1-2): 77-81.
  • Peletier, R. F., Davies, R. L., Allington-Smith, J. R., Bacon, R., Copin, Y., Emsellem, E., de Zeeuw, P. T., Miller, B., Bureau, & M., Verolme, E., Carollo, C. M. and Monnet, G. (2001). SAURON: integral-field spectroscopy of galaxies. New Astronomy Review 45: 83-86.
  • Peletier, RF, Davies, RL, Allington-Smith, JR, Bacon, R, Copin, Y, Emsellem, E, de Zeeuw, PT, Miller, B, Bureau, M, Verolme, E, Carollo, CM & Monnet, G (2001). SAURON: integral-field spectroscopy of galaxies. NEW ASTRONOMY REVIEWS 45(1-2): 83-86.
  • Zirbel, E. L., Oemler, A., Allington-Smith, J. R. and & Dickinson, M. E. (2001). The Evolution of Galaxies in Groups. Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society 33: 1178-.
  • de Zeeuw, P. T., Le Fevre, O., Prieto, E., Posselt, W., Holota, W., Dubet, D., Davies, R. L., Allington-Smith, J., Bacon, R., & Ferruit, P., Monnet, G. and Thatte, N. (2001). The NGST Near-Infrared Spectrometer: The Astrium Consortium Concept. Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society 34: 559-.
  • Bacon, R, Copin, Y, Monnet, G, Miller, BW, Allington-Smith, JR, Bureau, M, Carollo, CM, Davies, RL, Emsellem, E, Kuntschner, H, Peletier, RF, Verolme, EK & de Zeeuw, PT (2001). The SAURON project - I. The panoramic integral-field spectrograph. MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 326(1): 23-35.
  • Lee, D & Allington-Smith, JR (2000). An experimental investigation of immersed gratings. MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 312(1): 57-69.
  • de Zeeuw, P. T., Allington-Smith, J. R., Bacon, R., Bureau, M., Carollo, C. M., Copin, Y., Davies, R. L., Emsellem, E., Kuntschner, H., Miller, B. W., Monnet, G., Peletier, R. F. and Verolme, E. & K. (2000). The One Eye that Sees All: Integral Field Spectroscopy with SAURON on the WHT. The Newsletter of the Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (ING Newsl.), issue no. 2, p. 11-15 2: 11-15.
  • Ren, Deqing and Allington-Smith, Jeremy R. (1999). Apochromatic lenses for near-infrared astronomical instruments. Optical Engineering 38: 537-542.
  • Haynes, Roger, Lee, David, Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Content, Robert, Dodsworth, George, Lewis, Ian, Sharples, Ray, Turner, James, Webster, John, Done, Christine, Peletier, Reynier, Parry, Ian & Chapman, Scott (1999). Multiple-Object and Integral Field Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Using Fibers. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 111: 1451-1468.
  • Allington-Smith, J & Content, R (1998). Sampling and background subtraction in fiber-lenslet integral field spectrographs. PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF THE PACIFIC 110(752): 1216-1234.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Bettess, P., Chadwick, E., Content, R., Davies, R., Dodsworth, G., Haynes, R., Lee, D., Lewis, I., Webster, J., Atad, E., Beard, S., Bennett, R., Harris, J., Hastings, P., Kelly, D., Paul, T., Strachan, M., Williams, P., Bond, T., Crampton, D., Davidge, T., Leckie, B., Morbey, C., Murowinski, R., Roberts, S., Saddlemyer, L., Sebesta, J., Stilburn, J. & Szeto, K. (1997). The Gemini Multiobject Spectrographs. Experimental Astronomy 7: 293-299.
  • Glazebrook, Karl, Ellis, Richard, Colless, Matthew, & Broadhurst, Tom, Allington-Smith, Jeremy and Tanvir, Nial (1995). A faint galaxy redshift survey to B=24. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 273: 157-168.
  • Hickson, P. & Allington-Smith, J.R. (1995). Book-Review - Atlas of Compact Groups of Galaxies. The Observatory 115: 347-.
  • Law-Green, J. D. B., Leahy, J. P., Alexander, P., Allington-Smith, J. R., van Breugel, W. J. M., Eales, S. A., Rawlings, S. & G. and Spinrad, H. (1995). VLA observations of DRAGNs in the 3CR and 6C/B2 `2-Jy' surveys. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 274: 939-963.
  • Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Breare, Mike, Ellis, Richard, Gellatly, Dave, Glazebrook, Karl, Jorden, Paul, Maclean, John, Oates, Paddy, Shaw, Graham, Tanvir, Nial, Taylor, Keith, Taylor, Philip, Webster, & John and Worswick, Sue (1994). A low-dispersion survey spectrograph (LDSS-2) for the William Herschel Telescope. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 106: 983-991.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R. , Ellis, R. Zirbel, E. L. & Oemler, A. Jr. (1993). The evolution of galaxies in radio-selected groups. Astrophysical Journal 404(2): 521-538.
  • Puchnarewicz, E. M., Mason, K. O., Cordova, F. A., Kartje, J., Brabduardi, A. A., Puchnarewicz, E. M., Mason, K. O., Cordova, F. A., Kartje, J., Branduardi-Raymont, G., Mittaz, J. P. D., Murdin, P. G. and & Allington-Smith, J. (1992). Optical properties of active galaxies with ultra-soft X-ray spectra. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 256: 589-623.
  • Ellis, Richard, Allington-Smith, Jeremy and Smail, Ian (1991). Spectroscopy of arcs in the rich cluster Abell 963. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 249: 184-190.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Peacock, J. A. and Dunlop, J. S. (1991). Spectroscopy of radio sources from the Parkes Selected Regions. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 253: 287-294.
  • Machin, G., Callanan, P. J., Allington-Smith, J., Charles, & P. A. and Hassall, B. J. M. (1991). WHT observations of cataclysmic variables in globular clusters. III - V4 in M30 during quiescence. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 250: 602-606.
  • Rowan-Robinson, M., Lawrence, A., Saunders, W., Crawford, J., Ellis, R., Frenk, C. S., Parry, I., Xiaoyang, X., Allington-Smith, J., & Efstathiou, G. and Kaiser, N. (1990). A Sparse-Sampled Redshift Survey of IRAS Galaxies - Part One - the Convergence of the IRAS Dipole and the Origin of Our Motion with Respect to the Microwave Background. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 247: 1-.
  • Smail, I., Ellis, R. and Allington-Smith, J. (1990). Gravitational lensing a probe of distant field galaxies. GEMINI Newsletter Royal Greenwich Observatory 30: 1-.
  • Pearce, G., Patchett, B. E. and Allington-Smith, J. R. (1990). Observations of SN1988A with the Faint Object Spectrograph on the 4.2 M William Herschel telescope. Astrophysics and Space Science 166: 41-44.
  • Pearce, Gillian, Patchett, Bruce, Murdin, Paul and & Allington-Smith, Jeremy (1990). Observations of SN1988e - A mature supernova. Astrophysics and Space Science 164: 59-62.
  • van Paradijs, J., Allington-Smith, J., Callanan, P., Charles, P. A., Hassall, B. J. M., Machin, G., Mason, K. O., Naylor, T., & and Smale, A. P. (1990). Optical spectroscopy of V 1341 Cygni, the optical counterpart of Cygnus X-2. Astronomy and Astrophysics 235: 156-161.
  • Mukai, K., Mason, K. O., Howell, S. B., Allington-Smith, J., Callanan, P. J., Charles, P. A., Hassall, B. J. M., Naylor, T., Smale, & A. P. and van Paradijs, J. (1990). Spectroscopy of faint, high latitude cataclysmic variable candidates. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 245: 385-.
  • Machin, G., Allington-Smith, J., Callanan, P. J., Charles, P. A., Hassall, B. J. M., Mason, K. O., Mukai, K., Naylor, T., Smale, A. & P. and van Paradijs, J. (1990). WHT observations of cataclysmic variables in globular clusters. II - The CV candidates in M71. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 242: 9P-13P.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Breare, J. M., Carrasco, B. E., Ellis, R. S., Parry, I. R., Webster, J., Gellatly, D. W., Gribbin, F. J., Ingle, M., Jorden, P. R., Lowne, C. M., Powell, J. R., Thorne, D. J., Taylor, C., van Breda, I. G., Waltham, N. R., Worswick, S. P. and Wynne, & C. G. (1989). A faint object spectrograph for the William Herschel Telescope. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 238: 603-619.
  • Raymont, G. Branduardi, Mason, K. O., Mittaz, J. P. D., Murdin, P. G., Allington-Smith, J. R., Giommi, P., Tagliaferri, G. and & Angelini, L. (1989). Discovery of an X-Ray Selected Optically Highly Variable Quasar. LNP Vol. 334: BL Lac Objects 334: 261-.
  • Kidger, M., Casares, J., Garcia-Lario, P., Mampaso, A., Manteiga, M., Jones, D., Ellis, R., Allington-Smith, J., Charles, P., Ruiz-Lapuente, P., Lopez, R., Canal, R., Wheeler, J. C., Thompson, K. and & Goodrich, R. (1989). Supernovae 1989A in NGC 3687 and 1989B in NGC 3627. International Astronomical Union Circular 4740: 1-.
  • Cropper, M., Mason, K. O., Allington-Smith, J. R., Branduardi-Raymont, G., Charles, P. A., Mittaz, J. P. D., Mukai, K., & Murdin, P. G. and Smale, A. P. (1989). The magnetic field in four AM HER systems - Measurements from cyclotron humps. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 236: 29P-38P.
  • Naylor, T., Allington-Smith, J., Callanan, P. J., Hassall, B. J. M., Machin, G., Charles, P. A., Mason, K. O., Smale, A. P. and van & Paradijs, J. (1989). WHT observations of cataclysmic variables in globular clusters. I - V101 in M5 during quiescence and outburst. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 241: 25P-30P.
  • Charles, P., Hassall, B., Machin, G., Smale, A., & Allington-Smith, J. and Corbet, R. (1988). ASM 2000+25. International Astronomical Union Circular 4609: 1-.
  • Allington-Smith, J. (1988). Faraway quasars finally come into view. New Scientist 117: 34-.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Spinrad, H., Djorgovski, S. and & Liebert, J. (1988). Further redshifts of 1-Jy radio sources. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 234: 1091-1103.
  • Pearce, Gillian, Patchett, Bruce, Allington-Smith, Jeremy, & and Parry, Ian (1988). Observations of the supernova SN1987L with the new Faint Object Spectrograph on the 4.2 M William Herschel telescope. Astrophysics and Space Science 150: 267-271.
  • van Paradijs, J., Allington-Smith, J., Callanan, P., & Hassall, B. J. M. and Charles, P. A. (1988). Optical observations of the eclipsing binary radio pulsar PSR1957 + 20. Nature 334: 684-686.
  • Hansen, L., Norgaard-Nielsen, H. U., Jorgensen, H. E., & Ellis, R., Couch, W., Allington-Smith, J., de Lapparent, V. and Mazure, A. (1988). Possible Supernovae. International Astronomical Union Circular 4641: 1-.
  • Fabian, A. C., Crawford, C. S., Johnstone, R. M., Hewett, & P. C. and Allington-Smith, J. R. (1988). WHT spectroscopy of emission-line gas around two separate quasars at Z = 0.87. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 235: 13P-18P.
  • Smith, A.D. & Allington-Smith, J.R. (1986). A study of microchannel plate intensifiers. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 33: 295-298.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. & Schwarz, H.E. (1986). Compact imaging photon detectors. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 33: 293-.
  • Lilly, S. J., Longair, M. S. and Allington-Smith, J. R. (1985). Infrared Observations of 1-JANSKY Radio Source Identifications and Empty Fields. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 215: 37-.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Mason, I. M., Schwarz, H. E. and & Culhane, J. L. (1985). Position sensitive detectors for the proposed AXAF imaging optical/UV monitor (AXIOM). IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 32: 119-123.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Lilly, S. J. and Longair, M. S. (1985). Redshifts of radio sources in the 1-Jy sample. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 213: 243-255.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. (1984). A complete sample of extragalactic radio sources at 1 Jy at 408 MHz. III - Estimated redshifts and radio luminosities. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 209: 665-681.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. (1984). Variations of the linear sizes of extragalactic radio sources with radio luminosity and redshift. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 210: 611-631.
  • Fielden, J., Downes, A. J. B., Allington-Smith, J. R., & Benn, C. R., Longair, M. S. and Perryman, M. A. C. (1983). Further high-resolution observations of faint radio sources and the angular size-flux density relation. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 204: 289-315.
  • Allington-Smith, J.R. (1982). A complete sample of extragalactic radio sources at 1 Jy at 408 MHz. I - The radio observations. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 199: 611-631.
  • Allington-Smith, J. R., Perryman, M. A. C., Longair, M. & S., Gunn, J. E. and Westphal, J. A. (1982). A complete sample of extragalactic radio sources at 1 Jy at 408 MHz. II - The optical observations. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 201: 331-344.
  • Perryman, M. A. C., Longair, M. S., Allington-Smith, J. & R. and Fielden, J. (1982). CCD observations of radio sources from the 5C6 and 5C7 surveys. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 201: 957-973.
  • Allington-Smith, J., Buscher, D. and Myers, R. (1999). Adaptive Optics at the WHT. The Newsletter of the Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes (ING Newsl.), issue no. 1, p. 9-12 1: 9-12.
  • Vanparadijs, J., Allington-Smith, J., Callanan, P., Charles, P. A., Hassall, B. J. M., Machin, G., Mason, K. O., Naylor, T., & and Smale, A. P. (1989). Optical spectroscopy of V1341 Cyg, the optical counterpart of CYG X-2.

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  • 2011: BIBBOSS Fibre Asemblies (£38800.00 from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
  • 2010: Astrophotonis Funding (£28496.54 from STFC)
  • 2009: Optical Infrared Coordination Network for... (£414000.00 from EU Commission (EntDG))
  • 2008: WFMOS CONCEPTUAL DESIGN STUDY (£109710.75 from Australian Astronomical Observatory)

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