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Prof Simon Morris

Professor

BSc (Physics, Durham), Certificate of Advanced Study in Mathematics (Cambridge), PhD (Astronomy, Cambridge)


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Professor of Department of Physics +44 (0) 191 33 43637
Member of the Centre for Advanced InstrumentationOCW028 
Member of the Centre for Extragalactic Astronomy  

Biography

1984-1985 Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, Lindemann Trust Postdoctoral Fellowship.

1985-1987 Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, SERC/NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship.

1987-1992 The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, Los Angeles, California, Research Associate (member of HST Goddard High Resolution Spectrograph (GHRS) team).

1989 On the final shortlist for the US Astronaut program.

1992-1993 SERC Advanced Fellowship, Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge.

1993-1999 Associate Research Officer, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Victoria, BC.

2000 Senior Research Officer, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Victoria, BC.

2001-2006 Reader, Physics Department, University of Durham

2006-Present Professor, Physics Department, University of Durham

Research groups

Awarded Grants

  • 2019: E-ELT PPRP HARMONI(£2310549.71 from Ernest Rutherford Fellowship)
  • 2019: E-ELT PPRP MOSAIC(£1238917.06 from Ernest Rutherford Fellowship)
  • 2013: A programme of astronomical instrumentation and high energy astrophysics at Durham 2013-2015(£961829.80 from STFC)
  • 2013: UK Programme for the European Extremely Large Telescope - Additional Support 13-14(£192886.00 from STFC)
  • 2012: European Extremely Large telescope (E-ELT) - EAGLE delta Phase A study(£19642.00 from European Southern Observatory)
  • 2011: CANARY equipment funding(£122434.00 from STFC)
  • 2011: UK Programme for the European Extremely Large Telescope(£1091167.47 from STFC)
  • 2010: CANARY Phase A/B Capability(£45000.00 from STFC)
  • 2010: Royal Society International Travel Grant: The Relationship between gas and galaxies(£2500.00 from The Royal Society)
  • 2010: UK E-ELT EAGLE(£45000.00 from STFC)
  • 2010: UK Role in the European Extremely Large Telescope - CANARY Phase B(£543311.48 from STFC)
  • 2009: Design and development for EAGLE and CANARY(£270111.00 from UK AstronomyTechnology Centre)
  • 2008: UK Role in the European Extremely Large Telescope(£228377.55 from UK AstronomyTechnology Centre)
  • 2007: ESO EAGLE Phase A Study(£72608.04 from ESO - European Org. for Astronomical Research)
  • 2006: Extremely large telescope Design studies for durha(£127572.61 from Pparc)
  • 2005: ELT Design Study(£74745.00 from European Commission)
  • 2002: MILLION ELEMENT INTEGRAL FIELD UNIT DESIGN STUDY(£35206.00 from AURA)

Media Contacts

Available for media contact about:

  • Advanced Instrumentation: Astronomical Instrumentation
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics: Galaxy Formation

Publications

Conference Paper

  • Evans, C. J., Puech, M., Rodrigues, M., Barbuy, B., Cuby, J. G., Dalton, G., Fitzsimons, E., Hammer, F., Jagourel, P., Kaper, L., Morris, S. L. & Morris, T. J. (2016), Science requirements and trade-offs for the MOSAIC instrument for the European ELT, in Evans, Christopher J., Simard, Luc & Takami, Hideki eds, 9908: Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. Edinburgh, SPIE, 99089J-99089J-12.
  • Marconi, A., Di Marcantonio, P., D'Odorico, V., Cristiani, S., Maiolino, R., Oliva, E., Origlia, L., Riva, M., Valenziano, L., Zerbi, F. M., Abreu, M., Adibekyan, V., Allende Prieto, C., Amado, P. J., Benz, W., Boisse, I., Bonfils, X., Bouchy, F., Buchhave, L., Buscher, D., Cabral, A., Canto Martins, B. L., Chiavassa, A., Coelho, J., Christensen, L. B., Delgado-Mena, E., de Medeiros, J. R., Di Varano, I., Figueira, P., Fisher, M., Fynbo, J. P. U., Glasse, A. C. H., Haehnelt, M., Haniff, C., Hansen, C. J., Hatzes, A., Huke, P., Korn, A. J., Leão, I. C., Liske, J., Lovis, C., Maslowski, P., Matute, I., McCracken, R. A., Martins, C. J. A. P., Monteiro, M. J. P. F. G., Morris, S., Morris, T., Nicklas, H., Niedzielski, A., Nunes, N. J., Palle, E., Parr-Burman, P. M., Parro, V., Parry, I., Pepe, F., Piskunov, N., Queloz, D., Quirrenbach, A., Rebolo Lopez, R., Reiners, A., Reid, D. T., Santos, N., Seifert, W., Sousa, S., Stempels, H. C., Strassmeier, K., Sun, X., Udry, S., Vanzi, L., Vestergaard, M., Weber, M. & Zackrisson, E. (2016), EELT-HIRES the high-resolution spectrograph for the E-ELT, 9908: Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. 990823.
  • Gendron, E., Morris, T., Basden, A., Vidal, F., Atkinson, D., Bitenc, U., Buey, T., Chemla, F., Cohen, M., Dickson, C., Dipper, N., Feautrier, P., Gach, J.-L., Gratadour, D., Henry, D., Huet, J.-M., Morel, C., Morris, S., Myers, R., Osborn, J., Perret, D., Reeves, A., Rousset, G., Sevin, A., Stadler, E., Talbot, G., Todd, S. & Younger, E. (2016), Final two-stage MOAO on-sky demonstration with CANARY, in Marchetti, Enrico, Close, Laird M. & Véran, Jean-Pierre eds, International Society for Optics and Photonics, 99090C.
  • Hammer, F., Morris, S., Kaper, L., Barbuy, B., Cuby, J. G. Roth, M., Jagourel, P., Evans, C. J., Puech, M., Fitzsimons, E., Dalton, G. & Rodrigues, M. (2016), The E-ELT multi-object spectrograph: latest news from MOSAIC, 9908: Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VI. 990824.
  • Basden, A., Morris, S., Morris, T. & Myers, R. (2014), AO modelling for wide-field E-ELT instrumentation using Monte-Carlo simulation, \procspie 9148: Adaptive Optics Systems IV. SPIE, 91486J.
  • Hammer, F., Barbuy, B., Cuby, J.G., Kaper, L., Morris, S., Evans, C.J., Jagourel, P., Dalton, G., Rees, P., Puech, M., Rodrigues, M., Pearson, D. & Disseau, K. (2014), MOSAIC at the E-ELT: A multi-object spectrograph for astrophysics, IGM and cosmology, Proceedings SPIE 9147: Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy V. SPIE, 914727.
  • Evans, C.J., Puech, M., Barbuy, B., Bonifacio, P., Cuby, J.-G., Guenther, E., Hammer, F., Jagourel, P., Kaper, L., Morris, S.L., Afonso, J., Amram, P., Aussel, H., Basden, A., Bastian, N., Battaglia, G., Biller, B., Bouché, N., Caffau, E., Charlot, S., Clénet, Y., Combes, F., Conselice, C., Contini, T., Dalton, G., Davies, B., Disseau, K., Dunlop, J., Fiore, F., Flores, H., Fusco, T., Gadotti, D., Gallazzi, A., Giallongo, E., Gon\c calves, T., Gratadour, D., Hill, V., Huertas-Company, M., Ibata, R., Larsen, S., Le Fèvre, O., Lemasle, B., Maraston, C., Mei, S., Mellier, Y., Östlin, G., Paumard, T., Pello, R., Pentericci, L., Petitjean, P., Roth, M., Rouan, D., Schaerer, D., Telles, E., Trager, S., Welikala, N., Zibetti, S. & Ziegler, B. (2014), Science case and requirements for the MOSAIC concept for a multi-object spectrograph for the European Extremely Large Telescope, Proceedings SPIE 9147: Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy V. SPIE, 914796.
  • Paumard, T., Clénet, Y., Davies, R., Genzel, R., Lehnert, M., Cuby, J. -G., Morris, S. & the EAGLE team (2010), Galactic Centre science with an ELT, in Clénet, Y., Conan, J.-M., Fusco, T. & Rousset, G. eds, 1st AO4ELT conference - Adaptive Optics for Extremely Large Telescopes. Paris, France, EDP Sciences, Les Ulis, 01003.
  • Evans, C. J., Lehnert, M. D., Cuby, J. -G., Morris, S. L., Puech, M., Welikala, N., Swinbank, A. M. & Schnetler, H. (2010), Science requirements and performances for EAGLE for the E-ELT, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series 7735: Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy III. San Diego, California, SPIE, 77355E.
  • Puech, M., Lehnert, M., Yang, Y., Cuby, J. -G., Morris, S., Evans, C., Neichel, B., Fusco, T., Rousset, G. & Flores, H. (2010), The physics of galaxy evolution with EAGLE, in Clénet, Y., Conan, J.-M., Fusco, T. & Rousset, G. eds, 1st AO4ELT conference - Adaptive Optics for Extremely Large Telescopes. Paris, France, EDP Sciences, Les Ulis, 01005.
  • Evans, C., Yang, Y., Puech, M., Lehnert, M., Barker, M., Ferguson, A., Cuby, J.G., Morris, S., Rousset, G., Assémat, F. & Flores, H. (2009), EAGLE Spectroscopy of Resolved Stellar Populations Beyond the Local Group, in Bruzual, G. & Charlot, S. eds, 5: Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union. Cambridge University Press, 299-302.
  • Haehnelt, Martin G., Rauch, Michael, Bunker, Andrew, Becker, George, Marleau, Francine, Graham, James, Cristiani, Stefano, Jarvis, Matt J., Lacey, Cedric, Morris, Simon, Peroux, Celine, Rottgering, Huub & Theuns, Tom (2009), Pushing FORS to the Limit—A New Population of Faint Extended Lyα Emitters at z˜3, in Moorwood, A. eds, Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings ESO Workshop 'Science with the VLT in the ELT era'. Springer, Dordrecht, 23-26.
  • Bacon, Roland, Bauer, Svend-Marian, Bower, Richard, Cabrit, Sylvie, Cappellari, Michele, Carollo, Marcella, Combes, Francoise, Davies, Roger L., Delabre, Bernard, Dekker, Hans, Devriendt, Julien, Djidel, Slimane, Duchateau, Michel, Dubois, Jean-Pierre, Emsellem, Eric, Ferruit, Pierre, Franx, Marijn, Gilmore, Gerard F., Guiderdoni, Bruno, Henault, Francois, Hubin, Norbert, Jungwiert, Bruno, Kelz, Andreas, Le Louarn, Miska, Lewis, Ian J., Lizon, Jean-Louis, McDermid, Richard, Morris, Simon L., Laux, Uwe, Le Fèvre, Olivier, Lantz, Blandine, Lilly, Simon, Lynn, James, Pasquini, Luca, Pecontal, Arlette, Pinet, Patrick, Popovic, Dan, Quirrenbach, Andreas, Reiss, Roland, Roth, Martin M., Steinmetz, Matthias, & Stuik, Remko, Wisotzki, Luc and de Zeeuw, P. Tim (2004), The second-generation VLT instrument MUSE: science drivers and instrument design, Ground-based Instrumentation for Astronomy. Edited by Alan F. M. Moorwood and Iye Masanori. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 5492, pp. 1145-1149 (2004) 5492: 1145-1149.
  • Content, Robert, Morris, Simon L. & Dubbeldam, Cornelis M. (2003), Microslices and low-cost spectrographs for million element integral field spectrographs, in Atad-Ettedgui, Eli & D'Odorico, Sandro eds, Proceedings of the SPIE 4842: Specialized Optical Developments in Astronomy. 174-182.
  • Rutten, René G., Clark, Paul, Myers, Richard M., Wilson, Richard W., Bingham, Richard G., Emsellem, Eric, Gregory, Thomas, Humphreys, Ronald A., Knapen, Johan, Moretto, Gilberto, Morris, Simon L., & and Talbot, Gordon (2003), Facility class Rayleigh beacon AO system for the 4.2m William Herschel telescope, Adaptive Optical System Technologies II. Edited by Wizinowich, Peter L.; Bonaccini, Domenico. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 4839, pp. 360-369 (2003) 4839: 360-369.
  • Sharples, R., Morris, S. & Content, R. (2002), MEIFU - A Million Element Integral Field Unit for Deep Ly-α Searches, Next Generation Wide-Field Multi-Object Spectroscopy. ASP Conf. Ser 280: 125-.
  • Morris, Simon, Content, Robert, Sharples, Ray, Bower, Richard, Davies, Roger & Baugh, Carlton (2002), A Million Element Integral Field Unit (MEIFU), Scientific Drivers for ESO Future VLT/VLTI Instrumentation Proceedings of the ESO Workshop held in Garching, Germany, 11-15 June, 2001 ESO Workshop. Garching, Germany, Springer, 99-107.
  • Yee, H.K.C., Sawicki, M.J., Carlberg, R.G., Lin, H., Morris, S.L., Patton, D.R., Wirth, G.D., Shepherd, C.W., Ellingson, D., Schade, D. & Marzke, R. (1998), The CNOC2 Field Galaxy Redshift Survey, in Andersen, J. eds, Highlights of Astronomy, volume 11A 11A: Highlights of Astronomy. Kyoto, Japan, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht London, 460-463.

Conference Proceeding

  • Cuby, Jean-Gabriel, Morris, Simon, Bryson, Ian, Lehnert, Matthew, Evans, Chris, Fusco, Thierry, Jagourel, Pascal, Myers, Richard, Rousset, Gerard, Schnetler, Hermine, Amans, Jean-Philippe, Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Assemat, Francois, Beard, Steven, Chemla, Fanny, Content, Robert, Dipper, Nigel, Ferrari, Marc, Gendron, Eric, Gimenez, Jean-Luc, Hastings, Peter, Hubert, Zoltan, Hugot, Emmanuel, Laporte, Philippe, Leroux, Brice, Madec, Fabrice, Neichel, Benoit, Morris, Tim, Prieto, Eric, Swinbank, Mark, Talbot, Gordon, Taylor, William, Vidal, Francois, Vives, Sebastien, Vola, Pascal & Wells, Martyn (2008). EAGLE: an MOAO fed multi-IFU in the NIR on the E-ELT.
  • Wilman, D.J., Pierini, D., Tyler, K., McGee, S.L., Oemler, A., Morris, S.L., Balogh, M.L., Bower, R.G. & Mulchaey, J.S. (2008). Galaxies Die in Groups: An IRAC Autopsy.
  • Rauch, M., Haehnelt, M., Bunker, A., Becker, G., Marleau, F., Graham, J., Cristiani, S., Jarvis, M., Lacey, C., Morris, S., Peroux, C., Roettgering, H. & Theuns, T. (2008). Faint Lyα Emitters, Star-forming Galaxies, and Damped Lyα Systems.
  • Evans, C.J., Lehnert, M.D., Cuby, J.-G., Morris, S.L., Swinbank, A.M., Taylor, W.D., Alexander, D.M., Lorente, N.P.F., Clenet, Y. & Paumard, T. (2008). Science requirements for EAGLE for the E-ELT.
  • Evans, Chris, Cunningham, Colin, Atad-Ettedgui, Eli, Allington-Smith, Jeremy, Assemat, Francois, Dalton, Gavin, Hastings, Peter, Hawarden, Timothy, Hook, Isobel, Ivison, Rob, Morris, Simon, Ramsay Howat, Suzanne, Strachan, Mel & Todd, Stephen (2006). A multi-object multi-field spectrometer and imager for a European ELT.
  • Cunningham, Colin, Atad-Ettadgui, Eli, Bacon, Roland, Brandl, Bernhard, Cuby, Jean-Gabriel, Dalton, Gavin, Dent, William, D'Odorico, Sandro, Egan, Ian, Evans, Chris, Hammer, Francois, Hubin, Norbert, Jagourel, Pascal, Kasper, Marcus, Kerber, Florian, Lenzen, Rainer, Montilla, Iciar, Moretto, Gil, Morris, Simon, Pasquini, Luca, Prieto, Eric, Quirrenbach, Andreas, Redfern, Michael, Ryan, Oliver, Strachan, Mel & Verinaud, Christophe (2006). ELT instrument concepts: impact on telescope and adaptive optics design.
  • Szeto, Kei, Andersen, David, Crampton, David, Morris, Simon, Lloyd-Hart, Michael, Myers, Richard, Jensen, Joseph B., Fletcher, Murray, Gardhouse, W. Rusty, Milton, N. Mark, Pazder, John, Stoesz, Jeff, Simons, Doug & Véran, Jean-Pierre (2006). A proposed implementation of a ground layer adaptive optics system on the Gemini Telescope.
  • Andersen, David R., Crampton, David, Szeto, Kei, Morris, Simon, Lloyd-Hart, Michael, Myers, Richard, Stoesz, Jeff, Tokovinin, Andrei, Butterley, Tim, Milton, N. Mark, Véran, Jean-Pierre & Wilson, Richard (2006). Modeling a GLAO system for the Gemini Observatory.
  • Jannuzi, B.T. & Morris, S.L. (2005). The Association Between Gas and Galaxies.
  • Baugh, C., Durham, UK, Angulo, R., Bower, R., Frenk, C., Jenkins, A., Morris, S., Helly, J., Benson, A., Cole, S. & others (2005). Realistic simulations of acoustic oscillations in galaxy survey. Probing the Dark Universe with Subaru and Gemini.
  • Content, R., Dubbeldam, C.M., Robertson, D.J., Sharples, R.M. & Morris, S.L. (2004). Large-field reflective integral field systems for visible and infrared spectroscopy. Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference Series.
  • Content, Robert, Dubbeldam, Cornelis M., Robertson, David J., Sharples, Ray M. & Morris, Simon L. (2004). Large-field reflective integral field systems for visible and infrared spectroscopy. Ground-based Instrumentation for Astronomy.
  • Henault, Francois, Bacon, Roland, Content, Robert, Lantz, Blandine, Laurent, Florence, Lemonnier, Jean-Pierre & Morris, Simon L. (2004). Slicing the universe at affordable cost: the quest for the MUSE image slicer.
  • Henault, Francois, Bacon, Roland, Bonneville, Christophe, Boudon, Didier, Davies, Roger L., Ferruit, Pierre, Gilmore, Gerard F., LeFevre, Oliver, Lemonnier, Jean-Pierre, Lilly, Simon, Morris, Simon L., Prieto, Eric, Steinmetz, Matthias & de Zeeuw, P. Tim (2003). MUSE: a second-generation integral-field spectrograph for the VLT.
  • Morris, S.L., Jannuzi, B.T. & Weymann, R.J. (2002). Low Redshift Lyman α Absorbers and Their Connection With Galaxies.
  • Bacon, R., Adam, G., Cabrit, S., Combes, F., Davies, R.L., Emsellem, E., Ferruit, P., Franx, M., Gilmore, G., Guiderdoni, B., Lefevre, O., Morris, S., Pecontal, E., Prieto, E., Sharples, R., van der Werf, P. & de Zeeuw, P.T. (2002). IGER Bacon R., et al., 1995, A\&AS, 113, 347.
  • Bacon, R., Adam, G., Cabrit, S., Combes, F., Davies, R.L., Emsellem, E., Ferruit, P., Franx, M., Gilmore, G., Guiderdoni, B., Lefevre, O., Morris, S., Pecontal, E., Prieto, E., Sharples, R., van der Werf, P. & de Zeeuw, P.T. (2001). MIFS: A Mega Integral Field Spectrograph for the VLT. ArXiv Astrophysics e-prints.
  • Chapman, S.C. & Morris, S.L. (2001). Studying the fueling and unification models for the Seyfert galaxy NGC 3227 using adaptive optics imaging and spectroscopy.
  • Morris, S.L., Ouellette, J., Villemaire, A., Grandmont, F. & Moreau, L. (2000). A Canadian IFTS for the NGST.
  • Herriot, Glen, Morris, Simon, Anthony, Andre, Derdall, D., Duncan, Dave, Dunn, J., Ebbers, Angelic W., Fletcher, J. Murray, Hardy, Tim, Leckie, Brian, Mirza, A., Morbey, Christopher L., Pfleger, M., Roberts, Scott, Shott, Philip, Smith, M., Saddlemyer, Leslie K., Sebesta, Jerry, Szeto, Kei, Wooff, R., Windels, W. & Véran, Jean-Pierre (2000). Progress on Altair: the Gemini North adaptive optics system.
  • Shepherd, C., Carlberg, R., Yee, H., Morris, S.L., Lin, H., Sawicki, M., Hall, P. & Patton, D. (2000). The Colour Dependence of the Galaxy Correlation Function and its Evolution in the CNOC2 Redshift Survey.
  • Balogh, M., Navarro, J. & Morris, S. (2000). Population Gradients in Galaxy Clusters. KITP Conference: Galaxy Formation and Evolution.
  • Chapman, S.C., Walker, G.A.H. & Morris, S.L. (1999). The Core Structure of AGN: Perils of Adaptive Optics Artifacts.
  • Lilly, S.J., Crampton, D., Hickson, P. & Morris, S. (1999). Canadian Studies of Science Instrument Concepts for NGST.
  • Hall, P.B., Yee, H.K.C., Lin, H., Morris, S.L., Patton, D.R., Sawicki, M., Shepherd, C.W., Wirth, G., Carlberg, R.G., Bechtold, J. & Elston, R. (1999). AGN from the CNOC2 Field Galaxy Redshift Survey.
  • Patton, D.R., Pritchet, C.J., Wirth, G.D., Carlberg, R.G., Hall, P.B., Lin, H., Sawicki, M., Shepherd, C.W., Yee, H.K.C., Marzke, R.O., Morris, S.L., Schade, D. & Ellingson, E. (1999). Evolution of the Galaxy Merger Rate from Z = 0 to Z = 0.5.
  • Carlberg, R.G., Yee, H.K.C., Morris, S.L., Lin, H., Hall, P., Patton, D., Sawicki, M. & Shepherd, C.W. (1999). Galaxy Clustering in the CNOC2 Redshift Survey.
  • Wurtz, R., Abrams, M.C., Bennett, C.L., Bixler, J.V., Carr, D.J., Carr, J., Cook, K.H., Dey, A., Graham, J.R., Hertel, R.J., Macoy, N.H., Morris, S.L., Najita, J.R., Villemaire, A., Wickham, D.R. & Wishnow, E. (1999). First Observations with the LLNL Optical Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer.
  • Carlberg, R.G., Yee, H.K.C., Morris, S.L., Lin, H., Sawicki, M., Wirth, G., Patton, D., Shepherd, C.W., Ellingson, E., Schade, D., Pritchet, C.J. & Hartwick, F.D.A. (1998). Evolution of Galaxy Correlations.
  • Rector, T.A., Stocke, J.T., Perlman, E.S., Morris, S.L. & Gioia, I.M. (1998). Properties of the EMSS Sample of X-Ray-Selected BL Lacertae Objects.
  • Graham, J.R., Macoy, N.H., Wickham, D.R., Hertel, R.J., Abrams, M.C., Bennett, C.L., Cook, K.H., Wurtz, R., Carr, J., Dey, A., Najita, J.R., Morris, S.L., Villemaire, A. & Wishnow, E. (1998). IFIRS: an Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer for NGST.
  • Lewis, A.D., Ellingson, E., Morris, S.L. & Carlberg, R.G. (1998). Cluster Masses at Z \textasciitilde 0.3 from X-ray observations.
  • Dey, A., Najita, J.R., Graham, J.R., Bennett, C.L., Cook, K.H., Wurtz, R., Macoy, N.H., Wickham, D.R., Hertel, R.J., Abrams, M.C., Carr, J., Morris, S.L., Villemaire, A. & Wishnow, E. (1998). Simulating the Performance of a Fourier Transform Imaging Spectrometer on NGST.
  • Lin, H., Yee, H.K.C., Carlberg, R.G., Morris, S.L., Sawicki, M., Patton, D.R., Wirth, C.D., Shepherd, C.W., Ellingson, E., Schade, D., Marzke, R.O. & Pritchet, C.J. (1998). Results on Galaxy Evolution from the CNOC2 Field Galaxy Redshift Survey.
  • Herriot, Glen, Morris, Simon, Roberts, Scott, Fletcher, J. Murray, Saddlemyer, Leslie K., Singh, Gurjeet, Véran, Jean-Pierre & Richardson, Eric H. (1998). Innovations in Gemini adaptive optics system design.
  • Carlberg, R.G., Yee, H.K.C., Lin, H., Swicki, M., Shepherd, C.W., Ellingson, E., Morris, S.L., Schade, D., Hesser, J.E., Hutchings, J.B., Oke, J.B., Patton, D., Wirth, G., Balogh, M., Hartwick, F.D.A., Pritchet, C.J., Abraham, R. & Smecker-Hane, T. (1998). Omega\_M and the CNOC Surveys.
  • Weymann, R.J., Morris, S.L., Gray, M.E. & Hutchings, J.B. (1998). GHRS Monitoring of the Outfiowing Material in NGC 4151.
  • Carlberg, R.G., Yee, H.K.C., Ellingson, E., Morris, S.L., Lin, H., Sawicki, M., Patton, D., Wirth, G., Abraham, R., Gravel, P., Pritchet, C.J., Smecker-Hane, T., Schade, D., Hartwick, F.D.A., Hesser, J.E., Hutchings, J.B. & Oke, J.B. (1998). The Omega\_M-Omega\_Lambda Constraint from CNOC Clusters. ArXiv Astrophysics e-prints.
  • Herriot, Glenn & Morris, Simon (1997). Gemini Adaptive Optics System.
  • Lin, H., Yee, H.K.C., Carlberg, R.G., Ellingson, E. & Morris, S. (1997). Results on Galaxy Evolution from the CNOC2 Redshift Survey.
  • Weymann, R., Morris, S., Gray, M. & Hutchings, J. (1997). The Dynamical Stability of an Absorbing Cloud in NGC 4151.
  • Carlberg, R.G., Yee, H.K.C., Lin, H., Shepherd, C.W., Gravel, P., Ellingson, E., Morris, S.L., Schade, D., Hesser, J.E., Hutchings, J.B., Oke, J.B., Abraham, R., Balogh, M., Wirth, G., Hartwick, F.D.A., Pritchet, C.J. & Smecker-Hane, T. (1997). The CNOC Cluster Survey: Omega, sigma\_8, Phi(L,z) Results, and Prospects for Lambda Measurement. ArXiv Astrophysics e-prints.
  • Carlberg, RG, Yee, HKC, Ellingson, E., Morris, S., Abraham, R., Gravel, P., Hartwick, FDA, Hesser, JE, Hutchings, JB, Oke, JB & others (1996). The cnoc cluster survey. Early Universe with the VLT.
  • Morris, Simon L. (1996). GHRS Observations of the Lyman alpha Forest. ArXiv Astrophysics e-prints.
  • Ellingson, E., Yee, H.K.C., Morris, S., Carlberg, R.G., Sawicki, M. & Gravel, P. (1996). Cluster Galaxy Evolution from the CNOC Survey.
  • Dinshaw, N., Foltz, C.B., Impey, C.D., Weymann, R.J. & Morris, S.L. (1995). Evidence for Large, Quiescent Lyman-Alpha Clouds from HST UV Spectroscopy of the Quasar Pair Q 0107-025 A,B.
  • Yee, H., Ellingson, E., Carlberg, R., Gravel, P., Abraham, R., Morris, S., Rigler, M. & Smecker-Hane, T. (1995). The CNOC Cluster Redshift Survey.
  • Rauch, M., Weymann, R.J. & Morris, S.L. (1995). Are Low Redshift Lyman-Alpha Absorption Systems Associated with Galaxies?.
  • Morris, Simon L. (1995). Lyalpha Absorbers along the 3C273 sightline.
  • Sirola, C.J., Turnshek, D.A., Monier, E., Sheaffer, S., Weymann, R.J., Morris, S., Duhalde, O., Krzeminski, W., Kunkel, W. & Roth, M. (1995). Results from the Las Campanas Program to Monitor QSO Optical Brightness Variations.
  • Hutchings, J.B., Abraham, R., Smecker-Hane, T., Morris, S., Davidge, T., Rigler, M., Carlberg, R., Yee, H. & Ellingson, E. (1995). Populations in the z=0.23 Rich Cluster Abell 2390.
  • Morris, S. (1995). Lyman α Absorption and Tidal Debris.
  • Peterson, B.M., Alloin, D., Barr, P., Clavel, J., Cohen, R.D., Crenshaw, D.M., Evans, I.N., Koratkar, A.P., Korista, K.T., Horne, K., Kriss, G.A., Krolik, J.H., Malkan, M.A., Morris, S.L., Netzer, H., O'Brien, P.T., Reichert, G.A., Rodriguez-Pascual, P.M. & Wamsteker, W. (1994). Intensive Spectroscopic Monitoring of NGC 5548 with HST, IUE, and Ground-Based Telescopes.
  • Korista, K.T., Alloin, D., Barr, P., Clavel, J., Cohen, R.D., Crenshaw, D.M., Evans, I.N., Horne, K., Koratkar, A.P., Kriss, G.A., Krolik, J.H., Malkan, M.A., Morris, S.L., Netzer, H., O'Brien, P.T., Peterson, B.M., Reichert, G.A., Rodriguez-Pascual, P.M. & Wamsteker, W. (1994). An Intensive HST, IUE, and Ground-Based Study of NGC 5548.
  • Donahue, M., Stocke, J.T., Morris, S.L. & Arnaud, K.A. (1994). ROSAT observations of distant clusters of galaxies. AIP Conference Proceedings.
  • Foltz, C.B., Dinshaw, N., Impey, C.D., Weymann, R. & Morris, S. (1994). Evidence of Very Large, Quiescent Lyman Alpha Forest Clouds.
  • Donahue, M.E., Arnaud, K.A., Stocke, J.T., Morris, S.L. & Gioia, I.M. (1993). ROSAT Observations of Distant Clusters of Galaxies.
  • Sirola, C.J., Turnshek, D.A., Monier, E., Sheaffer, S., Weymann, R.J., Morris, S., Duhalde, O., Krzeminski, W., Kunkel, W. & Roth, M. (1992). Initial Results from the Las Campanas Program to Monitor QSO Optical Brightness Variations.
  • Stocke, John T., Perlman, Eric S., Wurtz, Ron & Morris, Simon L. (1991). The cosmological evolution of BL Lacertae objects.
  • Morris, S.L., Weymann, R.J., Savage, B.D. & Gilliland, R.L. (1991). First results from the GHRS: the galactic halo and the Lyman α forest at low redshift in 3C273.
  • Morris, S.L. & Stocke, J.T. (1991). Optical Spectra of X-Ray Selected AGN.
  • Korista, K.T., Morris, S.L. & Weymann, R.J. (1991). The Ionization of QSO Outflows.
  • Mueller, J., Mendenhall, JD, Weymann, R. & Morris, S. (1991). Supernova 1991bh in Anonymous Galaxy. International Astronomical Union Circular.
  • Barlow, TA, Junkkarinen, VT, Burbidge, EM, Weymann, RJ, Morris, SL & Korista, KT (1991). Broad Absorption Line Time Variability in the QSO CSO 203. Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society.
  • Wolter, A., Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, T., Morris, S.L., Nesci, R., Perola, G.C. & Schild, R. (1990). A cooling flow cluster at redshift z = 0.2.
  • Boroson, T.A., Meyers, K.A., Morris, S.L. & Persson, S.E. (1990). Broad Absorption Line Seyfert Galaxies.
  • Morris, S.L., Liebert, J., Gioia, I., Maccacaro, T., Schild, R. & Stocke, J. (1990). MS 1603.6+2600: an unusual X-ray selected binary system at high galactic latitude.
  • Foltz, C.B., Chaffee, F.H., Hewett, P.C., Weymann, R.J. & Morris, S.L. (1990). On the Fraction of Optically-Selected QSOs with Broad Absorption Lines in Their Spectra.
  • Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, T., Morris, S.L., Schild, R.E., Stocke, J.T. & Wolter, A. (1990). The Einstein Extended Medium Sensitivity Survey Database.
  • Gioia, Isabella M., Maccacaro, T., Morris, S.L., Schild, R.E., Stocke, J.T. & Wolter, A. (1990). The EINSTEIN Observatory Extended Medium Sensitivity Survey: An X-Ray Survey at Low Fluxes.
  • Wolter, Anna, Gioia, Isabella M., Maccacaro, Tommaso, Schild, Rudy E., Morris, Simon L. & Stocke, John T. (1989). BL Lacs from the EMSS: Number-counts and implications for the luminosity function.
  • Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, T., Morris, S.L., Schild, R., Stocke, J.T. & Wolter, A. (1989). X-Ray Selected AGN from the Extended Medium Sensitivity Survey.
  • Foltz, C.B., Chaffee, F.H., Hewett, P.C., Frye, B., Weymann, R.J., Anderson, S.F., Morris, S.L., MacAlpine, G.M. & Turnshek, D.A. (1989). The APM QSO Survey: Description and Status Report.
  • Hamann, F., Weymann, R.J. & Morris, S. (1989). Asymmetric Wind Models of Broad Absorption Line QSO's.
  • Stocke, John T., Morris, Simon L., Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, T., Schild, R.E. & Wolter, A. (1989). The Optical and Radio Properties of X-Ray Selected Bl-Lacertae Objects.
  • Maccacaro, Tommaso, Gioia, I.M., Schild, R.E., Wolter, A., Morris, S.L. & Stocke, J.T. (1989). Bl-Lacertae Objects from the Extended Medium Sensitivity Survey - the Surface Density.
  • Morris, S.L. & Ward, M.J. (1989). Optically Thin Gas in the BLR of Seyfert Galaxies.
  • Maccacaro, T., Gioia, I.N., Morris, S.L., Schild, R., Stocke, J.T. & Wolter, A. (1988). Quasar Sample.
  • Weymann, Ray J., Morris, Simon L. & Anderson, Scott F. (1988). Some Spectroscopic Properties of Mass-Ejecting and Radio-Loud Quasars.
  • Stocke, John T., Morris, Simon L., Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, Tommaso, Schild, R.E. & Wolter, A. (1988). Sensitivity Survey Sample of BL Lacertae Objects.
  • Gioia, I., Maccacaro, T., Morris, S.L., Schild, R.E., Stocke, J.T. & Wolter, A. (1988). X-Ray Selected Clusters of Galaxies.
  • Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, T., Morris, S.L., Schild, R.E., Stocke, J.T. & Wolter, A. (1988). The Extended Medium Sensitivity Source Survey.
  • Filippenko, A.V., Weymann, R.J., Morris, S.L. & Anderson, S.F. (1988). Supernova 1988N in Anonymous Galaxy.
  • Stocke, John T., Morris, Simon L., Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, Tommaso, Schild, R.E. & Wolter, A. (1988). The Einstein Observatory extended medium sensitivity survey sample of BL Lacertae objects. NASA STI/Recon Technical Report A.
  • Gioia, I.M., Maccacaro, T., Schild, R.E., Wolter, A., Stocke, J.T., Morris, S.L. & Danziger, I.J. (1987). Active Galactic Nuclei from the Extended Einstein Medium Survey.
  • Gioia, Isabella M., Maccacaro, T., Schild, R.E., Morris, S.L. & Stocke, J.T. (1987). X-ray selected high redshift clusters of galaxies.
  • Morris, S.L., Prestage, R.M. & Miller, L. (1986). Emission-Line Luminosities of Radio Galaxies.
  • Morris, S.L., Ward, M.J., Wilson, A.S. & Taylor, K. (1985). The velocity-field in the Seyfert galaxy NGC 5643. Active galactic nuclei (A86-36901 16-90). Manchester, England and Dover, NH, Manchester University Press, 1985, p. 178-183.
  • Ward, M. & Morris, S. (1984). CCD Observations of AGN: The use of OI λ8446, [SIII] λλ9532, 9069 and the Paschen Series as Diagnostics.

Doctoral Thesis

  • Morris, SL (1984). Emission line studies of active galaxies. PhD.

Journal Article

Supervision students