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LkCa 15

RA (J2000)
DEC (J2000)
R band (mag)
Distance (pc)
Disk Diameter (")
Disk Diameter (AU)
How Well Resolved
At ref. wavelength (micron)
# References
04 39 17.78+22 21 03.5TT K511.81409.313025261Simon, Dutrey & Guilloteau 20005.21300.3939


Disk inner hole ~50 AU in radius Spectral Type Reference: Kenyon & Hartmann 1995


Resolved Images of Large Cavities in Protoplanetary Transition Disks
Andrews, S.M. et al. 2011 Ap.J. 732 42
A Spitzer IRS Study of Infrared Variability in Transitional and Pre-transitional Disks Around T Tauri Stars
Espaillat, C. et al. 2011 Ap.J. 728 49
The Spitzer Infrared Spectrograph Survey of T Tauri Stars in Taurus
Furlan, E. et al. 2011 Ap.J.S. 195 3
A dual-frequency sub-arcsecond study of proto-planetary disks at mm wavelengths: first evidence for radial variations of the dust properties
Guilloteau, S., Dutrey, A., Pietu, V., and Boehler, Y. 2011 A.&A. 529 A105
Searching for the sub-stellar companions in the LkCa15 proto-planetary disk
Bonavita, M. et al. 2010 A.&A. 522 2
NACA non-detection 
Unveiling the Structure of Pre-transitional Disks
Espaillat, C. et al. 2010 Ap.J. 717 441
Full two-dimensional radiative transfer modelling of the transitional disk LkCa 15
Mulders, G.D., Dominik, C. and Min, M. 2010 A.&A. 512 11
The Disk Imaging Survey of Chemistry with SMA. I. Taurus Protoplanetary Disk Data
Oberg, K.I. et al. 2010 Ap.J. 720 480
Ruling Out Stellar Companions and Resolving the Innermost Regions of Transitional Disks with the Keck Interferometer
Pott, J.-U. et al. 2010 Ap.J. 710 265
The Taurus Spitzer Survey: New Candidate Taurus Members Selected Using Sensitive Mid-Infrared Photometry
Rebull, L.M. et al. 2010 Ap.J.S. 186 259
Imaging of a Transitional Disk Gap in Reflected Light: Indications of Planet Formation Around the Young Solar Analog LkCa 15
Thalmann, C. et al. 2010 Ap.J. 718 L87
Crystalline Silicates and Dust Processing in the Protoplanetary Disks of the Taurus Young Cluster
Watson, D. M., Leisenring, J. M., Furlan, E., Bohac, C. J., Sargent, B., Forrest, W. J., Calvet, N., Hartmann, L., Nordhaus, J. T., Green, J. D., Kim, K. H., Sloan, G. C., Chen, C. H., Keller, L. D., d'Alessio, P., Najita, J., Uchida, K. I., Houck, J. R., 2009, ApJ, 180, 84
Far-Ultraviolet H2 Emission from Circumstellar Disks
Ingleby, L. et al. 2009 Ap.J. 703 L137
Structure and Evolution of Pre-main-sequence Circumstellar Disks
Isella, A., Carpenter, J.M., and Sargent, A.I. 2009 Ap.J. 701 260
1.3 mm continuum mapping 
Disk braking in young stars: probing rotation in Chamaeleon I and Taurus-Auriga.
Nguyen, D.C., Jayawardhana, R., van Kerkwijk, M.H., Brandeker, A., Scholz, A., Damjanov, I., 2009, ApJ, 695, 1648
High-resolution 5 micron Spectroscopy of Transitional Disks
Salyk, C., Blake, G. A., Boogert, A. C. A., Brown, J. M., 2009, ApJ, 699, 330
Dust Processing and Grain Growth in Protoplanetary Disks in the Taurus-Auriga Star-Forming Region
Sargent, B. A., Forrest, W. J., Tayrien, C., McClure, M. K., Watson, D. M., Sloan, G. C., Li, A., Manoj, P., Bohac, C. J., Furlan, E., Kim, K. H., Green, J. D. 2009, ApJS, 182, 477
Confirmation of a Gapped Primordial Disk around LkCa 15
Espaillat, C., Calvet, N., Luhman, K. L., Muzerolle, J., D'Alessio, P., 2008, ApJ, 682, L125
Medium-Separation Binaries Do Not Affect the First Steps of Planet Formation
Pascucci, I., Apai, D., Hardegree-Ullman, E. E., Kim, J. S., Meyer, M. R., Bouwman, J., 2008, ApJ, 673, 477
Chemistry in disks. I. Deep search for N2H+ in the protoplanetary disks around LkCa 15, MWC 480 and DM Tauri
Dutrey, A., Henning, T., Guilloteau, S., Semenov, D., et al., 2007, A&A, 464, 615
On the diversity of the Taurus transitional disks: UX Tauri A and LKCa 15
Espaillat, C., Calvet, N., D'Alessio, P., et al., 2007, ApJ, 670, L135
H I 21 cm emission as a tracer of gas during the evolution from protoplanetary to debris disks
Kamp, I., Freudling, W., & Chengalur, J.N., 2007, ApJ, 660, 469
Interpreting Spectral Energy Distributions from Young Stellar Objects. II. Fitting Observed SEDs Using a Large Grid of Precomputed Models
Robitaille, T. P., Whitney, B. A., Indebetouw, R., Wood, K., 2007, ApJ, 169, 328
A survey and analysis of Spitzer infrared spectrograph spectra of T Tauri stars in Taurus
Furlan, E., Hartmann, L., Calvet, N., D'Alessio, P., Franco-Hernandez, R., et al., 2006, ApJS, 165, 568
Resolving the inner dust disks surrounding LkCa 15 and MWC480 at mm wavelengths
Pietu, V., Dutrey, A., Guilloteau, S., Chapillon, E., & Pety, J., 2006, A&A, 460, L43
50 AU radius inner disk cavity for LkCa 15 
Large dust particles in disks around T Tauri stars
Rodmann, J., Henning, Th., Chandler, C.J., Mundy, L.G., & Wilner, D.J., 2006, A&A, 446, 211
Analysis of the dust evolution in the circumstellar disks of T Tauri stars
Schegerer, A., Wolf, S., Voshchinnikov, N.V., Przygodda, F., & Kessler-Silacci, J.E., 2006, A&A, 456, 535
Keck interferometer observations of classical and weak-line T Tauri stars
Akeson, R.L., Boden, A.F., Monnier, J.D., et al., 2005, ApJ, 635, 1173
Circumstellar dust disks in Taurus-Auriga: The submillimeter perspective
Andrews, S.M. & Williams, J.P., 2005, ApJ, 631, 1134
8-13 micron spectroscopy of Young Stellar Objects: Evolution of the Silicate feature
Kessler-Silacci, J.E., Hillenbrand, L.A., Blake, G.A., & Meyer, M.R., 2005, ApJ, 622, 404
Search for 17 micron H2 pure rotational emission from circumstellar disks
Sako, S., Yamashita, T., Kataza, H., Miyata, T., Okamoto, Y.K., Honda, M., Fujiyoshi, T. & Onaka, T., 2005, ApJ, 620, 347
Non detection of H2 line 
Interferometric Observations of Formaldehyde in the Protoplanetary Disk around LkCa 15
Aikawa, Y. et al. 2003 PASJ 55 11
Detections of Rovibrational H2 Emission from the Disks of T Tauri Stars
Bary, J.S., Weintraub, D.A., Kastner, J.H. 2003 Ap.J. 586 1136
Investigation of the Physical Properties of Protoplanetary Disks around T Tauri Stars by a 1 Arcsecond Imaging Survey: Evolution and Diversity of the Disks in Their Accretion Stage
Kitamura, Y., Momose, M., Yokogawa, S., Kawabe, R., Tamura, M. & Ida, S., 2002, ApJ, 581, 357
2 mm continuum interferometric survey 
H2 and CO emission from disks around T Tauri and Herbig Ae pre-main-sequence stars and from debris disks around young stars: warm and cold circumstellar gas
Thi, W. F. et al. 2001, ApJ, 561, 1074
A search for extended disks around weak-lined T Tauri stars
Duvert, G. et ai. 2000 A.&A. 355 165
Dynamical Masses of T Tauri Stars and Calibration of Pre-Main-Sequence Evolution
Simon, M., Dutrey, A., & Guilloteau, S., 2000, ApJ, 545, 1034
Millimeter-wave continuum measurements of young stars
Osterloh, M. and Beckwith, S.V.W. 1995 Ap.J. 439 288
Circumstellar material associated with solar-type pre-main-sequence stars - A possible constraint on the timescale for planet building
Strom, K.M. et al. 1989 A.J. 97 1451