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Dr Manfred A Cuntz

Professor, Physics
Last Updated: September 22, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Chromospheric & coronal solar / stellar physics, mass loss mechanism, astrobiology, stellar habitable zones, multiple stellar systems, exocomets

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Astronomy, Astrophysics, Astrobiology, General Physics, Mathematical Methods

Biography

Biography

Born 1958, High School Degree 1978, Studied Physics and Astronomy 1978 - 1988, Doctorate Degree in Astronomy in 1988, Migrated to U.S.A. in 1988

Education

Education

    • 1988 PhD in Astronomy
      University Of Heidelberg
    • 1985 MS in Physics
      University Of Heidelberg
    • 1980 BS in Physics
      University Of Heidelberg

Appointments

Appointments

    • 2012 to Present Professor
      Physics, Univ. of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • 2006 to 2012 Associate Professor
      Physics , Univ. of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • 2001 to 2006 Assistant Professor
      Physics, Univ. of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • 2000 to 2001 Visiting Professor
      Physics, Univ. of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • 1999 to 2000 Adjunct Associate Professor
      Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research, University of Alabama (Hunstville, AL, United States)
    • 1995 to 1999 Habilitation Fellow
      University of Heidelberg, (Germany)
    • 1992 to 1993 Postdoctoral Research Associate
      National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), High Altitude Observatory (HAO) (Boulder, CO, United States)
    • 1989 to 1991 Postdoctoral Research Associate
      Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics (JILA), University of Colorado (Boulder, CO, United States)

Awards and Honors

    •  2020 Academy of Distiguished Teachers sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington

News Articles

News Articles

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

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    • Oct 2013 to Sept 2016 Development of a Research Focused Planetarium Show on SOFIA sponsored by  -  $15000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Jan 2013 to Dec 2015 Probing the Complicated Atmospheres of Ccepheids with HST-COS: Plasma Dynamics, Shock Energetics and Heating Mechanism sponsored by  -  $11499
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Oct 2010 to Jan 2013 Education and Public Outreach on SOFIA in the DFW Metroplex sponsored by  -  $40000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Jan 2011 to Dec 2011 Computer Equipment for Astrophysical Research at UTA sponsored by  -  $1807
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Aug 2007 to Aug 2011 Analysis and Modeling of Photospheric Flows sponsored by  -  $169028
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Feb 2007 to Sept 2009 Sofia & the Cool Cosmos (Development of UTA Planetarium Show) sponsored by  -  $18000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Feb 2006 to Dec 2007 FUSE Observations of the Sun in Time: FUV Studies of Solar Analogs and Twins sponsored by  -  $14000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • June 2006 to June 2007 Towards Completing the FUSE dM Star Database: FUV Observations of the Old High Velocity DM1 Star SZ UMA sponsored by  -  $6000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Sept 2004 to Sept 2007 Graduate Student Research on Analysis and Modeling of Flows in the Solar Convection Zone sponsored by  -  $74805
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Aug 2004 to Aug 2005 Magnetic Activity and FUV Irradiance of Dwarf K Stars: Impact on Exoplanetary Environments sponsored by  -  $5000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Mar 2004 to Mar 2005 The Coronae of Extremely Inactive (Maunder Minimum?) Stars sponsored by  -  $9000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • May 2005 to May 2006 Planet-Induced Activity Enhancements in the HD 179949 System sponsored by  -  $10000
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • June 2002 to Feb 2005 Exploring the Role of Acoustic Heating in Cool Dwarfs and Subgiants sponsored by  -  $7592
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)
    • Apr 2001 to July 2002 X-Ray Spectroscopy of the Sun in Time: A Study of Coronal Physics of Solar Type Stars at Different Ages sponsored by  -  $10995
      Manfred Cuntz (Funded)

Publications


      2016
      • Book
        Practical Universe: Observations, Experiments, Exercises
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Veerabathina, N, Gurdemir, L, Davis, J].(2), Dubuque, Iowa: "Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company".

      2009
      • Book
        The advection of supergranules by large- scale flows
        [Hathaway, DH, Williams, PE, Cuntz, ManfredA, Dikpati, M, Arentoft, T, Gonzalez-Hernandez, I, Lindsey, C, Hill, F]. Solar-Stellar Dynamos as Revealed by Helio- and Asteroseismology, GONG 2008 / SOHO 21 Meeting. 416, 495. "A. S. P. Conference Series".

      2008
      • Book
        Astrobiological effects of F, G, K and M main-sequence stars, in Exoplanets: Detection, Formation & Dynamics , Proc. IAU Symposium
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Gurdemir, L, Guinan, EF, Kurucz, RL, Sun, YS, Ferraz-Mello, S, Zhou, JL]. 249, 203. "Cambridge University Press".
      • Book
        First observation of planet-induced X-ray emission: the system HD 179949, in Exoplanets: Detection, Formation & Dynamics , Proc. IAU Symposium
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Saar, SH, Kashyap, M, Hall, VL, Hall, JC, Sun, YS, Ferraz-Mello, S, Zhou, JL]. 249, 79. "Cambridge University Press".
      • Book
        Planet-induced X-ray activity in the HD 179949 system, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. 14th Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Saar, SH, Kashyap, VL, Shkolink, E, Hall, J]. 384, "A. S. P. Conference Series ".
      • Book
        Practical Universe: Observations, Experiments, Exercises
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Gurdemir, L, Veerabathina, N].(1), Dubuque, Iowa: "Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company".

      2005
      • Book
        Exploring the use of VO to diagnose spot properties on M dwarfs, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. 13th Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, O'Neal, D, Saar, SH, Neff, JE, Favata, F, Hussain, GA, Battrick, B]. 560, II, 853. "ESA".
      • Book
        Time-dependent ionization in solar magnetic flux tubes, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. 13th Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Rammacher, W, Favata, F, Hussain, GA, Battrick, B]. 560, II, 891. "ESA".

      2004
      • Book
        Coronal X- ray spectroscopy of solar analogs, in Stars as Suns: Activity, Evolution and Planets , Proc. IAU Symposium
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Telleschi, A, Guidel, M, Arzner, K, Briggs, K, Audard, M, Ness, JU, Mewe, R, Raassen, AJ, Skinner, SL, Saar, S, Dupree, AK, Benz, AO]. AACN Clinical Issues in Critical Care Nursing. 219,
      • Book
        Habitability and stability of orbits for Earth-like planets in the extrasolar system 47 UMa, in Order and Chaos in Stellar and Planetary Systems
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Franck, S, Von-Bloh, W, Bounama, C, Byrd, GG, Kholshevnikov, KV, Myllari, AA, Nikiforov, II, Orlow, VV]. 316, 149. St. Petersburg, Russia: "AGAVA".

      2003
      • Book
        Can Earth-type habitable planets exist around 47 UMa?, in Scientific Frontiers in Research on Extrasolar Planets
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Von-Bloh, W, Bounama, C, Franck, S, Deming, D, Seager, S]. 294, 221. "A. S. P. Conference Series".
      • Book
        Shock formation and energy dissipation of slow magnetosonic waves in coronal plumes, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Twelfth Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Suess, ST, Brown, A, Harper, GM, Ayres, TR]. 624.
        http://origins.colorado.edu/cs12/
      • Book
        The habitable zone of Earth-like planets around 47 UMa , in Second European Workshop on Exo-/Astrobiology
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Von-Bloh, W, Bounama, C, Franck, S, lacoste, H]. 518, 413. "ESA".
      • Book
        The habitable zone of Earth-mass planets around 47 UMa, in New Geometry of Nature , Vol. III, Astronomy, Education, Philosophy
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Franck, S, Von-Bloh, W, Bounama, C, Gusev, AV, Petrova, NK, Temnikov, DA]. ????. III, 59. " Proc. Joint Int. Scientific Conf".

      2001
      • Book
        Analyzing the effects of planets and brown dwarfs on stellar chromospheric and coronal activity, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Eleventh Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZE, Saar, SH, Garcia-Lopez, RJ, Rebolo, R, Zapatero-Osorio, MR]. 223, 1528. "A. S. P. Conference Series".
      • Book
        Self- consistent magnetic / acoustic chromosphere models of late -type stars, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Eleventh Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Ulmschneider, P, Rammacher, W, Musielak, ZE, Saar, SH, Garcia-Lopez, RJ, Rebolo, R, , Zapatero-Osorio, MR]. 223, 913. "A. S. P. Conference Series".

      1998
      • Book
        UV spectroscopy of α Ori (M2 Iab) and implications regarding heating mechanisms, in The Scientific Impact of the Goddard High Resolution Spectrograph
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Brandt, TB, Ake III, Petersen, CC]. 143, 356. "A. S. P. Conference Series".

      1994
      • Book
        Effects of metallicity on chromospheric emission in cool giants: results from acoustic wave models, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. Eighth Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Ulmschneider, P, Caillault, JP]. 64, 368. "A. S. P. Conference Series".
      • Book
        Radiative instabilities in cool star atmospheres: effects due to CO and SiO molecules, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. Eighth Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Muchmore, DO, Caillault, JP]. 64, 611. "A. S. P. Conference Series".

      1992
      • Book
        A stellar evolution paradigm based on specific mass loss and feedback modes, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. Seventh Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Stencel, RE, Giampapa, MS, Bookbinder, JA]. 26, 451. "A. S. P. Conference Series".
      • Book
        Chromospheric heating in cool stars, in Stellar Chromospheres, Coronae and Winds , Proc. CCP7/IoA Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Jeffrey, CS, Griffin, R.E.M.]. 3. "Cambridge: University Printing Service".
      • Book
        The He I λ 10830 line in Arcturus produced by stochastic shocks, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. Sixth Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, De Jager, C, Nieuwenhuijzen, H]. 133. Amsterdam: "North Holland Publishers".

      1991
      • Book
        A new paradigm of stellar evolution including detailed mass loss processes, in Instabilities in Evolved Super- and Hypergiants
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Stencel, RE, Yorka, S, De Jager, C, Nieuwenhuijzen, H]. 10, " North Holland Publishers and Newsletter of Chemically Peculiar Red Giant Stars".

      1990
      • Book
        How consistent are ab-initio models of giant star chromo- spheres with observations?, in Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun , Proc. Sixth Cambridge Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Judge, PG, Wallerstein, G]. 9, 61. "A. S. P. Conference Series".

      1989
      • Book
        Inhomogeneous chromospheric structures in the atmosphere of Arcturus generated by acoustic wave propagation , in Solar and Stellar Granulation , Proc. Third International Workshop of the OAC
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Muchmore, D, Rutten, RJ, Severino, G]. 547. "Dordrecht Reidel".

      1988
      • Book
        Acoustic wave driven episodic mass loss, quoted in: Summary by M. Hack and L.A. Willson of Selected Short Contributions on Cool Stars, in Pulsation and Mass Loss in Stars , Proc. Fourth Trieste Workshop
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Wilson, LA, Stalio, R]. 73.

      1987
      • Book
        Acoustic wave driven mass loss in late- type giant stars, in Circumstellar Matter , Proc. IAU Symposium 122
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Hartmann, L, Ulmschneider, P, Appenzeller, I, Jordan, C]. 325. "Dordrecht Reidel".

      2020
      • Book Chapter
        On the dynamics of comets in extrasolar planetary systems
        Yes
        [Dvorak, Rudolf].

      2006
      • Book Chapter
        Solar coronal plumes: theoretical concepts and results
        Advances in Geosciences , Vol. 2: Solar Terrestrial
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Duldig, M, Manoharan, PK, Yau, AW, Zong, QZ]. 21. "World Scientific".

      1997
      • Book Chapter
        Stochastic processes and the origin of stellar winds
        Cosmic Winds and the Heliosphere
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Dorfi, EA, Jokipii, JR, Sonett, CP, Giampapa, MS]. Space Science Series. 485. Tuscon, AZ: "The University of Arizona Press".

      2020
      • Journal Article
        Theoretical studies of comets in the 55 Cancri system”,
        No
        [Dvorak, Rudolf].
      • Journal Article
        When more is less: The P-type binary habitability paradox
        No
        [Cuntz, ManfredA].
      • Journal Article
        Orbital stability of exomoons and submoons with applications to Kepler 1625b-I
        No
        [Rosario-Franco, Marialis].
      • Journal Article
        Dead zones of classical habitability in stellar binary systems
        No
        [Moorman, SarahY].

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Exploring Extreme Space Weather Factors of Exoplanetary Habitability
        [Airapetian, V.~S., Adibekyan, V., Ansdell, M., Cohen, O., Cuntz, ManfredA, Danchi, W., Dong, C.~F., Drake, J.~J., Fahrenbach, A., France, K., Garcia-Sage, K., Glocer, A., Grenfell, J.~L., Gronoff, G., Hartnett, H., Henning, W., Hinkel, N.~R., Jensen, A.~G., Jin, Mingwu, Kalas, P., Kane, S.~R., Kobayashi, K., Kopparapu, R., Leake, J., L\'opez-Puertas, M., Lueftinger, T., Lynch, B., Lyra, W., Mandell, A.~M., Mandt, K.~E., Moore, W.~B., Nna-Mvondo, D., Notsu, Y., Maehara, H., Yamashiki, Y., Shibata, K., Oman, L.~D., Osten, R.~A., Pavlov, A., Ramirez, R.~M., Rugheimer, S., Schlieder, J.~E., Schnittman, J.~D., Shock, E.~L., Sousa-Silva, C., Way, M.~J., Yang, Y., Young, P.~A., Zank, G.~P.]. arXiv:1803.03751.
      • Journal Article
        The Habitable Zone of Kepler-16: Impact of Binarity and Climate Models
        [Moorman, S.~Y., Quarles, B.~L., Wang, Zh., Cuntz, ManfredA]. arXiv:1802.06856.

      2017
      • Journal Article
        S -type and P -type habitability in stellar binary systems: a comprehensive approach. III. Results for Mars, Earth, and super-Earth planets
        [Wang, Zh, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal.
      • Journal Article
        Fitting formulae and constraints for the existence of S-type and P-type habitable zones in binary systems
        [Wang, Zh, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astronomical Journal. 154(4), 157. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/1538-3881/aa8621
      • Journal Article
        The secret lives of Cepheids: δ Cep — the prototype of a new class of X-ray variable stars
        [Engle, SG, Guinan, EF, Harper, GM, Cuntz, ManfredA, Evans, NRemage, Fawzy, HR, Fawzy, DE]. The Astrophysical Journal. 838, 67. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aa6159

      2016
      • Journal Article
        Climatological and ultraviolet-based habitability of possible exomoons in F-star systems
        [Sato, S, Wang, Zh, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomical Notes. 338, 413. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asna.201613279

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Fractal and multifractal analysis of the rise of oxygen in Earth’s early atmosphere
        [Kumar, S, Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Chaos, Solitons & Fractals. 77, 296. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/arXiv:1402.3243

      2014
      • Journal Article
        S -type and P -type habitability in stellar binary systems: a comprehensive approach. II. Elliptical orbits
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 798, 101. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/798/2/101
      • Journal Article
        Atmospheric Heating and Wind Acceleration: Results for Cool Evolved Stars based on Proposed Processes
        [Airapetian, VladimirS., Cuntz, ManfredA]. arXiv:1406.6238.

      2013
      • Journal Article
        S -type and P -type habitability in stellar binary systems: a comprehens ive approach. I. Method and applications
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 780, 14. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/780/1/14
      • Journal Article
        On the possibility of habitable moons in the system of HD 23079: results from orbital stability studies
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Quarles, B, Eberle, J, Shukayr, A]. Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 30, 33. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/pas.2013.011

      2012
      • Journal Article
        The stability of the suggested planet in the ν Octantis system: a numerical and statistical study
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Quarles, B, Musielak, ZE]. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 421, 2930.
      • Journal Article
        The stability of the suggested planet in the ν Octantis system: a numerical and statistical study
        [Quarles, SB, Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 421(4), 2930. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2012.20568.x
      • Journal Article
        Basal chromospheric flux and Maunder Minimum-type stars: the quiet-Sun chromosphere as a universal phenomenon
        [Schroder, KP, Mittag, M, Perez-Martinez, MI, Cuntz, ManfredA, Schmitt, J. H.M. M.]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 540, A130. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201118363
      • Journal Article
        Planet-induced emission enhancements in HD 179949: results from McDonald observations
        [Gurdemir, L, Redfield, S, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 29, 141. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AS11074
      • Journal Article
        Application of the Titius–Bode rule to the 55 Cancri system: tentative prediction of a possibly habitable planet
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan. 64, 73. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1093/pasj/64.4.73

      2011
      • Journal Article
        Generation of longitudinal flux tube waves in theoretical main-sequence stars: effects of model parameters
        [Fawzy, DE, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 520, A91. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201015250
      • Journal Article
        Habitability of super-Earth planets around main-sequence stars including red giant branch evolution: models based on the integrated system approach
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, von Bloh, W, Schroder, KP, Bounama, C, Franck, S]. International Journal of Astrobiology. 11, 15. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1473550411000280
      • Journal Article
        The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem. III. The Lyapunov exponent criterion
        [Quarles, B, Eberle, J, Musielak, ZE, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 533, A2. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201016199
      • Journal Article
        On the ejection of Earth-mass planets from the habitable zones of the solar twins HD 20782 and HD 188015
        [Yeager, KE, Eberle, J, Cuntz, ManfredA]. International Journal of Astrobiology. 10(1), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1473550410000145P
      • Journal Article
        Case studies of habitable Trojan planets in the system of HD 23079
        [Eberle, J, Cuntz, ManfredA, Quarles, B, Musielak, ZE]. International Journal of Astrobiology. 10, 325. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1473550411000176
      • Journal Article
        The basal chromospheric Mg II h + k flux of evolved stars: probing the energy dissipation of giant chromospheres
        [Perez-Martinez, MI, Schroder, KP, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 414, 418. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2011.18421.x
      • Journal Article
        Habitability of the Goldilocks planet Gliese 581g: results from geodynamic models
        [Von-Bloh, W, Cuntz, ManfredA, Franck, S, Bounama, C]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 528, A133. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201116534

      2010
      • Journal Article
        The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem. II. The hodograph eccentricity criterion
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Eberle, J]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 514, A19. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/200912500

      2009
      • Journal Article
        The great oxidation of Earth’s atmosphere: contesting the yoyo model via transition stability analysis
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Roy, D, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 706, L178. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/706/1/L178
      • Journal Article
        Habitability of super-Earth planets around other suns: models including red giant branch evolution
        [`Van-Bloh, W, Cuntz, ManfredA, Schroder, KP, Bounama, C, Franck, S]. Astrobiology. 9(6), 593. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ast.2008.0285
      • Journal Article
        On the validity of the Hill radius criterion for the ejection of planets from stellar habitable zones
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Yeager, KE]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 697, L86. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0004-637X/697/2/L86

      2008
      • Journal Article
        The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem. I. Theoretical approach
        [Eberle, J, Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 489, 1329. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361:200809758

      2007
      • Journal Article
        Stringent criteria for stable and unstable planetary orbits in stellar binary systems
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Eberle, J, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. The Astrophysical Journal. 669, L105. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/523873
      • Journal Article
        Solar Rossby wave hills identified as supergranules
        [Williams, PE, Hathaway, DH, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 662, L135. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/519456
      • Journal Article
        Acoustic heating of the solar chromosphere: present indeed and locally dominant
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Rammacher, W, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 657, L57. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/512973
      • Journal Article
        A critical test of empirical mass loss formulas applied to individual giants and supergiants
        [Schroder, KP, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 465(2), 593. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361:20066633

      2006
      • Journal Article
        Supergranule superrotation identified as a projection effect
        [Hathaway, DH, Williams, PE, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 644, 598. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/498842

      2005
      • Journal Article
        A new version of Reimers law of mass loss based on a physical approach
        [Schroder, KP, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 630, L73. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/491579
      • Journal Article
        Definition and signific ance of average temperatures in time-dependent solar chromosphere models
        [Rammacher, W, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 438, 721. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361:20042212
      • Journal Article
        Stability of planetary orbits in binary systems
        [Musielak, ZdzislawE, Cuntz, ManfredA, Marshall, EA, Stuit, TD]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 434, 480, 355, 573. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361:20040238

      2004
      • Journal Article
        Further results of TiO-band observations of starspots
        [O'Neal, Dq, Neff, JE, Saar, SH, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astronomical Journal. 128(4), 1802. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/423438
      • Journal Article
        Properties of longitudinal flux tube waves. III. Wave propagation in solar and stellar wind flows
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Suess, ST]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 424, 1003. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361:20040497

      2003
      • Journal Article
        Acoustic heating models for the basal flux starτ Ceti including time-dependent ionization: results for Ca II and Mg II emission
        [Rammacher, W, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 594, L51. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/378312
      • Journal Article
        The habitable zone of Earthmass planets around 47 UMa: results for land and water worlds
        [Franck, S, Cuntz, ManfredA, von Bloh, W, Bounnama, C]. International Journal of Astrobiology. 2, 35. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1473550403001368

      2002
      • Journal Article
        Orbital stability of terrestrial planets inside the habitable zones of extrasolar planetary systems
        [Noble, M, Musielak, ZdzislawE, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 572, 1024. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/340430

      2001
      • Journal Article
        Shock formation of slow magnetosonic waves in coronal plumes
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Suess, ST]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 549, L143. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/319147
      • Journal Article
        What can HST-GHRS Fe II observations of α Ori (M2 Iab) tell us about short-period heating?
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Harper, GM, Bennett, PD]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 376, 154. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361:20010957

      2000
      • Journal Article
        On stellar activity enhancement due to interactions with extrasolar giant planets
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Saar, SH, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 533(2), L151.

      1999
      • Journal Article
        Properties of longitudinal flux tube waves. I. Shock amplitude relations
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 350, 1100.
      • Journal Article
        Two- component chromosphere models for K dwarfs of different magnetic activity: exploring the Ca II emission - stellar rotation relationship
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Rammacher, W, Ulmeschneider, P, Musielak, ZE, Saar, SH]. The Astrophysical Journal. 522, 1053. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/307689

      1998
      • Journal Article
        Basal heating in main-sequence stars and giants: results from monochromatic acoustic wave models
        [Buchholz, B, Ulmeschneider, P, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 494, 700. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/305226
      • Journal Article
        The heating of solar magnetic flux tubes. I. Adiabatic longitudinal tube waves
        [Fawzy, DE, Ulmeschneider, P, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 336, 1029.
      • Journal Article
        Self-consistent and time-dependent magnetohydrodynamic chromosphere models for magnetically active stars
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Ulmschneider, P, Musielak, ZE]. The Astrophysical Journal. 493, L117. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/311130

      1997
      • Journal Article
        Chromospheric velocity fields in α Orionis (M2 Iab) generated by stochastic shocks
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 325, 709.
      • Journal Article
        Acoustic wave propagation in the solar atmosphere. IV. Nonadiabatic wave excitation with frequency spectra
        [Theurer, J, Ulmeschneider, P, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 324, 587.

      1996
      • Journal Article
        Short-term chromospheric variability in α Tauri (K5 III): results from IUE time series observations
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Deeney, BD, Brown, A, Stencel, RE]. The Astrophysical Journal. 464, 426. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/177333
      • Journal Article
        Chromospheric heating in late-type stars: evidence for magnetic and non- magnetic surface structure, in Stellar Surface Structure , Proc. IAU Symposium 176
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Strassmeier, KG, Linsky, JL, Dordrecht, Kluwer]. Proceedings of the International AStronomical Union. 176, 393. "Symposium - International Astronomical Union, Volume 176 (Stellar Surface Structure)". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0074180900083406

      1995
      • Journal Article
        Generation of mass loss in K giants: the failure of global oscillation modes and possible implications
        [Stutmann, G, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 442, L61. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/187816

      1994
      • Journal Article
        Chromospheric heating and metal deficiency in cool giants: theoretical results versus observations
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Rammacher, W, Ulmeschneider, P]. The Astrophysical Journal. 432, 690. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/174608
      • Journal Article
        The CO/SiO radiative instability in cool star atmospheres revisited
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Muchmore, DO]. The Astrophysical Journal. 433, 303. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/174646
      • Journal Article
        The shock strength in super- and hypergiant atmospheres derived from microturbulence data
        [Nieuwenhuijzen, H, De-Jager, C, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 285, 595.

      1993
      • Journal Article
        A generalized version of the Rankine-Hugoniot relations including ionization, dissociation, radiation and related phenomena
        [Nieuwenhuijzen, H, De-Jager, C, Cuntz, ManfredA, Lobel, A, Achmad, L]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 280, 343, 195, 661.
      • Journal Article
        Chromospheric heating by acoustic shocks: a confrontation of GHRS observations of α Tauri (K5 III) with ab initio calculations
        [Judge, PG, Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 409, 776. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/172707
      • Journal Article
        Line profile variations in M giants: clues to mass-loss and chromospheric heating mechanisms
        [Judge, PG, Luttermoser, DG, Neff, DH, Cuntz, ManfredA, Stencel, RE]. The Astronomical Journal. 105, 1973. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/116573

      1991
      • Journal Article
        Effects of Mg II and Ca II ionization on ab-initio solar chromosphere models
        [Rammacher, W, Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 250, 212.

      1990
      • Journal Article
        Wave pressure in stellar atmospheres due to shock wave trains
        [Gail, HP, Cuntz, ManfredA, Ulmeschneider, P]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 234, 359.
      • Journal Article
        On the generation of mass loss in cool giant stars due to propagating shock waves
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 353, 255. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/168612
      • Journal Article
        Stochastic shock waves as a candidate mechanism for the formation of the He I λ 10830 line in cool giant stars
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Luttermoser, DG]. Astrophysical Journal Letters. 353, L39. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/185703
      • Journal Article
        Chromospheric extents predicted by time-dependent acoustic wave models
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. The Astrophysical Journal. 349, 141. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/168301

      1989
      • Journal Article
        Tme-dependent effects of acoustic wave heating and molecular cooling in the outer atmosphere of Arcturus
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Muchmore, D]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 209, 305.

      1988
      • Journal Article
        A hydrodynamic code for the treatment of late-type stellar wind flows based on the method of characteristics
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Ulmschneider, P]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 193, 119.

      1987
      • Journal Article
        Episodic mass loss in late-type stars due to acoustic wave packets
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. Astronomy and Astrophysics. 188, L5.

      2020
      • Conference Proceeding
        Space science as a context for science education
        Yes
        [Lopez, RamonE].

      2017
      • Conference Proceeding
        A New Method for the Quick Determination of S-Type and P-Type Habitable Zones in Binary Systems
        American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts \#229
        [Wang, Zhaopeng, Cuntz, ManfredA]. 229, 413.04.
      • Conference Proceeding
        About K Dwarfs - Investigating the Goldilocks Stars of Exobiology
        American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts \#229
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Guinan, EdwardF.]. 229, 230.06.
      • Conference Proceeding
        The Habitable Zone of the Binary System Kepler-16
        American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts \#229
        [Moorman, Sarah, Cuntz, ManfredA]. 229, 433.23.

      2016
      • Conference Proceeding
        Fitting formulas for determining the existence of S-type and P-type habitable zones in binary systems: first results
        Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun
        [Wang, Zh, Cuntz, ManfredA, Feiden, GA]. 19th Cambridge Workshop.(7), "Zenodo".

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Joint Approach to the Study of S-Type and P-Type Habitable Zones in Binary Systems: New Results in the View of 3-D Planetary Climate Models
        American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts \#225
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. 225, 415.01.
      • Conference Proceeding
        Atmospheric Heating and Wind Acceleration in Cool Evolved Stars
        Giants of Eclipse: The \ζ Aurigae Stars and Other Binary Systems
        [Airapetian, VladimirS., Cuntz, ManfredA]. 408, 123. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-09198-3_5

      2014
      • Conference Proceeding
        BinHab : a numerical tool for the calculation of S/P-type habitable zones in binary systems
        Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Bruntz, R, Van-Belle, G, Harris, H]. 18th Cambridge Workshop. 831.

      2013
      • Conference Proceeding
        Nonmagnetic Heating in Evolved Stars
        Giants of Eclipse
        [Cuntz, ManfredA]. 45, 30201.

      2010
      • Conference Proceeding
        Orbital stability of Earth-type planets in stellar binary systems
        [Eberle, J, Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZdzislawE]. Special Session 6: Planetary Systems as Potential Sites for Life. 15, 691. "International Astronomical Union Highlights of Astronomy".
      • Conference Proceeding
        The great oxidation of Earth’s atmosphere
        [Musielak, ZdzislawE, Cuntz, ManfredA, Roy, D]. Special Session 6: Planetary Systems as Potential Sites for Life. 15, 680. "International Astronomical Union, Highlights of Astronomy".

      2009
      • Conference Proceeding
        Astrobiology in the environments of main-sequence stars: effects of photospheric radiation
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Gurdemir, L, Guinan, EF, Kurucz, RL, Meech, KJ, Keane, JV, Mumma, MJ, Siefert, JL, Werthimer, DJ]. Bioastronomy 2007: Molecules, Microbes, and Extraterrestrial Life. 420, 253. "A.S.P. Conference Series".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Gliese 581d: the first habitable super-Earth-planet
        [Frank, S, Von-Bloh, W, Bounama, C, Cuntz, ManfredA, Nefedjev, YuA, Ishuhanetova, MG, Bakanas, ES]. Reports ASTROKAZAN-2009. 170. "Kazan State University".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Orbital stability of Earth-type planets in binary systems
        [Eberle, J, Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZdzislawE, Meech, KJ, Keane, JV, Siefert, JL, Werthimer, DJ, Mumma, JL]. Bioastronomy 2007: Molecules, Microbes, and Extraterrestrial Life. 420, 357. "A.S.P. Conference Series".

      2008
      • Conference Proceeding
        Orbital stability of planets in binary systems: a new look at old results
        [Eberle, J, Cuntz, ManfredA, Musielak, ZdzislawE, Zhou, JL, Sun, YS, Ferraz-Mello, S]. Exoplanets: Detection, Formation, & Dynamics, Proc. IAU Symposium 249. 249, 507. "Cambridge University Press".
      • Conference Proceeding
        The habitability of super-Earths
        [Von-Bloh, W, Bounama, C, Cuntz, ManfredA, Franck, S, Zinnecker, H, Epchtein, N, Rauer, H]. The Astrophysical Science Cases at Dome C. 33, 275. "EAS Publications Series".

      2020
      • Other
        100 authors against Einstein: a look in the rearview mirror
        No
        [Cuntz, ManfredA].

      2010
      • Other
        Stellar Imager (SI): developing and testing a predictive dynamo model for the Sun by imaging other stars
        [Carpenter, KG, Cuntz, ManfredA]. 2013-2022 Decadal Survey in Solar and Space Physics. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/arXiv:[1011.5214]

      1995
      • Other
        Short-term Mg II flux variations in α Tauri (K5 III): results from recent IUE data sets, in Stellar Surface Structure
        [Cuntz, ManfredA, Deeney, BD, Brown, A, Stencel, RE, Strassmeier, KG]. Inst. for Astronomy. 162.

Presentations

    • August  2020
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Exoplanets", UTA, UTA Planetarium (remote). (August , 2020).
    • February  2020
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Multiple Stars in the Sky: Prospects of Planetary Habitability", NCAR, NCAR - Boulder, CO. (February , 2020).
    • September  2019
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "UTA on SOFIA", UTA, UTA Planetarium. (September , 2019).
    •  2018
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability around Single Stars and in Multiple Stellar Systems", University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK. ( , 2018).
    •  2018
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability around Single Stars and in Multiple Stellar Systems", University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX. ( , 2018).
    •  2018
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitable Zones around K and M Dwarfs”, Environments of Terrestrial Planets under the Young Sun: Seeds of Biomolecules", Greenbelt, MD . ( , 2018).
    •  2017
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "About K dwarfs --- Investigating the Goldilocks stars of exobiology", Grapevine, TX. ( , 2017).
    •  2017
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Finding Life in the Universe: Goldilock Places around Stars and Stellar Systems", Dallas, TX. ( , 2017).
    •  2017
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Orbital Stability and Habitability in Stellar Binary Systems", Salzburg, Austria . ( , 2017).
    •  2017
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "UTA on SOFIA & Triton's Eclipse", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. ( , 2017).
    •  2016
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "A Joint Approach to the Study of S / P-Type Habitable Zones in Binary Systems: New Results", University of Vienna, Austria. ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability around Single Stars and in Multiple Stellar Systems", NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability around Single Stars and in Multiple Stellar Systems", Kiepenheuer Institute for Solar Physics, Freiburg, Germany . ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability around Single Stars and in Multiple Stellar Systems", Baylor University, Waco, TX. ( , 2016).
    •  2015
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "A Joint Approach to the Study of S-Type and P-Type Habitable Zones in Binary Systems: New Results in the View of 3-D Planetary Climate Models", Seattle, WA. ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Astrobiological research at UTA: Habitability: Search for Life in the Universe", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas. ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability around F-Type Stars and Lesser Luminous Stars", Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX. ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability in the Environments of Main-Sequence Stars", University of North Texas, Denton, TX. ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Habitability in the Environments of Main-Sequence Stars", University of Texas at Brownsville / University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Brownsville, TX. ( , 2015).
    •  2015
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "UV Habitability around Main-Sequence Stars", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. ( , 2015).
    •  2013
      Cuntz, ManfredA, "Nonmagnetic Heating in Evolved Stars", Monterey, CA . ( , 2013).

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        (Course Id: 111190)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2011
      • ASTR 1446-003 INTRODUCTORY ASTRONOMY II
        (Course Id: 111190)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • PHYS 5394-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108619)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 3316-001 ASTROBIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • GEOL 3316-001 ASTROBIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 3316-001 ASTROBIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 6999-013 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 108641)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 5394-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108619)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 1446-001 ASTRONOMY II
        (Course Id: 108536)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2010
      • PHYS 5305-001 CHAOS/DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 108586)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • ASTR 1446-001 INTRODUCTORY ASTRONOMY II
        (Course Id: 111190)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2010
      • PHYS 5694-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108629)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • PHYS 2315-001 INTRODUCTORY ASTROPHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108543)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 5394-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108619)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 5694-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108629)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • PHYS 5698-013 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108630)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 3316-001 ASTROBIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • GEOL 3316-001 ASTROBIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 3316-001 ASTROBIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 5394-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108619)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 5694-013 RESEARCH IN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 1188-008 SPEC PROBLEMS GENERAL PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108520)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 4181-013 SPECIAL PROBLEM
        (Course Id: 108564)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 4281-013 SPECIAL PROBLEMS
        (Course Id: 108568)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 1288-008 SPECIAL PROBLEMS GEN PHYSICS
        (Course Id: 108521)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • PHYS 5698-013 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108630)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • 2018 to  Present Program Coordinator
      Coordinator of the Astronomy Labs
    • 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Promotion and Tenure Committee
    • 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Strategic Planning Committee
    • 2018 to  Present Program Organizer
      UTA Astronomy Program Director
    • 2012 to  Present Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Committee

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • 2020 to  Present
      Mentor (Grapevine, TX, USA)
      Grapevine Colleyville ISD
      STEM Student Mentor