Works (28)

2021 manuscript

Early-Universe-Physics Independent and Uncalibrated Cosmic Standards: Constraint on $\Omega_{\rm{m}}$ and Implications for the Hubble Tension

By: W. Lin, X. Chen & K. Mack

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2020 article

CYGNUS: Feasibility of a nuclear recoil observatory with directional sensitivity to dark matter and neutrinos

(2020, August 28).

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2020 journal article

Investigating the Hubble Constant Tension: Two Numbers in the Standard Cosmological Model

ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL LETTERS, 904(2).

By: W. Lin, K. Mack & L. Hou

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: December 11, 2020

2020 article

Reaching out

NATURE REVIEWS PHYSICS, Vol. 2, pp. 282–284.

By: K. Mack, K. Kruszelnicki, L. Randall, J. Wade, J. Al-Khalili & V. Vedral

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 22, 2020

2020 journal article

Signatures of microscopic black holes and extra dimensions at future neutrino telescopes

JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, 2020(4).

By: K. Mack, N. Song & A. Vincent

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 26, 2020

2019 journal article

Bounds on extra dimensions from micro black holes in the context of the metastable Higgs vacuum

PHYSICAL REVIEW D, 99(6).

By: K. Mack & R. McNees

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 25, 2019

2019 article

Gravitational wave probes of dark matter: challenges and opportunities

Bertone, G., Croon, D., Amin, M. A., Boddy, K. K., Kavanagh, B. J., Mack, K. J., … Yu, T.-T. (2019, July 24). ArXiv e-Prints, Vol. 7, p. arXiv:1907.10610.

By: G. Bertone, D. Croon, M. Amin, K. Boddy, B. Kavanagh, K. Mack, P. Natarajan, T. Opferkuch ...

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2019 article

Gravitational wave probes of dark matter: challenges and opportunities

(2019, July 24).

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2017 journal article

Collaborative Workspaces to Accelerate Discovery

Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, 34.

By: B. Meade, C. Fluke, J. Cooke, I. Andreoni, T. Pritchard, C. Curtin, S. Bernard, A. Asher ...

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2017 journal article

Dark matter annihilation in the circumgalactic medium at high redshifts

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 474(3), 3067–3079.

By: S. Schön, K. Mack & J. Wyithe

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 30, 2019

2017 article

US Cosmic Visions: New Ideas in Dark Matter 2017: Community Report

(2017, July 14).

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2015 conference paper

21-cm forest with the SKA

Proceedings of Advancing Astrophysics with the Square Kilometre Array — PoS(AASKA14). Presented at the Advancing Astrophysics with the Square Kilometre Array.

By: B. Ciardi, S. Inoue, K. Mack, Y. Xu & G. Bernardi

Event: Advancing Astrophysics with the Square Kilometre Array

Source: Crossref
Added: June 30, 2019

2015 journal article

Dark matter annihilation in the first galaxy haloes

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 451(3), 2840–2850.

By: S. Schön, K. Mack, C. Avram, J. Wyithe & E. Barberio

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: June 30, 2019

2015 conference paper

The Cosmic Dawn and Epoch of Reionisation with SKA

Proceedings of Advancing Astrophysics with the Square Kilometre Array — PoS(AASKA14). Presented at the Advancing Astrophysics with the Square Kilometre Array.

By: L. Koopmans, J. Pritchard, G. Mellema, J. Aguirre, K. Ahn, R. Barkana, I. van Bemmel, G. Bernardi ...

Event: Advancing Astrophysics with the Square Kilometre Array

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: June 30, 2019

2015 journal article

The dependence of the AV prior for SN Ia on host mass and disc inclination

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 451(3), 2390–2398.

By: B. Holwerda, W. Keel, M. Kenworthy & K. Mack

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2014 conference paper

21cm Forest with the SKA

Proceedings of Science, 9-13-June-2014.

By: B. Ciardi, S. Inoue, K. Mack, Y. Xu & G. Bernardi

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2014 journal article

Known unknowns of dark matter annihilation over cosmic time

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 439(3), 2728–2735.

By: K. Mack

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: June 30, 2019

2014 conference paper

The cosmic dawn and epoch of reionization with the square kilometre array

Proceedings of Science, 9-13-June-2014.

By: L. Koopmans, J. Pritchard, G. Mellema, F. Abdalla, J. Aguirre, K. Ahn, R. Barkana, I. Van Bemmel ...

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2012 journal article

Detecting the redshifted 21 cm forest during reionization

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 425(4), 2988–3001.

By: K. Mack & J. Wyithe

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: June 30, 2019

2011 journal article

Axions, inflation and the anthropic principle

Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 2011(07), 021–021.

By: K. Mack

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: June 30, 2019

2011 journal article

Cosmological problems with multiple axion-like fields

Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 2011(05), 001–001.

By: K. Mack & P. Steinhardt

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: June 30, 2019

2008 journal article

Effect of primordial black holes on the cosmic microwave background and coslogical parameter estimates

Astrophysical Journal, 680(2), 829–845.

By: M. Ricotti, J. Ostriker & K. Mack

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2008 article

In the zone

American Scientist, Vol. 96, pp. 108–109.

By: K. Mack

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2008 article

Primordial black holes in the Dark Ages: Observational prospects for future 21cm surveys

(2008, May 11).

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2007 journal article

Growth of structure seeded by primordial black holes

Astrophysical Journal, 665(2 I), 1277–1287.

By: K. Mack, J. Ostriker & M. Ricotti

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2007 journal article

Observing cosmic string loops with gravitational lensing surveys

Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology, 76(12).

By: K. Mack, D. Wesley & L. King

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2005 journal article

The Lyth bound revisited

Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, (5), 121–128.

By: G. Efstathiou & K. Mack

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

2003 journal article

Foregrounds for 21-cm observations of neutral gas at high redshift

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 346(3), 871–877.

By: S. Oh & K. Mack

Source: ORCID
Added: September 2, 2021

Employment

2018 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Assistant Professor Physics

2012 - 2017

University of Melbourne Melbourne, VIC, AU
DECRA Postdoctoral Researcher School of Physics

2009 - 2012

University of Cambridge Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, GB
STFC Postdoctoral Researcher Kavli Institute for Cosmology / Institute of Astronomy

Education

2004 - 2009

Princeton University Princeton, NJ, US
PhD Astrophysical Sciences

2004 - 2007

Princeton University Princeton, NJ, US
Master of Arts Astrophysical Sciences

1999 - 2003

California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA, US
Bachelor of Science Physics

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant May 1, 2019 - March 1, 2020
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Book Award - The End of Everything
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
grant January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2014
Dark matter particle physics and the first sources of light in the universe
Australian Research Council
grant September 30, 2009 - September 29, 2012
Connecting Early Universe Physics to Modern Advances in Observational Astronomy
Science and Technology Facilities Council