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Chandra Observations of WR147 Reveal a Double X-ray Source
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Svetozar A. Zhekov$^1$ and Sangwook Park $^2$
Reference: The ApJ Letters;
http://arxiv.org/abs/0912.3554
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 18, 2009
 
The origin of mid-infrared emission in massive young stellar objects: multi-baseline VLTI observations of W33A
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W.J. de Wit, M.G. Hoare, R.D. Oudmaijer, S.L. Lumsden
Reference: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0912.2869
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 15, 2009
 
The RMS Survey: Far-Infrared Photometry of Young Massive Stars
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J. C. Mottram (1,2), M. G. Hoare (1), R. D. Oudmaijer (1), J. S. Urquhart (1,3), M. R. Meade (4), T. J. T. Mootr (5), J. J. Stead (1)
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2009arXiv0912.2682M
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 15, 2009
 
Disk Loss and Disk Renewal Phases in Classical Be Stars I: Analysis of Long-Term Spectropolarimetric Data
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John P. Wisniewski(1), Zachary H. Draper(1), Karen S. Bjorkman(2), Marilyn R. Meade(3), Jon E. Bjorkman(2), and Adam F. Kowalski(1)
Reference: ApJ (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0912.1504
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 9, 2009
 
Near-Infrared Counterparts to Chandra X-ray Sources Toward the Galactic Center. II. Discovery of Wolf-Rayet Stars and O Supergiants
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Jon C. Mauerhan , Michael P. Muno , Mark R. Morris , Susan R. Stolovy , Angela S. Cotera
Reference: ApJ, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0912.1055
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 5, 2009
 
UNDERSTANDING THE X-RAY FLARING FROM eta CARINAE
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A. F. J. Moffat$^{1,2}$ and M. F. Corcoran$^{3,4}$
Reference: ApJ,707,693
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.iop.org/EJ/abstract/0004-637X/707/1/693/
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 3, 2009
 
VLT/NACO near-infrared imaging and spectroscopy of N88A in the SMC
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G. Testor (1), J.L. Lemaire (1,2), M. Heydari-Malayeri (1), L. E. Kristensen (3), S.Diana (2), D. Field (4)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/pdf/0911.5490
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 3, 2009
 
A new investigation of the binary HD 48099
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L. Mahy, G. Rauw, F. Martins, Y. Naze, E. Gosset, M. De Becker, H. Sana, P. Eenens
Reference: Accepted by ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0912.0605
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 3, 2009
 
Hot and cool: two emission-line stars with constrasting behaviours in the same XMM-Newton field
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Yael Naze, Gregor Rauw, Asif ud-Doula
Reference: accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0912.0379
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 2, 2009
 
The circumstellar disk, envelope, and bi-polar outflow of the Massive Young Stellar Object W33A
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Ben Davies (1,2), Stuart L. Lumsden (1), Melvin G. Hoare (1), Rene D. Oudmaijer (1), Willem-Jan de Wit (1)
Reference: To appear in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0911.4592
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 24, 2009
 
The massive star binary fraction in young open clusters - II. NGC 6611 (Eagle Nebula)
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H. Sana[1,2], E. Gosset[3], C.J. Evans[4]
Reference: MNRAS (doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2009.15545.x)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0909.0486
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 19, 2009
 
The massive star binary fraction in young open clusters - II. NGC 6611 (Eagle Nebula)
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H. Sana [1,2], E. Gosset [3], C.J. Evans [4]
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0911.1557
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 18, 2009
 
Mass loss from inhomogeneous hot star winds I. Resonance line formation in 2D models
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J.O. Sundqvist(1), J. Puls(1) and A. Feldmeier(2)
Reference: accepted by A&A, available on astro-ph
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0911.3361
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 18, 2009
 
On the velocity dispersion of young star clusters: super-virial or binaries?
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M. Gieles (1), H. Sana (1,2), S.F. Portegies Zwart (3)
Reference: MNRAS, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0911.1557
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 17, 2009
 
Near-IR integral field spectroscopy of ionizing stars and young stellar objects on the borders of HII regions
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F. Martins $^1$, M. Pomares $^2$, L. Deharveng $^2$, A. Zavagno $^2$, J.-C. Bouret $^2$
Reference: A&A accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0911.2637
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 13, 2009
 
IPHAS and the symbiotic stars. II. New discoveries and a sample of the most common mimics
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R.L.M. Corradi (1), M. Valentini, U. Munari, J.E. Drew, E.R. Rodriguez-Flores, K. Viironen, R. Greimel, M. Santander-Garcia, L. Sabin, A. Mampaso, Q. Parker, K. De Pew, S.E. Sale, Y.C. Unruh, J.S. Vink, P. Rodriguez-Gil, M.J. Barlow, D.J. Lennon, P.J. Groot, C. Giammanco, A.A. Zijlstra, and N.A. Walton
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0910.5930v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 11, 2009
 
The Orbital Decay of Embedded Binary Stars
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Steven W. Stahler
Reference: http://arxiv.org/abs/0911.1177
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 9, 2009
 
The progenitor mass of the magnetar SGR1900+14
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Ben Davies (1,2), Don F. Figer (2), Rolf-Peter Kudritzki (3), Christine Trombley (2), Chryssa Kouveliotou (4), Stefanie Wachter (5)
Reference: The Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0910.4859
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 27, 2009
 
A {it Spitzer Space Telescope} far-infrared spectral atlas of compact sources in the Magellanic Clouds. I. The Large Magellanic Cloud
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Jacco Th. van Loon$^1$ Joana M. Oliveira$^1$ Karl D. Gordon$^2$ Margaret Meixner$^2$ Bernie Shiao$^2$ Martha L. Boyer$^2$ F. Kemper$^3$ Paul M. Woods$^3$ A. G. G. M. Tielens$^4$ Massimo Marengo$^{5,6}$ Remy Indebetouw$^{7,8}$ G. C. Sloan$^9$ C.-H. Rosie Chen$^7$
Reference: The Astronomical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0910.3339
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 20, 2009
 
X-ray emission from hydrodynamical simulations in non-LTE wind models
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J. Krticka, A. Feldmeier, L. M. Oskinova, J. Kubat, W.-R. Hamann
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0910.3430
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 20, 2009
 
Spectroscopic determination of the fundamental parameters of 66 B-type stars in the field-of-view of the CoRoT satellite
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K. Lefever (1,2), J. Puls(3), T. Morel(1,4), C. Aerts (1,5), L. Decin(1), and M. Briquet(1)
Reference: Accepted for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0910.2851v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 15, 2009
 
Spectral Evolution Models for the Next Decade
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Claus Leitherer
Reference: IAU Symp. 262, Stellar Populations - Planning for the Next Decade, eds. G. Bruzual & S. Charlot
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0910.1327
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 8, 2009
 
Massive binaries as the source of abundance anomalies in globular clusters
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S.E. de Mink, O.R. Pols, N. Langer and R.G. Izzard
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics Letters, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.phys.uu.nl/~mink/uploads/papers/0910.1086.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 6, 2009
 
Line-profile variability from tidal flows in Alpha Virginis (Spica)
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D.M. Harrington$^1$, G. Koenigsberger$^2$, E. Moreno$^3$, J.R. Kuhn$^1$
Reference: ApJ, In Press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 2, 2009
 
Discovery of a magnetic field in the O9 sub-giant star HD 57682 by the MiMeS Collaboration
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J.H. Grunhut$^{1,2}$, G.A. Wade$^2$, W.L.F. Marcolino$^3$, V. Petit$^{4}$, H.F. Henrichs$^5$, D.H. Cohen$^6$, E. Alecian$^7$, D. Bohlender$^8$, J.-C. Bouret$^3$, O. Kochukhov$^9$, and the MiMeS collaboration
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0910.0214
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 1, 2009
 
Using population synthesis of massive stars to study the interstellar medium near OB associations
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R. Voss, R. Diehl, D. H. Hartmann, M. Cervino, J. S. Vink, G. Meynet, M. Limongi, and A. Chieffi
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.uni-augsburg.de/pdf/0907.5209
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 29, 2009
 
3D models of radiatively driven colliding winds in massive O+O star binaries - III. Thermal X-ray emission
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J.M.Pittard, E.R.Parkin
Reference: Accepted by MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.soton.ac.uk/abs/0909.4383
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 28, 2009
 
Close pairs: keys to comprehension of the evolution of star clusters
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Dany Vanbeveren
Reference: Summary of two reviews presented at the meeting Binaries – key to comprehension of the universe, July 2009, Brno, Czech Republic, and at IAUS 266 at the GA in Rio, August 2009
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: arXiv:0909.3431
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 23, 2009
 
Collective pulsational velocity broadening due to gravity modes as a physical explanation for macroturbulence in hot massive stars
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C. Aerts (1), J. Puls(2), M. Godart(3), M.-A. Dupret(3)
Reference: Accepted for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2009arXiv0909.3585A
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 22, 2009
 
A slitless spectroscopic survey for Halpha emission-line objects in SMC clusters
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Christophe Martayan^{1,2}, Dietrich Baade^{3}, Juan Fabregat^{4}
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-00416129/fr/
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 11, 2009
 
On the presence and absence of disks around O-type stars
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Jorick S. Vink(1), B. Davies(2,3), T.J. Harries(4), R.D. Oudmaijer(2), N.R. Walborn(5)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0909.0888
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 7, 2009
 
Spectroscopic study of the variability of three northern Of+ supergiants
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De Becker M., Rauw G., Linder N.
Reference: To be phublished in The Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0909.0643
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 3, 2009
 
Spectroscopy and hydrodynamics of dense stellar winds
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Wolf-Rainer Hamann, Goetz Graefener, Lidia M. Oskinova, Achim Feldmeier
Reference: "Recent Directions in Astrophysical Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiation Hydrodynamics", proceedings of conference to honor 70th Birthday of D. Mihalas
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0909.0627
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 3, 2009
 
test daily emails
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Webmaster
Reference: no
Status: Other
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 2, 2009
 
Spectral synthesis including massive binaries
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John J. Eldridge$^1$ and Elizabeth R. Stanway$^2$
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2009arXiv0908.1386E
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 27, 2009
 
The interactions of winds from massive young stellar objects: X-ray emission, dynamics, and cavity evolution
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Parkin, E. R.^1; Pittard, J. M.^1; Hoare, M. G.^1; Wright, N. J.^2; Drake, J. J.^2
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2009arXiv0908.0468P
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 26, 2009
 
The evolution of massive and very massive stars in clusters
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Dany Vanbeveren
Reference: New Astronomy Reviews 53 (2009), 27
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 20, 2009
 
New magnetic field measurements of beta Cephei stars and Slowly Pulsating B stars
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S. Hubrig$^1$, M. Briquet$^2$, P. De Cat$^3$, M. Sch"oller$^4$, T. Morel$^5$, and I. Ilyin$^6$
Reference: Astronomische Nachrichten 330, 317-329
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0902.1314
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 13, 2009
 
Magnetic survey of emission line B-type stars with FORS1 at the VLT
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S. Hubrig$^1$, M. Sch"oller$^2$, I. Savanov$^3$, R.V. Yudin$^4$, M.A. Pogodin$^4$, St. {v S}tefl$^5$, Th. Rivinius$^5$, and M. Cur'e$^6
Reference: Astronomische Nachrichten 330, 708-716
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0907.0882
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 13, 2009
 
3D models of radiatively driven colliding winds in massive O+O star binaries - II. Thermal radio to sub-mm emission
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J. M. Pittard
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0908.1003
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 12, 2009
 
Radiation Hydrodynamics of Line-Driven Winds
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Stan Owocki
Reference: to appear in "Recent Directions in Astrophysical Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiation Hydrodynamics", proceedings of conference to honor 70th Birthday of D. Mihalas, AIP
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://www.bartol.udel.edu/~owocki/preprints/RadWinds-Mihalas70th-Mar09.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 11, 2009
 
Hot stars observed by XMM-Newton I. The catalog and the properties of OB stars
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Yael Naze
Reference: accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0908.1461
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 11, 2009
 
Yellow Supergiants in the Andromeda Galaxy (M31)
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Maria R. Drout$^1$, Philip Massey$^1$, Georges Meynet$^2$, Susan Tokarz$^3$, and Nelson Caldwell$^3$
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0907.5471
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 1, 2009
 
Spitzer SAGE Infrared Photometry of Massive Stars in the Large Magellanic Cloud
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A. Z. Bonanos (1,2), D. L. Massa (2), M. Sewilo (2), D. J. Lennon (2), N. Panagia (2,3), L. J. Smith (2), M. Meixner (2), B. L. Babler (4), S. Bracker (4), M.R. Meade (4), K.D. Gordon (2), J. L. Hora (5), R. Indebetouw (6), B. A. Whitney (7)
Reference: The Astronomical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0905.1328v2
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 29, 2009
 
The Correlation between X-Ray Line Ionization and Optical Spectral Types of the OB Stars
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Nolan R. Walborn Joy S. Nichols Wayne L. Waldron
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0907.4738
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 28, 2009
 
Red Supergiants in the Andromeda Galaxy (M31)
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Philip Massey$^1$, David R. Silva$^2$, Emily M. Levesque$^3$, Bertrand Plez$^4$, Knut A. G. Olsen$^2$, Geoffrey C. Clayton$^5$, George Meynet$^6$, and Andre Maeder $^6$
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0907.3767
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 22, 2009
 
Variability of Be Stars in Southern Open Clusters
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M. Virginia McSwain, Wenjin Huang, & Douglas R. Gies
Reference: McSwain et al. 2009, ApJ, 700, 1216
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0905.0640
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 22, 2009
 
A Pulsational Mechanism for Producing Keplerian Disks around Be Stars
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Steven R. Cranmer$^1$
Reference: ApJ, 701, in press (August 20, 2009).
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0906.2772
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 2, 2009
 
Decoding of the light changes in eclipsing Wolf-Rayet binaries, I. A non-classical approach to the solution of light curves
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C. Perrier (1), J. Breysacher (2), and G. Rauw (3)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:0906.4629
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 25, 2009
 
The Zeeman Effect in the Sobolev Approximation II: Split Monopole Fields and the "Heartbeat" Stokes V Profile
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K. G. Gayley$^1$, R. Ignace$^2$
Reference: Astrophysical Journal, submitted
Status: Manuscript has been submitted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0906.3048
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 18, 2009
 
Optical spectroscopy of X-Mega targets in the Carina nebula - VII. On the multiplicity of Tr 16-112, HD 93343 and HD 93250
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G. Rauw(1), Y. Naze(1), E. Fernandez Lajus(2), A.A. Lanotte(1), G.R. Solivella(2), H. Sana(3), and E. Gosset(1)
Reference: MNRAS (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:0906.2681
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 16, 2009
 
The different progenitors of type Ib, Ic SNe, and of GRB
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Cyril Georgy$^1$, Georges Meynet$^1$, Rolf Walder$^{1,2}$, Doris Folini$^2$, Andr\'e Maeder$^1$
Reference: arXiv:0906.2284v1
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0906.2284
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 15, 2009
 
The stellar population of the star-forming region G61.48+0.09
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A. Marin-Franch (1), A. Herrero (1,2), A. Lenorzer (1), F. Najarro (3), S. Ramirez (1), A. Font-Ribera (1), D. Figer (4)
Reference: http://arxiv.org/abs/0904.3202
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 15, 2009
 
On the incidence of magnetic fields in slowly-pulsating B, $\beta$ Cephei and B-type emission line stars
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J. Silvester$^{1,2}$, C. Neiner$^{3}$, H.F. Henrichs$^{4}$, G.A. Wade$^{2}$, V. Petit$^{5}$, E. Alecian$^{2}$, A.-L. Huat$^{6}$, C. Martayan$^{6,7}$, J. Power$^{2}$, O. Thizy$^{8}$
Reference: Accepted - MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/0906.1575
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 9, 2009
 
VLT/SINFONI time-resolved spectroscopy of the central, luminous, H-rich WN stars of R136
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O. Schnurr (1,2), A.-N. Chené (2,3), J. Casoli (2,4), A. F. J. Moffat (2), N. St-Louis (2)
Reference: accepted for publication in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0905.2934
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 1, 2009
 
Spectroscopic study of the O-type runaway supergiant HD 195592
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De Becker M., Linder N., Rauw G.
Reference: To be published in New Astronomy
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0905.3981
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 29, 2009
 
A Systematic Search for Corotating Interaction Regions in Apparently Single Galactic WR Stars. I. Characterizing the Variability.
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N. St-Louis^1, A.-N. Chene^2, O. Schnurr^3 & M.-H. Nicol^4
Reference: ApJ, 696, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.astro.umontreal.ca/~stlouis/papers/NSURV09/stlouisetal09.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 27, 2009
 
Early-type stars in the young open cluster NGC 2244 and in the Mon OB2 association. I. The multiplicity of O-type stars.
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Mahy L., Naze Y., Rauw G., Gosset E., De Becker M., Sana H., Eenens P.
Reference: A&A in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0905.1592
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 11, 2009
 
Does Collinder 236 host a Cepheid calibrator?
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David G. Turner$^1$, D. Forbes$^2$, P. J. T. Leonard$^3$, Mohamed Abdel-Sabour Abdel-Latif$^4$, Daniel J. Majaess$^1$, Leonid N. Berdnikov$^5$
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/0905.0834
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 7, 2009
 
Polarization Variability Arising from Clumps in the Winds of Wolf-Rayet Stars
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Q. Li$^{1,3}$, J.~P. Cassinelli$^2$, J.~C. Brown$^3$, and R. Ignace$^4$
Reference: 2009, Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics (RAA), 9, 558-576
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: https://www.raa-journal.org/raa/index.php/raa/index
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 6, 2009
 
3D Models of Radiatively Driven Colliding Winds In Massive O+O Star Binaries: I. Hydrodynamics
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J. M. Pittard
Reference: MNRAS, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:0904.0164
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 6, 2009
 
Recombination Lines and Free-Free Continua Formed in Asymptotic Ionized Winds: Analytic solution for the radiative transfer
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Richard Ignace
Reference: to appear in Astronomische Nachrichten
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0803.4507
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 28, 2009
 
X-Ray Spectroscopy of Stars
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M. Guedel (for cool stars) and Y. Naze (for hot stars)
Reference: accepted for Astron. Astrophys. Rev.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://fr.arxiv.org/abs/0904.3078
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 21, 2009
 
Prospects for the study of dust making Wolf-Rayet binaries with the VLTI-Spectro-Imager (VSI)
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De Becker, M.(1), Filho, M.(2), Harris, T.(3)
Reference: To be published in the proceedings of the ESO conference "The interferometric view on hot stars" held in Vina del Mar, Chile (2-6 March 2009), RevMexAA
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0904.3026
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 20, 2009
 
Long baseline interferometry: a promising tool for multiplicity investigations of massive stars
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De Becker, M.
Reference: To be published in the proceedings of the ESO conference "The interferometric view on hot stars" held in Vina del Mar, Chile (2-6 March 2009), RevMexAA
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0904.3025
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 20, 2009
 
The Physical Properties of the Red Supergiant WOH G64: The Largest Star Known?
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Emily M. Levesque, Philip Massey, Bertrand Plez, Knut A. G. Olsen
Reference: AJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0903.2260
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 9, 2009
 
The nature of the light variability of the silicon star HR 7224
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J. Krticka, Z. Mikulasek, G. W. Henry, J. Zverko, J. Ziznovsky, J. Skalicky, P. Zverina
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/0904.0231
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 2, 2009
 
Fundamental parameters of B Supergiants from the BCD System. I. Calibration of the (lambda_1, D) parameters into T_eff
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Zorec, J. (1), Cidale, L. (2,3), Arias, M.L. (2,3), Fr'emat, Y. (4), Muratore, M.F. (2), Torres, A.F. (2,3), Martayan, C. (4,5)
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0903.5134
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 30, 2009
 
Model atmospheres for cool massive stars
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Bertrand Plez
Reference: invited talk at the Hot and Cool: Bridging Gaps in Massive Star Evolution conference, Pasadena, 2008, November, Eds: C. Leitherer, Ph. D. Bennett, P. W. Morris, J. Th. van Loon
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://fr.arxiv.org/abs/0903.3484
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 26, 2009
 
Non-thermal processes in colliding-wind massive binaries: the contribution of Simbol-X to a multiwavelength investigation
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De Becker, M. (1), Blomme R.(2), Micela G.(3), Pittard J.M.(4), Rauw G.(1), Romero G.E.(5,6), Sana H.(7), Stevens I.R.(8)
Reference: Proceedings of the Second international Simbol-X Symposium, held in Paris (France), 2-5 December 2008, to be published in AIP Conference Proceedings
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0903.1824
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 11, 2009
 
Metallicity effects in the spectral classification of O-type stars. Theoretical consideration.
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Nevena Markova$^1$, Luciana Bianchi$^2$, Boryana Efremova$^2$ and Joachim Puls$^3$
Reference: To appear in the Bulgarian Astronomical Journal as part of the Proceeding of the 4th Conference of the Bulgarian Astronomical Society
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0903.1706
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 11, 2009
 
Sub-surface convection zones in hot massive stars and their observable consequences
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M. Cantiello$^1$, N. Langer$^{1,2}$, I. Brott$^1$, A. de Koter$^{1,3}$, S. N. Shore$^4$, J. S. Vink$^5$, A. Voegler$^1$, D. J. Lennon$^6$, S.-C. Yoon$^7$
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: www.astro.uu.nl/~cantiell/articles/convection.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 10, 2009
 
Empirical Mass-Loss Rates across the Upper Hertzsprung-Russell-Diagram
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Claus Leitherer
Reference: To appear in "Hot And Cool: Bridging Gaps in Massive Star Evolution", eds. C. Leitherer, Ph. D. Bennett, P. W. Morris & J. Th. van Loon (San Francisco: ASP)
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/0903.0608
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 6, 2009
 
Young Massive Clusters as probes of stellar evolution
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Ben Davies
Reference: Review article to appear in the proceedings of "Hot and Cool: bridging the gaps in massive star evolution"
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2009arXiv0903.0979D
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 6, 2009
 
A Census of Massive Stars Across the Hertsprung-Russell Diagram of Nearby Galaxies: What We Know and What We Don't
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Philip Massey
Reference: To appear in "Hot and Coo: Bridging Gaps in Massive Star Evolution
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://www.lowell.edu/users/massey/masseyHotCool.pdf.gz
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 2, 2009
 
Orbitally modulated dust formation by the WC7+O5 colliding-wind binary WR140
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P. M. Williams$^1$, S. V. Marchenko$^2$, A. P. Marston$^{3,4}$, A. F. J. Moffat$^5$, W. P. Varricatt$^{6}$, S. M. Dougherty$^7$, M. R. Kidger$^{4,8}$, L. Morbidelli$^9$, M. Tapia$^{10)$
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: ftp://ftp.roe.ac.uk/pub/pmw/wr140dust.ps.gz
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 2, 2009
 
Dust formation by the colliding-wind WC5+O9 binary WR19 at periastron passage
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P. M. Williams$^1$, G. Rauw$^2$ and K. A. van der Hucht$^{3,4}$
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: ftp://ftp.roe.ac.uk/pub/pmw/wr19periastron.ps.gz
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 2, 2009
 
Chemical abundance patterns in the inner Galaxy: the Scutum Red Supergiant Clusters
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Ben Davies {1,2}, Livia Origlia {3}, Rolf-Peter Kudritzki {4}, Don F. Figer {1}, R. Michael Rich {5}, Francisco Najarro {6}, Ignacio Negueruela {7}, J. Simon Clark {8}
Reference: To appear in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0902.2378
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 16, 2009
 
Rotational mixing in massive binaries: detached short-period systems
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S.E. de Mink, M. Cantiello, N. Langer, O.R. Pols, I. Brott, S.-Ch. Yoon
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0902.1751
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 12, 2009
 
Analysis of Galactic late-type O dwarfs: more constraints on the weak wind problem.
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W. L. F. Marcolino, J.-C. Bouret, F. Martins, D. J. Hillier, T. Lanz, C. Escolano
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/0902.1833
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 12, 2009
 
Modeling Forbidden Line Emission Profiles from Colliding Wind Binaries
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R Ignace, R Bessey, C S Price
Reference: to appear in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0902.0527
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 3, 2009
 
Discovery of X-ray Emission from the Wolf-Rayet star WR142 of oxygen subtype
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L. M. Oskinova, W.-R. Hamann, A. Feldmeier, R. Ignace, Y.-H. Chu
Reference: ApJL in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:0901.4553
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 30, 2009
 
An Exact Integration Scheme for Radiative Cooling in Hydrodynamical Simulations
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R H D Townsend
Reference: ApJS, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.astro.wisc.edu/~townsend/publications.php#journal-cooling
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 28, 2009
 
Multifrequency study of the ring nebula SG 13
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J.Vasquez(1,2), C.E.Cappa(1,2), and S. Pineault(1,3)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv.org:0811.3349
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 27, 2009
 
Physics, Formation and Evolution of Rotating Stars
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A. Maeder
Reference: BOOK: Astronomy and Astrophysics Library;
ISBN 978-3-540-76948-4
Status: Other
Weblink: http://www.springer.com/productFlyer_978-3-540-76948-4.pdf?SGWID=0-0-1297-173832313-0
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 24, 2009
 
Highly Accelerated Diamagnetic Plasmoids: A New X-ray Production Mechanism for OB Stellar Winds
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Wayne L. Waldron (1) and Joseph P. Cassinelli (2)
Reference: To appear in ApJ Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0901.1405
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 13, 2009
 
Eta Car 2009.0 event - on schedule
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A. Damnineli et al.
Reference: www.etacarinae.iag.usp.br
Status: Manuscript has been submitted
Weblink: www.etacarinae.iag.usp.br
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 12, 2009
 
Spitzer View of Young Massive Stars in the LMC HII Complex N44
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C.-H. R. Chen (1,2), Y.-H. Chu (2), R.A. Gruendl (2), K.D. Gordon (3), and F. Heitsch (4)
Reference: Accepted by ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arXiv.org/abs/0901.1328
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 10, 2009
 
The 2008 Luminous Optical Transient in the Nearby Galaxy NGC 300
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Howard E. Bond, Luigi R. Bedin, Alceste Z. Bonanos, Roberta M. Humphreys, Berto Monard, Jose L. Prieto and Fred Walter
Reference: Astrophysical Journal Letters
Status: Manuscript has been submitted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 9, 2009
 
Magnetically-Fed Hot Star `Keplerian' Disks with Slow Outflow
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J. C. Brown$^{1}$, J. P. Cassinelli$^{2}$ and M. Maheswaran$^{3}$
Reference: Published in Ap.J., v 688, p 1320
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 9, 2009
 
A multiwavelength investigation of the massive eclipsing binary Cyg OB2 #5
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N. Linder$¹$, G. Rauw$¹$, J. Manfroid$¹$, Y. Damerdji$¹$, M. De Becker$¹$, P. Eenens$²$, P. Royer$³$, J.-M. Vreux$¹$
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0812.3749
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 9, 2009
 
Cyclic Variability of the Circumstellar Disc of the Be Star $zeta$ Tau. II. Testing the 2D Global Disc Oscillation Model
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A. C. Carciofi$^1$, A. T. Okazaki$^2$, J-B. le Bouquin,$^3$ S. v{S}tefl$^3$, Th. Rivinius$^3$, D. Baade$^4$, J. E. Bjorkman$^5$, and C. A. Hummel$^4$
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0901.1098
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 9, 2009
 
3D modelling of the colliding winds in Eta Carinae - evidence for radiative inhibition
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E. R. Parkin(1), J. M. Pittard(1), M. F. Corcoran(2,3), K. Hamaguchi(2,4), I. R. Stevens(5)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0901.0862
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 8, 2009
 
A first orbital solution for the very massive 30 Dor main-sequence WN6h+O binary R145
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O. Schnurr(1,2), A.F.J. Moffat(1), A. Villar-Sbaffi(1), N. St-Louis(1), N.I. Morrell(3)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/0901.0698
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 7, 2009
 
NLTE models of line-driven stellar winds III. Influence of X-ray radiation on wind structure of O stars
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Jiri Krticka, Jiri Kubat
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/0901.0223
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 5, 2009
 
Happy New Year
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The OC
Reference: none
Status: Other
Weblink: http://www.astroscu.unam.mx/massive_stars/
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 3, 2009