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New Galactic Candidate Luminous Blue Variables and Wolf-Rayet Stars
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Guy S. Stringfellow (1), Vasilii V. Gvaramadze (2), Yuri Beletsky (3) and Alexei Y. Kniazev (4)
Reference: To appear in the proceedings of IAU Symposium 282 "From Interacting Binaries
to Exoplanets: Essential Modeling Tools", eds. Mercedes Richards & Ivan Hubeny.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.2685
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 29, 2011
 
Spectral Identification of New Galactic cLBV and WR Stars
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G. S. Stringfellow (1), V. V. Gvaramadze (2), Y. Beletsky (3) and A.Y. Kniazev (4,2)
Reference: To appear in "Four Decades of Research on Massive Stars: A Scientific
Meeting in Honour of Anthony F. J. Moffat", ASP Conference series, 2012, eds.
Laurent Drissen, Nicole St Louis, Carmelle Robert, and Anthony F.J. Moffat.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.2686
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 29, 2011
 
The Physical Basis of the Lx ~ Lbol Empirical Law for O-star X-rays
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Stan Owocki^1, Jon Sundqvist^1, David Cohen^2 and Ken Gayley^3
Reference: To appear in "Four Decades of Research on Massive Stars", proceedings of a conference held 11-15 July 2011 in Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec to honor the retirement of Tony Moffat.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.0891
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 28, 2011
 
Grids of stellar models with rotation I. Models from 0.8 to 120 Msun at solar metallicity (Z = 0.014)
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S. Ekström (1), C. Georgy (2), P. Eggenberger (1), G. Meynet (1), N. Mowlavi (1), A. Wyttenbach (1), A. Granada (1,3), T. Decressin (1), R. Hirschi (4,5), U. Frischknecht (4,6), C. Charbonnel (1,7), and A. Maeder (1)
Reference: A&A, in press
arXiv:1110.5049
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.5049
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 15, 2011
 
Observational effects of magnetism in O stars: surface nitrogen abundances
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F. Martins (1), C. Escolano (1), G.A. Wade, (2), J.-F. Donati (3), J.-C. Bouret (4,5), the MiMeS collaboration
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.2497
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 15, 2011
 
The first determination of the viscosity parameter in the circumstellar disk of a Be Star
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Alex C. Carciofi$^1$, Jon E. Bjorkman$^1,2$, Sebastián A. Otero$^3$, Atsuo T. Okazaki$^4$, Stanislav Stefl$^5$, Thomas Rivinius$^5$, Dietrich Baade$^6$, and Xavier Haubois$^1$
Reference: To appear in The Astrophysical Journal Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.0053
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 13, 2011
 
Yellow supergiants as supernova progenitors: an indication of strong mass loss for red supergiants?
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Cyril Georgy
Reference: A&A Letters (2011) in press, arXiv number 1111.7003
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.7003
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 11, 2011
 
Stellar envelope inflation near the Eddington limit. Implications for the radii of Wolf-Rayet stars and luminous blue variables
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G. Gräfener (1), S.P. Owocki (2), J.S. Vink (1)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.1910
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 9, 2011
 
In pursuit of gamma-ray burst progenitors: the identification of a sub-population of rotating Wolf-Rayet stars
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Jorick S. Vink (Armagh), G. Graefener (Armagh), T. J. Harries (Exeter)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.5806
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 7, 2011
 
The theory of stellar winds
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Jorick S. Vink
Reference: Astrophysics and Space Science, Vol 336, Issue 1, pp. 163-167 (special HEDLA 2010 Issue)
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.0952
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 7, 2011
 
Predictions for mass-loss rates and terminal wind velocities of massive O-type stars
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L. E. Muijres (Amsterdam), Jorick S. Vink (Armagh), A. de Koter (Amsterdam), P.E. Mueller (Keele), N. Langer (Bonn)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.0944
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 7, 2011
 
Wind Models for Very Massive Stars in the Local Universe
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Jorick S. Vink (Armagh), J. M. Bestenlehner (Armagh), G. Graefener (Armagh), A. de Koter (Amsterdam), N. Langer (Bonn)
Reference: To appear in Four Decades of Research on Massive Stars, ASP Conf. Ser.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.0936
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 7, 2011
 
A detailed X-ray investigation of zeta Puppis I. The dataset and some preliminary results
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Yael Naze, Carlos Arturo Flores, Gregor Rauw
Reference: accepted for publication by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1112.0862
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 6, 2011
 
Extended Non-Thermal Emission Possibly Associated with Cyg OB2 #5
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Gisela N. Ortiz-Leon(1), Luis F. Rodriguez(1,2), and Mauricio Tapia(3)
Reference: Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica, in press.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.6486
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 1, 2011
 
High-resolution X-ray spectroscopy of the magnetic Of?p star HD148937
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Y. Naze, S.A. Zhekov, N.R. Walborn
Reference: accepted by ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.7186
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 1, 2011
 
Population Synthesis at the Crossroads
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Claus Leitherer(1) & Sylvia Ekstrom(2)
Reference: Review talk, IAU Symp. 284, The Spectral Energy Distribution of Galaxies, Preston (UK), September 2011, eds. R. J. Tuffs and C. C. Popescu
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.5204
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 29, 2011
 
The first X-ray survey of Galactic Luminous Blue Variables
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Yael Naze, Gregor Rauw, Damien Hutsemekers
Reference: accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.6375
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 29, 2011
 
On the stability of radiation-pressure-dominated cavities
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Rolf Kuiper^{1,2,3}, Hubert Klahr^{2}, Henrik Beuther^{2}, Thomas Henning^{2}
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.5625v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 28, 2011
 
Radiation-driven winds of hot luminous stars XVI. Expanding atmospheres of massive and very massive stars and the evolution of dense stellar clusters
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A.W.A. Pauldrach(1), D.Vanbeveren(2,3), and T. L.Hoffmann(1)
Reference: Publication in A&A.
Pre-print available on astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1107.0654
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 28, 2011
 
He II 4686 in eta Carinae: collapse of the wind-wind collision region during periastron passage
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M. Teodoro (1), A. Damineli (1), J. I. Arias (2), F. X. de Ara'ujo (3 and 4), R. H. Barb'a (5), M. F. Corcoran (6), M. Borges Fernandes (3), E. Fern'andez-Laj'us (7 and 8), L. Fraga (9), R. C. Gamen (7 and 8), J. F. Gonz'alez (5), J. H. Groh (10), J. L. Marshall (11), P. J. McGregor (12), N. Morrell (13), D. C. Nicholls (12), E. R. Parkin (12), C. B. Pereira (3), M. M. Phillips (13), G. R. Solivella (7 and 8), J. E. Steiner (1), M. Stritzinger (14 and 15), I. Thompson (16), C. A. O. Torres (17), M. A. P. Torres (18 and 19), M. I. Zevallos-Herencia (3)
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJ.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.2276
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 21, 2011
 
He II 4686 in eta Carinae: collapse of the wind-wind collision region during periastron passage
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M. Teodoro (1), A. Damineli (1), J. I. Arias (2), F. X. de Araújo (3 and 4), R. H. Barbá (5), M. F. Corcoran (6), M. Borges Fernandes (3), E. Fernández-Lajús (7 and 8), L. Fraga (9), R. C. Gamen (7 and 8), J. F. González (5), J. H. Groh (10), J. L. Marshall (11), P. J. McGregor (12), N. Morrell (13), D. C. Nicholls (12), E. R. Parkin (12), C. B. Pereira (3), M. M. Phillips (13), G. R. Solivella (7 and 8), J. E. Steiner (1), M. Stritzinger (14 and 15), I. Thompson (16), C. A. O. Torres (17), M. A. P. Torres (18 and 19), M. I. Zevallos-Herencia (3)
Reference: Accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 17, 2011
 
Recurrent dust formation by WR 48a on a 30-year timescale
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Peredur M. Williams (1), Karel A. van der Hucht (2,3), Francois van Wyk (4), Fred Marang (4), Patricia A. Whitelock (4,5), Patrice Bouchet (6) and Diah Y. A. Setia Gunawan (7)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.roe.ac.uk/~pmw/WR48a3.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 16, 2011
 
Constraining the Absolute Orientation of Eta Carinae's Binary Orbit: A 3-D Dynamical Model for the Broad [Fe III] Emission
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Thomas I. Madura(1), Theodore R. Gull(2), Stanley P. Owocki(3), Jose H. Groh(1), Atsuo T. Okazaki(4), and Christopher M. P. Russell(3)
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS. Pre-print available on astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.2226
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 15, 2011
 
Imaging the time evolution of Eta Carinae's colliding winds with HST
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Theodore R. Gull, Thomas I. Madura, Jose H. Groh and Michael F. Corcoran
Reference: ApJ 743, L3
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.6420
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 15, 2011
 
Near- and Mid-Infrared colors of evolved stars in the Galactic plane. The Q1 and Q2 parameters.
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Maria Messineo, Karl Menten, Ed Churchwell, and Harm Habing
Reference: Accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/pdf/forth/aa17772-11.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 15, 2011
 
White paper on Massive Stars for 2010 CASCA/LRP
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Anthony F.J. Moffat & Nicole St-Louis
Reference: Submitted to CASCA/LRP
Status: Other
Weblink: http://www.astro.umontreal.ca/~moffat/WP2010Canada/
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 14, 2011
 
A generalised porosity formalism for isotropic and anisotropic effective opacity and its effects on X-ray line attenuation in clumped O star winds
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J.O. Sundqvist(1), S.P. Owocki(1), D.H. Cohen(2), M.A. Leutenegger(3), R.H.D. Townsend(4)
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS. Pre-print available at astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1111.1762
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 10, 2011
 
A Third Massive Star Component in the sigma Orionis AB System
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Simón-Díaz, S.(1,2); Caballero, J. A.(3); Lorenzo, J.(4)
Reference: 2011, ApJ, 742, 55S
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...742...55S
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 7, 2011
 
The Photometric and Spectral Evolution of the 2008 Luminous Optical Transient in NGC 300
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Roberta M. Humphreys (1), Howard E. Bond (2) Luigi R. Bedin, (3) Alceste Z. Bonanos (4), Kris Davidson (1), L. A. G. Berto Monard (5), Jose L. Prieto (6), and Frederick M. Walter (7)
Reference: Asreophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1109.5131
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 7, 2011
 
X-ray emission from massive stars with magnetic fields
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L. M. Oskinova, W. -R. Hamann, J. P. Cassinelli, J. C. Brown, H. Todt
Reference: Accepted AN. 2011 Potsdam Thinkshop "Magnetic Fields in Stars and Exoplanets"
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.5345
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 26, 2011
 
An obscured cluster associated with the H II region RCW173
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Amparo Marco, Ignacio Negueruela
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol 534, A114
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.aanda.org/index.php?option=com_article&access=standard&Itemid=129&url=/articles/aa/abs/2011/10/aa17142-11/aa17142-11.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 22, 2011
 
Nitrogen line spectroscopy in O-stars -- II. Surface nitrogen abundances for O-stars in the Large Magellanic Cloud
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J.G. Rivero Gonzalez (1), J. Puls (1), F. Najarro(2), and I. Brott(3)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.usm.uni-muenchen.de/people/puls/electronic_prints.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 21, 2011
 
A quantitative study of O stars in NGC2244 and the Mon OB2 association
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F. Martins$^1$, L. Mahy$^2$, G. Rauw$^2$, D.J. Hillier$^3$
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.4509
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 21, 2011
 
A multi-epoch XMM-Newton campaign on the core of the massive Cyg OB2 association
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Gregor Rauw
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.4223
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 20, 2011
 
A Binary Orbit for the Massive, Evolved Star HDE 326823, a WR+O System Progenitor
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Noel D. Richardson, Douglas R. Gies, Stephen J. Williams
Reference: AJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.1548
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 10, 2011
 
The nature and consequences of clumping in hot, massive star winds
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Jon O. Sundqvist(1), Stanley P. Owocki(1), and Joachim Puls(2)
Reference: Invited review to appear in "Four Decades of Research on Massive Stars" in honor of Tony Moffat, ASP Conf. Ser.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.0485
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 5, 2011
 
Sparse Aperture Masking of Massive Stars
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H. Sana [1], S. Lacour [2], J.-B. Le Bouquin [3], A. de Koter [1,4], C. Moni Bidin [5], L. Muijres[1], O. Schnurr[6], H. Zinnecker [7,8]
Reference: To be published in the proceedings of the meeting 'Four decades of research on massive stars' in honor of Tony Moffat, 11-15 July 2011, Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.6654
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 4, 2011
 
Discovery of a new Wolf-Rayet star using SAGE-LMC
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V.V. Gvaramadze (1), A.-N. Chené (2,3), A.Y. Kniazev (4,1), O. Schnurr (5)
Reference: To be published in the proceedings of the meeting 'Four decades of research on massive stars' in honor of Tony Moffat, 11-15 July 2011, Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1110.0126
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 4, 2011
 
The IMF of Field OB Stars in the Small Magellanic Cloud
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J. B. Lamb, M. S. Oey, A. S. Graus, and D. M. Segura-Cox
Reference: Four Decades of Research on Massive Stars, eds. L. Drissen, C. Robert, and N. St-Louis, ASP Conference Series
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.6655
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 3, 2011
 
Wind structure and luminosity variations in the WR/LBV HD 5980
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Leonid N Georgiev^1, Gloria Koenigsberger^2, D John Hillier^3, Nidia Morrell^4, Rodolfo Barba^5, Roberto Gamen^6
Reference: Astronomical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.5942
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 2, 2011
 
Radio Continuum Emission from FS CMa Stars
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Luis F. Rodriguez(1,2), Alejandro Baez-Rubio(3,1), and Anatoly S. Miroshnichenko(4)
Reference: To appear in Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.5939
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 30, 2011
 
A double detached shell around a post-Red Supergiant:IRAS 17163-3907, the Fried Egg nebula
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Lagadec E.(1), Zijlstra A. A.(2), Oudmaijer R. D.(3), Verhoelst T.(4), Cox N. L. J.(4), Szczerba R.(5), Mekarnia D.(6), van Winckel H.(4)
Reference: arXiv:1109.5947
Accepted for publication in A&A Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 30, 2011
 
The massive star binary fraction in young open clusters - III. IC 2944 and the Cen OB2 association
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H. Sana^1, G. James^2, E. Gosset^3
Reference: Published in MNRAS, 416, 817
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.2899
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 29, 2011
 
Nitrogen line spectroscopy of O-stars -- I. Nitrogen III emission line formation revisited
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J.G. Rivero Gonzalez(1), J. Puls(1), and F. Najarro(2)
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.usm.uni-muenchen.de/people/puls/papers/paper_niii.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 16, 2011
 
CoRoT observations of O stars: diverse origins of variability
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R. Blomme, M. Briquet, P. Degroote, L. Mahy, C. Aerts, J. Cuypers, M. Godart, E. Gosset, M. Hareter, J. Montalban, T. Morel, M.F. Nieva, A. Noels, R. Oreiro, E. Poretti, N. Przybilla, M. Rainer, G. Rauw, F. Schiller, S. Simon-Diaz, K. Smolders, P. Ventura, M. Vuckovic, M. Auvergne, A. Baglin, F. Baudin, C. Catala, E. Michel and R. Samadi
Reference: To be published in "Four decades of Research on Massive Stars", Astronomical Society of the Pacific. Eds. C. Robert, N. St-Louis and L. Drissen
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.1999
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 12, 2011
 
A spectroscopic investigation of early-type stars in the young open cluster Westerlund 2
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Gregor Rauw (1), Hugues Sana (2), Yaël Nazé (1)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.1086
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 8, 2011
 
Spectral modeling of circular massive binary systems: Towards an understanding of the Struve-Sahade effect?
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Matthieu Palate, Gregor Rauw
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.1103
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 8, 2011
 
Near-infrared study of the stellar population of Sh2-152
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S. Ramírez Alegría (1,2), A. Herrero (1,2), A. Marín-Franch (3,4), E. Puga (5), F. Najarro (5), J. A. Acosta Pulido (1,2), S. L. Hidalgo (1,2), and S. Simón-Díaz (1,2)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1108.6258
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 6, 2011
 
Completing the Massive Star Population: Striking Into the Field
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M. S. Oey and J. B. Lamb
Reference: Four Decades of Research on Massive Stars, eds. L. Drissen, C. Robert, and N. St.-Louis, ASP Conference Series
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1109.0759
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 6, 2011
 
Revisiting the Rigidly Rotating Magnetosphere model for $sigma$ Ori E. I. Observations and Data Analysis
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M.E. Oksala$^{1,2}$, G.A. Wade$^2$, R.H.D. Townsend$^{3}$, S.P. Owocki$^{1}$, O. Kochukhov$^{4}$, C. Neiner$^{5}$, E. Alecian$^{5}$, J. Grunhut$^{2,6}$, and the MiMeS Collaboration
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.0328
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 5, 2011
 
WR 38/38a and the ratio of total-to-selective extinction in Carina
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David G. Turner
Reference: Ap&SS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1108.3567
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 5, 2011
 
Further Results from the Galactic O-Star Spectroscopic Survey: Rapidly Rotating Late ON Giants
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Nolan R. Walborn$^1$, Jesús Maíz Apellániz$^2$, Alfredo Sota$^2$, Emilio J. Alfaro$^2$, Nidia I. Morrell$^3$, Rodolfo H. Barbá$^4$, Julia I. Arias$^4$, and Roberto C. Gamen$^5$
Reference: To appear in the November 2011 issue of AJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 31, 2011
 
L-band spectroscopy of Galactic OB-stars
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F. Najarro$^1$, M.M. Hanson$^2$ and J. Puls$^3$
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://es.arxiv.org/abs/1108.5752v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 31, 2011
 
Jet formation from massive young stars: Magnetohydrodynamics versus radiation pressure
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Bhargav Vaidya [1], Christian Fendt [1], Henrik Beuther [1] and Oliver Porth[1]
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1108.4924
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 25, 2011
 
On the Origin of the Salpeter Slope for the Initial Mass Function
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M. S. Oey
Reference: ApJ Letters, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1108.2287O
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 13, 2011
 
Critical Differences and Clues in Eta Car's 2009 Event
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Andrea Mehner(1), Kris Davidson(1), John C. Martin(2), Roberta M. Humphreys(1), Kazunori Ishibashi(3), Gary J. Ferland(4)
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1106.5869
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 21, 2011
 
The strong magnetic field of the large-amplitude $beta$,Cephei pulsator V1449,Aql
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S.~Hubrig$^1$, I.~Ilyin$^1$, M.~Briquet$^{2,3}$, M.~Sch"oller$^4$, J.~F.~Gonz'alez$^5$, N.~Nu~nez$^5$, P. De Cat$^6$, T. Morel$^7$
Reference: A&A 531, L20 (2011)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1107.0883
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 12, 2011
 
N II 5668-5712, a New Class of Spectral Features in Eta Carinae
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Andrea Mehner(1), Kris Davidson(1), Gary J. Ferland(2)
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 12, 2011
 
The Eddington factor as the key to understand the winds of the most massive stars. Evidence for a Gamma-dependence of Wolf-Rayet type mass loss
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G. Gräfener^1, J.S. Vink^1, A. de Koter^2,4, N. Langer^3,4
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1106.5361
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 7, 2011
 
The bi-stability jump as the origin for multiple P-Cygni absorption components in Luminous Blue Variables
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Jose H. Groh (1) and Jorick S. Vink (2)
Reference: A&A 531, 10
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1106.3007
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 7, 2011
 
Confirmation of the magnetic oblique rotator model for the Of?p star HD 191612
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G.A. Wade, I.D. Howarth, R.H.D. Townsend, J.H. Grunhut, M. Shultz, J.-C. Bouret, A. Fullerton, W. Marcolino, F. Martins, Y. Naze, A. ud Doula, N.R. Walborn, J.-F. Donati, and the MiMeS Collaboration
Reference: MNRAS, accepted and in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1106.3008v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 4, 2011
 
Variability in the CoRoT photometry of three hot O-type stars. HD 46223, HD 46150 and HD 46966.
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R. Blomme (1), L. Mahy (2), C. Catala (3), J. Cuypers (1), E. Gosset (2), M. Godart (2), J. Montalban (2), P. Ventura (4), G. Rauw (2), T. Morel (2), P. Degroote (5), C. Aerts (5,6), A. Noels (2), E. Michel (3), F. Baudin (7), A. Baglin (3), M. Auvergne (3), R. Samadi (3)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1107.0267
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 4, 2011
 
The two components of the evolved massive binary LZ Cep. Testing the effects of binarity on stellar evolution
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L. Mahy (1), F. Martins (2), C. Machado (2), J.-F. Donati (3), J.-C. Bouret (4,5)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1106.6162
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 1, 2011
 
Resolved photometry of extragalactic young massive star clusters
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S. S. Larsen$^1$, S. E. de Mink$^2$, J. J. Eldridge$^3$, N. Langer$^4$, N. Bastian$^5$, A. Seth$^6$, L. J. Smith$^7$, J. Brodie$^8$, Yu. Efremov$^9$
Reference: A&A (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1106.4560
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 25, 2011
 
On the nature of the prototype LBV AG Carinae II. Witnessing a massive star evolving close to the Eddington and bistability limits
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Jose H. Groh (1), D. John Hillier (2), Augusto Damineli (3)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.0814
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 15, 2011
 
The Stellar Content of Obscured Galactic Giant HII Regions. VII. W3
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Navarete, F. [1]; Figueredo, E. [1,2]; Damineli, A. [1]; Moisés, A. P. [1,3]; Blum, R. D. [4]; Conti, P. S. [5]
Reference: To appear on AJ.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1106.1899
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 15, 2011
 
Penetrating the Homunculus, Near-Infrared Adaptive Optics Images of Eta Carinae
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Artigau, Étienne [1]; Martin, John C. [2]; Humphreys, Roberta M. [3]; Davidson, Kris [3]; Chesneau, Olivier [4]; Smith, Nathan[5]
Reference: The Astronomical Journal, Volume 141, Issue 6, article id. 202 (2011)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1103.4671
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 13, 2011
 
Early magnetic B-type stars: X-ray emission and wind properties
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L.M. Oskinova, H. Todt, R.Ignace, J.C. Brown, J.P. Cassinelli, W.-R. Hamann
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1106.0508
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 6, 2011
 
Drastic Spectroscopic Variability of the Be/X-ray Binary A0535+262/V725 Tau during and after the 2009 Giant Outburst
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Y. Moritani (1), D. Nogami (2), A. T. Okazaki (3), A. Imada (4), E. Kambe (4), S. Honda (2), O. Hashimoto (5) and K. Ichikawa (1)
Reference: accepted to PASJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.4721
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 30, 2011
 
Slow Radiation-Driven Wind Solutions of A-Type Supergiants
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M. Cure(1), L. Cidale(2) & A. Granada(2,3)
Reference: ApJ, 2011
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.5576
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 30, 2011
 
The non-thermal, time-variable radio emission from Cyg OB2 # 5: A wind-collision region
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Gisela N. Ortiz-Leon{1}, Laurent Loinard{1}, Luis F. Rodriguez{1}, Amy J. Mioduszewski{2} and Sergio A. Dzib{1}
Reference: To appear in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.4761
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 27, 2011
 
Red Eyes on Wolf-Rayet Stars: 60 New Discoveries via Infrared Color Selection
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Jon C. Mauerhan (1), Schuyler D. Van Dyk (1), Patrick. W. Morris (2)
Reference: arXiv:1105.5134
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.5134
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 27, 2011
 
A Systematic Search for Corotating Interaction Regions in Apparently Single Galactic Wolf-Rayet Stars. II. A Global View of the Wind Variability
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André-Nicolas Chené & Nicole St-Louis
Reference: 2011, ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.5133
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 26, 2011
 
Spectral Classification of O2-3.5If*/WN5-7 stars
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Paul Crowther (1), Nolan Walborn (2)
Reference: arXiv:1105.4757
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/1105.4757
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 25, 2011
 
The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey III: A very massive star in apparent isolation from the massive cluster R136
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Joachim M. Bestenlehner (1), Jorick S. Vink (1), G. Graefener (1), F. Najarro (2), C. J. Evans (3), N. Bastian (4,5), A. Z. Bonanos (6), E. Bressert (5,7,8), P. A. Crowther (9), E. Doran (9), K. Friedrich (10), V. Henault-Brunet (11), A. Herrero (12,13), A. de Koter (14,15), N. Langer (10), D. J. Lennon (16), J. Maiz Apellaniz (17), H. Sana (14), I. Soszynski (18), W. D. Taylor (11)
Reference: A&A Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.1775
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 18, 2011
 
New Constraints on the Origin of the Short-Term Cyclical Variability of the Wolf-Rayet Star WR 46
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V. Hénault-Brunet (1), N. St-Louis (2), S.V. Marchenko (3), A.M.T. Pollock (4), S. Carpano (5), A. Talavera (4)
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.4497
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 16, 2011
 
Hydrodynamic Interaction between the Be Star and the Pulsar in the TeV Binary PSR B1259-63/LS 2883
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Atsuo T. Okazaki (1), Shigehiro Nagataki (2), Tsuguya Naito (3), Akiko Kawachi (4), Kimitake Hayasaki (5), Stanley P. Owocki (6), and Jumpei Takata (7)
Reference: Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan, Vol.63, No.5, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.1481
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 15, 2011
 
Investigating the X-ray emission from the massive WR+O binary WR~22 using 3D hydrodynamical models
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E. R. Parkin(1,2) & E. Gosset(1)
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.2383
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 14, 2011
 
Computing the dust distribution in the bowshock of a fast moving, evolved star
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A.J. van Marle$^1$, Z. Meliani$^1$, R. Keppens$^1$, and L. Decin$^2$
Reference: ApJ Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.2387
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 13, 2011
 
Wind structure of the Wolf-Rayet star EZ CMa=HD 50896
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Aaron Flores, Gloria Koenigsberger, Octavio Cardona and Lelio de la Cruz
Reference: to appear in RMA&A, Vol. 27, October 2011
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.fis.unam.mx/~gloria/2011flores_WR6.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 9, 2011
 
WR 110: A Single Wolf-Rayet Star With Corotating Interaction Regions In Its Wind?
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A.-N. Chené (1,2,3), A. F. J. Moffat (4), C. Cameron (5), R. Fahed (4), R. C. Gamen (6), L. Lefèvre (7), J. F. Rowe (8), N. St-Louis (4), V. Muntean (4), A. De La Chevrotière (4), D. B. Guenther (9), R. Kuschnig (10), J. M. Matthews (5), S. M. Rucinski (11), D. Sasselov (12), W. W. Weiss (10)
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1105.0919
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 6, 2011
 
Investigating the X-ray emission from the massive WR+O binary WR 22 using 3D hydrodynamical models
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E. R. Parkin(1,2) and E. Gosset(1)
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.2383
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 3, 2011
 
New Constraints on the Origin of the Short-Term Cyclical Variability of the Wolf-Rayet Star WR 46
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V. Hénault-Brunet (1), N. St-Louis (2), S.V. Marchenko (3), A.M.T. Pollock (4), S. Carpano (5), A. Talavera (4)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.4497
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 2, 2011
 
Magnetic Fields in Massive Stars, their Winds, and their Nebulae
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Rolf Walder (1), Doris Folini (1), Georges Meynet (2)
Reference: Accepted to Space Science Review
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 29, 2011
 
Chandra X-ray spectroscopy of the very early O supergiant HD 93129A: constraints on wind shocks and the mass-loss rate
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David H. Cohen (1), Marc Gagn'e (2), Maurice A. Leutenegger (3,4), James P. MacArthur (1), Emma E. Wollman (1,5), Jon O. Sundqvist (6), Alex W. Fullerton (7), Stanley P. Owocki (6)
Reference: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1104.4786C
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 28, 2011
 
A 10-hour period revealed in optical spectra of the highly variable WN8 Wolf-Rayet star WR 123
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A.-N. Chené (1,2,3), C. Foellmi, S.V. Marchenko (4), N. St-Louis (5), A. F. J. Moffat (5), D. Ballereau (6), J. Chauville (6), J. Zorec (7), C. A. Poteet (8)
Reference: A&A Research Notes, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.5182
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 27, 2011
 
The masses, and the mass discrepancy of O-type stars
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C. Weidner$^1$, J. Vink$^2$
Reference: A&A, 524, A98
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1010.2204
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 26, 2011
 
Blue luminous stars in nearby galaxies– UIT 005: a possible link to the Luminous Blue Variable stage
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M.A. Urbaneja (1), A. Herrero (2,3), D.J. Lennon (4), L.J. Corral (5), G. Meynet (6)
Reference: Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.2928
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 26, 2011
 
The chemical composition of the Orion star-forming region. III. C, N, Ne, Mg and Fe abundances in B-type stars revisited
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M.F. Nieva & S. Simon-Diaz
Reference: Recomended for acceptance in A&A
Status: Other
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1104.3154
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 19, 2011
 
The chemical composition of the Orion star forming region. II. Stars, gas, and dust: the abundance discrepancy conundrum
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S. Simon-Diaz, G. Stasinska
Reference: A&A, 2011, 526, 48
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011A%26A...526A..48S
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 19, 2011
 
The chemical composition of the Orion star forming region. I. Homogeneity of O and Si abundances in B-type stars
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S. SImon-Diaz
Reference: A&A, 2010, 510, 22
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2010A%26A...510A..22S
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 19, 2011
 
A global study of the HII region M43 and its ionizing star: I. Stellar parameters and nebular empirical analysis
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Simón-Díaz, S.(1,2); García-Rojas, J.; Esteban, C.; Stasińska, G.; López-Sánchez, A. R.; Morisset, C.
Reference: A&A (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1103.3628S
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 18, 2011
 
X-RAY EMISSION FROM THE DOUBLE-BINARY OB-STAR SYSTEM QZ CAR (HD 93206)
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E. R. Parkin, P. S. Broos, L. K. Townsley, J. M. Pittard, A. F. J. Moffat, Y. Naze, G. Rauw, L. M. Oskinova, W. L. Waldron
Reference: Accepted for the ApJS Special Issue on the Chandra Carina Complex Project (CCCP), scheduled for publication in May 2011. All 16 CCCP Special Issue papers are available at the listed weblink.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://cochise.astro.psu.edu/Carina_public/special_issue.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 14, 2011
 
The Search for Low-mass Companions of B Stars in the Carina Nebula Cluster Trumpler 16
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Nancy Remage Evans, Kathleen DeGioia-Eastwood, Marc Gagne, Leisa Townsley, Patrick Broos, Scott Wolk, Yael Naze, Michael Corcoran, Lida Oskinova, Anthony F. J. Moffat, Junfeng Wang, Nolan R. Walborn
Reference: Accepted for the ApJS Special Issue on the Chandra Carina Complex Project (CCCP)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://cochise.astro.psu.edu/Carina_public/special_issue.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 13, 2011
 
Astrophysical parameters of LS2883 and implications for the PSR B1259-63 gamma-ray binary
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Ignacio Negueruela(1), Marc Ribó (2), Artemio Herrero(3,4), Javier Lorenzo(1), Dmitry Khangulyan(5), Felix A. Aharonian(6,7)
Reference: Astrophysical Journal Letters 732, L11
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://stacks.iop.org/2041-8205/732/L11
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 13, 2011
 
Candidate X-ray-Emitting OB Stars in the Carina Nebula Identified Via Infrared Spectral Energy Distributions
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Povich, Matthew S.; Townsley, Leisa K.; Broos, Patrick S.; Gagné, Marc; Babler, Brian L.; Indebetouw, Rémy; Majewski, Steven R.; Meade, Marilyn R.; Getman, Konstantin V.; Robitaille, Thomas P.; Townsend, Richard H. D.
Reference: Accepted for the ApJS Special Issue on the Chandra Carina Complex Project (CCCP)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://cochise.astro.psu.edu/Carina_public/special_issue.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 12, 2011
 
Carina OB Stars: X-ray Signatures of Wind Shocks and Magnetic Fields
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Marc Gagne$^1$, Garrett Fehon$^1$, Michael R. Savoy$^1$, David H. Cohen$^2$, Leisa K. Townsley$^3$, Patrick S. Broos$^3$, Matthew S. Povich$^3$, Michael F. Corcoran$^4$, Nolan R. Walborn$^5$, Nancy Remage Evans$^6$, Anthony F.J. Moffat$^7$, Yael Naze$^8$ and Lida M. Oskinova$^9$
Reference: arXiv:1103.1149
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1103.1149
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 11, 2011
 
Global X-ray properties of the O and B stars in Carina
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Y. Naze, P.S. Broos, L. Oskinova, L.K. Townsley, D. Cohen, M.F. Corcoran, N.R. Evans, M. Gagne, A.F.J. Moffat, J.M. Pittard, G. Rauw, A. ud-Doula, N.R. Walborn
Reference: Accepted for the ApJS Special Issue on the Chandra Carina Complex Project (CCCP)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://cochise.astro.psu.edu/Carina_public/special_issue.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 11, 2011
 
The Wolf-Rayet Content of M33
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Kathryn F. Neugent and Philip Massey
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1103.5549
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 30, 2011
 
The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey II: R139 revealed as a massive binary system
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W. D. Taylor (1), C. J. Evans, H. Sana, N. R. Walborn, S. E. de Mink, V. E. Stroud, A. Alvarez-Candal, R. H. Barbá, J. M. Bestenlehner, A. Z. Bonanos, I. Brott, P. A. Crowther, A. de Koter, K. Friedrich, G. Gräfener, V. Hénault-Brunet, A. Herrero, L. Kaper, N. Langer, D. J. Lennon, J. Maíz Apellániz, N. Markova, N. Morrell, L. Monaco, J. S. Vink
Reference: A&A (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1103.5387
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 30, 2011
 
The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey I: Introduction and observational overview
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C. J. Evans (1) & 41 co-authors
Reference: A&A in press, arXiv:1103.5386
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 29, 2011
 
Spectroscopic and physical parameters of Galactic O-type stars. I. Effects of rotation and spectral resolving power in the spectral classification of dwarfs and giants
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N. Markova^1, J. Puls^2, S. Scuderi^3, S. Simon-D'iaz^4,5 & A. Herrero^4,5
Reference: A & A in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 24, 2011
 
Time-Dependent Behavior of Linear Polarization in Unresolved Photospheres, With Applications for The Hanle Effect
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R Ignace (1), K T Hole (1), J P Cassinelli (2), G D Henson (1)
Reference: to appear in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/1103.4155
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 22, 2011
 
Runaway stars as progenitors of supernovae and gamma-ray bursts
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John J. Eldridge^1, Norbert Langer^2,3 & Christopher A. Tout^1
Reference: MNRAS in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1103.1877
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 11, 2011
 
A hard and variable X-ray emission from the massive emission line star HD 157832
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Raimundo Lopes de Oliveira (1) and Christian Motch (2)
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJL
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.4625
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 24, 2011
 
The Luminosity Functions and Timescales of MYSOs and Compact HII regions
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Joseph~C.~Mottram[1,2], Melvin~G.~Hoare[2], Ben~Davies[5,2], Stuart~L.~Lumsden[2], Rene~D.~Oudmaijer[2], James~S.~Urquhart[3], Toby~J.~T.~Moore[4], Heather~D.B.~Cooper[2], Joseph~J.~Stead[2]
Reference: accepted to ApJL
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1102.4702M
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 24, 2011
 
Three-dimensional simulation of massive star formation in the disk accretion scenario
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Rolf Kuiper (1,2), Hubert Klahr (2), Henrik Beuther (2), Thomas Henning (2)
Reference: Accepted at ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1102.4090K
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 23, 2011
 
Radiation pressure feedback in the formation of massive stars
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Rolf Kuiper (1,2), Hubert Klahr (2), Henrik Beuther (2), and Thomas Henning (2)
Reference: Bulletin de la Societe Royale des Sciences de Liege, 2011 vol. 80 pp. 211-216
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.3567
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 18, 2011
 
Exploring the origin of magnetic fields in massive stars: A survey of O-type stars in clusters and in the field
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S.~Hubrig$^1$, M.~Sch"oller$^2$, N.~V.~Kharchenko$^{1,3}$, N.~Langer$^4$, W.~J.~de Wit$^5$, I.~Ilyin$^1$, A.~F.~Kholtygin$^6$, A.~E.~Piskunov$^{1,7}$, N.~Przybilla$^8$, the MAGORI collaboration
Reference: to be published in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.2503
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 15, 2011
 
Binary progenitor models of type IIb supernovae
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J.S.W. Claeys$^{1,2}$, S.E. de Mink$^{1,3,4}$, O.R. Pols$^1$, J.J. Eldridge$^5$, M.Baes$^2$
Reference: Arxiv e-print 1102.1732 (A&A)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.1732
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 11, 2011
 
An interesting candidate for isolated massive star formation in the Small Magellanic Cloud
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R. Selier (1), M. Heydari-Malayeri (1), D. A. Gouliermis (2)
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.1257
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 8, 2011
 
Title: Rotating Massive Main-Sequence Stars II: Simulating a Population of LMC early B-type Stars as a Test of Rotational Mixing
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Ines Brott (1,2), Chris J. Evans (3), Ian Hunter (4), Alex de Koter (5,1), Norbert Langer (6,1), Philip L. Dufton (4), Matteo Cantiello (6), Carrie Trundle (4), Danny J. Lennon (7), Selma E. de Mink (6-8), Sung-Chul Yoon (6), Peter Anders (1)
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.0766
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 7, 2011
 
Rotating Massive Main-Sequence Stars I: Grids of Evolutionary Models and Isochrones
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Ines Brott (1,2), Selma E. de Mink (3,4,9), Matteo Cantiello (4), Norbert Langer (4,1), Alex de Koter (5,1), Chris J. Evans (6), Ian Hunter (7), Carrie Trundle (7), Jorick S. Vink (8)
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.0530
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 7, 2011
 
New Results from the Project MASGOMAS: Near-IR Study of the Stellar Population of Sh2-152
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S. Ramírez Alegría (1,2), A. Herrero (1,2), A. Marín-Franch (3,4), E. Puga (5) and F. Najarro (5)
Reference: "The multi-wavelength view of hot, massive stars''; Proceedings of the 39th Liège Int. Astroph. Coll., 12-16 July 2010, edited by G. Rauw, M. De Becker, Y. Nazé, J.-M. Vreux, P. Williams, vol. 80, p. 415-419
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://popups.ulg.ac.be/SRSL/document.php?id=2896
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 7, 2011
 
Radio observations of massive stars
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Ronny Blomme
Reference: "The multi-wavelength view of hot, massive stars", 39th Liège Astrophysical Colloquium, Eds. G. Rauw, M. De Becker, Y. Nazé, J.-M. Vreux, P. Williams, Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, Bulletin, 2011, vol. 80, p. 67-80 (http://popups.ulg.ac.be/SRSL/sommaire.php?id=2361)
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1102.0386
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 3, 2011
 
The Galactic O-Star Spectroscopic Survey. I. Classification System and Bright Northern Stars in the Blue-Violet at R~2500
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A. Sota, J. Maíz Apellániz, N. R. Walborn, E. J. Alfaro, R. H. Barbá, N. I. Morrell, R. C. Gamen, and J. I. Arias
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.4002
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 1, 2011
 
First detection of a magnetic field in the fast rotating runaway Oe star $zeta$,Ophiuchi
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S. Hubrig$^1$, L.M. Oskinova$^2$, M. Sch"oller$^3$
Reference: AN, in print
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.5500
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 1, 2011
 
3-D simulations of shells around massive stars
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Allard Jan van Marle$^1$, Rony Keppens$^1$, and, Zakaria Meliani$^1$
Reference: Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, Bulletin, vol. 80, p. 266-278 (Proceedings of the 39th Liège Astrophysical Colloquium, held in Liège 12-16 July 2010, edited by G. Rauw, M. De Becker, Y. Nazé, J.-M. Vreux, P. Williams)
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://popups.ulg.ac.be/SRSL/document.php?id=2770
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 1, 2011
 
Red Supergiants, Luminous Blue Variables and Wolf-Rayet stars: the single massive star perspective
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Georges Meynet$^1$, Cyril Georgy$^1$, Raphael Hirschi$^2$, Andre Maeder$^1$, Phil Massey$^3$, Norbert Przybilla$^4$, M.-Fernanda Nieva$^5$
Reference: Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, Bulletin, vol. 80, p. 266-278 (Proceedings of the 39th Liège Astrophysical Colloquium, held in Liège 12-16 July 2010, edited by G. Rauw, M. De Becker, Y. Nazé, J.-M. Vreux, P. Williams)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://popups.ulg.ac.be/SRSL/document.php?id=2738
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 31, 2011
 
Discovery of the first tau Sco analogues: HD 66665 and HD 63425
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V. Petit (1), D. L. Massa (2), W. L. F. Marcolino (3), G. A. Wade (4), R. Ignace (5) and the MiMeS Collaboration
Reference: MNRAS, in press. Available in Early View.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/doi/10.1111/j.1745-3933.2010.01002.x
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 28, 2011
 
Mass loss from inhomogeneous hot star winds II. Constraints from a combined optical/UV study
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J.O. Sundqvist(1), J. Puls(1), A. Feldmeier(2), S.P. Owocki(3)
Reference: Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics, pre-print available on astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.5293
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 28, 2011
 
The H-alpha Variations of the Luminous Blue Variable P Cygni: Discrete Absorption Components and the Short S Doradus Phase
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Noel D. Ricahrdson, Nancy D. Morrison, Douglas R. Gies, N. Markova, Erica N. Hesselbach, J. R. Percy
Reference: Accepted by AJ.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.4319
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 24, 2011
 
Eccentric binaries. Tidal flows and periastron events
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E. Moreno, G. Koenigsberger, D. M. Harrington
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.fis.unam.mx/~gloria/
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 22, 2011
 
A New Diagnostic of the Radial Density Structure of Be Disks
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Zachary H. Draper (1), John P. Wisniewski (1,2), Karen S. Bjorkman (3), Xavier Haubois (4), Alex C. Carciofi (4), Jon E. Bjorkman (3), Marilyn R. Meade (5), Atsuo Okazaki (6)
Reference: ApJL, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1101.3571D
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 20, 2011
 
An asteroseismic study of the O9V star HD 46202 from CoRoT space-based photometry
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Briquet, M. (1); Aerts, C. (1,2); Baglin, A. (3); Nieva, M. F. (4); Degroote, P. (1); Przybilla, N. (5); Noels, A. (6); Schiller, F. (5); Vuckovic, M. (1); Oreiro, R. (1); Smolders, K. (1); Auvergne, M. (3); Baudin, F. (7); Catala, C. (3); Michel, E. (3); Samadi, R. (3)
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.3162
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 18, 2011
 
He-like ions as practical astrophysical plasma diagnostics: From stellar coronae to active galactic nuclei
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Delphine Porquet (1), Jacques Dubau (2), Nicolas Grosso (1)
Reference: Space Science Reviews (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.3184
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 18, 2011
 
Mass and angular momentum loss via decretion disks
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J. Krticka, S. P. Owocki, G. Meynet
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1101.1732K
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 11, 2011
 
The Sparsest Clusters With O Stars
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J. B. Lamb(1), M. S. Oey(1), J. K. Werk(1,2), L. D. Ingleby(1)
Reference: ApJ, 725, 1886-1902
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2010ApJ...725.1886L
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 7, 2011
 
Observational Constraints on Superbubble X-ray Energy Budgets
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A. E. Jaskot$^1$, D. K. Strickland$^2$, M. S. Oey$^1$, Y.-H. Chu$^3$, and G. Garc'{i}a-Segura$^4$
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.0280
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 6, 2011
 
Happy New Year
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Raphael
Reference: no
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 4, 2011