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WR 120bb and WR 120bc: a pair of WN9h stars with possibly interacting circumstellar shells
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Sonja Burgemeister (1), Vasilii V. Gvaramadze, Guy S. Stringfellow, Alexei Y. Kniazev, Helge Todt, Wolf-Rainer Hamann
Reference: 2012, MNRAS (astro-ph 1212.3727)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1212.3727
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 18, 2012
 
Thin-shell mixing in radiative wind-shocks and the Lx-Lbol scaling of O-star X-rays
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Stanley P. Owocki^1, Jon O. Sundqvist^1, David H. Cohen^2, and Kenneth G. Gayley^3
Reference: MNRAS, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.bartol.udel.edu/~owocki/preprints/LxLbol-MNRAS-Dec12.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 17, 2012
 
The 2.35 year itch of Cyg OB2#9. II. Radio monitoring
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R. Blomme (1), Y. Naze (2), D. Volpi (1), M. De Becker (2), R.K. Prinja (3), J.M. Pittard (4), E.R. Parkin (5), O. Absil (2)
Reference: To appear in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1212.2381
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 13, 2012
 
The Initial Mass Function of Field OB Stars in the Small Magellanic Cloud
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Lamb, J. B. Oey, M. S. Graus, A. S. Adams, F. C. Segura-Cox, D. M.
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1212.1205
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 12, 2012
 
A detailed X-ray investigation of zeta Puppis - The variability on short and long timescales
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Yael Naze, Lidia M. Oskinova, Eric Gosset
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1212.1554
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 9, 2012
 
CO bandhead emission of massive young stellar objects: determining disc properties
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J. D. Ilee (1), H. E. Wheelwright (2), R. D. Oudmaijer (1), W. J. de Wit (3), L. T. Maud (1), M. G. Hoare (1), S. L. Lumsden (1), T. J. T. Moore (4), J. S. Urquhart (2) and J. C. Mottram (5).
Reference: To appear in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1212.0554
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 4, 2012
 
On the effects of optically thick gas (disks) around massive stars
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Rolf Kuiper, Harold W. Yorke
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.6432
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 28, 2012
 
Origin of Two Types of X-Ray Outbursts in Be/X-Ray Binaries. I. Accretion Scenarios
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Atsuo T. Okazaki (1), Kimitake Hayasaki (2,3) and Yuki Moritani (2,4)
Reference: to appear in PASJ, Vol.65, No.3 (2013)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.5225
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 28, 2012
 
Molecular emission from GG Car's circumbinary disk
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Michaela Kraus$^1$, Mary Oksala$^1$, Dieter Nickeler$^1$, Florencia Muratore$^2$, Marcelo Borges Fernandes$^3$, Anna Aret$^4$, Lydia Cidale$^2$, Willem-Jan de Wit$^5$
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.5149
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 25, 2012
 
The Peculiar Balmer Decrement of SN 2009ip: Constraints on Circumstellar Geometry
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Emily M. Levesque, Guy S. Stringfellow, Adam G. Ginsburg, John Bally, Brian A. Keeney
Reference: submitted to ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been submitted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.4577
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 21, 2012
 
The young stellar population of IC 1613. III. New O-type stars unveiled by GTC-OSIRIS
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Miriam Garcia$^{1,2}$ and Artemio Herrero$^{1,2}$
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.4582
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 21, 2012
 
Long-term semi-regular dust formation by the WC9+B0I system WR 70
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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 in Press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: ftp://ftp.roe.ac.uk:/pub/pmw/WR70rv.psf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 19, 2012
 
A Report on the X-ray Properties of the tau Sco Like Stars
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Ignace^1, R, Oskinova^2, L, Massa^3, D
Reference: to appear in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/1211.0861
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 16, 2012
 
Massive open star clusters using the VVV survey II. Discovery of six clusters with Wolf-Rayet stars
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A.-N. Chené(1,2), J. Borissova(2,3), C. Bonatto(4), D. J. Majaess(5), G. Baume(6), J. R. A. Clarke(2,7), R. Kurtev(2), O. Schnurr(8), J.-C. Bouret(9), M. Catelan(10), J. P. Emerson(11), C. Feinstein(6), D. Geisler(1), R. de Grijs(12), A. Hervé(13), V. D. Ivanov (14), M. S. N. Kumar (15), P. Lucas(7), L. Mahy(13), F. Martins(16), F. Mauro(1), D. Minniti(3,10,17,18), C. Moni Bidin(2,3)
Reference: accepted in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.2801
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 14, 2012
 
A Magnetic Confinement vs. Rotation Classification of Massive-Star Magnetospheres
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V. Petit (1), S. P. Owocki (2), G. A. Wade (3), D. H. Cohen (4), J. O. Sundqvist (2), M. Gagné (1), J. Maíz Apellániz (5), M. E. Oksala (6), D. A. Bohlender (7), Th. Rivinius (8), H. F. Henrichs (9), E. Alecian (10), R. H. D. Townsend (11), A. ud-Doula (12), the MiMeS Collaboration (13)
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1211.0282
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 5, 2012
 
MHD Modeling of a Disk-Wind from a High-Mass Protobinary: the case of Orion Source I
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B. Vaidya (1), C. Goddi (2,3)
Reference: MNRAS Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: www.arxiv.org/abs/1210.7775
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 30, 2012
 
First 3D MHD simulation of a massive-star magnetosphere with application to Hα emission from θ1 Ori C
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A. ud-Doula, J. O. Sundqvist, S. P. Owocki, V. Petit and R.H.D. Townsend
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS. Pre-print on astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.5298
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 21, 2012
 
Rotational and Cyclical Variability in $gamma$ Cassiopeiae. II. Fifteen Seasons
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G. W. Henry$^1$ and M. A. Smith$^2$
Reference: Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 21, 2012
 
Summary of IAU GA SpS5
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edited by Y. Naze
Reference: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.3985
http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.4280
http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.3986
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://www.gaphe.ulg.ac.be/IAU_XXVIII/prg.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 18, 2012
 
On the influence of the companion star in Eta Carinae: 2D radiative transfer modeling of the ultraviolet and optical spectra
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Jose H. Groh (1), D. John Hillier (2), Thomas I. Madura (1), Gerd Weigelt (1)
Reference: Groh et al. (2012), MNRAS, 423, 1623
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012MNRAS.423.1623G
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 16, 2012
 
Rotating Wolf-Rayet stars in a post RSG/LBV phase. An evolutionary channel towards long-duration GRBs?
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G. Gräfener^1, J. S. Vink^1, T. J. Harries^2, and N. Langer^3
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.1153
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 12, 2012
 
An XMM-Newton view of the M17 nebula
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Francois Mernier, Gregor Rauw
Reference: New Astronomy
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1210:2936
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 10, 2012
 
A companion as the cause of latitude-dependent effects in the wind of Eta Carinae
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Jose H. Groh (1, 2), Thomas I. Madura (2), D. J. Hillier (3), C. J. H. Kruip (4), and G. Weigelt (2)
Reference: Groh et al. 2012, ApJ, 759, L2
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.2709
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 10, 2012
 
Clumping in the inner winds of hot, massive stars from hydrodynamical line-driven instability simulations
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Jon O. Sundqvist(1), Stanley P. Owocki(1)
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS. Pre-print on astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.1861
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 9, 2012
 
Proceedings business meeting IAU WG on Massive Stars during GA Beijing 2012
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J. Puls, Chair IAU WG on Massive Stars
Reference: Transactions IAU, Volume XXVIIIB, Proc. XXVIII IAU General Assembly, August 2012, ed. T. Montmerle
Status: Manuscript has been submitted
Weblink: http://www.usm.uni-muenchen.de/people/puls/papers/TrB_WG_massive_stars.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 4, 2012
 
The Discovery of a Rare WO-type Wolf-Rayet Star in the Large Magellanic Cloud
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Kathryn F. Neugent (1), Philip Massey (1), Nidia Morrell (2)
Reference: Astronomical Journal, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1210.0062
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 1, 2012
 
The 2.35 year itch of Cyg OB2 #9 - I. Optical and X-ray monitoring
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Y. Naze, L. Mahy, Y. Damerdji, H.A. Kobulnicky, J.M. Pittard, E.R. Parkin, O. Absil, R. Blomme
Reference: accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1209.5622
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 28, 2012
 
The Unprecedented Third Outburst of SN 2009ip: A Luminous Blue Variable Becomes a Supernova
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Jon C. Mauerhan, Nathan Smith, Alexei Filippenko, Kyle Blanchard, Peter Blanchard, Chadwick F. E. Casper, S. Bradley Cenko, Kelsey I. Clubb, Daniel Cohen, Gary Li, and Jeffrey M. Silverman
Reference: Mauerhan et al. 2012, arXiv:1209.6320
Status: Manuscript has been submitted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1209.6320
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 27, 2012
 
The Fundamental Parameters of Four Massive Eclipsing Binaries in Westerlund 1
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E. Koumpia (1,2), A. Z. Bonanos (2)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.1369
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 23, 2012
 
Multi-D models of circumstellar shells around evolved massive stars
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Allard Jan van Marle$^{1,2}$, Rony Keppens$^1$
Reference: A&A, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1209.4496
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 22, 2012
 
Discovery of New, Dust-Poor B[e] Supergiants in the Small Magellanic Cloud
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A. S. Graus, J. B. Lamb, M. S. Oey
Reference: Graus, A. S., Lamb, J. B., & Oey M. S., ApJ, in press; astro-ph/1208.5486
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1208.5486
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 19, 2012
 
The nature of the high Galactic latitude O-star HD93521: new results from X-ray and optical spectroscopy
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G. Rauw, T. Morel, M. Palate
Reference: A&A (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012arXiv1209.2606R
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 18, 2012
 
The Wolf-Rayet Content of M31
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Kathryn F. Neugent (1), Philip Massey (1), and Cyril Georgy (2)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1209.1177
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 6, 2012
 
A Detailed Far-Ultraviolet Spectral Atlas of O-Type Stars
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Myron A. Smith
Reference: Astrophysical Journal Supplements (October, 2012)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 5, 2012
 
Binary interaction dominates the evolution of massive stars
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H. Sana (1,*), S.E. de Mink (2,3†), A. de Koter (1,4), N. Langer (5), C.J. Evans (6), M. Gieles (7), E. Gosset (8), R.G. Izzard (5), J.-B. Le Bouquin (9), F.R.N. Schneider (5)
Reference: Sana et al., Science, 337, 444-446 (2012)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/337/6093/444.full
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 27, 2012
 
Limb-Darkened Radiation-Driven Winds from Massive Stars
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Michel Curé(1), Lydia Cidale(2) & Diego F. Rial(3)
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/1207.6009
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 26, 2012
 
Using MOST to reveal the secrets of the mischievous Wolf-Rayet binary CV Ser
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Alexandre David-Uraz (1), Anthony F. J. Moffat (1), André-Nicolas Chené (2,3), Jason F. Rowe (4), Nicholas Lange (5), David B. Guenther (6), Rainer Kuschnig (7,8), Jaymie M. Matthews (8), Slavek M. Rucinski (9), Dimitar Sasselov (10), Werner W. Weiss (7)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1207.6032
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 26, 2012
 
Two compact HII regions at the remote outskirts of the Magellanic Clouds
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R. Selier, M. Heydari-Malayeri
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1206.5939
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 19, 2012
 
Massive open star clusters using the VVV survey I. Presentation of the data and description of the approach
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A.-N. Chené (AA), J. Borissova (AB), J. R. A. Clarke (AC), C. Bonatto (AD), D. J. Majaess (AE), C. Moni Bidin (AF), S. E. Sale (AG), F. Mauro (AH), R. Kurtev (AI), G. Baume (AJ), C. Feinstein (AK), V. D. Ivanov (AL), D. Geisler (AM), M. Catelan (AN), D. Minniti (AO), P. Lucas (AP), R. de Grijs (AQ)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1206.6104
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 17, 2012
 
Low-frequency GMRT observations of the magnetic Bp star HR Lup (HD 133880)
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Samuel J. George$^{1,2}$, Ian R. Stevens$^{2}$
Reference: accepted for publication in the Bulletin of the Astronomical Society of India, to appear in the June issue; http://arxiv.org/abs/1206.1155
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1206.1155
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 12, 2012
 
The Transition Mass-loss Rate: Calibrating the Role of Line-driven Winds in Massive Star Evolution
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Jorick S. Vink, G"otz Gr"afener
Reference: ApJL 751, 34 (2012)
Astro-ph/1205.0394
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.0394
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 11, 2012
 
A peculiar Of star in the Local Group galaxy IC,1613
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A. Herrero$^{1,2}$, M. Garcia$^{1,2}$, J. Puls$^3$, K. Uytterhoeven$^{1,2}$, F. Najarro$^4$, D.J. Lennon$^5$ and J.G. Rivero-Gonzalez$^3$
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1206.1238v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 7, 2012
 
Radiation-driven winds of hot luminous stars XVII. Parameters of selected central stars of PN from consistent optical and UV spectral analysis and the universality of the mass-luminosity relation
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C. B. Kaschinski, A.W.A. Pauldrach, T. L. Hoffmann
Reference: Publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.1200
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 5, 2012
 
Numerical Models for the Diffuse Ionized Gas in Galaxies. I. Synthetic spectra of thermally excited gas with turbulent magnetic reconnection as energy source
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T. L. Hoffmann, S. Lieb, A. W. A. Pauldrach, H. Lesch, P. J. N. Hultzsch, G. T. Birk
Reference: Accepted by Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1206.0394v1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 5, 2012
 
Nitrogen line spectroscopy in O-stars -- III. The earliest O-stars
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J.G. Rivero Gonzalez (1), J. Puls (1), P. Massey (2), and F. Najarro (3)
Reference: Accepted by Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.4444
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 30, 2012
 
Diagnosing small- and large-scale structure in the winds of hot, massive OB-stars
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J.O. Sundqvist(1), and S.P. Owocki(1)
Reference: To appear in the proceedings of "Circumstellar Dynamics at High Resolution", Foz do Iguacu, Feb. 2012. Available at astro-ph.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.3190
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 16, 2012
 
9 Sgr: uncovering an O-type spectroscopic binary with an 8.6 year period
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G. Rauw$^1$, H. Sana$^2$, M. Spano$^3$, E. Gosset$^1$, L. Mahy$^1$, M. De Becker$^1$, and P. Eenens$^4$
Reference: arXiv:1205.3314
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.3314
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 16, 2012
 
A rare early-type star revealed in the Wing of the Small Magellanic Cloud
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C. J. Evans (1), R. Hainich (2), L. M. Oskinova (2), J. S. Gallagher (3), Y.-H. Chu (4), R. A. Gruendl (4), W.-R. Hamann (2), V. Hénault-Brunet (5), H. Todt (2)
Reference: Accepted by ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1205.2387
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 15, 2012
 
Spectral Types of Red Supergiants in NGC 6822 and the Wolf-Lundmark-Melotte Galaxy
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Emily M. Levesque, Philip Massey
Reference: Astronomical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.4450
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 26, 2012
 
Magnetometry of a sample of massive stars in Carina
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Y. Naze (1), S. Bagnulo (2), V. Petit (3), T. Rivinius (4), G. Wade (5), G. Rauw (1), M. Gagne (3)
Reference: accepted by MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.4267
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 20, 2012
 
The long period eccentric orbit of the particle accelerator HD167971 revealed by long baseline interferometry
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M. De Becker (1), H. Sana (2), O. Absil (1), J.-B. Le Bouquin (3), R. Blomme (4)
Reference: MNRAS (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.3537
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 17, 2012
 
A hydrodynamical model of the circumstellar bubble created by two massive stars
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Allard Jan van Marle$^{1,2}$ Zakaria Meliani$^3$ Alexandre Marcowith$^4$
Reference: Accepted for publication in Astronomy & Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.2078
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 11, 2012
 
Radiation-driven winds of hot luminous stars XVII. Parameters of selected central stars of PN from consistent optical and UV spectral analysis and the universality of the mass-luminosity relation
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C. B. Kaschinski, A.W.A. Pauldrach, T. L. Hoffmann
Reference: Publication in A&A
Pre-print available on astro-ph
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1204.1200
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 6, 2012
 
Grids of stellar models with rotation II. WR populations and supernovae/GRB progenitors at Z = 0.014
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Cyril Georgy$^1$, Sylvia Ekström$^2$, Georges Meynet$^2$, Philip Massey$^3$, Emily M. Levesque$^4$, Raphael Hirschi$^{5,6}$, Patrick Eggenberger$^2$, André Maeder$^2$
Reference: A&A in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1203.5243
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 3, 2012
 
The Effects of Stellar Rotation. I. Impact on the Ionizing Spectra and Integrated Properties of Stellar Populations
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Emily M. Levesque (1), Claus Leitherer (2), Sylvia Ekstrom (3), Georges Meynet (3), Daniel Schaerer (3)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/1203.5109
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 26, 2012
 
Discovery of a young and massive stellar cluster: Spectrophotometric near-infrared study of Masgomas-1
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S. Ramírez Alegría (1,2), A. Marín-Franch (3,4) & A. Herrero (1,2)
Reference: 2012, A&A, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1203.4174
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 20, 2012
 
Clumped stellar winds in supergiant high-mass X-ray binaries: X-ray variability and photoionization
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L. M. Oskinova, A. Feldmeier, P. Kretschmar
Reference: 2012, MNRAS, 5 March
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-2966.2012.20507.x/full
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 20, 2012
 
Modeling high-energy light curves of the PSR B1259-63/LS 2883 binary based on 3-D SPH simulations
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J. Takata^1, A.T. Okazaki^2, S. Nagataki^3, T. Naito^4, A. kawachi^5, S.-H. Lee^^3, M. Mori^6, K. Hayasaki^7, M.S. Yamaguchi^8, S.P. Owocki^9
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJ.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arXiv.org/abs/1203.2179
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 13, 2012
 
The Quintuplet Cluster III. Hertzsprung-Russell diagram and cluster age
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A. Liermann (1), W.-R. Hamann (2), L. M. Oskinova (2)
Reference: A&A in press; arXiv:1203.2435
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 13, 2012
 
A dynamical magnetosphere model for periodic Halpha emission from the slowly rotating magnetic O star HD191612
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Jon O. Sundqvist(1), Asif ud-Doula(2), Stanley P. Owocki(1), Richard H. D. Townsend(3), Ian D. Howarth(4), Gregg A. Wade(5), and the MiMeS Collaboration
Reference: MNRAS letters, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1203.1050
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 8, 2012
 
The Yellow and Red Supergiants of M33
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Maria R. Drout (1, 2), Philip Massey (2), and Georges Meynet (3)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1203.0247v1.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 3, 2012
 
Evidence for a physically bound third component in HD 150136
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Mahy, L.(1), Gosset, E.(1), Sana, H.(2), Damerdji, Y.(1), De Becker, M.(1), Rauw, G.(1), Nitschelm, C.(3)
Reference: arXiv:1202.6215
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.6215
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 29, 2012
 
HST/STIS spectroscopy of the magnetic Of?p star HD 108: the low state at ultraviolet wavelengths
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W. L. F. Marcolino, J. -C. Bouret, N. R. Walborn, I. D. Howarth, Y. Naze, A. W. Fullerton, G. A. Wade, D. J. Hillier, A. Herrero
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.6041
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 28, 2012
 
3-D radiative transfer in clumped hot star winds I. Influence of clumping on the resonance line formation
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Šurlan, Brankica(1,2,3); Hamann, Wolf-Rainer(4); Kubát Jiří(1); Oskinova, Lidia M.(4); Feldmeier, Achim(4)
Reference: arXiv:1202.4787
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.4787
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 28, 2012
 
X-ray Emission Line Profiles from Wind Clump Bow Shocks in Massive Stars
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R. Ignace^1, W.L. Waldron^2, J.P. Cassinelli^3
Reference: to appear in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.5492
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 26, 2012
 
Variability in X-ray line ratios in helium-like ions of massive stars: the radiation-driven case
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K. T. Hole and R. Ignace
Reference: astro-ph (accepted to A&A)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.3193
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 22, 2012
 
Asteroseismology of the Nearby SN-II Progenitor Rigel Part II. $epsilon-$Mechanism Triggering Gravity-Mode Pulsations?
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Moravveji Ehsan, Moya Andy, Guinan Edward F
Reference: Accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 747
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 22, 2012
 
Yellow and Red Supergiants in the Large Magellanic Cloud
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Kathryn F. Neugent, Philip Massey, Brian Skiff, Georges Meynet
Reference: Accepted for publication in the ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.4225
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 20, 2012
 
A newly discovered young massive star cluster at the far end of the Galactic Bar
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Davies, Ben; de La Fuente, Diego; Najarro, Francisco; Hinton, Jim A.; Trombley, Christine; Figer, Donald F.; Puga, Elena
Reference: Published in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012MNRAS.419.1860D
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 16, 2012
 
The G305 star-forming complex: the central star clusters Danks 1 and Danks 2
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Davies, Ben; Clark, J. S.; Trombley, Christine; Figer, Donald F.; Najarro, Francisco; Crowther, Paul A.; Kudritzki, Rolf-Peter; Thompson, Mark; Urquhart, James S.; Hindson, Luke
Reference: Published in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012MNRAS.419.1871D
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 16, 2012
 
The relationship between gamma Cassiopeiae's X-ray emission and its circumstellar environment
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M. A. Smith(1), R. Lopes de Oliveira(2,3), C. Motch(4), G. W. Henry(5}, N. D. Richardson(6), K. S. Bjorkman(7), Ph. Stee(8), D. Mourard(8), J. D. Monnier(9), X. Che(9), R. Buecke(10), E. Pollmann(11) D. R. Gies(6), G. H., Schaefer(6), T. ten Brummelaar(6), H. A. McAlister(6), N. H. Turner(6), J. Sturmann(6), L. Sturmann(6), and S. T. Ridgway(12)
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/1201.6415
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 11, 2012
 
High-resolution X-ray spectroscopy reveals the special nature of Wolf-Rayet star winds
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L. M. Oskinova, K. G. Gayley, W.-R. Hamann, D. P. Huenemoerder, R. Ignace, A. M. T. Pollock
Reference: ApJL
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://de.arxiv.org/abs/1202.1525
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 10, 2012
 
X-rays from Colliding Stellar Winds: the case of close WR+O binary systems
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Svetozar A. Zhekov
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://xxx.lanl.gov/abs/1202.1386
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 8, 2012
 
The Galactic WC stars: Stellar parameters from spectral analyses indicate a new evolutionary sequence
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A. Sander, W.-R. Hamann, H. Todt
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.6354
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 31, 2012
 
On the Eddington limit and WR Stars
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André Maeder (1), Cyril Georgy (2), Georges Meynet (1), Sylvia Ekström (1)
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.5013
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 25, 2012
 
Global modelling of X-ray spectra produced in O-type star winds
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A. Hervé, G. Rauw, Y. Nazé and A. Foster
Reference: Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.4716
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 24, 2012
 
Photometric and Spectroscopic Studies of Massive Binaries in the Large Magellanic Cloud. I. Introduction and Orbits for Two Detached Systems: Evidence for a Mass Discrepancy?
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Philip Massey (1), Nidia I. Morrel l(2), Kathryn F. Neugent (1), Laura R. Penny (3), Kathleen-DeGioia Eastwood (4), and Douglas R. Gies (5)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.3280
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 16, 2012
 
Asteroseismology of the Nearby SN-II Progenitor: Rigel Part I. The MOST High Precision Photometry and Radial Velocity Monitoring
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Ehsan Moravveji, Edward F. Guinan, Matt Shultz, Michael H. Williamson, Andres Moya
Reference: ApJ, 745 (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.0843
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 13, 2012
 
Strongly star forming galaxies in the local universe with nebular He II 4686 emission
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Maryam Shirazi and Jarle Brinchmann
Reference: MNRAS, 2081 (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.1290
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 13, 2012
 
A Lighthouse Effect in Eta Carinae
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Thomas I. Madura and Jose H. Groh
Reference: Accepted for publication in ApJL. Pre-print available on astro-ph.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.1848
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 12, 2012
 
Non-standard s process in low metallicity massive rotating stars
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U. Frischknecht (1,2), R. Hirschi (2,3), F.-K. Thielemann (1)
Reference: A&A, letter to the editor, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011arXiv1112.5548F
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 4, 2012
 
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, 2012