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SXP 5.05 = IGR J00569-7226 : using X-rays to explore the structure of a Be stars circumstellar disk
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M. J. Coe(1), E. S. Bartlett(2), A.J. Bird(1), F. Haberl(3), J. A. Kennea(4), V.A. McBride(2;5) L.J. Townsend(2) & A. Udalski(6)
Reference: MNRAS (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1412.3270
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 23, 2014
 
New multiwavelength observations of the Of?p star CPD -28 2561
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S. Hubrig (1), M. Schoeller (2), A. Kholtygin (3), H. Tsumura (4), A. Hoshino (4), S. Kitamoto (4), L. Oskinova (5), R. Ignace (6), H. Todt (5), I. Ilyin (1)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1412.1658
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 5, 2014
 
Spectroscopic Instrumentation – Fundamentals and Guidelines for Astronomers
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Thomas Eversberg & Klaus Vollmann
Reference: Springer Praxis Books - Astronomy and Planetary Sciences
Status: Other
Weblink: http://www.springer.com/astronomy/astronomy%2C+observations+and+techniques/book/978-3-662-44534-1
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on December 4, 2014
 
The MiMeS Survey of Magnetism in Massive Stars: CNO surface abundances of Galactic O stars
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F. Martins $^1$, A. Hervé $^1$, J.-C. Bouret $^2$, W. Marcolino $^3$, G.A. Wade $^4$, C. Neiner $^5$, E. Alecian $^6$, J. Grunhut $^7$, V. Petit $^8$, the MiMeS collaboration
Reference: Accepted in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1411.4420
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 18, 2014
 
Line-Driven Winds Revisited in the Context of Be Stars: Ω-slow Solutions with High k Values
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Jessie Silaj(1), Michel Cure(2), Carol E. Jones(1)
Reference: ApJ 795, 78 (2014)
Status: Other
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1411.1465
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 7, 2014
 
Analytical Solutions for Radiation-Driven Winds in Massive Stars. I: The Fast Regime
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Ignacio Araya(1), Michel Cure(1) and Lydia S. Cidale(2)
Reference: ApJ, 795 81 (2014)
Status: Other
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1411.0751
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 5, 2014
 
Luminous Blue Variables and superluminous supernovae from binary mergers
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Stephen Justham (1), Philipp Podsiadlowski (2), Jorick S. Vink (3)
Reference: The Astrophysical Journal (in press); see also arXiv:1410.2426
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.2426
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 5, 2014
 
The impact of mass-loss on the evolution and pre-supernova properties of red supergiants
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G. Meynet (1), V. Chomienne (1), S. Ekstrom (1) , C. Georgy (2), A. Granada (1), J. Groh (1), A. Maeder (1), P. Eggenberger (1), E. Levesque (3) and P. Massey (4)
Reference: in press for Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.8721
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on November 3, 2014
 
Gas physical conditions and kinematics of the giant outflow Ou4
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Romano L. M. Corradi (1,2), Nicolas Grosso (3), Agnès Acker (3), Robert Greimel (4) and Patrick Guillout (3)
Reference: A&A 570, A105 (2014)
Status: Other
Weblink: http://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/abs/2014/10/aa22718-13/aa22718-13.html
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 30, 2014
 
Magnetorotational instability in decretion disks of critically rotating stars and the outer structure of Be and Be/X-ray disks
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Jiri Krticka, Petr Kurfurst, Iva Krtickova
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.7831
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 30, 2014
 
MGB and the new Galactic O-Star Spectroscopic Survey spectral classification standard grid
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J. Maíz Apellániz, E. J. Alfaro, J. I. Arias, R. H. Barbá, R. C. Gamen, A. Herrero, J. R. S. Leão, A. Marco, I. Negueruela, S. Simón-Díaz, A. Sota, and N. R. Walborn
Reference: To appear in Highlights of Spanish Astrophysics VIII, Proceedings of the XI Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Astronomical Society held on September 8-12, 2014, in Teruel, Spain.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.7615
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 29, 2014
 
Enhancement of Surface Helium Abundance in Intermediate-Mass Main-Sequence Stars
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Staritsin E.
Reference: Astronomy Reports
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 27, 2014
 
A photometric variability study of massive stars in Cygnus OB2
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J. Salas, J. Maíz Apellániz, and R. H. Barbá
Reference: To appear in Highlights of Spanish Astrophysics VIII, Proceedings of the XI Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Astronomical Society held on September 8-12, 2014, in Teruel, Spain.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.6767
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 27, 2014
 
The Hourglass as seen with HST/WFPC2
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J. Maíz Apellániz, L. Úbeda, R. H. Barbá, J. W. MacKenty, J. I. Arias, and A. I. Gómez de Castro
Reference: To appear in Highlights of Spanish Astrophysics VIII, Proceedings of the XI Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Astronomical Society held on September 8-12, 2014, in Teruel, Spain.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.6766
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 27, 2014
 
MY Camelopardalis, a very massive merger progenitor
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J. Lorenzo (1), I. Negueruela (1), A.K.F. Val Baker (2), M. García (3), S. Simón-Díaz (4), P. Pastor (1), and M. Méndez Majuelos (5)
Reference: DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201424345
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://esoads.eso.org/abs/2014arXiv1410.5575L
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 24, 2014
 
Suzaku Monitoring of Hard X-ray Emission from Eta Carinae over a Single Binary Orbital Cycle
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Kenji Hamaguchi, Michael F. Corcoran, Hiromitsu Takahashi, Takayuki Yuasa, Manabu Ishida, Theodore R. Gull, Julian M. Pittard, Christopher M. P. Russell, Thomas I. Madura
Reference: Astrophysical Journal, 2014, 795, 119 (arXiv1410.6171)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 23, 2014
 
Deriving extinction laws with O stars: from the IR to the UV
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J. Maíz Apellániz
Reference: To appear in Highlights of Spanish Astrophysics VIII, Proceedings of the XI Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Astronomical Society held on September 8-12, 2014, in Teruel, Spain.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.5184
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 21, 2014
 
High-Energy Properties of the Enigmatic Be Star gamma Cassiopeiae
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C. R. Shrader, K. Hamaguchi, S. J. Sturner, L.M. Oskinova, T. Almeyda, R.Petre
Reference: accepted for publication in ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1410.4050
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 16, 2014
 
The Cocoon Nebula and its ionizing star: do stellar and nebular abundances agree?
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J. Garcia-Rojas, S. Simon-Diaz, C. Esteban
Reference: A&A (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.0119
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 15, 2014
 
The spectroscopic Hertzsprung-Russell diagram of Galactic massive stars
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N. Castro, L. Fossati, N. Langer, S. Simón-Díaz, F. R. N. Schneider, R. G. Izzard
Reference: A&A Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.3499
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 15, 2014
 
Near-infrared spectroscopy of candidate red supergiant stars in clusters.
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Messineo M. (1,2,3), Qingfeng Z. (4), Ivanov V. D. (5), Figer D. F. (3), Davies B. (6), Menten K. M. (1), Kudritzki R. P. (7), Chen C.-H. R. (1)
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://cdsads.u-strasbg.fr/abs/2014arXiv1409.7906M
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 10, 2014
 
Short-term spectroscopic variability of Plaskett's star
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Matthieu Palate, Gregor Rauw
Reference: A&A in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1410.1801
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 9, 2014
 
The properties of ten O-type stars in the low-metallicity galaxies IC 1613, WLM and NGC 3109
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F. Tramper (1), H. Sana (2), A. de Koter (1,3), L. Kaper (1), and O. H. Ramirez-Agudelo (1)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysiscs
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.0934
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 6, 2014
 
The Multiplicity of Massive Stars: A High Angular Resolution Survey with the HST Fine Guidance Sensor
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E. J. Aldoretta (1,2), S. M. Caballero-Nieves (3), D. R. Gies (1), E. P. Nelan (4), D. J. Wallace (5,6), W. I. Hartkopf (7), T. J. Henry (1), W.-C. Jao (1), J. Maíz Apellániz (8), B. D. Mason (7), A. F. J. Moffat (2), R. P. Norris (1), N. D. Richardson (2), S. J. Williams (9)
Reference: The Astronomical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.0021
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 2, 2014
 
Radio emission variability and proper motions of WR 112
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J. O. Yam (1), S. A. Dzib (2), L. F. Rodríguez (3,4) and V. Rodríguez-Gomez (5)
Reference: Revista Mexicana de Astronomía y Astrofísica
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.6484
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on October 2, 2014
 
Evidence of the Evolved Nature of the B[e] Star MWC 137
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M. F. Muratore (1), M. Kraus (2), M. E. Oksala (2), M. L. Arias (1), L. Cidale (1), M. Borges Fernandes (3), A. Liermann (4)
Reference: The Astronomical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.7550
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 29, 2014
 
The IACOB project: II. On the scatter of O-dwarf spectral type - effective temperature calibrations
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Simón-Díaz, S.; Herrero, A.; Sabín-Sanjulián, C.; Najarro, F.; Garcia, M.; Puls, J.; Castro, N.; Evans, C. J.
Reference: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.6653
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 29, 2014
 
Southern Massive Stars at High Angular Resolution: Observational Campaign and Companion Detection
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H. Sana [1,2], J.-B. Le Bouquin [3,4], S. Lacour [5], J.-P. Berger [6], G. Duvert [3,4], L. Gauchet [5], B. Norris [7], J. Olofsson [8], D. Pickel [5], G. Zins [3,4], O. Absil [9], A. de Koter [10,11], K. Kratter [12,13], O. Schnurr [14] H. Zinnecker [15]
Reference: ApJS, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.6304
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 25, 2014
 
iPTF13bvn: The First Evidence of a Binary Progenitor for a Type Ib Supernova
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Bersten, Melina C.(1); Benvenuto, Omar G.(2); Folatelli, Gastón(1); Nomoto, Ken'ichi(1); Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo(3,4); Srivastav, Shubham(5); Anupama, G. C.(5); Quimby, Robert(1); Sahu, Devendra K.(5)
Reference: AJ, 148, 68
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014AJ....148...68B
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 23, 2014
 
A Blue Point Source at the Location of Supernova 2011dh
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Folatelli, Gastón(1); Bersten, Melina C.(1); Benvenuto, Omar G.(2); Van Dyk, Schuyler D.(3); Kuncarayakti, Hanindyo(4,5); Maeda, Keiichi(6); Nozawa, Takaya(7); Nomoto, Ken'ichi(1); Hamuy, Mario(4,5); and Quimby, Robert M.(1)
Reference: ApJ 793, L22
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...793L..22F
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 23, 2014
 
Time-series photometry of the O4 I(n)fp star zeta Puppis
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Ian D. Howarth (1) Ian R. Stevens (2)
Reference: Accepted in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014arXiv1409.5258H
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 20, 2014
 
Asteroseismology of OB stars with hundreds of single snapshot spectra (and a few time-series of selected targets)
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S. Simón-Díaz
Reference: Proceedings IAUS307: New windows on massive stars: asteroseismology, interferometry, and spectropolarimetry. G. Meynet, C. Georgy, J.H. Groh & Ph. Stee, eds
Status: Other
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.2416
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 19, 2014
 
Investigating the inner discs of Herbig Ae/Be stars with CO bandhead and Br Gamma emission
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John D. Ilee (1), John Fairlamb (2), Rene D. Oudmaijer (2), Ignacio Mendigutia (2), Mario van den Ancker (3), Stefan Kraus (4), Hugh E. Wheelwright (5)
Reference: MNRAS, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.4897
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 18, 2014
 
Radial dependence of line profile variability in seven O9--B0.5 stars
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F. Martins $^1$, W. Marcolino $^2$, D.J. Hillier $^3$, J.-F. Donati $^4$, J.-C. Bouret $^5$
Reference: A&A accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.5057
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 18, 2014
 
Measuring the shock-heating rate in the winds of O stars using X-ray line spectra
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David H. Cohen (1), Zequn Li (1), Kenneth G. Gayley (2), Stanley P. Owocki (3), Jon O. Sundqvist (3,4), Veronique Petit (3,5), Maurice A. Leutenegger (6,7)
Reference: MNRAS in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.0856
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 16, 2014
 
Physics of Mass Loss in Massive Stars
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J. Puls(1), J.O. Sundqvist(1), N. Markova(2)
Reference: Invited review to appear in: New windows on massive stars: asteroseismology, interferometry, and spectropolarimetry. G. Meynet, C. Georgy, J.H. Groh & Ph. Stee, eds.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.3582
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 16, 2014
 
Massive star population synthesis
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D. Vanbeveren
Reference: ppt presentation of a review paper presented at the conference 'Binary systems, their evolution and environments' that was held in UlaanBaatar, Mongolia, 1-5 September 2014
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://mongolia.csp.escience.cn/dct/page/65580
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 15, 2014
 
Eclipses and dust formation by WC9 type Wolf-Rayet stars
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P. M. Williams
Reference: MNRAS (in Press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1408.6759
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 11, 2014
 
A multi-wavelength view on the dusty Wolf-Rayet star WR 48a
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Svetozar A. Zhekov (1), Toma Tomov (2), Marcin P. Gawronski (2), Leonid N. Georgiev (3), Jura Borissova (4), Radostin Kurtev (4), Marc Gagne (5) and Marcin Hajduk (6)
Reference: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.2684
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 10, 2014
 
Gas physical conditions and kinematic of the giant outflow Ou4
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Romano L.M. Corradi (1,2), Nicolas Grosso (3), Agnes Acker(3), Robert Greimel (4), Patrick Guillout (3)
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1407.4617, http://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-01022286
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 9, 2014
 
The modulated X-ray emission of the magnetic O8.5V-star Tr16-22
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Yael Naze (1), Gregg A Wade (2), Veronique Petit (3)
Reference: accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1408.6098
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 9, 2014
 
X-ray emission from magnetic massive stars
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Yael Naze (1), Veronique Petit (2), Melanie Rinbrand (3), David Cohen (4), Stan Owocki (3), Asif ud-Doula (5), Gregg A Wade (6)
Reference: accepted by ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.1690
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 8, 2014
 
Interacting supernovae from photoionization-confined shells around red supergiant stars
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Jonathan Mackey (1), Shazrene Mohamed (2), Vasilii V. Gvaramadze (3,4,5), Rubina Kotak(6), Norbert Langer (1), Dominique M.-A. Meyer(1), Takashi J. Moriya (1), Hilding R. Neilson (7)
Reference: 2014, Nature, 512, 282-285
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature13522
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 3, 2014
 
Constraining general massive-star physics by exploring the unique properties of magnetic O-stars: Rotation, macroturbulence and sub-surface convection
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Jon O. Sundqvist(1)
Reference: 6 pages, 2 figures, to appear in Proc. IAU307: New windows on massive stars: asteroseismology, interferometry, and spectropolarimetry, Editors: G. Meynet, C. Georgy, J.H. Groh & Ph. Stee
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.0028
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 2, 2014
 
Massive stars in the giant molecular cloud G23.3-0.3 and W41.
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Maria Messineo (1), Karl M. Menten (1), Donald F. Figer (2), Ben Davies (3), J. Simon Clark (4), Valentin D. Ivanov (5), Rolf-Peter Kudritzki (6), R. Michael Rich (7), John W. MacKenty (8), Christine Trombley (2)
Reference: A&A Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1408.3558
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on September 1, 2014
 
The B Fields in OB Stars (BOB) Survey
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T. Morel (1), N. Castro (2), L. Fossati (2), S. Hubrig (3), N. Langer (2), N. Przybilla (4), M. Schoeller (5), T. Carroll (3), I. Ilyin (3), A. Irrgang (6), L. Oskinova (7), F. R. N. Schneider (2), S. Simon Diaz (8,9), M. Briquet (1), J. F. Gonzalez (10), N. Kharchenko (11), M.-F. Nieva (4,6), R.-D. Scholz (3), A. de Koter (12,13), W.-R. Hamann (7), A. Herrero (8,9), J. Maiz Apellaniz (14), H. Sana (15), R. Arlt (3), R. Barba (16), P. Dufton (17), A. Kholtygin (18), G. Mathys (19), A. Piskunov (20), A. Reisenegger (21), H. Spruit (22), S.-C. Yoon (23)
Reference: To appear in proceedings of IAU Symposium 307, New Windows on Massive Stars (Geneva, June 2014)
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://www.astro.ulg.ac.be/~morel/articles/IAUS307_morel_talk.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 11, 2014
 
Physics of rotation: problems and challenges
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Andre Maeder and Georges Meynet
Reference: IAU Symposium 307, New windows on massive stars: asteroseismology, interferometry, and spectropolarimetry, G. Meynet, C. Georgy, J.H. Groh & Ph. Stee, eds.
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1408.1768
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 11, 2014
 
Magnetic braking of stellar cores in red giants and supergiants
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Andre Maeder and Georges Meynet
Reference: in press for Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1408.1192
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 8, 2014
 
The HD5980 multiple system: Masses and evolutionary status
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Gloria Koenigsberger, Nidia Morrell, D. John Hiller, Fabian R.N. Schneider, Nicolas Gonzalez-Jimenez, Norbert Langer, and Rodolfo Barba
Reference: Astronomical Journal (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1408.0556
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on August 4, 2014
 
MOST Detects Corotating Bright Spots On The Mid-O-Type Giant xi Persei
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Tahina Ramiaramanantsoa [1,2], Anthony F. J. Moffat [1,2], Andre-Nicolas Chene [3,4,5], Noel D. Richardson [1,2], Huib F. Henrichs [6], Sebastien Desforges [1,2], Victoria Antoci [7], Jason F. Rowe [8], Jaymie M. Matthews [9], Rainer Kuschnig [9,10], Werner W. Weiss [10], Dimitar Sasselov [11], Slavek M. Rucinski [12] and David B. Guenther [13]
Reference: Published in MNRAS (June 11, 2014) 441, 910-917. DOI:10.1093/mnras/stu619
Status: Other
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014MNRAS.441..910R
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 29, 2014
 
Time-dependent modeling of extended thin decretion disks of critically rotating stars
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P. Kurfürst (1), A. Feldmeier (2), J. Krtička (1)
Reference: AA/2014/24272
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 29, 2014
 
Investigating the origin of cyclical wind variability in hot, massive stars - I. On the dipolar magnetic field hypothesis
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A. David-Uraz$^{1,2}$, G. A. Wade$^1$, V. Petit$^3$, A. ud-Doula$^4$, J. O. Sundqvist$^{3,5}$, J. Grunhut$^6$, M. Shultz$^{1,2,7}$, C. Neiner$^8$, E. Alecian$^{9,8}$, H. F. Henrichs$^10$, J.-C. Bouret$^{11,12}$ and the MiMeS Collaboration
Reference: arXiv:1407.6417 (accepted in MNRAS)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 28, 2014
 
Massive Star Asteroseismology in Action
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Conny Aerts
Reference: Invited review paper to appear in Proc. IAU307: New windows on massive stars: asteroseismology, interferometry, and
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014arXiv1407.6479A
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 27, 2014
 
On the use of the Fourier Transform to determine the projected rotational velocity of line-profile variable B stars
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C. Aerts, S. Simon-Diaz, P. G. Groot, P. Degroote
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014arXiv1407.6611A
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 27, 2014
 
Fizeau exchange visitors program: call for applications
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J. Hron & L. Misoni
Reference: Deadline Sept. 15
Status: Other
Weblink: www.european-interferometry.eu
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 22, 2014
 
A New Class of Wolf-Rayet Stars: WN3/O3s
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Philip Massey(1), Kathryn F. Neugent (1), Nidia Morrell (2), and D. John Hillier (3)
Reference: To appear in IAU 307, New Windows on Massive Stars: Asteroseismology, Interferometry, and Spectropolarimetry
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1407.4659
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 17, 2014
 
The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey XVII. Physical and wind properties of massive stars at the top of the main sequence
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Joachim M. Bestenlehner(1), Götz Gräfener(1), Jorick S. Vink(1), F. Najarro(2), A. de Koter(3,4), H. Sana(5), C. J. Evans(6), P. A. Crowther(7), V. Hénault-Brunet(8), A. Herrero(9,10), N. Langer(11), F. R. N. Schneider(11), S. Simón-Díaz(9,10), W. D. Taylor(6), and N. R. Walborn(12)
Reference: Accepted for publication in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1407.1837
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 9, 2014
 
The three-dimensional structure of the Eta Carinae Homunculus
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W. Steffen$^1$, M. Teodoro$^2$, T. I. Madura$^2$, J. H. Groh$^3$, T. R. Gull$^2$, A. Mehner$^4$, M. F. Corcoran$^{5,6}$, A. Damineli$^7$, and K. Hamaguchi$^{5,8}$
Reference: Published on MNRAS (August 11, 2014) 442 (4): 3316-3328.
doi: 10.1093/mnras/stu1088
First published online July 7, 2014
Status: Other
Weblink: http://mnras.oxfordjournals.org/content/442/4/3316
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 8, 2014
 
Luminous and Variable Stars in M31 and M33. II. Luminous Blue Variables,Candidate LBVs, Fe II Emission Line Stars, and Other Supergiants
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Roberta M. Humphreys(1), Kerstin Weis(2), Kris Davidson(1), D.~J.Bomans(2), and Birgitta Burggraf(2)
Reference: Astrophysical Journal, 790, 48
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 7, 2014
 
3D Radiative Transfer in η Carinae: Application of the SimpleX Algorithm to 3D SPH Simulations of Binary Colliding Winds
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N. Clementel (1), T. I. Madura (2), C. J. H. Kruip (1), V. Icke (1), T. R. Gull (2)
Reference: Clementel et al., 2014, MNRAS (accepted)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1406.7240
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 4, 2014
 
The wind of Variable C in M33 (an LBV in eruption)
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Roberta M. Humphreys (1), Kris Davidson(1), Michael S. Gordon(1), Kerstin Weis(2), Birgitta Burggraf(2), D. J. Bomans(2), and John C. Martin(3)
Reference: Astrophysical Journal Letters, 2014, 782, L21
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on July 1, 2014
 
Stanislav Stefl
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Thomas Rivinius
Reference: N/A
Status: Other
Weblink: http://activebstars.iag.usp.br/index.php/be-star-newsletter/volume-41/wg-matters-41/47-stan
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 15, 2014
 
X-rays from wind-blown bubbles: an XMM-Newton detection of NGC 2359
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Svetozar A. Zhekov
Reference: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1406.2463
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 11, 2014
 
Mass loss from inhomogeneous hot star winds III. An effective-opacity formalism for line radiative transfer in accelerating, clumped two-component media, and first results on theory and diagnostics}
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J.O. Sundqvist(1), J. Puls(1), S.P. Owocki(2)
Reference: Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics. Pre-print available at ArXiv.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.7800
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 10, 2014
 
Effect of rotational mixing and metallicity on the hot star wind mass-loss rates
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Jiri Krticka, Jiri Kubat
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://lanl.arxiv.org/abs/1406.1288
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 6, 2014
 
Discovery of X-ray pulsations from a massive star
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Lidia M. Oskinova (1), Yael Naze (2), Helge Todt (1) , David P. Huenemoerder (3), Richard Ignace (4), Swetlana Hubrig (5), Wolf-Rainer Hamann (1)
Reference: Nature Communications 5, 4024
doi:10.1038/ncomms5024
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1406.0845
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 5, 2014
 
Investigation of the stellar content in the western part of the Carina nebula
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Brajesh Kumar, Saurabh Sharma, Jean Manfroid, Eric Gosset, Gregor Rauw, Yael Naze, and Ram Kesh Yadav
Reference: 23 pages, 19 figures, 4 tables, Accepted for publication in Astronomy
& Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1406.0994
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 5, 2014
 
Discovery of a Thorne-Żytkow object in the Small Magellanic Cloud
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Emily M. Levesque, Philip Massey, Anna N. Żytkow, Nidia Morrell
Reference: MNRAS Letters, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1406.0001
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 3, 2014
 
Masgomas-4: Physical characterization of a double-core obscured cluster with a massive and very young stellar population.
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S. Ramírez Alegría (1,2), A. Marín-Franch (3), & A. Herrero (4,5)
Reference: A&A, accepted (05/09/14 )
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.4494
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on June 1, 2014
 
Modelling of Sigma Scorpii, a high-mass binary with a Beta Cep variable primary component
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A. Tkachenko (1), C. Aerts (1,2), K. Pavlovski (3), P. Degroote (1), P. I. Papics (1), E. Moravveji (1), H. Lehmann (4), V. Kolbas (3), and K. Clemer (1)
Reference: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.0924
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 13, 2014
 
The Close Binary Frequency of Wolf-Rayet Stars as a Function of Metallicity in M31 and M33
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Kathryn F. Neugent (1) and Philip Massey (1)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.1810
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 8, 2014
 
Massive open star clusters using the VVV survey III. A young massive cluster at the far edge of the Galactic bar
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S. Ramírez Alegría (1,2), J. Borissova (1,2), A.N. Chené (3), E. O'Leary (3), P. Amigo (1,2), D. Minniti (2,4), R. K. Saito (5), D. Geisler (6), R. Kurtev (1,2), M. Hempel (2,4), M. Gromadzki (1), J. R. A. Clarke (1), I. Negueruela (7), A. Marco (7), C. Fierro (1,8), C. Bonatto (9), M. Catelan (2,4)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 564, id.L9, 4 pp
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1403.3428
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 7, 2014
 
The variable stellar wind of Rigel probed at high spatial and spectral resolution
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O. Chesneau {1}, A. Kaufer {2}, O. Stahl {3}, C. Colvinter {1}, A. Spang {1}, L. Dessart {4}, R. Prinja {5} and R. Chini {6,7}
Reference: Manuscript accepted in the A&A Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1405.0907
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on May 6, 2014
 
A Modern Search for Wolf-Rayet Stars in the Magellanic Clouds: First Results
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Philip Massey (1), Kathryn F. Neugent (1), Nidia Morrell (2), D. John Hillier (3)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1404.7441
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 29, 2014
 
Winds of low-metallicity OB-type stars: HST-COS spectroscopy in IC1613
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Miriam Garcia (1), Artemio Herrero (2,3), Francisco Najarro (1), Daniel J. Lennon (4) and Miguel A. Urbaneja (5,6)
Reference: ApJ
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1404.5305
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 23, 2014
 
X-rays from Magnetically Confined Wind Shocks: Effect of Cooling-Regulated Shock Retreat
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Asif ud-Doula (1), Stanley Owocki (2), Richard Townsend (3), Veronique Petit (2), David Cohen (4)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: https://psu.box.com/s/r5c7phknvklro4naro7w
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on April 22, 2014
 
Massive double compact object mergers: gravitational wave sources and r-process element production sites
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N. Mennekens, D. Vanbeveren
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: arXiv:1307.0959v2
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 26, 2014
 
The Effects of Stellar Rotation. II. A Comprehensive Set of Starburst99 Models
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Claus Leitherer(1), Sylvia Ekstrom(2), Georges Meynet(2), Daniel Schaerer(2), Katerina B. Agienko(3), Emily M. Levesque(4)
Reference: The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, in press (Vol. 212, May 2014)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1403.5444
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 24, 2014
 
On the Hα Behaviour of Blue Supergiants: Rise and Fall over the Bi-stability Jump
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Blagovest Petrov, Jorick S. Vink, Götz Gräfener
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1403.4097
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 20, 2014
 
Short time scale spectral variability in the A0 supergiant HD92207 and the importance of line profile variations for the interpretation of FORS2 spectropolarimetric observations
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S. Hubrig (1), M. Schoeller (2), A.F. Kholtygin (3,4)
Reference: MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1403.2219
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 11, 2014
 
The dynamical properties of dense filaments in the infrared dark cloud G035.39–00.33
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J. D. Henshaw (1), P. Caselli (1), F. Fontani (2), I. Jimenez-Serra (3), J. C. Tan (4)
Reference: Accepted for publication in MNRAS
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1403.1444
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 11, 2014
 
Mass loss in main-sequence B stars
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Jiri Krticka
Reference: Astronomy&Astrophysics, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.5511
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 7, 2014
 
B fields in OB stars (BOB): The discovery of a magnetic field in a multiple system in the Trifid Nebula, one of the youngest star forming regions
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S. Hubrig (1), L. Fossati (2), T.A. Carroll (1), N. Castro (2), J.F. Gonzalez (3), I. Ilyin (1), N. Przybilla (4), M. Schoeller (5), L.M. Oskinova (6), T. Morel (7), N. Langer (2), R.D. Scholz (1), N.V. Kharchenko (8), M.-F. Nieva (4,9), the BOB collaboration
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1403.0491
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on March 4, 2014
 
Rotating massive O stars with non-spherical 2D winds
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Patrick E. Müller (1,2), Jorick S. Vink (1)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1402.5929
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 25, 2014
 
Disk-Loss and Disk-Renewal Phases in Classical Be Stars II. Contrasting with Stable and Variable Disks
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Zachary H. Draper(1,2), John P. Wisniewski(3), Karen S. Bjorkman(4), Marilyn R. Meade(5), Xavier Haubois(6,7), Bruno C. Mota(6), Alex C. Carciofi(6), Jon E. Bjorkman(4)
Reference: ApJ, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1402.5240
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 24, 2014
 
Measuring mass-loss rates and constraining shock physics using X-ray line profiles of O stars from the Chandra archive
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David H. Cohen(1), Emma E. Wollman(1,2), Maurice A. Leutenegger(3,4), Jon O. Sundqvist(5,6), Alex W. Fullerton(7), Janos Zsarg'{o}(8), Stanley P. Owocki(5)
Reference: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.7995
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 23, 2014
 
The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey XVI. The optical+NIR extinction laws in 30 Doradus and the photometric determination of the effective temperatures of OB stars
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J. Maíz Apellániz, C. J. Evans, R. H. Barbá, G. Gräfener, J. M. Bestenlehner, P. A. Crowther, M. García, A. Herrero, H. Sana, S. Simón-Díaz, W. D. Taylor, J. Th. van Loon, J. S. Vink, and N. R. Walborn
Reference: Accepted in A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://jmaiz.iaa.es/files/MaízApellánizetal14.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 13, 2014
 
The Wolf-Rayet stars in M31: I. Analysis of the late-type WN stars
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Andreas Sander, Helge Todt, Rainer Hainich, Wolf-Rainer Hamann
Reference: A&A, in Press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1402.2282
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 12, 2014
 
Optical and infrared observations of the young SMC "blob" N26 and its environment
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G. Testor (1), M. Heydari-Malayeri (1), C.H. R. Chen (2,3), J.L. Lemaire (1,4) M. Sewilo (5,6), S. Diana (4)
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://aramis.obspm.fr/~heydari/n26-fin.pdf
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 8, 2014
 
A Chandra Grating Observation of the Dusty Wolf-Rayet Star WR48a
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Svetozar A. Zhekov, Marc Gagne and Stephen L. Skinner
Reference: The Astrophysical Journal
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1402.1280
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 7, 2014
 
New Stellar Models - Boon or Bane?
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Claus Leitherer
Reference: Proc. "Massive Young Star Clusters Near and Far: From the Milky Way to Re-ionization", eds. D. Rosa, D. Mayya, & E. Terlevich, Puebla (2014)
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1402.0824
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 5, 2014
 
X-ray emission from massive stars in Cyg OB2
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G. Rauw (1), Y. Naze (1), N.J. Wright (2), J.J. Drake (2), M.G. Guarcello (2), R.K. Prinja (3), L.W. Peck (3), J.F. Albacete Colombo (4), A. Herrero (5), H.A. Kobulnicky (6), S. Sciortino (7), J.S. Vink (8)
Reference: Accepted for an ApJS Special Issue devoted to the Chandra Cygnus OB2 Legacy Survey
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.8098
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on February 3, 2014
 
Non-LTE models for synthetic spectra of type Ia supernovae. IV. A modified Feautrier scheme for opacity-sampled pseudo-continua at high expansion velocities and application to synthetic SN Ia spectra
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T. L. Hoffmann, D. N. Sauer, A. W. A. Pauldrach, P. J. N. Hultzsch
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1307.3105
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 31, 2014
 
Non-LTE models for synthetic spectra of type Ia supernovae III. An accelerated lambda iteration procedure for the mutual interaction of strong spectral lines in SN Ia models with and without energy deposition
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A. W. A. Pauldrach, T. L. Hoffmann, and P. J. N. Hultzsch
Reference: A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1307.3067v2
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 31, 2014
 
The evolution of massive stars and their spectra I. A non-rotating 60 Msun star from the zero-age main sequence to the pre-supernova stage
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Jose Groh (1), Georges Meynet (1), Sylvia Ekstrom (1), Cyril Georgy (2)
Reference: A&A, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.7322
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 30, 2014
 
X-ray Emission from Eta Carinae near Periastron in 2009 I: A Two State Solution
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Kenji Hamaguchi(1,2), Michael F. Corcoran(1,3), Christopher Russell(4), Andrew M.T. Pollock(5), Theodore R. Gull(6), Mairan Teodoro(6,7), Thomas I. Madura(6,8), Augusto Damineli(9), Julian M. Pittard(10)
Reference: Astrophysical Journal
http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.5870
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: Not available
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 24, 2014
 
Near-Infrared Evidence for a Sudden Temperature Increase in Eta Carinae
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Andrea Mehner (1), Kazunori Ishibashi (2), Patricia Whitelock (3,4), Takahiro Nagayama (2), Michael Feast (3,4), Francois van Wyk (3), and Willem-Jan de Wit (1)
Reference: A&A, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.4999
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 24, 2014
 
The Wolf-Rayet stars in the Large Magellanic Cloud: A comprehensive analysis of the WN class
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R. Hainich(1), U. Ruehling(1), H. Todt(1), L. M. Oskinova(1), A. Liermann(2), G. Graefener(3), C. Foellmi, O. Schnurr(2), W.-R. Hamann(1)
Reference: A&A, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.5474
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 23, 2014
 
Kinematics of massive star ejecta in the Milky Way as traced by 26Al
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Kretschmer, Karsten; Diehl, Roland; Krause, Martin; Burkert, Andreas; Fierlinger, Katharina; Gerhard, Ortwin; Greiner, Jochen; Wang, Wei
Reference: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Vol 559, A99 (2013)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2013A%26A...559A..99K
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 22, 2014
 
Variability of Massive Stars with Known Spectral Types in the Small Magellanic Cloud Using 8 Years of OGLE-III Data
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M. Kourniotis, A.Z. Bonanos, I. Soszynski, R. Poleski, G. Krikelis, A. Udalski, M.K. Szymanski, M. Kubiak, G. Pietrzynski, L. Wyrzykowski, K. Ulaczyk, S. Kozlowski, P. Pietrukowicz
Reference: A&A in press.
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1310.5701
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 20, 2014
 
A High Angular Resolution Survey of Massive Stars in Cygnus OB2: Results from the Hubble Space Telescope Fine Guidance Sensors
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S. M. Caballero-Nieves (1,10), E. P. Nelan (2), D. R. Gies (1), D. J. Wallace (3), K. DeGioia-Eastwood (4), A. Herrero (5,6), W.-C. Jao (1), B. D. Mason (7), P. Massey (8), A. F. J. Moffat (9), and N. R. Walborn (2)
Reference: AJ, 147, 40
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://stacks.iop.org/1538-3881/147/40
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 16, 2014
 
Identification of red supergiants in nearby galaxies with mid-IR photometry
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N. E. Britavskiy, A. Z. Bonanos, A. Mehner, D. Garcia-Alvarez, J. L. Prieto, N.I. Morrell
Reference: A&A in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1309.6320
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 16, 2014
 
Interacting winds in massive binaries
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Gregor Rauw
Reference: Proceedings of the conference "Setting a new standard in the analysis of binary stars", Leuven, Sept 2013, EAS Publication Series, in press
Status: Conference proceedings
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.3508
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 16, 2014
 
The VLT-FLAMES Tarantula Survey. XV. VFTS,822: a candidate Herbig B[e] star at low metallicity
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V. M. Kalari (1,2), J. S. Vink (1), P. L. Dufton (2), C. J. Evans (3), P. R. Dunstall (2), H. Sana (4), J. S. Clark (5), L. Ellerbroek (6), A. de Koter (6,7), D. J. Lennon (8), W. D. Taylor (3)
Reference: Astronomy & Astrophysics Letters
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.3149
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 15, 2014
 
Epoch-dependent absorption line profile variability in lambda Cep
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Uuh-Sonda, J.M.$^1$; Rauw, G.$^2$; Eenens, P.$^1$; Mahy, L.$^2$; Palate, M.$^2$; Gosset, E.$^2$; Flores, C.A.$^1$
Reference: Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica, in press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.2875
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 15, 2014
 
The yellow hypergiant HR 5171 A: Resolving a massive interacting binary in the common envelope phase
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O. Chesneau^1, A. Meilland^1, E. Chapellier^1, F. Millour^1, A.M. Van Genderen^2, Y. Naz'e^3, N. Smith^4, A. Spang^1, J.V. Smoker^5, L. Dessart^6, S. Kanaan^7, Ph. Bendjoya^1, M.W. Feast^8, J.H. Groh^9, A. Lobel^10, N. Nardetto^1, S. Otero^11, R.D. Oudmaijer^12, A.G. Tekola^8,13, P.A. Whitelock^8, C. Arcos^7, M. Cur'e^7, L. Vanzi^14
Reference: accepted by A&A
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.2628
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 14, 2014
 
The impact of rotation on the line profiles of Wolf-Rayet stars
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T. Shenar, W.-R. Hamann, H. Todt
Reference: A&A, accepted
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.2159
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 13, 2014
 
Suppression of X-rays from radiative shocks by their thin-shell instability
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N. D. Kee^1, S. Owocki^1, A. ud-Doula^2
Reference: MNRAS, In Press
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.2063
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 10, 2014
 
The XMM-Newton view of the yellow hypergiant IRC +10420 and its surroundings
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De Becker M., Hutsemékers D., Gosset, E.
Reference: 2014, New Astronomy (in press)
Status: Manuscript has been accepted
Weblink: http://hdl.handle.net/2268/160591
Submitted to the Massive Star Newsletter on January 6, 2014