Extragalactic astrophysics [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ...1.6. Galaxies -- 2. The Milky Way Galaxy -- 2.1. Coordinate systems, parallax and radial velocities -- 2.2. The equatorial coordinate system -- 2.3. Rotational transformations -- 2.4. Stellar motions -- 2.5. Measuring stellar parallaxes -- 2.6. Hipparcos...

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Astrometry for astrophysics : methods, models, and applications [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... parallaxes F. Benedict and B. McArthur; Part V. Applications of Astrometry to Topics in Astrophysics: 22. Galactic structure astrometry R. Me;ndez; 23. Binary and multiple stars E. Horch; 24. Binaries: HST, Hipparcos and Gaia D. Pourbaix; 25. Star clusters I...

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Mathematical SETI [E-Book] : Statistics, Signal Processing, Space Missions /
Table of Contents: ... Galactic Habitable Zone? -- Part 2 - ACTUAL SETI SEARCHES AND STRATEGIES -- Summary of Fifty Years of SETI Searches (1960-2010).-  Searching for Beacons in 2010: the Benford's approach -- The Hipparcos Star Catalogue of the Nearest 118,218 Stars in the Galaxy...

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Star Clusters in the Era of Large Surveys [E-Book] : Proceedings of Symposium 5 of JENAM 2010 /
Table of Contents: ... Function of Globular Clusters Used as a Distance Indicator -- Chemical properties of the Hipparcos red clump -- Chemical composition of a kinematically identified stellar group in the MilkyWay -- Star Disk Interaction in T Tauri Stars: Analysis of the MgII Lines...

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Hipparcos, the New Reduction of the Raw Data [E-Book] /
Census of the Galaxy: Challenges for Photometry and Spectrometry with GAIA [E-Book] : Proceedings of the Workshop held in Vilnius, Lithuania 2–6 July 2001 /
Modern Astrometry [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ...1 Presentation of Astrometry -- 2 Image Formation -- 3 Atmospheric Effects on Image Formation -- 4 Reduction of Observations -- 5 Small-Field Astrometry -- 6 Meridian Circles -- 7 Equal Altitude Instruments -- 8 Hipparcos -- 9 Very Small Field Astrometry...

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The Influence of Binaries on Stellar Population Studies [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... Effects to Neutron Star Merger Ejecta -- 47 On the Formation of Oxygen-Neon White Dwarfs in Binary Systems -- 48 Binary Statistics from Hipparcos....

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Astrometry of Fundamental Catalogues [E-Book] : The Evolution from Optical to Radio Reference Frames /
Table of Contents: ... The Astrometry Satellite Hipparcos -- 3.3 Observing Principle -- 3.4 Organization of the Data Reduction -- 3.5 From Photons to Grid Coordinates -- 3.6 Reduction to Reference Great Circles -- 3.7 Sphere Solution -- 3.8 Construction of the Hipparcos Catalogue -- 4...

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Variable Stars as Essential Astrophysical Tools [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... Pulsator Model -- Long-term Monitoring of Cyclic Frequency Variability in roAp Stars -- Multi-color Observations and Atmospheric Level Effects in roAp Stars -- Asteroseismology Versus Astrometry Testing p-mode predictions for roAp stars against Hipparcos...

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3-D Atlas of Stars and Galaxies [E-Book] /
Post-Hipparcos Cosmic Candles [E-Book] /
Caputo, F.
Table of Contents: ...Hipparcos: A New Basis for Calibrating Distance Indicators -- Distance Determination with Cepheid Variables -- Absolute Magnitudes Derived Using the Statistical Parallax Method -- The RR Lyrae Distance Scale -- Mira Distances and their Use -- Distances...

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The Impact of Near-Infrared Sky Surveys on Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy [E-Book] : Proceedings of the 3rd EUROCONFERENCE on Near-Infrared Surveys held at Meudon Observatory, France, June 19–20, 1997 /
Table of Contents: ... in ISOGAL Fields -- In quest of Very Low Mass Stars and Brown Dwarfs with Near-IR Surveys -- Searching for Low-Mass Stars and Brown Dwarfs with 2MASS -- DENIS Survey of AGB and Tip-RGB Stars in the LMC Bar West and the Optical Center Fields -- DENIS and HIPPARCOS...

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B[e] Stars [E-Book] : Proceedings of the Paris Workshop held from 9–12 June, 1997 /
Table of Contents: ...Search for B[e] Stars in Young Open Clusters -- Absolute Magnitudes for some B[e] Stars from Hipparcos -- Tycho Photometry of some B[e] Stars -- Fundamental Parameters of two B[e] Stars: HD 45677 and HD 50138 -- Ultraviolet Extinction of Circumstellar...

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Primordial Nuclei and Their Galactic Evolution [E-Book] : Proceedings of an ISSI Workshop 6–10 May 1997, Bern, Switzerland /
Table of Contents: ... Region Observations -- Primordial Helium and ?Y/?Z from Hii Regions and from Fine Structure in the Main Sequence Based on Hipparcos Parallaxes -- Extragalactic Abundances of Hydrogen, Deuterium, and Helium -- III: Low-Z Stars -- The Low Metallicity Tail...

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Visual Double Stars: Formation, Dynamics and Evolutionary Tracks [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... -- The Reexamination of Gliesse 623 A Orbital Motion on the Basis of Automatic Measurements -- Correction of Visual Binary Stars Orbits with a Precise Number of Observations of Normal Points -- Section IV Astrometric Data from Satellites -- Invited Papers -- HIPPARCOS...

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High Angular Resolution in Astrophysics [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... for wavefront sensing in adaptive optics applications -- Factors affecting the performance of stellar interferometers: application to the VLTI error budgets -- Optical interferometry and ground-based astrometry after the Hipparcos mission -- Improving the natural...

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Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy II [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... Project -- 13 LIGO: Identifying Gravitational Waves -- 14 AXAF Data Analysis Challenges -- 15 Statistical Aspects of the Hipparcos Photometric Data -- 16 Application of Wavelet Analysis to the Study of Time-dependent Spectra -- 17 Nonparametric Methods for Time...

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Fundamental Stellar Properties: The Interaction Between Observation and Theory [E-Book] : Proceedings of the 189th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union, Held at the Women’s College, University of Sydney, Australia, 13–17 January 1997 /
Table of Contents: ...1. Introduction -- Introductory overview -- 2. Stellar Distances -- The Hipparcos results -- Review of CCD parallax measurements -- Stellar distances by the Baade-Wesselink method -- 3. Stellar Angular Diameters and Radii -- Stellar angular diameter...

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Science with the VLT Interferometer [E-Book] : Proceedings of the ESO Workshop Held at Garching, Germany, 18–21 June 1996 /
Table of Contents: ... -- Observations of Cepheids with the VLTI -- Conference Summary -- The VLTI and the Universe: Conference Summary -- Poster Papers -- Simulations of VLTI/VISA Imaging Observations of Young Stellar Objects at 2.2?m -- Speckle Observations of Post-Hipparcos Late-Type...

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