List of abstracts received for SCYON

List of abstracts by order of arrival date

Issue No 36, December 17 2007


  1. Star forming region
  2. Embedded clusters
  3. Galactic open clusters
  4. Galactic globular clusters
  5. Galactic center clusters
  6. SMC clusters
  7. LMC clusters
  8. Extragalactic clusters
  9. Cluster formation
  10. Dynamical evolution - simulations
  11. Miscellanous

A. Star Forming Regions

Jose A. Caballero  (November 22 2007)
Stars and brown dwarfs in the sigma Orionis cluster: the Mayrit catalogue

B. Embedded Clusters

Ben Davies, Don F. Figer, Casey J. Law, Rolf-Peter Kudritzki, Francisco Najarro, Artemio Herrero, and John W. MacKenty  (November 29 2007)
The cool supergiant population of the massive young star cluster RSGC1

C. Galactic Open Clusters

A.E. Piskunov, E. Schilbach, N.V. Kharchenko, S. Röser, and R.-D. Scholz  (December 15 2007)
Tidal radii and masses of open clusters

S. Manzi, S. Randich, W.-J. de Wit, and F. Palla  (December 14 2007)
Detection of the lithium depletion boundary in the young open cluster IC 4665

Jessy Jose, A.K. Pandey, D.K. Ojha, K. Ogura, W.P. Chen, B.C. Bhatt, S.K. Ghosh, H. Mito, G. Maheswar and Saurabh Sharma  (December 13 2007)
Stellar contents and star formation in the young open cluster Stock 8

Deokkeun An, Donald M. Terndrup, and Marc H. Pinsonneault  (November 28 2007)
The Distances to Open Clusters from Main-Sequence Fitting. IV. Galactic Cepheids, the LMC, and the Local Distance Scale

A. Majewska-Swierzbinowicz, A. Pigulski, R. Szabo, and Z. Csubry  (November 24 2007)
Pulsating B-type stars in the young open cluster h Persei (NGC 869)

L. Fossati, S. Bagnulo, R. Monier, S.A. Khan, O. Kochukhov, J. Landstreet, G. Wade, and W. Weiss  (November 19 2007)
Late stages of the evolution of A-type stars on the main sequence: comparison between observed chemical abundances and diffusion models for 8 Am stars of the Praesepe cluster

Daniel J. Majaess, David G. Turner, and David J. Lane  (November 18 2007)
In Search of Possible Associations between Planetary Nebulae and Open Clusters

Angela Bragaglia  (November 18 2007)
The Bologna Open Clusters Chemical Evolution project (in short: BOCCE)

G. Carraro, D. Geisler, S. Villanova, P. Frinchaboy and S. Majewski  (October 12 2007)
Old open clusters in the outer Galactic disk

Peter M. Frinchaboy and Danielle Nielsen  (October 05 2007)
The WIYN Open Cluster Study Photometric Binary Survey: Initial Findings for NGC 188

C. Martayan, M. Floquet, A.-M. Hubert, J. Fabregat, Y. Frémat, D. Baade, and C. Neiner  (October 04 2007)
On the nature of early-type emission line objects in NGC6611

D. Galactic Globular Clusters

Torsten Boeker  (December 04 2007)
Are Globular Clusters the Remnant Nuclei of Progenitor Disk Galaxies?

D. Froebrich, H. Meusinger and C.J. Davis  (October 29 2007)
FSR0190 - Another old distant galactic cluster

Iain McDonald and Jacco Th. van Loon  (October 09 2007)
Dust, pulsation, chromospheres and their role in driving mass loss from red giants in Galactic globular clusters

E. Galactic Center Clusters

Ulf Löckmann and Holger Baumgardt  (December 16 2007)
Tracing Intermediate-Mass Black Holes in the Galactic Centre

F. Martins, D.J. Hillier, T. Paumard, F. Eisenhauer, T. Ott, and R. Genzel  (November 19 2007)
The most massive stars in the Arches cluster

F. SMC Clusters

G. LMC Clusters

H. Extragalactic Clusters

Lee R. Spitler, Duncan A. Forbes, Jay Strader, Jean P. Brodie and Jay S. Gallagher III  (December 17 2007)
The Connection between Globular Cluster Systems and their Host Galaxy and Environment: A Case Study of the Isolated Elliptical NGC 821

R.A. Scheepmaker, H.J.G.L.M. Lamers, S.S. Larsen and P. Anders  (December 10 2007)
A peculiar object in M51: fuzzy star cluster or a background galaxy?

I. Cluster formation

J. Dynamical Evolution - Simulations

H. Baumgardt, P. Kroupa, and G. Parmentier  (December 13 2007)
The influence of residual gas expulsion on the evolution of the Galactic globular cluster system and the origin of the Population II halo

M.B.N. Kouwenhoven and R. de Grijs  (December 11 2007)
The effect of binaries on the dynamical mass determination of star clusters

Jorge Penarrubia, Julio F. Navarro, and Alan W. McConnachie  (December 10 2007)
The Tidal Evolution of Local Group Dwarf Spheroidals

Jorge Penarrubia, Alan W. McConnachie, and Julio F. Navarro  (December 10 2007)
The Cold Dark Matter Halos of Local Group Dwarf Spheroidals

Richard de Grijs  (November 22 2007)
Young massive star clusters: globular cluster progenitors?

Bruce G. Elmegreen  (November 22 2007)
Variations in Stellar Clustering with Environment: Dispersed Star Formation and the Origin of Faint Fuzzies

V.V. Bobylev, A.T. Bajkova, and S.V. Lebedeva  (November 19 2007)
Galactic Rotation Parameters from Data on Open Star Clusters

Andreas Ernst, Andreas Just, Rainer Spurzem and Oliver Porth  (October 25 2007)
Escape from the vicinity of fractal basin boundaries of a star cluster

Mark Gieles, Henny Lamers and Holger Baumgardt  (October 15 2007)
Star cluster life-times: dependence on mass, radius and environment

K. Miscellanous

R. Vazquez, J. Maj, G. Carraro, L. Bronfman, A. Moitinho and G. Baume  (October 15 2007)
Spiral structure in the outer Galactic disk. I. The Third Galactic Quadrant