List of abstracts received for SCYON

List of abstracts by order of arrival date

Issue No 49, November 30 2010


  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

B. Embedded Clusters

C. Galactic Open Clusters

B.A. Twarog, G. Carraro, and B.J. Anthony-Twarog  (November 26 2010)
Evidence for Extended Star Formation in the Old, Metal-Rich Open Cluster, NGC 6791?

Gloria Andreuzzi, Angela Bragaglia, Monica Tosi, and Gianni Marconi  (November 22 2010)
Old open clusters and the Galactic metallicity gradient: Berkeley 20, Berkeley 66, and Tombaugh 2

L. Prisinzano, J. Sanz-Forcada, G. Micela, M. Caramazza, M.G. Guarcello, S. Sciortino, and L. Testi  (September 03 2010)
Star formation in the outer Galaxy: membership and fundamental parameters of the young open cluster NGC 1893

D. Galactic Globular Clusters

S. Villanova, G. Carraro, R. Scarpa, and G. Marconi  (November 26 2010)
Abundance analysis of a sample of evolved stars in the outskirts of Omega Centauri

R. Scarpa, G. Marconi, G. Carraro, R. Falomo, and S. Villanova  (November 26 2010)
Testing Newtonian gravity with distant globular clusters: NGC1851 and NGC1904

G. Carraro and A.F. Seleznev  (November 26 2010)
An analysis of the blue straggler population in the Sgr dSph globular cluster Arp 2

Carretta E., Bragaglia A., Gratton R.G., Lucatello S., Bellazzini M., Catanzaro G., Leone F., Momany Y., Piotto G., D'Orazi V.  (November 22 2010)
M54 + Sagittarius = ω Centauri

Carretta E., Bragaglia A., Gratton R.G., Recio-Blanco A., Lucatello S., D'Orazi V., Cassisi S.  (November 22 2010)
Properties of stellar generations in globular clusters and relations with global parameters

Gratton R.G., Carretta E., Bragaglia A., Lucatello S., D'Orazi V.  (November 22 2010)
The second and third parameters of the horizontal branch in globular clusters

Bragaglia A., Carretta E., Gratton R., D'Orazi V., Cassisi S., Lucatello S.  (November 22 2010)
Helium in first and second-generation stars in globular clusters from spectroscopy of red giants

Bragaglia A., Carretta E., Gratton R.G., Lucatello S., Milone A., Piotto G., D'Orazi V., Cassisi S., Sneden C., Bedin L.R.  (November 22 2010)
X-shooter Observations of Main-sequence Stars in the Globular Cluster NGC 2808: First Chemical Tagging of a He-normal and a He-rich Dwarf

R.G. Gratton, V. D'Orazi, A. Bragaglia, E. Carretta, and S. Lucatello  (November 22 2010)
The connection between missing AGB stars and extended horizontal branches

Daniel J. Majaess, David G. Turner, David J. Lane, Arne Henden, and Tom Krajci  (October 12 2010)
Anchoring the Universal Distance Scale via a Wesenheit Template

Contreras R., Catelan M., Smith H.A., Pritzl B.J., Borissova J., Kuehn C.A.  (October 01 2010)
Time-Series Photometry of Globular Clusters: M62 (NGC 6266), the Most RR Lyrae-Rich Globular Cluster in the Galaxy?

E. Galactic Center Clusters

F. SMC Clusters

G. LMC Clusters

H. Extragalactic Clusters

Carretta E., Bragaglia A., Gratton R.G., Lucatello S., Bellazzini M., Catanzaro G., Leone F., Momany Y., Piotto G., D'Orazi V.  (November 22 2010)
Detailed abundances of a large sample of giant stars in M 54 and in the Sagittarius nucleus

I. Cluster formation

G. Chabrier and P. Hennebelle  (November 27 2010)
Star formation: statistical measure of the correlation between the prestellar core mass function and the stellar initial mass function

J. Dynamical Evolution - Simulations

Genevieve Parmentier and Pavel Kroupa  (November 27 2010)
The puzzle of the cluster-forming core mass-radius relation and why it matters

Dennis Zaritsky, Ann I. Zabludoff, and Anthony H. Gonzalez  (November 24 2010)
Star Clusters, Galaxies, and the Fundamental Manifold

Akram Hasani Zonoozi, Andreas H.W. Küpper, Holger Baumgardt, Hosein Haghi, Pavel Kroupa, and Michael Hilker  (November 24 2010)
Direct N-body simulations of globular clusters: (I) Palomar 14

Mark Gieles and Simon F. Portegies Zwart  (November 22 2010)
The distinction between star clusters and associations

Carsten Weidner, Pavel Kroupa, and Jan Pflamm-Altenburg  (November 22 2010)
Top-heavy integrated galactic stellar initial mass functions (IGIMFs) in starbursts

Star Clusters Under Stress: Why Small Clusters Cannot Dynamically Relax  (September 13 2010)
Star Clusters Under Stress: Why Small Clusters Cannot Dynamically Relax

K. Miscellanous

S. Schmeja  (November 27 2010)
Identifying star clusters in a field: A comparison of different algorithms

C. Da Rocha, S. Mieske, I.Y. Georgiev, M. Hilker, B.L. Ziegler and C. Mendes de Oliveira  (November 23 2010)
Two formation channels of UCDs in Hickson compact groups

A.E. Piskunov, N.V. Kharchenko, E. Schilbach, S. Röser, R.-D. Scholz, and H. Zinnecker  (October 12 2010)
The evolution of luminosity, colour and the mass-to-luminosity ratio of Galactic open clusters: comparison of discrete vs. continuous IMF models

Fabio Antonini, James C. Lombardi, and David Merritt  (September 02 2010)
Tidal breakup of binary stars at the Galactic Center. II. Hydrodynamic simulations