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Table of Contents Volume 340 Number 2 (1998)


Letters to the Editor

The extraordinary X-ray spectrum of XTE J0421+560
A. Orr, A.N. Parmar, M. Orlandini, F. Frontera, D. Dal Fiume, A. Segreto, A. Santangelo, and M. Tavani
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L19-L22 (1998).
Abstract
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Caustic crossings in quasar light curves?
M.R.S. Hawkins
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L23-L26 (1998).
Abstract
Article in HTML | PDF (129 KB) | (gzipped) PostScript (164 KB)

The ROSAT Deep Survey
IV. A distant lensing cluster of galaxies with a bright arc

G. Hasinger, R. Giacconi, J.E. Gunn, I. Lehmann, M. Schmidt, D.P. Schneider, J. Trümper, J. Wambsganss, D. Woods, and G. Zamorani
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L27-L30 (1998).
Abstract
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The eclipsing cataclysmic variable GS Pavonis: Evidence for disk radius changes
P.J. Groot, T. Augusteijn, O. Barziv, and J. van Paradijs
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L31-L34 (1998).
Abstract
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On the uncertainty of distances derived from parallax measurements
J. Kovalevsky
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L35-L38 (1998).
Abstract
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Diffraction-limited speckle-masking interferometry of the red supergiant VY CMa
M. Wittkowski, N. Langer, and G. Weigelt
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L39-L42 (1998).
Abstract
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On the validity of the core-mass luminosity relation for TP-AGB stars with efficient dredge-up
F. Herwig, D. Schönberner, and T. Blöcker
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L43-L46 (1998).
Abstract
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The surroundings of the superluminal source GRS 1915+105
L.F. Rodrí guez and I.F. Mirabel
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L47-L50 (1998).
Abstract
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Molecular gas in the Cartwheel Galaxy
C. Horellou, V. Charmandaris, F. Combes, P.N. Appleton, F. Casoli, and I.F. Mirabel
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L51-L54 (1998).
Abstract
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BeppoSAX detection of a Cyclotron Feature in the spectrum of Cen X-3
A. Santangelo, S. Del Sordo, A. Segreto, D. Dal Fiume, M. Orlandini, and S. Piraino
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L55-L59 (1998).
Abstract
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VSOP imaging of S5 0836+710: a close-up on plasma instabilities in the jet
A.P. Lobanov, T.P. Krichbaum, A. Witzel, A.  Kraus, J.A. Zensus, S. Britzen, K. Otterbein, C.A. Hummel, and K. Johnston
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L60-L64 (1998).
Abstract
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Origin of the proper motion and spin of pulsars
R. Cowsik
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P L65-L67 (1998).
Abstract
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Erratum: BeppoSAX LECS/MECS X-ray spectroscopy of the young supernova remnant N132D
F. Favata, J. Vink, A.N. Parmar, J. Kaastra, and T. Mineo
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 626-626 (1998).
Article in HTML | PDF (65 KB) | (gzipped) PostScript (90 KB)


Cosmology

Detecting the non-Gaussian spectrum of QSO's Lyα absorption line distribution
Jesús Pando and Li-Zhi Fang
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 335-342 (1998).
Abstract
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Extragalactic astronomy

The large-scale diffuse X-ray emission surrounding quasars: an investigation using the scaling-index method
K.A. Williams, W. Brinkmann, and G. Wiedenmann
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 343-350 (1998).
Abstract
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NGC 3079: X-ray emission from the nuclear super-bubble and halo
W. Pietsch, G. Trinchieri, and A. Vogler
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 351-370 (1998).
Abstract
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Polarization properties of a sample of broad absorption line and gravitationally lensed quasars
D. Hutsemékers, H. Lamy, and M. Remy
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 371-380 (1998).
Abstract
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Discovery of a z = 0.808 damped Lyα system candidate in a UV selected quasar spectrum
V. Le Brun, M. Viton, and B. Milliard
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 381-383 (1998).
Abstract
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Galactic structure and dynamics

The distribution of nearby stars in phase space mapped by Hipparcos
II. Inhomogeneities among A-F type stars

E. Chereul, M. Crézé, and O. Bienaymé
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 384-396 (1998).
Abstract
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Stellar clusters and associations

Spectroscopy of Be stars in the Small Magellanic Cloud cluster NGC 330
Stefan C. Keller and Michael S. Bessell
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 397-401 (1998).
Abstract
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The nature of some doubtful open clusters as revealed by Hipparcos
H. Baumgardt
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 402-414 (1998).
Abstract
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Formation, structure and evolution of stars

The RS CVn binary XY UMa as a member of a triple system
D. Chochol, T. Pribulla, M. Teodorani, L. Errico, A.A. Vittone, L. Milano, and F. Barone
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 415-418 (1998).
Abstract
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A simple convection model for selfgravitating fluid dynamics
Time-dependent convective energy transfer in protostars and nonlinear stellar pulsations

G. Wuchterl and M.U. Feuchtinger
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 419-430 (1998).
Abstract
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The 1998 outburst of the X-ray transient 4U 1630–47 observed with BeppoSAX
T. Oosterbroek, A.N. Parmar, E. Kuulkers, T. Belloni, M. van der Klis, F. Frontera,and A. Santangelo
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 431-436 (1998).
Abstract
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The active RS Canum Venaticorum binary II Pegasi
II. Surface images for 1992–1996

S.V. Berdyugina, A.V. Berdyugin, I. Ilyin, and I. Tuominen
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 437-446 (1998).
Abstract
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On the true energy budget of GRB970508 and GRB971214
Abhas Mitra
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 447-456 (1998).
Abstract
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New limit on the p-mode oscillations of Procyon obtained by Fourier transform seismometry
B. Mosser, J.P. Maillard, D. Mékarnia, and J. Gay
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 457-462 (1998).
Abstract
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Envelope burning over-luminosity: a challenge to synthetic TP-AGB models
P. Marigo
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 463-475 (1998).
Abstract
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Spectral analysis of the low-gravity extreme helium stars LSS 4357, LS II+33°5 and LSS 99
C.S. Jeffery, Peter J. Hamill, Paul M. Harrison, and Sandra V. Jeffers
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 476-482 (1998).
Abstract
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Stellar atmospheres

An optical and near-IR spectroscopic study of the extreme P Cygni-type supergiant HDE 316285
D.J. Hillier, P.A. Crowther, F. Najarro, and A.W. Fullerton
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 483-496 (1998).
Abstract
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Dynamic model atmospheres of AGB stars
I. Atmospheric structure and dynamics

S. Höfner, U.G. Jørgensen, R. Loidl, and B. Aringer
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 497-507 (1998).
Abstract
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Diffuse matter in space (including H II regions and planetary nebulae)

Photoevaporation of protostellar disks
IV. Externally illuminated disks

Sabine Richling and Harold W. Yorke
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 508-520 (1998).
Abstract
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VLBI observations of 6 GHz OH masers in three ultra-compact H II regions
J.F. Desmurs and A. Baudry
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 521-526 (1998).
Abstract
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Electron densities in planetary nebulae, and the unusual characteristics of the [S II] emission zone
J.P. Phillips
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 527-542 (1998).
Abstract
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The interstellar extinction in the solar neighbourhood
I. Statistical approach

J.-L. Vergely, R. Freire Ferrero, D. Egret, and J. Köppen
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 543-555 (1998).
Abstract
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The Sun

Acoustic wave propagation in the solar atmosphere
III. Analytic solutions for adiabatic wave excitations

G. Sutmann, Z.E. Musielak, and P. Ulmschneider
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 556-568 (1998).
Abstract
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TESOS, a double Fabry-Perot instrument for solar spectroscopy
T.J. Kentischer, W. Schmidt, M. Sigwarth, and M.v. Uexküll
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 569-578 (1998).
Abstract
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Physical and chemical processes

Free molecular gas drag on fluffy aggregates
R. Nakamura and Y. Hidaka
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 329-334 (1998).
Abstract
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Doppler redistribution of anisotropic radiation and resonance polarization in moving scattering media
I. Theory revisited in the density matrix formalism

S. Sahal-Bréchot, V. Bommier, and N. Feautrier
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 579-592 (1998).
Abstract
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Shock formation in accretion columns – a 2D radiative MHD approach
A. Hujeirat and J.C.B. Papaloizou
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 593-604 (1998).
Abstract
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Hydrodynamic approach to cosmic ray propagation
II. Nonlinear test particle picture in a shocked background

Chung-Ming Ko
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 605-616 (1998).
Abstract
Article in HTML | PDF (256 KB) | (gzipped) PostScript (203 KB)

Computations of Comptonized model atmospheres and X-ray spectra: DA white dwarfs HZ 43 and PG 0824+289
J. Madej
Astron. Astrophys. 340, P 617-625 (1998).
Abstract
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Online publication: November 9, 1998
Last change: November 23, 1998
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