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# 40 Years of Variable Stars: A Celebration of Contributions by Horace A. Smith

@article{Kinemuchi201340YO,
title={40 Years of Variable Stars: A Celebration of Contributions by Horace A. Smith},
author={Karen Kinemuchi and Charles A. Kuehn and Nathan M. De Lee and Horace A. Smith},
journal={arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics},
year={2013}
}
• Published 1 October 2013
• Physics
• arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics
This online book contains the proceedings of a meeting held at Michigan State University to celebrate the career and contributions of Horace A Smith. The meeting focused on the areas of astronomy which Horace worked on over the years and featured talks on RR Lyrae, Cepheids, and other variable stars. In addition to the direct links to the arXiv articles, I have included a link to download the entire book for free.
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