Accurate fundamental parameters of CoRoT asteroseismic targets - The solar-like stars HD 49933, HD 175726, HD 181420, and HD 181906

  title={Accurate fundamental parameters of CoRoT asteroseismic targets - The solar-like stars HD 49933, HD 175726, HD 181420, and HD 181906},
  author={Hans Bruntt},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
  • H. Bruntt
  • Published 7 July 2009
  • Physics, Geology
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
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