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Disentangling the metallicity and star formation history of HII galaxies through tailor-made models

@inproceedings{Bosque2013DisentanglingTM,
  title={Disentangling the metallicity and star formation history of HII galaxies through tailor-made models},
  author={Paseo del Bosque},
  year={2013}
}
We present a self-consistent study of the stellar populations and the ionized gas in a sample of 10 HII galaxies with, at least, four measured electron temperatures and a precise determination of ionic abundances following the "direct method". We fitted the spectral energy distribution of the galaxies using the program STARLIGHT and Starburst99 libraries in order to quantify the contribution of the underlying stellar population to the equivalent width of H� (EW(H�)), which amounts to about 10… 

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