Properties of the CO and H$_2$O MOLsphere of the red supergiant Betelgeuse from VLTI/AMBER observations

@article{Montargs2014PropertiesOT,
  title={Properties of the CO and H\$\_2\$O MOLsphere of the red supergiant Betelgeuse from VLTI/AMBER observations},
  author={Miguel Montarg{\`e}s and Pierre Kervella and Guy Perrin and Keiichi Ohnaka and Andrea Chiavassa and Stephen T. Ridgway and Sylvestre Lacour},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
  year={2014},
  volume={572}
}
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