# Quantitative Spectroscopy of Deneb

@inproceedings{Schiller2007QuantitativeSO,
title={Quantitative Spectroscopy of Deneb},
author={Florian Schiller and Norbert Przybilla},
year={2007}
}
• Published 1 September 2007
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Context. Quantitative spectroscopy of luminous BA-type supergiants offers a high potential for modern astrophysics. Detailed studies allow the evolution of massive stars, galactochemical evolution, and the cosmic distance scale to be constrained observationally. Aims. A detailed and comprehensive understanding of the atmospheres of BA-type supergiants is required in order to use this potential properly. The degree to which we can rely on quantitative studies of this class of stars as a whole…

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