The VAST Survey - II. Orbital motion monitoring of A-type star multiples

@article{Rosa2012TheVS,
  title={The VAST Survey - II. Orbital motion monitoring of A-type star multiples},
  author={Robert J. De Rosa and Jennifer Lynn Patience and Arthur Vigan and Paul Anthony Wilson and Adam C. Schneider and Nicholas McConnell and Sloane J. Wiktorowicz and Christian Marois and Inseok Song and Bruce A. Macintosh and James R. Graham and Michael S. Bessell and Ren{\'e} Doyon and Olivier Lai},
  journal={arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics},
  year={2012}
}
As a part of our ongoing Volume-limited A-Star (VAST) adaptive optics survey, we have obtained observations of 26 binary systems with projected separations <100 AU, 13 of which have sufficient historical measurements to allow for refinem ent of their orbital elements. For each system with an estimated orbit, the dynamical system mass obtained was compared with the system mass estimated from mass-magnitude relations. Discrepancies between the dynamical and theoretical system mass can be… Expand
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