The VAST Survey - IV. A wide brown dwarf companion to the A3V star ζ Delphini

@article{Rosa2014TheVS,
  title={The VAST Survey - IV. A wide brown dwarf companion to the A3V star $\zeta$ Delphini},
  author={Robert J. De Rosa and Jennifer Lynn Patience and Kimberly Ward-Duong and Arthur Vigan and Christian Marois and Inseok Song and Bruce A. Macintosh and James R. Graham and Ren{\'e} Doyon and Michael S. Bessell and Olivier Lai and Donald W Mccarthy and Craig Kulesa},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2014},
  volume={445},
  pages={3694-3705}
}
We report the discovery of a wide comoving substellar companion to the nearby (D = 67.5 ± 1.1 pc) A3V star ζ Delphini based on imaging and follow-up spectroscopic observations obtained during the course of our Volume-limited A-Star (VAST) multiplicity survey. ζ Del was observed over a five-year baseline with adaptive optics, revealing the pres- ence of a previously unresolved companion with a proper motion consistent with that of the A-type primary. The age of the ζ Del system was estimated as… Expand
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