Young stellar population in the Lupus 3 molecular cloud

  title={Young stellar population in the Lupus 3 molecular cloud},
  author={Fong-Yi Huang and Weng-Ping Chen and Wen-Shan Hsiao},
We report a pilot study to identify emission-line stars by use of the image database of the hydrogen-alpha survey by the United Kingdom Schmidt Telescope. The Lupus dark clouds are among the nearest star-forming regions. We analyzed a 30' × 30' field of the UK Schmidt Hα images centered around the 2 Herbig Ae stars of the Lupus 3 cloud. A list of 46 candidate T Tauri stars have been identified, among which 22 are new identifications. Seven out of these 22 Hα stars are not associated with… CONTINUE READING

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