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Peculiar early-type supergiants and LBVs: resemblance and difference

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Anatoly S. Miroshnichenko, Associate Professor (Creator)
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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Peculiar early-type supergiants (hereafter PETS) have been distinguished from normal ones because of stronger emission lines in their spectra. This is a result of different stellar wing kinematics: PETS have slower winds with low terminal velocities – nearly 10 times smaller than those of normal supergiants.

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Publication
Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series 120, 202
Language: English
Date: 1997
Keywords
stars, peculiar early-type supergiants