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eps Aur abstract: Hopkins

The International e Aurigae Campaign 2009 Photometry Report

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Jeffrey L. Hopkins

Hopkins Phoenix Observatory, 7812 West Clayton Drive, Phoenix, Arizona 85033

Received February 23, 2012; revised April 25, 2012 and June 29, 2012; accepted
July 3, 2012

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eps Aur Abstract: Stencel

epsilon Aurigae—An Overview of the 2009–2011 Eclipse Campaign Results

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Robert E. Stencel

University of Denver, Department of Physics and Astronomy, 2112 E. Wesley Avenue, Denver, CO 80208

Received March 19, 2012; revised May 30, 2012; accepted June 19, 2012

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Citizen Sky epsilon Aurigae Papers

Citizen Sky was designed as a multi-year project focusing on the bright eclipsing variable, epsilon Aurigae. Time was dedicated to observing the eclipse of eps Aur, forming research teams, learning how to do some basic analysis of the data, and learning about writing a research paper. The capstone event of this process is the publication of a special issue of the Journal of the American Association of Variable Star Observers (JAAVSO) which is focused on papers related to epsilon Aurigae, similar objects and amateur observing techniques of bright stars.

eps Aur abstract: Rutherford

Small Telescope Infrared Photometry of the epsilon Aurigae Eclipse

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Thomas P. Rutherford

201 Clear Branch Circle, Blountville, TN 37617

Received May 15, 2012; revised June 18, 2012; accepted June 18, 2012

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eps Aur abstract: Price et al.

The Origins and Future of the Citizen Sky Project

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Aaron Price
Rebecca Turner

AAVSO Headquarters, 49 Bay State Road, Cambridge, MA 02138

Robert E. Stencel
Brian Kloppenborg

University of Denver, Department of Physics and Astronomy, 2112 E. Wesley Avenue, Denver, CO 80208

Arne A. Henden

eps Aur abstract: Melillo

Photoelectric Photometry of epsilon Aurigae During the 2009–2011 Eclipse Season

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Frank J. Melillo

Holtsville Observatory, 14 Glen-Hollow Dr, E-16, Holtsville, NY 11742

Received February 13, 2012; revised March 1, 2012; accepted March 1, 2012

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eps Aur abstract: Mauclaire et al.

H-alpha Spectral Monitoring of epsilon Aurigae 2009–2011 Eclipse

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Benjamin Mauclaire

Observatoire du Val de l’Arc, route de Peynier, 13530 Trets, France

Christian Buil

Castanet Tolosan Observatory, 6 place Clémence Isaure, 31320 Castanet Tolosan, France

Thierry Garrel

eps Aur abstract: Karlsson

V-band Light Curve Analysis of epsilon Aurigae During the 2009–2011 Eclipse

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Thomas Karlsson

Almers väg 19, 432 51 Varberg, Sweden

Received August 19, 2011; revised October 28, 2011, November 9, 2011; accepted November 14, 2011

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eps Aur abstract: Griffin and Stencel

UV-Blue (CCD) and Historic (Photographic) Spectra of epsilon Aurigae—Summary

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R. Elizabeth Griffin

Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, 5071 West Saanich Road, Victoria, BC V9E 2E7, Canada

Robert E. Stencel

Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Denver, 2112 East Wesley Avenue, Denver, CO 80208

eps Aur abstract: Gorodenski

Spectroscopic Results from Blue Hills Observatory of the 2009–2011 Eclipse of epsilon Aurigae

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Stanley A. Gorodenski

9440 East Newtown Avenue, Dewey, Arizona 86327

Received February 7, 2012; revised February 17, 2012; accepted February 28, 2012

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