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Journal of the AAVSO May Be Innovative Experience with New Editor, Nancy Morrison

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Sept. 26, 2019)—For the past ten years, under the guiding hand of Editor-in-Chief Professor John Percy (University of Toronto), the Journal of the American Association of Variable Star Observers (JAAVSO) has flourished. Starting October 1, 2019, the scholarly journal’s pages will see new Editor-in-Chief Professor Nancy Morrison (University of Toledo) at the keyboard implementing her vision.

Solar Bulletin - Volume 75, Number 08

The August Solar Bulletin is now available. Please visit the Solar Bulletin web page to download your copy: https://www.aavso.org/solar-bulletin

 

The August SID Data report is available here: https://www.aavso.org/sid-database

 

Alert Notice 680: Monitoring of J0139 (ZTF J013906.17+524536.89) requested - corrected

Note: This Alert Notice has been edited to correct the mis-spelling of the short form of the star name. It is J0139, not J1039.  -  E. O. Waagen, September 18, 2019

September 18, 2019

AAVSO Forum threads (scroll to the bottom of a thread for latest posts):
 - Campaigns and Observing Reports
: https://www.aavso.org/j0139-campaign

Alert Notice 678: V694 Mon (MWC 560) photometry and spectroscopy requested

Note: The Chandra observations took place, and Dr. Karovaska requests continued monitoring of V694 Mon (MWC 560) until further notice.  -  Elizabeth O. Waagen, 17 April 2020

Note: V694 Mon (MWC 560) is scheduled to be observed with Chandra the week of 2020-January-27 - February-03 UT. Please see AAVSO Alert Notice 692 for more information.  -  Elizabeth O. Waagen, January 22, 2020

September 11, 2019

Announcing Candidates for the 2019 Council Election

Slate of candidates for 2019 AAVSO Council elections:

David Eric Cowall, Nanticoke, MD                                                                                *running for re-election
Michael J. Cook, Newcastle, ON Canada*
Joyce Guzik, White Rock, NM*                         
JoDee Baker-Maloney, Madison Heights, MI
Bob Massey,Palm Desert, CA                          
Daniel Caton, Vilas, NC

 

Alert Notice 676: Nova in Orion: N Ori 2019 = PNV J06095740+1212255

Update: Nova Ori 2019 (PNV J06095740+1212255) has been assigned the name V2860 Ori, according to E. V. Kazarovets (Institute of Astronomy, Russian Academy of Sciences). Please use V2860 ORI in reporting your observations.  -  Elizabeth O. Waagen, August 15, 2019

August 14, 2019

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