EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 152, 2017Wide-Field Variability Surveys: A 21st Century Perspective – 22nd Los Alamos Stellar Pulsation – Conference Series Meeting
|Number of page(s)||2|
|Section||Asteroseismology in the era of large surveys|
|Published online||08 September 2017|
Multi-site, multi-colour and space photometry of a southern δ Scuti star, 38 Eri
Konkoly Observatory, MTA CSFK, Konkoly Thege u 15-17, H-1125 Budapest, Hungary
Published online: 8 September 2017
38 Eri is a δ Scuti star in the shell hydrogen burning stage of evolution, with a 0.04 mag peak-to-peak amplitude and a very complex light variation. It was discovered in 1971. In the subsequent investigation the star always showed a different frequency content. A ground-based multi-site campaign and a MOST observation were devoted to resolve the contradicting pulsational behaviour. We present the preliminary result of our investigation obtained on Stromgren b and MOST data. The complexity of the pulsation is confirmed, but the comprehensive analysis helps to resolve the frequencies of the fast rotating star.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2017
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