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    • Asymmetric features in the protoplanetary disk MWC 758 

      Benisty, M.; Juhasz, A.; Boccaletti, A.; Avenhaus, H.; Milli, J.; Thalmann, C.; Dominik, C.; Pinilla, P.; Buenzli, E.; Pohl, A.; Beuzit, J.L.; Birnstiel, T.; Boer, J. de; Bonnefoy, M.; Chauvin, G.; Christiaens, V.; Garufi, A.; Grady, C.; Henning, Thomas; Huelamo, N.; Isella, A.; Langlois, M.; Ménard, Francois; Mouillet, D.; Olofsson, J.; Pantin, E.; Pinte, Christophe; Pueyo, L. (ESO, 2015)
      Context. The study of dynamical processes in protoplanetary disks is essential to understand planet formation. In this context, transition disks are prime targets because they are at an advanced stage of disk clearing and ...
    • ATLASGAL - compact source catalogue: 330 degrees < l < 21 degrees 

      Contreras, Y.; Schuller, F.; Urquhart, J. S.; Csengeri, T.; Wyrowski, F.; Beuther, H.; Bontemps, S.; Bronfman Aguiló, Leonardo; Henning, Thomas; Menten, K. M.; Schilke, P.; Walmsley, C. M.; Wienen, M.; Tackenberg, J.; Linz, H. (EDP Sciences, 2012-10-24)
      Context. The APEX Telescope Large Area Survey of the GALaxy (ATLASGAL) is the first systematic survey of the inner Galactic plane in the sub-millimetre. The observations were carried out with the Large APEX Bolometer Camera ...
    • The ATLASGAL survey: a catalog of dust condensations in the Galactic plane 

      Csengeri, T.; Urquhart, S.; Schuller, F.; Motte, F.; Bontemps, S.; Wyrowski, F.; Menten, K. M.; Bronfman Aguiló, Leonardo; Beuther, H.; Henning, Thomas; Testi, L.; Zavagno, A.; Walmsley, M. (2014)
      Context. The formation processes and the evolutionary stages of high-mass stars are poorly understood compared to low-mass stars. Large-scale surveys are needed to provide an unbiased census of high column density sites ...
    • The ATLASGAL survey: distribution of cold dust in the Galactic plane Combination with Planck data 

      Csengeri, T.; Weiss, A.; Wyrowski, F.; Menten, K.; Urquhart, J.; Leurini, S.; Schuller, F.; Beuther, H.; Bontemps, S.; Bronfman Aguiló, Leonardo; Henning, Thomas; Schneider, N. (EDP SCIENCES, 2016)
      Context. Sensitive ground-based submillimeter surveys, such as ATLASGAL, provide a global view on the distribution of cold dense gas in the Galactic plane at up to two-times better angular-resolution compared to recent ...
    • ATLASGAL – The APEX telescope large area survey of the galaxy at 870 μm 

      Schuller, F.; Menten, K. M.; Contreras, Y.; Wyrowski, F.; Schilke, P.; Bronfman Aguiló, Leonardo; Henning, Thomas; Walmsley, C. M.; Beuther, H.; Bontemps, S.; Cesaroni, R.; Deharveng, L.; Garay, G.; Herpin, F.; Lefloch, B.; Linz, H.; Mardones, D.; Minier, V.; Molinari, S.; Motte, F.; Nyman, L.-Å.; Reveret, V.; Risacher, C.; Russeil, D.; Schneider, N.; Testi, L.; Troost, T.; Vasyunina, T.; Wienen, M.; Zavagno, A.; Kovacs, A.; Kreysa, E.; Siringo, G.; Weiß, A. (ESO, 2009-02-20)
      Context. Thanks to its excellent 5100 m high site in Chajnantor, the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment (APEX) systematically explores the southern sky at submillimeter wavelengths, in both continuum and spectral line emission. ...
    • Azimuthal asymmetries in the debris disk around HD61005 A massive collision of planetesimals? 

      Olofsson, J.; Samland, M.; Avenhaus, Henning; Cáceres, C.; Henning, Thomas; Moor, A.; Milli, Julien; Cánovas, Héctor; Quanz, Sascha; Schreiber, Matthias; Augereau, J. C.; Bayo, A.; Bazzon, A.; Beuzit, J.L.; Boccaletti, Anthony; Buenzli, E.; Casassus Montero, Simón; Chauvin, G.; Dominik, C.; Desidera, S.; Feldt, M.; Gratton, R.; Janson, M.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Langlois, Maud; Lannier, J.; Maire, Anne-Lise; Mesa, D.; Pinte, Christophe; Rouan, D.; Salter, G.; Thalmann, Christian; Vigan, A. (EDP Sciences, 2016)
      Context. Debris disks off er valuable insights into the latest stages of circumstellar disk evolution, and can possibly help us to trace the outcomes of planetary formation processes. In the age range 10 to 100 Myr, most ...
    • Characterizing HR 3549 B using SPHERE 

      Mesa, D.; Vigan, A.; D’Orazi, V.; Ginski, C.; Desidera, S.; Bonnefoy, M.; Gratton, R.; Langlois, M.; Marzari, F.; Messina, S.; Antichi, J.; Biller, B.; Bonavita, M.; Cascone, E.; Chauvin, G.; Claudi, R. U.; Curtis, I.; Fantinel, D.; Feldt, M.; Garufi, A.; Galicher, R.; Henning, Thomas; Incorvaia, S.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Millward, M.; Perrot, C.; Salasnich, B.; Scuderi, S.; Sissa, E.; Wahhaj, Z.; Zurlo, A. (EDP Sciences, 2016)
      Aims. In this work, we characterize the low-mass companion of the AO field star HR 3549. Methods. We observed HR 3549B in imaging mode with the near-infrared branch (IFS and IRDIS) of SPHERE at the VLT, with IFS in YJ ...
    • Detection of sharp symmetric features in the circumbinary disk around Ak Sco 

      Janson, Markus; Thalmann, Christian; Boccaletti, Anthony; Maire, Anne-Lise; Zurlo, Alice; Marzari, Francesco; Meyer, Michael R.; Carson, Joseph C.; Augereau, Jean-Charles; Garufi, Antonio; Henning, Thomas; Desidera, Silvano; Asensio-Torres, Rubén; Pohl, Adriana (The American Astronomical Society, 2016)
      The Search for Planets Orbiting Two Stars survey aims to study the formation and distribution of planets in binary systems by detecting and characterizing circumbinary planets and their formation environments through direct ...
    • Discovery of a brown dwarf companion to the star HIP 64892 

      Cheetham, A.; Bonnefoy, M.; Desidera, S.; Langlois, M.; Vigan, A.; Schmidt, T.; Olofsson, J.; Chauvin, G.; Klahr, H.; Gratton, R.; D’Orazi, V.; Henning, Thomas; Janson, M.; Biller, B.; Peretti, S.; Hagelberg, J.; Ségransan, D.; Udry, S.; Mesa, D.; Sissa, E.; Kral, Q.; Schlieder, J.; Maire, A.-L; Mordasini, C.; Menard, F.; Zurlo, A.; Beuzit, Jean-Luc; Feldt, M.; Mouillet, D.; Meyer, M.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Boccaletti, A.; Keppler, M.; Kopytova, T.; Ligi, R.; Rouan, D.; Le Coroller, H.; Dominik, C.; Lagadec, E.; Turatto, M.; Abe, L.; Antichi, J.; Baruffolo, A.; Baudoz, P.; Blanchard, P.; Buey, T.; Carbillet, M.; Carle, M.; Cascone, E.; Claudi, R.; Costille, A.; Delboulbé, A.; De Caprio, V.; Dohlen, K.; Fantinel, D.; Feautrier, P.; Fusco, T.; Giro, E.; Gluck, L.; Hubin, N.; Hugot, E.; Jaquet, M.; Kasper, M.; Llored, M.; F. Madec, F.; Magnard, Y.; Martínez, P.; Maurel, D.; Le Mignant, D.; Moller-Nilsson, O.; Moulin, T.; Origné, A.; Pavlov, A.; Perret, D.; Petit, C.; Pragt, J.; Puget, P.; Rabou, P.; Ramos, J.; Rigal, F.; Rochat, S.; Roelfsema, R.; Rousset, G.; Roux, A.; Salasnich, B.; Sauvage, J.-F.; Sevin, A.; Soenke, C.; Stadler, E.; Suárez, M.; Weber, L.; Wildi, F. (EDP Sciences, 2018)
      We report the discovery of a bright, brown dwarf companion to the star HIP 64892, imaged with VLT/SPHERE during the SHINE exoplanet survey. The host is a B9.5V member of the Lower-Centaurus-Crux subgroup of the Scorpius ...
    • Exploring dust around HD 142527 down to 0.025 (4au) using SPHERE/ZIMPOL 

      Avenhaus, H.; Quanz, S. P.; Schmid, H. M.; Dominik, C.; Stolker, T.; Ginski, C.; de Boer, J.; Szulagyi, J.; Garufi, A.; Zurlo, A.; Hagelberg, J.; Benisty, M.; Henning, Thomas; Menard, F.; Meyer, M. R. (IOP Publishing Ltd., 2017)
      We have observed the protoplanetary disk of the well-known young Herbig star HD 142527 using ZIMPOL polarimetric differential imaging with the very broad band (similar to 600-900 nm) filter. We obtained two data sets in ...
    • Fast-moving features in the debris disk around AU Microscopii 

      Boccaletti, Anthony; Thalmann, Christian; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Janson, Markus; Augereau, Jean Charles; Schneider, Glenn; Milli, Julien; Grady, Carol; Debes, John; Langlois, Maud; Mouillet, David; Henning, Thomas; Dominik, Carsten; Maire, Anne-Lise; Beuzit, Jean-Luc; Carson, Joseph; Dohlen, Kjetil; Engler, Natalia; Feldt, Markus; Fusco, Thierry; Ginski, Christian; Girard, Julien H.; Hines, Dean; Kasper, Markus; Mawet, Dimitri; Ménard, Francois; Meyer, Michael R.; Moutou, Claire; Olofsson, Johan; Rodigas, Timothy; Sauvage, Jean Francois; Schlieder, Joshua; Martin Schmid, Hans; Turatto, Massimo; Udry, Stephane; Vakili, Farrokh; Vigan, Arthur; Wahhaj, Zahed; Wisniewski, John (Nature Publishing, 2015)
      In the 1980s, excess infrared emission was discovered around main-sequence stars; subsequent direct-imaging observations revealed orbiting disks of cold dust to be the source(1). These 'debris disks' were thought to be ...
    • First light of the VLT planet finder SPHERE I. Detection and characterization of the substellar companion GJ 758 B 

      Vigan, A.; Bonnefoy, M.; Ginski, C.; Beust, H.; Galicher, R.; Janson, M.; Baudino, J.-L.; Buenzli, E.; Hagelberg, J.; D’Orazi, V.; Desidera, S.; Maire, Anne-Lise; Gratton, R.; Sauvage, Jean Francois; Chauvin, G.; Thalmann, C.; Malo, L.; Salter, G.; Zurlo, A.; Antichi, J.; Baru olo, A.; Baudoz, P.; Blanchard, P.; Boccaletti, A.; Beuzit, J.-L.; Carle, M.; Claudi, R.; Costille, A.; Delboulbé, A.; Dohlen, K.; Feldt, M.; Fusco, T.; Gluck, L.; Girard, J.; Giro, E.; Gry, C.; Henning, Thomas; Hubin, N.; Hugot, E.; Jaquet, M.; Kasper, M.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Langlois, M.; Le Mignant, D.; Llored, M.; Madec, F.; Martinez, P.; Mawet, D.; Mesa, D.; Milli, J.; Mouillet, D.; Moulin, T.; Moutou, C.; Origné, A.; Pavlov, A.; Perret, D.; Petit, C.; Pragt, J.; Puget, P.; Rabou, P.; Rochat, S.; Roelfsema, R.; Salasnich, B.; Schmid, H.-M.; Sevin, A.; Siebenmorgen, R.; Smette, A.; Stadler, E.; Suarez, M.; Turatto, M.; Udry, S.; Vakili, F.; Wahhaj, Z.; Weber, L.; Wildi, F. (ESO, 2016)
      GJ 758 B is a brown dwarf companion to a nearby (15.76%) solar-type, metal-rich (M/H = +0.2 dex) main-sequence star (G9V) that was discovered with Subaru/HiCIAO in 2009. From previous studies, it has drawn attention as ...
    • First light of the VLT planet finder SPHERE II. The physical properties and the architecture of the young systems PZ Telescopii and HD 1160 revisited 

      Maire, A.-L.; Bonnefoy, M.; Ginski, C.; Vigan, A.; Messina, S.; Mesa, D.; Galicher, R.; Gratton, R.; Desidera, S.; Kopytova, T. G.; Millward, M.; Thalmann, C.; Claudi, R. U.; Ehrenreich, D.; Zurlo, A.; Chauvin, G.; Antichi, J.; Baruffolo, A.; Bazzon, A.; Beuzit, J. -L.; Blanchard, P.; Boccaletti, A.; Boer, J. de; Carle, M.; Cascone, E.; Costille, A.; De Caprio, V.; Delboulbe, A.; Dohlen, K.; Dominik, C.; Feldt, M.; Fusco, T.; Girard, J. H.; Giro, E.; Gisler, D.; Gluck, L.; Gry, C.; Henning, Thomas; Hubin, N.; Hugot, E.; Jaquet, M.; Kasper, M.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Langlois, M.; Le Mignant, D.; Llored, M.; Madec, F.; Martinez, P.; Mawet, D.; Milli, J.; Moeller-Nilsson, O.; Mouillet, D.; Moulin, T.; Moutou, C.; Origne, A.; Pavlov, A.; Petit, C.; Pragt, J.; Puget, P.; Ramos, J.; Rochat, S.; Roelfsema, R.; Salasnich, B.; Sauvage, Jean Francois; Schmid, H. M.; Turatto, M.; Udry, S.; Vakili, F.; Wahhaj, Z.; Weber, L.; Wildi, F. (EDP Sciences S.A., 2016-03)
      Context. The young systems PZ Tel and HD 1160, hosting known low-mass companions, were observed during the commissioning of the new planet finder of the Very Large Telescope (VLT) SPHERE with several imaging and spectroscopic ...
    • First light of the VLT planet finder SPHERE III. New spectrophotometry and astrometry of the HR 8799 exoplanetary system 

      Zurlo, A.; Vigan, A.; Galicher, R.; Maire, Anne-Lise; Mesa, D.; Gratton, R.; Chauvin, G.; Kasper, M.; Moutou, C.; Bonnefoy, M.; Desidera, S.; Abe, L.; Apai, D.; Baruffolo, A.; Baudoz, P.; Baudrand, J.; Beuzit, J. -L.; Blancard, P.; Boccaletti, A.; Cantalloube, F.; Carle, M.; Cascone, E.; Charton, J.; Claudi, R. U.; Costille, A.; Caprio, V. de; Dohlen, K.; Dominik, C.; Fantinel, D.; Feautrier, P.; Feldt, M.; Fusco, T.; Gigan, P.; Girard, J. H.; Gisler, D.; Gluck, L.; Gry, C.; Henning, Thomas; Hugot, E.; Janson, M.; Jaquet, M.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Langlois, M.; Llored, M.; Madec, F.; Magnard, Y.; Martinez, P.; Maurel, D.; Mawet, D.; Meyer, M. R.; Milli, J.; Moeller-Nilsson, O.; Mouillet, D.; Origne, A.; Pavlov, A.; Petit, C.; Puget, P.; Quanz, S. P.; Rabou, P.; Ramos, J.; Rousset, G.; Roux, A.; Salasnich, B.; Salter, G.; Sauvage, Jean Francois; Schmid, H. M.; Soenke, C.; Stadler, E.; Suarez, M.; Turatto, M.; Udry, S.; Vakili, F.; Wahhaj, Z.; Wildi, F.; Antichi, J. (EDP Sciences S.A., 2016-03)
      Context. The planetary system discovered around the young A-type HR8799 provides a unique laboratory to: a) test planet formation theories; b) probe the diversity of system architectures at these separations, and c) perform ...
    • First light of the VLT planet finder SPHERE IV. Physical and chemical properties of the planets around HR8799 

      Bonnefoy, M.; Zurlo, A.; Baudino, J. L.; Lucas, P.; Mesa, D.; Maire, Anne-Lise; Vigan, A.; Galicher, R.; Homeier, D.; Marocco, F.; Gratton, R.; Chauvin, G.; Allard, F.; Desidera, S.; Kasper, M.; Moutou, C.; Lagrange, Anne Marie; Antichi, J.; Baruffolo, A.; Baudrand, J.; Beuzit, J. -L.; Boccaletti, A.; Cantalloube, F.; Carbillet, M.; Charton, J.; Claudi, R. U.; Costille, A.; Dohlen, K.; Dominik, C.; Fantinel, D.; Feautrier, P.; Feldt, M.; Fusco, T.; Gigan, P.; Girard, J. H.; Gluck, L.; Gry, C.; Henning, Thomas; Janson, M.; Langlois, M.; Madec, F.; Magnard, Y.; Maurel, D.; Mawet, D.; Meyer, M. R.; Milli, J.; Moeller-Nilsson, O.; Mouillet, D.; Pavlov, A.; Perret, D.; Pujet, P.; Quanz, S. P.; Rochat, S.; Rousset, G.; Roux, A.; Salasnich, B.; Salter, G.; Sauvage, Jean Francois; Schmid, H. M.; Sevin, A.; Soenke, C.; Stadler, E.; Turatto, M.; Udry, S.; Vakili, F.; Wahhaj, Z.; Wildi, F. (EDP Sciences S.A., 2016-03)
      Context. The system of four planets discovered around the intermediate-mass star HR8799 offers a unique opportunity to test planet formation theories at large orbital radii and to probe the physics and chemistry at play ...
    • First millimeter detection of the disk around a young, isolated, planetary-mass object 

      Bayo, Amelia; Joergens, Viki; Liu, Yao; Brauer, Robert; Olofsson, Johan; Arancibia, Javier; Pinilla, Paola; Wolf, Sebastian; Ruge, Jan Philipp; Henning, Thomas; Natta, Antonella; Johnston, Katharine G.; Bonnefoy, Mickael; Beuther, Henrik; Chauvin, Gäel (IOP Publishing, 2017-05-20)
      OTS44 is one of only four free-floating planets known to have a disk. We have previously shown that it is the coolest and least massive known free-floating planet (similar to 12 M-Jup) with a substantial disk that is ...
    • GALACTIC STRUCTURE BASED ON THE ATLASGAL 870 mu m SURVEY 

      Beuther, H.; Tackenberg, J.; Linz, H.; Henning, Thomas; Schuller, F.; Wyrowski, F.; Schilke, P.; Menten, K.; Robitaille, T. P.; Walmsley, C. M.; Bronfman Aguiló, Leonardo; Motte, F.; Nguyen-Luong, Q.; Bontemps, S. (IOP PUBLISHING LTD, 2012-03-01)
      The ATLASGAL 870 mu m continuum survey conducted with the APEX telescope is the first one covering the whole inner Galactic plane (60 degrees > l > -60 degrees and b < +/-1 degrees.5) in submillimeter (submm) continuum ...
    • HATSouth: A Global Network of Fully Automated Identical Wide-Field Telescopes 

      Bakos, G. Á.; Csubry, Z.; Penev, K.; Bayliss, D.; Jordán, A.; Afonso, C.; Hartman, J. D.; Henning, Thomas; Kovács, G.; Noyes, R. W.; Béky, B.; Suc, V.; Csák, B.; Rabus, M.; Lázár, J.; Papp, I.; Sári, P.; Conroy, P.; Zhou, G.; Sackett, P. D.; Schmidt, B.; Mancini, L.; Sasselov, D. D.; Ueltzhoeffer, K. (UNIV CHICAGO PRESS, 2013-02)
      HATSouth is the world's first network of automated and homogeneous telescopes that is capable of year-round 24 hr monitoring of positions over an entire hemisphere of the sky. The primary scientific goal of the network is ...
    • K2-232 b: a transiting warm Saturn on an eccentric P = 11.2 d orbit around a V = 9.9 star 

      Brahm, R.; Espinoza, N.; Jordan, A.; Rojas, F.; Sarkis, P.; Díaz, M. R; Rabus, M.; Drass, H.; Lachaume, R.; Soto, M. G.; Jenkins, James Stewart; Jones, M. I.; Henning, Thomas; Pantoja, B.; Vuckovic, M. (Oxford University Press, 2018-06)
      We report the discovery of K2-232 b using photometric data of the Kepler K2 satellite coupled with ground-based spectroscopic observations. K2-232 b has a mass of M-P = 0.397 +/- 0.037 M-J, a radius of R-P = 1.00 +/- 0.020 ...
    • Low-velocity shocks traced by extended sio emission along the w43 ridges: witnessing the formation of young massive clusters 

      Nguyen-Luong, Q.; Motte, F.; Carlhoff, P.; Louvet, F.; Lesaffre, P.; Schilke, P.; Hill, T.; Hennemann, M.; Gusdorf, A.; Didelon, P.; Schneider, N.; Bontemps, S.; Duarte Cabral, A.; Menten, K. M.; Martin, P. G.; Wyrowski, F.; Bendo, G.; Roussel, H.; Bernard, J. P.; Bronfman Aguiló, Leonardo; Henning, Thomas; Kramer, C.; Heitsch, F. (The American Astronomical Society, 2013-10-01)
      The formation of high-mass stars is tightly linked to that of their parental clouds. Here, we focus on the high-density parts of W43, a molecular cloud undergoing an efficient event of star formation. Using a column density ...