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Nearby Stars and the History of the Galactic Disk

  • H. Jahreiss
  • B. Fuchs
  • R. Wielen

Abstract

A first version of the Fourth Catalogue of Nearby Stars (CNS4) has been completed now and is publicly available on the internet (http://www.ari.uni-heidelberg.de/aricns/). The construction of the catalogue by emulating Hipparcos data (ESA, 1997) as well as the principal results on the luminosity function of nearby stars, their kinematics etc. are described in detail by Jahreiß and Wielen (1997) and Jahreiß et al. (1998). In this note we report on two recent extensions of the catalogue.

Keywords

Luminosity Function Galactic Disk Solar Neighbourhood Recent Extension Nearby Star 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Jahreiss
    • 1
  • B. Fuchs
    • 1
  • R. Wielen
    • 1
  1. 1.Astronomisches Rechen-InstitutHeidelbergGermany

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