The RR Lyrae 2017 Conference. Revival of the Classical Pulsators: from Galactic Structure to Stellar Interior Diagnostics

The RR Lyrae 2017 Conference. Revival of the Classical Pulsators: from Galactic Structure to Stellar Interior Diagnostics
Conference date: 17–21 September 2017
Conference website: www.rrl2017.pl
Location: Niepołomice, Poland
ISBN: 978-83-938279-9-2
ISSN: 2545-1022
Editors: Radosław Smolec, Karen Kinemuchi, Richard I. Anderson
Volume number: 6
Published: June, 2018

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The RR Lyrae 2017 Conference - Table of Contents

 

15 • Preface, Radosław Smolec

 

Part 1 - Ground-Based Surveys

21 • Uncertainties in Evolutionary Models of Classical Pulsators, Maurizio Salaris

29 • Classical Pulsators in Large-Scale Optical Photometric Surveys, Igor Soszyński

37 • The Oosterhoff Dichotomy in the Galactic Bulge, Zdeněk Prudil, Eva K. Grebel, István Dékány, Radosław Smolec, Marek Skarka

42 • Distant RR Lyrae from HiTS: Exploring the Outskirts of the Milky Way, Gustavo Medina Toledo, Ricardo Muñoz, Kathy Vivas, Jeffrey Carlin, Francisco Förster

47 • Properties of Anomalous and Type-II Cepheids in the Magellanic Clouds, Martin A. T. Groenewegen, Monika I. Jurkovic

 

Part 2 - Classical Pulsators in Stellar Systems

55 • Studying Stellar Systems with Classical Pulsators, Marcella Marconi, Roberto Molinaro, Maria Ida Moretti, Ilaria Musella, Vincenzo Ripepi

63 • Identification of RR Lyrae Stars in the Milky Way Nuclear Star Cluster, Hui Dong, Rainer Schödel, Benjamin Williams, Tuan Do, Andrea Ghez, Mark Morris, Michael Rich, Francisco Nogueras-Lara, Eulalia Gallego-Cano, Teresa Gallego-Calvente, Daniel Wang, Zhiyuan Li

68 • RR Lyrae Stars in the Inner Galactic Globular Clusters, Javier Alonso-Garcı́a

72 • The Geometry of Sagittarius Stream from Pan-STARRS1 3π RR Lyrae, Nina Hernitschek, Branimir Sesar, Hans-Walter Rix, Judith G. Cohen

77 • Three-Dimensional Structure of the Magellanic System, Anna Jacyszyn-Dobrzeniecka, the OGLE Team

82 • Chemical Composition of Cepheids in the Milky Way and in the Magellanic Clouds, B. Lemasle, L. Inno, M. A. T. Groenewegen, V. V. Kovtyukh, G. Bono, R. da Silva, P. François, K. Genovali, E. K. Grebel, N. Matsunaga, M. Romaniello

88 • A Comparison of Photometric Metallicity Calculation Methods Based on OGLE-IV RRab Stars in the Magellanic Clouds, Dorota M. Skowron, the OGLE Team

93 • RR Lyrae Variables Population in M31 and its Satellites, Nahathai Tanakul, Ata Sarajedini

 

Part 3 - Classical Pulsators from Space

101 • All-Sky RR Lyrae Stars in the Gaia Data, Lorenzo Rimoldini, Laurent Eyer, Nami Mowlavi, Dafydd W. Evans, Krzysztof Nienartowicz, Berry Holl, Marc Audard, Leanne P. Guy, Grégory Jevardat de Fombelle, Isabelle Lecoeur-Taı̈bi, Olivier Marchal, Gisella Clementini, Vincenzo Ripepi, Alessia Garofalo, Roberto Molinaro, Tatiana Muraveva, Ennio Poretti, László Molnár, Emese Plachy, Áron Juhász, László Szabados, Joris De Ridder, Sara Regibo, Luis Manuel Sarro Baro, Mauro López del Fresno

106 • RR Lyraes and Cepheids: the Photometric Revolution from Space, László Molnár

114 • K2 Photometry of RR Lyrae Stars, Emese Plachy, László Molnár, Attila Bódi, Marek Skarka, Áron L. Juhász, Ádam Sódor, Péter Klagyivik, Róbert Szabó

119 • The Kepler Pixel Project, Róbert Szabó

124 • Extra RR Lyrae Stars in the Original Kepler Field of View, Ottó Hanyecz, Róbert Szabó

129 • Big Signals, Small Signals, Systematics, Geza Kovacs

 

Part 4 - Blazhko Effect and Other Dynamical Phenomena

137 • Some Notes on the Modelling of Blazhko Effect, Zoltán Kolláth

146 • Blazhko Light Curves – Non-Modulated and Harmonic Detuned Signals, József M. Benkő

151 • Cyclic Variations in the Periods of RR Lyrae Stars, Ennio Poretti, Jean-François Le Borgne, Alain Klotz, Monica Rainer, Mercedes Correa

157 • First Overtone RR Lyrae Stars in the OGLE Collection, Henryka Netzel, Radosław Smolec, Igor Soszyński

162 • K2 Observations of Double-Mode RR Lyrae Stars, Paweł Moskalik, James Nemec, László Molnár, Emese Plachy, Róbert Szabó, Katrien Kolenberg

 

Part 5 - Period-Color-Luminosity Relations

169 • Distances to Classical Pulsators, Jesper Storm

176 • RR Lyrae Calibrations in the Light of Gaia, Jan Lub

181 • Baade-Wesselink Analysis of RR Lyrae Stars in the Globular Cluster M3, Johanna Jurcsik

186 • WINERED as a Stepping Stone for the Cosmic Distance Scale, Matteo Monelli, Davide Magurno, Giuseppe Bono, Noriyuki Matsunaga, OSIRIS collaboration

 

Part 6 - Interferometry, Radial Velocities and p-factor

193 • Radial Velocity Observations of Classical Pulsating Stars, Richard I. Anderson

201 • Interferometry of Classical Pulsators, Pierre Kervella, Antoine Mérand, Alexandre Gallenne, Simon Borgniet, Boris Trahin, Nicolas Nardetto, Grzegorz Pietrzyński, Wolfgang Gieren

208 • Radial and Pulsation Velocities of Cepheids from High-Resolution Spectra, Simon Borgniet, Pierre Kervella, Antoine Mérand, Boris Trahin, Alexandre Gallenne

213 • Pulsational Modeling and Projection Factor of RR Lyrae Stars, Boris Trahin, Pierre Kervella, Alexandre Gallenne, Antoine Mérand, Simon Borgniet

217 • The p and k-factors of the Classical Cepheid δ Cep, Nicolas Nardetto, Ennio Poretti, Richard I. Anderson, Andrei Fokin, Alexandre Gallenne, Wolfgang Gieren, Dariusz Graczyk, Pierre Kervella, Philippe Mathias, Antoine Mérand, Denis Mourard, Hilding Neilson, Grzegorz Pietrzyński, Bogumił Pilecki, Monica Rainer, Jesper Storm

222 • Spectroscopic Properties of a Two-Dimensional Cepheid Model, Valeriy Vasilyev, Hans-Günter Ludwig, Bernd Freytag, Bertrand Lemasle, Marcella Marconi

 

Part 7 - Binary Systems and New Phenomena

229 • Classical Pulsators in Eclipsing Binary Systems, Grzegorz Pietrzyński

237 • Cepheids in Eclipsing Binaries. What and How We Can Learn About Them, Bogumił Pilecki

243 • On the Interpretation of the Long-Term Cyclic Period Variations in RR Lyrae Stars, Marek Skarka, Jiřı́ Liška, Ádam Sódor, Elisabeth Guggenberger, Radek Dřevěný, Thomas Barnes, Katrien Kolenberg

248 • Continued Search of RR Lyrae Binary Systems Towards the Galactic Bulge, Gergely Hajdu, Márcio Catelan, Johanna Jurcsik, Ian B. Thompson

253 • Outward from Cepheids, Nancy Remage Evans, Scott Engle, Edward Guinan, Hilding Neilson, Massimo Marengo, Lynn Matthews, H. Moritz Guenther

258 • On the Properties of Blue Large-Amplitude Pulsators. No BLAPs in the Magellanic Clouds, Paweł Pietrukowicz

263 • Youth Astronomical Observatory in Niepołomice, Janusz Nicewicz, Grzegorz Sęk

268 • The Present and Future of Classical Pulsator Studies, Katrien Kolenberg, Karen Kinemuchi

 

Part 8 - Poster Papers

279 • RR Lyr Spectrophotometric Campaign from Oukaimeden Observatory, A. Benhida, F. L. Sefyani, Z. Benkhaldoun, D. El Youssoufi, T. De France, D. Gillet, P. Mathias, K. Chafouai, Y. El Jariri, A. Daassou

282 • Shockwave Behaviour in RR Lyrae Stars, Attila Bódi, László Molnár, Emese Plachy, Róbert Szabó

284 • GEOS RR Lyrae Database and Survey: A Professional-Amateur Project, Jean-François Le Borgne, Ennio Poretti, Alain Klotz

287 • Multicolor Photometry of Peculiar Cepheid Stars Observed in the Konkoly Observatory, B. Cseh, L. Szabados, L. Molnár, E. Plachy, E. Szegedi-Elek, P. Klagyivik, G. Marschalkó, A. Moór, A. Szing, K. Vida

290 • Toward a Universal Period-p-factor Relation, Alexandre Gallenne, Pierre Kervella, Antoine Mérand, Grzegorz Pietrzyński, Wolfgang Gieren, Nicolas Nardetto

292 • O–C Investigations of RRab Stars from the SuperWASP Archive, Paul A. Greer, Andrew J. Norton

295 • The Hidden Potential of VVV RR Lyrae Light Curves, Gergely Hajdu, Márcio Catelan, István Dékány, Eva K. Grebel

298 • From PanSTARRS Candidates to New RR Lyraes in the K2 Mission, Áron Juhász, László Molnár

300 • Relations of the Light-Curve Parameters of RRab Stars in Globular Clusters, Johanna Jurcsik, János Nuspl

302 • Anomalous Cepheids Among Short Period Type II Cepheids in the Milky Way, Monika I. Jurkovic

304 • Close Non-Radial Modes and Modulation in First Overtone Cepheids, Krzysztof Kotysz, Radosław Smolec

306 • A Ground-Based Proper Motion Study of 12 Nearby Globular Clusters, W. Narloch, J. Kaluzny, R. Poleski, M. Rozyczka, W. Pych, I. B. Thompson

308 • A Brief Overview of the Palomar Transient Factory (PTF) and Recent Progress of PTF-RRL Program at the National Central University, Chow-Choong Ngeow

310 • On the Period Doubling Behaviour of Three W Vir Stars, Emese Plachy, Gábor B. Kovács, Emese Forgács-Dajka

312 • The Global Flow Reconstruction of DF Cyg, Emese Plachy, Attila Bódi, Zoltán Kolláth

314 • The Evolutionary Picture of Type II Cepheids, Joonas L. O. Saario, Martin A. T. Groenewegen, Hans Van Winckel

316 • Behavior of the Doubling of Metal Lines as Function of the Blazhko Phase in the Spectra of RR Lyr, F. L. Sefyani, A. Benhida, Z. Benkhaldoun, T. De France, D. Gillet, P. Mathias, A. Daassou, D. El Youssoufi, Y. El Jariri, K. Chafouai

319 • Photometric Differences Between Modulated and Non-Blazhko ab-type RR Lyrae Stars in the Galactic Bulge, Marek Skarka, Zdeněk Prudil

321 • Period Doubling and Modulation of Pulsation in Type II Cepheids from the OGLE Collection, Radosław Smolec, Paweł Moskalik, Emese Plachy, Igor Soszyński, the OGLE Team

323 • Non-Radial Pulsation in the First Overtone Cepheids of the Magellanic Clouds, Marzena Śniegowska, Radosław Smolec

325 • Pulsation Theory Models for Cepheids in Eclipsing Binary Systems, Mónica Taormina, Bogumił Pilecki, Radosław Smolec

327 • The Metallicity Effect on Cepheid Absolute Magnitudes, Piotr Wielgórski, Grzegorz Pietrzyński, Wolfgang Gieren, Marek Górski, Rolf-Peter Kudritzki, Bartłomiej Zgirski, Fabio Bresolin, Jesper Storm, Noriyuki Matsunaga, Dariusz Graczyk, Igor Soszyński

329 • The Araucaria Project. The Distance to the Sculptor Group Galaxy NGC 7793 from Near-Infrared Photometry of Cepheid Variables, Bartłomiej Zgirski, Wolfgang Gieren, Grzegorz Pietrzyński, Paulina Karczmarek, Marek Górski, Piotr Wielgórski, Weronika Narloch, Dariusz Graczyk, Rolf-Peter Kudritzki, Fabio Bresolin