Spectroscopy, CCD and Astronomy

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Spectroscopy, CCD & Astronomy: A site dedicated to the use of electronic detectors in the field of astronomy and spectroscopy

Publications

The panchromatic spectroscopic evolution of the classical CO nova V339 Del (Nova Del 2013) until X-ray turnoff

S. Shore & all, Astronomy and Astrophysics 590, March 2016

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A Coordinated X-ray and Optical Campaign of the Nearest Massive Eclipsing Binary, delta Orionis Aa: III. Analysis of Optical Photometric MOST and Spectroscopic (Ground Based) Variations

H. Pablo & all, The Astrophysical Journal 809(2), April 2015

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The historical vanishing of the Blazhko effect of RR Lyr from GEOS and Kepler surveys

J. F. Leborgne & all, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 441, May 2014

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Overview of IASI-NG the new generation of infrared atmospheric sounder

F. Bernard & all, International Conference on Space Optics 2014

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An improved microcarb dispersive instrumental concept for the measurement of greenhouse gases concentration in the atmosphere

V. Pascal & all, International Conference on Space Optics 2014

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Doppler tomography of the circumstellar disk of π Aquarii

S. Zharikov @& all, Astronomy and Astrophysics 560, October 2013

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Instrumental Methods for Professional and Amateur Collaborations in Planetary Astronomy

0. Mousis & all, Experimental Astronomy 38, May 2013

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The 2011 Periastron Passage of the Be Binary delta Scorpii

A. S. Miroshnichenko & all, The Astrophysical Journal 766, February 2013

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Stochastic gravito-inertial modes discovered by CoRoT in the hot Be star HD 51452

C. Neiner & all, Astronomy and Astrophysics 546:A47, October 2012

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Supernova 2012fw in ESO 235-G37 = Psn J21015899-4816259

A. Klotz & all, CBET 3282, November 2012

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Supernova 2012fr in NGC 1365 = Psn J03333599-3607377

A. Klotz, CBET 3275, October 2012

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Nova Monocerotis 2012 = Pnv J06393874+0553520

A. O. Waage, F.-J Hambsh, C. Buil, CBET 3202, August 2012

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Investigating the spectroscopic, magnetic and circumstellar variability of the O9 subgiant star HD 57682

J. H. Grunhut & all, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 426, July 2012

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Astronomical Spectrography for Amateurs, in Spectrographs in amateur astronomy

EAS Publications Series 2011 47 : pp 39-71, editor EDP Sciences

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A new space instrument concept for the measurement of CO2 concentration in the atmosphere

C. Buil & all, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8176:54, October 2011

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ArasBeam: when amateurs contribute to Be star research

F. Cochard, V. Desnoux, C. Buil, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union 272(S272):280-281, July 2011

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Time, spatial, and spectral resolution of the Halpha line-formation region of Deneb and Rigel with the VEGA/CHARA interferometer

O. Chesneau & all, Astronomy and Astrophysics 521, October 2010

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The pulsations of the B5IVe star HD181231 observed with CoRoT and ground-based spectroscopy

C. Neiner, J. Gutiérrez-Soto, F. Baudin, B. de Batz, Y. Frémat, A. L. Huat, M. Floquet, A.-M. Hubert, B. Leroy, P. D. Diago, E. Poretti, F. Carrier, M. Rainer, C. Catala, O. Thizy, C. Buil, J. Ribeiro, L. Andrade, M. Emilio, F. Espinosa Lara, J. Fabregat, E. Janot-Pacheco, C. Martayan, T. Semaan, J. Suso, A. Baglin, E. Michel, and R. Samadi, A&A, 2009, 506, 143

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Titania's radius and an upper limit on its atmosphere from the September 8, 2001 stellar occultation

T. Widemann & all, Icarus 199(2):458–476, February 2009

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Non Spherical Mass Outflow from RS Ophiuchi During its 2006 Outburst

A. Skopal, T. Pribulla, C. Buil, A. Vittone, L. Errico, in RS Ophiuchi (2006) and the Recurent Nova Phenomenon, ASP Conf. Series, Vol 401, 227-234 (2008)

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RS-Ophiuchi-High Velocity Outflow During 1994-2006

A. Zajczyk, T. Tomov, M. Mikolajewski, C. Buil, D. Kolev, M. Cikala, L. Georgiev, G. Galazutdinov, in RS Ophiuchi (2006) and the Recurent Nova Phenomenon, ASP Conf. Series, Vol 401, 227-234 (2008)

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The Rise Time of Nearby Type Ia Supernovae

A. Riess & all, The Astronomical Journal 118(6):2675, December 2007

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Nova Vulpeculae 2007

C. Buil, M. Fujii, IAUC 8862, August 2007

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Nova Cygni 2007

C. Buil, CBET 894, March 2007

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Spectra and light curve analysis of Nova V475 Scuti

Morgan G. E., Kingwald F. A., Buil C, Garret M., 2005, PASP, 117, 938

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Rotation, pulsations and outbust in the Be star Upsilon Cyg (HD 202904)

Neiner,C, Floquet, M, Hubert, A. M., Frémat, Y, Hirata, , Gies, D, Buil, C, Martayan C, A&A, 2005, 437, 257

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Properties and nature of Be stars. XXII. Long-term light and spectral variations of the new bright Be star HD 6226

Bozic, H.; Harmanec, P., Yang, S., Ziznovský, J., Percy, J. R., Ruvdjak, D., Sudar, D.; Slechta, M.; Skoda, P.; Krpata, J., Buil, C, 2004, A&A, 416, 669

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Spectroscopy of the growing circumstellar disk in the delta Scorpii Be binary

Miroshnichenko, A. S., Bjorkman, K. S., Morrison, N. D., Wisniewski, J. P., Manset, N., Levato, H., Grosso, M., Pollmann, E., Buil, C., Knauth, D. C., 2003, A&A, 408, 305

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V4742 Sagittarii = Possible Nova in Sagittarius

Yamaoka, H., Monard, B., Buil, C., Kato, T., Schmeer, P.; Shida, R. Y.; Pearce, A, 2002, IAUC, 7972

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Properties and nature of Be stars. XXI. The long-term and the orbital variations of V832 Cyg = 59 Cyg

Harmanec, P., Bozic, H., Percy, J. R., Yang, S., Ruzdjak, D., Sudar, D., Wolf, M., Iliev, L., Huang, L., Buil, C., Eenens, P., 2002, A&A, 387,580

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GSC 628 290: a new EW/KW variable

Behrend, R., Buil, Ch., Antonini, P., Demeautis, Ch., 2002, IBVS, 5219

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Be Stars Spectrographic Survey Project

Buil, Christian, 2000, Be Stars Newletter, 34, 42

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Supernova 2000B in NGC 2320

Colas, F., Fienga, A., Buil, C, 2000 IAUC, 7351

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The Rise Time of Nearby Type IA Supernovae

Riess, Adam G.; Filippenko, Alexei V.; Li, Weidong; Treffers, Richard R.; Schmidt, Brian P.; Qiu, Yulei; Hu, Jingyao; Armstrong, Mark; Faranda, Chuck; Thouvenot, Eric; Buil, Christian1999, AJ, 118, 2675

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Comet C/1997 J2 (Meunier-Dupouy)

Ticha, J., Tichy, M., Moravec, Z., Galad, A., Pravda, A.; Koleny, P., Kornos, L., Ito, K., Asami, A.; Abe, H, and 30 coauthors, 1997, MPEC, 5

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Supernova 1996ak in NGC 5021

Colas, F.; Buil, C.; Reugnier, M.; Cavadore, C.; Filippenko, A. V.; Stern, D.; Maxfield, L.1996, IAUC, 6434

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Inner part observation of the beta Pictoris disk

Ferlet, R., Lecavelier Des Etangs, A., Perrin, G. Vidal-Madjar, A., Sevre, F., Colas, F., Arlot, J. E., Buil, C., Beust, H., Lagrange-Henri, A. M., 1994, Ap&SS, 212, 173

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Observation of the Central Part of the Beta-Pictoris Disk with an Anti-Blooming

Lecavelier Des Etangs, A., Perrin, G., Ferlet, R., Vidal Madjar, A., Colas, F., Buil, C., Sevre, F., Arlot, J. E.; Beust, H., Lagrange Henri, A. M., 1993, A&A, 274, 877

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The occultation of 28 Sgr by Titan

Hubbard, W. B., Sicardy, B., Miles, R., Hollis, A. J. Forrest, R. W., Nicolson, I. K. M., Appleby, G.; Beisker, W.; Bittner, C., Bode, H.-J. Bruns M., Denzau, H., Neze, M., Riedel, E., Struckmann, H, Arlot J. E., Roques, E, Sevren F, Thuillot, W, Hoffmann, K, Geyer, E, H, Buil, C, Colas, F, Lecacheux, J, Klotz, A, Thouvenot, E, Vidal, J,L, Carreira, Rossi, F, Blanco, C, Cristaldi, S, Nevo, 1993, A&A, 269, 541

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First Earth-based observations of Neptune's satellite Proteus

Colas, F.; Buil, C., 1992, A&A, 262L, 13

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Supernova 1991K in NGC 2851

Pollas, C.; Buil, C., 1992, IAUC, 5527

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Supernova 1992I in NGC 2565

Pollas, C.; Buil, C., 1992, IAUC, 5464

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Observation of the central part of the beta Pictoris disk with an anti-blooming CCD

Vidal-Madjar, A., Lecavelier Des Etangs-Levallois, A., Perrin, G. Ferlet, R., Sevre, F., Colas, F., Arlot, J.-E., Buil, C., Beust, H., Lagrange-Henri, A.-M., Lecacheux, J., 1992, The Mesenger, 69, 45

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Supernova 1990N in NGC 4639

Buil, C., Thouvenot, E, 1991, IAUC, 5203

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Periodic Comet Halley (1986 III)

Buil, C., Calvet, C., Thouvenot, E., Touillaud, J. F., 1991, IAUC,.5202

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CCD images of Mars with the 1 M reflector atop Pic-du-Midi

Lecacheux, J., Drossart, P., Buil, C., Laques, P., Thouvenot, E., Guerin, P., 1991, Planetary and Space Science, 39, 273

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Supernova 1990N in NGC 4639

Maury, A., Thouvenot, E., Buil, C., Brunetto, L., Albanese, D., Prat, G., Cappellaro, E., Benetti, S., Turatto, M., Kirshner, R, 1990, IAUC, 5039

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Probing Titan's atmosphere by stellar occultation

Sicardy, B., Brahic, A., Ferrari, C., Gautier, D., Lecacheux, J., Lellouch, E., Roques, F., Arlot, J. E., Colas, F., Thuillot, W., Sevre, F., Vidal, J. L., Blanco, C., Cristaldi, S., Buil, C., Klotz, A., Thouvenot, E., 1990, Nature, 343, 350

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Occultation of 28 Sagittarii by Titan

Arlot, J. E., Thuillot, W., Roques, F., Sevres, F., Sicardy, B., Lecacheux, J., Colas, F., Vidal, J. L., Buil, C., Klotz, A, 1989, IAUC,.4809....1A

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An Amateur CCD Camera

Buil, C., Prat, G., Thouvenot, E., 1988, Proceedings of IAU Colloq. 98, 105

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A Charge-Coupled Device (CCD) for Amateurs

Buil, C., 1985, Sky & Telescope, 69, 71

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Description d’un petit spectro-coronographe d’amateur

C. Buil, L’Astronomie (SAF), 92, 239, 1978

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Book

CCD ASTRONOMY: Construction and Use of an Astronomical CCD Camera, 1991, Ed. Willmann-Bell

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Discover

Supernovae: 1990N in NGC 4639 (co-discovers: E. Thouvenot, G. Prat), 1992I in NGC 2565, 1996ak in NGC 5021

Variable stars: AW Ari (GSC 628-290)

Asteroids: 7718 (named Desnoux), 10222 (named Klotz), 12042 (named Lacques), 19353 (1997EQ30), 1997UW10

The asteroid 6820 Buil turn also around the Sun