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J/A+A/534/A111     CT Her differential BV photometry and RV     (Lampens+, 2011)

Multi-site, multi-year monitoring of the oscillating Algol-type eclipsing binary CT Her. Lampens P., Strigachev A., Kim S.-L., Rodriguez E., Lopez-Gonzalez M.J., Vidal-Sainz J., Mkrtichian D., Koo J.-R., Kang Y.B., Van Cauteren P., Wils P., Kraicheva Z., Dimitrov D., Southworth J., Garcia Melendo E., Gomez Forellad J.M. <Astron. Astrophys. 534, A111 (2011)> =2011A&A...534A.111L
ADC_Keywords: Binaries, eclipsing - Photometry, CCD Keywords: binaries: eclipsing - stars: oscillations - stars: fundamental parameters - stars: individual: CT Her Abstract: We present the results of a multi-site photometric campaign carried out in 2004-2008 for the Algol-type eclipsing binary system CT Her, the primary component of which shows delta Scuti-type oscillations. Our data consist of differential light curves collected in the filters B and V which have been analysed using the method of Wilson-Devinney (Phoebe). After identification of an adequate binary model and removal of the best-matching light curve solution, we performed a Fourier analysis of the residual B and V light curves to investigate the pulsational behaviour. Description: Tables of differential magnitudes in the sense (CT Her - C1), used to define the B and V light curves, are given in both filters. The radial velocities were measured with the cross-correlation technique using synthetic spectra obtained with the programme SPECTRUM, and a grid of LTE-atmosphere models of solar-type chemical composition. Also tabulated are the cycle numbers and the O-C values corresponding to the linear resp. the parabolic model which best represent the evolution of the orbital period of this binary system. Objects: -------------------------------------------- RA (2000) DE Designation(s) -------------------------------------------- 16 20 26.57 +18 27 16.9 CT Her = V* CT He 16 20 33.89 +18 27 18.5 C1 = GSC01509-1140 -------------------------------------------- File Summary:
FileName Lrecl Records Explanations
ReadMe 80 . This file table1.dat 68 13 Campaigns and instrumentation table3.dat 34 7960 Differential magnitudes (CT Her - C1) in B filter (166h of observations) table4.dat 34 2180 Differential magnitudes (CT Her - C1) in V filter (86h of observations) table9.dat 26 25 Radial velocities of CT Her (component A) table12.dat 45 173 O-C values for two models representing the evolution of Porb
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table1.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 4 I4 yr Year Year of observation 6- 18 A13 --- Site Site of observation 20- 27 A8 --- Country Country of observation 29- 34 A6 --- Tel Telescope used 36- 50 A15 --- Obs Period of observation (& Obs) 52- 53 I2 --- Nights Number of nights fo observation 55- 58 I4 --- Nused Number of useful observation 60- 61 I2 h Nhours Number of hours of observations 63 A1 --- Filt [BV] Filter used 65- 68 A4 --- Code Observatory code
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table3.dat table4.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 14 F14.6 --- HJD Heliocentric Julian date 16- 24 F9.6 mag dmag B (table3) or V (table4) differential magnitude (CT Her - C1) (1) 26- 29 A4 --- Code Observatory code (in table1.dat file) 31- 34 I4 --- Year Year of observation
Note (1): Comparison star C1 = GSC 01509-1140 (V=10.951, B=12.365)
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table9.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 13 F13.5 --- HJD Heliocentric Julian date 15- 20 F6.2 km/s RV Radial velocity measured with the cross-correlation technique 23- 26 F4.2 km/s e_RV Uncertainty of the radial velocity
Byte-by-byte Description of file: table12.dat
Bytes Format Units Label Explanations
1- 12 F12.4 --- HJD Heliocentric Julian date 15- 19 I5 --- E Cycle number 22- 28 F7.4 --- O-C1 Residual value for the linear model 31- 37 F7.4 --- O-C2 Residual value for the parabolic model 40 A1 --- p/s Primary/secondary minimum 43- 45 A3 --- Tech Observational method following 'O-C Gateway' (1)
Note (1): 'O-C Gateway' (2009), cf. http://var.astro.cz/ocgate/ocgate.php
Acknowledgements: Patricia Lampens, patricia.lampens(at)oma.be
(End) Patricia Lampens [ROB, Belgium], Patricia Vannier [CDS] 11-Aug-2011
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