2016 schedule


Southern Binaries Programme: Application to the case of QZ Car

Ed Budding, Stan Walker, Mark Blackford, Roger Butland

Carter Observatory, New Zealand

In recent years a collaborative programme studying relatively neglected southern close binary systems has been underway, involving combined efforts of the MJUO (NZ) – particularly the Hercules spectrograph – new VSS multicolour photometry and theoretical modelling. The particular case of QZ Car shows up many of the issues.