27 September 2010 to 1 October 2010
CSIR Convention Centre
Africa/Johannesburg timezone

Modelling of Eclipsing Binaries

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CSIR Convention Centre

CSIR Convention Centre

CSIR, Pretoria
Poster Track D1 - Astrophysics


Ms Patricia Skelton (UNISA)


The evolution of contact eclipsing binary stars is uncertain, but some systems undergo orbital period changes that may relate to physical changes in the system. Using ASAS and SuperWASP data, selected EC systems have been modelled using the WD code and an O – C period analysis.

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