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Variable stars in the Quintuplet stellar cluster with the VVV survey
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2016-10)
The Quintuplet cluster is one of the most massive star clusters in the Milky Way, situated very close to the Galactic Centre. We present a new search for variable stars in the vicinity of the cluster, using the five-year ...
Constraining dust extinction properties via the VVV survey
(EDP SCIENCES, 2016-09)
Near-infrared color-excess and extinction ratios are essential for establishing the cosmic distance scale and probing the Galaxy, particularly when analyzing targets attenuated by significant dust. A robust determination ...