Title: New Quests in Stellar Astrophysics III: A Panchromatic View of Solar-like Stars, With and Without Planets
Volume: 472 Year: 2013 View this Volume on ADS
Editors: Miguel Chavez, Emanuele Bertone, Olga Vega, and Victor de la Luz

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
12–16 March 2012

The international conference “A Panchromatic View of Solar-like Stars With and Without Planets” was the third meeting in a series aimed at stressing the importance of stellar physics to our understanding of the properties of stars (and their progeny) and of stellar systems at different scales.

Solar-like stars have been the subject of detailed analysis for many years. Nevertheless, interest in these stars has been magnified by the discovery of more than 800 exoplanets. In 2012, the third “New Quests in Stellar Astrophysics” meeting focused on one of the most active research areas of contemporary astrophysics: the star-planet connection. More than 60 participants from 14 countries reviewed a wide variety of topics in 53 oral and poster contributions, from IR and sub-millimeter surveys that portray the various stages of planet formation and evolution, to the optical and UV spectral properties of stars and their correlations with the presence of planetary companions, including stellar activity, chemical abundance analyses, and obstacles in planet searches.

The contents of this volume provide a fresh global perspective on the properties of solar-like stars and their (proto) planets that will be useful to researchers already immersed in the field and young astronomers at the beginning of their careers.
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Front Matter   
Book Cover
Front Matter 1 Chavez, M.; Bertone, E.; Vega, O.; de la Luz, V,
Conference Photos 2 Chavez, M.; Bertone, E.; Vega, O.; de la Luz, V,
Part I. IR and sub-mm Surveys and Circumstellar Disks   
The DEBRIS and SONS Surveys of Solar-type Stars 3 Greaves, J.
Signatures of Planets and of Planet Formation in Debris Disks 9 Wyatt, M.
Identifying Planet-Forming Disks Around Young Stars 13 Espaillat, C.
DUNES: DUst around NEarby Stars. A Herschel Open Time Key Programme. 23 Eiroa, C.; DUNES consortium
Synthetic IR Photometry of Main Sequence Stars 31 Cruz Saenz de Miera, F.; Chavez, M.; Bertone, E.; Vega, O.
IR and 1.1mm Emission from Intermediate Mass YSOs with Disk at Eta-Carina Southern Nebula 39 Porras, B. A.; Reyes, J. A.
Multiwavelength Imaging Of YSOs With Disk In South Pillars Of Eta Carina 47 Reyes, J. A.; Porras, B. A.
Extracting the Physical Parameters of a Sample of M-dwarfs from High-resolution Near-infrared Spectra 53 del Burgo, C.; Martín, E. L.; Zapatero Osorio, M. R.; Deshpande, R.; Witte, S.; Helling, C.; Hauschildt, P. H.
Spectral Energy Distribution of the Massive Protostellar Source IRAS18223-1243 59 García-Torres, F.; Lumbreras, A.; Domínguez, G.; Valerdi, M.; Luna, A.
On the Nature of NVSS J151550-370913, the Galaxy Close to the Planet Host Star SAO206462 63 Zavala, J.; López-Valdivia, R.; Gudiño, M.; Santamaría, I.; Bertone, E.; Chavez, M.; Chavushyan, V.; Ramos-Larios, G.; Vega, O.
Probing the Cool Outer Envelope of NGC 6826 67 Verbena, J. L.; Schröder, K.; Jeyakumar, S.; Wachter, A.
Effects of Non-Standard Neutrino Emission on the Evolution of Low-Mass Stars 71 Arceo-Díaz, S.; Schrüder, K. P.; Zuber, K.
Part II. Solar-like Stars and Their Planets in the OpticalWindows   
Chemical Composition of Stars with Extrasolar Planetary Systems 79 Israelian, G.; Delgado Mena, E.; Adibekyan, V.
Small Planets Do Not Require a Metal-Rich Environment 91 Latham, D. W.; Buchhave, L. A.; Kepler Team
Volatile and Refractory Abundances of Solar Analogs with Planets 97 González Hernández, J. I.; Delgado-Mena, E.; Sousa, S. G.; Israelian, G.; Santos, N. C.; Udry, S.
Chemical Abundance Scale of Giant and Dwarf Stars 105 Ferreira, L. D.; Pasquini, L.; Smiljanic, R.
Metallicities of Solar-type Stars in Young Open Clusters 111 Monroe, T. R.; Pilachowski, C. A.; Rebull, L.
Is There Plenty of Metal-poor Stars with Planets in the Galactic Thick Disk? 117 Adibekyan, V. Zh.; Santos, N. C.; Sousa, S. G.; Israelian, G.; Figueira, P.
Solar Stars and Planets in Open Clusters* 121 Brucalassi, A.; Pasquini, L.; Ruiz, M. T.; Bonifacio, P.; Lovis, C.; Saglia, R.; Melo, C.; Biazzo, K.; Randich, S.; Bedin, L.
New Solar Twins from the Geneva Copenhagen Survey 131 Datson, J.; Flynn, C.; Portinari, L.
Stellar Noise in Exoplanet Searches 137 Figueira, P.
Homogeneous Study of the CoRoT Transit Light Curves 147 Csizmadia, Sz.; Pasternacki, Th.; CEST team
The Active Planet Host-Star CoRoT-2A\footnotemark 155 Czesla, S.
Solar-like Oscillations in the Stars KIC 5390438 and KIC 5701829 Observed by Kepler 161 Fox Machado, L.; Baran, A. S.
Rotational Evolution of Low Mass Post-T Tauri Stars at 10-30 Myr\footnotemark 169 Pinzón, G.; Rodríguez, J.
Rotational Velocities of Post T Tauri Stars in Young Stellar Associations* 175 Rodríguez, J.; Pinzón, G.
Spectroscopic Indices for Solar Analogs 179 Bertone, E.; Chávez, M.; Tapia-Schiavon, C.; Hernández-Aquila, J. B.
Physical Conditions in Regions of Line Formation of Solar Type Stars 187 Rodríguez-Merino, L. H.; Cardona, O.; Flores, A.
Empirical Calibration of the Physical Parameters of Solar-like Stars using uvby-Strömgren Photometry 193 Mese, G. D.; López-Cruz, O.; Schuster, W. J.; Chavarría-K., C.; García, J. G.
Part III. Activity in Solar-Like Stars   
Decadal Variations of Sun-Like Stars 203 Lockwood, G. W.; Henry, G. W.; Hall, J. C.; Radick, R. R.
Chromospheric Long Term Activity of Very Cool Stars 213 Mauas, P. J. D.; Buccino. A. P.
Chromospheric Activity in Cool Stars: Open Questions 225 Schröder, K.-P.; Schmitt, J. H. M. M.
Outer Atmospheres of Low Mass Stars - Flare Characteristics. 231 Lalitha, S.; Schmitt, J. H. M. M.
Stellar Activity from Analysis of Planetary Transits 239 Valio, A.
Evolution from Coronal Wind to Structured Chromospheric Wind 247 Suzuki, T. K.
The Limb Brightening and its Relationship with the Millimeter-wave Cavity* 253 De la Luz, V.; Chavez, M.; Bertone, E.
SOAP: A Tool for the Fast Computation of Photometry and Radial Velocity Induced by Stellar Spots* 259 Boisse, I.; Bonfils, X.; Santos, N. C.; Figueira, P.
Non Active Stars: The Ca II (H+K) Basal Flux 263 Pérez-Martínez, M. I.; Schröder, K. P
Correlation of MgII(h+k) UV Resonance Lines and Rotational Period in G-type Stars 267 Olmedo, M.; Chávez, M.; Bertone, E.
Is Solar Activity Once More Fainting? 273 Mares Aguilar, C. E.; Schröder, K.-P.; Song, G.
Part IV. Looking at the Future: New Facilities for Exploring Planet Forming Stars   
The Large Millimeter Telescope and Solar Like Stars 279 Chavez, M.; Hughes, D.; LMT Project Team
PHASES: A Project to Perform Absolute Spectrophotometry from Space 291 del Burgo, C.; Vather, D.; Allende Prieto, C.; Murphy, N.
CanHiS: An Echelle Spectrograph for the Detailed Abundance Analyses of Solar-like Stars 299 Hernandez-Aguila, J. B.; Chavez, M.; Bertone, E.; Mujica, R.
Scintillator Cosmic Ray Super Telescope 305 González, L. X.; Valdés-Galicia, J. F.; Matsubara, Y.; Nagai, Y.; Itow, Y.; Sako, T.; López, D.; Mitsuka, G.; Munakata, K.; Kato, C.; Yasue, S.; Kosai, M.; Tsurusashi, M.; Nakamo, Y.; Shibata, S.; Takamaru, H.; Kojima, H.; Tsuchiya, H.; Watanabe, K.; Koi, T.; Fragoso, E.; Hurtado, A.; Musalem, O.
Back Matter   
Author Index 311 Chavez, M.; Bertone, E.; Vega, O.; de la Luz, V,
Back Matter 313