Hans-Erich Froehlich (AIP)

Bayesian photometric spot modeling - experiences and first results
When Jan 13, 2012 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
What
  • Colloquium
Where SH, Lecture hall
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After a brief introduction into the Bayesian approach to model selection and parameter estimation, examples are presented: a 4-spot model for the CoRoT CP2 target star HD 50773 and a 7-spot model for the rapid rotator KIC 8429280, a cool (K2V) star with strong differential surface rotation.