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 Working Group on
Ap and Related Stars

Welcome to the WWW home page of the IAU Working Group on Ap and Related Stars, WGARS. The aim of the WGARS is to promote and facilitate research concerning A-type and related stars which exhibit chemical peculiarities and other related phenomena.

Communication between members of the IAU Working Group is maintained through a dedicated News Letter (ApN), where you can also check the latest papers and conference announcements concerning Ap star and related research. Please check this link to see how the ApN works.

Members of the Organizing Committee of the IAU Working Group on Ap and Related Stars are:

Organizing Committee

Margarida Cunha  (past chair)  (Portugal) mcunha AT astro.up.pt
Mike Dworetsky  (UK) mmd AT star.ucl.ac.uk
Oleg Kochukhov  (Sweden) Oleg.Kochukhov AT astro.uu.se
Friedrich Kupka  (Germany) fk AT mpa-garching.mpg.de
Saul Adelman  (USA) adelmans AT citadel.edu
Richard Monier  (France) Richard.Monier AT graal.univ-montp2.fr
Ernst Paunzen  (Austria) ernst.paunzen AT univie.ac.at
Victoria Antoci  (Denmark) antoci AT phys.au.dk
Hiromoto Shibahashi  (Japan) shibahashi AT dept.astron.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Gautier Mathys  (chair)  (Chile) gmathys AT eso.org
Olga Pintado  (Argentina) opintado AT tucbbs.com.ar
Iosif Romanyuk  (Russia) roman AT sao.ru
Denis Shulyak  (Germany) denis.shulyak AT gmail.com