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2015AJ....150...88L - Astron. J., 150, 88 (2015/September-0)

Abundances in the local region. I. G and K giants.


Abstract (from CDS):

Parameters and abundances for 1133 stars of spectral types F, G, and K of luminosity class III have been derived. In terms of stellar parameters, the primary point of interest is the disagreement between gravities derived with masses determined from isochrones, and gravities determined from an ionization balance. This is not a new result per se, but the size of this sample emphasizes the severity of the problem. A variety of arguments led to the selection of the ionization-balance gravity as the working value. The derived abundances indicate that the giants in the solar region have Sun-like total abundances and abundance ratios. Stellar evolution indicators have also been investigated with the Li abundances and the [C/Fe] and C/O ratios, indicating that standard processing has been operating in these stars. The more salient result for stellar evolution is that the [C/Fe] data across the red-giant clump indicates the presence of mass-dependent mixing in accord with standard stellar evolution predictions.

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Journal keyword(s): Galaxy: abundances - stars: abundances - stars: evolution - stars: fundamental parameters

VizieR on-line data: <Available at CDS (J/AJ/150/88): table1.dat table2.dat table3.dat table4.dat table5.dat>

Simbad objects: 1119

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