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1. Gavel, Alan A., II. W Ursae Majoris variables from the Northern Sky Variability Survey.

Degree: Thesis (M.S.), 2018, Ball State University

This study presents the investigation and modeling of two W Ursae Majoris binary systems: NSVS 3971593 and NSVS 7680691. Both were selected from the Northern Sky Variability Survey. Observations in three band-pass filters, Johnson B, Johnson V and Cousins R were completed using the 0.4 meter and 0.5 meter telescopes at the Cooper Science Observa- tory located on the Ball State University campus in Muncie, Indiana. The Image Reduction and Analysis Facility (IRAF) software was used to reduce photometric data and to perform differential aperture photometry. Light curves generated by IRAF were analyzed by the PERANSO software and by the PDM task in IRAF to determine the orbital period of each binary system. Finally, other orbital parameters of the binary systems were established using the PHOEBE software which implements the Wilson-Devinney code. Advisors/Committee Members: Berrington, Robert C. (advisor).

Subjects/Keywords: Eclipsing binaries  – Light curves.; Eclipsing binaries  – Light curves  – Mathematical models.; Ursa Major.

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APA (6th Edition):

Gavel, Alan A., I. (2018). W Ursae Majoris variables from the Northern Sky Variability Survey. (Masters Thesis). Ball State University. Retrieved from http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/201505

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Gavel, Alan A., II. “W Ursae Majoris variables from the Northern Sky Variability Survey.” 2018. Masters Thesis, Ball State University. Accessed September 27, 2020. http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/201505.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Gavel, Alan A., II. “W Ursae Majoris variables from the Northern Sky Variability Survey.” 2018. Web. 27 Sep 2020.

Vancouver:

Gavel, Alan A. I. W Ursae Majoris variables from the Northern Sky Variability Survey. [Internet] [Masters thesis]. Ball State University; 2018. [cited 2020 Sep 27]. Available from: http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/201505.

Council of Science Editors:

Gavel, Alan A. I. W Ursae Majoris variables from the Northern Sky Variability Survey. [Masters Thesis]. Ball State University; 2018. Available from: http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/201505


University of Florida

2. Rudnick, Ian Stuart, 1942-. The Light curves of W Ursae Majoris systems.

Degree: 1972, University of Florida

Subjects/Keywords: Astronomical magnitude; Eclipses; Eclipsing binary stars; Extinction; Light curves; Limb darkening; Orbital elements; Rectifiable curves; Shoulder; Variable stars; Astronomy thesis Ph. D; Double stars; Ursa Major

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APA (6th Edition):

Rudnick, Ian Stuart, 1. (1972). The Light curves of W Ursae Majoris systems. (Thesis). University of Florida. Retrieved from https://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098389

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Rudnick, Ian Stuart, 1942-. “The Light curves of W Ursae Majoris systems.” 1972. Thesis, University of Florida. Accessed September 27, 2020. https://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098389.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Rudnick, Ian Stuart, 1942-. “The Light curves of W Ursae Majoris systems.” 1972. Web. 27 Sep 2020.

Vancouver:

Rudnick, Ian Stuart 1. The Light curves of W Ursae Majoris systems. [Internet] [Thesis]. University of Florida; 1972. [cited 2020 Sep 27]. Available from: https://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098389.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Council of Science Editors:

Rudnick, Ian Stuart 1. The Light curves of W Ursae Majoris systems. [Thesis]. University of Florida; 1972. Available from: https://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098389

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation


Georgia State University

3. Brown, Morgan Alexander. The Pleiadic Age of Stuart Poesie: Restoration Uranography, Dryden's Judicial Astrology, and the Fate of Anne Killigrew.

Degree: MA, English, 2010, Georgia State University

The following Thesis is a survey of seventeenth-century uranography, with specific focus on the use of the Pleiades and Charles's Wain by English poets and pageant writers as astrological ciphers for the Stuart dynasty (1603-1649; 1660-1688). I then use that survey to address the problem of irony in John Dryden's 1685 Pindaric elegy, "To the Pious Memory of Mrs. Anne Killigrew," since the longstanding notion of what the Pleiades signify in Dryden's ode is problematic from an astronomical and astrological perspective. In his elegiac ode, Dryden translates a young female artist to the Pleiades to actuate her apotheosis, not for the sake of mere fulsome hypberbole, but in such a way that Anne (b. 1660-d. 1685) signifies for the reign of Charles II (1660-1685) in her Pleiadic catasterism. The political underpinnings of Killigrew's apotheosis reduce the probability that Dryden's hyperbole reserves pejorative ironic potential. Advisors/Committee Members: Dr. Tanya Caldwell - Committee Chair, Dr. Malinda Snow - Committee Member, Dr. Murray Brown - Committee Member.

Subjects/Keywords: Hevelius; Restoration prodigies; Restoration prodigy; birth star; Pleiads; Pleiades; Tycho Brahe; Restoration; Anne Killigrew; Ursa Major; Charles's Wain; judicial astrology; Dryden; Charls his wain; William Bradford Gardner; Edward Matthew; irony; Arcturus; Laura Brown; Howard Weinbrot; Pindar; uranography; William Lilly; Charles I; Charles II; uranology; septentrional; Polaris; Ben Jonson; Virgil; Taygete; Electra; Astronomica; Hyginus; Fasti; Ovid; coronation James I; vernal equinox; septem triones; seven stars; 1660 star; waine; Ursa Minor; Flamsteed; Halley; David Vieth; English Language and Literature

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APA (6th Edition):

Brown, M. A. (2010). The Pleiadic Age of Stuart Poesie: Restoration Uranography, Dryden's Judicial Astrology, and the Fate of Anne Killigrew. (Thesis). Georgia State University. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.gsu.edu/english_theses/77

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Brown, Morgan Alexander. “The Pleiadic Age of Stuart Poesie: Restoration Uranography, Dryden's Judicial Astrology, and the Fate of Anne Killigrew.” 2010. Thesis, Georgia State University. Accessed September 27, 2020. https://scholarworks.gsu.edu/english_theses/77.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Brown, Morgan Alexander. “The Pleiadic Age of Stuart Poesie: Restoration Uranography, Dryden's Judicial Astrology, and the Fate of Anne Killigrew.” 2010. Web. 27 Sep 2020.

Vancouver:

Brown MA. The Pleiadic Age of Stuart Poesie: Restoration Uranography, Dryden's Judicial Astrology, and the Fate of Anne Killigrew. [Internet] [Thesis]. Georgia State University; 2010. [cited 2020 Sep 27]. Available from: https://scholarworks.gsu.edu/english_theses/77.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Council of Science Editors:

Brown MA. The Pleiadic Age of Stuart Poesie: Restoration Uranography, Dryden's Judicial Astrology, and the Fate of Anne Killigrew. [Thesis]. Georgia State University; 2010. Available from: https://scholarworks.gsu.edu/english_theses/77

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

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