Title: The B[e] Phenomenom: Forty Years of Studies
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Editors: Miroshnichenko, A.|Zharikov, S.|Korcakova, D.
The B[e] Phenomenon: Forty Years of Studies
3rd International Conference on Studies of the B[e] Phenomenon
June 26 – July 1, 2016

This volume contains the proceedings of the international conference “The B[e] Phenomenon. Forty Years of Studies” held at the Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. The phenomenon is defined as the presence of forbidden emission lines in the spectra of B-type stars along with a strong excess of infrared radiation due to circumstellar dust. It is observed in stellar systems over a wide range of masses and ages surrounded by large and dense disks and has been recognized in pre-main-sequence Herbig Ae/Be stars, dusty symbiotic binaries, supergiants with slow winds, proto-planetary nebulae, and some binary systems that pass through non-conservative mass exchange phases.

Studies of the B[e] phenomenon have resulted in the discovery of circumstellar disks around Herbig Ae/Be stars that led to a new theoretical approach to dusty disk modeling and planet formation. A long-term monitoring of the binary Luminous Blue Variable  Carinae changed our understanding of the post-main-sequence evolution of massive stars. B[e] studies also led to the discovery of maser and laser line emission in the enigmatic object MWC349A.

The conference addressed new results obtained since the previous meeting held in 2005 including theoretical studies of stellar evolution and formation of circumstellar matter, multicolor photometry, high-resolution spectroscopy, interferometry, monitoring programs, and discoveries of new objects with the B[e] phenomenon in the Milky Way and closest galaxies. This volume will be of interest to specialists working in various fields of astrophysics, such as evolution of stars and galaxies, interacting binary systems, radiation transfer, and massive surveys of astronomical objects.
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Front Matter   
Front Matter 1 Miroshnichenko, A.; Zharikov, S.; Korcakova, D.
Conference Photos 2 Miroshnichenko, A.; Zharikov, S.; Korcakova, D.
Session I. Introduction to the Phenomenon and Physics of the Relevant Processes   
Introduction to the B[e] Phenomenon 3 Oudmaijer, R. D.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.
New Insights into Radiation Line-Driven Winds 11 Cidale, L.; Venero, R. O. J.; Curé, M.; Haucke, M.
Modeling sgB[e] Circumstellar Disks 17 Kurfürst, P.; Feldmeier, A.; Krtička, J.
Physics of Classical Be Stars and Possible Connection to the B[e] Phenomenon 23 Okazaki, A. T.
The Viscous Disk Properties of 80 Be Stars 33 Vieira, R. G.; Carciofi, A. C.
The Viscous Decretion Disk Model of the Classical Be Star β CMi Revisited 39 Klement, R.; Carciofi, A.C.; Rivinius, Th.
Clumping in Massive Star Winds and Its Possible Connection to the B[e] Phenomenon 45 Kubátová, B.; Kubát, J.; Hamann, W.-R.; Oskinova, L.
Characterizing Classical Be Stars via Intermediate-band Photometry 51 Kaltcheva, N.; Golev, V.
New Insights on What, Where, and How Dust Forms in Evolved Stars 57 Cherchneff, I.; Sarangi, A.
Accretion Disks, Magnetospheres, and Disk Winds as Emitters of the Hydrogen Lines in Herbig Ae/Be Stars 67 Tambovtseva, L. V.; Grinin, V. P.; Weigelt, G.; Schertl, D.; Hofmann, K.-H.; Caratti o Garatti, A.; Garcia Lopez, R.
Mass and Angular Momentum Loss of B[e] Stars via Decretion Disks 73 Krtička, J. K.; Owocki, S. P.; Kurfürst, P.
Session II. Evolution of Single Stars and Binary Systems   
Critically Rotating Post-Main Sequence Stars Hosting a Viscous Decretion Disk 81 Granada, A.; Sigut, A.; Jones, C.; Georgy, C.; Ekström, S.; Meynet, G.
Disk Formation in Oblate B[e] Stars 87 Araya, I.; Arcos, C.; Curé, M.
Difference Frequencies of Non-radial Pulsation Modes and Repetitive Outbursts in Classical Be Stars 93 Baade, D.; Rivinius, T.; Pigulski, A.; Carciofi, A.; BEST
The Advanced Stages of Stellar Evolution: Impact of Mass Loss, Rotation, and Link With B[e] Stars 99 Georgy, C.; Saio, H.; Ekström, S.; Meynet, G.
The Envelopes of B[e] Supergiants in the Magellanic Clouds as Seen by Polarimetry 109 Seriacopi, D. B.; Carciofi, A. C.; Magalhães, A. M.
Rayleigh Scattering by Helium in Stellar Atmospheres 115 Fišák, J.; Kubát, J.; Krtička, J.
Evolution of Intermediate Mass and Massive Binary Stars: Physics, Mass Loss, and Rotation 121 Vanbeveren, D.; Mennekens, N.
Radiative Transfer in Decretion Disks of Be Binaries 131 Panoglou, D.; Faes, D. M.; Carciofi, A. C.; Okazaki, A. T.; Rivinius, Th.
On the Binary Origin of FS CMa Stars: Young Massive Clusters as Test Beds 137 de la Fuente, D.; Najarro, F.; Garcia, M.
Tracing the B[e] Phenomenon with the Narrow-Band Δ a Photometric System 143 Paunzen, E.; Janík, J.; Kurfürst, P.; Liška, J.; Netopil, M.; Skarka, M.; Zejda, M.
Session III. Observational Techniques and Applications   
Polarimetry as a Tool to Study Multi-Dimensional Winds and Disks 151 Vink, J. S.
Probing Gas and Dust around B[e] Stars at the Highest Angular Resolution: A Decade of Interferometric Studies 163 Meilland, A.
Session IV. Groups of Object with the B[e] Phenomenon. Overview of Major Results   
The B[e] Phenomenon in Pre-Main-Sequence Herbig Ae/Be Stars 175 Oudmaijer, R. D.
Disk Wind in the Radiation of Two Herbig Ae/Be Stars: MWC 480 and IL Cep 185 Grinin, V.; Tambovtseva, L.; Potravnov, I.; Mkrtichian, D.
The Results of SED Simulations for a Young B–Type Star IRAS 22150+6109 191 Zakhozhay, O.V.; Miroshnichenko, A.S.; Kuratov, K.S.; Zakhozhay, V.A.; Khokhlov, S.A.; Zharikov, S.V.; Manset, N.
Post-AGB Binaries and Their Connection to the B[e] Phenomenon 197 Van Winckel, H.
Central Stars of Mid-Infrared Nebulae Discovered with Spitzer and WISE 207 Gvaramadze, V. V.; Kniazev, A. Y.
B[e] Supergiants' Circumstellar Environment: Disks or Rings? 213 Maravelias, G.; Kraus, M.; Aret, A.; Cidale, L.; Arias, M. L.; Borges Fernandes, M.
Spectroscopic Diagnostics for Circumstellar Disks of B[e] Supergiants 219 Kraus, M.
A Search for New Objects with the B[e] Phenomenon 229 Kuratova, A. K.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Kuratov, K. S.; Naurzbayeva, A. Z.; Alimgazinova, N. Sh.; Manapbayeva, A. B.
Are B[e] Stars of FS CMa–Type Related to Double Periodic Variables? 233 Mennickent, R.
Similarities in the Structure of the Circumstellar Environments of B[e] Supergiants and Yellow Hypergiants 239 Aret, A.; Kolka, I.; Kraus, M.; Maravelias, G.
Modeling and Observations of Massive Binaries with the B[e] Phenomenon 245 Lobel, A.; Martayan, C.; Mehner, A.; Groh, J. H.
Newly Discovered B[e] Stars in the Magellanic Clouds 255 Kamath, D.; Van Winckel, H.; Wood, P. R.
A Study of Massive Stars Evolving toward the Wolf-Rayet Stage 261 Maryeva, O. V.; Klochkova, V. G.; Chentsov, E. L.; Polcaro, V. F.; Rossi, C.; Viotti, R. F.
The Jet from MWC 137 Points at a Supergiant B[e] Star in a Binary 267 Mehner, A.; de Wit, W.J.; Groh, J.H.; Oudmaijer, R.D.; Baade, D.; Rivinius, Th.; Selman, F.; Boffin, H.M.J.; Martayan, C.
B[e] Supergiants with No Dust Emission 273 Graus, A. S.; Oey, M. S.; Lamb, J. B.
The Photoionized Disk Wind in MWC 349AOrigin of the photo-ionized wind in MWC349A 279 Báez-Rubio, A.; Martín-Pintado, J.
FS CMa Type Objects – Products of Intermediate-Mass Non-Conservative Evolution 285 Miroshnichenko, A. S.
Short-Term Spectral Variability in the Binary FS CMa-Type Object MWC 728 295 Zharikov, S. V.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.
Long-Term Spectroscopic Monitoring of B[e] Stars at the Ondřejov Observatory 301 Korčáková, D.; Polster, J.; Jeřábková, T.; Rutsch, P.; Kříček, R.; Kučerová, B.; Šlechta, M.; Škoda, P.; Votruba, V.; Juryšek, J.; Kubát, J.
B[e] Star CI Cam: Eighteen Years of Research 307 Goranskij, V. P.; Barsukova, E. A.; Bjorkman, K. S.; Burenkov, A. N.; Klochkova, V. G.; Manset, N.; Metlova, N. V.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Panchuk, V. E.; Yushkin, M. V.; Zharikov, S. V.
The B[e] Phenomenon in Symbiotic Binaries 313 Skopal, A.
Analysis of the V-Band Light Curve of the Be Star ω CMa with the Viscous Decretion Disk Model 323 Ghoreyshi, M.R.; Carciofi, A.C.
Be Stars Observational Survey: BeSOS 329 Kanaan, S.; Arcos, C.
Unveiling the Puzzling Herbig Be Star V730 Cep 335 Potravnov, I. S.; Grinin, V. P.; Mkrtichian, D. E.
What Is to Be Done? 341 Shore, S. N.
Session V. Posters   
Optical Study of the Be Star μ Centauri 353 Aguayo, G.; Mennickent, R.; Rivinius, Th.; Granada, A.
Spectroscopy and Photometry of MWC 137 355 Alimardanova, F.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Zharikov, S. V.; Rudy, R. J.; Manset, N.; Kusakin, A. V.; Kuratov, K. S.; Khokhlov, S.
A New Outburst of the Yellow Hypergiant Star ρ Cas 357 Aret, A.; Kraus, M.; Kolka, I.; Maravelias, G.
K-band Spectra of Massive Stars in Transition Phases 359 Arias, M. L.; Torres, A. F.; Cidale, L.; Kraus, M.
Long-Term Photometric Monitoring of Objects with the B[e] Phenomenon 361 Arkharov, A. A.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Larionov, V. M.; Zharikov, S. V.; Efimova, N.; Klimanov, S.
An Echelle Catalog of OB Stars 365 Arias, L.; Arrieta, A.; Payen-Sandoval, A.; Serna-Duarte, E.; Zsargo, J.; Georgiev, L. N.; Fierro, C. R.; Klapp, J.; Koenigsberger, G.
New Spectroscopic Analysis and Light Curve Model of the Eclipsing Binary V356 Sgr 367 Cabezas, M.; Mennickent, R.; Djurasević, G.
An H-Band Survey of B[e] Stars With the APOGEE Spectrograph 369 Chojnowski, S. D.; Miroshnichenko, A.; Whelan, D.; Wisniewski, J.; Stringfellow, G.; Feuillet, Di.; Holtzman, J.
The Spectral Variability of HD 200775 in the Low Activity Phase 371 Ismailov, N. Z.; Alishov, S. A.; Bashirova, U. Z.
B[e] Properties in the Spectrum of 48 Lib 373 Ismailov, N. Z.; Maharramov, Y. M.
Time-Dependent Spectral Feature Variations of the FS CMa Star HD 50138 375 Jeřábková, T.; Korčáková, D.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Danford, S.; Zharikov, S. V.; Kříček, R.; Zasche, P.; Votruba, V.; Šlechta, M.; Škoda, P.; Janík, J.
Fundamental Parameters and Spectral Variations of HD 85567 377 Khokhlov, S. A.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Mennickent, R.; Cabezas, M.; Reichart, D. E.; Ivarsen, K. M.; Haislip, J. B.; Nysewander, M. C.; LaCluyze, A. P.
Clumpy Molecular Structures Revolving the B[e] Supergiant MWC 137 381 Kraus, M.; Cidale, L. S.; Liimets, T.; Cappa, C. E.; Duronea, N.; Gunawan, D.S.; Oksala, M. E.; Santander-García, M.; Arias, M. L.; Nickeler, D. H.; Maravelias, G.; Borges Fernandes, M.; Curé, M.
Ultraviolet Variability of B[e] Stars 383 Krtička, J.; Krtičková, I.
Be-Phenomenon in Neutron Star X-ray Binaries 385 Kühnel, M.; Kretschmar, M. K. P.; Fürst, F.; Pottschmidt, K.; Hemphill, P.; Rothschild, R. E.; Okazaki, A. T.; Sagredo, M.; Wilms, J.
Observations of Newly Found Objects With the B[e] Phenomenon 387 Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Polcaro, V. F.; Rossi, C.; Zharikov, S. V.; Rudy, R. J.; Kusakin, A. V.; Kuratov, K. S.; Naurzbayeva, A. Zh.; Alimgazinova, N. Sh.; Manapbayeva, A. B.; Manset, N.
High-Resolution Spectroscopy and Optical Photometry of MWC 349A and MWC 349B 389 Manset, N.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Zharikov, S. V.; Kusakin, A. V.
The Be Phenomenon in the Mono-Periodic STEREO Star 13 Tau 393 Ozuyar, D.; Stevens, I. R.
Attenuation of the Light Curves of the Symbiotic Binary SY Mus by Circumstellar Material 397 Shagatova, N.; Skopal, A.
B[e] Phenomenon in the D-type Symbiotic Star V1016 Cyg 399 Sekeráš, M.; Skopal, A.
Spectroscopic Variations of the B[e] Star IRAS 17449+2320 401 Sestito, F.; Shore, S. N.; Korčáková, D.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Zharikov, S. V.
When Be Stars Talk: A Detection of the Bursting Be Stars 403 Votruba, V.; Mowlavi, N.; Koubský, P.; Korčáková, D.
High Galactic Latitude FS CMa–Type Object FBS 0022–021 405 Zharikov, S. V.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Tovmassian, G.; Reichart, D. E.; Haislip, J. B.; Ivarsen, K. M.; LaCluyze, A. P.; Moore, J. P.
A Mega-Grid of CMFGEN Model Atmospheres for Rapid Analysis of Stellar Spectra 407 Zsargo, J.; Arrieta, A.; Fierro, C.; Klapp, J.; Hillier, D. J.; Arias, L.; Mendoza, J.; Georgiev, L. N.
Accretion Disks in Algols: Progenitors and Evolution 409 van Rensbergen, W.; de Greve, J. P.
Spectral Variations and Simple Models of FS CMa 411 Kříček, R.; Korčáková, D.; Jeřábková, T.; Klement, R.; Miroshnichenko, A. S.; Danford, S.; Kubát, J.; Kučerová, B.; Škoda, P.; Šlechta, M.
Back Matter   
Author Index 413 Miroshnichenko, A.; Zharikov, S.; Korcakova, D.
Object Index 416 Miroshnichenko, A.; Zharikov, S.; Korcakova, D.
Back Matter 421