F-stars in Hyades show solar-like oscillations

The Hyades cluster was observed during the K2 mission, and one of the results; the first ever detections of solar-like oscillations in main-sequence stars in an open cluster, is published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society of 11 December 2016. SAC's Mikkel Lund is head author.

2016.12.20 | Ole J. Knudsen

Hyades open cluster in Taurus. Credit: Jerry Lodriguss

The paper in MNRAS can be found here.

A short overview of the results can be found in phys.org here.

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