The Araucaria Project is a collaboration between astronomers from institutions in Chile, the US and Europe. Its principal aim is to provide an improved local calibration of the extragalactic distance scale out to distances of a few Megaparsecs.

Recent papers

  • The Araucaria Project: The Distance to the Small Magellanic Cloud from Near Infrared Photometry of Type II Cepheids Ciechanowska, A. et al. 2010, AcA, 60, 233
    Posted Oct 28, 2010, 12:49 PM by Fabio Bresolin
  • The Araucaria Project. Population Effects on the V- and I-band Magnitudes of Red Clump Stars Pietrzyński, G. et al. 2010, AJ, 1038
    Posted Oct 28, 2010, 12:47 PM by Fabio Bresolin
  • The Araucaria Project: First Cepheid Distance to the Sculptor Group Galaxy NGC 7793 from Variables Discovered in a Wide-field Imaging Survey Pietrzyński, G. et al. 2010, AJ, 140, 1475
    Posted Oct 28, 2010, 12:48 PM by Fabio Bresolin
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