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DEC (J2000)
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Distance (pc)
Disk Diameter (")
Disk Diameter (AU)
How Well Resolved
At ref. wavelength (micron)
# References
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On the Unusual Gas Composition in the β Pictoris Debris Disk
Xie, J.-W., Brandeker, A., Wu, Y. 2013 Ap.J. 762 114
Hot circumstellar material resolved around β Pic with VLTI/PIONIER
Defrere, D. et al. 2012 A.A. 546 9
The position of β Pictoris b position relative to the debris disk
Lagrange, A.-M. et al. 2012 A.A. 542 40
Planet coplanar with inner inclined disk 
The Mineralogy and Structure of the Inner Debris Disk of β Pictoris
Li, D., Telesco, C.M., and Wright, C.M. 2012 Ap.J. 759 81
VLT imaging of the β Pictoris gas disk
Nilsson, R. et al. 2012 A.A. 544 134
Images in Fe I and Ca II  
A background galaxy in the field of the β Pictoris debris disk
Regibo, S. et al. 2012 A.A. 541 3
High angular resolution detection of beta Pictoris b at 2.18 microns
Bonnefoy, M. et al. 2011 A.&A. 528 L15
Exposing the Gas Braking Mechanism of the beta Pictoris Disk
Brandeker, A. 2011 Ap.J. 729 122
Millimeter imaging of the beta Pictoris debris disk: evidence for a planetesimal belt
Wilner, D.J., Andrews, A.M., Hughes, A.M. 2011 Ap.J. 727 L42
Deep near-infrared interferometric search for low-mass companions around beta Pictoris
Absil, O. et al. 2010 A.&A. 520 L2
Diagnosing Circumstellar Debris Disks
Hahn, J.M. 2010 Ap.J. 719 1699
Collisional model 
A Giant Planet Imaged in the Disk of the Young Star beta Pictoris
Lagrange, A.-M. et al. 2010 Science 329 57
First Results from Very Large Telescope NACO Apodizing Phase Plate: 4 ?m Images of The Exoplanet beta Pictoris b
Quanz, S.P. et al. 2010 Ap.J. 722 L49
The beta Pictoris disk imaged by Herschel PACS and SPIRE
Vandenbussche, B. et al. 2010 A.&A. 518 L133
Dust Distribution in the beta Pictoris Circumstellar Disks
Ahmic, M., Croll, B., and Artymowicz, P. 2009 Ap.J. 705 529
Modeling of HST/ACS images 
VLT/NACO coronagraphic observations of fine structures in the disk of beta Pictoris
Boccaletti, A., Augereau, J.-C., Baudoz, P., Pantin, E., Lagrange, A.-M., 2009, A&A, 495, 523
Orbital Constraints on the β Pic Inner Planet Candidate with Keck Adaptive Optics
Fitzgerald, M.P., Kalas, P.G., and Graham, J.R. 2009 Ap.J. 706 L41
Can gas in young debris disks be constrained by their radial brightness profiles?
Krivov, A.V., Herrmann, F., Brandeker, A., and Thebault, P. 2009 A.&A. 507 1503
Modeling of radial profiles 
Constraining the orbit of the possible companion to beta Pictoris. New deep imaging observations
Lagrange, A.-M. et al. 2009 A.&A. 506 927
A probable giant planet imaged in the beta Pictoris disk. VLT/NaCo deep L'-band imaging
Lagrange, A.-M. et al. 2009, A&A, 493, L21
Relates to planets 
Is beta Pictoris b the transiting planet of November 1981?
Lecavelier Des etangs, A., Vidal-Madjar, A., 2009, A&A, 497, 557
Relates to planets 
A submillimetre search for cold extended debris disks in the beta Pictoris moving group
Nilsson, R. et al. A.&A. 508 1057
870 micron detection 
The Frequency of Warm Debris Disks and Transition Disks in a Complete Sample of Intermediate-Mass Glimpse Stars: Placing Constraints on Disk Lifetimes
Uzpen, B., Kobulnicky, H. A., Kinemuchi, K., 2009, AJ, 137, 3329
Molecular hydrogen in the circumstellar environments of Herbig Ae/Be stars probed by FUSE
Martin-Zaidi, C., Deleuil, M., Le Bourlot, J., Bouret, J.-C., Roberge, A., Dullemond, C. P., Testi, L., Feldman, P. D., Lecavelier Des etangs, A., Vidal-Madjar, A., 2008, A&A. 484, 225
Debris Disks around Nearby Stars with Circumstellar Gas
Roberge, A., Weinberger, A.J., 2008, ApJ, 676, 509
Outer Edges of Debris Discs. How Sharp is Sharp?
Thebault, P., Wu, Y., 2008, A&A, 481, 713
High latitude gas in the beta Pictoris system. A possible origin related to falling evaporating bodies
Beust, H., & Valiron, P., 2007, A&A, 466, 201
The dust and gas around beta Pictoris
Chen, C.H., Li, A., Bohac, C., Kim, K.H., Watson, D.M., et al., 2007, ApJ, 666, 466
Collisional vaporization of dust and production of gas in the beta Pictoris dust disk
Czechowski, A., & Mann, I., 2007, ApJ, 660, 1541
Planets of beta Pictoris revisited
Freistetter, F., Krivov, A.V., & Loehne, T., 2007, A&A, 466, 389
Collisional dust avalanches in debris discs
Grigorieva, A., Artymowicz, P., Thebault, Ph., 2007, A&A, 461, 537
Survival of icy grains in debris discs. The role of photosputtering
Grigorieva, A., Thebault, Ph., Artymowicz, P., Brandeker, A., 2007, A&A, 475, 755
Planetary embryos and planetesimals residing in thin debris disks
Quillen, A.C., Morbidelli, A., & Moore, A., 2007, MNRAS, 380, 1642
Braking the gas in the beta Pictoris disk
Fernandez, R., Brandeker, A., Wu, Y., 2006, ApJ, 643, 509
Hubble space Telescope ACS multiband coronagraphic imaging of the debris disk around beta Pictoris
Golimowski, D.A, Ardila, D.R., Krist, J.E., Clampin, M., Ford, H.C., et al., 2006, AJ, 131, 3109
Nearby debris disk systems with high fractional luminosity reconsidered
Moor, A., Abraham, P., Derekas, A., Kiss, Cs., Kiss, L.L., Apai, D., Grady, C., & Henning, Th., 2006, ApJ, 644, 525
Stabilization of the disk around beta Pictoris by extremely carbon-rich gas
Roberge, A., Feldman, P.D., Weinberger, A.J., Deleuil, M., & Bouret, J.-C., 2006, Nature, 441, 724
First two micron imaging polarimetry of beta Pictoris
Tamura, M., Fukagawa, M., Kimura, H., Yamamoto, T., Suto, H & Abe, L., 2006, ApJ, 641, 1172
Dust extinction and absorption: the challenge of porous grains
Voshchinnikov, N.V., Il'in, V.B., Henning, Th., & Dubkova, D.N., 2006, A&A, 445, 167
Models beta Pic mid-IR spectra 
Mid-infrared images of beta Pictoris and the possible role of planetesimal collisions in the central disk
Telesco, C.M., et al. 2005, Nature, 433, 133
Upper limit on the gas density in the beta Pictoris system. The effect of gas drag on dust dynamics
Thebault, P., & Augereau, J.-C., 2005, A&A, 437, 141
The spatial structure of the beta Pictoris gas disk
Brandeker, A., Liseau, R., Olofsson, G. & Fridlund, M., 2004, A&A, 413, 681
VLTI and near-IR interferometric observations of vega-like stars. Radius and age of alpha PsA, beta leo, beta Pic, eps Eri and tau Cet.
Di Folco, E., Thevenin, F., kervella, P., Domiciano de Souza, A., Coude de Foresto, V., Segransan, D., & Morel, P., 2004, A&A, 426, 601
A uniform database of 2.2 - 16.5 micron spectra from the ISOCAM CVF spectrometer
Engelke, C.W., Kraemer, K.E., & Price, S.D., 2004, ApJS, 150, 343
Toward understanding the beta Pictoris dust stream
Krivov, A.V., Krivova, N.A., Solanki, S.K. & Titov, V.B., 2004, A&A, 417, 341
An early extrasolar planetary system revealed by planetesimal belts in beta Pictoris
Okamoto, Y.K., Kataza, H., Honda, M., Yamahita, T., Onaka, T., et al. 2004, Nature, 431, 660
Submillimetre observations and modelling of Vega-type stars
Sheret, I., Dent, W.R.F. & Wyatt, M.C., 2004, MNRAS, 348, 1282
Line emission from circumstellar disks around A stars
Kamp, I., van Zadelhoff, G.-J., van Dishoeck, E.F., & Stark, R., 2003, A&A, 397, 1129
The physico-chemical history of Falling Evaporating Bodies around beta Pictoris: the sublimation of refractory material
Karmann, C., Beust, H., & Klinger, J., 2003, A&A, 409, 347
A stream of particles from the beta Pictoris disc: a possible ejection mechanism
Krivova, N.A., & Solanki, S.K., 2003, A&A, 402, L5
The 1.2 mm image of the beta Pictoris disk
Liseau, R., Brandeker, A., Fridlund, M., Olofsson, G., Takeuchi, T. & Artymowicz, P., 2003, A&A, 402, 183
Disk slightly resolved in 1 axis 
Dust production from collisions in extrasolar planetary systems. The inner beta Pictoris disc
Thebault, P., Augereau, J.-C., & Beust, H., 2003, A&A, 408, 775
The inner rings of beta Pictoris
Wahhaj, Z., Koerner, D.W., Ressler, M.E., Werner, M.W., Backman, D.E., & Sargent, A.I., 2003, ApJ, 584, L27
4 non-coplanar rings? 
The first spatially resolved mid-infrared spectroscopy of beta Pictoris
Weinberger, A.J., Becklin, E.E., Zuckerman, B., 2003, ApJ, 584, L33
Dynamical modeling of large scale asymmetries in the beta Pictoris dust disk
Augereau, J.-C., Nelson, R.P., Lagrange, A.M., Papaloizou, J.C.B., & Mouillet, D., 2001, A&A, 370, 447
Processing of silicate dust grains in Herbig Ae/Be systems
Bouwman, J., Meeus, G., de Koter, A., Hony, S., Dominik, C., & Waters, L.B.F.M., 2001, A&A, 375, 950
Stellar encounters with the beta Pictoris planetesimal system
Kalas, P., Deltorn, J.-M., & Larwood, J., 2001, ApJ, 553, 410
The physico-chemical history of Falling Evaporating Bodies around beta Pictoris: investigating the presence of volatiles
Karmann, C., Beust, H., & Klinger, J., 2001, A&A, 372, 616
Close stellar encounters with planetesimal discs: the dynamics of asymmetry in the beta Pictoris system
Larwood, J.D., & Kalas, P.G., 2001,MNRAS, 323, 402
Deficiency of molecular hydrogen in the disk of beta Pictoris
Lecavelier des etangs, A., et al. 2001, Nature, 412, 706
Falling evaporating bodies in the beta Pictoris system. Resonance refilling and long term duration of the phenomenon
Thebault, P., & Beust, H., 2001, A&A, 376, 621
Substantial reservoirs of molecular hydrogen in the debris disks around young stars
Thi, W.F., et al. 2001, Nature, 409, 60
H2 and CO emission from disks around T Tauri and Herbig Ae pre-main-sequence stars and from debris disks around young stars: warm and cold circumstellar gas
Thi, W.F., van Dishoeck, E.F., Blake, G.A., van Zadelhoff, G.J., Horn, J., Becklin, E.E., Mannings, V. et al. 2001, ApJ, 561, 1074
Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph coronagraphic observations of beta Pictoris
*Heap, S.R., Lindler, D.J., Lanz, T.M., Cornett, R.H., Hubeny, I., Maran, S.P., & Woodgate, B., 2000, ApJ, 539, 435
HST/STIS coronagraph image of beta Pic disk in broadband visible light
beta Pictoris and other solar systems
Artymowicz, P., 2000, SSRv, 92, 69
Falling evaporating bodies as a clue to outline the structure of the beta Pictoris young planetary system
Beust, H., & Morbidelli, A., 2000, Icarus, 143, 170
Models of the dust structures around Vega-excess stars
Dent, W.R.F., Walker, H.J., Holland, W.S., & Greaves, J.S., 2000, MNRAS, 314, 702
Rings in the planetesimal disk of beta Pictoris
Kalas, P., Larwood, J., Smith, B.A., & Schultz, A., 2000, ApJ, 530, L133
CO in the circumstellar disks of vega and beta Pictoris
Kamp, I., & Bertoldi, F., 2000, A&A, 353, 276
Size distribution of dust in circumstellar debris discs
Krivov, A.V., Mann, I., Krivova, N.A., 2000, A&A, 362, 1127
The disk of beta Pictoris in the light of polarimetric data
Krivova, N.A., Krivov, A.V., & Mann, I., 2000, ApJ, 539, 424
Possible emission lines from the gaseous beta Pictoris disk
Lecavelier des etangs, A., et al. 2000, A&A, 356, 691
ISOPHOT observations of dust disks around main sequence (vega-like) stars
Walker, H.J., & Henrichsen, I., 2000, Icarus, 143, 147
The age of beta Pic type stars: Vega, Fomalhaut, beta Pic and HR 4796
Barrado y Navascues, D., 1999, Ap&SS, 263, 235
The age of beta Pictoris
Barrado y Navascues, D., Stauffer, J.R., song, I., & Caillault, J.-P., 1999, ApJ, 520, L123
An infrared image of the dust disc around beta Pic
Heinrichsen, I., Walker, J.H., Klaas, U., Sylvester, R.J. & Lemke, D., 1999, MNRAS, 304, 589
Disk resolved at 25 and 60 micron with ISO 
Molecular line observations of southern main-sequence stars with dust disks: alpha PsA, beta Pic, eps Eri and HR 4796A. Does the low gas content of the beta Pic and eps Eri disks hint at the presence of planets?
Liseau, R., 1999, A&A, 348, 133
Circumstellar disc of beta Pictoris: constraints on grain properties from polarization
Voshchinnikov, N.V. & Krugel, E., 1999, A&A, 352, 508
The beta Pictoris circumstellar disk. XXV. The Ca II absorption lines and the Falling Evaporating Bodies model revisited using UHRF observations
Beust, H., Lagrange, A.-M., Crawford, I.A., Goudard, C., Spyromilio, J., & Vidal-Madjar, A., 1998, A&A, 338, 1015
Submillimetre images of dusty debris around nearby stars
Holland, W.S., Greaves, J.S., Zuckerman, B., Webb, R.A., McCarthy, C., Coulson, I.M., Walther, D.M., Dent, W.R.F., Gear, W.K., & Robson, I., 1998, Nature, 392, 788
The beta Pictoris circumstellar disk. XXIV. Clues to the origin of the stable gas
Lagrange, A.-M., Beust, H., Mouillet, D., Deleuil, M., Feldman, P.D., et al., 1998, A&A, 330, 1091
Planetary migration and sources of dust in the beta Pictoris disk
Lecavelier des etangs, A., et al. 1998, A&A, 337, 501
A comet dust model for the beta Pictoris disk
Li, A., & Greenberg, J,M., 1998, A&A, 331, 291
High sensitivity search for molecular gas in the beta Pic disk. On the low gas-to-dust mass ratio of the circumstellar disk around beta Pictoris.
Liseau, R., & Artymowicz, P., 1998, A&A, 334, 935
beta Pictoris, a young planetary system? A review.
Vidal-Madjar, A., Lecavelier des etangs, A., & Ferlet, R., 1998, P&SS, 46, 629
Radiation-induced warping of protostellar accretion disks
Armitage, P.J., & Pringle, J.E., 1997, ApJ, 488, L47
Dust around main-sequence stars: Nature or nuture by the interstellar medium?
Artymowicz, P., & Clampin, M., 1997, ApJ, 490, 863
beta Pictoris light variations. II. Scattering by a dust cloud
Lamers, H.J.G.L.M., Lecavelier des etangs, A., & Vidal-Madjar, A., 1997, A&A, 328, 321
beta Pictoris light variations. I. The planetary hypothesis
Lecavelier des etangs, A., Vidal-Madjar, A., Burki, G., Lamers, H.J.G.L.M., et al. 1997, A&A, 328, 311
A stellar coronagraph for the COME-ON-PLUS adaptive optics system. II/ First astronomical results
Mouillet, D., Lagrange, A.-M., Beuzit, J.-L., & Renaud, N., 1997, A&A, 324, 1083
A planet on an inclined orbit as an explanation of the warp in the beta Pictoris disc
Mouillet, D., Larwood, J.D., Papaloizou, J.C.B. & Lagrange, A.-M., 1997, MNRAS, 292, 896
Mid-infrared images and models of the beta Pictoris dust disk
Pantin, E., Lagage, P.O., & Artymowicz, P., 1997, A&A, 327, 1123
Comet Hale-Bopp, Circumstellar Dust and the interstellar medium
Waelkens, C., Malfait, K., & Waters, L.B.F.M., 1997 EM&P, 79, 265
Mean-motion resonance as a source for infalling comets toward beta Pictoris
Beust, H., & Morbidelli, A., 1996, Icarus, 120, 358
The beta Pictoris circumstellar disk. XXII. Investigating the model of multiple cometary infalls
Beust, H., Lagrange, A.-M., Plazy, F., & Mouillet, D., 1996, A&A, 310, 181
beta Pictoris: its evolutionary status
Brunini, A., Benvenuto, O.G., 1996, MNRAS, 283, L84
Far-infrared constraints on dust shells around Vega-like stars
Harvey, P.M., Smith, B.J., Di Francesco, J., Colome, C., & Low, F.J., 1996, ApJ, 471, 973
HST/GHRS observations of the beta Pictoris system. II. Exploring the potential for tracking comet-like objects orbiting the star
Hubeny, I., & Heap, S.R., 1996, ApJ, 470, 1144
The detectability of beta Pic-like circumstellar disks around nearby main sequence stars
Kalas, P., & Jewitt, D., 1996, AJ, 111, 1347
Perturbations of a planet on the beta Pictoris circumstellar disk. 3. Time sccale of collisional destruction versus resonance time scale.
Lecavelier des etangs, A., Scholl, H., Roques, F., Sicardy, B., & Vidal-Madjar, A., 1996 Icarus, 123, 168
Dust distribution in disks supplied by small bodies: is the beta Pictoris diska gigantic multi-cometary tail?
Lecavelier des etangs, A., Vidal-Madjar, A., & Ferlet, R., 1996, A&A, 307, 542
CO around young stars with dust disks: Vega and beta Pictoris
Rentzsch-Holm, I., Holweger, H. & Bertoldi, F., 1996, AGAb, 12, 25
A search for moleclar gas components in prototypal Vega-excess systems
Dent, W.R.F., Greaves, J.S., Mannings, V., Coulson, I.M., & Walther, D.M., 1995, MNRAS, 277, L25
Gas around beta Pictoris: an upper limit on the HI content
Freudling, W., Lagrange, A.-M., Vidal-Madjar, A., Ferlet, R. & Forveille, T., 1995, A&A, 301, 231
A numerical study of the formation of giant planets and dynamical model of the phenomenon of a change in the UV spectrum of beta Pictoris
Gor'Kavyi, N.N., 1995, Ap&SS, 223, 156
Asymmetries in the beta Pictoris dust disk
Kalas, P., & Jewitt, D., 1995, AJ, 110, 794
Radio continuum emission from stars: a catalogue update
Wendker, H.J., 1995, A&AS, 109, 177
The effects of stellar rotation on the absorption spectra of comets orbiting beta Pictoris
Beust, H., & Lissauer, J.J., 1994, A&A, 282, 804
Dust depletion in the inner disk of beta Pictoris as a possible indicator of planets
Lagage, P.O., & Pantin, E., 1994, Nature, 369, 628
Is there a planet around beta Pictoris? Perturbations of a planet on a circumstellar disk 2. The analytical model
Lazzardo, D., Sicardy, B., Roques, F., & Greenberg, R., 1994, Icarus, 108, 59
Secular resonances and cometary orbits in the beta Pictoris system
Levison, H.F., Duncan, M.J., & Wetherill, G.W., 1994, Nature, 372, 441
Is there a planet around beta Pictoris? Perturbations of a planet on a circumstellar disk
Roques, F., Scholl, H., Sicardy, B., & Smith, B.A., 1994, Icarus, 108, 37
CO depletion in the protoplanetary disk of beta Pictoris
Savoldini, M., & Galletta, G., 1994, A&A, 285, 467
Mid-infrared spectroscopy of beta Pictoris: constraints on the dust grain size
Aitken, D.K., Moore, J.T., Roche, P.F., Smith, C.H., & Wright, C.M., 1993, MNRAS, 265, L41
A hydrodynamical model for infalling evaporating bodies in the beta Pictoris circumstellar disk
Beust, H., & Tagger, M., 1993, Icarus, 106, 42
Coronagraphic imaging of the beta Pictoris circumstellar disk: evidence of changing disk structure within 100 AU
Golimowski, D.A., Durrance, S.T., & Clampin, M., 1993, ApJ, 411, L41
The silicates in the disk of beta Pictoris
Knacke, R.F., Fajardo-Acosta, S.B., Telesco, C.M., Hackwell, J.A., Lynch, D.K., & Russell, R.W., 1993, ApJ, 418, 440
Observation of the central part of the beta Pictoris disk with an anti-blooming CCD
Lecavelier des etangs, A., Perrin, G., Ferlet, R., Vidal-Madjar, A., Colas, F., et al., 1993, A&A, 274, 877
Submillimeter studies of main-sequence stars
Zuckerman, B., & Becklin, E.E., 1993, ApJ, 414, 793
Infrared observations and thermal models of the beta Pictoris disk
Backman, D.E., Gillett, F.C., & Witteborn, F.C., 1992, ApJ, 385, 670
Newly identified main-sequence A stars with circumstellar dust
Cheng, K.-P., Bruhweiler, F.C., Kondo, Y & Grady, C.A., 1992, ApJ, 396, L83
Velocity streaming of IRAs main-sequence disks tars and the episodic enhancement of particulate disks by interstellar clouds
Whitmire, D.P., Matese, J.J., & Whitman, P.G., 1992, ApJ, 388, 190
Search for Vega-like nearby stars with 12 micron excess
Aumann, H.H., & Probst, R.G., 1991, ApJ, 368, 264
The beta Pictoris protoplanetary system. XII. Planetary perturbations in the disk and star-grazing bodies
Beust, H., Vidal-Madjar, A. & Ferlet, R., 1991, A&A, 247, 505
JHKLM standard stars in the ESO system
Bouchet, P., Schmider, F.X., & Manfroid, J., 1991, A&AS, 91, 409
Dust disks around Vega-type stars
Chini, R., Krugel, E., Shustov, B., Tutukov, A., & Kreysa, E., 1991, A&A, 252, 220
Anomalous infrared emitters among A-type stars
Jaschek, C., Jaschek, M., Egret, D., & Andrillat, Y., 1991, A&A, 252, 229
On the evolutionary status of beta Pictoris
Paresce, F., 1991, A&A, 247, L25
An IRAS survey of main sequence B, A and F stars
Patten, B.M., & Willson, L.A., 1991, AJ, 102, 323
Detection of silicates in the beta Pictoris disk
Telesco, C.M., & Knacke, R.F., 1991, ApJ, 372, L29
The beta Pictoris circumstellar disk. X. Numerical simulations of infalling evaporating bodies
Beust, H., Lagrange-Henri, A.-M., Vidal-Madjar, A., & Ferlet, R., 1990, A&A, 236, 202
The density distribution in the beta Pictoris dust disk
Nakano, T., 1990, ApJ, 355, L43
The structure of the beta Pictoris circumstellar disk from combined IRAS and coronagraphic observations
Artymowicz, P., Burrows, C. & Paresce, F., 1989, apJ, 337, 494
The beta Pictoris circumstellar disk. IX. Theoretical results on the infal velocities of Ca II, Al III and Mg II
Beust, H., Lagrange-Henri, A.-M., Vidal-Madjar, A., & Ferlet, R., 1989, A&A, 223, 304
Erosion of circumstellar particle disks by interstellar dust
Lissauer, J.J. & Griffith, C.A., 1989, ApJ, 340, 468
Models of dust envelopes around Vega-like stars
Men'shchikov, A.B., 1989, AN, 310, 333
Radiation pressure forces on particles in the beta Pictoris system
Artmowicz, P., 1988, ApJ, 335, L79
Formation of planets around stars of various masses - II. Stars of two and three solar masses and the origin and evolution of circumstellar dust clouds
Nakano, T., 1988, MNRAS, 230, 551
Resolution of the circumstellar disk of beta Pictoris at 10 and 20 micron
Telesco, C.M., Becklin, E.E., Wolstencroft, R.D., & Decher, R., 1988, Nature, 335, 51
A brown dwarf companion as an explanation of the asymmetry in the beta Pictoris disk
Whitmire, D.P., Matese, J.J., & Tomley, L.J., 1988, A&A, 203, L13
Broad-band imaging of the beta Pictoris circumstellar disk
Paresce, F., & Burrows, C., 1987, ApJ, 319, L23
Inversion equation for the study of circumstellar dust shells. Application to beta Pictoris
Buitrago, J., & Mediavilla, E., 1986, A&A, 162, 95
A circumstellar disk around beta Pictoris
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