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# References
22 57 39.05-29 37 20.1 MSA31.27.241295.266156Kalas, Graham, and Clampin 2005795.10.642


Elliptical ring


Coronagraphic Observations of Fomalhaut at Solar System Scales
Kenworthy, M.A. et al. 2013 Ap.J. 764 7
No planet detected at 4 microns 
An Interferometric Study of the Fomalhaut Inner Debris Disk. II. Keck Nuller Mid-infrared Observations
Mennesson, B. et al. 2013 Ap.J. 763 119
Small 10 micron excess 
Asteroid Belts in Debris Disk Twins: Vega and Fomalhaut
Su, K.Y.L. et al. 2013 Ap.J. 763 118
Modeling of inner debris belt 
Herschel images of Fomalhaut. An extrasolar Kuiper belt at the height of its dynamical activity
B. Acke et al. 2012 A.&A. 540 125
Herschel far-IR imagery
Constraining the Planetary System of Fomalhaut Using High-resolution ALMA Observations
Boley, A. C.; Payne, M. J.; Corder, S.; Dent, W. R. F.; Ford, E. B.; Shabram, M. 2012 Ap.J. 750 L21
870 um map of NW part of ring
On the Age and Binarity of Fomalhaut
Mamajek, E.E. 2012 Ap.J., 754 L20
Revision of Fomalhaut system age to 400 Myrs 
The lunar phases of dust grains orbiting Fomalhaut
Min, M. et al. 2010 A.&A. 509 L6
An Interferometric Study of the Fomalhaut Inner Debris Disk. I. Near-Infrared Detection of Hot Dust with VLTI/VINCI
Absil, O. et al. 2009 Ap.J. 704 150
Fomalhaut's Debris Disk and Planet: Constraining the Mass of Fomalhaut b from disk Morphology
Chiang, E., Kite, E., Kalas, P., Graham, J. R., Clampin, M., 2009, ApJ, 693, 734
MMT/AO 5 micron Imaging Constraints on the Existence of Giant Planets Orbiting Fomalhaut at ~13-40 AU
Kenworthy, M.A., et al. 2009, ApJ, 697, 1928
Refers to planets 
Extrasolar planets and brown dwarfs around A-F type stars. VI. High precision RV survey of early type dwarfs with HARPS.
Lagrange A.M., Desort M., Galland F., Udry S. and Mayor M., 2009, A&A, 495, 335
The spin-orbit alignment of the Fomalhaut planetary system probed by optical long baseline interferometry
Le Bouquin, J.-B., Absil, O., Benisty, M., Massi, F., M?rand, A., Stefl, S., 2009, A&A, 498, 41
Spitzer/Infrared Array Camera Limits to Planetary Companions of Fomalhaut and epsilon Eridani
Marengo, M. et al. 2009 Ap.J. 700 1647
Optical Images of an Exosolar Planet 25 Light-Years from Earth
Kalas, P., Graham, J. R., Chiang, E., Fitzgerald, M. P., Clampin, M., Kite, E. S., Stapelfeldt, K., Marois, C., Krist, J., 2008, Scie, 322, 1345
Geometrical and physical properties of circumbinary discs in eccentric stellar binaries
Pichardo, B., Sparke, L.S., Aguilar, L.A., 2008, MNRAS, 391, 815
Planetary embryos and planetesimals residing in thin debris discs
Quillen, A.C., Morbidelli, A., Moore, A., 2007, MNRAS, 380, 1642
Search for Cold Debris Disks around M-dwarfs. II
Lestrade, J. -F., Wyatt, M. C., Bertoldi, F., Menten, K. M., Labaigt, G., 2006, A&A, 460, 733
Predictions for a planet just inside Fomalhaut's eccentric ring
Quillen, A.C., 2006, MNRAS, 372, L14
Debris Disk Evolution around A Stars
Su, K. Y. L.; Rieke, G. H.; Stansberry, J. A.; Bryden, G.; Stapelfeldt, K. R., Trilling, D. E., Muzerolle, J., Beichman, C. A., Moro-Martin, A., Hines, D. C., Werner, M. W., 2006, ApJ, 653, 675
Dust in Resonant Extrasolar Kuiper Belts: Grain Size and Wavelength Dependence of Disk Structure
Wyatt, M.C., 2006, ApJ, 639, 1153
A planetary system as the origin of structure in Fomalhaut's dust belt
*Kalas, P., Graham, J.R., and Clampin, M. 2005 Nature 435 1067
ACS/HST image of the fomalhaut disk
Numerical Modeling of Dusty Debris Disks
Deller, A.T., & Maddison, S.T. 2005 Ap.J. 625 398
Image of Fomalhaut Dust Ring at 350 Microns: The Relative Column Density Map Shows Pericenter-Apocenter Asymmetry
Marsh, K.A., Velusamy, T., Dowell, C.D., Grogan, K., and Beichman, C. 2005 Ap.J. 20 L47
Decay of planetary debris disks
Rieke, G.H., Su, K.Y.L., Stansberry, J.A., et al., 2005, ApJ, 620, 1010
Submillimetre observations and modelling of Vega-type stars
Sheret, I., Dent, W.R.F. & Wyatt, M.C., 2004, MNRAS, 348, 1282
First Look at the Fomalhaut Debris Disk with the Spitzer Space Telescope
Stapelfeldt, K.R., et al. 2004, Ap.J.S. 154 458
Spitzer space telescope image of the disk around Fomalhaut
Submillimeter Observations of an Asymmetric Dust Disk around Fomalhaut
Holland, W.S. et al. 2003 Ap.J. 582 1141
JCMT 850 micron image of the Fomalhaut disk
Collisional processes in extrasolar planetesimal discs - dust clumps in Fomalhaut's debris disc
Wyatt, M.C., and Dent, W.R.F. 2002 MNRAS 334 589
Models of the dust structures around Vega-excess stars
Dent, W.R.F., Walker, H.J., Holland, W.S., and Greaves, J.S. 2000 MNRAS 314 702
A Bayesian Analysis of Models for the Dust Cloud around Fomalhaut
Harvey, P.M. And Jefferys, W.H. 2000 Ap.J. 538 783
ISOPHOT Observations of Dust Disks around Main Sequence (Vega-Like) Stars
Walker, H.J. & Heinrichsen, I. 2000 Icarus 143 147
Molecular line observations of southern main-sequence stars with dust disks: alpha PS A, beta Pic, epsilon ERI and HR 4796 A. Does the low gas content of the beta PIC and epsilon ERI disks hint of planets?
Liseau, R. 1999 A.&A. 348 133
How Observations of Circumstellar Disk Asymmetries Can Reveal Hidden Planets: Pericenter Glow and Its Application to the HR 4796 Disk
Wyatt, M.C., et al. 1999 Ap.J. 527 918
Submillimetre images of dusty debris around nearby stars
Holland, W.S. et al. 1998 Nature 392 788
JCMT 850 micron image of the Fomalhaut disk
Infrared Space Observatory Mapping of 60 micron Dust Emission Around Vega-type Systems
Fajardo-Acosta, S.B., Stencel, R.E., and Backman, D.E. 1997 Ap.J. 487 L151
Far-Infrared Constraints on Dust Shells around Vega-like Stars
Harvey, P.M. et al. 1996, Ap.J. 471 973
A search for molecular gas components in prototypal Vega-excess systems
Dent., W.R.F. et al. 1995 MNRAS 277 L25
Submillimeter studies of main-sequence stars
Zuckerman, B. and Becklin, E.E. 1993 Ap.J. 414 793
An optical search for beta Pictoris-like disks around nearby stars
Smith, B.A., Fountain, J.W., and Terrile, R.J. 1992 A.&A. 261 499
Dust disks around Vega-type stars
Chini, R., Kruegel, E., Kreysa, E., Shustov, B., and Tutukov, A. 1991 A.&A. 252 220
Large dust particles around main sequence stars
Chini, R., Kruegel, E., and Kreysa, E. 1990 A.&A. 227 L5
IRAS observations of matter around nearby stars
Aumann, H.H. 1985 PASP 97 885