Enlighten
Research publications by members of the University of Glasgow
home > services > Enlighten

The use of principal components analysis in analysing variable star data

Kanbur, S.M., Iono, D., Tanvir, N.A., and Hendry, M.A. (2000) The use of principal components analysis in analysing variable star data. In: Impact of large-scale surveys on pulsating star research, August 1999, Budapest.

Full text not currently available from Enlighten.

Abstract

We describe the technique of principal components analysis (PCA) as applied to the analysis of variable star data. It is shown that PCA is an efficient way of describing light curve structure.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s):Hendry, Prof Martin
Authors: Kanbur, S.M., Iono, D., Tanvir, N.A., and Hendry, M.A.
Subjects:Q Science > QB Astronomy
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
Journal Name:Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series
ISSN:1050-3390

University Staff: Request a correction | Enlighten Editors: Update this record