News archive

More news (from 2013 on) can be found on this page.

  • November 2012: Thin disk kinematics from RAVE and the solar motion, Pasetto et al..
    The paper is available on APJ
  • November 2012: Thick disk kinematics from RAVE and the solar motion, Pasetto et al..
    The paper is available on APJ
  • October 2012: Kinematic groups beyond the solar neighbourhood with RAVE, Antoja et al..
    The paper is available on MNRAS Letters
  • September 2012: The properties of the local spiral arms from RAVE data: two-dimensional density wave approach, Siebert et al..
    The paper is available on MNRAS
  • August 2012: Tracing the Origin of the Aquarius Stream. I, Wylie-de Boer et al..
    The paper is available on APJ
  • June 2012: Exploring the Morphology of RAVE Stellar Spectra, Matijevic et al..
    The paper is available on APJ
  • October 2011: Mary Williams receives science and engineering award of Brandenburg (Germany),
    recognizing her Aquarius Paper. The prize comes with a cash award of 20,000Euro.
  • December 2011: Metal-poor Lithium-rich Giants in the Radial Velocity Experiment Survey, Ruchti et al..
    The paper is available on ApJ
  • September 2011: The RAVE catalogue of stellar elemental abundances: first data release, Boeche et al..
    The paper is available on AJ
  • August 2011: Observational Properties of the Metal-poor Thick Disk of the Milky Way and Insights into its Origins, Ruchti et al..
    The paper is available on ApJ
  • August 2011: Distance determination for RAVE stars using stellar models. III. The
    nature of the RAVE survey and Milky Way chemistry, Burnett et al..
    The paper is available on A&A
  • June 2011: Single-lined Spectroscopic Binary Star Candidates in the RAVE Survey, Matijevič et al..
    The paper is available on AJ
  • April 2011: Local stellar kinematics from RAVE data – I. Local standard of rest by Coşkunoğlu et al.. The paper is available on MNRAS .
  • April 2011: The 3rd RAVE data release, Siebert et al.. The paper is available on AJ
  • April 2011: The new RAVE database query interface is now online.
  • January 2011: The dawning of the stream of Aquarius: nearby
    halo stream found in RAVE by Williams et al.. The paper is available on ApJ
  • November 2010: The RAVE survey: rich in metal-poor stars by Fulbright et al.. The paper is available on ApJ letters
  • November 2010: Detection of a radial velocity gradient in the extended local disc with RAVE by
    Siebert et al.. The paper is available on MNRAS
  • September 2010: Redesign of RAVE website, including Topcat access to RAVE data
    and a new Gallery section for images and movies
  • September 2010: Testing formation mechanisms of the Milky Way’s thick disc with RAVE by Wilson et al. The paper is available on MNRAS
  • August 2010: A search for new members of the beta Pic, Tuc-Hor and epsilon Cha moving groups in the RAVE database by Kiss et al. The paper is available in MNRAS
  • August 2010: Origins of the Thick Disk as Traced by the Alpha Elements of Metal-poor Giant Stars Selected from RAVE by Ruchti et al. The paper is available online in ApJ letters
  • July 2010: Distance determination for RAVE stars using stellar models II: Most likely values assuming a standard stellar evolution scenario by Zwitter et al. The paper is available in A&A
  • July 2010: Double-lined Spectroscopic Binary Stars in the Radial Velocity Experiment Survey by Matijevic et al. The paper is available in AJ
  • June 2010: RAVE DR2 distance catalogue available from Breddels et al. 2010 with paper available in A and A
  • August 2009: RAVE spectroscopy of luminous blue variables in the Large Magellanic Cloud by Munari et al. The paper is available in A and A
  • September 2008: Estimation of the Tilt of the Stellar Velocity Ellipsoid from RAVE and Implications for Mass Models by Siebert et al. The paper is available on here
  • August 2008: Diffuse interstellar bands in RAVE Survey spectra by Munari et al. The paper is available on here
  • July 2008: 2nd data release is made available: download site
  • June 2008: RAVE: Second data release paper has been accepted. The paper is available online here. The data will be made public in July.
  • January 2008: Galactic kinematics with RAVE data: I. The distribution of stars towards the Galactic poles by Veltz et al., A&A accepted. The paper is available on astro-ph
  • September 2007: Is the sky falling? Searching for stellar streams in the local Milky Way disc in the CORAVEL and RAVE surveys by Seabroke et al., MNRAS acepted. The paper is available on astro-ph.
  • May 07: Constraining the local escape speed paper by Smith et al., MNRAS accepted. The paper is available on astro-ph.
  • July 06: RAVE data release paper will appear in the October 2006 issue (Vol. 132, p. 1645) of the Astronomical Journal
  • June 06: the 1st data release paper is available on  astro-ph
  • February 06: the first Data Release is available at this location