Published: February 14, 2012
Richard DeCoster's student, Alex Antonow, will be presenting their research poster at an undergraduate research symposium at Loyola Marymount University.
Also, Dr. DeCoster has continued to intermittently monitor their originally discovered variable (in the IR) target with the 24inch telescope at Yerkes Observatory and with SkyNet. No significant variation in the optical has yet been seen. He has also been monitoring some of Henrietta Leavitt's cepheids in SMC for the upcoming 100th Anniversary of her 1912 paper.