Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects (Last update: 18-Dec-2020)
Result of query: info cati WIRED$
Details on Acronym: WIRED WIRED (WISE InfraRed Excesses around Degenerates)
Object:WD (SIMBAD class: WD* = White Dwarf)
Note:Cross-correlation of the preliminary SDSS DR7 WD catalog between the WISE, 2MASS, UKIDSS and SDSS DR7 photometric catalogs.
, HOARD D.W., WACHTER S., LEISAWITZ D.T., COHEN M.
Astrophys. J., Suppl. Ser., 197, 38 (2011)
The WIRED survey. II. Infrared excesses in the SDSS DR7 white dwarf catalog.
oTables 1-3: <WIRED JHHMMSS.ss+DDMMSS.s> (Nos 1-1527).
Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)