The Paper of the Month initiative is brought to you by the Council of Fellows to highlight interesting and relevant papers published by ESO members or with special relevance to Europe.

Papers will be suggested by members of the Paper of the Month (PoM) Group. All ESO members can nominate a paper by sending it directly to Please note, you cannot nominate a paper in which you are a named author.

Members of the PoM Group: Anita Arsovska (Chair), Marialuisa Zedde, Stefano Ricci, Valdimir Nosal, Christine Roffe, Nishant Mishra, Diana Aguiar De Souza, Nicolas, Majander Martinez, Christina Kruuse, Märit Jensen, Ana Katarina Fonseca, Freimuth Brunner.