Galaxy Interactions at Low and High Redshift

Galaxy Interactions at Low and High Redshift : Proceedings of the 186th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union , held at Kyoto, Japan, 26-30 August 1997

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These proceedings offer professional astronomers an overview of the rapidly advancing subject of galaxy interactions at low and high redshifts. The symposium gave participants an exciting glimpse of a developing synthesis highlighting galactic encounters and their role in the history of the Universe.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 519 pages
  • 160 x 238.8 x 25.4mm | 952.54g
  • Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • English
  • Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1999
  • XXVI, 519 p.
  • 0792358333
  • 9780792358336

Table of contents

Preface. Participants. Color plates. 1. Overview. 2. Local group. 3. Tidal interactions. 4. Mergers & remnants. 5. Starbursts. 6. Nuclear activity. 7. Groups & clusters. 8. Deep fields & evolution. 9. Perspectives. Author index. Subject index. Object index.
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