Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 281, Issue 1–2, pp 359–362 | Cite as

The effects of ram pressure stripping on cluster galaxies

  • Bernd Vollmer
  • Chantal Balkowski
  • Veronique Cayatte


We investigate the effects of ram pressure stripping of spiral galaxies using a numerical model that is directly confronted with interferometric observations. The current status of our research is presented.

galaxies galaxy cluster ISM ICM – ram pressure 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernd Vollmer
    • 1
  • Chantal Balkowski
    • 2
  • Veronique Cayatte
    • 2
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für RadioastronomieBonnGermany
  2. 2.Observatoire de ParisDAECMeudonFrance

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