Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 285, Issue 3–4, pp 801–824

Cocktails from the (DAW)n of Time – molecular line spectroscopy of the Interstellar Medium

  • G.J. White
  • G. MacDonald


Molecular spectral lines have provided information about interstellar clouds for six and a half decades. Here we consider results of spectral line surveys made with the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope over the frequency range 455.1 to 507.4 Ghz. The targets of the surveys are the Orion core and the Galactic centre.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G.J. White
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • G. MacDonald
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Astrophysics & Planetary ScienceUniversity of KentCanterburyEngland
  2. 2.Astrophysics Group, The Cavendish LaboratoryUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeEngland
  3. 3.Stockholm ObservatorySweden; E-mail

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