Galaxies in the Local Volume

  • H. Jerjen
  • Bärbel Silvia Koribalski

Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings book series (ASSSP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-18
  2. Invited and Contributed Talks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. R. Brent Tully
      Pages 3-12
    3. Renée C. Kraan-Korteweg, N. Shafi, B. S. Koribalski, L. Staveley-Smith, P. Buckland, P. A. Henning et al.
      Pages 13-16
    4. Igor D. Karachentsev, Valentina Karachentseva, Walter Huchtmeier, Dmitry Makarov, Serafim Kaisin, Margarita Sharina et al.
      Pages 21-30
    5. Anton Tikhonov, Anatoly Klypin
      Pages 31-36
    6. Guilhem Lavaux, R. Mohayaee, S. Colombi, R. B. Tully
      Pages 37-40
    7. Bärbel S. Koribalski
      Pages 41-44
    8. Emma Kirby, Helmut Jerjen, Stuart Ryder, Simon Driver
      Pages 49-52
    9. Ángel R. López-Sánchez, Bärbel Koribalski, César Esteban, Jorge García-Rojas
      Pages 53-56
    10. Tom Oosterloo, Katarina Kovač, Thijs van der Hulst, Marc Verheijen, Emma Ryan-Weber
      Pages 57-60
    11. Ayesha Begum, Jayaram N. Chengalur, Igor D. Karachentsev, Margrita Sharina, Serafim Kaisin
      Pages 61-64
    12. Jayaram N. Chengalur, Ayesha Begum, Igor D. Karachentsev, Margrita Sharina, Serafim Kaisin
      Pages 65-68
    13. Amanda A. Kepley, Stefanie Mühle, Eric M. Wilcots, John Everett, Ellen Zweibel, Timothy Robishaw et al.
      Pages 73-76
    14. Lister Staveley-Smith
      Pages 77-80

About these proceedings

Introduction

Studies of Nearby Galaxies are currently the focus of many observations and numerical simulations. This book presents an overview of the galaxies within the Local Volume (D < 10 Mpc), including the Local Group (D < 1 Mpc) and our closest neighbours, the Andromeda Galaxy and the Magellanic Clouds. Presented are the latest results from radio, infrared and optical surveys as well as detailed multi-wavelength studies of individual galaxies. Accurate distances are now available for the majority of Local Volume galaxies providing a true 3-dimensional view of their distribution and flow pattern as well as their star formation.

Keywords

Cosmology Dark matter Dwarf Galaxies Galaxies Interstellar Medium Local Group Local Volume Nearby Galaxies Universe astronomy

Editors and affiliations

  • H. Jerjen
  • Bärbel Silvia Koribalski

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Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6933-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Netherlands 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-6932-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-6933-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1570-6591
  • Series Online ISSN 1570-6605
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