Observations and Predictions of the Ratio of 3-Image to 5-Image Systems in JVAS

  • L. J. King
  • I. W. A. Browne
  • P. N. Wilkinson
  • A. R. Patnaik
Part of the International Astronomical Union / Union Astronomique Internationale book series (IAUS, volume 173)

Abstract

In JVAS we find more 5-image systems than 3-image systems. On conventional assumptions, we predict the ratio to be ∽5:1.

Keywords

Core Radius Luminosity Function VLBI Observation Size Bias Radio Survey 
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© International Astronomical Union 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. J. King
    • 1
  • I. W. A. Browne
    • 1
  • P. N. Wilkinson
    • 1
  • A. R. Patnaik
    • 2
  1. 1.Nuffield Radio Astronomy Laboratories Jodrell BankUniversity of ManchesterMacclesfieldUK
  2. 2.Max-Planck-Institut für RadioastronomieBonnGermany

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