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Single Stellar Populations

Colors and Indices
  • O. M. Kurth
  • U. Fritze
  • U. Alvensleben
  • K. J. Fricke
Conference paper
Part of the International Astronomical Union book series (IAUS, volume 186)

Abstract

To determine metallicity and age distributions of globular clusters (GCs) in distant galaxies-now accessible, e.g. to Keck spectroscopy-it is important to have reliable calibrations of the color-metallicity, color-age, and index-metallicity relations.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. M. Kurth
    • 1
  • U. Fritze
    • 1
  • U. Alvensleben
    • 1
  • K. J. Fricke
    • 1
  1. 1.Universitätssternwarte GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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