Stellar Disk Evolution and Gaseous Disk Turbulence of Dwarf Irregular Galaxies

This book focuses on the stellar disk evolution and gas disk turbulence of the most numerous galaxies in the local Universe – the dwarf galaxies. The “outside-in” disk shrinking mode was established for a relatively large sample of dwarf galaxies for the first time, and this is in contrast to the “i...

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Main Author: Zhang, Hong-Xin
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016, 2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Series:Springer Theses, Recognizing Outstanding Ph.D. Research
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Stellar Disk Evolution of Dwarf Irregular Galaxies
  • Turbulence and Multiple Temperature Components of HI Gas in Dwarf Irregular Galaxies
  • Nearby Major Mergers