Small galaxies are growing smaller

S Phillipps*

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Abstract

New telescope technology and major sky surveys are finding more and more dwarf galaxies. Steve Phillipps discusses how this growing population may hold the clues to understanding a range of galaxy collisions and interactions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6-9
Number of pages4
JournalAstronomy and Geophysics
Volume45
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2004

Keywords

  • COMPACT DWARF GALAXIES
  • LUMINOSITY FUNCTION
  • FORNAX CLUSTER
  • SKY SURVEY
  • SYSTEMS
  • CORE
  • M31

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