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Extragalactic astrophysics [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... results -- 2.7. Time in astronomy -- 2.8. Inertial reference frames -- 2.9. Galactic structure, space distribution of stars -- 2.10. The interstellar medium -- 2.11. Star counts -- 2.12. Initial stellar mass function -- 2.13. Stellar kinematics -- 2.14. GAIA...

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Galactic Bulges [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... -- Nuclear Star Clusters and Bulges -- Stellar populations of bulges at low redshift -- The Stellar Kinematics of Extragalactic Bulges -- A Universal Kinematic Scaling Relation and Galaxy Bulges.- The Milky Way Bulge: Observed properties and a comparison...

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The IGM/Galaxy Connection [E-Book] : The Distribution of Baryons at z=0 /
Table of Contents: .... The Characterization of Galaxy Halos -- Ly? Absorption Around Nearby Galaxies -- Absorption Signatures of the Gaseous Phases of Galaxies -- MgII/CIV Kinematics vs. Stellar Kinematics in Galaxies -- Highly Ionized High Velocity Gas in the Vicinity of the Milky Way -- H...

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Structure and Dynamics of Elliptical Galaxies [E-Book] : Proceedings of the 127th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union Held in Princeton, U.S.A., May 27–31, 1986 /
Table of Contents: ...Invited Reviews -- General Historical Introduction -- Cores of Early-Type Galaxies -- Isophote Shapes -- Distribution of Light: Outer Regions -- The Stellar Kinematics of Elliptical Galaxies -- The Manifold of Elliptical Galaxies -- Properties of cD...

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The Role of Dust in Dense Regions of Interstellar Matter [E-Book] : Proceedings of the Jena Workshop, held in Georgenthal, G.D.R., March 10–14, 1986 /
Table of Contents: ... -- On the Dust and Gas Associated with Sharpless 252 -- The RHO Ophiuchi Cloud — An Overview -- The Relation Between Molecular Clouds and Stellar Kinematics -- The IRAS Satellite — Some Remarks on the Data, Their Availability and their Usage in Leiden -- Circumstellar...

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Internal Kinematics and Dynamics of Galaxies [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... Structure -- Spiral Structure : Density Waves or Material Arms ? -- Conflicts and Directions in Spiral Structure -- III. Warps -- Theories of Warps -- Galactic Warps in Tilted Halos -- Periodic Orbits and Warps -- IV. Barred Galaxies -- Morphology, Stellar...

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Reference Coordinate Systems for Earth Dynamics [E-Book] : Proceedings of the 56th Colloquium of the International Astronomical Union Held in Warsaw, Poland, September 8–12, 1980 /
Table of Contents: ... and Reference Parameters for Mars -- Orientation of FK4 System from Meridian Observations of Planets -- Definition and Practical Realization of the Reference Frame in the FK5 — The Role of Planetary Dynamics and Stellar Kinematics in the Definition (Invited...

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New Problems in Astrometry [E-Book] /
Table of Contents: ... Fourfold Coverage of the Northern Hemisphere -- Stellar Kinematics and Galactic Research Involving Proper Motions (Invited Paper) -- Progress Report on the Herstmonceux Programme of Measurement of Proper Motions in the Northern Selected Areas -- Proper Motions...

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