Stellar kinematics in disk galaxies

Joris Gerssen

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Abstract

n this thesis several aspects of the stellar kinematics in disk galaxies have been addressed. Due to the low surface brightness of these systems the number of studies that have addressed these issues has been fairly limited. However, kinematic studies, especially stellar kinematics because stars make up the bulk of a galaxy's visible matter, remain crucial for understanding the full structure of a galaxy. ... Zie: Summary.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Publisher
Publication statusPublished - 2000

Keywords

  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Kinematica
  • Sterrenstelsels
  • 39.41

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