Stellar Populations as Building Blocks of Galaxies (IAU S241)

Alexandre Vazdekis (Editor), Reynier Peletier (Editor)

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Abstract

Preface; 1. Model ingredients: stellar evolution models; 2. Model ingredients: stellar spectral libraries; 3. Initial mass function; 4. Stellar population models; 5. Stellar populations in the Milky Way; 6. Resolved stellar populations in the Local Group; 7. Stellar populations in early-type galaxies; 8. Extragalactic globular cluster systems; 9. Stellar populations in late-type galaxies; 10. Stellar populations at higher redshifts; 11. New observing facilities; Author index.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages591
Volume241
ISBN (Print)0-521-57156-1
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventIAUS 241: Stellar Populations as Building Blocks of Galaxies - La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain
Duration: 10-Dec-200614-Dec-2006

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