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Galaxy morphology and classification

Author: Sidney Van den Bergh
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This long-awaited book by one of the pioneers of the field provides a concise and up-to-date summary of current ideas about the shape of galaxies and how they can be classified. It gives graduate  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Classification
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Van den Bergh
ISBN: 0521623359 9780521623353
OCLC Number: 37315256
Description: ix, 111 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The Hubble classification system --
3. De Vaucouleurs' system --
4. Elmegreen's classification of spiral arms --
5. Van den Bergh's classification of galaxies --
6. Morgan's classification system --
7. Galactic bars --
8. Elliptical galaxies --
9. The S0 class --
10. Early-type galaxies --
11. Dwarf spheroidal galaxies --
12. Low surface brightness galaxies --
13. Morphology of active galaxies --
14. Evolution of galaxy morphology --
15. Computer classification of galaxy images --
16. Problems, challenges and conclusions.
Responsibility: Sidney van den Bergh.
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