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The Harlow Shapley Symposium on Globular Cluster Systems in Galaxies : proceedings of the 126th symposium of the International Astronomical Union, held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A., August 25-29, 1986

Author: Jonathan E Grindlay; A G Davis Philip; Harlow Shapley; International Astronomical Union. Symposium; International Astronomical Union.
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1988.
Series: Symposium (International Astronomical Union), no. 126.
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Harlow Shapley Symposium on Globular Cluster Systems in Galaxies (1986 : Cambridge, Mass.).
Harlow Shapley Symposium on Globular Cluster Systems in Galaxies.
Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1988
(OCoLC)988075516
Named Person: Harlow Shapley; Harlow Shapley; Harlow Shapley; Harlow Shapley
Material Type: Biography, Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan E Grindlay; A G Davis Philip; Harlow Shapley; International Astronomical Union. Symposium; International Astronomical Union.
ISBN: 9027726647 9789027726643 9027726655 9789027726650
OCLC Number: 17300231
Notes: At head of title: International Astronomical Union. Union astronomique internationale.
Description: xxxi, 751 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: I Review Papers on Harlow Shapley.- Shapley's Debate.- Shapley's Era.- Shapley's Impact.- II Review Papers on Globular Clusters in the Milky Way.- An Overview of the Globular Cluster System of the Galaxy.- Kinematics of the Galactic Globular Cluster System.- Globular Cluster Color-Magnitude Diagrams.- The Overall Abundances of Globular Clusters.- The Chemical Inhomogeneity within Globular Clusters.- Ages of the Galactic Globular Clusters.- Globular Cluster Luminosity Functions.- Globular Clusters and Field Halo Stars.- III: Review Papers on Globular Clusters in Nearby Galaxies.- Old Globular Clusters in the Magellanic Clouds.- Intermediate-Age Magellanic Cloud Globular Clusters.- M 31 Cluster System.- The Clusters of M 33.- The NGC 5128 Cluster System.- Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies and Globular Clusters.- An Overview of Globular Systems in Distant Galaxies.- The M 87 Globular Cluster System.- IV Review Papers on Evolution of Globular Clusters.- The Evolution of the System of Globular Clusters.- Tidal Heating of Globular Clusters.- Cluster Swapping.- Galaxy Formation and Cluster Formation.- The Origin of Globular Clusters.- Surface Photometry of Globular Clusters.- X-Ray Binaries and Cluster Evolution.- Precollapse Evolution of Globular Clusters.- After Core Collapse, What?.- Disolution of Star Clusters in Galaxies.- V Review Papers on Globular Clusters as Tracers and HST.- Interstellar Matter in Globular Clusters.- Globular Clusters as Tracers of the Galaxy Mass Distribution.- Globular Clusters and Primordial Composition.- Stellar Evolution in Globular Clusters and HST.- Simulations of HST Observations of Globular Clusters.- VI Review Papers Summary.- Globular Cluster Systems in Galaxies: Main Trends and Future Directions.- VII Poster Papers on Harlow Shapley and Globular Clusters in the Milky Way.- Harlow Shapley: A View from the Harvard Archives.- Harlow Shapley and the University of Missouri.- Harlow Shapley and Red Giant Stars.- The Development of a Red-Giant Branch in Low to Intermediate Mass Stars.- New Main-Sequence Luminosity Functions for Globular Clusters.- Global Versus Local Mass Functions.- A New Survey of Globular Cluster Structural and Luminosity Parameters.- Axial Ratios and Orientations for 100 Galactic Globular Star Clusters.- Abundances in Stars in Globular Clusters from Palomar Ccd Spectra.- The Metal Abundance of Metal-Rich Globular Clusters.- The Composition of Warm Giants in M 71 and M 5.- The Integrated Spectra of Metal-Rich Galactic Globular Clusters: A Two-Parameter Family.- IUE Investigations at the Core of M 79.- One-Micron Photometry of Omega Centauri Giants.- On the Bimodal Distributions of Horizontal Branches.- Bimodal Distributions on the Horizontal Branch.- Horizontal-Branch Stars with Strong He Lines.- Spectra of BHB Stars in M 3, M 13 and M 92.- Four-Color Measures of BHB Stars in M 4, M 13 and M 55.- Globular Clusters in the Vilnius Photometric System.- The Metallicity Distribution Function of Halo Dwarfs and Globular Clusters.- The Similarity of the Halo Field K Giant Population with the Globular Cluster System of Our Galaxy.- Apparent Rotation of the Galactic Globular Cluster System.- Astrometric Distances of Globular Clusters.- Absolute Proper Motions and Space Motions of Globular Clusters.- A Search for Obscured Globular Clusters.- On the Color Excesses of Globular Clusters.- First Poster Paper Discussion.- VIII Poster Papers on Cluster Systems in Nearby Galaxies.- A Search for Globular Cluster Candidates in NGC 2403.- Search for Globular Clusters in the Nearby Galaxies II. NGC 3109.- A Complete Sample of Globular Clusters in NGC 5128.- Astronomical Catalogues in the M 31 Region.- The Blue Star Clusters of M 31.- Spatial Distribution of Globular Clusters in M 31.- Formation of Populous Clusters from Metal-Poor Gas in the Magellanic Clouds.- The Development of the Red Giant Branch in Magellanic Cloud Clusters: Progress Report.- The Age Distribution and Age-Metallicity Relation of Star Clusters in a Northern Region of the LMC.- Photometric Models for Globular Clusters From Population Synthesis.- Bvri Photometry of Star Clusters in the Bok Region of the Large Magellanic Cloud.- Ages and Metal Abundances of Star Clusters in the Magellanic Clouds.- Internal Dynamics of Magellanic Cloud Clusters.- Do Binary Clusters Exist in the Large Magellanic Cloud?.- Ellipticities of Globular Clusters in the Andromeda Galaxy.- Observed Variations in the Density Profiles of Star Clusters in the LMC.- Ratio of Early to Late Type Stars in SMC Clusters.- The SMC Cluster Lindsay 11.- Abundances of Young LMC Clusters.- The Abundance of the LMC Globular Cluster NGC 2213.- Deep Photometry of the Draco Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy.- CCD Photometry in the Core of the Fornax Dwarf Galaxy.- A Candidate for the Recovered Nova of 1938 in the Globular Cluster M 14.- The Absolute Luminosity of RR Lyrae Variables.- The Distances to RR Lyrae Variables.- Double-Mode RR Lyrae Stars in IC 4499.- Short-Period Variables in Globular Clusters of Moderate Metallicity.- Second Poster Paper Discussion.- IX: Poster Papers on Cluster Systems in Distant Galaxies. Deep Photometry and CM Diagrams.- The Nuclei of Nucleated Dwarf Elliptical Galaxies - Are they Globular Clusters?.- The Globular Cluster System of M 87.- The Core of the M 87 Globular Cluster System.- U Photometry of Globular Clusters in the Central Region of M 87.- Globular Clusters Detected uin the Coma Cluster'S Central Giant Galaxy NGC 4874.- Globular Clusters in Different Types of Spiral Galaxies.- Globular Clusters in Lenticular Galaxies: NCG 3115.- Globular Clusters as Extragalactic Distance Indicators: Maximum Likelihood Methods.- Photometry of Faint Stars in Globular Clusters Using the Six Meter Telescope.- High Precision Photometry of 10,000 Stars in M 3.- Deep CCD Photometry in M 5.- Photographic Photometry of 4500 Stars in M 30.- An Automated HR Diagram for NGC 6809 (M 55).- Deep CCD Photometry in Omega Centauri and NGC 3201.- Deep CCD Photometry of OMEGA Centauri.- The Ages of Globular Clusters Derived from BVRI CCD Photometry.- Turnoffs and Ages of Globular Clusters.- The Dynamics of Globular Clusters in High Eccentricity Orbits.- Mass Distributions of Galaxies with Globular Cluster Systems.- The Dynamics of Globular Cluster Systems.- Third Poster Paper Discussion.- X Poster Papers on Formation and Evolution of Globular Clusters.- A Multicolor CCD Survey of Southern Globular Clusters.- The Structure of Collapsed Cluster Cores.- Radial Velocity Study of NGC 6712.- A Survey of Globular Cluster Velocity Dispersions.- Anistropy in OMEGA Centauri and 47 Tucanae.- Evolution of Globular Clusters Including a Degenerate Component.- Evolution of Globular Clusters with Tidally-Captured Binaries Through Core Collapse.- Binary Interactions in Star Clusters.- Tidal Effects on Stellar Evolution in Close Binaries Formed in Globular Clusters.- The Effects of Stellar Evolution and Galactic Tides on Globular Cluster Evolution.- The Spatial Distribution of Spectroscopic Binaries and Blue Stragglers in M 67.- Evidence for Mass Segregation in NGC 5466.- Origin and Radial Distribution of Faint Blue Horizontal-Branch Stars.- Variability of Omega Centauri Blue Stragglers: Clues to their Origin.- A Search for Optical Counterparts of Globular Cluster X-Ray Sources.- Low Luminosity Globular Cluster X-Ray Sources.- Exosat Observations of Omega Centauri.- New Methods for the Search for Hot Gas in Globular Clusters.- Radial Velocity Profiles for Anisotropic Spherically Symmetric Clusters: An Example.- Linear Density Waves in Globular Clusters.- On Gravothermal Oscillations.- Cooling and Fragmentation of Proto-Globular Cluster Clouds.- Formation of Globular Clusters and the First Stellar Generation.- Formation of Population III Objects Due to Cosmic Strings.- Fourth Poster Paper Discussion.- Random Quotes.- Name Index.- Object Index.- Addresses Of Participants.
Series Title: Symposium (International Astronomical Union), no. 126.
Responsibility: edited by Jonathan E. Grindlay and A.G. Davis Philip.

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