Secular evolution of galaxies / edited by Jesús Falcón-Barroso, Johan H. Knapen.

The formation and evolution of galaxies is one of the most important topics in astrophysics. Secular evolution refers to the relatively slow dynamical evolution due to internal processes induced by a galaxy's spiral arms, bars, galactic winds, black holes and dark matter haloes. It plays an imp...

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Other Authors: Falcón-Barroso, Jesús, 1976- (Editor), Knapen, Johan Hendrik, (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Series:Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics (Series)
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