The outer banks of galaxy disks

Dennis Zaritsky, Daniel Christlein

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We discuss the nature of the outer disks of galaxies (R > R25) with a focus on the presence of dust at these radii and the kinematics of Hα knots.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)265-270
Number of pages6
JournalAstrophysics and Space Science Proceedings
Issue number202409
StatePublished - 2007
EventInternational Conference on Island Universe: Structure and Evolution of Disk Galaxies, 2005 - Terschelling, Netherlands
Duration: Jul 3 2005Jul 5 2005


  • Galaxies: Kinematics and dynamics
  • Galaxies: Spiral
  • Galaxies: Structure
  • Stars: Formation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Spectroscopy
  • Space and Planetary Science
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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