Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Formation of Omega Centauri From an Ancient Nucleated Dwarf Galaxy in the Young Galactic Disc

Bekki, Kenji; Freeman, Kenneth

Description

We first present a self-consistent dynamical model in which ω Cen is formed from an ancient nucleated dwarf galaxy merging with the first generation of the Galactic thin disc in a retrograde manner with respect to the Galactic rotation. Our numerical sim

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2003
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/87066
Source: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2966.2003.07275.x

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  27 November 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator