Since 1967, the main scientific events of the General Assemblies of the International Astronomical Union have been published in the separate series, Highlights of Astronomy. The present Volume 11 presents the major scientific presentations made at the XXIIIrd General Assembly, August 18-30, 1997, in Kyoto, Japan. The two volumes (11A + B) contain the text of the three Invited Discourses as well as the proceedings or extended summaries of the 21 Joint Discussions and two Special Sessions held during the General Assembly.Even though classification of the galaxies in the normal Hubble sequence is difficult in the IR, any galaxy with an axial ratio of more than 5-to-l is almost certainly a ... For many galaxies in the northern hemisphere inside about 8, 000 km/s, HI velocity widths already exist from the surveys of Giovanelli and Haynes. ... 43 Marzke, R., Huchra, J. aamp; Geller, M. 1996, AJ 112, 1803 Mathewson, D., aamp; Ford, V. 1994.
|Title||:||Highlights of Astronomy, Volume 11A|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 1999-01-31|