A study of nearby clusters of galaxies

  • Piotr Flin
  • Paul Hickson
  • Giancarlo Pittella
III Clusters of Galaxies
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 310)


The paper describes a study, presently underway, of a sample of 150 nearby clusters of galaxies. We discuss the selection criteria, observational data, and methods of analysis, and present some illustrative results.


Intensity Profile Distant Cluster Illustrative Result Plate Calibration Data Image Processing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Piotr Flin
    • 1
  • Paul Hickson
    • 2
  • Giancarlo Pittella
    • 3
  1. 1.Jagiellonian University ObservatoryKrakowPoland
  2. 2.Department of Geophysics and AstronomyUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouver, B.C.Canada
  3. 3.Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, sede Monte PorzioRomaItaly

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