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Title: Dust in the IGM: pro and contra
Authors: Shchekinov, Y.
Nath, Biman B.
Keywords: Intergalatic medium
Dust sources
Issue Date: Feb-2011
Publisher: Springer
Citation: Astrophysics and Space Science, 2011, Vol.335, p207
Abstract: Observations of dust grains in the intergalactic medium (IGM) allow us to study an important aspect in the evolution of galaxies. Although it existence had been previously speculated upon, direct evidence of the presence of dust in the intergalactic space has only been available recently. We discuss various issues regarding the presence of dust in the IGM—its sources, transport mechanisms from galaxies into the IGM, its effect on reddening and on cosmological studies.
Description: Restricted Access.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2289/4155
ISSN: 0004-640X
1572-946X (Online)
Alternative Location: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/doi/10.1007/s10509-011-0640-y
Copyright: 2011 Springer.
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