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Star Formation Enhancement in Barred Disk Galaxies in Interacting Galaxy Clusters

26 May 2020, 16:00 UTC
Star Formation Enhancement in Barred Disk Galaxies in Interacting Galaxy Clusters
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Yongmin Yoon and Myungshin Im 2020 ApJ 893 117
A study of galaxies in 105 galaxy clusters, 16 of which are interacting, suggests that the cluster–cluster interaction can simultaneously induce bars and star formation in disk galaxies.

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