Accession Number : AD0649853

Title :   ON THE POSSIBILITY OF SELECTING QUASI-STELLAR GALAXIES FROM BLUE STARS BY OBSERVATIONS IN THE NEAR INFRARED,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA INST OF TECH PASADENA OWENS VALLEY RADIO OBSERVATORY

Personal Author(s) : Braccesi,Alessandro

Report Date : 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : It is known that a certain fraction of the high-galactic-latitude, faint, blue 'stars' are objects with the same optical properties as the quasi-stellar sources. The possibility of selecting these objects from the white dwarfs by observations in the near infrared is shown. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EXTRATERRESTRIAL RADIO WAVES, SOURCES), (*GALAXIES, EXTRATERRESTRIAL RADIO WAVES), (*STARS, EMISSIVITY), INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY, LINE SPECTRA, SELECTION, DOPPLER EFFECT, ULTRAVIOLET SPECTRA, VISIBLE SPECTRA, ITALY

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE