Accession Number : AD0701073

Title :   A MODEL OF EXTRAGALACTIC RADIO SOURCES.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF INST FOR PLASMA RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Mills,David M. ; Sturrock,Peter A.

Report Date : NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : A model is proposed for the compact bright radio sources ejected from radio galaxies and quasars. It is shown that the model gives good agreement with the characteristic brightness distribution and polarization behavior of these sources. Specific application is made to the radio source Cygnus A. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EXTRATERRESTRIAL RADIO WAVES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, GALAXIES, POLARIZATION

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE