Chapter 31. A Census of Dust Absorption at the Galactic Centre

  1. Dr. A. Cotera8,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff9,
  3. T. R. Geballe11 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke10
  1. Andy Adamson1,
  2. Rachel Mason2,
  3. Emily Macdonald3,
  4. Gillian Wright2,
  5. Jean Chiar4,
  6. Yvonne Pendleton4,
  7. Tom Kerr1,
  8. Janet Bowey5,
  9. Doug Whittet6 and
  10. Mark Rawlings7

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch31

Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way

Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way

How to Cite

Adamson, A., Mason, R., Macdonald, E., Wright, G., Chiar, J., Pendleton, Y., Kerr, T., Bowey, J., Whittet, D. and Rawlings, M. (2003) A Census of Dust Absorption at the Galactic Centre, in Proceedings of the Galactic Center Workshop 2002: The Central 300 parsecs of the Milky Way (eds A. Cotera, S. Markoff, T. R. Geballe and H. Falcke), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 8

    SETI Institute, Arizona State University, cotera@asu.edu

  2. 9

    Max Planck Institute, Center for Space Research, smarkoff @ mpifr-bonn.mpg.de

  3. 10

    Max Planck Institute, Center for Space Research, falcke@astron.nl

  4. 11

    Gemini Observatory, tgeballe@gemini.edu

Author Information

  1. 1

    Joint Astronomy Centre, Hilo, Hawaii 96720 U.S.A.

  2. 2

    Royal Observatory Edinburgh, Blackford Hill, Edinburgh EH9 3HJ, UK

  3. 3

    University of Oxford, Department of Astrophysics, Keble Road, Oxford OX13RH, UK

  4. 4

    NASA Ames Research Center, Mail stop 245–3, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA

  5. 5

    University College London, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK

  6. 6

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Department of Physics, Applied Physics and Astronomy, Troy, NY 12180

  7. 7

    Observatory, P.O. Box 14, University of Helsinki, FIN-00014 Helsinki, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527404667

Online ISBN: 9783527617982

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Keywords:

  • Interstellar: dust;
  • molecules;
  • extinction;
  • observations;
  • inadvertently

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Rationale

  • Observations

  • Modelling

  • Summary