Chapter 9. Warm molecular gas, dust and ionized gas in the 500 central pc of the Galaxy

  1. Dr. A. Cotera5,
  2. Dr. S. Markoff6,
  3. T. R. Geballe8 and
  4. Prof. Dr. H. Falcke7
  1. N. J. Rodríguez-Fernández1,
  2. J. Martín-Pintado2,
  3. A. Fuente3 and
  4. T. L. Wilson4

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617982.ch9

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

Rodríguez-Fernández, N. J., Martín-Pintado, J., Fuente, A. and Wilson, T. L. (2003) Warm molecular gas, dust and ionized gas in the 500 central pc of the Galaxy, 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.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 5

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

  2. 6

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

  3. 7

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

  4. 8

    Gemini Observatory, tgeballe@gemini.edu

Author Information

  1. 1

    LERMA, Observatoire de Paris, 61, Av de 1'Observatoire, 75014 Paris, France

  2. 2

    Institute de Estructura de la Materia, CSIC, Serrano 121, 28006, Madrid, Spain

  3. 3

    Observatorio Astronómico Nacional, IGN, Apdo. 1143, 28800 Alcalá de Henares, Spain

  4. 4

    Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Auf dem Hügel 69, 53121 Bonn, Germany

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:

  • ISM;
  • lines - ISM;
  • Infrarcd - Galaxy;
  • center;
  • PACS 04A25

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Warm molecular gas

  • Dust temperatures

  • Radio recombination lines

  • Fine structure lines

  • Discussion: heating and ionization