Recent star formation in intermediate redshift (0.35< z <1.5) early-type galaxies

M. J. Rutkowski, H. Jeong, S. Yi, S. Kaviraj, S. H. Cohen, R. A. Windhorst

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Abstract

We measured the UV-optical-near-IR spectral energy distributions (SEDs) of redshift z ∼ 0.3-1.5 early-type galaxies (ETGs) with the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) Wide Field Camera 3 (Rutkowski et al. 2012). We searched for young stellar populations and morphological signatures of the mechanisms driving recent star formation (RSF) in these ETGs in order to provide observational constraints on models of galaxy evolution.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalProceedings of the International Astronomical Union
Volume10
Issue numberH16
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jan 1

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Space and Planetary Science

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