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The ATLAS3D project - VI. Simulations of binary galaxy mergers and the link with fast rotators, slow rotators and kinematically distinct cores

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  • Maxime Bois
  • Eric Emsellem
  • Frédéric Bournaud
  • Katherine Alatalo
  • Leo Blitz
  • Martin Bureau
  • Michele Cappellari
  • Roger L. Davies
  • Timothy A. Davis
  • P. T. de Zeeuw
  • Pierre-Alain Duc
  • Davor Krajnović
  • Harald Kuntschner
  • Pierre-Yves Lablanche
  • Richard M. McDermid
  • Raffaella Morganti
  • Thorsten Naab
  • Tom Oosterloo
  • Marc Sarzi
  • Nicholas Scott
  • Paolo Serra
  • Anne-Marie Weijmans
  • Lisa M. Young

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1654-1679
JournalMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2011


We study the formation of early-type galaxies (ETGs) through mergers with a sample of 70 high-resolution (softening length

    Research areas

  • methods: numerical, galaxies: elliptical and lenticular, cD, galaxies: formation, galaxies: interactions, galaxies: kinematics and dynamics

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