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The Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect at 1.15 mm wavelength.

Chase, S. T., Joseph, R. D., Robertson, N. A. and Ade, Peter A. R. 1985. The Sunyaev-Zeldovich effect at 1.15 mm wavelength. Presented at: Rutherford Appleton Laboratory workshop on astronomy and astrophysics, Abingdon (UK), 20-22 May 1985. Published in: Gondhalekar, P. M. ed. Rutherford Appleton Lab., Chilton (UK): pp. 159-170.

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Abstract

The Sunyaev-Zeldovich (S-Z) effect is a spectral distortion of the cosmic background radiation induced by inverse Compton scattering of the microwave photons by energetic (≈10 keV) electrons in hot astrophysical plasmas. The S-Z effect has considerable potential as a diagnostic tool for observational cosmology and also for the study of the intra-cluster medium in distant clusters of galaxies. The authors report the first ever attempt to detect the S-Z effect at a wavelength (1150 μm) where a flux increment is predicted.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Physics and Astronomy
Subjects: Q Science > QB Astronomy
Uncontrolled Keywords: Clusters of Galaxies:Microwave Background, Intergalactic Matter:Microwave Background, Microwave Background:Clusters of Galaxies, Microwave Background:Intergalactic Matter
Additional Information: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1985RALR...86..159C. RAL 85-086
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 08:17
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/75288

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