Milgrom Relation Models for Spiral Galaxies from Two-Dimensional Velocity Maps

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Barnes, Eric I.; Kosowsky, Arthur; Sellwood, Jerry A.;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1086/512188
  • Subject: Astrophysics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

Using two-dimensional velocity maps and I-band photometry, we have created mass models of 40 spiral galaxies using the Milgrom relation (the basis of modified Newtonian dynamics, or MOND) to complement previous work. A Bayesian technique is employed to compare several d... View more
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