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Editor-in-Chief: T. Forveille
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ISSN (Print Edition): 0004-6361
ISSN (Electronic Edition): 1432-0746
Frequency: 12 volumes per year
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The Earliest Phases of Star Formation (EPoS): a Herschel key project - The thermal structure of low-mass molecular cloud cores

R. Launhardt, A. M. Stutz, A. Schmiedeke, Th. Henning, O. Krause, Z. Balog, H. Beuther, S. Birkmann, M. Hennemann, J. Kainulainen et al. (12 more)
A&A, 551 (2013) A98
Published online: 2013-03-01
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201220477
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Radio observations of ZwCl 2341.1+0000: a double radio relic cluster

R. J. van Weeren, H. J. A. Röttgering, J. Bagchi, S. Raychaudhury, H. T. Intema, F. Miniati, T. A. Enßlin, M. Markevitch, T. Erben
A&A, 506 3 (2009) 1083-1094
Published online: 2009-08-27
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/200912287

Diffuse radio emission in the complex merging galaxy cluster Abell2069

A. Drabent, M. Hoeft, R. F. Pizzo, A. Bonafede, R. J. van Weeren, U. Klein
A&A, 575 (2015) A8
Published online: 2015-02-11
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201424828
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The role of environment in the morphological transformation of galaxies in 9 rich intermediate redshift clusters

M. Huertas-Company, G. Foex, G. Soucail, R. Pelló
A&A, 505 1 (2009) 83-96
Published online: 2009-07-24
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/200912621
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A double radio relic in the merging galaxy cluster ZwCl 0008.8+5215

R. J. van Weeren, M. Hoeft, H. J. A. Röttgering, M. Brüggen, H. T. Intema, S. van Velzen
A&A, 528 (2011) A38
Published online: 2011-02-24
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201016185
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The MUSE 3D view of the Hubble Deep Field South

R. Bacon, J. Brinchmann, J. Richard, T. Contini, A. Drake, M. Franx, S. Tacchella, J. Vernet, L. Wisotzki, J. Blaizot et al. (28 more)
A&A, 575 (2015) A75
Published online: 2015-02-26
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425419
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The Earliest Phases of Star Formation (EPoS): a Herschel key project - The thermal structure of low-mass molecular cloud cores

R. Launhardt, A. M. Stutz, A. Schmiedeke, Th. Henning, O. Krause, Z. Balog, H. Beuther, S. Birkmann, M. Hennemann, J. Kainulainen et al. (12 more)
A&A, 551 (2013) A98
Published online: 2013-03-01
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201220477
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Solar surface rotation: N-S asymmetry and recent speed-up

L. Zhang, K. Mursula, I. Usoskin
A&A, 575 (2015) L2
Published online: 2015-02-12
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425169
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Kepler-432 b: a massive warm Jupiter in a 52-day eccentric orbit transiting a giant star

Mauricio Ortiz, Davide Gandolfi, Sabine Reffert, Andreas Quirrenbach, Hans J. Deeg, Raine Karjalainen, Pilar Montañés-Rodríguez, David Nespral, Grzegorz Nowak, Yeisson Osorio et al. (1 more)
A&A, 573 (2015) L6
Published online: 2014-12-22
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425146
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Cluster and cluster galaxy evolution history from IR to X-ray observations of the young cluster RX J1257.2+4738 at z = 0.866

M. P. Ulmer, C. Adami, G. B. Lima Neto, F. Durret, G. Covone, O. Ilbert, E. S. Cypriano, S. S. Allam, R. G. Kron, W. A. Mahoney et al. (1 more)
A&A, 503 2 (2009) 399-408
Published online: 2009-07-09
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/200811021
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The Earliest Phases of Star Formation (EPoS): a Herschel key project - The thermal structure of low-mass molecular cloud cores

R. Launhardt, A. M. Stutz, A. Schmiedeke, Th. Henning, O. Krause, Z. Balog, H. Beuther, S. Birkmann, M. Hennemann, J. Kainulainen et al. (12 more)
A&A, 551 (2013) A98
Published online: 2013-03-01
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201220477
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Planck 2013 results. XVI. Cosmological parameters

Planck Collaboration, P. A. R. Ade, N. Aghanim, C. Armitage-Caplan, M. Arnaud, M. Ashdown, F. Atrio-Barandela, J. Aumont, C. Baccigalupi, A. J. Banday et al. (255 more)
A&A, 571 (2014) A16
Published online: 2014-10-29
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201321591
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The MUSE 3D view of the Hubble Deep Field South

R. Bacon, J. Brinchmann, J. Richard, T. Contini, A. Drake, M. Franx, S. Tacchella, J. Vernet, L. Wisotzki, J. Blaizot et al. (28 more)
A&A, 575 (2015) A75
Published online: 2015-02-26
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425419
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Cluster and cluster galaxy evolution history from IR to X-ray observations of the young cluster RX J1257.2+4738 at z = 0.866

M. P. Ulmer, C. Adami, G. B. Lima Neto, F. Durret, G. Covone, O. Ilbert, E. S. Cypriano, S. S. Allam, R. G. Kron, W. A. Mahoney et al. (1 more)
A&A, 503 2 (2009) 399-408
Published online: 2009-07-09
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/200811021
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Kepler-432 b: a massive warm Jupiter in a 52-day eccentric orbit transiting a giant star

Mauricio Ortiz, Davide Gandolfi, Sabine Reffert, Andreas Quirrenbach, Hans J. Deeg, Raine Karjalainen, Pilar Montañés-Rodríguez, David Nespral, Grzegorz Nowak, Yeisson Osorio et al. (1 more)
A&A, 573 (2015) L6
Published online: 2014-12-22
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/0004-6361/201425146
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    Vol. 576 (April 2015) (current volume)

    (1) ALMA [CII] image of a lensed galaxy at redshift 2 (Schaerer, D., et al., 576, L2)
    (2) Dust density field in two hydro galaxy simulations (Saftly, W., et al., 576, A31)

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    Vol. 575 (March 2015)

    (1) Stellar wind near the black hole candidate Cygnus X-1 (Čechura, J., & Hadrava, P., 575, A5)
    (2) The VISTA telescope at sunset (photo: G. Hudepohl/ESO) (Sutherland, W., et al., 575, A25)
    (3) ~500 Myr galaxies in Hubble Frontier Field MACSJ0416 (Laporte, N., et al., 575, A92)
    (4) Wound-up magnetic field lines in a differentially rotating stellar radiative zone (Jouve, L., et al., 575, A106)

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    Vol. 574 (February 2015)

    (1) Mg II k formation height in a solar radiative MHD simulation (Pereira, T.M.D., & Uitenbroek, H., 574, A3)
    (2) Kelvin-Helmholtz instability on CME imaged by SDO (Zhelyazkov, I., et al., 574, A55)
    (3) Simulated Gaia astrometry of the Tycho-2 stars (Michalik, D., et al., 574, A115)
    (4) Helix Nebula. Top left to bottom right: PACS 70, 160, SPIRE 250, 350, 500 µm, and NASA/JPL-Caltech image with Herschel region in white contour (van de Steene, G. C., et al., 574, A134)

 

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