Figure is a close-up of the on-going merger
NGC 4038/9. Left: False
color image courtesy of the
AAO (Copyright of AAT board. Reproduce by permission only).
Right: ISOCAM image from Vigroux, L. et al.
1996, A&A, 314, L93.
Interaction and Merger Induced Star Formation
J. E. Hibbard, IfA
Invited Review Given at 7th Annual Maryland Astrophysical Conference,
Oct 14-16 1996, ``Star Formation, Near and Far''
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