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Galaxy systems in the optical and infrared

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Galaxy systems in the optical and infrared
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 60

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In these three lectures a review is provided of the properties of galaxy systems as determined from optical and infrared measurements. Covered topics are: clusters identification, global cluster properties and their scaling relations, cluster internal structure and dynamics, and properties of cluster galaxy populations.

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