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Cosmic Evolution of a Sample of Infrared Luminous Galaxies

Elias, J. H. and Barrientos, L. F. and Hacking, P. and Neugebauer, G. and Soifer, B. T. (1993) Cosmic Evolution of a Sample of Infrared Luminous Galaxies. In: Sky surveys: protostars to protogalaxies: proceedings of a Conference in Honor of Gerry Neugebauer. Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series. No.43. Astronomical Society of the Pacific , San Francisco, CA, pp. 111-114. ISBN 0-937707-62-7. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20170301-091050517

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Abstract

A sample of faint, southern-hemisphere 60 μm sources (f_(60) > 100mJy) detected as part of the IRAS Additional Observations has been used, in conjunction with CCD imaging, to produce a list of faint infrared galaxies. Redshifts of this sample of galaxies can be compared with model predictions for several evolutionary scenarios; the comparisons show an excess of galaxies at higher redshifts (z > 0.1) compared with the predictions of models which assume no evolution of the infrared-galaxy luminosity function.


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Additional Information:© 1993 Astronomical Society of the Pacific. This program has been partially supported, both at Caltech and CTIO, by NASA under the ADP program.
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