The Spatial Evolution of Young Massive Clusters I. A New Tool to Quantitatively Trace Stellar Clustering

18 Jan 2019 Buckner Anne S. M. Khorrami Zeinab Khalaj Pouria Lumsden Stuart L. Joncour Isabelle Moraux Estelle Clark Paul Oudmaijer Rene D. Blanco Jose Manuel de la Calle Ignacio Herrera-Fernandez Jose M. Motte Frederique Salgado Jesus J. Valero-Martin Luis

Aims. To present the new novel statistical clustering tool 'INDICATE' which assesses and quantifies the degree of spatial clustering of each object in a dataset, discuss its applications as a tracer of morphological stellar features in star forming regions, and to look for these features in the Carina Nebula (NGC 3372)... (read more)

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  • ASTROPHYSICS OF GALAXIES
  • SOLAR AND STELLAR ASTROPHYSICS