Annu. Rev. Astron. Astrophys. 1992. 30: 705-742
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DYNAMICS OF INTERACTING GALAXIES

Joshua E. Barnes

Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822

Lars Hernquist

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellow
Department of Astronomy, University of California, Santa Cruz, California 95064


INTRODUCTION
METHODS
Gas-Dynamic Methods
TIDAL TRAUMAS
Bridges and Tails
Wavelike Tidal Spirals
Cartwheel Galaxies
Damaged Ellipticals
ACQUISITIONS AND ACCRETIONS
Shells and Other Fine Structures
Polar Rings
Sinking Satellites
MERGERS
Spherical Systems
Disk/Halo Systems
Gas Dynamics in Merging Galaxies
ACTIVE GALAXIES
Global Starbursts
Infrared-Luminous Galaxies
Seyfert Galaxies
QSOs and Quasars
Radio Galaxies
COSMOLOGICAL CONNECTIONS
Aging Merger Remnants
Sites of Interactions
Mergers and Morphology
FURTHER QUESTIONS
REFERENCES

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