Annu. Rev. Astron. Astrophys. 1984. 22: 445-70
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THE INFLUENCE OF ENVIRONMENT ON THE H I CONTENT OF GALAXIES

Martha Haynes


National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center and
Astronomy Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853

Riccardo Giovanelli


National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center, Arecibo Observatory, Arecibo, Puerto Rico 00613

Guido L. Chincarini


Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73069, and European Southern Observatory, Garching bei Munchen, West Germany


Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

THE H I CONTENT OF NORMAL GALAXIES
The Definition of H I Content
The Disiribuuion of H I Gas

GROUPS OF GALAXIES
The Group Environment
Tidal Streams in Nearby Groups
The Fate of Tidal Debris

CLUSTERS OF GALAXIES
Comparison Samples and Definition of H I Deficiency
Cluster Samples
The Virgo Cluster
Gas Removal Mechanisms
Discussion

CONCLUDING REMARKS

REFERENCES

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