Published in "Galactic and Extragalactic Radio Astronomy", 1988, 2nd edition, eds. G.L. Verschuur and K.I. Kellermann.

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13. RADIO GALAXIES AND QUASARS

Kenneth I. Kellermann and Frazer N. Owen


Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
Optical Counterparts
Radio Source Properties
Radio Spectra
Energy Considerations

LOW-LUMINOSITY SOURCES
Spiral, Seyfert, and Irregular Galaxies
Elliptical Galaxies

COMPACT SOURCES
Self-Absorption
Inverse Compton Radiation
Polarization
Structure
Variability
Source Dynamics and Superluminal Motion
Relativistic Beaming

EXTENDED SOURCES
Jets, Lobes, and Hot Spots
Jet Physics

SUMMARY

REFERENCES

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