The ACS Fornax cluster survey

Andrés Jordán, J. P. Blakeslee, P. Côté, L. Ferrarese, L. Infante, S. Mei, D. Merritt, M. Milosavljević, E. W. Peng, J. L. Tonry, M. J. West

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We are conducting a survey of 44 early-type galaxies in the Fornax Cluster using the Advanced Camera for Surveys on the Hubble Space Telecope: the ACS Fornax Cluster Survey. We briefly describe the survey, the selection of the target galaxies and some of the scientific objectives.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)368-369
Number of pages2
JournalProceedings of the International Astronomical Union
Issue numberC198
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • Galaxies: clusters: individual (Fornax)
  • Galaxies: general
  • Galaxies: star clusters
  • Surveys


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