Star Formation Histories with Gaia: the Galaxy and Beyond

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Abstract

ESA's Gaia mission will provide accurate astrometric, photometric andspectroscopic data for millions of stars in the Galaxy and beyond. Wediscuss the prospects of using this vast amount of astrophysicalinformation for understanding star formation histories in the Galaxy andits immediate neighbors within the Local Group.

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  • Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology

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  • Gaia orbiting observatory, galaxies: Local Group, stars: fundamental parameters, Galaxy: populations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)526-531
JournalBaltic Astronomy
Volume12
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes