The Formation and Evolution of M33 as Revealed by Its Star Clusters

The Formation and Evolution of M33 as Revealed by Its Star Clusters

by Izaskun San Roman


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781489990853
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 02/08/2015
Series: Springer Theses
Edition description: 2013
Pages: 129
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.01(d)

About the Author

Izaskun San Roman was born in Alsasua, Spain. After high school she moved to Tenerife, Canary Islands, where she received her B.S. in physics and astrophysics from the University of La Laguna. While at ULL, she met her husband. She then moved to Gainesville, Florida, to attend graduate school at the University of Florida, where she worked on stellar population on the Local Group with Professor Ata Sarajedini. After receiving her Ph.D., Izaskun moved to Universidad de Concepcion, Chile, to work with Drs. Doug Geisler and Sandro Villanova. She has not given up her passion for music and still dreams of becoming a professional harpist. In the meantime, she plays guitar. Her thesis was awarded Runner-up for the 2012 Rodger Doxsey Travel Prize with AAS.

Table of Contents

Foreword from Professor Ata Sarajedini.- Introduction.- Newly Identified Star Clusters in M33: Space-Based Survey.- Photometric Properties of the M33 Star Cluster System: Ground-Based Survey.- Structural Parameters of the M33 Star Cluster System.- Kinematic Properties of Star Clusters in M33.- Conclusions.

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