Cambridge X-Ray Astronomy Group

Simon Vaughan's Black Hole PageA gentle introduction to some more topics in X-ray astronomy.
X-ray Emission from Clusters of Galaxies - Craig Sarazin a more technical document.
CHANDRAWebsite, specifically the Photo Album
XMM-NEWTONWebsite, specifically the Photo Album
Alan Bridle's Image GalleryRadio images of Quasars
XEUS Website
Astro E-2 Website
Constellation X Website
The Galaxy Formation Group at the Max Planck for Astrophysics in Munich for structure formation movies.

Bubble and Ripple movies

Bubble_no_viscosity.asf Bubble rising through Cluster if the intra-cluster gas had no viscosity (© Chris Reynolds, University of Maryland, Homepage).
Bubble_viscosity.asf Bubble rising through Cluster if the intra-cluster gas was viscous (© Chris Reynolds, University of Maryland).
PerseusRippleFormation.mpg Artists impression of the formation of ripples in the Perseus Cluster (courtesy NASA-CHANDRA).
DensityEvolRuszkowski.mpg The creation of bubbles in a cluster (© Matesuz Ruszkowski, JILA, Colorado, Homepage).
ViscousDissipRuszkowski.mpg The energy dissipated by the bubbles as they form (© Matesuz Ruszkowski, JILA, Colorado).

Crab Pulsar Movies

crab_cxo_hst.movCHANDRA and Hubble Space Telescope sequences of the Crab Pulsar.

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