Deflection of jets induced by jet–cloud and jet–galaxy interactions

  title={Deflection of jets induced by jet–cloud and jet–galaxy interactions},
  author={S. MendozaM.S. Longair},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  • S. Longair
  • Published 1 August 2000
  • Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
The model first introduced by Raga & Canto in which astrophysical jets are deflected on passing through an isothermal high-density region is generalized by taking into account gravitational effects on the motion of the jet as it crosses the high-density cloud. The problem is also generalized for relativistic jets in which gravitational effects induced by the cloud are neglected. Two further cases, classical and relativistic, are discussed for the cases in which the jet is deflected on passing… Expand

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