Magnetic fields and gas in the cluster-influenced spiral galaxy NGC 4254 I. Radio and X-rays observations

  title={Magnetic fields and gas in the cluster-influenced spiral galaxy NGC 4254 I. Radio and X-rays observations},
  author={Krzysztof Tadeusz Chyzy and Matthias Ehle and Rainer Beck},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
Aims. Radio observations can show how cluster galaxies are affected by various environmental factors, that perturb their morphology, as well as modify properties of the interstellar medium (ISM), especially the characteristics of its magnetic field. Methods. We made high-resolution and high-sensitivity radio-polarimetric VLA observations of NGC 4254 at three frequencies (8.46, 4.86, and 1.43 GHz). The interferometric data were extended with single-dish (100-m Effelsberg) observations. Next we… Expand
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