THE EXTENSION OF THE TRANSITION TEMPERATURE PLASMA INTO THE LOWER GALACTIC HALO

@article{Savage2009THEEO,
  title={THE EXTENSION OF THE TRANSITION TEMPERATURE PLASMA INTO THE LOWER GALACTIC HALO},
  author={Blair D. Savage and Bart P. Wakker},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={702},
  pages={1472 - 1489}
}
Column densities for H i, Al iii, Si iv, C iv, and O vi toward 109 stars and 30 extragalactic objects have been assembled to study the extensions of these species away from the Galactic plane into the Galactic halo. H i and Al iii mostly trace the warm neutral and warm ionized medium, respectively, while Si iv, C iv, and O vi trace a combination of warm photoionized and collisionally ionized plasmas. The much larger object sample compared to previous studies allows us to consider and correct… 

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