The evolution of dwarf galaxies in the Coma supercluster

@article{Mahajan2010TheEO,
  title={The evolution of dwarf galaxies in the Coma supercluster},
  author={Smriti Mahajan and Chris P. Haines and Somak Raychaudhury},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2010},
  volume={412},
  pages={1098-1104}
}
We employ spectroscopic and photometric data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey Data Release 7, in a 500-deg 2 region, to understand the evolution of dwarf [~(M* + 2) < M z < M * + 4] galaxies in the Coma supercluster (z = 0.023). We show that in the Coma supercluster, the red dwarf galaxies are mostly concentrated in the dense cores of the Coma and Abell 1367 clusters, and in the galaxy groups embedded in the filament connecting them. The post-starburst (k+A) dwarfs, however, are found in the… Expand

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