# WISE morphological study of Wolf-Rayet nebulae

@article{Toala2015WISEMS,
title={WISE morphological study of Wolf-Rayet nebulae},
author={Jes'us A. Toal'a and Mart{\'i}n A. Guerrero and Gerardo Ramos-Larios and Viviana V. Guzm'an},
journal={arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics},
year={2015}
}
• Published 24 March 2015
• Physics
• arXiv: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics
We present a morphological study of nebulae around Wolf-Rayet (WR) stars using archival narrow-band optical and Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) infrared images. The comparison among WISE images in different bands and optical images proves to be a very efficient procedure to identify the nebular emission from WR nebulae, and to disentangle it from that of the ISM material along the line of sight. In particular, WR nebulae are clearly detected in the WISE W4 band at 22 $\mu$m. Analysis…
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