XMM-Newton EPIC Observations of the Prototypical Starburst Galaxy M82

  title={XMM-Newton EPIC Observations of the Prototypical Starburst Galaxy M82},
  author={Ian R. Stevens and Andrew M. Read and Jimena Bravo-Guerrero University of Birmingham and UK.},
We present results from XMM-Newton EPIC observations of the prototypical starburst galaxy M82. We find that the superwind, as seen in X-rays, extends continuously from the starburst region to the X-ray emission associated with the Hα cap. We also find evidence for morphological features associated with superwind/IGM interaction, with some interesting correlations with HI emission. 

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