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Milky Way Chemical Evolution

(process of the development of metals in the Milky Way)

Milky Way Chemical Evolution models are being developed using survey data covering a distribution of stars (including their Metallicity (Z)), gas, and Cosmic Dust in representative portions of the Milky Way. Development of Metals is assumed to occur in stars and supernovae (SN).


(Milky Way,metallicity,chemistry)
http://arxiv.org/pdf/astro-ph/9912370v1.pdf

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