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Paper: Shell Galaxies, Dynamical Friction, and Dwarf Disruption
Volume: 421, Galaxies in Isolation: Exploring Nature Versus Nurture
Page: 252
Authors: Ebrová, I.; Jungwiert, B.; Canalizo, G.; Bennert, N.; Jílková, L.
Abstract: Using N-body simulations of shell galaxies created in nearly radial minor mergers, we investigate the error of collision dating, resulting from the neglect of dynamical friction and of gradual disruption of the cannibalized dwarf.
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