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AGB stars in the Magellanic Clouds and in other members of the Local Group

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  12 April 2016

Maria-Rosa L. Cioni*
European Southern Observatory, Karl-Schwarschild-Strasse 2, D-85748 Garching bei Muenchen, Germany


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Results obtained in the Magellanic Clouds using the latest near-IR DENIS survey are briefly reviewed. This sets the stage for a similar study of AGB stars in other galaxies in the Local Group and, in particular, in NGC 6822.

Part 3. Variable stars as tracers of different stellar populations – galactic and globular clusters, LMC/SMC and Local Group galaxies
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