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Dwarf spheroidal evolution: global view

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  01 June 2008

Stefania Salvadori
SISSA/International School for Advanced Studies, via Beirut 4, 34100, Trieste, Italy email:,
Andrea Ferrara
SISSA/International School for Advanced Studies, via Beirut 4, 34100, Trieste, Italy email:,
Raffaella Schneider
INAF/Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri, Largo Enrico Fermi 5, 50125, Firenze, Italy email:
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We propose a cosmological approach to investigate the formation and evolution of dwarf spheroidal galaxies, satellites of the Milky Way, which allows us to follow self-consistently the dSphs and MW formation, matching simultaneously most of their observed properties.

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