Molinari, S.; Saraceno, P.; Nisini, B.; Giannini, T.; Ceccarelli, C.; White, G. J.; Caux, E. and Palla, F.
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The dark globule IC1396N is a typical example of a star formation process induced by radiation driven implosion due to the strong UV field from a nearby O6 star. The IRAS source embedded in the globule and its associated molecular outflow have been observed with the Long Wavelength Spectrometer (LWS) on ISO revealing an extremely rich spectrum including: CO rotational lines from J=14-13 up to J=28-27, rotational lines from ortho-H2O, OH lines involving the first four rotational levels of both ladders, atomic (OI 63μm, OI 145μm) and ionic (CII 157μm, OIII 52μm, OIII 88μm) lines. A complex picture arises, where an externally illuminated PDR coexists with strong C-shocks within IC1396N and whose origin is not clear.
|Item Type:||Conference Item|
|Copyright Holders:||1998 Astronomical Society of the Pacific|
|Extra Information:||Star Formation with the Infrared Space Observatory
ASP Conference Series, Vol.132, 1998
J.L. Yun, and R. Liseau, eds.
|Academic Unit/Department:||Science > Physical Sciences|
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)|
|Depositing User:||Glenn White|
|Date Deposited:||08 Mar 2012 14:50|
|Last Modified:||02 Apr 2012 15:01|
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