ASTR 5630/5640 : Extragalactic Astronomy

Reading Assignments, and other reference material.

Topic 3 : Surveys, Catalogs, & Global Galaxy Parameters

Primary : EA&C (not much on this topic); B&M p56-57; p60-61; p67-74; App-B (galaxies);
Secondary : Review : B&T chapter 1 (You should definitely read this if you have time)
Additional : The introduction to RC3 has a thorough discussion of how the various galaxy parameters have been defined.