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Advances in Astronomy
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 625126, 3 pages
Seeking for the Leading Actor on the Cosmic Stage: Galaxies versus Supermassive Black Holes
1Max-Planck-Institut für Extraterrestrische Physik (MPE), Giessenbachstraße 1, Garching bei, 85748 München, Germany
2Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Via Frascati 33, Monteporzio Catone, 00040 Rome, Italy
3GEPI, Observatoire de Paris, CNRS, Université Paris Diderot, 5 Place Jules Janssen, 92195 Meudon, France
4Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, 60 Garden Street, MS 67, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
5Departamento de Ciencias Fisicas, Facultad de Ingenieria, Universidad Andres Bello, Avandia Republica 252 Santiago, Chile
Received 31 May 2012; Accepted 31 May 2012
Copyright © 2012 Angela Bongiorno et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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