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Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät
Fachgruppe Physik

I. Physikalisches Institut

Polarization in NGC 6334

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Polarization measurements in the NGC6334 star forming cloud have been conducted using the POLKA instrument on APEX  This will allow to trace the magnetic field direction.  In the thesis, the magnetic field shall be compared to mass flows traced by molecular observations of the cloud.