A&A special feature: Science with AKARI
Publication date: 01 May 2010
Journal: Astronomy & Astrophysics
Copyright: Astronomy & Astrophysics 2010
The May 2010 issue of Astronomy & Astrophysics is a special feature devoted to the new results obtained with the infrared satellite AKARI, a JAXA project with the participation of ESA. It includes 17 articles dealing with various subjects. Some papers are based on the AKARI all-sky survey, which has just been released. Others are dedicated to pointed observations of many astronomical targets from solar system bodies to distant galaxies.