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University Of Texas Researchers Measure Supermassive Black Holes In Distant Galaxies

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December 26, 2000
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University Of Texas, Austin
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Two astronomers at The University of Texas at Austin, working with an international team of collaborators, have shown that they can provide reliable measurements of black hole masses for active galactic nuclei such as quasars even at great distances.

AUSTIN, Texas -- Two astronomers at The University of Texas at Austin, working with an international team of collaborators, have shown that they can provide reliable measurements of black hole masses for active galactic nuclei such as quasars even at great distances.


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