Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union

Planetary Nebulae in our Galaxy and Beyond
Contributed Papers

Planetary nebulae in the GLIMPSE survey

Sun Kwok a1, Nico Koning a2, Hsiu-Hui Huang a3 and Edward Churchwell a4
a1 Department of Physics, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China email:
a2 Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada T2N 1N4
a3 Institute of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
a4 Department of Astronomy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, U.S.A.

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We report the observations of planetary nebulae in the Spitzer Space Telescope Galactic Legacy Infrared Mid-Plane Survey Extraordinaire (GLIMPSE) survey. The distribution of warm dust is clearly shown in these images.

Key Words: planetary nebulae: general; infrared: general; surveys.