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The nature of dusty star-forming galaxies

Author: William Cowley
Publisher: Cham : Springer, 2017.
Series: Springer theses.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This thesis combines a theoretical model of galaxy formation with a treatment of the radiative transfer in the titular dusty star-forming galaxies. Embedding this within the well-established [Lambda]CDM (Lambda cold dark matter) cosmology, the author was able to simulate galaxy populations from which realistic observational images were synthesised. Based on further analysis, he shows that there is a good  Read more...
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Cowley, William (William Ian).
Nature of dusty star-forming galaxies.
Cham : Springer, [2017]
(OCoLC)994640112
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Cowley
ISBN: 9783319667485 3319667483
OCLC Number: 1021271708
Notes: "Doctoral thesis accepted by Durham University, UK."
Description: 1 online resource (xxxv, 196 pages) : graphs, color
Contents: Introduction --
The Galaxy Formation Model --
Simulated Observations of Sub-millimetre Galaxies: The Impact of Single-dish Resolution and Field Variance --
The Clustering Evolution of Dusty Star-Forming Galaxies --
The Far Infra-red Seds of Main-sequence and Starburst Galaxies --
Predictions for Deep Galaxy Surveys with JWST --
Overall Conclusions and Future Work.
Series Title: Springer theses.
Responsibility: William Cowley.

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