Sebastian Lopez (Universidad de Chile)

New insights into the high-redshift circum-galactic medium from gravitational-arc tomography
When Apr 24, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • Special Seminar
  • Colloquium
Where SH, Lecture hall
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I will report on novel integral-field observations of bright gravitational arcs, designed to map the spatial distribution of the intervening CGM at redshifts z~1.  Our observations have  enabled the first tomographic views of individual high-zgalaxy halos inabsorption, and  thus offer  simulations new and independent boundary conditions to constrainthe so-called 'baryon-cycle of galaxies.’