|COOKIES: By using this website you agree that we can place Google Analytics Cookies on your device for performance monitoring.|
Astrophysics and Cosmology with Galaxy Clusters: the Role of Simulations
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Michele Trenti.
In my talk I will first briefly review the application of galaxy clusters as tools to trace cosmic evolution. I will then discuss the recent advances in the this field, as driven by the increasing quality of observational data, and by the much improved description of clusters through detailed numerical simulations. I will present recent results on the analysis of such simulations aimed at calibrating clusters as precision tools for cosmology. In this context, I will discuss possible biases that affect mass estimates based on X-ray and weak lensing data.
This talk is part of the Institute of Astronomy Colloquia series.
This talk is included in these lists:
Note that ex-directory lists are not shown.
Other listsStudent Community Action "See Naples and Dial - An italian Job" Dio-Gandhi equations
Other talksNERC/MO Earth System Modelling Epidemiology Solid vs. non-solid tumours Epiphanies in Glass TBA The role of macrophages in tumour progression and metastasis