Theory Group : Galactic Evolution : ISM and Star Formation

Sample publications:

  • The minimum stellar metallicity observable in the Galaxy
    astro-ph
  • Mixing of Primordial Gas in Lyman Break Galaxies
    astro-ph
  • Does Radiative Feedback by the First Stars Promote or Prevent Second Generation Star Formation?
    astro-ph

Volker Bromm, John Scalo, Paul Shapiro, Alan Sluder, Tsz Ho (Benny) Tsang


Volker Bromm

Professor

Research Interests

Formation of the first stars and quasars; high-redshift supernovae and metal enrichment; supermassive black hole formation; gamma-ray bursts; reionization of the intergalactic medium; present-day star formation; computational astrophysics.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Theory, First Stars & Galaxies, Structure Formation, ISM and Star Formation


John Scalo

Professor

Research Interests

Star formation; interstellar medium; turbulence; galaxy evolution; complex systems; astrobiology.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Atmospheres & Life, Theory, Astrobiology, Planet Formation, ISM and Star Formation, Milky Way Evolution, Star Formation & Protoplanetary Disks


Paul Shapiro

Professor

Research Interests

Theoretical astrophysics: cosmology, galaxy formation, the interstellar medium, the intergalactic medium, interstellar dust grains, astrophysical hydrodynamics.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Theory, Clusters of Galaxies, Cosmic Reionization, Early Universe, First Stars & Galaxies, Structure Formation, ISM and Star Formation, Milky Way Evolution



Tsz Ho (Benny) Tsang

Graduate Student

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Theory, ISM and Star Formation

1 September 2010
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