Observational detection of correlation between galaxy spins and initial conditions

10 Mar 2020 Motloch Pavel Yu Hao-Ran Pen Ue-Li Xie Yuanbo

Galaxy spins can be predicted from the initial conditions in the early Universe through the tidal tensor twist. In simulations, their directions are well preserved through cosmic time, consistent with expectations of angular momentum conservation... (read more)

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  • COSMOLOGY AND NONGALACTIC ASTROPHYSICS
  • ASTROPHYSICS OF GALAXIES