The study of galaxy formation and evolution is concerned with the processes that
formed a heterogeneous universe from a homogeneous beginning, the ...
Galaxy Formation : Galaxies are the basic unit of cosmology. They contain stars,
gas, dust and alot of dark matter. They are the only `signposts' from here to the ...
Astronomers have do not yet have a complete understanding of how galaxies
formed. We know that they formed early in the history of the Universe and recent
NGC 3344 is a glorious spiral galaxy around half the size of the Milky Way. Credit
: ... Giant elliptical galaxies are thought to also be formed by the process of ...
Jan 17, 2008 ... This simulations follows the formation of a galaxy like our own. It assumes a Cold
Dark Matter Universe. The movie shows the distribution of gas ...
Oct 3, 2012 ... A fresh look at our Galaxy points to a chaotic past and a violent end.
May 13, 2014 ... Visualized through supercomputers, the violent dance of intergalactic gas, stars,
dust and dark matter forms a large spiral galaxy like our own ...
Galaxy formation is one of the most important areas of research in cosmology,
and our group is very active in this field. We study galaxy formation using a
The rapidly expanding field of galaxy formation lies at the interfaces of ... his work
on the formation and clustering of galaxies and their dark matter halos. FRANK ...
Aug 5, 2015 ... For the first time ever, astronomers have seen a protogalactic disk — a giant
whirling cloud of gas from which a galaxy develops.