Tidal stellar streams as probes of Galaxy formation and Dark Matter

Last updated 29th Apr 2019
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A pinboard by Khyati Malhan

Postdoc researcher, Stockholm University

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Detection and analysis of ‘stellar streams’ to probe Galaxy formation and Dark Matter distribution

One of the long standing problems of modern astronomy has been to understand the distribution of ‘dark matter’ (DM) around the Milky Way (MW) galaxy. DM is an elusive long sought-for particle that ...