Environment And The Formation Of Galaxies: 30 Years Later: Proceedings Of Symposium 2 Of Jenam 2010 by Ignacio FerrerasEnvironment And The Formation Of Galaxies: 30 Years Later: Proceedings Of Symposium 2 Of Jenam 2010 by Ignacio Ferreras

Environment And The Formation Of Galaxies: 30 Years Later: Proceedings Of Symposium 2 Of Jenam 2010

byIgnacio FerrerasEditorAnna Pasquali

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The publication of themorphology - densityrelation by Alan Dressler in 1980 brought into the limelight the role played by environment in the formation and evolution of galaxies. The symposiumEnvironment and the Formation of Galaxies: 30 years later, was organised with the purpose of establishing the environmental impact on the evolution of galaxies and its dependence on look-back time. Special emphasis was placed on the physical mechanisms that are responsible for transforming galaxies once they are accreted by a group or a cluster, including the observable imprint left in the galaxy HI distribution.

Other major topics of the symposium were the environmental dependence of galaxy properties at z '¥ 1 and the implementation of environmental effects in cosmological models of galaxy formation and evolution.

This book presents the edited proceedings of this stimulating meeting.

Title:Environment And The Formation Of Galaxies: 30 Years Later: Proceedings Of Symposium 2 Of Jenam 2010Format:PaperbackDimensions:253 pagesPublished:November 27, 2013Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642269958

ISBN - 13:9783642269950

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Table of Contents

The Morphology-Density Relationship - Looking Back, Thinking Back.- The Cosmic Mass Density Field Reconstruction from the SDSS Group Catalog.- The Void Galaxy Survey.- Metallicities of galaxies in the Lynx-Cancer void.- The dependence of low redshift galaxy properties on environment.- The VIMOS VLT
Deep Survey: a homogeneous galaxy group catalogue up tozgthroughK.-On galaxy mass-radius relationship.- And the winner is: galaxy mass.- Ages of globular cluster systems and the relation to galaxy morphology.- AGN feedback and quenching of star formation: a multiwavelength approach with the EURO-VO.- Does environment affect the star formation histories of early-type galaxies?.- Revealing the origins of S0 galaxies using maximum likelihood analysis of PNe 2D kinematics: the role of environment.- Stellar populations in the outskirts of M33.- Are boxy/disky Ellipticals dependent on Environment?.- An environmental Butcher-Oemler effect in intermediate redshift X-ray clusters.- Testing the Hierarchical Scenario with Field Disk Galaxy Evolution.- The effect of the environment on the gas kinematics and morphologies of distant galaxies.- Deprojecting the quenching of star formation in and near clusters.- Simulations of star counts and galaxies towards Vista Variables In The Via L´actea survey region.- Nature and nurture of early-type dwarf galaxies in low density environments.- Galaxy evolution in clusters sincezzz& 4?.- Galaxy properties in different environments atz& 1.5 in the GOODS-NICMOS Survey.- Simulations of shell galaxies with GADGET-2: Multi-generation shell systems.- Comparing Various Approaches to Simulating the Formation of Shell Galaxies.- Modelling the evolution of galaxies as a function of environment.- Reconciling a significant hierarchical assembly of massive early-type galaxies at z '¤ 1 with mass downsizing.- The Origin of the Morphology-Density Relation.- Towards Understanding Simulations of Galaxy Formation.- Quadruple-peaked Line-of-sight Velocity Distributions in Shell Galaxies.- Tidal Stirring of Milky Way Satellites: A Simple Picture with the Integrated Tidal Force.- Ram pressure stripping of hot galactic halos in galaxy clusters.- The transformation of Virgo galaxies under the influence of ram pressure.- Gravity at Work: How the Build-Up of Environments Shape Galaxy Properties.