Origin and evolution of dust

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Morgan, Haley Louise;
  • Subject: QB
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics

Interstellar dust affects our view of the Universe, with half of the starlight emitted since the Big Bang being absorbed by dust grains and re-radiated in the Infra-Red. This thesis is concerned with understanding the origin of interstellar dust and determining the rela... View more
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    Dunne, L., M o rg a n , H ., Eales, S., Ivison, R., Edmunds,M.G., 2003,

    Cosmic Dust, New Astron. Revs, 48, 611

    2.2.2 Estim ating the Condensation Efficiency in W i n d s ........................ 41

    2.2.3 Estim ating the Condensation Efficiency in S N e...............................43

    The Dependence of Dust Sources on M e ta llic ity ...................................... 45

    Modelling Chemical E v o lu tio n .......................................................................47

    2.4.1 Further A ssu m p tio n s............................................................................ 51

    Dust E v o lu tio n .................................................................................................56

    2.5.1 Dust Evolution with M e tallic ity ........................................................ 63

    Dust in Early G a la x ie s ....................................................................................63

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