In-n-out: The Gas Cycle From Dwarfs To Spiral Galaxies

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Christensen, Charlotte R.; Davé, Romeel; Governato, Fabio; Pontzen, Andrew; Brooks, Alyson; Munshi, Ferah; Quinn, Thomas; Wadsley, James;
(2016)
  • Publisher: IOP PUBLISHING LTD
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3847/0004-637X/824/1/57
  • Subject: Galaxies: Evolution; Galaxies: General; Galaxies: Structure; Intergalactic Medium; ISM: Jets and outflows, Methods: Numerical, Mass-metallicity Relation, Star-forming Galaxies, Cold Dark-matter, Tully-fisher Relation, Cosmological Simulations, Intergalactic Medium, Galactic Outflows, Stellar Feedback, Disk Galaxies, High-redshift | Astrophysics - Astrophysics of Galaxies
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics

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