publication . Other literature type . Article . Preprint . 2018

Gravitational probes of dark matter physics

Matthew R. Buckley; Annika H.G. Peter;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Oct 2018
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
The nature of dark matter is one of the most pressing questions in particle physics. Yet all our present knowledge of the dark sector to date comes from its gravitational interactions with astrophysical systems. Moreover, astronomical results still have immense potential to constrain the particle properties of dark matter. We introduce a simple 2D parameter space which classifies models in terms of a particle physics interaction strength and a characteristic astrophysical scale on which new physics appears, in order to facilitate communication between the fields of particle physics and astronomy. We survey the known astrophysical anomalies that are suggestive of...
arXiv: Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic AstrophysicsAstrophysics::Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics
free text keywords: General Physics and Astronomy, Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics, High Energy Physics - Phenomenology
Related Organizations
290 references, page 1 of 20

[321] I. Ferrero, M. G. Abadi, J. F. Navarro, L. V. Sales, and S. Gurovich, \The dark matter haloes of dwarf galaxies: a challenge for the cold dark matter paradigm?" MNRAS 425, 2817{2823 (2012), arXiv:1111.6609.

[322] E. Papastergis, E. A. K. Adams, and J. M. van der Hulst, \An accurate measurement of the baryonic Tully-Fisher relation with heavily gas-dominated ALFALFA galaxies," A&A 593, A39 (2016), arXiv:1602.09087. [OpenAIRE]

[323] L. V. Sales, J. F. Navarro, K. Oman, A. Fattahi, I. Ferrero, M. Abadi, R. Bower, R. A. Crain, C. S. Frenk, T. Sawala, M. Schaller, J. Schaye, T. Theuns, and S. D. M. White, \The low-mass end of the baryonic Tully-Fisher relation," MNRAS 464, 2419{2428 (2017), arXiv:1602.02155. [OpenAIRE]

[324] A. Klypin, I. Karachentsev, D. Makarov, and O. Nasonova, \Abundance of eld galaxies," MNRAS 454, 1798{1810 (2015), arXiv:1405.4523. [OpenAIRE]

[325] Rachel Mandelbaum, Uros Seljak, Guinevere Kau mann, Christopher M. Hirata, and Jonathan Brinkmann, \Galaxy halo masses and satellite fractions from galaxy-galaxy lensing in the sdss: stellar mass, luminosity, morphology, and environment dependencies," Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc. 368, 715 (2006), arXiv:astro-ph/0511164 [astro-ph].

[326] J. I. Read, O. Agertz, and M. L. M. Collins, \Dark matter cores all the way down," MNRAS 459, 2573{2590 (2016), arXiv:1508.04143. [OpenAIRE]

[327] S. Trujillo-Gomez, A. Schneider, E. Papastergis, D. S. Reed, and G. Lake, \Another baryon miracle? Testing solutions to the \missing dwarfs" problem," ArXiv e-prints (2016), arXiv:1610.09335.

[328] A. Schneider, S. Trujillo-Gomez, E. Papastergis, D. S. Reed, and G. Lake, \Hints against the cold and collisionless nature of dark matter from the galaxy velocity function," ArXiv e-prints (2016), arXiv:1611.09362.

[329] A. Kamada, M. Kaplinghat, A. B. Pace, and H.-B. Yu, \How the Self-Interacting Dark Matter Model Explains the Diverse Galactic Rotation Curves," ArXiv e-prints (2016), arXiv:1611.02716. [OpenAIRE]

[330] P. Creasey, O. Sameie, L. V. Sales, H.-B. Yu, M. Vogelsberger, and J. Zavala, \Spreading out and staying sharp - creating diverse rotation curves via baryonic and self-interaction e ects," MNRAS 468, 2283{2295 (2017), arXiv:1612.03903. [OpenAIRE]

[331] A. M. Brooks, E. Papastergis, C. R. Christensen, F. Governato, A. Stilp, T. R. Quinn, and J. Wadsley, \How to Reconcile the Observed Velocity Function of Galaxies with Theory," ArXiv e-prints (2017), arXiv:1701.07835. [OpenAIRE]

[332] J. Pen~arrubia, A. Pontzen, M. G. Walker, and S. E. Koposov, \The Coupling between the Core/Cusp and Missing Satellite Problems," ApJL 759, L42 (2012), arXiv:1207.2772.

[333] Y. Zu and R. Mandelbaum, \Mapping stellar content to dark matter haloes using galaxy clustering and galaxy-galaxy lensing in the SDSS DR7," MNRAS 454, 1161{1191 (2015), arXiv:1505.02781.

[334] Mark Vogelsberger, Jesus Zavala, Christine Simpson, and Adrian Jenkins, \Dwarf galaxies in CDM and SIDM with baryons: observational probes of the nature of dark matter," Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc. 444, 3684{3698 (2014), arXiv:1405.5216 [astro-ph.CO].

[335] A. Bastidas Fry, F. Governato, A. Pontzen, T. Quinn, M. Tremmel, L. Anderson, H. Menon, A. M. Brooks, and J. Wadsley, \All about baryons: revisiting SIDM predictions at small halo masses," Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc. 452, 1468{1479 (2015), arXiv:1501.00497 [astro-ph.CO]. [OpenAIRE]

290 references, page 1 of 20
Powered by OpenAIRE Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue