On the Importance of Very-light Internally-subsonic AGN Jets in Radio-mode AGN Feedback

Preprint English OPEN
Guo, Fulai; (2016)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3847/0004-637X/826/1/17
  • Subject: Astrophysics - Astrophysics of Galaxies | Astrophysics - High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Galaxy Astrophysics | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics | High Energy Physics::Experiment

Radio-mode AGN feedback plays a key role in the evolution of galaxy groups and clusters. Its physical origin lies in the kpc-scale interaction of AGN jets with the intracluster medium. Large-scale jet simulations often initiate light internally-supersonic jets with dens... View more
Share - Bookmark