Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-16518
Iliev, I T; Pen, U L; McDonald, P; Shapiro, P R; Mellema, G; Alvarez, M A (2009). Reionization: characteristic scales, topology and observability. Astrophysics and Space Science, 320(1-3):39-43.
View at publisher
Recently the numerical simulations of the process of reionization of the universe at z>6 have made a qualitative leap forward, reaching sufficient sizes and dynamic range to determine the characteristic scales of this process. This allowed making the first realistic predictions for a variety of observational signatures. We discuss recent results from large-scale radiative transfer and structure formation simulations on the observability of high-redshift Ly-α sources. We also briefly discuss the dependence of the characteristic scales and topology of the ionized and neutral patches on the reionization parameters.
164 downloads since deposited on 10 Mar 2009
21 downloads since 12 months
|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||07 Faculty of Science > Institute for Computational Science|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||530 Physics|
|Deposited On:||10 Mar 2009 10:57|
|Last Modified:||27 Nov 2013 23:14|
Users (please log in): suggest update or correction for this item
Repository Staff Only: item control page