Recent results on the properties of z~1-2 star forming galaxy population

Tue, Jan 26, 2016 at 1:00 pm

131 Campbell Hall

Reinhard Genzel (UC Berkeley)

I will discuss recent results of the KMOS-3D and PHIBSS surveys relating to the properties of the massive star forming population at the peak of cosmic star formation activity. Topics will be the angular momentum distribution, rotation curves, baryon fraction, gas content and outflows.