A dust-obscured massive maximum-starburst galaxy at a redshift of 6.34

@article{Riechers2013ADM,
  title={A dust-obscured massive maximum-starburst galaxy at a redshift of 6.34},
  author={D. Riechers and C. M. Bradford and D. Clements and C. Dowell and I. P'erez-Fournon and R. Ivison and C. Bridge and A. Conley and H. Fu and J. Vieira and J. Wardlow and J. Calanog and A. Cooray and P. Hurley and R. Neri and J. Kamenetzky and J. Aguirre and B. Altieri and V. Arumugam and D. Benford and M. B'ethermin and J. Bock and D. Burgarella and A. Cabrera-Lavers and S. Chapman and P. Cox and J. Dunlop and L. Earle and D. Farrah and P. Ferrero and A. Franceschini and R. Gavazzi and Jason S. Glenn and E. Solares and M. Gurwell and M. Halpern and E. Hatziminaoglou and A. Hyde and E. Ibar and A. Kov{\'a}cs and M. Krips and R. Lupu and P. R. Maloney and P. Mart'inez-Navajas and H. Matsuhara and E. Murphy and B. Naylor and H. Nguyen and S. Oliver and A. Omont and M. Page and G. Petitpas and N. Rangwala and I. Roseboom and D. Scott and A. Smith and J. Staguhn and A. Streblyanska and A. Thomson and I. Valtchanov and M. Viero and L. Wang and M. Zemcov and J. Zmuidzinas},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2013},
  volume={496},
  pages={329-333}
}
  • D. Riechers, C. M. Bradford, +61 authors J. Zmuidzinas
  • Published 2013
  • Physics, Medicine
  • Nature
  • Massive present-day early-type (elliptical and lenticular) galaxies probably gained the bulk of their stellar mass and heavy elements through intense, dust-enshrouded starbursts—that is, increased rates of star formation—in the most massive dark-matter haloes at early epochs. However, it remains unknown how soon after the Big Bang massive starburst progenitors exist. The measured redshift (z) distribution of dusty, massive starbursts has long been suspected to be biased low in z owing to… CONTINUE READING
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