Constrained Simulations of the Real Universe: The Local Supercluster

@article{Klypin2001ConstrainedSO,
  title={Constrained Simulations of the Real Universe: The Local Supercluster},
  author={Anatoly Klypin and Yehuda Hoffman and Andrey V. Kravtsov and Stefan Gottl{\"o}ber},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={596},
  pages={19-33}
}
We present cosmological simulations that closely mimic the real uiverse within ~100 Mpc of the Local Group. The simulations, called constrained simulations, reproduce the large-scale density field with major nearby structures, including the Local Group, the Coma and Virgo Clusters, the Great Attractor, the Perseus-Pisces Supercluster, and the Local Supercluster, in approximately correct locations. The MARK III survey of peculiar velocities of the observed structures inside an 80 h-1 Mpc sphere… 

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