Dark Matter Halo Mergers and Quasars

  title={Dark Matter Halo Mergers and Quasars},
  author={Jorge D{\'i}az Moreno},
DARK MATTER HALO MERGERS AND QUASARS Jorge Moreno Ravi Sheth, Advisor The formation and evolution of galaxies and the supermassive black holes they harbor at their nuclei depends strongly on the merger history of their surrounding dark matter haloes. First we developed a semi-analytic algorithm that describes the merger history tree of a halo. The following… CONTINUE READING