Effects of coupled dark energy on the Milky Way and its satellites

@article{Penzo2016EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of coupled dark energy on the Milky Way and its satellites},
  author={Camilla Penzo and Andrea V. Macci{\`o} and Marco Baldi and Luciano Casarini and Jos{\'e} O{\~n}orbe},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2016},
  volume={461},
  pages={2490-2501}
}
We present the first numerical simulations in coupled dark energy cosmologies with high enough resolution to investigate the effects of the coupling on galactic and sub-galactic scales. We choose two constant couplings and a time-varying coupling function and we run simulations of three Milky-Way-size halos ($\sim$10$^{12}$M$_{\odot}$), a lower mass halo (6$\times$10$^{11}$M$_{\odot}$) and a dwarf galaxy halo (5$\times$10$^{9}$M$_{\odot}$). We resolve each halo with several millions dark matter… 

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