Major mergers are not significant drivers of star formation or morphological transformation around the epoch of peak cosmic star formation

@article{Lofthouse2017MajorMA,
  title={Major mergers are not significant drivers of star formation or morphological transformation around the epoch of peak cosmic star formation},
  author={Emma K. Lofthouse and Sugata Kaviraj and C. J. Conselice and Alice Mary Mortlock and Will G. Hartley},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2017},
  volume={465},
  pages={2895-2900}
}
  • Emma K. Lofthouse, Sugata Kaviraj, +2 authors Will G. Hartley
  • Published 2017
  • Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
  • This is a pre-copyedited, author-produced pdf of an article accepted for publication in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society following peer review. The version of record, E. K. Lofthouse; S. Kaviraj; C. J. Conselice; A. Mortlock; and W. Hartley, ‘Major mergers are not significant drivers of star formation or morphological transformation around the epoch of peak cosmic star formation’, MNRAS, (2016) 465(3): 2895-2900, first published online 10 November 2016, is available at doi… CONTINUE READING

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