The First Billion Years project: the impact of stellar radiation on the co-evolution of Populations II and III

@article{Johnson2013TheFB,
  title={The First Billion Years project: the impact of stellar radiation on the co-evolution of Populations II and III},
  author={Jarrett Johnson and Claudio Dalla Vecchia and Sadegh Khochfar},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={428},
  pages={1857-1872}
}
With the first metal enrichment by Population (Pop) III supernovae (SNe), the formation of the first metal-enriched, Pop II stars becomes possible. In turn, Pop III star formation and early metal enrichment are slowed by the high energy radiation emitted by Pop II stars. Thus, through the SNe and radiation they produce, Populations II and III coevolve in the early Universe, one regulated by the other. We present large (4 Mpc) 3 , high resolution cosmological simulations in which we self… Expand
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