The cosmic evolution of oxygen and nitrogen abundances in star-forming galaxies over the past 10 Gyr

  title={The cosmic evolution of oxygen and nitrogen abundances in star-forming galaxies over the past 10 Gyr},
  author={E. P{\'e}rez-Montero and Thierry Contini and Fabrice Lamareille and Christian Maier and C. M. Carollo and Jean-Paul Kneib and Olivier Le F{\`e}vre and Simon J. Lilly and V. Mainieiri and Alvio Renzini and Marco Scodeggio and Giovanni Zamorani and Sandro Bardelli and Micol Bolzonella and A. Bongiorno and Karina I. Caputi and Olga Cucciati and Sylvain de la Torre and Loic de Ravel and Paolo Franzetti and Bianca Garilli and Angela Iovino and P. Kampczyk and Christian Knobel and Katarina Kova{\vc} and J. F. Le Borgne and Vincent Le Brun and Marco Mignoli and Roser Pell{\'o} and Y. Peng and Valentina Presotto and Elena Ricciardelli and John D. Silverman and M. Tanaka and Lidia A. M. Tasca and Laurence Tresse and D. Vergani and Elena Zucca},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
Aims. The chemical evolution of galaxies on a cosmological timescale is still a matter of debate despite the increasing number of available data provided by spectroscopic surveys of star-forming galaxies at different redshifts. The fundamental relations involving metallicity, such as the mass-metallicity relation (MZR) or the fundamental metallicity relation, give controversial results about the reality of evolution of the chemical content of galaxies at a given stellar mass. In this work we… Expand
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  • Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
  • 2019
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